2020 Asia-Pacific 3MT Competition

The 2020 Asia-Pacific 3MT Competition will be held on Thursday 1 October and will bring together university 3MT finalists from across Australia, New Zealand, Oceania, North-East Asia and South-East Asia.

Date: Thursday 1 October 2020
Location: The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, 4072

Competitor registration 8am
Semi-finals 9am - 12pm
Keynote 1:15pm - 2:15pm
Final 3pm - 4:30pm
Post-event reception (competitors and VIPs only) 5pm - 6pm

The Asia-Pacific 3MT Competition is proudly sponsored by

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    2020 Asia-Pacific 3MT Semi-finals

    The 2020 Asia-Pacific 3MT Semi-finals will be held on Thursday 1 October and will bring together 3MT finalists from across Australia, New Zealand, Oceania, North-East Asia and South-East Asia.

    Date: Thursday 1 October
    Time: 9am - 12pm
    Venue: Parnell Building  (07), Room 222/234
    The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus, Brisbane, Australia

    2020 Asia-Pacific 3MT Keynote

    The 2020 Asia-Pacific 3MT Keynote Presentation will be held on Thursday 1 October.
    Keynote topic coming soon!

    Date: Thursday 1 October
    Time: 1:15pm - 2:15pm
    Venue: GHD Auditorium, Advanced Engineering Building (49-200)
    The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus, Brisbane, Australia

    2020 Asia-Pacific 3MT Final

    The 2020 Asia-Pacific 3MT Final will be held on Thursday 1 October and will bring together 3MT finalists from across Australia, New Zealand, Oceania, North-East Asia and South-East Asia.

    Date: Thursday 1 October
    Time: 3pm - 4:30pm
    Venue: GHD Auditorium, Advanced Engineering Building (49-200)
    The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus, Brisbane, Australia

    Asia-Pacific Judging panel, MCs and Keynote presenter

    Coming soon!

    Asia-Pacific Participating universities

    Coming soon!

    Asia-Pacific Competitor prizes

    The following prizes will be awarded at the 2020 Asia-Pacific 3MT competition

    • Winner: $5000 research travel grant, proudly sponsored by Springer Nature
    • Runner Up: $2000 research travel grant
    • People’s Choice: $1000 research travel grant

    Asia-Pacific Newsletters

    Newsletters will be sent bi-monthly, commencing in February 2020.

    Missed a newsletter? Find them here. 

    Asia-Pacific Accommodation

    Delegates and guests must contact the accommodation provider directly to proceed with a booking.

    Jephson Hotel
    Location      63 Jephson Street (Cnr Sherwood Road), 
    Toowong, QLD, 4066
    (approx. 4.5km from UQ venue)
    Contact

    phone: +61 7 3736 4400
    email: book@jephsonhotel.com.au
    web: http://www.jephsonhotel.com.au

    Rate               

    Deluxe $189.00
    Deluxe family room $210.00
    1 Bedroom apartment $230.00
    2 Bedroom apartment $250.00

    Quote booking reference: 3MT                                                                                                    

    Adina Apartment Hotel Brisbane Anzac Square
    Location                   255 Ann Street, 
    Brisbane City, QLD, 4000
    (approx. 8.4km from UQ venue)

     

    Contact

    phone: +61 7 3001 9888
    email: anzacsquare@adinahotels.com.au 
    web: https://www.tfehotels.com/brands/adina-apartment-hotels/adina-apartment-hotel-brisbane-anzac-square

    Rate                                            

    15% discount off Best Available Flexible Rate

    Promo Code: 5264109

    Link: Book Now

    Discount available for bookings 28/9 - 5/10 2020

    Riverside Hotel South Bank

    Location

    20 Montague Rd, 
    South Brisbane, QLD, 4101
    (approx. 7.9 km from UQ venue)                                                          

    Contact

    phone: +61 7 3846 0577
    email: reservations@riversidehotel.com.au
    web: http://www.riversidehotel.com.au

    Rate                                            

    $10 off the online booking rates for One Bedroom Apartments and Standard Hotel Rooms.

    One Bedroom Apartments are fully self-contained and have a kitchenette and laundry facilities. The bedding configuration is one queen bed and one double pull out sofa bed.

    Standard Hotel Rooms have one queen bed and one single bed.

    * Rates are nett rates, Non-Commissionable.

    Additional Information: Disabled rooms – Riverside Hotel has 2 Standard Hotel Rooms with Disability access

    Online booking promo code: 3MT

    Rydges South Bank
    Location       

    Cnr Grey & Glenelg Streets,
    South Bank, QLD, 4101
    (approx. 8.3 km from UQ venue)

    Contact

    phone: +61 7 3364 0800
    email: reservations_rydgessouthbank@evt.com
    web: https://www.rydges.com/accommodation/brisbane-qld/brisbane-south-bank

    Rate           

    10% off the Best Flexible Rate at the time of booking, subject to availability
    Book via: www.rydges.com/private-page/local-delegate-direct-booking-page

    Sofitel Brisbane
    Location       

    249 Turbot Street,
    Brisbane QLD, 4000
    (approx. 9.1 km from UQ venue)

    Contact

    phone: +61 7 3835 4444 or toll free on 1800 303 535
    email: H5992@Sofitel.com
    web: www.sofitelbrisbane.com.au

    Rate           

    AUD $230.00 (Superior) Room only – We can offer delegates the same discounted rate 3+/- days prior or post event – including complimentary internet access.  

    Additional $30/per person/day for full buffet breakfast at ThymeRestaurant, charged on consumption

    Booking Code: UQ011020
    Group Name: University of QLD - 3MT Accommodation
    Group Number: 1160504

    Cancellation policy: 72 hours prior. Rooms cancelled within 72 hours (3 days prior) of arrival or no shows will incur full cancellation fee.

    2019 Asia-Pacific 3MT image gallery

    Missed the event? Find videos and images of the event below.

    Asia-Pacific 3MT Semi-finals

    Asia-Pacific 3MT Final

    Past Asia-Pacific 3MT finalists

    Past Asia-Pacific finalists can be viewed here