Conference Program

Day 1 – Thursday 15th August

8.00amRegistration Opens & Networking time & Light Breakfast Refreshments
8.40amWelcome to countryMickey Kumatpi Marrutya O'Brien
8.55amOpening of Conference Hon. John Gardner, Minister for Education
9.05amPresident Welcome & AddressPeter Mader – SASPA President
9.15amKeynote #1: Reflections on Artificial Intelligence and its impact on the futures for Australian education.Professor Alan Reid
10.15amTable Work and Q&A with keynote speaker
10.45amMorning Tea
11.15amWorkshop Session 1 – Choose from 4 workshopsWorkshop Details
12.40pmLunch
1.40pmWorkshop Session 2 - Choose from 4 workshopsWorkshop Details
2.50pmReflections/Feedback form time
3.05pmKeynote #2: Learning, Teaching and Leading for the Innovation AgeProfessor John Fischetti
4.05pmTable Work and Q&A with keynote speaker
4.30pmSummary of Day 1
4.35pm-6.00pmNetworking function with invited guests from the Department for Education's Senior Executive Group Rick Persse – Chief Executive, Department for Education
6.30pm

Optional Dinner – Sicily Pizzeria e Bar (please select option on registration)

$70pp includes food and 2-hour drinks package

Limited tickets available – great option for country attendees, all attendees welcome!

Sicily Pizzeria e Bar

292 Rundle Street, Adelaide

Day 2 – Friday 16th August

7.30amOptional - Beyond Certainty at Adelaide Botanic High School - Workshop Details THIS OPTION IS FULL - NO FURTHER SPOTS AVAILABLE
8.00amNetworking time & Light Breakfast Refreshments
9.00am

Welcome/Introduction to the day

Reflections on Day 1

Dr Chris Dolan
9.15amKeynote #3: Artificial IntelligenceProfessor Toby Walsh
10.30amMorning Tea
11.00amWorkshop Session 3 – Choose from 3 workshopsWorkshop Details
12.20pmLunch (2 course in Hickinbotham Hall including sponsors prize draw announcements)
1.20pm

Panel Discussion – Artificial Intelligence and its impact on the futures for Australian education.

Professor Toby Walsh, Professor Caroline McMillen and Professor John Fischetti

Facilitated by Amanda Blair
2.00pmReflections and feedback
2.15pmKeynote #4: School Leaders as Champions of ChangeDr Paulo Maestro
3.15pmClosing Remarks Jayne Heath & Peter Mader

Please note:
This program is subject to change by the SASPA conference planning committee

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