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Conferences & Events

conference [n.]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

October 2017
Date Event
1-5 10th World Congress of Chemical Engineering
‘The organisers are paying very special attention to young chemical engineers and future talents with knowledge, education and training as the first congress topic’.
Venue : Barcelona, Spain.
2-3 ICPEET 2017 : 19th International Conference on Preschool Education and Educational Technology
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Preschool Education and Educational Technology’.
Venue : Park Inn by Radisson Copenhagen Airport, København, Denmark.
2-3 7th Research Conference of the International Network for Innovative Apprenticeship
‘Modern Apprenticeships : Widening their scope, sustaining their quality’.
Venue : US Bureau of Labor Statistic, Washington, DC, USA.
2-3 The International Network on Innovative Apprenticeship Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Washington DC, USA.
2-4 CITRENZ Conference 2017
‘CITRENZ 2017 is the premiere computing education conference in New Zealand and spans all disciplines of computing and information technology education. While focusing on tertiary education, it also provides links from secondary education and further into the computing industry’.
Venue : Napier, New Zealand.
2-4 Making a Difference : Girls for Change Leadership Summit
A ‘two-day program to give girls who want to make a difference in their own lives, their communities and the world the confidence, skills and ideas to step up and lead’.
Venue : St Hilda’s Collegiate School, Dunedin, New Zealand.
2-6 World 100 Annual Conference 2017
‘Managing the reputations of the World’s leading universities’.
Venue : Utrecht, Netherlands.
3-4 Slide2Learn 2017
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Adelaide, South Australia.
3-5 ANZELA 2017 Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : TBC.
3-6 NZAMT 2017
‘With our “Back to the Future” theme this conference is simultaneously future focused and mindful of past wisdom. It embraces moving mathematics and statistics education forward with all its possibilities’.
Venue : Christchurch, New Zealand.
4 ACSA Australia Emerging Leaders Forum
‘A new signature program for educational leaders who influence student agency and wellbeing, and the professional growth of peers within and beyond their school. We call these amazing leaders middle leader’.
Venue : SHORE, Sydney Church of England Grammar School, North Sydney, NSW.
4-5 ECBA 2017
‘The conference will cover vital issues in Engineering & Technology, Computer, Basic and Applied Sciences Research & Practice under multiple sub-themes’.
Venue : Rydges Camperdown, Camperdown, Sydney NSW.
4-5 New ! International Conference on Management, Economics & Social Science [ICMESS] 2017
‘Providing an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and a result in Management, Economics and Social Science.The aim of the Conference is to provide a platform to the researchers and practitioners from both academia as well as industry to meet the share cutting-edge development in the field’.
Venue : Hyatt Regency Perth, Perth, Western Australia.
4-5 New ! International conferences on Economics and Social Sciences [ICESS] 2017
‘The idea of the conference is for the 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 : BTP Northshore Hamilton, Hamilton, Queensland.
4-6 2017 ACSA Biennial Curriculum Conference
‘This conference is for everyone - primary and secondary teachers, middle level leaders, curriculum leaders, principals, government leaders, education authorities, professional associations and academics alike - with thought provoking keynote presentations, masterclasses, workshops and a TeachMeet session’.
Venue : SHORE, Sydney Church of England Grammar School, North Sydney, NSW.
4-6 2017 Annual ACEL National Conference
‘Respect the past; Lead the present; Secure the future. Setting the learning agenda’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
4-6 2017 APACS National Conference
‘The theme this year covers the promotion of wellbeing, inclusion and engagement in education; exploring issues and practice in supporting families and schools to nurture the growing learners in their care’.
Venue : Rendezvous Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
4-6 Early Career Researcher Workshop
‘The 2017 workshop for Universitas 21 Early Career Researchers will be on the theme of “Interculturality and Multiculturalism : the challenges for changing societies”’.
Venue : Pontificia Universidad de Católica de Chile, Chile.
5-6 New ! International Conference on Arts, Education and Social Science [ICAES] 2017
‘Providing an opportunity for global participants to share their ideas and experience in person with their peers expected to join from different parts on the world. In addition this gathering will help delegates to establish research or business relations as well as to find international linkages for future collaborations in their career path’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-7 ICESS-2017
‘A prestigious event organized with a motivation to provide an excellent international platform for academicians, researchers, engineers, industrial participants and budding students around the world to share their research findings with global experts’.
Venue : Brentwood Hotel, Kilbirnie, Wellington, New Zealand.
7-8 Making a Difference : Girls for Change Leadership Summit
A ‘two-day program to give girls who want to make a difference in their own lives, their communities and the world the confidence, skills and ideas to step up and lead’.
Venue : St Margaret’s Anglican Girls School, Ascot, Brisbane, Queensland.
7-10 National Scientific Congress of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists
‘Bridging the Elements. Our Congress once again aims to bring together the many different elements of Anaesthesia’.
Venue : Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
8-9 National Boys’ Education Conference
‘A biennial event that provides teachers and academics with a unique opportunity to explore a range of interdisciplinary interests including promoting research in boys’ education, keeping informed on best practice and considering future directions in learning and teaching’.
Venue : The King’s School, North Parramatta, NSW.
8-11 HighEdWeb Annual Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Hartford, Connecticut, USA.
8-12 The International School on Research Impact Assessment
‘Participants will spend a week learning about research impact assessment through a combination of plenary and panel presentations, practical exercises and group discussions’.
