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Conferences & Events

conference [n.]

1. a formal meeting for discussion or debate. 2. an association in commerce for regulation or exchange of information. 3. a league of sports teams or clubs.
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Conferences have a range of descriptors. These include - conference, congress, forum, institute, round table, seminar, summit, symposium, even webinar and workshop. There are also instances where they combine with other presentations as in a joint Conference & Expo. Many variations are included.

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

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

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

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

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

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

July 2019
Date Event
1 New ! Emerging Leaders Conference [Bastow]
‘Bastow’s Emerging Leaders Conference is an exciting and challenging experience for aspiring and emerging school leaders. Join your fellow aspiring and emerging leaders from all over Victoria to learn and reflect on your educational leadership journeys’.
Venue : Bastow, North Melbourne, Victoria.
1 VET in Schools Forum 2019
‘This Forum, now in its third year, is cross-sectoral including VET educators from Government, Catholic and Independent schools. The 2019 VET in Schools Forum will focus on the topic Excellence in VET Practice’.
Venue : Southern Cross Catholic Vocational College, Burwood, NSW.
1-3 2019 ANZATS Conference
Details including a brochure are available from the site.
Venue : Carey Baptist College, Auckland, New Zealand.
1-3 3rd Digital Campus and Blended Learning Innovations [Sydney]
‘Themed Immersive AR/VR, Adaptive Learning, AI, & Next Generation Blended Learning Delivery, the 3rd edition of the conference will focus on case studies from innovative educational institutions and industries, allowing you to learn from best practices and bench mark your institution’s progress against industry exemplars’.
Venue : Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
1-3 AIATSIS National Indigenous Research Conference 2019
‘The 2019 conference will build on our previous themes of impact and engagement, to explore the interweaving strands of the transformative capability of research and the transformation of Indigenous research for the 21st century. The conference will draw together researchers, policymakers, cultural and collecting institutions, the corporate sector, and Indigenous organisations and communities’.
Venue : QUT, Gardens Point Campus, Brisbane, Queensland.
1-3 APIRA 2019
‘APIRA is the premier interdisciplinary accounting research conference in the Asia-Pacific region, rotating in a three year cycle with the Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Accounting Conference and the Critical Perspectives on Accounting Conference. Together, these conferences provide an international forum and showcase for research on the social, political, and institutional aspects of accounting theory and practice’.
Venue : Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.
1-3 EDULEARN19 - International Education Conference
‘EDULEARN is one of the largest international education conferences for lecturers, researchers, technologists and professionals from the educational sector. It has become a reference event where more than 800 experts from 80 countries will get together to present their projects and share their knowledge on teaching and learning methodologies and educational innovation’.
Venue : Palma de Mallorca, Mallorca, Spain.
1-3 International Conference on Information Technology and Applications [ICITA 2019]
‘The aim of International Conference on Information Technology and Applications is to provide a platform for academics and engineers in computer technology to meet, exchange ideas, and establish professional networks. It is a forum which will focus on specific disciplinary research as well as on multi-disciplinary studies’.
Venue : Hilton Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
1-3 New ! MoodleMoot Australia 2019
Bringing the Moodle community together. ‘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. This Moot will focus on professional development through our workshops, encouraging collaboration and sharing of best practices of our open source learning platform’.
Venue : Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melboourne, Victoria.
1-3 Queensland Teachers’ Union Biennial Conference
‘The QTU conference plays many roles in the administration of the Union. Essentially, it is a time for us to reconcile, remember, celebrate, set the agenda for the next two years and put in place strategies that empower members to make it happen.Conference showcases all that we do and provides an opportunity for members to hear from some great speakers about our profession, our Union and our campaigns’.
Venue : TBC.
1-4 ANZAHPE 2019
‘The Conference’s well-balanced mixture of invited speakers, proferred papers and delegate opportunities for contribution and discussion, make it a “must attend” event for all in the health professional educators’ community’.
Venue : The National Convention Centre, Canberra, ACT.
1-4 14th International Conference on Information Technology and Applications [ICITA 2019]
‘The conference covers topics such as Cloud Computing, Intelligent Computing, Agent-Oriented Programming, Ontologies, General Topics and Other Topics [including Education, Open Leaning and Natural Language Processing]’.
Venue : Hilton Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
1-4 Japanese Studies Association of Australia Biennial Conference 2019
Celebrating Diverse Perspectives. ‘We hope to create an environment where Japanese studies specialists from around the world can share their perspectives, receive constructive feedback, and network with colleagues. We hope that the conference will support existing and developing research, and inspire new and diverse pathways in Japanese studies in future’.
Venue : Monash University, Caulfield Campus, Caulfield, Victoria.
1-4 The 19th International Conference on Computational Science and its Applications
‘Computational Science is a main pillar of most of the present research, industrial and commercial activities and plays a unique role in exploiting Information and Communication Technologies as innovative technologies. The ICCSA Conference offers a real opportunity to discuss new issues, tackle complex problems and find advanced enabling solutions able to shape new trends in Computational Science’.
Venue : Saint Petersburg University, Saint Petersburg, Russia.
1-5 14th Biennial Conference of the International Association of Forensic Linguists, [IAFL] 2019
The ‘Conference theme is Accessing justice through language’. Other details from the site.
Venue : RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-5 International Conference on Historical Linguistics [ICHL24]
‘the upcoming ICHL24 will present both renowned and exciting new voices in the many domains of the field, including methods and practices of reconstruction, formal approaches to change, historical sociolinguistics and contact linguistics’.
Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
1-12 APRU Undergraduate Leaders’ Program 2019
‘For ULP 2019 students from the Pacific Rim will come to the environmentally-focused state of Oregon to apply new thinking to untangle three intertwined social dilemmas: environmental degradation, public health risks and social inequality. Students will work in small teams to address a real-world issue in one of these areas’.
Venue : University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA.
2 New ! Middle Leaders Conference [Bastow]
‘Bastow’s inaugural Middle Leaders Conference gives you – as an established educational leader – the opportunity to actively cultivate your leadership capability. Keynote speaker, Holly Ransom, and our expert practitioners share their valuable insight, experience and skills to help you to succeed as a leader and inspire you to create meaningful chang’.
Venue : Bastow, North Melbourne, Victoria.
2 New ! Effective Communication Workshop [VDC]
‘In this interactive workshop, participants will identify and practise powerful techniques to successfully enhance their communication behaviours to positively influence others. They will be equipped with tools for clear, confident and concise communication, and learn how to build strong relationships with different stakeholder’.
Venue : VET Development Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-4 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Gold Coast]
‘The ConocoPhillips Science Experience is a fun 3 or 4 days of science activities for Year 9 and 10 students in 2019 program year. Each 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 2019 ASERA Conference
‘ASERA is one of the oldest and most highly regarded science education research associations in the world. Each year ASERA brings together science education researchers and educators to share ideas that change the nature and practices of science education’.
Venue : Crowne Plaza Queenstown, Queenstown, New Zealand.
2-5 Global Internship Conference
‘The atmosphere of the conference is unique in the field, combining a high level quality of academic thought with a warm intensity and convivial spirit. Sessions are relevant and on point, with thought leaders in the specific space of international internships offering their insights and guiding peers through best practices for programs overseas’.
Venue : University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.
2-5 HERDSA Conference 2019
‘The theme for the conference is Next Generation, Higher Education : Challenges, Changes and Opportunities. As we enter a new decade, there will be new challenges and changes along with opportunities for the next generation in Higher Education. Within this context we have identified areas and points of interest relevant to the conference theme as captured within our sub-themes’.
Venue : The University of Auckland Science Centre, Auckland, New Zealand.
3-4 CILIP Conference 2019
‘The conference is the annual flagship event for CILIP, the library and information association, and one of the biggest events in the calendar for UK library and information professionals. The conference brings together delegates from across the sector to meet, learn and share knowledge. It’s a great chance to catch up with colleagues and make new connections’.
Venue : University Place, University of Manchester, Manchester, England.
3-5 ANZCA 2019
‘The theme for ANZCA 2019 is Making Sense: Data, Publics and Storytelling. The conference will begin on July 2 with a day of activities for postgraduate students and Early Career Researchers held on the University of Canberra campus. The main conference will run from Wednesday July 3 to Friday July 5’.
Venue : Museum of Australian Democracy, Old Parliament House, Canberra, ACT.
3-5 2019 ATEA Conference
‘The theme for the 2019 Conference Professionalism and Teacher Education aims to explore the breadth of teacher and teacher educator professional work across all sectors from early childhood through to higher education. The conference aims to explore how educators reclaim professionalism for teachers and teacher educators through examining learning and teaching’.
Venue : Sippy Downs Campus, University of the Sunshine Coast, Sunshine Coast, Queensland.
3-5 International Conference on New Horizons in Education [INTE 2019]
The conference ‘provides an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields to share their theoretical knowledge, research findings and educational practices with their colleagues and academic community. This annual conference also serves to further the advancement and innovation in learning and teaching’.
Venue : Panorama Hotel Prague, Prague, Czech Republic.
3-5 New Zealand Principals Federation Conference 2019
‘In a time of huge potential change and the acknowledgement by many of the need to refresh our education system, we have chosen the title Renaissance not Reformation for this conference. This signifies a time of renewal, new beginnings and ‘big’ step change in our sector, rather than the addition of continuous layers of smaller changes such as we have seen since the introduction of Tomorrow’s Schools in 1989’.
Venue : Sky City Auckland Convention Centre, Auckland, New Zealand.
4 Big Ideas from Reggio in Daily Practice [Melbourne]
‘In this full day session we will be exploring a number of big ideas from the schools of Reggio Emilia and how these might translate back into practice in a way which proclaim ‘doing Reggio’, but rather the influence Reggio can have and it’s interpretation back into your early childhood program’.
Venue : Karstens Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
4 ECA Ethics in Action : ... [Tamworth]
‘Using the guide to support our professional thinking, participants will be invited to practice the art of ethical decision-making, and work together to reinforce approaches that enhance the rights and wellbeing of children, families, our colleagues and the community. The workshops are suitable for anyone working with young children [aged birth to 8] and their families’.
Venue : Quality Hotel Powerhouse, Tamworth, NSW.
4-5 New ! Australasian Law Academics Association Annual Conference [ALAA] 2019
‘The SCU conference committee looks forward to welcoming law academics and scholars from Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific, Papua New Guinea and other parts of the world. We are confident that our conference program will be an engaging and thought provoking event’.
Venue : School of Law and Justice, Southern Cross University, Coolangatta, Queensland.
4-6 International Conference on Information, Communication Technologies in Education [ICICTE 2019]
‘ICICTE 2019 will seek to address the many challenges and new directions presented by technological innovations in educational settings. Also following in the tradition of previous ICICTE conferences, ICICTE 2019 will bring together an international community of scholars and practitioners in a forum setting. Opportunities for discussion on current thinking and practices in applications of technology to education are enhanced by the limited number of participants’.
Venue : Chania, Crete, Greece.
5 Tackling Mental Health : IEAA Student Life Forum 2019
‘International students face many challenges adjusting to life and study in Australia: navigating a new culture, grappling with an unfamiliar language and dealing with the pressure to succeed in their studies. This year’s Forum will focus on positive outcomes for enhancing mental health and resilience among our international students’.
Venue : The University of Melbourne Woodward Conference Centre, Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria.
5-6 International Conference on Science, Engineering & Technology [ICSET 2019]
‘ICSET 2019 will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and a result in Science, Engineering and Technology. The aim of the Conference is to provide a platform to the researchers and practitioners from both academia as well as industry to meet the share cutting-edge development in the field’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
5-7 ICDLT 2019
‘Deep learning is the fastest-growing field in artificial intelligence, helping computers make sense of infinite amounts of data in the form of images, sound, and text. Using multiple levels of neural networks, computers now have the capacity to see, learn, and react to complex situations as well or better than humans. Providing a valuable opportunity for researchers, scholars and scientists to exchange their ideas face to face in Deep Learning Technologies’.
Venue : Xiamen, China.
5-7 NLS9 – New Librarians’ Symposium [ALIA]
‘We want to inspire, motivate and challenge students, new graduates and new librarians to get involved, work together and be creative. We want our presenters to share how they have achieved/are achieving their career goals and provide practical examples of collaboration, innovation and how they have deviated from the norm. We want attendees to get ideas and practical tools, meet people and go back to their workplaces ready to take action’.
Venue : Adelaide, South Australia.
6-12 UN Youth Australia National Conference 2019
‘The theme, The Age of Information, will explore a variety of topics such as access to information, privacy, corporate transparency, the future of education and journalism. Students will delve into these topics in six discussion-based workshops, four model United Nations debates, a crisis simulation and a variety of speaker sessions’.
Venue : Queens College and The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
7 New ! Has internationalisation gone too far ?
‘The third policy discussion in this series will address such questions as How international should post-secondary education be ?, How can we improve the experiences of international students ?, What implications does this have for the curriculum, and for the experiences of domestic students ?; and Where should Australia position itself globally ? It will feature short contributions from an expert panel’.
Venue : Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria. NOTE : This event will be livestreamed and recorded. Please register only if you plan to attend in person.
7-9 2019 AFAANZ Conference
‘Advantages of attending the conference include the opportunity to network with colleagues including many leading researchers in the accounting and finance disciplines, as well as developing research ideas from the plenary speakers and the many other papers presented. AFAANZ encourages new and developing researchers to attend the conference’.
Venue : Brisbane, Queensland.
7-9 2019 AFMLTA International Languages Conference
‘2019 Conference Theme : Languages - Breaking through walls. Conference themes and strands include Leadership in languages education; Languages in preschool and the early years of schooling; Innovation in languages education; The place of indigenous languages in schools; Assessment and reporting of languages learning; Teacher education for languages’ and several more.
Venue : Wrest Point Conference Centre, Hobart, Tasmania.
7-9 Annual Conference 2019 [NSW Teachers Federation]
‘The Annual Conference delegation is made up of all elected Councillors, Alternative Councillors and the Additional Conference Delegates, that have been elected to represent associations’.
Venue : International Conference Centre, Cockle Bay Room, Darling Harbour, NSW.
7-10 CONASTA 68 [ASTA]
‘The CONASTA 68 theme of Uncharted Territory : innovation in science education has been chosen to inspire all educators to focus on the influence of science on our lives. CONASTA 68 will celebrate the successes of science, particularly Australian science, and will explore the vital role of science in our future’.
Venue : Darwin High School, Darwin, Northern Territory.
7-10 STARS Conference 2019
‘The STARS Conference is not for profit, organised by the sector for the sector. It provides the opportunity to disseminate and discuss current research, good practice, emerging initiatives and leading edge ideas that are aimed at enhancing students’ tertiary learning experiences’.
Venue : Crown Promenade Hotel, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria.
7-12 Confratute 2019
‘Confratute is a combined CONFerence, and an instiTUTE with a lot of FRATernity in between. Confratute is geared toward providing educators with research-based practical strategies for engagement and enrichment learning for all students, as well as meeting the needs of gifted and talented students’.
Venue : University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA.
7-12 IGPME - The International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education Conference
‘The theme of the 43rd PME conference is Improving access to the power of mathematics’.
Venue : The University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa.
8-9 EdTechTeam Canberra Summit 2019
‘The Summit is your opportunity to get creative with the latest in educational technology to inspire and challenge young minds. Together, we’ll explore tools and strategies for rising to the challenge of creating classrooms that give every student the opportunity to be extraordinary and become a real-world problem solver’.
Venue : Gungahlin College, Canberra, ACT.
