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Conferences & Events

conference [n.]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

February 2020
Date Event
1-2 International Conference on Distance Education and Virtual Learning [ICDEVL] 2020
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Distance Education and Virtual Learning’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-3 New ! International Conference on Education and E-Learning [ICEEL] 2020
‘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 : Village Hotel Changi, Singapore.
2-4 2020 Deans Conference [AACSB]
‘Connect with fellow deans at AACSB’s exclusive Deans Conference to explore business school challenges and opportunities and share your vision of the future of business education. More than 600 business school deans from over 50 countries convene annually’.
Venue : Renaissance Nashville Hotel, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
2-6 ANZIAM 2020
The site provides information on Invited Speakers, Travel, Accommodation, the Registration process and a number of specific activities to be held during the conference period.
Venue : Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, Lovedale, NSW.
3-4 New ! Emerging Leaders Development [Brisbane]
‘Take control of your career destiny, kick start your personal capability development and embrace the concepts of self-guidance and continuous improvement. The program works across three targeted areas and culminates in building a personal development plan to put it all into action’.
Venue : Level 1, 60 Edward Street, Brisbane, Queensland.
3-4 International Conference on Adult Education, Challenges and Motivating Factors [ICAECMF] 2020
The Conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Adult Education, Challenges and Motivating Factors’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-4 International Conference on Authentic Education and Authentic Learning [ICAEAL] 2020
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 Authentic Education and Authentic Learning. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-4 International Conference on Cognition and Perception [ICCP] 2020
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Cognition and Perception’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-4 International Conference on Distance Education and Virtual Learning [ICDEVL] 2020
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 Distance Education and Virtual Learning’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-4 International Conference on Educational Quality and Innovative Teaching Model [ICEQITM] 2020
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Educational Quality and Innovative Teaching Models’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-4 International Conference on Educational Research Applications [ICERA] 2020
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 Educational Research Applications’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-4 International Conference on Emerging Technologies for Education [ICETE] 2020
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 Emerging Technologies for Education’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-4 New ! International Conference on Innovation and Educational Transformation [ICIET]2020
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Innovation and Educational Transformation’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-4 International Conference on Science and Technology Education [ICSTE] 2020
Thew conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Science and Technology Education’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-4 New ! International Conference on Universities and Women’ Studies 2020 [ICUWS 2020]
‘ICUWS 2020 is a main annual research conference aimed at presenting new improvements in Women’s Studies’.
Venue : The University of Tokyo, Tokyo,Japan.
3-5 The 2020 AAIE Leadership Conference and Expo
‘We can see nothing more important than our theme for 2020 : Diverse on Purpose : Different by Design. And to explore the questions that matter. This year’s conversation will pull together multiple threads of diversity: learning access for those who learn differently, supporting linguistic equity, building success on our different strengths, addressing key issues such as ethnic diversity in our faculties and women in leadership, socio-economic disparity and access to our schools..the things that many of us care deeply about’. Pre-Conferences - Saturday-Sunday, February 1-2.
Venue : Marriot Marquis Hotel, New York City, New York, USA.
3-7 13th ACM International WSDM Conference
‘WSDM [pronounced “wisdom”] is one of the premier conferences on web-inspired research involving search and data mining. WSDM is a highly selective conference that includes invited talks, as well as refereed full papers’.
Venue : TBC, Houston, Texas, USA.
3-7 Australasian Computer Science Week [ACSW 2020]
‘ACSW is the premier event for Computer Science researchers across Australasia, organised under the governing auspices of Computing Research and Education [CORE] Association of Australasia. 2020 ACSW will include an exciting stream focused on training opportunities for Early Career Researchers and Higher Degree students in addition to the traditional sub-conferences’. [See individual conferences as listed.]
Venue : Swinburne University, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-7 ACE 2020 – Australasian Computing Education Conference
‘The Australasian Computing Education Conference [ACE] is a conference on research, teaching, and innovation in computing education in its various aspects, at all levels, and in all contexts. ACE is the only Australasian conference devoted entirely to education in Computing’.
Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-7 Australasian Information Security Conference [AISC2020]
‘This conference aims at promoting research on all aspects of cyber security, digital forensics, and cryptography and increasing communication between academic and industrial researchers working in this area. AISC 2020 welcomes not only computer scientists and researchers, but also educators, students, technicians, practitioners and industry from across the world’.
Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-7 Australasian Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing [AusPDC 2020]
‘The symposium is primarily targeted at researchers from Australia and New Zealand, however in the spirit of parallel and distributed computing, which aims to enable collaboration of distributed virtual organisations, we encourage papers and participation from international researchers’.
Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-7 Australasian Web Conference [AWC2020]
‘The relentless growth in Internet functionality and broadband access has enabled a new wave of innovations that are transforming the way people and organisations interact, communicate, and collaborate. The fourth Australasian Web Conference [AWC] focuses on presenting original contributions on research, development, and applications, related to all fields of Web research’.
Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-7 New ! Becoming a Clinical Educator
‘An introduction into the world of current postgraduate clinical education. It gives participants a working knowledge of how to design, conduct and evaluate teaching and training for postgraduate clinicians, and how to assess curricula and teaching programs, in medical and surgical environments’.
Venue : Rewley House, Oxford, United Kingdom.
3-7 Interactive Entertainment
‘Interactive Entertainment has a long history of being a diverse conference that bring together a broad audience of researchers and academics. The conference encourages and pursues deep collaboration and the strength of past events has always been the depth of conversation between people from diverse disciplines. We encourage contributions from fields as diverse as computer science, social science, design, communication, media studies, music, engineering, health and mathematics’.
Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.
3/2-10/4 New ! Online Facilitation [ACER]
‘The focus of the course is on the theory and practice of online pedagogy, how to facilitate online discussion and collaboration, and support student learning in the online environment’.
Venue : Online.
3/2-10/4 New ! Using and interpreting data in schools [ACER]
‘A foundation level professional learning program focused on developing teachers’ expertise in using and interpreting different types of data in a school context. It is designed for teachers and school leaders who wish to build solid shared understandings and shared language 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.
4-6 13th Australasian Conference on Health Informatics and Knowledge Management [HIKM 2020]
‘HIKM was envisaged as a forum for health related research with a computational intelligence and information management focus. Since then, HIKM has become a pivotal conference for digital health in Australasia that has enabled thousands of researchers to present their work and interact. It is Australasia’s Premier Digital Health Scientific Conference’.
Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.
4-7 New ! 4th Annual Women in Leadership NT Summit 2020 [Darwin]
‘Secure your future through professional development in a lower demographic. Strengthen your networks and solidify your professional presence in a rural environment. Harness the power of diversity in your community, Conquer your domain through confidence and communicate like a leader’.
Venue : Novotel Darwin, Darwin, Northern Territory.
4-7 Australasian Database Conference [ADC 2020]
‘In addition to regular research papers, industry papers, demo sessions, and plenary poster sessions, ADC 2020 will also feature multiple keynote speeches and tutorials given by world-leading researchers and industry leaders’.
Venue : Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Victoria.
4-7 4th Annual Women in Leadership NT Summit
‘Secure your future through professional development in a lower demographic; Strengthen your networks and solidify your professional presence in a rural environment; Harness the power of diversity in your community; Conquer your domain through confidence and communicate like a leader’.
Venue : Novotel Darwin, Darwin, Northern Territory.
4-16 New ! Cataloguing Basics [ALIA
‘The course content is designed to provide you with as much practical experience of cataloguing principles and practices as possible within the time frame of 6 weeks’.
Venue : Online Delivery [TAFE NSW].
5-7 26th Australasian Humour Studies Network Conference
Conference Theme and Program : Laughter and Belonging. Details of the program will be posted here as soon as available’.
Venue : Griffith University, South Bank Campus, Brisbane, Queensland.
5-7 2020 ACERE Conference
‘Conference Themes include Economies of Entrepreneurship; Entrepreneurship Education & Training; Psychology of Entrepreneurship; Public Policy for Entrepreneurship & Innovation; Small Business Management; Sociology of Entrepreneurship; and others’.
Venue : University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia.
5-7 New ! 4th HR Analytics, Metrics and Measurement [Melbourne]
Learn about ‘Current and future trends of HR Analytics and how they can be used to improve workplace inclusion & diversity. Gain insights into how technology, analytics, and new skills will shape what is possible in talent management and leadership as well as how these advances can enhance social justice; Increase your ability to evaluate and identify biased or unfair processes in organisations; and Hands-on applications of HR Analytics that can be applied in your organisation to improve inclusion and diversity’.
Venue : Melbourne Marriott Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
5-7 ANZAMP Meeting 2020
Details regarding keynote speakers, registration, A J Guttmann Prize and more are available from the site.
Venue : Twin Towns, Tweed Heads, NSW.
5-8 2020 CEC Convention and Expo
‘At CEC 2020 the focus will be on special educators with a single goal : making a difference for children with exceptionalities. Whatever your role — general or special education teacher, district administrator, principal, teacher educator, or paraprofessional — you can drive educator and student success by attending CEC 2020’.
Venue : Oregon Convention Centre, Portland, Oregon, USA.
6-7 2020 Winter Global Conference on Education
‘The aim of the Global Conference on Education is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of pedagogy. The Global Conference on Education invites research papers that encompass conceptual analysis, design implementation and performance evaluation’.
Venue : University of Riverside, Riverside, California, USA.
