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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

There are educational conferences and virtually every day. They cover every educational topic and level.

Several 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.

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

The Past Conference Page lists conferences that have been held. These conferences are only listed by date and title. Note : each monthly listing will only be maintained for a period of six months to allow access to papers and reports.

The conferences and events listed do not include all those that occur. Wherever possible, Australian conferences/events will be included.

Information will be added as far ahead of actual dates as possible.

January 2018
Date Event
1-12 Summer Music Program 2017
‘The key characteristic of this program is the development of requisite skills and knowledge for effective teaching and learning in Music’. Linked to Kodály Music Education.
Venue : St Aidan’s Anglican Girls’ School, Brisbane, Queensland.
2-3 International Conference on Education and E-Learning [ICEEL Singapore]
‘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 the Universities and the industry’.
Venue : Village Hotel Changi, Netheravon Rd, Singapore.
2-13 National Youth Science Forum
‘Designed to give students a broader understanding of the diverse study and career options available in science, technology, engineering and mathematics [STEM] and to encourage them to continue their studies in these fields. Applicants must be in Year 11 to be eligible for selection for the following January’s Year 12 Program’.
Venue : Canberra, ACT.
3-6 2018 Student Leadership Conference [Alliance of Girls’ Schools Australasia]
‘The Student Leadership Conference provides unparalleled opportunities for girls to explore leadership styles and strategies, reflect on their own leadership aspirations and build meaningful life-long connections with other young leaders’.
Venue : Bond University, Robina, Queensland.
3-6 ASE Annual Conference 2018
‘A unique opportunity for all teachers of science. The conference programme offers over 350 sessions, covering all phases and all levels from Newly Qualified Teachers to Heads of Department. Common to every session is the focus on the resulting impact on students’ learning and achievement’.
Venue : University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
3-6 the Search Associates International Job Fair
‘This is the earliest Search Associates mid-size fair of the year, so teaching candidates have the first opportunity to impress the schools and recruiters. We anticipate around 50 international schools will be in attendance and approximately 180 candidates’.
Venue : InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto, Melbourne, Victoria.
4-6 The IAFOR International Conference on Education
‘This unique international conference offers a unique location from which to consider a number of issues and trends in education, including distance, access and rural education, the frictions between the preservation and challenging of traditional and indigenous cultures, languages and wisdoms, and how alternative and marginalised groups are [re]valued’.
Venue : Hawaii Convention Centre, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
4-7 16th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education
‘The main goal of the 2018 Hawaii International Conference on Education is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various education related fields from all over the world to come together and learn from each other’.
Venue : Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
5-6 International Conference on Science, Engineering & Technology [ICSET 2018, Reseachfora Conference]
‘Providing the platform for Students, Engineers, Scientists, Researchers and Academicians to share the knowledge and ideas in the recent trends in the field of Science, Engineering & Technology’.
Venue : Hyatt Regency Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
6-7 AUSSRE 2018 [International Conference on Innovations in Economics Business Social Sciences and Humanities]
‘Aiming 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 : Rydges Camperdown, Camperdown, Sydney, NSW.
6-8 2018 International Conference on Information and Education Technology [ICIET 2018]
‘Presenting the latest research related to Information and Education Technology. This conference provides opportunities for delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences in a face-to-face setting, establish business or research relations, and find global partners for future collaboration’.
Venue : Osaka, Japan.
7-11 2018 ANCOS National Conference
An ‘opportunity to experience and celebrate the vibrancy and innovation of the Orff Schulwerk approach to creative music and movement education. Music and movement educators from all sectors will enhance their knowledge and skills through active participation in moving, singing, playing, improvising and composing music’.
Venue : Shore - Sydney Church of England Grammar School, North Sydney, NSW.
7-11 New ! 2018 NAAE National Conference
‘Celebrating diversity and innovation in agriculture and education’.
Venue : Launceston Tasmania.
7-12 STEM X Academy
‘The main focus of the program is the development of hands-on, enquiry-based lessons and activities using available materials, and adapting activities using methods to suit your classroom’.
Venue : Canberra, ACT.
7-20 ANU-AAMT National Mathematics Summer School
‘The main activity is an in-depth study of three or four different areas of mathematics. Each is very challenging and will extend every student. On the other hand, the program is non-competitive and very much hands-on. Applications close in July’.
Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
8-10 Asia Pacific Conference for Deans and Directors 2018
Association of MBAs, ‘Bringing together leaders of international Business Schools from the Asia Pacific region and worldwide for three days of cutting-edge presentations, thought-leadership and excellent networking, the Conference will address the key issues facing top decision makers in education’.
Venue : Harbin, China.
8-10 ICCMS 2018
‘The main annual research conference aims to bring together researchers around the world to exchange research results and address open issues in all aspects of Computer Modeling and Simulation’.
