Our Exhibitors

Adobe will prepare your university and your students for the future. From admissions marketing to student retention to alumni engagement, only Adobe handles the multiple challenges facing higher education. Your institution represents a lifetime brand. Our tools help you live up to that promise by delivering exceptional experiences to increase applications for enrolment, graduation rates, and fundraising efforts. And when you infuse our applications like video and web design into your curriculum, you create a digitally-literate student population. One that differentiates your university and students are ready for the future.

For instance, we’re proud to have partnered with Australian universities to transform their students enrolment process and make sure their students have tremendous experiences starting from the first online banner.

Learn more from our website www.adobe.com/industries/education.html

Amazon Web Services (AWS) helps customers deploy cloud services to reduce costs, drive efficiencies, and increase innovation. With AWS, you only pay for what you use with no long-term commitments. Organisations of all sizes use AWS to build applications, host websites, harness big data, improve online access for citizens, and more. AWS has dedicated teams focused on helping our customers pave the way for innovation and, ultimately, make the world a better place through technology.

www.aws.amazon.com

Appian provides a software development platform that combines intelligent automation and low-code development to rapidly deliver powerful business applications. Many of the world’s largest organizations use Appian applications to improve customer experience, achieve operational excellence, and simplify global risk and compliance.

For more information, visit www.appian.com

Australian Access Federation Ltd (AAF) is the identity management leader in Australia and the Australian ORCID Consortium Lead. The AAF provides access and authentication services for the Australian education and research sector, connecting users to hundreds of services nationally and internationally. As the ORCID Consortium Lead the AAF provides ORCID members with support and expertise. To learn more about the AAF, visit us at our booth.

Email: enquiries@aaf.edu.au
aaf.edu.au

The Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network (AURIN) is a national resource that empowers researchers, planners, policy and decision-makers to make better decisions for Australia’s urban settlements and their future development.

Researchers across Australia are using the AURIN Workbench, Australia’s single largest resource for accessing clean, integrated, spatially enabled and research-ready data on issues surrounding health and wellbeing, socio-economic metrics, transportation, and land-use; then utilising a range of powerful analytical tools in our AURIN Portal, designed by experts for the spatial research community. These tools enable a range of possible analysis such as neighbourhood walkability, spatial clustering, data manipulation and statistical analysis.

www.aurin.org.au

With over 30 years of leading expertise, avt help organisations make the best technology decisions in order for them to teach, reach, collaborate and share ideas. Our dynamic and innovative products span across multiple verticals and sectors delivering excellent customer experiences. avt will be bringing to THETA live and hands on demonstrations to allow delegates the opportunity to immerse themselves in the latest avt technology. We will be showcasing the latest from HARMAN Professional Along with avt’s most recent brand portfolio additions; Utelogy, Tripleplay, AdMobilize, Mezzo, COWS by avt, PanaCast, Minrray & MIMO Monitors.
www.avt.tech

Axios Systems is committed to innovation by providing rapid deployment of SaaS and On-Premise IT Service Management (ITSM) and IT Operations Management (ITOM) software. With a global client base in mind, Axios’ comprehensive, fit-for-purpose solution, assyst, is designed to transform IT departments from technology-focused cost centres into profitable business-focused customer service teams.

www.axiossystems.com

Through open, usable, cloud-based technologies, Canvas enables easy integration of the content, tools, and services that teachers need and students want. As the most usable, customisable, adaptable, and reliable learning platform (think 99.9% uptime), Canvas is adopted faster and deeper (or, is used in more ways by more users) than any other LMS. So, in the end, investing in 21st century education technology actually makes teaching and learning easier (like it’s supposed to).

www.CanvasLMS.com.au

As Institutes embrace new capabilities unleashed by such technologies as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and the Internet of Things, innovative new learning, operating and business models built on intelligence and connectivity are being created. Cisco is committed to helping Institutes succeed in this time of transition, innovating and partnering to harness the astonishing value creation opportunities digital adoption presents. Our people, technology, and partners help society to securely connect and to seize tomorrow’s astonishing digital opportunities today—over 80 percent of the world’s internet traffic runs on Cisco’s network.

