Frequently Asked Questions

When and where is the Conference will take place?

October 15 – 17, 2023 in Gold Coast, Australia

What is the venue of the 32nd Asian-Pacific Conference?

The Star Gold Coast Hotel.

What are some of the possible topics for paper presentations and panel discussions?

Add two categories to the top of the topic list:

  • Data Analytics
  • Cybersecurity

How do I submit my paper(s)?

  • Each presenter is required to submit a one-page abstract(s) and full paper(s) online. The paper should not exceed 35 pages. 
  • PhD students attending the Symposium should submit their thesis proposal or, if further advanced, a paper drawn from their these work. 
  • Click “Submit Paper” at the conference home page, it will bring you to the paper submission website
  • Follow the instruction to create an account, if you do not already have one.
  • Follow the instructions to complete all the REQUIRED fields and submit your One Page Abstract(s) and Full Paper(s) in SEPARATE files (in Microsoft WORD format).
  • Please make sure you input all of your co-author(s) information as well.
  • The confirmation of submission(s) will be acknowledged via email within 24 hours.


  • Abstract(s) without Full Papers WILL NOT be considered for viewing process.
  • All papers will be subject to a blind review process. The submission of a paper for review means the author certifies that the manuscript is not copyrighted, and has not been published elsewhere.
  • Please keep in mind that if you are the co-author of more than one paper accepted to the conference, at least one of your co-authors of the other papers must register.

How do I register for the conference?

Details are coming soon.

How do I register a guest?

Details are coming soon.

What are the conference registration fees?

  • General Registration: $795 AUD
  • PhD Student Registration: $445 AUD
  • Workshop Registration Only: $120 AUD

What does the registration fee include?

The general and PhD student registration includes: Welcome Reception, Luncheons, Gala Dinner, Coffee Breaks, a copy of the Conference Program, a digital copy of the Conference Program and Proceedings, and Admission to all Conference Sessions

The workshop only registration includes: Workshop, coffee breaks and luncheon

What are the important deadlines that I have to observe?

  • Paper submission deadline, May 15, 2023
  • Registration deadline, August 20, 2023.

Can I still register for the conference if I miss the deadline?

Details are coming.

Can I cancel my conference registration?

Details are coming soon.

How do I make the hotel reservations and what are the conference hotel rates?

Details are coming soon.

Who should I contact in case I need help with any conference information?

Dr. Ali Peyvandi, Conference Chairman, info@apconference.org or alip@csufresno.edu
Dr. Susan Henderson, Vice Chair, info@apconference.org or shenderson@csufresno.edu