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AUSTRALIA CONFERENCE | MELBOURNE 2019

August 28 @ 8:00 am - August 30 @ 5:00 pm

$500 – $700

Join us in Melbourne for this year’s CIS Australia Conference to discuss ‘International Education: Positioning Education in a Converging World.’

This regional CIS conference brings together CIS member schools from across Australia and university representatives from around the world with a shared commitment to international education and global citizenship.

Find out how you will benefit from attending by selecting one of the tabs below for either “schools” or “universities”.

We look forward to welcoming you in Melbourne.

Schedule:

Join us in Melbourne for this year’s CIS Australia Conference to discuss ‘International Education: Positioning Education in a Converging World.

This regional CIS conference brings together CIS member schools from across Australia and university representatives from around the world with a shared commitment to international education and global citizenship.

  • Universities: invited to attend 28 – 29 August
  • Schools: invited to attend 28 – 30 August
Wednesday 28 August

18.00 – 20.30 | Welcome cocktail event – Yarra Rooms, The Langham Hotel

Thursday 29 August

09.00 – 09.30 | Official welcome
09.30 – 10.30 | Keynote: Dr. Niranjan Casinader, Monash University – “Culture, Transnational Education – Case Studies in Global Schooling”
10.30 – 11.00 | Morning tea
11.00 – 12.00 | Keynote: Ann Straub,  Council of International Schools (CIS) – “Leading Interculturally”
12.00 – 13.30 | Workshops
Option 1 – Ann Straub: “Intercultural Development Inventory” (debrief)
Option 2 – School Presentations
13.30 – 14.30 | Lunch
14.30 – 15.30 | Keynote: Dr. Shanton Chang, University of Melbourne – “Preparing Students for a Career in the 21st Century”
15.30 – 16.30 | Shools | Australian chapter meetings
16.30 – 18.00 | Free time to explore!
18.00  | Dinner – Eureka 89

Friday 30 August

09.00 – 10.00 | Keynote: Stephen Holmes, The 5 Rs Partnership – “Positioning Internationally Through Teaching and Pedagogy” 
10.00 – 11.00 | Workshops
Option 1 – Stephen Holmes: “International School Parent Choice/ School Reputation”
Option 2 – School Presentation
11.00 – 11.30 | Morning tea
11.30 – 12.30 | Keynote: Susanne Gervay OAM, Author
12.30 – 13.15 | Lunch
13.15 – 14.00 | Plenary: “The CIS Membership Community: Looking Ahead”
14.00 – 15.00 | Closing keynote
15.00  | Adjourn

Additionally

You can stay an extra day to attend an Evaluator Training course and careers day on Saturday, 31 August. 

Details

Start:
August 28 @ 8:00 am
End:
August 30 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
$500 – $700
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Website:
https://www.cois.org/for-schools/events/australia-conference/registration

Venue

The Langham Hotel
1 Southgate Avenue Melbourne, Victoria Australia
Melbourne, Australia
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