New Thinking: New Possibilities Educational Leadership STEM Conference

6th August, 2021 @ 9:00 am


06/08/2021 - 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Registrations will open in Term 3 2020.

A conference for Principals, Deputy Principals, ELC Directors, Educational leaders, Curriculum Leaders, Lead Teachers from ELC to Year 12


  • What do we need to think about to educate beyond our present?
  • What might the STEM possibilities be?
  • How early is too early?
  • What impact does Artificial Intelligence have on education? What opportunities exist within the Australian Curriculum? What is machine learning?
  • Why an Australian Space Agency in South Australia?


The AISSA Educational Leaders STEM Conference 2021 aims to bring together educators from the Early Years to Year 12, researchers and industry to consider new thinking and possibilities and explore how STEM Education can provide students with many opportunities and pathways for a strong and vibrant future.


The conference program includes an opportunity to hear from highly regarded Keynote Speakers, professional conversations, workshops and a panel discussion, enabling delegates to explore and develop new ideas and thinking about the future of STEM Education.


Keynote Speakers:


Professor Louise McWhinnie

Dean of the Faculty of Transdisciplinary Innovation, University of Technology, Sydney

Learning – Future Horizons


Dr Jane Hunter

Senior Lecturer, School of International Studies and Education, University of Technology, Sydney

High Possibility STEM Classrooms


Associate Professor Erica Southgate

School of Education, University of Newcastle

Artificial Intelligence and Education