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Conferences & Events

conference [n.]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

September 2018
Date Event
1 Literacy Conference [National Education Summit]
‘The conference will be presented by experts from Griffith University and James Cook University who will deliver workshop style sessions that provide educators with practical strategies to implement activity based learning and coding literacy in the classroom’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-4 36th IBBY International Congress
The congress is linked to ‘a non-profit organisation which represents an international network of people from all over the world who are committed to bringing books and children together’.
Venue : Istanbul, Turkey.
1-6 Heritage across Borders - ACHS Conference 2018
‘The ACHS is the world’s leading group of researchers, professionals and contributors in heritage studie’.
Venue : Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.
3 Math Mastery Series Seminars [Adelaide]
‘Direct Instruction is a teaching method originally developed in the University of Oregon. The strategy has long been recognised for the measurable difference it makes to student confidence and classroom achievement. Based on meticulously scripted lessons the Farkota DI model differs in that it is specifically designed for the Australian classroom’.
Venue : Karstens Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
3 Using and interpreting data in schools [ACER]
‘Designed for teachers and school leaders who wish to build solid shared understandings about the kinds of data used in schools, the different ways in which data can be represented and what they can tell teachers about student learning’.
Venue : Online.
3-4 Playful Literacy : Supporting Early Literacy Development for 3-8 Year Olds [Melbourne]
‘Explore literacy in its natural habitat : a child’s playful exploration of the world. Teachers will think about the role of play, materials and the physical learning environment in children’s literacy development, reading and writing in a world that is increasingly digital, but our learning is still deeply rooted in hands-on explorations’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-5 AACB AIMS 2018
‘The meeting combines the AACB 56th Annual Scientific Conference and the AIMS 47th National Scientific Meeting. The theme for the joint conference is Diagnosis to Cure and we have allocated each of the three days to explore related topics’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
3-5 New ! Senior Policy Officers Intensive
‘Building policy leadership and professional skills to enable senior Policy Officers to analyse and respond to public policy challenges’.
Venue : Canberra, ACT.
4 New ! School Law NSW 2018
Covering a range of topics including Staff behaviour, performance issues, ill or injured staff, protecting staff from criticism on the internet and privacy laws. Two streams for private and government schools plus a combined stream.
Venue : Aerial UTS Function Centre, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW.
4-5 New ! 3rd Australian Universal Design Conference
‘This year the theme is, Home and Away: Creating Inclusion Everywhere with a focus on housing and tourism. The theme extends to services, ICT, media, as well as design of the built environment and open space. This conference comes with a promise to broaden delegates’ thinking about the many ways UD can be utilised and applied. Keynote speakers will cover topics such as the economics of inclusion, future transport, inclusive tourism, and house and home’.
Venue : Brisbane Comnvention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
5-6 Playful Learning : Promoting​ ​ Children’s​ ​Creative​ ​Learning​ ​through​ ​Play [Melbourne]
‘This workshop focuses on how creative experiences drive learning, with a special focus on problem solving and social interactions. Participants will learn about materials and the learning environment as factors in children’s playful, exploratory learning’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
5-7 New ! Senior Policy Officers Intensive
‘Building policy leadership and professional skills to enable senior Policy Officers to analyse and respond to public policy challenges’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
5-9 Asian Festival of Children’s Content [AFCC] 2018
‘Do you write or illustrate stories for children ? Are you looking for the hottest new trend in YA novels ? Are you looking for the latest tips and techniques in early literacy ? If so, the AFCC in Singapore is the place to be !’
Venue : National Library Building, Singapore.
6 Creating Inclusive Practices in Schools Supporting Funded & Non-Funded Students
‘This workshop Unpacks the Disability Standards for Education in order to clarify the legal obligations for education providers; Highlights aspects of the 2015 Review of the Standards; Provides excellent best practice of differentiated strategies for ALL students; and Has strategies to support atypical learners with ready to use handouts’.
Venue : TBC, Townsville, Queensland.
6 New ! Foundations of Learning Sprints
‘This dynamic 1-day workshop provides system, school and teacher leaders with a thorough understanding of the Learning Sprints approach. You will be introduced to the Learning Sprints process and toolkit, and leave equipped with the knowledge of what makes for successful school implementation’.
Venue : Sydney Mint, Sydney, NSW.
6 New ! School Law Victoria 2018
Covering a range of topics including Staff behaviour, performance issues, ill or injured staff, protecting staff from criticism on the internet and privacy laws. Two streams for private and government schools plus a combined stream.
Venue : RACV City Club, Melbourne, Victoria.
6 VCSSDPA Annual Conference
‘This conference continues to offer high quality professional learning delivered by a host renowned leaders in education and educational research. Again, a wonderful opportunity for Deputy Principals from across the state to come together and share in this experience’.
Venue : Silverwater Resort, San Remo, Victoria.
6-7 New ! Executive Presence for Senior Leaders
‘In this immersive evidence-based program you will explore the four primary dimensions that underpin executive presence. Having completed this program, you will also be better equipped to have meaningful coaching conversations to boost your team’s capacity’.
Venue : Monash Business School, Caulfield campus, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-7 The International Summit on PLC at Work™ [Brisbane]
‘Achieve equity. Elevate learning. Whether you’re just beginning your PLC journey or want to reinvigorate your practices, this is a must-attend event. With top-notch training delivered by internationally renowned experts, The International Summit on PLC at Work™ will transform the way you think about PLC’.
Venue : TBD, Brisbane, Queensland.
6-7 VDC 2018 Teaching and Learning Conference
‘The 2018 VDC Teaching and Learning Conference will highlight how VET Practitioners can achieve high quality delivery, innovative teaching practices and improve student outcomes’.
Venue : RACV Torquay Resort, Torquay, Victoria.
6-8 2018 Family Day Care Australia National Conference
‘The conference will provide the opportunity to explore and embrace the unique strengths of family day care with your peers, celebrate the centrality of children across all aspects of our pedagogy and practice, and help us to solidify our collective vision for family day care into the future’.
Venue : Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Gold Coast, Queensland.
7 Effectively Differentiating Learning in Every Classroom
‘Supporting classroom teachers and curriculum planners develop an understanding of differentiation and use strategies that support the learning of typical and atypical learners including students who are gifted’.
Venue : TBC, Townsville, Queensland.
7 The AIS Mathematics Conference 2018
‘Participants will hear from relevant keynote speakers and there will be a series of workshop opportunities designed to engage teachers with the Years 7-10 Mathematics courses. Part of the conference will also explore the new Stage 6 assessment requirements and how teachers can adjust their learning, teaching and assessment accordingly’.
Venue : The Kings School, North Parramatta, NSW.
7 The Behaviour Ambulance
‘The Behaviour Ambulance details in the most seriously entertaining way, the five key areas that teachers and schools need to consider ,if they are to successfully develop fully functioning, high performing and socially competent learners. Greg has organised 35 highly researched, totally doable, practical strategies into five keys areas’.
Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.
7-8 FlipCon New Zealand 2018
‘Delegates will delve deeply into practical, hands-on workshops we are calling Cohorts [The Individual Space]. You will also select from sessions that will focus on the Group Space [The Extra Time in Class]’.
Venue : Ormiston Senior College, Auckland, New Zealand.
7-8 P and Cs Queensland State Conference
‘Throughout the conference we will be exploring the Queensland Department of Education Parent and Community Engagement Framework, and what this means for parents, teachers and principals in ensuring that every child has every chance for success’.
Venue : Sofitel Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland.
7-8 The 13th Joint Conference on Chemistry 2018
‘Providing a forum for researchers, educators, students and industries to exchange ideas, to communicate and discuss research findings and new advances in chemical sciences’.
Venue : Hotel Santika Premiere,Kota Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia.
7-9 2018 ACA Conference
‘A focus on how counselling builds and supports resilience. The conference will be looking, but not exclusively, at how counselling helps people bounce back from issues such as bullying, prejudice, violence, dysfunctional relationships, loss, trauma and other similar life challenges’.
Venue : Stamford Plaza Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
8 New ! Dare To Know 2018
‘We are a student body currently studying a Bachelor of Clinical Practice- Paramedicine at Charles Sturt University. The conference is aimed at initiating research early in students encouraging precise clinical judgement and the continuum use of evidence-based practice’.
Venue : Charles Sturt University, Panorama Ave, Building 1292, Bathurst, NSW.
8 IEU NSW/ACT Early Childhood Conference
‘Lifting Our Game highlights the significant improvements needed to improve access to high quality early childhood education and care in Australia including ongoing and adequate funding and addressing workforce issues. For those who cannot attend in person the Early Childhood Conference will be livestreamed’.
Venue : Mercure Sydney, Ultimo, NSW.
8 Mind Matters - Embracing Cultural Diversity
‘This webinar will explore the diversity work of schools across Australia through the opportunity to share and network; Core issues and concerns faced by culturally and linguistically diverse families and schools; Practical strategies to enhance partnerships between schools and families, utilising the KidsMatter Primary and MindMatters four component frameworks; Practical strategies to improve accessibility and inclusiveness of culturally and linguistically diverse families and their needs at your school; and Other resources and tools available online to schools’.
