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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.
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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.

November 2018
Date Event
1 Reimagination Thought Leaders’ Summit 2018
‘Reimagination 2018 will feature Australian and international thought leaders from industry, academia and the political sphere. Hear about the investments, policies, capabilities and educational reforms that will bring new platforms and business models to life and change the way you think about your future and what Australia’s blueprint for global success can bring’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-2 New ! ACGR National Meeting 2 2018
‘Themes of this meeting will include HDR mental health and well being - building resilient research training ecosystems; Oral Examinations and Vivas; Tracking HDR candidates within and beyond candidature; New Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research as it applies to graduate research’.
Venue : Deakin Downtown, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-2 Applied Positive Psychology [Melbourne]
‘This course will teach you the conditions and processes that lead to the optimal functioning of individuals, groups and organisations. You will learn how to be at your personal best at home and at work, and how to lead cultural change in your work environment to enhance wellbeing and improve performance’.
Venue : Stamford Plaza Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-2 RMIT Governance and Sustainability Conference 2018
‘The conference warmly invites thought leaders and key researchers in this area to share cutting edge knowledge and ideas that inspire more responsible and sustainable futures. The aim is to explore, make apparent and celebrate how design and integrated thinking can aid and even shape accounting and governance technologies in supporting innovation’.
Venue : RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria.
2 2018 Autism West Symposium
‘Connect, be inspired, learn and share at the fourth Autism West Symposium. Come and listen to experts in the field, including those with lived experience, and hear about early intervention, evidence-based practical advice, the latest research, personal experience and more !’
Venue : Pan Pacific Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
2 AIS Education Research Symposium 2018
‘This symposium is an opportunity for educators and researchers to come together to explore three core themes that are central to this question : research literacy, research practice and research implementation’.
Venue : Aerial UTS Function Centre, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW.
2 CAA Annual Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Dockside, Cockle Bay Sydney, NSW.
2 Collaborative Professionalism - Andy Hargreaves [Adelaide]
‘Andy Hargreaves doesn’t only inspire us to collaborate. In this highly interactive workshop, participants, from teacher teams to system leaders will use many different engaging learning styles to understand and practically apply the material before them so they build cultures of collaborative professionalism that are more collaborative, relational and trusting; and also more professional, challenging and precise’.
Venue : Sage Hotel Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
2-3 2018 National Symposium on Japanese Language Education [NSJLE]
‘A biennial two-day conference for Japanese language educators at all levels and sectors from all Australian states and territories. It is organised by The Japan Foundation, Sydney, and the Melbourne Centre for Japanese Language Education. It aims to provide a platform for teachers and stakeholders to discuss issues of national interest and network with their peers from around the country to encourage a stronger national network of Japanese language educators’.
Venue : The University of Technology, Sydney, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW.
2-3 New ! The Global Leadership Summit [Mildura]
‘GLS events are held via videocast, presenting some of the most up-to-date, high-impact leadership teaching available anywhere in the world. Every year the GLS inspires and equips leaders with an incredible range of speakers who are leadership practitioners’.
Venue : Mildura Church of Christ, Mildura, Victoria.
2-3 New ! The Global Leadership Summit [Townsville]
‘GLS events are held via videocast, presenting some of the most up-to-date, high-impact leadership teaching available anywhere in the world. Every year the GLS inspires and equips leaders with an incredible range of speakers who are leadership practitioners’.
Venue : The Banquet Centre, Townsville, Queensland.
2-4 2018 ASCD Conference on Educational Leadership
‘Three days of leadership development. Sessions at this event are focused on instructional leadership, leveraging resources, and leading and supporting students and adults. Join your colleagues and advance as a leader’.
Venue : Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
3-4 International Conference on Advances in Building Skins [ICABS] Sydney 2018
‘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 Advances in Building Skins’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
4-7 AGTA 2018 Annual Conference
The conference ‘will cover all aspects of genomic science, technologies and their applications. Research sessions include Cancer Genomics, Neurogenetics, Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Plant and Animal Genomics, Microbial and Metagenomics, Ancient DNA as well as highlights of emerging genomic technologies’.
Venue : Stamford Grand, Glenelg, Adelaide, South Australia.
4-8 ICYRAM 2018
‘This conference aims to give all the researchers from around the world the opportunity to engage and network with peers, industry and friends, in the field of advanced materials. Specifically ICYRAM2018 gives a platform for researchers unto 15 years post-PhD to present their R&D’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
5 Collaborative Professionalism - Andy Hargreaves [Hobart]
‘Andy Hargreaves doesn’t only inspire us to collaborate. In this highly interactive workshop, participants, from teacher teams to system leaders will use many different engaging learning styles to understand and practically apply the material before them so they build cultures of collaborative professionalism that are more collaborative, relational and trusting; and also more professional, challenging and precise’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania.
5 Exceeding the National Quality Standard Conference [Melbourne]
‘This full day conference will help you to learn more about the exceeding themes and guide you in thinking about how you can provide evidence of how these themes are reflected in your practice. The Exceeding the National Quality Standard conference is for educators, educational leaders, providers and managers of all services in scope of the National Quality Framework’.
Venue : Karstens, Melbourne, Victoria.
5-6 Flipped Learning Workshop [Brisbane]
Facilitator information is found on this page and the agenda and other details of the workshop are found here.
Venue : Villanova College, Coorparoo, Brisbane, Queensland.
5-6 Positive Leadership [Brisbane]
‘this comprehensive course will take your leadership to the next level through a heightened understanding of, and deeper reflection on, the contemporary leadership research base. The course synthesises the many conceptualisations of leadership in the research literature, challenging participants to re-examine their own preconceptions’.
Venue : NEXT Hotel Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
5-7 International Conference on Education and E-Learning [ICEEL] 2018
‘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 Education and E-learning, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : TBC, Bali, Indonesia.
5-7 International Conference on Languages, Literature and Linguistics [ICLLL] 2018
‘Bringing together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Languages, Literature and Linguistics, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : TBC, Bali, Indonesia.
5-7 MobiQuitous 2018
‘Aims to provide a forum for presenting and discussing top-notch quality research. MobiQuitous 2018 fosters research collaboration through focused discussions, interaction and exchange of experiences that will designate future research efforts and open new leading directions for innovation and cutting-edge technologies’.
Venue : New York City, New York, USA.
6-7 International Academic Conference on Development in Science and Technology [IACDST]
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 and Technology’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-9 Acoustics 2018 [Adelaide]
‘With its theme of Hear To Listen, Acoustics 2018 Adelaide will include plenary sessions addressing the impact of science and technology on acoustics and amenity, whether it be internal spaces, environmental, or latest areas including acoustic pattern classification’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia.
7 ALIA Queensland Mini Conference 2018
‘The conference theme takes guidance from the beloved Dr Seuss Why fit in when you were born to stand out ? Have you or your organisation challenged the status quo, pushed the comfort zone or have broken from routine thinking, well we want to hear your game-changing ideas and how you stood out !’
Venue : The Edge, State Library of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland.
7 Collaborative Professionalism - Andy Hargreaves [Melbourne]
‘Andy Hargreaves doesn’t only inspire us to collaborate. In this highly interactive workshop, participants, from teacher teams to system leaders will use many different engaging learning styles to understand and practically apply the material before them so they build cultures of collaborative professionalism that are more collaborative, relational and trusting; and also more professional, challenging and precise’.
Venue : Ibis Hotels and Apartments, Melbourne, Victoria.
7 PIP : Behaviour Management - Making it Right
‘Behaviour management has become more challenging as our world and the life of children has become more complex. The IEU is offering four sessions that will start the process to build your own model so that positive behaviours can be encouraged leading to improved learning outcomes. Making it right– to make things right we need to teach our students about basic conflict resolution that is founded on our whole school values and the expectations that we set in our classrooms. There is no requirement to complete all four sessions; you can participate in one or all of them’.
Venue : Online.
7-8 Linguistic discoveries : The CoEDL Shape of Language Showcase
‘In this workshop we celebrate these contributions to linguistic science by showcasing our fieldwork discoveries : what have we learned about language as a result of these extensive documentation efforts ?’
Venue : William Macmahon Ball Theatre, Old Arts Building, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
7-8 New ! Women in Leadership Summit, The Territory
‘Learn and be inspired by leading corporate and government figures and engage directly with top leadership and performance coaches in focused interactive sessions as you take your career to the next level and realise your potential as a more effective leader’.
Venue : Darwin, Northern Territory.
7-10 2018 CIEE Annual Conference
Leading Innovation : Educating Global Citizens in the Digital Age. ‘Across the country and around the world, exciting new educational models are emerging in an effort to prepare students for learning and working in the digital age’.
Venue : Hotel Arts Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain.
8 2018 National Industry Skills Forums [Perth]
One of ‘a series of Industry Skills Forums across the country to explore the current and future skills needs of the 11 industry sectors supported by Australian Industry Standards in our role as a Government-funded Service Skills Organisation. The theme for the forums is digital transformation and future skilling’.
Venue : Perth, Western Australia.
8 School Law Conference 2018 [Sydney]
‘The legal risks and threats posed by social media only grow more numerous and complex for schools every year, so you owe it to your school, your staff and yourself to stay on top of the latest developments through insightful presentations from leading legal experts. Similarly, workplace legal risks pose a constant and unrelenting peril for schools that should not be ignored. Protect your school with the legal information and strategies to avoid or overcome workplace pitfalls’.
Venue : UNSW CBD Campus, Sydney, NSW.
8-9 2018 Schools of the Future Conference
‘This collaborative event is presented o highlight the best practices that are taking place in our learning environments today and being planned for those of tomorrow’.
