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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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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.

Conferences & Events

May 2016
Date Event
2-4 CeBIT 2016
‘Our core premise is to help our community achieve their organisation’s goals through technology. We do this via education, product and service demonstrations and extensive networking’.
Venue : Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney, NSW.
3-5 Going Global 2016
‘An open forum for education world leaders to debate international higher and further education issues and challenges, and to discuss collaborative solutions’.
Venue : Cape Town, South Africa.
5 SEA Educational Leaders’ Forum
Steiner Education Australia. ‘This will be followed by the annual GLaM conference [Governance, Leadership and Management]’.
Venue : Sophia Mundi Steiner School, St Mary’s Abbotsford Convent, Melbourne, Victoria.
5-6 AITD National Conference 2016
The ‘Annual National Conference has developed a reputation for providing delegates with high quality, dynamic presentations on an exciting range of innovative topics’.
Venue : Sydney Masonic Centre, Sydney, NSW.
5-6 Breakthrough Strategies to Teach & Counsel Troubled Students
‘This workshop effectively and thoroughly delivers the best answers for your students’ worst social, emotional, behavioural, and classroom management problems’.
Venue : Seattle, Washington, USA.
5-6 Understanding & Promoting the Mental Health & Wellbeing of Young People
‘All Primary/Secondary Teachers. All Education support staff. Anyone interested in the Mental Health and Wellbeing of young people’.
Venue : Melbourne Cricket Ground, Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria.
5-8 The VCE and Careers Expo
‘Information and resources for the VCE; information about university, TAFE and training courses; career advice; study advice; international exchange and gap year programs’.
Venue : Caulfield Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria.
9 Gifted & Talented Study Day Programme 2016
‘This study day offers a unique provision for academically gifted students’.
Venue : St Hilda’s School, Perth, Western Australia.
9-11 Australian Copyright Council Seminar Series
‘All seminars provide up-to-date information about your rights and responsibilities in relation to copyright law’. Initial information only. Dates to be confirmed.
Venue : Sydney, NSW.
10 Encouraging Positive Behaviour in Young Children [Part 2]
‘An advanced workshop which builds on the skills and information presented in “Encouraging Positive Behaviours in Young Children, Part 1” [February, 2016]. Suitable for professionals supporting children with complex and challenging behaviour’.
Venue : Oatley, Sydney, NSW.
11 Gifted & Talented Study Day Programme 2016
‘This study day offers a unique provision for academically gifted students’.
Venue : Scots College, Wellington, New Zealand.
11-13 IUNC Eurasia 2016
‘Combining engaging sessions and presentations from the world leading experts of University International Relations, round-tables and discussions’.
Venue : Moscow, Russia.
12 Gifted & Talented Study Day Programme 2016
‘This study day offers a unique provision for academically gifted students’.
Venue : St Cuthbert’s School, Auckland, New Zealand.
13 Gifted & Talented Study Day Programme 2016
‘This study day offers a unique provision for academically gifted students’.
Venue : Cashmere High School, Christchurch, New Zealand.
13-14 2016 Spring Global Conference on Education
‘The Global Conference on Education promotes collaborative excellence between academicians and professionals from Education’.
Venue : Los Angeles, California, USA.
13-14 Reconciliation Symposium - Early Childhood Australia
Initial information only as well as the option to register your interest. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Sydney, NSW.
15-18 Museums Australasia 2016
‘Museums Aotearoa and Museums Australia invite you to our first joint conference. Crossing cultures and disciplines, the three day conference will explore the relevance and sustainability of museums and galleries now and in the future’.
Venue : Auckland, New Zealand.
16 Gifted & Talented Study Day Programme 2016
‘This study day offers a unique provision for academically gifted students’.
Venue : St Laurence’s College, Brisbane, Queensland.
16-17 Delivering Personalised Learning Summit 2016
‘Provides participants with an opportunity to reflect on leadership, management and practice in contexts where students impacted by a disability are educated’.
Venue : SMC Conference & Function Centre, Sydney, NSW.
16-17 ICISS 2016
‘Aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Information Systems Security’.
Venue : Holiday Inn Paris Montparnasse, Paris, France.
16-20 ICDE 2016
‘Addresses research issues in designing, building, managing, and evaluating advanced data systems and applications. It is a leading forum for researchers, practitioners, developers, and users’.
Venue : Helsinki, Finland.