8-9 EdTechTeam Sydney Summit 2019
‘The Summit is your opportunity to get creative with the latest in educational technology to inspire and challenge young minds. Together, we’ll explore tools and strategies for rising to the challenge of creating classrooms that give every student the opportunity to be extraordinary and become a real-world problem solver’.
Venue : Rooty Hill HS, Rooty Hill, Sydney, NSW.
8-9 Steiner Education Australia
‘This 2 day program will explore practices for learning through a Steiner Education lens. It will include processes and protocols for leading conversations and reflective practice around data and evidence to promote better learning’.
Venue : Kamaroi Rudolf Steiner School, Belrose, Sydney, NSW.
8-11 2019 SEA National Teachers’ Conference [Steiner Education Australia]
‘This conference will present leading edge contributions and opportunities for dialogue to enable teachers to reflect on the wisdom of Steiner’s indications and how they can be imagined as part of renewal for the 21stcentury. Renewal and innovation is one of the core tasks of Steiner education today. We cannot, however, innovate unless we know what our core mission is, collectively and individualised in time and place’.
Venue : Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School, Byron Bay, NSW.
8-12 Australian Historical Association Annual Conference 2019
‘Inspired by a photographic fragment of two children displaying their cultural heritage, the conference theme speaks to the centrality of History for engaging with community and family networks. The varieties of historical enquiry into this past enrich our understanding of Australian and world history’.
Venue : University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Queensland.
8-13 Drama SA Technical Theatre Workshop
‘Filmmaking / Make-up design / Lighting & Sound’.
Venue : Mt Carmel College, Rosewater, South Australia.
9-11 Biennial Conference of the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers
‘The conference will give teachers the opportunity to present their creative ideas to captivate students with rich tasks, modelling, STEM, and practical activities, as well as looking at the direction of mathematics education in the future and how this will impact on curriculum and pedagogy’.
Venue : Somerville House, South Brisbane, Queensland.
9-11 Bringing Mindfulness to Life @ School : PD for Educators
‘Bringing mindfulness to Life @ SCHOOL is a flexible, transformative professional development program for educators interested in integrating mindfulness into life at school for personal, professional and student wellbeing and learning’.
Venue : Water Garden Oasis, Picnic Bay, Magnetic Island, Townsville, Queensland.
9-12 2019 ALEA National Conference
‘This year’s conference theme is Literacy Empowering Voices: Reflecting the Past, Viewing the Present, Scripting the Future, with the sub themes of The language of stories, Literacy as power and Literacy capability’.
Venue : Hotel Pullman on the Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
9-12 DH2019 – Digital Humanities Conference 2019
‘Spread across three conference days and two days of pre-conference workshops, participants will present their newest DH-research and the applications of their work’.
Venue : Utrecht University, Utrecht, the Netherlands.
10-12 28th National VET Research Conference ‘No Frills’
The theme for the 2019 conference is The student journey : skilling for life. ‘“No Frills” is a well-known annual national conference where researchers and practitioners in the vocational education and training sector come together to present, discuss and share information about key issues confronting the sector’.
Venue : Adelaide, South Australia.
10-12 2019 International Students as Partners Institute [ISaPI] ...
In learning and teaching in higher education. ‘The overall aim of the Institute is to build capacity and understanding of faculty, staff and students to develop, design and implement initiatives to promote the practice of students as partners in learning and teaching in higher education’.
Venue : University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
10-12 2019 Asia/Pacific Conference
FMA’s Asia/Pacific Conference brings together academicians and practitioners with interests in financial decision-making and provides a forum for presenting new research and discussing current issues in financial management and related topics’.
Venue : Ton Duc Thang University, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
10-12 Creating Rubrics
‘Rubrics are an effective tool to evaluate learning and promote effective feedback practices. In this workshop, you will learn how to create and use rubrics to efficiently and consistently evaluate student work. You will discuss the qualities that make a rubric successful, while exploring best practices for grading and assessing students in the online environment’.
Venue : Asynchronous Workshop.
10-12 Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Research Network Conference 2019
‘The conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences features research addressing the following annual themes : Social and Community Studies; Civic and Political Studies; Cultural Studies; Global Studies; Environmental Studies; Organisational Studies; Educational Studies; and Communication’.
Venue : Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico City, Mexico.
10-12 New ! International Conference on Open and Innovative Education [ICOIE 2019]
‘The OUHK organizes the annual conferences on open and innovative education with the following aims : provide a platform for sharing research, practices and views relevant to open and innovative education; facilitate networking and cross-institutional collaboration among researchers and educators in fields of educational innovation and/or openness; and promote open and innovative education to enhance educational quality and achievements’.
Venue : Jockey Club Campus, the Open University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
10-12 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Melbourne]
‘The ConocoPhillips Science Experience is a fun 3 or 4 days of science activities for Year 9 and 10 students in 2019 program year. Each 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 : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.
10-12 The Fifth Asian Workshop on Cultural Economics [AWCE 2019]
‘ The aim of the workshop is to enhance research networking for cultural economics in Asia. It is intended to provide a forum for the development and dissemination of applied cultural economics and in particular applications which draw on various Asian cultural datasets’.
Venue : RMIT University Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
10-13 Distance Looks Back - SAHANZ
‘A thematic conference of the European Architectural History Network, held in conjunction with the 36th annual conference of the Society of Architectural Historians, Australia and New Zealand’.
Venue : University of Sydney, School of Architecture, Design and Planning, Sydney, NSW.
10/7-28/8 Instructional Design Mastery Series
‘A series of three week-long modules focusing on course design elements including learning outcomes and assessment, instructional strategies, and course management and evaluation of courses that may take place in various learning environments [i.e., web-enhanced, blended, and/or online]. Throughout each of the modules, you will explore common research-based instructional design techniques and use such strategies to help you design an effective learning environment’.
Venue : Asynchronous Workshop .
11-12 EdTechTeam Melbourne Summit 2019
‘The Summit is your opportunity to get creative with the latest in educational technology to inspire and challenge young minds. Together, we’ll explore tools and strategies for rising to the challenge of creating classrooms that give every student the opportunity to be extraordinary and become a real-world problem solver’.
Venue : Genazzano FCJ College, Kew, Victoria.
11-13 New ! 2019 International Conference on Library and Information Science
‘The conference on Library and Information Science [ICLIS] hopes to gather the intellectual minds of researchers, educators, practitioners, and students in the Library and Information Science field, to promote collaboration, action, and innovation in the era of globalization and digitalisation. The Conference focuses on the main theme of Linking, Informing, and Sharing’.
Venue : International Conference Hall, College of Education Building, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan.
11-14 Landscapes of Transformation Conferences [Reggio Emilia]
‘The 2019 Biennial Conference will welcome international keynote speakers from the schools of Reggio Emilia [Italy] alongside Australian speakers who will challenge and inspire. We invite you to join us as we share the challenges and provocations of the Reggio Emilia Educational Project, towards the transformation of teaching and learning in Australia’.
Venue : Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
12 Restorative Classrooms, Strong Classrooms Conference [Melbourne]
Real Schools. ‘Restorative Practices, done right, has proven to be the key to improving Student-Teacher relationships, driving up engagement, building a respectful culture and enhancing teacher effectiveness. And here’s the kicker – it’s fantastic for reducing Teacher Stress too’.
Venue : Bayview On The Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
12-13 PBL2019 Immersive Virtual International Conference
‘Participants will login to the PAN-PBL Virtual Convention Center and engage with other attendees in casual and formal settings. Using avatars to navigate through the building, whether going from session to session, or meeting with peers in social areas, participants will be able to engage with others in a variety of ways’.
Venue : PAN-PBL Virtual Convention Centre in Immersive Terf®.
13-14 4th Islamic Schooling Conference and Forum [AAISC4] 2019
A Focus on Social Justice. ‘The purpose of the annual conference is to explore and share research on issues related to Islamic schooling in Western contexts, to showcase the work of educators in Islamic schools, to network with others who believe in the power and necessity of such work, and to learn from one another how best to enhance teaching and learning in diverse Islamic schooling contexts’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
14-16 Korero 2019
‘There is only one Conference for Catholic Secondary Principals and their senior leaders that is organised by Catholic Secondary Principals this year and it is called Korero 2019. Adelaide welcomes delegates from New Zealand and Australia for this exciting program of sharing best practice in schools in the areas of Faith, Pastoral Care, Wellbeing, Learning, Continuous Improvement and Leading Change’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia.
14-16 SCUP 2019
‘Whether your responsibilities are department focused, unit focused, or institution-wide, you’ll be inspired by what your colleagues are doing to rethink age-old and new challenges. Nowhere else will you get the cross-disciplinary knowledge, exposure to emerging issues impacting higher education, and skills to effectively integrate your planning efforts with your institution’s mission, vision, and academic priorities’.
Venue : Washington State Convention Centre, Seattle, Washington, USA.
14-16 The International Perspectives on Research Based Education Conference 2019
Transforming Futures. ‘The conference is a collaboration between the University of Adelaide, University College London and McMaster University’. Join their email list for further updates.
Venue : University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
14-17 International Round Table Symposium 2019 - Educational Issues
‘Topics of Interest will include but are not limited to K-12 Schools, School Administration and Leadership, Education Trends, School Governance, Religion and Public Schools, Anti-Bias Education, Special and Gifted Education, Education Law’.
Venue : Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford, Oxford, England.
14-18 New ! 40th Annual Conference of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics
The complete Program for the conference is found here, while other, relevant information is also available from the site
Venue : Onderwijs en Navorsing, Leuven, Belgium.
15-16 International Conference on Physical Education, Sports Medicine and Doping Studies
‘Conduct demonstrations, distribute information, meet with current and potential Researchers, Scientists, Business Personals, and Industrialists, make a splash with an invaluable knowledge and receive name recognition at this 3-day event’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
15-16 Leadership Immersion Workshop [Melbourne]
‘ As part of this unique professional learning offering, each leader will be provided with an opportunity to complete a leadership assessment profile prior to attending, which will be used during the program but also assist them well into the future. On completion of this workshop you will bring a deeper understanding of planning and teaching to your educational practice’.
Venue : Karstens Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
15-17 International Transforming Education Conference [ITEC 2019]
‘Our International Transforming Education Conferences ask questions about the transformation of educational practice in Christian schools and other places of learning. They also seek to ask questions of Christian education’s effectiveness in transforming the heart, mind, and life of every student’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
15-18 12th Asia-Pacific Symposium for Music Education Research 2019
‘The symposium aims to share knowledge and experience among music educators in the Asia-Pacific region and to provide an opportunity for music educators to develop networks and work collaboratively in advancing the theory and practice of music education. It has provided a forum for Asia-Pacific researchers, graduate students and teachers in music education to meet every two years’.
Venue : Macau Polytechnic Institute, Macau S.A.R., China.
15-19 ACLALS Auckland 2019
‘In its modern history, the Commonwealth has provided an uncommonly flexible set of social, political, legal and economic forms of association. Founded in British colonialism, it conducts its business in a more or less common language, English and, arguably, shares core cultural values. But the Commonwealth is marked by the distinct topographies, histories, ethnicities and indigenous languages of its member states’.
Venue : The University of Auckland, Grafton Campus, Auckland, New Zealand.
15-19 CISA 2019 Conference
‘The national conference is an opportunity to engage, envision, and align with international student leaders and international education experts in a forum that is cementing the vision for the future of international students in Australia’.
Venue : Pan Pacific Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
15-20 APDEC 2019
‘APDEC will bring together the democratic education community in our region to build on local, national and international knowledge and experience. APDEC will provide an open, inclusive forum for like-minded people from around the world to discuss methodologies and experiences in democratic education’.
Venue : Naamaroo Conference Centre, Chatswood, Sydney, NSW.
16 New ! Access to what?
‘The second policy discussion in the series will address such questions as How can we better integrate HE, VET and other post-secondary education ?, What new forms of post-secondary education should we be developing ?, How can we achieve greater equity in access, success and graduate outcomes ?, and How can we make lifelong learning a reality and what new types of credentials and qualifications are needed ? It will feature short contributions from an expert panel’.
Venue : Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria. NOTE : This event will be livestreamed and recorded. Please register only if you plan to attend in person.
16-18 International Conference on Education, Psychology and Social Studies [ICEPS] 2019
‘ICEPS is an international platform for scholars, researchers and practitioners to discuss interdisciplinary research and practices in the fields of Education, Psychology and Social Studies’.
Venue : Premier Hotel TSUBAKI-Sapporo, Sapporo, Japan.
16-20 New ! ISCHE41 2019
‘The conference seeks to engage with a spatial turn in education attentive to the existence of multiple spaces [transversal, intersected, aligned, paradoxical, antagonistic, imagined, and virtual, for example]. No matter the theoretical framework, this perspective invites scholars to address how contextualized and multi-scaled analyses of physical, conceptual, or imagined spaces and/or places can contribute to the history of education’.
Venue : University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.
17-18 2019 EdTechSA State Conference
Thinking Technologically. ‘Full program will be coming soon’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Immanuel College, Novar Gardens, Adelaide, South Australia.
17-19 10th International Reading Recovery Institute 2019 [irri2019]
‘The Institute will provide a unique professional learning experience for all those interested in literacy learning and teaching in the first years of school. There will be rich opportunities to meet with and learn from each other, from international colleagues and from leading literacy educators and researchers’.
Venue : Aotea Centre, Auckland, New Zealand.
17-20 International Round Table Symposium 2019 - Higher Education
‘Topics of Interest will include but are not limited to Higher Education [Development, Student Affairs, Human Resources], Primary Education, Secondary Education, General Education, Educational Technology, Education Law, Fiscal management of Education’.
Venue : Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford, Oxford, England.
17-20 International Round Table Symposium 2019 - Literature, Language and the Arts
‘Topics of Interest will include but are not limited to Literature, Children’s Literature [KidLit], Women in Literature, Language, Allusions to God in Literature, The History of Literature, The Two Cultures’.
Venue : Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford, Oxford, England.
18 2019 Arts Integration and STEAM Conference
‘Welcome to the world’s largest arts integration and STEAM education conference for teachers. Each event, classroom and arts teachers connect for a crazy-good day of learning. And it’s all online – so it’s flexible, affordable and practical, too. Just log in, learn and go !’
Venue : Online Conference, Live and On-Demand.
18 Transition to School : More than Letters and Numbers [Brisbane]
‘This workshop draws on the research highlighting the benefits of a positive transition experience and key perspectives and considerations for ensuring all children and their families experience the best possible start to school’.
Venue : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
18-19 ACDS Learning and Teaching Leaders Conference 2019
‘An invitation has been issued to all Deans of Science, and Faculty ADTLs [or equivalent]. We look forward to seeing many of you there’.
Venue : University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW.
18-19 Asia-Singapore Conference on Sport Science [ACSS] 2019
‘Themed A Multidisciplinary Approach to Enhance Sport Performance, the two-day Conference will offer participants the opportunity to learn about the latest trends and best practices in the world of Sport Science. Leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars will attend to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Sport Science’.
Venue : Grand Copthorne Waterfront, Singapore.
18-19 Financial Modelling for Higher Education Workshop [Melbourne]
‘This intensive two-day workshop will rapidly enhance the hard and soft skill sets of participants. These skill sets create a precise and informed financial model, even in the midst of an increasingly uncertain and commercial environment. Attendees will be equipped with the practical tools and skills to create a clear and comprehensive model that can be easily interpreted and manipulated. Participants will know how to adapt to budget changes and proactively manage restructures’.
Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
18-19 Making a Difference : Student Leadership Summit [Armidale]
Alliance of Girls’ Schools Australasia. ‘Designed for students who are interested in stepping into student leadership roles, the programme will give girls the skills and confidence needed to pursue their aspirations to lead their classmates and school community. Focusing on leadership and life skills that aren’t taught in schools, the Summit will prepare girls to apply for and take on leadership roles with confidence and purpose’.
