2016

2015

  • Keynote Address: The Shifting Learning Ecosystem: Digital and Beyond, Black Swan Conference, University of Western Australia, February 2015
  • Keynote Address: Using Foresight to Anticipate and Shape Your Preferred Future, Association of Corporate Travel Executives, Sydney, December 2015

2014

2013

  • Horizon Scanning: What's Ahead? Building Capacity in Your Organisation (with Elizabeth Rudd, FutureNous), World Future Society Masterclass, Toronto, July 2013.
  • Trends Shaping the Future of Universities, Tertiary Education Management Conference, Hobart, September 2013.
  • Challenges for General Staff Today and Tomorrow, National Tertiary Education Union General Staff Conference, Adelaide, November 2013.

2012

  • Thinking about University Futures, Creative Universities Conference, Hamilton, New Zealand, August 2012.
  • University Management: A Strategic Orphan? Tertiary Education Management Conference, Adelaide, September 2012.
  • Panel Member, Getting Published, Tertiary Education Management Conference, Adelaide, September 2012.
  • The Power of Learning...is up to you, Hub Melbourne, December 2013.

2011

  • Higher Education Futures, session in ATEM Orientation to Tertiary Education program, Perth, March 2011 and Sydney, October, 2011.
  • Keynote Address: Reinventing the Service Paradigm, Student Administration workshop, University of the Sunshine Coast, June 2011.
  • Keynote presentation: The Higher Education Landscape 2020, CPA Academics Forum,  Melbourne, June 2011.
  • Thinking Beyond the Status-Quo, Tertiary Education Management Conference, Gold Coast, August 2011

2010

  • Higher Education Futures, Tertiary Education Management Conference, Melbourne, October, 2010.
  • Panel Member, Getting Published, Tertiary Education Management Conference, Melbourne, October 2010.
  • Panel Member, The Future of Customer Service, Tertiary Education Management Conference, Melbourne, October 2010.
  • Keynote Address: Linking Strategic Thinking with Strategic Planning, Local Government Professionals Corporate Planners Network Conference, Melbourne, November 2010.
  • Panel Chair, The Future of the Professional Workforce Conference, Higher Education Workforce Forum, Sydney, December 2010.

2009

  • Conway, M. and Till, J. Examining the changing nature and scope of professional university staff. Presentation at Higher Education Recruitment and Retention Conference, Sydney, 25 February 2009.
  • Strategic Thinking: what it is and how to do it, VISTA Conference (Vocational Education Professionals), San Remo, May 2009.

2008

2007

  • Developing a Strategic Foresight Capacity: Australasian Association for Institutional Research (AAIR) Forum, November 2007.
  • Selling Foresight: What foresight can learn from marketing. Presentation at AusForesight Conference 2007, Sydney, November 2007.
  • Crystal Ball Gazing or Strategic Thinking? What is this futures thing about anyway? Paper presented at the Tertiary Education Management Conference, Canberra, September 2007.
  • Jeffries A. and Conway, M. Being AUQA'd: Some Audit Experiences. Paper presented at the Australian Universities Quality Forum, Hobart, July 2007.
  • Strategic Planning Revisited: A Futures Perspective. Paper presented at the Association of University Administrators Conference, Nottingham, United Kingdom, April 2007.

2006

  • Strategic Planning Revisited: A Futures Perspective.  Paper presented at the Association of University Administrators Conference, Belfast, United Kingdom, March 2006. Based on feedback from this 2006 presentation, I was invited back to present the paper again at the AUA conference again in April 2007.
  • 30 Years of ATEM. Presentation to ATEM Members' Forum, Tertiary Education Management Conference, Sydney, August 2006.
  • Panel member in Policy Development in Universities, ATEM Victoria Professional Development Workshop, October and December 2006.

2005

  • Strategic Planning Revisited: A Futures Perspective. Australasian Association for Institutional Research (AAIR) Forum, November 2005.
  • Keynote Address:  The Future of Campus Design, Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics New Zealand (ITPNZ) Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, November 2005.
  • Institutional Capacity Building in Quality Assurance. Presentation to Training Workshop for Auditors, Australian Universities Quality Agency, Melbourne, November 2005.