17 Gifted & Talented Study Day Programme 2016
‘This study day offers a unique provision for academically gifted students’.
Venue : Ascham School, Sydney, NSW.
18 Gifted & Talented Study Day Programme 2016
‘This study day offers a unique provision for academically gifted students’.
Venue : Concordia College, Adelaide, South Australia.
19-20 Excellence in Professional Practice Conference 2016 [ACER]
‘A conference presented by practitioners, for practitioners. EPPC is for teachers, school leaders and researchers, teams collaborating for improvement in year levels, across a whole school, in clusters of schools or partnering with external organisations’.
Venue : Bayview Eden, Melbourne, Victoria.
19-20 Positive Schools 2016 Mental Health and Wellbeing Conference
Basic details and registration information only at this time. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Brisbane Convention Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
19-22 ICEMST 2016
‘Bringing together scholars, students, and administrators from different countries, and discussing theoretical and practical issues in the fields of information and communication technologies in education, science education and mathematics education’.
Venue : Bodrum, Turkey.
20 Gifted & Talented Study Day Programme 2016
‘This study day offers a unique provision for academically gifted students’.
Venue : Camberwell Grammar, Melbourne, Victoria.
20 New Careers Advisers Day
‘Are you new to the Careers Advising role in a NSW high school ? This is the day for you !’
Venue : L’Aqua, Darling Harbour, Sydney, NSW.
20-21 CBCA National Conference
Initial date and venue city information. Monitor for further developments.
Venue : Sydney, NSW.
20-21 FabLearn Australia
‘The program includes in-depth workshops, an educator panel and keynotes from industry leaders’. Initial information only. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Lauriston Girls’ School, Armadale, Victoria.
20-21 2016 Conference - Lessons for Learning [Early Years in Education Society]
Speaker details as well as basic information can be found on the site.
Venue : Pan Pacific Hotel, Perth, Western Australia.
21 Aboriginal Members Conference [NSW Teachers Federation]
Further information in 2016. Monitor for updates.
Venue : NSW Teachers Federation Conference centre, Surry Hills, Sydney, NSW.
22-24 Real Girls, Real Women : Leading, Empowering, Celebrating
‘Includes keynotes from academic, business and community leaders, session presentations and interactive discussions and debates on critical issues affecting educators and girls’.
Venue : Rydges Hotel South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland.
22-25 ATD 2015 [formerly ASTD] International Conference and Exposition
‘WALK away with new contacts, fresh ideas on how to apply current and future trends to your own job, and an invigorated passion for talent development’.
Venue : Denver Convention Centre, Denver, Colorado, USA.
23-24 ICHE London 2016
‘Brings together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Higher Education’.
Venue : London, UK.
23-27 IEEE International Conference on Communications 2016
‘Featuring a comprehensive Technical Program including 13 Symposia and a number of Tutorials and Workshops’.
Venue : Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
24-27 QQML 2016 International Conference
‘The focus is on Exploring Trends and Challenges on Building the Future Libraries’.
Venue : Senate House, London, UK.
25-26 2nd Annual Future Education & Technology 2016
‘Focuses on how schools embrace and utilise technology in order to become leaders in education provision’.
Venue : Rendezvous Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand.
25-27 2016 CDAA National Conference
‘This Conference will explore the way that Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics [STEM] are promoted as key pathway opportunities’.
Venue : The Sofitel Melbourne on Collins, Melbourne, Victoria.
26-27 Asia-Pacific Quality Network Conference
‘the main annual event for discussing and advancing quality assurance in higher education throughout the Asia-Pacific are’.
Venue : Natadola, Fiji.
26-27 Positive Schools 2016 Mental Health and Wellbeing Conference
Basic details and registration information only at this time. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Rydges Esplanade, Fremantle, Western Australia.
27 The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People
‘A national seminar series and supporting resources aimed at protecting and enhancing the wellbeing of our children and teenagers’.
Venue : UQ Centre, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland.
27-28 Early Childhood Education Conference 2016
‘A conference for everyone involved in early childhood education from birth to the early years of school’.
Venue : Caulfield Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria.
27-29 ECC Annual Conference 2016
‘Defining best practice in ECE. Come to conference ! Be informed. Be engaged. Network. Learn. And have fun’.
Venue : Rotorua, New Zealand.
27-29 International Conference on Contemporary Issues in Education
‘Promoting the exchange of information on theory, research, development, and practices of diverse education fields’.
