ICONN 2018 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 29 Jan - 2 Feb 2018 | University of Wollongong, Australia

General Information

Getting here

The University of Wollongong is located approximately 80km from Sydney on the Princess Highway and is easily accessible via hire car, taxi, train or bus. Please visit www.visitwollongong.com.au/find-your-way/how-to-get-to-wollongong for further information.

A UOW Campus Map is availabe to assist with navigating to the conference venue.

Once you arrive in Wollongong there is a lot to explore, for information on now to get around please visit www.visitwollongong.com.au/how-to-get-around-once-youre-here

Car Parking and Shuttle Bus

The address for University Hall is Building 11, UOW Main Campus, off Northfields Avenue. The best locations for parking are P8 or the multistorey P1.

Free Gong Shuttle Bus

Wollongong’s free (yes we said FREE!) Gong Shuttle Bus makes it easy to get around the Wollongong’s CBD. The service operates in both directions on a loop from Wollongong Station to Wollongong University via Wollongong Hospital, Burelli Street and the Innovation Campus. Please refer to the green line on the map for the Shuttle’s exact route and scheduled stops.

On weekdays the Shuttle operates every 10 minutes between 7am and 6pm and every 20 minutes from 6pm to 10pm. On weekends the Shuttle operates every 20 minutes between 8am and 6pm.

The route numbers for the Gong Shuttle are 55A and 55C.


Wollongong in January has temperatures ranging from 18 -26 degrees Celsius. For more information see www.bom.gov.au.


Delegates are strongly advised to secure appropriate travel and health insurance. Delegate registration fees do not provide any such insurance coverage. The Organising Committee and the Conference Office accept no responsibility for any loss in this regard.


The official language of the Conference is English.

Name badges

Your official Conference name badge must be worn at all times, as it is your entry to all sessions and functions. Entry to anyone not wearing their name badge will be refused.

People with Special Needs

Every effort is made to ensure people with special needs are catered for. Should you require any specific assistance, please include a notation with your registration form to enable us to make your stay pleasant and comfortable.


ICONN 2018 including the Conference Organisers will not accept liability for the damages of any nature sustained by participants or their accompanying persons for loss or damage to their personal property as a result of ICONN 2018 Conference and exhibition or related events.

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