Schedule


Sunday, July 8

11:00 AM – 1:30 PM Coaches depart conference hotels for the school. Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa
Hilton Surfers Paradise
11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Registration and Refreshments
School Tours
IBSC Action Research Poster Display
Centenary Centre
12:15 – 12:45 PM IBSC Annual Conference First-Time Attendee Lunch Dining Hall
1:00 – 2:00 PM Traditional Indigenous Smoking Ceremony Dixon Gates
2:00 – 4:30 PM Opening Plenary Session Featuring Tim Brailsford
and Catherine McGregor
Sponsored by Bond University
Annand Theatre
4:30 – 6.45 PM Welcome Reception
Sponsored by Griffith University
River Ovals
5:30 – 7:15 PM Coaches depart the school for the conference hotels.

Monday, July 9

5:45 – 6:45 AM Walking/running group options Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa
7:00 – 8:15 AM Coaches and ferries depart conference hotels for the school. Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa
Hilton Surfers Paradise
7:30 – 8:30 AM Breakfast Centenary Centre
8:45 – 10:00 AM2018 IBSC Hawley-Jarvis Award Presentation

Plenary Session Featuring Tracy Vaillancourt
Sponsored by The School Locker

Annand Theatre
10:00 – 10:45 AM Morning Tea Centenary Centre
11:00 AM – 12:00 NOON Workshop Block 1
12:10 – 12:40 PM Workshop Block 2
(new 30-minute workshops)
12:45 – 1:55 PM Lunch Centenary Centre
1:10 - 1:30 PM Aspiring Leaders Panel Session
Bring your lunch with you.
Centenary Centre
2:00 – 2:45 PM Featured Speakers Session 1
Karel Bos
Kylie Bowra
Hugh Chilton and the IBSC Research Group
Mark Lockett
Mathew White

Dods 14
Dining Hall
Annand Theatre

Lecture Theater
Memorial Room
3:00 – 4:10 PM Workshop Block 3 featuring IBSC Action Research Presentations
4:20 – 5:00 PM Coaches depart the school for the conference hotels.
6:15 – 6:30 PM Coaches depart the conference hotels for Special Evening Event at Sea World. Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa
Hilton Surfers Paradise
7:00 – 9:30 PM Special Evening Event at Sea World
Sponsored by BROWNS English Language School
8:30 – 9:30 PM Coaches depart Sea World for the conference hotels.

Tuesday, July 10

5:45 – 6:45 AM Walking/running group options Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa
7:00 – 8:30 AM Buses and ferries depart conference hotels for the school. Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa
Hilton Surfers Paradise
7:30 – 8:30 AM Breakfast Centenary Centre
8:00 – 8:30 AM Chapel Service St. Alban's Chapel
8:45 – 10:15 AM IBSC Annual Meeting
2018 IBSC Action Research Award Presentation

Plenary Session Featuring Ian Hickie
Sponsored by Data#3

Annand Theatre
Choose one of the following tracks.

Junior Years Track
10:15 – 10:30 AM Coaches depart for Prep School.
10:45 – 11:10 AM Morning Tea
11:15 AM – 12:00 NOON Featured Speaker Taj Pabari Prep Hall
12:10 – 1:10 PM Workshop Block 4
1:10 – 2:15 PM Lunch and Affinity Group Meetings
Up to Year 3
Years 4 - 6
Sponsored by Griffith University

Stevenson Room
Library Seminar 1
2:20 – 3:20 PM Workshop Block 5
3:30 – 4.15 PM Featured Speaker Greg Mitchell Prep Hall
4:15 – 4:30 PM Coaches depart for senior campus.
Main Conference Track
10:15 – 10:55 AM Morning Tea Centenary Centre
11:00 AM – 12:00 NOON Workshop Block 4
12:15 – 1:00 PM Featured Speakers Session 2

Angela Foulds-Cook
Wendy Patton
Ada Sinacore
Tracy Vaillancourt


Memorial Room
Lecture Theatre
Dining Hall
Annand Theatre
1:00 – 2:15 PM Lunch
Sponsored by Griffith University
Centenary Centre
1:30 – 1:50 PM Aspiring Leaders Panel Session
Bring your lunch with you.

Centenary Centre


2:30 - 3:15 PMAffinity Group Meetings

STEM Education
English and Literary
Foreign Languages
Coding and Programming
The Humanities
The Arts
Faith Programs
Health and Physical Education
Positive Education
Pastoral Care
Libraries and Information Science
Student Leadership and Exchanges
Boarding Schools
Building Design and Architecture Tour


Dods 3
Dods 4
Dods 5
Dods 6
Dods 7
Dods 8
Dods 9
Dods 10
Dods 11
Dods 12
Senior Library
Dods 13
Bennett 13

Bennett 14
Lost Sheep
3:30 - 4:30 PMWorkshop Block 5
All delegates
4:45 – 5:45 PM Happy Hour Reception
Sponsored by Carney, Sandoe & Associates
Centenary Centre
4:45 – 6:00 PM Coaches depart the school for the conference hotels.
Evening on Your Own

Wednesday, July 11

5:45 – 6:45 AM Walking/running group options Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa
7:00 – 8:15 AM Coaches and ferries depart conference hotels for the school. Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa
Hilton Surfers Paradise
7:30 – 8:15 AM Breakfast Centenary Centre
8:30 – 9:15 AM Featured Speakers Session 3
Phil Cummins
Renée Coffey
Richard Humphreys

Memorial Room
Dining Hall
Lecture Theatre

9:30 – 10:30 AM Workshop Block 6
10:30 – 11:15 AM Morning Tea Centenary Centre
11:20 AM – 12:45 PM2019 IBSC Annual Conference Launch
Closing Plenary Session Featuring Li Cunxin
Sponsored by Bond University
Annand Theatre
12:45 – 1:30 PM Coaches depart the school for the conference hotels.