Supporting the independent education community

Diversity in Education Conference: IEU member discount

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The Diversity in Education Conference is hosted by the Australian Education Union (AEU) and the NSW Teachers Federation, with support from Education International. It is a teacher union-focused event.


The conference is an international LGBTQ+ forum for educators to create awareness and understanding of gains and challenges facing LGBTQ+ workers within schools, and an opportunity to build community.


The conference will be held on Tuesday 28 February 2023, at NSW Teachers Federation House Auditorium (37 Reservoir Street, Surry Hills), the day before the Sydney WorldPride Human Rights Conference.


Conference outline

The Conference aims to increase awareness of social justice issues facing LGBTQ+ communities within schools, as well as demonstrated pathways to achieve legal and policy reform.


The conference will have a global focus, which will include capacity building, sharing stories and experiences as well as information sharing to build solidarity and grow our education union movement.


The conference will also aim to connect participants with a view to learning from others who have various experiences from around the world.


The conference will cover the following areas:

  • Community and Culture
  • Justice & Freedom
  • Visibility & Inclusion



Registrations for the conference will be managed through the World Pride Amplified ticketing system and are now open AEU Diversity in Education Conference | Pride Amplified.


  • Financial members of Education Unions $250
  • Other attendees $400

IEU members and financial members of education unions require a promotional code to access the discounted rate. Please follow the steps below to access your member discount.


  1. Please email to request the promotional code.
  2. Go to the AEU Diversity in Education Conference event on the Pride Amplified website.
  3. Click the Get Tickets button. Choose the date, session time and add a $400 ticket to the cart.
  4. Once on the next page, enter the promotional code. The price will revert to $250.
  5. Proceed with payment and see you at the conference!