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Conferences & Events

conference [n.]

1. a formal meeting for discussion or debate. 2. an association in commerce for regulation or exchange of information. 3. a league of sports teams or clubs.
Oxford Dictionaries

Conferences have a range of descriptors. These include - conference, congress, forum, institute, round table, seminar, summit, symposium, even webinar and workshop. There are also instances where they combine with other presentations as in a joint Conference & Expo. Many variations are included.

There are multiple educational conferences virtually every day. These cover almost every educational topic and level.

Pages list conferences and related events at regional, state/territory, national and international level. Each listing contains date, title, a brief comment and the venue. They are listed in date order.

Australian conferences/events are given priority but not to the exclusion of relevant conferences, especially in the Asia-Pacific region, but also in other parts of the world.

Information is added as far ahead of actual dates as possible and updated where this is required.

The Past Conference Page lists conferences that have been completed. These are only listed by date and title.
Each monthly listing is only maintained for a period of six months to allow access to papers and reports.

Use individual links below to access specific listings for each month.

February 2020
Date Event
1-2

International Conference on Distance Education and Virtual Learning [ICDEVL] 2020

The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Distance Education and Virtual Learning’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

2-3

International Conference on Education and E-Learning [ICEEL] 2020

‘The idea of the conference is for scientists, scholars, engineers and students from Universities all around the world and industry to present ongoing research activities, and hence to foster research relations between Universities and industry’.

Venue : Village Hotel Changi, Singapore.

2-4

2020 Deans Conference [AACSB]

‘Connect with fellow deans at AACSB’s exclusive Deans Conference to explore business school challenges and opportunities and share your vision of the future of business education. More than 600 business school deans from over 50 countries convene annually’.

Venue : Renaissance Nashville Hotel, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

2-6

ANZIAM 2020

The site provides information on Invited Speakers, Travel, Accommodation, the Registration process and a number of specific activities to be held during the conference period.

Venue : Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, Lovedale, NSW.

3-4

Emerging Leaders Development [Brisbane]

‘Take control of your career destiny, kick start your personal capability development and embrace the concepts of self-guidance and continuous improvement. The program works across three targeted areas and culminates in building a personal development plan to put it all into action’.

Venue : Level 1, 60 Edward Street, Brisbane, Queensland.

3-4

International Conference on Adult Education, Challenges and Motivating Factors [ICAECMF] 2020

The Conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Adult Education, Challenges and Motivating Factors’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-4

International Conference on Authentic Education and Authentic Learning [ICAEAL] 2020

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Authentic Education and Authentic Learning. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-4

International Conference on Cognition and Perception [ICCP] 2020

The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Cognition and Perception’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-4

International Conference on Distance Education and Virtual Learning [ICDEVL] 2020

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Distance Education and Virtual Learning’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-4

International Conference on Educational Quality and Innovative Teaching Model [ICEQITM] 2020

The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Educational Quality and Innovative Teaching Models’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-4

International Conference on Educational Research Applications [ICERA] 2020

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Educational Research Applications’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-4

International Conference on Emerging Technologies for Education [ICETE] 2020

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Emerging Technologies for Education’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-4

International Conference on Innovation and Educational Transformation [ICIET]2020

The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Innovation and Educational Transformation’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-4

International Conference on Science and Technology Education [ICSTE] 2020

The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Science and Technology Education’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-4

International Conference on Universities and Women’ Studies 2020 [ICUWS 2020]

‘ICUWS 2020 is a main annual research conference aimed at presenting new improvements in Women’s Studies’.

Venue : The University of Tokyo, Tokyo,Japan.

3-5

The 2020 AAIE Leadership Conference and Expo

‘We can see nothing more important than our theme for 2020 : Diverse on Purpose : Different by Design. And to explore the questions that matter. This year’s conversation will pull together multiple threads of diversity: learning access for those who learn differently, supporting linguistic equity, building success on our different strengths, addressing key issues such as ethnic diversity in our faculties and women in leadership, socio-economic disparity and access to our schools..the things that many of us care deeply about’. Pre-Conferences - Saturday-Sunday, February 1-2.

Venue : Marriot Marquis Hotel, New York City, New York, USA.

3-7

13th ACM International WSDM Conference

‘WSDM [pronounced “wisdom”] is one of the premier conferences on web-inspired research involving search and data mining. WSDM is a highly selective conference that includes invited talks, as well as refereed full papers’.

Venue : TBC, Houston, Texas, USA.

3-7

Australasian Computer Science Week [ACSW 2020]

‘ACSW is the premier event for Computer Science researchers across Australasia, organised under the governing auspices of Computing Research and Education [CORE] Association of Australasia. 2020 ACSW will include an exciting stream focused on training opportunities for Early Career Researchers and Higher Degree students in addition to the traditional sub-conferences’. [See individual conferences as listed.]

Venue : Swinburne University, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-7

ACE 2020 – Australasian Computing Education Conference

‘The Australasian Computing Education Conference [ACE] is a conference on research, teaching, and innovation in computing education in its various aspects, at all levels, and in all contexts. ACE is the only Australasian conference devoted entirely to education in Computing’.

Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-7

Australasian Information Security Conference [AISC2020]

‘This conference aims at promoting research on all aspects of cyber security, digital forensics, and cryptography and increasing communication between academic and industrial researchers working in this area. AISC 2020 welcomes not only computer scientists and researchers, but also educators, students, technicians, practitioners and industry from across the world’.

Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-7

Australasian Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing [AusPDC 2020]

‘The symposium is primarily targeted at researchers from Australia and New Zealand, however in the spirit of parallel and distributed computing, which aims to enable collaboration of distributed virtual organisations, we encourage papers and participation from international researchers’.

Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-7

Australasian Web Conference [AWC2020]

‘The relentless growth in Internet functionality and broadband access has enabled a new wave of innovations that are transforming the way people and organisations interact, communicate, and collaborate. The fourth Australasian Web Conference [AWC] focuses on presenting original contributions on research, development, and applications, related to all fields of Web research’.

Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.

3-7

Becoming a Clinical Educator

‘An introduction into the world of current postgraduate clinical education. It gives participants a working knowledge of how to design, conduct and evaluate teaching and training for postgraduate clinicians, and how to assess curricula and teaching programs, in medical and surgical environments’.

Venue : Rewley House, Oxford, United Kingdom.

3-7

Interactive Entertainment

‘Interactive Entertainment has a long history of being a diverse conference that bring together a broad audience of researchers and academics. The conference encourages and pursues deep collaboration and the strength of past events has always been the depth of conversation between people from diverse disciplines. We encourage contributions from fields as diverse as computer science, social science, design, communication, media studies, music, engineering, health and mathematics’.

Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.

3/2-10/4

Online Facilitation [ACER]

‘The focus of the course is on the theory and practice of online pedagogy, how to facilitate online discussion and collaboration, and support student learning in the online environment’.

Venue : Online.

3/2-10/4

Using and interpreting data in schools [ACER]

‘A foundation level professional learning program focused on developing teachers’ expertise in using and interpreting different types of data in a school context. It is designed for teachers and school leaders who wish to build solid shared understandings and shared language about the kinds of data used in schools, the different ways in which data can be represented, and what they can tell teachers about student learning’.

Venue : Online.

4-6

13th Australasian Conference on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management [HIKM 2020]

‘HIKM was envisaged as a forum for health related research with a computational intelligence and information management focus. Since then, HIKM has become a pivotal conference for digital health in Australasia that has enabled thousands of researchers to present their work and interact. It is Australasia’s Premier Digital Health Scientific Conference’.

Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.

4-6

New ! Engaging for Impact 2020

RMIT. ‘Engaging for Impact 2020 will give all participants the perfect forum to share insights, global trends, industry needs and best practices to ensure research and innovation is relevant and creating value and impact for Australia and the world’.

Venue : RMIT City Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.

4-7

4th Annual Women in Leadership NT Summit 2020 [Darwin]

‘Secure your future through professional development in a lower demographic. Strengthen your networks and solidify your professional presence in a rural environment. Harness the power of diversity in your community, Conquer your domain through confidence and communicate like a leader’.

Venue : Novotel Darwin, Darwin, Northern Territory.

4-7

Australasian Database Conference [ADC 2020]

‘In addition to regular research papers, industry papers, demo sessions, and plenary poster sessions, ADC 2020 will also feature multiple keynote speeches and tutorials given by world-leading researchers and industry leaders’.

Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.

4-7

4th Annual Women in Leadership NT Summit

‘Secure your future through professional development in a lower demographic; Strengthen your networks and solidify your professional presence in a rural environment; Harness the power of diversity in your community; Conquer your domain through confidence and communicate like a leader’.

Venue : Novotel Darwin, Darwin, Northern Territory.

4-16

Cataloguing Basics [ALIA

‘The course content is designed to provide you with as much practical experience of cataloguing principles and practices as possible within the time frame of 6 weeks’.

Venue : Online Delivery [TAFE NSW].

5-7

26th Australasian Humour Studies Network Conference

Conference Theme and Program : Laughter and Belonging. Details of the program will be posted here as soon as available’.

Venue : Griffith University, South Bank Campus, Brisbane, Queensland.

5-7

2020 ACERE Conference

‘Conference Themes include Economies of Entrepreneurship; Entrepreneurship Education & Training; Psychology of Entrepreneurship; Public Policy for Entrepreneurship & Innovation; Small Business Management; Sociology of Entrepreneurship; and others’.

Venue : University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia.

5-7

4th HR Analytics, Metrics and Measurement [Melbourne]

Learn about ‘Current and future trends of HR Analytics and how they can be used to improve workplace inclusion & diversity. Gain insights into how technology, analytics, and new skills will shape what is possible in talent management and leadership as well as how these advances can enhance social justice; Increase your ability to evaluate and identify biased or unfair processes in organisations; and Hands-on applications of HR Analytics that can be applied in your organisation to improve inclusion and diversity’.

Venue : Melbourne Marriott Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.

5-7

ANZAMP Meeting 2020

Details regarding keynote speakers, registration, A J Guttmann Prize and more are available from the site.

Venue : Twin Towns, Tweed Heads, NSW.

5-8

2020 CEC Convention and Expo

‘At CEC 2020 the focus will be on special educators with a single goal : making a difference for children with exceptionalities. Whatever your role — general or special education teacher, district administrator, principal, teacher educator, or paraprofessional — you can drive educator and student success by attending CEC 2020’.

Venue : Oregon Convention Centre, Portland, Oregon, USA.

6

Differentiation : a practical approach based on current research

‘The term ‘differentiation’ is often used in schools but not fully understood. The idea of differentiating instruction to accommodate the different ways that students learn is not ‘rocket science’ but it does require the effective use of formative data and collaborative planning time. It is an approach to teaching that advocates active planning for student differences in classrooms. This workshop will help teachers develop an understanding’. of this process.

Venue : Saxons Training Facilities, Melbourne, Victoria.

6

Observation Checklists - Getting the Criteria Right

‘This practical webinar steps through the construction of effective, efficient observation checklists. You will build capability in extracting assessment criteria from units of competency and develop understanding about what constitutes observable performance’. VDC.

Venue : Webinar .

6

Skills and Strategies to Assist Students to Manage their Mental Health

‘There is a lot of misunderstanding around mental health and teachers are often expected to assist students in this area of their life without the required level of training and equipping. This workshop will help the teacher understand the difference be tween mental health and mental illness and will also provide practical and useful strategies that they can use to help improve student wellbeing in their role as a teach’.

Venue : Saxons Training Facilities, Melbourne, Victoria.

6-7

2020 Winter Global Conference on Education

‘The aim of the Global Conference on Education is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of pedagogy. The Global Conference on Education invites research papers that encompass conceptual analysis, design implementation and performance evaluation’.

Venue : University of Riverside, Riverside, California, USA.

6-7

Emerging Leaders Development [Melbourne]

‘Take control of your career destiny, kick start your personal capability development and embrace the concepts of self-guidance and continuous improvement. The program works across three targeted areas and culminates in building a personal development plan to put it all into action’.

Venue : Level 7, 31 Queen Street, Melbourne, Victoria.

6-7

International Conference on Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning and Teacher Roles [ICCSCLTR] 2020

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning and Teacher Roles’.

Venue : TBC, Phuket, Thailand.

6-9

Hong Kong Education and Careers Expo

Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.

Venue : Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong.

7

New ! 2020 Vocational Education and Training Business Summit

‘With a program that’s designed to support the senior management of vocational education and training providers, the 2020 Summit program will introduce you to those responsible for driving reform. It’s a unique opportunity to actively engage with those who influence the issues that affect the sustainability of your business’. Independent Tertiary Education Council Australia.

Venue : Pullman Sydney Hyde Park, Sydney, NSW.

7

Using Feedback and Learning Targets to Improve Student Learning

‘This workshop will provide evidence-based research and practical strategies to enable participants to establish relevant, student focused learning targets and use a variety of effective learning focused feedback strategies’.

Venue : Saxons Training Facilities, Melbourne, Victoria.

7-8

International Academic Conference on Engineering, Technology and Innovations [IACETI] 2020

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Engineering, Technology and Innovations. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns’.

Venue : James Cook Grand Chancellor Hotel, Wellington, New Zealand.

7-10

CCID 2020

The theme of the conference is ‘Collaborative Global Education : Equity, Engagement and Employability’. Registration and other details from the site.

Venue : Tradewinds Resort, St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA.

8-9

International Conference on Applied Physics and Mathematics [ICAPM] 2020

The conference ‘aims to be one of the leading International conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Applied Physics and Mathematics. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Applied Physics and Mathematics related technique’.

Venue : Adina Apartment Hotel Perth Barrack Plaza, Perth, Western Australia.

8-9

International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, Business Management and Sustainable Developments [ISBS-2020]

The conference ‘aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Economics, Trade and Development, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.

Venue : Holiday Inn Potts Points Sydney, NSW.

8-9

International Conference on Psychology, Language and Teaching [ICPLT] 2020

‘The conference will be an international forum for the presentation of technological advances and research results in the fields of Business Management and Information Technology. The conference will bring together leading researchers, engineers and scientists in the domain of Business Management and Information Technology interest from around the world’.

Venue : Adina Apartment Hotel Perth Barrack Plaza, Perth, Western Australia.

8-9

International Conference on Social Science and Economics [ICSSE] 2020

The conference ‘aims to be one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Social Science and Economics. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Social Science and Economics related techniques’.

Venue : Adina Apartment Hotel Perth Barrack Plaza, Perth, Western Australia.

9-13

ICONN 2020 - International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

‘ICONN is the largest biennial Australian conference series in the field of nanoscience. ICONN 2020 will cover nanostructure growth, synthesis, fabrication, characterisation, device design, theory, modelling, testing, applications, commercialisation, and health and safety aspects of nanotechnology’.

Venue : Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.

10

Little Scientists STEM Water Workshop, [Erskineville]

‘This STEM learning opportunity will help you explore water with all your senses and discover how to make the wet stuff even more exciting; investigate the different aggregate states and test the solubility of different substances; understand the important role of inquiry-based learning and co-construction; implement our inquiry-based educational approach; benefit from the exchange with other educators and teachers; feel confident in unlocking the wonders of STEM; and take home information and inspiration in the Water booklet and cards you receive’.

Venue : Gowrie Training Room, Erskineville, NSW.

10-11

International Conference on English Learning and Teaching [ICELT] 2020 [Kuala Lumpur]

The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of English Learning and Teaching’.

Venue : TBC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

10-13

CAUTHE 2020

The theme of the conference is 20:20 Vision : New Perspectives on the diversity of Hospitality, Tourism and Events. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.

Venue : Auckland University of Technology [AUT], Auckland, New Zealand.

10-14

AARES 2020

‘The conference has a tradition of innovating and experimenting with new approaches. Examples include the addition of mini-symposia during the conference, policy sessions, the three-minute thesis competition, the women-in-economics event, and a range of travel awards that support our younger members to travel to international conferences, and bring younger members of our international partners to our conference. All of these features will be present at the AARES 2020 conference’.

Venue : University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.

11

Overview of the Skills First 2020 Funding Contract

‘This webinar assists you to get your contract performance right. It summarises changes to terms of the Skills First 2020 Funding Contract. The webinar informs you about adjustments your RTO needs to implement to meet amended terms for Victorian government funded training services in 2020’. VDC.

Venue : Webinar.

11

VCE Conference Series 2020 [Biology]

Download the program details from the site. Science Victoria.

Venue : LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria.

11-12

2020 Queensland HR Leadership Summit

‘The Queensland HR Leaders Summit is part of the well-established national series, bringing the best [and sometimes most underrated] HR stories and valuable lessons learnt. The event will once again invite 120+ senior HR decision makers from different industries to exchange ideas and share current thinking to prepare for tomorrow’s demands and become the people’s champion’.

Venue : Hilton Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.