Venue : Online, National.
8 New Activist Conference 2018 [NSWTF]
‘The conference is for teachers in their first 5 years of teaching, or first 10 years if they hold a Federation position, who are interested in becoming more active within the Federation’.
Venue : Federation Conference Centre, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
8 P811 AEU Early Childhood Conference 2018
‘We are the Experts - building the voice of the profession’.
Venue : Teacher Development Centre, Abbotsford, Victoria.
8-9 New ! International Conference on Applied Physics and Mathematics [ICAPM] 2018
‘Aiming to be one of the leading International conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Applied Physics and Mathematics. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Applied Physics and Mathematics related techniques’.
Venue : Park Regis North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
8-9 International Conference on Development of Research in Social Sciences, Humanities, Business and Management Studies
Multiple tracks for participants to choose from can be found among the information on this site.
Venue : Rydges on Swanston Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
8-9 New ! International Conference on Psychology, Language and Teaching [ICPLT] 2018
‘Aiming to be one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Psychology, Language and Teaching. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Psychology, Language and Teaching related techniques’.
Venue : Park Regis North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
8-10 ICEF Higher Education Workshop
‘Provides a targeted opportunity for international tertiary institutions, selected higher education focused agents, and relevant service providers to hold pre-scheduled, one-to-one business meetings, effectively and efficiently’.
Venue : Crowne Plaza, Geneva, Switzerland.
9-13 TEMC 2018
‘This conference will explore the future of higher education, and how we can utilize the opportunities presented to us to make this transformation happen’.
Venue : Crown Conference Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
9-14 International Association for Educational Assessment Annual Conference
Assessment and Big Data. ‘This conference will provide an opportunity for researches and practitioners to share their understandings of current processes and findings, as well as to look at opportunities for exploiting Big Data’.
Venue : St Catherine’s College, Oxford, United Kingdom.
10-11 ICPE Singapore 2018
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Physics Education’.
Venue : River View Hotel Singapore, Havelock Road, Singapore.
10-12 International Symposium on Education, Psychology and Social Sciences [ISEPSS] 2018
‘An international platform for scholars, researchers and practitioners to discuss interdisciplinary research and practices in the fields of business and management, communication, economics, education, finance, humanities and culture studies, law, literature and linguistics, psychology, society and more’.
Venue : Hotel Okura Fukuoka, Fukuoka, Japan.
11 New ! 2018 National Industry Skills Forums [Canberra]
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 : Canberra, ACT.
11 Coaching and Mentoring [Darwin]
‘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 : TBC, Darwin, Northern Territory.
11-13 General Practice Training and Education Conference 2018 [GPTEC 2018]
‘GPTEC 2018 Switch On will challenge and stimulate, inspire and motivate educators, supervisors, registrars, leaders and funders’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
11-13 New ! Senior Policy Officers Intensive
‘Building policy leadership and professional skills to enable senior Policy Officers to analyse and respond to public policy challenges’.
Venue : Brisbane, Queensland.
11-14 30th Annual EAIE Conference and Exhibition 2018
‘This year’s theme invites us to face outward into the world, join forces with those who share our vision and engage with those who may have differing view. Way beyond the Palace of Nations, the city’s mountainous landscape reminds us to continue to aim for a brighter future’.
Venue : Palais des Expositions et des Congrès [Palexpo], Geneva, Switzerland.
12 Effective Pedagogy - High Impact Strategies [Darwin]
‘Based on the credible research of Professor John Hattie and the Visible Learning team, Dr Robert Marzano, founder of The Art and Science of Teaching, and Douglas Fisher and Nancy Frey’s structured teaching approach, this workshop will explore a range of different teaching strategies that you can implement in the context of your class, that actually work’.
Venue : TBC, Darwin, Northern Territory.
12 New ! Student Motivation : ...
Practical Strategies That Will Increase Engagement, Learning & Persistence‘. This webinar will provide context and strategies for you and your colleagues to consider and develop’.
Venue : Online Webinar.
12-14 2018 Conference & Annual General Meeting [DASSH]
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
12-14 BAICE Conference 2018
‘The aim of this conference is to consider how central concepts in the field of comparative and international education – such as development, sustainability and global social justice – can be reimagined in order to offer new trajectories for educational research, policy and practice’.
Venue : University of York, Centre for Research on Education and Social Justice, York, England.
12-14 2018 ACAL Conference
Learning in diverse communities : strengths, reflections and questions. ‘The 2018 conference will provide delegates with a wide range of opportunities to engage in dialogue around research and practice’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
13 Leadership Program [Darwin]
‘Designed for teachers and leaders who are looking to improve and develop their leadership qualities. Whether you have just landed your first leadership position, are considering a future in a leadership role, or have been in leadership for some time and need that spark, this workshop will support your growth and development as a leader. We will cover essential attributes and skills of effective leadership’.
Venue : TBC, Darwin, Northern Territory.
13-14 2018 Fall Global Management Conference
‘An international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices in leadership and management. It promotes collaborative excellence between academicians and professionals from Management and Leadership disciplines’.
Venue : Hampton Inn & Suites, Riverside, California, USA.
13-14 2018 National VET Conference
‘The theme for the two day conference is ‘Skilling Australia’s VET Future’ and will focus on multiple streams including : Department of Education & Training, RTO Management & Compliance, Training & Assessing, VET Shaper, Foundation Skills, eLearning and Regulator streams’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
13-16 2018 IPSHA Biennial Conference
‘Shining Futures - Connect, Collaborate, Create’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Somerville House, South Bank Brisbane, Queensland.
14 Engaging the Netflix Generation
‘Participants will be surprised how easy it has become [even in the past two years] to record lessons, so that students can stream them on demand, anywhere, anytime. They will leave with simple effective strategies for engaging the students they teach, as well as a repertoire of tools to put those strategies into action the very next day’.
Venue : Karstens Conference Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
14 The Happy Educator - Wellbeing at Work [Sydney]
‘Many teachers struggle with feelings of frustration and overwhelm in what should otherwise be an energizing profession. This workshop offers participants a unique approach to creating well-being at work: by learning skills to better cope with negativity and by learning to build on positive experiences’.
Venue : Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney, NSW.
14 New ! Workshop on App Development Approaches
‘This workshop will introduce researchers in the language sciences [fieldworkers, psycholinguists] and language teachers [foreign languages, Aboriginal languages, classics] to app development approaches’.
Venue : ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language Western Sydney University, Parramatta, NSW.
14-15 Updated ! ResCon Australia 2018
‘Prior to attending ResCon delegates will have access to a 10-hour online training and certification course – Flipped Learning Certification Level 1. This will provide you with fantastic learning, ideas and practical advice before attending the face-to- face conference’. Previously known as FlipCon.
Venue : Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria.
14-16 2018 MANSW Annual Conference - ‘New Horizons’
The association is ‘proud to announce that Dan Meyer will be the keynote speaker at its 2018 Annual Conference’.
Venue : Novotel Wollongong, Northbeach, Wollongong, NSW.
15 New ! TEDxQUT
‘ At our TEDxQUT event, TEDTalks video and live speakers will combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events, including ours, are self-organised’.
Venue : Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland.
15-17 International Conference on Statistics, Mathematical Modelling and Analysis [SMMA] 2018
‘This Conference will cover issues on Statistics, Mathematical Modelling and Analysis. It is dedicated to creating a stage for exchanging the latest research results and sharing the advanced research methods’.
Venue : Chongqing Yangtze Island Hotel, Chongqing, China.
16-17 Making STEM Work - STEM Conference 2018
‘Conference is centred around the “how to” of STEM. The focus is on STEM in the classroom by giving teachers and school leaders ideas that will help them implement their own school’s STEM initiatives and stimulating thinking and discussions about the importance of STEM to our futures’.
Venue : Crown Convention Centre, Burswood, Perth, Western Australia.
16-19 Pacific RimResearch Libraries Alliance 2018 Meeting
‘Access in a Networked World : Challenges, Opportunities and Solutions fo PRRLA Librariesr’.
Venue : University of California [Berkeley], Berkeley, California, USA.
17 The Happy Educator - Wellbeing at Work [Brisbane]
‘Many teachers struggle with feelings of frustration and overwhelm in what should otherwise be an energizing profession. This workshop offers participants a unique approach to creating well-being at work: by learning skills to better cope with negativity and by learning to build on positive experiences’.
Venue : Hilton Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
17-18 New ! Big Data & Analytics Innovation Summit
‘The largest gathering of senior business executives leading Big Data initiatives in Australasia. We return to bring you the latest trends and innovations within data analytics, through best practice cases, keynote presentations, and exclusive networking opportunities’.
Venue : Sheraton on the Park, Sydney, NSW.
17-19 Australian Engineering Conference 2018 [AEC 2018]
‘This year’s conference will tackle the impacts of engineering challenges, from the ethics and limits of artificial intelligence to the role of robots in our daily lives. We’ll introduce you to leaders in the field, and concrete applications of emerging technologies’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
18 New ! 2018 National Industry Skills Forums [Brisbane]
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 : Brisbane, Queensland.
