Conference

Date Time Address
March 23, 2019 8.30am-4.30pm Swinburne University Hawthorn Campus
John Street Hawthorn

Biannual EEEC Conference

An engaging and inspiring conference for early childhood professionals to delve into how Education for Sustainability can be supported through embedding practice, engaging in critical reflection and connecting with the community .  Particpants will be able to view the upcycled art installation titled “Rivers of reflection” and watch  EEEC’s pioneering video “Weaving Webs” which celebrates 20 years this year! 

Keynote speaker from Parks Victoria, Michael Hann is delivering a provocative presentation called “Nature Play Prescriptions: Vital conversations on child health”. The program also features voices from Child activists and environmental author Mark Wilson.  

Connecting our ideas, inspiration and wonderings.

“Connecting Currents of Learning”

8.30 – 9.00am Registration
9.00 – 9.15am Welcome
9.15 – 9.45am Introductory speaker
9.45am– 10.45am Keynote Michael Hann 
10.45-11.15am Morning Tea and Conference-side Market
11.15 – 12.15pm Speaker Mark Wilson
12.15- 1.15pm Delicious Vegetarian lunch and market
1.15 – 2.10pm Concurrent Workshops A
2.15 – 3.10pm Concurrent Workshops B
3.10 – 3.30pm Afternoon tea break
3.30 – 4.30pm Weaving Webs video viewing and 20 year celebration! 

Throughout the day, there will be opportunities to view the upcycled art installation “Rivers of Reflection” and browse the market stalls.

Registrations Now Open!

$210 members / $100 concession / $280 non-members