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Conferences & Events

conference [n.]

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

Conferences have a range of descriptors. These include - conference, congress, forum, institute, round table, seminar, summit, symposium, even webinar and workshop. There are also instances where they combine with other presentations as in a joint Conference & Expo. Many variations are included.

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

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

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

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

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

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

September 2019
Date Event
1-4 2019 Pacific Rim Research Libraries Alliance Meeting
The theme of the meeting is ‘Transforming our libraries through partnership and collaboration’.
Venue : Korea University, Seoul, Korea.
2 Embedding Formative Assessment with Emeritus Professor Dylan Wiliam [Cairns] 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 : Shangri-la Cairns, Cairns, Queensland.
2 Holding Difficult and Professional Conversations Workshops [Brisbane]
‘As schools focus on their improvement efforts, it is critical that team members are able to communicate concerns effectively and resolve issues as they arise. In this workshop, participants will learn techniques and processes to help them conduct difficult conversations within their school or system’.
Venue : Victoria Park Golf Clubhouse, Brisbane, Queensland.
2 Invictus Wellbeing Conference 2019
‘This year’s Invictus Wellbeing Conference focuses on the future of education through relational pedagogy. Expert presenters will be delivering keynote addresses and hosting masterclasses designed to both inspire and provide practical application for attendees’.
Venue : Caves Coastal, Caves Beach, NSW.
2 The AIS Student Services Conference 2019
‘This conference is focused on understanding varying levels of support to address academic and behavioural needs for all students. The design, implementation and evaluation of approaches and interventions will be highlighted. Delegates will refine current practice and gain knowledge through presentations that explore the clarification of roles and responsibility, effective diagnostic assessment and monitoring practices, collaborative decision-making processes and strategies for effective instruction using multi-tiered systems of support’.
Venue : Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
2 The Impact of Mental Illnesses [VDC]
‘This workshop builds confidence in raising conversations around mental illness, introduces strategies for engaging in supportive conversations that assist learners to manage their mental wellbeing and provides tips and strategies for supporting learners with their mental wellbeing. This session is suitable for beginner and intermediate VET practitioners who wish to boost their understanding of mental illness and mental wellbeing approaches in their learning zones’.
Venue : VET Development Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-3 Transforming School Culture Workshop [Canberra]
‘Ensuring high levels of success for all teachers and students is not possible without first creating a healthy, positive school culture. School leaders and teachers will learn how to shape a school culture that truly meets the needs of all students through a relentless focus on high-quality learning and teaching’.
Venue : QT Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
2-4 Senior Policy Officers Intensive 2019 [Melbourne]
‘Build policy leadership and professional skills to analyse and respond to complex public policy challenges and opportunities. Apply higher-level strategic thinking and influencing skills; Navigate complexity, manage change, risk and opportunity; Assess the quality and relevance of evidence and the context for policy change; Improve stakeholder engagement and consultation processes to improve the relevance, reception and impact of policy’.
Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-5 8th SNAICC National Conference 2019
‘As the largest Conference of its type in the southern hemisphere the SNAICC Conference provides the opportunity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations, policy makers, researchers, government representatives, other non-government organisations and industry representatives to gather and make renewed commitments to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
2-5 AEGC 2019 - Data to Discovery
‘The AEGC is the largest petroleum and mineral geoscience conference in Australasia, and incorporates the West Australian Basin Symposium [WABS] and the ASEG-PESA International Geophysical Conference and Exhibition’.
Venue : Crown Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
2-5 Australasian Simulation Congress 2019
‘Simulation Australasia will once again bring together SimHealth, SimTecT and the Serious Games streams for the 2019 Australasian Simulation Congress [ASC] with opportunities for a number of joint sessions of mutual interest’.
Venue : Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Gold Coast, Queensland.
3 Math Mastery Series™ [Brisbane]
‘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 Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
3 Growing Young Minds 2019
‘This conference is ideal for all teachers and educators eager to help build their students’ emotional resilience, as they lay down the important tracks taking them forward to a rewarding and fulfilling career and life. Attendees will learn how to harness theory and practitioner expertise in Neuroscience so that emotional resilience skills can be built in your classroom through the day’s sessions’.
Venue : Brimacombe Hall, Kingswood College, Box Hill South, Victoria.
3 The Australian Professional Standards For Teachers Explained [Standard 5]
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, 1:1 or 1:small group teachers and non teaching executive] can still address Standard 5’.
Venue : Online.
3-4 New ! Marketing, Communications and Development Conference [UAMCD] 2019
Universities Australia. ‘For people working in university communications, marketing, alumni and development. This is the only conference run by the sector, for the sector, in our specialist fields of expertise. Register now to hear from our terrific line-up of international and Australian speakers, to help you hone your craft and broaden your skills ’.
Venue : Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney, NSW.
3-4 Preparing for change : Data driven decision making
‘Change in Higher Education is inevitable. Regardless of whether you’re just starting to think about adding a cost model to your institution’s strategic decision-making tool set, or you already have a model in place, this conference is a prime opportunity to learn more. The two days will cover a range of topics’.
Venue : Rydges South Bank, South Brisbane, Queensland.
3-5 3rd National Indigenous Education Forum
‘Education positively impacts the lives of not only individuals but their families and communities too. It is crucial that Governments and communities work together to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people and encourage educational engagement and attendance. The forum will provide delegates with tools on how to increase student’s academic performance through positive relationship building and the implementation of cultural curriculums’.
Venue : Hilton Cairns, Cairns City, Queensland.
3-5 Evidence Based Policy Summit 2019
‘Back for the 2nd year, the Evidence Based Policy Summit 2019 addresses the fundamental themes that are key to good policy. Through informative keynotes, real-world case studies and interactive conversations you’ll get all you need to drive genuine results through evidence backed policy’.
Venue : Crowne Plaza Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
3-5 General Practice Training & Education Conference [GPTEC] 2019
‘The program features keynote sessions from top industry professionals, workshops and orals presentations open to a diverse variety of audiences. The program highlights the primary target audiences for each session, however are open to all who wish to attend. In addition, GPTEC 2019 will be hosting an ALM for Supervisors and CPR and General Practice Emergency sessions’.
Venue : Crown Conference Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-6 2019 Australian Primary Principals Association [APPA] Annual Conference
‘The theme for the 2019 conference is LEADING THE WAY : collaboration * connection * community. The conference will bring together principals from across Australia representing Government, Catholic and Independent sectors. We will also connect with our international community. The line up of speakers is impressive and inspiring’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
3-6 ECER 2019
European Educational Research Association. ‘ECER 2019 invites contributions oriented towards the overarching question concerning the role of educational research and practice in providing opportunities for sustainable, peaceful and equitable co-existence that appreciates diversity and diversification under conditions of uncertainty and risk now and in the future’.
Venue : Edmund-Siemers-Allee 1 Von-Melle-Park Campus, Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany.
4 New ! ANSTO Teacher Professional Development Day [South Australia]
‘Access a number of syllabus-focused educational resources to teach areas of the Year 9 Science curriculum and Year 12 Physics. Hear from prominent scientists, learn about Australia’s capabilities in nuclear science, participate in workshops and receive new educational resources’.
Venue : The Science Exchange, Adelaide, South Australia.
4 CEDA - 2019 Vice-Chancellors’ Panel [Perth]
‘The annual CEDA WA Vice-Chancellors’ panel returns to examine drivers of our higher education sector and priorities to enhance graduate outcomes, research strengths, greater collaboration with industry and overall competitiveness’.
Venue : State Reception Centre, Fraser’s Kings Park, West Perth, Western Australia.
4 Holding Difficult and Professional Conversations Workshops [Adelaide]
‘As schools focus on their improvement efforts, it is critical that team members are able to communicate concerns effectively and resolve issues as they arise. In this workshop, participants will learn techniques and processes to help them conduct difficult conversations within their school or system’.
Venue : The Grange Golf Club, Adelaide, South Australia.
4-6 Senior Policy Officers Intensive 2019 [Canberra]
‘Build policy leadership and professional skills to analyse and respond to complex public policy challenges and opportunities. Apply higher-level strategic thinking and influencing skills; Navigate complexity, manage change, risk and opportunity; Assess the quality and relevance of evidence and the context for policy change; Improve stakeholder engagement and consultation processes to improve the relevance, reception and impact of policy’.
Venue : Cliftons Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
4-8 Australian Youth Conference [Steiner Education Australia]
‘The Youth Conference will explore social renewal as its major theme, focussing on issues of our times – racism and prejudice, divisions and world conflict, Indigenous perspectives, minority groups, Australian and world-wide response to refugees, the environment and sustainability, education and imagining the future, the role of the Arts, money and ethical business. The Conference is open to students in Years 10 and up, attending an Australian or New Zealand Steiner School’.
Venue : Samford Valley Steiner School, Samford, Queensland.
5 New ! STEMFest 2019 Webinar
‘APR.Intern invites you to celebrate some of Australia’s outstanding women in STEM. STEMFest 2019 Webinar will put the spotlight on their contributions to Australian innovation and how their careers have impacted leading Australian businesses. Be inspired by their stories, their impact on Australian innovation and their influence as mentors for future generation’.
Venue : Webinar.
5 New ! Student-Teacher Conference Hobart “Get that job !” [Hobart]
‘A hands-on, engaging conference, run jointly by the AEU and IEU, for student teachers on getting your first teaching position. This fun day of professional learning covers CV writing, job interviews, and hearing from Tasmanian principals about what they look for in a new teacher. This conference is ‘a must do’ before you graduate to learn the practical aspects of finding and starting your teaching career’.
Venue : Australian Education Union Tasmanian Branch, Hobart, Tasmania.
5 Talking Teaching : Beginning Teacher Conference [Dandenong]
‘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 : Atura Dandenong, Dandenong, Victoria.
5 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.
5-6 New ! International Conference on Physical Education and Sport Science [ICPESS] 2019
‘The key intention of is to provide opportunity for global participants to share ideas and experience in person with peers expected to join from different parts of the world. In addition this gathering will help delegates establish research or business relations as well as find international linkages for future collaboration in their career path’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
5-6 International Conference on Science, Technology, Engineering and Management [ICSTEM] 2019
‘The key intention is to provide an opportunity for global participants to share their ideas and experience in person with their peers who are expected to join from different parts on the world. In addition this gathering will help the delegates to establish research or business relations as well as to find international linkage for future collaborations in their career path’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
5-6 The AIS Educational Leaders Conference 2019
Reimagining Learning - Schools Investing in a Confident Future ! ‘The AIS Educational Leaders Conference will explore curriculum re-design, impacts for teaching, learning and assessment and consider how schools can most effectively prepare their students for multiple educational pathways and life opportunities in a rapidly changing world’.
Venue : Intercontinental Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
5-6 VCSSDPA Annual Conference 2019
‘This conference continues to offer high quality professional learning delivered by a host of renowned leaders in education and educational research. Again, a wonderful opportunity for Deputy Principals from across the state to come together and share in this experience. Our Annual General Meeting is also held at this conference’.
Venue : Aitken Hill, Yuroke, Victoria.
5-8 Asian Festival of Children’s Content [AFCC] 2019
‘The Asian Festival of Children’s Content is an annual festival that celebrates and aims to promote the creation, development and appreciation of quality Asian content for children and young adults. Organised by the Singapore Book Council, the festival comprises presentations, panels, masterclasses, workshops, along with a book fair showcasing a wide selection of books from local and international publishers’.
Venue : National Library Building, Singapore.
6 Holding Difficult and Professional Conversations Workshops [Hobart]
‘As schools focus on their improvement efforts, it is critical that team members are able to communicate concerns effectively and resolve issues as they arise. In this workshop, participants will learn techniques and processes to help them conduct difficult conversations within their school or system’.
Venue : The Old Woolstore Apartment Hotel, Hobart, Tasmania.
6 New ! Student-Teacher Conference Hobart “Get that job !” [Launceston]
‘A hands-on, engaging conference, run jointly by the AEU and IEU, for student teachers on getting your first teaching position. This fun day of professional learning covers CV writing, job interviews, and hearing from Tasmanian principals about what they look for in a new teacher. This conference is ‘a must do’ before you graduate to learn the practical aspects of finding and starting your teaching career’.
Venue : Launceston LINC, Launceston, Tasmania.
6 New ! Training Our Future [Melbourne]
‘This conference is a unique opportunity designed especially for trainers and assessors working in the Early Childhood Vocational Education Training [VET] space to join with colleagues to consider contemporary early childhood practice, and its relevance to the early childhood training package’.
Venue : Sandringham Yacht Club, Sandringham, Victoria.
6 New ! Understanding Children’s Behaviour [Erskineville]
‘Let us support you on your journey to understanding and guiding children’s behaviour. Together we will dive deeply into the diverse reason why children behave the way they do. You will be empowered to Understand influences on children’s behaviour; Empower children with self-regulation skills; Gain practical strategies; Seek appropriate support; Focus on your own actions and wellbeing and Approach children’s behaviour from a positive mindset’.
Venue : Erskineville, Sydney, NSW.
6-7 2019 Queensland P&Cs State Conference
‘We are again thrilled to present an exciting opportunity to connect with hundreds of Queensland parents, volunteers and teaching leaders for our annual state conference, with Innovate as our theme for the year’.
Venue : Sofitel Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland.
6-7 ACSA 2019 Biennial Curriculum Conference
‘This exciting conference will explore the key priorities identified that challenge a sustained, long-term and coordinated improvement effort based on shared ambition, action and accountability’.
Venue : Melbourne Zoo, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-7 New ! Developing the Holistic Educator [Adelaide]
‘The intention for this conference is to provide an opportunity for the role models in the Education System to come together and learn valuable tools, techniques and gather knowledge and wisdom from a collection of key note speakers and facilitators towards creating an empowerment platform and community for leadership, teachers, educators and SSOs in schools’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
7 2019 AEU Early Childhood Conference
Stand up for children, stand up for ourselves. ‘The 2019 AEU Early Childhood Conference will explore the ways our sector lobbies for children, communities and our profession. We will get insights into decision-making processes. We will think about how to put a case that convinces. This Conference will be of interest to those simply seeking to do the best for their own class, and also those interested in understanding or influencing bigger issues’.