6-7 New ! Emerging Leaders Development [Melbourne]
‘Take control of your career destiny, kick start your personal capability development and embrace the concepts of self-guidance and continuous improvement. The program works across three targeted areas and culminates in building a personal development plan to put it all into action’.
Venue : Level 7, 31 Queen Street, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-7 International Conference on Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning and Teacher Roles [ICCSCLTR] 2020
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 Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning and Teacher Roles’.
Venue : TBC, Phuket, Thailand.
6-9 New ! Hong Kong Education and Careers Expo
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong.
7-8 New ! International Academic Conference on Engineering, Technology and Innovations [IACETI] 2020
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 Engineering, Technology and Innovations. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns’.
Venue : James Cook Grand Chancellor Hotel, Wellington, New Zealand.
7-10 CCID 2020
The theme of the conference is ‘Collaborative Global Education : Equity, Engagement and Employability’. Registration and other details from the site.
Venue : Tradewinds Resort, St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA.
8-9 International Conference on Applied Physics and Mathematics [ICAPM] 2020
The conference ‘aims to be one of the leading International conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Applied Physics and Mathematics. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Applied Physics and Mathematics related technique’.
Venue : Adina Apartment Hotel Perth Barrack Plaza, Perth, Western Australia.
8-9 New ! International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, Business Management and Sustainable Developments [ISBS-2020]
The conference ‘aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Economics, Trade and Development, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Potts Points Sydney, NSW.
8-9 International Conference on Psychology, Language and Teaching [ICPLT] 2020
‘The conference will be an international forum for the presentation of technological advances and research results in the fields of Business Management and Information Technology. The conference will bring together leading researchers, engineers and scientists in the domain of Business Management and Information Technology interest from around the world’.
Venue : Adina Apartment Hotel Perth Barrack Plaza, Perth, Western Australia.
8-9 International Conference on Social Science and Economics [ICSSE] 2020
The conference ‘aims to be one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Social Science and Economics. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Social Science and Economics related techniques’.
Venue : Adina Apartment Hotel Perth Barrack Plaza, Perth, Western Australia.
10 New ! Little Scientists STEM Water Workshop, [Erskineville]
‘This STEM learning opportunity will help you explore water with all your senses and discover how to make the wet stuff even more exciting; investigate the different aggregate states and test the solubility of different substances; understand the important role of inquiry-based learning and co-construction; implement our inquiry-based educational approach; benefit from the exchange with other educators and teachers; feel confident in unlocking the wonders of STEM; and take home information and inspiration in the Water booklet and cards you receive’.
Venue : Gowrie Training Room, Erskineville, NSW.
10-11 International Conference on English Learning and Teaching [ICELT] 2020 [Kuala Lumpur]
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of English Learning and Teaching’.
Venue : TBC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
10-13 CAUTHE 2020
The theme of the conference is 20:20 Vision : New Perspectives on the diversity of Hospitality, Tourism and Events. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Auckland University of Technology [AUT], Auckland, New Zealand.
10-14 AARES 2020
‘The conference has a tradition of innovating and experimenting with new approaches. Examples include the addition of mini-symposia during the conference, policy sessions, the three-minute thesis competition, the women-in-economics event, and a range of travel awards that support our younger members to travel to international conferences, and bring younger members of our international partners to our conference. All of these features will be present at the AARES 2020 conference’.
Venue : University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.
11 New ! VCE Conference Series 2020 [Biology]
Download the program details from the site. Science Victoria.
Venue : LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria.
11-12 New ! 2020 Queensland HR Leadership Summit
‘The Queensland HR Leaders Summit is part of the well-established national series, bringing the best [and sometimes most underrated] HR stories and valuable lessons learnt. The event will once again invite 120+ senior HR decision makers from different industries to exchange ideas and share current thinking to prepare for tomorrow’s demands and become the people’s champion’.
Venue : Hilton Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
11-13 New ! International Conference on Educational and Information Technology [ICEIT 2020]
‘ICEIT Conferences look for significant contributions to all major fields of the Educational and Information Technology in theoretical and practical aspects. The aim of the conference is to provide a platform to the researchers and practitioners from both academia as well as industry to meet and share cutting-edge development in the field’.
Venue : St Anne’s College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom.
11-13 VALA 2020
The theme of the conference is Focus on the Future. ‘The conference environment offers inspiration and collaboration. We welcome the diverse community that contributes to our industry, our students, practitioners, academics and vendors, colleagues and competitors. It is a safe and respectful place where you can take risks, challenge yourself, ask questions and invite feedback, and where we can all learn from our shared experiences’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
11-14 AIRAANZ 2020 Conference
‘The theme of the conference is Doing things differently ? IR practice and research beyond 2020. This theme allows us to explore all manner of employment related topics, and ask ourselves : what will be our focus in practice and research in the uncertain times ahead ?’
Venue : Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand.
11-14 Baxter 2020 : Frontiers in Integrability
&ANU Mathematical Sciences Institute. #8216;In addition to traditional areas of applicability such as classical statistical mechanics, quantum many-body physics and combinatorics, application areas to be emphasised at this conference include new developments in quantum field theory, string theory and condensed matter physics, which are all joining together in a spectacular leap into the future of integrability’.
Venue : The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
12 New ! Munch & Move Healthy Eating and Active Play Conferences [Early Childhood Australia] [Sydney]
‘The conference program will extend beyond the Munch & Move program training and focus on areas of leadership, including service management, having challenging conversations with families, and programming age-appropriate active play experiences. Registration is open to one service leader per service, to allow for greater attendance and participation across NSW’.
Venue : Pullman Hotel Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney, NSW.
12 New ! VCE Conference Series 2020 [Chemistry]
Download the program details from the site. Science Victoria.
Venue : LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria.
12-13 2020 Conference - Learning Technologies
‘With 30+ conference sessions and over 70 leading speakers and facilitators, Learning Technologies will challenge you, give you new insights into the ways we learn, and provide you with a start towards more effective L and D at work. As well as a strong emphasis this year on interactivity and application, there are expanded opportunities to network with over 700 fellow learning and development professionals’.
Venue : ExCeL London, London, United Kingdom.
12-14 The 18th Asia Pacific Bioinformatics Conference [APBC2020]
‘The Conference is an annual international forum for exploring research, development and novel applications in the field of bioinformatics. The aim of APBC is to bring together academia and industry to share knowledge and experiences, and to showcase innovations and achievements’.
Venue : Samjung Hotel, Seoul, Korea.
13 New ! Munch & Move Healthy Eating and Active Play Conferences [Early Childhood Australia] [Murrumbidgee]
‘The conference program will extend beyond the Munch & Move program training and focus on areas of leadership, including service management, having challenging conversations with families, and programming age-appropriate active play experiences. Registration is open to one service leader per service, to allow for greater attendance and participation across NSW’.
Venue : Atura Hotel, Albury, NSW.
13-14 2020 AJEC Research Symposium
Early Childhood Australia. ‘We invite early childhood practitioners, academics, policy-makers and students to exchange ideas, innovative research methodologies and findings. The symposium will also discuss the latest research and pedagogical practice from the longest-running and most highly regarded academic journal produced by ECA, the Australasian Journal of Early Childhood [AJEC]’.
Venue : Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW.
13-14 New ! 2020 European Learning & Teaching Forum
‘The 2020 European Learning and Teaching Forum explores how institutions balance tried and trusted practices and innovative approaches to learning and teaching in a dynamic and increasingly digital and international environment’.
Venue : Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands.
13-15 New ! 9th International Conference on Education and Management Innovation [ICEMI] 2020
‘ICEMI 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 Education and Management Innovation, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : Hotel Colón, Barcelona, Spain.
14 New ! VCE Conference Series 2020 [Physics]
Download the program details from the site. Science Victoria.
Venue : LaTrobe University, Bundoora, Victoria.
14-16 Educating Anxious Brains [2020]
Creating Calm, Connected, and Trauma-Sensitive Schools for a Stressful Age. This conference will help you reduce anxiety and stress in your schools and practice; address teen depression and challenging classroom behaviours; foster coping, calming, mindful practices; create trauma-sensitive schools; and raise resilience by promoting positive teacher-student relationships’.
Venue : The Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, California, USA.
14-16 New ! International Conference on Computer and Automation Engineering [ICCAE] 2020
The conference is seen as ‘offering an ideal platform for presentation, discussion, criticism and exchange of innovative ideas and current challenges in the field of computer and automation engineering. ICCAE 2020 will be held together with its workshop ICVARS 2020’ [see below].
Venue : Macquarie University, Macquarie Park, Sydney, NSW.
14-16 New ! International Conference on Virtual and Augmented Reality Simulations [ICVARS 2020]
‘The ICVARS 2020 conference brings together people from multiple disciplines and a diversity of cultures to explore new ways to design, develop, and evaluate novel methods for Virtual and Augmented Reality simulations, to discuss ideas that can lead to innovations, and to inspire us all’.
Venue : Macquarie University, Macquarie Park, Sydney, NSW.
15 Phonemic Awareness [Newcastle]
‘In this workshop, US trained and Queensland based facilitators Zoe Baer and Cassie Mutimer will train teachers to use the curriculum written by Dr Michael Heggerty : “Phonemic Awareness : The Skills That They Need to Help Them Succeed !”’.
Venue : Best Western Plus - Apollo International Hotel, Charlestown, NSW.
15-16 Sydney University Coaching Conference 2020
‘The broad theme of the 2020 Australian Conference is a celebration of 20 years of Evidence-based Coaching and an articulation of future directions, trends and leaders in evidence-based Coaching. This conference is for anyone who is interested in evidence-based coaching, its development and its future’.
