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Conferences & Events

conference [n.]

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

November 2019
Date Event
1 Big Ideas from Reggio in Daily Practice [Adelaide]
‘In this full day session we will be exploring a number of big ideas from the schools of Reggio Emilia and how these might translate back into practice in a way which proclaim ‘doing Reggio’, but rather the influence Reggio can have and it’s interpretation back into your early childhood program’.
Venue : The Precinct Conference Centre [BioSA/TechInSA], Adelaide, South Australia.
1 CAA Annual Conference 2019
Please click here for the Conference flyer. Pre-conference activities are being held on Wednesday evening 30 October and Thursday 31 October’.
Venue : Dockside, Darling Harbour, Sydney, NSW.
1 New ! Hobart State Conference [AHRI]
‘Gain practical tools to innovate and shape the HR landscape in your organisation; Embrace digital transformation and discover how it is changing workplaces; Learn about building and facilitating workplace well-being; Take the opportunity to learn the latest in contemporary HR practices and ideas, gain practical tools, and connect with HR peers and business leaders in your state’.
Venue : Wrest Point, Sandy Bay, Tasmania.
3-7 World Conference on Online Learning 2019
Transforming Lives and Societies. ‘Held every second year the World Conference is the largest and most prestigious international event exploring new open, online and flexible models of education’.
Venue : Convention Centre, Dublin, Ireland.
3-7 World Environmental Education Congress 2019
‘Congresses, held every two years, are the focal point in which all the actors of environmental education come together to present best practices, experiences, researches on methods and results of environmental education’.
Venue : TBC, Bangkok, Thailand.
4 Minds on Fire
‘This masterclass is designed for leaders who seek to embed critical and creative practices in their schools. Target Audience : Principals and senior executive’.
Venue : AISNSW, Sydney, NSW.
4-5 Positive Leadership [Sydney]
This ‘will both affirm and challenge you as you reflect upon how you can become a more positively effective leader. At completion, you can expect to be well equipped with exciting new knowledge, empowering practical strategies, and an invigorated sense of purpose and passion as a positive leader. More important than being an expert, you will be an example others will want to follow’.
Venue : Sir Stamford at Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW.
4-6 Inspiring The Next Generation - EduTECH Asia 2019
‘The conference is for those serious about teaching and delivering education that is relevant in the 21st century. This conference comprises of inspirational keynotes from across the world, pioneering educators and technology leaders. Workshops and tours. 120 edtech exhibitors’.
Venue : Suntec Singapore, Singapore.
4-7 Updated ! E-Learn - World Conference on E-Learning
I‘E-Learn provides a unique forum for education and training 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 : New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
4-10 New ! Creating YouTube Videos for Teaching & Learning
‘Learn how to navigate through the Creator Studio in YouTube as well as organise video content to support your instructional goals in just about any classroom environment. In this collaborative learning environment, you will learn to create a video, determine the best licensing and privacy settings, implement an interactive component to the video and manage closed captioning for accessibility purposes’.
Venue : Asynchronous Workshop.
5 Empowerment through Entrepreneurship
‘In this session participants will explore how entrepreneurial learning can empower students to apply their creativity and talents to add value to the lives of other. If you are interested in developing opportunities for students to become entrepreneurially-minded in your schools and programs’ then this would be worthwhile for you.
Venue : Webinar [Esther Hill, All Saints’ College WA].
5 Performance Appraisals from A-Z : From Drab to Inspiration [Sydney]
‘Many performance appraisal systems are used in a way that they are rarely referred back to, live on a shelf for 12 months with no human contact made, don’t inspire action and leave much to be desired. Aimed at service leaders and team leaders, this workshop is designed to step you through the development of a performance appraisal process that will inspire your staff to achieve more in their role beyond satisfactory performance’.
Venue : Flour Mill Studios, Newtown, Sydney, NSW.
5-6 International Conference on Human Computing, Education and Information Management System [ICHCEIMS] 2019
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to resent and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Human Computing, Education and Information Management System’.
Venue : San Francisco, California, USA.
5-8 LIME Connection VIII