Venue : Rendezvous Hotel Sydney Central, Sydney, NSW.
8-10 ICICA 2018
‘The main annual research conference aims to bring together researchers around the world to exchange research results and address open issues in all aspects of Intelligent Computing and Applications’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
8-12 ICSEI 2018
‘The theme for ICSEI 2018 is “Deepening School Change for Scaling: Principles, Pathways & Partnerships”. The rationale for the proposed theme is to emphasise NIE’s and OER’s interests in scaling and translating research to have a strong impact in schools’.
Venue : National Institute of Education, Nanyang Walk, Singapore.
8-12 National Science Teachers Summer School
‘For experienced and new science teachers from secondary and senior secondary schools across Australia. With the support of our host universities, teachers are exposed to cutting-edge science from world-leading researchers via lab visits, workshops and lectures’.
Venue : The Australian National University and The University of Queensland.
8-1/2-2 AMSI Summer School 2018
‘This four-week residential school will be hosted by Monash University [Clayton Campus], providing students from across Australia with the opportunity to develop their mathematical skills, meet like-minded people, and network with potential future employers at the Careers Afternoon’.
Venue : Monash University [Clayton Campus], Melbourne, Victoria.
9-20 National Youth Science Forum
‘Designed to give students a broader understanding of the diverse study and career options available in science, technology, engineering and mathematics [STEM] and to encourage them to continue their studies in these fields. Applicants must be in Year 11 to be eligible for selection for the following January’s Year 12 Program’.
Venue : Brisbane, Queensland.
10-12 ACE - International Conference on Architecture and Civil Engineering 2018
‘Our Conference provides a chance for academic and industry professionals to discuss recent progress in the area of Architecture and Civil Engineering. It will be the most comprehensive conference focused on the various aspects of advances in Architecture and Civil Engineering’.
Venue : New Law School Annexe, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
10-12 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW.
10-12 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
10-12 The First International Conference on Computer and Computing Science [CCS 2018]
‘The goal of this conference is to bring together the researchers from academia and industry as well as practitioners to share ideas, problems and solutions relating to the multifaceted aspects of Computer and Computing Science’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NS.
10-12 The First International Conference on Education and Learning [EL 2018]
‘The goal of this conference is to bring together the researchers from academia and industry as well as practitioners to share ideas, problems and solutions relating to the multifaceted aspects of Education and Learning’.
Venue : New Law School Annexe, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
10-14 15th Asia Pacific Medical Education Conference [APMEC]
‘The aim of the conference is to share our experiences as educators, and learn from experts in medical and healthcare professional education some of the latest ideas, and best practices adopted internationally. This is also an opportunity for participants to stimulate discussions in medical and health professional education with the experts’.
Venue : National University of Singapore, Singapore.
11-13 2018 9th International Conference on E-Education, E-Business, E-Management and E-Learning [IC4E 2018]
‘IC4E 2018 aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experience, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of these areas, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue :San Diego, California, USA.
11-13 Accounting, Financial & Economic Research Conference
‘This conference aims to bring together researchers and practitioners from multiple areas of Acounting, Financial and Economic Science’.
Venue : Novotel Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
11-14 WEAI 2018
An extensive range oif informationis available from this site..
Venue : NeW Space, Hunter St, Newcastle, NSW.
13-14 DRSHBM 2018 [Association of Social Sciences and Humanities]
A multi-track conference with the theme of ‘Exploring and Nurturing Research Excellence’.
Venue : Rydges on Swanston Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
15-16 Asian Forum on Business Education 2018
‘The theme of the conference is “creativity and innovation for smart societies and sustainable development”’. A flyer is available from the site.
Venue : Phuket Graceland Resort and Spa, Phuket, Thailand.
15-16 Online Learning in International Education
‘See the Conference First Call flyer for more details’.
Venue : Auckland, New Zealand.
15-17 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria.
15-19 New ! Steiner High School Teachers Intensive
‘Extends and develops the previous year’s theme by moving more deeply into the question of how we, as teachers, can develop the knowledge and skills to build community in a contemporary context. We are working with an understanding of “community” as one which encompasses the realities of the spiritual world’.
Venue : Melbourne Rudolf Steiner Seminar, Warranwood, Victoria.
16-17 Postgraduate Conference [UNE]
UNE’s Postgraduate Conference showcases HDR research to colleagues and the wider community by in-person or video presentations’.
Venue : University of New England, Armidale, NSW.
16-18 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : RMIT, Melbourne, Victoria.
16-18 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : University of New England, Armidale, NSW.
16-18 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.
16-19 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia.
16-19 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : UQ, QUT Brisbane and Griffith Nathan, Brisbane, Queensland.
