APEN holds an International conference every four years.

The next international conference, Facilitating Balanced Change for Rural and Urban Communities: Profitability & sustainability, land & sea, private & public, farms & communities, will be held from 12-15 September 2017, in Townsville, Queensland, Australia following the GFRAS annual meeting in Ingham, 9-11 September 2017.  Information is available on the conference website being developed at:

The 2015 APEN Conference, Managing change innovation and action in an ever shrinking world, was held in Adelaide, Australia on 10-12 November 2015.

Our last international conference, Transformative Change: Chosen or Unchosen, was held in Christchurch, New Zealand, 28-30 August 2013. 

The proceedings of past conferences can be viewed here.