Venue : Zagreb, Croatia.
29-31 Annual Accreditation Conference : Asia Pacific 2016
‘Attending the Annual Accreditation Conference: Asia Pacific is a unique opportunity to learn, and truly understand, the AACSB Accreditation Standards, while gaining insight into the latest trends in Asia Pacific and global accreditation’.
Venue : Singapore.
29-5/1-6 16th CEFPI Australasia Region Conference
Initial information only. Monitor for further information and developments.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
29-5/2-6 LiHE’16 Symposium - Globalisation of Higher Education
All details available from the site.
Venue : Aegina, Greece.
29-5/3-6 NAFSA Conference 2016
Basic information only at this time. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Denver, Colorado, USA.
30-31 EduTECH 2016
‘A giant festival for all of education. It is the only event that brings together schools, tertiary education, VET and workplace learning under one roof. It features one large exhibition with 8 parallel conferences, plus 8 post-event masterclasses’ [the masterclasses are held on 1 June].
Venue : Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
30-31 Annual International Conference on Language, Literature and Linguistics [L3]
‘Examining the various issues and factors that intervene at the interface of language and literature, not least the cultural context[s] in which it is situated. The conference will bring together multi-disciplinary expertise from all relevant fields’.
Venue : Hotel Fort Canning, Singapore.
30-31 New ! Interrogating Belonging in Education
A ‘symposium to interrogate and theorise the meaning and operation of belonging for children and young people in the different spaces and sites, social groups and pedagogies and practices of formal and informal learning and educational contexts’.
Venue : Deakin University Melbourne City Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
30-31 New ! Skills Tasmania : Skills and Workforce Development Conference
‘Details of the 2016 conference, including a draft program, will be published asap’.
Venue : Hobart, Tasmania.
30/5-1/6 Making Learning Visible
‘Participants will experience many opportunities to explore materials, utilising an inquiry lens, with the intent to gather artifacts of individual and group learning, create pedagogical documentation and engage in reflective dialogue about the process of making learning visible’.
Venue : Gold Coast, Surfers Paradise, Queensland.
30/5-3/6 2016 Trans-Tasman Conference [Australian Primary Principals Association]
‘The theme of the conference is “Knowledge in Our Hands” with the emphasis on telling the stories that excite us within education’.
Venue : SkyCity Convention Centre, Auckland, New Zealand.

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June 2016
Date Event
2-3 Positive Schools 2016 Mental Health and Wellbeing Conference
Basic details and registration information only at this time. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Melbourne Convention Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-3 Provocations, Reflections and Observations
‘Designed to create unique and meaningful learning experiences for participants who are interested in enhancing their understanding of the desirable characteristics and qualities of learning environments for children’.
Venue : Gold Coast, Surfers Paradise, Queensland.
2-3 Positive Schools Conference 2016
Key audience is ‘school leaders and teachers across all systems’.
Venue : Doltone House, Darling Island Wharf, Sydney, NSW.
2-5 The Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2016
‘Bringing together a range of academics and practitioners to discuss new directions of research and discovery in education’.
Venue : Art Centre of Kobe, Kobe, Japan.
3 The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People
‘A national seminar series and supporting resources aimed at protecting and enhancing the wellbeing of our children and teenagers’.
Venue : UQ Centre, Winthrop Hall, Crawley, Western Australia.
3-5 ACA Qld. National Childcare Conference
‘Our conference theme for 2016 is “Reveal the Possibilities”. We are currently sourcing a great array of exceptional speakers and presenters for you’.
Venue : Jupiters, Gold Coast, Queensland.
3-5 The 13th Annual Teaching Professor Conference 2016
‘This conference gives you the opportunity to interact with your peers from around the country [and world] who are facing the same challenges and wrestling with the same issues that you know well’.
Venue : Washington DC, USA.
5-7 ICIEA 2016
‘Provides an excellent forum for scientists, researchers, engineers and industrial practitioners throughout the world to present and discuss the latest technology advancement as well as future directions and trends in Industrial Electronics’.
Venue : Hefei, China.
5-8 Women in Higher Education Leadership Summit
‘WHELS is not about giving answers to leaders. It’s about developing people’s capacities to respond to current higher education-related challenges’.
Venue : San Diego, California, USA.
6-7 Music & Movement for Young Learners
‘Learn how to help young children use movement and creativity to relate to every aspect of music and other content areas’.