Venue : Hawaii Convention Centre, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
8-9 2018 World Congress on Nursing and Healthcare
‘Nursing Conference aims to discover advances in health practice, management and education in relation to health disparities as well as a breadth of other topics’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
8-9 Applied Positive Psychology [Brisbane]
‘This course will teach you the conditions and processes that lead to the optimal functioning of individuals, groups and organisations. You will learn how to be at your personal best at home and at work, and how to lead cultural change in your work environment to enhance wellbeing and improve performance’.
Venue : NEXT Hotel Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
8-9 Contemporary Approaches to Research in Mathematics, Science, Health and Environmental Education symposium
‘The symposium will focus on practical and theoretical aspects of research methodology. It follows previous highly successful symposia, in which methodological techniques and issues [such as socio-cultural perspectives, productive use of quantitative data, collaborative practitioner research designs, analysing discourse] have been discussed in a lively, informal setting’.
Venue : Deakin Downtown, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria.
8-9 New ! HEW Levels 7-9 High Performance & Leadership Workshop [Sydney]
‘Develop core skills and refine key leadership capabilities to achieve success and excel in HEW level 7-9 roles and beyond’.
Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
8-9 Innovation in Language Learning International Conference
‘Promotes transnational cooperation and shares good practice in the field of the application of Information and Communication Technologies to Language Learning and Teaching. It is also an excellent opportunity for the presentation of previous and current language learning projects and innovative initiatives’.
Venue : Grand Hotel Mediterraneo, Florence, Italy.
8-9 International Conference on Science, Engineering & Technology [ICSET] 2018
The conference ‘will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and a result in Science, Engineering and Technology. 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 : Park Regis North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
8-9 International Conference on Teaching, Education & Learning [ICTEL] 2018
‘Conference topics include New ideas, innovations, theoretical, methodological and empirical knowledge, and problem solving techniques in numerous disciplines, themes and areas of education’.
Venue : D Varee Diva Kuta Bali, Bali, Indonesia.
8-9 International Conference on Education and E-Learning [ICEEL] 2018
‘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 : Adina Apartment Hotel Perth, Barrack Plaza, Perth, Western Australia.
8-10 13th World Congress of Accounting Educators and Researchers [IAAER]
‘The IAAER World Congress 2018 will provide those attending with exciting opportunities to learn about the latest developments in accounting education and research, and to exchange ideas about education and research with the participants from all over the world’.
Venue : Abercrombie Building, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
8/15/22/29 Flipped Learning Workshop [Melbourne]
Facilitator information is found on this page and the agenda and other details of the workshop are found here.
Venue : Brunswick Secondary College, Brunswick, Melbourne, Victoria.
9 Stage 6 Geography Teacher Conference [NSW]
‘This course is designed to assist teachers new to, or in the early years of teaching Stage 6 Geography, as well as providing enrichment for experienced teachers looking to deepen and update their subject knowledge and skills’.
Venue : UTS Business School, Dr Chau Chak Wing Building, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW.
9 The AIS Student Wellbeing Conference 2018
Connecting the Dots. ‘K-12 wellbeing staff will have the opportunity to piece together evidence, resources and ideas to enhance their wellbeing scope and sequence, the personal and social capabilities as well as social and emotional learning in their school context’.
Venue : Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific, North Steyne, Manly, NSW.
9-10 ATOM Queensland State Conference 2018
‘This year we are looking at focusing on Media Arts [Primary/Secondary], pedagogy, new QCE FTVnM Senior Syllabus and Media Arts in Practice’.
Venue : Bond University, Gold Coast, Queensland.
9-11 International Conference on Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities 2018
‘This highly exciting and challenging international conference on social sciences, arts and humanities is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for governmental officials, academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, policy makers, advanced students and others’.
Venue : AETAS Lumpini Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.
9-15 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition® [IMECE] 2018
‘The largest interdisciplinary mechanical engineering conference in the world. It plays a significant role in stimulating innovation from basic discovery to translational application. It fosters new collaborations that engage stakeholders and partners not only from academia, but also from national laboratories, industry, research settings, and funding bodies’.
Venue : David L Lawrence Convention Centre, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
10 Kids’ Early Learning educators’ conference - ...
Observe, think, innovate : Empowering educators. ‘The conference is aimed at all early childhood educators’.
Venue : Rooty Hill RSL, Rooty Hill, NSW.
10 Kindergarten Union Annual Conference 2018
‘The 2018 Annual Conference “New Frontiers from Strong Foundations” will focus on igniting a level of excitement for teaching and learning that will propel educators toward “New Frontiers” of education with a sense of anticipation, courage and enthusiasm’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
10-11 International Conference on Business, Economics, Social Science and Humanities [BESSH-2018]
‘The conference will cover vital issues in Business, Economics , Social Sciences and Humanities under multiple sub-themes. The aim of our conference is to support, encourage and provide a platform for networking, sharing, publishing and nurturing the potential growth of individual scholars across the globe’.
Venue : Mantra on Russell Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
11-14 Australian & New Zealand Prevocational Medical Education Forum [ANZPMEF] 2018
‘The 2018 theme is Next level : Exploring New Horizons which recognises that the health sector has many challenges. We challenge presenters and delegates to share new ideas and innovative practices. We encourage delegates to think about and discuss application to their own workplace and ways to move forward and improve’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
11-14 mLearn 2018 Conference
‘mLearn 2018 provides a forum for researchers, policy makers, professionals and educators from higher education, school education and vocational education, government departments, industries and international organisations as well as IT developers and solutions providers to share knowledge, research and practices and debate critical issues pertaining to sustainable futures for mobilised learning’.
Venue : Concordia University Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
12-13 International Conference on Global Nursing Education & Research 2018
The conference ‘will focus on educational research directed toward its impact on clinical outcomes, through oral and poster presentations, educational workshop sessions, and influential plenary presentations. Attendees will be provided with the tools to enhance nursing education programs to make education more effective in nursing practice’.
Venue : Mercure Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
12-13 Positive Leadership [Sydney]
‘this comprehensive course will take your leadership to the next level through a heightened understanding of, and deeper reflection on, the contemporary leadership research base. The course synthesises the many conceptualisations of leadership in the research literature, challenging participants to re-examine their own preconceptions’.
Venue : Sir Stamford at Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW.
12-13 Staff and Student Wellness and Wellbeing Conference
‘At the height of social media use, cyber bullying, alarming stress levels in both staff and students and high teacher attrition rates, this event will bring together principals, teachers, government bodies, academics, psychologists and related organisations to facilitate a much needed conversation around staff and student well-being’.
Venue : Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
12-14 Asia Pacific Conference for Deans and Directors
‘The Conference attracts leading Business School leaders from the Asia Pacific region and worldwide. They will address the key issues facing top decision makers in education through a mixture of cutting-edge presentations, thought provoking discussions and top-level networking’.
Venue : Monash Business School, Monash University, Caulfield Campus, Caulfield, Victoria.
12-14 APERA - ERAS Conference 2018
‘Strives to promote the cause of educational excellence in Singapore and the region via the conduct, promotion and use of relevant educational research’.
Venue : National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
12-14 Australasian Laboratory Management Conference 2018
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Mantra Bell City, Preston, Melbourne, Victoria.
12-14 Bullying Prevention in Education Summit 2018
‘This event will feature case studies from Leading Australian schools that address current considerations and hurdles in implementing an effective bullying prevention plan. Our expert panel of speakers will present first hand strategies and tools used in cultivating a safe and inclusive learning environment’.
Venue : The Adina Apartment Hotel, King Street Wharf, Sydney, NSW.
12-14 International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Science Studies
All details are available from the site from submission of papers to the range of topics considered suitable for inclusion.
Venue : University of Oxford, St Anne’s College, Oxford, United Kingdom.
12-14 SEE-USQ 2018 International Conference on Science, Engineering and Environment
The conference ‘aims to provide great opportunities to share common interests and an ideal academic platform for researchers, scientists, engineers and practitioners to present their latest research results, ideas, developments and applications in all areas of Engineering, Natural Sciences and Environment’.
Venue : Meitetsu New Grand Hotel, Nagoya, Japan.
12-16 WEEF-GEDC 2018
‘This is the largest engineering education gathering in the world and brings together a large number of stakeholders, including engineering educators, leaders, students, industry, governmental organisations, non-governmental organisations, etc., to learn, share, and build fruitful and long-term collaborations. The conference theme is Peace Engineering’.
Venue : Albuquerque Convention Centre, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.
13 2018 National Industry Skills Forums [Adelaide]
One of ‘a series of Industry Skills Forums across the country to explore the current and future skills needs of the 11 industry sectors supported by Australian Industry Standards in our role as a Government-funded Service Skills Organisation. The theme for the forums is digital transformation and future skilling’.
Venue : Adelaide, South Australia.
13 Documenting Children’s Learning : Observations and Programming - The Challenges and the Opportunities
‘Has the increased number of documents and workload led to better outcomes for children and have these documents meet their desired outcomes ? During this workshop, participants will review, unpack and reconsider the ways in which documentation can support educators, rather than leading to greater levels of anxiety’.
Venue : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
13 PIP : Behaviour Management - Upholding the Right
‘Behaviour management has become more challenging as our world and the life of children has become more complex. The IEU is offering four sessions that will start the process to build your own model so that positive behaviours can be encouraged leading to improved learning outcomes. Upholding the right – to uphold the right of all students to access a quality education in our classrooms demands that we get better at responding to challenging and difficult behaviour; something that many of us were never trained for. There is no requirement to complete all four sessions; you can participate in one or all of them’.
Venue : Online.
13 School Law Conference 2018 [Perth]
‘The legal risks and threats posed by social media only grow more numerous and complex for schools every year, so you owe it to your school, your staff and yourself to stay on top of the latest developments through insightful presentations from leading legal experts. Similarly, workplace legal risks pose a constant and unrelenting peril for schools that should not be ignored. Protect your school with the legal information and strategies to avoid or overcome workplace pitfalls’.