11-13

International Conference on Educational and Information Technology [ICEIT 2020]

‘ICEIT Conferences look for significant contributions to all major fields of the Educational and Information Technology in theoretical and practical aspects. The aim of the conference is to provide a platform to the researchers and practitioners from both academia as well as industry to meet and share cutting-edge development in the field’.

Venue : St Anne’s College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom.

11-13

VALA 2020

The theme of the conference is Focus on the Future. ‘The conference environment offers inspiration and collaboration. We welcome the diverse community that contributes to our industry, our students, practitioners, academics and vendors, colleagues and competitors. It is a safe and respectful place where you can take risks, challenge yourself, ask questions and invite feedback, and where we can all learn from our shared experiences’.

Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.

11-14

AIRAANZ 2020 Conference

‘The theme of the conference is Doing things differently ? IR practice and research beyond 2020. This theme allows us to explore all manner of employment related topics, and ask ourselves : what will be our focus in practice and research in the uncertain times ahead ?’

Venue : Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand.

11-14

Baxter 2020 : Frontiers in Integrability

&ANU Mathematical Sciences Institute. #8216;In addition to traditional areas of applicability such as classical statistical mechanics, quantum many-body physics and combinatorics, application areas to be emphasised at this conference include new developments in quantum field theory, string theory and condensed matter physics, which are all joining together in a spectacular leap into the future of integrability’.

Venue : The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.

12

Munch & Move Healthy Eating and Active Play Conferences [Early Childhood Australia] [Sydney]

‘The conference program will extend beyond the Munch & Move program training and focus on areas of leadership, including service management, having challenging conversations with families, and programming age-appropriate active play experiences. Registration is open to one service leader per service, to allow for greater attendance and participation across NSW’.

Venue : Pullman Hotel Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney, NSW.

12

VCE Conference Series 2020 [Chemistry]

Download the program details from the site. Science Victoria.

Venue : LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria.

12-13

2020 Conference - Learning Technologies

‘With 30+ conference sessions and over 70 leading speakers and facilitators, Learning Technologies will challenge you, give you new insights into the ways we learn, and provide you with a start towards more effective L and D at work. As well as a strong emphasis this year on interactivity and application, there are expanded opportunities to network with over 700 fellow learning and development professionals’.

Venue : ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom.

12-13

New ! Empowering Regional Research Conference

‘The Empowering Regional Research conference aims to create a space where researchers from diverse disciplines can explore collaborations and engage in conversations around the unique challenges faced by those working in regional and remote areas’.

Venue : University of New England [UNE], Armidale, NSW.

12-14

The 18th Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference [APBC2020]

‘The Conference is an annual international forum for exploring research, development and novel applications in the field of bioinformatics. The aim of APBC is to bring together academia and industry to share knowledge and experiences, and to showcase innovations and achievements’.

Venue : Samjung Hotel, Seoul, Korea.

12-15

New ! The 3rd APRU-IRIDeS Campus Safety Workshop

‘Objectives are to understand the natural and man-made disasters and their similarities and differences [particularly in preparation and response], learn how to conduct a comprehensive disaster risk assessment using an all-hazards approach in universities and discuss how to prepare for and respond to these disasters within universities’.

Venue : International Research Institute of Disaster Science [IRIDeS], Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.

12-21

APRICOT 2020 [APNIC 49]

‘The event will bring together Internet engineers and networking experts, government representatives, Internet business leaders, and other interested parties from around the world to learn from training workshops and tutorials, attend technical presentations, discuss policies, and extend social and professional networks with like-minded peers’.

Venue : Crown Promenade Melbourne, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria.

13

Leadership Skills for Coordinators [Mulgrave]

‘This program is designed for leaders in a school who are responsible for a learning area, a year level, or a team of teachers. It will look at team accountability and dealing with individuals. It will also examine issues relating to performance and morale. The course is designed to help participants understand how middle level leaders in a school can influence and support teachers to achieve team outcomes’.

Venue : Mulgrave Country Club, Wheelers Hill, Victoria.

13

Munch & Move Healthy Eating and Active Play Conferences [Early Childhood Australia] [Murrumbidgee]

‘The conference program will extend beyond the Munch & Move program training and focus on areas of leadership, including service management, having challenging conversations with families, and programming age-appropriate active play experiences. Registration is open to one service leader per service, to allow for greater attendance and participation across NSW’.

Venue : Atura Hotel, Albury, NSW.

13-14

2020 AJEC Research Symposium

Early Childhood Australia. ‘We invite early childhood practitioners, academics, policy-makers and students to exchange ideas, innovative research methodologies and findings. The symposium will also discuss the latest research and pedagogical practice from the longest-running and most highly regarded academic journal produced by ECA, the Australasian Journal of Early Childhood [AJEC]’.

Venue : Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW.

13-14

2020 European Learning & Teaching Forum

‘The 2020 European Learning and Teaching Forum explores how institutions balance tried and trusted practices and innovative approaches to learning and teaching in a dynamic and increasingly digital and international environment’.

Venue : Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands.

13-14

New ! Bluenotes APAC 2020 Conference

‘Participants will experience the benefit of Expertise on topics such as how institutions can best use Blue to improve student experience and student success; Sessions focused on using feedback data collected through Blue to improve and enhance the future of higher education; Presentations on formative feedback tool-kits and institutional applications; and Sessions on improving process and interpretation of evaluation data’.

Venue : University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW.

13-14

Microsoft Ignite The Tour, 2020

‘A conference dedicated to best practices and practical insights on data, the future of cloud development, business intelligence, IT, IoT Hub, Power BI, Visual Studio, Microsoft 365, Azure, as well as trends and technologies that are defining the software industry. Microsoft Ignite The Tour brings together developers and technology professionals and experts’.

Venue : International Convention Centre [ICC] Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

13-15

9th International Conference on Education and Management Innovation [ICEMI] 2020

‘ICEMI aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Education and Management Innovation, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.

Venue : Hotel Colón, Barcelona, Spain.

14

Creating High Quality Rubrics

‘Rubrics are a key component of effective formative assessment, they clearly identify the outcomes they are working towards and make the success criteria clear. Participants will be guided through the process of identifying at, above and below standard based on the Australian Curriculum Achievement Standards and will work together to create a variety of Rubrics which will guide their assessment of student work’.

Venue : Saxons Training Facilities, Melbourne, Victoria.

14

New ! The Festival of Play Forum 2020

‘This free forum provides the opportunity to explore the importance of play in children’s early development from leaders in the field including international keynote speaker and educator, Nathan Wallis. Nathan will explore how the brain works, how it develops, and how neuroscience can better inform our interactions with children’.

Venue : North Lakes Community Centre, North Lakes, Queensland .

14

VCE Conference Series 2020 [Physics]

Download the program details from the site. Science Victoria.

Venue : LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria.

14-16

Educating Anxious Brains [2020]

Creating Calm, Connected, and Trauma-Sensitive Schools for a Stressful Age. This conference will help you reduce anxiety and stress in your schools and practice; address teen depression and challenging classroom behaviours; foster coping, calming, mindful practices; create trauma-sensitive schools; and raise resilience by promoting positive teacher-student relationships’.

Venue : The Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, California, USA.

14-16

International Conference on Computer and Automation Engineering [ICCAE] 2020

The conference is seen as ‘offering an ideal platform for presentation, discussion, criticism and exchange of innovative ideas and current challenges in the field of computer and automation engineering. ICCAE 2020 will be held together with its workshop ICVARS 2020’ [see below].

Venue : Macquarie University, Macquarie Park, Sydney, NSW.

14-16

International Conference on Virtual and Augmented Reality Simulations [ICVARS 2020]

‘The ICVARS 2020 conference brings together people from multiple disciplines and a diversity of cultures to explore new ways to design, develop, and evaluate novel methods for Virtual and Augmented Reality simulations, to discuss ideas that can lead to innovations, and to inspire us all’.

Venue : Macquarie University, Macquarie Park, Sydney, NSW.

15

Phonemic Awareness [Newcastle]

‘In this workshop, US trained and Queensland based facilitators Zoe Baer and Cassie Mutimer will train teachers to use the curriculum written by Dr Michael Heggerty : “Phonemic Awareness : The Skills That They Need to Help Them Succeed !”’.

Venue : Best Western Plus - Apollo International Hotel, Charlestown, NSW.

15-16

Sydney University Coaching Conference 2020

‘The broad theme of the 2020 Australian Conference is a celebration of 20 years of Evidence-based Coaching and an articulation of future directions, trends and leaders in evidence-based Coaching. This conference is for anyone who is interested in evidence-based coaching, its development and its future’.

Venue : The University of Sydney Business School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

16-19

2020 AIEA Annual Conference

‘The Academy is more than ever pressed to prove its transformational role and its impacts on society. Students, faculty, leadership and staff are eager to make the world a better place, starting with their own communities. New technologies and approaches are available and being implemented in society and in our educational institutions. In this context, we have a golden opportunity to rethink and redefine Comprehensive Internationalisation and the leaders’ roles in meeting the expectations of the global generation’.

Venue : Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC, USA.

17

Michael Fullan : NSW Workshop

‘Whether you are at the school, region or state level you will have the opportunity to learn about the latest leadership ideas from research, practice and colleagues, and from Fullan himself who continues to work with education systems around the globe. Use this day to build your leadership team and to test and expand your own leadership effectiveness’.

Venue : Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney, NSW.

17-19

2020 Asia-Pacific Conference on Applied Mathematics and Statistics [AMS 2020]

‘AMS 2020) provides researchers and industry experts with one of the best platforms to meet and discuss groundbreaking research and innovations in the field of Applied Mathematics and Statistics’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

17-19

2020 International Joint Conference on Information and Communication Engineering [JCICE 2020]

‘The JCICE 2020 is an ideal platform for keeping up with advances and changes to a consistently morphing field. Leading researchers and industry experts from around the globe will be presenting the latest studies through papers and oral presentations. Over the three days of this conference, you’ll have an opportunity to hear about the latest developments and changes in an incredibly exciting field’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

17-19

2020 International Conference on Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery [DMKD 2020]

‘DMKD 2020 welcomes researchers, engineers, scientists and industry professionals to an open forum where advances in the field of Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery can be shared and examined. The conference is an ideal platform for keeping up with advances and changes to a consistently morphing field’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

17-19

International Conference on Agricultural and Biological Sciences [ICABS-2020]

‘Organised with an objective to provide an excellent international platform for the scientists, academicians, researchers, engineers, industrial participants and research scholars around the world to share their research findings with the global experts’.

Venue : Nepal Agriculture Research Council [NARC]-NARI, Kathmandu, Nepal.

17-19

Sydney International Business Research Conference [SIBRC] 2020

‘SIBRC 2020 aims to provide an opportunity to academics and practitioners around the world to discuss and share the contemporary issues of business and social science research. The proposed conference provides an outlet for high quality research in all areas of accounting, CSR, finance, economics, econometrics, education, information technology, Islamic finance and Sharia, law, management, marketing, social business and multidisciplinary’ areas.

Venue : The University of Notre Dame, Sydney, NSW.

17-20

15th International Digital Curation Conference

‘The theme of the conference is : Collective Curation : the many hands that make data work. With modern technology, anyone can be a content creator and provider with a potentially worldwide audience. In this landscape, how do we evaluate and exchange information and ensure meaningful knowledge production ? How do we harness the freedom and inclusiveness of the Web while enabling effective curation ? How do we ensure that content is preserved for long-term accessibility ?’

Venue : Croke Park, Dublin, Ireland.

17-21

11th Digital RIM Summit

Revolutionise records and information management to align with the vision of your organisation. Incorporate intelligent records and IM systems. Construct a robust information governance framework. Implement technology for enhanced efficiency and accuracy. Build a skilled and sustainable digital workforce’.

Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

17-21

2nd Australia-ESO joint conference [ICRAR] 2020

The build-up of galaxies through multiple tracers and facilities. The intent of this conference is to obtain a comprehensive view of baryons in the Universe, over a broad range of facilities, look-back time, wavelength range, and physical scales’. More detailed information from the site.

Venue : University Club, UWA, Perth, Western Australia.

17-21

26th Women in Leadership Summit [Sydney]

‘Find your ‘why’ and discover practical strategies for career advancement. Unlock self-awareness and lead with purpose. Expand your personal and professional network of like-minded women. Build the confidence to navigate adversity. Future-proof your skill set and advance your career’.

Venue : Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel at Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW.

18-19

2020 Victorian HR Leadership Summit

‘The summit is now part of the well-established international series, we look forward to collaborating with HR leaders and invite them to share their thinking, progress and most valuable lessons learnt. The event will once again gather 120+ VIC HR leaders for another great networking and learning experience’.

Venue : Crown, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.

18-19

Disability Support Workers Conference 2020

Learn,Lead, Deliver. ‘Join like-minded support workers from across Australia for two days of industry-leading keynotes, workshops and discussions that focus on empowering our sector to become the best version of tomorrow’s DSW, both as an industry and individually for the customer. It’s the premier event for support workers !’

Venue : Rydges South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland.

18-19

HR Leaders Forum 2020, [Sydney]

Turning Strategy into Reality. ‘Firmly established as the singular CHRO leadership event of the Asia-Pacific region, the HR Leaders Forum is returning in 2020 with a refreshed format to guide you through the year ahead’.

Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.

18-20

International Conference on Education and Social Sciences [ICEASS]

‘This year, ICEASS, focusing on the issues of Immigration Integration & Challenges, together with TICEAS will hold our first-ever joint conference and open up a special session named “Information Security and Applications”’.

Venue : Hyatt Regency, Guam, USA.

19

Michael Fullan : Queensland Workshop

‘Whether you are at the school, region or state level you will have the opportunity to learn about the latest leadership ideas from research, practice and colleagues, and from Fullan himself who continues to work with education systems around the globe. Use this day to build your leadership team and to test and expand your own leadership effectiveness’.

Venue : Mercure Brisbane, North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.

19

Strategies for Engaging Students with Disability

‘This webinar will explore the specific learning and support needs of students with autism, learning disabilities, anxiety and other mental health difficulties, and how trainers can adjust their teaching to be more inclusive of these different learning needs. Participants will gain a better understanding of how the brain is impacted for students with additional needs and how to implement practical strategies that can assist and lead to successful outcomes’. [VELG].

Venue : Webinar.

19

New ! Victoria Theatre VR Education Project

Drama NSW. ‘An exciting new educational project is in development that will examine how learners and teachers might interact in the virtual theatre space to play in the world and times of the Victoria Theatre in its heyday of the 1890s. Come along to explore this virtual theatre and the new immersive possibilities VR might yield for teaching and learning in and beyond the drama curriculum’.

Venue : University of Newcastle, Sydney Campus, Sydney, NSW.

19-20

3rd SoTEL Symposium 2020

Scholarship of Technology Enhanced Learning - Presenting a showcase of student learning supported by technology. SoTEL provides a platform for both the beginner and expert practitioner to inform and enlighten colleagues and peers of the positive outcomes of technology enhanced learning’.

Venue : Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.

19-21

EURIE - Eurasia Higher Education Summit 2020

‘EURIE is the new meeting point for international higher education, connecting other parts of the world with the great potential of the Eurasian region. EURIE annual summit features an exhibition and a conference to expand the knowledge, networks and collaboration opportunities for participants’.

Venue : Istanbul Lütfi Kırdar ICEC, Istanbul, Turkey.

20

How to Teach Students with ANXIETY to Build Confidence and Improve Achievement [WA]

‘This wonderful workshop begins with happiness heroine Gretchen Rubin’s Eight Splendid Truths of Happiness and what parents can do to help their children to be braver, more confident and more resilient. It then moves to investigating how to handle anxious students with research proven methods. It examines how classroom teachers and schools in general can develop teaching environments that address issues’.

Venue : TBC, Perth CBD, Western Australia.

20

Sydney Morning Herald Schools Summit

‘As stakeholders of Australian education navigate the contentious issues faced by the sector today, the need for a conversation between policy-makers, educators and key organisations within the sector persists. The SMH Schools Summit will facilitate a much-needed insightful debate and discussion around the future of Australian education’.

Venue : International Convention Centre Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

20

TEDxDocklands

‘This event type is organised in the city or town in which you live, engages a wide range of local residents, and showcases a diverse array of talks, not limited to one subject. The event is named after the location-based community it serves’.

Venue : 107 Victoria Harbour Promenade, Docklands, Victoria.

20-21

RIM and ICT Professionals Leadership Workshop [Melbourne]

‘Practical skills, tools and strategies to lead yourself and your organisation in the digital age. Learn to adapt and thrive with the future of work. Step up from a technical IM specialist to an analytical and strategic business enabler. Develop a ‘Design Thinking’ user experience approach to IM and ICT Change projects. Drive and lead digital transformation that aligns with business goals’.

Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

20-21

Women in Leadership Workshop [Sydney]

‘Develop your individual leadership style. Build confidence and influence. Improve self-awareness and self-reflection. Write your personal leadership plan’.

