Universities Australia is the national peak body representing the Australian university sector. The conference is organised by Universities Australia and is the annual signature event for the sector attracting over 800 delegates including Vice-Chancellors, Chancellors, senior university representatives, Government representatives, industry representatives, members of our research community, international education specialists, media and those with an interest in higher education.


The 2016 AITD National Conference is taking place in May 2016 in Sydney, Australia.

Early Bird registrations receive a 20% discount by booking before 31 March 2016. Optional pre-conference workshops will take place on Wednesday 4 May 2016.


The conference theme for 2016 is: Changes and Challenges: The power of education to build the world to which we aspire

The ACE National Conference is a two-day event hosted by the Australian College of Educators for educators from all sectors and at all stages in their profession. The conference will bring together the ideas and knowledge of some of Australia’s prominent education thought leaders and practitioners.