Find answers to frequently asked questions about EduTECH.
1. Is it free to visit the exhibition?
It is completely free to attend the expo and sit in on the exhibition-floor seminars. However, if you want to attend one of the 8 congresses or 8 masterclasses, you will need to register and pay in advance.
2. Which congress should I attend?
For anyone from a school, or with an interest in K-12 education, we recommend the following 3 congresses:
- K-12 Ed Leaders Congress:
Attended by school Principals and education leaders including Deputy and Assistant Principals, Heads of eLearning, ICT Coordinators, Curriculum Leaders and Heads of Department
- K-12 IT Directors & Managers Congress:
For ICT Directors, Network Managers, IT Administrators and technical support staff in schools
- School Business Management Congress:
For Business Managers, Administrators, Bursars, Finance Directors and Operations Managers of schools
For anyone working in a library, we recommend this congress:
- Future Library Congress:
For all librarians and information professionals from public, academic, special, corporate and school libraries.
If you work in the tertiary education sector - including universities, TAFEs, VET providers and RTOs, we recommend these 3 congresses:
- Higher Ed Leaders Congress:
For VCs, Deans, Heads of Faculties, CEOs, Registrars and senior-level administrators from Universities and higher education institutions.
- Tertiary IT Education Leaders Congress:
For CIOs and ICT Directors of universities and other tertiary education institutions
- VET/RTO Leaders Congress:
For CEOs, Directors and education leaders in the Vocational Education and Training sector
If you are in charge of staff learning and training, for a corporate or public sector organisation, we recommend:
- Workplace Learning Congress:
For Heads of L&D, Training, HR and Instructional Design in corporate and public sector organisations
3. What if I can't attend in June, or can't travel to Sydney?
If you are unable to attend EduTECH, you might like to attend EduTECH's sister event - the National FutureSchools Expo.
The National FutureSchools Expo is held at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre over 23 - 24 March 2017. It is the largest schools focused event in Australia.
4. Who should attend EduTECH?
Anyone who works for a school, university, library, TAFE, RTO, or workplace training division will benefit from attending EduTECH. Our 8 congresses cover roles involved in both the delivery AND support of education and training. There are sessions for board and management level, curriculum leaders, teachers and trainers, technical directors, and administrative teams. A sample of who attends is illustrated here
1. How do the free on-floor seminar theatres work?
You've told us that you want to hear more practical case studies to complement the inspirational keynotes. EduTECH's FREE expo seminars will be packed full of stories from educational institutions and organisations that have implemented a technology innovation or done things differently.
And the best part is that they are FREE to attend and open to everyone. The seminars will be held on both days of the EduTECH exhibition - June 7th & 8th - attend for the whole two days, in between congress sessions, or just drop down for a session or two.
2. What will I see in the exhibition?
The EduTECH exhibition is the largest education technology showcase in the Southern Hemisphere, bringing together over 250+ suppliers offering a wide range of education relevant technologies.
Everything from the latest in cutting-edge classroom technologies designed to improve learning outcomes, through to the back-end infrastructure needed to underpin the modern learning environment, will be on display for attendees to explore and discover.
And of course, loads of prizes from our sponsors and exhibitors will be on offer throughout the two days, including your chance to win a car!
Information For Exhibitors and Speakers
1. How many exhibitors will be there/who will be exhibiting?
EduTECH brings together over 250+ education and technology suppliers for all of education including K-12 schools, libraries, universities, special needs, workplace learning and VET. See the full list of exhibitors here.
2. Can my company exhibit?
If you are interested in exhibiting at EduTECH Australia 2017, please email our Sponsorship team at email@example.com or call (02) 8908 8555.
3. I'd like to get involved with EduTECH® - who should I speak to?
For enquiries about speaking at EduTECH, contact Dr Megan Vazey at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (02) 8908 8555.
To sponsor or exhibit at EduTECH, please email email@example.com or call (02) 8908 8555
4. How are EduTECH® speakers selected?
Our speakers are selected through extensive research with the education sector - you tell us which speaker you'd like to hear from, and we'll do our best to organise their participation. We aim to bring you the very best speakers - both globally celebrated experts and inspirational Australian practitioners. We also aim to maintain a balance of male and female speakers, from public and private education, from educational institutions big and small.
If you'd like to suggest a speaker for EduTECH®, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org