Venue : The University of Sydney Business School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
16-19 2020 AIEA Annual Conference
‘The Academy is more than ever pressed to prove its transformational role and its impacts on society. Students, faculty, leadership and staff are eager to make the world a better place, starting with their own communities. New technologies and approaches are available and being implemented in society and in our educational institutions. In this context, we have a golden opportunity to rethink and redefine Comprehensive Internationalisation and the leaders’ roles in meeting the expectations of the global generation’.
Venue : Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC, USA.
17 Michael Fullan : NSW Workshop
‘Whether you are at the school, region or state level you will have the opportunity to learn about the latest leadership ideas from research, practice and colleagues, and from Fullan himself who continues to work with education systems around the globe. Use this day to build your leadership team and to test and expand your own leadership effectiveness’.
Venue : Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney, NSW.
17-19 New ! 2020 Asia-Pacific Conference on Applied Mathematics and Statistics [AMS 2020]
‘AMS 2020) provides researchers and industry experts with one of the best platforms to meet and discuss groundbreaking research and innovations in the field of Applied Mathematics and Statistics’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
17-19 New ! 2020 International Joint Conference on Information and Communication Engineering [JCICE 2020]
‘The JCICE 2020 is an ideal platform for keeping up with advances and changes to a consistently morphing field. Leading researchers and industry experts from around the globe will be presenting the latest studies through papers and oral presentations. Over the three days of this conference, you’ll have an opportunity to hear about the latest developments and changes in an incredibly exciting field’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
17-19 New ! 2020 International Conference on Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery [DMKD 2020]
‘DMKD 2020 welcomes researchers, engineers, scientists and industry professionals to an open forum where advances in the field of Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery can be shared and examined. The conference is an ideal platform for keeping up with advances and changes to a consistently morphing field’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
17-19 Sydney International Business Research Conference [SIBRC] 2020
‘SIBRC 2020 aims to provide an opportunity to academics and practitioners around the world to discuss and share the contemporary issues of business and social science research. The proposed conference provides an outlet for high quality research in all areas of accounting, CSR, finance, economics, econometrics, education, information technology, Islamic finance and Sharia, law, management, marketing, social business and multidisciplinary’ areas.
Venue : The University of Notre Dame, Sydney, NSW.
17-20 15th International Digital Curation Conference
‘The theme of the conference is : Collective Curation : the many hands that make data work. With modern technology, anyone can be a content creator and provider with a potentially worldwide audience. In this landscape, how do we evaluate and exchange information and ensure meaningful knowledge production ? How do we harness the freedom and inclusiveness of the Web while enabling effective curation ? How do we ensure that content is preserved for long-term accessibility ?’
Venue : Croke Park, Dublin, Ireland.
17-21 New ! 11th Digital RIM Summit
Revolutionise records and information management to align with the vision of your organisation. Incorporate intelligent records and IM systems. Construct a robust information governance framework. Implement technology for enhanced efficiency and accuracy. Build a skilled and sustainable digital workforce’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
17-21 New ! 2nd Australia-ESO joint conference [ICRAR] 2020
The build-up of galaxies through multiple tracers and facilities. The intent of this conference is to obtain a comprehensive view of baryons in the Universe, over a broad range of facilities, look-back time, wavelength range, and physical scales’. More detailed information from the site.
Venue : University Club, UWA, Perth, Western Australia.
17-21 New ! 26th Women in Leadership Summit [Sydney]
‘Find your ‘why’ and discover practical strategies for career advancement. Unlock self-awareness and lead with purpose. Expand your personal and professional network of like-minded women. Build the confidence to navigate adversity. Future-proof your skill set and advance your career’.
Venue : Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel at Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW.
18-19 New ! 2020 Victorian HR Leadership Summit
‘The summit is now part of the well-established international series, we look forward to collaborating with HR leaders and invite them to share their thinking, progress and most valuable lessons learnt. The event will once again gather 120+ VIC HR leaders for another great networking and learning experience’.
Venue : Crown, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
18-19 New ! Disability Support Workers Conference 2020
Learn,Lead, Deliver. ‘Join like-minded support workers from across Australia for two days of industry-leading keynotes, workshops and discussions that focus on empowering our sector to become the best version of tomorrow’s DSW, both as an industry and individually for the customer. It’s the premier event for support workers !’
Venue : Rydges South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland.
18-19 New ! HR Leaders Forum 2020, [Sydney]
Turning Strategy into Reality. ‘Firmly established as the singular CHRO leadership event of the Asia-Pacific region, the HR Leaders Forum is returning in 2020 with a refreshed format to guide you through the year ahead’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
18-20 International Conference on Education and Social Sciences [ICEASS]
‘This year, ICEASS, focusing on the issues of Immigration Integration & Challenges, together with TICEAS will hold our first-ever joint conference and open up a special session named “Information Security and Applications”’.
Venue : Hyatt Regency, Guam, USA.
19 Michael Fullan : Queensland Workshop
‘Whether you are at the school, region or state level you will have the opportunity to learn about the latest leadership ideas from research, practice and colleagues, and from Fullan himself who continues to work with education systems around the globe. Use this day to build your leadership team and to test and expand your own leadership effectiveness’.
Venue : Mercure Brisbane, North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
19-20 New ! 3rd SoTEL Symposium 2020
Scholarship of Technology Enhanced Learning - Presenting a showcase of student learning supported by technology. SoTEL provides a platform for both the beginner and expert practitioner to inform and enlighten colleagues and peers of the positive outcomes of technology enhanced learning’.
Venue : Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.
19-21 New ! EURIE - Eurasia Higher Education Summit 2020
‘EURIE is the new meeting point for international higher education, connecting other parts of the world with the great potential of the Eurasian region. EURIE annual summit features an exhibition and a conference to expand the knowledge, networks and collaboration opportunities for participants’.
Venue : Istanbul Lütfi Kırdar ICEC, Istanbul, Turkey.
20 Updated ! Sydney Morning Herald Schools Summit
‘As stakeholders of Australian education navigate the contentious issues faced by the sector today, the need for a conversation between policy-makers, educators and key organisations within the sector persists. The SMH Schools Summit will facilitate a much-needed insightful debate and discussion around the future of Australian education’.
Venue : International Convention Centre Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
20 TEDxDocklands
‘This event type is organised in the city or town in which you live, engages a wide range of local residents, and showcases a diverse array of talks, not limited to one subject. The event is named after the location-based community it serves’.
Venue : 107 Victoria Harbour Promenade, Docklands, Victoria.
20-21 New ! RIM and ICT Professionals Leadership Workshop [Melbourne]
‘Practical skills, tools and strategies to lead yourself and your organisation in the digital age. Learn to adapt and thrive with the future of work. Step up from a technical IM specialist to an analytical and strategic business enabler. Develop a ‘Design Thinking’ user experience approach to IM and ICT Change projects. Drive and lead digital transformation that aligns with business goals’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
21 New ! 2020 - The explicit teaching of writing F-6
‘Addressing the strands of Language, Literature and Literacy from the AC:E with direct references to the Australian Curriculum : English K-10. There will be a particular focus on teaching grammar and punctuation in context’.
Venue : Culburra Public School, Culburra Beach, NSW.
21 Michael Fullan : Victorian Workshop
‘Whether you are at the school, region or state level you will have the opportunity to learn about the latest leadership ideas from research, practice and colleagues, and from Fullan himself who continues to work with education systems around the globe. Use this day to build your leadership team and to test and expand your own leadership effectiveness’.
Venue : Pullman Albert Park, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
21-23 Heads of School/IB coordinators : Implementing the MYP Curriculum [International Baccalaureate®] [Melbourne]
Registration is now open and does not close until 7 February 2020. Further detail can be found via this link.
Venue : Albert Park College, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
21-23 Leading the Learning in PYP Schools [International Baccalaureate®] [Melbourne]
Registration is now open and does not close until 7 February 2020. Further detail can be found via this link.
Venue : Albert Park College, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
21-23 New ! Making the PYP happen : Implementing agency [International Baccalaureate®] [Melbourne]
Registration is now open and does not close until 7 February 2020. Further detail can be found via this link.
Venue : Albert Park College, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
22 Nathan Wallis - Neuroscience and The Developing Brain
‘The last decade could rightfully be called the “decade of the brain” as advances in medical and neuroscience have deepened our understanding of brain development and cognitive functioning, more than any other period before. An understanding of this knowledge and its practical application will help to guide your practice to better meet the behavioural, developmental and educational needs of the children, adolescents and families you work with’.
Venue : Hillcrest Christian College, Reedy Creek, Queensland.
22 New ! Phonemic Awareness [Brisbane]
‘US trained and Queensland based facilitators Zoe Baer and Cassie Mutimer will train teachers to use the curriculum written by Dr Michael Heggerty : “Phonemic Awareness : The Skills That They Need to Help Them Succeed !”’.
Venue : QASSP Leadership Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
22 TEDxCanberra
‘This event type is organised in the city or town in which you live, engages a wide range of local residents, and showcases a diverse array of talks, not limited to one subject. The event is named after the location-based community it serves’.
Venue : The Playhouse, Civic Square, London Circuit, Canberra, ACT.
22-23 7th International Mobile Education and Learning Technologies [IMELT] Conference 2020
‘The International Mobile Education and Learning Technologies [IMELT] is a multi-disciplinary forum discussing ideas, theories and research findings in the field of mobile learning and education technologies’.