Venue : Gold Coast, Surfers Paradise, Queensland.
7-8 Education Nation 2016
‘Providing a national forum that can make a difference in Australia’s F-12 education system’.
Venue : Luna Park Conference Centre, Sydney, NSW.
7-9 Worlddidac Asia 2016
‘Exhibition and conference attendees represent a wide range of decision makers of educational organisations, NGO’s, public and private schools as well as dealers and opinion leaders’.
Venue : Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong, Kong, China.
8-9 Practical Strategies for At-Risk Students
‘This workshop focuses on five goals for turning school failure around by helping students to develop skills and knowledge necessary for success, develop intrinsic motivation, become problem solvers, become lifelong learners and achieve their personal potential’.
Venue : Gold Coast, Surfers Paradise, Queensland.
8-10 International Society on Early Intervention Conference
‘The theme of the conference is “Children's Rights and Early Intervention”’.
Venue : Stockholm, Sweden.
9-10 Positive Schools 2016 Mental Health and Wellbeing Conference
Basic details and registration information only at this time. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : SMC Conference and Function Centre, Sydney, NSW.
9-10 2016 AASE and PASS Joint Annual Conference
‘The Conference’s theme will be “Learner at the Centre” with five strands - Educational Intervention, Child Protection, Ethical Considerations, Transitions and Working in Partnerships’.
Venue : Crown Promenade Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
9-10 ICHCEIMS 2016
‘Bringing together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Human Computing, Education and Information Management Systems’.
Venue : Hyatt Regency San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA.
9-12 The Asian Conference on the Social Sciences 2016
‘Bringing together a range of academics and practitioners to discuss new directions of research and discovery in education’.
Venue : Art Centre of Kobe, Kobe, Japan.
10 The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People
‘A national seminar series and supporting resources aimed at protecting and enhancing the wellbeing of our children and teenagers’.
Venue : Llewellyn Hall ANU, William Herbert Place, Canberra, ACT.
10-11 2016 Global Conference on Teaching and Learning with Technology [CTLT 2016]
‘For learning professionals seeking innovative ideas on learning technology for implementation. The conference also aims to foster research relations between the academic and industry’.
Venue : Concorde Hotel, Singapore.
10-12 Queensland Early Education and Care Conference
‘The largest conference of early childhood professionals across Queensland’.
Venue : TBC.
12-14 2016 EFMD Annual Conference
‘EFMD Acts as a Catalyst to Enhance Excellence in Management Education and Development Globally’. Initial information only. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : LUISS Business School, Rome, Italy.
13-15 2016 ICE/IEEE International Technology Management Conference
‘ICE 2016 Theme is: “Bringing Forward the International Agendas for Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Technology & Engineering Management : Women & STEM Leadership, User-Driven && Frugal Innovations and Tech Startups”’.
Venue : Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway.
14-15 Singapore Conference on Applied Psychology
‘Special theme : Towards Education Cohesiveness - A Psychological Perspective. Disruptive education technologies are changing our school environment. We are inviting practitioners and researchers to share their experiences and researches in the field of Educational Psychology. However all other papers on the topic of Applied Psychology are welcome to be presented’.
Venue : Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore.
14-16 2016 NSWSPC Annual Conference
Initial information only. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Crowne Plaza, Hunter Valley, NSW.
14-16 Adult and Community Education Conference
Initial information. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Wellington, New Zealand.
15-17 New ! Gender and Education Association Biennial Interim Conference 2016
The ‘Focus will be on “Intersections between equality, race and nation in education” and “New research approaches for rethinking gender and equalities”’.
Venue : Linköping University, Sweden.
16-17 The Future of Education
‘Aims to promote and share good practice and transnational cooperation in the field of education’.
Venue : Florence, Italy.
16-17 Global Conference on Teaching and Learning with Technology 2016
‘The conference is for learning professionals seeking innovative ideas on learning technology for implementation. The conference also aims to foster research relations between the academic and industry’.
Venue : Concorde Hotel, Singapore.
16-19 The Western Sydney Careers Expo 2016
‘The Western Sydney Careers Expo is now in its 6th year’.
Venue : Halls 5 and 6, Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park, NSW.
17-18 APTIF 8
‘Find the information you need, whether planning to present at this international forum, or whether you are a prospective attendee interested in gaining an overview of new development in the translation and interpreting industry in the Asia-Pacific Region’.
Venue : Xi’an, China.