‘This years theme is Pouhine Poutama : Embedding Indigenous Health Education. The conference will encourage strengths based presentations relating to Indigenous health teaching and learning, curriculum development and research; community engagement; and the recruitment and graduation of Indigenous students in the health professions’.
Venue : Christchurch, Aotearoa/New Zealand.
6 Aboriginal perspectives in early childhood education : But where do I begin ? [Brisbane]
‘In this workshop Aunty Denise Proud and Anthony Semann will engage in respectful dialogue with learners to unpack some of the misconceptions that exist about integrating Aboriginal perspectives into the curriculum and explore what this might mean in a practical way with children. This workshop is based on respect not judgement. We will learn together as we explore what we know, what we want to know and how we might come to know more’.
Venue : Karstens Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland.
7-8 Applied Positive Psychology [Sydney]
‘By synthesising research in the field of Positive Psychology, supported by current thinking in positive education, neuroscience, mindfulness, positive organisational practices and positive leadership, the course provides comprehensive coverage of the key theories and concepts that are transforming workplaces and classrooms across the world’.
Venue : Sir Stamford at Circular Quay, Sydney, NSW.
7-8 CAULLT Conference Brisbane 2019
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland.
7-9 Annual Conference for Middle Level Education 2019
‘Topics will include Assessment, Bullying/School Safety, Classroom Management, Curriculum, Differentiated Instruction, Health/Wellness/Guidance, Middle School Concept, Research, School Culture/Climate, Special Education/Inclusion, Teaching, Technology, Young Adolescent Development’ and many more.
Venue : Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
9-10 International Conference on Engineering & Technology, Computer, Basic & Applied Sciences [ECBA] 2019
‘The conference will cover vital issues in Engineering and Technology, Computer, Basic and Applied Sciences Research and Practice under multiple sub-themes. The aim of our conference is to support, encourage and provide a platform for networking, sharing, publishing and nurturing the potential growth of individual scholars across the globe’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Potts Points, Sydney, NSW.
11-13 2019 EFMD Executive Development Conference
The theme of the conference is ‘Transforming the Practice of Learning - Leveraging Partnerships. This conference is a unique forum to foster discussion and connection between corporate and business school professionals’.
Venue : University of Navarra, Barcelona, Spain.
12 The joy of exploring ethical issues together
‘Step inside a classroom at Hillbrook and see what philosophical inquiry looks like at the proverbial ‘chalkface’. Elements of philosophical inquiry [stimulus, raising questions, communities of inquiry, etc.] will be foregrounded as they unfold in the classroom. The session will include reflections and perspectives of teachers and students’.
Venue : Webinar [Hillbrook Anglican School Brisbane].
12-14 Communicating the Arts [Sydney]
‘300 high-calibre international professionals from the visual and performing arts will gather to network, engage in stimulating conversations and rethink their institution’s model and communication. Hear from directors, communication and marketing specialists, engagement experts and entrepreneurs as we share best practices from all over the world’. Formerly known as Communicating the Museum.
Venue : Sydney, NSW.
13-15 National Library and Information Technicians’ Symposium 2019
‘The symposium will provide an opportunity for library technicians from around Australia to meet together in the formal setting of a structured program, to hear prominent members of the profession, as well as their peers, speak and debate contemporary issues relating to the profession, professionalism and library work in genera’.
Venue : Victoria University City Convention Centre and Box Hill Institute City Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.
14 APEC University Leaders Forum
‘The forum will focus on the theme Women in Digital Society drawn from the overarching theme for APEC Chile 2019. More specifically, it will discuss the role of women, new opportunities for leadership and the predicted impact of technological developments on gender and society within the region’. APRU.
Venue : University of Chile, Santiago, Chile.
14-16 Association for the Study of Higher Education Conference [ASHE] 2019
The Will To Reimagine The Study Of Higher Education. ‘More than 40 years into this project, it is time to reimagine the study of higher education. At the conference, more than 1 500 faculty, students, researchers, scholars, and practitioners will come together to consider what it takes to reimagine the study of higher education’. Pre-Conference : November 13-14.
Venue : The Hilton Portland Downtown, Portland, Oregon, USA.