Venue : Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel at Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW.

21

2020 - The explicit teaching of writing F-6

‘Addressing the strands of Language, Literature and Literacy from the AC:E with direct references to the Australian Curriculum : English K-10. There will be a particular focus on teaching grammar and punctuation in context’.

Venue : Culburra Public School, Culburra Beach, NSW.

21

Effective strategies to engage reluctant learners

‘Every teacher strikes a reluctant learner at some point. It may be a student who does not pay attention, seems bored in class or is unmotivated. Or it may be a student who displays unwanted behaviours or is forever silent and withdrawn. This workshop explores effective tools and strategies to engage reluctant learners in a meaningful way’.

Venue : Saxons Training Facilities, Melbourne, Victoria.

21

Michael Fullan : Victorian Workshop

‘Whether you are at the school, region or state level you will have the opportunity to learn about the latest leadership ideas from research, practice and colleagues, and from Fullan himself who continues to work with education systems around the globe. Use this day to build your leadership team and to test and expand your own leadership effectiveness’.

Venue : Pullman Albert Park, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.

21

Revitalising your Key Leadership Skills : Training yourself to respond better

‘The workshop explores one of the two key strands of your core leadership habits being your ability to focus on people. The other core area is getting things done. It looks at the dimensions needed’. to achieve this

Venue : TBC, Perth CBD, Western Australia.

21

The Proactive and Strategic Partner - An EA Masterclass [Sydney]

‘This course is designed to help remove the lottery of chance, and to accelerate the development of a trusted Partnership, enabling EA and Executive to be confident that it has the right foundations and structure to ensure alignment in all critical communication, task, responsibility and reporting areas, and guarantee a more productive and effective working relationship’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

21

Understanding Autism Spectrum Disorder [ASD] and implementing educational strategies

‘The ASD workshop will cover What is ASD ?, ASD diagnosis, What is Autistic Disorder [AD] ?, What is Asperger’s Syndrome [AS] ?, What is Childhood Disintegrative Disorder [CDD] ?, What is Pervasive Developmental Disorder Not Otherwise Specified [PDD-NOS], Co-morbid conditions associated with ASD, Indicators for students with ASD and other co-morbid conditions School wide strategies, Strategies for the classroom, Independent Learning Plans [ILPs], Behaviour Modification Plans [BMPs]’ and more.

Venue : Saxons Training Facilities, Melbourne, Victoria.

21

New ! 2020 VALA VCAL Induction Day

‘Whether you’re new to teaching or coordinating the VCAL, looking for inspiration or a refresh, the 2020 Induction Day is bound to support and inspire you. Join us to connect with expert educators, stakeholders, resources and gain an understanding of the “why, what and how” of the VCAL’.

Venue : Jasper Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.

21

New ! VCE History Conference

‘This HTAV professional learning conference is structured to support VCE teachers to expand their own content knowledge, pick up classroom-ready tips and resources, think deeply about VCE assessment, and catch up with peers and mentors from all over Victoria’.

Venue : CQ Functions, Melbourne, Victoria.

21-23

Heads of School/IB coordinators : Implementing the MYP Curriculum [International Baccalaureate®] [Melbourne]

Registration is now open and does not close until 7 February 2020. Further detail can be found via this link.

Venue : Albert Park College, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.

21-23

Leading the Learning in PYP Schools [International Baccalaureate®] [Melbourne]

Registration is now open and does not close until 7 February 2020. Further detail can be found via this link.

Venue : Albert Park College, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.

21-23

Making the PYP happen : Implementing agency [International Baccalaureate®] [Melbourne]

Registration is now open and does not close until 7 February 2020. Further detail can be found via this link.

Venue : Albert Park College, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.

22

New ! Calming Today’s Anxious Kids

‘Join three well-respected, leading Australian experts for a clear and practical exploration of the fastest-growing health concern in childhood – anxiety’. A wide range of topics will be covered.

Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.

22

Children’s Behaviour Masterclass

‘Join us for a powerful day to re-think and re-frame the role of teachers and educators in supporting children’s emerging social competence. This event will flex your thinking, question your knowing, and change your practice forever’.

Venue : Voco Gold Coast Hotel, Surfers Paradise, Queensland.

22

Nathan Wallis - Neuroscience and The Developing Brain

‘The last decade could rightfully be called the “decade of the brain” as advances in medical and neuroscience have deepened our understanding of brain development and cognitive functioning, more than any other period before. An understanding of this knowledge and its practical application will help to guide your practice to better meet the behavioural, developmental and educational needs of the children, adolescents and families you work with’.

Venue : Hillcrest Christian College, Reedy Creek, Queensland.

22

Phonemic Awareness [Brisbane]

‘US trained and Queensland based facilitators Zoe Baer and Cassie Mutimer will train teachers to use the curriculum written by Dr Michael Heggerty : “Phonemic Awareness : The Skills That They Need to Help Them Succeed !”’.

Venue : QASSP Leadership Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.

22

TEDxCanberra

‘This event type is organised in the city or town in which you live, engages a wide range of local residents, and showcases a diverse array of talks, not limited to one subject. The event is named after the location-based community it serves’.

Venue : The Playhouse, Civic Square, London Circuit, Canberra, ACT.

22-23

7th International Mobile Education and Learning Technologies [IMELT] Conference 2020

‘The International Mobile Education and Learning Technologies [IMELT] is a multi-disciplinary forum discussing ideas, theories and research findings in the field of mobile learning and education technologies’.

Venue : Royal Plaza on Scotts Hotel, Singapore.

22-23

6th International Conference on Global Issues in Multidisciplinary Academic Research [GIMAR-2020]

All relevant details from program to social events can be found using the menu on the site.

Venue : Hotel Mystays Ochanomizu Conference Centre, Tokyo, Japan.

24

Early Career Teacher Program [Brisbane]

‘The ECTP is designed to support teachers in the first few years of teaching to thrive in their profession. The ECTP includes Working effectively with a mentor, Learning from others, Understanding the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers, Collecting and annotating portfolio evidence to transition from provisional to full registration, Working with Parents, Classroom Management and The longevity of your career, building resilience . . . and much more’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : Ramada by Wyndham Brisbane Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland.

24-25

Making Learning Visible [Melbourne]

‘During the two day workshop, participants will experience many opportunities to explore materials, utilising an inquiry lens, with the intent to gather artifacts of individual and group learning, create pedagogical documentation and engage in reflective dialogue about the process of making learning visible’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

24-25

RTI at Work™ Workshop [Melbourne]

‘Response to intervention [RTI] is not a series of implementation steps to cross off of a list, but a way of thinking about how educators can ensure each student receives the time and support needed to achieve success. This workshop is designed for school teams who have started RTI but are still refining processes or experiencing challenges’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

24-27

11th Blended Learning and Innovation Summit 2020

‘Empower employees to prioritise learning and own their professional development. Build effective, flexible and engaging on-demand learning materials. Develop strategies to boost employee engagement. Leverage personalised learning techniques to improve buy-in’.

Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Sydney, NSW.

25

New ! Adult Learning [Adelaide]

‘Introduces the principles of adult education and how to apply them to adult learning programs and activities. You will learn about the impact of learning styles, memory, adult learning principles and adult learning environments’. AITD.

Venue : TBC, Adelaide, South Australia.

25

Effective Pedagogy — High Impact Strategies [Brisbane]

‘This 1 day professional learning experience will explore a range of learning strategies students need to succeed. The program is designed to engage participants and support them to grow and better understand how to implement high impact strategies in their classrooms. Whether you are beginning your career or an experienced teacher, this workshop has something for everyone. There is a particular focus on Engaging Students and Effective Feedback’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : Ramada by Wyndham Brisbane Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland.

25

How to Design for IoT [Sydney]

‘This innovative course will show you how to help your students design their own amazing IoT products ! Your confidence to teach Digital Technologies will grow and best of all the strategies and tips you’ll learn are totally unplugged. You will walk away with fun, hands-on activities to use in your classroom, linked directly to the new Science & Technology Syllabus, including a simple 5 step strategy for designing any smart product you can imagine’.

Venue : Radisson Hotel and Suites Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

25

Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Perth]

‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.

Venue : Parmelia House, Perth, Western Australia.

25-26

Emerging Technology Conference and Convention - EmTech Asia

‘EmTech is where technology, business and culture converge. At EmTech Asia, you will meet the innovators, the scientists, the investors and the tech executives at the heart of the next technology revolution. Throughout two exhilarating days of networking and learning, you will get inspired from 30 speakers and amazed by the ingenuity of the 20 innovators under 35 and 800 participants who are leaders in their field’.

Venue : Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Singapore.

25-27

Universities Australia Conference 2020

‘The unmissable event on the higher education calendar, the Universities Australia conference is a unparalleled place for discussion, debate and knowledge sharing about Australian higher education’.

Venue : National Convention Centre, Canberra, ACT.

26

New ! 7-10 PDHPE Conference 2020

ACHPER. ‘An exciting opportunity for PDHPE teachers to connect, collaborate and upskill. Each session has been designed by teachers for teachers to specifically assist in further developing knowledge and understanding of the 7 – 10 syllabus. With no other conference on offer that targets Stage 4 and Stage 5 PDHPE, this is one event you don’t want to miss’.

Venue : Australian College of Physical Education, Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney, NSW.

26

Coaching/Mentoring Program [Brisbane]

‘Current research shows us that supporting the professional growth of our teachers by facilitating pedagogical dialogue and providing effective feedback will have significant benefits for our students. Discover how to maximise the experience of both being coached, and being a coach. Topics include effective conversation strategies, classroom observation techniques, collecting evidence, setting goals and tracking progress, using data effectively, understanding the learning cycle, preparing beginning/pre-service teachers for registration requirements. Not only will your coaching and mentoring skills be enhanced, but your overall leadership qualities will be taken to another level’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : Ramada by Wyndham Brisbane Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland.

26

Design School Graphics Technology [Sydney]

‘Focused on developing drawing and visual communication skills needed for the new Graphics Technology syllabus. Suitable for all TAS teachers Yrs 7-10 interested in practical and engaging step by step design methodologies for teaching students hand to digital fluency for graphics. Developing these processes will assist any teacher in supporting their students become proficient in producing drawings for design, manufacturing and marketing’.

Venue : Radisson Hotel and Suites Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

26

Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Perth]

‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.

Venue : Parmelia House, Perth, Western Australia.

26

iDESIGNX LIVE!

‘The summit combines great talent with fresh thinking to bring you a conference agenda brimming with expertise and experience. We will bring you learning that works on topics that count. We will present big ideas, but bring them back down to earth to equip you with the tools you’ll need to design learning in the future of work’.

Venue : Rydges World Square Hotel, Sydney, NSW.

26-27

SafeCampus - The National Campus Safety Summit

‘The agenda is to improve student safety by providing a venue for campus police, emergency management and student-wellness administrators to gather and share knowledge. The agenda features speakers from colleges and universities from around the nation’.

Venue : Treasure Island Hotel and Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

26-28

CCSA Rural and Remote Forum 2020

‘You will hear from sector experts, government representatives and special guest speakers with all the latest news and developments in providing early childhood education in rural and remote locations. We have listened to your feedback, and this Forum will provide even more opportunities for break-out discussions and networking with similar service types’.

Venue : Rhino Lodge, Dubbo, NSW.

26-28

International Conference on Computer Modeling and Simulation [ICCMS 2020]

‘The conference aims to provide a platform for scientists, scholars, engineers and students from universities all around the world and the industry to present ongoing research activities, and hence to foster research relations between universities and industry. It features invited speeches, parallel sessions and visits’.

Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.

26-28

The IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology [ICIT 2020]

‘The aim of this conference series is to provide a forum for presentation and discussion of emerging developments and applications in the rapidly evolving field of Industrial Technology. Also, it serves as a conduit for channelling advanced research and applications to the regional industry. It brings together researchers, from industry and academia, active in industrial technological fields to discuss current developments and future perspective’.

Venue : Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

26-28

International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Applications [ICICA 2020]

‘ICICA 2020 will be a remarkable event which can bring together professors, researchers and students in the field of Intelligent Computing and Applications making the conference a perfect platform to share experience, foster collaborations across industry and academia, and evaluate emerging technologies across the globe’.

Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.

26-28

Reggio Inspired Pedagogy [Melbourne]

‘This workshop is composed of opportunities for experiential and collaborative hands-on learning opportunities. Participants will have the opportunity to be fully engaged, interact with colleagues, reflect on, and document their learning in an environment that is supportive and meets an educator’s need to gain practical knowledge that can be applied to teaching practices’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

27

From Conflict to Collaboration [Brisbane]

‘No one likes conflict . . . no one likes to have the ‘difficult’ conversations. Unfortunately sometimes we are confronted with upset or angry parents or staff and we need to find a way to a solution. This 1 day professional learning experience will help you develop your skills to deal with these difficult situations - whether it be upset or angry parents, or uncooperative colleagues. We explore how to develop your emotional intelligence around reading body language, deescalating upset parents/staff, developing more effective relationships, structuring the critical conversation for positive outcomes and much more’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : Ramada by Wyndham Brisbane Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland.

27

Innovate - Year 9 Food Technology [Wollongong]

‘Designed to assist teachers to engage students in the Stage 5 Food Technology 2020 implementation. Turbo-charge your Food Technology lessons by captivating your students’ interest and imagination in problem-based learning opportunities. We’ll supply recipes, activities, student work-booklets, assessment tasks, marking criteria and units of work. We’ll also jump start your knowledge of the major changes, so you walk into the classroom feeling enthusiastic and equipped’.

Venue : Centro CBD Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW.

27

Innovative and Essential Strategies for All Leaders

The ‘focus of this seminar is to understand the characteristics to develop trust and empathy, become a more proficient team player, know the difference between coaching and mentoring, develop the skills to become agents of change, lead innovation in schools and examine and highlight the qualities of strategic leaders’.

Venue : Saxons Training Facilities, Melbourne, Victoria.

27

New ! Instructional Design [Perth]

‘However you deliver training, you need quality materials which have been developed using the best instructional design methods. In this course you will learn how to analyse your context and how to engage adult learners’. AITD.

Venue : TBC, Perth CBD, Western Australia.

27

Michael Fullan : West Australian Workshop

‘Whether you are at the school, region or state level you will have the opportunity to learn about the latest leadership ideas from research, practice and colleagues, and from Fullan himself who continues to work with education systems around the globe. Use this day to build your leadership team and to test and expand your own leadership effectiveness’.

Venue : Pan Pacific Perth, Perth, Western Australia.

27-28

International Conference on Academic Disciplines [ICAD] 2020

The conference will ‘bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Academic Disciplines. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

27-28

International Conference on Innovations in Engineering and Technology [ICIET] 2020 [Sydney]

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Innovations in Engineering and Technology. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

27-28

RTI at Work™ Workshop [Brisbane]

‘Response to intervention [RTI] is not a series of implementation steps to cross off of a list, but a way of thinking about how educators can ensure each student receives the time and support needed to achieve success. This workshop is designed for school teams who have started RTI but are still refining processes or experiencing challenges’.

Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.

27-28

Teenagers and Risky Behaviours [Sydney]

‘Come to this important conference on teenage health. Learn about some of the tough issues that are confronting teenagers, their families, and schools. Topics include : The age of consent; Images of the body; Peer pressure everywhere; Drugs; Sex and sexuality; Cyber-bullying; Building resilient teenagers’.

Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.

27-28

The Enrolled Nurses Conference [Brisbane]

‘As the health system constantly changes, make sure you are one of the well-informed and up-to-date nursing professionals. Attend this conference and learn about : Professional opportunities for enrolled nurses; Medication updates; What you need to know about wounds; Latest trends in diabetes care; How to deal with ethical dilemmas; How holistic care differs from a medical model of care’.

Venue : Mercure Hotel Brisbane, North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.

27-29

INSPIRE Conference 2020

‘​The conference motif INSPIRE aims to act as a contagion for social and pedagogical change within the early years’ sector. The conference includes national and international speakers who will challenge us to dream, to act, and not be limited by what we have, but to dream about what can be. We will explore the multiple interpretations of inspiration; offering dreams, creativity and innovation as a provocation to launch and ground ideas and stories’.

Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

28

Aspirant Leaders Program [Brisbane]

‘This Leadership Program is designed for teachers and leaders who are looking to improve and develop their leadership qualities. Whether you have you just landed your first leadership position, are considering a future in a leadership role, or have been in leadership for some time and need that spark, this workshop will support your growth and development as a leader. We will cover essential attributes and skills of effective leadership including time management, influencing others, management V leadership, strategic planning, crucial conversations, building the capacity of others, leading with integrity . . . and so much more’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : Ramada by Wyndham Brisbane Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland.