Venue : Royal Plaza on Scotts Hotel, Singapore.
22-23 New ! 6th International Conference on Global Issues in Multidisciplinary Academic Research [GIMAR-2020]
All relevant details from program to social events can be found using the menu on the site.
Venue : Hotel Mystays Ochanomizu Conference Centre, Tokyo, Japan.
24-25 New ! Making Learning Visible [Melbourne]
‘During the two day workshop, 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, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 RTI at Work™ Workshop [Melbourne]
‘Response to intervention [RTI] is not a series of implementation steps to cross off of a list, but a way of thinking about how educators can ensure each student receives the time and support needed to achieve success. This workshop is designed for school teams who have started RTI but are still refining processes or experiencing challenges’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-27 New ! 11th Blended Learning and Innovation Summit 2020
‘Empower employees to prioritise learning and own their professional development. Build effective, flexible and engaging on-demand learning materials. Develop strategies to boost employee engagement. Leverage personalised learning techniques to improve buy-in’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Sydney, NSW.
25 New ! How to Design for IoT [Sydney]
‘This innovative course will show you how to help your students design their own amazing IoT products ! Your confidence to teach Digital Technologies will grow and best of all the strategies and tips you’ll learn are totally unplugged. You will walk away with fun, hands-on activities to use in your classroom, linked directly to the new Science & Technology Syllabus, including a simple 5 step strategy for designing any smart product you can imagine’.
Venue : Radisson Hotel and Suites Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
25 New ! Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Perth]
‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.
Venue : Parmelia House, Perth, Western Australia.
25-26 Emerging Technology Conference and Convention - EmTech Asia
‘EmTech is where technology, business and culture converge. At EmTech Asia, you will meet the innovators, the scientists, the investors and the tech executives at the heart of the next technology revolution. Throughout two exhilarating days of networking and learning, you will get inspired from 30 speakers and amazed by the ingenuity of the 20 innovators under 35 and 800 participants who are leaders in their field’.
Venue : Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Singapore.
25-27 Universities Australia Conference 2020
‘The unmissable event on the higher education calendar, the Universities Australia conference is a unparalleled place for discussion, debate and knowledge sharing about Australian higher education’.
Venue : National Convention Centre, Canberra, ACT.
26 New ! Design School Graphics Technology [Sydney]
‘Focused on developing drawing and visual communication skills needed for the new Graphics Technology syllabus. Suitable for all TAS teachers Yrs 7-10 interested in practical and engaging step by step design methodologies for teaching students hand to digital fluency for graphics. Developing these processes will assist any teacher in supporting their students become proficient in producing drawings for design, manufacturing and marketing’.
Venue : Radisson Hotel and Suites Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
26 New ! Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Perth]
‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.
Venue : Parmelia House, Perth, Western Australia.
26 New ! iDESIGNX LIVE!
‘The summit combines great talent with fresh thinking to bring you a conference agenda brimming with expertise and experience. We will bring you learning that works on topics that count. We will present big ideas, but bring them back down to earth to equip you with the tools you’ll need to design learning in the future of work’.
Venue : Rydges World Square Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
26-27 New ! SafeCampus - The National Campus Safety Summit
‘The agenda is to improve student safety by providing a venue for campus police, emergency management and student-wellness administrators to gather and share knowledge. The agenda features speakers from colleges and universities from around the nation’.
Venue : Treasure Island Hotel and Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
26-28 New ! CCSA Rural and Remote Forum 2020
‘You will hear from sector experts, government representatives and special guest speakers with all the latest news and developments in providing early childhood education in rural and remote locations. We have listened to your feedback, and this Forum will provide even more opportunities for break-out discussions and networking with similar service types’.
Venue : Rhino Lodge, Dubbo, NSW.
26-28 International Conference on Computer Modeling and Simulation [ICCMS 2020]
‘The conference aims to provide a platform for scientists, scholars, engineers and students from universities all around the world and the industry to present ongoing research activities, and hence to foster research relations between universities and industry. It features invited speeches, parallel sessions and visits’.
Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.
26-28 New ! The IEEE International Conference on Industrial Technology [ICIT 2020]
‘The aim of this conference series is to provide a forum for presentation and discussion of emerging developments and applications in the rapidly evolving field of Industrial Technology. Also, it serves as a conduit for channelling advanced research and applications to the regional industry. It brings together researchers, from industry and academia, active in industrial technological fields to discuss current developments and future perspective’.
Venue : Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
26-28 International Conference on Intelligent Computing and Applications [ICICA 2020]
‘ICICA 2020 will be a remarkable event which can bring together professors, researchers and students in the field of Intelligent Computing and Applications making the conference a perfect platform to share experience, foster collaborations across industry and academia, and evaluate emerging technologies across the globe’.
Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.
26-28 New ! Reggio Inspired Pedagogy [Melbourne]
‘This workshop is composed of opportunities for experiential and collaborative hands-on learning opportunities. Participants will have the opportunity to be fully engaged, interact with colleagues, reflect on, and document their learning in an environment that is supportive and meets an educator’s need to gain practical knowledge that can be applied to teaching practices’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
27 New ! Innovate - Year 9 Food Technology [Wollongong]
‘Designed to assist teachers to engage students in the Stage 5 Food Technology 2020 implementation. Turbo-charge your Food Technology lessons by captivating your students’ interest and imagination in problem-based learning opportunities. We’ll supply recipes, activities, student work-booklets, assessment tasks, marking criteria and units of work. We’ll also jump start your knowledge of the major changes, so you walk into the classroom feeling enthusiastic and equipped’.
Venue : Centro CBD Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW.
27 Michael Fullan : West Australian Workshop
‘Whether you are at the school, region or state level you will have the opportunity to learn about the latest leadership ideas from research, practice and colleagues, and from Fullan himself who continues to work with education systems around the globe. Use this day to build your leadership team and to test and expand your own leadership effectiveness’.
Venue : Pan Pacific Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
27-28 International Conference on Academic Disciplines [ICAD] 2020
The conference will ‘bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Academic Disciplines. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
27-28 New ! International Conference on Innovations in Engineering and Technology [ICIET] 2020 [Sydney]
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 Innovations in Engineering and Technology. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
27-28 RTI at Work™ Workshop [Brisbane]
‘Response to intervention [RTI] is not a series of implementation steps to cross off of a list, but a way of thinking about how educators can ensure each student receives the time and support needed to achieve success. This workshop is designed for school teams who have started RTI but are still refining processes or experiencing challenges’.
Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.
27-28 New ! Teenagers and Risky Behaviours [Sydney]
‘Come to this important conference on teenage health. Learn about some of the tough issues that are confronting teenagers, their families, and schools. Topics include : The age of consent; Images of the body; Peer pressure everywhere; Drugs; Sex and sexuality; Cyber-bullying; Building resilient teenagers’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
27-28 New ! The Enrolled Nurses Conference [Brisbane]
‘As the health system constantly changes, make sure you are one of the well-informed and up-to-date nursing professionals. Attend this conference and learn about : Professional opportunities for enrolled nurses; Medication updates; What you need to know about wounds; Latest trends in diabetes care; How to deal with ethical dilemmas; How holistic care differs from a medical model of care’.
Venue : Mercure Hotel Brisbane, North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
27-29 INSPIRE Conference 2020
‘​The conference motif INSPIRE aims to act as a contagion for social and pedagogical change within the early years’ sector. The conference includes national and international speakers who will challenge us to dream, to act, and not be limited by what we have, but to dream about what can be. We will explore the multiple interpretations of inspiration; offering dreams, creativity and innovation as a provocation to launch and ground ideas and stories’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
28 New ! Captivate Year 10 - Food Technology [Wollongong]
‘Designed to assist teachers to involve students in the Stage 5 Food Technology 2020-2021 implementation. Increase student engagement in your Food Technology lessons by captivating your students’ attention and enthusiasm in a variety of appealing tasks. We’ll supply recipes, activities, student work-booklets, assessment tasks. We’ll also jumpstart your knowledge of the major changes, so you walk into the classroom feeling enthusiastic and equipped’.
Venue : Centro CBD Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW.
28 New ! Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Adelaide]
‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.
Venue : Cliftons Adelaide, Kent Town, Adelaide, South Australia.
28 New ! Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Adelaide]
‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.
Venue : Cliftons Adelaide, Kent Town, Adelaide, South Australia.
28-29 4th Australia and New Zealand Conference on Advanced Research [ANZCAR-2020]
‘The main theme of this conference is Breakthrough to Excellence. 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 : Bayview on The Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
28-29 New ! Federation of Parents and Citizens Associations NSW 2020 Conference
‘The 2020 Conference is for member P&C Associations across New South Wales to attend and participate in, regardless of geographic location’.
Venue : Dubbo Regional Theatre and Convention Centre, Dubbo, NSW.
29 New ! Phonemic Awareness [Gold Coast]
‘US trained and Queensland based facilitators Zoe Baer and Cassie Mutimer will train teachers to use the curriculum written by Dr Michael Heggerty : “Phonemic Awareness : The Skills That They Need to Help Them Succeed !”’.
Venue : Mantra Legends Hotel, Surfers Paradise, Queensland.
29/2-4/3 New ! Ottawa 2020
‘Ottawa 2020 provides the opportunity for all involved in the assessment of competence of medical and healthcare personnel from around the world to come together to discuss the current status and future directions. Keynote speakers will challenge the audience and stimulate new ways of thinking about assessment and evaluation. The continuum of education will be addressed in medicine, dentistry, nursing and the other healthcare professions, from undergraduate through postgraduate/specialist training to the often neglected area of continuing professional development’.