Venue : Presbyterian Ladies College, Duval, Armidale, NSW.
18-19 MASA Annual Conference 2019
Registration and other information from the site.
Venue : St Peter’s College, Adelaide, South Australia.
18-19 Women and Leadership Australia Symposium [Sydney]
‘The Symposiums are a national series of events focused on the experiences of women leaders in the contemporary workforce. The Symposiums have been running for over ten years and have become the most highly attended women’s leadership events in the country’.
Venue : Shangri La Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
18-20 2019 Conference - World Leading Schools Association [WLSA]
‘Educating resilient students is a growing concern on campus and international educators need to be prepared to identify and address the challenges facing a diverse student body. This year’s conference theme, Education for the Human Condition will help educators determine the skills needed for today’s youth. It is an exploration into the issues surrounding wellbeing and building healthy campuses for the 21st century’.
Venue : Prague Marriott Hotel, Prague, Czech Republic.
18-21 Sixth World Congress on Positive Psychology
‘The theme of our Congress is Nexus - meaning connection. The congress will build connections, collaborations and pathways that can help us work together to enhance human flourishing. You will experience an exciting scientific meeting with innovative touches and a distinct “Aussie” social program’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
19 Restorative Classrooms, Strong Classrooms Conference [Perth]
Real Schools. ‘Restorative Practices, done right, has proven to be the key to improving Student-Teacher relationships, driving up engagement, building a respectful culture and enhancing teacher effectiveness. And here’s the kicker – it’s fantastic for reducing Teacher Stress too’.
Venue : Cecil Andrews College, Seville Grove, Western Australia.
19 ‘So, I’ve got one of those’ : supporting the rights of children with special needs [Brisbane]
‘This workshop provides a reflective space to consider our understanding of inclusion, our inclusive practice and our work and engagement with others with respect to working with children with special rights. More specifically, during the workshop we will’ be covering a number of specific topics and areas.
Venue : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
19-20 Infant and Toddler Conference [Macquarie University]
‘This conference brings together practitioners, researchers, and advocates to discuss and debate ideas and approaches to infant-toddler education and care’.
Venue : Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW.
19-21 New ! The 2nd International Conference on Statistics, Mathematical Modelling and Analysis
The conference ‘will cover issues on Applied statistics, Data modeling and analysis, Design of simulation experiments, Statistical analysis system programming, Statistical applications, Statistical genetics, Statistics and mathematics education, etc. It dedicates to creating a stage for exchanging the latest research results and sharing advanced research methods’.
Venue : Guilin Grand Link Hotel, Guilin, China.
20 Australasia 2019 Junior Program Gifted & Talented Study Day [Brisbane]
‘The aim of this study day is to help gifted students to Improve their thinking skills; Begin to be able to identify what is fundamental from what is trivial; Become intellectually creative; Identify assumptions and distinguish between good and poor arguments; Think systematically and rigorously about relevant modern day issue’.
Venue : Genesis Christian College, Brisbane, Queensland.
20-21 2019 Tertiary Studies Expo [TSXPO] [Brisbane]
‘As Australia’s largest tertiary studies expo, the event will offer the unique opportunity for anyone interested in starting, changing or upgrading their career based centrally in Brisbane, it features many local, interstate and overseas education and employment providers, university students services and job support. Don’t miss this great opportunity to map out your future, all in the one location!’
Venue : Royal International Convention Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
21-22 2019 Queensland Work and Skills Expo
‘A must for anyone interested in starting, changing or upgrading their career. The expo is fit for a broad audience including high school students and their parents, mature age, career seekers of all ages, employers looking for staff training and others. The focus of will be on VET courses, Apprenticeships and Traineeships, Certificate Courses, Employment opportunities, Hands-on Activities and more!’.
Venue : Royal International Convention Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
22 New ! HEWA Never Stop Learning Parents Workshop
‘A day of professional development for home educating parents. Enjoy informative and practical workshops hosted by 12 presenters ! Gain new homeschool strategies and fresh perspectives, meet new people and take advantage of the local surrounds to recharge your parent batteries’.
Venue : Rivervale Community Centre, Rivervale, Western Australia.
22 Teacher Professional Development Day - Supporting Student Wellbeing
City of Melville, Western Australia.‘Join us for our interactive professional development event to gain a better understanding of mental health and wellbeing in young people and to develop skills and techniques that you can use in your own classroom to approach a student and have a conversation. Walk away from the event with a bag containing three free engaging classroom resources that target mental health and wellbeing in young people and additional information about other resources that are available at your disposal’.
Venue : East Fremantle Yacht Club, Fremantle, Western Australia.
22 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.
22-23 2019 SEPLA Conference [SEPLA-CON 2019]
‘This year the SEPLA-CON 19 program will feature a School Development Day on Monday, 22 July at Rosehill Racecourse, with this day being open to all of your staff. The Leaders’ Day will be held on Tuesday 23 July, at Rydges Parramatta. Get involved and make your classroom, your school or your corporate area a STAND OUT in education support for students with disabilities or additional learning needs !’
Venue : Rosehill Racecourse and Rydges Parramatta, Sydney, NSW.
22-24 3rd Digital Campus and Blended Learning Innovations [Melbourne]
‘Themed Immersive AR/VR, Adaptive Learning, AI, & Next Generation Blended Learning Delivery, the 3rd edition of the conference will focus on case studies from innovative educational institutions and industries, allowing you to learn from best practices and bench mark your institution’s progress against industry exemplars’.
Venue : The Langham Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
22-25 National Suicide Prevention Conference 2019
‘The 2019 Conference theme is all about collective action. Suicide Prevention Australia is keen to develop a program, grounded in lived experience, that embraces diversity in suicide prevention programs and services, encourages innovation and enhances their evidence-base’.
Venue : Pullman Melbourne Albert Park Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
22-26 Society for Mathematical Biology Annual Meeting 2019
‘The conference theme is From the genome to the biome and topics will showcase research and education in these topics. SMB 2019 will be hosted jointly by the Centre for Applied Mathematics in Bioscience and Medicine [CAMBAM] of McGill University and the Centre for Disease Modelling [CDM]’.
Venue : Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.
23 2019 Sunshine Coast Daily Careers Expo
‘The region’s most comprehensive careers, employment and training expo that offers visitors the latest information on tertiary studies, further training, demonstrations and employment opportunities’.
Venue : Venue 114 [formerly Lake Kawana Community Centre], Sunshine Coast, Queensland.
23 Australasia 2019 Junior Program Gifted & Talented Study Day [Sunshine Coast]
‘The aim of this study day is to help gifted students to Improve their thinking skills; Begin to be able to identify what is fundamental from what is trivial; Become intellectually creative; Identify assumptions and distinguish between good and poor arguments; Think systematically and rigorously about relevant modern day issue’.
Venue : Kawana Waters SHS, Sunshine Coast, Queensland.
24-25 International Conference on Agricultural and Biological Science [ICABS] 2019
‘The key intention is to provide opportunity for the global participants to share their ideas and experience in person with peers expected to join from different parts on the world. In addition this gathering will help delegates to establish research or business relations as well as to find international linkages for future collaborations in their career path’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
24-25 International Conference on Education and Social Science [ICESS] 2019
‘The key intention is to provide opportunity for global participants to share their ideas and experience in person with peers expected to join from different parts on the world. In addition this gathering will help delegates to establish research or business relations as well as to find international linkage for future collaborations in their career path’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
24-26 11th International Conference on Research Work and Learning [RWL11]
‘The Researching Work and Learning [RWL] International Conference Series is the world’s longest, continuously running international research conference series serving the field of workplace learning. The theme for the conference is proposed as Configuring Enterprises as Spaces for Learning : Possibilities, Risks and Limits’.
Venue : Justus-Liebig-University, Giessen, Germany.
24-26 2019 International Conference on Learning
The Learner Research Network. ‘The 2019 Special Focus : Learning to Make a Social Difference. The conference will feature plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field ’.
Venue : Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom.
24-26 Improving University Teaching – Annual Global Education Conference
‘How can we best ease students’ transition into the world of the university and help them navigate the challenges they encounter ? How can we help faculty to strike a better balance between academic support and maintaining academic standards ? How can we foster a sense of common enterprise that narrows the gap between promise and performance on both sides ? Over three days in Mülheim we will address these and related question’.
Venue :University of Applied Sciences Ruhr West [HRW], Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany.
24-27 Cogsci 2019
‘This year’s conference highlights research on the theme, Creativity + Cognition + Computation, in addition to the full breadth and diversity of research topics offered by the [Cognitive Science] society’s membership’.
Venue : Palais des Congrès de Montréal, Montreal, Canada.
24-28 2019 WCGTC World Conference
‘An opportunity for researchers, practitioners, parents, and other stakeholders to gather from around the globe to discuss the vital matters, issues, and concerns that impact the field of gifted education and gifted and talented children’.
Venue : Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
25 The Educator Leaders Summit 2019
‘Professional development for school leaders and decision makers : Build teacher capability; Demonstrate school leadership; Keep up with new technology, Learn to innovate’.
Venue : Crown Melbourne, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria.
25-26 Asia-Pacific Conference on Economics and Finance [APEF] 2019
‘APEF 2019 is the gathering place for economists and financial experts from academia, government, and the private sector to present their research results, exchange ideas and network. This is a good opportunity to meet old friends again and meet new ones for future research collaborations. This year’s sessions will look at how US-China trade war is affecting the world economy’.
Venue : Grand Copthorne Waterfront, Singapore.
25-26 DigiCon 19
‘Enthusiastic, passionate and inspiring educators come together to build a community where delegates learn from each other. Designed by teachers, for teachers, the two day conference has speakers sharing about STEM, Digital Technologies Curriculum, emerging technologies and plenty more’. Digital Learning and Teaching Victoria.
Venue : Catholic Leadership Centre, East Melbourne, Victoria.
25-26 Financial Modelling for Higher Education Workshop [Sydney]
‘This intensive two-day workshop will rapidly enhance the hard and soft skill sets of participants. These skill sets create a precise and informed financial model, even in the midst of an increasingly uncertain and commercial environment. Attendees will be equipped with the practical tools and skills to create a clear and comprehensive model that can be easily interpreted and manipulated. Participants will know how to adapt to budget changes and proactively manage restructures’.
Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
25-26 Teaching With Agility
‘Teaching With Agility is a two-day integrated professional learning intensive that will explore how to meet every student where they are in their development, to teach the way each individual student learns, and to infuse their learning with future skills. This program will be grounded firmly within the Australian Curriculum : English context’.
Venue : Queensland Cricketers’ Club, Gabba Towers, East Brisbane, Queensland.
25-26 Townsville Nurses Conference
‘The purpose of Ausmed’s local nurses’ conferences is to provide health professionals who work in regional Australia with current knowledge about a range of professional and clinical practice topics that will improve the provision of holistic care’.
Venue : Mercure Townsville, Townsville, Queensland.
25-27 2nd International Conference on English Learning and Teaching Skills [ICELTS] 2019
‘The Conference will be the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the field of English Language Teaching. The conference will bring together leading interdisciplinary academicians, educators, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world’.
Venue : IEM Management House, Salt Lake City, Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
25-29 International Nursing Research Congress 2019
The ‘Congress Theme is Theory-to-Practice : Catalyzing Collaborations to Connect Globally. Explore innovative and collaborative research and evidence-based practice strategies that connect colleagues to improve global health outcomes’.
Venue : Calgary TELUS Convention Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
26 Australasia 2019 Junior Program Gifted & Talented Study Day [Brisbane]
‘The aim of this study day is to help gifted students to Improve their thinking skills; Begin to be able to identify what is fundamental from what is trivial; Become intellectually creative; Identify assumptions and distinguish between good and poor arguments; Think systematically and rigorously about relevant modern day issue’.
Venue : Genesis Christian College, Brisbane, Queensland.
26 Enhancing reading through quality literature and drama
‘This workshop will explore a contemporary picture book and a novel through process drama strategies. It will enable teachers to gain an understanding of and expertise in using drama strategies with quality texts. Participants will gain confidence in selecting quality literature for the primary classroom, begin to develop expertise in embedding process drama strategies in the English and literacy classroom and understand the role of process drama in the development of critical literacy outcomes for students’.
Venue : Condell Park Primary School, Condell Park, NSW.
26 Raising our [sector] voice : IEAA Pathways Forum 2019
‘This year’s IEAA Pathways Network Forum will explore how we can raise our sector voice by looking at how to better use the data available to us. It will include a practical workshop examining the best data sources for the pathways sector and how to use these within your organisation, your partner relationships and the wider sector’.
Venue : La Trobe University [City campus], Melbourne, Victoria.
26 The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People [Adelaide]
‘The Seminar brings together leading experts in youth mental health and equip participants with the knowledge, skills and tools to better look after the wellbeing of the young people they work with. Specifically, it provides them with the latest updates in relation to specific mental illnesses, prevention and early intervention strategies as well as options for support, self-care and management of mental illnesses’.
Venue : Adelaide Town Hall, Adelaide, South Australia.
26-27 Annual Meeting on Organic and Inorganic Chemistry Asia
The meeting ‘will be an incredible stage for trading new thoughts and research. This social event will give organising sessions to Scientists, Chemistry Professionals, Professors, Business Assistants, Students, and people from all Chemistry gatherings. It likewise helps proceeding with training openings and quality data shared by Keynote Speakers, Symposia, hands-on workshops and display’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
26-27 Boarding Schools Expo [Tamworth]
‘By bringing the leading schools to major centres in regional NSW and Victoria where they are all under one roof, the Expo gives your family the chance to discuss your educational needs directly with representatives of the school’.
Venue : Tamworth, NSW.
26-27 2019 State Conference [HTANSW]
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : University of Sydney, Eastern Avenue Complex, Sydney, NSW.
26-28 ABA Australia Conference 2019
‘The theme of the conference is Behaviour Analysis in Australia : Diverse & Relevant. Our 2019 Conference offers a unique opportunity to showcase the science of behaviour analysis in terms of its wide application and relevance in Australia and worldwide. We are looking forward to hearing from a diverse group of researchers, professionals, and academics currently working in the field, both here and internationally’.
Venue : Rydges Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
26-28 Melbourne Career Expo
‘The Melbourne Career Expo is the most comprehensive and exciting careers event in Australia. This expo encompasses all career opportunities from employment to education and training in the trades, corporate and professional sectors. It exhibits a vast array of career advice, employment opportunities, and large University and training representation’.
Venue : Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre, Southwharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
29 Curiosity Works [Darwin]
Leading and teaching with curiosity in mind. In this interactive, hands-on session, you’ll learn about simple shifts you can make in classrooms and across entire schools to “flip the script” on improvement efforts — not by driving learning from the “outside-in”, but rather, by changing the “inside-out”, starting with what’s inside every student [and teacher] and waiting to come out : curiosity’.
Venue : Hilton Darwin, Darwin, Northern Territory.
29-30 9th International Conference on Medical Education and Health Sciences 2019
‘Medical Education Summit 2019 works with the theme The Future of Medical Education and aims to discover advances in health practice, management and education in relation to health disparities as well as a breadth of other topics’.
Venue : Mantra Parramatta, Parramatta, Sydney, NSW.
29-30 Motivating the Unmotivated [K-12]
‘This workshop will include lecture bursts, group work, individualised planning and reflecting, and discussion. Audio visual, experiential and paper and pencil activities will be included. Participants will be invited to think and adopt and adapt ideas presented to their own unique situations’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
29/7-2/8 2019 WEI International Academic Conference on Humanities and Social Sciences
‘You may attend both the teaching and the business conference at one location for one registration fee. A Registration Form for either conference is all that is needed’.
