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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

GAIRPAQ Annual Conference 2018

April 25, 2018 (7AM-4PM)

Come to Middle Georgia State University in Macon, Georgia for the 2018 GAIRPAQ annual conference, themed “Taking Action on Data.” Proposals are now being accepted. Visit the conference web page for more details.  

AzAIR Conference

April 26-27, 2018

The 29th Annual AzAIR Conference includes Pre-Conference Meetings on Thursday, April 26, 2018 and the Conference day sessions on Friday, April 27, 2018. The 2018 AzAIR Conference will be held at the Drury Inn & Suites Chandler AZ.  For more information visit the AZAIR website.

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.

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.

IR Com​munity Events

14th Annual NCICU Assessment Conference

June 12-13, 2018

The 2018 NCICU Assessment Conference will support institutions’ use of evidence to enhance and improve institutional effectiveness. The call for proposals is now open. The theme for this year’s conference is “Assessment: A Formula for Student Success” and will be held at High Point University in High Point, North Carolina. For more information, visit the conference website or contact: Rebecca Leggett (

2018 HEDS Annual Conference 

June 17-20, 2018

The HEDS Annual Conference, to be held in in Spokane, Washington at the DoubleTree by Hilton City Center, brings together people from small colleges and universities to present on and discuss the use of evidence from institutional research, assessment, educational development, college success programs, and any other area to advance undergraduate liberal arts education, inclusive excellence, and student success. We welcome participants from all colleges and universities—you do not have to be from a HEDS institution to attend this conference. Register here.

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. #SCUP2018