Higher Ed Services provide professional services to a diverse range of collaborative groups across the sector.

Our service includes support for executive and committee meetings, management of strategic development or project funds, invoicing, communications, advocacy and vendor liaison.

Read more about our collaborative groups below or contact HES Chief Executive Officer, Andrew Trnacek to discuss your secretariat needs.

Australian Network of University Planners (ANUP)

Australian Network of University Planners (ANUP) is a network of planning directors or equivalent from all higher education providers across Australia. 


Australian Universities Procurement Network (AUPN)

The Australian Universities Procurement Network (AUPN) collaborate to improve excellence in procurement practice and in the skills of procurement professionals.

Callista Senior Executive Group

Callista Senior Executive Group

The Callista Senior Executive Group is an independent group comprising senior executives from 11 Australian universities who are clients of Callista Software Services. Members provide a senior liaison point with senior management on the Callista Software Services Board, promoting a highly successful and unique collaborative development framework for the Callista Student Management System.

Finance Systems Group

The Finance Systems Group seeks to provide a collaborative forum for solving business process problems and to identify efficiency gains and continues to support the various working parties and special interest groups that focus on technologies that support university financial management.

HRIS Group

Human Resources Information Systems Group (HRISG)

The Human Resource Information Systems Group is an extremely proactive and collaborative group of representatives from 19 participating universities whose principal focus is promoting effective business improvement in HR management through the development of efficient business models and associated technology developments.