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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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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.

December 2015
Date Event
1-3 New ! CSAA Annual Conference 2015
‘Presenting Minor Culture, a three day conference that creates a space for inter-disciplinary dialogues around the study of place, identity and marginality’.
Venue : University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
1-4 ISANA 2015 Conference
‘The theme for the 2015 conference is Collaborations in Providing Services to International Students’.
Venue : Pullman on the Park, Melbourne, Victoria.
2-4 New ! AAA 2015 Conference
‘The conference theme is “On the Edge : The Archaeology of Adaptation and Transition”’.
Venue : Fremantle, Western Australia.
2-4 ANZAM 2015
‘The Conference takes as its theme “Managing for Peak Performance”’.
Venue : Millennium Hotel, Queenstown, New Zealand.
2-4 Asia Pacific Conference for Deans and Directors 2015
‘Excellent networking and knowledge exchange event, enabling heads of business schools in both the Asia Pacific region and beyond to discuss strategic issues facing education leaders, now and in the future’.
Venue : Chongqing, China.
2-5 Literacy Research Association Conference 2015
‘The program consists of peer-reviewed symposia, paper sessions, study groups, and alternative format sessions’.
Venue : Omni La Costa Resort & Spa, Carlsbad, California, USA.
3-4 MAV Annual Conference 2015
Initial information and contact for enquiries. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : La Trobe University, Bundoora.
4 STAWA Future Science 2015
Initial information only. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Curtin University, Bentley Campus, Perth, Western Australia.
4-6 ANZHES 2015 Conference
‘History of Education as a field of scholarship intersects with research in other fields, and these intersections open up opportunities to think about histories in different ways, contesting the orthodox ways of knowing about, or undertaking work in, the history of education’.
Venue : Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand.
5-8 PESA Conference 2015
‘Major venue in Australasia for the presentation of research papers and discussions about philosophy of education’.
Venue : Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Victoria.
6-9 ANZSSA Conference
‘Anyone involved in student services management and delivery will benefit from attending the conference’.
Venue : Wrest Point Convention Centre, Hobart, Tasmania.
7-9 AAEE 2015
‘One of the largest gatherings of engineering educators in Australasia, bringing together delegates to discuss engineering education research and best practice ’.
Venue : RACV Torquay Resort, Geelong, Victoria.
7-11 New ! BioInfoSummer 2015
‘BioInfoSummer provides bioinformatics training to students, researchers and others working in related areas’.
Venue : University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.
9-11 ASFS 2015 Conference
Initial information and call for papers. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : University of Newcastle, Newcastle, NSW.
9-11 SRHE Annual Research Conference 2015
‘A participative event at which delegates presenting their own work also participate in the discussions in plenary sessions and at the presentations of the work of others’.
Venue : Celtic Manor Resort, Newport, Wales.
9-12 9th International Conference On Researching Work And Learning [RWL9]
‘A critical platform for researchers and professionals to share research in work and learning, engage in dialogue with colleagues and experts from around the world, and deepen their knowledge’.
Venue : School of the Arts, Singapore.
10-12 Learning & Teaching Expo 2015
‘Provides a platform for educators in Asia to explore new learning & teaching resources and emerging educational trends’.
Venue : Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong.
12-14 Global Academic Network Conference
‘Presentations in any of the following fields of academic investigation : Humanities and Social Sciences, Education, Business and Economics, Technology and Science’ are welcome.
Venue : American University of the Emirates, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
14-15 New ! Primary Graduate Teachers Workshop
‘Designed for ‘Graduate teachers, final year university students, returning teachers and primary teachers and designed to inform and equip teachers with workplace knowledge and skills necessary for a a successful first year of teaching’.
Venue : Logan Diggers Club, Logan, Brisbane, Queensland.
16-17 ICECECE 2015
‘Aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Electrical, Computer, Electronics and Communication Engineering’.
Venue : Grand Hyatt Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria.
16-18 Hong Kong International Conference on Education, Psychology and Society
‘Invites academics and independent scholars and researchers from around the world to meet and exchange the latest ideas and discuss issues concerning education, psychology and society towards sustainable development’.
Venue : Hong Kong.
16-20 Asian Technology Conference in Mathematics 2015
‘Addressing technology-based issues in all Mathematical Sciences. Providing a forum for educators, researchers, teachers and experts’.
Venue : Leshan, China.
29-30 8th International Conference on Teaching, Education and Learning [ICTEL]
‘Promoting international dissemination of knowledge and development of cross-national academic fraternity’. Multiple downloads provide relevant information.
Venue : Dynasty Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
30-31 New ! ICEBM 2015
‘Aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Economics, Business and Management’.
Venue : Hotel Sunroute Plaza Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan.
30-31 New ! ICLLL 2015
‘Aims to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects of Languages, Literature and Linguistics’.
Venue : Hotel Sunroute Plaza Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan.

