Venue / Hotel Info

The conference will be held in RMIT University, Swanston Academic Building, Melbourne, Australia.

RMIT University,

Swanston Academic Building (SAB) No:80,

445 Swanston St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Please see the campus map here.

Swanston Academic Building rmit

Swanston Academic Building (SAB) is one of the newest and most iconic buildings of RMIT University and houses the College of Business.

The Swanston Academic Building acts as a catalyst to accelerate the cross-pollination of new ideas. There are many shared learning spaces fitted out with the latest technology, from a high-speed wireless network to LCD screens that can be accessed by multiple users. This new building is also committed to sustainability, with reduced energy and water use, and has been accredited with a 5-star green rating. It’s RMIT’s vision for tomorrow that you can see today.

View the Campus Map here.


Transport and access

Trams running along Swanston Street include routes 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 16, 64, 67 and 72, from which you can connect to the train at Melbourne Central or Flinders Street.

Visit the Public Transport Victoria website for more information and connecting services in your area.

No on-campus parking is available for visitors, but you’ll find many commercial car parks a short walk away. Metered street parking is also available nearby, but note the time limits and clearway restrictions.


Hotel Information

The organization suggests the following hotels below (they offer special discounts for the conference participants). Participants should check each hotel website for more information and make the room reservation directly with the hotel.

* ibis Melbourne Hotel and Apartments  logo

Tel: +61 3 9666 0000

Spacious and Affordable Accommodation in Downtown Melbourne. Find the amenities you need for complete comfort and relaxation at ibis Melbourne Hotel and Apartments. Nestled in the heart of the city centre, our modern hotel is surrounded by Melbourne’s best shopping, restaurants and city sights.
Our well-appointed standard rooms and spacious Apartments are equipped with convenient and modern amenities. Delve into the luxurious ibis “Sweet Bed”.

Rate: $135 (room only) – Standard room with either 1 queen bed or 1 double bed + 1 single bed

Breakfast is an extra $16 per person, per day for a full buffet breakfast.

*To book your stay, you must quote you are coming for a conference at RMIT.

The rate is flexible and can be paid on arrival with a 24 hour cancellation policy.

The rate is subject to availability and may become unavailable closer to the arrival date. We suggest guests book as soon as possible to secure these rates.

Please check the fact sheet for the Ibis Melbourne Hotel and Apartments with all our details.

Distance from the conference venue: 0,9 km – About 12 minutes walking


* Brady Hotel Central Melbourne                                                                      Brady Logo - MASTER

30 Little La Trobe Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
Tel: +61 3 9650 9888

Brady Hotel Central Melbourne

Stay in Melbourne’s cultural heart. Brady Hotel Central Melbourne, a  4.5 star hotel in the heart of Melbourne CBD offers chic contemporary design, with a range of accommodation options including Guest Rooms, Studio Apartments and Two Bedroom Apartments.
All accommodation is 4.5 star as rated by the Accommodation Association of Australia (AAA).

Rate: $185 (room only)

Breakfast is an extra $15 per person, per day.

*To book your stay, please follow these steps:

  1. Access your Conference Rate via our website:
  2. Please select the required travel dates. Doing so will open another window
  3. Scroll up to be able to Add your special code
  4. Select the + sign and select Promo/Corporate from the drop down menu
  5. Enter Code in the free type field:               IADIS              Please note this is not case sensitive
  6. Add: The screen will refresh
  7. Click on a room type to see your Corporate Rate
  8. Choose your preferred rate and preferred room type

Or call reservations on +61 3 9650 9888 and quote IADIS, or email .

Distance from the conference venue: 0,2 Km – About 3 minutes walking