The Science of Learning Research Centre is a Special Research Initiative of the Australian Research Council. In the Centre, researchers in education, neuroscience and cognitive psychology are working together with teachers to understand the learning process.

The Science of Learning: An Evidence Base to Education in the 21st Century

Fri 1 Nov 2019 8:30amSat 2 Nov 2019 4:30pm


The Queensland Brain Institute,
St Lucia Campus,
University of Queensland

The Science of Learning Research Centre is bringing together neurologists, psychologists and educational researchers for a two-day symposium at the Queensland Brain Institute.

Day One - The Science of Learning - about the Centre

Day Two - Education, Outreach, and Policy; and featuring the Partner Schools Program.

Keynote Speakers:

  • Laureate Professor John Hattie (University of Melbourne)
  • Professor Geoff Masters AO (Australian Council for Educational Research - ACER)
  • Dr Sean Kang (University of Melbourne)
  • Professor Martin Westwell (South Australian Certificate of Education - SACE - Board)


More information about this event, including registration and the two-day program is available here. If you have any queries in the meantime please contact Ms Janet Voight, SLRC Senior Project Officer, at


Ms Janet Voight