We are pleased to announce that ICM 13 program received over 300 submissions. The abstracts were peer-reviewed by expert reviewers in addition to members of the National Scientific and Local Organising Committees. Accepted abstract presenters have been notified of their scheduled session times.

Publication in proceedings and journal special issues

Accepted abstract presenters have the option to submit a full paper to be published in an electronic conference proceeding. Selected papers may be considered for special issues of reputed international journals (in extended form following journal peer-review process). Please download the full paper template below and note guidelines for preparing your full paper. Once ready, upload your full paper before 15 April 2019 via the submission portal below (upload as a Word document). Be sure to select “Full Paper” type.

paper SUBMISSION for accepted Presenters


Submission of Abstracts Monday 4 March 2019
Notification of Abstract Acceptance Friday 15 March 2019
Deadline for Early Registration Friday 15 March 2019
Submission of Full Papers Monday 15 April 2019
Deadline for Late Registration Wednesday 15 May 2019
Conference commences in Melbourne Tuesday 11 June 2019

Best Paper Awards

One key aim of ICM is to recognise and reward high-quality research and innovation in Australia and worldwide and engage early career researchers and graduate students into research, foster young researchers and recognise their achievements by presenting the ICM best paper awards.  

Student Award

ICM-13 will present awards for the 'Best Student Papers'.

  • One first prize ($500.00) 

  • One second prize ($400.00)

  • Two third prizes (each $300.00)

To be eligible for the award, the student must be the primary author (first author) in the full paper and the paper must be presented at the congress by the student. The award will be decided by a review committee.