Venue : Parmelia Hilton Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
13-14 New ! HEW Levels 7-9 High Performance & Leadership Workshop [Perth]
‘Develop core skills and refine key leadership capabilities to achieve success and excel in HEW level 7-9 roles and beyond’.
Venue : Cliftons Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
13-15 Updated ! Community Colleges Australia Annual Conference
‘This year’s conference theme is Taking the Lead : Building Community, with four streams leadership and governance, building skills, community and economic development and social justice. CCA’s Annual Conference promises an informative, inventive and invigorating two days of international speakers, expert presenters and community education provider specialists’.
Venue : Mercure Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
13-15 IAU 2018 International Conference
‘It will address the theme Higher Education Partnerships for Societal Impact. Registration will open in 2018’.
Venue : University of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
13-15 International Forum on Data, Information, and Knowledge for Digital Lives
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates. A number of downloadable documents are already available.
Venue : Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
13-15 International Conference on Education and Psychology [ICEAP]
The conference ‘aims to provide a communication platform for scholars, professionals, academics and graduate students not only to present their recent and latest researches but also to share their thoughts and to discuss the future development in the field of education and psychology’.
Venue : Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand.
13-16 12th National Higher Education Women’s Leadership Summit
The ‘Summit gathers senior executive women from Higher Education providers all over Australia. They will reflect on the experiences, stories and skills they have developed over their esteemed careers and share their expertise to help you break through your leadership barriers in Higher Education’. Pre- and Post Summit Workshops are part of this summit.
Venue : Rendezvous Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
14 New ! Better Evidence for Better Teaching and Better Learning
‘Keynote speaker is Professor Tina Overton FRSC FRACI CChem SFHEA, Associate Head [Education] in the School of Chemistry at Monash University, who will speak about the role of evidence in changing practice’.
Venue : Burwood Corporate Centre, Burwood, Victoria.
14 New ! CIO Summit 2018 [Melbourne]
‘The CIO Summit is Australia’s premier gathering of IT leaders. It’s an opportunity for IT chiefs and their direct reports to gain insights from technology and business leaders from Australia and the world’.
Venue : Sofitel Melbourne on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.
14-15 12th Higher Education Women’s Leadership Summit
‘This inspiring summit will provide you with the skills, strategies and technical know-how to transform your leadership journey and make your way to the top’. Pre-Summit Workshop, 13 November 2018. Post-Summit Workshop, 16 November 2018.
Venue : Rendezvous Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
14-15 International Conference on Research in Teaching, Education [ICRTEL] 2018
‘The conference themes are Teaching, Education and Learning’.
Venue : Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Executive Centre, Singapore.
14-16 ACML 2018
‘The conference aims to provide a leading international forum for researchers in machine learning and related fields to share their new ideas, progresses and achievements. Submissions from regions other than the Asia-Pacific are also highly encouraged’.
Venue : Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China.
14-16 ASID 2018 Conference
Let’s shake it up, Human rights for everyone. ‘The conference program strives to provide an innovative and inclusive space for participants to respond to this call for action through a range of exceptional keynote speakers, invited guests, concurrent papers and poster presentations’.
Venue : Gold Coast Convention Centre, Gold Coast, Queensland.
14-16 Australian Assistive Technology Conference
‘The 2018 Australian Assistive Technology Conference theme is Experiences, Opportunities and Innovations. This theme allows focus on the expertise of assistive technology users, developers and suppliers, as well as the burgeoning opportunities and innovations occurring in the field of assistive technology in Australia and internationally’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
14-16 OLC Accelerate 2018
‘Online learning, it’s one of the fastest growing sectors in education today. We chose the name OLC Accelerate because this conference is devoted to driving quality online learning, advancing best practice guidance and accelerating innovation in learning for academic leaders, educators, administrators, online learning professionals and organisations around the world’.
Venue : The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin, Orlando, Florida, USA.
14-16 STEM Education Conference 2018
The conference ‘will provide a forum for schools and educators to share their innovations and join the discussion about how to use STEM education and entrepreneurship to develop the next generation of creative and innovative thinkers’.
Venue : Deakin University, Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus, Victoria.
14-18 2018 UCEA Annual Convention
‘The purpose of the 2018 UCEA Convention is to engage participants in discussions about research, policy, practice and preparation in the field of education with a specific focus on educational leadership’.
Venue : Marriott Marquis Houston, Houston, Texas, USA.
15 New ! CEDA - Women in Leadership : motivate and mobilise
‘Gather your colleagues and guests to hear how, at a time when the media’s role as guardian of public interest is increasingly doubted, Joanne McCarthy’s work turned hardened community attitudes, mobilised a Government and focussed a nation’s attention on justice’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
15 Rethinking Behaviour : Whose Problem is it Really ? [Sydney]
‘As educators of young children one of our greatest hurdles on a daily basis can be addressing some of the challenging behaviours that can be a part of every child’s individual needs, wants and desires. This will build educators’ capacity to work with some of the more challenging behaviours, with a greater sense of understanding and clear direction, moving towards positive outcomes’.
Venue : Skye Hotel Suites, Parramatta, Sydney, NSW.
15-16 Applied Positive Psychology [Sydney]
‘This course will teach you the conditions and processes that lead to the optimal functioning of individuals, groups and organisations. You will learn how to be at your personal best at home and at work, and how to lead cultural change in your work environment to enhance wellbeing and improve performance’.
Venue : Sir Stamford at Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW.
15-16 Bett Asia 2018
Cultivating Global Collaboration in Education. ‘The cutting-edge conference will discuss the transformation of education and discover the innovation that will inspire change. Over two days, the Leadership Summit and Expo will focus on the latest trends, challenges and advancements in education and technology, with a distinct focus on Asia Pacific’.
Venue : Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
15-16 Strategic & Innovative Leadership - National Conference 2018
Designed to assist ‘Principals, Vice-Principals Level Co-ordinators, Subject Leaders & Aspiring Leaders in Education’.
Venue : Maia Shed 14, Central Pier, Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria.
15-16 The 2nd Global Education and E-Learning Conference 2018
Digital Literacies and Education : Spaces, Mobilities and Practices. ‘Offers an opportunity for you to participate for an interactive, dynamic, International platform to share your research outcomes, exchange ideas through networking, listen to renowned keynote speakers, strengthen and transform partnerships with various stakeholders’.
Venue : Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
15-17 2018 ASHE Conference
‘The theme for the conference is Envisioning the Woke Academy’. Pre-conference to be held on 14 and 15 November.
Venue : Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel, Tampa, Florida, USA.
15-18 65th National Association for Gifted Children [NAGC] Annual Convention
‘Learn with K-12 and university professionals, parents, advocates, and others who support gifted children. Gain both valuable information and inspiration through 300+ content rich sessions. Visit the Exhibit Hall and learn about leading resources’.
Venue : Minneapolis, Minneapolis, USA.
16 Education Future Forum 2018
‘The Forum provides educational leaders and practitioners with input and dialogue on trends and best practice in education. This event will present the latest research to assist educators to best engage with today’s learners, and to more effectively use technology, learning spaces and pedagogy to transform teaching and learning’.
Venue : Pacific Hills Christian School, Dural, NSW.
16-17 AUSIT National Conference 2018
‘The 2018 Conference will explore intercultural communication in different fields of expertise and will look into the different methodological and ethical approaches translators and interpreters take in order to perform successfully in these complex cross-cultural communication settings’.
Venue : TBC, Adelaide, South Australia.
16-17 ICSTR Singapore - International Conference on Science & Technology Research
All relevant details are found on the site.
Venue : Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Executive Centre, Singapore.
16-18 Reaching for Greatness
Learning and the Brain. ‘Discover what research on prodigies, savants, and geniuses teaches us about child potential and the links between learning disorders, great talents, and genius. Learn strategies to unlock your students’ potential, passions and interests, talents, creativity, expertise, and extraordinary performance’.
Venue : Westin Copley Place Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
19 Rethinking Behaviour : Whose Problem is it Really ? [Canberra]
‘As educators of young children one of our greatest hurdles on a daily basis can be addressing some of the challenging behaviours that can be a part of every child’’s individual needs, wants and desires. This will build educators’ capacity to work with some of the more challenging behaviours, with a greater sense of understanding and clear direction, moving towards positive outcomes’.
Venue : Mantra on Northbourne, Canberra, ACT.
19-20 Bett Asia 2018
Cultivating Global Collaboration in Education’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
19-20 New ! Display event - Perth- Education Seminars
‘Session topics include Fundamentals of Copyright; Contracts & Licenses [Owning & Using Content]; Websites & Social media; Hot Topics’.
Venue : Perth, Western Australia.
19-21 AAIR 2018
Reflecting on the Past, Experiencing the Present, Shaping the Future. ‘The Forum program is guaranteed to challenge and excite as specialists share their rich experience, discuss key topics and strategize in response to an ever-changing higher education sector’.
Venue : Rydges Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
19-21 International Conference on Business, Management and Governance [ICBMG] 2018
The conference ‘aims to provide a forum for researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students from both the industry and the academia to share their newest research findings and results’.
Venue : The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.
19-21 Primary-Secondary Conference [MAWA]
‘The inaugural Primary Conference to be held concurrently with the Secondary Conference. The theme Igniting the Flames aims to inspire teachers to ignite curiosity in students. This leads to mathematical thinkers who enjoy struggling productively to solve problems critically and creatively’.
Venue : Crown Convention Centre, Burswood, Perth, Western Australia.
19-22 20th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries [ICADL] 2018
‘The main theme of ICADL 2018 is Maturity and Innovation in Digital Libraries. The conference offers a valuable opportunity for researchers, educators, and practitioners to share their experiences and innovative developments’.
Venue : University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.
19-22 TASA Conference 2018
‘The theme of this year’s conference is Precarity, Rights and Resistance. Our conference will focus on these themes, and we call for critical analysis of these pressing issues currently confronting all of us’.
Venue : The Burwood Campus, Deakin University, Melbourne, Victoria.