18 New ! 2018 SSP Webinar : Linked Databases : Publishing Research Data
‘Many publishers are starting to require authors to link their data and the resources used in their research to public databases. In this webinar, we discuss some examples of how publishers have successfully implemented this and best practices to encourage broader participation’.
Venue : Online Webinar.
18 New ! South Australia Women in Leadership Workshop
‘The Women in Leadership Workshop is an inspiring learning and networking platform. The event aims to provide existing and emerging leaders with the strategies and skills required to excel in their careers’.
Venue : Cliftons Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
18-21 APPA National Conference 2018
‘This is the premier event for primary school leaders who want to hear national and international presenters representing the global education profession. Delegates will experience visionary keynote sessions on the latest cutting edge research, plus a number of concurrent sessions aimed to take a deeper dive to address common challenges and provide knowledge sharing opportunities’.
Venue : Crown Conference Complex, Perth, Western Australia.
18-21 The ARMS 2018 Conference
Research Futures: Thinking long term in a world of short attention spans. ‘Aiming to build discussion across all areas of research administration and management on how best to position and support research for future global and local needs, what infrastructure is needed to invest in now for the future, and how to ensure research creates an impact’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.
19 The Happy Educator - Wellbeing at Work [Perth]
‘Many teachers struggle with feelings of frustration and overwhelm in what should otherwise be an energizing profession. This workshop offers participants a unique approach to creating well-being at work: by learning skills to better cope with negativity and by learning to build on positive experiences’.
Venue : Perth Fraser Suites, Perth, Western Australia.
19-21 English Australia Conference 2018
‘The conference will provide professional development and up-to-date information to enable you to learn from and network with colleagues and peers from around Australia as well as government stakeholders, regulatory bodies and suppliers of products and services to the English language sector’.
Venue : Sofitel Wentworth, Sydney, NSW.
19-21 New ! International Evaluation Conference
‘Conference theme : Transformations. As we explore what these transformations mean for the role of evaluation and evaluators, we hope to equip you with new questions, networks and ways of thinking. Join us in helping shape the future of evaluation in this changing context’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Launceston, Tasmania.
19-22 Early Childhood Australia National Conference 2018
‘An annual early childhood conference for all who are involved in supporting the growth, development and learning of young children. Covering Leadership and Ethics; Rights and respect; Contemporary practice in teaching and learning; and Risks and resilience’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
20-21 Evidence Based Teaching Summit
‘Through presentations, workshops, case-studies and panel discussions, the Evidence Based Teaching Summit will provide the knowledge and skills needed to implement or improve the use of high-quality data collection and analysis in teaching and learning and an understanding of the ways in which EBT is currently affecting educational advancement and the future of teaching’.
Venue : Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
20-21 The 5th International Conference on Social Sciences 2018
‘The conference will be commenced by creating an amalgamated global platform where enthusiastic researches, policy makers, stake holders and intellectual scholars getting together for a common purpose of identifying the challenges and issues in Social Sciences and come for solid and sustained methods to solve the particular issues by their combined research findings’.
Venue : Colombo, Sri Lanka.
21 Graduate Study Expo
‘The University of Melbourne’s 18 graduate schools will present their courses at the Graduate Study Expo. Whether you’re interested in a coursework or research degree - from Graduate Certificate to PhD level - professional and academic staff will be available to talk you through your Graduate options and answer questions about courses’.
Venue : Sofitel on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.
21 The Happy Educator - Wellbeing at Work [Darwin]
‘Many teachers struggle with feelings of frustration and overwhelm in what should otherwise be an energizing profession. This workshop offers participants a unique approach to creating well-being at work: by learning skills to better cope with negativity and by learning to build on positive experiences’.
Venue : Vibe Waterfront, Darwin, Northern Territory.
21-22 ICMESS’18
All organisational details available from the site. Monitor for further program information.
Venue : Hotel Ibis Pattaya, Pattaya, Thailand.
24 New ! 2018 Overseas Teaching Seminar
‘Find out if a career teaching overseas is right for you from Nick Kendell, an experienced teacher who has lived the dream. Have your questions answered first hand, from Nick who worked abroad as a new teacher, a head of school, and now a recruiter’.
Venue : St Dominic’s School Hall, 145 Highfield Rd., Camberwell East, Victoria.
24 Get Active Queensland Accreditation Program [Moving, Learning Classrooms]
‘The course is designed for Primary School classroom teachers in state and non-state sectors. The course will provide the tools for classroom teachers to teach physical activity and to use movement as a vehicle for other learning’.
Venue : Sunshine Coast Uni, Sunshine Coast, Queensland.
24 The Happy Educator - Wellbeing at Work [Adelaide]
‘Many teachers struggle with feelings of frustration and overwhelm in what should otherwise be an energizing profession. This workshop offers participants a unique approach to creating well-being at work: by learning skills to better cope with negativity and by learning to build on positive experiences’.
Venue : Hilton Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
24-25 EdTechTeam Rockhampton Summit
‘Be inspired by keynote speakers throughout the two day Summit who will set the stage for your summit experience. Choose from compelling sessions about all the Apps in the G Suite for Education’.
Venue : Emmaus College, Norman Gardens, Queensland.
24-25 Education and e-Learning [EeL] Conference 2018
‘With e-learning, students can have the access to other universities and academic resource materials from other countries, thereby broadening the knowledge base of students. Given these advantages, it is pivotal to deliberate upon the development of technology use in education’.
Venue : Hotel Fort Canning, Canning Walk, Singapore.
24-25 New ! Flipped Learning Workshop [Melbourne
‘The Flipped Classroom movement is sweeping the world as growing numbers of educators are switching to active learning. Active learning has emerged as the foundation of all good instruction and Flipped Learning is the simplest path to active learning’.
Venue : Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 GSTF Education and e-Learning Conference [EeL 2018]
‘Did technologies really innovate education ? What is assessed and fostered in our Education ? Do technologies contribute to effectiveness or efficiency in education ? What is public education for ? more’.
Venue : Hotel Fort Canning, Singapore.
24-25 New ! International Conference on Science, Technology, Engineering and Management [ICSTEM] 2018
The conference aims to ‘bring together innovative academics and industrial experts in the field of Science Technology and Management to a common forum’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-26 15th International Conference on Higher Education Reform [2018 HER]
‘An international dialogue on Reinventing the Public Mission of Higher Education : Policies and Practice. The goal is to provide a platform for researchers, senior higher education policymakers, and higher education leaders who seek to expand engagement in this question and to explore and promote new solutions at local, national and international levels and sharing best practices’.
Venue : Johns Hopkins University, Homewood Campus, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
24-26 MoodleMoot Australia 2018
‘MoodleMoots are the place to recharge your practice: discover the state of the art in online learning, meet peers using Moodle in other institutions, and share your discoveries in an open, inclusive environment’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
24-26 New ! Senior Policy Officers Intensive
‘Building policy leadership and professional skills to enable senior Policy Officers to analyse and respond to public policy challenges’.
Venue : Sydney, NSW.
24-26 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Federation University, Berwick]
‘We often talk about science but do we really know where it fits into our busy lives ? Students in Years 9 and 10 can participate in this three day program on FedUni’s Berwick campus to explore the different fields of science’.
Venue : Federation University, Berwick, Victoria.
24-28 New ! Instructional Coaching Workshop [with Jim Knight]
‘Offers professional development addressing the following six areas : Adult learning; An instructional coaching cycle; Using video recordings to gather data; Instructional practices described in an instructional playbook; Communication skills; and Leadership skills’.
Venue : Brighton Grammar, Urwin Centre for Learning, Brighton, Victoria.
24-28 Literacy Intensive 2018 [AGOSCI]
‘A fabulous 5-day instructional course which covers theoretical and practical aspects of balanced literacy instruction for children and adults with disabilities, including complex communication needs’.
Venue : Calamvale Hotel, Suites and Conference Centre, Calamvale, Queensland.
25 2018 Higher Education Research Group of Adelaide [HERGA] Conference
‘The theme this year is Assessment. Sub-themes include The nature of assessment; Feedback; Theories and models of assessment; Online assessment and assessment using technology; Peer and Self Assessment; Group Work; Flexible Assessment; What controls do you give students to determine weightings, due dates and perhaps even content of their assignments ? Analytics in assessment’.
Venue : Flinders University [Tonsely Park], Adelaide, South Australia.
25 New ! The Explicit Teaching of Writing F-6
‘This workshop will address the strands of Language, Literature and Literacy from the AC:E with direct references to NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum : English K-10’.
Venue : Alawa Primary School, Alawa, NT.
25-27 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [USQ, Toowoomba]
‘Designed to provide students, interested in science and technology, with an opportunity to participate in a wide range of hands on activities, under the guidance of experts from the University of Southern Queensland and the Department of Agriculture and Forestry’.
Venue : University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Queensland.
25-27 THE World Academic Summit 2018
‘The summit has rapidly established itself as the preeminent annual gathering in global higher education, bringing together the leaders from the world’s best and most ambitious universities, Nobel laureates, leading decision-makers from government and industry’.
