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  SUNDAY 1 JULY

12:00PM REGISTRATION OPEN 
(Goldfields Foyer)
4:30PM - 5:00PM OPENNING PLENARY
(Goldfields Theatre)
5:00PM - 6:30PM WELCOME RECEPTION 
(Global Village)
 
MONDAY 2 JULY

8:00AM - 9:30AM PLENARY 1: MALARIA TODAY
(Goldfields Theatre)
9:30AM - 10:00AM MORNING TEA & NETWORKING
(Global Village)
10:00AM-12:30AM PLENARY 2: MALARIA TODAY AND HEALTH SECURITY 
(Goldfields Theatre)
12:30PM - 1:30PM LUNCH & NETWORKING
(Global Village)
1:30PM - 3:30PM CONCURRENT 1
  Malaria elimination: whose business is it & Scale-up & innovating with existing interventions
(Goldfields Theatre)

  
Immunity in an elimination context & Science informing R&D for elimination
(Eureka Room 1)

The malaria map & current challenges & Peoples engagement in malaria programmes
(Eureka Room 2&3)

  
Elimination of malaria from Asia Pacific - Plasmodium vivax & knowlesi
(Meeting Room 109)

3:30PM - 4:00PM AFTERNOON TEA& NETWORKING
(Global Village)
4:00PM - 5:30PM CONCURRENT 2
  Maintaining national political leadership in the context of declining infection rates & Resurgence and containing artemisinin resistance
(Goldfields Theatre)

  
Radical Cure of Malaria - Trials and Tribulations
(Eureka Room 1)

Residual malaria transmission & Mass drug administration for elimination
(Eureka Room 2&3)

  
Context & Community participation: what have we learnt & The role of advocacy in communications in malaria elimination
(Meeting Room 109)


  
5:30PM - 5:45PM SHORT BREAK
5:35PM - 6:20PM CSO WORKSHOP 1 
(Global Village)
5:45PM - 6:40PM POSTER SESSION 1 (ODD NUMBERS)
(Global Village)
6:40PM - 7:30PM CONCURRENT 3
  Malaria elimination efforts in the Greater Mekong Region
(Goldfields Theatre)

Innovation and partnering for tool development in the malaria elimination era
(Eureka Room 1)

  
Malaria elimination efforts in the Asia Pacific
(Eureka Room 2&3)

  
Malaria preventative strategies for Elimination
(Meeting Room 109)

  
 
TUESDAY 3 JULY

8:30AM - 10:00AM PLENARY 3: MALARIA IN A GLOBAL HEALTH CONTEXT
(Goldfields Theatre)
10:00AM - 10:30AM MORNING TEA & NETWORKING
(Global Village)
10:30AM - 12:30PM CONCURRENT 4
  Next generational antimalarials & Engagement and role of the private sector
(Goldfields Theatre)

Malaria Elimination Task Force Project (METF) - Malaria elimination on the frontline
(Eureka Room 1)

Tools for interrupting transmission and surveillance & Integrated Control of Vector Borne disease
(Eureka Room 2&3)

Engaging & Sustaining Community Involvement: Identifying, mobilising, influencing, and supporting community involvement in malaria control/elimination
(Meeting Room 109)

12:30PM - 1:30PM LAUNCH: PLATFORM FOR ACCESS AND INNOVATION TO VECTOR CONTROL IN ASIA PACIFIC (SPONSORED BY APLMA & UNITAID)
(Global Village)
12:30PM - 1:30PM LUNCH & NETWORKING(Global Village)
1:30PM - 3:00PM CONCURRENT 5
  The Importance of health system strengthening, UHC, and the SDG’s for Malaria Elimination
(Goldfields Theatre)

Mobile people and populations: understanding and meeting needs
(Eureka Room 1)

Multi Drug Resistant Malaria & Global health security
(Eureka Room 2&3)

  
Australia-China-Papua New Guinea Trilateral Malaria Project
(Meeting Room 109)

