Anne Kealley


Anne is a speaker at the THETA conference and a member of THETA 2017’s Organising Committee.

As CEO Anne leads activities to enhance CAUDIT’s member’s initiatives as strategic advisers on the use of technology in higher education and research.  Anne brings more than 20 years’ experience in universities to the role.
In previous roles, Anne spent 12 months as Director, IT at the Australian National University and, in another role, designed, implemented and led shared services for student administration, research administration, HR, finance and marketing services and facilitated collaboration in IT support for more than 1,500 staff across two colleges.

She is a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and member of the Australian Institute of Management, the Association for Tertiary Education Management and the Australian Computer Society.


Connecting Minds. Creating the Future.

What Are The Most Significant Technology-Related Issues For Higher Education? CAUDIT’s Annual ‘Top Ten Issues’ Answers This Question

Blue Room

We will summarise the current Top Ten issues as identified by CIOs in Australia and New Zealand. We will glance back to see how these have changed over recent years and also see how they compare to the situation in other parts of the world – i.e. identify similarities and differences between Australasia, the United […]

Strategic Leadership

Benchmarking on an International Scale: Lessons learned from a Deep Dive

Blue Room

The Coalition of Higher Education Information Technology Associations (CHEITA) comprises representatives from associations throughout the world that promote the use of information technology in higher education. CHEITA was established in 2011 to share best practices across member associations and, by extension, the individual institutions that make up those associations. Most, if not all, of the […]

People, Culture and Capability