Conference schedule

The AIEC will provide an interesting and exciting program, unique social events, networking opportunities and a venue with first class facilities.

All events are held at the Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart, unless otherwise noted.

Schedule is subject to change. Last updated on 14 August 2017


Tuesday 10 October 2017
08:00 - 19:00 Registration open
19:00 - 20:30 Exhibition open
07:30 - 17:00 Speakers' Preparation Room open
09:00 - 16:00 IEAA International Research Roundtable (Henry Jones Arts Hotel)
09:00 - 16:00 Pre-conference masterclass
09:00 - 12:00 Pre-conference workshops  (morning sessions)
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch (for workshop and masterclass delegates)
13:00 - 16:00 Pre-conference workshops (afternoon sessions)
16:00 - 17:00 First-timers Networking Function
17:30 - 19:00 0.1. Opening Plenary
19:00 - 20:30 Welcome Reception – sponsored by the Tasmanian Department of Education
Wednesday 11 October 2017
08:00 - 17:30 Registration open
08:00 - 17:30 Exhibition open
07:30 - 17:00 Speakers' Preparation Room open
08:45 - 10:00 1.1. Plenary
10:00 - 10:30 Morning tea
10:30 - 11:45 1.2. Concurrent sessions
11:45 - 12:00 Break
12:00 - 13:15 1.3. Concurrent sessions
13:15 - 14:30 Lunch
 13:30 - 14:15 Young Professionals Networking Session
14:30 - 15:45 1.4. Concurrent sessions
15:45 - 16:15 Afternoon tea
16:15 - 17:30 1.5. Concurrent sessions
17:30 - 19:00 Happy Hour – sponsored by IELTS
Thursday 12 October 2017
08:00 - 17:30 Registration open
08:00 - 17:30 Exhibition open
07:30 - 17:00 Speakers' Preparation Room open
08:30 - 10:00 2.1. Plenary
10:00 - 10:30 Morning tea
10:30 - 11:45 2.2. Concurrent sessions
11:45 - 12:00 Break
12:00 - 13:15 2.3. Concurrent sessions
13:15 - 14:30 Lunch
 13:30 - 14:15 IEAA AGM
14:30 - 15:45 2.4. Concurrent sessions
15:45 - 16:15 Afternoon tea
16:15 - 17:30 2.5. Concurrent sessions
19:30 - 23:00 Conference Dinner – sponsored by IDP Education
Friday 13 October 2017
08:00 - 15:00 Registration open
08:00 - 14:15 Exhibition open
08:00 - 11:00 Speakers' Preparation Room open
08:00 - 09:00 Networking Breakfast – sponsored by Bupa
09:00 - 10:15 3.1. Concurrent sessions
10:15 - 10:35 Morning tea
10:35 - 11:50 3.2. Concurrent sessions
11:50 - 12:00 Break
12:00 - 13:15 3.3. Closing Plenary
13:15 - 14:15 Lunch - grab a bite to eat before heading off to the airport

Key dates

16 January - Call for proposals opens

1 March - Call for proposals closes

1 June - Registration opens

1 August - Early bird registration closes

10 October 2017 - Conference starts

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