14-16 CEN National Governance Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Melbourne, Victoria.
17 Science Alive ! [Mt Gambier]
‘Science Alive ! is one of the largest interactive science exhibitions in Australia, and brings together the big names in science and technology. We’ll have exhibitors providing hands-on fun that is interactive, dynamic, fun, and educational for all ages’.
Venue : Main Corner Complex, Mount Gambier, South Australia.
18-19 International Conference on Education, Teaching and E-learning [ICETE] 2019
The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Education, 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’.
Venue : TBC, Singapore.
18-19 International Conference on Languages, Literature and Linguistics [ICLLL] 2019
The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Languages, Literature and Linguistics. 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, Singapore.
18-19 International Conference on Transnational Education and Learning [ICTEL] 2019
The conference ‘aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Transnational Education and 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, Singapore.
18-20 2019 MAWA Primary & Secondary Conference
‘The theme Making MATHS Matter highlights the importance of mathematics in dealing with an increasingly complex world; economically, socially and environmentally. Maths is key to helping us better understand and appreciate the world in which we live. It is a way of thinking, questioning and exploring everything around us’.
Primary Conference 18 November; Secondary Conference 18-19 November; Numeracy Coordinators and HOLA Day 20 November.
Venue : Crown Convention Centre, Burswood, Perth, Western Australia.
19 From voice to agency to entrepreneurialism - the international evidence base and the local “coal face”
‘Whether you are taking first tentative steps to strengthen student voice, or have already fully-embraced and are now expanding to new horizons, these case studies will inspire you and your students to new heights’.
Venue : Webinar [Pivot Professional Learning & Melbourne Graduate School of Education].
20-22 World Engineers Convention 2019 Australia
‘Hear national and international speakers reflect on the legacy of engineering achievements over the past 100 years — and define the future of engineering disciplines for the next 100 years . At this event, you’ll build networks with leaders in global engineering practice’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
22-24 2019 National Council for Geographic Education Conference
‘Enjoy access to three premier Social Studies conferences under one roof - National Council for the Social Studies [NCSS], Texas Council for the Social Studies [TCSS], and National Council for Geographic Education [NCGE]. the largest annual gathering of K-12 social studies classroom teachers, college and university faculty members, curriculum designers and specialists, district and state social studies supervisors, international educators, and social studies discipline leaders’.
Venue : Austin, Texas, USA.
24-25 International Conference on Science, Engineering & Technology [ICSET] 2019
‘ICSET 2019 will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and a result in Science, Engineering and Technology. The aim of the Conference is to provide a platform to the researchers and practitioners from both academia as well as industry to meet and share cutting-edge development in the field’.
Venue : Quest Melbourne Airport, Melbourne, Victoria.
24-27 2019 EPHEA/NAEEA Biennial Conference
Enabling Excellence through Equity. ‘A key conference in the equity landscape of education, attracting approximately 300 attendees from around Australia and New Zealand. The aim of the conference is to bring together equity practitioners in higher education to highlight and share knowledge on best practice in student and staff equity’.
Venue : University of Wollongong [Innovation Campus], North Wollongong, NSW.
25-27 The Applied Linguistics Conference 2019
‘Although Applied Linguistics and Language teaching are distinct, they are also interrelated with each informing the other in terms of research and pedagogy. Therefore, the theme of the conference Applied Linguistics and Language teaching : Making connections provides an opportunity for discussion about how links can be made between the two areas within Australia and internationally’.
Venue : Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia.
26-28 Open Education Global Conference 2019
‘The theme, Open Resources for an Open Future, aims to emphasise opportunities offered by Open Education as a means to empowerment and to increase accessibility and quality of educational opportunities for all. Under this theme, the Conference serves as a platform to imagine scenarios and discuss strategies to help safeguard an Open Future’.
Venue : Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy.
26-28 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Adelaide]