3:00PM - 3:30PM AFTERNOON TEA & NETWORKING
(Global Village)
3:30PM - 5:30PM PLENARY 4: EXISTING TOOLS AND MALARIA ELIMINATION & MALARIA IN A GLOBAL HEALTH CONTEXT
(Goldfields Theatre)
5:30PM - 5:45PM SHORT BREAK
5:40PM - 6:20PM CSO WORKSHOP 2 
(Global Village)
5:45PM - 6:40PM POSTER SESSION 2 (EVEN NUMBERS)
(Global Village)
6:40PM - 7:30PM CONCURRENT 6
  APLMA/APMEN Dialogue
(Global Village)


Malaria Elimination & Vector Control
(Eureka Room 1)

  
Mechanisms of antimalarial activity and resistance
(Eureka Room 2&3)

Malaria in Pregnancy
(Meeting Room 109)

  
 
WEDNESDAY 4 JULY

8:30AM - 10:00AM PLENARY 5: MEETING THE CHALLENGES OF MALRIA ELIMINATION AND ERADICATION
(Goldfields Theatre)
10:00AM - 10:30AM MORNING TEA & NETWORKING
(Global Village)
10:30AM - 12:30PM CONCURRENT 7
  Expanding access to malaria interventions & The future of health financing
(Goldfields Theatre)

  
Accelerating Malaria R&D through international collaborations (sponsored by WIPO & BVGH)
(Eureka Room 1)

Challenges to malaria eradication and how can we meet them? & Innovative approaches to supporting affected persons voices to the table
(Eureka Room 2&3)

  
Diagnostics Development for Malaria Elimination & Strengthening interventions and challenges of implementing new tools
(Meeting Room 109)

  
10:30AM - 12:30PM THE MALARIA MAPATHON
(Global Village)
12:30PM - 1:30PM LUNCH & NETWORKING
(Global Village)
12:40PM – 1:20PM CSO WORKSHOP 3
(Global Village)
1:30PM - 3:00PM CONCURRENT 8
  Are we staying on track with malaria elimination? & Maintaining momentum & strategies for the last mile: Elimination/Eradication lessons learnt
(Goldfields Theatre)

Recent advances in severe pathophysiology and treatment
(Eureka Room 1)

Partnering for strong malaria control & research & Universal Access: Providing services to people where rountine services do not reach
(Eureka Room 2&3)

  
Vaccines, Next gen vaccines & targets & Investing in new tools and technologies: Challenges for elimination & eradication
(Meeting Room 109)

  
3:00PM - 3:30PM AFTERNOON TEA & NETWORKING
(Global Village)
3:30PM - 5:30PM PLENARY 6: MALARIA ELIMINATION - THE CHALLENGES
(Goldfields Theatre)
3:30PM - 5:30PM THE MALARIA MAPATHON
(Global Village)
5:30PM - 5:45PM SHORT BREAK
5:45PM - 6:30PM CONCURRENT 9
  Innovation for malaria surveillance
(Eureka Room 1)

  
Community engagement, Plasmodium vivax and G6PD: addressing roadblocks to elimination era
(Eureka Room 2&3)

    
Antimalarial immune response - mechanisms and uses for diagnosis and surveillance
(Meeting Room 109)

 
6:30PM - LATE Q&A TO END MALARIA COCKTAIL FUNCTION()
 
THURSDAY 5 JULY

8:30AM - 10:00AM PLENARY 7: MOVING TOWARDS ELIMINATION AND ERADICATION: ROADMAP FOR THE FUTURE
(Goldfields Theatre)
10:00AM - 10:30AM MORNING TEA & NETWORKING
(Global Village)
10:30AM HIGH LEVEL PANEL
(Goldfields Theatre)
11:15AM - 12:00PM CONGRESS STATEMENT
(Goldfields Theatre)
12:00PM - 12:30PM KEYNOTE CLOSE
(Goldfields Theatre)