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Pre-Conference Workshops

A number of half and full day pre-conference workshops will be held on Monday 29th September. Workshops range from multimedia, robotics, games in learning and animation.

Delegates will have an exclusive opportunity to attend workshops provided by the Award Winning, Academy of Interactive Entertainment.

Date: Monday 29 September (full day 9am-4pm, morning 9am-12pm, afternoon 1pm-4pm)

Pre-conference workshops provide delegates with intense hands-on learning for either a half or full day. All workshops will be led by experience practitioners who are leaders in their field. Registration for the pre-conference workshops is additional to normal conference registration.

Note: for ACT and surrounding region residents it is possible to register for a pre-conference workshop without registering for the conference. However numbers are limited and priority will be given to conference registrants.


Workshops 1 to 6 will be delivered at the Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL), Fremantle Dr. Stirling ACT (the CTL is approximately 20 minutes drive from the National Convention Centre)

Workshops 7 to 10 will be delivered at the Academy of Interactive Entertainment (AIE), Canberra Technology Park, 49 Phillip Ave Watson (the AIE is approximately 10 minutes drive from the National Convention Centre)

Transport: A bus will be provided to and from the CTL/AIE as follows:

  • 8.30am - pick up from the National Convention Centre (for morning and full day workshops)
  • 12.00pm pick from CTL/AIE to return to the Convention Centre (morning workshop delegates only)
  • 12.30pm pick up from the Convention Centre (for afternoon workshops)
  • 4.00pm pick up from the CTL/AIE to return to the Convention Centre

Registration Costs
One half day workshop - $35 (includes morning/afternoon tea as appropriate)

Two half day workshops - $70 (includes morning/afternoon tea and lunch)

Full day workshop - $55 (includes morning/afternoon tea and lunch)

How To Register
Download and complete the downloadable form below and return it:
by email:
by fax: 02 6201 2549
by post: PO Box 3434, Belconnen Business Centre ACT 2617

Payment Options
Payment can be made by credit card (Visa or Mastercard) or by cheque (payable to Computer Education Group of the ACT Inc.) or by school purchase order. (CEGACT ABN 83 908 702656)

Workshop Programs

Centre for Teaching and Learning

Workshop 1 (full day 9am-4pm) - Cartoons and Animation

Workshop 2 (morning 9am-12pm) - Scratch for Computer Science and Multimedia

Workshop 3 (morning 9am-12pm) - This Bee Does Not Sting!

Workshop 4 (afternoon 1pm-4pm) - Clicker 5 - Introductory training with Clicker 5

Workshop 5 (afternoon 1pm-4pm)- Use Speech to Create Text Quickly and Accurately

Workshop 6 (afternoon 1pm-4pm) - Crickets: Combining Art and Robotics to Spark Creative Thinking- workshop is now full

Academy of Interactive Entertainment

Workshop 7 (morning 9am-12pm) - 3D Animation for design, visualisation and experimentation

Workshop 8 (morning 9am-12pm) - Teaching Artificial Intelligence using Robotics and Games

Workshop 9 (afternoon 1pm-4pm) - Creating Visual Effects

Workshop 10 (afternoon 1pm-4pm) - Using Games for Simulation and Training


Files to download - Click the title to view/download the document

Pre-conference Workshops Registration Form (141 K) - Type: MS Word file
Pre-conference Workshop Registration Form in Microsoft Word Format

Pre-conference Workshops Registration Form (245 K) - Type: Adobe Acrobat file
PDF Version

Last modified: 9/4/2008
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