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Activity Based Funding Conference

4 – 6 May 2022 | Hybrid event

Registrations open

We invite you to join us in May 2022 to discuss ‘Innovation and collaboration: Activity based funding for sustainability in health care’, through a unique hybrid offering of both in-person experiences and broad virtual access.

The Activity Based Funding Conference 2022 delivers unmatched flexibility, providing choices to tailor your conference experience in a way that suit you best.

Key dates
  • 11 Nov 2021

    Early-bird registrations open

  • 29 Jan 2022

    Standard registrations open

  • 2 May 2022

    Registrations close

  • 4 – 6 May 2022

    Conference dates

Pricing and inclusions

In-person
Full registration

3 day attendance in Brisbane

4 – 6 May 2022
Conference program access
Networking opportunities
Catering including refreshments and lunch
Welcome drinks

One ticket to the welcome drinks included for in-person registration, additional tickets may be purchased separately during registration.

Pre-conference workshops

Workshops are not included in the ticket price and may be purchased separately during registration.

You may purchase up to 2 workshop tickets at $50 each, including attendance to 1 morning session and 1 afternoon session from a selection of up to 6 topics.

Spaces are very limited.

Early-bird

Early-bird registrations close on 28 January 2022

$420 AUD
Standard price

Standard registrations close on 2 May 2022

$500 AUD
Conference day
$580 AUD
Register
In-person
Conference only

2 day attendance in Brisbane

5 – 6 May 2022
Conference program access
Networking opportunities
Catering including refreshments and lunch
Welcome drinks

One ticket to the welcome drinks included for in-person registration, additional tickets may be purchased separately during registration.

Up to 2 workshops are available to purchase in addition to in-person conference registration

Pre-conference workshops

Workshops are not included in the ticket price and may be purchased separately during registration.

You may purchase up to 2 workshop tickets at $50 each, including attendance to 1 morning session and 1 afternoon session from a selection of up to 6 topics.

Spaces are very limited.

Early-bird

Early-bird registrations close on 28 January 2022

$320 AUD
Standard price

Standard registrations close on 2 May 2022

$400 AUD
Conference day
$480 AUD
Register
Virtual
Conference only

2 day attendance via virtual event portal

5 – 6 May 2022
Conference program access
Networking opportunities
Early-bird

Early-bird registrations close on 28 January 2022

$240 AUD
Standard price

Standard registrations close on 2 May 2022

$300 AUD
Conference day
$360 AUD
Register

Additional registration options

Welcome drinks ticket

$80 AUD

4 May 2022
  • Canapes, refreshments and social activities
  • Face-to-face networking opportunities
  • 10% group discount

Gala dinner ticket

$130 AUD per person

5 May 2022
  • Three-course banquet
  • Face-to-face socialising and networking
  • 10% group discount

Accomodation

from $249 AUD

Accommodation options start from $249AUD per night. Prices will differ depending on selections

  • World-class accommodation in the heart of Brisbane, Australia
  • Options available upon registration

Important information

Coronavirus Disease 2019 guidelines

The Independent Hospital Pricing Authority has taken all practicable steps to minimise disruptions relating to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and will continue to actively monitor the situation in the lead up to the Activity Based Funding Conference 2022. In the case that the in-person conference is required to be cancelled, delegates will be informed with appropriate notice and all in-person registrations will be transferred to virtual attendance.

All in-person delegates are required to follow directions and comply with mandates relating to COVID-19 policy at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, social function venues, accommodation and by the Queensland Government. It is the responsibility of delegates to stay informed of their obligations and requirements.

Can I change my registration?

Any requests regarding transfer, replacement or cancellation of registrations should be made by email to the conference organisers.

  • To transfer from virtual to in-person attendance, please submit a request to the conference organisers by email. Availability of in-person tickets will be reviewed and if successful, an invoice will be issued for the difference in registration fees.
  • If you are unable to attend the conference (virtual or in-person), you may nominate a substitute to take your place by emailing the conference organisers with the details of your replacement including their name, email address and contact number.
  • If you are unable to attend the conference in-person due to government mandates involving travel restrictions, border closures, lockdown or isolation requirements, please email the conference organisers as soon as possible to transfer to a virtual registration. A refund of the difference in registration fees will be provided.
  • If you wish to cancel your registration altogether you must submit a request to the conference organisers by email as soon as possible, detailing your inability to attend and cancellation request. A refund of registration fees will be provided for cancellations made before 1 February 2022.

What to expect

The Activity Based Funding Conference series is an opportunity for professional development, knowledge building and public discourse on the innovative work taking place in the health care sector, through the application of activity based funding.

If you work in a hospital or healthcare setting and are passionate about supporting timely access to health services and improving the value of public hospital care, the Activity Based Funding Conference 2022 will connect you with like-minded peers to share ideas, knowledge and experiences.

  • Be inspired by a line-up of international healthcare experts.
  • Knowledge-share as a presenter or delegate.
  • Meet and network with your industry peers.

Who should attend

The conference is relevant to professionals interested in learning more about the work taking place in Australia, as well as international perspectives.

  • Allied health professionals
  • Clinical performance / costing unit managers
  • Health economists / academics
  • Health information managers
  • Casemix managers
  • Health consumers
  • Health informaticians
  • Health service professionals and clinicians
  • Chief financial officers and health finance managers
  • Health policy advisors
  • Local hospital network staff
  • Private / public hospital managers

Discover more

Conference location and venue

Find out more about Brisbane, Australia and the conference venue, the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC).

Welcome drinks location and venue

Join us for face-to-face networking and refreshments at the Queensland Art Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA).

Gala dinner location and venue

Enjoy a three-course banquet and entertainment at the Brisbane City Hall.

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