We invite you to join us for the 2018 Australasian Computer Science Week (ASCW) being held in Brisbane 30 January – 2 February 2018.
ACSW is the premier event for Computer Science researchers across Australasia, organised under the governing auspices of Computing Research and Education (CORE) Association of Australasia.
ACSW consists of several conferences covering a wide range Computer Science topics. The annual conference is attended by many national and international delegates comprising HDR students, distinguished academics and Industry representatives from across Australasia in computer science.
More information regarding invited speakers and programmed events will be released via our new look ASCW website as planning proceeds. We encourage you to check the website regularly for updates.
We look forward to seeing you in Brisbane.
Prof. David Abramson, UQ 2018 ACSW Chair
We are pleased to announce the following invited speakers will be presenting at ACSW 2018
Professor Ann Nicholson, Faculty of Information Technology, Monash University
Dr Junhao Gan, School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, University of Queensland
Associate Professor Lexing Xie, School of Computer Science, Australian National University
Dr Antonette Mendoza, School of Computing and Information Systems, University of Melbourne
Further information regarding ACSW 2018 speakers will be announced shortly.
ACSW 2018 ECR/HDR track
In 2018 ACSW will add an exciting stream focussed on training opportunities for Early Career Researchers and Higher Degree students in addition to the traditional sub-conferences. The following activities are being planned:
A panel on how to apply for an ARC DECRA, led by former members of the ARC College of Experts and successful DECRA fellows
A panel on how to build an run industry collaborations, with successful members of the CS community.
A panel/workshop on how to apply for a promotion, with former and current heads of school and people who have been successful
An academic integrity workshop, led by UQ’s integrity team.
A grant writing workshop, led by ARC external reviewers and successful awardees
A panel on how to prepare for ACS and IEAust accreditation, led by teams who have been successful.
A set of lightning talks and posters, given by both senior and early career academics.
Dr Marie Boden – School engagement The University of Queensland
Professor Michael Bruenig The University of Queensland
Dr Minh Dinh – Publications The University of Queensland
Mark Endrei – Graduate students The University of Queensland
Dr Hoang Nguyen – ECR engagement The University of Queensland
Professor Paul Roe Queensland University of Technology
Professor Abdul Sattar Griffith University
Professor Paul Strooper The University of Queensland
Associate Professor Stephen Viller – Undergraduate engagement The University of Queensland
Professor Stephen Wilson – Undergraduate engagement The University of Queensland
Dr Jack Yang – Publicity The University of Wollongong
The Computing Research and Education Association of Australasia, CORE, is an association of university departments of computer science in Australia and New Zealand. Prior to 2004 it was known as the Computer Science Association, CSA.