Social Events


Let’s kick off the conference with an informal welcome reception where you will have the opportunity to network with fellow conference delegates and explore the wonderful Melbourne School of Design building- our venue for the event.

Join us from 8am to register and mingle before being transferred to our first off site visit for the event.

When: From 8am on Monday 29 January 2018
Where: Melbourne School of Design Building, The University of Melbourne Parkville campus
Costs: Included in conference fee.

Conference Dinner

Always a must at conferences, the ZEMCH 2018 Conference will be hosted at The Woodward Conference Centre, located on the top floor of the Law Building. Chosen for its sweeping views of the Melbourne city skyline and wonderful food, this event will provide an opportunity to get to know your fellow delegates and conference committee more intimately.

When: 7:30pm on Wednesday 31 January 2018
Where: The Woodward Conference Centre, 185 Pelham Street Carlton
Costs: Dinner is included in the registration fee for all full event delegates*

*Delegates will be asked to RSVP for the dinner once registered. Partners may also attend for a fee, details for this will also be available once delegates have registered.

Conference Dinner tickets

Melbourne School of Design Building Tours

Come and be taken through a tour of the well known and loved Melbourne School of Design Building. Guided by Faculty academics and students, this is your opportunity to see the building from a student’s perspective and find out more about its design.

When: Thursday 1 February 2018 from 4:30pm to 5pm
Where: Leaving from the Atrium in the Melbourne School of Design Building on campus
Costs: Included in conference fee

*No RSVP required

Self-guided Green Building Tour

A self-guided tour of green buildings in the City of Melbourne is available.
Ask when registering for further details and take at your own pace!

When: At delegates leisure
Where: A walking tour through the city of Melbourne
Costs: Free