20 Identifying and Supporting Students With Dyslexia [Dyslexia 1]
‘Are you unsure about Dyslexia, what it means and how you can help ’ In this workshop you will learn about the process of assessing and diagnosing Dyslexia, the implications of having Dyslexia and ways to support your students’.
Venue : Bella Vista, Sydney, NSW.
20 STAQ Senior Science Day
‘For Senior Science teachers and educators. Presenters include Representatives from QCAA, Outreach CREST program and CSIRO plus many more’.
Venue : Hawken Engineering Building, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Queensland.
20-21 The Biarri Applied Mathematics Conference 2018 [Invisible Intelligence]
‘This year, conference will be bringing together innovators, scholars and thinkers to focus on ‘Invisible Intelligence’ and through expert presentations, lightning talks and panel discussions demonstrate how we are using optimisation and mathematics behind the scenes to keep our world moving’.
Venue : RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria.
20-22 4th Annual International Schools China 2018
‘Addressing the challenges confronting a fragmented market, growth and innovation opportunities, and most importantly, showcasing strategies for enhancing student outcomes’.
Venue : Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai, Shanghai, China.
20-22 OCIES 2018
‘The theme of the conference is Exploring, Celebrating and Deepening Oceanic Relationalities. This theme offers members and others as comparative and international educators to reflect on the gains, challenges and possibilities of our changing times’.
Venue : Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, Aotearoa New Zealand.
20-22 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [University of South Australia, Adelaide]
‘UniSA Connect focuses on inspiring science, technology, engineering and mathematics study and career awareness with secondary school students. The suite of enriching opportunities and experiential programs linked to the secondary curriculum aims to promote educational attainment and enthuse students to pursue STEM study pathways at the University of South Australia’.
Venue : University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia.
20-23 FRSA National Conference 2018
‘One of the largest annual gatherings of practitioners, academics and policy makers working to support children, families and communities. This year’s theme Be the change : Leaving no one behind is a call to all family and relationship service providers to continue creating better futures for all Australian children, families and communities we serve in our delivery of evidence-informed, collaborative and innovative services’.
Venue : Cairns Pullman International Hotel, Cairns, Queensland.
20-23 Longitudinal Data Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : National Convention Centre Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
20-24 23rd Asian Technology Conference in Mathematics [ATCM] 2018
‘The aim of this conference is to provide a forum for educators, researchers, teachers and experts in exchanging information regarding enhancing technology to enrich mathematics learning, teaching and research at all levels. The conference averagely attracts 350 participants representing over 30 countries around the world’.
Venue : Yogyakarta State University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
21 Coaching and Mentoring [Canberra]
‘Whether you are in a coaching or mentoring role within your school, or would just like to improve your abilities in enhancing the performance of others, this workshop offers you so much. 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’.
Venue : The Hellenic Club [Moore St, City], Canberra, ACT.
21 New ! MeStudent Tech Conference [MTC] 2018
‘The world’s pre-eminent forum for reporting technological breakthroughs in the areas of Computing, Electronics, AI, Robotics, Security & Communications. MTC has emerged as the foremost world-wide gathering of academic researchers, Ph.D. & graduate students, top research think tanks & industry technology developers’.
Venue : Drake Conference Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
21 Performance Appraisals from A - Z : From Drab to Inspiration [Brisbane]
‘Aimed at service leaders and team leaders, this workshop is designed to step you through the development of a performance appraisal process that will inspire your staff to achieve more in their role beyond satisfactory performance’.
Venue : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
21 School Law Conference 2018 [Adelaide]
‘In this ever changing world, it is your school’s responsibility to keep up to date with changes, whether they be in the workplace, family law or technology. This conference will broaden your knowledge as our top experts navigate you through legal risks in the workplace, family issues, mental and physical health of your staff and the pitfalls and perils of social media’.
Venue : Parmelia Hilton Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
21 Sydney Postgraduate Psychology Conference [SPPC] 2018
‘An annual student-organised psychology conference that offers an exciting opportunity for postgraduate students to present their research and practice this skill within a supportive and constructive environment’.
Venue : Central Lecture Block, UNSW, Kensington, NSW.
21-23 5th International STEM in Education Conference 2018
‘The conference program involves in-depth research presentations, professional conversations about best practice, engaging panel discussions and symposia, and practical presentations that enable delegates to explore and develop new ideas about integrated STEM education’.
Venue : Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland.
21-23 International Conference on Environment, Chemistry and Biology [ICECB] 2018
‘One of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Environment, Chemistry and Biology. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Environment, Chemistry and Biology related techniques’.
Venue : TBC, Seville, Spain.
21-23 QS-APPLE 2018 Higher Education Conference and Exhibition
‘The conference will address a diverse range of topics, including the large number of students opting to pursue higher education; the focus on liberal arts education at some top-tier universities; and the evolving model of research, innovation and enterprise, which are all issues that are significantly transforming higher education landscape within the Asia-Pacific region’.
Venue : Chung-Ang University, Seoul, South Korea.
21-24 ANZAPPL 2018 Congress
Sins of the past. Reflections and Future Directions. ‘Practicing Professionals, Researchers, Government representatives, Policy makers within government, PhD Students and Educators’ are invited to attend.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.
22 Effective Pedagogy – High Impact Strategies [Canberra]
‘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 has something for everyone and will not only equip you with a greater range of strategies for your classroom, it will inspire you to share your knowledge with others’.
Venue : The Hellenic Club [Moore St, City], Canberra, ACT.
22-23 International Conference on Languages, Literature and Linguistics [ICLLL] Singapore 2018
‘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 Languages, Literature and Linguistics’.
Venue : TBC, Singapore.
22-23 International Conference on Transnational Education and Learning [ICTEL] 2018
‘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 Transnational Education and Learning’.
Venue : TBC, Singapore.
22-23 New ! The Global Leadership Summit [Sydney]
‘GLS events are held via videocast, presenting some of the most up-to-date, high-impact leadership teaching available anywhere in the world. Every year the GLS inspires and equips leaders with an incredible range of speakers who are leadership practitioners’.
Venue : The Collaroy Centre, Collaroy, Sydney, NSW.
22-23 VET Policy, Compliance, and Funding Summit 2018
‘The summit will address critical aspects of RTO management and operations. This Summit has been designed to provide participants information, skills and knowledge that can be immediately applied to successfully manage a RTO’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
22-25 New ! ACNS Conference Melbourne 2018
‘The program will feature keynote addresses from three internationally renowned cognitive neuroscientists, a special keynote from the recipient of the ACNS Young Investigator Award, symposia, talks and fast talks, and a poster gala’.
Venue : Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria.
23 Effectively Handling Difficult Conversations with Parents
‘Current research shows the importance of parental involvement in school as key to their child’s progress. Work examining interventions with students with behavioural and emotional problems, found the role of the parent to be a crucial part of the process. Establishing good relationships with parents and carers can at times be satisfying and at other times can be stressful and difficult for both parents and teachers. Working effectively with difficult parents requires three key skills that have the capacity to increase the chance for all adults to work together in a productive way’.
Venue : Karstens Conference Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
23 Leadership 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 will support your growth and development as a leader. We will cover essential attributes and skills of effective leadership’.
Venue : The Hellenic Club [Moore St, City], Canberra, ACT.
23-26 JALT 2018
‘Provides a platform for new ideas and hitherto unheard voices to be heard. It will provide avenues to open up our classrooms and challenge existing ideas about what we language teachers and our learners need in order to usher in an era of change. We aim to address the concerns of teachers, learners, and leaders and show how “inclusion” provides a place from which multiplicity of thought and action can flourish’.
Venue : Shizuoka Convention & Arts Centre, Shizuoka City, Shizuoka, Japan.
24 New ! e-Exams Symposium [Melbourne]
‘The symposium will include coverage of the business case for authentic e-exams, the pedagogy of e-exams, the student experience, the technology and logistics of e-exams. A series of sessions will showcase challenges, lessons learnt, implications and insights from project member institutions. Lessons from more than twenty e-exams trials conducted under differing contexts across multiple Australian institutions will be discussed’.
Venue : The Pavillion, Caulfield Campus, Monash University, Caulfield East, Victoria.
24-25 1st International Conference on Multidisciplinary Academic Research [ICMAR 2018]
‘The main theme of this conference is Expanding the Possibilities. The conference will cover every topic from the areas of Business, Education, Social Sciences and ICT. Research active scholars from different countries will participate in the event to present their latest research and best practices’.
Venue : Rydges Bankstown, Sydney, NSW.
24-25 1st National Science & Mathematics Symposium
‘The conference provides a unique platform for multi-, inter- and trans-disciplinary studies on Science especially for academics, scientists, researchers, engineers, and students to exchange knowledge on the recent development and progress in the field of Science and Mathematics’.
Venue : Centre for Foundation Studies in Science, University of Malaya Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
24-25 New ! TheIres, International Conference on Economics and Social Sciences [ICESS]
‘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 : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Victoria.
25-28 ASCILITE 2018
‘The theme of ASCILITE 2018 is Open oceans: Learning without borders. This vision captures the infinite possibilities when considering innovation, practice and research in the use of educational technologies in tertiary education’.
Venue : Deakin University, Waterfront Campus, Geelong, Victoria.
26 The Australasian PASS and Peer Learning Symposium
‘The premier event in the region for staff and students interested in exploring best practice and innovation in the areas of PASS and Peer Learning’.
Venue : Aerial Function Centre, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
26 New ! Visible Learning Live Streaming in Melbourne
‘This session is streamed live from Sydney to the venue. The full Symposium featuring John Hattie and Douglas Fisher will be presented on venue screens and available on your device. Visible Learning Consultants are on site’. Other details see below on the Sydney Conference site.
Venue : Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens, Melbourne, Victoria.