Venue : Novo Nordisk’s Favrholm Campus, Hillerod, Denmark.
9-10 Annual International Conference on Computer Science Education : Innovation and Technology [CSEIT]
‘Designed to spark discussion among creative educators, researchers, consultants, training managers, policy makers, curriculum developers, entrepreneurs, and others in Computer Science Education. Many individuals are transforming learning environments in local as well as more global ways. This conference offers an opportunity to meet and discuss their ideas, findings, and next steps’.
Venue : Hotel Fort Canning, Singapore.
9-10 19th International Conference on Language, Linguistics and Literature 2017
‘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 Language, Linguistics and Literature’.
Venue : The Belamar Hotel, Manhattan Beach, California, USA.
10-12 ARSC2017 Conference
‘The comprehensive 3-day scientific program will showcase the latest Research; Education; Policing programs; Policies and management strategies’ and much more.
Venue : Crown Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
10-12 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : CQUniversity, Gladstone - Marina, Queensland.
10-13 Australian International Education Conference 2017
‘The theme is “Embracing Diversity” and the program will feature world leading experts, unique social events and an exhibition, all hosted in and around the Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.
11-13 AUSTAFE National Conference 2017
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : TAFE Queensland Brisbane, South Bank Campus, Queensland.
11-13 Globelics Conference 2017
‘Scholars from all over the world and from many different disciplines will gather together to discuss innovation and development’.
Venue : National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece.
11-13 uLearn17
‘Join New Zealand educators in 2017 for a highly relevant, inclusive, and practical conference that caters for educators from early years, primary, secondary, and tertiary sectors’.
Venue : Claudelands Events Centre, Hamilton, New Zealand.
11-13 World Didac Asia 2017
‘The leading Asian event for educational resources that offers new international business opportunities. Core Elements of the show are Technical and Vocational Education and Training, STEM Solutions, Education IT Solutions and Early Childhood Education’.
Venue : Bangkok, Thailand.
11/10-13/12 Instructional Design Mastery Series
‘A series of three workshops focusing on learning outcomes and assessment, instructional strategies, and course management and evaluation of courses that may take place in various learning environments [i.e., web-enhanced, blended, and/or online)’.
Venue : Asynchronous Workshop.
11-14 ISSoTL17 Conference
‘“Reaching New Heights”. This theme will inspire new ideas, hope, and future-oriented thinking in the scholarship of teaching and learning’.
Venue : Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
12-13 2017 Institute of Group Leaders’ Conference
ACA. ‘This conference will live and promote a range of 1st principles’. Details on the site.
Venue : Wesley Conference Centre, Sydney, NSW.
12-13 3rd Annual EdTechTeam Adelaide Summit
‘Two days of inspiring keynote speakers, personalised hands-on breakout sessions and a high energy demo slam to empower you as an educator in the digital age’.
Venue : Immanuel College, Novar Gardens, South Australia.
12-13 Breakthrough Strategies to Teach & Counsel Troubled Students
‘Effectively and thoroughly delivers the best answers for your students’ worst social, emotional, behavioural, and classroom management problems’.
Venue : Portland, Oregon, USA.
12-13 Copyright Law and Practice Symposium 2017
‘The Copyright Society of Australia together with the Australian Copyright Council are proud to bring you the 18th Biennial Copyright Law and Practice Symposium’.
Venue : Lendlease Darling Quarter Theatre, Harbour Street, Sydney, NSW.
12-13 New ! Schools Law and Regulation : First Annual Gold Coast Conference
‘Private school administrators and their advisors face a raft of legal and regulatory issues. The stakes have never been higher. This conference examines these challenging and robust issues, including teacher dismissal, bullying and financial governance’.
Venue : Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, Gold Coast, Queensland.
12-13 The AIS Languages Conference 2017
‘Delegates will learn new ICT tools to integrate into their teaching, strategies to embed Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives and how different approaches to programming, including the IB courses, ignite the motivation of students and provide relevance to their learning’.
Venue : University of Technology, Ultimo, NSW.
13-14 PDHPE Teachers’ Association Annual State Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Novotel North Beach, North Wollongong, NSW.
14 New Activist Conference 2017
‘The conference is for teachers in their first 5 years of teaching, or first 10 years if they hold a Federation position, who are interested in becoming more active within the Federation’.
Venue : Federation Conference Centre, Surry Hills, NSW.
16 Primary HPE Conference
‘Further details available from ACHPER Queensland soon’.
Venue : TBC, Queensland.
16-20 eResearch Australasia 2017
‘Provides opportunities for delegates to engage, connect, and share their ideas and exemplars concerning new information-centric research capabilities, and showcase how leading-edge information and communication technologies help researchers’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
17-18 New ! 2017 Principals’ Conference [QCAA]
‘Details about the program and registration process will be provided to principals in Term 3’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
17-18 Purpose Built Student Accommodation Forum 2017
‘Addressing the key challenges that will be faced meeting the demand for purpose built student accommodation in Australia’.
Venue : Parkroyal Darling Harbour, Sydney, NSW.
17-19 ICDE World Conference for Online Learning
‘Teaching in a Digital Age. Re-Thinking Teaching and Learning’.
Venue : Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
17-19 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : Charles Darwin University, Casuarina, Northern Territory.