Venue : AEU, Abbotsford, Melbourne, Victoria.
7 New ! Beyond a Label - Reimagining Learning Differences
‘This conference seeks to ask some BIG questions about the educational opportunities we offer for children with learning differences [AKA disabilities, special rights, additional needs]. Our guest speakers will share inspiring stories of what is possible when every child is viewed through a competent lens’.
Venue : Alberton Primary, Queenstown, South Australia.
7 Early Childhood Conference 2019
‘The Independent Education Union of Australia NSW/ACT Branch [IEU] More Than Meets the Eye Early Childhood Conference is aimed at looking at ways to support teachers in their workplaces, enhance leadership skills, manage workloads and work-related challenges, provide opportunities to explore different ideas and broader concepts’.
Venue : Mercure Sydney, Ultimo, NSW.
7 TEDx Perth
‘TEDx is a program of local, self-organised events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group’.
Venue : Perth Cultural Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
8-9 International Conference on Agricultural and Biological Science [ICABS] 2019 [Perth]
‘A prestigious event organised with the motivation to provide an excellent international platform for academicians, researchers, engineers, industrial participants and budding students around the world to share their research findings with global experts’.
Venue : Adina Apartment Hotel Perth Barrack Plaza, Perth, Western Australia.
8-9 New ! International Conference on Education and E-Learning [ICEEL]
‘The idea of the conference is for scientists, scholars, engineers and students from universities all around the world and industry to present ongoing research activities, and hence foster research relations between Universities and industry. This conference provides opportunities for delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face’.
Venue : Park Regis North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
8-10 GTAV Annual Conference 2019
‘The theme is Climate Change – Sustainable Solutions. Geography is at the heart of understanding and guiding our responses on this most important issue. This relates to every Geography unit. Will this be the most important conference you have been to ?’
Venue : Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
9-10 i-Educate 2019
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Brisbane, Queensland.
9-10 2019 Disability Leadership Summit [Leading (e)Quality in Education]
‘The Summit will bring together leaders from across Australia and New Zealand and will focus on the importance for educational leaders to adopt a whole school approach to ensure quality education is delivered to all. Developing collaborative practice, providing informed support to families and teachers, robust partnerships with parents, services and the community, and understanding all students’’ needs to ensure equitable participation in the education curriculum re some of the topics that will be presented at the Summit’.
Venue : Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney, NSW.
9-11 Senior Policy Officers Intensive 2019 [Brisbane]
‘Build policy leadership and professional skills to analyse and respond to complex public policy challenges and opportunities. Apply higher-level strategic thinking and influencing skills; Navigate complexity, manage change, risk and opportunity; Assess the quality and relevance of evidence and the context for policy change; Improve stakeholder engagement and consultation processes to improve the relevance, reception and impact of policy’.
Venue : Cliftons Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
9-11 W100 Annual Conference 2019k
‘The conference will focus on how universities can build reputation through working with their communities and wider society. The theme A Reputation for Relevance - Universities Engaging with Society will allow us to explore how universities are building a reputation for working with local communities; how students a re prepared for roles as citizens; how we prove higher education is contributing to society’.
Venue : The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.
9-12 PCF9 [Innovations for Quality Education and Lifelong Learning]
‘We know that millions of young people are missing out on a quality education to give them a fair start in life and that many millions more lack the opportunities they need to develop skills throughout their lives to respond to the rapidly changing needs of work and our societies. We believe that open education has a much greater role to play in meeting this challenge and that is why we have chosen to focus this Pan-Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning on the theme of innovations for quality education and lifelong learning’.
Venue : BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh, Scotland.
10 Effective Marking Guides and Rubrics
VDC. ‘In this engaging webinar, participants will learn the characteristics of marking guides and effective rubrics, understanding about how to map a rubric to a competency, and gain the confidence to take rubrics online. The webinar will also explore options for using and completing marking guide remotely and on the job using digital technologies’.
Venue : Webinar.
10 Effective Pedagogy — High Impact Strategies [Hobart]
‘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 : Rydges Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania.
10 New ! My Child & Autism [Ipswich]
‘This Early Days Workshop offers you an opportunity to learn about Autism Spectrum Disorder and what it means for your child and your family, practical strategies that can make a difference to your child’s development and learning how to select and maximise an intervention service’.
Venue : EACH, Ipswich, Queensland.
10 New ! School Law Victoria 2019
Streams include ‘Staff and Parent Issues; Risk, Business Management & Governance; School Disability Law’ and one other general stream.
Venue : RACV City Club, Melbourne, Victoria.
10 Talking Teaching : Beginning Teacher Conference [Ballarat]
‘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 : Mercure Ballarat, Ballarat, Victoria.
10 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.
10-11 International Physics Education Conference 2019 [ICPE]
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Physics Education’.
Venue :TBC, Singapore.
10-11 The 14th Joint Conference on Chemistry
‘The Joint Conference on Chemistry is an annual conference organised by the consortium of Chemistry Departments of five universities in Central Java. The theme is interdisciplinary in Chemistry related subject and broad enough to cover a range of disciplinary areas such as Chemical and Material Sciences, Live Sciences, Medical Sciences, Education, and Engineering, to name a few’.
Venue : Solo Paragon Hotel, Solo, Central Java, Indonesia.
10-11 Women in Leadership Workshop 2019 [Sydney]
‘Develop your individual leadership style; Write your personal leadership plan; Build confidence and influence; Improve self-awareness and self-reflection’.
Venue :Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
10-12 BERA Conference 2019
‘The Annual Conference continues to grow and develop and is a great opportunity to disseminate research and network with like-minded colleagues. The success of BERA conference is a tribute to all involved, particularly the BERA office staff. We look forward to seeing you in Manchester’.
Venue : University of Manchester, Manchester, England.
10-12 THE World Academic Summit 2019
The summit ‘will deliver a range of thought-provoking keynote sessions and panel debates from the world’s most innovative thinkers – across industry, policy, academia and higher education management – to answer the biggest questions facing universities and beyond on the topic of “how talent thrives”. This topic will explore key questions for higher education on issues of lifelong learning, industry partnerships, meeting the skills gap, research consortiums, and talent recruitment and management’.
Venue : ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland.
11 Coaching and Mentoring [Hobart]
‘Current research shows us that supporting the professional growth of our teachers by facilitating pedagogical dialogue and providing effective feedback will have significant benefits for our students. Discover how to maximise the experience of both being coached, and being a coach’.
Venue : Rydges Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania.
11 Creative Training Techniques - NVC Master Class
‘This Masterclass highlights creative training techniques and approaches that are supported by evidence-based research and is delivered in a dynamic and engaging way to model the methods that work. All in all, the masterclass will share and model 42 tips, techniques, games and activities to support any trainer in building engagement, promoting retention and enhancing the transfer of knowledge back to the job’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland.
11 New ! Individual Learning Plans [ILP] - Planning and Development [1]
‘his 1-hour webinar will assist centres to meet their accountabilities regarding ILPs, increase understanding regarding what an ILP is, how to create long term and specific short-term objectives and understand what the overall planning cycle for the year may look like. This webinar will be repeated on the following date - Tuesday 29th October 2019’.
Venue : Webinar.
11 Mastering ‘Better Teaching’ in a Digital Environment - NVC Master Class
‘Changes in technology, society and student expectations, are motivating instructors to rethink teaching methods. Regardless of the online system or product we use, at it’s core we want to master best practice when it comes to teaching in a digital environment. So what do we need to consider when it comes to our teaching practice and techniques, to ensure that it is relevant to today’s learner ? How do we change what we do to effectively teach an increasingly diverse student population ? Walk away with valuable tools to help you reach today’s digital learner’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland.
11 Positive Behavioural Change [VDC]
‘In this interactive workshop, participants will learn more about human behaviours and how motivations can drive behaviour. They will also learn skills and strategies to promote positive behaviours. The emphasis is on understanding what prompts challenging behaviours and how to influence and promote long-lasting change. These sessions are for New to the Sector, Intermediate, Experienced Coordinator or Leader/Executives’.
Venue : VET Development Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
11-12 2019 Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Catholic Education NSW State Conference
‘The conference provides a unique opportunity for those in leadership positions or areas responsible for incorporating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander content and perspectives, to explore effective and culturally appropriate strategies, along with current practices that are targeted towards closing the gap in educational outcomes for students’.
Venue : Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, Lovedale, Cessnock, NSW.
11-12 UNIDATA 2019
‘UNIDATA 2019 will explore the transformative impact data is having on Universities and how it will shape the University of the future. Topics covered include : The challenges of collecting student data; Behavioural & performance data to inform practice; Predictive Analytics – Can you avoid dropouts ?; The impact of analytics on research management; Interpreting student data and using the evidence to improve teaching quality; and Privacy concerns & data policy’.
Venue : Radisson Blu Plaza Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
11-13 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’. Second presentation.
Venue : Asynchronous Workshop.
12 CEDA - 2019 Vice-Chancellors’ Panel [Sydney]
‘The annual CEDA WA Vice-Chancellors’ panel returns to examine drivers of our higher education sector and priorities to enhance graduate outcomes, research strengths, greater collaboration with industry and overall competitiveness’.
Venue : Hilton Hotel Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
12 New ! Essential Basic Training for Leaders of School Wellbeing [Shepparton]
Contact the organiser if you need an invitation.
Venue : Shepparton, Victoria.
12 From Conflict to Collaboration [Hobart]
‘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 Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania.
12-13 2019 Fall Global Management Conference
‘An international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices in leadership and management. The Global Conference on Leadership and Management promotes collaborative excellence between academicians and professionals from Management and Leadership disciplines’.
Venue : University of Riverside, Riverside, California, USA.
12-13 2019 National VET Conference
The conference ‘will be delivered through an exciting range of presentations, providing attendees with the opportunity to engage in a wide variety of plenary and elective sessions. Pre-conference Master Classes will be held on Wednesday 11 September’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
12-13 2019 Religious Education Symposium : ...
Moving from Theory to Practice : Religious Education in the Classroom. ‘The symposium is designed for staff working in a variety of roles across the Catholic Education sector including Principals; Assistant Principals [Religious Education]; Teachers; Mission and Identity Leaders and Heads of Religious Education’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
12-13 New ! Australasian Universities Dean of Students, Ombuds, Complaint Managers & Student Advocates Conference
‘The conference theme builds upon discussions and presentations delivered at recent conferences of our community, particularly over the last three years. The aim this time is to explore what approaches tertiary institutions are undertaking proactively to minimise sources of grievance and to address complaints at the earliest possible stage’.
Venue : The Australian National University Science Teaching Building, Canberra, ACT.
13 New ! Are you NCCD ready ? ... your guide to NCCD
‘One of the hottest topics today which is affecting all schools in Australia is the change to the funding model to the Nationally Consistent Collection of Data [NCCD] for students with disabilities. Schools need to have a clear understanding of the how the new funding model works and how they can successfully navigate the associated processes which have a school-wide impact’.
Venue : Karstens Conference Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
13 Aspirant Leaders Program [Hobart]
‘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 Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania.
13 Education Future Forum 2019
‘Bringing together the best of McCrindle’s research and analytics with The Excellence Centre’s hands-on experience and innovation, the Education Future Forum provides educational leaders and practitioners with input and dialogue on trends and best practice in education’.
Venue : Pacific Hills, Dural, NSW.
13 How to Re-engage Boys with Learning . . .
And Create GOOD MEN in the Modern World - Teaching Boys. ‘This seminar seeks to identify and address issues commonly found in young males across broad sub-groups within schools in NSW and Australia. There is a particular focus on refining existing programs working within school frameworks in order to develop positive masculinity and self-esteem in underachieving and at-risk boys’.
Venue : Eden Gardens, Macquarie Park, Sydney, NSW.
13 New ! IEU Support Staff 2019 : My Values - My Work
‘The 2019 Support Staff Conference will explore how our core values represent our highest priorities and are deeply held driving forces. How they determine not only what we think, but what we buy, the friends we make, the work we do and the organisations we work for and belong to’.
Venue : Mercure Sydney, Ultimo, NSW.
13 International Conference on Physical Education for Children and Youth with Visual Impairments [ICPECYVI-19]
‘We welcome all scientists, scholars, students, industrialists to attend and explore their knowledge in the field of Physical Education for Children and Youth with Visual Impairments. International Conference on Physical Education for Children and Youth with Visual Impairments will permit the exchange of ideas, knowledge between the different disciplines for facilitating research, interdisciplinary collaborations focusing Physical Education for Children and Youth with Visual Impairments’.
Venue : Swissôtel Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
13 Leading with Vitality : Wellbeing for Women Educators
‘We warmly welcome you to join us at this one-day wellbeing conference curated by women educators for women educators. Be immersed in our inspirational and empowering keynotes, panel discussions and practical sessions as the state’s leaders come know-how to transform your leadership journey and own your professional successes’.
Venue : Mantra Legends Hotel, Surfers Paradise, Queensland.
14-15 International Conference on Multidisciplinary Innovation in Academic Research [MIAR-19]
‘This two days is your best opportunity to reach the largest assemblage of participants from academia, students, researchers and industrial professionals. We will be delighted and honoured by gathering professionals under one roof with the theme of Multidisciplinary Innovation in Academic Research’.
Venue : ibis Melbourne Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria.
15-17 2019 AACSB Global Accreditation Conference
‘The Global Accreditation Conference addresses important issues affecting business schools, such as technology, faculty models, research impact, globalisation, and accountability, in the context of accreditation and through a contemporary lens’.
Venue : San Antonio Marriott Rivercentre, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
15-18 Developing Leaders Conference [National] 2019
Christian Education National. ‘Save the date. Further details and registration to come... ’.
Venue : Tasmania.
15-18 Teaching and Learning Conference [National]
Christian Education National. ‘Save the date. Further details and registration to come... ’.
Venue : Tasmania.
16 Early Career Teachers’ Booster Shot [Brisbane]
‘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, Brisbane, Queensland.