‘UniSA Connect will provide an immersive STEM Inquiry Based Learning program. Students will work as scientist to learn skills and knowledge to be able to identify solutions to a big question proposed to them. They will hear from a STEM Researcher and work in specialised facilities. At the conclusion of the program, students will communicate their analysis to the group’.
Venue : University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia.
26-28 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Burnie]
‘Over three days you will perform experiments in laboratories, attend inspirational lectures, tour facilities and experience university life. Be challenged to extend yourself, share your ideas with students from different schools, work with scientists on fascinating hands-on projects and expand your ideas of how science and technology can help you to change the world’.
Venue : University of Tasmania, Burnie, Cradle Coast, Tasmania.
26-29 New ! 14th Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference [EMAC] 2019
‘This meeting provides a forum for researchers interested in the development and use of mathematical methods in engineering and applied mathematics. It aims to foster interactions between mathematicians and engineers, from both academia and industry’.
Venue : Australian Defence Force Academy, UNSW Canberra, Canberra, ACT.
27-28 New ! Moving up to Leadership for Women
‘Through interactive exercises and group discussions, you will gain powerful communication, negotiation and influencing skills which will help you succeed in male oriented working environments. You will learn how to achieve an assertive, but not aggressive, response style and create and sustain an image of authority. You will also acquire valuable techniques to help you lead, empower and motivate your staff to excel’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
27-29 2019 Academic Language and Learning Biennial Conference
‘The conference welcomes educators, researchers, advisers, learning designers and managers who work in post-secondary education contexts to improve the teaching, learning and development of students’ communication skills, academic language and literacy, numeracy and English language for academic and professional purposes’.
Venue : University of Notre Dame, Fremantle, Western Australia.
27-29 New ! Institute of Technology Education Conference [ITE] 2019
‘Over the three days of conference Teachers are provided with the opportunity for: networking, resource sharing, skill development and advancement, and to be kept abreast of current and future directions in STEM education, focusing on Engineering, Technology and Industrial Arts’.
Venue : Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney, NSW.
27-29 New ! TEQSA Conference 2019y
‘The theme for this year is Partnerships Driving Quality and the conference will focus on the ways in which providers can collaborate with industry, professional accreditation bodies and regulatory authorities to benefit students, the higher education sector and Australian education. Keynote speakers will explore aspects of the global higher education landscape and will demonstrate how partnerships can transform the content and delivery of education over the next decade’.
Venue : Sofitel Melbourne on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.
27-29 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Dookie Farm]
‘Dookie campus is a working farm - a centre of agricultural research. You will join scientists and agricultural students in hands on activities in the laboratory and paddock, investigating real world issues. Activities include perennial ryegrass toxicity, sheep science, ultra-sound technology, wool classing, protein content of milk, cheese making and robotic dairy’.
Venue : University of Melbourne, Dookie, Victoria.
29 New ! STAVCON 2019
‘STAVCON is the annual conference of the Science Teachers’ Association of Victoria Inc. The conference is open to any person involved or interested in science education; this includes student teachers, laboratory technicians, primary, secondary and tertiary educators’. Note that the STAV STEM Conference will merge with STAVCON from 2019.
Venue : La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria.
30/11-1/12 New ! World Congress on Inspired Education
‘WCIE aims to bring together a wide audience of academicians, policy makers and practitioners around clearly circumscribed topics, engage participants in fruitful debate, and facilitate mutual understanding’.
Venue : Best Western Titianinn. Treviso, Italy.
30/11-3/12 AATE National Conference 2019
My story flows in more than one direction : power of story, politics of voice. As educators, we must not only find, but use, our voice, refusing to be ventriloquised by others, reclaiming our story from opportunistic or even well-meaning politicians, unwieldy and bureaucratised educational systems and stultifying testing which undermines real education, forcing students into someone else’s story’.
Venue : Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria.

