About the Pacific Rim Real Estate Society (PRRES) Annual Conference

PRRES holds a conference in late January each year. The Conference aims to nurture and advance understanding and cooperation in the rapidly changing environment of property education and industry. With Australian and International speakers at the forefront of research and policy-making, the conference offers a challenging professional development experience and networking opportunity.

The 2025 PRRES Conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

The 2025 PRRES Conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Hobart, Tasmania, Australia from the 12th to the 15th of January 2025. We look forward to seeing you all there.

Final Program

The final program will be available in approximately December 2024.


1st July 2024 Abstract submission
30th July 2024 Notification of abstract acceptance
1st August 2024 Early Bird Registration Opens
1st September 2024 Full paper submission for refereed papers
30th September 2024 Notification of acceptance of refereed papers
1st November 2024 Early-bird registration closes

30th November 2024

Last day for registration to include paper in the conference program
5th January 2025 Last day for registration to attend the conference


Draft-v2-PRRES-Tasmania-2025-Call-for-Abstracts.pdf Draft-v2-PRRES-Tasmania-2025-Call-for-Abstracts.pdf (119kB)

Has an 'A' Rating

With the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) initiative

Attracts International Delegates

From around the Pacific Rim plus South Africa, Germany & Spain

100 Academic Papers

Covering widespread research activities in property

PhD Colloquium Program

Full day program for PhD students with presentations

Case Study Competition

Provides students with a real life business situation

Industry Day

Sessions presented by leading property professionals

Encourage Networking

Through opportunities at the Welcome Reception & Conference Dinner

PhD Colloquium Program

PhD Colloquium Program

This is a full day program for PhD students with presentations covering the likes of property valuation, property taxation, real estate development, property investment, listed property companies and REITS

Past Conferences

Learn about the past conferences we've run and read the past conference papers.

Case Study Competition

Case Study Competition

The competition provides students with a real life business situation in the form of a case study. Based on the case given, teams are to conduct in-depth analysis and create a proposal/strategy on how to move the business forward. Business case competitions share a vision of fostering personal development of the students who take part. They allow opportunities to improve analytical, team-work, communication & presentation skills. Students are able enhance their problem solving ability & develop skills across various business disciplines, including finance, marketing, operations, management & problem solving.