Speakers

Claire Field

Claire Field

Principal of Claire Field and Associates



Claire is the Principal of Claire Field and Associates, a consultancy and advisory practice offering strategic advice on VET, international education and private higher education to providers, government and other tertiary education stakeholders. Claire served as the CEO of the Australian Council for Private Education and Training from 2010 – 2014. Prior to ACPET Claire worked in a number of State and Commonwealth government roles, including establishing the Commonwealth’s first national VET regulator, NARA. She has also held senior positions in both TAFE NSW and Mission Australia.

Presentation Details

Title: VET Under Threat

Duration: 35 min (9:35AM - 10:10AM)

The Australian VET sector is facing an unparalleled number of threats in the form of funding and policy uncertainty, ongoing regulatory challenges, and perhaps most critically – competition from global online learning giants and artificial intelligence. This presentation will help make sense of these threats, it will identify future challenges looming in the sector, and provide advice on how RTOs can adapt and succeed.