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AIR welcomes brief conference/event announcements of interest to the IR and assessment communities. Send your conference/event announcements to and include a link to your website for more information, such as call for proposals or registration, as well as a contact name and email address (conference/event announcements should be less than 100 words). Conference/event announcements remain on the eAIR website until the event date has passed.

Affilia​ted Organization (AO) Events

2018 AAIR Forum

July 26-27, 2018 

The 2018 AAIR Forum will be hosted by the University of Canberra and held at Rydges Capital Hill on the edge of the parliamentary triangle close to Parliament House. Register online for the conference, themed "Politics, Planning and Performance: Good Governance Starts How?" Topics to include: Business Intelligence and Analytics, Data Warehousing, Load Management, and Government Reporting. A forum dinner will be held on Thursday night at the prestigious National Press Club of Australia. A forum highlight, the dinner will be a great opportunity to socialize with other AAIR members.

NEAIR Annual Summer Drive-In

July 27, 2018 

The Northeast Association for Institutional Research (NEAIR) will hold its annual Summer Drive-In at Temple University. Register online now through July 24th and add a NEAIR membership to get up to three months of membership free and to capitalize upon member workshop pricing! Check out all of the amazing options (including half-day and full-day workshops) at our website. We look forward to seeing you in Philadelphia!

2018 TAIR Summer Workshops

July 27, 2018

The Texas Association for Institutional Research (TAIR) is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2018 TAIR Summer Workshops, to be held at the Austin Community College - Highland Campus in Austin, Texas. The Summer Workshops provide a great opportunity for professionals in institutional research and related disciplines to expand their knowledge and skills through engaging hands-on experiences. We have a great lineup this summer, and welcome colleagues who may not work in IR/Effectiveness offices, but have institutional research-related duties. TAIR summer workshops are open to non-TAIR members as well as members. A list of workshops and descriptions can be found on our website.

2018 IAIR Annual Forum

November 14-15, 2018

The Illinois Association for Institutional Research will hold its 48th Annual Forum at Hawthorne Suites by Wyndham, 101 Trade Center Drive, Champaign, IL 61820. Themed “The Evolution of IR: From One Office to One Organization”, IAIR Forum welcomes research and presentation proposals focused on the techniques and solutions that enhance the work of institutional researchers regardless of the type of institution. Visit the conference website for more information.

CAIR 43rd Annual Conference

November 14-16, 2018

Mark your calendar for CAIR’s 2018 conference, to be held at the Delta Hotels Anaheim Garden Grove. This year’s conference will showcase many outstanding presentations from all segments of higher education as well as professional development workshops aimed to expand skill sets and increase knowledge on the latest trends in the field of IR. The theme focuses on IR professionals contributing to the public good by helping institutions use data to achieve their missions, improve decision making, and enhance opportunities for students, faculty, staff, and the greater community. Sessions and keynotes will showcase analyses, processes, and practices to strengthen your institution.


IR Com​munity Events

SCUP 2018 Annual Conference

July 14-17, 2018

Make an impact! Join Higher Ed leaders from across the campus and the nation to learn how your institution can align resources across departments, work toward a common goal, and build new relationships. See you in Nashville. Learn more at the SCUP website. #SCUP2018

2018 Integrating Analytics Forum

November 29-30, 2018

Call for proposals is now open for the 2018 Integrating Analytics Forum. Compelling proposals that offer in-depth and practical ways of using data to make informed decisions at an institution are encouraged. Share your approach, knowledge, and experience in enhancing the quality, reliability, and consistency of data to achieve institutional goals by submitting a proposal to present. Submission deadline is July 9, 2018. Learn more at the NACUBO website.

11th Annual National Conference (NatCon)

January 3-5, 2019

SVA’s National Conference (NatConis the largest annual gathering of student veterans, advocates, thought-leaders, stakeholders, and supporters in higher education in the world. In early January 2019, student veterans, higher education professionals, alumni, and advocates will have the opportunity to learn from more than 2,000 of their peers at the Coronado Springs Resort, Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida. Learn more at the SVA NatCon 2019 website.