Last chance to register: Defining digital ethics when using eportfolios webinar (+ more)

Don’t miss out on the virtual panel webinar session being run in collaboration with AAEEL this week on the topic of Defining digital ethics when using eportfolios:

  • Australia: Thursday 28 May 2020 – 9.30 am EST
  • North America: Wednesday 27 May – 4.30 pm PT / 7.30 pm ET

Panellists from both regions will draw on their own research and/or experience to discuss:

  • What does digital ethics and eportfolios mean?
  • What does digital ethics and eportfolios look like now?, and
  • What does digital ethics and eportfolios look like when it is working well?

Our session MC’s, Prof Patsie PollyHelen L Chen and Kevin Kelly will lead a discussion around how we, as a global eportfolio community, define and grow this field of thought together.

Panellists from Australia include:

Panellists from North American include:

Registrations close at 6.00 pm Australian Eastern Standard Time on 27 May (AEST): (If you cannot attend but would like to receive the recording – please also register)

2020 Eportfolio Forum Online – Submit your proposal by 22 June

The ninth Eportfolio Forum will be held online on 29-30 October 2020 (and if possible, at Deakin University (Burwood campus) in Melbourne).

This year’s theme is: Digital Identity – Ethics and Experience

Sub-themes include:

  • Digital ethics and digital literacy
  • Sustainability, ongoing practice and well being
  • Collaboration and research
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Career / Employability / Work Integrated Learning (WIL)

The Call for Online Proposals are available here.  Proposal types include:

  • Shortened (peer reviewed paper) presentation
  • 20×20 presentation
  • Digitally Interactive Poster
  • Intensive workshop
  • In-depth workshop
  • Facilitate a professional conversation

Call for proposals will close on 22 June 2020.

For more information, including help available for presenting and facilitating online, go to:

To enquiry about presenting online at the Forum, please contact

Keynote presenters will be announced shortly.

Virtual Workshop: Design, development and implementation of an ePortfolio platform to recognise and reward teaching excellence in higher education  

The ePortfolios Australia Organising Committee are pleased to announce an new community of practice event – the 2020 Virtual Workshop.

The inaugural virtual workshop will be hosted by Professor Gary Velan from UNSW Sydney on 14 July from 4.00-5.00 pm. Gary will share how MyEducation Portfolio is being used to showcase UNSW’s academic staff’s educational achievements to others and to reflect, grow and inspire their education practice.

For more information and/or to register for this event go to:

Meet some of the ePortfolios Australia Organising Committee  

ePortfolios Australia is a true Community of Practice run by passionate volunteers who strive to lead and share effective eportfolio practice.

To acknowledge the great work of this group and to encourage others to get involved, we will be progressively introducing our Committee Members – Starting with:

Emma Collins

Emma Collins

Kate Mitchell

Kate Mitchell

Learn more about the ePortfolios Australia Organising Committee at:

Interested in becoming an ePortfolios Australia Organising Committee Member? Register your interest or make enquiries by: Contacting: Allison Miller: Call: (+61) 0400 732 270 or Email:

Some great eportfolio news and resources

Check out this great eportfolio news and resources:

Stay connected all year round – share any eportfolio news or ask questions via the
Eportfolio Community of Practice Facebook Group

About eportfoliosaustralia

ePortfolios Australia is a professional network which aims to support the use of e-portfolios in Australia and beyond through professional development activities, provision of resources and consultancy services.
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