16-27 National Youth Science Forum
‘Designed to give students a broader understanding of the diverse study and career options available in science, technology, engineering and mathematics [STEM] and to encourage them to continue their studies in these fields. Applicants must be in Year 11 to be eligible for selection for the following January’s Year 12 Program’.
Venue : Canberra, ACT.
17-18 Developing KPI’s, Scorecards & Dashboards Workshop
‘This unique workshop is designed to provide a thorough grounding in how scorecards, dashboards and KPIs can be developed, implemented and comprehensively utilised to drive agency performance’.
Venue : Cliftons Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
17-19 An Introduction to the PYP curriculum model
International Baccalaureate®. For students aged 3-12. Other workshops, registration and contact information available on this site.
Venue : Prince Alfred College, Adelaide, South Australia .
17-19 Leading for effective teaching and learning [Leadership]
International Baccalaureate®. Other workshops, registration and contact information available on this site.
Venue : Prince Alfred College, Adelaide, South Australia .
17-19 Pedagogical Leadership
International Baccalaureate®. Other workshops, registration and contact information available on this site.
Venue : Prince Alfred College, Adelaide, South Australia .
17-19 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland.
17-19 The EASA Biennial Conference 2018
‘The 2018 conference will address immigration and refugee policies and the treatment of ethnic difference in the European and Australian contexts’.
Venue : Plaça d´Universitat, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.
18 Transforming Schools Conference
‘Achieve educator and student excellence by fundamentally altering your school’s culture and processes. Join acclaimed experts as they share specialised strategies, methods, and next steps for creating a learning environment where everyone succeeds’.
Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.
18-20 ELMLE Amsterdam 2018
‘Educators have a forum to learn with and from one another and share ideas that work at this conference catering to the unique strengths and needs of students ages 10-14’.
Venue : Amsterdam Marriott, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
18-20 ICETEST-2018
‘the main conference theme is ‘Society, Energy and Environment’. Apart from the customary plenary sessions, the international conference will include keynote speeches, lectures on state of the art technology, panel discussions, oral presentation sessions and poster presentations’.
Venue : Government Engineering College Trichur, Thrissur, Kerala, India.
19 2018 Psychology Summer Conference
South Australian Science Teachers Association. ‘The 1 day intensive conference allows science teachers to develop teaching methods and resources within the Psychology stream. This training meets the National Professional Standards for Teachers’.
Venue : Education Development Centre, Milner Street, Hindmarsh, South Australia.
19 Embedding Oral Language Across the Curriculum
‘Supporting teachers to include more quality “learning talk” in classrooms and embed purposeful oral language opportunities across the curriculum’. QASSP.
Venue : Pullman King George Square, Brisbane, Queensland.
19-20 10th Annual 21st Century Learning Conference 2018 [21CLHK]
‘An annual event in Hong Kong where teachers, staff and school leaders come together to learn, share and discuss current & emerging topics in education with thought leaders, technology and learning experts, and their peers’.
Venue : Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong.
20-21 9th ICLEI 2018
‘A multi-disciplinary forum discussing theories, research findings and new advances in the arts, humanities, and social sciences’.
Venue : Impiana KLCC Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
21/1-7/10 New ! The Complete Leader [Steiner Education Australia]
‘A comprehensive foundation course in leadership for people from Steiner schools, anthroposophical initiatives and other related organisations. The program will be run over one year, comprising four 3-day workshops, one per quarter. Participants will be expected to commit to attending all four workshops’.
Venue : Sophia Mundi Steiner School, Abbotsford, Melbourne, Victoria.
22-23 ICOR 2018
The conference has a wide range of tracks and topics.
Venue : Shinjuku New City Hotel, Tokyo, Japan.
22-24 Academic International Conference on Multidisciplinary Studies and Education [AICMSE 2018]
‘The overall objective is to provide a platform and stimulate discussion on issues surrounding education, gender studies, environmental studies, urban and regional styudies’ and several related areas.
Venue : University of Oxford, St Anne’s College, Oxford, United Kingdom.
22-24 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : Marine and Freshwater Discovery Centre, Queenscliff, Victoria.
22-24 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW.
22-26 linux.conf.au 2018
‘It brings together the Australian, New Zealand and international community for standout presentations, demonstrations and relationship building. It is a deeply technical conference and pre-emininent practitioners in the field, both professionals and hobbyists, are expected to attend’.
Venue : University of Technology, Sydney, NSW.
23-24 iLearning Forum 2018
‘Allowing the 5 000 expected visitors from more than 40 countries to meet and discover the latest international innovation in e-learning [learning management platforms, learning portals, simulations, interactive video, serious games, skills and management applications, contents tools development, social learning, mobile learning ...]’.
Venue : Espace Champerret of Paris, Paris, France.
