About THETA 2019

Wollongong, May 19-22 2019

What is THETA?

The Higher Education Technology Agenda

The Higher Education Technology Agenda (THETA) is the number one biennial conference in Australasia promoting the intelligent use of information technology in higher education and research. Run under the direction of CAUDIT, CAUL and ACODE, THETA 2019 is being hosted by the University of Wollongong.

What you’ll experience

  • Over 100+ presentations to choose from
  • A+ list of speakers
  • Networking and industry engagement
  • Experiential tours
  • Vendor deep dive sessions
  • Spectacular social events

Who should participate?

Anyone with an interest in promoting the intelligent use of information technology in higher education, including:

  • IT practitioners and managers
  • Librarians and knowledge managers
  • Teaching and learning technology practitioners and managers
  • Developers of information technologies and services for higher education
  • Teaching academics, academic developers and educational designers
  • CIOs, university librarians, directors of teaching and learning
  • Researchers

Who is making this happen?

A dynamic group of highly experienced people!

Meet the  Organising Committee

Fiona Rankin

Fiona Rankin

Director, Information Technology & Management Services, University of Wollongong; Conference Chair
Margie Jantti

Margie Jantti

Director, Library Services, University of Wollongong; CAUL Representative (President)
Dominique Parrish

Dominique Parrish

Associate Dean (Education), Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health, University of Wollongong; Conference Program Committee Chair
Paul Morgan

Paul Morgan

Senior Manager Client Services, Information Management & Technology Services, University of Wollongong; Conference Experience Committee Chair
Tracey Pascoe

Tracey Pascoe

Business Development Manager, Destination Wollongong

Kerry Holling

Kerry Holling

Chief Information and Digital Officer, Western Sydney University; Conference Vendor Committee Chair
Steven Wojnarowski

Steven Wojnarowski

Director Analytics and Strategic Initiatives, CAUDIT; CAUDIT Representative
Maarten de Laat

Maarten de Laat

Director, Learning, Teaching & Curriculum, University of Wollongong; ACODE Representative
Hayley Rodd

Hayley Rodd

Marketing & Communications Coordinator