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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.

March 2020
Date Event
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ! EdvalX Timetabling Summit [Melbourne]

‘The first Australia conference all about timetabling, the EdvalX Timetabling Summit is for timetablers, daily organisers, principals, assistant principals and business managers. Learn more about high level timetabling concepts, smarter timetabling practices, Edval product deep dives and more’.

Venue : Crown Conference Centre, Southbank, Victoria.

11

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

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

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

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

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

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

New ! Law for School Counsellors & Guidance Officers 2020 [Brisbane]

Essential details about sessions and the tracks within them, information about the presenters, registration and much more is provided on the site. There is also a brochure which can be downloaded.

Venue : Royal on the Park Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland.

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

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

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

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

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 social 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

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

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

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

New ! Maths Meet Conferences 2020 [Alice Springs]

Mathematics Teachers’ Association of the NT. ‘Join members of the NT Maths community for a range of exciting presentations about the teaching of Mathematics Conferences on Friday evening and all day Saturday’.

Venue : Centralian Senior College, Alice Springs, Northern Territory.

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

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

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

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

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

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 ! EdvalX Timetabling Summit [Sydney]

‘The first Australia conference all about timetabling, the EdvalX Timetabling Summit is for timetablers, daily organisers, principals, assistant principals and business managers. Learn more about high level timetabling concepts, smarter timetabling practices, Edval product deep dives and more’.

Venue : Doltone House - Hyde Park, Sydney, NSW.

16

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ! LawSense Law for School Counsellors NSW 2020

‘Essential details about sessions and the tracks within them, information about the presenters, registration and much more is provided on the site. There is also a brochure which can be downloaded’.

Venue : Aerial UTS Function Centre, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW.

18

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

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

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

New ! Digital Technologies Curriculum and Skills Workshop

Digital Learning and Teaching Victoria. ‘A full-day training session to prepare teachers F-10 to teach the Australian Curriculum : Digital Technologies. This workshop provides an introduction of the concepts and goals of the Digital Technologies curriculum, as well as providing teachers with practical programming assistance to deliver the new curriculum in their classrooms’.

Venue : Essex Heights Primary School, Mount Waverley, Victoria.

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 ! Implementing DigiTech across the whole curriculum with 2Simple Software

Digital Learning and Teaching Victoria. ‘This heavily subsidised workshop, organised by DLTV in conjunction with their industry partners The Australian Computing Society and 2Simple Software aims to offer inspiration and support in implementing DigiTech across the whole curriculum’ A PDF Flyer is available.

Venue : Mernda Central School, Mernda, Victoria.

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

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

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 ! Playgroup Conference 2020

‘The upcoming Playgroup Victoria Conference will be continuing the overall theme of Playgroup Makes a Difference with a focus on Inclusion. The conference will provide opportunities to engage with timely knowledge and research’.

Venue : Hawthorn Arts Centre, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria.

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

New ! Understanding VET

‘Australia’s VET system is complex. More than 4 000 providers offer programs from Certificate I to Advanced Diploma. This workshop offers a guided tour of the system – where it came from, how it’s funded, how it’s regulated. After the workshop you’ll have a firmer grip on how the parts of the system work, and work together’.

Venue : VET Development Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

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

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

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

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

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

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 ! Maths Meet Conferences 2020 [Darwin]

Mathematics Teachers’ Association of the NT. ‘Join members of the NT Maths community for a range of exciting presentations about the teaching of Mathematics Conferences on Friday evening and all day Saturday’.

Venue : O’Loughlin Catholic College, Darwin, Northern Territory.

20-21

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

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 ! 6th National Conference for School Leaders in Primary Mathematics Education

‘The workshops on offer this year highlight areas important for mathematics education leadership. Topics include : coaching and supporting teachers in mathematics education, whole school approaches, peer learning programs, professional learning teams, building collaborative cultures and much more’.

Venue : ACU Melbourne Campus, Fitzroy, Victoria.

21

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

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

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 ! Digital Technologies Curriculum and Skills Workshop [Roxburgh Park]

Digital Learning and Teaching Victoria. ‘A full-day training session to prepare teachers F-10 to teach the Australian Curriculum : Digital Technologies. This workshop provides an introduction of the concepts and goals of the Digital Technologies curriculum, as well as providing teachers with practical programming assistance to deliver the new curriculum in their classrooms’.

Venue : Roxurgh Park Primary School, Roxburgh Park, Victoria.

24

New ! EdvalX Timetabling Summit [Perth]

EdvalX Perth Masterclass. ‘Help your school exceed through our EdvalX Masterclasses, learn from the timetabling experts through in depth sessions. This Masterclass is for Timetablers, Daily Organisers, Principals, Deputies and Business Managers’.

Venue : Crown Promenade Perth, Burswood, Perth, Western Australia.

24

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

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

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

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

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

New ! Digital Tech and Design Thinking Across the Curriculum [Berwick]

Digital Learning and Teaching Victoria. ‘This workshop brings together Primary and Secondary teachers and school learning leaders to focus on the thinking skills at the heart of the Victorian Digital Technologies Curriculum, explore links to other learning areas and get hands on with physical tech’.

Venue : St Margaret’s School, Berwick, Victoria.

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 ! Law for School Counsellors Victoria 2020

‘Essential details about sessions and the tracks within them, information about the presenters, registration and much more is provided on the site. There is also a brochure which can be downloaded’.

Venue : Rendezvous Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.

25 *

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

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

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

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

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 analysis 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

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

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

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

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

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

‘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

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]

A full program listing plus other information can be found 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

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

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 behaviours 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

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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1

New ! NCTM Research Symposium

Reflection, Impact, and Opportunity. The Research Symposium will include A series of RIO Talks [Reflection, Impact, and Opportunity] to recognise, celebrate, and challenge the mathematics education research community; Roundtable paper sessions will be organised to increase the opportunities for connection, dialogue, and learning from others; and Poster presentations will also be grouped to encourage connections and dialogue around shared interests’.

Venue : McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

1

New ! World Conference on Teacher Education [WCTE-20]

‘The aim of WCTE-20 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’.