16 New ! What is Autism Spectrum Disorder ? [Erskineville]
‘Develop a greater understanding of young children on the autism spectrum and learn to plan inclusive programs that support their learning and development. This workshop is designed to support educators working with children on the autism spectrum by providing a comprehensive overview of planning for quality, inclusive Early Childhood Education and Care [ECEC] programs. Explore how foundations of neurodiversity can guide your practice as an educator’.
Venue : Erskineville, Sydney, NSW.
16-17 International Conference on Chemistry Education and Research
Theme : Current Trends, Advancements and Applications in Chemistry and Research. Chemistry Education 2019 spreads an extensive range of critically important sessions from basic research to recent innovations’.
Venue : Rome, Italy.
16-18 ** AES 2019
‘Conference theme : Evaluation un-boxed. Evaluation can be a gift – with the potential to strengthen the lives of individuals and communities. This potential is best realised when evaluation is opened up to end users and when evaluators draw on the knowledge and practices of those they work with. Trans-disciplinary approaches and technological advances provide further possibilities. Join us to learn, create connections and shape the ever-evolving role of evaluation and evaluator. ** Conference workshops 15 and 19 September 2019’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, NSW.
16-18 New ! mLearn Conference 2019 [World Conference on Mobile and Contextual Learning]
‘mLearn 2019 will be held in conjunction with EC-TEL 2019. This will be a unique platform to bring together the two conferences and the work of the IAmLearn and EA-TEL [European Association of Technology-Enhanced Learning] communities which we hope will mark a new milestone in digital education and learning’.
Venue : Delft University of Technology [TU Delft], Delft, Netherlands.
16-19 AHRI National Convention & Exhibition 2019
‘Who attends #AHRINC ? HR professionals across all levels and sectors [public, private and not-for-profit], Business leaders, owners and directors, Decision-makers with significant HR responsibilities, Anyone responsible for workforce decisions aimed at driving their organisation’s success and Practitioners and consultants specialising in HR and technology’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
17 Aboriginal perspectives in early childhood education : But where do I begin ? [Sydney]
‘In this workshop Aunty Denise Proud and Anthony Semann will engage in respectful dialogue with learners to unpack some of the misconceptions that exist about integrating Aboriginal perspectives into the curriculum and explore what this might mean in a practical way with children. This workshop is based on respect not judgement. We will learn together as we explore what we know, what we want to know and how we might come to know more’.
Venue : Flour Mill Studios, Newtown, Sydney, NSW.
17 New ! Geography Skills Workshop [Sydney]
‘This professional learning opportunity caters teachers who are new to the teaching of Geography and have little, if any, academic background in the subject. It introduces participants to the Geography skills students are expected to master in Years 7–10’.
Venue : Holiday Inn, Potts Point, Sydney, NSW.
17 New ! Kalgoorlie Primary Teachers Earth Science PD Workshop
‘Join us for a free workshop to introduce you to the WASP and PALMS packages of earth science resources.This session will be hands-on, allowing you to have a go at many of the activities from both packages’.
Venue : O’Connor Primary School, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.
17-18 Creating Intentional Learning for Young Children
‘If we, as 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. Participants will Define Intentional learning, Identify how the organisation of a learning environment or activity might positively or negatively influence learning, Identify strategies to encourage positive learning outcomes and Identify strategies to document learning’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
17-18 Higher Education Executive Assistants Intensive 2019 [Melbourne]
‘Effective communication; Increasing resilience; Workload management; Influencing & “managing up”’.
Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
17-19 The Education and Development Forum [UKFIET] 2019
‘The conference will explore ideas through a number of themes : Future directions in inclusive education systems; Problematising inclusive systems; Education financing for global equity and inclusion; Education technology and data science for inclusive systems; Education system actors : strengthening inclusive practice; and System responses to conflict and crises’. Inclusive Education Systems : futures, fallacies and finances.
Venue : The University of Oxford Examination Schools, Oxford, United Kingdom.
17-19 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Wantirna]
‘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 : KIOSC, Wantirna, Victoria.
17-20 20th Australasian Research Management Society Conference 2019 [ARMS 2019]
Research management excellence and impact : it’s our business. ‘Are you interested in a conference program rich with content, which celebrates our profession ? Do you want to be involved to contribute, strengthen, and build the future of our society ? Or do you simply wish to take advantage of this fabulous learning opportunity, network with friends and colleagues ? Join us in Adelaide’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
18 New ! ANSTO Teacher Professional Development Day [Queensland]
‘Access a number of syllabus-focused educational resources to teach areas of the Year 9 Science curriculum and Year 12 Physics. Hear from prominent scientists, learn about Australia’s capabilities in nuclear science, participate in workshops and receive new educational resources’.
Venue : Queensland Museum, South Bank, South Brisbane, Queensland.
18 New ! Geography Skills Workshop [Warwick Farm]
‘This professional learning opportunity caters teachers who are new to the teaching of Geography and have little, if any, academic background in the subject. It introduces participants to the Geography skills students are expected to master in Years 7–10’.
Venue : Holiday Inn, Warwick Farm, Sydney, NSW.
18 Positive Behavioural Change [Webinar - VDC]
‘In this interactive webinar, participants will learn more about human behaviours and how motivations can drive behaviour. They will also learn skills and strategies to promote positive behaviours. The emphasis is on understanding what prompts challenging behaviours and how to influence and promote long-lasting change. These sessions are for New to the Sector, Intermediate, Experienced Coordinator, Leader/Executive’.
Venue : Webinar.
18 The Behaviour Ambulance [Brisbane]
‘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, Brisbane CBD, Queensland.
18-19 University IT Service Strategy & Challenges
‘The conference will unpack the challenges associated with delivering an effective IT service strategy, by showcasing universities that have transformed IT departments from a simply a function to an essential department in achieving organisational objectives’.
Venue : The Peninsula Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
18-20 2019 English Australia Conference
‘The English Australia Conference is the largest annual gathering of teachers, teacher trainers, administrators, student support staff, marketers, managers and others involved in the delivery of English language intensive courses to overseas students [ELICOS] in Australia’.
Venue : Pullman Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
18-20 School Growth Planning & Delivery
‘The planning and delivery process of building and upgrading schools is complex with multiple stakeholders and challenges in funding, acquiring land, accurately forecasting growth and delivery a school design that will meet the desired educational outcomes. The School Growth Planning & Delivery conference will bring together key stakeholders to share success stories and learnings on planning, designing and delivering a successful school project’.
Venue : Sydney Boulevard Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
18-20 SEAAIR Annual Conference 2019
Transforming Intelligence into Action in IR. ‘The Conference offers members an opportunity to mingle with leaders in the field from all types of institutions. Join us as rising stars and venerated veterans engage in a lively exchange of new ideas, time-proven techniques, and invaluable tricks of the trade’.
Venue : New Taipei, Taiwan.
18-20 Senior International Leaders’ Meeting 2019 [APRU]
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
19 New ! Big Ideas Summit 2019 [Education Week Online Summit]
‘oin your Education Week newsroom and their special guests as we take a deep dive with you into the issues that have the potential to define—or redefine—education. What do these ideas have in common ? They all share a sense of urgency - now we look to you, the Education Week reader to weigh in, get your questions answered, and think deeply on how to address the Big Ideas in K-12 education’.
Venue : Online.
19-20 Power of Play
‘Play has been identified as a primary mode of learning for young children. Participants of this workshop will gain greater insights into how children’s play maximises individual learning potential in all domains – cognitive, social, emotional, motor, creative, and communicative’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
19-20 The 6th International Conference on Social Sciences 2019 [ICOSS 2019]
Empowered Humanity : Making Knowledge, Innovation and Progress Accessible to All. ‘The theme is interdisciplinary in nature and broad enough to cover a range of disciplinary areas such as sociology, international relations, economics, technology, political science, development studies and gender studies, to name a few. Presenters may provide theoretical discourses or empirical case studies revolving around the theme’.
Venue : Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
19-21 2019 CDAA National Conference
‘The conference title is Inspiring Excellence in Career Development : Integration. A new paradigm is emerging around us – the fields of work, training and education are becoming increasingly integrated, with a push for career development to be integrated into other activities rather than a stand-alone specialisation. As Career Development Practitioners we need to understand this new paradigm and integrate our understanding into practice’.
Venue : Hyatt Hotel, Canberra, ACT.
20 New ! Aboriginal Studies Association 2019 Teacher Conference
Truth Before Reconciliation. ‘Empowering Teachers to address Australia’s unfinished business through truth seeking and dialogue. Workshops for teachers BY teachers - New Aboriginal Studies teachers, Experienced Aboriginal Studies teachers, K-6 Curriculum’.
Venue : Faculty of Education, University of Sydney, Camperdown, NSW.
20 New ! Australian Cybersecurity Education Summit 2019
‘Bringing together major cybersecurity educators and leaders in the profession from across Australia to discuss and share what it takes to build a secure digital future. The Summit will tackle critical topics and discussion points on how to effectively teach cybersecurity – integrating technical skills, human skills, risk, leadership, privacy, innovation and the security engineering mindset’.
Venue : John Niland Scientia Building, UNSW Sydney, Kensington, NSW.
20 Teaching and Motivating Students with Particular Needs
‘This seminar is for teachers, teacher assistants and administrators in Primary and Secondary schools. Ian will explore teaching, motivating and managing students with particular needs in schools. There will be an emphasis on Autism and ADHD but other needs including Central Auditory Processing Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, being bullied, giftedness and family dysfunction will be covered’.
Venue : Eden Gardens, Macquarie Park, Sydney, NSW.
20-22 2019 MANSW Annual Conference
The conference theme is ‘Mathematics : The Greatest Show. The keynote speakers are Matt Parker and Doug Clarke’.
Venue : Crowne Plaza, Terrigal, NSW.
20-22 ICEF Higher Education
‘The 13th annual ICEF Higher Education provides a targeted opportunity for international tertiary institutions, selected higher education focused agents, and relevant service providers to hold pre-scheduled, one-to-one business meetings effectively and efficiently’.
Venue : Clarion Hotel Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland.
21 TEDx Canberra
‘TEDx is a program of local, self-organised events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group’.
Venue : Canberra Theatre Centre, Canberra, ACT.
21 TEDx Macquarie University
‘TEDx is a program of local, self-organised events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group’.
Venue : Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW.
21-22 2019 Hands On Technology [Alstonville]
iTE Institute of Technology Education. ‘This looks at developing beginner to moderate skills using Adobe Premiere and After Effects - For use in Stage 5 and Preliminary I.T Multimedia course. Participants will be introduced to Premiere and After Effects using skills in green screening, masking, rotoscoping, tracking and cinema 4d lite [after effects CC plugin]. Participants will receive sample practical assessment projects for stage 5 and resources to help in stage 6’.
Venue : Alstonville High School, Alstonville, NSW.
22-24 2019 AASE National Conference
‘The theme for the 2019 AASE National Conference is Flourishing Learners in Thriving Learning Communities. The Conference streams will cover the key areas of : Inclusive Practice, Working in Partnership, Engagement and wellbeing, Leadership and Transitions. This Conference will provide an opportunity for educators, academics, professional support staff, families, community members and key stakeholders to come together to collaborate, share knowledge, network and learn together’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.
22-25 Australian Political Science Association Annual Conference 2019
Shifting identities, political change and the idea of the ‘Nation’. The theme for this year’s conference is focussing on questions of political identity, political change, linked to wider themes of nation and nationhood. APSA 2019 will also have a dedicated focus on Indigenous politics and policy issues, and the wider process of reconciliation’.
Venue : Flinders University, Bedford Park, Adelaide, South Australia.
22-25 International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition [ICDAR] 2019
‘ICDAR is a very successful and flagship conference series, which is the biggest and premier international gathering for researchers, scientists and practitioners in the document analysis community’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
22-25 2019 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing [ICIP]
‘ICIP is the world’s largest and most comprehensive technical conference focused on image and video processing and computer vision, the conference will feature world-class speakers, tutorials, exhibits and innovative programs that include grand challenges, prominent industry talks, showcases, etc.’.
Venue : Taipei International Convention Centre, Taipei, Taiwan.
22-27 45th International Association for Educational Assessment Annual Conference [IAEA2019] 2019e
‘Our 2019 theme is Assessment and Decision-Making : Individual and Institutional solutions. This conference will provide an opportunity for researchers and practitioners to share their understandings of current processes and findings, as well as to look at possibilities for setting-up new trends in assessment and decision-making’.
Venue : Fairmont Baku, Baku, Azerbaijan.
23 2019 ACHPER [SA] / SACPSSA Health & Physical Education Primary Years Conference
‘This engaging conference will offer best practice strategies and programs to effectively engage your students in Physical Education/Physical Activity’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : TBC, South Australia.
23 Making a Difference : Student Leadership Summit [Brisbane]
Alliance of Girls’ Schools Australasia. ‘Designed for students who are interested in stepping into student leadership roles, the program 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’. [The Sydney and Brisbane Summits are condensed one-day workshops.]
Venue : St Margaret’s Anglican Girls’ School, Ascot, Queensland.
23 Sydney Morning Herald Population Summit
‘Successfully planning for a bigger Sydney – the economy, infrastructure, housing, transport, health and education’.
Venue : Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
23-24 New ! EQ-i 2.0® Certification
‘The program is a face-to-face two-day training course [including pre- and post-course work] which teaches participants how to administer, score and interpret a valid emotional intelligence instrument, the Emotional Quotient Inventory [EQ-i 2.0], in addition to the Emotional Quotient 360 [EQ 360] assessment. Following certification, participants will be able to use the EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360 for coaching, training, team development, recruitment, succession planning and talent management’.
Venue : ACER Sydney Office, Alexandria, NSW.
23-25 New ! International Conference on Business, Humanities, Education and Social Sciences
‘The conference is for researchers, academicians, managers, social scientists, scholars, engineers and practitioners from around the world to present and share ongoing research activities. The conference provides opportunities for delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face’.
Venue : Premiera Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
23-25 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Ballarat]
‘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 : Federation University, Ballarat, Victoria.
23-25 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Gippsland]
‘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 : Federation University, Gippsland, Victoria.
23-27 18th APCChE Congress
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Sapporo, Japan.
