CRLI events

Major events and workshops 2018

From time to time, the CRLI offers University staff and students the opportunity to attend a major presentation by a senior academic.

Date and time

Title

Speaker/s

Venue

Wednesday,
February 14
2–4pm

Masterclass for education researchers, featuring Roger Säljö and CRLI
PhD candidates Elizabeth Black, Chun Chuen (Billy) Chan and Natasha Arthars

Speaker: Roger Säljö, Director, Linnaeus Centre for Research on Learning, Interaction and Mediated Communication in Contemporary Society, University of Gothenburg

Room 618, Education Building A35

Wednesday,
February 14
6.15–7.30pm

SYDNEY IDEAS
Dean's Lecture Series: symbolic technologies and challenges for education in digital societies

Speaker: Roger Säljö, Director, Linnaeus Centre for Research on Learning, Interaction and Mediated Communication in Contemporary Society, University of Gothenburg

Lecture Theatre 351, Education Building A35

Wednesday,
July 4
1–4.30pm

CRLI Open Forum: unlocking the potential of learning innovation and research

Speakers: Professor Philippa Pattison, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Education, The University of Sydney, and Lina Markauskaite, Associate Professor, Learning Sciences and co-director, CRLI

Level 1, New Law Building, F10

Wednesday,
August 1
2.30–5pm

Innovations in learning technology demo day and showcase

Speakers: A program of speakers and sessions will be distributed to registrants.

Room 3100, 2.30–4pm | Room 1170, 4–5pm, Abercrombie Building, H70

Thursday,
November 29
9.30am–4pm

Learning and Innovation Research Fest

Speakers: A program of speakers, plenaries, workshops, demonstrations, roundtables and poster sessions will be distributed to registrants.

Level 1, New Law Building, F10




Weekly seminars – presenters and topics welcome

The Centre for Research on Learning and Innovation (CRLI) hosts weekly seminars where local and international experts present research in an informal setting, for the benefit of staff and students. Unless otherwise advertised, seminars run mostly on Tuesdays during semesters. CRLI is happy to consider suggestions for speakers, topics and ideas. If you would like to suggest a topic, propose a speaker (including yourself) or provide feedback, email .

  • When: Tuesdays, 1.45pm (unless otherwise advertised). Seminars usually run for an hour followed by a 30-minute question-and-answer session.
  • Where: Rm 612 of the Education Building, unless otherwise specified.
  • Informal: Coffee (and conversation) will be provided from 1.45pm.

2018 seminar schedule

Past seminars

Previous seminars have involved topics such as:

  • Networked learning
  • Learning in virtual worlds
  • Using mobile devices for learning
  • The design and assessment of 21st-century learning environments
  • Educational design

See our past events for details.