23-25 Hong Kong International Conference on Education, Psychology and Society
‘An international platform for scholars, researchers and practitioners to discuss interdisciplinary research and practices in the fields of Education, Psychology and Society and more’.
Venue : Regal Oriental Hotel, Hong Kong.
23-25 International Symposium on Teaching, Education, and Learning [ISTEL - Winter 2018]
‘Dedicated to providing an international and interdisciplinary platform for educators, researchers, graduate students, practitioners, and leaders to share their research achievements and to discuss developing issues in the field of education. The best opportunity for delegates to establish education or research relationship and to develop global partnerships for future collaboration’.
Venue : Okinawa Convention Centre, Okinawa, Japan.
23-25 New ! The Research Bazaar 2018
‘A worldwide festival promoting the digital literacy emerging at the centre of modern research. The theme for this year is Work smarter not harder. The event is free and researchers from all career stages and walks of life are welcome’.
Venue : University of Western Australia Business School, Perth, Western Australia.
23-26 Future of Education Technology Conference
‘Find out why it is the must-attend national ed tech event for school administrators, educators, IT professionals, curriculum and media specialists and other’.
Venue : Orange County Convention Centre, Orlando, Florida, USA.
23-29 NAPSA Congress 2018
‘An incredible event that offers education, networking opportunities, a trade-show hall, and unforgettable social events to Australia’s most motivated and enthusiastic pharmacy students ! It’s a week long extravaganza you won’t want to miss’.
Venue : University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
24 New ! Success Coaching : A Holistic Approach For At-Risk Students
‘In this webinar, we will demonstrate how to create environments conducive to success for at-risk students. Many of the strategies presented can be used to develop comprehensive engagement and mentoring programs for at-risk students that can improve retention and graduation rates’.
Venue : Online Webinar.
24-25 STEM Professionals Leadership Workshop
‘An engaging learning platform to enhance your effectiveness as a scientific leader in a complex and changing environment’.
Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 South Australia Women in Leadership Workshop
‘The Women in Leadership Workshop will offer an inspiring learning and networking platform. The event aims to provide existing and emerging female leaders with the strategies and skills required to excel in their careers’.
Venue : Cliftons Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
25 Teachers Matter Conference Day 2018
‘This Teachers Matter day will be led by award winning educator and speaker, Karen Boyes who will cover topics including Cultures of Thinking, Growth Mindset, Thinking Dispositions, Visible Thinking Tools, Unpacking the Learning Process and so much more !’.
Venue : Palmerston North, New Zealand.
25 Transforming Schools Conference
‘Achieve educator and student excellence by fundamentally altering your school’s culture and processes. Join acclaimed experts as they share specialised strategies, methods, and next steps for creating a learning environment where everyone succeeds’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
25-26 ICIIM Paris 2018 : 20th International Conference on Innovation and Information Management
‘Providing a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Innovation and Information Management’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Paris Montparnasse, Paris, France.
26 Teachers Matter Conference Day 2018
‘This Teachers Matter day will be led by award winning educator and speaker, Karen Boyes who will cover topics including Cultures of Thinking, Growth Mindset, Thinking Dispositions, Visible Thinking Tools, Unpacking the Learning Process and so much more !’.
Venue : North Auckland, New Zealand.
26-28 ICEMA 2018
‘This conference 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 : TBC, Singapore.
27-29 2018 5th International Conference on Education and Psychological Sciences [ICEPS]
‘Bringing together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Education and Psychological Sciences, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea.
29 ACE2018 : Australasian Computing Education Conference
‘A conference on research and innovation in computing education in its various aspects, at all levels and in all contexts. ACE is the only Australasian conference devoted entirely to education in Computing’.
Venue : The University of Queensland, Saint Lucia, Queensland.
29 New ! NQF, NQS and EYLF - Back to basics !
‘This workshop focuses on providing you with a clear understanding of the National Quality Framework [NQF] and its components’.
Venue : Gowrie NSW Training Room, Erskineville, Sydney, NSW.
29-30 7th Annual International Conference on Cognitive and Behavioral Psychology [CBP 2018]
‘This conference aims to bring together the world’s leading researchers, engineers and scientists whose professional interests involve psychological theories and practices and able to generate a major contribution to the formulation of global and regional strategies in the advancement of Psychology’.
Venue : M Hotel, Anson Road, Singapore.
29-30 20th International Conference on Educational Quality and Primary Education [ICEQPE]
‘A premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Educational Quality and Primary Education’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
29-30 ICALAHE 2018
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Academic Learning and Administration in Higher Education’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
29-1/2-2 11th Australasian Conference on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management
‘A leading forum for academic research in the area of computing in support of healthcare in the Pacific Australasian region for over a decade. It brings together researchers from the computational intelligence, big health data analytics, health information management and knowledge management in healthcare’.
Venue : The University of Queensland, Saint Lucia, Queensland.
