"You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete."

Buckminster Fuller, philosopher, futurist and global thinker (1895 - 1983)

"Then I say the Earth belongs to each generation during its course, fully and in its right no generation can contract debts greater than may be paid during the course of its existence"

Thomas Jefferson, September 6, 1789

"History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives"

Abba Eban


Side events

Looking for a perfect and strategic communication & dissemination opportunity for your project?

Showcase your project at AP SDEWES 2024 by organizing a Conference Side Event!

Gold Coast AP SDEWES 2024 conference provides an opportunity to bring much deserved attention to projects focused on any topic covered by the conference scope.

Host a side event dedicated to your project in Gold Coast! A limited number of additional conference rooms are at our disposal at the conference venue during the conference week.

Don't miss this opportunity!

Details and pricing

The cost of one 2 hour slot session plus delivering materials and placing roll ups in hall is 8.340 AUD. The listed price covers full conference participation for 6 delegates and a dedicated time slot (selected by you) in the conference schedule. Project side event will be listed in the conference website (side events section) and schedule page (linking to the event on the events section)


Get more information or send your project side event proposal to

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