AABE Conference 2002

AABE Conference 2002

The 19th biennial conference of the Asian Association for Biology Education will be held at the Warrnambool Campus of Deakin University, Victoria, Australia from 27-29 November, 2002.

Interested persons are invited to register for the conference and to present either spoken or poster papers. There will be sessions devoted to the following themes:

  • Ecological sustainable development
  • Molecular biology

as well as open sessions which will include country reports.

There will also be an open forum on the topic

“New technologies in education – do they enhance learning?”

Registration: A$210 (currently 1A$= 49Usc)


  1. US$10 membership fee of AABE for two years
  2. Abstracts
  3. Welcome function on evening of 26 Nov
  4. Conference dinner
  5. Field excursion on 28 Nov
  6. Lunches, morning & afternoon teas


A range of accommodation is available. Buses connect Melbourne airport to Spencer St rail station. Trains leave for Warrnambool 3 times a day (currently 8:48, 12:40, 18:08). http://www.wcr.com.au/.

Details about Warrnambool are at:


November in Australia is late Spring. Conditions will be mild but evenings cool.


Please detach and forward to

Mrs Christine Harris

School of Ecology & Environment

Deakin University

Warrnambool, Victoria.


Name   ____________________________________

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  • Please send me details about accommodation
  • Please find enclosed A$210 or US$105 for registration. Cheques payable to Deakin University
  • I will pay registration fee at the conference [A$10 surcharge]
  • I would like to present a spoken paper entitled


  • I would like to present a poster paper entitled


  • I am interested in attending  a post conference tour [organised through a travel agent]