Welcome Reception & Posters

Description: Join us for an Australiana-themed welcome reception to kick off the Congress in true Aussie style while learning about the latest research in respiratory viruses. Meet and greet our friendly local wildlife, including koalas and enjoy a selection of classic Australian foods and drinks with your peers as we celebrate the opening of OPTIONS XII in the land down under!
Location: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre
Date: Sunday, 29 September 2024
Start time (if applicable): 18:30h
End time (if applicable): 20:30h
Price (same for all): A$0, additional tickets for non-registered partners available to attend for A$80



Early Career Researcher (ECR) Trivia Night

Description: Join us for an exciting ECR (Early Career Researcher) Pub Trivia Night! Test your knowledge across a range of fun and challenging topics while enjoying a relaxed evening with fellow researchers. Compete in teams for fantastic prizes, enjoy some delicious food and drinks, and make new connections in a vibrant pub setting. Whether you're a trivia buff or just looking for a good time, this night promises to be full of laughter, learning, and camaraderie. Don't miss out on this perfect blend of brains and beers!
Location: Grenier Lane Bar, Pig N Whistle
Date: Sunday, 29 September 2024
Start time (if applicable): 20:30h
End time (if applicable): Late
Price: A$0 (must be an Early Career Researcher)



Conference Party

Description: Get ready for an unforgettable night at Brisbane's iconic Eat Street Night Markets! Join us to sample delicious dishes from around the world, sip on your favorite drinks and dance the night away. With a lively atmosphere and endless food options, this party promises to be one to remember!
Location: Eat Street Northshore, Hamilton Queensland
Date: Tuesday, 1 October 2024
Start time (if applicable): 19:00h
End time (if applicable): 23:00h
Price: A$150