17-20 E-Learn 2017
‘E-Learn provides a unique forum for Government, Healthcare, Education, and Business professionals to discuss the latest research, development, applications, issues, and strategies, to explore new technologies, and to identify solutions for today’s challenges related to online learning’.
Venue : Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel, Vancouver, BC, Canada.
17-20 New ! 2017 Zhejiang PRRLA Meeting
‘Challenges and Opportunities : PRRLA Libraries as Strategic Assets for Research’.
Venue : Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.
18 Updated ! Language and Communication Conference
‘This conference has been specifically tailored for Speech Pathologists and will take a clinical approach to explore pathways to excellence in language and learning. Register your interest here’.
Venue : Doltone House, Jones Bay Wharf, Pyrmont, Sydney, NSW.
18-19 Evidence Based Teaching Summit
‘Bringing together international practitioners, thought leaders and key researchers in the area of Evidence Based Teaching, to discuss and debate the current state of education [both globally and in Australia]. Discover what actually works in the classroom and the ways in which an entire school can develop individual learners through research based means’.
Venue : Radisson Blu Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
18-20 27th Annual ANZSLA Conference
‘The Conference Organising Commitee is developing a stimulating and exciting program covering controversial and topical issues in sport and the law’.
Venue : Shangri La Hotel, Sydney, NSW.
18-20 IAU 2017 International Conference
‘Conference will focus on the role, responsibilities, expectations and needs of higher education leaders - rectors, presidents, but also deans and department heads in higher education in this new and shifting landscape when faced with the changing nature of higher education that comes with a more blurred notion of public and private’.
Venue : University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana.
18-20 International Conference on Frontiers of Educational Technologies 2017
‘Providing opportunities for delegates from different areas to exchange new ideas, applications and experiences face to face, to establish business or research relations, and to find global partners for future collaboration’.
Venue : London, United Kingdom.
18-21 Frontiers in Education 2017
‘A major international conference focusing on educational innovations and research in engineering and computing education’.
Venue : Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
19 Diverse Work in a Specialised Field National Carer Counselling Conference 2017
‘This is the only conference of its kind where professional and student practitioners [counsellors, psychologists, and social workers] from across Australia, will come together to focus on the therapeutic and counselling approaches demonstrated to be effective with carers’.
Venue : TBC, Melbourne, Victoria.
19-20 Service Improvement and Innovation in Universities
‘This year’s conference will sharpen the focus on Innovation, what is innovation in tertiary education, and skills for creating innovation. Hear leading experts from within the sector and from industry and government discuss innovation in their institutions’.
Venue : Sydney, NSW.
19-21 IIATE Annual Conference
‘A conference which focuses on catering to the specific needs of Industrial Arts, Engineering, Technology teaching and learning in secondary schools. Further information on the 2017 conference registration will be available shortly’.
Venue : TBC.
19-22 New ! CACIE 2017
‘Acclaimed as the leading event for overseas institutions to expand their presence in the world’s potentially largest market, CACIE provides a platform in form of a Education Forum B2B and and Expo, linking education institutions in and outside China to establish partnership between the institutions and develop education programs for exchange and collaborations’.
Venue : Beijing, China.
19-22 The Asian Conference on Education 2017
‘This conference, in its broadest sense brings together teachers, researchers and distinguished professors from around the world to share their insights. The goal is to broaden awareness of different contexts in the pursuit of synergies and solutions’.
Venue : Art Centre Kobe, Kobe, Japan.
20 AIS Education Research Symposium 2017
‘The research to practice gap is a well recognised barrier to improving educator practice and student outcomes. Presentations will showcase research and implementation undertaken by educators, practitioner researchers and academics across a wide range of educational topics’.
Venue : University of Technology, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW.
20 Positive Teaching Practices
‘This course is designed for teachers at all stages of their career who are looking to improve their teaching practice and connections with students’.
Venue : Newington College, Stanmore, NSW.
20-21 FlipCon Australia 2017
‘A national conference embracing Flipped Learning. Emerging and established flipped educators will want to attend this concentrated, high touch, hands-on conference’.
Venue : Inaburra School, Bangor, Sydney, NSW.
21 KU Annual Conference
‘This year’s conference will provide seminars and workshops and Stories from the Field focused on the areas of Relationships, Resilience and Risk’.
Venue : International Convention Centre Sydney, Darling Harbour, Sydney, NSW.
21-22 Reinvent Your Career Expo 2017
‘This event is designed to help adults find their career passion whilst providing them with the knowledge to turn that passion into a reality’.
Venue : Rosehill Gardens, Sydney, NSW.
23-25 2017 10th International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology
‘A forum for presenting excellent results and new challenges facing the field of computer science and information technology . It brings together experts from industry, governments and academia, experienced in engineering, design and research’.
Venue : Florence, Italy.
24 AHRI State Conferences 2017 [Newcastle]
‘Program to be announced soon’.
Venue : Merewether Surfhouse, Newcastle, NSW.
24 Broken Hill Skills and Thrills Showcase
‘The Skills & Thrills careers showcase takes careers advice out of the office and onto the stage, through an exhilarating showcase packed with music, film and theatre. Find out the latest on jobs of the future, industry trends and connecting your passion to a successful career outcome’.
Venue : Silver City Cinema, Broken Hill, NSW.
