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Numerate Futures - The 2018 Interactive Numeracy Conference Program

Saturday, 17 March 2018 from 8:45 AM - 3:00 PM

Contemporary Learning Hub, Meridan Plains, Australia


** Please note that due to illness Professor Peter Sullivan is no longer able to be part of the program for this event. Our team is working closely with the North Coast Region Numeracy team to find a suitable replacement for his parts of the program.  We apologise for any inconvenience. Our team will be uploading the revised program to this site on Thursday.

Numerate Futures - The 2018 Interactive Numeracy Conference

Date:  Saturday 17th March 2018
Time:  8:45:am – 3:00pm
Cost: $250 ex GST     
Location:   Contemporary Learning Hub - Meridan State College - Sunshine Coast

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The Numerate Futures Conference leads the way in providing high quality professional development where leading educators in numeracy, mathematics education and digital technologies converge to build the capacity of educators to create numerate futures for our students.

Conference Highlights for 2018

  • The Number Games Keynote Presentation by author, comedian and self-confessed maths geek Adam Spencer. 
  • Opportunities to learn from and with Professor Peter Sullivan - the lead writer of the Australian Curriculum – Mathematics.
  • Leading mathematics educators sharing effective research-informed pedagogies that you can use to lift numeracy outcomes in your context.
  • Dan Burdett, Adrian Greig and other leading educators sharing how you can use digital tools and pedagogies to allow students to explore mathematical concepts in new ways.
  • The Number Facts Research Project and Get the Facts Workshops which will share research based strategies and activities you can use to improve outcomes.
  • Interactive learning zones to explore and discover awesome ideas to engage, challenge and support learners. Zones include the Maths Fiesta, STEM Playground and the Lego Lab.
  • Competitions and prize draws where you can win awesome Numeracy resources and STEM gear.
  • A free giveaway for every delegate to help them immerse students in number games in their own school context.

Cancellation policy

Please note that schools or individuals are welcome to send another teacher in their place if the registered teacher is unable to attend. Please advise us via 0422 042 309.   Due to the high cost of our presenters, cancellations within two weeks of the conference incur a 50% cancellation fee. Cancellations within 48 hours of the event incur a 75% cancellation fee.  No refund will be provided to participants who fail to turn up on the day.    All cancellations for the event should be made via Kristine on 0422 042 309.


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(Inc. Tax)
Standard Registration (GST free price for EQ School Payments)$250.00
Standard Registration (includes GST Non EQ Schools)$275.00
Student Registrations (includes GST)$220.00