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TDA09 National Conference

TAFE Directors Australia recently held its National Conference on the Gold Coast. Delegates can access speaker presentations and photos from the Conference here.

TDA09 is an opportunity to workshop on how TAFE should be positioned to assist those most affected by the Global Financial Crisis. This is a high-level strategic retreat with focus on the new tertiary landscape, and address related issues including:

  • Funding
  • Quality
  • Green Skills
  • International engagement
  • One tertiary sector

The Gold Coast event will include a Special Dinner with Guest Speaker, held at the Holiday Inn, Gold Coast.

This is a once-a-year opportunity to network with TAFE CEOs and senior executives and to influence new government and industry policy.

Who Should Attend

TAFE CEOs, international directors and senior officers are invited to this member-only event for targeted networking, policy debate and strategic direction setting.

Conference Program

To view the Conference program including the list of international and local high-profile speakers click here.

To view speaker presentation extracts click here

Registration Details

Registration fees are $550 per person to attend the 2 day TDA 09 Summit. To attend the International Gala Dinner is $125 per person which includes welcome cocktails. Registration for the dinner can be booked as part of your registration OR you can book just to attend the International Gala dinner online.

Special Bonus Registration

If you intend to send 3 or more delegates to the TDA 09 Summit then the early bird rate of $350 will be applicable (ONLY applicable for registration of 3 or more delegates from the same organisation). To take advantage of this bonus offer, please download the pdf registration form, complete and fax back to the Conference Secretariat (Fax: +61 7 5575 8065).


Please contact the Conference Secretariat on (07) 5562 0164 or tda09@destinationconference.com.au