Venue and Location


Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise
2807 Gold Coast Highway, Surfers Paradise, Qld 4217, Australia


Australia's Gold Coast is a leading tourism, business and events city. Situated in the southeast corner of the state of Queensland, Australia, the Gold Coast stretches along 57 kilometres of coastline and is home to over half a million people.
Gold Coast, Australia, enjoys a sub-tropical climate. The region receives an average of 10 hours of sunshine a day for approximately 300 days per year; with an average summer temperature measuring 19–29 degrees Celsius and an average winter temperature measuring 9–21 degrees Celsius. Temperatures during the conference in May are on average 24 degrees Celsius during the day and 14 degrees Celsius overnight.