VET calendar

Updated 10 November 2017

NSW ALNC Conference 2017

1 December 2017 - 1 December 2017 - Aerial Function Centre, University of Technology, Sydney

Convenor: NSWALNC

The 2017 NSW ALNC Conference will be a forum in which participants consider the different spaces in which ABE demands exist, and what participants in the field can do to shape the ways in which the demands could be met. We ask: Where are the spaces to debate policy, practice and pedagogy in ABE?

nswalnc@gmail.com . 0402906454 . More Information

ACDE Vocational Education Group 3rd Annual National Conference

7 December 2017 - 8 December 2017 - TAFE Queensland Brisbane South Bank Campus

Convenor: Australian Council of Deans of Education Inc.

The 3rd Annual Conference on VET teaching and VET teacher education brings together a range of VET workforce practitioners, policy makers and researchers from across the nation. Together, these vocational educators will advance and share the knowledge and projects they are generating to drive the future quality of VET teaching. This conference, supported by Griffith University and TAFE Queensland provides a forum that champions the cause of high quality VET teaching. This year's theme is Driving the future quality of VET teaching in Australia.

acdeveg2017@griffith.edu.au . https://www.griffith.edu.au/conference/acdeveg-2017

National FutureSchools Expo

21 March 2018 - 22 March 2018 - Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Convenor: Association and Communications Events

It is the sister-event of EduTECH (Australasia and Asia Pacific’s largest education event). It consists of one central exhibition and five parallel conferences designed to tackle five specific areas of the future school: Future Leadership, Young Learning, Special Needs, Teaching about and using emerging technologies, STEM, coding, robotics and the new digital curriculum.

ellie@acevents.com.au .  02 8908 8555 . More Information

2018 VET CEO Conference

18 May 2018 - 18 May 2018 - Hilton Brisbane, Brisbane City QLD

Convenor: Velg Training

Velg Training recognise that owning and managing an RTO goes beyond maintaining compliance and developing training and assessment materials. Business development, human resource management, marketing, innovation, and entrepreneurship all play their own part in the growth of a successful RTO.

Specifically designed for CEOs and key decision makers from RTOs, it offers fantastic opportunities to gain valuable insights, be inspired by thought leaders and explore approaches that could help shape the direction of your RTO.

enquiries@velgtraining.com . 0738660888 . More Information

EduTECH International Congress & Expo

7 June 2018 - 7 June 2018 - International Convention Centre, Sydney

Convenor: Association and Communications Events

EduTECH is an annual event where the entire education and training sector gather together to learn, debate, exchange ideas and be inspired by the very latest in education thought leadership. It’s the only event in the country that brings together schools, tertiary education, VET and workplace learning under one roof.

EduTECH features a large scale exhibition running within an event program that features nine parallel conferences covering the entire learning life-cycle, as well as post-event masterclasses for a more tailored and intimate learning experience.


edutech@acevents.com.au . 02 8908 8555 . More Information

27th National Vocational Education and Training Research Conference 'No Frills'

15 August 2018 - 17 August 2018 - Sydney, NSW, Australia

Convenor: National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER), Industry Training Federation, Ako Aotearoa

'No Frills' is a well-known annual national conference where researchers and practitioners in the vocational education and training (VET) sector come together to present, discuss and share information about key issues confronting the sector. By partnering with New Zealand, next year's conference will provide an excellent opportunity to highlight international evidence for bench-marking policy best practice.

The 2018 conference program will focus on Skills for a global future: working and learning together.

georgiabasford-foxx@ncver.edu.au . 08 8230 8451 . More Information