Universities Australia Marketing, Communications and Development Conference 2018
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Universities Australia is the peak body representing Australia's 39 universities. The UA Marketing, Communications and Development Conference is the unmissable event for marketing, communications and development professionals in the university sector. 

Not only is the two-day event a great networking opportunity to catch up and learn from colleagues around Australia, but it will also feature a the UAMCD awards which recognise outstanding campaigns and communications from the university sector, across six categories in marketing, communications and philanthropy. 

Our universities need their communications, marketing and philanthropy operations to be clever, expertly skilled, and ahead of the latest developments in their specialist fields. That’s why you won’t want to miss the outstanding program for this year’s Universities Australia Marketing Communications and Development Conference - #UAMCD.
The outstanding line-up for 2018 includes:

  • DAN DILLON Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice President, Arizona State University
  • CATRIONA JACKSON Chief Executive, Universities Australia
  • FABIAN MARRONE Chief Marketing Officer, Monash University
  • REBECCA HAZELL Director of Advancement, The University of Newcastle 
  • ANDREW DODD Director, Centre for Advancing Journalism, The University of Melbourne
  • JUSTIN LAING Senior Manager, Strategic Marketing and Communications, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Queensland
  • SKYE KAKOSCHKE-MOORE Former Senator for South Australia
  • CATHARINE PRUSCINO Project Officer (Prevention of Sexual Assault), Equity and Diversity Unit, University of Technology Sydney
  • ASHLEE FALETIC Executive Director, Communications, RMIT University
  • PETER VAN ONSELEN columnist and media commentator, Professor of Politics, University of Western Australia and Professor of Politic and Policy, Griffith University
  • FIONA NASH Strategic Adviser, Regional Development, Charles Sturt University and Former Deputy Leader of the Nationals
  • PHIL GARDNER Associate Director, Media and Publishing, Pursuit, The University of Melbourne
  • ANGIE KELLY Content/Channel Manager, Editor, The Lighthouse, Macquarie University
  • KIRSTEN ANDREWS Director, Media and Government Relations and JOHANNA LOWE Director Marketing and Communications, The University of Sydney
  • NICK BLINCO Vice-Principal (Advancement), The University of Melbourne
  • DARREN GOODSIR Chief Communications Officer, The University of New South Wales
  • ROSS COLLER Director of Advancement and Executive Officer of the Victoria University Foundation
  • FIONA DE JONG Head of Australia's National Brand, Austrade
and many more...

The conference will be held in Melbourne at the Bayview Eden from 24-25 October 2018.

Please contact Arminia Seferovic, Events Manager, Universities Australia at events@universitiesaustralia.edu.au or 02 6285 8116 for further information about the 2018 Universities Australia Marketing, Communications and Development Conference. 
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