23-29 Creating YouTube Videos for Teaching & Learning
‘Learn how to navigate through the Creator Studio in YouTube as well as organise video content to support your instructional goals in just about any classroom environment. In this collaborative learning environment, you will learn to create a video, determine the best licensing and privacy settings, implement an interactive component to the video and manage closed captioning for accessibility purposes’.
Venue : Asynchronous Workshop.
24 Science Alive ! [Whyalla]
‘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 : MAB, Tonsley Innovation District, Clovelly Park, Whyalla, South Australia.
24-25 Higher Education Executive Assistants Intensive 2019 [Sydney]
‘Effective communication; Increasing resilience; Workload management; Influencing & “managing up”’.
Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
24-25 International Conference on Advances in Business Management and Information Technology [ICABMIT] 2019
The conference ‘aims to be one of the leading International conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Business Management and Information Technology. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Business Management and Information Technology related techniques’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 International Conference on Applied Physics and Mathematics [ICAPM] 2019
The conference ‘aims to be one of the leading International conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Applied Physics and Mathematics. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Applied Physics and Mathematics related techniques’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research & Practice [ICMRP] 2019
‘Bringing together innovative academics and industrial experts in the field of Science Technology and Management to a common forum. All the registered papers will be published by the World Research Library and will be submitted for review for indexing by Google Scholar etc.’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
24-25 International Conference on Psychology, Language and Teaching [ICPLT] 2019
The conference ‘aims to be one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Psychology, Language and Teaching. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Psychology, Language and Teaching related techniques’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 International Conference on Science, Technology, Engineering and Management [ICSTEM] 2019
‘Bringing together innovative academics and industrial experts in the field of Science Technology and Management to a common forum. All the registered papers will be published by the World Research Library and will be submitted for review for indexing by Google Scholar etc.’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
24-26 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Toowoomba]
‘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 Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Queensland.
24-27 EAIE International Education Conference 2019
‘The Annual EAIE Conference and Exhibition is Europe's largest and most comprehensive higher education event, bringing together 5500+ professionals from all over the world. Explore new trends and get inspired; Debate hot topics with leading figures in the field; Foster new strategic partnership agreements; Make new connections during dynamic networking events’.
Venue : Messukeskus Expo and Convention Centre, Helsinki, Finland.
24-27 New ! eScience 2019
‘eScience 2019 welcomes the international community of researchers and software engineers from all disciplines to present and discuss their scientific practices involving data science and computing. The objective of the eScience Conference is to promote innovation in collaborative, computationally- or data-intensive research across all disciplines, throughout the research lifecycle’.
Venue : San Diego, California, USA.
24-27 New ! Women In Leadership Summit 2019 [The Leadership Institute]
‘WILS 2019 is an educationally-focused event that helps you along your leadership path. Featuring inspiring keynotes, career-focused case studies, cutting panel discussions and interactive workshops, your leadership journey starts and continues with us’.
Venue : Seymour Centre, Chippendale, Sydney, NSW.
25 New ! HERGA Conference 2019 : 21st Century Teaching and Learning
‘Work commitments, teaching specialists, new technologies, students as partners are all relatively new initiatives and they are having significant impact on the way we function in universities. At this conference we’ll look at what has changed and how effective it is. We’ll look at what is currently changing and how we are adapting and we’ll try and take a peak into the next 20 years and see what it may bring’.
Venue : University of South Australia City East Campus, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia.
25-27 2019 DASSH Conference & AGM
‘Information about the program, venues and registration will be published here in the coming weeks’.
Venue : University of NSW/University of Technology, Sydney, NSW.
25-27 ARSC2019
‘With a theme of Leading the Way – Towards Zero !, ARSC2019 will showcase the regions’ outstanding researchers, practitioners, policy-makers and industry spanning the plethora of road safety issues identified in the United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
25-27 APACS National 2019 Conference
‘This is an exciting opportunity to link with School Psychologists and Counsellors across Australia and to experience world class professional learning opportunities as a profession. Further information to come’.
Venue : University Club [University of WA], Crawley, Perth, Western Australia.
25-27 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Canberra]
‘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 : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
25-28 2019 Early Childhood Australia National Conference
From Vision to Action is the theme for Early Childhood Australia’s [ECA] National Conference. This conference will explore current and emerging practice to enhance young children’s experiences across the spectrum of service and education settings they attend. This includes early childhood education and care as well as the early years of school, outside school hours care and child/parent programs such as playgroups and family centres’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.
25-28 International Conference on Interactive Collaborative Learning [ICL2019]
‘This interdisciplinary conference aims to focus on the exchange of relevant trends and research results as well as the presentation of practical experiences in Interactive Collaborative Learning and Engineering Pedagogy’. Joint conference with the 48th IGIP International Conference on Engineering Pedagogy.
Venue : InterContinental Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand.
26 New ! Engaging with Families
‘Learn the importance of engaging families and the community to build authentic relationships. One of the key components of quality practice is developing trusting partnerships with families. In this workshop, learn how to place the development of these partnerships at the heart of your day-to-day practice and gain practical advice’.
Venue : North Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
26 New ! Falling into a Scholarly Publishing Career
‘What does a career in publishing mean in 2019, now that the digital transformation has finally taken hold ? Wondering how to find the best fit for your background and skill-set ? Join us to hear from an exciting slate of publishing professionals about the highlights, challenges, and responsibilities of their own roles, as well as the routes they took to get there – in just a few minutes each’.
Venue : Webinar [Free].
26 Wellbeing at Work Event [Sydney] 2019
‘The event provides HR, Reward & Benefit professionals and business leaders with the opportunity to learn from experts and their peers about the latest wellbeing developments and successes that are enhancing individual and organisational performance in companies across the world’.
Venue : Australian National Maritime Museum, Sydney, NSW.
26-27 New ! Global Leadership Summit 2019 [Newcastle]
‘The GLS is fresh, actionable and inspiring leadership content from a world-class faculty at a convenient location near you. Every year the GLS inspires and equips leaders with an incredible range of speakers who are leadership practitioners. Themes have included : Assembling an outstanding team, developing personal grit, creative problem solving, developing talent and exercising fearlessness in your leadership. GLS events are held via videocast, and this allows us to present the speaker sessions at a fraction of what it would cost you to see them in-person’.
Venue : Newcastle, NSW.
27-28 New ! Global Leadership Summit 2019 [Darwin]
‘The GLS is fresh, actionable and inspiring leadership content from a world-class faculty at a convenient location near you. Every year the GLS inspires and equips leaders with an incredible range of speakers who are leadership practitioners. Themes have included : Assembling an outstanding team, developing personal grit, creative problem solving, developing talent and exercising fearlessness in your leadership. GLS events are held via videocast, and this allows us to present the speaker sessions at a fraction of what it would cost you to see them in-person’.
Venue : Darwin, Northern Territory.
27-29 6th Asia Pacific Rim Confederation of Counsellors Conference [ACA 2019]
‘Conference Theme : Insight and Learnings from around the Pacific Rim; meeting your community’s mental health needs’.
Venue : Hilton Brisbane, Brisbane City, Queensland.
29/9-2/10 Chemeca 2019
‘Chemeca is the opportunity for the chemical engineering profession and associated disciplines to come together as a community to network and learn from each other. It provides a platform for cross-pollination across a wide range of industries, facilitating innovation. Industry and academia will come together to discuss and debate the latest advances and best practices to face the challenges of the 21st century in the Australasian region, specifically in energy, food and nutrition, health and wellbeing, minerals and resources, and, water and waste’.
Venue : SMC Conference and Function Centre, Sydney, NSW.
29/9-2/10 Tertiary Education Management Conference 2019
Distilling Ideas, Transforming Futures. ‘Another wonderful opportunity to share our ideas and discover how we can distil the brilliance in everyone to transform higher education through exploring alternative visions of the future. I would like to thank you for joining us on this exciting journey of opportunity to learn and grow and lead the way into the future of higher education’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
30 Making a Difference : Student Leadership Summit [Sydney]
Alliance of Girls’ Schools Australasia. ‘Designed for students who are interested in stepping into student leadership roles, the program 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’. [The Sydney and Brisbane Summits are condensed one-day workshops.]
Venue : Ravenswood School for Girls, Gordon, NSW.
30/9-2/10 SocCon 2019 [New Zealand Social Sciences Conference]
A Sense of Place is our theme for 2019. Through the lens of the Social Sciences, this theme offers exploration on many levels. On an individual level it may be about identity, tūrangawaewae, or being part of a community. Communities, both physical and conceptual, have a sense of place. On a national level it may be about New Zealand’s identity, our place in the world. What has shaped it, how has it changed, and what might it be in the future ?’
Venue : Waipuna Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand.
30/9-3/10 Tertiary ICT Conference 2019
‘The theme for this year’s event is Digital Community. Our theme will explore the importance of relationships and how digital technology is enabling people and communities to work together more closely and collaboratively to achieve our common goals’.
Venue : Waikato Institute of Technology [Wintec], Hamilton, New Zealand.
30/9-4/10 Outdoor Classroom Experiential Learning Teacher Training Camp 2019 [Steiner Education Australia]
‘This is a five-day, hands-on immersion where you will develop a wide range of skills. Prior to the camp you will be sent material to study which the course enlarges upon and illuminates’.
Venue : Waimauku, Auckland, New Zealand.
30/9-4/10 Train the Trainer [Brisbane]
Dr Anita Archer for Queensland Association of State School Principals. ‘Designed for teacher leaders and school leaders who want to improve and maintain the instructional delivery skills of their colleagues and teaching staff’.
Venue : .

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October 2019
Date Event
1 A Strategic Reflection of the Field of Competency-Based Education
iNACOL [USA]. ‘Join this webinar to hear Susan Patrick and Eliot Levine reflect on the current state of competency-based education. Gain an understanding of developments happening across the field. The presenters will explore areas of growth for the field, identify emerging issues and provide insights to inform the future direction of competency-based education’.
Venue : Webinar.
1 Introduction to International School Teaching Overseas [Melbourne]
‘Working and living abroad is an exciting opportunity, but it is a big step to take and we aim to help teachers get a feel for what it is really like – the challenges as well as the opportunities’.
Venue : St Dominic’s Hall, Camberwell East, Melbourne, Victoria.
1 New ! The LTO Educator Scholar Conference
‘The Learning and Teaching Office is once again hosting the annual Educator Scholar Conference. Joining us this year as both the Keynote Speaker and workshop facilitator is Associate Professor Phillip Dawson from Deakin University and the Centre for Research in Assessment and Digital Learning. As a leader in the field of assessment research and with unparalleled expertise in the area, Phillip’s interests are in assessment design, academic integrity and feedback’.
Venue : St Benedicts, Chippendale, NSW.
1-2 Spring Members Meeting [CAUDIT]
‘More details will be made available closer to the event date’.
Venue : Aerial Centre, University of Technology, Sydney, NSW.
1-3 2019 History Teachers Association of Australia National Conference
‘The HTAA welcomes proposals on all aspects of the teaching of F-12 History, particularly new topic content, assessment, concepts and skills and approaches to programming. We also encourage presentations on a range of other topics, including but not limited to : teaching history in the digital age, Indigenous history, innovative pedagogies and leading a department’.
Venue : Loreto College, Adelaide, South Australia.
1-3 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Adelaide]
‘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, Adelaide, South Australia.
1-4 AGTA 2019 : The Innovative Geographer
‘The Australian Geography Teachers Association [AGTA] biennial conference will focus on innovation in the Geography classroom. This includes innovation in the use of digital technologies, approaches to curriculum and pedagogical practice. A variety of keynote speakers, masterclasses, workshops, fieldtrips and social activities will allow delegates to share and network with Geography teachers from around the country’.
Venue : Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Gold Coast, Queensland.
1-4 ASBA 2019
‘The Conference theme It starts with us aims to provide you with the opportunity to reflect upon, challenge and develop the skills and passion that you bring to your role [US], that you encourage others in your school community to aspire to [OTHERS] and that enhances your awareness and understanding of the relevance of emerging and global issues that impact your school in a changing and increasingly uncertain world [EVERYONE]’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.
1-4 National Archaeology Student Conference
‘NASC is a conference for archaeology students, run by archaeology students. Flinders once again has the honour of hosting the National Archaeology Student Conference with our theme of Innovation and Inclusion. Participation is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students and early career researchers in archaeology [and directly related disciplines] at all Australian and overseas universities’.
Venue : Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia.
2 New ! ANSTO Teacher Professional Development Day [Victoria]
‘Access a number of syllabus-focused educational resources to teach areas of the Year 9 Science curriculum and Year 12 Physics. Hear from prominent scientists, learn about Australia’s capabilities in nuclear science, participate in workshops and receive new educational resources’.
Venue : Australian Synchrotron, Clayton, Victoria.
2 New ! Are typed and handwritten exams equivalent ? Transforming Assessment
‘Taking evidence from the research literature as its starting-point, this seminar explores whether the cognitive processes in, and intellectual outputs of, typed exams can be considered equivalent to those of handwritten exams. If they are not equivalent, what are the implications for the future of exams in tertiary education ?’
Venue : Webinar.
2 Documentation - Answering the Questions why, what and how ... [Brisbane]
‘Sometimes we forget that many of the processes and procedures that we engage in every day are set by us. They are our routines, our templates, and our [sometimes limited] expectations. In the workshop we will look closer at the reasons for our programming, and how we can use our planning to support and expand the learning, and not simply record it. We will question how much is too much – how many educational records do you need, and do they lead to better outcomes for children ?’
Venue : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
2 Planning for Infants && Toddlers
‘What makes a great day of play and learning for infants and toddlers ? In this workshop we will investigate, routine and transitions as an opportunity for care moments and teaching and learning opportunities; the elements of a dynamic and effective learning program in an infant toddler room; and beautiful and engaging environments in which to locate our pedagogy’.
Venue : Ibis Styles Orange, Orange, NSW.
2-3 ACUR 2019 [Australasian Council of Undergraduate Research]
Established for ‘Undergraduate and Honours students within 12 months of graduation from any Australasian or other registered higher education or tertiary education institutions, and first year Masters by Research students. Higher degree research students, supervisors and other people interested in undergraduate research are also welcome to attend. Aside from invited guest speakers conference presentations are restricted to undergraduate students’.