www.cisco.com/c/en_au/solutions/industries/education.html

Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) aims to power a world where people, organizations and things are securely connected and accessible to make the extraordinary possible. We help customers reimagine the future of work by providing the most comprehensive secure digital workspace that unifies the apps, data and services people need to be productive, and simplifies IT’s ability to adopt and manage complex cloud environments. With 2017 annual revenue of $2.82 billion, Citrix solutions are in use by more than 400,000 organizations including 99 percent of the Fortune 100 and 98 percent of the Fortune 500.

www.citrix.com

CompNow provide end to end procurement and IT services for Higher Education institutions Australia wide. Our cutting edge customised deployment, procurement & data reporting help us deliver best in class service to our many long standing customers. We create relationships that continually uncover areas of improvement throughout the technology cycle. Let CompNow work with your organisation to see what benefits we can deliver.

www.compnow.com.au

D2L is the software leader that makes the learning experience better. The company’s cloud-based platform is easy to use, flexible, and smart. With Brightspace, companies can personalise the experience for every learner to deliver real results. The company is a world leader in learning analytics: its platform predicts learner performance so that companies can take action in real-time to keep employees on track. Brightspace is used by learners in higher education, K-12, and the enterprise sectors.

www.d2l.com

Dell Technologies is a unique family of businesses that provides the essential infrastructure for organisations to build their digital future transform IT and protect their most important asset, information. The company services customers of all sizes across 180 countries – ranging from 98 percent of the Fortune 500 to individual consumers – with the industry’s most comprehensive and innovative portfolio from the edge to the core to the cloud.

www.delltechnologies.com/en-au/index.htm

Denodo is the leader in data virtualization providing agile, high performance data integration, data abstraction, and real-time data services across the broadest range of enterprise, cloud, big data, and unstructured data sources at half the cost of traditional approached. Denodo’s customers across every major industry have gained significant business agility and ROI.

www.denodo.com

Dropbox is a leading global collaboration platform that’s transforming the way people and teams work together. With more than 500 million registered users across 180 countries, we’re on a mission to unleash the world’s creative energy by designing a more enlightened way of working. Dropbox is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, and has 12 offices around the world.

For more information on our mission and products, visit dropbox.com.

DXC Technology is the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company. We take pride in our role as a trusted advisor, and our deep experience gives us a clear and confident vision to guide clients on their digital transformation journeys through modernising and integrating their mainstream IT.

Harnessing the brightest people and best ideas we bring innovation to organisations and create value for the local economy. Our extensive partner network helps us drive collaboration and leverage technology independence.

www.dxc.com

Echo360 (echo360.com) is education’s leading classroom capture and video management solution. Millions of students across the world rely on Echo360 to enhance their educational experience before, during and after class. We support institutions wishing to deliver face-to-face, blended and/or distance learning courses through the provision of superior video recording and delivery capabilities, active learning tools to increase student engagement, and usage analytics to help instructors measure student progress.

echo360.com

Edalex delivers a range of services for the education and training sectors. With deep expertise in the educational technology sector, and strong engagement with local educational institutions, Edalex delivers proven results for both clients and partners. Edalex is an official services and support provider for the open-source repository openEQUELLA, and is also a reseller and support partner for both the analytics-driven student communication platform, Full Measure Education, and Interfolio’s Faculty Information System. Find out more at edalex.com.
www.edalex.com
Ellucian provides technology solutions and services that remove barriers, helping higher education institutions achieve student success. It’s been our total focus for more than 40 years. Our passion speaks for itself: today we serve 2,500 institutions and 18 million students in 50 countries. Ellucian solutions and services are tailor-made for higher education—boosting performance, reducing risk, and improving the user experience at colleges and universities around the world.

www.ellucian.com/emea-ap

Ex Libris, a distinct business unit within ProQuest Company, is a leading provider of cloud-based library, teaching and research automation solutions. Over 7,000 institutions, including 86% of the world’s top academic institutions deploy our solutions to create a unified platform for the management and discovery of resources.

Ex Libris Esploro paves the way to greater impact of academic research by maximizing visibility, efficiency, and compliance of research activities. It does this by systematically capturing, managing, and disseminating research output and data, leveraging library expertise and technology, and seamlessly integrating with existing research workflows.

www.exlibrisgroup.com

Google Cloud Platform enables developers to build, test, and deploy applications on Google’s highly scalable and reliable infrastructure. Google Cloud Platform frees you from the overhead of managing infrastructure, provisioning servers and configuring networks. To let innovators innovate and let coders just code.

