Regional Universities - Anchor Institutions Transforming their Regions

8:30am Thursday, 18 October 2018
3:00pm Friday, 19 October 2018
Southern Cross University
Terminal Dr,
Coolangatta (Gold Coast Airport), Queensland 4225

The Regional Universities: Anchor Institutions Transforming their Regions Conference on 18 and 19 October on the Gold Coast is an opportunity to learn about and celebrate the unique contribution regional universities are making across Australia. The conference will focus strongly on the role of universities in driving regional development through their teaching and learning, research and engagement activities.

The two-day event at Southern Cross University’s Gold Coast Campus, will feature keynote presentations, panel discussions and workshops from outstanding international and local speakers including university leaders, regional development specialists, academic and professional staff, students and politicians. The conference has attracted involvement from the vast majority of regional campuses in Australia so will give delegates the chance to hear about innovative initiatives, share ideas and network with colleagues. Read the conference program here.

Register now to secure your place. 

The Regional Universities: Anchor Institutions Transforming their Regions Conference is hosted by Higher Ed Services, a not-for-profit company wholly owned by Universities Australia, in collaboration with the Regional Universities Network.

Contact Information

Registration enquires to

Karen Hanna
Phone: 0428 229 195

Program enquiries to

Jacqui Elson-Green
Phone: 0417 086691

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Additional Information

Registration Rates
Two days registration - $1195
One day registration   - $650

Group Discounts 
 A 10% discount applies for three or more registrations made at the same time.