Institute of Advanced Studies

The Institute for Advanced Study is a self-contained conference space, located on the perimeter of our Melbourne campus. It includes a large seminar room, breakout room and courtyard.

Ideal for:

  • keynote presentations
  • conferences
  • workshops
  • banquets
  • seminars

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IAS Seminar Hall

Room configurationMaximum capacity
Cocktail188
Theatre 180
Banquet144

Room features

  • AV system and data projector
  • lectern with presentation controls and built-in microphone
  • sectional dividers available to provide different room zoning options
  • adjoining annex, with adjustable relay screen for guests or event staff to see what's taking place on-stage
  • variable light settings with pre-set dimming options
  • climate control with airconditioning and heating, and adjustable zoning options
  • scenic courtyard area with picnic tables and shade, accessible by adjoining door
  • located directly opposite the Breakout Room
  • neighbouring the La Trobe Apartments, enabling easy venue access for visiting guests or delegates

IAS Breakout Room

Room configurationMaximum capacity
Cocktail76
Theatre 50
Banquet32

Room features

  • acoustic panels for internal soundproofing and sound quality
  • adjustable bifold doors to provide multiple room configurations
  • climate control with split-system for heating and cooling
  • scenic courtyard area with picnic tables and shade, accessible by adjoining door
  • neighbouring the La Trobe Apartments, enabling easy venue access for visiting guests or delegates

Location

The Institute of Advanced Study is located on the Melbourne (Bundoora) campus, accessible via Main Drive near the Wildlife Sanctuary. View campus map.

Carparking

There is a small carpark directly outside of this venue (Carpark 10), or for groups requiring space this venue is only located a short walk from Carpark 8 (pay-as-you-go). For more information or to see a map of the carparks, view our Carparking Guide.

Plan your trip

Visit Transport Central for campus maps and public transport information.