Venue : Harvard Faculty Club, Boston, USA.
29/7-23/8 Gathering evidence and establishing where your students are in their learning
‘This course is intended for educators who have limited knowledge of PAT. The course describes the progressive achievement approach and its relationship to student learning. It explains how to interpret bands and group reports, and offers practical teaching strategies. There is no recommended prior learning’.
Venue : Online.
30 Australasia 2019 Junior Program Gifted & Talented Study Day [Adelaide]
‘The aim of this study day is to help gifted students to Improve their thinking skills; Begin to be able to identify what is fundamental from what is trivial; Become intellectually creative; Identify assumptions and distinguish between good and poor arguments; Think systematically and rigorously about relevant modern day issue’.
Venue : Concordia College, Highgate, Adelaide, South Australia.
30 Curiosity Works [Brisbane]
Leading and teaching with curiosity in mind. In this interactive, hands-on session, you’ll learn about simple shifts you can make in classrooms and across entire schools to “flip the script” on improvement efforts — not by driving learning from the “outside-in”, but rather, by changing the “inside-out”, starting with what’s inside every student [and teacher] and waiting to come out : curiosity’.
Venue : Mercure Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
30 More than One Way to Skin a Cat - Teaching English in the Middle Years [ACSA]
‘This webinar will provide a whistle-stop tour of tasks and approaches designed to engage middle years students in literacy. It will explore the role of creativity when confronted with issues of spelling, vocabulary, expression, research and analysis’.
Venue : Webinar.
30 National Seminar Series - Australian Copyright Council [Perth - Education]
‘Copyright Essentials for Educators [a comprehensive overview of Australian copyright law specifically for educators]; Statutory Licences; Industry Licences; Digital Classrooms [relevant for all educators working in primary and high schools, universities, TAFEs, and registered training colleges : working with laptops, tablets and other devices, permissions online : how to source and use content on websites and social media, working with Creative Commons and open access, website and social media content moderation, liability, risk management, and safe harbour amendments]’.
Venue : TBC, Perth, Western Australia.
30-31 Power of Play
‘Participants will be fully engaged in discussions, hands-on and reflective activities, and application exercises of the fundamental principles of learning through play across all domains – cognitive, social, emotional, motor, language, and creative development. Practical examples and reflective exercises will help participants to further their understanding of how to effectively organise play-based learning environments’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
30/7-1/8 8thnice [International Conference Network for Inter-Asian Chemistry Educators]
‘The aims of 8th NICE symposium are promoting the information communication between inter-Asian chemistry educators, exchanging the chemistry teaching strategies and materials in different countries, as well as sharing the fruitful results’.
Venue : National Taipei University of Education, Taipei, Taiwan.
30/7-2/8 Women in Tertiary Education Leadership Summit
‘The inaugural summit will explore the skills and strategies to overcome obstacles and seize opportunities for career progression. Network with some of Australia’s foremost industry leaders and learn to optimise opportunities through anecdotal presentations, interactive sessions and engaging panel discussions. Join the movement to support women’s leadership and gain key tips and tools to propel your career in tertiary education’.
Venue : Sydney Boulevard Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
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‘Participants will explore the Six Styles of leadership, identify their particular style and unpack their strengths and weaknesses against their style. This course explores leadership style; wellness; change implementation, management and collaborative effective teams within schools’. Further information available from this site, including details of a similar course in Semester 1 [see February listing] of this year.
Venue : PTC NSW Training Rooms, Auburn, Sydney, NSW.
31 Australasia 2019 Junior Program Gifted & Talented Study Day [Sydney]
‘The aim of this study day is to help gifted students to Improve their thinking skills; Begin to be able to identify what is fundamental from what is trivial; Become intellectually creative; Identify assumptions and distinguish between good and poor arguments; Think systematically and rigorously about relevant modern day issue’.
Venue : Ascham School, Sydney, NSW.
31 Curiosity Works [Sydney]
Leading and teaching with curiosity in mind. In this interactive, hands-on session, you’ll learn about simple shifts you can make in classrooms and across entire schools to “flip the script” on improvement efforts — not by driving learning from the “outside-in”, but rather, by changing the “inside-out”, starting with what’s inside every student [and teacher] and waiting to come out : curiosity’.
Venue : Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney, NSW.
31 National Seminar Series - Australian Copyright Council [Perth G.L.A.M.]
Covers ‘Copyright Essentials for GLAM [a thorough overview of Australian copyright law specifically for librarians, archivists, and gallery and museum curators; Your Collection; Your Visitors; and Risk Management [attendees will be taken through the following topics; the different levels of risk exposure, common problems and how to manage them, your responsibility versus client responsibility, managing risk on websites and social media, safe harbour provisions and upcoming law reform]’.
Venue : TBC, Perth, Western Australia.
31 New ! Perth State Conference [AHRI]
‘Gain fresh insights from an outstanding line-up of speakers on HR innovations and trends at the Perth State Conference. This one-day conference will feature national thought leaders and local HR experts’.
Venue : Pan Pacific Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
31/7-2/8 2019 ICT Leadership Conference
Is comfort the enemy of progress ?. ‘We often feel comfortable - it’s good when everything is going well, and it’s natural to stop and enjoy it for a while. But technology doesn’t stop’.
Venue : Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Gold Coast, Queensland.
31/7-2/8 New ! National Apprentice Employment Network Conference 2019 [Beyond 2020]
‘Our theme is Beyond 2020, responding to shifts in federal government policies, with a stronger political spotlight on employment through apprenticeships and traineeships, and an education system under review. More than ever, apprenticeships and traineeships are seen as a critical way that new workers can prepare to adapt to changes in technology and work practice as they happen. This event will be essential for all Group Training Organisation professionals across Australia, and for industry stakeholders invested in improving employment opportunities and outcomes for Australia’s future apprentices and trainees’.
Venue : Crowne Plaza, Gold Coast, Queensland.

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On Demand New ! Student Motivation : Practical Strategies That Will Increase Engagement, Learning & Persistence
Innovative Educators. ‘If we want our students to be actively involved in our instructional strategies, then we must help them find the pathways and agency to achieve their goals. What strategies remain relevant for our students ? What signals do we see that encourage us to explore new promising practices ? This webinar will provide context and strategies for you and your colleagues to consider and develo’.
Venue : On Demand Webinar.
1 Australasia 2019 Junior Program Gifted & Talented Study Day [Canberra]
‘The aim of this study day is to help gifted students to Improve their thinking skills; Begin to be able to identify what is fundamental from what is trivial; Become intellectually creative; Identify assumptions and distinguish between good and poor arguments; Think systematically and rigorously about relevant modern day issue’.
Venue : Canberra Girls, Canberra, ACT.
1 Big Ideas from Reggio in Daily Practice [Canberra]
‘In this full day session we will be exploring a number of big ideas from the schools of Reggio Emilia and how these might translate back into practice in a way which proclaim ‘doing Reggio’, but rather the influence Reggio can have and it’s interpretation back into your early childhood program’.
Venue : Mantra on Northbourne, Canberra, ACT.
1 Curiosity Works [Melbourne]
Leading and teaching with curiosity in mind. In this interactive, hands-on session, you’ll learn about simple shifts you can make in classrooms and across entire schools to “flip the script” on improvement efforts — not by driving learning from the “outside-in”, but rather, by changing the “inside-out”, starting with what’s inside every student [and teacher] and waiting to come out : curiosity’.
Venue : Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens, Melbourne, Victoria.
1 Driving Productive Collaboration Workshop [Perth]
‘High-level collaboration is the way of the future in education. In this workshop, school leaders will learn the key commitments required to drive a collaborative school culture where student and teacher learning thrives’.
Venue : TBC, Perth, Western Australia.
1 Law for School Counsellors WA
‘Understanding and Navigating Informed Consent from Students and Parents; Examining and Interpreting Exceptions to Privacy and Confidentiality Obligations of School Counsellors – When Can You Share or Disclose ?; Student Self-Harm, Suicide Attempts and Return to School : Understanding the Extent of Your Duties; Family Law Review : Effectively Navigating Court Orders, Parents and Your Obligations’.
Venue : Parmelia Hilton, Perth, Western Australia.
1 School Law WA
‘A comprehensive day with staff and student issues addressed. Topics include Performance management best practice primer; managing staff conduct outside the school’s gates; understanding and managing key obligations and legal risks in outsourcing and using contractors, casual workers and volunteers; student bullying and cyber-bullying update; managing students with mental health issues; troubling sexualised behaviours and sexting’.
Venue : Parmelia Hilton, Perth, Western Australia.
1 Women and Leadership Australia Symposium [Adelaide]
‘The Symposiums are a national series of events focused on the experiences of women leaders in the contemporary workforce. The Symposiums have been running for over ten years and have become the most highly attended women’s leadership events in the country’.
Venue : The Playford, Adelaide, South Australia.
1-2 Behaviour Management in Schools - National Conference 2019
‘This conference provides teachers and schools with… A better understanding of student behaviour. New responses cto hallenging behaviours. A huge range of easy to use daily strategies. Insights into how to build positive relationships with students.’.
Venue : Melbourne Cricket Ground, Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-2 Creating Intentional Learning for Young Children
‘Everything we do with young children influences how they behave, interact, think and what they learn. Resulting, if we, is adults, want to create learning situations and environments that are most likely to foster optimal growth and development, we must carefully structure learning to maximise positive learning outcomes and create lifelong learners’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
1-2 New ! Education and e-Learning [EeL] Conference 2019
‘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. Further the use of technology also bridges the gap of learning across borders’.
Venue : Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand.
1-2 IEAA Transnational Education Forum 2019
‘IEAA’s Transnational Education Forum has cemented its place as a key event in the professional development calendar of practitioners and academics involved in TNE partnerships and program delivery’.
Venue : Victoria University City Convention Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-2 ** Leading School Transformation Program
‘A three-day program about changing and empowering schools through 4Cs pedagogy and professional practice. The 4Cs approach is responsive to the challenges and opportunities of the 21st Century by embedding creativity, collaboration, critical reflection and communication in learning, teaching and leadership’. ** Also includes 16 September 2019. This is Workshop 2.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
1-2 Singapore Learning Design and Technology Conference [SLDT 2019]
‘A broad range of Learning Design topics, including significant developments as well as innovative uses of technology that promote learning, performance, and instruction, will be presented at SLDT 2019. We invite education researchers, designers, developers, instructors, and other professional practitioners to attend’.
Venue : Grand Copthorne Waterfront, Singapore.
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Leadership Victoria. ‘Explores the essentials of leadership and what it means to be an effective leader in today’s world. Drawing on the experience of our expert facilitator, a range of dynamic guest speakers and a diverse group of peers in the room’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria
2 Curiosity Works [Adelaide]
Leading and teaching with curiosity in mind. In this interactive, hands-on session, you’ll learn about simple shifts you can make in classrooms and across entire schools to “flip the script” on improvement efforts — not by driving learning from the “outside-in”, but rather, by changing the “inside-out”, starting with what’s inside every student [and teacher] and waiting to come out : curiosity’.
Venue : Pullman Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
2 Ed Summit 2019
‘Ed Summit 2019 Lead the Change will bring together global thought-leaders, trail-blazers and disruptors from the education sector and beyond to look at the evolving face of education and provide education leaders with the tools they need to create an action plan based on best practice from around the world’.
Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.
2 Show-Stopping School Concerts
‘Do you want to put on a show that will blow your school community away, but don’t know where to start ? Or do you have all the ideas ready go, but still need a helping hand to bring your production to life ? Join Laura Knowling and Anna Joyce as they give you simple and effective tools to create a show-stopping [and stress-free !] performance’.
Venue : Kew Scout Hall, Kew, Victoria.
2 Teachers as Architects of Learning Workshop [Perth]
‘Learning architects commit to the development of their teaching expertise and effectively monitor the impact their practices have on learning. In this workshop, participants will develop their own blueprint for teaching through the exploration of more than 100 strategies and approaches’.
Venue : TBC, Perth, Western Australia.
2 The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People & Kids in Cyberspace [Sydney]
‘The Seminar brings together leading experts in youth mental health and equip participants with the knowledge, skills and tools to better look after the wellbeing of the young people they work with. Specifically, it provides them with the latest updates in relation to specific mental illnesses, prevention and early intervention strategies as well as options for support, self-care and management of mental illnesses’.
Venue : Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, NSW.
2-3 1st Global Conference on Hospitality, Tourism and Sports Management [GCHTSM 2019]
‘The main theme of this conference is Success through Synergy. The conference will cover every topic from the areas of Hospitality, Tourism and Sports Management. Research active scholars from different countries will participate in the event to present their latest research and best practices’.
Venue : Education Development Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
2-3 5th Asia Pacific Conference on Contemporary Research [APCCR- 2019]
‘The main theme of this conference is Share the Vision. The conference will cover every topic from the areas of Business, Education, Social Sciences and ICT. Research active scholars from different countries will participate in the event to present their latest research and best practices’.
Venue : Education Development Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
2-3 ICESS 2019
‘This conference a platform for both academicians and professionals from multi-disciplinary interests to meet and interact with members inside and outside their own particular disciplines. The conference also provide a platform where researchers, professionals, academicians and industries to share and generate forum of the latest researches’.
Venue : Langkawi Seaview Hotel, Langkawi, Malaysia.
2-3 New ! THRASS Conference 2019
‘TC19 Conference Theme : Returning the balance to literacy teaching – the role of practice informed evidence in affecting pedagogical change. This exciting education event is a celebration of grassroots educators in Australia and will showcase the journeys and successes of everyday Australian teachers, principals and support staff working in the field. These case studies and practical demonstrations will explore many of the political and ideological issues that currently surround literacy teaching in Australia and provide a platform for critical discussion with like-minded educators’.
Venue : Novotel Melbourne on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.
3 New ! TEDxUNISA - Theme : Emergence
‘This TEDx event is entirely organised by local, Adelaide-based UniSA students. We believe the theme ‘Emergence'’ encapsulates Adelaide; young and emerging, full of incredible ideas and innovations, businesses and people. We want TEDxUniSA to be intriguing and thought-provoking’.
Venue : University of South Australia, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia.
3 The Aspiring Women Leaders Conference 2019 [AISWA]
‘This conference aims to provide relevant training and preparatory experiences in leadership and to demystify the application and interview process for female aspirant leaders’.
Venue : Perth, Western Australia.
3-4 Science Alive ! [Adelaide]
‘Science Alive ! is one of the largest interactive science exhibitions in Australia, and brings together the big names in science and technology. We’ll have exhibitors providing hands-on fun that is interactive, dynamic, fun, and educational for all ages’.
Venue : Adelaide Showground, Adelaide, South Australia.
3-6 43rd Annual Scientific Meeting - Human Genetics Society of Australasia
‘The theme for the conference is Winds of Change to convey the importance of new developments in genetics and genomics [including therapeutics], cancer genetics and engaging with the broader community, in particular indigenous populations’.
Venue : Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington, New Zealand.
3-7 WACE 21st World Conference on Cooperative and Work-Integrated Education2019
‘Advancing Cooperative and Work Integrated education - Inspire, Innovate, Evolve’.
Venue : University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
4-5 Research Conference 2019 [ACER]
Preparing students for life in the 21st Century: Identifying, developing and assessing what matters. Held annually, Research Conference highlights the latest national and international research in education’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
4-9 Updated ! 15th International Conference of The Mathematics Education for the Future Project
Theory and Practice : An Interface or A Great Divide ? ‘Meet educators from all over the world working on new ideas in the teaching of mathematics, statistics, informatics and science. At our last conference 125 people attended from 22 countries, giving both practitioners and researchers opportunities to develop future international links for research projects’.
