A draft summary program, is available for download.
Discipline and Workshop Day
The last day of the conference is designated the "Discipline and Workshop Day".
On Monday and Tuesday, delegates will have the opportunity to showcase their work via oral and poster presentations.
Tuesday 30 September 2014.
This year, the ACSME organising committee has decided to have a call for themed workshop to be run on the discipline day. These workshops will be held on Wednesday 1 October 2014 from 1pm-3pm at the University Technology, Sydney. See attachment for details. If you are interested in running a themed workshop on the discipline day, please submit your abstracts to with the subject "ACSME discipline day themed workshop abstract" by Friday 21 March 2014.
Morning workshop (8am-1pm unless otherwise stated)
Meeting rooms at UTS will be allocated and advised closer to the date, based on numbers attending.
Chemistry Discipline Meeting
This morning meeting will be essentially an informal forum for small group discussion on nominated themes or areas of interest, for example your classroom innovation, managing diverse cohorts, active learning strategies, novel ways of addressing the TLOs….. There will be a call for possible themes via CHEMNET and a process for capture of key points from discussions which will be shared via CHEMNET. Each person will be able to attend two of the discussions. The meeting will include a brief report back on CHEMNET activities and a report on the RACI TLO based accreditation trial.
Please RSVP (and any questions) to StephBeames at UTS –
8 am: informal breakfast gathering for early risers, venue TBA
9 am: begin meeting, two reports.
9.45 – 10.45: choose your discussion group, first round of group discussions and feedback.
10.45 – 11.00: tea / coffee break
11.00 – 12.00: second round of group discussions and feedback.
12.00 - 1.00: informal lunch, venue TBA
Further workshop descriptions will be added progressively.
Afternoon workshops (1pm-3pm unless otherwise stated)
Meeting room at UTS will be allocated and advised closer to the date, based on numbers attending.
Workshop descriptions will be added progressively.