The ACDS 2017 WIL in Science National Forum – Presentations

The ACDS 2017 WIL in Science National Forum was held at the ParkRoyal Hotel at Melbourne Airport on Friday 8th December 2017.

This ACDS event ‘Building Successful WIL Partnerships in Science’ incorporated the perspectives of students, industry and faculty teams, with the aim of assisting Faculties to work towards a systematic embedding of WIL.

More than 60 WIL practitioners from around the country experienced sessions addressing the key challenges in constructing WIL programs. See the presentations below, view the Keynote Speakers’ bios, or download the Program as a PDF.


The importance of Work Integrated Learning, Brian Yates

Keynote: All aboard for WIL: an institutional journey of relationship building, Lindie Clark & Anne-Louise Semple, Macquarie University

WIL-ing Partners: Helping Students Prioritise WIL, Trina Jorre de St Jorre & Jo Elliott

Keynote: Managing the risks of industry partnerships, Craig Cameron, Griffith

Industry and faculty partnerships, Liz Johnson & Jo Elliott

Tales from the Trenches: Assessment Issues and Ideas from our National WIL Network