28

Captivate Year 10 - Food Technology [Wollongong]

‘Designed to assist teachers to involve students in the Stage 5 Food Technology 2020-2021 implementation. Increase student engagement in your Food Technology lessons by captivating your students’ attention and enthusiasm in a variety of appealing tasks. We’ll supply recipes, activities, student work-booklets, assessment tasks. We’ll also jump start your knowledge of the major changes, so you walk into the classroom feeling enthusiastic and equipped’.

Venue : Centro CBD Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW.

28

Challenging and Extending Talented Students across the Curriculum [Victoria]

‘Hundreds of ways to challenge your best and brightest! Connect them to the world. Tease their brains. Solve real world problems. Get philosophical. Organise personal learning quests. Learn and apply objective thinking skills. Is that ethical (dilemmas to bust their mind)? Unlock their creativity by designing puzzles and games. Test their general knowledge. Push their personal presentation skills. Competitions and resources that will unlock your students’ potential’.

Venue : Saxons Training Facilities, Melbourne, Victoria.

28

Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Adelaide]

‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.

Venue : Cliftons Adelaide, Kent Town, Adelaide, South Australia.

28

Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Adelaide]

‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.

Venue : Cliftons Adelaide, Kent Town, Adelaide, South Australia.

28-29

4th Australia and New Zealand Conference on Advanced Research [ANZCAR-2020]

‘The main theme of this conference is Breakthrough to Excellence. The conference will cover every topic from the areas of Business, Education, Social Sciences and ICT. Research active scholars from different countries will participate in the event to present their latest research and best practices ’.

Venue : Bayview on The Park, Melbourne, Victoria.

28-29

Federation of Parents and Citizens Associations NSW 2020 Conference

‘The 2020 Conference is for member P&C Associations across New South Wales to attend and participate in, regardless of geographic location’.

Venue : Dubbo Regional Theatre and Convention Centre, Dubbo, NSW.

28/2-1/3

Queensland State Conference - UN Youth Australia

‘State Conference is a three day residential event that offers passionate students in year 9-12 a unique opportunity to meet like minded people from all across Queensland and Northern New South Wales. The theme for State Conference 2020 is The Politics of Development: Measuring Development in the 21st Century’.

Venue : Brisbane, then moving to the Sunshine Coast Recreation Centre, Queensland.

29

Phonemic Awareness [Gold Coast]

‘US trained and Queensland based facilitators Zoe Baer and Cassie Mutimer will train teachers to use the curriculum written by Dr Michael Heggerty : “Phonemic Awareness : The Skills That They Need to Help Them Succeed !”’.

Venue : Mantra Legends Hotel, Surfers Paradise, Queensland.

29/2-4/3

New ! 2020 Australian Languages Workshop [ALW]

‘The Australian Languages Workshop [ALW] is the annual meeting of linguists and language practitioners researching, revitalising and advocating for First Nations languages’.

Venue : University of Queensland Moreton Bay Research Station,Moreton Bay, Queensland.

29/2-4/3

Ottawa 2020

‘Ottawa 2020 provides the opportunity for all involved in the assessment of competence of medical and healthcare personnel from around the world to come together to discuss the current status and future directions. Keynote speakers will challenge the audience and stimulate new ways of thinking about assessment and evaluation. The continuum of education will be addressed in medicine, dentistry, nursing and the other healthcare professions, from undergraduate through postgraduate/specialist training to the often neglected area of continuing professional development’.

Venue : Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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1-4

ISPIM Connects Bangkok Conference

‘ISPIM Connects Bangkok will bring together over 250 innovation professionals from research, industry, consulting and the public sector from 20+ countries. Connect with top international innovation managers, researchers, and thought leaders. Gain global insights by contributing to local innovation challenges. Experience innovation in action by engaging in interactive site visits. Share your research or practical experience in innovation’.

Venue : TBC, Bangkok, Thailand.

2

New ! Child Studies Workshop

‘The purpose of the course is to increase participant understanding and knowledge of the structure and content of the updated syllabus, both for teachers’ previously delivering school developed Child Studies courses and those interested in offering the course for the first time. The program of the day will provide participants with opportunities to investigate multiple issues’.

Venue : NSW Teachers Federation House, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.

2

Early Career Teacher Program [Cairns]

‘The ECTP is designed to support teachers in the first few years of teaching to thrive in their profession. The ECTP includes Working effectively with a mentor, Learning from others, Understanding the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers, Collecting and annotating portfolio evidence to transition from provisional to full registration, Working with Parents, Classroom Management and The longevity of your career, building resilience . . . and much more’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : Sheridan Hotel, Cairns, Queensland.

2

New ! Foundations of Teaching Sprints

‘Provides school and teacher leaders with a thorough understanding of the Teaching Sprints approach to collaborative teacher professional learning. Participants will be introduced to the Teaching Sprints process and leave equipped with the knowledge of what makes for successful team and school implementation’.

Venue : Sydney Masonic Conference Centre, Sydney, NSW.

2-3

Emerging Leaders Development [Melbourne]

‘Take control of your career destiny, kick start your personal capability development and embrace the concepts of self-guidance and continuous improvement. The program works across three targeted areas and culminates in building a personal development plan to put it all into action’.

Venue : Level 7, 31 Queen Street, Melbourne, Victoria.

2-3

International Conference on Teaching, Education and Learning [ICTEL 2020]

Areas cover ‘new ideas, innovations, theoretical, methodological and empirical knowledge, and problem-solving techniques in the following disciplines, themes and areas of education : Accreditation, Arts and Humanities, Blended Education, Business Education, Contemporary Issues in Education, Curriculum, Distance Education, Educational Leadership, E-Learning’ and many more.

Venue : Victoria University City Convention Centre, City Flinders Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.

2-3

PLC at Work® Institute [Hobart]

‘Achieve your goal of sustained, substantive school improvement where all students learn at high levels. Join us for a two-day PLC at Work® Institute, where you’ll get everything you need to establish and maintain our powerful process in your school. Learn, ask the experts, reflect with your team, and seek advice from those who have successfully built high-performing PLCs’.

Venue : TBC, Hobart, Tasmania.

2-4

11th International Conference on Business, Economics, Management and Marketing 2020

‘ICBEMM provides an opportunity for academics, practitioners, consultants, scholars, researchers and policy makers with different backgrounds and experiences, to present their papers in the conference and to discuss their experiences, new ideas, research results, as well as any practical challenges encountered and/or the solutions adopted during their work’.

Venue : University of Oxford, St Anne’s College, Oxford, United Kingdom.

2-4

14th Annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference [INTED2020]

‘INTED is one of the largest international education conferences for lecturers, researchers, technologists and professionals from the educational sector. After 14 years, it has become a reference event where more than 700 experts from 80 countries will get together to present their projects and share their knowledge on teaching and learning methodologies and innovations on educational technology’.

Venue : Hotel Melia Valencia, Valencia, Spain.

2-4

New Generation Learning Space Design 2020

‘Dedicated learning streams’ that cover topics from Innovative Learning and Teaching Technologies to Designing future proofed and adaptable Learning and Teaching Environments. Workshops you can’t afford to miss and an extensive range of quality speakers.

Venue : Mercure Sydney Central, Sydney, NSW.

2-6

Open Education Week 2020

‘The goal of Open Education Week is to raise awareness and showcase impact of open education on teaching and learning worldwide. The week-long event spotlights amazing work from over a dozen categories including live, face-to-face events, webinars, projects, and resources. The Best-of-the-Best participate in Open Education Week’.

Venue : International.

2-15

New ! Education Redesign : Building a New Model for All

‘What type of learning system do we need to deliver 21st century outcomes for all students ? What will it cost ? How do we continue day-to-day work in schools and across districts while making this dramatic shift ? Education Redesign is an online professional development program for school leaders, education policymakers, K-12 teachers, and those committed to helping all students achieve success’. GSE Harvard.

Venue : Online Workshops.

3

New ! School Law for New and Aspiring School Leaders [NSW]

‘You’re a newly appointed or aspiring school leader or you are an experienced school leader who wants to succeed in your role or mentor and support fellow leaders and colleagues at your school. As a leader it’s crucial that you and your colleagues engage with and understand the fundamental, emerging and evolving legal framework in which schools operate. Gain the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in a leadership role’.

Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

3

Perth Youth Leadership Conference 2020

‘Run by youth for youth, our State Youth Leadership Conference is designed to inspire, strengthen and empower our future leaders. This action packed one-day event consists of internationally recognised speakers and team activities, focusing on four key outcomes the education system misses : Leadership, teamwork, communication, and entrepreneurship’.

Venue : Ibis Hotel, Perth, Western Australia.

3

The Behaviour Ambulance [Ballarat]

‘This workshop will show early career teachers how to Understand the dimensions of conflict resolution, Learn and use the HALT method of defusing bad behaviour, Deal with repeated offensive behaviours and how to draw up simple one page action plans, Manage groups and develop collaborative practice that engage more students in learning. Backed up by a huge range of resources, clips, websites and a copy of Greg Mitchell’s book The Behaviour Ambulance which contains over 80 strategies that really work for difficult students and angry parents’.

Venue : TBC, Ballarat, Victoria.

3-4

New ! Improving Integrated Approaches to Workplace Mental Health

‘This is not like every other mental health conference. This event will focus on evidence-based and pragmatic solutions to reduce psychological risk in the first place. What does that mean for you ? This means that you will walk away with the evidence and tools to take a proactive approach to better promote mental health and reduce the risk of mental ill-health’.

Venue : Sydney Boulevard Hotel, Sydney, NSW.

3-4

International Conference on Social Science and Humanities [ICSSH] [Melbourne]

‘Conference Themes cover recent research trends in social sciences for the development of a deeper understanding of arts, culture, language, religion, commerce, governance and society, changes and evolution in mass media, digital media, journalism and entertainment and work-life balance and addressing issues caused by changing life-style’ among many others.

Venue : Victoria University City Convention Centre, City Flinders Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.

4

Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Melbourne]

‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.

Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.

4

PLC at Work™ Workshop [Adelaide]

‘Engage with the world’s leading authorities on professional learning communities to Explore the four critical questions of PLC at Work and learn the characteristics that set PLCs apart from more traditional models of schooling. Learn how to shift your school’s culture from a focus on “my students” to a focus on “our students”. Acquire structures and strategies to help teams stay focused on doing work that increases student achievement’ and much more.

Venue : TBC, Adelaide, South Australia.

4

New ! School Law for New and Aspiring School Leaders [Queensland]

‘You’re a newly appointed or aspiring school leader or you are an experienced school leader who wants to succeed in your role or mentor and support fellow leaders and colleagues at your school. As a leader it’s crucial that you and your colleagues engage with and understand the fundamental, emerging and evolving legal framework in which schools operate. Gain the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in a leadership role’.

Venue : Mercure Brisbane, North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.

4-5

Bettshow Asia 2020

‘The Leadership Summit is a great networking opportunity, allowing delegates to share their wealth of knowledge and experiences as well as learn from one another about effectively implementing educational technology in the classroom and gain valuable CPD. The Tech in Action area brings together educators, leaders, practitioners and industry experts from throughout the region and across the globe. Their presence is of great importance to engage with the latest industry solutions, and to develop knowledge and ideas in order to work towards a common goal for internationalising best practice and improving student outcomes’.

Venue : Grand Hyatt, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

4-5

International Conference on Business, Economics, Law, Language and Psychology [ICBELLP] [Melbourne]

Conference themes cover many areas of Business Economics, Law, Language and Psychology from Advertising, via Civil Rights, Consumer Issues and Learning and teaching strategies through to Counselling and Developmental Disabilities.

Venue : Victoria University City Convention Centre, City Flinders Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.

4-6

Evidence Based Policy Summit 2020

‘The Evidence Based Policy Summit addresses the fundamental themes that are key to good policy. Through informative keynotes, real-world case studies and interactive conversations you’ll get all you need to drive genuine results through evidence backed policy’.

Venue : Crowne Plaza Canberra, Canberra, ACT.

4-7

HERA Conference 2020

The theme of the conference is ‘The Humanities : Why They Matter, Why We Should Care’.

Venue : Palmer House Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

5

New ! AGSM Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Leadership Alumni Conference

‘Please join the 250 Indigenous leaders who have graduated from these AGSM Leadership programs. Be reunited with your cohort and have the opportunity to network and form new friendships. We will celebrate your wonderful achievements and you will be able to immerse yourself in a day of learning’.

Venue : UNSW CBD Campus, Sydney, NSW.

5

Adelaide Youth Leadership Conference 2020

‘Run by youth for youth, our State Youth Leadership Conference is designed to inspire, strengthen and empower our future leaders. This action packed one-day event consists of internationally recognised speakers and team activities, focusing on four key outcomes the education system misses : Leadership, teamwork, communication, and entrepreneurship’.

Venue : Ibis Styles, Adelaide, South Australia.

5

New ! Connecting with your school leadership team; how to influence upwards

‘We consistently hear that career education and the provision of quality career advice are essential for young people, enabling them to make well informed decisions about further education, training or employment. We know that in order for a quality career education program to thrive, we need to have the school leadership team ‘on board’. In this session, we will discuss the issues and explore strategies that will help you better connect with the school leadership team and influence upwards’.

Venue : Webinar.

5

Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Sydney]

‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.

Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

5

Strategic Planning and Project Management [Perth]

‘This interactive course has been designed to enable EAs and PAs to identify and understand the overall trends underpinning the functioning of their organisation and how these guide the implementation of specific projects’.

Venue : TBC, Perth, Western Australia.

5

Strategic Planning and Project Management [Sydney]

‘This interactive course has been designed to enable EAs and PAs to identify and understand the overall trends underpinning the functioning of their organisation and how these guide the implementation of specific projects’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

5

New ! Strategies to Overcome Student and Teacher Stress

‘This workshop will equip the teacher with the essential tools they need to support and improve the student and teacher wellbeing outcomes within their environment, drawing on the latest research from Solution Focussed and Cognitive Behavioural Psychology and Coaching’.

Venue : Saxons Training Facilities, Melbourne, Victoria.

5

New ! The Behaviour Ambulance [Melbourne]

‘There are some groups of students, for whatever mix of the 80 or so variables that go to explain a child’s behaviour, who are just plain hard to teach. This highly interactive, activity driven workshop shares with teachers the tactics, strategies and systems that keep students positive, deal with disruptions, take charge of problems and chart a positive productive future’.

Venue : Saxons Training Facilities, Melbourne, Victoria.

5-6

Emerging Leaders Development [Brisbane]

‘Take control of your career destiny, kick start your personal capability development and embrace the concepts of self-guidance and continuous improvement. The program works across three targeted areas and culminates in building a personal development plan to put it all into action’.

Venue : Level 1, 60 Edward Street, Brisbane, Queensland.

5-6

International Conference on Science and Technology Research [Melbourne]

Conference themes cover many areas including Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths [STEM], Science for Sustainable Development, Water Resource Management, Biology and Biodiversity, Life-Cycle Assessment, Statistics, Healthy/Ageing Population, Industry Best Practices and Innovation and Cyber Security and Cyber Crime among others.

Venue : Victoria University City Convention Centre, City Flinders Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.

6

New ! 2020 Let’s Really Do Science Inquiry [Primary]

‘In this workshop teachers will investigate the process and practicalities of inquiry learning in the Science classroom. They will engage in hands-on activities that will inform their understanding of the types of inquiry and how to implement them in their teaching program. The workshop is aimed at resourcing teachers of Years R–6 science. Note the change of date for this event.’.

Venue : Education Development Centre, Hindmarsh, South Australia.

6

New ! Dare To Lead

‘This Dare to Lead program is being held specifically for those working in the education space, from Principals through to classroom teachers [who lead small humans in their learning !] as well as School Counsellors and Head Teachers/Leaders of Wellbeing and various levels of the executive. We’ll tailor some of the content to school and teaching specific examples, and the challenges of schools as VUCA spaces and 21st-century learning and the future of work’.

Venue : Aerial UTS Function Centre, Ultimo, NSW.

6

The Proactive and Strategic Partner - An EA Masterclass [Canberra]

‘This course is designed to help remove the lottery of chance, and to accelerate the development of a trusted Partnership, enabling EA and Executive to be confident that it has the right foundations and structure to ensure alignment in all critical communication, task, responsibility and reporting areas, and guarantee a more productive and effective working relationship’.

Venue : TBC, Canberra, ACT.

6-8

NSW State Conference - UN Youth Australia

‘Students in Years 9 to 12. State Conference is an event for anyone with an interest in international affairs. It’s a chance for you to meet like-minded peers and share your thoughts on issues affecting the global community. By the time you leave, we guarantee you’ll be better aware of what goes on in the world around you and more importantly about the role you can play in shaping its future’.

Venue : The Collaroy Centre, Collaroy NSW.

7

New ! The Childhood Education Conference [Above & Beyond]

‘Welcome Early Childhood Educators, OOSH Educators, FDC Educators, management, stakeholders, curious people and practitioners. This conference is going to set your intrinsic motivation on fire’.

