Shaping Our Future 2030 Conference 2018

Friday, 23 February, 2018



The big issues for todays' educators

When: April 14, 9 AM to 4:30 PM, 2018
Where: Murdoch University WA 

Including Keynotes, Panels and Interactive Roundtables.

Topics include:

  • A New World Order
  • The New Learner
  • The New Teacher
  • Capabilities for 2030
  • Future Assessment
  • Innovative Learning Environments
  • Evidence for Learning
  • Student Engagement


Conference Participants

This Conference is intended for all WA educators from the early years of professional practice to advanced levels of teaching, leadership and policy.


Presenters include:

  • Valerie Hannon (Innovation Unit, UK)
  • Dr Jan Owen AM (Foundation for Young Australians)
  • Emeritus Prof Bill Louden AM (University of Western Australia)
  • Sharyn O'Neill (Director General Education, WA)
  • Colin Petit, (WA Commissioner for Children)
  • Robert Randall (ACARA)
  • Prof Eeva Leinonen (Murdoch University)
  • Dr Sandra Milligan (Melbourne Graduate School of Education)
  • Valerie Gould and Ron Gorman (AISWA)
  • Dr Edward Simons (CEWA)
  • Dr Sandy Heldsinger (Brightpath)
  • Matt Deeble (Social Ventures Australia)

Conference Convenors

  • Dr Susan Ledger (Associate Dean, Murdoch School of Education)
  • Anthony Mackay AM (CEO, CSE) 
  • Kathe Kirby (Principal Consultant, CSE)


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Don't miss this opportunity to: 

  • learn about future directions in School Education, both in Australia and internationally
  • discuss challenges and opportunities in the context of WA schools and
  • inform the professional learning of yourself and your colleagues