Carnival in RAO: A workshop in Honour of Professor D.S. Prasada Rao

Mon 3 Dec 2018 9:00amTue 4 Dec 2018 5:00pm

Venue

Parnell Building (07)
Room: 
326

About the workshop

Professor Rao

The University of Queensland (UQ) School of Economics warmly invites you to attend Carnival in RAO, a workshop in honour of Professor Prasada Rao on Monday 3 December to Tuesday 4 December 2018.

The workshop will be held at the University of Queensland, St Lucia campus. 

Key workshop dates:
Registration opens: 27 September 2018
Deadline for paper submission: 12 November 2018
Deadline for registration: 20 November 2018

Program

View the full program (PDF)

Sunday 2 December 2018 - Drinks and canapes from 6pm
Veranda room, The Regatta Hotel
543 Coronation Drive
Toowong, QLD
Citycat stop: The Regatta

Monday 3 December 2018 - Workshop sessions
Room 326, Parnell Building (building #7)
The University of Queensland
St Lucia campus, QLD

8.30am-9am Registration
9am-9.05am Welcome
9.05am-10.40am Session
10.40am-11.05am Morning tea
11.05am-12.10pm Session
12.10pm-12.20pm Address by UQ School of Economics Academic Dean and Head of School Daniel Zizzo
12.20pm-1.40pm Lunch
1.40pm-3.15pm Session
3.15pm-3.40pm Afternoon tea
3.40pm-5.45pm Session
5.45pm-6.30pm Walk around The University of Queensland, St Lucia campus
6.30pm onwards Dinner at The University of Queensland, St Lucia campus (Innes Room)

Tuesday 4 December 2018 - Workshop sessions
Room 326, Parnell Building (building #7)
The University of Queensland
St Lucia campus, QLD

9am-10.35am Session
10.35am-11am Morning tea
11am-12.35pm Session
12.35pm-2pm Lunch
2pm-4pm Session
4pm-4.15pm Address by D.S. Prasada Rao
4.15pm-4.30pm Delegates to transport and travel to Rao's residence
5pm onwards Function at Rao's residence

Registration

Please note that the workshop is free to attend, but you will need to register by 20 November, whether or not you are presenting a paper.

The link for submission and/or registration is available here.

Register now
Transportation

The University of Queensland is located 30 minutes away from Brisbane airport, and 15 minutes from Brisbane CBD. Both short and long term parking is available on campus near the workshop's venue. Public transport via bus, train and CityCat is easily accessible. For further information please visit translink.com.au.

Accommodation

Please view the list of hotels and apartments which the UQ School of Economics use. 

Southbank

    Mantra at SouthBank
    161 Grey Street, South Bank               
    Tel:  +61 7 3305 2500

    Rydges (Southbank)
    9 Glenelg Street, South Bank, Brisbane 
    Tel: +61 7 3364 0800

    Possible transport options from South Bank to UQ:

    1. CityCat from South Bank 1 and 2 Terminal to UQ St Lucia Terminal
    2. Bus 66 from St George to UQ Lakes

    Toowong

    Jephson Hotel
    63 Jephson Street (cnr Sherwood Road), Toowong 
    Tel: +61 7 3736 4400

    Toowong Villas
    9 Ascog Terrace, Toowong
    Tel: +61 7 3371 4855

    Toowong Inn & Suites
    24 Lissner Street, Toowong
    Tel:  +61 7 3871 1633

    Possible transport options from Toowong to UQ:

    1. CityCat from Regatta Terminal to UQ St Lucia Terminal
    2. Bus 402/412 to UQ Lakes

    Brisbane City

      Hotel Ibis
      27-35 Turbot Street, Brisbane 
      Tel: +61 7 3237 2333

      Mantra Midtown Apartments
      127 Charlotte Street, Brisbane 
      Tel:  +61 7 3211 1116

      Mantra on Mary
      70 Mary Street, Brisbane 
      Tel:  +61 7 3503 800

      Possible transport options from Brisbane City to UQ:

      1. CityCat from North Quay Terminal to UQ St Lucia Terminal
      2. Bus 66 from St George to UQ Lakes
      3. Bus 411/412 from city to UQ Chancellor's Place

      Contact

      Please email us at events.economics@uq.edu.au if you have any questions or comments.

      Contacts

      Sarah Brischetto