29-1/2-2 19th Australasian User Interface Conference
‘The Australasian User Interface Conference provides an opportunity for workers in the areas of HCI, CSCW, and pervasive computing to meet with colleagues and with others in the broader computer science community’.
Venue : The University of Queensland, Saint Lucia, Queensland.
29-1/2-2 22nd Women in Leadership Summit 2018
‘With a star-studded line up of case studies and interactive panel discussions, this event is paramount to your professional and personal development as a leader. The inspirational themes explored throughout the summit are reinforced by distinguished leadership experts who will offer innovative tools and strategies to overcome career challenges and enhance leadership effectiveness’.
Venue : .
29-1/2-2 Australasian Web Conference [AWC2018]
‘The fourth Australasian Web Conference focuses on presenting original contributions on research, development, and applications, related to all fields of Web research’.
Venue : The University of Queensland, Saint Lucia, Queensland.
29-1/2-2 Australian Computer Science Week 2018
‘ACSW consists of several conferences covering a wide range Computer Science topics. The annual conference is attended by many national and international delegates comprising HDR students, distinguished academics and Industry representatives from across Australasia in computer science’. A number of these conferences are also included.
Venue : The University of Queensland, Saint Lucia, Queensland.
29-1/2-2 Fourteenth Asia-Pacific Conference on Conceptual Modelling [APCCM2018]
‘Conceptual modelling is fundamental to the development of up-to-date information and knowledge-based systems. The conference series aims on bringing together experts from all areas of computer science and information systems with a common interest in the subject’.
Venue : The University of Queensland, Saint Lucia, Queensland.
29-1/2-2 MISG 2018
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia.
29-1/11-3 Velg2Go : The A-Z of Planning and Mapping Assessment
‘This course walks trainers and assessors through the important processes of assessment planning, determining the assessment focus, designing assessment and understanding the dimensions of competency. The course will also explore the significance of mapping, understanding competent performance and reviewing assessment’.
Venue : Online.
30-31 EmTech Asia -Emerging Technology Conference & Convention
‘Inspire. Innovate. Collaborate. Join us for two days of intelligent conversation as we bring MIT Technology Review’s award winning editorial content to life’.
Venue : Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Singapore.
30-31 Leadership Skills for Scientists Workshop
‘In this workshop, delegates will explore the leadership skills demanded of scientific professionals to increase team performance and fast-track research outcomes, in a real-time decision-making environment.’.
Venue : Cliftons Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
30-31 New ! Women in Admin & Executive Support Leadership Conference 2018
‘This ground breaking event will delve into the current state of admin and executive support roles and explore how women can position themselves for a successful career in this area and beyond’.
Venue : Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
30-1/1-2 ANZAMP Meeting 2018
‘The Sixth Annual Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Mathematical Physics’.
Venue : Spencer on Byron Hotel, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand.

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February 2018
Date Event
1 New ! NQF, NQS and EYLF - Back to basics !
‘This workshop focuses on providing you with a clear understanding of the National Quality Framework [NQF] and its components’.
Venue : ATSI Clutural Centre, Lady Denman Dr, Canberra, ACT.
1-2 20th International Conference on Distance Education and Virtual Learning [ICDEVL 2018]
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Distance Education and Virtual Learning’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-2 20th International Conference on Science and Technology Education
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Science and Technology Education’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-2 New ! Women in Leadership Workshop
‘Essential skills and tools to enhance your effectiveness as a leader in an evolving environment’. A flyer provides even more details.
Venue : Sydney, NSW.
1-3 NWAV-Asia-Pacific 5
‘The sister conference of NWAV, focusing on the quantitative analysis of variation and change across the Asia-Pacific region, including speech communities, multilingualism, urbanization and migration, sociophonetics, style-shifting, language contact, variation in minority languages, dialect variation and change, dialect contact’.
Venue : Advanced Engineering Building, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland.
2-4 24th AHSN Conference
The theme of the conference is ‘Humour : How does it Travel ?’
Venue : Central Queensland University, Cairns Campus, Cairns, Queensland.
3-4 MTSBR 2018
The conferece has a theme of ‘Innovative World : New challenges for research and development. We invite scholars, scientists, engineers, researchers, practitioners and students to join us’.
Venue : Novotel Hotel Sydney Central, Sydney, NSW.
4-5 ISERD - International Conference on Education and E-Learning [ICEEL]
‘the idea of the conference is for scientists, scholars, engineers and students from universities all around the world and industry to present ongoing research activities, and hence to foster research relations between universities and industry’.
Venue : Park Regis North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
5 Using and Interpreting Data in Schools
ACER. ‘Designed for teachers and school leaders who wish to build solid shared understandings 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’.
Modules also released on 5 March, 9 April, 7 May, 4 June, 2 July, 3 September and 8 October.