Venue : University of Newcastle, New Space Education Precinct, Newcastle, NSW.
2-3 New ! The Australian PASS & Peer Learning Conference
Excellence and Innovation : The Future of Peer Learning. ‘The conference offers us the opportunity to bring staff and student leaders together to discuss the many factors that contribute towards successful peer learning programs. Delegates will be able to share strategies, develop new connections and partnerships and strengthen existing relationships’.
Venue : Novotel Northbeach, Wollongong, NSW.
2-4 New ! 35th National SPERA Conference
Improving Rural Education : Connectedness, Communities & Collaboration. Subthemes include Building digital connections for rural communities; Ensuring rural communities’ well-being; Sharing innovations in ‘rural’ collaboration; Connecting the global and the rural; Community learning and sharing; Resourcing an interconnected approach’.
Venue : Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove Campus, Brisbane, Queensland.
2-4 2019 AHISA Biennial Conference
‘The Theme for the Conference is Footprints [creating pathways to the future], which seeks to celebrate current best practice across all levels and contexts of music education in Australia. We also wish to consolidate and further develop the relationships between the many organisations, institutions and professional associations that support music learning across the country.’.
Venue : Crown Towers, Perth, Western Australia.
2-4 ACEL 2019 National Conference
‘The 2019 National Conference will once again bring together educational leaders to hear from globally recognised experts as part of a detailed three day professional learning agenda featuring concurrent breakout sessions, networking events, national awards ceremony and the return of The Australian Showcase’.
Venue : Hilton Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
2-4 Australian Conference on Science and Mathematics Education [ACSME] 2019
‘This conference encompasses biological sciences, chemistry, geosciences, health sciences, information technology, learning and cognitive sciences, mathematics and statistics, molecular and microbial sciences, physics and psychology as well as the various fields of the applied sciences. A Discipline Day is also attached to the Conference’.
Venue : University of Sydney and the University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
2-4 ANZELA - 2019 Conference
‘This conference is designed to update you on everything you need to know about education law.It will explore recent developments, e.g. religious instructions, disability in education, special education settings, gender issues in schools as well as recent practices and updates about the law in education settings. We aim to provide delegates with the opportunity to share the issues, struggles, successes and insights into how the law impacts on the delivery and outcomes for education’.
Venue : Rydges Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-4 ASFLA 2019 [Australian Systemic Functional Linguistics Association]
Conference Theme : Making connections : Looking out, looking in, looking forward’. Pre-conference institute : 30th September – 1st October. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
2-4 ASME National Conference 2019
‘The Theme for the ASME XXII National Conference is Footprints [creating pathways to the future], which seeks to celebrate current best practice across all levels and contexts of music education in Australia. The ASME Conference will provide opportunities to discuss with Indigenous groups as well as with Australia’s Music Education Organisations, Institutions and Associations current research findings that underpin the imperative to deliver high quality best practice strategies to further the provision of music education for all’.
Venue : University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.
2-4 Transitions19 [ILETC]
‘Transitions19 will be a working conference with participants actively involved in discussion and workshops. 2019 is the third and penultimate year of the ILETC project and findings are emerging that will guide improved spatial-educative practices in schools. Workshops will provide a deeper understanding of ILETC findings and test if ILETCs resources and tools have currency across all aspects of learning environment use’.
Venue : Melbourne Graduate School of Education, Carlton, Victoria.
2-4 Zero to Three Annual Conference – Dive In
‘The early childhood field is a vast and ever-expanding sea of possibilities. DIVE IN at Zero to Three’s Annual Conference 2019. Research-informed and competency-based sessions will leave you feeling refreshed and invigorated. Let Zero to Three currents guide you to new depths!’.
Venue : The Diplomat, Hollywood, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA.
2-6 Teaching and Learning Leadership in Higher Education [LIHE] 2019
‘Join fellow authors for an inspiring and productive symposium in Ann Arbor, Michigan, U.S.A. Here authors of accepted chapters will meet to review, edit, and finalise the book manuscript for publication’.
Venue : University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA.
3-4 New ! 2019 Schools of the Future Conference
‘Join teachers and administrators from Hawai’i’s public, private, charter and parochial schools as we focus on how to best transform our existing schools and create new learning environments for today and tomorrow’.
Venue : Hawai’i Convention Centre, Honolulu, Hawai’i.
3-4 Free Linguistics Conference [FLC] 2019
‘The Free Linguistics Conference was established in 2007 at the University of Sydney. The mission of the Free Linguistics Conference is to provide an accessible forum for people working in the area of language sciences to come together and share their diverse perspectives, practices and research’.
Venue : Universidade Federale Da Paraiba, Paraiba, Brazil.
3-4 Leadership Immersion Workshop [Sydney]
‘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 : Novotel Sydney International Airport, Sydney, NSW.
3-4 QAMT State Conference 2019
Catalysing Change. ‘We look forward to seeing you there as we explore the theme of Catalysing Change within both primary and secondary learning throughout the state’.
Venue : Emmaus College, Rockhampton, Queensland.
3-5 Leadership in Higher Education Conference
‘The conference was created to bring much-needed professional development resources to academic leaders. In a collaborative gathering of higher education professionals, we examine trends, strategies, and best practices through a combination of plenary presentations, concurrent sessions, poster sessions, and roundtable discussions’.
Venue : St Louis, Missouri, USA.
3-5 NSW Environmental Education Conference - AAEE
‘The event will have a special focus on the role of activism in education programs and initiatives. It will emphasise the importance of active citizenship in sustainability. This conference will focus on the role of education and educators in building learning pathways towards a deeper understanding of citizenship improving understanding of activism in achieving a sustainable world strengthening and making more explicit our collective focus on longer term change’.
Venue : Kirrawee High School in partnership with Sutherland Shire Environment Centre, Kirrawee, NSW.
4 Introduction to International School Teaching Overseas [Brisbane]
‘Working and living abroad is an exciting opportunity, but it is a big step to take and we aim to help teachers get a feel for what it is really like – the challenges as well as the opportunities’.
Venue : Central Dockside Apartments, Kangaroo Point, Queensland.
4-5 ACAL [Australian Council for Adult Literacy] Conference 2019
Critical re-imagining : adult literacy and numeracy practices for sustainable development. ‘This conference invites participants to consider the role of adult literacy and numeracy education in promoting this agenda including the most directly pertinent goal to our field: Goal 4 – Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all’. Pre-conference Thursday 3rd October 2019.
Venue : Aerial Function Centre, University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW.
4-5 International Conference on IT-based Mathematical Education [ICIME] 2019
‘IME 2019 will be the most comprehensive conference focused on the various aspects of advances in IT-based Mathematical Education. Our Conference provides a chance for academic and industry professionals to discuss recent progress in the area of IT-based Mathematical Education. The goal of this conference is to bring together the researchers from academia and industry as well as practitioners to share ideas, problems and solutions relating to the multifaceted aspects IT-based Mathematical Education’.
Venue : TBC, Singapore.
4-6 Updated ! 2019 AUSTAT Conference
‘Pamela Blanc is delighted to be the Key Note Speaker for the 2019 AUSTAT Conference in Melbourne’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Victorian College of the Arts, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria.
5 New ! Early Childhood Conference : Play Matters !
‘This event celebrates the achievements of the WA’s outstanding educators and showcases some of the state’s leading initiatives used to promote and sustain high quality play-based learning. An overview of some school play policies and the WA Play Strategy campaign are also presented. This event is recommended for all teachers, preservice/trainee teachers, education assistants and school leaders’.
Venue : Murdoch University, ECL 1 Lecture Theatre, Murdoch, Western Australia.
5 TEDxQUT
‘In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organised events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group’.
Venue : Education Precinct, Kelvin Grove, Queensland.
5-6 New ! Playworld Australia
‘Play World Australia is THE 2-day event for kids during the October School Holidays 2019. Take part in drumming workshops, learn the tricks to being a Kid Entrepreneur, play with the latest from Nintendo, become the next Picasso and explore your world, your way. Play World is a high energy, engaging, interactive and most importantly, fun experience unlike anything the kids of Australia have event seen before’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
6-7 International Conference on Psychology, Language and Teaching [ICPLT2019]
‘The conference will be an international forum for the presentation of technological advances and research results in the fields of Business Management and Information Technology. It will bring together leading researchers, engineers and scientists in the domain of Business Management and Information Technology interest from around the world’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-8 Teaching Learning Coaching Conference
‘The theme of this year’s Teaching, Learning, Coaching conference is Keep Learning. The concept of continuous education is deep in the roots of the Instructional Coaching Group. We strongly believe that life becomes impoverished once a person stops learning’.
Venue : Overland Park Convention Centre, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
7 Introduction to International School Teaching Overseas [Sydney]
‘Working and living abroad is an exciting opportunity, but it is a big step to take and we aim to help teachers get a feel for what it is really like – the challenges as well as the opportunities’.
Venue : Adina Apartment Hotel Haymarket, Haymarket, Sydney, NSW.
7 New ! Literacy and Learning in the Early Years
‘Kindergarten is a period of huge potential learning. Kindergarten learning is optimised when an “early childhood” approach is balanced with explicit instruction. This seminar explores’ a range of topics to assist with this.
Venue : PLD Literacy and Learning [Perth], Perth, Western Australia.
7 Using and interpreting data in schools [ACER]
‘Designed for teachers and school leaders who wish to build solid shared understandings about the kinds of data used in schools, the different ways in which data can be represented and what they can tell teachers about student learning’.
Venue : Online.
8 Documentation - Answering the Questions why, what and how ... [Melbourne]
‘Sometimes we forget that many of the processes and procedures that we engage in every day are set by us. They are our routines, our templates, and our [sometimes limited] expectations. In the workshop we will look closer at the reasons for our programming, and how we can use our planning to support and expand the learning, and not simply record it. We will question how much is too much – how many educational records do you need, and do they lead to better outcomes for children ?’
Venue : Karstens Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
8 New ! Literacy and Learning in Pre-Primary
‘The PRE-PRIMARY school year is a complicated year level to teach. Students can achieve within this crucial year, if educators are knowledgeable about how children acquire early literacy skills. This seminar explores’ a range of topics to assist with this.
Venue : PLD Literacy and Learning [Perth], Perth, Western Australia.
8 Rethinking Behaviour : Whose Problem is it Really ? [Parramatta]
‘In many educational programs managing behaviour seems to take centre stage with very little opportunity to dedicate time to working productively with behaviours, or in fact, teaching children pro-social behaviour. Maybe it’s time to rethink behaviour and ask “whose problem is it really” ? This full day workshop will build educators’ capacity to work with some of the more challenging behaviours, with a greater sense of understanding and clear direction, moving towards positive outcomes’.
Venue : Skye Hotel Suites, Parramatta, NSW.
8-9 International Conference on Agricultural and Biological Science [ICABS] 2019 [Brisbane]
‘A prestigious event organised with the motivation to provide an excellent international platform for academicians, researchers, engineers, industrial participants and budding students around the world to share their research findings with global experts’.
Venue : Park Regis North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
8-9 International Conference on Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries 2019
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries’.
Venue : New York, USA.
9 The Age Schools Summit
‘As stakeholders of Australian education navigate the contentious issues faced by the sector today, the need for a conversation between policy-makers, educators and key organisations within the sector persists. The Age Schools Summit will facilitate a much-needed insightful debate and discussion around the future of education in Victoria and wider Australia’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Victoria.
9 rel="nofollow"Transition to School : More than Letters and Numbers [Parramatta]
‘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 : Skye Hotel Suites, Parramatta, NSW.
9-10 New ! Global Leadership Summit 2019 [Geelong]
‘The GLS is fresh, actionable and inspiring leadership content from a world-class faculty at a convenient location near you. Every year the GLS inspires and equips leaders with an incredible range of speakers who are leadership practitioners. Themes have included : Assembling an outstanding team, developing personal grit, creative problem solving, developing talent and exercising fearlessness in your leadership. GLS events are held via videocast, and this allows us to present the speaker sessions at a fraction of what it would cost you to see them in-person’.
Venue : Geelong, Victoria.
9-10 International Conference on Mathematics, Science, and Education [ICMSE] 2019
‘The aims of the conference are to provide a platform to the researchers, experts and practitioners from academia, governments, NGOs, research institutes, and industries and share cutting-edge progress in the field of mathematics and natural science. It also provides an opportunity to enhance understanding of relationships between knowledge and research related to mathematics and science’.
Venue : Harris Hotel Semarang, Semarang, Indonesia.
9-10 Literary Studies Conference
‘The theme Rethinking Environmental Issues in Literature, Language, Culture, and Education along with its 20 sub-themes reflects the interconnected and interdisciplinary nature of the conference. The aim is to provide a platform for sharing concerns, encountered practical challenges, solutions and innovations with which participants from various fields and disciplines gather forces to cherish Mother Nature for a better sustainable future’.
Venue : Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
9-11 Senior Policy Officers Intensive 2019 [Sydney]
‘Build policy leadership and professional skills to analyse and respond to complex public policy challenges and opportunities’.
Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
9-11 Worlddidac Asia 2019 - The New Transformation
‘Asia Didac Forum is known internationally for its unique format which allows education key stakeholders from the ASEAN region to come together, share ideas and form partnerships. The Forum is best recognised for a stellar lineup full of change-making superstars and regional thought leaders who will share insights, vision and best practices on issues that inspire innovative approaches to teaching and learning’.
Venue : Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre, Bangkok, Thailand.
9-11 uLearn19 [CORE Education]
‘There are world-class speakers and 250+ workshops. Join over 1 500 people at uLearn19 Pohewatia te āpōpō, to collaborate, share, inspire and create. Customised professional learning development’.
Venue : Rotorua, New Zealand.
9-12 10th International Conference on Education and Educational Psychology [ICEEPSY] 2019
‘ICEEPSY 2019 will again feature informative workshops and presentations by skilled educational and educational psychology researchers and international scholars. The conference is inviting especially those who are interested in researching Educational Ecosystems for Equity and Quality of Learning, Evaluation, Arts Education and Special Education, especially Positive Pedagogy’.
