3.2.4. 2015 research agenda: Australian Universities International Directors’ Forum 

Date:  Friday 9 October
Time: 10:50AM - 12:05PM
Location: R6

Session Type: Panel

Chair: Mr Kelly Smith, Director, International Centre, University of Western Australia (Australia)

2015 research agenda: Australian Universities International Directors’ Forum (1163)

The presentation will open with an introduction to the research agenda of AUIDF. The session will provide details from three research initiatives: (1) Benchmarking Australian University International Operations 2014; (2) Benchmarking from the Public Domain – analysis of Australian government data on finances and students in Australian universities; and (3) Outgoing International Mobility of Australian University Students 2014. These reports will be provided by a representative of the i-graduate group in conjunction with an Australian university’s International Director. The session will include a university’s perspective on the use of AUIDF and related research data for evidence-based review of international operations improvement of international business processes and monitoring academic progress of international students. Mr Kelly G. Smith, Director UWA International and Chair, Australian Universities International Directors’ will chair this session.


Key interest area (KIA): Mult
Sector(s): HE

Speakers:
Mr Kelly Smith, Director, International Centre, University of Western Australia, Australia
Mr William Archer, CEO, i-graduate, United Kingdom
Mr Kevin Brett, Director, Australia, i-graduate, Australia
Mrs Melissa Banks, Director International, Swinburne University, Australia