The Conference is jointly presented by the International Education Association of Australia (IEAA) and IDP Education.

IDP Education Ltd

A world leader in international student placement services, IDP Education assists international students to find the overseas study options best aligned to their goals.

With a proud history spanning more than 50 years, IDP Education has continued to diversify to meet the challenges and opportunities of an increasingly sophisticated international education community. The organisation represents education institutions across key sectors (tertiary, vocational, ELICOS and schools) and ensures that high-quality fee-paying students are placed into suitable courses across Australia, the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada and New Zealand.

IDP Education is also a proud co-owner of IELTS (International English Language Testing System), the world’s most popular high-stakes English language test, and operates 11 English language campuses across Vietnam, Thailand and Cambodia.

IDP Education has hosted AIEC since its inception in 1986.


International Education Association of Australia

IEAA is Australia’s leading international education professional association. IEAA strives to empower professionals, engage institutions and enhance Australia’s reputation as a provider of world-class education.

IEAA serves the needs and interests of professional staff and academics who work in international education. Through networking and professional development events – including workshops, seminars and symposia – we empower individuals and encourage best practice among education institutions.

IEAA works in close collaboration with industry stakeholders, affiliated peak bodies and all levels of government. IEAA also have an active research program and public policy agenda.