Registration options

The International Biotechnology Symposium 2016 will be held as part of the International BioFest week from 24-27 Ocotber 2016. 

Delegates are able to register for the International Biotechnology Sympoisum 2016 or a number of events throughout the week. To view further information on the International BioFest and associated events please view the BioFest website by clicking here.   

Please conatct the events team for any queries on the packages available: [email protected] 


IBS 2016 Registration 


Registration includes entry to all IBS 2016 sessions, all conference working buffet luncheons, morning and afternoon tea, unlimited access to the industry exhibition hall and entry into conference social events such as the welcome reception and closing receptions.


Registration also includes access to the AusPartering, business matching program, to request and schedule 30 minute meetings with other attendees.


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Registration Cost


  Early-Bird (AUD) After Early-Bird (AUD)
AusBiotech & IUPAC member registration $1,100 $1,300
Non-member registration $1,700 $1,900
Academic N/A $950
Developing Country N/A $590
Student N/A $150
Gala Dinner N/A $98


Early-bird rates closing on 15 July 2016, after which the standard rate will apply.


International BioFest registration options

Upgrade your IBS 2016 registration to include AusBiotech 2016 for just $500 or AusBiotech 2016 and Australia Biotech Invest 2016 for $800




Visitor Trade Day

AusBiotech invites you to attend the Trade Visitor Day on Wednesday 26 Ocotber from 11.00am - 3.00pm. Trade day offers complimentary access to the Exhibition Hall to give you a snapshot of International BioFest. Get a taste for exhibiting with AusBiotech for future events, engage with other exhibitors or explore employment opportunities. Exhibitors are encouraged to invite key prospects and clients to the Trade Visitor Day.
While access is complimentary, registration must be completed prior to 17 October 2016.





  • To register as an academic you must be a teacher or scholar in a university or other institute of higher education
  • Please click here to view the list of developing countries as classified by the Minister of Foreign Affairs 
  • To qualify for a student discounted registration, you must have a current tertiary ID institute of higher education
  • Further information can be found under Terms and Conditions

Please conatct the events team for any queries on the packages available: [email protected]