24-25 2017 Melbourne Water Kids Teaching Kids Conference
‘Students from around Melbourne and Victoria will bring local stories about their environments to the Conference, after many months of research and planning with expert mentors. This event will also allow for the development of cross-state and cross-curriculum materials, processes, presentation materials and networks of professionals and teachers interested in water education and natural resource management in genera’.
Venue : The University of Melbourne, Parkville/Collingwood Children’s Farm, Abbotsford, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 New ! ACOSS National Conference 2017
Australia in 2030 : Creating the future we want. An ‘event where community leaders, policy and decision makers, practitioners, academics and people with lived experience come together to collectively tackle the issues driving poverty and inequality in Australia’.
Venue : Sofitel Melbourne on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-25 New ! ITS in Tertiary Education
‘With a focus on achieving operational excellence during successive transformations, the ITS in Tertiary Education conference will showcase leading case-studies and strategies to deliver world-class university ITS in a global service environment’.
Venue : CQ Functions Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-27 13th IEEE International Conference on eScience 2017
‘eScience 2017 brings together leading international and interdisciplinary research communities, developers, and users of eScience applications and enabling IT technologies. The conference serves as the premier forum to present the results of the latest research and product/tool developments and to highlight related activities from around the world’.
Venue : Auckland, New Zealand.
24-27 Reconceptualizing Early Childhood Education
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada.
25-26 New Zealand Vocational Education and Training Research Forum 2017
‘The forum will be of relevance to all educators, researchers, policymakers, and organisations who work in the areas of vocational, professional, and skills-based learning’.
Venue : Wellington, New Zealand.
25-27 The 29th Annual AAGE Graduate Recruitment & Development Conference
‘Ideal for those involved with graduate recruitment and development, including human resources professionals, university careers advisors, service providers and professional associations with graduate programs’.
Venue : The Hilton Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
26 CAA Annual Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Dockside, Cockle Bay Sydney, NSW.
26 Wollongong Skills and Thrills Showcase
‘The Skills & Thrills careers showcase takes careers advice out of the office and onto the stage, through an exhilarating showcase packed with music, film and theatre. Find out the latest on jobs of the future, industry trends and connecting your passion to a successful career outcome’.
Venue : Greater Union Cinemas, Wollongong, NSW.
26-27 2017 Schools of the Future Conference
‘Highlighting the best practices that are taking place in our learning environments today and being planned for those of tomorrow’.
Venue : Hawaii Convention Centre, Hawaii, USA.
26-28 GP17 - The RACGP Conference for General Practice
‘Coinciding with the first year of the new Quality Improvement and Continuing Professional Development triennium [2017-19], GP17 - “General practice : The foundation of patient-centred care” will continue to deliver education of the highest quality’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
27 Leading Mathematics at Your Primary School : Strategies & Tools
‘Provides a time and place for educators to engage in professional dialogue about the art of teaching and learning mathematics and to strategically plan for a sustainable whole-school approach to mathematics’.
Venue : The Epping Club, Epping, Sydney, NSW.
27-29 ASCD Conference on Educational Leadership
‘Save the date for the 2017 Conference on Educational Leadership. Check back in mid-April for more information’.
Venue : Orlando, Florida, USA.
28 New ! Early Childhood Educators Retreat 2017
‘We are thrilled to host 3 amazing facilitators Maggie Dent, Anthony Semann and Caroline Fewster. Delegates will be entertained by these 3 Keynote Speakers’.
Venue : Esplanade Hotel Fremantle, by Rydges, Fremantle, Western Australia.
29/10-1/11 AGTA Conference 2017
The conference ‘will showcase dynamic cross-discipline -omics research, and uniquely allow genomics and bioinformatics researchers, as well as industry, to interact over a wide range of topics’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.
30-31 New ! EdTechPosium [formerly Moodleposium]
‘A yearly Canberra-based educational technology conference with a focus on higher education and VET’.
Venue : Australian Defence Force Academy [ADFA], UNSW, Canberra, ACT.
30/10-1/11 MLearn 2017
16th World Conference on Mobile and Contextual Learning. ‘Provides a forum for researchers, policy makers, professionals and educators from higher education, school education and vocational education, government departments, industries and international organisations as well as IT developers and solutions providers to share knowledge, research and practices and debate critical issues pertaining to sustainable futures for mobile learning’.
Venue : Larnaca, Cyprus.
30/10-2/11 Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017
‘This year’s theme, Lead 360. Drive Digital to the Core, will help you see further, explore deeper and discover how to make digital a core competence for you and your organisation’.
Venue : Gold Coast, Queensland.
31 AHRI State Conferences 2017 [Newcastle]
‘Program to be announced soon’.
Venue : Pullman Brisbane King George Square, Brisbane, Queensland.
31 Mudgee Skills and Thrills Showcase
‘The Skills & Thrills careers showcase takes careers advice out of the office and onto the stage, through an exhilarating showcase packed with music, film and theatre. Find out the latest on jobs of the future, industry trends and connecting your passion to a successful career outcome’.
Venue : Town Hall Cinema, Mudgee, NSW.
31/10-2/11 2017 AAIR Forum
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Alice Springs, Northern Territory.
31/10-2/11 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : University of Technology, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW.
31/10-2/11 Universitas 21 Educational Innovation Conference
‘Further details, including registration information, will be available soon, but meanwhile, save these dates and plan to join us in Mexico’.
