We value the privacy of every individual and are committed to handling personal information in accordance with the privacy principles contained in the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 (Vic). This Privacy Statement explains how your personal information will be handled when you access and interact with this website including any service accessible through the website that facilitates information sharing.


Clickstream data

The following non-personal information may be automatically recorded for statistical and system administration purposes:

·         your server address

·         your top level domain name (for example, com, .au, .gov)

·         the date and the time of your visit to the site

·         the pages you accessed and downloaded

·         the address of the last site you visited

·         your operating system

·         the type of browser you are using.


This website may use cookies from time to time. Cookies are small data files that a website or web service places on a user's hard drive to record aspects of that user's experience of the website or web service respectively. Cookies are not used to identify you or record any of your personal information. The default settings of your browser may allow some or all cookies, but you can easily take steps to erase cookies, block all cookies or receive a warning before a cookie is stored on your device. However, websites and services may not function fully if you disallow cookies.

Third party data collection

Third parties, including Google and Facebook, may use cookies, web beacons and other storage technologies to collect or receive information when you visit this website and elsewhere on the Internet in order to provide measurement services and target ads. This information is not used to identify you and does not include information you provide in the conference registration process.

To opt-out of personalised ads, adjust the relevant settings or preferences in your accounts with these services. Google and Facebook provide instructions on how to do this:

·         Google - Turn off personalised ads

·         Facebook - Control the ads you see

You can also opt-out your browser or mobile device from personalised ads via Google and many other online advertising platforms in bulk at