Venue : Shellharbour Civic Centre, Shellharbour, NSW.

8-9

New ! International Conference on Applied Physics and Mathematics [ICAPM 2020]

‘The key intention of ICAPM 2020 is to provide an opportunity for the global participants to share their ideas and experience in person with their peers expected to join from different parts on the world. In addition this gathering will help the delegates to establish research or business relations as well as to find international linkage for future collaborations in their career path’.

Venue : Adina Apartment Hotel Perth Barrack Plaza, Perth, Western Australia.

8-9

International Conference on Psychology, Language and Teaching [ICPLT] 2020

The Conference ‘aims to be one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Psychology, Language and Teaching. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Psychology, Language and Teaching related techniques’.

Venue : Park Regis North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.

8-9

International Conference on Science, Innovation and Management [ICSIM] 2020

‘The conference will be an international forum for the presentation of technological advances and research results in the fields of Business Management and Information Technology. The conference will bring together leading researchers, engineers and scientists in the domain of Business Management and Information Technology interest from around the world.’.

Venue : Park Regis North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.

8-9

International Conference on Science, Social Science and Economics [IC3SE] 2020

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Science, Social Science and Economics. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.

Venue : Hotel MyStays Shin-Osaka Conference Centre, Osaka, Japan.

8-10

Women’s Leadership and Empowerment Conference 2020 [WLEC2020]

‘This highly exciting and challenging international Conference is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, advanced students, and others’.
Retreat dates : 11th - 12th March 2020.

Venue : The Patra Bali Resort and Villas, Bali, Indonesia.

8-13

International Youth Nuclear Congress 2020

‘Under the theme Diversity in Nuclear, the mission of IYNC2020 is to promote and enable the diversity of people engaged in the many peaceful uses of nuclear science and technology’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

9-10

Emergent Curriculum in Children’s Learning Environment

‘The focus of this interactive workshop is to enhance understanding and application about emergent curriculum principles in developing learning environments for young children. participants will gain a deeper understanding about the principles of emergent curriculum - documentation of learning, planning based on documentation and children’s interests and learning, interpretation of documentation, organisation of an environment that supports active engagement for both individual and groups of children’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

9-12

New ! SXSW EDU Conference & Festival 2020

‘The SXSW EDU Conference & Festival cultivates and empowers a community of engaged stakeholders to advance teaching and learning. The four-day event offers compelling sessions, in-depth workshops, engaging learning experiences, mentorship, film screenings, future-focused competitions, an expo, networking opportunities, and so much more’.

Venue : Austin Convention Centre and the Hilton Austin Downtown, Austin, Texas, USA.

9-13

New ! 7th Annual Women in Leadership Queensland Summit

‘Build mental mechanisms for personal and professional success;Elevate your team’s engagement and performance; Increase your visibility and position yourself for progression; Expand your network of like-minded professionals’.

Venue : Stamford Plaza Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.

10

Effective Pedagogy — High Impact Strategies [Sydney]

‘This 1 day professional learning experience will explore a range of learning strategies students need to succeed. The program is designed to engage participants and support them to grow and better understand how to implement high impact strategies in their classrooms. Whether you are beginning your career or an experienced teacher, this workshop has something for everyone. There is a particular focus on Engaging Students and Effective Feedback’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

10

Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Canberra]

‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.

Venue : Cliftons Canberra, Canberra, ACT.

10

Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Canberra]

‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.

Venue : Cliftons Canberra, Canberra, ACT.

10

New ! MAV Sunraysia Conference 2020

‘Join us for a full day conference in which we will explore the different aspects of the curriculum and the connections that can be made between content areas, proficiencies, school and the real world. Workshops have been designed to meet the needs of the Sunraysia community and include a showcase of local schools’.

Venue : The Lake Primary School, Cabarita, Victoria.

10

Melbourne Youth Leadership Conference 2020

‘Run by youth for youth, our State Youth Leadership Conference is designed to inspire, strengthen and empower our future leaders. This action packed one-day event consists of internationally recognised speakers and team activities, focusing on four key outcomes the education system misses : Leadership, teamwork, communication, and entrepreneurship’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

10

New ! The Big Meet [Perth]

‘The Big Meet is a FREE careers fair targeted at undergraduates and recent graduates from all universities in the metropolitan region. So whether you are a first year student or final year undergraduate or you've been working, studying or travelling since graduation, you are welcome to attend !’

Venue : Perth Convention Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia.

10

New ! Thinking Like a Citizen [ACSA Australia]

‘The achievement standards for Civics and Citizenship require students to discuss social issues, which encourage them to think critically, solve problems, make decisions collaboratively and learn to act as citizens. This session will discuss these needs and requirements while outlining a strategy for the long-term progressive development in students of the habit of “thinking like a citizen”. The session will explore range of well-tried approaches and metacognitive devices aimed at developing a habit of mind in students as they consider issues in other subjects and later life’.

Venue : Webinar.

10-11

New ! 2020 Mastering the Moodle Basics [Sydney]

‘Our two-day workshops are comprised of two short high-impact sessions designed to help you hit the ground running with Moodle and start building great learning experiences for your organisation. Which is ideal for LMS Administrators, Training Managers, Training and Development Managers, Teachers and Trainers or anyone who is supporting the adoption and use of Moodle at their workplace’.

Venue : Training Choice Training Rooms, Sydney, NSW.

11

11th VET Policy and Compliance Summit 2020

‘The VET Policy and Compliance Summit is the largest event for RTOs CEOs, managers, consultants, and VET quality and compliance professionals in Australia. It will provide you with the knowledge, strategies, and solutions you need to effectively manage quality and compliance’.
Pre-Summit Workshop - 9-10 March 2019.

Venue : Rydges World Square Hotel, Sydney, NSW.

11

Coaching/Mentoring Program [Sydney]

‘Current research shows us that supporting the professional growth of our teachers by facilitating pedagogical dialogue and providing effective feedback will have significant benefits for our students. Discover how to maximise the experience of both being coached, and being a coach. Topics include effective conversation strategies, classroom observation techniques, collecting evidence, setting goals and tracking progress, using data effectively, understanding the learning cycle, preparing beginning/pre-service teachers for registration requirements. Not only will your coaching and mentoring skills be enhanced, but your overall leadership qualities will be taken to another level’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

11

New ! Expo-dition - STEM & Emerging/New Careers Expo

‘The importance of STEM [Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics] education, skills and knowledge for securing Australia’s economic future is increasingly apparent. You will have the opportunity to speak with a range of STEM and Emerging Industry exhibitors showcasing the careers opportunities and pathways, further study and training options, skills needed and how to get into the industry and more’.

Venue : Camden Civic Centre, Camden, NSW.

11

New ! K to 6 Workshop [1]

‘The K-6 Workshops provide valuable collective learning opportunities where colleagues collaborate, network and share knowledge & practice with their community of Catholic school networks’.

Venue : Polding Centre, Sydney, NSW.

11

Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Sydney]

‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.

Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

11

New ! School Law for New and Aspiring School Leaders [Victoria]

‘You’re a newly appointed or aspiring school leader or you are an experienced school leader who wants to succeed in your role or mentor and support fellow leaders and colleagues at your school. As a leader it’s crucial that you and your colleagues engage with and understand the fundamental, emerging and evolving legal framework in which schools operate. Gain the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in a leadership role’.

Venue : RACV City Club, Melbourne, Victoria.

11

The BiG Day In [Wagga Wagga]

‘The BiG Day In events are aimed at senior secondary school and university students interested in careers in ICT and technology. BiG Day In helps students obtain more information about ICT and technology careers, and hopefully helps them make a better-informed decision about their future’.

Venue : Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, NSW.

11

VET Policy and Compliance Summit 2020

‘The Annual VET Policy and Compliance Summit will give you access to relevant and up-to-date information, strategic planning and compliance and networking’.
Note : Pre-Summit Workshops on 9 and 10 March 2020.

Venue : Rydges World Square Hotel, Sydney, NSW.

11

New ! Working from Vision to Reality : Learning how to make it real

‘It takes some courage to step outside of our comfort zones and give ourselves permission to dream about “utopian landscapes”. Landscapes, a staff room that acknowledges staff need spaces to rest, eat, socialise and write. What visions have you been dreaming about ? How might you achieve your dream ? In this presentation, participants will learn not only to dream about their rooms and sites but to plan on how to make their vision a reality’.

Venue : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.

11-12

National Early Years Summit 2020 [ARACY]

‘Join leading thinkers and change-makers at the National Early Years Summit which will look ahead and ask : What should a blueprint for children’s wellbeing look like ? The event aims to make an ambitious movement towards systems change for children’s wellbeing in the early years, going above and beyond sharing information and networking’.

Venue : TBC, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.

11-12

Power of Play [Melbourne]

‘Participants will be able to understand why play is such a powerful tool to maximise children’s learning; the role of the adult in facilitating active play; how core play activities integrate and develop cognitive, social emotional, motor, language, and creative competence; and ow to apply knowledge of learning principles toward organising learning environments for active play’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

11-14

New ! ITEEA 2020 Conference

Theme : Technological and Engineering Literacy for ALL. Providing access and equity for all PreK-12 students to become technologically and engineering literate through high-quality STEM instruction is imperative. Students who study technology and engineering through an integrative STEM education approach learn about the technological world that inventors, engineers, and other innovators have created’.

Venue : Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

12

Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Brisbane]

‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.

Venue : Cliftons Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.

12

From Conflict to Collaboration [Sydney]

‘No one likes conflict . . . no one likes to have the ‘difficult’ conversations. Unfortunately sometimes we are confronted with upset or angry parents or staff and we need to find a way to a solution. This 1 day professional learning experience will help you develop your skills to deal with these difficult situations - whether it be upset or angry parents, or uncooperative colleagues. We explore how to develop your emotional intelligence around reading body language, deescalating upset parents/staff, developing more effective relationships, structuring the critical conversation for positive outcomes and much more’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

12

New ! K to 6 Workshop [1]

‘The K-6 Workshops provide valuable collective learning opportunities where colleagues collaborate, network and share knowledge & practice with their community of Catholic school networks’.

Venue : Polding Centre, Sydney, NSW.

12

Launching Spelling through Shared Reading and Writing

‘Join us while we see and hear how children are introduced to words, letters and letter patterns during shared reading and shared and interactive writing, and then use this information as they create their own texts. Whether you’re teaching Kindergarten or an older grade, using a spelling program or not, come along to hear how you can support your students’ spelling confidence and development’.

Venue : Adamstown Public School, Adamstown, NSW.

12

New ! Law for New and Aspiring School Leaders [Western Australia]

‘You’re a newly appointed or aspiring school leader or you are an experienced school leader who wants to succeed in your role or mentor and support fellow leaders and colleagues at your school. As a leader it’s crucial that you and your colleagues engage with and understand the fundamental, emerging and evolving legal framework in which schools operate. Gain the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in a leadership role’.

Venue : Mercure Perth, Perth, Western Australia.

12

Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Brisbane]

‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.

Venue : Cliftons Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.

12

Sydney Youth Leadership Conference 2020

‘Run by youth for youth, our State Youth Leadership Conference is designed to inspire, strengthen and empower our future leaders. This action packed one-day event consists of internationally recognised speakers and team activities, focusing on four key outcomes the education system misses : Leadership, teamwork, communication, and entrepreneurship’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

12

New ! Mathematics Proficiencies - holding our Maths curriculum together

‘Dr Paul Swan will explore the four proficiencies, resources, activities and connections including literacy across this full day professional learning session’.

Venue : Community Hub at the Dock, Docklands, Victoria.

12

New ! Multilingual Storyboxes in the Early Childhood classroom

‘Teachers will be introduced to significant aspects of EAL/D pedagogy and the value of stories as vehicles for language and literacy development, especially when accompanied by opportunities to respond playfully to multilingual texts. Reference will be made to appropriate curriculum outcomes. The purpose of ‘multilingual storyboxes’ will then be explored’.

Venue : Pembroke Junior School, Kensington Park, South Australia.

12

The Proactive and Strategic Partner - An EA Masterclass [Brisbane]

‘This course is designed to help remove the lottery of chance, and to accelerate the development of a trusted Partnership, enabling EA and Executive to be confident that it has the right foundations and structure to ensure alignment in all critical communication, task, responsibility and reporting areas, and guarantee a more productive and effective working relationship’.

Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.

12

Victoria Regional Conference for Middle Years #VICAS20

Adolescent Success. ‘Middle Years expert Keynote Speakers. Opportunities for you to present. Facilitated networking/sharing practice. Research based sessions on transitions and well being in the middle years’.

Venue : Kingswood College, Box Hill South, Victoria.

12-13

New ! 18th International Conference on Language, Education, Humanities, and Innovation 2020

‘The International Conference on Language, Education, Humanities, and Innovation [ICLEHI] is a multi-disciplinary forum discussing ideas, theories and research findings in the fields of arts, humanities and s ocial sciences’.

Venue : Courtyard Marriott Seoul Namdaemun, Seoul, South Korea.

12-13

2020 Spring Global Leadership and Management Conference

‘The aim of Global Conference on Leadership and Management is to provide an opportunity for leaders and managers from various fields to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of administrators. The Global Conference on Leadership and Management invites research papers that encompass conceptual analysis, design implementation and performance evaluation’.

Venue : University of Riverside, Riverside, California, USA.

12-13

Australian Inclusive Schooling Conference

‘The Conference is an unmissable opportunity for those with an interest in and passion for inclusive education. The event will bring together Australian and international leaders in the field of inclusive education to share informative and engaging presentations on the philosophy, research and practice of inclusive education. The conference will showcase current research, innovative approaches and strategies to include and engage students with disabilities’.

Venue : Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.

12-13

Fierce Conversations [Brisbane]

QASSP. ‘This two-day workshop teaches participants how to have Fierce Conversations: productive dialogue that interrogates reality, provokes learning, resolves tough challenges and enriches relationships’.

Venue : QASSP Leadership Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.

12-13

International Conference on Applied Bayesian Statistics 2020

The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Applied Bayesian Statistics’.

Venue : TBC, London,United Kingdom.

12-13

New Educators’ Conference 2020

From Eager to Excellent – How to teach like a champion !’. A full program outline for both days is provided on the site.

Venue : Treacy Centre, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria.

13

Aspirant Leaders Program [Sydney]

‘This Leadership Program is designed for teachers and leaders who are looking to improve and develop their leadership qualities. Whether you have you just landed your first leadership position, are considering a future in a leadership role, or have been in leadership for some time and need that spark, this workshop will support your growth and development as a leader. We will cover essential attributes and skills of effective leadership including time management, influencing others, management V leadership, strategic planning, crucial conversations, building the capacity of others, leading with integrity . . . and so much more’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

13

Ballarat Regional Conference for Middle Years #BALCAS20

Adolescent Success. ‘Middle Years expert Keynote Speakers. Opportunities for you to present. Facilitated networking/sharing practice. Research based sessions on transitions and well being in the middle years’.

Venue : Mt Clear College, Mount Clear, Victoria.

13

Brisbane Youth Leadership Conference 2020

‘Run by youth for youth, our State Youth Leadership Conference is designed to inspire, strengthen and empower our future leaders. This action packed one-day event consists of internationally recognised speakers and team activities, focusing on four key outcomes the education system misses : Leadership, teamwork, communication, and entrepreneurship’.

Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.

13

Discovery - Australian Physical, Health and Sport Education Conference

‘The conference program focuses on the contribution Health, Physical Education and Sport make to student achievement, engagement and wellbeing in particular, Student centred pedagogies, Developing excellence in Teaching and Learning, Student engagement, Curriculum planning and assessment, Student well-being and Authentic learning and assessment’.

Venue : Melbourne Cricket Ground and National Tennis Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

13

New ! Foundations of Productive Teams Workshop

‘This workshop updates teachers’ knowledge and guides improved practice in every educational context in which teachers work in teams. It is applicable to the professional needs of all teachers who seek knowledge and evidence-based strategies to enhance the productivity of their teams at work, strengthening the ownership, responsibility, positivity and accountability of all team members through shared meaning, authentic communication and mutual trust’.

Venue : Holiday Inn Parramatta, Parramatta, NSW.

13

Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Melbourne]

‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.

Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.

13

Strategic Planning and Project Management [Canberra]

‘This interactive course has been designed to enable EAs and PAs to identify and understand the overall trends underpinning the functioning of their organisation and how these guide the implementation of specific projects’.

Venue : TBC, Canberra, ACT.

13

New ! The AIS Music Conference 2020

Amplify the Impact : Striking The Right Note in Music Education. ‘This conference has been designed to meet the diverse needs of Music educators and provides a unique opportunity for teachers to come together and explore new pedagogical approaches. Presenters will share creative ideas and practical strategies to support learners through transition points and hear success stories from inspiring teachers’.

Venue : Brigidine College, St Ives, NSW.

