Conference 2024

It's all over until 2027

The HEIA 2024 National Conference: Provenance, presence, prospects: Home economics storytelling was a great successs. HEIA would like to thank the Principal Partners, Expert Events, our Conference PCO, the Academic, Steering and Host Committees, Sponsors and trade exhibitors. We would also like to thank the speakers and the concurrent session speakers for the fabulous work they did to bring the conference together and provide such a wealth of knowledge and interesting topics for the delegates to enjoy and learn from.

Thank you to the delegates for attending the conference and for the collegiality and friendliness that was experienced during the conference. I am sure that you will agree that the conference met the major objectives outlined below.

Major objectives of the conference 

It is intended that the conference will:

·       inspire all home economics professionals to encourage others to take personal actions that promote futures in which they will be proud to play a part

·       empower home economics professionals in the education sector to take strong and confident actions related to school
curricula and to deliver rigorous and exciting programs for the student cohort

·       enable delegates to share views about past, current and future practices through storytelling

·       promote contemporary Home Economics

·       enable networking and collaboration with like-minded individuals

·      promote the value of the work of the home economics profession and the value of the Home Economics Institute of Australia.

Venue: Adelaide Convention Centre (ACC)

The multi award-winning Adelaide Convention Centre enjoys a global reputation for excellence and is consistently ranked among the world’s top convention centres. The venue is today regarded one of the world’s most modern, flexible, and technologically advanced meetings and events venues following a $397M redevelopment.
The Centre is conveniently located at the heart of the City. To the North, the Centre overlooks the River Torrens and surrounding parklands, while to the South, the Centre sits on North Terrace, one of four major terraces that bind Adelaide’s City Centre.

Principal Partners

Contact us

Conference management and sponsorship enquiries
Please contact:
Expert Events
PO Box 351, Hamilton Central QLD 4007 Australia
Tel: +61 7 3848 2100

Program enquiries
Please contact:
Peta Craig