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December 2019
Date Event
1-5 2019 AARE Conference
‘The conference brings together researchers and educators from across the world, as well as Australia, who work in diverse educational fields. It is a space within which both well established and early career academics can find a forum to provoke debate, stimulate discussion, offer new ideas and disseminate research findings’.
Venue : Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Queensland.
2-3 International Conference on Advanced Pedagogy and Educational Sciences [ICAPES] 2019
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Advanced Pedagogy and Educational Sciences’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
2-3 International Conference on Early Childhood Education and Teaching Systems [ICECET] 2019
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Early Childhood Education and Teaching Systems’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
2-3 International Conference on Sustainable Tourism Education [ICSTE] 2019
The conference ‘provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Sustainable Tourism Education’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.
2-3 2019 ACHPER [SA] Secondary Conference
‘Sessions will showcase : Important information for the introduction of the Stage 2 course in 2020; Contemporary pedagogies in PE, game-based approaches, Teaching Stage 2 Physical Education, Technology in PE, Volleyball, Basketball, Australian Curriculum, sharing best practice, Leadership and much more’.
Venue : Flinders University and the Australian Science and Maths School, Adelaide, South Australia.
2-4 Nursing World 2019 [World Congress on Nursing Education & Practice]
‘This conference will explore the many ways in which nurses work to achieve universal access to health and providing health care. The Congress will give opportunities to build relationships and to disseminate nursing and health-related knowledge. Participants will be able to meet global nursing leaders, identify the profession’s priorities and future directions’.
Venue : Mantra Bell City, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-5 New ! IASC-ARS 2019
‘The theme of the conference is Statistical Computing for AI and Big Data. The aim of the conference is to provide a forum for the discussion and exchange of ideas, new concepts and recent methods in statistics. Philip Leung-ho Yu (plhyu@hku.hk) from the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science of the University of Hong Kong will be the General Chair of the conference’. Asian Regional Section, International Association for Statistical Computing.
Venue : University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
2-6 New ! Summer School 2019 [Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language]
‘We already have an exciting line up of speakers and content – here is a little teaser. Registrations will be opened in August at which time more detail regarding the program and other arrangements will be made available’.
Venue : The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
3 Transition to School : More than Letters and Numbers [Sydney]
‘This workshop draws on the research highlighting the benefits of a positive transition experience and key perspectives and considerations for ensuring all children and their families experience the best possible start to school’.
Venue : Mercure Sydney Airport, Sydney, NSW.
3-5 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Bunbury]
‘The program will deliver hands-on workshops for students to explore disciplines such as Conservation and Wildlife Biology, Environmental Science, Medical Science, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Math and Technology. We will have loads of fun, enjoying a range of social activities, alongside opening your minds to the endless opportunities of future study and careers in STEM’.
Venue : Edith Cowan University, Bunbury, Western Australia.
3-5 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Launceston]
‘Over three days you will perform experiments in laboratories, attend inspirational lectures, tour facilities and experience university life. Be challenged to extend yourself, share your ideas with students m different schools, work with scientists on fascinating hands-on projects and expand your ideas of how science and technology can help you to change the world’.
Venue : University of Tasmania, Launceston, Tasmania.
3-6 New ! 63rd Annual Meeting of the Australian Mathematical Society
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Monash University, Clayton Campus, Melbourne, Victoria.
4-5 21st International Conference on Adult Education Systems [ICAES] 2019
‘The event aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Adult Education Systems. 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, Melbourne, Victoria.
4-6 CSAA Conference 2019 : Cultural Transformations
Conference streams information is found here. The speed and extent of the cultural transformations currently taking place around us raise urgent and imperative questions. The 2019 conference aims to provide a forum at which both the challenges posed and opportunities afforded by these transformations can be collectively addressed’.
Venue : University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland.
4-6 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Adelaide]
‘The program consists of hands-on workshops in our labs, thought-provoking lectures by academic staff as well as a fun activities such as quizzes and competitions. Regional student groups have the opportunity to stay on campus over the three days’.
Venue : Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia.
5-6 ICICKM - International Conference on Intellectual Capital, Knowledge Management & Organisational Learning
‘ICICKM is generally attended by participants from more than 35 countries and attracts an interesting combination of academic scholars, practitioners and individuals who are engaged in various aspects of Intellectual Capital and Knowledge Management’.