Venue : Auckland Rose Park Hotel, Parnell, Auckland, New Zealand.

1-2

New ! OER20 : Open Education Conference

This year’s theme : The Care in Openness. Covering issues of privilege, equity, precarity, power relations and public interest, OER20 will put the spotlight on both the value and limitations of care in open education’.

Venue : Resource for London, London, United Kingdom.

1-3

New ! e-CASE & e-Tech 2020

International Conference on e-Commerce, e-Administration, e-Society, e-Education, and e-Technology. ‘The main objective of e-CASE & e-Tech is to serve as a platform for international exchange of ideas, collaborations, and cooperation. The conference provides an excellent venue for you to present your research and receive quality feedback. The conference welcomes papers from academics, including professors, students, and industry practitioners’.

Venue : Holiday Inn Sydney Airport, Sydney, NSW.

1-3

New ! International Symposium on Education and Psychology [ISEP 2020]

‘The main objective of ISEP is to provide a platform for researchers, academicians, practitioners, as well as industrial professionals from all over the world to present their research results and development activities in the fields of Education and Psychology’.

Venue : Holiday Inn Sydney Airport, Sydney, NSW.

1-3

New ! 8th Annual National EA/PA Conference [Sydney]

‘A brilliant networking opportunity for Executive Assistants [EAs] and Personal Assistants [PAs] from all over Australia. We are gathering world-renowned professionals to share insights into their day-to-day routines, giving you hands-on tips on getting your tasks completed more efficiently’.

Venue : Pullman Sydney Hyde Park, Sydney, NSW.

1-3

New ! Summit on Improvement in Education [Carnegie Foundation]

‘This three-day event brings together a diverse and vibrant community of educators, researchers, entrepreneurs, philanthropists, and policymakers dedicated to accelerating improvement in education’.

Venue : San Francisco Marriott Marquis, San Francisco, California, USA.

2-3

CAULLT Conference Melbourne 2020

Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.

Venue : Deakin Downtown, Melbourne, Victoria.

2-3

ECEC Innovation Forum 2020

Where Early Childhood Education and Care meets the future. ‘Benefit from the knowledge and experience of sector leaders as we explore how innovation can and will shape the future of ECEC. Connect and build relationships with ECEC sector leaders, operators, managers and solution providers’.

Venue : Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach, Brighton-Le-Sands, Sydney, NSW.

2-4

New ! Association for Non-Traditional Students in Higher Education - 2020 Conference

Disrupt the System ... Move from Access to Success for the Non-Traditional Student. The ANTSHE annual conference, is the only national conference that brings together not only college/university administrators, advisors, and faculty, but also adult learners and other innovative leaders who provide guidance, support, and advocate for them. The ANTSHE conference provides attendees with the opportunity to experience engaging content, networking, and valuable, high quality education’.

Venue : Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.

2-4

New ! Personalization 2020

For this year only, the Blended and Personalized Learning Conference is PERSONALIZATION 2020. ‘Conference will showcase a variety of methods that centre on optimising the engagement and success of stakeholders across school communities. We hope you will join us from Thursday, April 2 to Saturday, April 4 as we feature the best classroom, school, and district implementers from across the nation’.

Venue : Providence, Rhode Island, USA.

2-4

PESA 2020 Australasian Wellbeing in Education Conference

‘The theme for our 2020 conference is Bridging Theory, Research and Application, and we will provide a rich program encapsulating current developments in wellbeing and educational research as well as practical classroom and school-wide strategies to enhance student wellbeing and academic attainment’.

Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.

3

New ! Namuru : Workshop for Secondary Teachers

MCA Australia. ‘This 1-day program aims to build confidence in the delivery of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander content in the secondary classroom, responding to current research and information. Namuru draws on the principles of our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Learning Framework to provide a foundation for the development of meaningful learning experiences’.

Venue : NCCL : Level 3, MCA, Sydney, NSW.

3

The Big Meet [Sydney]

‘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 : International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, NSW.

3-4

New ! Constawa 2020

‘Theme : Oceans and Beyond. Secondary : Early career and out of field teachers of Science workshops. Primary : Integrating Indigenous Science into your teaching. Choose from 40 concurrent primary and secondary science/STEM workshops’.

Venue : Novotel Perth Langley and North Metropolitan TAFE, Perth, Western Australia.

3-4

Lady Gowrie QLD – Early Childhood Conference

‘Leading-Learning- Connecting ’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.

Venue : RNA, Bowen Hills, Brisbane, Queensland.

3-6

New ! 2020 Marine Teachers Association NSW Annual Conferences

‘The Annual Conference is organised at state level and is a very time consuming event which provides a much needed exposure to marine activities on offer, current changes in knowledge and regulations, as well as resource networking amongst a large number of colleagues’.

Venue : The Old Woolstore, Hobart, Tasmania.

4

Beginning Teacher Conferences [NSWTF] [Sydney]

‘The conferences provide an excellent opportunity for participants to network with other new teachers, explore their conditions of work and gain an explanation of the requirements and procedures for gaining and maintaining accreditation. Other topics covered during the conference include current issues in education as well as enhancement of programming, planning and classroom management skills. Participants also gain an understanding of the support and member services offered by the Federation’.

Venue : Teachers Federation House, Surry Hills, NSW.

4

New ! International Conference on Advance Education

‘ICAE-20 provides an opportunity for research scholars, delegates and students to interact and share their experience and knowledge in Advance Education. It will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and results in Engineering. The aim of the Conference is to provide a platform to the researchers and practitioners from both academia as well as industry to meet the share cutting-edge development in the field’.

Venue : TBC, Adelaide, South Australia.

4-5

2020 Hands On Technology [Pennant Hills]

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

Venue : Pennant Hills High School, Pennant Hills, NSW.

4-5

New ! Source Kids Disability Expo

‘Our first Melbourne Expo was a huge success with thousands of families and carers taking the opportunity to find and try out products and services for children and young adults with disabilities, listen to talks by advocates and chat with service providers. We can’t wait to see you all again !’

