We are pleased to announce the 30th ISANA International Education Association Conference will be held at the Bayview Eden, Melbourne, from 3 to 6 December 2019.

The theme for the conference is Leading and inspiring through collaboration: Student wellbeing and support services, today and tomorrow.

The conference will give us the opportunity to explore and discuss the many factors that contribute to the overall student success, both within and outside the classroom. There will be an exciting program of speakers, workshops, social activities and lots of networking opportunities. Delegates will be able to share successful strategies, engage with key stakeholders and develop important partnerships.

We look forward to welcoming you to Melbourne in December 2019.

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Meeting Venue

Victorian charm and contemporary quality in inner Melbourne
Surrounded by green parks and minutes from the beach yet within easy reach of buzzing downtown Melbourne, Chapel Street shopping and nightlife, the Bayview Eden Melbourne has the best of both worlds

6 Queens Road 3004, Melbourne, VIC

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Who Should Attend?

  • Mentor program staff
  • Mediation and conflict resolution staff
  • Chaplaincy and multi-faith support
  • Careers advisors
  • Student wellbeing advisors
  • Academics
  • Academic advisors
  • Student support services
  • International student advisors and counsellors
  • Exchange/Study Abroad coordinators
  • Learning and Language providers
  • NZAID and AusAID liaison officers
  • International office administrators, marketing managers
  • Accommodation officers
  • Students and teachers
  • Government personnel
  • Overseas government, consulate and embassy officials
  • International education and recruitment agents
  • Researchers in international education
  • Supporting companies such as accommodation providers and insurance providers

And anyone else with an interest in the quality of the international student experience.

Important Dates

24th May 2019

Peer Reviewed and Non-refereed Abstracts Due

10th June 2019

Non-refereed Abstract Notification

16th August 2019

Peer reviewed Articles Due

1st October 2019

Peer reviewed Article Reviews Returned

11th October 2019

Early Bird Registration Closes

3rd – 6th December 2019

30th Anniversary Conference

ISANA International Education Association Inc
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