About conference accounts
A Wi-Fi conference account can be requested by Griffith staff to provide internet access for Griffith hosted conferences or events with multiple attendees. Wired internet can also be provided if required.
Duration: Available up to ten working days.
Turnaround time: five working days.
Approval process: Approval is required by the IT Security Specialist and IT Security Manager. Account can be reactivated, but approval is required each time and the password will be reset on reactivation.
Alternative: The alternative option is to have all guests to Griffith University use the Public Wi-Fi.
Important information for conference convener
As a result of changes to the Australian Data Retention legislation, you are now required to supply a list of all conference attendees who will be using the Griffith Wi-Fi and internet service. This list must include attendees first and last name, organisation and email / phone number.
Access to the Griffith Wi-Fi and internet service will not be granted until a complete and accurate list of attendees has been provided.
To comply with Australian Data Retention Legislation, Griffith staff or students cannot use this conference account. University staff and students must log in using their own Griffith credentials.
How to connect to Griffith Conference Wi-Fi
If you are visiting Griffith University to attend a conference, you can connect your device to the Griffith Conference Wi-Fi network by following the instructions below.
The Griffith conference convener will advise the Griffith username and password to connect.
Visiting Griffith from another educational institution? You may be able to use the eduroam network if you are visiting from an institution subscribed to the Eduroam federation.