Venue : Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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1-4 ISPIM Connects Bangkok Conference
‘ISPIM Connects Bangkok will bring together over 250 innovation professionals from research, industry, consulting and the public sector from 20+ countries. Connect with top international innovation managers, researchers, and thought leaders. Gain global insights by contributing to local innovation challenges. Experience innovation in action by engaging in interactive site visits. Share your research or practical experience in innovation’.
Venue : TBC, Bangkok, Thailand.
2-3 New ! Emerging Leaders Development [Melbourne]
‘Take control of your career destiny, kick start your personal capability development and embrace the concepts of self-guidance and continuous improvement. The program works across three targeted areas and culminates in building a personal development plan to put it all into action’.
Venue : Level 7, 31 Queen Street, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-3 International Conference on Teaching, Education and Learning [ICTEL 2020]
Areas cover ‘new ideas, innovations, theoretical, methodological and empirical knowledge, and problem-solving techniques in the following disciplines, themes and areas of education : Accreditation, Arts and Humanities, Blended Education, Business Education, Contemporary Issues in Education, Curriculum, Distance Education, Educational Leadership, E-Learning’ and many more.
Venue : Victoria University City Convention Centre, City Flinders Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-3 PLC at Work® Institute [Hobart]
‘Achieve your goal of sustained, substantive school improvement where all students learn at high levels. Join us for a two-day PLC at Work® Institute, where you’ll get everything you need to establish and maintain our powerful process in your school. Learn, ask the experts, reflect with your team, and seek advice from those who have successfully built high-performing PLCs’.
Venue : TBC, Hobart, Tasmania.
2-4 New ! 11th International Conference on Business, Economics, Management and Marketing 2020
‘ICBEMM provides an opportunity for academics, practitioners, consultants, scholars, researchers and policy makers with different backgrounds and experiences, to present their papers in the conference and to discuss their experiences, new ideas, research results, as well as any practical challenges encountered and/or the solutions adopted during their work’.
Venue : University of Oxford, St Anne’s College, Oxford, United Kingdom.
2-4 14th annual International Technology, Education and Development Conference [INTED2020]
‘INTED is one of the largest international education conferences for lecturers, researchers, technologists and professionals from the educational sector. After 14 years, it has become a reference event where more than 700 experts from 80 countries will get together to present their projects and share their knowledge on teaching and learning methodologies and innovations on educational technology’.
Venue : Hotel Melia Valencia, Valencia, Spain.
2-6 Open Education Week 2020
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3 Perth Youth Leadership Conference 2020
‘Run by youth for youth, our State Youth Leadership Conference is designed to inspire, strengthen and empower our future leaders. This action packed one-day event consists of internationally recognised speakers and team activities, focusing on four key outcomes the education system misses : Leadership, teamwork, communication, and entrepreneurship’.
Venue : Ibis Hotel, Perth, Western Australia.
4 New ! Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Melbourne]
‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.
Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
4 PLC at Work™ Workshop [Adelaide]
‘Engage with the world’s leading authorities on professional learning communities to Explore the four critical questions of PLC at Work and learn the characteristics that set PLCs apart from more traditional models of schooling. Learn how to shift your school’s culture from a focus on “my students” to a focus on “our students”. Acquire structures and strategies to help teams stay focused on doing work that increases student achievement’ and much more.
Venue : TBC, Adelaide, South Australia.
4-5 Bettshow Asia 2020
‘The Leadership Summit is a great networking opportunity, allowing delegates to share their wealth of knowledge and experiences as well as learn from one another about effectively implementing educational technology in the classroom and gain valuable CPD. The Tech in Action area brings together educators, leaders, practitioners and industry experts from throughout the region and across the globe. Their presence is of great importance to engage with the latest industry solutions, and to develop knowledge and ideas in order to work towards a common goal for internationalising best practice and improving student outcomes’.
Venue : Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
4-6 Evidence Based Policy Summit 2020
‘The Evidence Based Policy Summit addresses the fundamental themes that are key to good policy. Through informative keynotes, real-world case studies and interactive conversations you’ll get all you need to drive genuine results through evidence backed policy’.
Venue : Crowne Plaza Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
4-7 New ! HERA Conference 2020
The theme of the conference is ‘The Humanities : Why They Matter, Why We Should Care’.
Venue : Palmer House Hotel, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
5 Adelaide Youth Leadership Conference 2020
‘Run by youth for youth, our State Youth Leadership Conference is designed to inspire, strengthen and empower our future leaders. This action packed one-day event consists of internationally recognised speakers and team activities, focusing on four key outcomes the education system misses : Leadership, teamwork, communication, and entrepreneurship’.
Venue : TBC, Adelaide, South Australia.
5 New ! Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Sydney]
‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.
Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
5-6 New ! Emerging Leaders Development [Brisbane]
‘Take control of your career destiny, kick start your personal capability development and embrace the concepts of self-guidance and continuous improvement. The program works across three targeted areas and culminates in building a personal development plan to put it all into action’.
Venue : Level 1, 60 Edward Street, Brisbane, Queensland.
8-9 International Conference on Psychology, Language and Teaching [ICPLT] 2020
The Conference ‘aims to be one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Psychology, Language and Teaching. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Psychology, Language and Teaching related techniques’.
Venue : Park Regis North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
8-9 International Conference on Science, Innovation and Management [ICSIM] 2020
‘The conference will be an international forum for the presentation of technological advances and research results in the fields of Business Management and Information Technology. The conference will bring together leading researchers, engineers and scientists in the domain of Business Management and Information Technology interest from around the world.’.
Venue : Park Regis North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
8-9 New ! International Conference on Science, Social Science and Economics [IC3SE] 2020
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 Science, Social Science and Economics. It also 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’.
Venue : Hotel MyStays Shin-Osaka Conference Centre, Osaka, Japan.
8-10 New ! Women’s Leadership and Empowerment Conference 2020 [WLEC2020]
‘This highly exciting and challenging international Conference is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, advanced students, and others’.
Retreat dates : 11th - 12th March 2020.
Venue : The Patra Bali Resort and Villas, Bali, Indonesia.
8-13 New ! International Youth Nuclear Congress 2020
‘Under the theme Diversity in Nuclear, the mission of IYNC2020 is to promote and enable the diversity of people engaged in the many peaceful uses of nuclear science and technology’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
9-10 11th VET Policy and Compliance Summit 2020
‘The VET Policy and Compliance Summit is the largest event for RTOs CEOs, managers, consultants, and VET quality and compliance professionals in Australia. It will provide you with the knowledge, strategies, and solutions you need to effectively manage quality and compliance’.
Venue : Rydges World Square Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
9-10 New ! Emergent Curriculum in Children’s Learning Environment
‘The focus of this interactive workshop is to enhance understanding and application about emergent curriculum principles in developing learning environments for young children. participants will gain a deeper understanding about the principles of emergent curriculum - documentation of learning, planning based on documentation and children’s interests and learning, interpretation of documentation, organisation of an environment that supports active engagement for both individual and groups of children’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
10 New ! Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Canberra]
‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.
Venue : Cliftons Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
10 New ! Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Canberra]
‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.
Venue : Cliftons Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
10 Melbourne Youth Leadership Conference 2020
‘Run by youth for youth, our State Youth Leadership Conference is designed to inspire, strengthen and empower our future leaders. This action packed one-day event consists of internationally recognised speakers and team activities, focusing on four key outcomes the education system misses : Leadership, teamwork, communication, and entrepreneurship’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
11 New ! Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Sydney]
‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.
Venue : Cliftons Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
11 New ! The BiG Day In [Wagga Wagga]
‘The BiG Day In events are aimed at senior secondary school and university students interested in careers in ICT and technology. BiG Day In helps students obtain more information about ICT and technology careers, and hopefully helps them make a better-informed decision about their future’.
Venue : Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, NSW.
11 New ! VET Policy and Compliance Summit 2020
‘The Annual VET Policy and Compliance Summit will give you access to relevant and up-to-date information, strategic planning and compliance and networking’.
Note : Pre-Summit Workshops on 9 and 10 March 2020.
Venue : Rydges World Square Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
11-12 National Early Years Summit 2020 [ARACY]
‘Join leading thinkers and change-makers at the National Early Years Summit which will look ahead and ask : What should a blueprint for children’s wellbeing look like ? The event aims to make an ambitious movement towards systems change for children’s wellbeing in the early years, going above and beyond sharing information and networking’.
Venue : TBC, Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
11-12 New ! Power of Play [Melbourne]
‘Participants will be able to understand why play is such a powerful tool to maximize children’s learning; the role of the adult in facilitating active play; how core play activities integrate and develop cognitive, social emotional, motor, language, and creative competence; and ow to apply knowledge of learning principles toward organising learning environments for active play’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
12 New ! Finance for Non-Finance Managers 2020 [Brisbane]
‘Finance For Non-Finance Managers is an interactive and practical program that will equip you with the skills to make more informed decisions that yield improved financial results. You will learn how to operate in financial management effectively and with confidence. This includes an understanding of financial and accounting fundamentals, how finance operates within an organisation, how to read and interpret budgeting and financial statements, planning and budgeting frameworks, financial rations, managing cash flows and making strategic financial decisions’.