Venue : Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW.
8-11 2019 Australia and New Zealand Student Services Association [ANZSSA] Conference
‘Our theme is Ka karangaranga i te pari, ka eke ki te taumata : Amplifying narratives for student success. The conference will be of benefit to anyone who has an interest in the quality of the student experience, including Australian and New Zealand delegates’ from a range of professions and organisations.
Venue : University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.
8-11 Australasian Association for Engineering Education 2019 Conference
‘The conference theme is Educators Becoming Agents of Change : Innovate, Integrate, Motivate - Innovation in Learning and Teaching, Integration of Curriculum and Programs and Motivation and Engagement of Students, Academics, and Industry’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
9-11 London International Conference on Education [LICE-2019]
‘Over the past decade LICE has developed strong networks of leading researchers and pioneers in education worldwide. The aim is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of pedagogy’.
Venue : London Marriott Hotel Kensington, London, UK.
9-11 ProPEL 2019 Conference
‘ProPEL is a collaborative, multi-professional international network to promote research and knowledge exchange in issues of professional education, practice and learning. The main theme of the conference this year is Provocations and Possibilities. We are particularly keen to shine a light on the unspoken, unseen, unasked and intangible during this conference. We invite you to uncover and examine these from multiple perspectives and to contemplate future directions, opportunities and potential’.
Venue : University of Technology Sydney, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW.
9-13 2019 IEEE Global Communications Conference
‘Provides a full program of technical and professional activities spanning hot topics in voice, data, image and multimedia communications and networking.’.
Venue : Hilton Waikoloa Village, Waikoloa Village, Hawaii, USA.
10 ‘So, I’ve got one of those’ : supporting the rights of children with special needs [Parramatta]
‘This workshop provides a reflective space to consider our understanding of inclusion, our inclusive practice and our work and engagement with others with respect to working with children with special rights. More specifically, during the workshop we will’ be covering a number of specific topics and areas.
Venue : Skye Hotel Suites, Parramatta, NSW.
10-12 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Adelaide]
‘Discover the diverse and amazing career opportunities in both engineering and science whilst undertaking a wide range of hands-on activities over three fun-filled days. Experience interactive workshops in Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Food Science, Agriculture, Engineering and many more. Come see how much fun STEM can be’.
Venue : University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia.
10-13 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Perth]
‘Four days of engaging, hands-on science and engineering lab sessions, expert speaker presentations, information on studying at university and careers in science and engineering. Explore the fields of agriculture and environment, health and medical science, physical sciences and mathematics, computing and data sciences, robotics and engineering’.
Venue : Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia.
11-13 2019 IEEE 58th Conference on Decision and Control [CDC]
‘The premier scientific and engineering conference dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practice of systems and control. The CDC annually brings together an international community of researchers and practitioners in the field of automatic control to discuss new research results, perspectives on future developments, and innovative applications relevant to decision making, systems and control, and related areas’.
Venue : Nice-Acropolis Convention Centre, Nice, France.
11-13 2019 National Indigenous Languages Revival & Education Conference
The conference ‘is envisage to be the largest gathering of Indigenous linguists, researchers, language workers, teachers, educators, representatives from governments, NGOs, community language centres and community members and groups from all states and territories of Australia. The conference provides an opportunity for delegates to network, share ideas and yarn with representatives from community language groups to celebrate success stories, share challenges and experiences they’ve faced in the implementation of various attempts to revitalise language in community’.
Venue : Hilton Hotel, Darwin, Northern Territory.
11-13 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Hobart]
‘Scientists will be the ones to solve the biggest challenges our planet faces. Over three days you will perform experiments in laboratories, attend inspirational lectures, tour facilities and experience university life. Be challenged to extend yourself, share your ideas with students from different schools, work with scientists on fascinating hands-on projects and expand your ideas of how science and technology can help you to change the world’.
Venue : University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania.
13-15 International Conference on Community Translation ICCT2019
‘A second conference to continue addressing issues, advances and innovations in practice, research, and education in the field of Community Translation [Public Service Translation]’.
Venue : Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology [RMIT], Melbourne, Victoria.
16-19 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Perth]
‘Engage in interactive sessions, workshops, lectures and games. Experience the fields of Physics, Chemistry, Nano Chemistry, Information Technology, Atmospheric Science, Mathematics, Robotics and Coding. Biochemistry and System Biology, Forensic and Agricultural Science, Marine Biology, Ecology and Wildlife Biology’.
Venue : Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia.

