Oceania Tobacco Control Conference 2024

Event Details


Event Series External event

Location In-person

Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Gold Coast Highway, Broadbeach QLD, Australia


This year’s conference theme is ‘Reignite the Fight’ and will showcase tobacco control learnings across the Oceania region through an engaging and thought-provoking program and facilitate attendance from priority groups through a comprehensive scholarship program.

Abstract submission are now open for long oral presentation, poster presentation, rapid fire presentation and workshop presentations. The call for abstracts closes 26 April 2024. Read more here

Policy and Advocacy Themes: 

  • Product regulation
  • Pricing, taxation, and economic issues
  • Retail availability and licensing of tobacco products
  • E-cigarettes
  • Other products (reduced nicotine cigarettes, waterpipes, cigars, roll your own, oral etc.)
  • Advertising, marketing and promotion (packaging, brand variants, online etc)
  • Smoke-free environments
  • Novel or alternative approaches (smoke-free generation, endgame strategies)
  • Industry interference
  • Trade and legal issues
  • Advocacy

Community and Practice Themes:

  • Smoking cessation
  • Social marketing
  • Education and school-based programs
  • Health systems
  • Training
  • Trends in quitting and relapse
  • Priority populations