Learn more about Google for Education

HCL Technologies is a next-generation global technology company that helps enterprises reimagine their businesses for the digital age. Our technology products, services and engineering are built on four decades of innovation, with a world-renowned management philosophy, a strong culture of invention and risk-taking, and a relentless focus on customer relationships.

We offer an integrated portfolio of products, solutions, services, and IP through our Mode 1-2-3 strategy built around Digital, IoT, Cloud, Automation, Cybersecurity, Analytics, Infrastructure Management and Engineering Services, amongst others, to help enterprises reimagine their businesses for the digital age.

www.hcltech.com

KHIPU Networks specialises in providing networking, WiFi and cyber security solutions into the education sector. With over 20 years’ experience in deploying solutions into campus and student residential networks, we have extensive knowledge of the requirements and challenges within these environments in delivering an enhanced user experience without compromising security. With many exceptional customer references, coupled with being Royal Appointment to Her Majesty the Queen, demonstrates our capabilities in service delivery, project execution and support.

www.khipu-networks.com

Kortext is a world-leading digital textbook and personal study platform providing access to etextbooks, OER content, coursepacks and more. The platform’s built-in smart tools also allow students to annotate, view interactive content and collaborate with peers.

Kortext also provides analytics dashboards, which give insights into learning habits, inform decision making and help create personalised learning paths.

The platform is being adopted worldwide, from a single-course to the whole institution, to help learners study anytime, anywhere.

www.kortext.com

LabStats helps over 1,000 colleges and universities worldwide understand exactly how their computer labs are being used. Market-leading usage tracking software reveals where hardware and software resources can be expanded, reduced, or eliminated, giving IT decision-makers the ability to maximize their budgets, and ensuring the right technology is available to students.

www.labstats.com

LastPass provides secure password management to reduce the risk of breach and remove employee password frustration. With secure password sharing, customisable policies, and comprehensive user management, LastPass gives IT the tools to strengthen password hygiene across the organisation and enables businesses of all sizes the tools to create an enterprise security posture.

www.lastpass.com

Micro Focus helps you run your business and transform it. Our software provides the critical tools you need to build, operate, secure, and analyse your enterprise. By design, these tools bridge the gap between existing and emerging technologies—which means you can innovate faster, with less risk, in the race to digital transformation.

www.microfocus.com

Microsoft aims to empower every person and organisation to achieve more. We understand that the real value of technology lies in the skills it builds, the opportunities it creates and the horizons it broadens. We constantly invest in education, empowering the education community with a wide range of solutions and programs that help transform learning and research.

To learn more visit www.microsoft.com/education

NameCoach aims to solve the common problem of name mispronunciation and gender pronoun communication in as many important life settings as possible. Our names are central to our unique identities, and saying them correctly is the first step in respecting, appreciating, and connecting with each other. Please join us in our efforts to make education more Diverse, Equitable and Inclusive.

www.cloud.name-coach.com

NEC has delivered world-class technology solutions and services to customers across the globe, for more than a century. For over 50 years in Australia, NEC has built a sophisticated technology and anything-as-a-service company which brings together the best technology and the best people to ensure our customers capture maximum value from their IT and networking investments. NEC connects people through reliable communication infrastructure while also helping to keep communities safe and secure with intelligent surveillance systems and the world’s leading biometrics identification technologies.

www.nec.com.au

OUA is the national leader in online higher education, offering students the ability to choose from more than 1300 subjects and 170 degree programs across a variety of disciplines from 12 leading Australian universities. OUA brings quality education to everyone, from anywhere, regardless of previous study experience. This year OUA is celebrating 25 years of empowering more than 350,000 students to achieve their study goals and attain higher education qualifications.

