AISSA Educational Leaders STEM Conference, New Thinking: New Possibilities - Sector

AISSA Educational Leaders STEM Conference, New Thinking: New Possibilities

August 28, 2020 - August 28, 2020

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Stamford Grand Adelaide Hotel 2 Jetty Road Glenelg, SA 5045

A conference for Principals, Deputy Principals, ELC Directors, Educational leaders, Curriculum Leaders, Lead Teachers from ELC to Year 12

About this Event

What do we need to think about to educate beyond our present?

What might the STEM possibilities be?

How early is too early?

What impact does Artificial Intelligence have on education? What opportunities exist within the Australian Curriculum? What is machine learning?

Why an Australian Space Agency in South Australia?


The AISSA Educational Leaders STEM Conference 2020 aims to bring together educators from the Early Years to Year 12, researchers and industry to consider new thinking and possibilities and explore how STEM Education can provide students with many opportunities and pathways for a strong and vibrant future.


The conference program includes an opportunity to hear from three highly regarded Keynote Speakers, professional conversations, workshops and a panel discussion, enabling delegates to explore and develop new ideas and thinking about the future of STEM Education.


Keynote Speakers:

Professor Louise McWhinnie

Educating beyond our present’

Dean of the Faculty of Transdisciplinary Innovation, University of Technology, Sydney

Learning – Future Horizons


Dr Jane Hunter

‘High Possibility STEM Classrooms’

Senior Lecturer, School of International Studies and Education, University of Technology, Sydney

High Possibility STEM Classrooms

Associate Professor Erica Southgate

School of Education, University of Newcastle

Artificial Intelligence and Education


Associate Professor Erica Southgate

‘Artificial Intelligence’

School of Education,

University of Newcastle


For further information contact Aleida Mabarrack, Senior Educational Consultant, AISSA [email protected]

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