Venue : Hotel Catalonia Barcelona Plaza, Barcelona, Spain.
9-12 New ! International Society for the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning - ISSOTL19
‘The theme, SoTL Without Borders: Engaged Practices for Social Change, aims to examine global teaching practices in a meaningful way in the heart of the city of Atlanta’.
Venue : Kenneshaw University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
9-13 ASCE 2019 Convention
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Miami, Florida, USA.
10 Michael Fullan : Queensland Workshop
‘Whether you are at the school, region or state level you will have the opportunity to learn about the latest leadership ideas from research, practice and colleagues, and from Fullan himself who continues to work with education systems around the globe. Use this day to build your leadership team and to test and expand your own leadership effectiveness’.
Venue : Mercure Brisbane, North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
10-11 Chemistry Meet 2019
‘Chemistry Meet 2019 is a unique opportunity to discuss best practices within laboratory research and those in other related fields of chemistry. There will be many seminars, workshops and technical sessions taking place which will catch the attention of professionals who attend the conference and will enormously enrich our knowledge in understanding the current innovations and trends in chemistry’.
Venue : Dubrovnik, Croatia.
10-11 Breakthrough Strategies to Teach & Counsel Troubled Students [Portland]
‘Receive hundreds of practical, problem-stopping, ready-to-use K-12 behaviour and classroom management interventions on the spot. This inservice workshop effectively and thoroughly delivers the best answers for your students’ worst social, emotional, behavioural, and classroom management problems’.
Venue : Courtyard Marriott, Tigard, Portland, Oregon, USA and also Online.
10-13 International Literacy Association 2019 Conference
Conference consists of an Institute Day, the Core Conference [2 days] and a Children’s Literature Day. The theme of the conference is Creating a Culture of Literacy. Note the proviso about the Institute Day and Children’s Literature Day.
Venue : New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
10-13 Oral History Australia Biennial Conference 2019
‘In keeping with 2019 as the Year of Indigenous Languages, a Keynote plenary panel will focus on Oral History, Oral Tradition and Indigenous History [with invited speakers from Australia, New Zealand and Canada]’.
Venue : State Library of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland.
11 2019 Early Career Teachers Conference
South Australian Science Teachers Association. ‘The aim of the conference is for participants to engage in first-hand experiences that exemplify best practice in supporting students to develop science understanding and skills that build capability in STEM. Ideally our early career teachers will walk away with a deeper understanding of the science content and the skills and resources to engage their students in learning. The conference will include specialised workshops for both primary and secondary teachers’.
Venue : Immanuel College, Novar Gardens, South Australia.
11 Michael Fullan : Melbourne Workshop
‘Whether you are at the school, region or state level you will have the opportunity to learn about the latest leadership ideas from research, practice and colleagues, and from Fullan himself who continues to work with education systems around the globe. Use this day to build your leadership team and to test and expand your own leadership effectiveness’.
Venue : Pullman Albert Park, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
11-12 EdTechTeam Adelaide Summit
‘Be inspired by keynote speakers throughout the two day Summit who will set the stage for your summit experience. We inspire and empower educators to change schools using the best learning principles and technology available’.
Venue : Immanuel College, Novar Gardens, South Australia.
11-12 New ! Global Leadership Summit 2019 [Toowoomba]
‘The GLS is fresh, actionable and inspiring leadership content from a world-class faculty at a convenient location near you. Every year the GLS inspires and equips leaders with an incredible range of speakers who are leadership practitioners. Themes have included : Assembling an outstanding team, developing personal grit, creative problem solving, developing talent and exercising fearlessness in your leadership. GLS events are held via videocast, and this allows us to present the speaker sessions at a fraction of what it would cost you to see them in-person’.
Venue : Toowoomba, Queensland.
12 Writing is Taught, Writing is not Caught
‘Do your students have difficulty composing a meaningful coherent paragraph, a convincing opinion essay, or a well-organised informative article ? If so, join us at this workshop and come away with effective teaching procedures’.
Venue : QASSP Leadership Centre, Fortitude valley, Queensland.
12-13 New ! International Conference on Business, Economics, Social Science & Humanities [BESSH] 2019
‘The conference will cover vital issues in Business, Economics, Social Sciences and Humanities under multiple sub-themes. The aim of our conference is to support, encourage and provide a platform for networking, sharing, publishing and nurturing the potential growth of individual scholars across the globe’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Potts Points, Sydney, NSW.
12-13 International Research Conference on Theory and Practice in Social Sciences Fora
The conference ‘aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Economics, Trade and Development, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Potts Points, Sydney, NSW.
12-20 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Heron Island]
‘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 o engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Please note : This program is 8 days and is for years 11 and 12 students only.
Venue : University of Queensland, Heron Island, Queensland.
13-16 2019 Clute International Academic Conference [Las Vegas]
‘Our conferences aim to bring together faculty and administration from all levels of education across the world. We encourage a cross-disciplinary exchange of thoughts, ideas and innovation through a variety of teaching methods and perspectives. The conferences provide a platform to enhance your knowledge and professional skills through interaction with colleagues and peers from different nationalities and backgrounds’.
Venue : LINQ Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
13-16 New ! HighEdWeb 2019 Annual Conference
‘HighEdWeb 2019 is the annual conference for higher education professionals exploring the unique digital issues facing colleges and universities. From programming to marketing, content to design, social to development, and so much more, with more than 100 sessions and seven tracks’.
Venue : Wisconsin Centre, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
14 Gathering evidence and establishing where your students are in their learning [ACER]
‘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’.
Venue : Online.
14 Getting Them All Engaged
‘Do you have students who do not participate during your lessons ? In this workshop, Dr Anita Archer will resent research-validated procedures to actively involve all students in instruction’.
Venue : Ipswich Civic Centre, Ipswich, Queensland.
14 Teaching Reading Comprehension Strategies
‘Are you concerned about students in your class who can decode but have little or no understanding of what they have read ? In this workshop, Sheena Cameron will present this research-validated practice and translate it into teaching strategies for the classroom’.
Venue : Emerald Town Hall, Emerald, Queensland.
14-16 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Sydney]
‘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 Technology, Sydney, NSW.
14-17 EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2019
‘The EDUCAUSE Annual Conference showcases the best thinking in higher education IT ! With the best presenters, the best content, and the best networking, the premier higher ed IT event brings together professionals and technology providers from around the world to share ideas, grow professionally, and discover solutions to today’s challenges’.
Venue : McCormick Place West, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
14-18 Australian Geoscience Council Convention [AGCC 2019]
Big Issues and Ideas in Geoscience was designed to highlight the fundamental role that Geoscience has as a major field of science throughout the Asia-Pacific region – one that has a part to play in the life of everyone’. Download the program from the site.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
15 New ! LawSense School Disability Law QLD
Includes sessions on ‘Disability and Enrolment : Navigating a School’s Rights and Obligations, Reasonable Adjustments and Unjustifiable Hardship; Challenging Student Behaviours : Dealing Effectively with Students, Their Parents, Other Families and Staff and Clarifying Your Obligations to Manage Safety Obligations and Make Reasonable Adjustments for Students with Disabilities and External Service Providers at Sport or on Excursions’. Linked with the School Law Conference listed below.
Venue : Royal on the Park Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland.
15 New ! LawSense School ICT Law QLD
Includes sessions on ‘Data Breaches and Reporting : Understanding a School’s Current Obligations and Exploring Best Practice Data Storage and Record Keeping to Minimise Legal Exposure; Privacy and Confidentiality : Examining Your School’s Obligations and Managing Access; Social Media Misuse : Understanding the Limits of the School’s Duty of Care and Supervision Requirements, Managing Devices and Dealing with Online Platforms to Remove Material;and ICT Contracts and Dealing with External Contractors’. Linked with the School Law Conference listed below.
Venue : Royal on the Park Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland.
15 New ! LawSense School Law QLD 2019
Includes the following sessions as well as others : ‘Responding to and Investigating Allegations of Misconduct Against Staff; Dealing with Long Term Ill or Injured Staff; School Restructuring; Managing Difficult Parents and Warring Families; School ICT Law; Managing Difficult Parents and Waring Families; Social Media Misuse; ICT Contracts and Dealing with External Contractors; Student Protection Reporting Update; Addressing Offences by Students’ and more.
Venue : Royal on the Park Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland.
15 Teaching Strategies for Challenging Behaviours
VDC. ‘Challenging classroom behaviours can stop students from engaging with their learning, and take teacher focus from teaching to behaviour management. This webinar shares your experiences of challenging classroom behaviours, unpacks what gives rise to them, and repacks them with management strategies that support change’.
Venue : Webinar.
15-16 Future Work Live 2019
‘Future Work Live is a new high-level summit for senior HR and People and Culture executives to come together and design the future of employee experience. Intensive two days of workshops, training masterclasses and fireside chats to give you the tools, training and connections you need to lead your organisation through changing times’.
Venue : Convene at One Liberty Plaza, New York, USA.
15-16 New ! FuturistiX Live ! 2019
‘6 integrated summits. At any given moment, you choose which ‘Summit Talks’ to go to. Learn the skills of the future’.
Venue : Crown Promenade, Melbourne, Victoria.
15-16 I’m a new director so where do I start ? [Canberra]
‘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 : Mantra on Northbourne, Canberra, ACT.
15-17 AACB 57th Annual Scientific Conference
‘The 2019 Conference theme is Clinical Biochemistry: Optimising Value In Healthcare. The program will not only investigate the “Value Proposition” in terms of cost effectiveness, but will also explore recent biomarker discovery and implementation in clinical laboratories and beyond that leads to improved patient outcomes’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
15-17 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Darwin]
‘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 : Charles Darwin University, Casuarina, Darwin, Northern Territory.
15-17 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Gladstone]
‘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 : Central Queensland University, Gladstone Marina, Gladstone, Queensland.
15-18 AIEC 2019
‘AIEC will offer a bespoke program built to meet the needs of the international education industry. Program sessions will cater to all sectors, will cover a broad range of topics and are suitable to industry veterans as well as newcomers to the industry. Attendees at the sessions will gain important and relevant knowledge, and discovered best practices, industry insights, innovative approaches and trends’.
Venue : Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
16 Rethinking Behaviour : Whose Problem is it Really ? [Melbourne]
‘In many educational programs managing behaviour seems to take centre stage with very little opportunity to dedicate time to working productively with behaviours, or in fact, teaching children pro-social behaviour. Maybe it’s time to rethink behaviour and ask “whose problem is it really” ? This full day workshop will build educators’ capacity to work with some of the more challenging behaviours, with a greater sense of understanding and clear direction, moving towards positive outcomes’.
Venue : Karstens Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
16 Talking to Parents about the Hard Stuff [Brisbane]
‘As educators we talk to parents about their lives, and their children. Sometimes it falls on educators to give parents feedback that is hard for them to hear. Because we are often anxious about upsetting parents or causing a rift in our relationship, many of us find these situations uncomfortable and difficult. This means that important issues such as child development, child safety and parent-child relationships may not be addressed in a timely and transparent way. This professional learning session draws together a range of approaches to conversations about the Hard Stuff’.
Venue : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
16 New ! Training Our Future [Brisbane]
‘A Conference for trainers and assessors working in Early Childhood Vocational Education Training. The conference will be designed as a dual learning experience. In the first instance the speakers will invite the participants to explore the big ideas that are shaping the early childhood sector and that impact on experience of trainers, educators, families and children. Theories will be woven together with high quality practices to offer tangible insights into the expectations of today’s early childhood services’.
Venue : Saxons, Brisbane, Queensland.
16 New ! What is Autism Spectrum Disorder ? [North Sydney]
‘Develop a greater understanding of young children on the autism spectrum and learn to plan inclusive programs that support their learning and development. This workshop is designed to support educators working with children on the autism spectrum by providing a comprehensive overview of planning for quality, inclusive Early Childhood Education and Care [ECEC] programs. Explore how foundations of neurodiversity can guide your practice as an educator’.
Venue : North Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
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2019 Igniting Leadership Program
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.
16-18 1st Thematic ECHA Conference on Creativity
‘The conference topic is “Creativity Research & Innovation in Gifted Education : Social, Individual, and Educational Perspective”’.
Venue : Dubrovnik, Croatia.
16-18 New ! Convergence Conference 2019
‘Explore all aspects of Educational Technology for K-12 and Post-Secondary. Be inspired by education technology implementations in great sessions for teachers, education technology professionals and leaders committed to the future of student-centred learning. Share discoveries and collaborate on solutions for your greatest challenges, all while connecting with a wide range of education technology resources’.
Venue : Cambridge Red Deer Hotel and Conference Centre, Red Deer, Alberta, Canada.
16-18 ICEF Asia 2019
‘The 18th annual ICEF Asia in Beijing is the largest and most established agent networking event of its kind in the region, offering international educators and service providers a time- and cost-effective way to develop and extend their network across these fast growing markets’.
Venue : Grand Millennium Beijing, Beijing, China.
16-18 New ! International Conference of the Asian Association for Language Assessment [AALA] 2019
Theme ? Language Assessment - Principles, Policies, and Practices’. Further information regarding Keynote and Plenary Speeches from the site.
Venue : Hanoi, Vietnam.
16-18 ProjectNEST 2019
‘ProjectREAL [Rigorous, Engaging, Authentic, Learning] demonstrates the way the principles of future focused learning translate into the classroom. To ensure the content is relevant, the 3 days will be personalised and individualised to suit the needs of newcomers and experts alike. 2019’s focus is truly on the learning process. Schools are encouraged to bring small teams [at least 3] to the process so they leave, ready to implement’.
Venue : Cypress Lakes Resort, Pokolbin, NSW.
16-19 Frontiers in Education [FIE] Conference 2019
‘The Conference is a major international conference focusing on educational innovations and research in engineering and computing education. We welcome submissions related to educational issues and innovations in computing and engineering at the graduate, undergraduate and pre-college levels. The theme for 2019 is Bridging Education to the Future’.
