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CIGRE Australia 2019 Annual General Meeting



The AGM will provide members an opportunity to gain an update to CIGRE activities over the last year and hear from the Chairman and board on CIGRE progress and future plans.

Agenda and supporting documents will be emailed to member contacts prior to the event.



Member Dinner

The CIGRE Dinner is to be held at the prestigious Blackbird Restaurant on the scenic Riverside on Brisbane River.

This is a great opportunity to catch up with people and maybe meet some new ones.


Riverside Centre, 123 Eagle Street,

Brisbane, Queensland 4000 | Map

6.30 - 7.00 pm arrival - drinks & canapes
7.00 pm seated 


GUEST Speaker

Dr Francois Windels, Senior Research Fellow at the Queensland Brain Institute will  speak to the topic : 

" Brain pacemaker, therapeutic tools for movement disorders and psychiatric conditions "

Francois will be talking about how the brain works and his research into stimulating the brain as a new form of treatment


Accommodation options


Brisbane Marriott Hotel

515 Queen St Brisbane

Newly renovated 5 Star urban luxury hotel situated alongside the Brisbane River

9 min walk to Blackbird


Oaks Aurora Hotel Brisbane

420 Queen St Brisbane

4 Star

Just a 3 min walk to Blackbird


Stamford Plaza Brisbane

39 Edward St Brisbane

5 Start

Perfectly located on the banks of the Brisbane River and just a stones throw to the Botanic Gardens.

10 min walk to Blackbird


Art Series – The Fantauzzo

5 Boundary St Brisbane

Stunning presence beneath the iconic Story Bridge - newest hotel in Brisbane in Brisbanes newest hub Howard Smith Wharves

12 min walk to Blackbird


Four Points by Sheraton Brisbane

99 Mary St Brisbane

4.5 Star

Central position to Queen St Mall and Botanic Gardens

10 min walk to Blackbird