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

5-6

11th Tertiary Studies & Career Expo [Adelaide]

‘The transitional period from school to work can be a daunting time for our youth. Our events help students explore a wide range of academic and career opportunities to discover a future that is right for them. Incorporating the South Australia Work and Skills Expo’.

Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.

5-7

World Literacy Summit 2020

The summit ‘will serve as a unique opportunity for delegates to collaborate, share ideas and learn. It provides a platform for debate, discussion, and sharing of knowledge between some of the world’’s most ardent literacy and educational leaders, institutions, organisations and pioneers’. Learn. Empower. Collaborate.

Venue : Sheldonian, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom.

6

New ! International Conference On English Learning and Teaching Skills

‘ICELTS is for broad logical discourse, both intra-and interdisciplinary, among Universities, Colleges, Academicians and Department personnel through an assortment of Distinguished addresses, Plenary sessions, Workshops, Symposiums, Oral and Poster introductions, Virtual/Video presentations and Webinars’.

Venue : ibis Melbourne Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria.

6

New ! International Conference on Multidisciplinary Innovation in Academic Research [Adelaide]

‘The Conference will offer a wide platform to share vital and recent innovations in the arena of Multidisciplinary Innovation in Academic Research. It also has a wonderful space for both scientific presentations like oral, poster and commercial exhibition’.

Venue : Sage Hotel, South Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia.

6

Ways into Scriptwriting

‘Participants will take part in a number of practical drama and writing exercises that will be scaffolded to allow easy implementation in their own classrooms, as well as examples of scripts as models to analyse. The material and practices used in the workshop will assist teachers to implement creative writing in their classrooms as well as increasing students’ comprehension and appreciation of scripts’.

Venue : Cronulla Public School, Cronulla, NSW.

6

New ! The Wonderful World of our 2s and 3s [Parramatta]

‘This workshop offers rich insight into the happenings in the 2s to 3s classroom; the intense emotions, the high level of activity, the need for reassurance. Understanding the life of a toddler will help you develop relationships and create spaces and curriculum which meet the unique needs of the 2s to 3s age group and ensure that your work is theory based, practical and relevant’.

Venue : Skye Hotel Suites, Parramatta, NSW.

6-7

New ! Academic, Business, Behavioural Science Research Conference

‘You choose your level of involvement. We invite you to attend, or attend and present. If you’d like to simply attend, click registration on the bottom of any of our web pages. If you’d like to also present but would require advanced approval of your presentation abstract, please submit it to editor@csiresearch.com and we will immediately submit it for peer review’.

Venue Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston, South Carolina, USA: .

6-7

New ! AUA Annual Conference 2020

‘Each year, the conference attracts an unrivalled speaker lineup of established practitioners and thought leaders to deliver sessions that are designed in response to your working needs and challenges. You’ll be empowered with inspiration, fresh ideas and practical tools to apply in your own work the very next day’.

Venue : University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom.

6-8

AICSSE 2020 Cambridge

‘The overall objective of AICSSE is to provide platform and stimulate discussion on key issues affecting education, gender studies, environmental studies, urban and regional studies, philosophy, social justice and sociology, business management and law in related areas. It provides an opportunity for academics, practitioners, consultants, scholars, researchers and policy makers, with different backgrounds and experiences’.

Venue : University of Cambridge, Newnham College, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

6-10

SITE 2020

‘This society represents individual teacher educators and affiliated organisations of teacher educators in all disciplines, who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of information technology in teacher education and faculty/staff development’.

Venue : New Orleans Marriott Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

7

New ! Contemporary Perspectives on Spelling [South Australia]

‘In this course, participants will Challenge existing assumptions underlying spelling development; Consider Triple Word Form Theory as a conceptual framework in the teaching and learning of spelling; Be able to draw upon research evidence to implement a differentiated model of spelling instruction; and Enrich current linguistic knowledge’.

Venue : Immanuel Primary School, Novar Gardens, South Australia.

7

New ! International Conference on Multidisciplinary Innovation in Academic Research [Perth]

‘MIAR-20 attracts experts from all education sectors, schools, Colleges, Universities, vocational education and training, as well as government representatives, Non-governmental Organisation staff and private providers to learn about the current trends and to network with other international colleagues’.

Venue : Rendezvous Hotel Perth Central, Perth, Western Australia.

7

The BiG Day In [Newcastle]

‘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 : Great Hall, Callaghan Campus, University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW.

7

New ! The Comprehension Challenge : why does this remain so elusive ?

‘Do you have students who can read a story and then not remember what they have read, who the main characters were, or what the text was about ? You are consistently providing opportunities for your students to read and then answer comprehension questions, so what’s happening ? The entire purpose of reading is to understand, learn, remember and then ultimately use the information and ideas gleaned from reading – this is reading comprehension’.

Venue : Club Central Menai, Menai, NSW.

7

The Educator Leaders Summit 2020

‘The education sector is changing – fast – and successful school leaders need to juggle competing priorities to remain relevant and deliver exceptional outcomes . . . for both students and staff. From managing curriculum reform to implementing emerging technologies to attracting and developing talented teachers and promoting student wellbeing, there’s plenty to talk about – and it’s all on the agenda’.

Venue : .

8-9

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.

9

New ! Instructional Design [Adelaide]

‘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’.

Venue : TBC, Adelaide, South Australia.

9-11

New ! GeoSmart Asia – Locate 18 [Adelaide]

Extensive information about the program as well as general information regarding organisational and other matters is available from the site.

Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.

11-12

International Forum for Academic Research in Entrepreneurship and Social Sciences [ARES-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 Point, Sydney, NSW.

12-13

New ! 2019 CLTANSW Conference

Collaboration on Programs & Resources. Key information available from the site.

Venue : Club Burwood RSL, Burwood, NSW.

12-14

ACT Conference - UN Youth Australia

‘A three day event bringing together high school students from across the ACT and surrounds to explore and discuss issues facing the global community today. Run entirely by young people for young people, this conference is an opportunity for students to engage in workshops, speaker sessions, problem-solving programs, and’ more.

Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.

