Monday, June 2nd, 2014

What:  EduTECH 2014

Where/when:  Brisbane Convention Centre (South Bank) : 4-6 June

All media:  2 dedicated media rooms for interviews

TV:  Film with backdrop of 5000 delegates - or – film in giant expo hall with 200 booths

MEDIA ALERT: Tuesday 3rd June & Wed 4th June


Michael Gallagher, Group of Eight: speaking on the impact of the new funding environment on university education post 2014 budget (2:00pm 4 June)

Sir Ken Robinson: TED videos watched by 200m - technology & innovation in schools (4:15pm 3 June)

Prof Sugata Mitra: won TED Global, received US$1million to build a school in the cloud (8:40am 3 June)

Joyce Valenza (USA): former [email protected] columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer (8:40am 4 June)

Ewan McIntosh (UK): Scotland's first National Advisor on Learning and Technology Futures (8:40am 4 June)


New Digital Technologies Curriculum

  • Dr Katrina Falkner, Associate Professor, School of Computer Science, University of Adelaide: Understanding the new Digital Curriculum (10:55am Tuesday 3 June)
  • Dr James Curran, Associate Professor, School of Information Technologies, University of Sydney: Teaching the new Australian Digital Technologies Curriculum (3:20pm Tuesday 3 June)


Media please note: there are over 25 of the world’s pre-eminent leaders on the EduTECH program; talk to Craig about your area of interest, and he will suggest the best speaker.


Media contact: Craig Macfarlane, Managing Director & Founder, EduTECH 2014 Conf & Expo

Mobile: 0400-308-934                                   email: [email protected]

Website:                   Twitter:  @EduTECH_AU and #EduTECH