All participants are required to register through our online registration system. Please read the guidelines below. If you have any questions relating to the registration process please contact the IMSTEC2022 Secretariat at

Registration Fees

       Type                        Early Bird                                   Standard                                                                                                      Registration

     Student                     $730 AUD                                   $830 AUD

   Registration                      or

                                       $685 AUD

                              (MSA member discount)*

          Full                        $1090 AUD                                $1290 AUD

   Registration                        or

                                          $965 AUD

                              (MSA member discount)*

    Single-Day                       n/a                                         $600 AUD


Important Dates


Abstract Submission Open

1 December 2020

Abstract Submission Closed

31 August 2022

Registration Open

1 December 2020

Notification Abstract Acceptance

15 October 2022

Early Bird Deadline

15 October 2022


4 - 8 December 2022

*MSA membership starts at A$ 30/y for students and A$ 90/y for individuals.

What is included in the student and full registration?
Full access to the conference sessions and workshops, conference dinner, coffee breaks and lunches.

What is NOT included in the student and full registration?
Bus conference tour (TBA), only limited place will be available.


MSA member discount
Discount are available through our partnership with the Membrane Society of Australasia (MSA) for current and new members.


Please visit if you wish to renew or become a MSA member.


Early Career Researcher Discount
Early Career Researchers are academic staff within five years of having been awarded a PhD or recognised equivalent (taking in to consideration relevant career opportunity and interruptions) that are:

  • in a research-focused role, an education-focused role, or a combined research and education role; and

  • in a continuing or fixed-term position.


A limited number of ECR discounts will be available, and will be given to “first come, first served” basis. If you meet the eligibility criteria, please contact the conference organisers and we will get back to you within 1-2 weeks with the outcomes of your application. If successful, you will be expected to submit an abstract and to pay for your registration (at reduced costs) after acceptance of your abstract.


Please email to register your interest in an ECR discount.


Methods of Payment
IMSTEC 2020 will be using credit card and PayPal for all of our secure e-commerce payment system. Even if you don’t have a PayPal account you are able to use your credit card on this platform.


Modification and Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be received in writing sent to IMSTEC2022 at Cancellations received 3 months before the start of the conference will be refund in full minus a 10% admin fee. A 50% refund will be given for cancellations received 2 months before the start of the conference. Unfortunately, cancellations received 1 month before the conference or for no-shows at the conference, no refund will be issued. Unfortunately, no refund will be provided in the event of unsuccessful visa application.


Modification and substitution of registrations will be facilitated at any time, please contact us at


Visa Information
All visitors to Australia must have a valid visa to travel to and enter Australia. Please see our detailed visa information pages for more details on planning your trip to Australia. If you require an invitation letter for your visa application please email


Food and Allergies Disclaimer
The conference catering staff and suppliers prepare all food in accordance with the Food Standards set by Food Standards Australia and are fully Food Safe Accredited.


The conference catering kitchen and equipment used within may contain traces of nuts, egg, dairy, gluten and other know allergens. Although all care is taken by the conference catering to ensure these items are contained, we cannot guarantee that all dietary requirements will be met. Whilst we understand the serious implications of reactions to allergens and will endeavour not to cross contaminate your food, the conference catering will not accept responsibility or liability for an adverse reaction to our any of our food by any guest.