NB: There are only three booths remaining in the trade exhibition. To ensure branding in the conference handbook and signage prospective exhibitors will need to have their completed application to the conference organiser by Monday 13 October. The Trade Exhibition will close off 16th October. For a copy of the Sponsorship and Exhibition Prospectus please contact ascilite2014@events4you.co.nz.

At ADInstruments, we believe in making simple, flexible tools that help advance education. For 10 years we have been the name behind LabTutor, interactive learning software used by educators in top institutions worldwide. Like education technology, we’re evolving too! Our team of educators, developers and designers have been working hard on a new solution we hope will make it simple to create rich, compelling lessons, and measure student engagement at every stage. kuraCloud will put the tools for inspiring learning in your hands.
Ako Aotearoa
Ako Aotearoa strives for the best possible educational outcomes for all learners, with a strong focus on excellence in teaching. We support individuals and organisations working in tertiary teaching and learning throughout Aotearoa, New Zealand.

We are very proud to support ascilite again this year, as part of our strong commitment to online and distance education in this country. This work also includes working with the Tertiary eLearning Reference Group, DEANZ and other associations in this area.

Blackboard has been dedicated to improving every aspect of the education experience for millions of learners and educators around the world. Blackboard works with thousands of higher education, K-12, professional, corporate, and government organisations. Our clients are using our technology to reach more students in immediate, personalised new ways. They are helping their educators become more effective, and they’re doing it in a cost-effective way that helps to sustain services and programs, and improve outcomes.

Visit http://blackboard.com for more information.

Brightspace by Desire2Learn
We are the creators of Brightspace, the world’s first truly integrated learning platform. We partner with thought-leading organizations around the globe to improve learning through data-driven technology that helps deliver a personalized experience to every learner, regardless of geography or ability. Our platform is used by more than 1,100 clients and 15 million learners in higher education, K-12, healthcare, government, and the enterprise sector. To learn more, visit http://www.brightspace.com/.
Canvas by Instructure
Canvas by Instructure is the learning management system that makes teaching and learning easier. Its customisable platform and built-in features provide teachers and students with modern tools and resources that truly integrate with multimedia. This empowers and simplifies the learning experience whether that is online, on mobile or on tablet. To learn more, visit http://www.canvaslms.com.au/.
Echo360’s active learning provides a rich out-of-class experience with recorded course content, increases in-class participation with digital polling and delivers usage analytics to help instructors measure student progress. The solution supports institutions wishing to deliver face-to-face, blended and/or distance courses, enhancing student educational experiences before, during and after class.

Echo360 has a strong presence in Australia and New Zealand with an experienced team ensuring the highest level of support to our customers in the region.

MediaSite by Sonic Foundry
We have two main tenets: never require a change in the way instructors present and get recorded video knowledge to the audience quickly, reliably and easily. Mediasite is a purpose-built, turn-key interactive platform for the rapid creation, distribution, management and viewing of rich media content on most common devices.

Today over 1000 colleges and universities use Mediasite to flip classrooms and manage lecture capture activities. Our approach scales faster and facilitates teaching without fuss.


Pearson is the world’s leading education company, offering collaborative teaching and learning solutions for on-campus, online, and blended learning environments. Our digital platforms for effective content, assessment and student engagement, EQUELLA, MyLab and Mastering and Learning Catalytics are changing education worldwide.

Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology (CPIT) and a wide range of schools, universities, polytechnics, departments of education, training institutions, and corporations worldwide utilise our solutions in a variety of ways.

Find out how – visit our booth and just ask us!

PebblePad is an award-winning e-portfolio, e-assessment, and personal tutoring technology, built on our philosophy that learning is only truly powerful when connected with opportunities to reflect on real-world experience. For over 10 years we’ve used this philosophy to build powerful, personalised learning and assessment spaces. Now one of the most widely used systems of its kind, PebblePad helps students experience better ways to develop and evidence the skills needed for today’s competitive world.