Regional Updates 

IASAS Oceania Regional Coordinators:
Eva-Marie Seeto (Australia) & Glenn Pope (Fiji)






The international IASAS Board includes two Regional Coordinators for Oceania who seek to connect student affairs practitioners, and promote professional development opportunities in Oceania.

  • Eva-Marie Seeto (Australia) – representing Australia and New Zealand,
  • Glenn Pope (Fiji) – representing other South Pacific nation including Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, PNG, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu.

Through the IASAS-Oceania Facebook page, more skills training opportunities are posted including links to webinars and podcasts. Members are also encouraged to access the regional group through the IASAS website  to connect with our Oceania community and share news about research projects, professional focus groups, and other upcoming development and networking activities and events.



Conferences in the region this year include:

Upcoming Conferences:

Engagement Australia 15th Annual Conference (TBC) (TBC)

HERDSA: Higher Education Research and Development Society of Australasia 2018 Conference 2-5 July 2018 in Adelaide, Australia

STARS: Students, Transitions, Achievement, Retention and Success 8-11 July 2018 in Auckland, New Zealand

TEMC: Tertiary Education Management Conference 9-13 September 2018 Perth, Australia

ANZSSA: Australian and New Zealand Student Services Association 2-5 December 2018 in  Melbourne, Australia


ANZSSA newsletter March 2018 (see attached)


NOTE: The above is not an exhaustive list of all events or activities within each region, but only includes the information reported by our members.  For additional details of professional organizations around the world visit the IASAS website page Links to Higher Education and Student Services Organizations

IASAS does not necessarily support or endorse the events and resources listed on this page.  It is provided here for informational purposes.