26-27 Advanced Reflection to Reggio Inspired Practice [Sydney]
‘The workshop provides an invitation for participants to continue their journey toward a deeper knowledge and understanding of the Reggio Emilia approach to Early Childhood Education and teaching in the Early Years’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
26-27 Bringing Reggio Emilia Approach to Your Classroom [Sydney]
‘What are the key features of the education of young children with the thoughts of theory and practice that have made the Reggio Emilia Approach so inspiring in the schools world wide ? Participants will be invited to experience all the principles over the time period of the workshop’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
26-27 Comview - VCTA Annual Conference 2018
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : .
26-27 Cutting Edge STEM Conference for Teachers and Scientific Operations Officers
‘The STEM Professional Development Conference days aim to develop participant confidence with regards to knowledge and skills in the areas of cutting-edge STEM and science education in order to enhance student engagement and learning outcomes in the classroom setting. The days can be attended in conjunction or singly’.
Venue : Griffith University [Nathan Campus Day 1, Gold Coast Campus Day 2], Queensland.
26-27 New ! Developing Assessment Capable Visible Learners Symposium
‘Join John Hattie and Doug Fisher as they share with you how to make this scenario an everyday reality in your classroom - one that will significantly increase your students’ capacity to thrive as they take responsibility for their own learning. Hear them talk about how the right approach at the right time can create classroom experiences that hit the surface, deep, and transfer phases of learning’. Live streamed to Melbourne on 26 November.
Venue : Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
26-27 High Reliability Schools Institute
‘The Marzano High Reliability Schools™ framework has helped educators around the world drive continuous improvement in their schools. Open to all teachers and administrators, this event dives deep into the framework, offering specific guidance on how to achieve the highest levels of school effectiveness’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
26-27 International Conference on Contemporary Cultural Studies [CCS] 2018
‘A premier Academic Research Conference conducted to understand how meaning is generated, disseminated, and produced from the social, political and economic spheres within a given culture. Conference will tackle historical culture and how it affects the modern society’.
Venue : Hotel Fort Canning, Singapore.
26-27 OpenLearning Conference 2018
‘The OpenLearning Conference brings together thought leaders in the fields of Massive Open Online Courses [MOOCs], learning design and education technology. Researchers, academics, and practitioners from around the world will converge to engage in lively discussions and share valuable insights on scaling quality education globally’.
Venue : Connexion Conference and Event Centre, Nexus Bangsar South City, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
26-28 Updated ! 2018 Annual State HPE Conference [Western Australia]
‘Look forward to a professional learning opportunity for HPE teachers in WA. Our program will be split into Primary and Secondary days, and will have streams in Health Education, Physical Education, Outdoors Education, Phys Ed Studies, Health Studies and sport development’.
Venue : Edith Cowan University, Mount Lawley, Western Australia.
26-28 ALAA 2018 Conference
‘The theme of the conference – Engaging Diversity : Creating Connections and Building Knowledge – provides a forum for discussing how the discipline can respond effectively to the challenges and opportunities afforded in local and global contexts. Join scholars, language professionals, and interested community members’.
Venue : University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW.
26-28 New Zealand Association for Research in Education Conference 2018
‘The theme this year, Celebrating transformative educational research, policy, and pedagogies that foster the wellbeing of people and planet, speaks to the power of our role as researchers and as educators, in shaping the future of our country’s educational policies and practices’.
Venue : Auckland University of Technology – South Campus, Auckland South, New Zealand.
26-29 9th International Conference on Human Rights Education [ICHRE]
‘Unleashing the Full Potential of Civil Society’.
Venue : Western Sydney University, Parramatta South Campus, Parramatta, NSW.
26-30 CoEDL Summer School
‘Everyone interested in language and technology of all backgrounds and interests is welcome. In previous years, CoEDL Summer Schools have attracted diverse cohorts ranging from advanced undergraduate students through to professors. This year’s CoEDL Summer School has a dual focus on technology and community engagement’.
Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
27 Coaching and Mentoring [Adelaide]
‘Whether you are in a coaching or mentoring role within your school, or would just like to improve your abilities in enhancing the performance of others, this workshop offers you so much. 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’.
Venue : Rydges Adelaide [South Tce, City], Adelaide, South Australia.
27-28 New ! Visible Learning Symposium [Adelaide]
‘During the symposium you will hear about how learning strategies can be used to maximize impact so that learners develop the skill, the will and the thrill of learning ! You will engage in the hands on activities and learn first-hand about your learning processes and those of your learners – as the puzzle of learning is revealed throughout the day’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
27-28 WAL for Change Conference 2018
‘Join like-minded conference participants and discover developments in WAL concepts, process and application which will be beneficial to executives, professionals and academics’.
Venue : Hilton Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
27-30 SWITCH 2018 Conference
All details can be found on the site.
Venue : C.ex, Coffs Harbour, NSW.
27/11-1/12 AAA and NZAA Joint Conference 2018
‘Despite some striking differences between the archaeological record of New Zealand and Australia, we share the same historical roots as well as some key goals and priorities, this joint conference is a unique opportunity for both organisations to create dialogue around some of these similarities, but also to highlight and contextualise differences, and to learn from what each organisation does exceptionally well’.
Venue : Auckland University, Auckland, New Zealand.
28 Effective Pedagogy – High Impact Strategies [Adelaide]
‘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 has something for everyone and will not only equip you with a greater range of strategies for your classroom, it will inspire you to share your knowledge with others’.
Venue : Rydges Adelaide [South Tce, City], Adelaide, South Australia.
28 School Law Conference 2018 [Melbourne]
‘Be inspired by this knowledgeable panel of experts as we delve into the employment and school governance issues affecting your school right now, taking a thorough and practical look at such timely topics such as bullying and an interactive workshop on workplace investigation. Grapple with the very tricky area of social media and the digital age with timely advice and legal knowledge from the leading practitioners in the area’.
Venue : Intercontinental Melbourne, The Rialto, Lower Ground Meeting Rooms, Melbourne, Victoria.
28-30 23rd Annual Conference [AAWP]
‘We invite presentations — from pedagogy, research, and practice in creative or professional writing, editing and publishing — that explore or excavate these different ways of writing beyond and outside the obvious, enabling alternative worlds, ideas, or truths to emerge’.
Venue : TBC, Perth, Western Australia.
28-30 EMBL Australia Postgraduate Symposium
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Translational Research Institute, Brisbane, Queensland.
28-30 International Conference on Education, Management and Business Studies [ICEMBS] 2018
‘The aim is to provide a platform for academicians and postgraduates from Malaysia and all over the world to present their research results and development activities in Business and Management. It provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish Education, Management and Business Studies and to find global partners for future collaboration’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
28-30 Making Learning Visible [Sydney]
‘During the three days, participants will experience many opportunities to explore materials, utilising an inquiry lens, with the intent to gather artifacts of individual and group learning, create pedagogical documentation and engage in reflective dialogue about the process of making learning visible’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
28-30 NAGCAS 2018 Conference
‘Join participants from the University and TAFE sectors, industry, governments, education providers and secondary schools from across Australia as well as internationally from New Zealand, the UK, USA, Canada and Asia. The conference will provide you with many opportunities’.
Venue : Science and Engineering Centre, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland.
28-30 RAILS 2018
The theme of the conference is ‘Engaging Research : Collaboration and Community. Australasia’s premier research conference for information and library studies and related disciplines. This annual conference brings together educators, researchers and practitioners within the information professions to encourage a culture of informed and innovative research practice’.
Venue : Caulfield Campus, Monash University, Caulfield East, Melbourne, Victoria.
28-30 TERNZ Conference 2018 [HERDSA]
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : .
28-30 Third Annual TEQSA Conference
‘The theme for this year’s conference – Innovation, Excellence, Diversity – will explore key objects of the Act which call for us to protect and enhance these values in Australian higher education. The additional student theme will continue important discussions and involvement of students championed at last year's conference’.
Venue : Grand Hyatt, Melbourne, Victoria.
28-30 The 16th Australasian Data Mining Conference [AusDM] 2018
‘This conference will enable the sharing and learning of research and progress in the local context and new breakthroughs in data mining algorithms and their applications across all industries’.
Venue : Charles Sturt University Campus, Bathurst, NSW.
28/11-1/12 2018 Annual Conference [Literacy Research Association]
Reclaiming Literacy Research - Centring Activism, Community and Love ’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Renaissance Esmeralda Indian Wells Resort and Spa, Indian Wells, California, USA.
29 New ! Future of Work : People, Performance, Innovation 2018
‘We’ll give you knowledge that works on topics that matter. We’ll present big ideas, but bring them back down to earth to equip you with the tools you’ll need to work them into your day-to-day life. If it’s on our program, it’s something that matters now or that will soon be affecting your work, your business, or your life’.
Venue : Arts Centre Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
29 Leadership Program [Adelaide]
‘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 will support your growth and development as a leader. We will cover essential attributes and skills of effective leadership’.
Venue : Rydges Adelaide [South Tce, City], Adelaide, South Australia.
29 Master Class : Reflecting on your Practice as a Supervisor
‘Developed in accordance with the training framework and standards of the Board as specified in the PsyBA’s “Guidelines for supervisors and supervisor training providers”. The programs are designed to meet the needs of registered psychologists who wish to retain supervisor endorsement for supervising’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
29 New ! Post Compulsory Education Transitions & Pathways [Koorie Education Network]
‘Staff in the Department of Education and Training, TAFE Institutes, Learn Locals and Universities who are supporting Koorie learners are invited to the 2nd Koorie Education Network Forum of 2018 to share information about Koorie pathways and transitions in post-compulsory education, continue our conversations about best practice and strengthen networks’.
Venue : Mantra Bell City Hotel, Preston, Victoria.
29-30 20th International Conference on Adult Education Systems 2018
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Adult Education Systems’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
29-30 ICIN 2018
‘The congress will be the 9th in this series of highly successful congresses, showcasing innovation and leadership in clinical practice, research and education’.