Venue : National University of Singapore, Singapore.
25-28 2018 Conference - Australian Society of Archivists
‘We ask you to imagine the implications and consequences of technology on our work and our collections; to view past, present and future through a glass, differently’.
Venue : The Astral, Crown Perth, Burswood, Western Australia.
25-28 Digital Humanities Australasia 2018
‘The conference will explore how the Digital Humanities enhance our ability to make connections between disciplines, sectors, countries, ways of thinking, people and possibilities. Sessions will focus on praxis and innovation across the international scene, with emphasis on local and regional communities of practice in Australasia and the Pacific’.
Venue : University of South Australia, City West Campus, Adelaide, South Australia.
25-28 ICL2018
‘This interdisciplinary conference aims to focus on the exchange of relevant trends and research results as well as the presentation of practical experiences in Interactive Collaborative Learning and Engineering Pedagogy’.
Venue : Kos International Convention Centre, Kos Island, Greece.
26 New ! 2018 National Industry Skills Forums [Sydney]
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 : Sydney, NSW.
26 New ! 2018 Overseas Teaching Seminar
‘Find out if a career teaching overseas is right for you from Nick Kendell, an experienced teacher who has lived the dream. Have your questions answered first hand, from Nick who worked abroad as a new teacher, a head of school, and now a recruiter’.
Venue : 44 Ferry St, Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland.
26 The AIS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Conference 2018
‘The conference will focus on moving Aboriginal Education from discussion into action. Participants will engage with school leaders, classroom teachers and researchers to learn more about what outcomes are currently being achieved by evidence-based strategies in NSW independent schools’.
Venue : AIS NSW, Sydney, NSW.
26 The Happy Educator - Wellbeing at Work [Melbourne]
‘Many teachers struggle with feelings of frustration and overwhelm in what should otherwise be an energizing profession. This workshop offers participants a unique approach to creating well-being at work: by learning skills to better cope with negativity and by learning to build on positive experiences’.
Venue : Melbourne Ibis Hotels and Apartments, Melbourne, Victoria.
26 New ! UNSW Engineering Postgraduate Research Symposium 2018
‘Public engagement and demonstrating impact is vital to create funding opportunities for conducting ground-breaking research and also impress the potential employers. The symposium provides an opportunity to practice this crucial but difficult skill of explaining your research work to a non-expert audience, network with researchers from both academic and industry’.
Venue : Ainsworth Building, UNSW, Kensington, NSW.
26-27 New ! Australian Conference on Science and Mathematics Education [ACSME] 2018
‘This conference encompasses biological sciences, chemistry, geosciences, health sciences, information technology, learning and cognitive sciences, mathematics and statistics, molecular and microbial sciences, physics and psychology as well as the various fields of the applied sciences. Theme : Future Learning, Future Teaching’.
Venue : Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia.
26-28 AUBEA2018 Conference
‘The theme of the conference this year is Educating Building Professionals for the Future : Innovation, Technology and Sustainability,in the Globalised Market. It looks specifically into the joint efforts between universities and industry in educating future building professionals leveraging on innovation, technology and sustainability, in our increasingly globalised world’.
Venue : Curtin University, Singapore Campus, Singapore.
26-28 Community, Capital and Culture : 2018 ASFLA National Conference
‘This conference continues the celebratory theme initiated at ASFLA 2016 by focusing on the achievements of Systemic Functional Linguistics. The conference is inclusive of all areas and applications of SFL, as well as related fields of inquiry, such as multimodality and LCT’.
Venue : City West Campus, University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia.
26-28 QUESTnet 2018 Conference
‘The leading forum for technology professions in Higher Education to hear from the most engaging thought leaders, the best vendors and solutions, and share what people are actually doing now to make a real difference in our great Universities’.
Venue : Pullman Reef Hotel Casino Cairns, Cairns, Queensland.
26-28 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Australian National University, Canberra]
‘Students attending the ACT ConocoPhillips Science Experience will visit scientific research facilities across the Australian National University for a range of tours and hands-on activities. Each year our program is designed to bring fresh perspectives in science research. A key feature each year is our evening reception for parents, teachers and students’.
Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
26-28 The SEAAIR Forum
‘The Conference offers members an opportunity to mingle with leaders in the field from all types of institutions. Join us as rising stars and venerated veterans engage in a lively exchange of new ideas, time-proven techniques, and invaluable tricks of the trade’.
Venue : Ancol, northern Jakarta, Indonesia.
26-28 W100 Annual Conference 2018
World 100 Reputation Network. ‘The 2018 World 100 Conference will explore Differentiation around a series of themes’.
Venue : The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
27 New ! Annual Design Research Conference 2018 [ADR18]
‘The Conference is devoted to design research in built environment fields [architecture, landscape, interior, and urban design]. It will consist of plenary sessions and a curated exhibition for design works’.
Venue : The University of Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning, Camperdown, NSW.
27 New ! How To Address Plagiarism & Academic Dishonesty In Online Classes
Innovative Educators. ‘With the goal of preventing plagiarism and cheating from happening in the first place, we will explore a few interrelated issues. We’ll consider the motives and reasons behind academic dishonesty and then take a look at some of the tactics online students employ to cheat and plagiarize. We will also explore ways in which we can design and manage our classes with the goal of minimizing or preventing plagiarism and academic dishonesty’.
Venue : Online Webinar.
27 Wellbeing @ Work Event [Sydney] 2018
‘Learn from workplace experts and business leaders about the latest wellbeing developments and successes that are enhancing individual and organisational performance in companies globally’.
Venue : Doltone House, Pyrmont, NSW.
27-28 2018 IMBES Conference
‘A great time of networking, professional development, and presentations of new, exciting research and information. More details will be added to the website as they are confirmed’.
Venue : Los Angeles, California, USA.
27-28 Annual Design Research Conference
‘A conference devoted to design research in built environment fields; architecture, landscape, interior, and urban design’.
Venue : Sydney Sydney School of Architecture, Design and Planning, Sydney, NSW.
27-28 ACSME 2018
Future Learning, Future Teaching. ‘The conference on is for tertiary science and mathematics educators to share ideas and keep up to date’.
Venue : Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia.
27-30 2018 APS Congress
‘The APS Congress is a major showcase for Psychology in Australia’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, NSW.
27-30 2018 FATFA/NAFT Conference
Cartographie du français en Australie ; défis pédagogiques d'aujourd'hui, solutions pratiques de demain - Mapping French in Australia; pedagogical challenges of today, practical solutions for tomorrow​’.
Venue : University of Sydney, The New Law School, Sydney, New South Wales, .
29-30 New ! Play World Australia 2018
‘Play World is a promise to kids, to create a high energy, engaging, interactive and most importantly, fun event experience unlike anything Australia’s ever seen before’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
29-9/7-10 Finland 2018 [The Finnish Education System - Why a PISA marvel ?]
‘Join your colleagues on a private, custom designed teacher professional development tour to understand how Finland has managed to consistently remain at the top of the PISA Scale for education ... despite having the shortest school year in the western world’.
Venue : Finland.
30-9/3-10 Chemeca 2018
‘The theme for 2018 is Chemical Engineering in Australasia. Chemeca is the opportunity for the chemical engineering profession and associated disciplines to network and learn from each other. The conference will include sustainability, process safety, education, chemical engineering fundamentals and systems, collaboration along with the ‘bio’ dimension’.
Venue : Millennium Hotel Queenstown/Copthorne Hotel and Resort Queenstown Lakefront, Queenstown, New Zealand.

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1-2 New ! Authentic Leadership
‘Discover who you are; your values, principles, motivations and passions. Learn how to harness these traits to strengthen the way you lead, in this inspiring and empowering workshop presented by renowned US leadership expert Dana Born’. Australia and New Zealand School of Government [ANZSOG]
Venue : Melbourne Business School, Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-4 Kodaly National Conference 2018
‘The Kodály National Conference New Horizons : Diverse Perspectives, Shared Journey invites music educators and the broader community to reflect on new possibilities in Kodály-inspired research and practice’.
Venue : TBC, Perth, Western Australia.
1-5 International Conference on Physics Education [ICPE] 2018
‘The main objective of the International Conference on Physics Education is to attract physics educators, postgraduate students, teachers, researchers and policy makers working in physics educational research and in physics education. Participants are expected from schools, colleges, universities and governments from all parts of the world’.
Venue : Misty Hills Hotel and Conference Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa.
1-5 Jim Knight Coaching Institute
‘These workshops have not previously been offered within Australia. There will be a workshop for “School Leaders” and another for potential instructional coaches. Both courses promise to be ground breaking from the perspective of what school leaders and instructional coaches need to know about effective coaching; such an integral facet of the 21st Century learning model. Participants will leave these courses with practical and sustainable knowledge about how to create, consolidate and sustain effective coaching models in their schools’.
Venue : Somerset College, Mudgeeraba, Queensland.