2004

  • Scenario Planning: An Innovative Approach to Strategy Development. Paper presented at Tertiary Education Management Conference, Hobart, September 2004.
  • Keynote Panel Member: Adams, R., Conway M., Dator, J., and Lang, T. Scenarios for the Future of Quality. Australian Universities Quality Forum, Adelaide, July 2004.
  • How to Leverage Scenarios to Deliver Compelling Strategic Plans, IQPC Strategic Planning Conference Workshop, Sydney, March 2004.

2003

  • Panel member in Getting Published: A Guide for New Authors, Tertiary Education Management Conference, Adelaide, September 2003.
  • The Unhealthy Divide: Demarcation in the VET Sector, Paper presented at VISTA Annual Conference, Ballarat, May 2003.

2002

  • Conway, M. and Voros, J. Implementing Organisational Foresight: A Case Study.  Paper presented at Organisational Foreisght Conference, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK, July 2002.
  • Strategic Planning Special Interest Group, AAIR Forum, Perth, 2002.
  • Panel member in Getting Published: A Guide for New Authors, ATEM Conference, Brisbane, September 2002.
  • Dobson, I. and Conway, M. Fear and Loathing in University Staffing. The Case of Australian Academic and General Staff. Presented at Programme on Institutional Management in Higher Education (IMHE) Conference, Paris, September 2002.
  • Integrating Planning and Quality Systems, Workshop at Australian Universities Quality Forum, Brisbane, September 2002.
  • Performance Measures and Data, Workshop at Australian Universities Quality Forum, Brisbane, September 2002.

2001

  • Foresight: Learning from the Future. Paper presented at Association for Institutional Research (AAIR) Forum, Rockhampton, September 2001.
  • Learning Land:  A Globalisation Scenario. Panel discussion paper presented at AAIR Forum, Rockhampton, September, 2001.
  • Voros, J. Conway, M., and Slaughter R. Strategic Foresight: Learning from the Future and Moving to Action.  Paper presented at the Technology Transfer and Innovation Conference, Brisbane, July 2001.
  • Is University Administration a Profession? Paper presented at ATEM Conference, Canberra, October, 2001 and at South East Asian Association for Institutional Research Conference, Kuching, Malaysia, October 2001.
  • Dobson, I. and Conway, M., Academic and General Staff - Do the Chiefs Recognise the Indians? Paper presented at 23rd European Association for Institution Research Forum, Portugal, September 2001.

2000

  • Using Foresight to Develop Alternative Visions. ATEM Conference, Melbourne, September 2000.The Role of Administrators:  Where have we come from?  Where are we going? Paper presented at ATEM Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, September 1999.
  • Co-chaired International Networking Panel, Association of University Administrators Conference, Manchester UK, March 1999.

1998

  • Academics and Administrators:  Competitive Collaborators. Paper presented at ATEM Conference, Darwin, September 1998.
  • Information Technology:  An Individual Perspective.  Panel presentation at American Association of University Administrators Assembly (AAUA), Buffalo, New York, June 1998.
  • Conway, M. and McGie, L., Working Smarter:  Leadership and Work Strategies.  Paper presented at ATEM Victoria State Conference, Melbourne, May 1998.

1997

  • Conway, M. and Rheinberger, M. Implementing a Quality System in a Faculty Administration: Fad or Common Sense?Paper presented at ATEM Conference, Sydney, September, 1994.
  • There's a Career in Here Somewhere, But How Do I Find It? Paper presented at AITEA Victoria State Conference, Melbourne, May 1997.

1996

  • Do Administrators Really Have Clients? Paper presented at AITEA Victoria State Conference, Melbourne, October 1996.
  • Building Faculty Teams: Two Years On. Paper presented at AITEA Annual Conference, Perth, September 1996.

1995

  • The Role of AITEA as a Professional Association. Paper presented at AITEA Annual Conference, Hobart, September 1995.

1994

  • Cargill, B. and Conway, M. Improving Customer Service and Building Faculty TeamsPaper presented at AITEA Annual Conference, Adelaide, September 1994.