2023 Faculty of Business, Justice and Behavioural Sciences HDR Conference

Embrace the Evolution of Work and Research in the Age of Automation and Artificial Intelligence

We extend a special invitation to all Higher Degree Research students and supervisors to join us at a captivating conference focused on "the future of work and research amidst the era of automation and artificial intelligence".

This event is designed exclusively for you, providing a platform to explore the transformative landscape, connect with ground-breaking ideas, and shape your path toward a remarkable future. Engage with esteemed keynote speakers, collaborate with research support teams, and showcase your own exceptional projects.

Together, let's embark on an inspiring journey that celebrates the limitless potential of higher degree research in this ever-evolving world.

Event information

Start: 12pm/midday on Wednesday 22nd November 2023

Finish: Friday 23rd November 2023

Wagga RSL club

Key information

Please take note of the following key dates:

  • Abstracts submission closes – Monday, 30th October 2023.
  • PowerPoint Presentations submission closes – Monday, 30th October 2023.

Presentation Submissions

All Faculty of BJBS HDR students are invited to present at the HDR Conference.

There are two streams for submission:

Abstract submission

Abstract template (Computing and Mathematics only) for download

Abstracts submission closes - Monday, 30th October 2023.

Powerpoint submission

Please ensure you read and understand these guidelines before submitting your PowerPoint slides for Presentation.

We strongly recommend that you do not exceed 15 slides in your PowerPoint Presentation as you have a maximum of 15 mins to present your research.

Your presentation must be provided by the Monday, 30th October 2023.  This provides time to prepare conference administrator at the venue to ensure your presentation is ready to go for your session.

Presentation Guidelines

Powerpoint slides submission closes – Monday, 30th October 2023.

Keynote speakers

Michael Eburn

Dr Michael Eburn

Dr Eburn is the leading researcher in the area of emergency services, emergency management and the law. He is the author or co-author of three books and has made over 80 other contributions as book chapters, journal articles, professional publications and conference and professional development presentations. His blog, Australian Emergency Law, is widely read and respected throughout the sector. He has been a principal researcher on projects on law and governance funded by the Bushfire, and then the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRCs.

Michael has been an invited expert on disaster law at events hosted by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Kuala Lumpur and Geneva and an invited guest of the International Disaster Law project hosted by Roma Tre University and the University of Bologna in Italy.

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Prof John Rossiter

Professor John Rossiter

Professor John Rossiter is a recognized world expert in the field of advertising and consumer behavior and is also the inventor of a new system of social science measurement.

In the advertising field, John Rossiter is best known for his advertising and marketing communications textbooks: Rossiter and Percy (1987, 1997); Rossiter and Danaher (1998); Rossiter and Bellman (2005); and Rossiter, Percy and Bergkvist, a book due for publication in 2018.  He has also published regularly in all the major advertising journals.

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Conference program

Day One -  Wednesday - Mirage Room


Day Two -  Thursday - Mirage Room