About Outlook 2021 and register

Outlook 2021 is a virtual conference, with 12 sessions running from Tuesday 2 to Friday 5 March 2021. There is no registration fee to attend the online sessions.

Please be aware that registrations submitted from Monday 1 March will have a delay in receiving login details. If you are registering at the last minute you may not receive them before the conference starts.

Delegates are required to register prior to the event. We encourage you to register early as there is a fixed limit to delegate places. If you are subsequently unable to attend the session/s, please let us know so we can reallocate your place to a delegate on the wait list.

Register now. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email from the ABARES Events Team. Just prior to the conference you will be sent your unique login details.

If you have further questions contact us - email the ABARES Events team or phone 02 6272 2303 or 02 6271 6495.

When and where is Outlook 2021?

Outlook 2021 is online and runs from Tuesday 2 to Friday 5 March. There are three, one-hour sessions each day. Read the program to discover who’s speaking and the range of sessions on offer. 

Delegates’ directory

Networking with delegates, trade stand exhibitors, speakers and chairs is an essential component of your Outlook 2021 experience, which continues in the virtual conference networking hub. As well, we provide a delegates’ directory to delegates when registering, which includes the name, organisation and email of those who agree to be included. You can nominate your preference for inclusion when you register online.


ABARES is part of the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment. As an Australian Government department, we are bound by the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs), scheduled to the Privacy Act 1988 which regulate how government agencies collect, use, store and disclose personal information, and how individuals may access and correct personal information. We will collect information from you related to your conference registration, and other communication activities. If the relevant personal information requested is not provided by you, we may be unable to finalise your registration. The department’s privacy policy is available online.


The conference program and registration information is correct at the time of production. However ABARES, as the organiser, reserves the right to vary information where necessary.

Exclusion of liability

The Commonwealth does not accept any liability for any misadventure (whether by way of travel accident, loss of property, injury, illness or any similar occurrence) that a delegate may experience while participating in the conference.

Cancellations and name changes

All cancellations or name changes must be advised via email to ABARES Events team. If you are unable to attend, please advise us so we can reallocate your place to a delegate on the wait list.

Conditions of registration

ABARES and the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment reserves the right to decline a registration or reassign a registration to another category based on its own research and/or information provided by the potential delegate.