Venue :Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCentre, Covington, Kentucky, USA.
17 New ! ANUHDR : Getting the most out of academic conferences
‘Attending academic conferences can be daunting at first. This workshop offers strategies for preparing relevant abstracts, communicating research effectively, and connecting with your disciplinary peers’.
Venue : The Australian National University, Acton, ACT.
17 Collective Efficacy
‘Collective Efficacy, a one-day professional learning workshop [previously facilitated by PAI] explores how the combined effort of a team of teachers or an entire school can support student engagement and academic success’.
Venue : Sydney, NSW.
17 New ! Training Our Future [Sydney]
‘A Conference for trainers and assessors working in Early Childhood Vocational Education Training. The conference will be designed as a dual learning experience. In the first instance the speakers will invite the participants to explore the big ideas that are shaping the early childhood sector and that impact on experience of trainers, educators, families and children. Theories will be woven together with high quality practices to offer tangible insights into the expectations of today’s early childhood services’.
Venue : Saxons, Sydney, NSW.
17 New ! Understanding Children’s Behaviour [Blacktown]
‘Let us support you on your journey to understanding and guiding children’s behaviour. Together we will dive deeply into the diverse reason why children behave the way they do. You will be empowered to Understand influences on children’s behaviour; Empower children with self-regulation skills; Gain practical strategies; Seek appropriate support; Focus on your own actions and wellbeing and Approach children’s behaviour from a positive mindset’.
Venue : Blacktown, Sydney, NSW.
17-18 New ! 2019 Admissions Conference [ATEM]
‘As admissions become more complex and applicants become more diverse, how do those involved in the admissions process continue to ensure the best possible all-round experience for students ? Applicants want flexibility and institutions are adapting by offering multiple sessions admissions. How do we meet this demand and continue to offer the best possible experience for students ? This year’s conference will also be looking at the broader issues of deferment and its implications for admissions, the ongoing recognition and detection of fraud, and the Australian Government’s review of the Australian Qualifications Framework’.
Venue : Macquarie University, Sydney NSW.
17-18 New ! Global Leadership Summit 2019 [Adelaide - Hope Valley]
‘The GLS is fresh, actionable and inspiring leadership content from a world-class faculty at a convenient location near you. Every year the GLS inspires and equips leaders with an incredible range of speakers who are leadership practitioners. Themes have included : Assembling an outstanding team, developing personal grit, creative problem solving, developing talent and exercising fearlessness in your leadership. GLS events are held via videocast, and this allows us to present the speaker sessions at a fraction of what it would cost you to see them in-person’.
Venue : Hope Valley, Adelaide, South Australia.
17-18 Higher Education Women’s Leadership Workshop 2019 [Melbourne]
‘Recognise your key unique strengths as a leader. Understand how to exercise leadership and the impact it has upon others. Gain an insight into alternative leadership styles that will enable you to maintain authenticity. Identify different techniques that will aid strategic communication and relationships’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
18 Academic Vocabulary Workshop [Brisbane]
‘This one-day workshop guides schools through every step of designing and implementing a customised program of direct vocabulary instruction’.
Venue : Victoria Park Golf Clubhouse, Brisbane, Queensland.
18 New ! IEU Environment Conference 2019 [Stage 4, Stage 5 and Stage 6 - Learning Outside the Classroom]
‘This conference will help unpack the many ways teaching and learning can be enhanced by taking students outside. We will explore safe ways of engaging students in a variety of outdoor contexts that will support learning throughout the curriculum. Learning Outside the Classroom will provide participants with practical ideas and pedagogical approaches to taking learning outside’.
Venue : Field of Mars Reserve, East Ryde, NSW.
18 The AIS Education Research Symposium 2019
‘This Symposium showcases research conducted in independent school contexts, focusing on improving student, teacher and school outcomes. Engage meaningfully with educators involved in conducting rigorous school-based research and learn from their experiences and results. Be a part of this important educational conversation’.
Venue : Rydges World Square, Sydney, NSW.
18-19 AUSIT National Conference 2019
‘This year’s conference theme is the world of interpreters and translators and interpreters and translators in the world’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Best Western Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania.
18-19 New ! Global Leadership Summit 2019 [Warrnambool]
‘The GLS is fresh, actionable and inspiring leadership content from a world-class faculty at a convenient location near you. Every year the GLS inspires and equips leaders with an incredible range of speakers who are leadership practitioners. Themes have included : Assembling an outstanding team, developing personal grit, creative problem solving, developing talent and exercising fearlessness in your leadership. GLS events are held via videocast, and this allows us to present the speaker sessions at a fraction of what it would cost you to see them in-person’.
Venue : Warrnambool, Victoria.
18-19 New ! PDHPE Teachers’ Association Annual State Conference [NSW]
Culture, Connections, Community & Change. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : The Range Function Centre, East Wagga Wagga, NSW.
18-19 The Reach Every Student Conference [RESCON] 2019
‘The conference program has been mapped to the AALAS [Academy of Active Learning Arts and Sciences] Global standards. Sessions over across K-12 and Tertiary and are tagged for those New to Flipped Learning, wanting to learn more and those who are Early Adopters wanting to dive deeper’. Masterclass on Thursday 17 October with Jon Bergmann.
Venue : Griffith University, Queensland College of Arts, Southbank, Brisbane, Queensland.
18-20 Craft Alive [Morwell]
‘Featuring both local and interstate craft experts, the show is packed full of the latest craft supplies, kits and equipment. CraftAlive  is a hands-on event. A chance to learn from world class specialists with interactive classes’.
Venue : Kernot Hall Morwell, Morwell, Victoria.
19 New Activist Conference 2019
NSW Teachers Federation. ‘One delegate from each school Association will be funded by the Federation. In addition, the Federation will fund 20 Aboriginal members, 20 TAFE members and 5 Corrective Services members’.
Venue : Federation Conference Centre, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
19-23 New ! ASIS’T 82nd Annual Meeting
‘Information has been the root cause of significant changes in economic, social, scientific, political and personal behaviours; but the benefits of such changes are only realised when information is delivered to the right group, at the right place, at the right time, and in the right way. Thus the theme of this year’s conference is Information ... Anyone, Anywhere, Any Time, Any Way’.
Venue : Melbourne Conference Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
20 Science Alive ! [Port Augusta]
‘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 : Central Oval Community Hub, Port Augusta, South Australia.
20-22 2019 National Conference - Revolution
Australian Institute of Project Management. ‘A [r]evolution is coming – and we are driving it. Projects change the world and project management professionals are the change agents. Our profession is in transition and there’s never been a better time to be a project leader. Be part of the [r]evolution at the AIPM 2019 National Conference’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
20-23 2019 DOHaD International
‘The Congress theme is Investing in a Healthy Future for All: Research, Education, Policy. It will bring together basic and clinical researchers and healthcare professionals from around the world to address the many challenges that currently impact the health of mothers and fathers, babies in the womb, infants, children and adolescents, as well as explore solutions, interventions and policies to optimise health across the lifespan’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Victoria.
20-23 LIANZA Conference 2019
‘Our conference theme focuses on the wellbeing and success of our people and invites us to examine our current practices, approaches and services to our families and communities. The vision for the LIANZA 2019 Conference is for all participants to share, gift, reciprocate and collaborate using the elements of va feiloai [respectful relationships], mafana [warmth], ofa [love], malie [humour] through talanoa [shared dialogue]’.
Venue : Vodafone Events Centre, Auckland, New Zealand.
21 The AIS Society and Culture Conference 2019
‘This twilight conference will explore the nature of the Society and Culture course focusing on rich resources, programming ideas and authentic assessment. Experienced teachers of Society and Culture will facilitate the sessions, investigating a variety of content areas across the Year 11 and HSC courses including the Personal Interest Project’.
Venue : AISNSW, Sydney,NSW.
21-22 New ! 26th World Congress on Nursing 2019
‘This year Nursing World Congress 2019 meeting makes a stage for specialist’s cooperation at the same time it is a global platform to discuss and learn about exchange research evidence, innovative ideas and models of best practice. World Nursing 2019 covers a wide range of nursing topics such as Nursing Education, Nursing Practice, Healthcare Management, Nursing Types, Pediatric Nursing, Midwifery and maternal aid,’ and more.
Venue : Mantra Bell City, Preston, Melbourne, Victoria.
21-22 Applied Positive Psychology [Melbourne]
‘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 : Stamford Plaza Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
21-22 Positive Leadership [Melbourne]
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 : Stamford Plaza Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
21-23 New ! 2019 AACSB Asia Pacific Annual Conference
‘Join distinguished speakers and management education leaders from across the Asia Pacific region to consider how current challenges can be converted into innovations and how business schools are leading this change’.
Venue : Millennium Seoul Hilton, Seoul, South Korea.
21-25 48th Annual Conference and the 23rd International Forum on Research on School Librarianship - IASL 2019
‘The conference is dedicated to the advancement of theory and practice in school librarianship. The theme of the 2019 Conference is Convergence – Empowering – Transformation : School Libraries’.
Venue : Valamar Lacroma Dubrovnik Hotel 4, Dubrovnik, Croatia.
21-25 Designing the Archive
‘Designing the Archive 2019 will explore human-centric design processes, empathy, creativity, innovation, experimentation, prototyping, and co-design in the development of recordkeeping systems, information governance frameworks, archival programs and services, archive buildings and spaces, and digital archives. The conference will be of interest to archivists, recordkeepers, manuscript librarians, data and information managers’.
Venue : Adelaide Oval, North Adelaide, South Australia.
21-25 eResearch Australasia Conference [eResearch 2019]
‘eResearch 2019 will offer delegates the opportunity to engage, connect, and share their ideas and exemplars concerning new information centric research capabilities, and how information and communication technologies help researchers to collaborate, collect, manage, share, process, analyse, store, find, understand and re-use information’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
22 An effective process for the teaching and assessment of the Intercultural Capability
‘Gain practical ideas for the teaching and assessing of Intercultural Capability and a more general understanding of effective curriculum planning for this Capability. Engage with the presenters to ask questions’. ACSA.
Venue : Webinar.
22 New ! What is Autism Spectrum Disorder ? [Blacktown]
‘Develop a greater understanding of young children on the autism spectrum and learn to plan inclusive programs that support their learning and development. This workshop is designed to support educators working with children on the autism spectrum by providing a comprehensive overview of planning for quality, inclusive Early Childhood Education and Care [ECEC] programs. Explore how foundations of neurodiversity can guide your practice as an educator’.
Venue : Blacktown, Sydney, NSW.
22-23 Updated ! 19th Biennial Copyright Law & Practice Symposium 2019
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, NSW.
22-24 The Ireland International Conference on Education [IICE] 2019
‘The aim of IICE is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of pedagogy’.
Venue : Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, Ireland.
23 New ! Are There Finally Real Use Cases for AI ?
‘In the last few years, a number of companies have come on the scene to tout new or better AI technology and propose new ways of using AI in scholarly communications. This webinar will cover real world use cases of publishers and AI technology, exploring what's working and what, if anything, one should be aware of when considering an implementation’.
Venue : Webinar.
23 New ! IEU Western Sydney Women’s Forum
‘The focus of this year’s IEU Western Sydney Women’s Forum will be on building Aboriginal cultural awareness in schools via specific strategies for staff and that such awareness is embedded into the daily life of schools. As well as responsiveness to the local Aboriginal community cultural context and the needs of students and families, it is important to provide opportunities for all students to develop an understanding and respect for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories, cultures and languages’.
Venue : Holy Family Primary School, Emerton, NSW.
23-24 New ! Women in Leadership - Adelaide
‘Be part of the change at the 4th Annual Women in Leadership Summit Adelaide. Learn and be inspired by leading corporate and government leaders and engage directly with leadership and performance coaches in focused interactive sessions as you take your career to the next level and realise your leadership potential’. A Post-Conference Workshop will be held on 25 October 2019.
Venue : TBC, Adelaide, South Australia.
23-25 International Confederation of Principals
Connecting Leaders, Creating The Future’. Convention Papers and registration via this page.
Venue : Shanghai, China.
23-25 2019 S3 Singapore [SimGHOSTS]
‘The theme for the S3 Conference this year is, Beyond The Now : Transforming Healthcare Simulation. The conference will be useful for Healthcare and simulation technology specialists, Healthcare educators and trainers, Nursing and allied health professionals, Academics and researchers, as well as local and overseas healthcare leaders’.
Venue : The SingHealth Duke-NUS Institute of Medical Simulation Academia, Singapore.
23-25 2019 World First Nations Early Childhood Conference
The conference ‘is envisaged to be the largest gathering of First Nations Elders, early childhood educators, teachers, researchers, paediatricians, child practitioners, psychologists and community-controlled early childhood education and care providers amongst others’.
Venue : Pullman International Hotel, Cairns, Queensland.
23-25 Strategic Leadership Programme for Deans
‘The focus of the programme is to discuss central themes that any dean and director faces in one or another form, and with priorities that may vary between business schools and over time’.
Venue : Brussels, Belgium.
23-25 New ! VET Training and Assessment Summit
‘The VET Training and Assessment Summit is the only conference in Australia that focuses on the foundational elements that every trainer and VET professional should comprehend: Instructional Design - Training Delivery - Competency-Assessment - Learning technologies’.
Venue : Rydges World Square, Sydney, NSW.
24 ECA Ethics in Action : ... [Merimbula]
‘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 : Club Sapphire Merimbula, Merimbula, NSW.
24-25 Applied Positive Psychology [Melbourne]
‘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 : Stamford Plaza Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 Differentiation Workshop [Brisbane]
‘Dr Carol Ann Tomlinson will share the basic principles of differentiation based on educational neuroscience research. Participants will learn how to effectively attend to individual and small-group needs while moving the whole class ahead in knowledge, understanding and skill’.
Venue : Rydges World Square Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
24-25 New ! International Academic Conference on Development in Science and Technology [IACDST] 2019
Designed to ‘bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Development in Science and Technology. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
24-25 New ! International Conference on Humanities, Society and Culture [ICHSC] 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 Humanities, Society and Culture. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns’.
Venue : Taksim Pera Orient Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey.
