DEMOGRAPHY AT UPCOMING CONFERENCES
ABS is pleased to support the 2004 Australian Population Association Conference as Principal Sponsor. The conference Population and Society: Issues, Research and Policy is being held in Canberra on 15-17 September 2004. The aims of this conference are to: provide an opportunity to present and discuss current and future population issues and their implications; stimulate discussion and debate about population policy futures; involve a wide range of individuals and organisations interested in population issues; encourage networking for those working on population matters; and provide support for young researchers and professionals.
Conference Registration is now open, for a copy of the registration brochure see the conference website: http://acsr.anu.edu.au/APA2004/index.html. Early bird registration closes 23 July 2004. For more information on the Australian Population Association including membership visit the Association's website: http://www.austpop.org/.
The 24th International Symposium on Forecasting to be held in Sydney from 4 to 7 July 2004 will include several demography papers. For registration details see the International Symposium on Forecasting website: http://www.isf2004.org/.
The ABS is also hosting the 55th Session of the International Statistical Institute (ISI) in Sydney from 5 to 12 April 2005. The conference will include an invited paper meeting on demographic forecasting and several other invited and contributed papers on demographic topics. Registration for ISI2004 opens on 5 July 2004. For more information including registration details see the ISI 2005 website http://www.tourhosts.com.au/home.asp.