Transformance: Special Pecha Kucha preview
Transformance kicks off on May 28 with a very special evening event - Pecha Kucha: the physical and cultural landscape of Western Australia.
Through a series of quick six and a half minute presentations, an exciting and creative mix of presenters will explore the evening's theme and challenge our thinking to transform.
Hannah Galloway, landscape architect, discusses the landscape design of the new Perth Stadium;
Ruth Bott, imaginist, explores alternative ways of seeing, thinking and doing, particularly amidst environments of teaching and learning;
Iredale Pedersen Hook, architects, talk about their recent projects for indigenous communities throughout WA;
Matthew McVeigh, artist, on working with communities to overcome traditional divisions between art, performance and production;
James Eggleston analyst, on innovative and disruptive technological transitions that lead to marketplace creation;
Simon Pendal, architect, presents with a particular interest in local history, culture and landscape;
Lyndsey Sherwood, educator, shares the Bush Education programme at Hammond Park Catholic Primary School;
Paul “Yoda” Iskov, chef, on his "leave no trace" approach and his partnerships promoting the beauty and assets of each region.
Top photo: LVF/Fervor
Tours filling fast - register now!
Projects in Tour 22, City Learning Spaces, include City of Perth Library (above), Mercedes College & St George's Anglican Grammar School Photo source: City of Perth Library
Several tours are already full or almost at capacity:
Tour 1 - Inner City Primary Schools - FULL
Tour 20 - STEM Workshop - FULL
Tour 4 - Redevelopment Projects For Independent Colleges - FULL
Tour 7 - Redevelopment Projects for Established Schools - FULL
Tour 5 - Alternative Approaches - 1 spot left
Tour 17 - Growing Schools In Established Suburbs - 1 spot left
Tour 12 - Major Additions To Existing Schools - 1 spot left
Tour 2 - New Schools In Growing Suburbs - 2 spots left
Tour 22 - City Learning Spaces - 2 spots left
Register now to secure your prefereed tours, workshops and case studies.
What's in store for Transformance?
Rapid change is disrupting how, what and where people learn.
Join us in Perth from May 28-31 to explore how education and learning spaces can adapt and thrive under exponential change.
Hear from those at the fore of this "transformance":
- MC Ewan McIntosh, NoTosh, UK
- Paul Collard, Creativity, Culture and Education, UK
- Francine Houben, Mecanoo architecten, Netherlands
- Viggo Haremst, Henning Larsen, Denmark
- Professor John Hattie, Melbourne Graduate School of Education, Australia
- Dr Kate Raynes-Goldie, Games We Play, Australia
- Dr Wesley Imms, Melbourne Graduate School of Education, Australia
- Chris Bradbeer, Stonefields School, New Zealand
- Interactive workshops with Ewan McIntosh and several keynotes;
- Case studies and workshops on masterplanning, creative learning, innovative teaching, vertical and inner city schooling, gaming as a learning tool, landscaping and pedagogy, and the latest research into effective innovative learning environments;
- Tours to Perth's leading learning spaces, including the award-winning Wesley College, Willeton Senior High School and Highgate Primary School;
- The 2019 LEA Awards for Excellence in Educational Facilities at the Annual Conference Dinner, Kings Park;
- Transformance Pecha Kucha;
- One of the strictly limited places on our special pre-conference tour of the South West and Margaret River
Members save $330 on standard registration!
(in Australian dollars, GST inclusive)
Members - $1,375
Non-members - $1,705
Full time Students (ID required) - $660
Transformance will be held at the Perth Convention Centre on the awardwinning Elizabeth Quay waterfront (below, photo courtesy MRA).
Special flight offer
We are pleased to announce that our exclusive airline supplier, QANTAS, is offering delegates a discount on domestic flights to and from Perth and free Frequent Flyer membership. Conditions apply, visit the website for more information
We look forward to seeing you at Transformance!
Dani Martin, Eamon Broderick and Paul Edwards
Thank you to our Platinum Sponsors for their ongoing support