Venue : Tec de Monterrey [Monterrey campus], Monterrey, Mexico.
31/10-3/11 EDUCAUSE 2017
‘The premier gathering of IT professionals and technology providers represents the best thinking in higher education IT. The conference solicits content from colleagues who are willing to share ideas regarding strategies, leading change, effective processes, what's working and often what isn’t’.
Venue : Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA and ONLINE.

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November 2017
Date Event
1 GSA Earth Science Student Symposium [Qld]
‘An event that allows honours, masters, and PhD students from all over Queensland to present their work to the wider scientific community, including geoscientists from industry, government, and academia’.
Venue : QUT Gardens Point Campus, Brisbane City, Queensland.
1 Parkes Skills and Thrills Showcase
‘The Skills & Thrills careers showcase takes careers advice out of the office and onto the stage, through an exhilarating showcase packed with music, film and theatre. Find out the latest on jobs of the future, industry trends and connecting your passion to a successful career outcome’.
Venue : Forbes Cinema, Parkes, NSW.
1-3 13th Biennial AALL Conference 2017
‘Save the date and return here for more information on the program as it becomes available’.
Venue : Deakin University and Victoria University, Geelong, Victoria.
1-3 17th International ACTS Conference
‘Think big for Global Goals. Check back soon for our new website’.
Venue : RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-3 Asia-Pacific Women in Leadership [APWiL] Workshop 2017
‘More information will be made available in due course’.
Venue : The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
2 Griffith Skills and Thrills Showcase
‘The Skills & Thrills careers showcase takes careers advice out of the office and onto the stage, through an exhilarating showcase packed with music, film and theatre. Find out the latest on jobs of the future, industry trends and connecting your passion to a successful career outcome’.
Venue : The Griffith City Cinema, Griffiths, NSW.
2-3 ICKET 2017
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Knowledge and Education Technology’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
2-4 Asia-Pacific Women in Leadership Workshop 2017
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
2-4 2017 7th International Conference on Humanities, Society and Culture [ICHSC 2017]
‘Providing a forum for researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students from both the industry and the academia to share their newest research findings and results’.
Venue : Bangkok, Thailand.
3 Wagga Wagga Skills and Thrills Showcase
‘The Skills & Thrills careers showcase takes careers advice out of the office and onto the stage, through an exhilarating showcase packed with music, film and theatre. Find out the latest on jobs of the future, industry trends and connecting your passion to a successful career outcome’.
Venue : Forum 6 Cinemas, Wagga Wagga, NSW.
4-5 ICABS-2017
‘A prestigious event organized with a motivation to provide an excellent international platform for academicians, researchers, engineers, industrial participants and budding students around the world to share their research findings with global experts’.
Venue : Park Regis North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland.
4-5 New ! International Conference on Education and Social Science [ICESS] 2017
‘providing an excellent international platform for academicians, researchers, engineers, industrial participants and budding students around the world to share their research findings with global experts’.
Venue : BTP Northshore Hamilton, Hamilton, Brisbane, Queensland.
6-8 2017 Annual Conference for Middle Level Education
AMLE has created a multifaceted conference to meet the needs of every educator - no matter how they learn. If your work impacts the lives of students in Grades 5-9, this conference is for you !’.
Venue : Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
6-8 2017 International Conference on Education and Psychology [ICEAP]
‘Providing a communication platform for scholars, professionals, academics and graduate students not only to present their recent and latest researches but also to share their thoughts and to discuss the future development in the field of education and psychology’.
Venue : Fukuoka, Japan.
6-8 Associate Deans Conference
AACSB. ‘All around the world, others just like you are trying to balance their responsibilities to be successful in their position. Whether you’re an associate, assistant or vice dean, a department chair in charge of program management and curriculum, or responsible for internal business school operations, this event is designed to meet your needs’.
Venue : New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
6-8 Phylomania 2017
‘Phylomania brings together internationally recognised experts, with the aim of discussing the pressing research problems in phylogenetics’.
Venue : University of Tasmania, Sandy Bay Campus, Hobart, Tasmania.
6-8 Re-Imagining Childhood
‘A conference filled with provocations and possibilities. Delegates will have the opportunity to engage with international and local leaders in early childhood researching the Reggio Emilia approach to inspire and inform early childhood policy and practices in their own context’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
7-8 Learning Technologies Asia 2017
‘With circa 1 500 visitors, 200 conference delegates more than 50 exhibitors and over 50 free exhibition seminars, Learning Technologies Asia 2017 is poised to become the most important exhibition and conference for the workplace and corporate learning sector in Asia’.
Venue : Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Singapore.
7-10 New ! 9th International Conference on Science, Mathematics and Technology Education 2017
An available brochure provides a range of details.
Venue : Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.
7-10 45th Annual Conference of the Oceania Comparative and International Education Society 2017
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Université Nouvelle Calédonie, Noumea, New Caledonia.
7-10 MOBIQUITOUS 2017
14th EAI International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems : Computing, Networking and Services. ‘The goal of the conference is to provide a forum for presenting and discussing high-quality research in the field at international level, involving practitioners and researchers from diverse backgrounds’.
Venue : RMIT Melbourne City Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.
7-10 SMTE 2017
‘Sustaining Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education for Future Generations’. Other details being added to the site.
Venue : Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.
