iTE organises events throughout the year with the goal of providing professional development and networking opportunities for our members.
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Institute of Technology Education - Annual Teachers Conference
The content presented at this conference relates directly to the teaching of STEM, Technology, Engineering and Industrial Arts curriculum.
Over the three days of conference Teachers are provided with the opportunity for: networking, resource sharing, skill development and advancement, and to be kept abreast of current and future directions in STEM education, focusing on Engineering, Technology and Industrial Arts.
PRINTABLE CONFERENCE INVITATION FLYER:
2019 Conference Invite.pdf
Megan Aitken, General Manager TAFE Digital
Nick Carter - Mechanical and Cryogenics Team Leader, Antenna and Receiver Technologies CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science, - 'CSIRO in Space'
Mark Tyler, NESA Technology Inspector
Oliver Nicholls, 2018 winner of the International Science and Engineering Fair, using his D&T major project.
Taegan Young, NAL - 'Hearing Hub' Macquarie University - 'Protecting Your Hearing'
Rosie Khan, UTS 'The Wanago Program'.
Engineers Australia, Student Engineer of the Year - David Henderson
Mike Sutton - Forestry Corporation NSW - Manager Innovation and Research
CONFERENCE EVENT SCHEDULE:
There are FIVE events across three days that can be ticketed separately or bundled at a saving. Guests are welcome to attend the evening events (extra tickets can be added to orders).
Wednesday 27th November: Day One
‘Hands On’ Technology - An all day immersive that allows attendees to learn, practice and embed. Locations are based on the workshop as some require specialist materials and are run by our partner organisations. 9:00 – 4:30pm (8:15am for first day registration) *Some of the workshops require specialist equipment and/or with our partner agencies and MAY run offsite.
Wednesday 27th November: Conference Welcome Evening
A collegial event that focuses on networking with finger food. 6:00pm – 10:00pm *This event is held @ Darling Harbour
Thursday 28th November: Day Two
Mix of short workshops, keynotes, presentations and an interactive industry show. The workshops have limited numbers and are only available for selection once payment is made. 9:00am – 4:30pm (8:15am for first day registration)
*workshop and speaker schedule TBA
NB: There will be opportunity to have your hearing screened on Thursday
Thursday 28th November: Conference Dinner
A three course dinner event that includes guest speakers and annual award presentations, including our University Scholarships and awards.6:30pm – 10:30pm *This event is held @ the SMC
Friday 29th November: Day Three
Mix of short workshops, keynotes, presentations and an industry show. The workshops have limited numbers and are only available for selection once payment is made. 9:00am – 4:30pm (8:15am for first day registration)
PROCESS FOR REGISTRATION:
1. Seek approval to attend from your school, use the downloadable conference invite to reinforce your PL application: 2019 Conference invite.pdf
2. Register your place online making sure you select the tickets for the dates and events you wish to attend
3. Use the invoice to obtain payment, making sure the payment is received by the ticket cut off - as explained in our terms and conditions late payments will be subject to the have late ticketing fees applied/tickets cancelled.
4. Once payment has been received you will be emailed workshop selection information, workshop selection is given in preference to registrants who have paid.
INCLUSIONS IN REGISTRATION COSTS:
1. Ticket for the event you have selected.
3. Conference day events include a "show bag" and a SPECIAL Conference polo shirt for everyone who has paid their conference fee by the 16th October. The sizing chart is here Measuring chart for your conference shirt.docx When you are sent the link to select your workshops, you will also add your shirt size.
4. Resources that are a part of the day events such as presentations and workshop manuals.
* Schools will need to provide and seek casual relief, this is not included in ticket price.
WHY OUR CONFERENCE?
1. Volunteers work from November - November sourcing speakers and workshops that are relevant and informative professional learning experiences
2. The ITE is a non-profit association, so our mission is to strive to provide professional learning to our members without high overheads and profits
3. Our conference committee work in schools and are in-touch with curriculum, trends and teachers professional learning needs
Once we have received your payment, we will email you the link to select your workshops.
All day Wednesday workshop Options: see more information here Wednesday workshops.pdf
*Andrew Fairbank - UNSW Engineering Studies Day Stage 6 focussing on Materials. This workshop is to be held off site at UNSW Suited to Engineering Studies - Stage 6
*Martin Naughton, Gerald Harding - Sharpening (This workshop has been presented before and is back by popular request). Suited to Industrial Technology - Stage 5/6
*Dr Tim Kitchen and Jason Carthew - Adobe Day. This workshop is to be held off site at Adobe. Suited to IDesign and Technology and Industrial Technology Multimedia Stage 5/6
*Scott Lipsham - RGB Arduino driven night light Suited to IST Stage 5, STEM
*Monique Dalli - Flexible ways to use resin in jewellery Suited to Design & Technology Stage 5 & 6
* Rob Thompson, LST Group - Taking your laser cutter to the next lever
* Dave Giddings, Drive Marine Services - River Pours - with Recycled Timber *This workshop has an additional cost of $150 for materials.
* Thursday and Friday breakout workshops see the daily layout here for Thursday and Friday Breakout workshops.xlsx . See the TechExpo workshops here TechExpo Thursday and Friday Breakout workshops - table.docx
Here are some of the Thursday / Friday breakout workshops
General Conference Enquiries:
Astrid Perdriau - 0414 968 584 conferenceITE@gmail.com
Monique Dalli - firstname.lastname@example.org
Astrid Perdriau 0414 968 584
Terms and Conditions:
- Registration/tickets cannot be purchased under another member's name to receive discounts
- Students must provide proof of current study to receive student rate
- Payments are to be completed before the cut off dates otherwise they will be invoiced at the higher rate. (LMBR schools will need to show evidence that they have submitted the request for payment).
- Once you have submitted registration, you are committing to attend the conference and must pay.
- Any cancellations must be made before October 31st to receive a full refund. Cancellations made after October 31st will not be fully refunded.
- NESA is insisting upon much more accountability, from course providers and attendees of full attendance at all endorsed events for the specified time before course participants can be given their hours. ITE will be using digital scans for attendance, it is the responsibility of the attendee to scan in to events and sessions as many times as required for hours to be calculated, scan in times and frequency are at the discretion of the ITE
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