19-22 National Catholic Education Commission Conference 2016
‘Faith to Lead, Lead to Faith’. Initial information only. Monitor for further details.
Venue : Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, Perth, Western Australia.
20-22 2nd International Congress on Vocational and Professional Education and Training
‘At its core is the sharing of expertise and the strengthening of vocational education and “good practice” on an international level. The Congress presents a fertile group for the development of new ideas’.
Venue : Winterthur, Switzerland.
20-21 Australian Copyright Council Seminar Series
‘All seminars provide up-to-date information about your rights and responsibilities in relation to copyright law’. Initial information only. Dates to be confirmed.
Venue : Adelaide, South Australia.
20-24 International Society of the Learning Sciences - ICLS 2016
‘The conference theme “Transforming Learning, Empowering Learners” brings our educational gaze back to the commitment of the learning sciences to provide a more insightful understanding of how people learn’.
Venue : National Institute of Education, Singapore.
21-23 2nd International Conference on Higher Education Advances [HEAd’16]
‘An excellent forum for researchers and practitioners to exchange ideas, experiences, opinions and research results relating to the preparation of students, teaching/learning methodologies and the organisation of educational systems’.
Venue : Universitat Politècnica de València, Valencia, Spain.
23-28 New ! ALA 2016 Annual Conference and Exhibition
‘With a focus on the strength and future of libraries, the Annual Conference and Exhibition is known as the global library event of the year’.
Venue : Orlando, Florida, USA.
25 2016 ECTA Conference
Initial details and call for registration. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Sheldon Event Centre, Sheldon, Brisbane, Queensland.
25-26 Reinvent Your Career Expo Melbourne 2016
‘Gain access to numerous exhibitors, hundreds of real jobs, professional Career Counsellors, interactive career workshops, dynamic seminars, resume services, graduate employment, traineeships, apprenticeships and small business opportunities’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
26-29 ISTE 2016
‘Groundbreaking ideas are shared, new learning technologies are unveiled and collaborations form that will impact classrooms everywhere. Claim your seat at the table among education’s most innovative change agents’.
Venue : Denver, Colorado, USA.
26-30 Australian Earth Sciences Convention 2016
It ‘will showcase the latest geoscience research, provide opportunities for professional development and the space to connect and collaborate with your peers’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
27-30 Canada International Conference on Education
‘Dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices in education. The CICE promotes collaborative excellence between academicians and professionals from Education’.
Venue : University of Toronto Mississauga, Canada.
27-30 EdMedia 2016 - World Conference on Educational Media and Technology
‘This annual conference serves as a multi-disciplinary forum for the discussion and exchange of information on the research, development, and applications on all topics related to multimedia, hypermedia and telecommunications/distance education’.
Venue : Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
27-30 World Conference on Social Work, Education and Social Development 2016
‘Promoting the dignity and worth of people’. Monitor for further information.
Venue : Seoul, Korea.
27/6-1/7 InSITE 2016
Initial, essential information. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Vilnius, Lithuania.
28/6-1/7 New ! 47th Australasian Science Education Research Association Conference
‘The conference will enable you to share your science education research within a collegial community and to engage in discussions about science education research’.
Venue : QT Canberra, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.
29/6-2/7 STARS Conference
‘Provides the opportunity to disseminate and discuss current research, good practice, emerging initiatives and leading edge ideas that are aimed at enhancing students’ tertiary learning experiences’.
Venue : Pan Pacific Hotel, Perth, Western Australia.
30/6-1/7 2016 Global Studies Conference
Initial information. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA.
30/6-2/7 14th Asia TEFL International Conference
‘Connecting Professionally on ELT in Asia : Crossing the Bridge to Excellence’. Jointly with the 11th FEELTA International Conference.
Venue : Far Eastern Federal University, Vladivostok, Russia.

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July 2016
Date Event
1-4 ICITA 2016
‘Provides a platform for academics and engineers in computer technology to meet, exchange ideas, and establish professional networks’.
Venue : The Hilton, Sydney, NSW.
3-5 2016 CaSPA Conference
Promotional Video and basic information only. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Crown Promenade Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
3-6 ATEA Annual Conference
‘Capitalising on the attention by politicians and policy makers seeking solutions to the best ways we can prepare teachers for diverse communities’.
Venue : Ballarat, Victoria.
