Welcome to the Home Economics Institute of Australia Inc. (HEIA). Home Economics is a multidisciplinary subject which promotes the wellbeing of individuals families and communities. The Institute is the peak professional body for home economics professionals in Australia.

HEIA provides a national focus for home economics and home economists working in education, community health and industry. HEIA cooperates and affiliates with bodies at a state, national and international level concerned with the education of, and advocacy for, families and households in everyday living. HEIA promotes public recognition of the role of home economists, sets professional standards for the practice of home economics and promotes the professional standing of home economists.

Read the Sponsorship prospectus for opportunities to apply to sponsor the conference.

An invitation to sponsor a premier home economics national conference.

The Home Economics Institute of Australia (HEIA), invites you and your organisation to join us in supporting our national conference to be held from Monday 8 – Wednesday 10 January 2024 at the Adelaide Convention Centre.
We are excited to reconnect face-to-face with everyone after several years of travel challenges. Delegate engagement will be at the forefront of this conference, and we hope you will join us in person in Adelaide for another fantastic three days of learning and networking. All presentations will be delivered live from the ACC with catering breaks being held amongst the trade displays.