Pre Arrival Information
We look forward to welcoming you to Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) Annual Scientific Meeting on Saturday 28 October to Wednesday 1 November in Perth, Western Australia.
So that you can make the most of your ASM experience, please find some pre-arrival information for your perusal!
Location: Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre
21 Mounts Bay Rd, Perth WA
Please click here for details on transport services to PCEC.
This event will run on Western Australia local time, AWST. Any times referred on this website, in the program, or in the app and virtual hub are AWST.
The Registration Desk is located directly opposite the level 2 main entrance of the PCEC and will be open as follows:
Saturday 28 October: 7.30am – 5.00pm
Sunday 29 October: 7.30am – 5.00pm
Monday 30 October: 7.00am – 5.00pm
Tuesday 31 October: 7.00am – 5.00pm
Wednesday 1 November: 7.00am – 1.00pm
You will have received a personalised QR Code via email and this will be sent again a few days before the ASM starts. You can either print the email and bring it with you or have it ready on your phone and scan it on arrival.
Friendly staff will be on hand during the opening hours advised above, to answer your questions and provide information about the ASM, venue and surrounds.
Pre-Meeting Workshops will take place on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 October as outlined below.
Operative Hysteroscopy Workshop
King Edward Hospital, 374 Bagot Rd, Subiaco WA 6008
Laparoscopic Surgery Workshop
King Edward Hospital, 374 Bagot Rd, Subiaco WA 6008
All other workshops
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
FREE BREAKFAST to WIN A PRIZE!? It couldn’t be easier!
Attend a Breakfast and go in the running for a DAILY DOOR PRIZE to the value of $100.
Drawn in the Plenary Session every morning, all you have to do to win is attend a Breakfast!
Unlock the full potential of your medical expertise at the RANZCOG ASM 2023 with our exclusive Breakfast Masterclasses!
Running from Monday 30th October, Tuesday 31st October and Wednesday 1st November, these sessions will take place from 7.00am to 7.45am each morning.
Immerse yourself in a world of cutting-edge knowledge as distinguished experts share their wealth of experience and insights. With a diverse range of topics covering the latest advancements in obstetrics and gynaecology, these Masterclasses are designed to elevate your knowledge and expand your professional horizons.
RANZCOG Fellows can self-claim one hour of CPD in the Educational Activities Domain post event for attending a Breakfast Masterclass.*
*Excludes Mentoring Program Meet and Greet on Wednesday 1 November.
Monday 30 October 2023
5.00pm – 6.00pm
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth WA 6000
This reception will be held in the exhibition hall immediately following the conclusion of the Monday afternoon plenary session. This function is a prime networking opportunity, offering the chance to meet with colleagues, exhibitors and speakers while enjoying drinks and canapes.
Drinks and canapés
Included for delegates with a Monday registration component. Additional Guest tickets can be purchased during registration for $95.00 (inc GST)
Tuesday 31 October 2023
7.00pm – Late
WA Museum Boola Bardip, Perth Cultural Centre, Perth WA 6000
The ASM Dinner includes entertainment, drinks and dinner. The focus is to provide an entertaining evening with the opportunity for socialising and networking. Please note you must have purchased a ticket to confirm your attendance.
3 course meal, drinks, bus transfers and general spookiness
Halloween Dress Up
Bus transportation to and from the venue will be provided from the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.
6:30 pm: Departing Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, arriving at Perth Cultural Centre.
6:45 pm: Departing Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, arriving at Perth Cultural Centre.
10:30 pm: Departing Perth Cultural Centre to Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.
11:00 pm: Departing Perth Cultural Centre to Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.
On arrival, you will be able to print your name badge using the QR code emailed to you.
The name badges will show the below images to indicate your attendance at the social events. (No social event tickets will be issued, the code/s below will be sufficient
In the next few days, you will receive an email which will include a personalised QR Code. You can either print this email or bring it with you to the venue using your smartphone or mobile device. Delegates are required to wear their name badge at all times.
Please note, tickets to the Welcome Reception and Gala Dinner (where purchased) are represented by a symbol on the front of your name badge.
Please visit the link for an overview of the program details.
Download the App
Downloading the ASM App is easy!
1. Download the econference.io app from your app store.
2. Enter the ASM Code: RANZCOG23
3. Log in using the email address you used for your ASM registration.
4. Check your email for an “Automatic Login” link.
5. You’re in! Check the program and attend your sessions!
The Meeting mobile app gives you instant access to all the details you’ll need to make the most out of this event. View the program, featured speakers, e-Posters, exhibitors and more.
To access the PCEC wireless internet, please follow the steps outlined below:
1. Ensure your wireless enabled device is turned on and you have enabled the wireless switch/button.
2. Open your wireless connection list.
3. Select RANZCOG from the list of available wireless networks
4. Enter the password – ranzcogasm2023
The RANZCOG ASM 2023 would not be possible without the support and investment of the sponsors and exhibitors. Please take the time to visit the exhibitors who will showcase their goods and services in the Exhibition Hall.
The committee invite you to use social media to promote the meeting and connect with fellow colleagues in the industry. If you haven’t already, follow us at on Twitter @RANZCOG and use the hashtag #RANZCOG23 for all ASM related tweets, and @RANZCOG on Facebook and LinkedIn.
RANZCOG is on a mission to make sure our ASM is held in an environmentally sustainable way. From the way we choose our venue partners, to the food we provide, we are taking a collaborative approach.
We encourage you to play a part in a sustainable future by bringing a keep cup for your drinks.
Your cup can be washed at the wash station in the Exhibition Hall. Remember to bring your own water bottle for refill.
Virtual Delegate Information
Your registration entitles you to access the Virtual Attendee Hub to watch sessions live (live streamed content ONLY includes plenaries and a single concurrent stream each day).
Live streamed content View a direct livestream to the Plenary Sessions only.
Your login will be sent via email prior to the ASM commencing. We recommend you log in to test your system and familiarise yourself with the platform.
On-demand content, including Concurrent Sessions, will be uploaded by Wednesday 15 November 2023.
Sessions will be available for attendees to view on demand (dependant on the speaker permissions), for 6 months post ASM.
The Prayer room will be available from Saturday
28 October – Wednesday 01 November on Level 1.
Certificate of Attendance
Certificates of Attendance will be sent via email post ASM.
Abstract Authors will receive their certificate of presentation by 10 November.