2nd International Driverless Vehicle Summit

Thursday, 16 November 2017 to Friday, 17 November 2017 from 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, Australia

 

ABOUT ADELAIDE

Adelaide is South Australia’s cosmopolitan coastal capital. The gateway to some of Australia's best wine country, the city centre is surrounded by parklands and is a blend of historic buildings, wide streets, parklands, cafes and restaurants. Adelaide has rolling hills to the east and beaches to the west. With a population of slightly more than one million, Adelaide is the “20 minute city”. The airport is only seven kilometres from Adelaide city. The Adelaide Hills and major beaches are less than half an hour away by car. Adealaide also hosts various festivals throughout the year, most notably the Adelaide Festival, Adelaide Fringe Festival and WOMADelaide.

For more information on Adelaide visit the South Australian website.

 


ABOUT THE VENUE

The Adelaide Convention Centre is conveniently located in the heart of the city centre and nestled within the beauty of the Riverbank Precinct, surrounded by parklands and the River Torrens.

Address: North Terrace, Adelaide South Australia


 

 


AIRPORT AND TRANSPORTATION

Close proximity to the medical hub, entertainment, cultural and sport precinct, the Adelaide Convention Centre is a short walk to international and boutique hotels and accommodation. Public transport, the Adelaide Railway Station and a taxi rank are on our doorstep.

The international airport is just seven kilometres from the Centre, making a quick and economic taxi ride. For more information, visit the Adelaide Metro website.

For transport information from the Airport to the Centre, please visit the Adelaide Airport website for information. There is a bus service (JetBus), Airport Shuttle and Taxi service available.

 


ACCOMMODATION

No block accommodation booking has been organised for this summit. The summit will be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre. We would suggest booking a hotel close to the venue. Below are some hotel options that are close to the venue.  Please contact hotels direct to book your accommodation:

  • The Playford - MGallery by Sofitel
  • InterContinental Adelaide
  • Oaks Horizons
  • Oaks Embassy
  • Mercure Grosvenor Hotel
  • Ibis Styles Adelaide Grosvenor
  • Stamford Plaza Adelaide
  • Hotel Grand Chancellor Adelaide on Hindley
  • Adelaide Rockford

AUSTRALIA | PASSPORT AND VISA INFORMATION

If you are planning to visit Australia for a business event such as a conference, meeting or seminar, you need to apply for a business visitor visa. The passport which you hold determines whether you can apply online, or if you need to lodge a paper-based application. Please click here for information that will help you identify the right visa and application process applicable to you. We recommend that applicants applying for a paper-based visa lodge their application at least 6-8 weeks before their intended travel date to Australia.

 For further visa information please refer to the Visa Fact Sheet
 


CLIMATE

Spring sees weather warm up with average temperatures between 11.8 - 22°C (53.2 - 71.6°F). Rainfall is low but evenings can be quite brisk as temperatures drop quickly.

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CANCELLATION POLICY
If you are no longer able to attend this event a substitute attendee may take your place. However, if you wish to cancel your registration a full refund, minus a $220 (incl. GST) service fee, will be given provided you have notified us in writing by email to confadmin@arrb.com.au at least 10 business days before the start of the conference.

No refund is available for cancellations under 10 days.

Registration substitution is only accepted by sending written notification (email acceptable) to the Event Coordinator (confadmin@arrb.com.au). Substitutions must be made before Thursday 19 October 2017. Another person may be substituted for the registered delegate. The new delegate will be acknowledged in writing. After Thursday 19 October 2017 the registration for the event is binding and no substitutions will be made. By submitting your registration you agree to the terms of the cancellation policy.


 

 

 


HELMETS FOR KIDS SCHOOL PROGRAM DONATION

ARRB is committed to the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety, which is targeting the more than 1.3 million deaths that occur every year. About 60% of deaths occur in Asia, with many involving motorcycles. Motorcyles are a primary form of transport in the region for children as well as for adults.

ARRB Group will donate $25 from every symposium registration to support the Helmets for Kids school program. Since 2000 the program has distributed more than 500,000 certified tropical helmets to schools throughout Asia. Each $25 donation provides a helmet and associated training for school children and teachers. For more information, please visit the Asian Injury Prevention Foundation website: http://www.asianinjury.org/main/helmets-for-kids.html