Venue : Maynooth University, Kildare, Ireland.
5 2019 Townsville Careers Expo
‘The region’s most comprehensive careers, employment and training expo that offers visitors the latest information on tertiary studies, further training, hands on demonstrations and employment opportunities. If you are looking at starting, changing or upgrading your career, don't miss the Townsville Careers Expo to map out your future and you can find it all in the one location, on one day’.
Venue : Townsville Stadium, Townsville, Queensland.
5 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. Participants 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 Masonic Conference Centre, Sydney, NSW.
5 New ! Leading with Emotional Intelligence [Perth]
‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career. Understand the theoretical principals of EI and recognise your own and other’s emotional triggers. You will be led through interactive, practical exercises on how to perceive, harness and manage your emotions to improve your job performance’.
Venue : Cliftons Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
5-6 Higher Education Finance Conference
‘The theme for the 2019 Higher Education Finance Conference is Give yourself the EDGE, which replicates the ATEM promise : Engage. Discover. Grow. Excel’.
Venue : Deakin Downtown, Melbourne, Victoria.
5-6 I’m a new director so where do I start ? [Sydney]
‘Provides new directors with two days of solid and thorough content, which will be the building blocks for a great career in directing an early childhood or middle childhood program. A range of issues related to staffing, managing change, understanding your role, clarifying the regulations and succeeding in the National Quality Standard Assessment and Rating are just a few of the topics that will be covered over the two days of this workshop’.
Venue : Flour Mill Studios, Sydney, NSW.
5-6 Positive Leadership [Brisbane]
This ‘will both affirm and challenge you as you reflect upon how you can become a more positively effective leader. At completion, you can expect to be well equipped with exciting new knowledge, empowering practical strategies, and an invigorated sense of purpose and passion as a positive leader. More important than being an expert, you will be an example others will want to follow’.
Venue : NEXT Hotel Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
5-6 New ! Read Write Inc. Phonics Training
‘Our trainer, Hayley Goldsworthy, will discuss the importance of teaching phonics first and fast, and how to support every child to become a fluent, confident and comprehending reader. By attending Read Write Inc. training, you will gain skills and confidence to get your students reading, learn consistent behavioural management strategies that can speed up progress and ensure participation and get the opportunity to practise and prepare before you start teaching’.
Venue : Education Development Centre, Hindmarsh, Adelaide, South Australia.
5-8 WERA 2019 Focus Meeting
‘The main theme of the meeting will be Future of Democracy and Education : Realising Equity and Social Justice Worldwide and prominent scholars dealing with this topic in their educational researches have been invited as keynote speakers. The WERA 2019 Focal Meeting will consist of a program of paper and symposia sessions on topics of world-wide scope’.
Venue : The University of Tokyo/Gakushuin University, Tokyo, Japan.
5-9 Updated ! 24th International Kodály Symposium 2019 [KMEIA]
‘The Kodály Symposium is a bi-annual international event, serving as a platform to educate, engage, support and foster connections for aspiring music educators, ethnomusicologists and musicians internationally’.
Venue : Waterfront Hotel, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia.
5-9 International Congress of Phonetic Sciences ICPhS 2019
‘This is the first time that the Congress will be held in the Southern Hemisphere since its inception in Amsterdam in 1932. Our conference themes are Endangered Languages, and Major Language Varieties. Australia is home to many Aboriginal languages; a very wide variety of migrant languages from Europe, Asia, and more recently Africa; and with our cousins in New Zealand, two major “New World” varieties of English’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
6 New ! Essential counselling skills for teachers
‘The 21st century teacher is often placed in a counselling role as a result of the increasing challenges and requests for help from students, colleagues or parents. In this webinar, you will learn the five secrets of effective communication, how to improve your relationships with students, staff and parents, when to refer on to someone more experienced, the importance of self-care and how to recognise your own blind spots’.
Venue : Webinar.
6 Performance Appraisals from A-Z : From Drab to Inspiration [Melbourne]
‘Many performance appraisal systems are used in a way that they are rarely referred back to, live on a shelf for 12 months with no human contact made, don’t inspire action and leave much to be desired. Aimed at service leaders and team leaders, this workshop is designed to step you through the development of a performance appraisal process that will inspire your staff to achieve more in their role beyond satisfactory performance’.
Venue : Karstens Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
6 Using student voice to provide feedback on teacher clarity in a large Humanities Faculty
‘How do you, in a large Humanities faculty, capture student voice to find out how clear learning is to students ? How do you collaboratively involve teachers in responding to this feedback to improve student outcomes ? How do you use this process to develop teacher capability ?’
Venue : Webinar.
6 Year 7 Social Media & Cyber Safety
Alliance of Girls’ Schools Australasia. ‘Year 7 students from WA member schools are invited to attend a Social Media and Cyber Safety presentation. Guest speaker Jordan Foster, Chief Executive Officer of ySafe and an Adolescent Psychologist will discuss her recommendations for how to stay safe online’.
Venue : St Hilda’s Anglican School for Girls, Mosman Park, Western Australia.
6-7 6th Annual STEM Education Conference
‘An exciting two days unpacking current STEM programs, learning how to bring STEM back to the classroom, and discussing key issues. Presentations from inspiring educators, leading researchers, industry and education changemakers who are moving forward with positive visions and successfully proven approaches to STEM’.
Venue : Rydges World Square Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
6-7 Gartner ReimagineHR Conference 2019
‘Join 400+ senior HR executives to hear key insights and learn actionable strategies for how HR can support organisational performance when tomorrow is uncertain’.
Venue : Hilton Sydney Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
6-9 International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
‘IASSIDD Congresses are the leading international research and practice meetings in the field of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. We expect to welcome over 1 200 participants to Glasgow, from various professions and career levels, such as health and social workers, social care and educational practitioners, policy makers, family carers, academics and third sector organisations’.
Venue : SEC Centre, Glasgow, Scotland.
6-18 Sydney Science Festival 2019
‘Sydney Science Festival returns with 13 huge days of talks by some of the world’s best researchers, hands-on workshops, exhibitions, panel discussions and family events. The Festival invites cultural and research institutions, museums, universities and communities across greater Sydney to discover, discuss and debate science’.
Venue : Sydney, NSW.
7 Curiosity Works [Perth]
Leading and teaching with curiosity in mind. In this interactive, hands-on session, you’ll learn about simple shifts you can make in classrooms and across entire schools to “flip the script” on improvement efforts — not by driving learning from the “outside-in”, but rather, by changing the “inside-out”, starting with what’s inside every student [and teacher] and waiting to come out : curiosity’.
Venue : Hyatt Regency Perth, Perth, Western Australia Australia.
7 New ! Has internationalisation gone too far ?
‘The third policy discussion in the series will address such questions as : How international should post-secondary education be ?, How can we improve the experiences of international students ?, What implications does this have for the curriculum, and for the experiences of domestic students ?, Where should Australia position itself globally ?. It will feature short contributions from an expert panel’.
Venue : This event will be livestreamed and recorded. The livestream will be available on this page. Please register only if you plan to attend in person.
7 New ! Leading with Emotional Intelligence [Adelaide]
‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career. Understand the theoretical principals of EI and recognise your own and other’s emotional triggers. You will be led through interactive, practical exercises on how to perceive, harness and manage your emotions to improve your job performance’.
Venue : Cliftons Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
7-8 New ! Canberra CareersXpo
‘The Canberra CareersXpo specialises in the provision of valuable career opportunities to secondary students throughout the ACT and surrounding NSW schools network. There are over 100 local and national exhibitors, including universities, colleges, and career placement organisations providing a wide range of information sources’.
Venue : Exhibition Park, Canberra, ACT.
7-8 Emerging Trends in Higher Education Conference 2019
The ‘conference on Emerging Trends in Higher Education aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Emerging Trends in Higher Education’.
Venue : Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
7-8 International Teacher Education Conference [ITEC 2019]
‘The main aim of the congress is to bring scholars, researchers, educators, students, professionals and other groups interested in teacher education to present their works on the developments in educational sciences. It provides an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields to share their theoretical knowledge, research findings and educational practices with their colleagues and academic community’.
Venue : George Mason University, Johnson Centre, Fairfax, Virginia, USA.
7-8 New Zealand International Education Conference and Expo [NZIEC] 2019
The ‘2019 theme : Navigating our changing world. NZIEC brings together practitioners and leaders from New Zealand and around the world to explore strategies for growth in international education. The conference provides an opportunity to discuss, strategise and connect with expert speakers and delegates’.
Venue : Skycity Auckland Convention Centre, Auckland, New Zealand.
7-8 New ! Women in Leadership Workshop 2019 [Adelaide]
‘Develop your individual leadership style; Write your personal leadership plan; Build confidence & influence; Improve self-awareness & self-reflection; Master the art of confident communication; Learn to navigate change & uncertainty’ and much more.
Venue : Cliftons Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
7-9 NASDAP 2019 Conference
‘The conference will inspire you to jump out of your comfort zone, finding the inspiration to be more resilient, involved and informed in your roles as AP/DPs. Join us to gain new perspectives and practical ideas to help you Go Out & Make a Difference in your own lives and the lives of those around you’.
Venue : Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, New Zealand.
7-9 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Mount Gambier]
‘The ConocoPhillips Science Experience is a fun 3 or 4 days of science activities for Year 9 and 10 students in 2019 program year. Each 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 : University of South Australia [Mount Gambier], Mount Gambier, South Australia.
8-9 International Conference on Science, Engineering & Technology [ICSET] 2019
The conference ‘will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and a result in Science, Engineering and Technology. The aim is to provide a platform to the researchers and practitioners from both academia as well as industry to meet the share cutting-edge development in the field’.
Venue : Brisbane Technology Park, Eight Mile Plains, Queensland.
8-9 Applied Positive Psychology [Brisbane]
‘By synthesising research in the field of Positive Psychology, supported by current thinking in positive education, neuroscience, mindfulness, positive organisational practices and positive leadership, the course provides comprehensive coverage of the key theories and concepts that are transforming workplaces and classrooms across the world’.
Venue : NEXT Hotel Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
8-9 Teacher Leadership Workshop [Adelaide]
‘A school’s capacity for improvement relies upon effective teacher leaders who have formal or informal roles that extend beyond the classroom in support of whole-school goals. Participants will learn the key attributes of leaders of learning and explore the concept of leadership identity. Gavin will also detail how to lead meaningful collaborative dialogues, provide effective feedback and use conflict productively in order to motivate and inspire others through the process of change’.
Venue : TBC, Adelaide, South Australia.
8-9 Women and Leadership Australia Symposium [Melbourne]
‘The Symposiums are a national series of events focused on the experiences of women leaders in the contemporary workforce. The Symposiums have been running for over ten years and have become the most highly attended women’s leadership events in the country’.
Venue : Sofitel on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.
8-10 11th International Conference for Adolescent Success 2019
Includes ‘School Visits; Master Classes; Keynote Speakers; Over 30 concurrent workshops’. Formerly MYSA -Middle Years of Schooling Association. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
8-10 National Leader’s Summit - Christian Schools Australia
‘Our conference theme, Christian Community Principles, is set around the second pillar of the CSA Architecture. A conference highlight will be the presentation of the results of the Relational Schools Research Project that has taken place during 2017 and early 2018’.
Venue : Alice Springs Convention Centre, Alice Springs, Northern Territory.
8-10 Leading a Digital School Conference 2019
‘The Leading a Digital School Conference offers strategic advice to assist school leaders, aspiring leaders and lead teachers achieve superior digital technology outcomes for their school. Why not attend yourself or send a team of staff involved in steering the strategic direction of your digital technology programs ?’
Venue : Crown Promenade Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
9 2019 Queensland Schools VET Conference
‘The Conference will bring together both leading experts and industry bodies to educate, inspire and empower VET practitioners from Queensland schools. Streams cater to RTO Managers, VET Teachers, Principals and Deputy Principals. It offers relevant, topical professional development that is specifically designed for Queensland Schools’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
9 Curiosity Works [Launceston]
Leading and teaching with curiosity in mind. In this interactive, hands-on session, you’ll learn about simple shifts you can make in classrooms and across entire schools to “flip the script” on improvement efforts — not by driving learning from the “outside-in”, but rather, by changing the “inside-out”, starting with what’s inside every student [and teacher] and waiting to come out : curiosity’.
Venue : Grand Chancellor Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania.
9 New ! Demystifying Assessment[Webinar]
‘This webinar puts assessment myths to rest. How many assessment events are necessary, and can we weight them ? Can we grade competence ? The webinar works through a string of myths, separates fact from fiction, and enables you to more confidently design and conduct assessments’. VDC.
Venue : Webinar.
9 Global Learning in Higher Education : IEAA-La Trobe Teaching and Learning Summit 2019
‘The event will bring together academics from Australia, Asia, North America and Europe to share and debate their methods of engaging students with the global world in an increasingly interconnected educational environment. This practice aims to develop the capacity of students for critical thinking that addresses the contemporary challenges of global citizenship for community resilience and sustainable development’.
Venue : La Trobe University [City campus], Melbourne, Victoria.
9 New ! Leading with Emotional Intelligence [Melbourne]
‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career. Understand the theoretical principals of EI and recognise your own and other’s emotional triggers. You will be led through interactive, practical exercises on how to perceive, harness and manage your emotions to improve your job performance’.
Venue : Cliftons melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
9 The AIS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Conference 2019 - Day 2
Creating a Community of Empowerment. This year a second day of the AIS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Conference is being offered focusing on supporting leaders, teachers and support staff in boarding schools 7-12 to further understand the importance of providing culturally responsive and community connected structures for students. This stand-alone day will provide participants with research based support structures for students transitioning into boarding through to Year 12 completion’.
Venue : AISNSW, Sydney, NSW.
9-10 2019 Anglican Schools Australia Conference
‘Over the two days, conference delegates will explore the theme of Awe & Wonder through the rich stories and understandings shared by leading national and international speakers together with sharing of the immense collective knowledge and experience within the communion of Anglican educators and leaders from across the country’.
Venue : Federation Ballroom, Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.
9-10 New ! Alumni Experience Conference
‘Alumni Experience Conference [AEC] is a forum for alumni, scholars, researchers and current students in various disciplines to discuss ways of enhancing the connection between curricula/pedagogies and real-world practices’.
Venue : Monash University, Clayton Campus, Clayton, Victoria.
9-10 National Dance Forum 2019
‘The National Dance Forum brings together artists, artsworkers, thinkers and activists to discuss and share knowledge on current practices on the theme of Home - dance of place, disruption and belonging. The two-day forum focuses on strengthening the dance sector’s capacity and it engages artists in developing and sharing skills’.
Venue : Darwin, Northern Territory.
10 New ! HEIA[Q] 2019 State Conference : Home Economics - Creative cultures
‘The conference Home Economics: Creative cultures presents innovative ideas that lead to better processes, effective design solutions and stronger teams, with the added benefit of positive emotion. In line with the “7 secrets of highly creative cultures” [Harrison, 2013], Home Economics - Creative culturess aims to create an “atmosphere of generosity” in exchanging ideas as a pathway to creating creative cultures’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Brisbane, Queensland.
10 New ! STEMMING the Tide : Promoting STEM through Innovative Programs in Schools
‘The first alumni conference showcasing innovative integrated curriculum approaches to primary and secondary STEM education’.
Venue : STEM Teacher Enrichment Academy, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
10-11 International Conference on Innovative PResearch ractice in Economics, Business and Social Sciences [IEBS] 2019
The conference ‘aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Economics, Trade and Development, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Potts Point, Sydney, NSW.
