What is ANZSCON?

IEEE ANZSCON 2017 welcomes worldwide IEEE members/non-members, who have an interest in the charter and activities of IEEE Young Professionals (YP) affinity groups, Women in Engineering (WIE) affinity groups, and IEEE Student Activities. ANZSCON is the Australia New Zealand Student and Young Professionals Congress. Being a unique event of its kind, it brings together the leadership from 10 sections across Australia and New Zealand, as well as two Regional Councils.

ANZSCON is an event where young engineering students and young professionals meet and engage to familiarize with trends in science and technology, discuss present and future engineering challenges, develop new skills and share technical, social and professional experiences.

In 2017, the theme of this congress is developing leadership and humanitarian technologies.

 

Who can attend?

 

All IEEE members/non-members from across the globe, who have an interest in the charter and activities of IEEE Young Professionals (YP) affinity groups, Women in Engineering (WIE) affinity groups, and IEEE Student Activities.

What can I get from attending ANZSCON?

ANZSCON 2017 presents excellent opportunities for you to:

  • Network with other leaders to develop professionals and personal relationships
  • Meet and engage with student leaders, young professionals, several top IEEE leaders
  • Learn to create a culture of leadership and innovation
  • Engage and deliver relevancy to your professional peers and relevant audiences
  • Learn technology trends and personal development tools for swift career growth
  • Share your success stories with your peers and influence the community and leadership
  • Participate in competitions to showcase your engineering projects/research to wide audiences
  • Learn and engage with life-shaping IEEE initiatives to develop your career and to engage with your community

Program

Program on Day 1:

Time Event Description
0830 – 0900 Registration
0900 – 1000 Icebreaker Activity, Morning Tea & Refreshments
1015 – 1030 Introduction & Congress Welcome
1030 – 1100 Keynote Speech1
1100 – 1115 Keynote Speech1

Speakers

Venue & Travel

EVENT LOCATION

                                                                                                                          Congress Venue:   University of Technology, Sydney (UTS)

                                                                                                                                                                       Building CB06, 730 Harris Street, Ultimo, NSW 2007

                                                                                                                                                                        Australia

                                                                                                                         Airports:   Sydney Airport (SYD) – 6.5 Kilometers from the airport

                                                                                                                        Getting around Sydney:   Sydney public transportation

 

                                                                                                                                                                             WEATHER

View Sydney weather at weather.com
View Sydney weather at accuweather.com

DRESS CODE

The suggested dress code for ANZSCON is casual smart/business attire.