Protein Australia

16th to 18th July 2019
 The University of Queensland


Join us at Protein Australia 2019

A national scientific meeting and networking event highlighting advances in protein technology

Plenary Speakers


Fiona M. Wood, FRACS AM
Burns Surgeon and Clinical Professor
Ongoing quest to make a difference to people's lives

Manon M. J. Cox, PhD MBA
CEO and Vaccine Technology Innovator
Driving change in the vaccine industry


Confirmed Speakers


Kym Baker - Patheon

David Craik - The University of Queensland

Anton Glieder - Graz University of Technology

Catherine Owczarek - CSL Limited

Derek Richard - QUT

Les Tillack - Luina Bio

Keith Chappell - The University of Queensland

Craig Franklin - The University of Queensland

Kerstin Otte - Biberach University of Applied Sciences

Bernd Rehm - Griffith University

Sabine Suppmann - Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry

Ross Wilson - Berkeley University of California



16-18 July 2019

Registrations open: 8 January 2019
Abstract submission for student competition closes: 30 April 2019
Early bird discounted registration ends: 31 May 2019
Conference registrations close: 5 July 2019



Queensland Bioscience Precinct Auditorium

The University of Queensland
St Lucia 

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Major Themes

Protein engineering and production

Protein analytics and characterisation

Bioprocess innovation for biomanufacturing

Student Competition

“Pitch Your Research” is an opportunity for biotechnology postgraduate students to present their research at the Protein Australia 2019 conference. Winner will be awarded $500 in cash.  

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Registration includes attendance at conference sessions, morning refreshments, lunch, afternoon refreshments and evening reception. Discounted 'early bird' registration ends on 31st of May. 

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Draft Program

  16th July 2019 17th July 2019 18th July 2019
AM Protein Production Workshop Session 2
Best student talk competition
Session 5
Session 6
PM Welcome - Bronwyn Harch, The University of Queensland
Opening plenary - Fiona M. Wood, Fiona Wood Foundation
Session 1
Session 3
Session 4
'Ask the Expert’ panel discussion
Closing plenary - Manon M. J. Cox, NextWaveBio
Social Welcome reception Australian wildlife   




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