3-6 CONASTA 65 [ASTA]
‘Hear from an outstanding line-up of Keynote Speakers. Take Part in a broad program of professional learning workshops for primary and secondary teachers and school science technicians, including laboratory and computer workshops, hands-on activities, seminars and discussions’.
Venue : Somerville House, Brisbane, Queensland.
3-7 MERGA 2016 - Opening Up Mathematics Education Research
‘Provides participants with the opportunity to engage in professionally stimulating activities in a highly supportive environment’.
Venue : University of South Australia City West Campus, Adelaide, South Australia.
4-6 25th National Vocational Education and Training Research Conference
‘The 2016 conference will highlight [but is not limited to] research across three themes : Equity, Engagement and Evolution. ‘No Frills’ is considered one of the best value events on the VET calendar’.
Venue : Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland.
4-7 HERDSA 2016
‘The theme for the conference is “The Shape of Higher Education”. This theme provides an opportunity to not only report and reflect upon and to critique and challenge the current shape and direction of higher education but also to look to the future and engage your colleagues in creative possibilities’.
Venue : The Esplanade Hotel Fremantle, Fremantle, Western Australia.
4-8 Council of International Students Australia [CISA] National Conference 2016
Initial information only. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Darwin, Northern Territory.
5-7 Slide2Learn 2016
Initial information only. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : St Andrew’s Catholic College, Cairns, Queensland.
5-8 ‘From Boom to Bust' : AHA Conference 2016
‘The conference will give historians a forum in which to explain the rhetorical value of ‘boom to bust’ histories, challenge their veracity and expand what we actually think of as booming and busting’.
Venue : Ballarat, Victoria.
5-8 New ! QUESTnet 2016 Conference
‘Providing a forum for sharing practical experiences and showcasing solutions. Importantly, it aims to contribute to developing expertise across the full spectrum of ICT used in the higher education sector, and establish a platform for future collaboration’.
Venue : RACV Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast, Queensland.
6-7 Higher Education Summit & Expo 2016
‘Focusing on the key issues in delivering an world class tertiary education sector, it brings together the senior representatives from across the higher education sector’.
Venue : Westpac Stadium, Wellington, New Zealand.
6-8 25th National Vocational Education and Training Research Conference ‘No Frills’ Conference
Initial date and venue only at this time.
Venue : CQUniversity Rockhampton Campus, Rockhampton, Queensland.
6-8 AIFS Conference 2016
‘Drawing key thinkers, researchers, policy-makers, and practitioners from across different sectors and disciplines, including education, health, and social sciences. Together we will apply interdisciplinary expertise and forge new solutions to complex problems’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Victoria.
6-8 New ! ICOFE 2016
‘Aims to : provide a platform for sharing research, practices and views relevant to open and flexible education; facilitate networking and cross-institutional collaboration among researchers and educators in both open and conventional universities; and promote open and flexible education to enhance educational access and quality’.
Venue : Jubilee College, The Open University of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong SAR, China.
7-9 New ! ALTA Conference 2016
‘Exploring the role of law teachers, scholars and lawyers in promoting good governance, strong and resilient economies mindful of the environment, as well as multicultural, diverse and thriving societies’.
Venue : Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand.
7-9 ICICTE 2016
‘Seeking to address the many challenges and new directions presented by technological innovations in educational settings’.
Venue : Rhodes, Greece.
7-10 AATE National Conference
Weaving worlds with words and wonder …. The theme of our conference is inspired by the creative impulse that we witness in our students of all ages’.
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
8-10 ASCD Conference on Teaching Excellence
‘Your top opportunity all year to explore the best new teaching practices is this year’s ASCD Conference on Teaching Excellence. In just two and a half days, you’ll get a whole career’s worth of new strategies and solutions’.
Venue : Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
9-11 International Literacy Association Conference
Initial organisational matters, date and venue only at this time.
Venue : Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
9-13 SCUP-51 2016
‘Leaders will share their real-world experiences that will give you tools to help build a culture of strategic, integrated planning on your campus’.
Venue : Vancouver Convention Centre, Vancouver, Canada.
10-13 NZALT Conference 2016
Initial information. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Nelson College for Girls, Nelson, New Zealand.
10-14 Third ISA Forum of Sociology
The Futures We Want : Global Sociology and the Struggles for a Better World. This theme encourages a forward-orientation in empirical, theoretical, and normative research to tackle the problems and opportunities that often cut across borders’.
Venue : Vienna, Austria.
