ACU HR in HE Community Conference

ACU HR in HE Community Conference 2018

The ACU, in conjunction with the University of Waterloo, will be hosting the 8th biennial ACU HR in HE Community Conference in Ontario, Canada, from Sunday 23 until Wednesday 26 September 2018.

As a leader in innovation, the University of Waterloo is the perfect setting to work together on meeting the challenges and explore the opportunities of the future for HR in higher education.

Registration is now open – standard registration rates will apply until 7 September.

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The conference programme will include expert keynote speakers, presentations, workshops, and a choice of three campus visits. There will also be an optional sightseeing tour to the Niagara Falls on Thursday 27 September.


Keynote speakers

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Who should attend?

This international conference brings together senior HR professionals from across the international higher education sector to discuss issues that specifically relate to their field. The conference will profile best practice, facilitate the exchange of ideas, and provide excellent opportunities for professional development and networking.

Feedback from past participants

(Mauritius, 2016)

'Quality of input, diversity of ideas as well as representation, and clear focus.'
- Director, Institute of Administrative Sciences, University of Punjab Lahore, Pakistan

'Met highly reputable HR specialists, shared my thoughts, and established new connections; cutting-edge ideas.'
- Vice-Chancellor, University of the South Pacific, Fiji

'The international nature was enriching as it provided a comprehensive forum for universities from both developed and developing countries.'
- Assistant Registrar HR, University of Malawi

ACU HR in HE conference 2018 - register

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Key dates

  • Early bird registration closes: 1 July 2018
  • Standard registration closes: 7 September 2018
  • Conference: 23-26 September 2018


General registration enquiries

All other enquiries 
(accommodation, campus visits, venue-travel, visa & optional sightseeing tour)