2 Educhange 2018
‘Three powerful sessions. Nine incredible speakers sharing stories of leading innovation and change. Endless possibilities to connect, build and share with 450 of the most forward thinking professionals, just like you’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
2-3 New ! Executive Personal Assistants
AIS. ‘A professional learning opportunity for key support staff to the school leadership team. Participants will examine their roles as the public face of the organisation and the gatekeeper and minder for the Principal and others’.
Venue : AIS Conference Centre, York Street, Sydney, NSW.
2-3 Making a Difference : Girls for Change Leadership Summit [Sydney]
‘Filled with workshops, fun activities, inspiring mentors and powerful speakers Making a Difference will give girls the opportunity to develop entrepreneurial and leadership skills. Years 9, 10 and 11 girls in Australia or Years 10,11 and 12 girls in New Zealand from Alliance member schools and non-member schools are invited to attend’.
Venue : Ravenswood School for Girls, Sydney, NSW.
2-3 New ! Women’s Leadership Strategy Workshop [Melbourne]
‘This two-day, immersive program has been specially designed for anyone working to champion diversity and Women’s Leadership, people and culture professionals and D&I specialists’.
Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-4 ANZELA 2018 Conference
‘The conference theme explores new developments in education and law, with a particular emphasis on innovative ways of meeting traditional challenges and the needs of regional communities’.
Venue : Rydges Esplanade Hotel, Cairns, Queensland.
2-4 HTAA National Conference
‘The conference program will include content for both primary and secondary teachers’.
Venue : National Library of Australia & Museum of Australian Democracy, Canberra, ACT.
2-4 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Griffith University, Gold Coast]
‘Each 3 day program is designed to provide students who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : Griffith University, Gold Coast, Queensland.
2-5 Australian Council for Computers in Education [ACCE] 2018
‘The theme of the 2018 conference is ImpaCT, and our presenters will be given the challenge of demonstrating how we can ensure maximum effect on student learning using the technologies we employ. Additionally, we will be doing a health check on the rollout of Technology Curriculum and ensuring the many resources produced to support this can be shared’.
Venue : Royal Randwick Racecourse, Sydney, NSW.
2-5 Tertiary ICT Conference 2018
‘The theme for the event will be “Building for a Diverse Future”. The theme will investigate the impact digital innovation and change are having on the New Zealand higher education sector’.
Venue : Ara Institute of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand.
2-5 The Australian Council of TESOL Associations International Conference 2018
‘This conference will contribute to the ongoing examination of the theories and practices underpinning the TESOL field, and will project into future directions, whether as policy, pedagogy, materials design, assessment or community involvement’.
Venue : Adelaide, South Australia.
2-6 Listening to Country : Understanding the Sovereignty of Indigenous Knowledge
Steiner Education Australia. ‘Listening to Country is about listening to and learning from Indigenous Elders, knowledge keepers and artisans in ‘yarning circles’ or other settings chosen by the Elders present’.
Venue : Shearwater Steiner School, Mullumbimby.
3 New ! 2018 Overseas Teaching Seminar
‘Find out if a career teaching overseas is right for you from Nick Kendell, an experienced teacher who has lived the dream. Have your questions answered first hand, from Nick who worked abroad as a new teacher, a head of school, and now a recruiter’.
Venue : Adina Apartment Hotel, Haymarket, Sydney, NSW.
3-4 TECHpalooza
Formerly iPadpaloozaGC. ‘TECHpalooza will focus on creativity, social collaboration, engagement and the revolutionary ideas educators use to integrate digital technologies into classrooms’.
Venue : St Hilda's School, Southport, Queensland.
3-5 2018 ACEL National Conference
‘The 2018 conference will discuss the process of learning through experience, providing delegates with an opportunity to develop their professional knowledge and apply this knowledge to schools and systems’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-5 2018 ACEN Conference
‘WIL : Creating Connections, Building Futures ’.
Venue : QUT/ Griffith University and Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
3-5 2018 APACS National Conference
‘The theme for the 2018 National Conference will be Translating Learning into Practice. The Conference will explore how we as practitioners translate our learning to interventions that change the lives of those in our care. It also means we challenge and support each other to benefit the families, schools and individuals as they learn and change their practices’.
Venue : Rendezvous Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-5 ARSC2018 Conference
All details relating to this conference can be found on the site.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
3-5 Business Educators Australasia 2018 Biennial Conference
‘A conference for accounting, business, economics and legal educators. With over 30 sessions linked to the curriculum, there will be many opportunities to learn new classroom strategies, update your knowledge in business education and network with colleagues’.
Venue : National Library of Australia, Canberra, ACT.
3-5 Globalizing the student rebellion in the long ’68 – Conference in History of Education
‘The objective of this Symposium is to create a space for reflection and exchange of ideas between researchers from different backgrounds and historiographical currents on young university students in action during the “long ’68”’.
Venue : University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain.
3-5 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [University of Technology, Sydney]
‘During these three days, you will experience what it is like to be a UTS Science student as you participate in various hands-on and fun science, maths and technology activities and explore some of the hottest topics in forensic science, physics, microbiology and mathematical modelling’.
Venue : University of Technology, Sydney, NSW.
3-5 Zero to Three Annual Conference 2018
‘The early childhood field is evolving – every day there are new things to learn, new people to meet, new perspectives to consider, new opportunities to discover. Zero to Three’s Annual Conference 2018 is your destination for professional and personal growth. With a vast array of outstanding speakers and sessions, this exceptional event will expand your horizons and raise your expectations’.
Venue : Denver, Colorado, USA.
3-6 FIE 2018
‘Creating an inclusive venue for advancing excellence in teaching, research, and creative activity. We bring together a multidisciplinary global community committed to developing the future of engineering and computing education’.
Venue : San Jose Marriott, San Jose, California, USA.
4-5 Arlis/ANZ Conference 2018
‘In this 2018 conference let’s look at how our collections are being used. What is exciting, what is ground breaking ? Also, stretching into the near future and being prepared, where our collections can take us, who our users will be, how our collections can be used and to what purpose ?’
Venue : National Portrait Gallery and National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, ACT.
4-5 EdTechTeam Townsville Summit
‘Be inspired by keynote speakers throughout the two day Summit who will set the stage for your summit experience. Choose from compelling sessions about all the Apps in the G Suite for Education’.
Venue : St Anthony’s Catholic College, Townsville, Queensland.
4-5 ICAES 2018 : 20th International Conference on Aerobic Exercise and Strength
‘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 Aerobic Exercise and Strength’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, NSW.
4-5 ICEET Sydney 2018 : International Conference on Economics Education and Training
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Economics Education and Training’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
4-5 ICETC Sydney 2018
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Electronic Technology and Cybernetics’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
4-5 ICPEET Sydney 2018 : International Conference on Preschool Education and Educational Technology
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Preschool Education and Educational Technology’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
4-7 CLESOL Conference 2018
‘The theme of the conference is Transforming our Landscape, chosen for language users and teachers to reflect shifting perspectives in the diversity of language use in society language learning, teaching and teacher training social and educational policy decisions which affect us’.
Venue : Christ’s College, Christchurch, New Zealand.
5 2018 Vice-Chancellors Panel [Melbourne]
CEDA. ‘Australia’s world-class universities play a decisive role in the transition to a high-skill, knowledge economy. Vice-Chancellors from Australian universities will share their insights on the policy settings, strategic direction and role of universities in Australia’s economic future’.
Venue : Grand Hyatt Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
5-7 CLESOL Conference 2018
‘The conference is a platform for connecting conversation and actions about teaching, learning, equity, and diversity as they impact at family, community, professional and policy level’.
Venue : Christ’s College, Christchurch, New Zealand.
6 Learning Leaders in Higher Education Conference
‘This one-day conference invites participants to consider all of the ways staff and students can act as learning leaders, what leadership of learning and teaching is and what is unique about it’.
Venue : Pullman Melbourne on the Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-9 ASA 2018 - Adelaide National Scientific Congress
‘Plenaries, refreshers and concurrent sessions will be held in the East complex and the wide range of workshops and small group discussions will take place in the Riverbank rooms in the West complex. At the core of the meeting is the Exhibition Hall, located in the Central complex, making it an ideal location for social and networking opportunities’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
7-8 Higher Education Quality Network Conference
‘The Higher Education Quality Network Conference : Assessment, Integrity, Review will be held on the two days following’ the Learning Leaders In Higher Educatuon Conference.
Venue : Pullman Melbourne on the Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
7-10 2018 Clute International Conferences Las Vegas
‘The conferences provide a platform to enhance your knowledge and professional skills through interaction with colleagues and peers from different nationalities and backgrounds. This year the conferences include: The Clute International Academic Conference on Business [IACB] and the Clute International Conference on Education [ICE]. The Clute Institute is also sponsoring tracks in Science Education [ISEC] and Technology in Education [ICTE]’.
Venue : LINQ Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
7-10 ICIP 2018 [IEEE]
‘The theme of ICIP 2018 will be “Imaging beyond imagination”. The conference will feature world-class speakers, tutorials, exhibits, and a vision technology showcase’.
Venue : Megaron Athens International Conference Centre, Athens, Greece.
