Reasons to attend

Bring together ECEC leaders, experts, innovators, operators, and managers, and educators

Discover how innovation can and will shape the future of ECEC service delivery

Understand trends in innovation and why they are essential to maintaining positive change

Reveal what innovations exist to enhance children, families, teams and organisational outcomes

Gain new insight in how curriculums and the educational experience are evolving

Learn new ways to empower and connect your centres families

See how meaning, engagement and compliance can be enhanced for your team members

Understand what the next frontiers of organisational efficiency, productivity and differentiation look like

Forum Focus


To bring together sector leaders, experts and innovators from across the Early Childhood Education and Care sector to share their knowledge and insights on the future of Early Childhood Education and Care through through a digital platform.


To facilitate dialogue and network building between sector participants who are passionate about the value of innovation and are seeking opportunities to build and progress relationships into the future.


To create opportunities for operators, innovators and the ECEC community to engage together through guided Rountable Discussions, Workshops, Fireside Chats, Topic Blasts and Innovator 360 demonstrations.


To introduce the sector to a new type of conference experience that focuses entirely on the future and how it might look using a digital platform to bring us all together.

Forum Features

Virtual Learning

Benefit from the knowledge and experience of sector leaders as we explore innovating in the face of adversity and how innovation can and will shape the future of ECEC. This one of a kind learning opportunity will be delivered using a virtual platform over four days in October and November 2020 with unlimited access to download and share after.

Online Networking

Connect and build relationships with ECEC sector leaders, operators, managers and innovation solution providers through live Q&A with panellists and presenters, Roundtable Discussions, Virtual Exhibition Booths and dedicated Virtual Chatroom.

Virtual Innovator Showcase & Demonstrations

View a curated mix of the sector’s most innovative applications and solutions from service providers dedicated to ECEC. Visit our virtual exhibition booths and hear from our innovators featured throughout the program in Roundtable Discussions, Innovator 360s, Fireside Chats and Topic Blasts.

About Sector Publishing

Sector Publishing is an organisation dedicated to supporting the Early Childhood Education and Care sector, regardless of setting or governance type, through the provision of timely news, views and reviews and theme based events.

Where Early Childhood Education and Care meets the future