13

New ! The Big Meet [Adelaide]

‘The Big Meet is a FREE careers fair targeted at undergraduates and recent graduates from all universities in the metropolitan region. So whether you are a first year student or final year undergraduate or you've been working, studying or travelling since graduation, you are welcome to attend !’

Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia.

13

The Proactive and Strategic Partner - An EA Masterclass [Melbourne]

‘This course is designed to help remove the lottery of chance, and to accelerate the development of a trusted Partnership, enabling EA and Executive to be confident that it has the right foundations and structure to ensure alignment in all critical communication, task, responsibility and reporting areas, and guarantee a more productive and effective working relationship’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

13-14

Guiding Children’s Behaviour Positively and Effectively

‘The focus of this interactive workshop is to enhance understanding of how to guide children’s behaviour positively and effectively. Participants will identify and discuss : The reasons for children’s behaviours; Typical challenging behaviours; Seven steps to guiding behaviour effectively; Negotiating with Children; and Strategies to avoid’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

13-14

The 21st Century Learning Conference [21CLHK12]

‘A Conference that Focuses on Contemporary Practice and Innovation in K-12 Education. Conference themes include Innovation, Leadership in Education, Student Voice, Education Technology, Wellness and Mindfulness and Sustainability’.
Preconferences held on 11 and 12 March.

Venue : Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai, Hong Kong.

13-15

EDC2020 - Education and Development Conference 2020

‘This highly exciting and challenging international Conference on education 2020 is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, advanced students and others’.

Venue : The Patra Bali Resort and Villas, Bali, Indonesia.

13-16

2020 ASCD Empower Conference

‘Check back in September for information about the 2020 ASCD Empower Conference’. Find out what happened at Empower19 as a precursor to possible involvement.

Venue : Los Angeles, California, USA.

13-16

Tasmanian State Conference 2020 [UN Youth Australia]

‘State Conference is our premier educational event. It is a long weekend of educational workshops, informative and inspiring guest speakers and stimulating model UN debate. Perhaps even better though is the chance to spend time with over 50 other young people from right around Tasmania. Open to all students in grades 9-12, this is a fantastic way to meet people who are interested in global issues just like you !’

Venue : The Lea Scout Centre, Kingston, Tasmania.

14

New ! International Student Summit 2020

‘International Student Summit aims at bringing Industry professionals under one roof to help International students flourish in Australia. With returning and new exhibitors, we strive to provide services ranging from migration, Internships, employment portals career coaching and counselling and many more’.

Venue : Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, NSW.

14

New ! ReimaginED 2020

‘This participatory event offers stimulating provocations, generative workshops and inspiring case studies, along with rich opportunities for reflection, dialogue, collaboration and networking’.
Pre and Post Conference Workshops – Friday 13 and Sunday 15 March 2020.

Venue : Woodleigh School, Langwarrin South, Victoria.

14

TEDxYouth@Perth

‘A TEDx youth event license follows the same format as the standard event license and fall within the same TEDx event rules, except this event is oriented towards youth. TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group’.

Venue : State Theatre Centre, Perth, Western Australia.

14-15

International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities : For Sustainability and better Services to Humanities [SHSS-2020]

The Conference ‘aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Economics, Trade and Development, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.

Venue : Holiday Inn Potts Points, Sydney, NSW.

14-16

New ! ACE2020

‘Higher education leaders attend ACE2020 to learn the latest about every facet of higher education. Data analytics. Degree attainment and completion. Diversity and inclusion. Economic development and partnerships. Executive and presidential leadership. Faculty engagement and productivity. Federal policy and relations. Institutional climate and culture. Institutional innovation. Internationalisation. Student success. Teaching, learning, and curriculum’.

Venue : Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, San Diego, California, USA.

15-17

Territory Conference - UN Youth Australia

‘Students in Years 9-12. This year, the theme for Territory Conference is States of Conflict : Exploring Global Security. This Conference will address the following questions : What do nations do to ensure they have security ? How are threats to security evolving ? Why do international conflicts arise ? When do we respond ?. It will discuss how security is one of the most complex and difficult aspects of international diplomacy’.

Venue : Charles Darwin University, Casuarina, Northern Territory.

15-18

2020 Principal and Executives Conference ‘Declutter’ - National

‘The theme of the conference is ‘Declutter : Capturing the Essentials’. Registration open, further details to come’.

Venue : Pan Pacific Hotel Perth, Perth, Western Australia.

15-18

Oxford International Round Table Symposium - Childhood Education

‘Topics of Interest will include but are not limited to : Early Childhood Education, Children’s Literature [Kidlit], Special and Gifted Education, School Administration and Leadership, Education Trends, K-12 Schools, School Governance, At Risk Children and School Safety’.

Venue : Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford, Oxford, England.

15-18

Oxford International Round Table Symposiums - 2020 Special and Gifted Education

‘Suggested topics but not limited to : Special Education, Gifted Education, Psychology, Exceptional Education and At Risk Children’.

Venue : Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford, Oxford, England.

16

Amplify Your Impact [Brisbane]

QASSP. ‘In this workshop, Andrew equips leaders with a new suite of skills that enables them to be resilient while delivering results in a demanding context’.

Venue : QASSP Leadership Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.

16

New ! CEAV - Work Futures Conference 2020

‘A joint conference of the Career Education Association of Victoria and Victorian Commercial Teachers Association. Hear from experts in labour market trends, economic productivity and industry engagement with schools. The conference has been developed to support the delivery of Economics and Business curriculum and career education across the curriculum in secondary schools’.

Venue : Melbourne Polytechnic Conference Centre, Preston Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.

16

New ! Collective Efficacy [Sydney]

‘Collective Efficacy, a one-day professional learning workshop explores how the combined effort of a team of teachers or an entire school can support student engagement and academic success. A collective approach to student success can help schools develop a sense of collective agency and a purposeful, intended course of action to ensure every student within their school experiences success’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

16

Early Career Teacher Program [Canberra]

‘The ECTP is designed to support teachers in the first few years of teaching to thrive in their profession. The ECTP includes Working effectively with a mentor, Learning from others, Understanding the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers, Collecting and annotating portfolio evidence to transition from provisional to full registration, Working with Parents, Classroom Management and The longevity of your career, building resilience . . . and much more’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : AFL Club, Canberra, ACT.

16

New ! Peter DeWitt Workshop [Melbourne]

‘Peter DeWitt, Ed.D. breaks instructional leadership into six distinct parts, which are implementation, focus 4 learning, instructional strategies, student engagement, efficacy, and evaluation of impact. Leaders need to understand these six areas of instructional leadership, but also need to be provided with time to consider practical ways to implement each one, which also includes understanding implementation science. This session will help meet that need’.

Venue : Novotel Melbourne On Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.

16-17

World Congress on Advanced Nursing and Nursing Practice 2020

‘The theme of the conference is Developing New Knowledge on Nursing. The congress will focus on educational advanced nursing research directed towards its impact on clinical practice and outcomes, through oral and poster presentations, educational workshop sessions, and influential plenary presentations’.

Venue : Holiday Inn Warwick Farm, Warwick Farm, Sydney, NSW.

16-18

New ! 55th RELC International Conference -

Sustainable Language Education : Standards, Strategies and Systems. ‘This conference aims to bring together language educators, classroom practitioners, researchers, school leaders and policy makers to review, re-calibrate and re-align new standards, strategies and learning systems to bring about long-lasting, sustainable learning outcomes for language learners’.

Venue : SEAMEO Regional Language Centre, Singapore.

16-18

Women’s Leadership Success in Higher Education

‘Become your most powerful self. Join women from across higher education to gain confidence as a leader, prioritise your goals, chart your career path, and expand your network’.

Venue : Renaissance Seattle Hotel, Seattle, Washington, USA.

16-20

6th Women in Leadership SA Summit [Adelaide]

‘Build the confidence to overcome impostor syndrome. Elevate your team’s engagement and performance. Increase your visibility and position yourself for promotion. Influence a positive culture of trust and empowerment’.

Venue : Rydges Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.

16-20

New ! C3DIS 2020 Conference

‘C3DIS aims to build a national community of practice of scientists, researchers, and computing, data and information management specialists from public sector research organisations. All of these professionals share a common interest: the production of breakthrough science outcomes that require large scale, complex computations and analyses to be carried out over massive data sets’.

Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

17

Effective Pedagogy — High Impact Strategies [Canberra]

‘This 1 day professional learning experience will explore a range of learning strategies students need to succeed. The program is designed to engage participants and support them to grow and better understand how to implement high impact strategies in their classrooms. Whether you are beginning your career or an experienced teacher, this workshop has something for everyone. There is a particular focus on Engaging Students and Effective Feedback’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : AFL Community Room, Phillip, Canberra, ACT.

17

Literacy and learning in Kindergarten [Perth]

‘What to teach ? When to screen ? How to cater for the range in ability ? This one day Literacy and Learning in the Early Years seminar will provide you with the structure and tools to improve the literacy outcomes of your early years students’.

Venue : PLD Literacy and Learning [Perth], Perth, Western Australia.

17

New ! Quality Improvement Plans : . . . [Newcastle]

What is Quality ? How do we improve ? Who is planning ? ‘This full-day session will cover everything you need to know about the development, implementation and embedding of quality improvement across your setting, and the development of a Quality Improvement Plan [QIP] as evidence of change. The session will assist to clarify your understandings around the purpose of the QIP and the self-assessment process. Develop your skills and knowledge around getting the whole team involved in the process, valuing the critical reflective practices and utilising the insights and discussions to shape future action’.

Venue : Noah’s on the Beach Hotel, Newcastle, NSW.

17

New ! Teacher Wellbeing

‘Mental health conditions arising from stress in the workplace have become an increasingly important concern for employers, and workplace claims have far-reaching impacts within schools – even beyond the bottom line. Teacher Wellbeing covers a quality evidence-based approach to achieving a resilient mindset and problem-solving strategies for dealing with the practicalities and complexities associated with the teaching profession. Teachers can gain a shared understanding of what wellbeing really means and strategies to support them to take immediate action. Teacher Wellbeing also covers how to plan for the long term and how to achieve a positive approach to their work’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

17-18

New ! Chief Financial Officer Summit 2020

‘The CFO Summit 2020 has been curated to equip you with the skills to thrive in an era of digital transformation in finance. This event will help you capitalise on digital transformation opportunities while giving you the confidence to become a strategic, tech-savvy leader within your organisation’.

Venue : Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney, NSW.

17-18

New ! Connecting Pedagogy & School Learning Space Design

‘The conference is an essential opportunity for schools to hear from leading case studies and examples of standout learning space success stories. Speakers will share insights from their school’s process in designing, implementing and evaluating their learning spaces, including learnings on what does and doesn’ work. Relevant for schools at various stages of the learning space design journey, attendees will take away key learnings and strategies that can be applied to a broad range of projects’.

Venue : Sydney Boulevard Hotel, Sydney NSW.

17-19

IB Global Conference [Bangkok 2020]

‘The conference will offer you a chance to meet, engage and share experiences with IB educators from all over the world. Discover new ideas for your IB program[s], learn from IB practitioners, reflect on your practice, and leave with inspiration and renewed energy to bring back to your school’.

Venue : Centara Grand and Bangkok Convention Centre at Central World, Bangkok, Thailand.

17-19

New ! Mobile Meet 2020

Community Early Learning Australia. ‘Mobile Meet 2020 promises to inspire, inform and revitalise, while providing an opportunity for educators from across the state to come together to maintain and strengthen valuable networks. With a focus on quality early education in a changing environment, this years’ Mobile Meet will hone in on the issues impacting services across NSW including Assessment & Rating, funding, delivery of quality programs and wellbeing’.

Venue : Cronulla RSL, Cronulla, NSW.

18

Amplify Your Impact [Toowoomba]

QASSP. ‘In this workshop, Andrew equips leaders with a new suite of skills that enables them to be resilient while delivering results in a demanding context’.

Venue : TBC, Toowoomba, Queensland.

18

Coaching/Mentoring Program [Canberra]

‘Current research shows us that supporting the professional growth of our teachers by facilitating pedagogical dialogue and providing effective feedback will have significant benefits for our students. Discover how to maximise the experience of both being coached, and being a coach. Topics include effective conversation strategies, classroom observation techniques, collecting evidence, setting goals and tracking progress, using data effectively, understanding the learning cycle, preparing beginning/pre-service teachers for registration requirements. Not only will your coaching and mentoring skills be enhanced, but your overall leadership qualities will be taken to another level’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : AFL Community Room, Phillip, Canberra, ACT.

18

New ! Creating Curious and Confident Writers

‘Participants will examine how to create a sense of community among student writers. They will explore authentic contexts for writing and the notion of risk taking as a key element within an effective writing program. Participants will be exposed to ideas for harvesting ideas, and sustaining interest’.

Venue : Balnarring Primary School, Balnarring, Victoria.

18

New ! Flipped Learning

‘In this workshop, Andrew will explain the “flipped classroom” model. This frees up more class time for learning activities infused with human interaction. The result is a class of students that is more connected; more collaborative; more human. One focus of this workshop will be on simple, effective tools for communicating via podcasts, screencasts, vodcasts, and social media. But a second, equally important focus will be on the effective use of the class time that is made available. It is expected that all participants in this workshop bring their own PC or Mac laptop, and have the authority to install software on it’.

Venue : Batman’s Hill on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.

18

New ! Peter DeWitt Workshop [Sydney]

‘Peter DeWitt, Ed.D. breaks instructional leadership into six distinct parts, which are implementation, focus 4 learning, instructional strategies, student engagement, efficacy, and evaluation of impact. Leaders need to understand these six areas of instructional leadership, but also need to be provided with time to consider practical ways to implement each one, which also includes understanding implementation science. This session will help meet that need’.

Venue : Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney, NSW.

18

New ! School Law for New and Aspiring School Leaders [South Australia]

‘You’re a newly appointed or aspiring school leader or you are an experienced school leader who wants to succeed in your role or mentor and support fellow leaders and colleagues at your school. As a leader it’s crucial that you and your colleagues engage with and understand the fundamental, emerging and evolving legal framework in which schools operate. Gain the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in a leadership role’.

Venue : Stamford Plaza Adelaide Hotel, Adelaide, South Australia.

18

The BiG Day In [UTS Sydney Day 1]

‘The BiG Day In events are aimed at senior secondary school and university students interested in careers in ICT and technology. BiG Day In helps students obtain more information about ICT and technology careers, and hopefully helps them make a better-informed decision about their future’.

Venue : University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

18-19

Assurance of Learning Seminar I

‘Assurance of Learning [AoL] is an ongoing and valuable process with continuous improvement at its core. If you are trying to figure out how to create an effective AoL process, this seminar will give you the confidence and the necessary tools to move forward’.

Venue : Universitas Gadjah Mada, Faculty of Economics and Business, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

18-19

National FutureSchools Festival

‘The National FutureSchools Festival is Australia’s most important education event for K-12 faculty. In 2020 you can create your own agenda from 120+ learning hours packed with knowledge designed to upskill, inspire and motivate educators and administrators alike as they grapple with disruption within education’.

Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

18-20

National Volunteering Conference 2020

‘With the theme of Diversity, Power, Purpose, the National Volunteering Conference will challenge delegates to leverage the diversity of the volunteering sector and harness its power to address some of the most significant issues faced by the community. Delegates will be inspired to learn, collaborate and shape the future of volunteering in Australia’.

Venue : Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia.

18-20

New ! Research Data Alliance 15th Plenary Meeting - Australia

‘Organising the Plenary meeting in Australia offers regional researchers and data professionals an opportunity to engage and work with the RDA community, as well as offering the international data community the unique chance to learn more about the exciting activities and developments in the Australian data landscape’.

Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

18-20

New ! ucisa20 Leadership Conference

‘Building on the success of ucisa 2019, we are therefore pleased to announce that the theme for ucisa 2020 will be “Inside Out, Outside In” – focusing on inspiring and enabling outstanding leadership in IT. This year we will be bringing the Student Voice to our Leadership Conference with a number of short sessions from students, demonstrating first- hand the transformational impact of higher education’.

Venue : Manchester Central Convention Complex, Manchester, United Kingdom.

18-21

Oxford International Round Table Symposium - Literature, Language and Arts

‘Topics of Interest will include but are not limited to : Literature, Children’s Literature [Kidlit], Women in Literature, Language, Allusions to God in Literature, The History of Literature and The Two Cultures’.

Venue : Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford, Oxford, England.

19

Behaviour Management Essentials

‘Teachers will learn the essential behaviour management practices for every educator, to ensure calm, learning focused classroom environments that minimise the disruption of problem behaviour. Not only that, they’ll also learn how to Establish clear expectations, Respond to negative behaviour effectively, Enforce appropriate consequences, Build positive relationships and Understand the function of behaviour’.

Venue : TBC, Brisbane CBD, Queensland.