Venue : Pan Pacific Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
29-30 20th International Conference on Higher Education Systems
‘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 Higher Education System’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
29-30 20th International Conference on Mathematical Education 2018
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Mathematical Education’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
29-30 ICMG 2018 : International Conference on Mathematical Geosciences
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Mathematical Geosciences’.
Venue : TBC, Bangkok, Thailand.
29-30 34th National SPERA Conference
‘Further Details will be released in the near future’.
Venue : National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education, Perth, Western Australia.
29-30 New ! Visible Learning Symposium [Perth]
‘During the symposium you will hear about how learning strategies can be used to maximize impact so that learners develop the skill, the will and the thrill of learning ! You will engage in the hands on activities and learn first-hand about your learning processes and those of your learners – as the puzzle of learning is revealed throughout the day’.
Venue : Hyatt Regency Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
29/11-1/12 2018 IIATE Conference
‘Teachers are provided with the opportunity for networking, resource sharing, skill development and advancement, and to be kept abreast of current and future directions in STEM education, focusing on Engineering and Technology. The conference consists of an all day “Hands On” workshop, followed by two days of general sessions, breakout workshops and evening events’.
Venue : SMC Conference Centre, Sydney, NSW.
30 2018 Online Conference on Higher Education in an Interdisciplinary Context
‘A non-conventional online conference with an innovative way of presentation. By the visions of inter-disciplines, we may have a new interpretation and deeper understanding of the meaning of higher education’.
Venue : Online.
30 STAVCON
Science Teachers’ Association of Victoria. ‘The conference is open to any person involved or interested in science education. This includes student teachers, laboratory technicians, primary, secondary and tertiary educators’.
Venue : La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria.
30/11-1/12 2018 Annual Conference - English Teachers Association NSW
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : University of NSW, Kensington, Sydney, NSW.
30/11-1/12 2018 Drama Australia National Conference
‘This year’s conference theme is CONTINUUM : Drama education past, present and future. We ask our presenters and delegates to contemplate the notion of the continuum that is drama education in Australia especially as the host organisation is celebrating its 50th birthday. Held in partnership with Drama Victoria’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.

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1-2 ANZBSRC 2018
‘The proposed conference provides an outlet for high quality research in all areas of accounting, CSR, finance, economics, econometrics, education, information technology, Islamic finance and Sharia, law, management, marketing, social business and multidisciplinary’.
Venue : Scenic Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand.
1-2 AUSSRE International Conference on Knowledge Management and Social Sciences Discipline 2018
‘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.
1-2 International Conference on Business, Economics, Social Science & Humanities [BESSH-2018]
‘A premier platform for the presentation of novel and creative research results in the fields of theoretical, and applied Arts, Social Science, Economics, Humanities, Literature, Business and Management. The conference will bring together leading researchers, social workers, scientists, and students in the domain of scientific interest from around the world’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Potts Point, Sydney, NSW.
1-2 World Congress on Inspired Education
The conference ‘aims to bring together a wide audience of academicians, policy makers and practitioners around clearly circumscribed topics, engage participants in fruitful debate, and facilitate mutual understanding’.
Venue : Best Western Titianinn, Treviso, Italy.
2-4 Biomimetics in Bioengineering Conference 2018
Registration information and form, program details and all other essential information from the site.
Venue : Queensland University of Technology, Gardens Point Campus, Brisbane, Queensland.
2-5 ANZSSA 2018 Conference
‘The conference will be of benefit to anyone who has an interest in the quality of the student experience, including Australian and New Zealand delegates from multiple professions and organisations’.
Venue : University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-5 ISPIM Connects Fukuoka 2018
‘Bringing together over 200 innovation professionals [from research, industry, consulting and the public sector] from 20+ countries to share experiences, knowledge and insights on innovation management, leave a legacy by addressing global challenges that are relevant locally and create new professional relationships that endure’.
Venue : Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk Hotel, Fukuoka, Japan.
2-6 2018 AARE Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
2-6 Organic18 [RACI]
‘The conference will encompass all areas of organic chemistry with presentations from Australian and International researchers from academia, business and industry and highlight recent advances in organic chemistry’.
Venue : The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.
3 Flipped Learning
‘In this workshop, Andrew will explain the “flipped classroom” model. In this model, students listen to their teacher’s explanations and participate in online discussions at any time of day or night [instead of completing “homework”]. 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’.
Venue : Double Tree by Hilton, Melbourne, Victoria.
3 New ! Sydney Ideas - Eddie Woo’s Wonderful World of Maths
‘The Australian Local Hero of the Year and proud University of Sydney graduate returns to campus to share his discoveries, answer your questions and reintroduce everyone to an immensely practical, genuinely surprising subject’.
Venue : Wallace Lecture Theatre, The University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW.
3-4 20th International Conference on Advanced Pedagogy and Educational Sciences [ICAPES] 2018
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Advanced Pedagogy and Educational Sciences’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, NSW.
3-4 20th International Conference on Early Childhood Education and Teaching Systems 2018
‘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 Early Childhood Education and Teaching Systems’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
3-4 20th International Conference on Educational Policies and Teaching Strategies 2018
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Educational Policies and Teaching Strategies’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
3-4 20th International Conference on Industrial and Information Management [ICIIM] 2018
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Industrial and Information Management’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
3-4 20th International Conference on Mathematics Education
‘Aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Mathematics Education’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
3-4 Cutting Edge STEM Conference for Teachers and Scientific Operations Officers
‘The STEM Professional Development Conference days aim to develop participant confidence with regards to knowledge and skills in the areas of cutting-edge STEM and science education in order to enhance student engagement and learning outcomes in the classroom setting. The days can be attended in conjunction or singly’.
Venue : Griffith University [Nathan Campus Day 1, Gold Coast Campus Day 2], Queensland.
3-4 GSA Earth Sciences Student Symposium [NSW]
‘GESSS-NSW is an annual gathering of New South Wales’ next generation of earth scientists. The conference, organised by students, is designed to promote student contributions to earth science and to foster collaboration between their peers. This is a free event for all attendees’.
Venue : University of Sydney, Abercrombie Building, Darlington, NSW.
3-4
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New ! Women in Leadership Summit Australia [Brisbane]
‘You will be provided with practical strategies for how to transform into a stronger leader that can change your organisation from within. There will be opportunities for self-reflection, goal setting and strategy-development so that you will walk away with the confidence and the skills to further establish yourself as a leader, or better support emerging leaders’. Workshop on 5 December.
Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.
3-4
[+5]
New ! Women in Leadership Summit Australia [Perth]
‘We take a holistic approach to addressing leadership to help future proof you and ensure your leadership and career success. The learnings will also help you do the same for others, contributing to their success and the overall success of your organisation’. Workshop on 5 December.
Venue : TBC, Perth, Western Australia.
3-5 29th Australasian Conference on Information Systems
The conference theme is Strategic Positioning. It ‘will provide a platform to focus on the impact of IS research to solve ongoing societal challenges. These include a focus on organisational resilience and sustainability encompassing risk assessment, cyber threats mitigation, the role of big data, disaster management, and environmental modelling. Come and join us at ACIS2018 where we will explore these issues through our tracks and plenary sessions’.
Venue : University of Technology Sydney’s Main Campus, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW.
3-5 Academic International Conference on Law, Economics and Finance
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : University of Cambridge, Newnham College, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
3-6 New ! ANS 2018 Conference
‘The conference is a major highlight on the biomedical industries’ calendar. Like other years, this year’s conference will enable interactions between experienced and young scientists, to embrace the wonder of, and challenges posed by, the human brain and nervous system’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
3-6 International Conference on Advancements in Engineering Education [iCAEED2018]
The conference ‘will bring international and national experts in engineering education and research to Sydney to present and share their latest research and practice on engineering education’.
Venue : Western Sydney University, Parramatta Campus, Parramatta, NSW.
3-7 AMSI BioInfoSummer 2018
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : The University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.
3-7 International Conference on Machine Learning and Data Engineering [iCMLDE2018]
The conference ‘will bring international and national experts in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Machine Learning and Data Engineering researcher to Sydney to present and share their latest research and practice’.
Venue : Western Sydney University, Parramatta Campus, Parramatta, NSW.
4 New ! Developing an Educational Program : More than just boxes on a wall [Melbourne]
‘We will learn and explore How to develop a sound and centre wide approach to writing an educational program; How to document the learning from the educational program; How we might form a relationship between the educational program and the expectations of the NQS; How the team can all come onboard and support the writing and evaluation of an educational program’.
Venue : Karstens Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
4 Performance Appraisals from A - Z : From Drab to Inspiration [Sydney]
‘Aimed at service leaders and team leaders, this workshop is designed to step you through the development of a performance appraisal process that will inspire your staff to achieve more in their role beyond satisfactory performance’.
Venue : Flour Mill Studios, Newtown, Sydney, NSW.
4-5
[+3]
New ! Improving Mental Health and Well-Being in Schools Conference
‘Themed Creating a Safer Environment for Students to Succeed, this conference will bring experienced industry experts to showcase successful case studies, helping to formulate effective strategies to design and implement efficient well- being programmes for students and educators’. Pre-Conference Workshops on 3 December.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria.
4-6 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [University of Tasmania, Launceston]
‘Try out the latest technologies in the Human Interface Technology Lab, see marine science in action with the Institute of Marine & Antarctic Studies and go behind the scenes at the Australian Maritime College, are just some examples of the activities planned for this year’ and much more.
Venue : University of Tasmania, Launceston, Tasmania.
4-7 62nd Annual Meeting of the Australian Mathematical Society
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : University of Adelaide, North Terrace Campus, Adelaide, South Australia.
4-7 ISANA 2018 Conference
‘This conference is a gathering of leading experts in the International Education sector. The program will highlight emerging research and trends in the field’.