10-15 New ! Confratute
‘Geared toward providing educators with research-based, practical strategies for engagement and enrichment learning for all students, as well as meeting the needs of gifted and talented students’.
Venue : University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA.
11-12 2016 Annual Visible Learning Conference
‘Convening educational and thought leaders from across the globe to share and dialogue around content and research to deepen our understanding of what actually works best in schools to improve learning’.
Venue : Gaylord National Resort & Convention Centre, National Harbor, Maryland, USA.
12-16 Digital Humanities 2016
Initial information only. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Kraków, Poland.
13-15 Twenty-third International Conference on Learning
‘Draws a diverse group of participants from all over the world. Our Program Development team draws on this diversity to craft a rich and distinctive conference experience’.
Venue : University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.
14-15 New ! The Australian Higher Education Summit
‘Designed to address all levels of management experience, geographical locations and industry sectors to increase this capacity throughout Australia and beyond’.
Venue : Melbourne Park Function Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
15 The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People
‘A national seminar series and supporting resources aimed at protecting and enhancing the wellbeing of our children and teenagers’.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria.
16-17 Tertiary Studies Expo
‘Australia’s largest tertiary studies expo and the ideal event for all senior school students, parents, mature age and prospective post-graduate students as well as career seekers’.
Venue : Royal ICC, Brisbane Showgrounds, Bowen Hills, Brisbane, Queensland.
17-20 Oxford Round Table - Childhood Education and Issues
‘You are invited and encouraged to make a presentation and to provide a paper on a relevant aspect of the topic, however, your participation as a member of the Round Table is not contingent thereon’.
Venue : University of Oxford, Oxford, England.
18-19 4th International Conference On Social Sciences Research 2016
‘Examines local and global issues from the perspectives of scientific social sciences’.
Venue : Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
18-19 Engagement Australia Conference
‘The 2016 Engagement Australia International conference of engaged scholars and practitioners will broker a dialogue around the role engagement plays in realising the transformative potential of education and research’.
Venue : Victoria University, City Convention Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
19 Sunshine Coast Daily Careers Expo
‘The region’s most comprehensive careers, employment and training expo that offers visitors the latest information on tertiary studies, further training, hands on demonstrations and employment opportunities’.
Venue : Sports Stadium, University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland.
21-22 EdTechSA State Conference 2016
‘More information coming soon’. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Immanuel College, Novar Gardens, South Australia.
24-29 ISME 2016 Conference
‘Come and connect with musicians and music educators who can play an important role in your future. Whatever your sphere of interest, traditional or contemporary in any culture, you’ll find something to whet your musical appetite’.
Venue : Glasgow, Scotland.
25-27 Australian Copyright Council Seminar Series
‘All seminars provide up-to-date information about your rights and responsibilities in relation to copyright law’. Initial information only. Dates to be confirmed.
Venue : Brisbane, Queensland.
25-29 IEEE WCCI 2016
‘A rich and varied technical program which is designed to engage participants in cross-fertilisation of ideas among the three big areas in computational intelligence’.
Venue : Vancouver Convention Centre, Vancouver, Canada.
27-28 Asia-Pacific Conference on Economics & Finance
‘APEF 2016 aims to bring together leading scholars, students and practitioners from Asia and the rest of the world for an academic exchange’.
Venue : East Asia Institute of Management Campus, Singapore.
27-29 New ! Leading and Managing in Universities
Critical Insights for Academic and Corporate Leaders‘This program is suited to those who are or aspire to be heads of departments or schools (or similar organisational units) and those who are in middle management level in universities’.
Second and Third sessions are held on 28-30 September [Venue TBC]and 23-25 November [Melbourne].
Venue : Canberra, Australian Capital Territory.
28 Big Day In Girls Science Conference
‘Further details coming soon’. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : TBC.
28-29 Teaching and Supporting Students with Special Needs
All relevant details regarding program, speakers, costs, even a Brochure are found on the site.
Venue : Melbourne Cricket Ground, Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria.
28-31 National Council for Geographic Education Annual Conference
‘Provides a forum for leaders in geography education to meet, exchange information, and ideas that inform national, state, and local programs and curricula’.
Venue : Tampa, Florida, USA.
29 The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People
‘A national seminar series and supporting resources aimed at protecting and enhancing the wellbeing of our children and teenagers’.
Venue : Adelaide Town Hall, Adelaide, South Australia.

▲ Beginning of July 2016

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