Masterclasses: 22 March 2017
Conferences & Expo: 23 - 24 March 2017
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
Visitor Opening Hours:
Thursday 23 March 2017 | 10:00am – 5:00pm
The National FutureSchools Expo is VIC’s largest education showcase, bringing together 70+ suppliers over 2 days.
The Expo offers the unique chance to see a wide range of solutions side-by-side, allowing you to both identify the technologies that are right for you, and which vendors you want to partner with.
If you want to save time and money, there’s only one place you need to go in 2017… a must attend for the entire K-12 schools sector:
· Principals and Deputy / Assistant Principals
· K-12 executive teams
· SEN coordinators (SENCOs)
· Curriculum Leaders
· ICT Managers / Integrators / Facilitators
From 23 – 24 March, there are free seminars at the Expo Main Stage showcasing real and practical stories of innovation happening in our schools. Hear from keynote speakers and everyday teachers who have a story to tell.
You can build your own programme over the two days and attend as many free sessions as you can fit in.
The F1 in Schools™ Technology Challenge is the world’s largest secondary school technology program. It involves over nine million students from 17,000 schools in 31 nations.
As a leading Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) Competition, students get to design, develop, build and aerodynamically test a miniature formula one vehicle and race it head to head with their peers.
REA also offers a 4x4 4WD design competition, and a miniature submarine design competition.
Makers Playground is a space where attendees experience authentic learning in a makers environment. The Makers Playground is FREE for anyone to visit, including teachers and students.
Watch this space for more information…
Watch live demonstrations of robots doing a dance, playing soccer and conduct rescue challenges on the exhibition floor.
Robocup Junior will be playing and experimenting with amazing robots in this robotics workspace. Meet experience Robotcup Junior Australia students, teachers and volunteers to find out how to link robotic activities to the Australian Technologies Curriculum
TeachMeets are un-conferences where teachers share good practice, practical ideas and personal insights into teaching with technology.
You can attend TeachMeets for FREE by registering for a FREE Expo Visitor pass online .
Watch this space for more info and session times…