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Abstract Nomination

The Engineering, Innovation, and Technology Forum invites you to submit an abstract nomination for the upcoming forum in 2024. This event will be held in Brisbane from 20 to 22 August 2024. The abstract submission portal will open on 7 February 2024.

The forum creates a unique opportunity for industry representatives and departmental officers to come together and learn about the critical knowledge and technologies that will keep Queensland at the forefront of the transport sector.

Submissions for presentation abstracts are welcome from all industry representatives and department officers.

We are looking for innovative and interactive presentations focused on:

  • delivery of transport infrastructure projects
  • innovative research outcomes for all modes of transport
  • solutions to complex transport needs
  • ‘outside the box’ thinking that has generated cost effective solutions
  • managing the network, road corridors and operations.

Abstract themes

  • Application of new technology
  • Case study / project learnings
  • Current project
  • Discussion starter
  • Research

Abstract keywords

  • Accessibility and inclusion
  • Active transport
  • Asset management
  • Climate
  • Digital Engineering/Road Design
  • Geospatial
  • Geotechnical
  • Hydraulics
  • Marine
  • Network technology
  • Pavements
  • Project delivery
  • Public transport
  • Rail
  • Resilience and Sustainable Access
  • Road Safety
  • Structures
  • Sustainability
  • Traffic engineering
  • Vehicle technology

Abstract format and submission templates

Abstracts must follow the below parameters:

  • Title (should adequately convey the content of the abstract)
  • Description of the project
  • Author and affiliation details
  • Word count does not include the submission title
  • Do not include images or tables
  • Proprietary product (trade) names must not be used; only generic names of products are acceptable. Do not use abbreviations or acronyms.
  • 100 – 300 word abstract (in word) giving an overview of your proposed presentation.

Contact us

If you have any questions about your submission or the forum as a whole, please feel free to contact us on or +61 7 3858 5400. 

Key dates

Abstract nominations open
7 February 2024

Abstract nominations deadline

Author notifications
May 2024
Registration deadline for presenting authors
28 June 2024