8 Using and interpreting data in schools [ACER]
‘Designed for teachers and school leaders who wish to build solid shared understandings about the kinds of data used in schools, the different ways in which data can be represented and what they can tell teachers about student learning’.
Venue : Online.
8-9 20th International Conference on Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries 2018
‘The premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world’.
Venue : New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania, New York, N.Y., USA.
8-9 Medical Education & Health Sciences 2018
‘There is the opportunity to uncover the newest developments in Cardiology, Alternative Medicine, Medical Education and Occupational Health at this prominent conference’.
Venue : TBC, Osaka, Japan.
8-10 New ! 2018 World Congress - Preparing for the Skills Future, Now
‘Exploring new challenges in vocational and professional education and training arising from advances in technologies and automation and the impact on work, societies and peoples who may be displaced due to changing economic and global circumstances. It brings together community colleges and polytechnics from around the world and experts in professional and vocational education and training’. There is also a Young Leaders Camp linked to this. Details are found here.
Venue : Melbourne Convention Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
8-10 Senior International Leaders’ Meeting 2018
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong SAR, China.
8-10 2018 WFCP World Congress
‘Brings together community colleges and polytechnics from around the world and experts in professional and vocational education and training. The 2018 World Congress will focus on action based solutions’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
9 New ! 2018 National Industry Skills Forums [Hobart]
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 : Hobart, Tasmania.
9-10 ePortfolios Australia
‘ePortfolios Australia is a professional network which aims to support the use of e-portfolios in Australia and beyond through professional development activities and the sharing of resources, ideas and practice’.
Venue : Griffith University, Southbank, Brisbane, Queensland.
9-10 New ! Women’s Leadership Strategy Workshop [Canberra]
‘This two-day, immersive program has been specially designed for anyone working to champion diversity and Women’s Leadership, people and culture professionals and D&I specialists’.
Venue : Cliftons Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
9-11 New ! Teaching Learning Coaching Conference
‘We invite you to join us at the world’s leading conference on instructional coaching, teaching, and learning, where more than 30 education experts and practitioners will lead keynote presentations and learning sessions focused on high-impact teaching strategies, proven instructional coaching practices, and system change strategies for creating high-performance schools’.
Venue : The Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
9-12 Australian International Education Conference [AIEC] 2018
‘The theme will be “Empowering a new generation” and the program will feature world leading experts, unique social events and an exhibition. With over 1 300 attendees, AIEC 2018 will once again be the leading event on the international education calendar in Australia’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
9-12 Early Career Researcher Workshop [Universitas 21]
‘This workshop aims to address the importance and necessity of innovative research and collaboration in paving a route towards a sustainable and resilient future for generations to come’.
Venue : Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China.
10-11 Higher Education Executive Assistants Intensive 2018 [Melbourne]
‘Designed to equip Higher Education Executive Assistants with the knowledge and practical tools to develop professional excellence and step up as an expert influencer in their organisation. Attendees will develop critical skills including conscious communication, effective stakeholder engagement and strategies to build trust and influence with staff and senior management alike’.
Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
10-12 uLearn18 [CORE Education]
‘Gather, grow, share, expand horizons, deepen understanding, change mindsets, and pioneer new ways of doing things. Suitable for teachers, facilitators and school leaders alike, from early childhood through to tertiary’.
Venue : SKYCITY Convention Centre, Auckland, New Zealand.
10-12 Worlddidac Asia 2018
‘Focusing on latest technologies, partnerships, unconventional best practices and policy sharing among ASEAN and from around the world, the event is positioning itself as the gateway to the education market in 10 ASEAN countries’.
Venue : Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre, Bangkok, Thailand.
11-12 6th Literary Studies Conference 2018
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Universitas Sanata Dharma Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
11-12 Breakthrough Strategies to Teach & Counsel Troubled Students
‘We wrote the book on problem kids, and we teach the class’.
Venue : Portland, Oregon, USA.
11-12 New ! EdTechTeam Adelaide Summit
‘Be inspired by keynote speakers throughout the two day Summit who will set the stage for your summit experience. We inspire and empower educators to change schools using the best learning principles and technology available’.
Venue : Immanuel College, Novar Gardens, South Australia.
11-13 GP18 Conference
General Practice : The centre of health in Australia will bring together GPs from around Australia to the Gold Coast for four days of education, skills building and networking. GP18 will deliver an extraordinary range of topics and issues that sit at the heart of general practice’.
Venue : Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Gold Coast, Queensland.
12 SASTA Early Careers Teachers Conference 2018
‘This conference is an opportunity for early career and pre-service teachers to be involved in interactive learning activities that deepen their understanding of the science content and gives them the skills and resources to engage their students in learning’.
Venue : Immanuel College, Novar Gardens, Adelaide, South Australia.
13 New ! 2018 Northern Territory Children’s Learning and Development Conference
Little People Big Dreams. ‘This conference is designed for teachers, educators, parents, policy makers and sector leaders with themes relating to the full range of children’s learning and development from birth to 12’.
Venue : Darwin Convention Centre, Darwin, Northern Territory.
13-14 Making a Difference : Girls for Change Leadership Summit [Brisbane]
‘Filled with workshops, fun activities, inspiring mentors and powerful speakers Making a Difference will give girls the opportunity to develop entrepreneurial and leadership skills. Years 9, 10 and 11 girls in Australia or Years 10,11 and 12 girls in New Zealand from Alliance member schools and non-member schools are invited to attend’.
Venue : St Margaret’s Anglican Girls’ School, Brisbane, Queensland.
13-15 The Asian Conference on Education
Surviving and Thriving : Education in Times of Change. How do we as teachers, administrators and policymakers adopt and adapt to change outside our control ? How do we nurture and encourage positive change, through the excitement of the imagination, innovation and creativity ? How can technologies be better used to help us teach, and to help students learn ? more’.
Venue : Tokyo, Japan.
14-18 Australian Geoscience Council Convention, AGCC 2018
Big Issues and Ideas in Geoscience. Covering all aspects of Geoscience, with technical themes covering theoretical and applied Geoscience, mineral and energy resources, environmental and societal science, Geoscience education and communication, and emerging technologies’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
14-18 International RECE Conference 2018
The main theme of the conference is Inequality in Early Childhood Education and Care. Preconference workshops 13-14, October.
Venue : The Danish School of Education, Aarhus University, Copenhagen, Denmark.
15 AHRI State Conference 2018 [Adelaide]
‘Gain fresh insights from an outstanding line-up of speakers on HR innovations and trends. Take the opportunity to learn the latest in contemporary HR practices and ideas, gain practical tools, and connect with HR peers and business leaders in your state’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : TBC, Adelaide, South Australia.
15-16 New ! Admissions Conference 2018 [ATEM]
‘The 5th Annual Admissions Conference will head to New Zealand in October this year and will have as its theme Innovation in Admissions : Global Education Impacts’.
Venue : Auckland University of Technology, City Campus, Auckland, New Zealand.
15-18 E-Learn - World Conference on E-Learning
‘E-Learn provides a unique forum for Government, Healthcare, Education, and Business professionals to discuss the latest research, development, applications, issues, and strategies, to explore new technologies, and to identify solutions for today’s challenges related to online learning’.
Venue : Bally’s Las Vegas Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
15-18 New ! Women in Leadership Summit 2018
‘Learn the secret to professional development, self-motivation and determinism. Understand how your leadership approach can help empower others and how your organisation can be an agent of change. Be inspiring, become empowered and make a difference’.
Venue : Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney, NSW.
15/10-9/11 New ! TC211 : Technology for Data Collection and Management
TechChange. ‘This four week online certificate course will feature live interactive guest expert presentations with leading M&E practitioners, software developers, and data scientists. It will also include a unique hands-on learning environment with animated videos, technology demos, practical activities, networking events, immersive simulations and more’.
Venue : Online.
15-19 eResearch Australasia Conference 2018
‘Offering delegates the opportunity to engage, connect, and share their ideas and exemplars concerning new information centric research capabilities, and how information and communication technologies help researchers to collaborate, collect, manage, share, process, analyse, store, find, understand and re-use information’.
Venue : Pullman Melbourne, Albert Park, Melburne, Victoria.
16 New ! 2018 National Industry Skills Forums [Darwin]
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 : Darwin, Northern Territory.
16 New ! 2018 SSP Webinar : Being Author Friendly
‘How can publishers be more author friendly in today’s scholarly publishing world ? Focused on the publishers perspective, this Webinar will also consider the viewpoint of the author in this new publishing environment as well as the learned societies who are also keen to retain and attract new members and authors’.
Venue : Online Webinar.
16-17 Higher Education Executive Assistants Intensive 2018 [Sydney]
‘Designed to equip Higher Education Executive Assistants with the knowledge and practical tools to develop professional excellence and step up as an expert influencer in their organisation. Attendees will develop critical skills including conscious communication, effective stakeholder engagement and strategies to build trust and influence with staff and senior management alike’.
Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
16-18 International Conference on Language, Humanities, Education and Social Sciences [LHESS-18]
‘The idea is for researchers, academicians, managers, social scientists, scholars, engineers and practitioners from all around the world to present and share ongoing research activities’.
