3 - 5 March 2016
Shangri-La Hotel, Cairns, Australia

The 10th Scientific Meeting for the
Asian Australasian Society of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery



General Information


3 - 5 March 2016

CME Accreditation



Shangri-La Hotel
The Marina, Cairns
Pierpoint Road
Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia

Visit the Shangri-La Hotel, Cairns website

Getting To The Venue From The Airport

You could access the Shangri-La Hotel from the Cairns International Airport by:

1. Taxi : approximately 10 minutes drive

2. Hotel Limousine: transfers can be arranged through the registration process.

3. Hire Car:

Driving Directions
Please note that in Australia, traffic drives on the left.

Cairns is quite navigable by car. A number of car hire companies operate from Cairns Airport.

Driving instructions to the hotel are as follows:


The official language of the Scientific Meeting is English. All abstract submissions and presentations should be in English.


Some participants may require Visas in order to enter Australia. Participants are requested to check with the Australian consulate or diplomatic mission in their home country or with their travel agency for Visa requirements. It is the responsibility of the participant to obtain a Visa with no commitment from the organisers to provide any financial support.


Australia's autumn (or fall) season commences in March, however as Cairns is in the north of Australia the city will still be experiencing summer conditions including the wet season. Average temperatures are approx 23 - 30ºC (73.4 - 86ºF).

Liability & Insurance

The Scientific Meeting Secretariat and Organisers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants and accompanying persons. Participants are advised to take out their own personal travel and health insurance for their trip.