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January 2020
Date Event
10-11 New ! International Conference On Management Economics and Social Sciences [ICMESS] 2020
Access information regarding registration, speakers, venue, Call for papers, even downloads from the site.
Venue : Hotel Ibis Pattaya, Pattaya City, Thailand.
13-15 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Melbourne]
The ‘Science Experience will expose you to how exciting science at university is. You’ll get to step into the shoes of a university student and see what it’s like to be taught by our world class academics, conduct experiments in our labs and collaborate with students from all over Australia who are just as passionate as you about science. Our program is supported by dedicated student mentors who study across a multitude of disciplines including IT and Data Science, Chemistry, Geology, Physics, Environmental Science, Engineering and the Life Sciences’.
Venue : University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria.
14-16 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Armidale]
‘Practical sessions in chemistry, precision agriculture, immunobiology, coding, meat and animal science, insect ecology, DNA and forensic techniques and soil science. As part of the program you will get a rare glimpse into the workings of our precision agriculture research group at the University’s SMART farm at Kirby, one of UNE’s rural properties. Professional scientists will be on board for a career panel and discussion to help you clarify your thoughts on pursuing science at a University level and into the future’.
Venue : University of New England, Armidale, NSW.
14-16 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Perth]
‘Explore the world of science, technology, engineering and maths through a series of hands-on workshops, laboratory experiments and interactive presentations. Experience what it’s like to be a university student, and discover the rich variety of careers that can come from having a degree in science or engineering. Interact with our expert staff and student leaders as they help you to develop your passion and explore the amazing possibilities of science at UWA’.
Venue : University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia.
14-16 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Melbourne]
‘Budding scientists entering Year 10 or 11 in 2020 will work together to problem solve real world challenges in laboratories and state-of-the-art facilities in disciplines such as space science, nanotechnology, biomedical science, sensory science and engineering, and participate in excursions off-campus. Interactive activities and guest lectures will provide attending students with an invaluable opportunity to learn from academic experts, and friendly RMIT student mentors will be their guides throughout the program’.
Venue : RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria.
14-17 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Joondalup]
‘The program will enlighten students to the fascinating world of Marine Biology and Environmental Science, Engineering with Motorsport and Robotics, Biomechanics and Sport Analysis, Medical Science, Physics, Chemistry, Math and computer Programming. Our super friendly team will ensure you have loads of fun, enjoying a range of social activities, alongside opening your minds to the endless opportunities of future study and careers in STEM’.
Venue : Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Perth, Western Australia.
15-17 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Sydney]
‘“Step One : Save the World” - “Grab your keep cups, your canvas bags and tree planting kits – we are on a mission ! Become climate change scientists for three days by learning about current global challenges we face and the technologies in place that enact real change. Each day will feature interactive labs and workshops which will detail a global challenge, what is currently being done about it, and together perform one positive action to combat the challenge. From biology to psychology to mathematics to chemistry… all our sciences are getting their hands dirty to save the world !”’.
Venue : University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
20-22 New ! ICEF Secondary Education
‘The inaugural ICEF Secondary Education event provides a targeted opportunity for international providers of secondary, boarding, high school, and junior programmes, as well as selected secondary education focused agents from around the world, and relevant service providers to hold pre-scheduled, one-to-one business meetings effectively and efficiently’.
Venue : Hyatt Regency Long Beach, Long Beach, California, USA.
20-22 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Queenscliff]
‘More than just marine biology – investigate all options linked to aquatic ecology, both marine and freshwater, as well as expanding experiences beyond science into other areas such as law enforcement ... . Career and future study options - hear scientists give short presentations on their exciting and challenging careers, the interesting and unusual pathways that lead to opportunities in this field and current research projects. Participate in fascinating laboratory sessions and field trips that focus on either marine or freshwater ecology, biology or botany. Participate in practical laboratory sessions/demonstrations such as fish dissections, techniques in investigating aquatic ecosystems, freshwater macro-invertebrate investigations and how science backgrounds can lead to unusual career pathways such as law enforcement’.
Venue : Marine & Freshwater Discovery Centre, Queenscliff, Victoria.
20-22 The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Sydney]
‘Discover 3D printing and a virtual reality during our science expo, meet passionate scientists at our career speed dating, participate in a chemistry and physics magic show, learn more about our solar system and the world beyond earth, explore the world of Indigenous science and much much more !’.
Venue : Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW.
21-24 New ! The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Brisbane Combined]
‘Treble your science experience by attending three of the largest universities in Queensland during the four days. Visit QUT, UQ and Griffith-Nathan. You will tour scientific facilities, hear from some of Queensland’s leading scientists, participate in hands –on workshops, explore science based careers. Areas covered include forensic and biological science, physics, mathematics,astronomy, environmental sciences and engineering’.
Venue : QUT, UQ and Griffith-Nathan, Brisbane, Queensland.
22-24 New ! The ConocoPhillips Science Experience [Uni. of Queensland, St Lucia]
‘Invention workshops; disciplines including maths, physics, genetics, marine science, neuroscience, health and safety science, agriculture, nanotechnology’.
Venue : University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland.
30-31 International Conference on Childhood Education and Designing Instructions [SICCED] 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 Childhood Education and Designing Instructions. 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.