Venue : Cliftons Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
12 New ! Launching Spelling through Shared Reading and Writing
‘Join us while we see and hear how children are introduced to words, letters and letter patterns during shared reading and shared and interactive writing, and then use this information as they create their own texts. Whether you’re teaching Kindergarten or an older grade, using a spelling program or not, come along to hear how you can support your students’ spelling confidence and development’.
Venue : Adamstown Public School, Adamstown, NSW.
12 New ! Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Brisbane]
‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.
Venue : Cliftons Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
12 Sydney Youth Leadership Conference 2020
‘Run by youth for youth, our State Youth Leadership Conference is designed to inspire, strengthen and empower our future leaders. This action packed one-day event consists of internationally recognised speakers and team activities, focusing on four key outcomes the education system misses : Leadership, teamwork, communication, and entrepreneurship’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
12 Victoria Regional Conference for Middle Years #VICAS20
Adolescent Success. ‘Middle Years expert Keynote Speakers. Opportunities for you to present. Facilitated networking/sharing practice. Research based sessions on transitions and well being in the middle years’.
Venue : Kingswood College, Box Hill South, Victoria.
12-13 2020 Spring Global Leadership and Management Conference
‘The aim of Global Conference on Leadership and Management is to provide an opportunity for leaders and managers from various fields to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of administrators. The Global Conference on Leadership and Management invites research papers that encompass conceptual analysis, design implementation and performance evaluation’.
Venue : University of Riverside, Riverside, California, USA.
12-13 Australian Inclusive Schooling Conference
‘The Conference is an unmissable opportunity for those with an interest in and passion for inclusive education. The event will bring together Australian and international leaders in the field of inclusive education to share informative and engaging presentations on the philosophy, research and practice of inclusive education. The conference will showcase current research, innovative approaches and strategies to include and engage students with disabilities’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
12-13 New ! Fierce Conversations [Brisbane]
QASSP. ‘This two-day workshop teaches participants how to have Fierce Conversations: productive dialogue that interrogates reality, provokes learning, resolves tough challenges and enriches relationships’.
Venue : QASSP Leadership Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
12-13 International Conference on Applied Bayesian Statistics 2020
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Applied Bayesian Statistics’.
Venue : TBC, London,United Kingdom.
13 Ballarat Regional Conference for Middle Years #BALCAS20
Adolescent Success. ‘Middle Years expert Keynote Speakers. Opportunities for you to present. Facilitated networking/sharing practice. Research based sessions on transitions and well being in the middle years’.
Venue : Mt Clear College, Mount Clear, Victoria.
13 Brisbane Youth Leadership Conference 2020
‘Run by youth for youth, our State Youth Leadership Conference is designed to inspire, strengthen and empower our future leaders. This action packed one-day event consists of internationally recognised speakers and team activities, focusing on four key outcomes the education system misses : Leadership, teamwork, communication, and entrepreneurship’.
Venue : TBC, Brisbane, Queensland.
13 New ! Leading with Emotional Intelligence 2020 [Melbourne]
‘This one day intensive will give you the skills to communicate effectively in any situation, cultivate relationships, successfully liaise with clients and suppliers and solve a variety of workplace personnel problems. This course will ensure that you leave with the understanding of how to manage emotions and to harness emotions to influence and further your career’.
Venue : Cliftons Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
13-14 New ! Guiding Children’s Behaviour Positively and Effectively
‘The focus of this interactive workshop is to enhance understanding of how to guide children’s behaviour positively and effectively. Participants will identify and discuss : The reasons for children’s behaviours; Typical challenging behaviours; Seven steps to guiding behaviour effectively; Negotiating with Children; and Strategies to avoid’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
13-14 New ! The 21st Century Learning Conference [21CLHK12]
‘A Conference that Focuses on Contemporary Practice and Innovation in K-12 Education. Conference themes include Innovation, Leadership in Education, Student Voice, Education Technology, Wellness and Mindfulness and Sustainability’.
Preconferences held on 11 and 12 March.
Venue : Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wan Chai, Hong Kong.
13-15 EDC2020 - Education and Development Conference 2020
‘This highly exciting and challenging international Conference on education 2020 is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, advanced students and others’.
Venue : The Patra Bali Resort and Villas, Bali, Indonesia.
13-16 New ! Tasmanian State Conference 2020 [UN Youth Australia]
‘State Conference is our premier educational event. It is a long weekend of educational workshops, informative and inspiring guest speakers and stimulating model UN debate. Perhaps even better though is the chance to spend time with over 50 other young people from right around Tasmania. Open to all students in grades 9-12, this is a fantastic way to meet people who are interested in global issues just like you !’
Venue : The Lea Scout Centre, Kingston, Tasmania.
14 TEDxYouth@Perth
‘A TEDx youth event license follows the same format as the standard event license and fall within the same TEDx event rules, except this event is oriented towards youth. TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group’.
Venue : State Theatre Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
14-15 New ! International Conference on Social Sciences and Humanities : For Sustainability and better Services to Humanities [SHSS-2020]
The Conference ‘aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Economics, Trade and Development, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Potts Points, Sydney, NSW.
14-16 2020 ASCD Empower Conference
‘Check back in September for information about the 2020 ASCD Empower Conference’. Find out what happened at Empower19 as a precursor to possible involvement.
Venue : Los Angeles, California, USA.
15-18 New ! 2020 Principal and Executives Conference ‘Declutter’-National
‘The theme of the conference is ‘Declutter : Capturing the Essentials’. Registration open, further details to come’.
Venue : Pan Pacific Hotel Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
15-18 Oxford International Round Table Symposium - Childhood Education
‘Topics of Interest will include but are not limited to : Early Childhood Education, Children’s Literature [Kidlit], Special and Gifted Education, School Administration and Leadership, Education Trends, K-12 Schools, School Governance, At Risk Children and School Safety’.
Venue : Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford, Oxford, England.
15-18 Oxford International Round Table Symposiums - 2020 Special and Gifted Education
‘Suggested topics but not limited to : Special Education, Gifted Education, Psychology, Exceptional Education and At Risk Children’.
Venue : Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford, Oxford, England.
16 New ! Amplify Your Impact [Brisbane]
QASSP. ‘In this workshop, Andrew equips leaders with a new suite of skills that enables them to be resilient while delivering results in a demanding context’.
Venue : QASSP Leadership Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
16-17 New ! World Congress on Advanced Nursing and Nursing Practice 2020
‘The theme of the conference is Developing New Knowledge on Nursing. The congress will focus on educational advanced nursing research directed towards its impact on clinical practice and outcomes, through oral and poster presentations, educational workshop sessions, and influential plenary presentations’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Warwick Farm, Warwick Farm, Sydney, NSW.
16-18 New ! Women’s Leadership Success in Higher Education
‘Become your most powerful self. Join women from across higher education to gain confidence as a leader, prioritise your goals, chart your career path, and expand your network’.
Venue : Renaissance Seattle Hotel, Seattle, Washington, USA.
17 New ! Literacy and learning in Kindergarten [Perth]
‘What to teach ? When to screen ? How to cater for the range in ability ? This one day Literacy and Learning in the Early Years seminar will provide you with the structure and tools to improve the literacy outcomes of your early years students’.
Venue : PLD Literacy and Learning [Perth], Perth, Western Australia.
17-19 IB Global Conference [Bangkok 2020]
‘The conference will offer you a chance to meet, engage and share experiences with IB educators from all over the world. Discover new ideas for your IB program[s], learn from IB practitioners, reflect on your practice, and leave with inspiration and renewed energy to bring back to your school’.
Venue : Centara Grand and Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld, Bangkok, Thailand.
18 New ! Amplify Your Impact [Toowoomba]
QASSP. ‘In this workshop, Andrew equips leaders with a new suite of skills that enables them to be resilient while delivering results in a demanding context’.
Venue : TBC, Toowoomba, Queensland.
18 New ! The BiG Day In [UTS Sydney Day 1]
‘The BiG Day In events are aimed at senior secondary school and university students interested in careers in ICT and technology. BiG Day In helps students obtain more information about ICT and technology careers, and hopefully helps them make a better-informed decision about their future’.
Venue : University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
18-19 New ! Assurance of Learning Seminar I
‘Assurance of Learning [AoL] is an ongoing and valuable process with continuous improvement at its core. If you are trying to figure out how to create an effective AoL process, this seminar will give you the confidence and the necessary tools to move forward’.
Venue : Universitas Gadjah Mada, Faculty of Economics and Business, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
18-20 National Volunteering Conference 2020
‘With the theme of Diversity, Power, Purpose, the National Volunteering Conference will challenge delegates to leverage the diversity of the volunteering sector and harness its power to address some of the most significant issues faced by the community. Delegates will be inspired to learn, collaborate and shape the future of volunteering in Australia’.
Venue : Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
18-21 Oxford International Round Table Symposium - Literature, Language and Arts
‘Topics of Interest will include but are not limited to : Literature, Children’s Literature [Kidlit], Women in Literature, Language, Allusions to God in Literature, The History of Literature and The Two Cultures’.
Venue : Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford, Oxford, England.
19 New ! Literacy and learning in Year 1 and 2 [Perth]
‘What to teach ? When to screen ? How to cater for the range in ability ? This one day Literacy and Learning in the Early Years seminar will provide you with the structure and tools to improve the literacy outcomes of your Year 1 and 2 students’.
Venue : PLD Literacy and Learning [Perth], Perth, Western Australia.
19 New ! The BiG Day In [UTS Sydney Day 2]
‘The BiG Day In events are aimed at senior secondary school and university students interested in careers in ICT and technology. BiG Day In helps students obtain more information about ICT and technology careers, and hopefully helps them make a better-informed decision about their future’.
