Conference committees

Steering Committee

The conference is supported by a joint IDP Education and IEAA Steering Committee.

James Bennett

Head of Business Delivery & Evolution, IDP Connect

Janelle Chapman

Executive Director, TAFE Queensland International

Vice-president, International Education Association of Australia

Honourable Phil Honeywood

Chief Executive Officer, International Education Association of Australia

Vik Singh

General Manager Asia Pacific, IDP Connect

Kelly Smith

Dean International, College of Arts, Business, Law and Social Sciences, Murdoch University

Board Member, International Education Association of Australia

Brian Smith

Stakeholder Engagement Manager, IDP Education

Professor Sarah Todd

Vice President (Global), Griffith University

Board Member, International Education Association of Australia

Josephine Williams

Events and Partnerships Manager, IDP Education

AIEC Conference Manager

Program Committee

Ozlem Adakale

Business Support Manager, IDP Education

AIEC Program Coordinator

Kine Asgautsen

PD Coordinator, International Education Association of Australia

AIEC Pre-conference Program Coordinator (workshops and masterclasses)

Steven Biggs

Executive Director, DE International (Education Queensland International)

AIEC Track Chair, Schools (SCH)

Michael Bracher

On Award Advisor, Coffey International Development

Convener, IEAA Scholarships and Fellowships Network

AIEC Track Chair, Scholarships and fellowships (S&F)

Ewa Filipiak

Director, International Engagement, TAFE Directors Australia

AIEC Track Chair, Vocational education and training (VET)

Andrew Foley

College Director & Principal La Trobe Operations, La Trobe College Australia

Convener, IEAA Pathways Network

AIEC Track Chair, Pathways (PATH)

Louise Good

Director, Murray-Goold International

Director,Development and External Relations, Faculty of Education, Monash University

AIEC Program Chair

AIEC Track Chair, Business development and strategy (BD&S)

Danielle Hartridge

Director, International Education Knowledgebase 

Convener, IEAA Admissions & Compliance Network

AIEC Track Chair, Admissions and compliance (A&C)

Michelle Hosemann

Manager - Channel Marketing and Communications (International Partnerships), Swinburne University of Technology

Convener, IEAA Marketing & Recruitment Network

AIEC Track Chair, Marketing and recruitment (M&R)

Debra Langton

Partner, The Lygon Group

Convener, IEAA Student Life Network

AIEC Track Chair, Students (STU)

Damir Mitric

Convener, IEAA Teaching & Learning Network

AIEC Track Chair, Teaching and learning (T&L)

Caryn Nery

Associate Director, Partnerships and Development, Monash College

Convener, IEAA Transnational Education Network

AIEC Track Chair, Transnational Education (TNE)

Emily O'Callaghan

General Manager, International Education Association of Australia

Linda Rust

Manager, Global Experiences, RMIT University

Convener, IEAA Learning Abroad Network

AIEC Track Chair, Learning abroad (LA)

Kim Siemensma

Professional Learning & Projects Coordinator, International Education Association of Australia

AIEC Track Chair, Professional Development (PD)

Brian Smith

Stakeholder Engagement Manager, IDP Education

AIEC Track Chair, English language (EL)

Josephine Williams

Events and Partnerships Manager, IDP Education

AIEC Conference Manager

Dino Willox

Director, Student Employability, The University of Queensland Student Employability Centre

AIEC Track Chair, Employability (EMP)

Organising Committee

Ozlem Adakale

Business Support Manager, IDP Education

Emily O'Callaghan

General Manager, International Education Association of Australia

Kim Stevenson

Director, Think Business Events

Josephine Williams

Events and Partnerships Manager, IDP Education

AIEC Conference Manager