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January 2016
Date Event
3-7 New ! 2016 International Education Conference
‘Provides a forum for faculty and administrators to share proven and innovative methods in teaching at all levels of education’.
Venue : Orlando, Florida, USA.
4-6 New ! ICIET 2016
‘Provides opportunities for the different areas delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish business or research relations and to find global partners for future collaboration’.
Venue : Los Angeles, California, USA.
4-29 2016 AMSI Summer School
‘An exciting opportunity for mathematical sciences students from around Australia to come together over the summer break to develop their skills and networks’.
Venue : RMIT, Melbourne, Victoria.
4-30 National Youth Science Forum
‘Learning how to make informed decisions about courses and careers in the sciences and gain a professional skill set to help realise their potential’.
Venue : Canberra, ACT.
5-9 New ! Student Leadership Conference 2016
‘Provides unparalleled opportunities for girls to explore leadership styles and strategies, reflect on their own leadership aspirations and build meaningful life-long connections with other young leaders’.
Venue : Bond University, Gold Coast, Queensland.
9-10 New ! IC4E 2016
‘Held every year to make it an ideal platform for people to share views and experiences in Government, Law and Culture and related areas’.
Venue : Penang, Malaysia.
10-15 Tutti ANCOS 2016
‘18th National Conference of Orff Schulwerk. A conference for music educators working in schools, colleges, child care, tertiary education or music therapy’.
Venue : Friends’ School Argyle Street Campus, Hobart, Tasmania.
20-22 New ! IBAP PYP Cat 1 to 3 and MYP Cat 2 to 3 Workshops
International Baccalaureate®. ‘The breakdown of this structure will be decided by the workshop leader and will be presented to the participants at session 1, and subject to review due to participants’ emerging needs’.
Venue : Adelaide, South Australia.
26-27 New ! iLearning Forum
‘Meet and discover the latest international innovation in e-learning [simulations, interactive video, serious games, skills and management applications, contents tools development, social learning, mobile learning …]’.
Venue : Espace Champerret of Paris, Paris, France.

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February 2016
Date Event
1-5 New ! 2016
‘A deeply technical conference and pre-emininent practitioners in the field, both professionals and hobbyists, are expected to attend’.
Venue : Deakin University Waterfront Campus, Geelong, Victoria.
2-5 New ! ACSW 2016
‘Consists of several conferences covering a wide range of topics in Computer Science and related area. This conference is attended by many national and international delegates comprising HDR students and distinguished academics from all over the world in computer science’.
Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
2-5 New ! Australasian Computer Science Conference
‘An annual forum for exploring research, development, and novel applications in Computer Science’.
Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
7-9 New ! Global Forum on Girls’ Education
‘This groundbreaking conference will be hosted by the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools in partnership with the Alliance of Girls’ Schools Australasia and other pre-eminent educational organisations from around the world’.
Venue : Marriott Marquis Hotel, New York, USA.
8-9 ICLLL 2016
‘The premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted’.
Venue : New Delhi, India.
8-11 CAUTHE 2016 Conference
‘Conference theme is “The Changing Landscape : The Impact of Emerging Markets and Destinations”’.
Venue : Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School Sydney Campus, Sydney, NSW.
9-11 VALA 2016
Initial details only. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria.
18-20 2016 the 3rd International Conference on Education and Social Sciences
‘A great opportunity to bring together professors, researchers and scholars around the globe a great platform to deliver the latest innovative research results and the most recent development and trends in education and social sciences field’.
Venue : Singapore.
18-20 8th Annual 21st Century Learning Conference
‘Whatever your role in education is, the 21st Century Learning conference has something for you’.
Venue : Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong.
26-27 ICEMI 2016
‘Aims to gather professors, researchers, scholars and industrial pioneers from all over the world’.
Venue : Taichung, Taiwan.