19

Challenging and Extending Talented Students across the Curriculum [WA]

‘Hundreds of ways to challenge your best and brightest! Connect them to the world. Tease their brains. Solve real world problems. Get philosophical. Organise personal learning quests. Learn and apply objective thinking skills’.

Venue : TBC, Perth CBD, Western Australia.

19

From Conflict to Collaboration [Canberra]

‘No one likes conflict . . . no one likes to have the ‘difficult’ conversations. Unfortunately sometimes we are confronted with upset or angry parents or staff and we need to find a way to a solution. This 1 day professional learning experience will help you develop your skills to deal with these difficult situations - whether it be upset or angry parents, or uncooperative colleagues. We explore how to develop your emotional intelligence around reading body language, deescalating upset parents/staff, developing more effective relationships, structuring the critical conversation for positive outcomes and much more’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : AFL Community Room, Phillip, Canberra, ACT.

19

New ! Knox Schools Expo

‘The Knox Schools Expo is an annual information night provided to parents, guardians and carers of Years 5 and 6 students transitioning to secondary school in the near future’.

Venue : Knox Civic Centre, Wantirna South, Melbourne,Victoria.

19

Literacy and learning in Year 1 and 2 [Perth]

‘What to teach ? When to screen ? How to cater for the range in ability ? This one day Literacy and Learning in the Early Years seminar will provide you with the structure and tools to improve the literacy outcomes of your Year 1 and 2 students’.

Venue : PLD Literacy and Learning [Perth], Perth, Western Australia.

19

New ! Keys to the Positive Classroom Workshop

‘This workshop aims to support teachers and school leaders in their efforts to strengthen classroom practice by upskilling participants in the key theories, concepts and research-validated practices that support teacher wellbeing and performance, and the wellbeing, engagement and achievement of students’.

Venue : Holiday Inn Parramatta, Parramatta, NSW.

19

The BiG Day In [UTS Sydney Day 2]

‘The BiG Day In events are aimed at senior secondary school and university students interested in careers in ICT and technology. The BiG Day In helps students obtain more information about ICT and technology careers, and hopefully helps them make a better-informed decision about their future’.

Venue : University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

19-20

International Conference - New Perspectives in Science Education [Edition 9]

‘The event offers the opportunity to interact with experts in the field of Science Education from all around the world. The conference promotes transnational cooperation and shares good practice in the field of innovation for Science Education. Teachers, researchers, practitioners and project managers from all over the world are invited to take part in the Conference’.

Venue : Grand Hotel Mediterraneo, Florence, Italy.

19-20

International Conference on Agricultural and Biological Science [ICABS] 2020

‘The key intention is to provide an opportunity for global participants to share their ideas and experience in person with peers expected to join from different parts on the world. In addition this gathering will help the delegates to establish research or business relations as well as find international linkages for future collaborations in their career paths’.

Venue : Ramada Plaza Jeju, Jeju Island, South Korea.

19-20

Restorative Practices in Schools Training

Attend for either one or two days. Program in topic detail available on the site for both days.

Venue : Saxons Training Facilities, Melbourne, Victoria.

19-20

South Australia Women in Leadership Workshop

‘Enhance your effectiveness as a leader in an evolving professional landscape’.

Venue : Rydges Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.

19-20

New ! Professional Development in Outcomes Measurement [Brisbane]I

‘Aiming to create positive change for individuals and communities, social purpose organisations are also facing increasing financial uncertainty and a competitive environment. Now is the time to build the capacity and capability of your organisation and staff to better measure, understand, and report the difference you are making’.

Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.

19-20

The Enrolled Nurses Conference [Sydney]

‘As the health system constantly changes, make sure you are one of the well-informed and up-to-date nursing professionals. Attend this conference and learn about : Professional opportunities for enrolled nurses; Medication updates; What you need to know about wounds; Latest trends in diabetes care; How to deal with ethical dilemmas; How holistic care differs from a medical model of care’.

Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.

20

Amplify Your Impact [Roma]

QASSP. ‘In this workshop, Andrew equips leaders with a new suite of skills that enables them to be resilient while delivering results in a demanding context’.

Venue : TBC, Roma, Queensland.

20

Aspirant Leaders Program [Canberra]

‘This Leadership Program is designed for teachers and leaders who are looking to improve and develop their leadership qualities. Whether you have you just landed your first leadership position, are considering a future in a leadership role, or have been in leadership for some time and need that spark, this workshop will support your growth and development as a leader. We will cover essential attributes and skills of effective leadership including time management, influencing others, management V leadership, strategic planning, crucial conversations, building the capacity of others, leading with integrity . . . and so much more’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : AFL Community Room, Phillip, Canberra, ACT.

20

New ! Early Childhood Edu-Creative Conference

‘An inspirational day of music and the Creative Arts with special guest Tanya Batt, charismatic performer, storyteller and Early Childhood Specialist. This workshop will inspire all Early Childhood Educators, Primary School Teachers, Special Needs Teachers, Therapists. Join us to learn how to bring the creative arts into the classroom ’.

Venue : Church in the Market Place, Bondi Junction, NSW .

20

Literacy and Learning in Years 3 to 6 [Perth]

‘What to teach ? When to screen ? How to cater for the range in ability ? This one day Literacy and Learning in Years 3, 4, 5, and 6 seminar will provide you with the structure and tools to improve the literacy outcomes of your middle and upper primary students’.

Venue : PLD Literacy and Learning, Perth, Western Australia.

20

New ! Launching into Educational Leadership : The unfolding of Pedagogical Leadership [Parramatta]

‘Regardless if you have been the educational leader for some time, are new to the role, or preparing for taking up an educational leader position, this professional learning course is for you. Participants will leave this session with a greater knowledge of the roles and responsibilities of the educational leader, how to develop and achieve both individual goals and team goals, the importance of developing a team culture based on relationships and trust, supporting teams through pedagogical change and how to shift the practices towards a sound evidence base’.

Venue : Skye Hotel Suites, Parramatta, NSW.

20

New ! Peter DeWitt Workshop [Brisbane]

‘Peter DeWitt, Ed.D. breaks instructional leadership into six distinct parts, which are implementation, focus 4 learning, instructional strategies, student engagement, efficacy, and evaluation of impact. Leaders need to understand these six areas of instructional leadership, but also need to be provided with time to consider practical ways to implement each one, which also includes understanding implementation science. This session will help meet that need’.

Venue : Hilton Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.

20

New ! Principals’ Conference 2020 [NSW Teachers Federation]

‘The conference will provide an opportunity for Principal members to explore and seek information on a range of topics, discuss emerging school-based issues and network with colleagues. This year, the conference keynote speaker will be Dr Phil McRae - Executive Staff Officer and Associate Coordinator, Government-Research with the Alberta Teachers’ Association as well as Adjunct Professor within the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta’.

Venue : Federation House, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.

20

Strategic Planning and Project Management [Brisbane]

‘This interactive course has been designed to enable EAs and PAs to identify and understand the overall trends underpinning the functioning of their organisation and how these guide the implementation of specific projects’.

Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.

20

Understanding and Educating Boys

‘Teachers will learn to understand the unique way in which boys develop and learn, and how that impacts their ability to engage and access curriculum in the classroom. Topics include How boys develop socially and emotionally, Educational challenges in teaching boys, How boys learn, Getting them to behave and Practical strategies for engagement and more’.

Venue : TBC, Brisbane CBD, Queensland.

20

Visual Thinking Strategies

‘VTS is an inquiry-based approach to experiencing art through careful, close looking and questioning. Participants will gain insight into how VTS can be used to make meaningful connections with contemporary Australian art and how VTS pedagogy connects directly to the Victorian Curriculum, developing students’ capabilities for critical and creative thinking’.

Venue : Geelong Gallery, Geelong, Victoria.

20

Youth Wellness and Positive Education Conference 2020

‘An essential one-day conference to start 2020 focusing on how to improve wellbeing and happiness in your school. Some topics and workshops include Building positive relationships through the power of human connection, games and fun in the classroom, Emotional literacy activities and ideas to use at home and in school, Emotional regulation/reframing skills, Building Mental Health and wellbeing in children in the curriculum and Embedding Positive Education into the whole school’.

Venue : St Kilda Football Club - RSEA Park, Moorabbin, Victoria.

20-21

International Conference on Language, Literature and Culture [ICLLC] 2020

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Development in Language, Literature and Culture. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.

Venue : Village Hotel Changi, Singapore.

20-21

New ! QAGTC 2020 State Conference

Challenging Australia : Creating Vibrant Futures for Gifted Children. Speakers at this conference will share inspiring insights into supporting children and young adults to achieve personal excellence. Our Conference attracts a wide audience including parents, teachers, school leaders, a range of associated professionals and academics interested in the education and wellbeing of gifted children‘ ’.

Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.

20-21

New ! SEA Delegates’ Meeting and AGM 2020

‘More information about this event will be posted closer to the event’.

Venue : Orana Steiner School, Canberra, ACT.

20-22

New ! 6th International Conference on Arts, Education and Social Science [ICAESS 2020]

‘The objective is to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, academicians as well as industrial professionals from all over the world to present their research results and development activities in Arts, Education and Social Science’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

20-22

New ! 3rd International Conference on Applied Science and Mathematics [ICASM 2020]

‘This conference provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish Applied Science and Mathematics and to find global partners for future collaboration’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

20-22

State Conference WA - UN Youth Australia

‘State Conference is a weekend-long residential camp which is open to all students in years 9 – 12. It is a fantastic opportunity to learn about international affairs, diplomacy and the operations of the United Nations, all while making new friends from across the state ’.

Venue : TBC, Western Australia.

20-22

Victorian State Conference 2020 [UN Youth Australia]

‘State Conference is UN Youth Victoria’s flagship event for students in year 10 to 12. It’s an unforgettable weekend of workshops, model UN and social activities. It is an opportunity to discuss the issues that matter to you, and make friends for life from across the state’.

Venue : TBC, Victoria.

21

New ! Calming Today’s Anxious Kids

‘Join three well-respected, leading Australian experts for a clear and practical exploration of the fastest-growing health concern in childhood – anxiety’. A wide range of topics will be covered.

Venue : Novotel Wollongong Northbeach, Wollongong, NSW.

21

New ! Iconfebss 2020 [Melbourne]

‘The International Conference on Education, Business and Social Science [ICONFEBSS] is a platform for researchers, scientists, scholars, students and industry professionals from around the world to present their current research, and foster alliances with peers’.

Venue : Novotel Melbourne Glen Waverley, Glen Waverley, Victoria.

21

New ! Phonemic Awareness [Gladstone]

‘US trained, and Queensland based, facilitator Cassie Mutimer will train teachers to use the curriculum written by Dr Michael Heggerty : Phonemic Awareness : The Skills That They Need to Help Them Succeed !’.

Venue : Gladstone Events Centre, Gladstone, Queensland.

21-22

International Symposium [WIDA]

‘The WIDA Symposium is a forum for innovation and reciprocal learning. You will learn about new resources and developments from WIDA. We will also showcase innovation from across the WIDA International School Consortium; you will be able to share both your questions and your good ideas with colleagues from around the region. The Symposium is an exclusive benefit for members of the WIDA International School Consortium’.

Venue : Stamford American International School, Singapore.

21-24

New ! International Conference on Education in Mathematics, Science and Technology [ICEMST 2020]

‘The aim of the conference is to bring together scholars, students, and administrators from different countries, and to discuss theoretical and practical issues in the fields of information and communication technologies, science education and mathematics education’.

Venue : Marma Hotel Istanbul Asia, Istanbul, Turkey.

22-26

Asia Pacific Association for International Education [APAIE] Vancouver Conference 2020

‘The APAIE Annual Conference and Exhibition attracts around 200 exhibitors and 1500 delegates each year. The Conference brings together international education policy-makers, practitioners and experts from across the globe to the Asia Pacific to network, improve professional skills and learn about new developments in international education. The growing attendance each year at the Conference reflects the burgeoning interest in the region and recognition of the Asia Pacific’s important role in international education’.

Venue : Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.

23

20WC01 Wollongong Cluster Conference 2020

Mathematical Association of NSW Inc. ‘Theme : Breaking Barriers - Building Bridges. Many teachers have found that structured inquiry student centred lessons are engaging for all students. This presentation will focus on one further step - the value in consolidating learning stimulated by the original inquiry’.

Venue : University of Wollongong, McKinnon Building, Wollongong, NSW.

23

New ! The Big Meet [Brisbane]

‘The Big Meet is a FREE careers fair targeted at undergraduates and recent graduates from all universities in the metropolitan region. So whether you are a first year student or final year undergraduate or you've been working, studying or travelling since graduation, you are welcome to attend !’

Venue : Brisbane Convention Exhibition Centre, South Brisbane, Queensland.

23-24

Teaching Sprints Summit 2020

‘Be inspired by national and international speakers, attend practical breakouts and gain valuable insights from real leaders successfully implementing Teaching Sprints. Please note that this Summit is designed for educators who are already thoroughly engaged with the Teaching Sprints process & have attended one of our programs ’.

Venue : Aerial UTS Function Centre, University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo, NSW.

23-24

New ! The Future Women Leadership Summit

‘Join like-minded professionals for two days of inspiring keynote speeches, panel discussions and interactive sessions to learn the latest insights around modern leadership and apply them to your career’.

Venue : InterContinental Sydney Double Bay, Double Bay, NSW.

23-26

New ! 4th Women in STEM Leadership Summit [Sydney]

‘Sharpen your leadership skills to promote yourself and your work; Tangible strategies to create innovative and adaptable leaders; Embody the leader who uncovers the negative stigmas and creates positive change; Master communication techniques and engage business stakeholders with empathy and influence’.

Venue : Mercure Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

23-26

New ! 6th Asian Conference on Education and International Development

‘This international conference encourages academics and scholars to meet and exchange ideas and views in a forum stimulating respectful dialogue. ACEID2020 will again afford an exceptional opportunity for renewing old acquaintances, making new contacts, networking, and facilitating partnerships across national and disciplinary borders’.

Venue : Toshi Centre Hotel, Tokyo, Japan.

23-27

10th international Learning Analytics & Knowledge Conference [LAK’20]

‘The Society for Learning Analytics Research [SoLAR] - an interdisciplinary network of leading international researchers who are exploring the role and impact of analytics on teaching, learning, training and development’.

Venue : Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt, Germany.

24

New ! Quality Improvement Plans : . . . [Parramatta]

What is Quality ? How do we improve ? Who is planning ? ‘This full-day session will cover everything you need to know about the development, implementation and embedding of quality improvement across your setting, and the development of a Quality Improvement Plan [QIP] as evidence of change. The session will assist to clarify your understandings around the purpose of the QIP and the self-assessment process. Develop your skills and knowledge around getting the whole team involved in the process, valuing the critical reflective practices and utilising the insights and discussions to shape future action’.

Venue : Skye Hotel Suites, Parramatta, NSW.

24

New ! Talking to Parents about the Hard Stuff [Sydney]

‘This professional learning session draws together a range of approaches to conversations about ‘the Hard Stuff’. On completion, you will be able to Determine the readiness of parents to hear feedback; Demonstrate the most appropriate way to approach parents, Use language that ensures the parent is in the best position to hear what we have to say, Generate a script as a strategy to prepare for a conversation and Utilise strategies to manage any potential fallout’.

Venue : Flour Mill Studios, Newtown, Sydney, NSW.

24-25

New ! 7th University IT Service Strategy & Challenges Conference

‘The conference is here to help you excel in this rapidly changing IT service delivery and support world, by enabling you to uncover the future challenges and opportunities facing your organisation. Disrupt how you think about ITSM, make change BAU and position IT as a driver of change to deliver service quality excellence’.

Venue : Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney, NSW.

24-25

New ! Cyber Security for Higher Education Conferences

‘The conference is here to help you better protect your institution. Learn from your colleagues, peers and industry experts to understand how to improve human resilience to and implement better solutions against the latest cyber threats. Disrupt traditional thinking, challenge the status quo and arm yourself with knowledge to prepare for what’s to come’.

Venue : Dockside, Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney, NSW.

24-25

New ! Enhancing Graduate Employment Outcomes Conferences

‘The conference is your chance to join like-minded peers from universities across the country in exploring proposed solutions to address the challenges inherent to producing work-ready graduates. Learn from industry leaders as they share their trials and successes in working towards developing strategies to enhance graduate employability and ultimately produce career-ready students’.

Venue : Victoria University City Convention Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

24-25

International Conference on Education and E-Learning [ICEEL] 2020

‘The idea of the conference is for scientists, scholars, engineers and students from the universities all around the world and the industry to present ongoing research activities, and hence to foster research relations between universities and industry. It provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish business or research relations and to find global partners for future collaboration’.

Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.

24-25

International Conference on Teaching, Education and Learning [ICTEL 2020]

‘Conference Themes : Teaching, Education & Learning’. Other information from the site.

Venue : The Graduate Club, Suntec City Guild House, Suntec City Mall, Singapore.

