Over 85 representatives from 35 organisations attended the CISWA 26th Annual Winter Conference on Thursday 26th June. Presenters provided insights into international education within the school, higher education and VET sectors.Overall the conference was a great success.

“CISWA are working hard and prompting the government and StudyPerth to do better. Well done.”

Conference Photos

Great moments of the conference were captured from early morning registrations to the CISWA awards presentations and everything in between.  

All the photos from the conference can be accessed via dropbox: CLICK HERE


Access the Conference Program

The conference program is available online: 2019 CISWA 26th Annual Winter Conference Program.

The following presenters have made PDF versions of their presentations available:

Insight & Update on Past CISWA International Education Provider of the Year Winners:

Narelle Palmer, ConnectMe@UWA Program , UWA – AVAILABLE NOW

• Ryan Whiddett, Career Mentor Link Program , UWA – AVAILABLE NOW

• Ali Jarvey, Experiencing Australia Program , ECU – AVAILABLE NOW

WA International Education Strategy and Action Plan: Overview and Implementation:

• Angela Beechey, Marketing Manager, StudyPerth  – AVAILABLE NOW

Visa and Immigration Update:

• Jolene Chua, Assistant Director, Temporary Visas, Students WA, Dept. Home Affairs

International Education from Different Perspectives

• Amanda Fritz, Director of International Programs, Anglican Schools Commission

• Robynne Walsh, Principal, Phoenix Academy – AVAILABLE NOW

Creating a Positive Environment for International Students in Perth:

• John Fish, Economic Development Principal, City of Perth – AVAILABLE NOW

• Tara Holst, General Manager, The Boulevard – The Student Housing Company – AVAILABLE NOW

• Alex Chakrabarti, VP Sales, Campus Perth – AVAILABLE NOW

• Mike Reindl, Business Projects Manager, StudyPerth – AVAILABLE NOW

Communicating with the Digital Generation: Challenges and Opportunities:

• Annette Ellis, CEO, Cannings Purple – AVAILABLE NOW