EdVET 2018 took place on 29 October at William Angliss Conference Centre, Melbourne. Over 150 delegates from across Victoria and interstate attended the conference which was opened by Rowena Beal, Bendigo Kangan Institute Acting CEO. Every TAFE in Victoria was represented along with a large number of RTO's, higher education, consultancies, the corporate sector and government departments.
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Keynote speaker, Yvette Drager was sailing the seven seas during her session ‘Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Mixed Reality’. Yvette presented from a simulated ship’s bridge showcasing the ‘state of the art’ Maritime Simulator based at Western Australia’s South Metropolitan TAFE.
The conference also showcased online and digital innovation in a range of vocational and education training (VET) settings and applied across different industries. In other sessions, conference participants had the opportunity to find out about the latest tools for learning analytics, personalised learning plans, blended and social learning, and creating engaging content for blended delivery.
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