8-9 26th International Conference on Teaching, Education and Learning [ICTEL] 2017
‘New ideas, innovations, theoretical, methodological and empirical knowledge, and problem solving techniques in multiple disciplines, themes and areas of education’.
Venue : Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Executive Centre, Singapore.
8-10 2017 ASID Conference
ASID’s focus is research to practice - the dialogue between researchers, practitioners, service providers, governments, families and people with intellectual disability which has the goal of finding better ways to support inclusion for individuals and to change systems’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Tasmania.
8-10 EduTECH Asia 2017
‘The EduTECH Asia conference is for those serious about delivering education that is relevant in the 21st century. This conference will comprise of inspirational keynotes from across the world, pioneering educators already changing education in their classrooms and technology leaders from education and innovative technology companies’.
Venue : Suntec Convention Centre, Singapore.
8-11 CIEE Annual Conference
‘The study abroad community - advisors and faculty alike - is facing an enormous challenge : How do we keep international learning relevant for a generation that grew up on Snapchat and Instagram ?’
Venue : JW Marriott Austin, Austin, Texas, USA.
9-10 34th International Nurse Education& Nurse Specialist Conference
‘Comprised of keynote and speakers sessions on latest cutting edge research designed to offer comprehensive global discussions that address current issues’.
Venue : New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
9-10 ICT for Language Learning [10th Edition]
‘Bringing together experts from all over the world to share findings, expertise and experience on innovative language teaching and learning solutions. The conference is also an excellent opportunity for international networking and for sharing results achieved in innovative language learning projects and initiatives’.
Venue : Grand Hotel Mediterraneo, Florence, Italy.
9-11 ASHE Conference 2017
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Marriott Marquis Houston, Houston, Texas, USA.
10 GESSS-NSW
We’ll keep you GESSSING !‘A chance for Earth Science Students from across NSW to get together and discuss their research in a welcoming and fun environment !’
Venue : Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW.
11-12 BESSH Melbourne 2017
‘The conference will cover vital issues in Business, Economics, Social Sciences and Humanities under multiple sub-themes. The aim of our conference is to support, encourage and provide a platform for networking, sharing, publishing and nurturing the potential growth of individual scholars across the globe’.
Venue : Rydges on Swanston, Melbourne, Victoria.
12-15 22nd Australian and New Zealand Prevocational Medical Education Forum
‘More information to come shortly, watch this space !’
Venue : Royal International Convention Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
13-15 Creative Innovation [Ci2017]
‘The place to learn from world-changing innovators, futurists, inspired thinkers and curious souls gathered together in an interactive community’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
13-15 New ! International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Science Studies
Conference program and topics, plus administrative details, are available from the site.
Venue : University of Oxford, St. Anne’s College, Oxford, United Kingdom.
13-15 Laboratory Management and Lab Design Conference 2017
Evolution Not Revolution. More information coming soon’.
Venue : Mantra Bell City, Preston, Victoria.
13-15 The Asia-Pacific Conference on Library & Information Education and Practice 2017
‘The conference provides Library & Information Science educators, researchers and practitioners with the opportunity for sharing their research results, experiences and innovations in LIS, and stimulating greater collaboration and cooperation regionally and globally’.
Venue : Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
13-16 2017 IASSIDD Asia-Pacific Regional Congress
‘Inclusiveness and Sustainable Development’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : The Ambassador Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.
13-16 7th World Engineering Education Forum 2017
‘A platform for bringing engineering educators and leaders, industry, governmental organisations and NGOs together to form fruitful and long-term collaboration, as well as to be involved with the larger international engineering education community’.
Venue : Berjaya Times Square Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
13-16 SEE-USQ 2017
Third International Conference on Science, Engineering and Environment. The conference ‘aims to provide with great opportunities to share common interests and ideal academic platform for researchers, scientists, engineers and practitioners to present their latest research results, ideas, developments and applications in all areas of Engineering, Natural Sciences and Environment’.
Venue : University of Southern Queensland, Springfield Campus, Brisbane, Queensland.
13-16 New ! The Global Education Conference 2017
‘A collaborative, inclusive, world-wide community initiative involving students, educators, and organizations at all levels. It is designed to significantly increase opportunities for building education-related connections around the globe while supporting cultural awareness and recognition of diversity’.
Venue : The entire virtual conference will be held online using the Blackboard Collaborate platform.
14 55th ASMR National Scientific Conference
‘Professional Development for all career stages’.
Venue : Sydney, NSW.
14-16 Higher Education Leadership Forum
‘Strengthening the Dialogue between Higher Education, Government and Industry : Working Together Towards a Common Vision’.
Venue : Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
15-16 Educating for Global Citizenship : Bett Asia 2017
‘We look forward to welcoming 1 600 education policy-makers, leaders and experts from over 35 countries to the two day Leadership Summit and Expo, where the latest trends, challenges and advancements in education and technology will be addressed, with a distinct focus on Asia’.
Venue : Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
15-16 New ! How Young Children’s Thinking Skills Influence How They Learn
‘Participants will Define thinking skills; Identify how thinking skills evolve over the early years; Identify how thinking skills of young children affects learning; and Develop strategies to support and develop thinking skills of children in various age groups’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
15-17 The 9th Asian Conference on Machine Learning
‘We invite professionals and researchers to discuss research results and ideas in machine learning. We encourage submissions from all parts of the world, not only confined to the Asia-Pacific region’.
