Cognitive Acceleration Conference 2015 - Featured Speaker: Dr Adrian Bertolini

11/09/2015 10:04

Dr Adrian Bertolini, Intuyu Consulting, Melbourne, VIC


Adrian is the Founder & Director of Learning of Intuyu Consulting. He  is one of Australia's foremost thought leaders on practical and real education that empowers and develops resilient, independent learners. Whilst his journey began as an engineer and Senior Lecturer in Aerospace Engineering at RMIT University, Adrian has worked across Australia, with students and teachers in primary, secondary and tertiary environments, to create authentic learning structures and experiences.  He redeveloped the ruMAD? (aRe yoU Making A Difference) program for the Education Foundation and it is now acknowledged as one of the pre-eminent inquiry-based learning models in the country. In 2009 it won the Garth Boomer Award for curriculum development.

Adrian is much sought after by schools and businesses for his simple and effective presentations that not only challenges people to think deeply but also provides listeners with the practical "how's" to move forward. He is constantly acknowledged for being an engaging, passionate and knowledgeable speaker and facilitator.

A passionate and dedicated agent for change in the education sector, Adrian will be delivering a keynote on 'Creating a Climate of Change: How to successfully implement Cognitive Acceleration programs in your school' as well as his workshop on critical and creative thinking in the Australian curriculum.

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Previously featured conference speakers:

Associate Professor Mary Oliver

Dr Lorraine McCormack

See you in Brisbane!