Venue : University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
19-20 International Conference - New Perspectives in Science Education [Edition 9]
‘The event offers the opportunity to interact with experts in the field of Science Education from all around the world. The conference promotes transnational cooperation and shares good practice in the field of innovation for Science Education. Teachers, researchers, practitioners and project managers from all over the world are invited to take part in the Conference’.
Venue : Grand Hotel Mediterraneo, Florence, Italy.
19-20 International Conference on Agricultural and Biological Science [ICABS] 2020
‘The key intention is to provide an opportunity for global participants to share their ideas and experience in person with peers expected to join from different parts on the world. In addition this gathering will help the delegates to establish research or business relations as well as find international linkages for future collaborations in their career paths’.
Venue : Ramada Plaza Jeju, Jeju Island, South Korea.
19-20 New ! The Enrolled Nurses Conference [Sydney]
‘As the health system constantly changes, make sure you are one of the well-informed and up-to-date nursing professionals. Attend this conference and learn about : Professional opportunities for enrolled nurses; Medication updates; What you need to know about wounds; Latest trends in diabetes care; How to deal with ethical dilemmas; How holistic care differs from a medical model of care’.
Venue : Rydges Sydney Central, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
20 New ! Amplify Your Impact [Roma]
QASSP. ‘In this workshop, Andrew equips leaders with a new suite of skills that enables them to be resilient while delivering results in a demanding context’.
Venue : TBC, Roma, Queensland.
20 New ! Literacy and Learning in Years 3 to 6 [Perth]
‘What to teach ? When to screen ? How to cater for the range in ability ? This one day Literacy and Learning in Years 3, 4, 5, and 6 seminar will provide you with the structure and tools to improve the literacy outcomes of your middle and upper primary students’.
Venue : PLD Literacy and Learning, Perth, Western Australia.
20 New ! Visual Thinking Strategies
‘VTS is an inquiry-based approach to experiencing art through careful, close looking and questioning. Participants will gain insight into how VTS can be used to make meaningful connections with contemporary Australian art and how VTS pedagogy connects directly to the Victorian Curriculum, developing students’ capabilities for critical and creative thinking’.
Venue : Geelong Gallery, Geelong, Victoria.
20 Youth Wellness and Positive Education Conference 2020
‘An essential one-day conference to start 2020 focusing on how to improve wellbeing and happiness in your school. Some topics and workshops include Building positive relationships through the power of human connection, games and fun in the classroom, Emotional literacy activities and ideas to use at home and in school, Emotional regulation/reframing skills, Building Mental Health and wellbeing in children in the curriculum and Embedding Positive Education into the whole school’.
Venue : St Kilda Football Club - RSEA Park, Moorabbin, Victoria.
20-21 New ! International Conference on Language, Literature and Culture [ICLLC] 2020
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. It also 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’.
Venue : Village Hotel Changi, Singapore.
20-22 New ! Victorian State Conference 2020 [UN Youth Australia]
‘State Conference is UN Youth Victoria’s flagship event for students in year 10 to 12. It’s an unforgettable weekend of workshops, model UN and social activities. It is an opportunity to discuss the issues that matter to you, and make friends for life from across the state’.
Venue : TBC, Victoria.
21-22 New ! International Symposium [WIDA]
‘The WIDA Symposium is a forum for innovation and reciprocal learning. You will learn about new resources and developments from WIDA. We will also showcase innovation from across the WIDA International School Consortium; you will be able to share both your questions and your good ideas with colleagues from around the region. The Symposium is an exclusive benefit for members of the WIDA International School Consortium’.
Venue : Stamford American International School, Singapore.
22-26 Updated ! Asia Pacific Association for International Education [APAIE] Vancouver Conference 2020
‘The APAIE Annual Conference and Exhibition attracts around 200 exhibitors and 1500 delegates each year. The Conference brings together international education policy-makers, practitioners and experts from across the globe to the Asia Pacific to network, improve professional skills and learn about new developments in international education. The growing attendance each year at the Conference reflects the burgeoning interest in the region and recognition of the Asia Pacific’s important role in international education’.
Venue : Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.
23-24 Learning Sprints Summit 2020
‘Be inspired by national and international speakers, attend practical breakouts and gain valuable insights from real leaders successfully implementing Learning Sprints. Please note that this Summit is designed for educators who are already thoroughly engaged with the Learning Sprints process & have attended one of our programs ’.
Venue : Aerial UTS Function Centre, University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo, NSW.
23-27 New ! 10th international Learning Analytics & Knowledge Conference [LAK’20]
‘The Society for Learning Analytics Research [SoLAR] - an interdisciplinary network of leading international researchers who are exploring the role and impact of analytics on teaching, learning, training and development’.
Venue : Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt, Germany.
24-25 International Conference on Education and E-Learning [ICEEL] 2020
‘The idea of the conference is for scientists, scholars, engineers and students from the universities all around the world and the industry to present ongoing research activities, and hence to foster research relations between universities and industry. It provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish business or research relations and to find global partners for future collaboration’.
Venue : Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
24-25 New ! International Conference on Teaching, Education and Learning [ICTEL 2020]
‘Conference Themes : Teaching, Education & Learning’. Other information from the site.
Venue : The Graduate Club, Suntec City Guild House, Suntec City Mall, Singapore.
24-26 New ! Implementing Differentiation in Teaching & Learning
‘The Implementing Differentiation in Teaching & Learning conference will bring together representatives from Independent, Catholic and Public schools to begin an interactive discussion on how schools can tackle some of the biggest challenges to differentiated teaching’.
Venue : CQ Functions Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-27 New ! EA PA Summit 2020
‘You’re invited to be part of an experience featuring world-class contributors and to come together with other like-minded EA Professionals to grow yourself and become a powerhouse EA. Whether you want to take the next step in your career or gain valuable insights in how to better operate in your role, the EAPA Summit 2019 is your one stop masterclass’.
Venue : Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour, Sydney NSW.
25:28 New ! SAR 2020 Global Congress
‘The 2020 Global Congress theme, Truth, Power & Society : The Promise of Higher Education in Challenging Times reflects three core roles of higher education : research and teaching leading to new insights and understanding, evidence-based contributions to public discourse and policy, and meaningful engagement with the broadest public good. How scholars, students, leaders, and the public understand these roles goes to the heart of increasing pressures on higher education around the world’.
Venue : March 25-26 - Washington DC, March 26-28 - Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
25-26 New ! The Human Executive Assistant - EAN Sydney Conference 2020
‘Our most timely and relevant conference ever – featuring 6 interactive sessions for EAs grappling with the future of their role and of work. The 14th Anniversary of the Most Highly-Acclaimed Forum for EAs and PAs in Australia’.
Venue : Luna Park, Sydney, NSW.
25-27 New ! THE Teaching Excellence Summit 2020
‘The potential of edtech to enhance both teaching and learning continues to evolve, and as it does, so do the challenges on how best to leverage this tool to improve learning. At this summit, we will examine edtech’s role in the curriculum, but also its role in measuring the impact of teaching on students’ aptitude for and attitude to learning’.
Venue : Tianjin, China.
26-27 International Conference on Education, Teaching and E-learning [ICETE] 2020
The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Education, Teaching and E-learning. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
26-27 New ! International Conference on Learning in Higher Education [Sydney]
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 Learning in Higher Education. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
26-27 The Marzano Resources Summit [Brisbane]
‘The Marzano Resources Summit is a leading school transformation event for F–12 educators. The summit’s keynotes, breakout sessions and resources translate Dr Robert J Marzano’s 50 years of research into practical strategies attendees can use to significantly advance student achievement’.
Venue : Pullman Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland.
27 New ! Little Scientists STEM Engineering Workshop [Doncaster]
‘This STEM learning opportunity will help you discover forces and effects while leveraging, lifting, swinging and moving bodies; invent, design and construct models and find your inner engineer; feel inspired to promote children’s technical education; implement our inquiry-based educational approach; benefit from the exchange with other educators and teachers; feel confident in unlocking the wonders of STEM; and take home information and inspiration in the Engineering booklet and cards you receive’.
Venue : MC2 Manningham City Square - Doncaster Room, Doncaster, Victoria.
27 New ! The BiG Day In [Canberra]
‘The BiG Day In events are aimed at senior secondary school and university students interested in careers in ICT and technology. BiG Day In helps students obtain more information about ICT and technology careers, and hopefully helps them make a better-informed decision about their future’.
Venue : Sports Hall, Australian National University, Acton, ACT.
27 New ! Youth Wellness & Positive Education Conference 2020 [Adelaide]
‘An essential one-day conference to start 2020 focusing on how to improve wellbeing and happiness in your school. Some topics and workshops include Building positive relationships through the power of human connection, games and fun in the classroom; Happiness, it’s causes and consequences; Emotional literacy activities and ideas to use at home and in school; Building Mental Health and wellbeing in children in the curriculum; Embedding Positive Education into the whole school; and Developing the whole student: How to use character strengths to improve engagement, performance and satisfaction’.
Venue : St Andrew’s School, Walkerville, South Australia.
27-28 New ! Wellbeing Mana Atua
‘In 2020 we bring you Wellbeing – Mana Atua, a timely conference theme that will have us all delving into our own emotional health and wellbeing as the best investment we can make in ourselves and our futures’.
Venue : Distinction Rotorua Hotel and Conference Centre, Rotorua, New Zealand.
