eResearch Australasia 2021

The eResearch Australasia Conference (eRA21) and ARDC Skills Summit 2021 gathers the digital research community together to connect, engage and share ideas and exemplars on new information centric research capabilities, and how Information and Communication Technology (ICT) can help researchers to collaborate, collect, manage, share, analyse, find, understand and reuse valuable research data. 

This 5-day virtual conference will include the following components: 

  • Live and pre-recorded video and featured speaker presentations
  • Online workshops
  • Online posters, lightning talks and solutions showcase presentations
  • Online exhibition area
  • Online Birds of a Feather (BOF) and discussion forums
  • Online networking sessions
  • Online meeting hub

Who should attend? 

The conference program offers comprehensive coverage across technical, research activities and strategic initiatives planned for the digital research community. 

ARDC Skills Summit 

The ARDC Skills Summit will run on Wednesday, 13 Oct 2021 as an integrated stream within eRA21 Conference.

The Skills Summit is designed for trainers, training program managers, researchers who train, organisation directors, policy makers, and anyone involved in digital infrastructure training programs. View the program 

140 FREE tickets for the research community to attend the Skills Summit

To support the skills community, the ARDC is giving away 140 free registrations valued at $120/ticket to the members of the skills community who want to attend and contribute. To redeem: 

  • Complete registration fields on the first page of the registration form and select the “Day Registration” option
  • On page 2 of the registration form, select Wednesday and enter the promo code ARDCSKILLS. This will generate a complimentary registration for Wednesday.

If you have any questions regarding the free registration, please email

Join us for in-person social networking events across the country to celebrate eRA21 

A series of before and after conference in-person events will be held in major cities throughout Australia. 

The ARDC is a proud sponsor of the social networking event in Adelaide on Wednesday 13 October@7.30pm. Further details will become available as planning proceeds. 

We would like to invite all delegates of the eRA21 conference who are based in the SA region to join us for a relaxed, in-person social networking evening in Adelaide. Please indicate your attendance during registration.

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