‘Reimagining Industrial Relations: Work, care, climate & safety’ AIRAANZ 2024 Conference, 31 January to 2 February 2024

Conference location: The Uniclub, The University of Western Australia

Conference Theme: Reimagining Industrial Relations: work, care, climate & safety

Conference Dates: 31st of January to the 2nd of February

The Association of Industrial Relations Academics of Australia and New Zealand (AIRAANZ) is pleased to announce the 2024 conference is happening in Perth, Western Australia at the University of Western Australia from Wednesday 31st to Friday 2nd of February 2024.

Keynote addresses will be given by Senator Barbara Pocock AM and Professor David Walters with exciting panels organised around work, care and safety.

If you already have an AIRAANZ membership account please login BEFORE REGISTERING for the conference below.

Conference Fees 

The conference registration costs for early bird registration are below. This cost is all inclusive for conference related events (conference, welcome drinks, HDR breakfast (only for HDR attendees) and conference dinner). Please also be aware that there are no day registrations and conference registration will close on the 15th of December


 Early Bird Until Dec 6th

Early bird Standard Member


Early bird Non-Member


Early bird Retiree member or Student member


Key Dates/Events 

HDR Breakfast will be on 31st of January

Welcome Drinks will be at the end of the first day of the conference (31st of Jan) at the Mounts Bay Sailing Club

Conference Dinner will be held on Thursday 1st of Feb at Long Chims (the State Building)

The AIRAANZ 2023 AGM will be held on Friday morning 2nd of Feb.


If you would like to book accommodation through Conference Solutions (who are assisting with organising the conference) there is an accommodation link on conference registration site.

Conference Program 

We will aim to release the conference program in early December.

For queries contact info@airaanz

For technically or accommodation issues contact:

Conference organising committee: Tom Barratt, Renata Casado, Kantha Dayaram, Scott Fitzgerald, Michael Gillan, Caleb Goods, Sandra Martain, Alexis Vassiley and Heidi Vivian

The organising committee thanks the University of Western Australia Business School as a sponsor of the AIRAANZ 2024 conference.