Venue : Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney, NSW.
4-7 Pathways14 2018
‘The conference brings together disability practitioners, NDCOs and a range of other professional, academic staff and students with disability to identify and remove barriers for people with disability participating in post-secondary education and training. Pathways14 centres around the theme Progressive Partnerships – Inclusive, Innovative and Ingenuity’.
Venue : Novotel Manly Pacific, Sydney, NSW.
4-7 TALE 2018 [IEEE]
‘TALE is the IEEE Education Society’s flagship Asia-Pacific conference, catering to researchers and practitioners with an interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics education. The target audience of the conference is diverse and includes those working in the higher education, vocational education and training, K-12, corporate, government, and healthcare sectors’.
Venue : University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW.
4-7 Women in Leadership, Tasmania Summit
‘2018 Theme : “Stepping Up, Standing Out”. Establishing your professional profile can be difficult in today’s competitive environment. What does it take to step up and stand out ? How can you gain recognition and take your career to the next level? This event will explore the fundamentals of self-confidence, develop core leadership competencies and help you take the first step to a new, better you’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania.
4-8 AMSI BioInfoSummer 2018
‘BioInfoSummer allows attendees to develop their bioinformatics skills, national networks and employability, and nurtures the collaborations between the mathematics, statistics and information technology disciplines’.
Venue : Monash University, Caulfield Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.
4-8 New ! IONS KOALA 2018
A conference for students, by students. ‘KOALA brings together research students in physics from all around the world. Student presentations are the main focus of KOALA with the majority of the conference dedicated to either student talks or poster presentations that cover a broad variety of topics within the field of optics, atoms, and laser applications in physics. Plenary talks will include presentations by experts in the fields of quantum optics, biophotonics, astrophotonics, and atomic physics, as well as dedicated sessions on professional development and outreach’.
Venue : Macquarie University, North Ryde Campus, Sydney, NSW.
5 New ! Finance 101 for Early Years Professionals
‘Learn the basics of finance at this highly practical Gowrie NSW Education Hub workshop including Becoming familiar with basic financial language; Understand the importance of occupancy rates; The impact of wages and staff ratios at your centre; Interpreting and monitoring profit and loss statements; and Operating within budget’.
Venue : Gowrie, Erskineville, Sydney, NSW.
5 GSA Earth Sciences Student Symposium [South Australia]
‘A conference designed to allow Honours, Masters and PhD students from three South Australian universities [The University of Adelaide, Flinders University and University of South Australia] to come together and present their Earth Sciences related research to the local scientific community’.
Venue : University of Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences Building, Adelaide, South Australia.
5 Restorative Practices in Schools - An Introduction
‘Participants will be given the opportunity to practise the language of RP and apply it to situations in their rooms, corridors or the playground. Restorative schools value relationships that create, repair or restore, a strong sense of community. This community responds promptly to issues and problems that arise in the classroom, yard, car park or in the staffroom. This community adheres to high levels of achievement, behaviour and support’.
Venue : Jasper Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
5-6 20th International Conference on Adult Education Systems [ICAES] 2018
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Adult Education Systems’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
5-6 International Conference on Education and Social Science [ICESS] 2018
‘A prestigious event organised with a motivation to provide an excellent international platform for the academicians, researchers, engineers, industrial participants and budding students around the world to share their research findings with the global experts’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
5-6 ICEET 2018
‘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 Enterprise Engineering and Technology’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
5-6 International Conference on Physical Education and Sport Science [ICPESS] 2018
‘The key intention of ICPESS 2018 is to provide 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’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
5-6 Women in Leadership, Tasmania Summit
‘ What does it take to step up and stand out ? How can you gain recognition and take your career to the next level ? This event will explore the fundamentals of self-confidence, develop core leadership competencies and help you take the first step to a new, better you’. Pre and Post-Conference workshops.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.
5-7 2018 ANZAM Annual Conference
This conference has the theme of Managing the Many Faces of Sustainable Work. More information coming soon.
Venue : Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand.
5-7 2nd International Higher Education Business Management & Leadership Symposium
Innovative and Inspirational Business Education. Pre-Symposia Workshops on the 5th of December 2018’.
Venue : Hamilton, New Zealand.
5-7 ANZRSAI Conference 2018
‘The theme of the conference is Regional Development : Policy, Research and Engagement’.
Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
5-7 ASFS 2018 Conference
‘The Conference Theme is Environment and Identity’.
Venue : University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.
5-7 International Conference on Sociality and Humanities [ICOSH] 2018
‘Bringing together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of sociality and humanities, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : Dong A University, Da Nang, Vietnam.
5-7 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Flinders University, Adelaide]
‘Try out the latest technologies in the Human Interface Technology Lab, see marine science in action with the Institute of Marine & Antarctic Studies and go behind the scenes at the Australian Maritime College, are just some examples of the activities planned for this year’ and much more.
Venue : Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia.
6 New ! Developing an Educational Program : More than just boxes on a wall [Adelaide]
‘We will learn and explore How to develop a sound and centre wide approach to writing an educational program; How to document the learning from the educational program; How we might form a relationship between the educational program and the expectations of the NQS; How the team can all come onboard and support the writing and evaluation of an educational program’.
Venue : The Precinct Conference Centre [BioSA/TechInSA], Adelaide, South Australia.
6-7 12th International Conference on Language, Innovation, Culture and Education [ICLICE] 2018
‘The conference on Language, Innovation, Culture, and Education is a multi-disciplinary forum discussing theories, research findings and new advances in the arts, humanities, and social sciences’.
Venue : Royal Plaza on Scotts, Singapore.
6-7 2018 ACDEVEG Annual Conference on VET Teaching and VET Teacher Education
‘Research-based conference on the second day with an afternoon of practitioner-led workshops on the first day’.
Venue : Central Queensland University’s Melbourne Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-7 2nd International Mobile Learning and Education Technologies Conference [IMELT] 2018
‘The conference is a multi-disciplinary forum discussing theories, research findings, and issues in the field of education with a special focus on mobile learning and education technology’.
Venue : Royal Plaza on Scotts, Singapore.
6-7 New ! ACDEVEG 2018
There will be a Research-based Conference on 7 December. The conference has a sub-title of Building confidence in VET Practice.
Venue : CQ University’s Melbourne Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-7 MAV18 - Teachers Creating Impact
‘At the heart of the Annual Conference are teachers. Each year over 1 400 mathematics educators including teachers, academics, policy makers, curriculum experts and resource developers come together to share their collective expertise, experiences and ideas. That’s what makes our conference great !’
Venue : La Trobe University, Bundoora, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-7
[+5]
New ! Women in Leadership Summit Australia [Melbourne]
‘This is not about turning you into someone you’re not; it’s about simple yet powerful techniques for navigating your career, finding your voice and taking your place at the table. It’s about building presence, improving visibility and strategically managing the right professional impact’. Pre-Conference workshop on 5 December.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-7 New ! Visible Learning Symposium [Darwin]
‘During the symposium you will hear about how learning strategies can be used to maximize impact so that learners develop the skill, the will and the thrill of learning ! You will engage in the hands on activities and learn first-hand about your learning processes and those of your learners – as the puzzle of learning is revealed throughout the day’.
Venue : Darwin Convention Centre, Darwin, Northern Territory.
6-7 New ! Visible Learning Symposium [Hobart]
‘During the symposium you will hear about how learning strategies can be used to maximize impact so that learners develop the skill, the will and the thrill of learning ! You will engage in the hands on activities and learn first-hand about your learning processes and those of your learners – as the puzzle of learning is revealed throughout the day’.
Venue : C3 Convention Centre, South Hobart, Tasmania.
6-7
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10-11
The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Curtin University of Technology, Perth]
‘Designed to allow aspiring scientists and engineers to get hands on experience with some of the many disciplines, talk to professionals and to discover their passion within a fun and controlled environment. Enjoy participating in “secret activities” and make friends with like-minded people’.
Venue : Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia.
6-8 New ! Sampoerna University-AFBE International Conference
Business Innovation, Sustainability, and the disruption Technology : Challenges and Opportunities’. Further information from the site.
Venue : Aryaduta Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia.
6-8 Biennial International Design and Technology Teacher’s Association Research Conference [DATTARC]
‘Taking place with internationally renowned keynote presenters and a fantastic variety of seminars and hands-on workshops. Our delegates - whether they teach primary or secondary, are from the tertiary sector or are community educators - will explore the future of Design & Technology, asking how we can assert its future as a vital field of learning’.
Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria.
7 Performance Appraisals from A - Z : From Drab to Inspiration [Adelaide]
‘Aimed at service leaders and team leaders, this workshop is designed to step you through the development of a performance appraisal process that will inspire your staff to achieve more in their role beyond satisfactory performance’.
Venue : The Precinct Conference Centre [BioSA/TechInSA], Adelaide, South Australia.
8-9 26th International Conference on BESSH 2018
‘The conference will cover vital issues in Business, Economics, Social Sciences and Humanities under multiple sub-themes. The aim of our conference is to support, encourage and provide a platform for networking, sharing, publishing and nurturing the potential growth of individual scholars across the globe’.
Venue : Rydges on Swanston Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
8-9 International Conference on Emerging Issues in Social Sciences Management and Economics Development [ESMED-DEC]
The conference will ‘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 : Mantra on Russell Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
8-10 ANZHES Conference 2018
‘Theme : Outsiders and insiders : Histories of educational access, success and failure’.
Venue : Women’s College, University of Sydney, NSW.
8-10 10th International Conference on Information and Multimedia Technology [ICIMT] 2018
‘The aim 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 Information and Multimedia Technology. 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 : Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, China.
9-12 AAEE Conference 2018
‘Themes for this year’s conference are : Beyond the Qualification – future-proofing engineering education for a diverse workforce; Beyond Tolerance – educational practices that embrace diversity; Beyond the Classroom – tailoring engineering and STEM education to meet the needs of all stakeholders’.
