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School Planning Design and Construction

Building adaptable learning environments that effectively serve the country, its growing population and the needs of students and teachers. Register now.
23-24 May 2017 | Novotel on Collins, Melbourne

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Early Bird rate - $2,495. Expires by 15 March 2017

overview

Australia’s existing school infrastructure is struggling to meet the ongoing demand for places, making the development of further infrastructure a major priority for all state governments.

In 2016 NSW Treasury pledged an additional $1billion towards the building of new schools; bringing the total budget to $2.6billion for the next four years. The Victorian Government recently declared their bid to become an ‘education state’ allocating $1.1billion of funding to the sector in the same year. Meanwhile, Queensland are set to spend $667million on new schools between 2016-17.

Creating long term value within these new learning environments is a key consideration. Modern classrooms must be adaptable; capable of accommodating substantial population increases, as well as advances in technology and pedagogy.

With this in mind, Informa is delighted to be hosting its annual School Planning Design & Construction conference, on 23-24 May 2017 in Melbourne.

The event will serve as a platform for school planners to meet experts in the field of design, architecture and pedagogy, and work towards building a school system which effectively serves the needs of its region, teachers and students.

Key topics for discussions:

  • Overview of current, recent & future projects
  • Delivering quality learning spaces where communities need them
  • Creating modern learning environments: What teachers are looking for and how best to implement changing practices

pricing

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  • Early Bird rate – $2,495. Expires by 15 March 2017
  • Standard registration pricing – $2,695. After 17 March 2017

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speakers

tony-mccabe

Tony McCabe

Group Director - Capital Works, NSW Dept. of Education

ross-treadwell

Ross Treadwell

Executive Director - Infrastructure, Department For Education & Child Development South Australia

julian-soper

Julian Soper

Associate Principal, Arup

isreb-sammy

Sammy Isred

Division Director, Macquarie Capital

Catherine Misson

Principal, Melbourne Girls Grammar School

Briony Scott

Principal, Wenona School

richard-leonard

Richard Leonard

Director, Hayball

ben-cleveland

Ben Cleveland

LEaRN Steering Committee Member and Research Fellow, University of Melbourne

wesley-imms

Wesley Imms

Head, Visual Art and Design Education, University of Melbourne

when & where

23 - 24 May 2017

Novotel on Collins, Melbourne
270 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000
+61 (0)3 9667 5800
www.novotel.com

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contact

Still have a question?

Jamie Birch
Conference Manager
+61 2 9080 4360
jamie.birch@informa.com.au

Paul Towle
Sponsorship Manager
+61 (02) 9080 4422
Paul.Towle@informa.com.au

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