ASERA 52
2021 Conference

ABOUT US

Australasian Science Education Research Association (ASERA)

Drawing together science education researchers from Australia, New Zealand, the region and the world

Sharing cutting-edge research methods and findings in science education from pre-school, school, university, technical and informal settings to inform practice

Venue 

The Conference will be held at Hawke BuildingCity West Campus, North Terrace,  University of South Australia

Registration Desk Opening Times 

Tuesday – 4.30pm – 6.30pm (at MOD)

Wednesday – 8.00am – 5.30pm
Thursday – 8.00am – 5.30pm
Friday – 8.00am – 1.30pm

Refreshments 

Morning and afternoon teas and lunches are included in the Conference registration fee.

Sustainable practices

If you have them, please bring a KeepCup™ for tea/coffee, a refillable water bottle and a previous ASERA Conference bag to reduce single useage.

Special Diets 

If you have indicated a special dietary requirement on your registration form, please identify yourself to the Registration Desk and they will be pleased to assist. 

Mobile Phones 

As a courtesy to presenters and other delegates, please ensure that all mobile phones are turned off or on silent mode during all sessions and social functions. 

Conference Welcome and Opening 

The Conference Welcome Reception will be at the Museum of Discovery (MOD) located at North Terrace adjacent to Morphett St between 5.00pm and 7.00pm on Tuesday 29th June.

It will include a Welcome to Country and a chance to interact with the exhibitions at MOD.

There will also be an opportunity to experience immersive VR and explore its educational possibilities.

Parallel Sessions 

The first parallel sessions of the Conference will commence at 9.00 am on Wednesday 30 June in the Hawke Building on level 4.

Conference Closing 

The Conference will conclude with lunch on Friday 2nd July. 

Name Badges 

Delegates will be provided with a name badge, which must be worn at all times within the Conference venue, particularly at catering breaks. 

Internet Access 

Free Wi-Fi is available for Conference delegates throughout the Conference venue.