13

New ! International Conference on Information and Education Innovations [ICIEI-20]

‘We welcome all scientists, scholars, students and industrialists to attend and explore their knowledge in the field of Information and Education Innovations. It will permit the exchange of ideas, knowledge between the different disciplines for facilitating research, interdisciplinary collaborations focusing Information and Education Innovations’.

Venue : Ibis Brisbane, Brisbane City, Queensland.

14

AIS NSW Governance Symposium 2020

‘The 2020 Symposium turns its attention to the important and increasingly complex issues surrounding student wellbeing, and the wellbeing of those charged with leading our schools. The Symposium will be held in the ICC’s Pyrmont Theatre, a larger venue also providing break-out rooms for expert-led workshops on a range of current governance subjects’.

Venue : International Convention Centre Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

14-16

ACCE 2020

‘It’s a great chance for educators across Australia [and the world] to come together and see what Victoria has to offer’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

14-17

New ! CAA 2020 Oxford - Inside Information

‘CAA is an international organisation bringing together archaeologists, mathematicians and computer scientists. Its aims are to encourage communication between these disciplines, to provide a survey of present work in the field and to stimulate discussion and future progress’. Information regarding workshops and sessions forming the conference program are found on the site. [Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology].

Venue : Oxford, United Kingdom.

14-17

New ! World Edulead 2020 – Congress and Masterclass

Lightyears into The Future of Education. ‘What must schools do to stay ahead and equip our learners to face the challenges of the future ? The WORLD EDULEAD has earned an admired reputation of effectively addressing the most important issues facing education today. In less than 9 years, this event is fast-becoming the most celebrated and prestigious event in education for the Asia-Pacific region’. Congress 14-15 April and Masterclass 16-17 April.

Venue : Suntec Convention Centre [C] and Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel [M], Singapore.

14-21

New ! Intensive Training in Bothmer Gymnastics

‘This intensive will be conducted by the Bothmer Gymnastics Collective with Guidance from Daniel Freeman. For people of all levels of familiarity with Bothmer Gymnastics’.

Venue : Shearwater, The Mullumbimby Steiner School, Mullumbimby, NSW.

15

Continued Professional Development, the Glitter and Gold

Velg Training. ‘Thinking about professional development as an ongoing and continued investment that goes beyond compliance is an important consideration. This webinar will explore the requirements for Trainers and Assessors to participate in ongoing VET sector and industry PD’.

Venue : Webinar.

15

New ! Instructional Design [Canberra]

‘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’.

Venue : TBC, Canberra, ACT.

15

Talking to Parents about the Hard Stuff [Melbourne]

‘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 : Karstens Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.

15-16

New ! International Conference on Online Learning and Teaching [ICOLT-20]

‘This two days is your best opportunity to reach the largest assemblage of participants from academia, students, researchers and industrial professionals. We will be delighted and honoured by gathering professionals under one roof with the theme of Online Learning and Teaching’.

Venue : Swissôtel Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

15-16

New ! Leadership Psychology Workshop [Melbourne]

‘Understand essential psychological principles in the context of workplace leadership and leader development. Plan engaging, rewarding, and effective leadership development programs based on the latest insights from adult-learning pedagogies. Engage executive leaders in a learning culture to boost productivity, improve retention, and enhance team cultures and Foster psychological safety and reap the rewards of increased creativity and innovation, plus more’.

Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.

15-17

2020 Groningen Declaration Network Annual Meeting

‘Under the broad theme of Using Innovation to Disrupt: Creating a Sustainable Digital Ecosystem for Learners, stakeholders from around the globe will meet to share experiences, insights and innovations on student mobility, digital credentials and collaborative activities taking place around the world’.

Venue : TBC, Delhi, India.

15-17

Australian Council for Computers in Education [ACCE] 2020

Digicon presents ACCE2020. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.

Venue : Catholic Leadership Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

15-17

New ! IB Educator Certificate University Conference 2020 - International Baccalaureate®

‘This conference, with its theme of Leading the learning : Developing international education professionals, is designed to bring together a worldwide community of education professionals to share research and delve deeply into what it means to prepare teachers to teach and lead in international education settings’.

Venue : The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne,Victoria.

15-17

ICEF Australia New Zealand [ANZA]

‘Both Australia and New Zealand offer world-class education, travel, and lifestyle opportunities at competitive price points, making them highly attractive destinations for students and youth travellers from across the globe. Each year ANZA attracts hundreds of educators, work and travel organisations, industry service providers, and international agents [buyers] who send thousands of students and youth travellers to the region annually’.

Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.

15-17

New ! 8th Annual National EA/PA Conference [Melbourne]

‘A brilliant networking opportunity for Executive Assistants [EAs] and Personal Assistants [PAs] from all over Australia. We are gathering world-renowned professionals to share insights into their day-to-day routines, giving you hands-on tips on getting your tasks completed more efficiently’.

Venue : Melbourne Marriott Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.

15-18

15th International Conference of the Association for Language Awareness [ALA 2020]

‘How is the learning and teaching of languages being reconceptualised in our globalised, digital age ? What are the implications for the development of language awareness, and in what new and innovative ways can teachers engage with it ? How do new global paradigms and technologies further principles of language awareness such as reflection on language and the encouragement of learners to gain insights into how languages work ?’

Venue : Deakin University, Waterfront Campus, Geelong, Victoria.

15-18

New ! International Conference on Communications and Broadband Networking [ICCBN 2020]

‘One of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Communications and Broadband Networking. Its mission is to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Communications and Broadband Networking related techniques’.

Venue : AUT, Auckland, New Zealand.

16

Blending Online with Face to Face Training

‘VET professionals have devoted considerable time and resources to improving their understanding and application of blended learning models. In this webinar, participants will learn more about the practices we deploy to ensure online and face-to-face delivery are well integrated, workable and effective. They’ll investigate blended teaching practice and how to apply this to their own classes’.

Venue : Webinar.

16-17

New ! 2020 EUA Annual Conference

‘The EUA Conference will provide a platform to explore how universities are making a difference, how their impact can be maximised and how to give visibility to their key role in addressing broad challenges. The event is of interest to university leadership and other university staff working at the management and strategic level, as well as academics. It also welcomes students, policymakers and other stakeholders in higher education, research and innovation’.

