2019 Australasian Agricultural and Resource Economic Society (AARES) Annual Conference 12-15 February

The 2019 Annual AARES Conference will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre on Clarendon St, South Melbourne.

Invited and Keynote Speakers

Click HERE to see the Invited Speakers 

Conference Program

The Organising Committee, in conjunction with the incoming AARES President-Elect, is working on an exciting program to make this conference an outstanding success and one not to be missed.  As the program is developed we will add particularly interesting or novel events to our Drawcard Events page.

DRAFT PROGRAM can be accessed here.  Please be advised that this Program is a work-in-progress and will be changed and updated as more details become available.

Pre-Conference Workshops

Pre-conference Workshop 2 - Evidence-based Farm and Food Policy in an Era of Fake News (Mal Wegener & Julian Alston)
Program Details
Complete Document

Students and experienced professionals will have the option to get together for ongoing mentoring situations. See here for further information. 

3 Minute Thesis

There is a 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) competition at which PhD students will have the opportunity to present their work to peers, colleagues and potential employers. An entry application is required. See here for further information. 

Local Organising Committee

Members of the Victorian Chapter of AARES are part of the Local Organising Committee. Please contact the AARES Central Office This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for further information.


Click HERE to register for the conference.