Transformance: Special Pecha Kucha preview

Published: Wednesday 15 May 2019

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":



Members save $330 on standard registration!

(in Australian dollars, GST inclusive)

Members - $1,375

Non-members - $1,705

Full time Students (ID required) - $660

Registration and Information

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
Conference Chairs

Thank you to our Platinum Sponsors for their ongoing support