10-11 Making a Difference : Student Leadership Summit [Melbourne]
Alliance of Girls’ Schools Australasia. ‘Designed for students who are interested in stepping into student leadership roles, the programme will give girls the skills and confidence needed to pursue their aspirations to lead their classmates and school community. Focusing on leadership and life skills that aren’t taught in schools, the Summit will prepare girls to apply for and take on leadership roles with confidence and purpose’.
Venue : Strathcona Baptist Girls Grammar School, Canterbury, Melbourne, Victoria.
10-16 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence [IJCAI-19] 2019
‘Program, Registration, Sponsorship, Committees and Contact’. information available from the site.
Venue : Venetian Macao Hotel Resort, Macao, China.
12 New ! Leading with Emotional Intelligence [Brisbane]
‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career. Understand the theoretical principals of EI and recognise your own and other’s emotional triggers. You will be led through interactive, practical exercises on how to perceive, harness and manage your emotions to improve your job performance’.
Venue : Cliftons Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
12-13 New ! The AIS Heads of Sport Conference 2019
‘Delegates will explore a range of contemporary issues to develop skills and enhanced opportunities to support students, coaching staff and parents. A highlight of this annual conference is the inclusion of school-based workshops, engagement with key NSW sporting bodies, an optional Sunday networking opportunity as well a new venue for the conference dinner at Hope Estate’.
Venue : Crowne Plaza Hotel - Hunter Valley, Hunter Valley, NSW.
12-16 Deafblind International World Conference 2019
‘We aim to showcase research, experiences and best practices that are shaping the world for those who are deafblind. This conference is not only for academics and professionals working in the field of deafblindness, but also professional interpreters and communication guides, people who are deafblind, together with families of people with both acquired and congenital deafblindness’.
Venue : Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa, Gold Coast, Queensland.
13 3rd Annual STEM in Defence Summit
‘The ADM STEM in Defence Summit is a cornerstone event that brings together Defence, Defence Industry and Education to build the STEM-skilled workforce we need’.
Venue : Hyatt Hotel, Canberra, ACT.
13 Advancing STEM Education Roadshow [Sydney]
‘The Roadshow will address how you can improve pedagogies to drive inquiry based, context led teaching and learning. he conference will provide practical solutions to common challenges in STEM advancement and will bring together STEM experts across the education industry who will share their insights and expertise and provide you with practical takeaways to implement into your own classrooms’.
Venue : Novotel Sydney Central, Sydney, NSW.
13 New ! Bring Learning Alive to Engage Students
‘This webinar explores strategies that combine to produce consistent student engagement. We work through ideas about building and sustaining a learning climate among your students. It builds your resources for establishing a growth mindset – a habit of mind leading students to believe that by engaging and working hard, they will succeed. At the end of this session, you’ll have practical strategies to design engaging coursework and learning experiences’.
Venue : Webinar.
13 New ! International Conference on Physics [ICOP-19] [Brisbane]
‘We welcome all scientists, scholars, students, industrialists to attend and explore their knowledge in the field of Physics. The conference will permit the exchange of ideas and knowledge between the different disciplines for facilitating research and interdisciplinary collaborations focusing on Physics’.
Venue : Ibis Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
13 New ! Talking Teaching : Beginning Teacher Conference [Melton]
‘As a beginning teacher, what do you need to know ? Talking Teaching will provide you with strategies to develop your practice and create meaningful relationships with children, families, peers and other professionals. You will learn how to develop your professional identity as a teacher, how to move from provisional to full teacher registration, and how to support your wellbeing at work. You will also gain access to the latest research in early childhood pedagogy. Leading early childhood academics and experts will deliver short, sharp talks on issues that matter to you’.
Venue : Tabcorp Park, Melton, Melbourne, Victoria.
13 New ! Talking Teaching : Beginning Teacher Conference [Online]
‘As a beginning teacher, what do you need to know ? Talking Teaching will provide you with strategies to develop your practice and create meaningful relationships with children, families, peers and other professionals. You will learn how to develop your professional identity as a teacher, how to move from provisional to full teacher registration, and how to support your wellbeing at work. You will also gain access to the latest research in early childhood pedagogy. Leading early childhood academics and experts will deliver short, sharp talks on issues that matter to you’.
Venue : Online Live Streaming.
13 Teaching for effective intercultural understanding through critical thinking and dialogue
‘Topics and practices that promote understandings of equality and empathy will be discussed, including how class discussions, through a community of inquiry approach, can be used to cultivate values and dispositions such as curiosity, care, empathy, reciprocity, respect and responsibility, open-mindedness and critical awareness’.
Venue : Webinar.
13-19 Aboriginal Cultural Immersion Program : School Leaders
‘The Aboriginal Cultural Immersion Program aims to bring together current and aspiring leaders to experience first-hand the uniqueness of Aboriginal culture and deepen understanding of Australia’s First Peoples, to enable them to lead with greater insight the reconciliation initiatives in their communities’.
Venue : Nhulunbuy Region, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory.
13-19 Designing a Flipped Classroom
‘Flipped learning is a model of teaching in which the more passive learning activities such as watching lectures, happen outside of the classroom, saving more in-person class time for interactive activities. In this workshop, you will explore different flipped design models and the educational benefits of the flipped design. You will gain a deeper understanding of how to implement this strategy into your own teaching’.
Venue : Asynchronous Online Presentation.
13-19 Designing with Accessibility in Mind
‘During this asynchronous, week-long workshop take a deeper dive into the principles and guidelines of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 that course instructors and instructional designers need to consider when creating online courses. The heart of this workshop will focus on ways to meet accessibility criteria through three important components including general universal design practices, creating accessible multimedia, and creating accessible documents’.
Venue : Asynchronous Online Presentation.
14 Australasia 2019 Junior Program Gifted & Talented Study Day [Sydney]
‘The aim of this study day is to help gifted students to Improve their thinking skills; Begin to be able to identify what is fundamental from what is trivial; Become intellectually creative; Identify assumptions and distinguish between good and poor arguments; Think systematically and rigorously about relevant modern day issue’.
Venue : Ascham School, Edgecliff, Sydney, NSW.
14 New ! Early Career Teachers’ Booster Shot [Perth]
‘If you are in your first five years of teaching and need some inspiration, some new ideas, some easy to use behaviour management help or just a reminder of why you wanted to be a teacher then this workshop is for you. If you are a new or restarting teacher in any school you are invited to a day of really practical professional development that will help establish yourself as the type of teacher you always wanted to be’.
Venue : TBC, Perth, Western Australia.
14 New ! Leading with Emotional Intelligence [Sydney]
‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career. Understand the theoretical principals of EI and recognise your own and other’s emotional triggers. You will be led through interactive, practical exercises on how to perceive, harness and manage your emotions to improve your job performance’.
Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
14-15 New ! Authentic Leadership [ANZSOG]
‘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’.
Venue : Melbourne Business School, Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria.
14-15 Implementing 21st Century Pedagogy in Innovative Spaces
Developing the skills students need for the modern world. The conference will bring together thought leaders to share insights and case studies on the best strategies to engage staff with innovative teaching and learning practices and set students up with the soft skills they need to be able to thrive in the modern world’.
Venue : Bayview Eden Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
14-15 New ! Women in Leadership Workshop 2019 [Newcastle]
‘Develop your individual leadership style; Write your personal leadership plan; Build confidence & influence; Improve self-awareness & self-reflection’.
Venue : Rydges Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW.
14-16 Professional Development Network Annual Conference
Griffith University ‘Each year, the Professional Development Network holds a 2 day annual conference on the Gold Coast. The topic for this year will be Strategy : Success by Design’.
Venue : Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast, Queensland.
14-18 2019 International Research Society for C hildren’s Literature Congress
‘The theme of the conference is Silence and Silencing in Children’s Literature. Information about the conference will be posted on this website continuously’.
Venue : Stockholm City Conference Centre, Stockholm, Sweden.
15 Australasia 2019 Junior Program Gifted & Talented Study Day [Melbourne, Day 2]
‘The aim of this study day is to help gifted students to Improve their thinking skills; Begin to be able to identify what is fundamental from what is trivial; Become intellectually creative; Identify assumptions and distinguish between good and poor arguments; Think systematically and rigorously about relevant modern day issue’.
Venue : Siena College, Camberwell, Melbourne, Victoria.
15 New ! International Conference on Physics [ICOP-19] [Melbourne]
‘We welcome all scientists, scholars, students, industrialists to attend and explore their knowledge in the field of Physics. The conference will permit the exchange of ideas and knowledge between the different disciplines for facilitating research and interdisciplinary collaborations focusing on Physics’.
Venue : Ibis Melbourne Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria.
15 New ! Teacher Wellbeing
ACEL brings you this one-day workshop, previously offered by PAI, where teachers can gain a shared understanding of what wellbeing really means and strategies to support them to take immediate action. Teacher Wellbeing also covers how to plan for the long term and how to achieve a positive approach to their work’.
Venue : Sydney, NSW.
15-16 2019 VTA State Conference
‘The theme of this year’s conference is TAFE : Delivering on the Public Mission. This conference will focus on the public mission of our TAFE institutes. It will consider the contribution made by public education institutions like TAFE beyond ‘retail’, financial or economic metrics and explore its evolving role and contribution to social, economic and environmental wellbeing’.
Venue : RACV City Club, Melbourne, Victoria.
15-16 2019 Summer Conference on Education Conference
‘The aim of Global Conference on Education is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of pedagogy’.
Venue : University of Riverside, Riverside, California, USA.
15-16 ACHPER Qld. - Brisbane HPE Conference
‘There will be a great mixture of classroom presentations, workshops and practical sessions, many delivered by practicing HPE teachers. Every session offers something for primary and secondary teachers, with a particular emphasis on the new Senior Health and Senior Physical Education Syllabuses’.
Venue : Iona College, Wynnum, Brisbane, Queensland.
15-16 Applied Positive Psychology [Sydney]
‘By synthesising research in the field of Positive Psychology, supported by current thinking in positive education, neuroscience, mindfulness, positive organisational practices and positive leadership, the course provides comprehensive coverage of the key theories and concepts that are transforming workplaces and classrooms across the world’.
Venue : Sir Stamford at Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW.
15-16 Updated ! CEE Biennial Conference 2019
Learning for Tomorrow : The Digital Imperative. ‘How education designs and organises learning for the future and empowers students to flourish in a rapidly changing world’.
Venue : NAB Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria.
15-16 Connectivity and Collaboration : IEAA Learning Abroad Forum 2019
‘This year’s IEAA Learning Abroad Forum will be designed to foster interactive problem solving. We will discuss the “wicked problems” that many of us face, reassess our ways of working and identify solutions to build capacity across the Australian student mobility sector’.
Venue : University of Technology Sydney, Aerial Function Centre, Broadway, Sydney, NSW.
15-16 New ! Evidence to Implementation - Corwin Professional Learning Conference 2019
‘Hear from and be inspired by local and internationally renowned speakers and expert practitioners who will share evidence-based research and powerful implementation approaches that are designed to develop students to become their own teachers. Topics will include how to build visible learners, effective feedback practices and agile leadership’.
Venue : Sofitel Melbourne on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria .
15-16 SASPA Conference
‘This year’s conference, Looking Deeper : Beyond Certainty, seeks to build on the learning from last year’s event, Seeing Further : The Key to Our Future. The conference combines world-renowned expertise alongside school practitioner experience, in a package designed to affirm, challenge, inspire and question the increasingly complex work of educational leadership. It promises to be both a professionally rewarding, and a personally enriching, experience’.
Venue : National Wine Centre of Australia, Adelaide, South Australia.
15-16 VPA Conference 2019
The Courageous and Creative Leader. Details regarding all aspects of the conference are available from the site. This includes program, speakers, accommodation, even scholarships.
Venue : Pullman Hotel Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
15-17 2019 Play Therapy Conference [APPTA]
‘ Here you will find all of the important details of our conference including our international keynote speakers bio, keynote and masterclass presentations and the other amazing speakers we have chosen for the two day event’.
Venue : Stamford Plaza Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
16 New ! 2019 VATE Middle Years Conference
‘Professional learning for developing your Years 7-10 students’ reading and viewing, writing, comprehension, speaking and listening, engagement and enjoyment! You will be exposed to innovative teaching approaches, practical workshops with thought-provoking and ready-to-use strategies for your English classroom. A keynote begins the day, before your choice of workshops from teachers, educational consultants, and academics’.
Venue : RACV Country Club, Healesville, Victoria.
16 New ! Access to what ?
‘The second policy discussion in the series will address such questions as : How can we better integrate HE, VET and other post-secondary education ?, What new forms of post-secondary education should we be developing ?, How can we achieve greater equity in access, success and graduate outcomes ? How can we make lifelong learning a reality and what new types of credentials and qualifications are needed ?. It will feature short contributions from an expert panel’.
Venue : This event will be livestreamed and recorded. The livestream will be available on this page. Please register only if you plan to attend in person.
16 New ! Environment Conference [IEU NSW/ACT]
Learning Outside the Classroom will provide participants with practical ideas and pedagogical approaches to taking learning outside. We will explore a range of hand-on multidisciplinary teaching and learning activities that will build skills and knowledge within subject-specific areas. We will investigate ways of supporting the sustainability cross curriculum priority and the integration of mobile technology. This conference is led by the Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre team’.
Venue : Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre, East Ryde, Nsw.
16 New ! From Conflict to Collaboration [Cairns]
‘No one likes conflict ... no one likes to have the ‘difficult’ conversations…Unfortunately sometimes we are confronted with upset or angry parents or staff and we need to find a way to a solution. This 1 day professional learning experience will help you develop your skills to deal with these difficult situations. We explore how to develop your emotional intelligence around reading body language, de-escalating upset parents/staff, developing more effective relationships, structuring the critical conversation for positive outcomes and much more’.
Venue : Cairns Sheridan Hotel, Cairns, Queensland.
16 New ! The Behaviour Ambulance [Perth]
‘This highly interactive, activity driven workshop shares with teachers the tactics, strategies and systems that keep students positive, deal with disruptions, take charge of problems and chart a positive productive future’.
Venue : TBC, Perth [CBD], Western Australia.
16-17 New ! 2019 Excellence in Early Childhood Education and Care Conference [ACA Victoria]
‘We invite you to explore these pages that show why our conference is a “not-to-be-missed” event in the early learning calendar and urge you to register so you don’t miss out ! Engaging and expert keynote presentations, break out sessions for service operators, early childhood teachers and educators, an expansive trade exhibition and opportunities for networking all add to the appeal of our highly-regarded event’.
Venue : Crown Conference Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
16-18 New ! SkillsWest Careers Expo
‘Skills West Careers Expo is Western Australia's leading, largest and most attended careers & employment event that enables visitors to explore tertiary and VET course options, find traineeships, apprenticeships, plan new career pathways and find employment’.
Venue : Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
16-18 The West Australian Association of Teacher Assistants Conference 2019
Program, Session and Presenter information. Also accommodation details and other relevant organisational detail.
Venue : Parmelia Hilton Hotel, Perth, Western Australia.
17 Anita Chin 3rd Annual Primary Mathematics Conference
‘The conference will show you why the subject of mathematics needs a unique approach to differentiation, and how to make it simple, low-stress and incredibly effective’.
Venue : Campbelltown Catholic Club, Campbelltown, Sydney, NSW.
17 New ! Early Childhood Conference of the Performing Arts [ECCPA]
Victorian Orff Schulwerk Association. ‘Four streams of workshops run across the weekend, offering a wide range of topics and teaching styles [incl Orff, Kodaly, Special Needs] for those working with babies, toddlers and children aged 0-8 years’.
Venue : Toorak College, Mt Eliza, Victoria.