www.open.edu.au

Oracle Cloud for Higher Education enables Universities and Colleges worldwide to streamline operations, improve access to critical data and drive innovation with comprehensive, efficient and engaging cloud services for the entire student and employee lifecycle. Oracle Cloud helps Higher Education institutions to deliver world-class education, ground breaking research and a truly digital, personalised campus experience. To learn more about Oracle’s solutions for higher education, visit www.oracle.com/higher-education.
Panopto is the easiest way to manage, live stream, record, and share videos for universities and businesses. Since 2007, we have built the easiest-to-use platform for managing all your video assets, integrating video into your LMS, capturing lectures, recording flipped classroom, videos, and more. We serve more than 5 million end users in universities and businesses around the world. Learn more at www.panopto.com/education.
Quartex, the new digital publishing platform from Adam Matthew Digital, makes archival content discoverable, searchable, and accessible. The platform is fully hosted and easy to use, and provides a high quality way of showcasing digital collections. It is also the only solution that offers Handwritten Text Recognition, making manuscript documents searchable.

www.quartexcollections.com

Ruckus Networks makes the most reliable and high-performance Wi-Fi and Ethernet switching for Higher Education. Universities are implementing a wide range of Information Technology elements to optimise the student experience and support research initiatives, and to deliver these outcomes requires an edge network that reliably supports massive numbers of client devices, IOT technologies, Artificial Intelligence, and Analytics. Ruckus has unique, patented technologies that have been proven to support these implementations in some of the most demanding institutions in Australia.

www.ruckuswireless.com

Sara Miller McCune founded SAGE Publishing in 1965 to support the dissemination of usable knowledge and educate a global community. SAGE publishes journals, books, and library products spanning a range of subject areas. SAGE remains majority-owned by our founder, who has ensured that the company will remain permanently independent.

www.sagepublishing.com

Salesforce is the global leader in customer relationship management (CRM). Founded in 1999, Salesforce enables companies of every size and industry to take advantage of powerful technologies—cloud, mobile, social, internet of things, and artificial intelligence—to connect to their customers in a whole new way. For information, please visit www.salesforce.com.

Springer Nature is one of the world’s leading global research, educational and professional publishers, home to an array of respected brands providing quality content through a range of innovative products and services. Springer Nature is the world’s largest academic book publisher, publisher of the world’s most influential journals and a pioneer in the field of open research. The company numbers almost 13,000 staff in over 50 countries and has a turnover of approximately EUR 1.5 billion.

www.springernature.com

ServiceNow makes work, work better for people.

Everyone deserves great experiences at work. Now routine tasks happen in a snap, and complex projects flow smoothly. With the Now Platform®, anyone can work effortlessly across teams, silos, and systems. When people work better, business works better.

Whether you’re in IT, Security, HR or Customer Service—or just want to build your own custom applications—you can deliver great experiences to transform how work gets done.

www.servicenow.com

Terra Dotta is the leader in higher education travel, study abroad, and international student management solutions. Used by over 600 institutional offices, Terra Dotta offers proven enterprise solutions and mobile app to automate and streamline all aspects of collegiate travel and international student programs. The company’s solutions help higher education teams optimize study abroad and international programs enrolment, deliver real-time, GPS- driven travel communication for students and faculty, and ensure compliance and risk mitigation for international travel/scholar programs worldwide. Terra Dotta is based in Chapel Hill, NC and can be found at www.terrradotta.com
TERMINALFOUR is a digital marketing and web content management platform for Higher Education. TERMINALFOUR’s software enables Universities and Colleges to drive student recruitment, retention, alumni fundraising and research promotion by maximizing the effectiveness of their digital channels using modern digital marketing techniques.

www.terminalfour.com

Webqem has over 15 years of experience in supplying technology & digital solutions to the education sector. We have helped over 300 organisations with their online, Adobe Connect virtual classrooms. Help includes platform selection, best practice, content creation & custom pods. Adobe Connect offers a more engaging, active learning environment.

Webqem is now working with Bold360 a new powerful, integrated AI chatbot & live-agent that will have your staff & students smiling. Human AI software, insights & tools plus quick to deploy with no coding.

For more information, visit www.webqem.com/solutions/connect-experts

West UC connects people and ideas, transforming ways to interact, work and live. West simplifies technology applications to improve performance. We deliver and improve new channels, capabilities and choice for how businesses and consumers collaborate and transact. We operate at the scale and speed necessary to capitalize on the advantages of emerging technologies. West is an extension and enhancement of your brand, helping you engage across the globe.

www.west.com