Venue : Gdańsk University of Technology, Gdańsk, Poland.

16-17

Entrepreneurial Universities Workshop

‘The workshop is designed to support university leaders, managers, administrators, professionals, academics and researchers working towards developing a more entrepreneurial institution and making improvements to their institutions performance and impact. If you are committed to helping your university to become more entrepreneurial, this is your stage to meet like-minded others and learn how to overcome the common obstacles to successful change’.

Venue : Amsterdam Science Park, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

16-17

New ! New Zealand Primary Teachers Conference 2020

‘This conference will provide an array of high quality professional development opportunities for all Primary and Intermediate Teachers. With at least 10 different Subject Associations and Industry Organisations contributing their knowledge, skills and expertise, it is set to be an amazing event’.

Venue : St. Cuthbert’s College, Auckland, New Zealand.

16-17

New ! Project Managers Leadership and High Performance Workshop [Sydney]

‘Leadership self-awareness to improve your personal leadership capabilities. Communicate complex project information to external and internal stakeholders. Lead change projects and keep relevant parties informed and engaged. Identify effective problem-solving techniques to manage project issues’.

Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

16-18

New ! Leading, Learning and Caring Conference 2020

‘At LLC 2020 you can connect with colleagues from independent schools from around Australia. It is in these moments, when we take time out of our schools that we can consider the key elements of education and educational leadership and reinforce both personal and professional relationships with those who share our interest in the importance of autonomous and creative school leadership’. Pre-conference Program 15 April 2020.

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

16-19

New ! The Asia-Pacific Quality Network [APQN] 2020 Academic Conference

‘The target audience for the AAC and AGM are primarily those associated with quality assurance in the Asia-Pacific region. In addition, other higher education institutions [HEIs], quality assurance agencies [QAAs], and organisations working in the field of quality assurance in any part of the world are welcomed to attend’.

Venue : Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts and Singapore Management University, Singapore.

16-21

New ! IEEE ICIEA 2020

‘Topics relate to reporting advances in industrial engineering theory, techniques, methodology, applications and practice; general surveys and critical reviews; announcements; etc. will be pondered on, through interactions between academic researchers from different regions and cultures. Timely research topics will be discussed via presentations of the latest progress and development of Industrial Engineering and Applications for solving social problems’. Bangkok - 16-18 April and Phuket 19-21 April 2020.

Venue : Mandarin Hotel Bangkok & Novotel Phuket Vintage Park, Thailand.

17-18

Creating Strategic Industry Partnerships Workshop [UIIN]

‘Gain insights into the success factors for strategic partnerships, share experience and best practices, assess and further develop your current engagement with external partners, and learn a methodology that you can use in your home institution. This workshop has been devised to support university managers, leaders, administrators, professionals in the interface with industry, academics and researchers who are seeking improvements in their partnership management’.

Venue : Helsinki, Finland.

17-21

AERA Annual Meeting 2020

‘It is going to be a trendsetter Meeting, recognised as one of the most state of-the-art meetings within the Education, Learning, Teaching, Educational Research, Educational Technology and Educational Opportunities aspects’.

Venue : TBC, San Francisco, California, USA.

18-19

New ! 15th International Conference on Language, Education, and Innovation 2020 [ICLEI]

‘The conference is a multi-disciplinary forum discussing ideas, theories and research findings in the fields of education and languages’.

Venue : Amba Hotel Marble Arch, Hyde Park, London, United Kingdom.

18-19

New ! JAFA 2020 : A 19th Century Dance & Costume Weekend

‘Revel in the dance, music, fashion and games of our past ! Featuring beautiful 19th century Australian music and dance and part of Canberra and Region Heritage Festival’.

Venue : Yarralumla Woolshed, Weston, Canberra, ACT.

19-21

New ! 2020 EFMD MBA Conference

Designing the MBA Journey. ‘Each MBA program must create its own unique journey, there is no one template or best practice example to follow. The conference will thus focus not on the “what” but on the “how” of designing a meaningful MBA experience. This event is aimed at MBA Directors and business school staff involved in part-time, full-time and executive MBA programs’.

Venue : St Gallen, Switzerland.

20

New ! “Assessment Reliability and Validity” International Conference [ARV-20]

‘The aim of [ARV-20] 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’.

Venue : Swissôtel Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

20

New ! ATOM PD : VCE Media SAT

‘This Seminar will take teachers through the VCE Media SAT, covering changes to the new Study Design [introduced in 2018] as well as tools and tips on how to progress your students through the coursework task. This session is aimed at new teachers, teachers returning to VCE Media or those wanting to refresh their knowledge of the SAT’.

Venue : Graduate House, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria.

20

New ! Australian Council of Graduate Research National Meeting 1 2020

‘The first meeting will be a single day gathering the day before the commencement of the Quality in Postgraduate Research Conference [see further down]. Attendance is limited to ACGR members only’.

Venue : National Wine Centre of Australia, Adelaide, South Australia.

20-21

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.

20-23

New ! Asia-Pacific Advancement Conference 2020

‘An annual four-day conference for all advancement professionals in the Asia-Pacific region, the CASE Asia-Pacific Advancement Conference [APAC] equips delegates with the vital skills to succeed in the areas of admissions, advancement services, alumni relations, community engagement, development, fundraising, marketing, communications, and related functions’. Education 4.0 : Future-proofing Advancement - Next gen knowledge, skills and qualities needed for a disruptive future.

Venue : Grand Hyatt Singapore, Singapore.

20-23

New ! Higher Education Operations Professionals Leadership Summit [Sydney]

‘Leadership skills to hone your team’s agility and improve operational efficiency; Enrich service delivery and operational effectiveness through cross-collaboration; Master time management and discover strategies to do more with less; and Build stakeholder influence and practice data-driven decision-making’.

Venue : Mercure Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

20-24

New ! 36th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering

General information, Program details and much more are [or will soon be] available from the site.