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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.
8-9 New ! 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 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 New ! 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.
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.

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March 2020
Date Event
8-9 New ! 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 New ! 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.
12-13 New ! 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.
14-16 New ! 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.
18-21 New ! 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 New ! 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.
23-24 New ! 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.
23-26 New ! 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.
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.

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April 2020
Date Event
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.
6-10 New ! 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.
14-16 New ! 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 New ! 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.
23-24 New ! 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.

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May 2020
Date Event
4-5 Stockholm International Conference of Research in Vocational Education and Training
‘A forum for discussion and dissemination of state of the art research in VET. A space for international networking and co-operation’.
Venue : Several Venues, Stockholm, Sweden.
4-7 ALIA National 2020 Conference
‘ALIA provides the platform as a meeting point for all Library and Information professionals, from all sectors and all areas of Australia and the international community. The National Conference provides unparalleled opportunities to become stronger as professionals and as an industry with engaging programs and a forum to collaborate, network and build partnerships amongst our colleagues, peers, industry leaders and corporate partners’.
Venue : International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW.
18-20 2020 International Conference on Networked Learning [NLC]
‘The biennial Networked Learning Conference has been an opportunity to participate in a forum for the critical examination and analysis of research in networked learning – particularly in Higher Education and lifelong learning’.
Venue : Kolding, Denmark.

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June 2020
Date Event
3-6 6th Conference of The International Society for the Linguistics of English [ISLE 6]
‘The conference theme for ISLE 6 is Evolving English and the Digital Era. ISLE 6 seeks to assess the impact of digitisation in English linguistics and in the study of its varieties. We hope to be a venue for state-of-the-art presentations that highlight how digitisation can [or cannot] benefit the study of English linguistics and how it could help us understand its past and present and possibly predict its future paths’.
Venue : University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu, Finland .

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July 2020
Date Event
6-9 ICED 2020, 23rd International Congress on the Education of the Deaf
‘ICED is the peak international forum for sharing evidence-based practice, research and ideas about education of Deaf/hard of hearing students. The first ICED was held in Paris in 1878, and since 1975 has been held every 5 years in countries throughout the world’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.

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August 2020
Date Event
2-7 34th ISME World Conference 2020
‘The theme is Visions of Equity and Diversity. The call for papers for this event is now open’.
Venue : Sibelius Academy, UniArts Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland.
9-14 World Congress of Applied Linguistics
The dynamics of language, communication and culture in a changing world’. Initial information only. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : MartiniPlaza, Groningen, The Netherlands.

Beginning of August 2020

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September 2020
Date Event
23-25 ALLA 2020 Conference
‘A biennial event hosted by the Australian Law Librarians’ Association’.
Venue : QT Hotel, Canberra, ACT.

Beginning of September 2020

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October 2020
Date Event
28-30 2020 National Nurse Education Conference
The theme for the conference is Inspire, Motivate, Educate. Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates.
Venue : Seaworld, Gold Coast, Queensland.

Beginning of October 2020

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November 2020
Date Event
19-21 2020 ASHE Conference
Initial information only. Monitor regularly for further updates. Preconference - November 18-19, 2020.
Venue : Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

Beginning of November 2020

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December 2020
Date Event
2-3 International Conference on Educational Policies and Learning Strategies [ICEPLS] 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 Policies and Learning Strategies’.
Venue : TBC, Sydney, NSW.

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