Venue : Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea.
15-19 2017 Annual Convention UCEA
‘The purpose of the Convention is to engage participants in discussions about research, policy, practice and preparation in the field of education with a specific focus on educational leadership’.
Venue : Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, Denver, Colorado, USA.
16 GESSS-TAS - GSA Earth Sciences Student Symposium Tasmania
‘A chance for Earth and Marine Science students from Tasmania to get together and discuss their research in a welcoming and fun environment !’.
Venue : Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies, Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania.
16 Positive Teaching Practices
‘This course is designed for teachers at all stages of their career who are looking to improve their teaching practice and connections with students’.
Venue : Geelong Grammar School Corio Campus, Corio, Victoria.
16-18 The Creativity Workshop in Singapore
‘The Workshop in Singapore will help you become more creative in your personal and professional life. We use many techniques in creative writing, memoir, art, photography, storytelling, mapmaking, and guided visualisation to accomplish this’.
Venue : Singapore Management University, Victoria Street, Singapore.
17-18 New ! AUSIT National Mini-conference
‘Translation and Interpreting : Ethics and Professionalism’.
Venue : Canberra Institute of Technology, Bruce, ACT.
17-19 8th International Conference on Economics, Business and Management [ICEBM] 2017
‘The conference aims to provide a forum for researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students from both the industry and the academia to share their newest research findings and results’.
Venue : Townsville, Queensland.
17-20 JALT 2017
‘The theme for this year’s conference is Language Teaching in a Global Age : Shaping the Classroom, Shaping the World. This will address the vital need for foreign language skills in our interconnected, multicultural world and the special mission of classroom instructors to prepare students to survive and thrive in a global age’.
Venue : Tsukuba International Congress Center [Epochal Tsukuba], Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan.
18 New ! ECA Tasmania Forum 2017
The forum is based arpound the theme of ‘The Future is in our hands’.
Venue : Wrest Point Hotel Casino, Sandy Bay, Tasmania.
19-22 Acoustics 2017
‘All aspects of acoustics and vibration, active noise control, musical acoustics, transportation, environmental and underwater acoustic as well as building and architectural noise. It will have several sessions on educational facilities/classrooms’.
Venue : Pan Pacific Hotel, Perth, Western Australia.
20-21 ICTEL 2017 : 19th International Conference on Transnational Education and Learning
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Transnational Education and Learning’.
Venue : River View Hotel Singapore, Singapore.
20-21 World Congress on Nursing Pharmacology and Nursing Education 2017
‘The World Congress on Nursing Pharmacology and Nursing Education 2017’ will incorporate a wide range of specialist areas in these two fields.
Venue : Novotel Melbourne St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria.
20-22 ICECB 2017
‘One of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Environment, Chemistry and Biology. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in ’ these areas.
Venue : The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland.
20-22 NZARE Conference 2017
‘Pre-conference hui likely on 19 November’. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.
20-23 2017 EPHEA Conference
‘A key professional development forum for equity practitioners in a wide range of fields to highlight best practice in student and staff equity. Equity practiioners across the higher education sectors in Australia, New Zealand/Pacific and internationally are invited to participate. Researchers specialising in higher education equity issues are also welcome’.
Venue : Griffith University, Southbank Campus, Brisbane, Queensland.
21-24 SWITCH2017 Conference
‘The Conference Committee is developing an engaging and discussion provoking program. Please visit this site regularly as it will be updated as each facet of the conference is developed’.
Venue : Event Centre @ Panthers, Sydney, NSW.
22-23 New ! Advanced Reflection to Reggio Inspired Practice
‘Participants will engage in a variety of provocations and collegial dialogue aimed to encourage reflection on teaching practices, environmental revitalization and a Reggio Inspired image of the child, the teacher, the family and the school’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
22-24 13th QS-APPLE/
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Splendor Hotel, Taichung, Taiwan.
22-24 FRSA National Conference 2017
‘Connecting the dots - creating wellbeing for all’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
23 2017 ACHPER Victoria Conference>
‘Further details coming soon’.
Venue : TBC, Victoria.
23-24 2017 International Conference on Education and Technology [ICEduTech]
‘The main goal of the 2017 ICEduTech is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various education and technology related fields from all over the world to come together and learn from each other’.
Venue : Novotel Balikpapan, Balikpapan, Indonesia.
23-25 International Conference on Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities 2017
The conference ‘is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for governmental officials, academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, policy makers, advanced students, and others’.
Venue : AETAS Lumpini, Bangkok, Thailand.
24 GSA Earth Sciences Student Symposium - South Australia
‘A chance for Earth Science Students from across South Australia to get together and discuss their research in a welcoming and fun environment !’.
Venue : Tonsley Boulevard, Clovelly Park, South Australia.
24-25 ICAPES 2017
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Advanced Pedagogy and Educational Sciences’.
Venue : Havana, Cuba.
24-25 ICDE 2017 : 19th International Conference on Data Engineering
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Data Engineering’.
Venue : Crowne Plaza Dubai, Deira, Dubai, UAE.
24-26 From Print to Screen - Children’s Media Symposium 2017
‘Convergence, transmedia storytelling, interactivity, fragmentation, the rise of social media and online streaming services have transformed the production and distribution of children’s media. The Children’s Media Symposium represents a chance for the creative sector and the academic community to engage and collaborate in exploring the complex relations between this special audience and a fast-changing media landscape’.