Venue : Hamilton, New Zealand.
9-12 Gender and Education Association Conference 2018 [GEACONF2018]
‘The 2018 conference addresses a crucial theme of our times : ‘Gender, post-truth, populism and pedagogies, challenges and strategies in a shifting political landscape’. The conference will bring us together to explore key questions such as : what does it mean to be pedagogical in a post-truth landscape ? How might feminist scholars work to intervene in this environment ?’
Venue : University of Newcastle, New Space Campus, Newcastle, NSW.
9-12 IAACS 2018 [World Curriculum Studies Conference]
‘Consistent with the mission of IAACS and in the tradition of previous events, this conference will have an explicitly international orientation, with a view to furthering the project of transnational curriculum inquiry, albeit drawing on what are often distinctively national perspectives, and working within and across them’.
Venue : Melbourne Graduate School of Education, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
9-13 23rd Australian Institute of Physics Congress [AIP2018]
Multiple conferences combined. ‘To Australia’s industries, we welcome your presence at the congress and look forward to your suggestions as to how to make the Congress most relevant to you ! To Australia’s science teachers, we want to include you as part of the Congress and look forward to your involvement’.
Venue : University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.
9-14 AIP Congress 2018
‘Focus Sessions aim to enrich the Congress by providing a range of forums, in addition to the usual sessions organised through the Topical groups and Cognate Societies. Focus Sessions may be hot topics, an emerging research community within Australia, or simply an opportunity to gather together under a common interest’.
Venue : University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.
10 New ! Perfecting Programming and Documentation
‘Need help with the basics and want to be equipped to efficiently document and program effectively ? Add new tools to your toolkit including perfecting documentation, observing children’s play and plan for learning experiences. Review the cycle of planning, effective evaluations and continue to grow in the important area of documentation’.
Venue : Gowrie, Erskineville, Sydney, NSW.
10-12 6th World Curriculum Studies Conference [iaacs2018]
‘In the tradition of previous events, this conference will have an explicitly international orientation, with a view to furthering the project of transnational curriculum inquiry, albeit drawing on what are often distinctively national perspectives, and working within and across them’.
Venue : The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
10-12 Foundation Course - Big Picture Education Australia [Newcastle]
‘This program prepares teachers interested in embedding BPEA distinguishers into their practice and teachers interested in teaching in Big Picture Schools and/or in school programs. Educators interested in learning about BPEA design principles from an advisor/teacher perspective would be most welcome’.
Venue : University of Newcastle/Morrisset High School, Newcastle, NSW.
10-13 London International Conference on Education [LICE-2018]
‘An international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices in education. The conference promotes collaborative excellence between academicians and professionals from Education and provides 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 : University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
10-13 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Murdoch University, Perth]
‘Students will participate in four days’ worth of workshops, interactive sessions, lectures and games that will allow them to explore the amazing world of science. Through interactions with knowledgeable staff and enthusiastic student ambassadors, students will develop their science knowledge, communication and social skills, and forge new friendships, all within Murdoch’s engaging learning environment’.
Venue : Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia.
10-13 World Congress on Special Needs Education [WCSNE] 2018
‘Providing an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational and Industrial sectors with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of special needs in education’.
Venue : University of Cambridge, Churchill College, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
10-14 Canberra Women in Leadership Summit
‘2018 Theme : “Be Bold Through Change” Leading through change is chaotic. However, it provides the opportunity to step up and use your management skills to lead your teams through change. Join us as we explore the leadership skills you need to succeed as a confident, bold leader. You’ll learn how to lead your organisation through change and hear from some of Australia’s most renowned leaders’.
Venue : Hotel Realm Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
11 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. By focusing on the structure and strengths of the student success coaching team [recruitment & training], along with the effects of key components of a student success coaching model [system] for this population of students, we will share successful, data-based engagement and retention strategies’.
Venue : Online.
11 New ! Technology Mandatory – Material Technologies – Textiles Focus [Dubbo]
‘This course has been designed to provide some potential planning resources and inspiration for the introduction of the Material Technologies context area with a textiles focus.This course may be interesting to those teachers who wish to develop student’s practical skills to produce textile items with traditional and contemporary production processes’.
Venue : Lazy River Estate, Dubbo, NSW.
11-12 Australasian Document Computing Symposium [ADCS] 2018
‘The symposium aims to cover all aspects of Document Computing - issues ranging from the fundamentals of document architectures and standards for markup, through storage, management, retrieval, authentication and workflow, to active and virtual documents’.
Venue : University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.
11-13 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [University of Adelaide, Adelaide]
‘Undertake a wide range of hands-on activities over three fun-filled days. Experience interactive workshops in Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Food Science, Agriculture, Engineering and many more. Come see how much fun STEM can be’!
Venue : University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
11-13 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [University of Tasmania, Hobart]
‘Create your own chemicals, learn about Tasmania’s wildlife, solve engineering challenges, examine minerals and soils, help build a robot, hear about how computer games are used in research, see drones in action, visit the University’s Medical Sciences Precinct, the Institute of Marine and Antarctic Studies and the Mt Pleasant radiotelescope – we have many amazing activities on offer’!
Venue : University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania.
11-14 The Quantitative Methods in Finance 2018 Conference [QMF 2018]
‘The conference will bring together leading experts in Quantitative Finance Industry and Academia’. There is also a one day pre-conference workshop available.
Venue : Hilton Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
12 New ! Developing an Educational Program : More than just boxes on a wall [Sydney]
‘We will learn and explore How to develop a sound and centre wide approach to writing an educational program; How to document the learning from the educational program; How we might form a relationship between the educational program and the expectations of the NQS; How the team can all come onboard and support the writing and evaluation of an educational program’.
Venue : Flour Mill Studios, Newtown, Sydney, NSW.
12 Performance Appraisals from A - Z : From Drab to Inspiration [Melbourne]
‘Aimed at service leaders and team leaders, this workshop is designed to step you through the development of a performance appraisal process that will inspire your staff to achieve more in their role beyond satisfactory performance’.
Venue : Karstens Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
12 New ! Technology Mandatory – Agriculture and Food Technologies
‘This course is fantastic for teachers who are preparing for teaching Technology Mandatory from the new syllabus in 2019 who wish to enhance their strategies, content knowledge and resources’.
Venue : TBC, Wagga Wagga, NSW.
12-14 Learning and Teaching Expo [LTE] 2018
‘Learning and Teaching Expo is Asia’s Leading Education Expo and Hong Kong’s annual signature education event. The Expo is well supported by the education community across the Asia-Pacific region’.
Venue : Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong.
13 New ! Technology Mandatory – Material Technologies – Textiles Focus [Wagga]
‘This course has been designed to provide some potential planning resources and inspiration for the introduction of the Material Technologies context area with a textiles focus.This course may be interesting to those teachers who wish to develop student’s practical skills to produce textile items with traditional and contemporary production processes’.
Venue : TBC, Wagga Wagga, NSW.
13-14 2018 International Conference on Higher Education [ICHE]
‘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 Higher Education’.
Venue : TBC, Bangkok, Thailand.
13-14 SHLP6 Conference
‘The theme of the conference – philological fieldwork – focuses on the theory, practice and rhetoric surrounding the documentation and analysis of “exotic” languages from the 19th to the early 20th century’.
Venue : Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
13-15 AASLE 2018
‘The conference promotes research excellence and cooperation in Labour and Applied Economics across Asia and Australasia. The conference brings together researchers from around the world’.
Venue : Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea.
17-18 ICLEI 2018 12th International Conference on Language, Education and Innovation 2018
‘The conference on Language, Education, and Innovation is a multi-disciplinary forum discussing ideas, theories and research findings in the arts, humanities and social sciences’.
Venue : Impiana KLCC Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
17-19 2018 International Conference on Education, Psychology, and Learning [ICEPL 2018]
‘Dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices in education, psychology and learning and promotes collaborative excellence between educators/researchers and professionals from the related fields. It also provides an international occasion for academicians and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap and promote research esteem’.
Venue : Rydges Camperdown, Camperdown, Sydney, NSW.
17-19 ICMERR 2018
‘One of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of mechanical engineering and robotics. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving mechanical engineering and robotics techniques’.
Venue : Storey Hall, RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria.
18-20 2018 International Academic Conference on Social Sciences [IACSS]
‘An international platform for scholars, researchers, and practitioners to discuss interdisciplinary research and practices in the fields of Social Sciences’.
Venue : Novotel Sydney Central Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
18-20 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 : Royal Plaza Hotel, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
18-20 International Conference on Economics, Business and Management [ICEBM 2018]
‘The aim of the conference is to gather leading academicians, policy makers, independent scholars and researchers to share their knowledge, new ideas as well as to discuss future development in these fields. An additional goal is to offer an opportunity for young researchers, academicians and practitioners with multidisciplinary interests to meet and interact with members inside and outside their own particular disciplines’.
Venue : TBC, Zhuhai, China.
18-20 APCEAS 2018 - The 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Engineering and Applied Sciences
‘APCEAS is an international platform for scholars, researchers, and practitioners to discuss interdisciplinary research and practices in the fields of Engineering, Applied Science and more’.
Venue : Novotel Sydney Central Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
19-21 Accounting, Financial & Economic Research Conference
‘This conference aims to bring together researchers and practitioners from multiple areas of Accounting, Financial and Economic Science [Accounting, Banking, Finance, Economic, Accounting, Financial, Management, Marketing, Business Statistics, Business Law and Business Education, Business Administration, Public Administration, Sociology, Psychology and ...]’.
Venue : Novotel Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
21-23 2018 International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology [ICCSIT]
‘This is a forum for presenting excellent results and new challenges facing the field of computer science and information technology. It brings together experts from industry, governments and academia, experienced in engineering, design and research’.
Venue : Timhotel Paris Berthier, Paris France.

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