Masterclasses: 22 March 2017

Conferences & Expo: 23 - 24 March 2017

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre



\\ Venue Information

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Registration: Door 6, Exhibition Hall
Address: 2 Clarendon Street, South Wharf VIC

MCEC is located on the banks of the iconic Yarra River in South Wharf. Plenary and conference rooms is easily found within the Convention Centre, accessed via Convention Centre Place or a short walk down the Exhibition Centre Concourse from the Clarendon Street entrance.

For more information on parking and how to get there please use this link: http://mcec.com.au/your-visit/getting-there/



\\ Venue Map

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\\ Conferences

There are 5 parallel full day conferences running from 23 - 24 March 2017.

Your pass only allows entry to the conference you selected during registration.

For more information please click here:  http://www.futureschools.com.au/CONFERENCES.stm


\\ Masterclasses

There are 5 pre-event full day masterclasses running on the 22 March 2017.

Time: 9.00am - 4.00pm

The BUNDLE or MASTERCLASS package allows entry to the masterclass you selected during registration.

For more information please click here: http://www.futureschools.com.au/MASTERCLASSES.stm


\\ Breakout Sessions

Seating capacity is limited in workshop and roundtable sessions. Preferences selected before the event are located on the back of your name badge but please arrive early in order to secure a seat. If a roundtable has reached capacity you are more than welcome to stand around the table. 


\\ Expo Opening Hours

Entrance: Door 6, Exhibition Hall

23 March 2017  l  10:00am - 5:00pm
24 March 2017  l  9:00am - 5:30pm


\\ Food and Beverage

For all conference delegates and speakers catering is included in your pass package.

Catering is available on the expo floor for morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.
For all expo visitors, there is a visitors cafe on the expo floor for you to purchase food and beverage.

For all sponsors and exhibitors, please check your exhibition manual for details on catering.

Delegates with dietary requirements who requested a special meal at the time of registration, should ask venue staff where these will be served during meal breaks. During the Gala Dinner, make yourself known to the table wait staff.


\\ Networking Functions

Networking Drinks Reception, 23 March
The drinks reception will be held on 23 March from 5:30pm - 6:30pm in the Exhibition Hall. All delegates, speakers and exhibitors are welcome to attend.

National FutureSchools Gala Dinner, 23 March
The Gala Dinner will be held on the 23 March from 7:00pm in the Melbourne Room of the Melbourne Convention Centre. This is a paid ticketed event for delegates, speakers and exhibitors only.

If you would like to add a ticket to your registration, please call us on +61 2 8908 8555


\\ Mobile App

To keep up to date with the latest agendas, competitions and to interact with other attendees download the mobile app. Just search 'FutureSchools Expo ' in the App Store or Google Play store.


\\ Win Prizes

Sponsors and exhibitors will be conducting prize draws over the two day event. To find out what’s on offer or take a stroll around the exhibition hall for your chance to win some great prizes.


\\ Speaker Videos

After the event, Ed-TV offers you a way to view speakers videos online - some are free to delegates, some require payments, others are only available as part of your registration.

Speakers need give us written permission to distribute them and thus some may not be available.

All conference delegates automatically receive 30 day complimentary access to the conference stream which they registered OR you can purchase 100 days access to access all FutureSchools 2017 videos including the conferences you did NOT attend.


\\  Professional Development

All National FutureSchools Conferences and Masterclasses can be used to apply for Professional Development Points from your teacher registration authority.

We will email/post Certificates of Attendance to all delegates who have attended and indicated they would like to receive one during the registration process.

For more information please see:  http://www.futureschools.com.au/Professional-Development.stm

\\  Wireless Internet

Free wireless internet is available for conference delegates and expo visitors.


\\ Name Badge

Name badges must be worn at all times. Your name badge will be emailed to you one week prior to the event. Please print this out in COLOUR and bring with you on the day.
If you cannot print your badge at home, we will have printing stations available in the registration area.


\\  Conference and Expo Evaluation

Help Association & Communications Events improve our future events. Please complete the post-event survey that will be emailed to you  as the event. We welcome all types of feedback and strive to improve our events each year.


\\  Photographer

A photographer will be onsite during the conference. Photographs will be used for promotional purposes on the Association & Communications Events websites, in email communications and on Association & Communications Events social media sites. If you do not wish to be photographed, please let the photographer know.


\\   Notepads and Pens

Notepads and pens will be available in your conference rooms. Should you require more paper please see a member of staff.


\\   Cloakroom

The MCEC has a cloakroom located at their reception desk in the Convention Centre. The cloakroom is run by MCEC staff and is on a first come first serve basis.




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