Venue : University of the Sunshine Coast, Sippy Downs, Queensland.
26-29 2017 Conference - Disability Matters
Disability Matters : Making the Convention Real‘The conference offers a forum for discussion of disability matters, with a particular focus on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities [UNCRPD]’.
Venue : University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.
26-30 2017 AARE Conference
‘The theme of this year’s conference is “Education : What’s politics got to do with it ?” and we look forward to many vibrant discussions during the conference about the importance of educational research and its ability to effect positive change both in Australia and internationally’.
Venue : The Rydges Hotel, Canberra, ACT.
27-28 New ! 10th Educational Psychology Forum
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Rutherford House, Victoria University city campus, Wellington, New Zealand.
27-28 2017 Conference on WALfor Change in Innovation and Continuous Improvement
‘The 2017 World Conference will involve presentations and group discussions, providing participants with the opportunity to reflect on their own research, practices and organisational projects/programs with the concepts and practices introduced’.
Venue : Adelaide, South Australia.
27-28 Comview - VCTA’s Annual Conference
‘Presentations, workshops, site visits, trade displays’, more. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Victoria University, Melbourne, Victoria.
27-28 The Social Learning Conference
‘The two-day conference will bring together academics, educators, researchers, instructional designers, technology specialists and government officials to participate in lively discussions, keynotes, and interactive workshops which will provide extensive networking opportunities. The conference will explore social constructivism in computer supported collaborative learning’.
Venue : Tyree Room, UNSW, Sydney, NSW .
27-29 The Applied Linguistics Conference 2017
‘The combined conference for the Applied Linguistics Association of New Zealand [ALANZ], Applied Linguistics Association of Australia [ALAA] and Association of Language Testing and Assessment of Australia and New Zealand [ALTAANZ]’.
Venue : Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand.
27-30 TASA 2017
‘A conference on the theme Belonging in a Mobile World. Many questions will form the basis for conference discussions around belonging in a mobile world’.
Venue : University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.
28-29 Private and International School : Marketing and Branding Excellence Workshop
‘This highly interactive workshop will provide a range of contemporary education marketing and branding tools and strategies which are useful specifically within the unique schools sector’.
Venue : Empire Hotel Hong Kong, Wan Chai, Hong Kong.
28-30 NAGCAS Conference 2017
‘Join participants from the University and TAFE sectors, industry, governments, educator providers and secondary schools from across Australia as well as internationally from New Zealand, the UK, USA, Canada and Asia’.
Venue : UTS Aerial Conference Centre, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW.
28-30 RAILS 2017
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : University of South Australia City West Campus, Adelaide, South Australia.
28-30 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia.
29-30 19th International Conference on Adult Education Systems [ICAES 2017]
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Adult Education Systems’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
29-30 19th International Conference on Economics and Social Sciences Melbourne 2017
‘Providing a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Economics and Social Sciences’.
Venue : Hotel Grand Chancellor Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
29/11-1/12 New ! Australasian Association of Writing Programs Conference
Climates of Change. ‘The annual conference is the most important forum in Australia for the discussion of all aspects of teaching creative and professional writing and for debating current theories on creativity and writing’.
Venue : Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia.
29/11-1/12 emac2017
‘Providing a forum for researchers interested in the development and use of mathematical methods in engineering and applied mathematics’.
Venue : University of Auckland City Campus, Auckland, New Zealand.
29/11-1/12 TEQSA Conference & HECQ Forum
‘The 2017 TEQSA Conference will be held in Melbourne on 29, 30 November, followed by the HECQ Forum on 1 December’.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
29/11-1/12 New ! TERNZ 2017 Conference
HERDSA New Zealand. ‘A forum for enquiry into learning and teaching in the New Zealand tertiary sector. It aims to support and develop a community who share a common interest in research. It also provides an opportunity to step back and examine the direction in which education is moving, and the means by which practitioners might influence that direction’.
Venue : Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
29/11-1/12 The Conocophillips Science Experience
‘Each Science Experience program is designed to provide those who have an interest in science with an opportunity to engage in a wide range of fascinating science activities under the guidance of scientists who love their work’.
Venue : University of Tasmania, Cradle Coast, Tasmania.
29/11-1/12 Zero to Three Annual Conference [SHINE in 2017]
‘Join us in sunny San Diego, for an event that will inspire and energize you, where you’ll learn from top experts in the field and connect with your all-star colleagues from around the world. The 2017 Annual Conference program will be released in August, with full session descriptions and a complete list of speakers’.
Venue : San Diego Hilton Bayfront, San Diego, California, USA.
29/11-2/12 2017 Literacy Research Association Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina, Tampa, Florida, USA.
30 Future of Work : People, Place, Technology
‘Bringing together world-class thinkers, practitioners and influencers, the Centre’s annual Future of Work event is an exciting combination of keynote lectures, panel discussions, workshops and networking opportunities exploring innovation, adaptation and the opportunities of the 21st century’.
Venue : The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria.
30/11-2/12 New ! 2017 Drama Victoria State Conference
‘Theis annual event presents fascinating, informative and practically based keynotes, workshops, papers, presentations and performances for drama educators and educators interested in drama P-12 and tertiary’.
Venue : Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Victoria.

Beginning of November 2017

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