Venue : Online.
5-7 Annual International Leadership Conference and Expo
‘A newly designed conference format will have you engaging with internationally acclaimed speakers and colleagues from around the globe on a wide range of topics from hot trends in international education to cutting edge future program ideas key to your school’s future’.
Venue : Marriott Marquis in Times Square, New York, USA.
5-7 THE Asia Universities Summit 2018
‘On the theme of “Connecting cities, changing the world : research universities building Asia” this summit will allow us to identify both the current hubs of excellence and the rising stars in a region that is home to more than half the world’s population’.
Venue : Shenzhen, China.
5-8 CAUTHE 2018
The conference ‘will consider changes that are occurring in the way future generations of tourism, hospitality and event professionals are developing their knowledge and expertise’ plus much more.
Venue : University of Newcastle, NeW Space City Campus, Newcastle, NSW.
6-7 Leadership Skills for Scientists Workshop
‘In this workshop, delegates will explore the leadership skills demanded of scientific professionals to increase team performance and fast-track research outcomes, in a real-time decision-making environment.’.
Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
7 New ! Success Coaching Implementation & Assessment For At-Risk Students
‘In this webinar, we will demonstrate how to create environments conducive to success for at-risk students. Many of the strategies presented can be used to develop comprehensive engagement and mentoring programs for at-risk students that can improve retention and graduation rates’.
Venue : Online Webinar.
7-8 Big Data & Analytics Innovation Summit, Melbourne
‘Big Data & Analytics Innovation is back in Australia for two days of inspiring, insightful & educational presentations, panel sessions, interactive discussions and world-class networking’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
7-9 ACERE Conference
‘The conference covers a variety of Conference Themes, which you can read more about here’. Doctoral Consortium held on Tuesday 6 February.
Venue : The University of Queensland at St. Lucia, Garden Point Campus, Queensland.
7-9 Australian Citizen Science Association Conference
‘The Australian Citizen Science Association invites you to join us as we bring together citizen science practitioners, participants, thought leaders and decision makers’.
Venue : City West Campus, UniSA, Adelaide, South Australia.
7-9 AIRAANZ Conference 2018
‘The focus of the Conference is Jobs and change in uncertain times. The conference will also include a wide range of presentations on other industrial relations and human resource issues’.
Venue : The University of Adelaide, Law School, Adelaide, South Australia.
7-10 2018 CEC Convention & Expo
‘The CEC 2018 Convention & Expo is the largest special education professional development event for all educators ! It’s also a great opportunity for you to access high-quality, evidence- based professional development all in one place’.
Venue : Tampa, Florida, USA.
8 Leadership Mastery for Authentic Leaders
‘Managers and Team Leaders have the most direct impact on the behaviours and results of their people. What you role-model and what you choose to accept or not accept from your people will drive the culture within your team’.
Venue : Novotel Canberra, Northbourne Ave, Canberra, ACT.
8-9 ASAL Mini Conference Darwin 2018
‘The conference theme focuses on creative writing at the borderlands of Australian literature and asks its contributors to consider Australian literature beyond the “boundaries” of the canon and its mainstream readership.’. A Conference Flier is available here.
Venue : Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory.
8-9 ICELT Bangkok 2018 : 20th International Conference on English Language Teaching
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of English Language Teaching’.
Venue : Amari Watergate Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand.
9 New ! ADA Copyright Forum 2018
Flexible and Adaptable : the Future of Copyright. ‘Registration and more program details coming soon’.
Venue : National Library of Australia, Canberra, ACT.
9-10 4th International Conference on Theory and Practice [ICTP - 2018]
‘The main theme of this conference is “Lighting the Future”. The conference will cover every topic from the areas of Business, Education, Social Sciences and ICT. Internationally-recognized scholars will participate in the event to present their latest research and best practices’.
Venue : Education Development Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
10-11 DRSHBM 2018 [Association of Social Sciences and Humanities]
A multi-track conference with the theme of ‘Exploring and Nurturing Research Excellence’.
Venue : Rydges on Swanston Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
11-13 ICEMI 2018
‘Bringing together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Education and Management Innovation, and to discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : Best Western Hotel Luxor Turin, Turin, Italy.
12-14 eResearch NZ 2018
‘This year we have a new theme - but have kept the same four streams designed with a specific segment of the Research Community in mind : Strategic Executive, Research Innovation, Research IT Technical and Early Career Researchers’.
Venue : Queenstown, New Zealand.
12-15 VALA 2018
‘A celebration of our 40th year’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
13 VCE Science Conference Series - Biology
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria.
13-14 New ! Leadership Skills for Scientists Workshop
‘Delegates will explore the leadership skills demanded of scientific professionals to increase team performance and fast-track research outcomes, in a real-time decision-making environment’.