Venue : IBIS Singapore on Bencoolen, Singapore.
16-18 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Charles Darwin University, Darwin]
‘Activites in Climate, energy, water and food. Exercises and sports science. Pharmacy, Primary Industries, IT, Allied Health, water quality, Indigenous land management and sustainable use of wildlife, spatial science and biodiversity. Engineering, as well as information and technology’. Year 9 students only at this time.
Venue : Charles Darwin University, Casuarina, Northern Territory.
16-18 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Central QueenslandUniversity, Gladstone]
‘Join in rotational hands-on STEM activities over the first two days, including a trip to Quoin Island Turtle Rehabilitation Centre. Put these two days into action to solve a real world problem on the third. Areas : Marine science, Environmental science, Technology, Chemistry’.
Venue : Central Queensland University, Marina, Gladstone, Queensland.
17 PIP : Behaviour Management - Getting 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. Getting it right– to get it right we need to reflect on the history of behaviour management or we will remain on the hamster wheel and continue to repeat the same mistakes. There is no requirement to complete all four sessions; you can participate in one or all of them’.
Venue : Online.
17 Preparing for 2019 - Programming the New K-10 Languages Syllabuses
AIS. ‘participants will explore ways to use the new syllabuses and NESA support materials to create differentiated programs using the outcomes, content and suggested examples. Teachers will work collaboratively to create scope and sequence documents that are innovative, creative and meet the requirements of the new syllabuses. Resources created on the day will be shared among the course participants’.
Venue : AISNSW, York Street, Sydney, NSW.
17-19 Annual Conference 2018 [ANZSLA]
‘Our 2018 program will explore topical issues such as transgender and intersex issues in the sporting arena, pay equality issues impacting on the rise of women in sport and where things are headed for sports integrity post the James Wood review’.
Venue : QT Hotel, Gold Coast, Queensland.
17-19 Vice Presidents for Research Meeting 2018
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, USA.
18 TAFE NSW Leaders Network/AusTAFE Annual Conference
‘This year’s event will focus on 20 20 Leadership – Lessons from the past and inspiration for the future. Join your TAFE colleagues for two days of collaboration, insightful thinking and practical but powerful tool sharing on leadership into the future’.
Venue : Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach, Coogee, NSW.
18-19 New ! EQ-i 2.0® Certification
‘A face-to-face two-day training course [including pre- and post-course work] which teaches participants how to administer, score and interpret a valid emotional intelligence instrument, the Emotional Quotient Inventory [EQ-i 2.0], in addition to the Emotional Quotient 360 [EQ 360] assessment’.
Venue : ACER State offices, Camberwell, Victoria.
18-19 Innovation in Tertiary Education Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
18-19 Regional Universities - Anchor Institutions Transforming their Regions
‘The conference will celebrate the unique contribution of regional universities, with a focus on the role of universities in regional development through their teaching and learning, research and engagement activities. HES invites all regional universities to take part in this two-day event which is being held with the participation of the Regional Universities Network’.
Venue : Southern Cross University, Coolangatta, Queensland.
18,19,25,26
and 14/11
2018 Igniting Leadership Program
Leadership Victoria. ‘The Igniting Leadership Program provides an outstanding opportunity for potential and current leaders to build their leadership skills and capacity’.
Venue : Leadership Victoria, Old Treasury Building, Melbourne, Victoria.
18-20 Leadership in Higher Education Conference
‘Created to bring much-needed professional development resources to academic leaders. In a collaborative gathering of higher education professionals, we examine trends, strategies, and best practices through a combination of plenary presentations, concurrent sessions, poster sessions, and roundtable discussions’.
Venue : Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
19-20 5th Annual International Conference of the Asian Association for Language Assessment
The theme of the conference is Standards in Language Assessment. There will be a Pre-Conference Workshop held on 18 October 2018.
Venue : Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China.
19-20 PDHPE Teachers’ Association State Conference
The conference theme is Passionate, Progressive, Purposeful. Other details are available from the conference flyer available from the site.
Venue : ANZ Stadium, Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney, NSW.
19-20 Writing the Future 2018
‘A unique opportunity for teachers to gather together to learn, experience and reflect on all the skills required to create a school with writing embedded in their school culture. A sequence of sessions over two days will focus on the building blocks of writing, talk in classrooms to prepare students for writing, creative approaches to writing, and how to apply these skills across the curriculum and across the school’.
Venue : University of Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
19-21 Research Symposia
‘More information will be available soon’.
Venue : Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.
21-24 HighEdWeb 2018
‘HighEdWeb 2018 is the annual conference of the Higher Education Web Professionals Association, created by and for higher education professionals exploring the unique digital issues facing colleges and universities’.
Venue : Sacramento, California, USA.
21-25 AAEE Conference 2018
‘The theme of Creating Capacity for Change builds on the strong tradition of sharing the latest in environmental education theory, policy and practice to support excellent environmental and sustainability education and build capacity for change in children, young people and adults. We will discuss the ways in which environmental and sustainability educators can respond to the environmental, social and political challenges we and the planet face through building – in ourselves and in others – capacity for change’.
Venue : Southern Cross University, Coolangatta, Queensland.
22 Collaborative Professionalism - Andy Hargreaves [Sydney]
‘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 : Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney, NSW.
22-23 Computer Science Education : Innovation and Technology [CSEIT] Conference 2018
‘There is a need for identifying global commonalities in computer science curricula and establishing a framework of program/course outcomes that links to associated topics and material for teaching and assessment at the undergraduate level of university education’.
Venue : Hotel Fort Canning, Canning Walk, Singapore.
22-24 4th Biennial Australasian Implementation Conference [AIC]
‘The AIC will be hosted alongside the What Works Global Summit 2018 in partnership with the Campbell Collaboration. The combined conference will bring you all the latest evidence and implementation science strategies, helping you improve policies, practices, and outcomes across the social services and international development sectors’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
22-24 The Global Evidence and Implementation Summit [GEIS] 2018
The summit ‘will bring together world leaders in the generation and use of rigorous evidence in policy and programs. The summit will share the latest evidence synthesis and implementation science research and practice strategies for improving the lives of individuals, families and communities worldwide’.
Venue : 1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
23 Embedding Oral Language across the Curriculum [Townsville]
‘This workshop will support teachers to include more quality ‘learning talk’ in classrooms and embed purposeful oral language opportunities across the curriculum’.
Venue : Rydges Southbank Townsville, Townsville, Queensland.
23-24 2018 Melbourne Water Kids Teaching Kids Conference
‘The conference will allow students from Melbourne and regional Victorian schools to look at whole of catchment issues. Students from around Melbourne and Victoria will bring local stories about their environments to the Conference, after many months of research and planning with expert mentors’.
Venue : University of Melbourne and Collingwood Children’s Farm, Melbourne, Victoria.
23-26 New Zealand Principals Federation 2018 Conference
‘The themes for Conference 2018 centre around creativity in its broadest sense – creativity of thought, endeavour, spirit and leadership. We want to explore the ways in which we can be creative, while acknowledging the tension between this and the need to be compliant with Ministry policy’.
Venue : Intercontinental Hotel, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand.
24 Collaborative Professionalism - Andy Hargreaves [Canberra]
‘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 : Mantra on Northbourne, Canberra, ACT.
24 Embedding Oral Language across the Curriculum [Bundaberg]
‘This workshop will support teachers to include more quality ‘learning talk’ in classrooms and embed purposeful oral language opportunities across the curriculum’.
Venue : Brothers Sports Club Bundaberg, Bundaberg, Queensland.
24 From Wisdom to Ways : Enhancing Student Well-Being
‘This conference focuses on all the wisdom gained from decades of research into the science behind the well-being - learning dyad right through to skills necessary to meet the growing needs of students. It offers the opportunity to look closely at future directions in well-being, in light of new challenges and increased support needs in a rapidly changing social context’. CHERI.
Venue : Novotel Sydney Parramatta, Parramatta, NSW.
24-25 International Conference on Education and Social Science [ICESS-2018]
‘A prestigious event organized 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.
24-25 New ! 13th Annual University Governance and Regulations Forum
‘The Forum will consider how the Federal Government’s current Higher Education policy is impacting the sector, whilst considering future developments and ensuring the sustainability and competitiveness of Australian universities. Leaders across Australia’s Higher Education sector will provide insight into current policy, regulations and best practice for good governance’.
Venue : Novotel Brisbane, Brisbane City, Queensland.
24-25 New ! International Conference on Language, Literature and Culture [ICLLC]
The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Development in Language, Literature and Culture’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Airport, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 International Conference on Physical Education and Sport Science [ICPESS] 2018 [Sydney]
‘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 global experts’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
24-25 New ! International Conference on Science, Social Science and Economics [IC3SE]
The conference ‘provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the fields of Science, Social Science and Economics’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Airport, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 The AIS Digistem Conference 2018 - Wired Up and Unplugged
‘This conference is an exciting event with a focus on teaching and learning with, and about Digital Technologies, Information Communication Technology, Technological and Applied Studies and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics K-12’.
