The Future Tech Leaders Symposium looks at the changes that tomorrow’s technology brings to student learning, professional development and learning spaces.
You’ll also have the chance to get hands-on with the latest technology for the classroom, exploring VR/AR, coding, content creation, drones, robotics and AI. To get the most out of the session please bring your laptop!
Registration is free for all attendees.
Curriculum Blending
Immersive VR
V Rcreation
Adults using VR
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Dr. Marissa Bond

Head of STEM Programs at Lumination

Marissa can be found anywhere that technology and education combine, and is happiest geeking out about exciting and meaningful ways to use cutting-edge technologies across the curriculum. Marissa wears many hats, being an experienced STEM communicator, software developer and qualified teacher. In 2017 she completed her PhD in which she developed and evaluated software using virtual people to help children with autism improve their social skills.

Dr. Rebecca Marrone

Research Fellow at UniSA

A Xavier College old scholar, Dr Rebecca Marrone, is now a Research Fellow at The Centre for Change and Complexity in Learning at UniSA. She has a background in Psychology, and her undergraduate studies were in this field. Rebecca has a PhD in STEM from UniSA, where she investigated the role of creativity in encouraging female students to study Mathematics. Her research focuses on initiating and directing projects in creativity, educational psychology and human and artificial cognition across varying educational contexts. Rebecca has a strong interest in utilising digital technologies to encourage STEM development and has begun research in Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Robotics and how teachers and students can work alongside such technologies.

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Giveaways

Competitions and tech giveaways at each event!

Catering

Enjoy a catered morning tea while you network with other school leaders and find out how they are implementing future-ready learning strategies into their school curriculum.

Covid Safe Event


This is a COVID-19 Safe Event. Plenty of hand sanitiser will be provided as well as wipes and VR headset covers to maintain hygiene standards.

Please stay at home if you are unwell or exhibit any COVID-19 symptoms.

Please advise staff if you begin to feel unwell at the event.

Please adhere to the physical distancing requirements outlined at the event.

Schedule

Arrival, meet & greet

Settle in and grab some food and a coffee!

Welcome and Housekeeping

Meet the team and learn about Lumination's vision to spark the lightbulb moment in teachers and students.

Introduction

Discover the changes that tomorrow's technology bring to student learning, professional development and learning spaces. Hear from a lighthouse school about how they are implementing future technology into their curriculum.

Tech Exploration

Get hands-on with the latest technology for the classroom, exploring virtual/augmented reality, coding, content creation, drones, robotics and AI.

Networking/ Q&A

Ask us any burning questions! Meet other school leaders and find our their vision for implementing future technology in their schools.