24-25 New ! International Conference on Knowledge and Education Technology [ICKET] 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 Knowledge and Education Technology. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns’.
Venue : Taksim Pera Orient Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey.
24-25 New ! International Conference on Science, Social Science and Economics [IC3SE] 2019
Designed to ‘bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Development in Science, Social Science and Economics. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
24-25 New ! International Academic Conference on Language, Literature and Culture [ICLLC] 2019
Designed to ‘bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Development in Language, Literature and Culture. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
24-25 New ! Middle Years Learning Certificate Workshop [Melbourne]
‘Enable your staff to develop programs and structure learning experiences that cater to the specific needs of young adolescents in this hands-on workshop’.
Venue : Kingswood College, Box Hill, Victoria.
24-26 New ! AACBTNational Conference 2019
‘This year’s conference brings together a community of cognitive and behavioural therapy professionals to share knowledge, ideas and awareness of innovations and important issues in this field. AACBT is committed to delivering an exciting scientific and workshop program to inspire the CBT community to continue advancing the field’.
Venue : The Playford, Adelaide, South Australia.
24-26 Asia-Pacific Conference on Mechanical and Industrial Engineering [APMIE] 2019
‘The conference will serve as an international forum for the presentation and exchange of technological advances and research results in the broad fields of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. The conference will bring together leading researchers, engineers and scientists in the domain of interest from around the world’.
Venue : Shanghai, China.
25 Spelling for Life [Melbourne]
‘Knowing how to spell requires four basic strands of knowledge : visual, morphological, phonological and etymological. Deciding which strand to apply and when is a formidable task for teachers. Uncovering the simplicity and science of spelling breaks the subject of spelling down into key topics’.
Venue : ACER, Camberwell, Melbourne, Victoria.
25 The AIS Languages Conference 2019
Languages - A Vital Resource for Australia. Experts providing a theoretical background on task-based language learning will be supported by teacher-presenters showcasing examples of effective tasks. Internationally renowned keynote speakers will provide a snapshot of the current status of Languages in schools at the state, national and international level and will forecast possible implications of government policy on the future of Languages’.
Venue : Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
25 New ! The Critical Reflection Conference [Coffs Harbour]
‘This conference is designed to build educator’s capacity to understand what it means to critically reflect on practice. During the day, we will learn about what makes reflection critical; apply the principles of critical reflection to practice scenarios; think about how our own perspectives influence our curriculum decisions, and learn how to recognise them;’ and much more.
Venue : Opal Cove Resort, Coffs Harbour, NSW.
25-26 New ! Global Leadership Summit 2019 [Perth]
‘The GLS is fresh, actionable and inspiring leadership content from a world-class faculty at a convenient location near you. Every year the GLS inspires and equips leaders with an incredible range of speakers who are leadership practitioners. Themes have included : Assembling an outstanding team, developing personal grit, creative problem solving, developing talent and exercising fearlessness in your leadership. GLS events are held via videocast, and this allows us to present the speaker sessions at a fraction of what it would cost you to see them in-person’.
Venue : Perth, Western Australia.
25-26 Teaching with Agility 2019
‘Teaching With Agility is designed to help you meet every student where they are in their own development, to teach the way each individual student learns, and to infuse their learning with future skills. Together with a roster of highly respected academics and individuals, plus case studies from agile, innovative schools, you will begin to unpack the Australian Curriculum: English, learn how to plan with agility, explore differentiation and diversity in the classroom, explore agility in practice [think integration and literacy across the curriculum], and focus on teaching practice that really works’.
Venue : Queensland Cricketers’ Club, Brisbane, Brisbane.
26 New ! Kindergarten Union Annual Conference 2019
The Power of the Question. ‘The conference streams aim to provoke delegates to consider the power of the question as an imperative to creating an explorative attitude among children and educators. Delegates will be invited to consider the art of questioning to support inquiry-based teaching and learning and the birth of new ideas’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
26-28 International Conference on Foreign Language Education and Linguistics [FLEL2019] 2019
‘This Conference will cover issues on Foreign Language Education and Linguistics and other related topics. It dedicates to creating a stage for exchanging the latest research results and sharing the advanced research methods in related fields’.
Venue : Guilin Grand Link Hotel, Guilin, China.
27-30 New ! 24th Australian and NZ Prevocational Medical Education Forum 2019
Creative Disruption – Technology, People, Place. ‘What future careers in medicine will be changed by technology and robotics and how will this affect junior doctors and their training ? What technological innovations are already enhancing the work of junior doctors ? How is the context of internship changing and what innovations are already happening in rural, private and community environments ?’
Venue : QT Hotel, Canberra, ACT.
28 New ! The First Annual Children and The Media Conference 2019
‘The Australian Council on Children and the Media [ACCM] and The Australian Council for Educational Leaders [ACEL] with the first Annual Children the Media National Conference combine to co-present a new 1 day national conference that brings these conversations, issues and research to the forefront of discussion across leaders, professionals, producers and policy makers’.
Venue : Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney, NSW.
28-29 New ! EdTechPosium 2019 - Place, Purpose, Possibilities
‘EdTechPosium is an educational technology conference that is held annually in Canberra and drawing EdTech enthusiasts from the ACT and surrounding regions to share, network, collaborate, and learn new ideas about enhancing education through technology. EdTechPosium welcomes participants from all sectors, including schools, government, private training providers, libraries, museums, galleries, vocational education, and higher education’.
Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
28-29 New ! RAILS 2019
‘Towards critical Information Research, Education and Practice’. Monitor for further information.
Venue : Canberra Campus, Charles Sturt University, Barton, ACT.
28-30 New ! APRU - Vice Presidents for Research Meeting 2019
The theme is ‘Strategic Research Partnerships for Better and Sustainable Societies’. Program, registration, accommodation and other details available from the site.
Venue : Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
28-31 iNACOL Symposium 2019
‘iNACOL’s annual conference is the industry’s leading event shaping the future of K-12 education. Experts, practitioners, educators, policymakers and researchers gather and work to transform education. This year’s theme is Shining a Light on the Future of Learning’.
Venue : Palm Springs Convention Centre, Palm Springs, California, USA.
28-31 New ! International Conference on Education Technology and Computers [ICETC] 2019
‘Education technology and computers study to facilitate learning and improve performance by creating, using, and managing appropriate technological processes and resources with modern developed computer technologies. The focus of the conference is to gather scientists, engineers, educators and students of all nationalities by providing an excellent opportunity to exchange ideas and present the latest advancements in the fields’.
Venue : The Student Hotel Amsterdam City, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
28-31 New ! Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2019
‘If your 2019 key initiatives include transforming organisational culture, improving productivity and efficiency, enhancing customer experience, growing revenue or powering digital transformation, Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo™ 2019 will arm you with the data-driven insights, tools and practical advice needed to deliver a winning strategy’.
Venue : Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, Broadbeach, Queensland.
28/10-1/11 9th World Alliance for Arts Education International Conference 2019
‘This conference is in Frankfurt, where the World Alliance for Arts Education will review UNESCO arts education policies and chart a plan for the next five years of action’.
Venue : Multiple sites, Frankfurt, Germany.
28/10-1/11 9th World Alliance for Arts Education International Conference 2019
International Society for Music Education. ‘In Frankfurt the focus is on evaluating the situation of arts education in formal education [schools] - quantity, quality, accessibility, models for arts co-operation etc.. Researchers and experts from national arts education associations are invited to contribute to the evaluation of diverse real situations, judge them and discuss strategic planning with UNESCO experts about next steps and aims for the next decade of arts education policy’.
Venue : Frankfurt, Germany.
28/10-1/11 NSW Primary Principals’ Association Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
28/10-3/11 New ! Creating Infographics for Learning
‘In this workshop, you will learn how to locate, evaluate, and integrate infographics into your teaching, as well as explore the possibilities for creating infographics with your data. You will review the research behind what makes infographics so compelling, and why they are effective cognitive tools for communicating information and data’.
Venue : Asynchronous Workshop.
29 Adelaide State Conference [AHRI]
‘Gain practical tools to innovate and shape the HR landscape in your organisation; Embrace digital transformation and discover how it is changing workplaces; Learn about building and facilitating workplace well-being; Take the opportunity to learn the latest in contemporary HR practices and ideas, gain practical tools, and connect with HR peers and business leaders in your state’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia.
29 Curriculum innovation at its best
‘We will explore the importance of innovating the curriculum. Bringing the world in the classroom and sequencing lessons that teachers can span over a week involving inquiry based learning models with students leading their learning. Join this session and look at future ready ways to innovate the curriculum’. ACSA.
Venue : Webinar.
29 New ! Dyslexia - What is it [& isn’t] and what to do next
‘In this workshop you will learn about the assessment and diagnosis of Dyslexia, the essential requirements of a Dyslexia or reading intervention and practical ways to support your students to learn to read. This course is suitable for primary and high school teachers [Early Stage One to Stage Four], learning support teachers and teacher’s aides ’.
Venue : Menai, Sydney, NSW.
29 New ! Individual Learning Plans [ILP] - Planning and Development [2]
‘his 1-hour webinar will assist centres to meet their accountabilities regarding ILPs, increase understanding regarding what an ILP is, how to create long term and specific short-term objectives and understand what the overall planning cycle for the year may look like. This webinar will be repeated on the following date - Tuesday 29th October 2019’.
Venue : Webinar.
29-30 New ! 2019 Melbourne Water Kids Teaching Kids Conference
‘The 13th annual Melbourne Water Kids Teaching Kids Conference will allow students from Melbourne and regional Victorian schools to look at whole of catchment issues. Students from around Melbourne and Victoria will bring local stories about their environments to the Conference, after many months of research and planning with expert mentors’.
Venue : University of Melbourne and Collingwood Children’s Farm, Melbourne, Victoria.
29-30 Curriculum and Documentation Immersion Class
‘In 2019, we are bringing a unique experience to those wishing to go deeper in their thinking and to unpack in more detail these two critical components of quality practices. Bringing their wealth of experience and knowledge, Anthony and Kirsty will take you on a journey of transformation as they share their thinking, challenge the ways in which we have come to understand documentation and leave you inspired to change the world one teaching day at a time, one documentation at a time. This 2 day workshop is open to anyone interested in rethinking how they approach their work’.
Venue : Karstens Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
29-30 Higher Education Women’s Leadership Workshop 2019 [Brisbane]
‘Recognise your key unique strengths as a leader. Understand how to exercise leadership and the impact it has upon others. Gain an insight into alternative leadership styles that will enable you to maintain authenticity. Identify different techniques that will aid strategic communication and relationships’.
Venue : Cliftons Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
29-31 CEBIT Australia 2019
‘CEBIT Australia will bring together traditional technology specifiers and buyers along with the new breed f technology savvy professional whose roles have been rewritten by the disruptive forces of technology’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
29-31 New ! Data Driven Evidence Based Teaching in Schools
‘The conference invites leaders from schools across Australia to gather and explore how to collect, manage and effectively analyse high quality data, develop whole of school strategies and engage teachers to ensure sustainable and long term improvements to student outcomes’.
Venue : Novotel Sydney Central, Sydney, NSW.
30 Rethinking Behaviour : Whose Problem is it Really ? [Wodonga]
‘In many educational programs managing behaviour seems to take centre stage with very little opportunity to dedicate time to working productively with behaviours, or in fact, teaching children pro-social behaviour. Maybe it’s time to rethink behaviour and ask “whose problem is it really” ? This full day workshop will build educators’ capacity to work with some of the more challenging behaviours, with a greater sense of understanding and clear direction, moving towards positive outcomes’.
Venue : Quest Wodonga, Wodonga, Victoria.
30-31 I’m a new director so where do I start ? [Brisbane]
‘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 : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
30/10-1/11 New ! Global Leadership Summit 2019 [Hobart]
‘The GLS is fresh, actionable and inspiring leadership content from a world-class faculty at a convenient location near you. Every year the GLS inspires and equips leaders with an incredible range of speakers who are leadership practitioners. Themes have included : Assembling an outstanding team, developing personal grit, creative problem solving, developing talent and exercising fearlessness in your leadership. GLS events are held via videocast, and this allows us to present the speaker sessions at a fraction of what it would cost you to see them in-person’.
Venue : Hobart, Tasmania.
30/11-1/12 New ! The 29th Annual ANZSLA Conference
‘The theme for the conference this year is Breaking Boundaries, and speakers have been asked to use this theme to challenge, inform and entertain. The conference programme will be kicked off by a keynote address by Lord Sebastian Coe centred on breaking boundaries during his time with the IAAF, and a range of presentations and panel discussions will follow about some of the most topical issues in sports law, including privacy and data protection, ethical decision making and athlete wellbeing’.
Venue : Crown Hotels, Perth, Western Australia.
30/11-1/12 New ! The 31st Annual AAGE Graduate Recruitment & Development Conference
‘This year’s conference will provide you with a chance to consider your future direction and help you navigate a path to success. Over the last three decades we have developed a unique conference format that encourages the open sharing of knowledge and experience, which serves to elevate the graduate recruitment industry as an increasingly important, strategic part of a business. You can also learn about the latest innovations at the conference expo’.
Venue : Hilton Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
31 Ingenuity
‘Creating our technology future, Ingenuity is an interactive showcase of university student projects exploring real-life applications of engineering, computer and mathematical sciences’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
31/10-1/11 New ! Service Improvement and Innovation in Tertiary Education Conference
‘The 2019 conference aims to encompass all aspects of innovation in tertiary education and capture the collaborative efforts we hope to nurture between industry, government and education providers to create the best outcomes for the tertiary education sector. This year’s conference will examine examples of innovation throughout the tertiary education sector as well as learnings which could be applied from other sectors’.
Venue : Woodward Conference Centre, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria.
31/10-3/11 The Asian Conference on Education 2019 [ACE2019]
‘The 2019 conference theme is Independence & Interdependence, and invites reflections on the desirability, extent and limits of our individual independence and autonomy, of that of our students, and of the institutions and structures within which we work, teach and learn’.
Venue : Toshi Centre Hotel, Tokyo, Japan.
31/10-5/11 27th International RECE Conference 2019
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA.

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