24-26

Implementing Differentiation in Teaching & Learning

‘The Implementing Differentiation in Teaching & Learning conference will bring together representatives from Independent, Catholic and Public schools to begin an interactive discussion on how schools can tackle some of the biggest challenges to differentiated teaching’.

Venue : CQ Functions Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.

24-27

EA PA Summit 2020

‘You’re invited to be part of an experience featuring world-class contributors and to come together with other like-minded EA Professionals to grow yourself and become a powerhouse EA. Whether you want to take the next step in your career or gain valuable insights in how to better operate in your role, the EAPA Summit 2019 is your one stop masterclass’.

Venue : Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour, Sydney NSW.

25

From Conflict to Collaboration [Cairns]

‘No one likes conflict . . . no one likes to have the ‘difficult’ conversations. Unfortunately sometimes we are confronted with upset or angry parents or staff and we need to find a way to a solution. This 1 day professional learning experience will help you develop your skills to deal with these difficult situations - whether it be upset or angry parents, or uncooperative colleagues. We explore how to develop your emotional intelligence around reading body language, deescalating upset parents/staff, developing more effective relationships, structuring the critical conversation for positive outcomes and much more’. Powerful Partnerships.

Venue : Sheridan Hotel, Cairns, Queensland.

25 *

New ! Teaching with Technology

‘This course will explore the use of appropriate technology [Geogebra and Excel] to enhance the teaching and learning of mathematics in the secondary classroom. The emphasis is on teaching for transformational learning and in creating student-centred activities rather than using technology simply as a demonstration tool’.
A second day will be held on 12 May 2020.

Venue : PTC Training Centre, Auburn, Sydney, NSW.

25-26

New ! 4th Annual Graduate Employment Outcomes and Industry Partnerships Conference

‘Now in its 4th year, the Graduate Employment Outcomes and Industry Partnerships Conference will help you understand what type of graduates are required to meet the needs of the future workplace, how students can be taught to fulfil these needs, and how employers can identify and attract job ready and culturally fit workers’ Pre-Conference Workshop held on 24 March 2020.

Venue : TBC, Sydney CBD, NSW.

25:28

SAR 2020 Global Congress

‘The 2020 Global Congress theme, Truth, Power & Society : The Promise of Higher Education in Challenging Times reflects three core roles of higher education : research and teaching leading to new insights and understanding, evidence-based contributions to public discourse and policy, and meaningful engagement with the broadest public good. How scholars, students, leaders, and the public understand these roles goes to the heart of increasing pressures on higher education around the world’.

Venue : March 25-26 - Washington DC, March 26-28 - Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

25-26

The Human Executive Assistant - EAN Sydney Conference 2020

‘Our most timely and relevant conference ever – featuring 6 interactive sessions for EAs grappling with the future of their role and of work. The 14th Anniversary of the Most Highly-Acclaimed Forum for EAs and PAs in Australia’.

Venue : Luna Park, Sydney, NSW.

25-27

THE Teaching Excellence Summit 2020

‘The potential of edtech to enhance both teaching and learning continues to evolve, and as it does, so do the challenges on how best to leverage this tool to improve learning. At this summit, we will examine edtech’s role in the curriculum, but also its role in measuring the impact of teaching on students’ aptitude for and attitude to learning’.

Venue : Tianjin, China.

26

New ! Digital Transformation Conference [Sydney]

‘Digital leaders from throughout the world will share insights into the business application of digital transformation. Throughout the past four years of events around the world, we have identified six key topic areas and are delighted to offer a deep dive into the following key topics: People and Culture, Digital Workplace, Customer Experience, Emerging Technology, Digital Product Innovation and Digital Delivery’.

Venue : Swissotel, Sydney, NSW.

26

New ! Launching into Educational Leadership : The unfolding of Pedagogical Leadership [Brisbane]

‘Regardless if you have been the educational leader for some time, are new to the role, or preparing for taking up an educational leader position, this professional learning course is for you. Participants will leave this session with a greater knowledge of the roles and responsibilities of the educational leader, how to develop and achieve both individual goals and team goals, the importance of developing a team culture based on relationships and trust, supporting teams through pedagogical change and how to shift the practices towards a sound evidence base’.

Venue : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.

26

The Proactive and Strategic Partner - An EA Masterclass [Perth]

‘This course is designed to help remove the lottery of chance, and to accelerate the development of a trusted Partnership, enabling EA and Executive to be confident that it has the right foundations and structure to ensure alignment in all critical communication, task, responsibility and reporting areas, and guarantee a more productive and effective working relationship’.

Venue : TBC, Perth, Western Australia.

26

New ! University of Sydney Teach Abroad Fair

‘Come along to the University of Sydney Teach Abroad Fair and talk to the Teaching Jobs London team about teaching in England !’

Venue : The University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW.

26-27

Dare to Lead Brisbane Cohort 1 2020

Queensland Education Leadership Institute. ‘Offering Dr Brené Brown’s highly-regarded Dare to Lead™ workshop to educators in 2020. The program has been tailored to explore challenges facing leaders within the education sector’.

Venue : QELi, Level 14, Brisbane, Queensland.

26-27

New ! Finance & Accounting Professionals High Performance and Leadership Workshop

‘Link finance to business operations and strategy; Contribute insightful commentary through well-developed a nalysis and evaluation; Explore the emerging power of big data and analytics; Influential written and verbal communication and collaboration with the business; Emotional competence to build resilience and self-management; Lead and manage finance teams for peak performance’.

Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

26-27

International Conference on Education, Teaching and E-learning [ICETE] 2020

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Education, Teaching and E-learning. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

26-27

International Conference on Learning in Higher Education [Sydney]

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Learning in Higher Education. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

26-27

New ! LSA 2020 State Conference

‘The Conference aims to provide a mix of academic, professional and practical speakers as well as teaching and learning workshops. These are joined by a range of exemplary teaching practitioners who are happy to share their experience and expertise with members’.

Venue : Rydges Hotel, Rosehill, Sydney, NSW.

26-27

The Marzano Resources Summit [Brisbane]

‘The Marzano Resources Summit is a leading school transformation event for F–12 educators. The summit’s keynotes, breakout sessions and resources translate Dr Robert J Marzano’s 50 years of research into practical strategies attendees can use to significantly advance student achievement’.

Venue : Pullman Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland.

26-28

New ! Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education 2020

‘he VWBPE Conference is a completely virtual conference that is conducted using simulated environments. Participants experience the conference through a virtual reality type setting including conference rooms, theatres, exposition halls, meeting spaces, and other types of venues similar to a brick and mortar type conference. The conference is free to attend’.

Venue : Virtual Conference.

26-29

New ! The 10th Asian Conference on Psychology and the Behavioural Sciences

‘The conference has proven to be a great opportunity for engaging in interdisciplinary dialogue, speaking to scholars, and learning from other experts from around the world and from a variety of academic disciplines. The interdisciplinary and international focus of the conference draws world-class speakers and keeps people coming back year after year’.

Venue : Toshi Centre Hotel, Tokyo, Japan.

27

Little Scientists STEM Engineering Workshop [Doncaster]

‘This STEM learning opportunity will help you discover forces and effects while leveraging, lifting, swinging and moving bodies; invent, design and construct models and find your inner engineer; feel inspired to promote children’s technical education; implement our inquiry-based educational approach; benefit from the exchange with other educators and teachers; feel confident in unlocking the wonders of STEM; and take home information and inspiration in the Engineering booklet and cards you receive’.

Venue : MC2 Manningham City Square - Doncaster Room, Doncaster, Victoria.

27

New ! Noticing the Mathematics : Making the Connections

Mathematical Association of NSW. ‘Bringing the Pre-K to Yr 8 mathematics teaching community together ! This two day conference will be comprised of Five keynote speakers, Six Masterclasses and 24 Workshops’.

Venue : Bankstown Sports Club, Bankstown, NSW.

27

New ! Quality Improvement Plans : . . . [Brisbane]

What is Quality ? How do we improve ? Who is planning ? ‘This full-day session will cover everything you need to know about the development, implementation and embedding of quality improvement across your setting, and the development of a Quality Improvement Plan [QIP] as evidence of change. The session will assist to clarify your understandings around the purpose of the QIP and the self-assessment process. Develop your skills and knowledge around getting the whole team involved in the process, valuing the critical reflective practices and utilising the insights and discussions to shape future action’.

Venue : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.

27

New ! The AIS History Conference 2020

The Presence of History - Facing the Past - Shaping Our Future. ‘The 2020 History Conference will support teachers by focusing on innovative approaches to enhance teaching, learning and assessment across the History courses in Stages 4 and 5, and Ancient and Modern History in Stage 6. During the Conference delegates will consider a variety of strategies to improve the historical literacy of students through the development of their historical thinking’.

Venue : The King's School, North Parramatta, NSW.

27

The BiG Day In [Canberra]

‘The BiG Day In events are aimed at senior secondary school and university students interested in careers in ICT and technology. BiG Day In helps students obtain more information about ICT and technology careers, and hopefully helps them make a better-informed decision about their future’.

Venue : Sports Hall, Australian National University, Acton, ACT.

27

New ! The Big Meet [Melbourne]

‘The Big Meet is a FREE careers fair targeted at undergraduates and recent graduates from all universities in the metropolitan region. So whether you are a first year student or final year undergraduate or you've been working, studying or travelling since graduation, you are welcome to attend !’

Venue : Palladium at Crown, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria.

27

Youth Wellness & Positive Education Conference 2020 [Adelaide]

‘An essential one-day conference to start 2020 focusing on how to improve wellbeing and happiness in your school. Some topics and workshops include Building positive relationships through the power of human connection, games and fun in the classroom; Happiness, it’s causes and consequences; Emotional literacy activities and ideas to use at home and in school; Building Mental Health and wellbeing in children in the curriculum; Embedding Positive Education into the whole school; and Developing the whole student: How to use character strengths to improve engagement, performance and satisfaction’.

Venue : St Andrew’s School, Walkerville, South Australia.

27-28

2020 MANSW Pre-K to Year 8 Mathematics Conference

Noticing the Mathematics : Making the Connections. 5 Keynote speakers, 6 Masterclasses and 24 Workshops. Bringing the Pre-K to Yr 8 mathematics teaching community together’.

Venue : Bankstown Sports Club, Bankstown, NSW.

27-28

Wellbeing Mana Atua

‘In 2020 we bring you Wellbeing – Mana Atua, a timely conference theme that will have us all delving into our own emotional health and wellbeing as the best investment we can make in ourselves and our futures’.

Venue : Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre, Rotorua, New Zealand.

28

New ! 38th Asia-Pacific Conference on Advances in Applied Science, Eng and Tech

‘APCAASET is a platform for researchers to present their research’.

Venue : Novotel Sydney Parramatta, Parramatta, NSW.

28

New ! Iconfebss 2020 [Parramatta]

‘The International Conference on Education, Business and Social Science [ICONFEBSS] is a platform for researchers, scientists, scholars, students and industry professionals from around the world to present their current research, and foster alliances with peers’.

Venue : Novotel Sydney Parramatta, Parramatta, NSW.

28

New ! Phonemic Awareness [Perth]

‘US trained, and Queensland based, facilitator Cassie Mutimer will train teachers to use the curriculum written by Dr Michael Heggerty : Phonemic Awareness : The Skills That They Need to Help Them Succeed !’.

Venue : Edith Cowan University [ECU], Mt Lawley, Western Australia.

28-29

2020 Hands On Technology [Bulli]

iTE Institute of Technology Education. For greater detail, including information on specific areas being covered, check the site.

Venue : Bulli High School, Wollongong, NSW.

28-29

International Conference on Cloud and Internet of Things [CLIT 2020]

The conference ‘will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and results in theory, methodology and applications of Cloud and IoT. The aim of the conference is to provide a platform to the researchers and practitioners from both academia as well as industry to meet and share cutting-edge development in the field’.

Venue : Werrington Park Corporate Centre, Kingswood, NSW [Near Penrith].

28-29

International Conference on Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology [CCSEIT 2020]

‘This conference will act as a major forum for the presentation of innovative ideas, approaches, developments and research projects in the area of Computation theory and applications. It will also serve to facilitate the exchange of information between researchers and industry professionals to discuss the latest issues and advancement in the area of advanced Computation and its applications will be covered during the conference’.

Venue : .

28-29

International Conference on Global Education Policy, Management and Leadership [ICGEPML] 2020

The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Global Education Policy, Management and Leadership’.

Venue : TBC, Singapore.

28-29

New ! International Conference on Open Learning and Education Technologies 2020, 28-29 March 2020, Osaka, Japan

‘A multi-disciplinary research conference discussing ideas, theories and research findings in the field of education with special focus on the adoption of technology in learning’.

Venue : ANA Crowne Plaza Osaka, Osaka, Japan.

28-29

International Conference on Special Education, Individual Differences and Needs [ICSEIDN] 2020

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Special Education, Individual Differences and Needs’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

28-29

APRU Provosts’ Forum 2020

‘Details of the meeting will soon be available. Please stay tuned’.

Venue : Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.

28-30

8th International Conference on Information and Education Technology [ICIET 2020]

‘ICIET will be an international forum for discussions on recent advances in the fields of Information and Education Technology, and on applications of these technologies in various fields’.

Venue : Okayama University, Okayama, Japan.

30

New ! Adult Learning [Sydney]

AITD. ‘Introduces the principles of adult education and how to apply them to adult learning programs and activities. You will learn about the impact of learning styles, memory, adult learning principles and adult learning environments’.

Venue : TBC, Sydney CBD, NSW.

30

New ! Early Career History Teachers’ Day [HTANSW]

Afull program listing plus other information can befound on the site.

Venue : State Library of NSW, Sydney, NSW.

30-31

New ! 2nd Australasian Conference for Neuroscience, Learning and Well-being

‘The paradigm of education is shifting from cognitive performance-based outcomes to thriving, sustained learning. This shift is profound in terms of brain development and deep learning. The iN-Ed builds the capacity of educators to apply neuroscience to pedagogy and improve learning outcomes and well-being for children and young people through the provision of online learning, conferences, workshops and advocacy’.

Venue : Catholic Education Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria.

30-31

New ! International Conference on Early Childhood Education and Technology 2020

The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Early Childhood Education and Technology. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted’.

Venue : Singapore.

30/3-1/4

New ! 2020 NCSM Annual Conference

Connect. Collaborate. Commit. Moving Mathematics Leadership into the New Decade. Network with fellow mathematics education leaders, coaches, and teachers; attend sessions you are most interested in, discover emerging trends in math education, and visit with booth exhibitors who will showcase new materials and resources’.

Venue : Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

30/3-1/4

New ! UKSG 43rd Annual Conference and Exhibition

‘A major event in the scholarly communications calendar which attracts over 900 delegates each year from around the world - librarians, publishers, content providers, consultants and intermediaries. The conference combines high-quality plenary presentations, lightning talks and breakout sessions with entertaining social events and a major trade exhibition’.

Venue : The Brighton Centre, Brighton, United Kingdom.

31

New ! Launching into Educational Leadership : The unfolding of Pedagogical Leadership [Melbourne]

‘Regardless if you have been the educational leader for some time, are new to the role, or preparing for taking up an educational leader position, this professional learning course is for you. Participants will leave this session with a greater knowledge of the roles and responsibilities of the educational leader, how to develop and achieve both individual goals and team goals, the importance of developing a team culture based on relationships and trust, supporting teams through pedagogical change and how to shift the practices towards a sound evidence base’.

Venue : Karstens Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.

31

New ! Quality Improvement Plans : . . . [Ballarat]

What is Quality ? How do we improve ? Who is planning ? ‘This full-day session will cover everything you need to know about the development, implementation and embedding of quality improvement across your setting, and the development of a Quality Improvement Plan [QIP] as evidence of change. The session will assist to clarify your understandings around the purpose of the QIP and the self-assessment process. Develop your skills and knowledge around getting the whole team involved in the process, valuing the critical reflective practices and utilising the insights and discussions to shape future action’.

Venue : Mercure Ballarat, Ballarat, Victoria.

31/3-3/4

New ! OLC Innovate 2020

‘At OLC Innovate, we will conduct a series of engaging hands-on sessions aimed at fostering organic interactions and collaborative cross-disciplinary problem solving. Together we will build new foundations for stronger, better higher education environments. And because innovation scales best when ideas are shared, our work sessions will explore digital technologies and adapted teaching behaviors aimed at informing policy, inspiring leadership, and evolving practice at all levels impacting institutions, universities and colleges’.

Venue : Sheraton Grand Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

31/3-3/4

New ! TESOL Convention 2020 - International Convention and English Language Expo

‘The TESOL Convention offers professional development opportunities to English language educators at all levels from around the world. With more than 6,000 attendees and ​1,000 sessions, the convention has something for everyone’.

Venue : The Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver, Colorado, USA.

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