Venue : University of Technology, Ultimo, NSW.
24-25 University IT Service Strategy & Challenges - Aligning systems, strategies & people
‘The conference will address the need to bring together examples of best practice from Australasia, internationally and out of sector to share knowledge, networking and practical strategies for success’.
Venue : Rydges on Swanston, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 Universities Australia Marketing Communications and Development Conference 2018
‘Bringing together marketing, communications and development staff at Australian universities to learn from stellar speakers, share insights and skills, and strengthen their networks’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-26 16th Globelics Conferences 2018
‘Scholars from all over the world and from many different disciplines will gather to discuss innovation and development, this year under the main conference theme “Innovation, Economic Growth and Sustainable Development : Strengthening Institutions for Greater Relevance, Effectiveness and Inclusivity”’.
Venue : Mensvic Grand Hotel, Accra, Ghana.
24-26 New ! Convergence Conference 2018
‘Be inspired by education technology implementations in great sessions for teachers, education technology professionals and leaders committed to the future of student-centered learning. Share discoveries and collaborate on solutions for your greatest challenges, all while connecting with a wide range of education technology resources. There will be sessions tailored specifically to Post-Secondary education alongside the inspiring K-12 program’.
Venue : Telus Convention Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
24-27 ISSOTL 2018 Conference
‘The ISSOTL18 conference theme, Toward a learning culture, opens a space for discussions about the collegial, cultural, interprofessional and interpersonal dimensions of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning’.
Venue : Bergen, Norway.
25 PIP : Behaviour Management - Keeping 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. Keeping it right – to keep it right we need to have a systematic model that brings together all of that best practice to develop positive behaviour and not simply manage behaviour There is no requirement to complete all four sessions; you can participate in one or all of them’.
Venue : Online.
25-26 20th International Conference on Knowledge and Education Technology [ICKET] 2018
‘Aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Knowledge and Education Technology’.
Venue : TBC, Bangkok, Thailand.
25-26 1 July AACBT 39TH National Conference 2018
‘This year’s conference brings together a community of cognitive and behavioural therapy professionals to share knowledge, ideas and awareness of innovations and important issues in this field, delivering an exciting scientific and workshop program to inspire the CBT community to continue advancing the field’.
Venue : Royal on the Park, Brisbane, Queensland.
25-26 Adolescent Success - WELLBEING 12 month Action Research Project
‘An incredible opportuntiy for educators to participate in a supervised action research project. Mentorship by researchers is a great way to embed change’. Follow up sessions in 2019.
Venue : Australian International School, Singapore.
25-26 International Conference on Humanities, Society and Culture [ICHSC] 2018
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Humanities, Society and Cultu’.
Venue : TBC, Bangkok, Thailand.
25-26 Service Improvement and Innovation in Tertiary Education Conference
‘This year’s conference will examine examples of innovation throughout the tertiary education sector as well as learnings which could be applied from other sectors’.
Venue : Woodward Conference Centre, Law Building, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria.
25-27 Annual Conference for Middle Level Education [AMLE 2018]
AMLE has created a multifaceted conference to meet the needs of every middle school educator - no matter how they learn’.
Venue : Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Centre, Kissimmee, Orlando, Florida, USA.
26 Collaborative Professionalism - Andy Hargreaves [Brisbane]
‘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 : Mercure Hotel Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
26-27 2018 Celebrate Reading National Conference
‘Experience two days of inspiration and insights into quality Australian literature for young adults at the conference. In 2018, the focus is on young adult literature. The conference suits teachers, librarians, writers and literature enthusiasts’.
Venue : The Literature Centre, Fremantle, Western Australia.
26-28 ICETC 2018
‘The focus of the conference is to gather scientists, engineers, educators and students of all nationalities by providing excellent opportunity to exchange ideas and present latest advancements in the fields’.
Venue : Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.
26-28 The Inclusive Education Summit 2018
‘The Inclusive Education Summit seeks to engage with researchers, students, education professionals and leaders, advocacy organisations, and people experiencing exclusion to consider human rights in relation to inclusive education’.
Venue : Deakin University, Geelong Waterfront Campus, Geelong, Victoria.
29 Collaborative Professionalism - Andy Hargreaves [Darwin]
‘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 : Double Tree By Hilton Darwin, Darwin, Northern Territory.
29-30 New ! 2018 ACOSS National Conference
Rise to the Challenge. ‘Big ideas plenary sessions, with lessons from the UK, USA, NZ and Australia, combined with practical breakout workshop sessions to engage with the big challenges in more depth’.
Venue : SMC Conference and Function Centre, Sydney, NSW.
29-30 EdTechPosium
Formerly Moodleposium. ‘An annual Canberra-based educational technology conference with a focus on higher education and VET. The theme for this year is Design, Develop, Play !’.
Venue : Australian Catholic University, Canberra, ACT.
29-30 Positive Leadership [Melbourne]
‘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 : Stamford Plaza Mebourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
29-30 New ! Women in Leadership Workshop
‘Essential skills and tools to enhance your effectiveness as a leader in an evolving environment’.
Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
29-31 2018 AACSB Asia Pacific Annual Conference
‘Join distinguished speakers and management education leaders from across the Asia Pacific region to consider how current challenges can be converted into innovations and how business schools are leading this change’.
Venue : Nagoya, Japan.
29/10-1/11 1 July Gartner Symposium/Itxpo 2018
‘Join us to explore the strategic trends and technologies that are driving digital transformation and shaping the future of IT and business. Through a mix of Gartner analysts, industry experts and cutting-edge solution providers, you’ll uncover innovative ways to approach challenges, make decisions with confidence and become an even more effective leader’.
Venue : Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Broadbeach, Queensland.
29/10-1/11 IEEE eScience 2018
‘Bringing together leading international researchers and offers a platform for digital technologies to advance research - from the humanities to the physical sciences. The aim of this conference is cross-fertilization across academic disciplines, to advance academic research by fully exploiting the use of digital technologies ’.
Venue : Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
30 New ! 2018 National Industry Skills Forums [Melbourne]
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 : Melbourne, Victoria.
30 AHRI State Conference 2018 [Perth]
‘Gain fresh insights from an outstanding line-up of speakers on HR innovations and trends. Take the opportunity to learn the latest in contemporary HR practices and ideas, gain practical tools, and connect with HR peers and business leaders in your state’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : TBC, Perth, Western Australia.
30 LearnX Live !
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Melbourne Convention Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
30-31 New ! 2nd annual School Infrastructure Summit
‘Focus Topics include Government spending on school Infrastructure; Past, current and future projects; Delivering new classrooms with time and cost efficiency; Accommodating for current and future population pressures; Creating modern learning environments; Utilising new technological developments’.
Venue : The Grace Hotel Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
30-31 New ! Women in Leadership Summit Adelaide
‘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’. Post-Conference Workshop held on 1 November 2018.
Venue : TBC, Adelaide, South Australia.
30-31 New ! Women’s Leadership Strategy Workshop [Sydney]
‘This two-day, immersive program has been specially designed for anyone working to champion diversity and Women’s Leadership, people and culture professionals and D&I specialists’.
Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
30/10-2/11 EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2018
The ‘conference calls together the best thinking in higher education IT to become even better at what we do. This is where professionals and technology providers from around the world gather to network, share ideas, grow professionally, and discover solutions to today’s challenges’.
Venue : Colorado Convention Centre, Denver, Colorado, USA.
31 Collaborative Professionalism - Andy Hargreaves [Bunbury]
‘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 : Quality Hotel Lighthouse & Basalt Restaurant, Bunbury, Western Australia.
31 Digital Technologies in the NSW Science and Technology K-6 Syllabus
‘As our world becomes increasingly digitised and automated our students need to become confident users of digital systems. This course will take an in-depth look at the design technologies strand of the new syllabus and explore the implications for planning and programming’.
Venue : AISNSW, Sydney, NSW.
31/10-1/11 Christian Schools National Business Conference [Christian Schools Australia]
‘Providing an important opportunity for those involved in the business of running Christian schools to come together for fellowship and high quality professional development’.
Venue : Novotel Brighton Beach Sydney, Brighton-Le-Sands, NSW.
31/10-2/11 2018 Annual AAGE Graduate Recruitment & Development Conference
‘This year’s conference will provide you with a chance to discover some “pearls of wisdom” as our conference presenters reflect on their past experiences to help you prepare for a changing future. You can also learn about the latest innovations at the conference expo’.
Venue : Crown Conference Centre, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria.
31/10-2/11 The 5th World Humanities Forum
‘The theme of “The Human Image in a Changing World” seeks to examine the imbrications of human images across time and space, in order to redefine the ways in which humanities have been envisioned, particularly to visualize the various ways in which humanities engage with the cultural processes in the past, present, and future’.
Venue : F1963 & Kiswire Centre, Busan, South Korea.
31/10-2/11 ACTS Conference – The Power of Partnerships
‘Aims to inspire, promote and support change towards best practice sustainability within the tertiary education sector. We connect educators, practitioners, and the next generation of leaders, business and community from across Australasia’.
Venue : The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.

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