Higher education communities in Australia and Asia have been pioneers in innovating pedagogy to achieve high quality learning. inspirED Australasia 2022, taking place offline for the first time, will gather educators, learning designers, and institution leaders to exchange practical insights and evidence-based solutions for student success and achievement.
Join us to exchange practical insights and evidence-based solutions for innovating course design and deepening the learning experience for all students.
Every attendee will receive a certificate documenting their participation on request. This certification is a great way to showcase your achievement during the conference, and to acknowledge your commitment to driving educational transformation.
Pro Vice-Chancellor Learning Futures at Western Sydney University
Senior Manager, Academic Systems and Digital Experience at The University of Melbourne
Senior Lecturer, Learning Spaces Innovation at Deakin University
Senior Lecturer Curriculum Design and Development at Deakin University
Director Learning Futures and Lead Education Architect at Charles Darwin University
Lecturer, College of Nursing and Health Sciences at Flinders University
Senior Lecturer at Monash University
Assistant Lecturer at Monash University
Senior Lecturer at Queensland University of Technology
Lecturer, Curriculum Design (STEM) at Deakin University
09:30 AM – 10:00 AM
COFFEE & NETWORKING
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM
10:15 AM – 11:15 AM
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Using peer feedback for authentic assessment, connection and capacity-building in teaching and learning
A tale of two cohorts: use of online learning tools to optimise online (asynchronous) and face-to-face student engagement and outcomes
Leveraging edtech to develop student teamwork skills
What I know about team assessments I learned from Ninjas
12:00 PM – 01:00 PM
Lunch and Networking
01:00 PM - 01:45 PM
Co-Creating the Digital Transformation
01:45 PM – 02:30 PM
Stimulating a culture of authentic learning and assessment
Prof. Michael Sankey
Building critical thinking skills through low stakes assessment
Using Feedback Fruits to promote mindful teamwork: the evolution of an approach Team member evaluation
02:30 PM – 03:00 PM
COFFEE & NETWORKING
03:00 PM – 03:45 PM
The Future of Higher Education
Max de Raaff
03:45 PM – 4:30 PM
04:30 PM – 04:45 PM
(Optional) Pedagogy Dinner
Wonderful conference from the great team at Feedback Fruits! Appreciated the variety of presentations and the opportunities to chat with fellow educators and the Feedback Fruits team themselves. Looking forward to the next one!
inspirED brought futurists, instructional designers and others passionate about interactive online and blended learning course design from all over the globe.
Thank you very much for an inspired conference. I picked up valuable nuggets that I can deploy in my teaching. I will share my experience with my colleagues. I can foresee the use of FeedbackFruits throughout our institution. Thanks again. I'm looking forward to your next inspirED conference.
FeedbackFruits, since our foundation, has been dedicated to supporting educators improve and enhance education quality with innovative pedagogical technology. This pandemic is no exception. Since the first lockdown waves happened, we have taken great effort to assist universities, instructors, and teachers in creating the best learning experience. And it is also our mission to assist educators in scaling the positive impact of pedagogy–technology integration.
This year’s conference is intended as a continuation of the efforts of FeedbackFruits to support educators by providing a space to explore the issues and insights emerged during the COVID-19 pandemic. It enables educators to share their experiences and best practices related to a range of topics including: learner-centeredness in education; the continued evolution of online and distance learning; transitioning from emergency remote teaching to online learning; peer learning; feedback facilitation; digital pedagogy; AI adoption in education; authentic assessments and non-traditional assessment solutions.
inspirED Australasia will take place at the Western Sydney University Parramatta South Campus, Building EB, Floor 3, on Victoria Rd, Rydalmere NSW 2116 in Sydney, Australia. For more information, visit the Western Sydney University website.
Train: Rydalmere station is a 10-minute walk from the campus. We also have a free shuttle bus that runs to and from the Parramatta CBD (Macquarie Street). From there, it’s a two-minute walk to Parramatta station.
Shuttlebus: Shuttlebuses run between our Parramatta City, Parramatta North and Parramatta South Campuses. Check the Shuttle Bus Schedule for more information including live tracking.
Bus: Buses stop right outside our campus on Victoria Road, Rydalmere (opposite Rippon Avenue). Bus routes include M52, 520, 521, 523, 524 and 525.
By car: Take the James Ruse Drive exit off the M4. Entry is via Victoria Road.