The fifth Asia Pacific Autism Conference (APAC 17).



The preferred method of registration is via the online form.

Registration Fees

Registration Type

Super Early Bird Rate*
(Up to 8 December 2016)

Early Bird Rate*
(From 9 December to 15 June 2017)

Standard Rate
(From 16 June 2017 )

Full Registration




Student Registration* $595 $595 $650

Parent/Carer/Developing Nations Full Conference Registration**




AS Full Conference Registration ***




Day Registration
Thursday, Friday and Saturday


$495 $495

Day Registration Concession
Thursday, Friday and Saturday


$325 $325


Workshop Registration Type

If Registered for any Full Day of the APAC Conference

If not Registered for the APAC Conference

Standard Registration

$325 per workshop

$425 per workshop

Parent / Carer / Developing Nations Registration**

$215 per workshop

$315 per workshop


Full Registration fee is per person and includes attendance to the conference, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea, welcome reception at end of day one, and delegate satchel and conference materials.

* Student Registration is restricted to those studying full time and a valid full time student card must be shown onsite to collect your name badge.

*Early Bird Rate: To qualify for early bird registration, registration fees must be received by 15 June 2017. Registration fees are based on date of payment receipt, not the date of receipt of registration form.

**Parent / Carer Full Registration: This Concession Registration is a 'per person' rate for a family member or significant carer of a person on the spectrum. This does not apply to professionals working in the field of Autism.

**Developing Nations Full Conference Registration: is for professionals working in the field of Autism Spectrum in developing nations ranked 51 and above as defined by World Bank

***AS Registration: This Concession Registration is a 'per person' rate for a person on the Autism Spectrum

Funding for Presenters on the Autism Spectrum

There is a limited amount of scholarship funding available for presenters on the autism spectrum who have abstracts accepted. The scholarship funding will be available via application to assist with registration fees, but excluding travel, accommodation or other costs. Details of the application procedure will be emailed to presenters who have been successful in having their abstract accepted for presentation.

Please note that scholarship funding applications have now closed and applicants will be notified by email on Thursday 29 June 2017. To take advantage of the Early Bird Discount you need to register and pay by the deadline. If your application is successful your payment will be refunded.


Full Registration entitles the delegate to:
  • All Conference sessions on Thursday 7 September - Saturday 9 September 2017
  • Lunch, morning and afternoon teas on Thursday 7 September - Saturday 9 September 2017
  • Conference satchel, program handbook and delegate materials
  • Welcome Reception on Thursday 7 September 2017
Day Registration entitles the delegate to:
  • All Conference sessions on the day of registration
  • Lunch, morning and afternoon teas on the day of registration
  • Conference satchel, program handbook and delegate materials
  • Welcome reception Thursday 7 September 2017


All Conference payments must be received prior to the Conference. If payment is not received you will be required to provide your personal credit card details at the Conference to guarantee payment. This card will be debited if alternative payment is not received within 14 days.

We accept payment by:

  • Cheque made payable to: 'APAC'
  • Credit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Diners, Amex)

All amounts in the registration form are in Australian dollars (AUD$) and include 10% Goods and Services Tax (GST).
Once your registration has been processed receipt of payment will be emailed to you, to the email address you provide as contact in your registration.


Insurance of any kind is NOT included in registration fees - it is advised that delegates take out appropriate health and travel insurances prior to travelling. The Asia Pacific Autism Conference Committee and the Conference Office do not take any responsibility for delegates failing to insure.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Cancellations received in writing at the Conference Office by Monday 7 August 2017 will be accepted and all fees refunded less an AUD$100 administrative fee.

Cancellations received after this date cannot be accepted and will not be refunded, however transfer of your registration to another person is acceptable. The full name and details of the person that will replace you must be advised in writing to the Conference Office prior to the Conference. No refunds will be made for non-attendance at the Conference.

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We hope you can join us in Sydney for APAC 17. If you want to be kept informed as this international event unfolds or are interested in submitting speaker or topic ideas, please complete the relevant form on this website.