17 iOnTheFuture6 [Sydney]
More in us than we Know. ‘iOnTheFuture Conference is Australia’s premier Deeper Learning event. Be inspired with one full day of world class PL targeting the learning design and pedagogy required to ngage, challenge and empower’.
Venue : Lindfield Learning Village, Sydney, NSW.
17 State Conference 2019 [ETAQ]
‘Bronwyn Lea, UQ will present a keynote address on the value of poetry in the new curriculum landscape. Second keynote to be confirmed. As usual there will be a huge range of practical and inspirational workshops for you to choose from in three sessions. The major publishers will all be mounting, displaying and running competitions’.
Venue : Lourdes Hill College, Hawthorne, Queensland.
17-19 eLEOT 2019 [EAI International Conference on e-Learning, e-Education and Online Training]
‘As the world of technology offers a rapidly increasing number of outlets for creativity and communications, the world of education is undergoing a significant renovation. This year’s conference aims at exploring e-learning solutions that spark the attention as well as imagination of students through interactivity, immersion, variety of content, or cutting-edge technologies’.
Venue : Kunming, People’s Republic of China.
18 New ! International Conference on Physics [ICOP-19] [Perth]
‘We welcome all scientists, scholars, students, industrialists to attend and explore their knowledge in the field of Physics. The conference will permit the exchange of ideas and knowledge between the different disciplines for facilitating research and interdisciplinary collaborations focusing on Physics’.
Venue : Rendezvous Hotel Perth Central, Perth, Western Australia.
18 iOnTheFuture6 [Tweed/Gold Coast]
More in us than we Know. ‘iOnTheFuture Conference is Australia’s premier Deeper Learning event. Be inspired with one full day of world class PL targeting the learning design and pedagogy required to engage, challenge and empower’.
Venue : Tweed/Gold Coast, NSW/Queensland.
18-22 2019 ACODE Learning Technologies Leadership Institute
‘The program is designed to broaden your perspectives and develop leadership skills and abilities enabling you to assume effective leadership roles in relation to teaching and learning with an emphasis on the use of learning technologies in universities and other institutes of higher education. It is also designed to encourage you to establish supportive networks that will continue beyond the Institute itself’.
Venue : Mooloolaba, Queensland.
18-23 ISI World Statistics Congress 2019
‘The congress will bring together about 2 500 delegates, comprising statistical researchers, academia, industry practitioners, analysts and policymakers, from all over the world to share insights on development in statistical science nd to advance application of statistics for discovery, innovation and decision making’.
Venue : Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
19 Conversations That Work : Tackling the tough stuff
‘Drawing on the Open-to-learning Conversation framework [Robinson 2011] and coaching approaches, this masterclass for middle and senior leaders develops the skills and confidence to tackle the tough stuff whilst maintaining and/or enhancing relationships. It includes a one-hour online follow up session’.
Venue : AISNSW, York Street, Sydney, NSW.
19 New ! From Conflict to Collaboration [Townsville]
‘No one likes conflict ... no one likes to have the ‘difficult’ conversations…Unfortunately sometimes we are confronted with upset or angry parents or staff and we need to find a way to a solution. This 1 day professional learning experience will help you develop your skills to deal with these difficult situations. We explore how to develop your emotional intelligence around reading body language, de-escalating upset parents/staff, developing more effective relationships, structuring the critical conversation for positive outcomes and much more’.
Venue : Rydges Southbank Townsville, Townsville, Queensland.
19 Math Mastery Series™ [Perth]
‘Australia’s very own Direct Instruction [DI] model. Based on the Farkota DI model, the Math Mastery Series MMS] has been especially designed for the contemporary Australian classroom’. [Professional Learning, Seminars]
Venue : Ambrose Estate - Wembley Golf Course, Wembley Downs, Perth, Western Australia.
19 Using nd 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.
19-20 New ! AiCE Conference 2019
‘The overall theme of AiCE 2019 will be to explore emerging themes and relationships between ethics, governance and emerging technologies. Submissions are invited for the following five themes : Cyber Security; Community informatics; Governance issues on the Internet; Ethics of Big Data; and Ethics for professional societies’.
Venue : Deakin Downtown Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.
19-20 Applied Positive Psychology [Sydney]
‘By synthesising research in the field of Positive Psychology, supported by current thinking in positive education, neuroscience, mindfulness, positive organisational practices and positive leadership, the course provides comprehensive overage of the key theories and concepts that are transforming workplaces and classrooms across the world’.
Venue : Sir Stamford at Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW.
19-20 New ! Authentic Leadership [ANZSOG]
‘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’.
Venue : Mercure Townsville, Townsville, Queensland.
19-20 Bilingualism and Multilingualism Conference 2019 [ICBM]
Bringing ‘together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Bilingualism and Multilingualism’.
Venue : TBC, Bangkok, Thailand.
19-20 Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2019
‘The summit will provide the latest information on new threats and emerging technologies such as AI, machine learning, analytics and blockchain—while helping you address the ongoing shortage of skilled staff’.
Venue : Hilton Sydney Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
19-20 Gathering the Threads of a Learning Story [Melbourne]
‘At their best, Learning Stories inform future curriculum paths and directions. The sociocultural narrative of a Learning Story is pleasingly aligned with a Reggio inspired view of the capable, competent and confident child, a protagonist of their own learning, each with a unique personal, historical and cultural identity’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
19-20 New ! iCETiC 2019
‘The conference will draw together researchers and developers from academia and industry. Selected papers for consideration for further publication from the conference may be recommended to the affiliated journals. There will be a range of events from keynote addresses, technical and poster sessions, workshops and tutorials’.
Venue : London Metropolitan University, London, UK.
19-20 Positive Leadership [Sydney]
This ‘will both affirm and challenge you as you reflect upon how you can become a more positively effective leader. t completion, you can expect to be well equipped with exciting new knowledge, empowering practical strategies, and an nvigorated sense of purpose and passion as a positive leader. More important than being an expert, you will be an example others will want to follow’.
Venue : Sir Stamford at Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW.
19-22 PULiiMA 2019 - Indigenous languages and Technology Conference
‘We are thrilled to bring the event to the Northern Territory in 2019 and very excited that the importance of the world’s Indigenous languages will be highlighted as UNESCO have named 2019 the International Year of Indigenous anguages’.
Venue : Darwin Convention Centre, Darwin, Northern Territory.
20 New ! Aspirant Leaders Program [Townsville]
‘This Leadership Program is designed for teachers and leaders who are looking to improve and develop their leadership qualities. Whether you have you just landed your first leadership position, are considering a future in a leadership role, or have been in leadership for some time and need that spark, this workshop will support your growth and development as a leader. We will cover essential attributes and skills of effective leadership’.
Venue : Rydges Southbank Townsville, Townsville, Queensland.
20 EAL in the mainstream [Victorian Association for the Teaching of English]
‘This workshop will help mainstream English teachers who may not have had EAL training and will focus on - The needs of the EAL student; Reading and writing strategies; Effective assessment and feedback; The listening task assessment. With increased awareness and knowledge of the needs of EAL students and an array of useful resources and strategies, English teachers will feel more confident, enjoy the challenge of differentiating for these unique students’.
Venue : AEU Victoria, Abbotsford, Melbourne, Victoria.
20 New ! Essential Grammar and Punctuation for Teachers
‘This workshop provides a practical overview of the grammatical aspects of the English language in written and spoken contexts as required in secondary school English courses. The aim of the workshop is to promote linguistic knowledge amongst teachers and their students as well as to provide strategies for the contextual application of such knowledge’.
Venue : AEU Victoria, Abbotsford, Victoria.
20 Ethical education through the United sNations ustainable goals
‘In this session we will explore the United Nations Sustainable Goals. The need for teaching students about empathy, cultural norms and how this set of goals can address the curriculum needs through inquiry based learning principles and sustainability’.
Venue : Webinar.
20-21 New ! 2019 Learning and Development Leadership Summit [Melbourne]
‘2019 Victoria Learning and Development Leaders Summit will gather senior LD & OD leaders across industry sectors. The program is designed to generate high level peer-to-peer conversations. Keynote speakers, guest panellists and specialists will share their journeys, innovative approaches, latest thinking, business cases and success stories’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
20-21 New ! Women in Leadership Workshop 2019 [Perth]
‘Develop your individual leadership style; Build confidence to lead authentically & effectively; Learn the art of confident communication; Enhance your ability to influence’.
Venue : Cliftons Perth, St Georges Tce, Perth, Western Australia.
20-22 New ! Blackboard Teaching & Learning Conference ANZ [TLC 19]
‘TLC is a 3-day event of announcements, ideas and connections. In addition to highly anticipated Blackboard keynotes and roadmaps, TLC’s program includes both inspiring client-led and Blackboard-led sessions addressing our global success of working with industry leaders, discussing strategies, innovations and challenges facing institutions today’.
Venue : Rydges World Square, Sydney,NSW.
21 Australasia 2019 Junior Program Gifted & Talented Study Day [Canberra]
‘The aim of this study day is to help gifted students to Improve their thinking skills; Begin to be able to identify what is fundamental from what is trivial; Become intellectually creative; Identify assumptions and distinguish between good and poor arguments; Think systematically and rigorously about relevant modern day issue’.
Venue : Daramalan College, Dickson, Canberra, ACT.
21-22 New ! 3rd Annual Next Generation Libraries
‘Libraries now need to complete with the vast accessibility of online information. Once a place where books were stored, its role has evolved into a diverse space for study, collaboration, interaction and connecting people and ideas to grow customer interest. With this in mind, the Summit will delve into the changing landscape of libraries and the growing prominence of digital technologies in implementing transformational change’.
Venue : Bayview Eden, Melbourne, Victoria.
21-22 Learning Myths Summit 2019
‘Widespread misconceptions can oftentimes be shared as truth. Learning styles, generational differences, and shorter attention spans are just a few that continue to persist in the face of overwhelming research. The Learning Myths Summit will examine various false beliefs that exist in our industry today and break them down to uncover the truth. You will learn how to defend against these misconceptions within your organisation and produce more effective learning solutions’.
Venue : Live Online Event.
21-22 Self-Regulation in the Early Years [Melbourne]
‘“Shanker Self-Reg® is a powerful method for understanding stress and managing tension and energy flow in order to support mindful self-regulation”. The self-reg lens invites a mindset that sees “misbehaviour” as a manifestation of a stress response. Self-reg helps us to identify hidden and overt stressors in ourselves, others and in the children with whom we work and gives us tools to reframe stress, reduce it, reflect on the stress response and finally to find a sense of well-being through restoration and the development of resilience’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
21-22 New ! Sonic Boom - Little Scientists Early STEM Educator Conference
‘This year’s conference will take place over two days and discuss all things STEM and early childhood learning. The program has been turned up a notch with inspiring speakers, exciting breakout sessions and informative workshops’.
Venue : University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
21-23 CSA National Leaders’ Summit 2019
‘Our theme is Biblical Literacy and Christian Formation which is the third pillar of the Christian Schools’ Architecture. The summit will see the launch of a number of new resources’.
Venue : Hyatt Regency, Perth, Western Australia.
21-23 New ! Independent Tertiary Education Conference [ITEC19]
‘ITEC19 will be held over three days, including the Asia Pacific International Education Forum [APIEF]. The conference is a well-known event that enables education professionals to come together and hear from a range of contemporary, reputable speakers on critical and engaging topics. ITEC19 also provides the forum for connecting with like minded people, sharing and engaging with relevant service and product providers’.
Venue : Marriot Resort Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, Queensland.
21-23 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Whyalla]
‘The ConocoPhillips Science Experience is a fun 3 or 4 days of science activities for Year 9 and 10 students in 2019 program year. Each 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 : University of South Australia [Whyalla], Whyalla, South Australia.
21-23 New ! The National Nursing Forum 2019 [Australian College of Nursing]
‘The National Nursing Forum (NNF) is the Australian College of Nursing’s signature annual leadership and educational event bringing together nurses, students and other health professionals from around the country and across the globe. The theme for the NNF is Nursing Now – Power of Policy which will be explored in the keynote plenary sessions and throughout the program’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania.
22 Math Mastery Series™ [Melbourne]
‘Australia’s very own Direct Instruction [DI] model. Based on the Farkota DI model, the Math Mastery Series [MMS] has been especially designed for the contemporary Australian classroom’. [Professional Learning, Seminars]
Venue : Karstens Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
22 New ! Manage Complex Change Workshop
‘To get a team on board and truly master complex change, it is imperative to understand the dynamics of change and to use an approach that successfully turns resistance into receptiveness. Participants will develop a better understanding of effective change strategies. They will also acquire the skills vital to mastering complex change so they can guide their team through times of uncertainty’.
Venue : VET Development Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
22 Women and Leadership Australia Symposium [Darwin]
‘The Symposiums are a national series of events focused on the experiences of women leaders in the contemporary workforce. The Symposiums have been running for over ten years and have become the most highly attended women’s leadership events in the ountry’.
Venue : Darwin Convention Centre, Darwin, Northern Territory.
22-23 New ! Authentic Leadership [ANZSOG]
‘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’.
Venue : Novotel Perth Langley, Perth, Western Australia.
22-23 ** New ! Cognitive Coaching Seminar [Perth]
‘It is the invisible skills of teaching – the thinking processes that underlie instructional decisions – that produce superior instruction. Learn how to coach thinking processes by attending these highly sought-after Cognitive Coaching seminars’. [** Also includes 14/11–15/11/2019, 05/03–06/03/2020, 28/05–29/05/2020].
Venue : Cooinda Primary School, Bunbury,Western Australia.
22-23 EDUCHANGE 2019
‘For Australia’s most innovative K-12 educators. The day before the big event [EC19], we are running the EDlab, which is an action-focused day of learning, building and connecting. At EC19, the day is about adding to your inspiration levels but also giving you practical ideas you can implement immediately back in your schools’.
Venue : The Arena, Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria.
23 Australasia 2019 Junior Program Gifted & Talented Study Day [Perth]
‘The aim of this study day is to help gifted students to Improve their thinking skills; Begin to be able to identify what is fundamental from what is trivial; Become intellectually creative; Identify assumptions and distinguish between good and poor arguments; Think systematically and rigorously about relevant modern day issue’.
Venue : Wesley College, South Perth, Western Australia.
23-24 Darwin NT Skills, Employment and Careers Expo
‘This is an Expo that attracts many Secondary Schools on the Friday to see what opportunities they have on offer as well as being open to the public for anyone looking to upskill or find a new path of education or knowledge on Friday and Saturday’.
Venue : Darwin Convention Center, Darwin, Northern Territory.
23-24 MAT Conference 2019 and Early Career Mathematics Teachers Day
‘The Early Careers Day will kick off proceedings on Friday 23rd August [venue to be confirmed] to be followed by the conference on Friday afternoon/evening and on the Saturday’.
Venue : Parklands High School, Burnie, Tasmania.
24 New ! ADHD in Schools : Innovations & Applications
‘ADHD adolescents are at risk of poor mental health due to the increased challenges their condition requires them to navigate in the school setting. Understanding the neuropsychological underpinnings of impairments and symptoms can assist a teacher to navigate the complexities of the condition in order to tailor their approach and increase student success. Our speakers are specialists in their respective fields who can provide context and practical strategies to approach these issues with confidence’.
Venue : Bendat Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
24 Australasia 2019 Junior Program Gifted & Talented Study Day [Perth, Day 2]
‘The aim of this study day is to help gifted students to Improve their thinking skills; Begin to be able to identify what is fundamental from what is trivial; Become intellectually creative; Identify assumptions and distinguish between good and poor arguments; Think systematically and rigorously about relevant modern day issue’.
