Programme Overview

The conference starts out with one day of miniconfs followed by two days of sessions on our main program.

While the conference is a virtual event and available around the world, it is important to note that we will be using Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT - UTC+11) for our sessions.

Conference Overview

Day Start of Day Daytime Evening
Friday Conference Welcome
Keynote
Miniconfs
Saturday Keynote Main Conference
Sunday Keynote Main Conference
Conference Close

Miniconf Daily Schedule

Time Duration (min) Activity
9:00 am 10 LCA Start of day housekeeping
9:10 am 60 LCA Keynote
10:10 am 30 Morning tea break
10:40 am 10 Miniconf opening
10:50 am 30 Miniconf Talk 1
11:20 am 10 Break
11:30 am 30 Miniconf Talk 2
12:00 pm 80 Lunch break
1:20 pm 30 Miniconf Talk 3
1:50 pm 10 Break
2:00 pm 30 Miniconf Talk 4
2:30 pm 10 Break
2:40 pm 30 Miniconf Talk 5
3:10 pm 30 Afternoon tea break
3:40 pm 30 Miniconf Talk 6
4:10 pm 10 Break
4:20 pm 30 Miniconf Talk 7
4:50 pm 10 Break
5:00 pm 30 Miniconf Talk 8
5:30 pm Sessions end
BoF sessions and evening events begin

Main Conference Daily Schedule

Time Duration (min) Activity
9:00 am 10 Start of day housekeeping
9:10 am 60 Keynote
10:10 am 35 Morning tea break
10:45 am 45 Talk 1
11:30 am 10 Break
11:40 am 45 Talk 2
12:25 pm 65 Lunch break
1:30 pm 45 Talk 3
2:15 pm 10 Break
2:25 pm 45 Talk 4
3:10 pm 35 Afternoon tea break
3:45 pm 45 Talk 5
4:30 pm 10 Break
4:40 pm 45 Talk 6
5:25 pm Sessions end
BoF sessions and evening events begin

Presentation Types

Welcome Address

The conference organisers start the event by welcoming everyone and letting everyone know the general housekeeping requirements of the conference.

Keynotes

Each conference morning will begin with a keynote presentation. We are really excited by our invited guests this year and will be making announcements very soon.

Miniconf Talks

Miniconf Talks are 30 minute presentations on a single topic. These are generally presented in lecture format, with the topic fitting within the scope of one of the Miniconfs.

Talks

Talks are 45 minute presentations on a single topic. These are generally presented in lecture format and form the bulk of the available conference slots.

Conference Close

The final part of the conference will include a thanks to all volunteers, announcement of the next year’s LCA location and formal closing.