Venue : Sheraton Dallas Hotel, Dallas, Texas, USA.

20-24

New ! Designing a Flipped Classroom

‘Flipping the classroom is currently one of the most popular trends in education at all levels! In this workshop, you will explore different flipped design models and the educational benefits of the flipped design. You will gain a deeper understanding of how to implement this strategy into your own teaching’.

Venue : Asynchronous, Online.

20-24

New ! The Web Conference 2020

‘We will reflect on the past 30 years of the Web, share the latest research findings, and plan for the future of Web-based technologies. The Conference will host three keynote speakers and highlight numerous research tracks, workshops and tutorials, a Ph.D. consortium, as well as several theme-based tracks: AIoT[AI+IoT+5G], History of Web, The Intelligent Web, The Web Renovation, and The Asia Silicon Valley Plan ’.

Venue : Taipei, Taiwan.

20/4-26/6

Online Facilitation [ACER]

‘Intended for educators new to online facilitation or those aspiring to improve their skills in online facilitation. 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.

20/4-26/6

New ! 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.

21-23

14th Quality in Postgraduate Research Conference

‘It is now accepted that the field of PhD education involves multiple stakeholders and is known by multiple labels. The stakeholders include research degree candidates, supervisors, those employed to support the development of doctoral education, research leaders, universities, governments, industry together with others. It is in this context that the conference invites contributions addressing the theme of Success in doctoral education : perspectives on research training’.

Venue : National Wine Centre, Hackney Road, Adelaide, South Australia.

21-23

New ! 2020 EFMD Marcom, External and Alumni Relations Conference

Mobilising Stakeholders : Transformation through Personal Leadership. ‘The conference provides participants with ample learning and networking opportunities to help your school create and run impactful marketing, communications and alumni relations campaigns as well as grow your network of external stakeholders. If your job is to communicate what your business school does and engage people to connect with your school across many intersections, this is the conference for you to attend’.

Venue : Breukelen, The Netherlands.

21-23

New ! 2020 NZACE Conference

‘The annual conference is focused on Work-Integrated Learning and Cooperative Education, providing a supportive and inspirational conference for practitioners and researchers from the tertiary education sector, industry, community and government’.

Venue : University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

21-23

New ! Ireland International Conference on Education [IICE] 2020

‘The aim of IICE 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’.

Venue : Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, Ireland.

21-23

New ! 8th Annual National EA/PA Conference [Perth]

‘A brilliant networking opportunity for Executive Assistants [EAs] and Personal Assistants [PAs] from all over Australia. We are gathering world-renowned professionals to share insights into their day-to-day routines, giving you hands-on tips on getting your tasks completed more efficiently’.

Venue : Hyatt Regency Perth, Perth, Western Australia.

22

A Framework for Including Writing In Any Content Area

‘Mention writing to a non-ELA teacher and the first thing that often comes to mind is report or essay. Join me to think about daily and weekly writing strategies that anyone can implement to ensure that writing is happening in fun, easy, and natural ways across all content areas’. AMLE.

Venue : Webinar.

22

New ! Engaging international and culturally diverse students

‘Discover what is important in managing performance to get the best from your team and what you can do when people ‘go off track’. This highly interactive workshop offers strategies, processes and tips for conducting performance conversations, building productivity and handling under-performance’.

Venue : Webinar.

22

WAVE National Forum 2020

‘More than just women in hardhats : understanding the wide role of VET for the careers of Australian women. To be held before the AVETRA conference. The forum will include interesting speakers, panels on challenging issues and the chance to discuss these issues and develop answers’.

Venue : VET Development Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

22-23

6th Enhancing Student Experience Conference

‘Bringing you a conference to explore innovative strategies to engage and support students across their life cycle from awareness through to graduation and alumni. You will take away innovative ideas to enhance communications, technologies to reduce student effort and action plans to stay competitive’.

Venue : Novotel Sydney Central, Sydney, NSW.

22-23

New ! E-assessment Question – Engage. Learn. Be Inspired

‘The e-Assessment Question is a unique opportunity for the e-assessment sector to come together, network and share best practice. Organised by the e-Assessment Association in 2020, this conference brings you new stories, cutting-edge innovations and the best case studies worldwide, from which we can all learn’.

Venue : America Square Conference Centre, America Square, London, United Kingdom.

22-23

New ! Project Managers Leadership and High Performance Workshop [Brisbane]

‘Leadership self-awareness to improve your personal leadership capabilities. Communicate complex project information to external and internal stakeholders. Lead change projects and keep relevant parties informed and engaged. Identify effective problem-solving techniques to manage project issues’.

Venue : Cliftons Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.

22-24

Innovation and Impact Summit 2020

Times Higher Education. ‘The summit will build on THE’s global dialogue to unite leaders of the best and most ambitious universities with policymakers, world-class researchers and the companies that are shaping our future, around the contribution that higher education institutions can make to a successful, prosperous and sustainable innovation ecosystem’.

Venue : KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden.

23

New ! Instructional Design [Melbourne]

‘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’.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

23

New ! International Conference on Information and Education Innovations [ICIEI-20]

‘The aim of [ICIEI-20] 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’.

Venue : Swissôtel Sydney, Sydney, NSW.

23

The Impact of Trauma on Learning

‘This workshop extends your understanding of how trauma affects learning and behaviour. Over the daylong workshop, enhance your ability to create safe learning environments, build self-regulatory skills and respond to conflict effectively. This interactive workshop references the work of Dr Bruce Perry internationally renowned trauma specialist’.

Venue : VET Development Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

23

New ! Your Time for My Time Our Place Conference [Melbourne]

‘The Your Time for My Time Our Place Conference is about OSHC, for OSHC. This conference promises to to provide a day of deep thinking about how MTOP can authentically shape and improve your program and practice. Examples from practitioners around Australia will provide inspiration and motivation to rekindle your relationship with MTOP, and guide your ongoing commitment to quality OSHC provision’.

Venue : DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.

23-24

Updated ! 2020 SASTA Annual Conference & Expo

‘The conference will address a range of the content and pedagogies of the Australian Curriculum: Science. Session attendees should be actively involved in the learning through a practical and investigative approach. Sessions that link to real world examples of contemporary science in STEM are encouraged’.

