Speaking

Erica has a busy consultancy with clients in education and related industries, as shown below. To book her for your next conference or keynote, please don’t hesitate to make contact.

Selected keynote presentations in 2012 include:

Unlearning Leadership, The William Walker Oration, ACEL Conference, October 5, Brisbane Convention Centre.

Beyond Straight Thinking, RMIT Faculty of Business Post-graduate Research Seminar, 8 November.

Unlearning Education, Learning 2030: Schools Out? InnovateZIS ThinkTank, March 15-17, Zurich International School, Switzerland.

Cafe Pedagogy: What is it and why do we need it? GDST Annual Conference:  Making space for learning, London,14 June.

Personally Significant Learning, Queensland Association of Secondary School Principals, East Brisbane, 25 October.

21st Century Teaching: From Sage to Guide to Meddler, City Cluster Schools Conference, 2012, Windsor Sate School, 22 October.

Looking Over the Horizon, i-Lead, Canberra Directorate Leadership Conference, Hyatt Hotel, Canberra, 10 May.

Leadership for 21st Century Learning, Independent Primary School Heads of Australia (IPSHA) Conference, Fremantle, 24 September.

Previous keynotes include: 

(2011) Epistemological Agility: What is it? Why do we need it? How do we get it? Deakin Postgraduate Summer School, Geelong, 18 Feb.

  • (2010) High Standards or a high standard of standardness. SLAQ/IASL Conference, Brisbane Convention Centre, 30 September.
  • (2010) Educating for Employability. What’s changed in this century? Creative Futures: The changing landscape, VETNetwork Conference, Adelaide Convention Centre, 16 September.
  • (2010) Low threat, high challenge learning in the middle years. 5th International Middle Years of Schooling Conference, Adelaide Convention Centre, 6 September.
  • (2010) Learning to fly higher: How to move a school culture from groups to dynamic teams. QSPA Peninsula Region Conference, Treetops Resort, Port Douglas, 13 August.
  • (2010) Schooling: What sort of learning? What sort of leadership? Illawarra Catholic Education Principals Conference, Wollongong, 5 August.
  • (2010) Unlearning Education, Peer-ing at the Future International Symposium, BGGS 10- 12 July.
  • (2010) Schooling: More Important and less relevant than ever, Bright Futures Conference, Adelaide, March.
  • (2010) ‘Low Threat High Challenge’ Teaching for 21st century times, 6th i-Net International Conference Networking for Excellence and Equity, Westin Grand, Cape Town, South Africa, 22-24 February.
  • (2009) The Knight’s Move: Its Relevance for Educational Research. Keynote Address, Australian Association for Research in Education, Canberra, 30 Nov.
  • (2009) Learning in and for the 21st century workplace, Adult Learning: Emerging Challenges and Opportunities Conference, Pan Pacific Hotel, Singapore, Nov 5-6.
  • (2009) 2020 Schooling: Challenges and Opportunities, Brisbane Grammar School, 21st September.
  • (2009) Leading for learning: what are you paying attention to? Presentation to Principals Association 24 April.
  • (2009) Chair and Convenor: Creativity and 21st Century Learning: What’s the Connection? CRPP FORUM, 24 March.
  • (2009) Academic Writing: Improving your Success rate in Educational Journals, NIE, March 18.
  • (2009) Why creativity now? How creativity now? AISQ Creativity and Innovation Forum, Brisbane, Australia, 3-4 March.