▲ Beginning of February 2016

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March 2016
Date Event
3-4 National FutureSchools Expo & Conferences
‘Choose from one of 5 conferences all designed to tackle a different element of the future school, ensuring your whole team gets the most out of your professional development investment’.
Venue : Australian Technology Park, Sydney, NSW.
17-18 New Perspectives in Science Education
‘Aims to promote transnational cooperation and share good practice in the field of innovation for Science Education. Also an excellent opportunity for the presentation of previous and current projects in the science field’.
Venue : Florence, Italy.
17-18 Reinvent Your Career Expo
‘Designed to help people find their passion whilst providing them with the knowledge to turn that passion into reality’.
Venue : Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.

▲ Beginning of March 2016

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April 2016
Date Event
3-6 6th International Nurse Education Conference
‘Encouraging the sharing of research and practice of nursing, midwifery and healthcare education as it impacts on the learning experience of students and qualified practitioners’.
Venue :Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Bank, Queensland.
7-10 ACTA International Conference 2016
Initial information only, including the option to Register for updates.
Venue : Perth, Western Australia.
17-20 DEANZ Conference 2016
‘There and back : Charting flexible pathways in open, mobile and distance education’.
Venue : University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand.

▲ Beginning of April 2016

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May 2016
Date Event
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.
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.
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.

▲ Beginning of May 2016

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June 2016
Date Event
8-10 International Society on Early Intervention Conference
‘The theme of the conference is “Children's Rights and Early Intervention”’.
Venue : Stockholm, Sweden.
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.
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.

▲ Beginning of June 2016

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July 2016
Date Event
1-4 New ! 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 Catholic Secondary Principals Australia Conference 2016
Initial information and calls for expressions of interest.
Venue : Crown Promenade Hotel, Melbourne, Victoria.
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.

▲ Beginning of July 2016

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August 2016
Date Event
11-13 2016 Anglican Schools Australia Conference
Initial information only. Monitor for further updates
Venue : Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia.
29/8-1/9 ALIA National 2016 Conference
‘The major event in the Australian library and information calendar in 2016’.
Venue : Adelaide, South Australia.

▲ Beginning of August 2016

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September 2016
Date Event
26-29 National Kodály Conference 2016
Initial information only. Monitor for further updates.
Venue : Brisbane, Queensland.
29-30 2016 ACEN Conference
Program outline, Expressions of interest, venue, dates. Monitor for further information.
Venue : Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW.
29/9-2/10 ACCE2016
Initial information and registration of interest only. Monitor for further information.
Venue : Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.

▲ Beginning of September 2016

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October 2016
Date Event
5-7 2016 Catholic Education Business Administrators Conference
Initial, basic information only at this time. Monitor for future updates.
Venue : Crown Promenade, Melbourne, Victoria.
12-15 2016 IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference [FIE]
‘The major international conference about educational innovations and research in engineering and computing’.
Venue : Eire, Pennsylvania, USA.
31/10-3/11 Summit 2016 [ODLAA]
‘An education conference focused on open, flexible, distance education and elearning, as part of the 3rd International STEMfest’.
Venue : Perth, Western Australia.

▲ Beginning of October 2016

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November 2016
Date Event
4-6 ASCD Conference on Educational Leadership
Initial, basic information only at this time. Monitor for future updates.
Venue : National Harbor, Maryland, USA.
6-9 ISANA 2016 Conference
Initial, basic information only at this time. Monitor for future updates.
Venue : Wellington, New Zealand.
10-12 2016 ASHE Conference
Initial information only at this time. Monitor for future updates.
Venue : Hyatt Regency Columbus, Columbus, Ohio, USA.

▲ Beginning of November 2016

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December 2016
Date Event
5-8 Australian Mathematical Society Conference 2016
Initial information only at this time. Monitor for future updates.
Venue : Australian National University, Canberra, ACT.
5-9 Australian Statistical Conference 2016
Initial information only at this time. Monitor for future updates.
Venue : Canberra, ACT.
6-9 27th ISANA International Education Conference
Date and venue only at this time..
Venue : Wellington, New Zealand.

▲ Beginning of December 2016

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