The Next Wave of Education: Exploring Commerce and Payment Technologies for the Future Learner

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Thursday, May 16th, 12:00 AEDT

Education leaders in Melbourne are invited to join this roundtable luncheon on ‘The Next Wave of Education: Exploring Commerce and Payment Technologies for the Future Learner’.

An expert moderator will guide the knowledge-sharing event, stimulating discussion between participants in a closed, confidential environment. Attendance is complimentary and by invitation only.

The Next Wave of Education: Exploring Commerce and Payment Technologies for the Future Learner  

In the digital era, higher education institutions and professional associations are embarking on personalised journeys for learners and members. Imagine integrated online platforms making course enrolment as simple as online shopping, and accessible globally. This approach extends beyond enrolment; it’s about embracing digital and crafting personalised touchpoints from the first inquiry to post-graduation, leveraging data to meet individual needs and creating an environment for lifelong learning.  

The expansion of microlearning and short courses through ecommerce technologies offers flexibility, while centralised transaction management simplifies payments, enhancing transparency for everyone involved. Integrated platforms cater to both the individual learner and the organisation, broadening revenue opportunities and enabling new business models. Integrating seamlessly with existing systems, next-generation digital ecosystems optimise operations and admissions, making education and training more accessible and engaging. It’s a transformation towards a future where institutes prioritise more than just knowledge dissemination, but also creating a tailored, efficient, and satisfying journey for every learner, while streamlining systems

  • What are the main obstacles to integrating personalised digital experiences in higher education and training, and how do they impact engagement and attrition? 
  • How can institutions leverage data analytics and digital platforms to create more effective and personalised learning pathways
  • How do commerce and payment technology create efficiencies and streamline the user journey and uptake of higher education faculties? 
  • What role will emerging technologies play in shaping the future of higher education, and how can institutions prepare to adopt these innovations to enhance learning experiences?

Join leaders interested in pioneering the transformation of higher education through digital innovation, personalised learning experiences, and the integration of cutting-edge technologies to shape a future where every student’s journey is as unique as their potential.

Job titles may include CMO, CTO, Chief Learning Innovation Officer, Chief Development Officer, Head/Director/VP of Digital Transformation, Marketing, Delivery, Platforms, Customer Engagement, Digital Experience, Admissions, Online Learning, Teaching, Digital Strategy, Innovation,and Technology, as well as other senior decision-makers.

12:00 PM Arrival of guests
12:30 PM Welcome by The Ortus Club
12:35 PM Short address by Stripe & Balance
12:40 PM Discussion instigated by the moderator & continued by the group over lunch
1:40 PM Discussion brought to a close and guests are encouraged to continue networking
2:30 PM Guests normally start leaving

The George on Collins

162-168 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia | Google Maps

The Ortus Club hosts knowledge-sharing discussions in the best private dining rooms in the world. These venues provide an elegant high-end atmosphere and impeccable table service.

Hosted by Stripe and Balance


Your Own Peer Network

Take your seat at the table where industry leaders converge. Before and after our discussions, you’ll have dedicated time to connect with like-minded peers who share your passions. Immerse yourself in a dynamic, collaborative community that fosters innovation and knowledge-sharing. Whether you seek mentorship or professional camaraderie, no man is an island at our events.

Future Insight

Surrounded by elite visionaries, thought leaders, and disruptors, you’ll gain access to insights and emerging trends that extend beyond the horizon. Attending our events allow you an opportunity to not only anticipate change but to actively shape the future of your industry, returning with a strategic edge and a treasure trove of new ideas to elevate your business.

Expert Event Orchestration

Engage in candid, knowledge-rich conversations set against the backdrop of the world’s finest venues. With over 2,000 events since 2016, we are dedicated to professionalism, curating topics, guest lists, and moderators to provide you an unparalleled experience. 

Tailored Discussions

Your engagement is our priority; our renowned, handpicked moderators, adept at crafting immersive discussions, ensure that your time is thoroughly enjoyable and stimulating. Prior to the event, we’ll ask you questions to ensure the discussions are fruitful and aligned with your interests – all you have to do is show up.

Sensory Delight

Delight in meticulously curated three-course meals crafted by maestro chefs. Then take your pick from our curated menu of wines and coffee, all set within an ambiance that not only satisfies your palate but also inspires connections and ideas.

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