Venue : Pulteney Grammar School, Adelaide, South Australia.

23-24

ACHPER [SA] State HPE Conference

Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.

Venue : Immanuel College, Novar Gardens, South Australia.

23-24

AVETRA Annual Conference 2020

20/20 vision for VET : Research at the centre of future policy and practice’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.

Venue : Citadines Conference Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

23-24

New ! Breakthrough Strategies to Teach and Counsel Troubled Students

‘The workshop equips you with 200 ready-to-use, more effective strategies to turnaround defiant, unmotivated, difficult, truant, violent, conduct disordered, oppositional, emotionally disturbed, depressed, non-compliant, learning disabled, and withdrawn youth and children ages 5 through 18’.

Venue : Seattle, Washington, USA and Online.

23-24

New ! The Mathematical Association of South Australia - Annual Conference

Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates. Register online as soon as this is available.

Venue : Thebarton Senior College, Torrensville, Adelaide, South Australia.

23-24

The Thirteenth International Conference on e-Learning & Innovative Pedagogies

The conference ‘features research addressing the following annual themes : Pedagogies; Institutions; Technologies and Social Transformations. The 2020 Special Focus is - There is No Scale: Distance and Access in the Era of Distributed Learning’.

Venue : University of the Aegean, Rhodes Campus, Rhodes, Greece.

24

New ! 2020 VATE Leadership Conference

‘This conference will provide existing and aspiring leaders with a chance to discuss the issues facing their departments and develop skills to help them rise to the challenge. Sessions will cover : curriculum planning for skill development; the uses of data for a leader; managing change; building Literature courses; supporting EAL/D learners and much more’.

Venue : RACV City, Melbourne, Victoria.

24

New ! Accidental Counsellor Training [Melbourne]

‘The Accidental Counsellor Training for anyone not trained as a counsellor but often finding themselves in counselling situations by accident. The Accidental Counsellor Training will focus on 3 core themes : Wellbeing, Connection and Influence’.

Venue : Mantra Southbank, Southbank, Victoria.

24

Little Scientists STEM Computer Science Workshop, [Erskineville]

‘This STEM learning opportunity will help you playfully explore algorithms, sequencing and sorting; discover the basics of computational thinking; learn how to connect theory and practice in an engaging way; implement our inquiry-based educational approach; feel confident in unlocking the wonders of STEM; benefit from the exchange with other educators and teachers; and take home information and inspiration in the Computer science booklet and cards you receive’.

Venue : Gowrie Training Room, Erskineville, NSW.

24

Redlands Regional Conference for Middle Years #REDCAS20

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 : Redlands College, Wellington Point, Queensland.

24

New ! VATI Congress 2020

Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates. Registration closes 15 April 2020.

Venue : Catholic Leadership Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria.

24-25

New ! 21CL Global Education Leadership Summit

‘This unique conference brings together schools from around the world that have already implemented substantial systemic change to one or more area of the traditional educational model’.
Preconference: 23 April 2020.

Venue : Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel and Towers, Bangkok, Thailand.

24-25

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 : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne Airport, Victoria.

24-25

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 Development in 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 : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne Airport, Victoria.

24-26

New ! 9th International Conference on Social Science and Humanity [ICSSH 2020]

‘ICSSH 2020 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 Social Science and Humanity, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted. It is an ideal platform for people to share views and experiences in Social Science and Humanity and related areas’.

Venue : Nishinippon Institute of Technology, Fukuoka, Japan.

25-30

New ! CHI 2020 [Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems]

‘The premier international conference of Human-Computer Interaction. CHI – pronounced ‘kai’ – is a place where researchers and practitioners gather from across the world to discuss the latest in interactive technology. We are a multicultural community from highly diverse backgrounds who together investigate and design new and creative ways for people to interact using technology’.

Venue : Hawai’i Convention Center on the island of Oahu, Hawai’i, USA.

26-28

New ! 2020 International Conference and Annual Meeting [AACSB]

‘This year, AACSB’s largest and most diverse conference features themes to heighten and reinvigorate your role, your program, your staff, your school, and your graduates’.

Venue : Denver, Colorado, USA.

27

New ! The Wonderful World of our 2s and 3s [Canberra]

‘This workshop offers rich insight into the happenings in the 2s to 3s classroom; the intense emotions, the high level of activity, the need for reassurance. Understanding the life of a toddler will help you develop relationships and create spaces and curriculum which meet the unique needs of the 2s to 3s age group and ensure that your work is theory based, practical and relevant’.

Venue : Mantra on Northbourne, Canberra, ACT.

27-28

New ! Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations and Cloud Conference [Sydney]

‘Attend Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations and Cloud Strategies Conference 2020 and see how to accelerate innovation and agility in a hybrid world and enable your organisation’s digital future’.

Venue : Sydney, NSW.

27-28

The Enrolled Nurses Conference [Adelaide]

‘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 : The Lakes Resort Hotel Adelaide, West Lakes, South Australia.

27/4-1/5

New ! Hunter Region Women in Leadership Summit [Newcastle]

‘Make your presence known and lead your organisation into tomorrow. Skills and strategies for career advancement; Create a healthy, resilient organisational culture to boost performance; Powerful techniques for stakeholder communication; Build new networks with other innovative leaders’.

Venue : Novotel Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW.

27/4-1/5

New ! Spring Institute in Educational Fundraising 2020

‘A residential course for early career fundraising professionals and those new to the education sector. Delivered through a variety of plenary, interactive tutorial and elective sessions, you will return to work with a clear sense of what your job entails and a network of supportive contacts to help you deliver your objectives. Over the course of the week you can choose from elective sessions which will enable you to tailor the course to your specific needs by selecting the sessions relevant to you and your institution’.

Venue : Burleigh Court, Loughborough, United Kingdom.

