Vale Stephen Bochner

Many SASP members will be saddened to hear Stephen Bochner has passed away. He was a founder and long time member of SASP regularly attending meetings and making a contribution. Our thoughts are with his family, friends and colleagues. University of New South Wales has also stated: Dear Colleagues, I have received word that long-time […]

SASP 2018 conference information

Hi everyone, The SASP2018 Conference is approaching and here are few requests/information for the event to run smoothly. 1. Saving slides: We set a Google Drive account so you can upload your slides before your presentation. Please use the program ( to identify the ID of your presentation, room number, and date/time of your presentation. The […]

SASP 2018 conference program update

Dear colleagues, The provisional program for the SASP2018 conference is now available. We will have the final program and all abstracts available online, and will print only an program overview for the conference bags. Please take a look and let us know if you spot any inconsistencies: Please also indicate your dietary requirements during the […]

SASP 2018 Wellington update – dinner

There are over 150 submissions the SASP 18 conference in the wonderful city of Wellington. Over 100 attendees have registered. Please complete your registration ASAP so we can finalise numbers for catering.  It is shaping up to be an excellent conference!  The organising committee also need finalise the numbers for the conference dinner. Please make sure you […]

SASP 2018 updates

Dear colleagues, On behalf of the Organizing and Scientific Program Committees, I would like to thank those of you who submitted an abstract for SASP2018 — you should have received an decision email by now. Remember that early bird registration finishes this week. Please register in case you haven’t done so as yet ( The […]

Draft SASP 2018 Programme

Dear colleagues, You can find a (very first) draft conference programme on the link below. The important points to note are that 1) we will be able to host the postgraduate workshops on Thursday (as originally planned), and 2) that the conference will finish at lunchtime Saturday. We have received over 50 abstracts so far, and counting. […]


UPDATES SASP 2018 (see below SASP 2018 Conference submissions- closing soon) Welcome to 2018!  There is much happening for SASP over the next 3 months. We need your help with conference submissions, nominations for conference awards, and registering on our new web-site — read on… SASP SS 2018 will start next week 19-25th of February    Between 19-25 of February, 42 […]