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Conference Best Paper Award

During the Conference the 'Best Paper' Award will be announced and the authors of the winning paper will be recognised with the awarding of an official certificate.

Full refereed papers were considered and needed to be either empirical studies or theoretical reviews. These papers provided a detailed description of appropriate literature, methodologies, and analytical methods, demonstrating a thorough and rigourous analysis of current issues in work-integrated learning, leading to well-argued conclusions. 

All papers underwent a double blind peer review process and an additional review process for best paper using the following criteria

There will also be an award for 'Best Poster'.


The Gold Sponsor of the ACEN 2016 Conference is Intersective, supporting work-integrated learning in Australia


Performance Careers is a Silver Sponsor of the ACEN 2016 Conference

Performance Careers

InPlace is a Silver Sponsor of the ACEN 2016 Conference


The Conference Dinner is generously sponsored by The University of Queensland

The Universiy of Queensland

The Welcome Reception is generously sponsored by RMIT University

RMIT University

The Networking Function is sponsored by HERDSA


The ACEN Conference is grateful for the support of

Macquarie University
Western Sydney University
Education for Practice Institute - Charles Sturt University

Partner organisations

South African Society for Cooperative Education
Canadian Association fo Co-operative Education
New Zealand Association for Cooperative Education
National Association of Field Experience Administrators Inc.
Thai Associataion for Cooperative Education