Wednesday 21st March - Thursday 22nd March 2018



One of five parallel conferences running at the National FutureSchools Expo.

This conference takes a strategic look at the future of teaching and learning by re-imagining 21st century education and re-designing learning experiences and spaces.



Times are changing and we need our children to be prepared for the global, competitive, digital world.

The Future Leaders Conference looks at the latest global trends and developments in school education, including changes to the: schooling system; society; behaviour; pedagogy; curriculum; technology; professional learning; and learning spaces.

Through a series of thought-provoking keynotes, inspiring case studies, and practical real-world presentations, the Future Leaders Congress will give education leaders an exciting look at exactly WHAT can be achieved and HOW to do it…


Who Should Attend?

  • Principals

  • Deputy / Assistant Principals

  • Executive Teams / Directors of Teaching and Learning

  • Heads of Department / Year Heads / Curriculum Leaders

  • Heads of Library

  • Leaders of eLearning

  • ICT Directors/ Leaders of ICT strategy

  • Classroom Teachers


Why Attend?

  • Experience just what the schools of the future might look and feel like

  • Learn how you can implement future-ready teaching and learning strategies in your school

  • Discover the latest advances in educational technology

  • Network and discuss your ideas with other school leaders who are already implementing changes in their school

Attendance at National FutureSchools Expo counts towards PD/professional learning activities which you can record with your relevant state teacher registration board.






Sir Ken Robinson
Internationally recognised authority in creativity and innovation in education, and New York Times best-selling author

Dr Catherine Ball
Chief Executive Officer
Remote Research Ranges

Gill Callister 
Department of Education VIC

Prof. Peter Dawkins
Vice Chancellor,
Victoria University

Dr Kate Highfield
Senior Lecturer, Department of Education,
Swinburne University of Technology

Dr Pete Goss
School Education Program Director
The Grattan Institute

Dr Chip Kimball
Singapore American School

Prof. Katrina Falkner
Head of School, School of Computer Science
The University of Adelaide

Daniel Pinchas
General Manager - Teaching and School Leadership
Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership (AITSL)

Dan Haesler
Expert on leadership, engagement, mindset and wellbeing

Paula Christophersen
Immediate Past DigiTECH Curriculum Lead, VCAA, and APTA Dorothy Hoddinott medalist

Michaela Epstein
The Mathematical Association of Victoria

Megan Lilly
Head of Workforce Development

Peter Corkill
John Monash Science School

Elizabeth Lonergan
Head of Learning and Teaching
Beth Rivkah Ladie College

A/Prof. Philip Riley
Researcher in Educational Leadership
Australian Catholic University

Sinan Kerimofski
Vasse Primary School

Karen Yager
Deputy Headmaster 7-12, Head of Student and Teacher Excellence K-12
Knox Grammar School




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