Venue : Cliftons Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand.
13-15 VALA2018
‘VALA2018, held in Melbourne, will be the year’s must-attend event for those working and aspiring to work in the fast-changing information and technology environment of the GLAM sector’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
14 VCE Science Conference Series - Chemistry
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria.
14-15 Higher Education Women’s Leadership Workshop
‘This interactive and dynamic workshop will allow you to Recognise your key unique strengths as a leader, Understand how to exercise leadership and the impact it has upon others, Gain an insight into alternative leadership styles that will enable you to maintain authenticity, Identify different techniques that will aid strategic communication and relationships’ and much more.
Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria.
14-15 ICAR 2018
The conference has a wide range of tracks and topics.
Venue : Hotel Jen Hong Kong, Hongkong, Hong Kong.
14-16 EURIE - Eurasia Higher Education Summit 2018
‘EURIE is the new meeting point for international higher education, connecting other parts of the world with the great potential of the Eurasian region. EURIE annual summit features an exhibition and a conference to expand the knowledge, networks and collaboration opportunities for the participants’.
Venue : Istanbul, Turkey.
15 New ! Direct Instruction at Work : Math Mastery Series [ACER]
‘Based on meticulously scripted lessons, the Farkota Direct Instruction model strikes a balance between teacher-directed and student-directed learning. Recognising that some skills are better acquired through one approach and some through the other, the Math Mastery Series maximises every benefit a mental math program is capable of yielding’.
Venue : North Balga Primary School, Balga, Wetern Australia.
15-16 The 2nd Virtual Conference on HigherEd [IUNC Global Online 2018]
‘The conference will be devoted to the university partnership development & edu agency network building. In other words, if you are interested in student/faculty exchanges, dual degrees, joint research programs with foreign institutions or wish to recruit international students, IUNC Global Online 2018 will be the right event to attend’.
Venue : Online.
16 VCE Science Conference Series - Physics
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria.
16-17 2018 AJEC Symposium
Early Childhood Australia. ‘The research symposium will be interactive. We welcome participants including postgraduate students, academics, researchers and practitioners at all levels from around the world to come together to share cutting-edge knowledge and forge research networks in Australasia and beyond’.
Venue : Queensland University of Technology. Brisbane, Queensland.
16-19 42nd Annual Conference of Community Colleges for International Development
The theme of the conference is ‘Expanding Horizons : Global opportunities’.
Venue : DoubleTree Resort, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA.
16-19 PBL2018 - International Conference on Problem Based Learning
‘This conference challenges participants to reflect on the ways in which Problem-Based Learning and many other Active Learning Methodologies can improve and re-invent higher and basic education, produce innovative and interdisciplinary knowledge, and foster the connection of people from different academic, socioeconomic and educational backgrounds’.
Venue : Santa Clara, California, USA.
18-21 2018 AIEA Annual Conference
‘The theme for this year"s program will beThe Internationalisation Imperative in Turbulent Times. We are planning a provocative, relevant and rewarding conference and look forward to your participation’.
Venue : Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC, USA.
18-21 Australasian Exploration Geoscience Conference [AEGC 2017]
‘The Conference will also incorporate the Eastern Australia Basins Symposium normally managed by PESA and the rolling 18 months Conference of ASEG’.
Venue : International Conference Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, NSW.
20-21 9th Digital Rim Summit 2018
‘Helping you to determine your information and records management strategy along with a holistic view of what components of your operating model need to transform in order to successfully meet the capabilities required to deliver your objectives’.
Pre-Summit and Post-Summit Workshops.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
20-21 New ! Change and Communication Days Australia 2018
‘Explore & Discover new tools, frameworks, strategies and case studies on internal communications and effective change management that will have your organisation moving forward’.
Venue : Parkview Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
20-21 Disability Support Workers Conference 2018
‘Empowering you to support your clients to reach their goals. The two day conference is bigger and better than ever with more speakers, more hands on workshops and more training for you’!
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland.
20-21 Future of Youth Skills & Employment
‘Bringing together the key government, community and education stakeholders responsible for supporting the next generation of Australians into meaningful and sustainable work in our changing economy’.
Venue : Ibis Melbourne, Therry Street, Melbourne, Victoria.
20-21 HR Leaders Forum
‘The most senior gathering of HR professionals in Australia. Gathering the nation’s leading workforce decision makers from both private and public sectors, it is the ideal platform from which to formulate strategies to successfully overcome the challenges of the future’.
Venue : Swissotel Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
20-21 New ! The Research Bazaar 2018
‘A worldwide festival promoting the digital literacy emerging at the centre of modern research. The theme for this year is Work smarter not harder. The event is free and researchers from all career stages and walks of life are welcome’.
Venue : The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
20-22 SafeCampus 2018, The National University Safety Summit
‘The National Campus Safety Summit is the premier conference on university and college safety’.