Venue : PLC, Peppermint Grove, Perth, Western Australia.
24 New ! Australian Education Union Women’s Conference
‘The conference is an opportunity for us to come together, share skills, and celebrate the contribution of women to the movement. This year’s theme is Fostering Feminists of the Future’.
Venue : AEU Victoria, Abbotsford, Victoria.
24 Festival of Teaching 2019 [Northern Territory]
‘Professional learning is offered across the curriculum and lead teachers in their field of expertise deliver the workshops [or outsource delivery] to ensure the festival gives NT educators the opportunity to learn from experts. The festival provides quality, targeted professional learning to empower teachers and improve educational outcomes in the NT’.
Venue : Mitchell Centre, Darwin, Northern Territory.
24 New ! Women’s Conference 2019 [NSW Teachers Federation]
‘The conference is open to all women financial members of Federation. There will be keynote speakers, workshops and a panel session. More information about conference content will be advised in due course’.
Venue : Federation'’s Conference Centre, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
24-28 New ! AMEE 2019
An International Association For Medical Education. A Provisional Programmeis available using this link.
Venue : Austria Centre, Vienna, Austria.
24-30 New ! IFLA [World Library and Information Congress] 2019
‘The theme Libraries : dialogue for change invites the Library and Information Science international community to discuss, re-examine, re-think and re-interpret the role of libraries as promoters of change’.
Venue : Athens, Greece.
25-28 New ! AMEE Live
Linked to AMEE 2019 above. ‘Not everyone can find the funds, or the time, to attend an AMEE Conference so we will again be offering the option of registering for AMEE Live ! If you are interested in curriculum planning, teaching and learning methods, assessment or educational management, there will be something to interest you. From the 25-28 August 2019 you can participate in an exciting range of plenary and symposia sessions covering key issues in education in the healthcare professions and hear live interviews from speakers and participants’.
Venue : Online.
26 Advancing STEM Education Roadshow [Brisbane]
‘The Roadshow will address how you can improve pedagogies to drive inquiry based, context led teaching and learning. The conference will provide practical solutions to common challenges in STEM advancement and will bring together STEM experts across the education industry who will share their insights and expertise and provide you with practical takeaways to implement into your own classrooms’.
Venue : Royal on the Park Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
26 Math Mastery Series™ [Sydney]
‘Australia’s very own Direct Instruction [DI] model. Based on the Farkota DI model, the Math Mastery Series [MMS] has been especially designed for the contemporary Australian classroom’. [Professional Learning, Seminars]
Venue : Karstens Sydney, The Rocks, Sydney, NSW.
26 The Australian Professional Standards For Teachers Explained [Standard 1]
Independent Education Union [NSW/ACT]. ‘Participants will - decode the language of Standard 1; learn how to relate them to your practice as a teacher; reflect upon how different teacher roles [such as careers counsellors, librarians, :1 or 1:small group teachers and non teaching executive] can still address Standard 1’.
Venue : Online.
26 The Australian Professional Standards For Teachers Explained [Standard 2]
Independent Education Union [NSW/ACT]. ‘Participants will - decode the language of Standard 2; learn how to relate them to your practice as a teacher; reflect upon how different teacher roles [such as careers counsellors, librarians, 1:1 or 1:small group teachers and non teaching executive] can still address Standard 2’.
Venue : Online.
26-28 New ! Reggio Inspired Pedagogy [Melbourne]
‘Reggio Inspired Pedagogy explores a pursuit that lasts for our entire teaching career. Regardless of where we see ourselves on the path to enriching or reflecting on our work with young children, or those who teach them, this intensive three day workshop will provide a deeper knowledge and understanding of the Reggio Emilia approach to teaching in the Early Years’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
26-28 SLAM 2019 Conference
‘SLAM 2019 invites industry experts, practitioners and specialists from the Australasian tertiary education sector across these areas to participate in our conference and be ready to start “Shifting Gears”. The conference will showcase University initiatives and innovative approaches to licensing and asset management solutions in support of today’s academic research, teaching and administrative environment’.
Venue : Rydges South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland.
26-29 i-Create 2019 Conference
The conference ‘continues to provide an International platform of conference, Global Student Innovation Challenge, and exhibition featuring innovative technology, equipment, applications, techniques and materials applied in the field of Assistive and Rehabilitative Technology. It is also a stage for technical exchanges to share ideas and best practices in the disabilities field from across the countries’.
Venue : National Convention Centre, Canberra, ACT.
27 Advancing STEM Education Roadshow [Adelaide]
‘The Roadshow will address how you can improve pedagogies to drive inquiry based, context led teaching and learning. The conference will provide practical solutions to common challenges in STEM advancement and will bring together STEM experts across the education industry who will share their insights and expertise and provide you with practical takeaways to implement into your own classrooms’.
Venue : International Visualisation Centre [IVC], Adelaide, South Australia.
27 New ! AFR Higher Education Awards 2019
‘Presented by UniSuper, the Awards are an initiative to highlight at a national level the tremendous contribution that the Higher Education sector makes to Australian prosperity and quality of life. The Awards will be judged by an independent panel of eminent Higher Education veterans’.
Venue : Hilton Brisbane, Brisbane City, Queensland.
27 New ! Effective Pedagogy — High Impact Strategies [Perth]
‘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. This is a fabulous workshop and will inspire you to build on what you already do well, network with other passionate teachers and try new strategies to grow as a professional’.
Venue : Travelodge Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
27-28 New ! 5th Annual Next Generation Learning Spaces Asia
‘The conference is a platform for education peers [Higher Education and Universities, K-12 International Schools] who are leading their learning spaces projects to explore some innovative ways to redesign and revamp the learning spaces effectively and efficiently’.
Venue : Mandarin Orchard Singapore, Singapore.
27-28 AFR Higher Education Summit 2019
‘With the incisive, independent style it is known for, the summit will once again interrogate prevailing Higher Education policies and practices, and showcase true, transformational innovation from Australia and abroad – all with an eye to uncovering the critical forces that will shape the competitive Higher Education landscape in the years ahead’.
Venue : Hilton Brisbane, Brisbane City, Queensland.
27-28 New ! Education of the Deaf and Hearing Impaired Conference [ICEDHI] 2019
The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Education of the Deaf and Hearing Impaired. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Education of the Deaf and Hearing Impaired’.
Venue : TBC, Paris, France.
27-29 New ! 2019 International Symposium on Education, Psychology and Social Sciences [ISEPSS]
‘An international platform for scholars, researchers and practitioners to discuss interdisciplinary research and practices in the fields of business & management, communication, economics, education, finance, humanities & culture studies, law, literature & linguistics, psychology, society and more’.
Venue : Hotel Sunroute Plaza Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan.
27-29 7th Conference of the International Society for Child Indicators 2019
‘These conferences aim to gather researchers, practitioners, policy makers and child advocates from across the world to share and discuss the latest child indicator research and implications for policy and interventions’.
Venue : University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia.
27-29 New ! The Mental Health in Education Summit 2019
‘The Mental Health in Education Summit has provided actionable advice and insights for educators from around Australia. In 2019 the event shifts focus to a holistic approach at mental health – from students to staff to community groups and principals. Hear case studies and keynotes from over 20 educators on the everyday and longterm concerns surrounding student, teacher and principal mental health’.
Venue : The Grace Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
28 Advancing STEM Education Roadshow [Melbourne]
‘The Roadshow will address how you can improve pedagogies to drive inquiry based, context led teaching and learning. The conference will provide practical solutions to common challenges in STEM advancement and will bring together STEM experts across the education industry who will share their insights and expertise and provide you with practical takeaways to implement into your own classrooms’.
Venue : Ibis Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
28 AACSB Quality Assurance Professionals Workshop
‘During this workshop a couple of different institutional structures will be presented and discussed so that you get a sense of how your role and institution maps on to what best practice might look like. The workshop offers a forum to discuss the collective process where staff, faculty, students, and administrators must work together not only to accomplish a university’s mission and work toward its vision, but also to efficiently communicate its story for accreditation purposes’.
Venue : Hilton Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
28 New ! Coaching and Mentoring [Perth]
‘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 : Travelodge Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
28-30 New ! 2019 International Conference on Education and Learning [ICEL]
‘The main objective of ICEL 2019 is to provide a platform for researchers, academicians, practitioners, as well as industrial professionals from all over the world to present their research results and development activities in the fields of Education and Learning. This conference provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish business or research relations and to find global partners for future collaboration’.
Venue : Osaka International House Foundation, Osaka, Japan.
28-30 New ! Examinations Network Conference 2019
‘The theme of this year’s conference will be Improving Student Experience. Rather than focusing on systems, the focus will be on what do students need from the common catchphrase student experience. Topics of interest therefore could include : Timetable scheduling, Invigilator interactions, Online exams and Error-free exam papers’.
Venue : University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.
28-30 New ! Heads of Student Administration Conference 2019 ATEM
‘The theme of this year’s conference is Capitalising on Connections. This explores the opportunities presented through collaborations and partnership and the sense that we need to connect both within our institutions and externally with our partners and communities’.
Venue : Wharewaka Function Centre, Wellington, New Zealand.
28-31 AGOSCI Conference 2019
‘Delegates will have the opportunity to network, share research and influence practices that have led, or will lead, to better and more equitable outcomes and inclusion for people with complex communication needs’.
Venue : Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
29 AACSB Continuous Improvement Review Seminar
‘This seminar begins with a discussion of the accreditation foundation, which leads into a review of the accreditation standards, giving particular focus to the changes in the standards. The review is followed by an exploration of the CIR philosophy and all of its elements, allowing for a greater understanding of the CIR process’.
Venue : Hilton Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
29 Embedding Formative Assessment with Emeritus Professor Dylan Wiliam [Brisbane] 2019
‘Emeritus Professor Wiliam will be discussing embedding formative assessment, and will explore why an increase in educational achievement is needed : what’s been tried, and why it hasn’t worked; what formative assessment is [and isn’t and why formative assessment needs to be the priority for every school; practical techniques for implementing formative assessment; and how to sustain the development of formative assessment with teacher learning communities’.
Venue : Hilton Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland.
29 New ! From Conflict to Collaboration [Perth]
‘No one likes conflict ... no one likes to have the ‘difficult’ conversations…Unfortunately sometimes we are confronted with upset or angry parents or staff and we need to find a way to a solution. This 1 day professional learning experience will help you develop your skills to deal with these difficult situations. We explore how to develop your emotional intelligence around reading body language, de-escalating upset parents/staff, developing more effective relationships, structuring the critical conversation for positive outcomes and much more’.
Venue : Travelodge Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
29 New ! Multilingual Storyboxes in the Early Childhood Classroom
‘During this workshop, teachers will be introduced to significant aspects of EAL/D pedagogy and the value of stories as vehicles for language and literacy development, especially when accompanied by opportunities to respond playfully to multilingual texts. Reference will be made to appropriate curriculum outcomes. The purpose of “multilingual storyboxes” will then be explored’.
Venue : Bardia Public School, Bardia, NSW.
29-30 Making Learning Visible [Melbourne]
‘The Making Learning Visible project was first developed collaboratively between researchers at Harvard University’s Project Zero and educators of Reggio Emilia. Participants will experience many opportunities to explore materials, utilising an inquiry lens, with the intent to gather artifacts of individual and group learning, create pedagogical documentation and engage in reflective dialogue about the process of making learning visible’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
29-30 New ! The 2nd Annual International Summit on PLC at Work® [Melbourne]
‘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 world-renowned experts, The International Summit on PLC at Work® will transform the way you think about PLC’.
Venue : Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Victoria.
29-30 New ! Unpacking coding & computational thinking in the NSW syllabus
‘Is your school equipped to facilitate this change ? Unpacking Coding, Design and Computational Thinking Conference will demystify and debug the Digital Technologies concepts and provide practical takeaways that can be implemented in the classroom tomorrow. This conference will focus on Understanding coding computational, design and systems thinking, Making coding accessible and achievable, Identifying resources, tools and practical activities for stimulating lesson plans, Creating meaningful inquiry-based learning through computational thinking Get hands on with Micro:bit, Scratch, Makey Makey and Minecraft Explore inspiration unplugged activities’.
Venue : Sydney Boulevard Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
29/8-1/9 APRU Sustainable Cities and Landscapes
The conference ‘provides opportunities for academics and experts from different regions, cultures and disciplines around the Pacific Rim to collaborate on common sustainability challenges and to develop new understandings and responses that can foster transformative change within cities, and between cities and their surrounding landscapes’.
Venue : UNSW, Sydney, NSW.
30 New ! Aspirant Leaders Program [Perth]
‘This Leadership Program is designed for teachers and leaders who are looking to improve and develop their leadership qualities. Whether you have you just landed your first leadership position, are considering a future in a leadership role, or have been in leadership for some time and need that spark, this workshop will support your growth and development as a leader. We will cover essential attributes and skills of effective leadership’.
Venue : Travelodge Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
30 Conversationally Intelligent Leaders & Schools [Warwick]
‘This will engage you in how to leverage your potential for Co-Creative leadership through activating your hardwired Conversational Intelligence®[C-IQ]’.
Venue : TBC, Warwick, Queensland.
30 Leadership for Teacher Learning with Emeritus Professor Dylan Wiliam [Brisbane] 2019
‘Emeritus Professor Wiliam will be running a special extension workshop where he will further explore thoughts about the essence of effective teacher leadership discussed at his Embedding Formative Assessment event’.
Venue : Hilton Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland.
30 The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People & Kids in Cyberspace [Melbourne]
‘The Seminar brings together leading experts in youth mental health and equip participants with the knowledge, skills and tools to better look after the wellbeing of the young people they work with. Specifically, it provides them with the latest updates in relation to specific mental illnesses, prevention and early intervention strategies as well s options for support, self-care and management of mental illnesses’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
30 New ! The Science of Achievement
‘This one day Conference will explore “The Science of Achievement”. When you think back to all the students you have taught – there are some who just stand out as being exceptional, brilliant. There are also a whole group of others who enjoyed great success and superior achievement in your classroom. What is it about these students that made them so successful ? Do they actually have a ‘‘gift’ that others don’t have ?’
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
30 Women and Leadership Australia Symposium [Hobart]
‘The Symposiums are a national series of events focused on the experiences of women leaders in the contemporary workforce. The Symposiums have been running for over ten years and have become the most highly attended women’s leadership events in the country’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.
30-31 New ! Digital Classroom Conference
‘This conference offers skills based sessions for classroom practitioners, so come prepared to roll up your sleeves to learn new transferable skills. Contemporary teachers use technology as a powerful tool to lift the learning in their classrooms to even greater heights. The conference will focus on the five most significant Educational Technologies trends for schools over the next 5 years according to the Australian Education Technologies Trends 2018 report [produced by ACCE]’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
30-31 National Education Summit 2019 [Melbourne]
‘Academics and leading educators will present a range of concurrent sessions and workshop events across four onferences at the Summit : Special Needs Symposium, Digital Classroom Conference, Creativity and Innovation in earning Conference, and the Capacity Building School Libraries Conference, alongside an education focused Free Trade Expo’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
30-31 New ! Special Needs Symposium — National Education Summit
‘A 2 day Special Needs Symposium designed to bridge the knowledge gap, dispel myths, promote research, and explore the development of special needs in education settings. This Special Needs Symposium will bring educators together with the common goal of facilitating appropriate classroom strategies for educators, students with special needs and families of children with special needs’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
30-31 The Education Show
‘The Education Show will showcase the latest cutting edge learning and teaching resources along with programs, support services and technology to educators from across Australia. Visitors can also attend the Free Education Program, to be announced soon as well as the Free Spotlight Stage where exhibitors will provide in depth information about their service, program or resource’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.

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