27/4-3/5

Designing Game-Based Learning

‘Game-based learning and gamification are two very different–if very effective– instructional phenomena. In this workshop, the companion to Designing Gamified Learning Environments workshop, you will implement the theories, principles, and specifically the mechanics of gamification to create your own games on a topic of your choice. By building an educational or serious game, you can leverage the power behind our innate desire to play’.

Venue : Asynchronous Workshop.

28

New ! EYLF Off the Shelf Conference [Brisbane]

‘This conference promises to get the EYLF off the shelf and provide a day of deep thinking about how the framework can authentically shape and improve your program and practice. Examples from practitioners around Australia will provide inspiration and motivation to rekindle your relationship with the EYLF and guide your ongoing commitment to quality curriculum’.

Venue : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.

28

New ! Sydney Education - Australian Copyright Council Seminar

Four major sessions provide information on ‘Copyright Essentials for Educators, Statutory and Industry Licences, Digital Learning and Hot Topics & Workshop’.More detail on each topic can be found via the site.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

28-30

New ! Locate Conference 2020 [Brisbane]

‘Share from across industry sectors how Geospatial and Location technologies and practices are being used, highlighting the fundamental role they play in the building of our digital economy. We will also explore and facilitate the convergence of the spatial industry and the influence and importance of our industry to broader, non-traditional, industries and the Australian economy’.

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

28/4-1/5

New ! The BOOST Conference

‘Join the largest, most recognised and comprehensive global convening for after school, expanded learning, and in and out-of-school time professionals. Set in a retreat-like atmosphere, this annual, extraordinary event will rejuvenate your passion, boost your direction for quality programming and provide tools and resources that will inspire you to create change’.

Venue : Palm Springs Convention Centre, Palm Springs, California, USA.

29

New ! Colourful Competence : Dimensions of Competency

‘This brand new webinar is for trainers, assessors, curriculum supervisors and resource development personnel interested in understanding the significance of embedding Dimensions of Competence into training sessions and valid assessments’.

Venue : Webinar.

28

New ! Sydney GLAM - Australian Copyright Council Seminar

Four major session sprovide information on ‘Copyright Essentials for Librarians, Archivists and Curators, Your Collection : Digitisation, Management, and Online Promotion, Your Visitors : Research, Lending, and Public Activities, and Hot Topics & Workshop’.More detail on each topic can befound via the site.

Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

29/4-1/5

New ! 2nd ANZ Student and Teachers Mental Health Wellbeing and Suicide Prevention Forum 2020

‘Themed Suicide Prevention, this forum is recognised as a prestigious gathering of more than 100+ Mental Health and Wellbeing experts, policymakers, councillors, educators to convene and discuss best practices, approaches and proven solutions to achieve effective well-being programs for students and educators’.

Venue : Melbourne Marriott Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.

30

New ! Adult Learning [Melbourne]

‘This 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, Melbourne, Victoria.

30

New ! Contemporary Perspectives on Spelling [Wollongong]

‘In this course, participants will Challenge existing assumptions underlying spelling development; Consider Triple Word Form Theory as a conceptual framework in the teaching and learning of spelling; Be able to draw upon research evidence to implement a differentiated model of spelling instruction; and Enrich current linguistic knowledge’.

Venue : Catholic Education Office, Wollongong, NSW.

30

New ! Practitioners as Researchers - 7th Playwork Practice Research Seminar

‘In this seventh annual International Journal of Playwork Practice Research Seminar, we explore the challenges and opportunities of ‘practitioners as researchers’. International Journal of Playwork Practice aims to advance playwork research and practice by providing the first ever interdisciplinary platform for the publication and dissemination of scholarship relevant to playwork practice’.

Venue : Queensland College of Art, Griffith University, South Bank Campus, South Brisbane, Queensland.

30

New ! Reframing English Assessment in Years 7-10

‘This course will consider the requisite syllabus demands for assessment while discussing opportunities for incorporating student choice, creativity and reflection in all aspects of assessment. We will also discuss the benefits of rubrics in supporting transparency, growth and innovation in English assessment’.

Venue : AISNSW, York Street, Sydney, Nsw.

30/4-1/5

Dare to Lead Melbourne 2020

‘You will learn how to build brave cultures and drive performance by unpacking the four skills required to build brave cultures and resilient students through Navigating vulnerability, Building trust, Leading with values, and Rising with setbacks’. All details are found on the site.

Venue : TBC, Melbourne CBD, Victoria.

30/4-1/5

New ! Enrolled Nurses Conference [Melbourne]

‘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 and How holistic care differs from a medical model of care’.

Venue : Oaks on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.

30/4-1/5

New ! IEAA Scholarships and Fellowships Forum 2020

‘The Scholarships and Fellowships Forum 2020 – the first in the new decade – will provide a welcome opportunity to reflect on the last 10 years and focus on the challenges and opportunities in the decade ahead’.

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

30/4-1/5

National Disability and Inclusion Conference 2020

‘Featuring experts and leading practitioners in the field of disability and inclusion, the Conference will focus on the ways in which educators can ensure that all students access and engage in learning. Presentations will explore how system leaders, school leaders and teachers can work together to ensure schools are inclusive environments; how students with disability can contribute to their own learning; and how schools can work effectively with parents, families and the wider community to ensure they are involved in their child’s education’.

Venue : Sofitel Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.

30/4-1/5

Professional Development in Outcomes Measurement [Canberra]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 : Forrest Room 2, Rydges Capital Hill, Canberra, ACT.

30/4-1/5

The Enrolled Nurses Conference [Melbourne]

‘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 : Oaks on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.

30/4-1/5

The Enrolled Nurses Conference [Perth]

‘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 : Holiday Inn Perth City Centre, Perth, Western Australia.

30/4-2/5

New ! 2020 PHE National Conference [PHE Canada]

‘This premier national event brings together physical and health education teachers, physical activity leaders and sector expertise to support our collective goal of all children and youth in Canada living healthy, physically active lives’.

Venue : Prince Edward Island Convention Centre, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

30/4-3/5

New ! VCE and Careers Expo

‘Australia’s biggest education and careers expo is now in its 28th year !’

Venue : Station Street, Caulfield Racecourse, Caulfield, Victoria.

Beginning of April 2020

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