Transformance: 360 degree professional development

Published: Tuesday 30 April 2019

Our 19th conference offers professional development opportunities for all delegates.

Whether you're an educator, architect, designer, facility planner or consultant, we think you'll find a case study to inform and inspire you.

We've highlighted a few below. For full details, or to browse more case studies and workshops, check out pages 17-20 of the program.


Adelaide Botanic High School – A Contemporary, Interdisciplinary Approach to Learning in a Vertical Setting

The Director of New Schools for South Australia's Department for Education, Deb O'Riley, will give a comprehensive insight into a unique new vertical school.

Adelaide Botanic High School is a new benchmark in the form, design and function of a contemporary school, as well as the quality and range of interdisciplinary learning experiences with a STEM focus.


Murdoch University masterplan; the WA School Fellowship Program

Masterplanning: Strategy to Delivery

The Directors of multi award-wining With_Architecture Studio conduct this go-to-whoa session on masterplanning. Geoff Warn will profile the scope and value of a campus masterplan, and Daniel Aisenson will follow with case studies of architectural responses within a masterplan context.

Principals as School Leaders and System Leaders: Can they be both? What’s in it for them and what’s in it for the system?

Frank Pansini (Principal Consultant, Leadership Institute) and Melesha Sands (Principal of Belridge Secondary College) delve into an innovative and ambitious strategy to extend the influence of school principals beyond the school fence and into the broader public school system. 

Why did the WA government invest so heavily in school leadership and what benefits has it brought?

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