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D2L Connection: Melbourne

In the world of learning, connection is key. It’s all about building relationships and creating a community of like-minded individuals who can learn from each other. This one-of-a-kind customer event brings together influential leaders in learning innovation. Don’t miss this chance to connect and make a lasting impact on the world of learning.

You might be wondering: what happened to Ignite? It’s now known as D2L Connection: Melbourne, but it’s still the event you’ve come to know and love. It just has a fresh new name that better reflects D2L’s mission of connecting people and ideas in the world of learning. The event will still feature leading industry experts and innovative thinkers. You can expect insightful presentations, informative sessions and more ways to connect and engage than ever before. 


  • Date

    Sep 14, 2023

    8:00 am–5:00 pm
  • Duration

    1 Day

  • Location
    Collins Square Events Centre

A Golden Opportunity

With presentations, workshops and networking, D2L Connection: Melbourne is a great chance to level up your learning and professional development. You’ll discover tips and tricks and have the chance to exchange insights and best practices with peers. 

  • Hear from experts on emerging trends in hybrid and personalised learning 
  • Enjoy VIP networking opportunities with fellow education leaders  
  • Build lasting connections with like-minded peers, partners and experts

Why Attend?

  • Gain practical experience with in-depth sessions on D2L Brightspace 
  • Discover the latest trends, product updates and best practices  
  • Ask questions and give feedback directly to D2L team members  


Lifelong Learning and Beyond

The world is changing faster than ever before, and it’s having a huge impact on education and labour markets. As workforce requirements evolve, so must the systems that support them. People need the right tools and resources to learn and thrive in this dynamic world of change. 

D2L Connection: Melbourne will explore fresh approaches to lifelong learning. Dive into how learning and skills development need to transform to account for the demographic, technological and social shifts impacting the way we learn and work. You’ll learn about: 

  • Durable skills of the future and how we close an ever-widening skills gap 
  • Why flexible learning models are more important than ever  
  • What employers and education institutions should do to prepare for these changes 
collins square event centre in melbourne australia

Collins Square Event Centre

Plaza Level, Tower 2/727 Collins St
Docklands VIC 3008, Australia

Telephone:(03) 9252 7670 

Onsite Parking

Secure Parking 

664 Collins Street, Melbourne
Mon–Fri: 6.00am–8.00pm
Early bird: enter between 6am and 9.30am, exit between 3pm and 8pm

700 Collins Street, Docklands
Mon–Sun: 24/7
Early bird: enter between 6am and 9.30am, exit between 3pm and midnight

Visit the Secure Parking website 

Wilson Parking 

750 Collins Street, Docklands
Mon–Fri: 6.00am–7.00pm
Early bird: enter between 6am and 9.30am, exit between 3pm and 7pm

Southern Cross Station, Spencer Street, Melbourne
Mon–Sun: 4.00am–1.00am [early bird, limited numbers].

Visit the Wilson Parking website 


To make your way to Collins Square, located in Tower 2: 

  • Enter Collins Square via the Collins Street entrance underneath the yellow geometric sculpture 
  • Make your way across the lobby floor towards the escalators on the right-hand side 
  • Go out the doors in front of you and turn left 
  • Walk until you see the sliding doors to the Business Centre. There will be D2L signage welcoming you inside.

Getting There

Nearby Airports and Ground Transportation

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  • Melbourne Airport VIC 3045, Australialocated approximately 26 minutes from Collins Square

  • We are only 5 minutes from Southern Cross Station. 

    Plan your journey on the Public Transport Victoria (PTV) website 

  • To use trams, trains and buses around Melbourne you’ll need to buy a Myki card. 

    Myki cards are very easy to use, just top up credit or buy a pass at a shop or station, then touch-on once you’ve boarded the tram or bus – or touch-on and off to get through the barriers at train stations. 

    Visit the Public Transport Victoria (PTV) Myki site 

  • Parking nearby is expensive unless you arrive before 10am and leave after 4pm, so it might be best to catch a taxi, tram or train. 

  • Collins Square Event Centre is located on the plaza level of Tower 2 and access is via an escalator. 

    1. Enter Collins Square via the Collins Street entrance underneath the yellow geometric sculpture through the revolving doors or the mobility access door to the right
    2. Make your way across the lobby floor towards the concierge desk
    3. Concierge will direct you to the business centre.


    Disability parking 

    Limited disability parking is available within the Collins Square complex. This must be booked by calling the Collins Square team on (03) 9252 7670. Parking instructions will be provided when your park is confirmed but are also available via the disability parking map. 



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