Venue : Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
22 New ! Direct Instruction at Work : Math Mastery Series [ACER]
‘Based on meticulously scripted lessons, the Farkota Direct Instruction model strikes a balance between teacher-directed and student-directed learning. Recognising that some skills are better acquired through one approach and some through the other, the Math Mastery Series maximises every benefit a mental math program is capable of yielding’.
Venue : Bentley Park College, Bentley Park, Queensland.
22 New ! Exploring the benefits of social media in VET programs
‘This webinar is aimed at registered training organisations and VET teachers who are interested to learn more about how social media is being used in VET courses. NCVER’.
Venue : Webinar.
22-23 New ! Moving up to Leadership for Women
‘The course is relevant for new and emerging leaders to give them the tools, perspectives and insights into navigating as a manager and leader. It is also a good refresher for managers/leaders who would benefit from stepping back and reflecting on their role, and how they can further improve their performance and job satisfaction’.
Venue : Brisbane, Queensland.
22-24 International Conference on Education and Social Sciences [ICEASS]
‘An international platform for scholars, researchers and practitioners to discuss interdisciplinary research and practices in the fields of Communication, Society, Education, Culture, Politics, Law, Business, Finance, Economics, Management, Psychology and more’.
Venue : Bangkok, Thailand.
23 New ! 2018 Preschool Conference : Re-discovering the buzz
‘Remember the feeling you had on your first day in your preschool – a feeling of respect and amazement. You knew you were faced with something wonderful and possibly frightening. Sometimes the ‘buzz’ you felt needs to be re-awakened, rediscovered. That is what this one day/one night conference is designed to do’.
Venue : TBC, Newtown, Sydney, NSW.
23 New ! Discovery 2018
‘Discovery 2018 gives teachers From primary, secondary and special schools the opportunity to choose from 40 high quality elective workshops’.
Venue : Melbourne Cricket Ground & National Tennis Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
24 New ! 2nd Australian Islamic Education Forum
Islamic Schooling Renewal. ‘Providing a platform for educators in Islamic schooling [Islamic schools, Madrassah or home educators/home schoolers] to network, build collaborative partnerships, share stories of hope and showcase projects and best practices in Islamic education’.
Venue : Arkana College Sydney, Kingsgrove, NSW.
24 New ! VOSA - Back to School Day 2018
‘A great event for brushing off the cobwebs and kick-starting the new year ! Lots of inspiring, fresh and innovative i deas to take back to your classroom’.
Venue : Venue to be confirmed.
24 Educator’s Symposium and Resource Emporium [ESRE] 2018
‘Sticks & Stones Education joined forces with Phoenix Support for Educators in creating a unique event’.
Venue : Atura Hotel Blacktown, Blacktown, Sydney, NSW.
24-26 ICCBN 2018
The conference ‘Aims to bring together top researchers around the world to exchange research results and address open issues in all aspects of Communications and Broadband Networking’.
Venue : Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
24-26 New ! ICVARS 2018
‘Brings together people from multiple disciplines and a diversity of cultures to explore new ways to design, develop, and evaluate novel methods for Virtual and Augmented Reality simulations, to discuss ideas that can lead to innovations, and to inspire us all’.
Venue : Rydges Fortitude Valley Brisbane, Bowen Hills, Queensland.
26/2-1/3 Chief Digital Officer Summit 2018
‘This summit will give you the skills to roll out an effective, timely, and meaningful digital strategy. You will learn how to drive organisational buy-in for your digital strategy, implement best practice data governance and security and harness new methodologies to drive digital change’.
Venue : L’Aqua Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney, NSW.
27 New ! New Centre Directors or Refresher for the experienced
‘An essential workshop for all new, current and emerging centre managers and directors. This workshop will cover key topics enabling you to lead a successful centre’.
Venue : Elliott Ave, Erskineville, Sydney, NSW.
27 New ! Idesign – Smart Learning Design Summit
‘Thinking about putting some polish on your learning design skills in 2018 ? Well then. if you design training in the private or public sectors, this event is perfect for you#8217;.
Venue : Rydges World Square, Sydney, NSW.
27-28 20th International Conference on Learning in Higher Education
A ‘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 Learning in Higher Education’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
28 New ! EdFest 2018
‘Edfest provides students with the opportunity to explore career start information and network with a wide range of employer and teaching sourcing agencies’.
Venue : Parramatta South Campus, Western Sydney University, Parramatta, NSW.
28/2-2/3 2018 Higher Education Conference
‘The 2018 conference theme - Future Fundamentals - will have speakers exploring the fundamental role of universities in teaching, learning and research as they reinvent themselves in a new political, economic and technological environment’.
Venue : National Convention Centre, Canberra, ACT.

Beginning of February 2018

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