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Conferences & Events

conference [n.]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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