www.icn2018.com Having trouble viewing this email? Click here

Take Flight

Getting to Brisbane has never been easier with Brisbane Airport operating 24 hours a day, seven days a week and two major terminals servicing 30 airlines flying to 79 destinations.

For competitive fares with Qantas search here.

  • Aircalin
  • Air Canada
  • Air New Zealand
  • Air Niugini
  • Air Vanuatu
  • Alliance Airlines
  • Cathay Pacific Airlines
  • China Airlines
  • China Eastern Airlines
  • China Southern Airlines
  • Emirates
  • Etihad Airways
  • EVA Air
  • Fiji Airways
  • Fly Corporate
  • Hawaiian Airlines
  • Jetstar
  • JetGo
  • Korean Air
  • Malindo Air
  • Nauru Airlines
  • Philippine Airlines
  • Regional Express
  • Qantas
  • QantasLink
  • Singapore Airlines
  • Solomon Airlines
  • Thai Airways International
  • Tigerair
  • Virgin Australia


Unless you’re an Australian or New Zealand citizen, you’ll need a visa to enter the country for your event. For the most up-to-date information about how to apply for a visa before arriving in Australia, click here.



The Congress accommodation is varied in type, price range and location to give you an assortment of options If you like to be close the Congress venue, Rydges South Bank is the closest hotel and is adjoined by a concourse that gives you access to the Plaza Level of the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. Accommodation venues located in the Central Business District are a short walk.

Book Accommodation Here

The Congress hotels have been selected for their proximity to the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. However, each venue has a benefit to the delegate providing you with a broad selection and choice to suit your accommodation needs whilst in Brisbane.

The Congress hotel rates are guaranteed the best rate for each hotel selected.

All venues are in safe and easy walking distance to the Congress venue and accessible to local supermarkets and general facilities that travelling guests may require.

All abstracts must follow the guidelines and be submitted online by 15 February 2018. Please note that the closing date for abstract submissions will not be extended.

Submit your abstract here


The registration fee is all encompassing and includes catering across the duration ICN2018, together with attendance at the social functions.

Registration Entitlements

  • Admission to all Congress sessions
  • Admission to the Congress exhibition
  • Ticket to the Welcome Reception*
  • Ticket to the Congress Banquet*
  • Approved delegate materials
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea daily

*Please indicate attendance via the registration form.

Register here

Whether visiting from overseas or interstate, delegates and guests are invited to discover Brisbane and its surrounds.

The congress secretariat has negotiated a special congress discount on all Brisbane tours available through the link below. These tours are operated by Gray Line, providing the flexibility to select your preferred tour options and travel dates, including prior to and after the conference.

To see what Brisbane has to offer, click here

Sponsorship and Exhibition opportunities

The ICN 2018 Congress will provide an outstanding opportunity to promote your organisation, to support your brands and to maintain a high profile among some of the world’s leading neuroscientists and animal biologists. As Congress delegates are keen to improve their knowledge of products that can assist them in their research, your participation will help you forge lasting linkages with your clients. The exhibition is set to be the primary networking arena for delegates, Conference partners and exhibitors. The Conference Program has been designed to maximise the opportunity for delegates to visit the exhibition.

Click here for more information and to download the Sponsorship & Exhibition Prospectus.

Thank you to our Sponsors so far

Platinum Koala

The University of Queensland | Queensland Brain Institute

Keynote Speaker Sponsor

Poster Session Sponsor

Flinders University Macquarie University Biological Sciences

Institutional Sponsor

The University of Melbourne

Expression of Interest

Visit the website to keep up to date about ICN 2018 and to register your interest in the International Congress of Neuroethology complete the expression of interest form.

Contact us

Sponsorship & exhibition enquiries

Andrea O'Sullivan
ICN2018 secretariat
c/-ICMS Australasia
PO Box 3599
Brisbane Qld 4101
Tel: +61 7 3255 1002
Fax: +61 7 3255 1004
Email: sponsorship@icn2018.com
Email: exhibition@icn2018.com

General enquiries

Emma Taylor
ICN2018 secretariat
c/-ICMS Australasia
PO Box 3599,
Brisbane Qld 4101
Tel: +61 7 3255 1002
Fax: +61 7 3255 1002
Email: info@icn2018.com


Supported by