+61 3 8888 9500 ottawa2024@arinexgroup.com


Welcome to the registration page for Ottawa 2024.

All persons intending to attend the Conference must complete an online Registration Form.

Please read the below registration information before you complete the Registration Form. Should you experience any difficulties please contact the Conference Managers at register.ottawa2024@arinexgroup.com.

Register for Ottawa 2024

Registration Fees and Types
All fees are listed in Australian dollars (AUD) and include a 10% Goods and Services Tax (GST).

In-Person Registration

Registration Category Early bird registration
available until 28 November 2023 AEDT
Standard registration
available from 29 November 2023 AEDT
Onsite registration
available from 20 February 2024 AEDT
Participant Registration $990.00 $1,300.00 $1,500.00
Low and Middle-Income Countries Registration $710.00 $890.00 $950.00
Student Registration $610.00 $690.00
Junior Doctor / Junior Health Professional Registration $690.00 $870.00

Social Functions

Ticket Category
Welcome Reception – additional tickets* $110.00
Optional Gala Dinner tickets $155.00

Pre-Conference Workshops

Registration Category One half-day workshop Two or more half-day workshops Two-full day workshop (ESMEA)
Workshop Fee $175.00 $140.00 per workshop $700.00

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*The welcome reception is inclusive in all in-person full registration categories.

Early Bird Registrations
To be entitled to the early registration fee you must have registered and paid by Tuesday 28 November 2023 AEDT.

Low and Middle Income Countries
Delegates from these countries as defined by the World Bank will eligible for the low and middle-income registration rates. Please refer to the World Bank list at https://data.worldbank.org/country/XO.

Student Registrations
A student is defined as a holder of a student identification card from a recognised tertiary or secondary educational institution or a holder of an international student card (submitted in English). Students must be studying full-time to qualify for the discounted rate.  A copy of your student identification card must be uploaded during the registration process or emailed to the Conference Managers via email register.ottawa2024@arinexgroup.com.  Without this, the full registration fee will be charged.

Junior Doctor / Junior Health Professional Registrations
The junior doctor / junior health professional rates are applicable to delegates who are within their first three (3) years post qualification.

Visa Requirements
All visitors to Australia must have a valid visa to travel to and enter Australia. Please note that, for international participants, to obtain an Australian visa an invitation letter is not required. Once you have registered and paid the registration fees in full then your confirmation of registration or tax invoices for payment of registration fees is sufficient to lodge with your visa application.

Note – it is strongly recommended that Australian visa applications are lodged at least 2-3 months prior to departure from your port of origin.

Vaccination Requirements
See the latest Australian travel requirements here: https://www.health.gov.au/health-alerts/covid-19/international-travel.


The 2024 Ottawa Conference will be held at a time when three international artists have concerts scheduled in Melbourne. We anticipate accommodation and flights may be at a premium during this time and we urge you to reserve your accommodation on via the registration form as soon as possible to avoid missing out.

    • Taylor Swift concerts – Melbourne from 16 to 18 February 2024
    • Pink concerts – Melbourne on 23 and 24 February 2024
    • Blink-182 concerts – Melbourne on 26, 27 and 29 February 2024

*Important note regarding scam emails from third parties*
Please note communications sent by external travel providers are not associated with Arinex. All official event travel and accommodation arrangements, and communications regarding your registration will be sent to you directly by Arinex.

If you receive any external communications please note proceeding with booking with an external provider is at your own risk and no liability will be borne by the Conference. Please contact ottawa2024@arinexgroup.com if you have any queries.

Registration Terms and Conditions

All Conference registrations receive the following:

  • Morning, lunch and afternoon break catering
  • Access to the Welcome Reception
  • Opportunity to purchase additional guest tickets for social functions, if required
  • Entry to the trade exhibition across the Conference days
  • Access to discounted accommodation rates at nearby hotels, available exclusively for Ottawa 2024 attendees

Registration confirmation

Your completed registration and successful payment will be acknowledged via email with a confirmation of your requirements according to your registration form. Your registration will only be processed or confirmed if payment does accompany your form.

Name badge

Each delegate of the Conference will receive a name badge upon registration. The badge will be your official pass and must be clearly visible at all times to obtain entry to all sessions and to social functions. The Conference Managers expect appropriate behaviour from attendees and reserve the right to revoke the badge and privileges of anyone behaving in an inappropriate manner.

Credit Card

Please note all online registrations require immediate payment by credit card.  Accepted credit cards are MasterCard, Visa and American Express. Please note all transactions by credit card will appear on your statement as payment to ‘Conference by Arinex’.


Cancellations must be notified in writing to the Conference Managers at register.ottawa2024@arinex.com.au.

Registration Fees: Cancellations on or before Tuesday 28 November 2023 will incur a $150.00 AUD cancellation fee. Cancellations from Wednesday 29 November 2023 to Monday 15 January 2024 will incur a 50% cancellation fee. Cancellations after Tuesday 16 January 2024 will not be entitled to refunds.

Social Tickets: Payments are non-refundable from Tuesday 16 January 2024.


Whilst unlikely, should the Conference need to change from an in-person to a fully virtual meeting format, all delegates will automatically receive refunds for the difference in registration amounts between the two categories, and transferred to a fully virtual registration option.


The program is correct at the time of publishing.  The organisers reserve the right to delete, modify or alter items from the program or to delete, modify or alter any aspect of the Conference timetabling and delivery at their sole discretion and without notice.  Neither the host organisation(s) nor the Conference Managers will accept any liability for any loss or inconvenience caused to any party consequent to such changes.

The Conference Managers reserve the right to use any recordings whether audio or video and/or any photographs taken at any stage during the Conference for promotional, advertising or reporting of the Conference and/or its content at their sole discretion.

The Organiser of Ottawa 2024 (the “Event”) reserve the right to remove from the venue/Event at any time any attendee deemed to be causing, or potentially causing, a disturbance or exhibiting disruptive or inappropriate behaviour.  Such removal does not constitute a right to refund of any fees paid.  Please view the Code of Conduct here which all attendees are expected to comply with.

For visa information please download the following information factsheet from the Australian Immigration Office. To apply for your visa, click here.