28-29 International Conference on Global Education Policy, Management and Leadership [ICGEPML] 2020
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Global Education Policy, Management and Leadership’.
Venue : TBC, Singapore.
28-29 International Conference on Special Education, Individual Differences and Needs [ICSEIDN] 2020
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 Special Education, Individual Differences and Needs’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
28-29 APRU Provosts’ Forum 2020
‘Details of the meeting will soon be available. Please stay tuned’.
Venue : Tsinghua University, Beijing, China.
28-30 New ! 8th International Conference on Information and Education Technology [ICIET 2020]
‘ICIET will be an international forum for discussions on recent advances in the fields of Information and Education Technology, and on applications of these technologies in various fields’.
Venue : Okayama University, Okayama, Japan.

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2-3 New ! CAULLT Conference Melbourne 2020
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Deakin Downtown, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-3 ECEC Innovation Forum 2020
Where Early Childhood Education and Care meets the future. ‘Benefit from the knowledge and experience of sector leaders as we explore how innovation can and will shape the future of ECEC. Connect and build relationships with ECEC sector leaders, operators, managers and solution providers’.
Venue : Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach, Brighton-Le-Sands, Sydney, NSW.
5-7 World Literacy Summit 2020
The summit ‘will serve as a unique opportunity for delegates to collaborate, share ideas and learn. It provides a platform for debate, discussion, and sharing of knowledge between some of the world’’s most ardent literacy and educational leaders, institutions, organisations and pioneers’. Learn. Empower. Collaborate.
Venue : Sheldonian, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom.
6-8 New ! AICSSE 2020 Cambridge
‘The overall objective of AICSSE is to provide platform and stimulate discussion on key issues affecting education, gender studies, environmental studies, urban and regional studies, philosophy, social justice and sociology, business management and law in related areas. It provides an opportunity for academics, practitioners, consultants, scholars, researchers and policy makers, with different backgrounds and experiences’.
Venue : University of Cambridge, Newnham College, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
6-10 SITE 2020
‘This society represents individual teacher educators and affiliated organisations of teacher educators in all disciplines, who are interested in the creation and dissemination of knowledge about the use of information technology in teacher education and faculty/staff development’.
Venue : New Orleans Marriott Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
8-9 New ! Emerging Leaders Development [Brisbane]
‘Take control of your career destiny, kick start your personal capability development and embrace the concepts of self-guidance and continuous improvement. The program works across three targeted areas and culminates in building a personal development plan to put it all into action’.
Venue : Level 1, 60 Edward Street, Brisbane, Queensland.
11-12 New ! International Forum for Academic Research in Entrepreneurship and Social Sciences [ARES-2020]
The conference ‘aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Economics, Trade and Development, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Potts Point, Sydney, NSW.
12-14 ACT Conference - UN Youth Australia
‘A three day event bringing together high school students from across the ACT and surrounds to explore and discuss issues facing the global community today. Run entirely by young people for young people, this conference is an opportunity for students to engage in workshops, speaker sessions, problem-solving programs, and’ more.
Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
14-16 ACCE 2020
‘It’s a great chance for educators across Australia [and the world] to come together and see what Victoria has to offer’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
15-17 Updated ! 2020 Groningen Declaration Network Annual Meeting
‘Under the broad theme of Using Innovation to Disrupt: Creating a Sustainable Digital Ecosystem for Learners, stakeholders from around the globe will meet to share experiences, insights and innovations on student mobility, digital credentials and collaborative activities taking place around the world’.
Venue : TBC, Delhi, India.
15-17 ICEF Australia New Zealand [ANZA]
‘Both Australia and New Zealand offer world-class education, travel, and lifestyle opportunities at competitive price points, making them highly attractive destinations for students and youth travellers from across the globe. Each year ANZA attracts hundreds of educators, work and travel organisations, industry service providers, and international agents [buyers] who send thousands of students and youth travellers to the region annually’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
15-18 15th International Conference of the Association for Language Awareness [ALA 2020]
‘How is the learning and teaching of languages being reconceptualised in our globalised, digital age ? What are the implications for the development of language awareness, and in what new and innovative ways can teachers engage with it ? How do new global paradigms and technologies further principles of language awareness such as reflection on language and the encouragement of learners to gain insights into how languages work ?’
Venue : Deakin University, Waterfront Campus, Geelong, Victoria.
16-17 Entrepreneurial Universities Workshop
‘The workshop is designed to support university leaders, managers, administrators, professionals, academics and researchers working towards developing a more entrepreneurial institution and making improvements to their institutions performance and impact. If you are committed to helping your university to become more entrepreneurial, this is your stage to meet like-minded others and learn how to overcome the common obstacles to successful change’.
Venue : Amsterdam Science Park, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
17-18 New ! Creating Strategic Industry Partnerships Workshop [UIIN]
‘Gain insights into the success factors for strategic partnerships, share experience and best practices, assess and further develop your current engagement with external partners, and learn a methodology that you can use in your home institution. This workshop has been devised to support university managers, leaders, administrators, professionals in the interface with industry, academics and researchers who are seeking improvements in their partnership management’.
Venue : Helsinki, Finland.
17-21 AERA Annual Meeting 2020
‘It is going to be a trendsetter Meeting, recognised as one of the most state of-the-art meetings within the Education, Learning, Teaching, Educational Research, Educational Technology and Educational Opportunities aspects’.
Venue : TBC, San Francisco, California, USA.
20-21 New ! Emerging Leaders Development [Melbourne]
‘Take control of your career destiny, kick start your personal capability development and embrace the concepts of self-guidance and continuous improvement. The program works across three targeted areas and culminates in building a personal development plan to put it all into action’.
Venue : Level 7, 31 Queen Street, Melbourne, Victoria.
20/4-26/6 New ! Online Facilitation [ACER]
‘Intended for educators new to online facilitation or those aspiring to improve their skills in online facilitation. The focus of the course is on the theory and practice of online pedagogy, how to facilitate online discussion and collaboration, and support student learning in the online environment ’.
Venue : Online.
22 New ! A Framework for Including Writing In Any Content Area
‘Mention writing to a non-ELA teacher and the first thing that often comes to mind is report or essay. Join me to think about daily and weekly writing strategies that anyone can implement to ensure that writing is happening in fun, easy, and natural ways across all content areas’. AMLE.
Venue : Webinar.
22-24 New ! Innovation and Impact Summit 2020
Times Higher Education. ‘The summit will build on THE’s global dialogue to unite leaders of the best and most ambitious universities with policymakers, world-class researchers and the companies that are shaping our future, around the contribution that higher education institutions can make to a successful, prosperous and sustainable innovation ecosystem’.
Venue : KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden.
23-24 New ! AVETRA Annual Conference 2020
20/20 vision for VET : Research at the centre of future policy and practice’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Citadines Conference Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
23-24 The Thirteenth International Conference on e-Learning & Innovative Pedagogies
The conference ‘features research addressing the following annual themes : Pedagogies; Institutions; Technologies and Social Transformations. The 2020 Special Focus is - There is No Scale: Distance and Access in the Era of Distributed Learning’.
Venue : University of the Aegean, Rhodes Campus, Rhodes, Greece.
24 New ! Little Scientists STEM Computer Science Workshop, [Erskineville]
‘This STEM learning opportunity will help you playfully explore algorithms, sequencing and sorting; discover the basics of computational thinking; learn how to connect theory and practice in an engaging way; implement our inquiry-based educational approach; feel confident in unlocking the wonders of STEM; benefit from the exchange with other educators and teachers; and take home information and inspiration in the Computer science booklet and cards you receive’.
Venue : Gowrie Training Room, Erskineville, NSW.
24 Redlands Regional Conference for Middle Years #REDCAS20
Adolescent Success. ‘Middle Years expert Keynote Speakers. Opportunities for you to present. Facilitated networking/sharing practice. Research based sessions on transitions and well being in the middle years’.
Venue : Redlands College, Wellington Point, Queensland.
24-25 New ! International Conference on Language, Literature and Culture [ICLLC] 2020
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. It also 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’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne Airport, Victoria.
24-25 New ! International Conference on Science, Social Science and Economics [IC3SE] 2020
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, Social Science and Economics. It also 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’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne Airport, Victoria.
27-28 New ! The Enrolled Nurses Conference [Adelaide]
‘As the health system constantly changes, make sure you are one of the well-informed and up-to-date nursing professionals. Attend this conference and learn about : Professional opportunities for enrolled nurses; Medication updates; What you need to know about wounds; Latest trends in diabetes care; How to deal with ethical dilemmas; How holistic care differs from a medical model of care’.
Venue : The Lakes Resort Hotel Adelaide, West Lakes, South Australia.
30/4-1/5 New ! The Enrolled Nurses Conference [Melbourne]
‘As the health system constantly changes, make sure you are one of the well-informed and up-to-date nursing professionals. Attend this conference and learn about : Professional opportunities for enrolled nurses; Medication updates; What you need to know about wounds; Latest trends in diabetes care; How to deal with ethical dilemmas; How holistic care differs from a medical model of care’.
Venue : Oaks on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.
30/4-1/5 New ! The Enrolled Nurses Conference [Perth]
‘As the health system constantly changes, make sure you are one of the well-informed and up-to-date nursing professionals. Attend this conference and learn about : Professional opportunities for enrolled nurses; Medication updates; What you need to know about wounds; Latest trends in diabetes care; How to deal with ethical dilemmas; How holistic care differs from a medical model of care’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Perth City Centre, Perth, Western Australia.

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