Previous Events

Enhancement Theme Symposium

AQA’s first Enhancement Theme Symposium was held on 31 October 2018.  Further information about the day can be found here.

AQA's second Enhancement Theme Symposium was held on 1st November 2019. 

Student Voice Summit 2018

The third annual Student Voice Summit, jointly hosted by NZUSA, Te Mana Ākonga and AQA, was held on 4th October 2018. Information about this event is available here.

The fourth annual Student Voice Summit, jointly hosted by NZUSA, Te Mana Ākonga, Tauira Pasifika, the New Zealand International Students’ Association and AQA was held in Wellington at the Massey University Puke Ahu Campus Flax and Fern Room (Wallace St) on Thursday 14 November 2019.

Quality Forum 2018

AQA held a Quality Forum on 3rd October 2018.  The Forum discussed academic integrity, assessment, graduate profiles and graduate outcomes, contract and sessional teaching and facilitating and supporting organisational change.  A summary of the day is available here.

AQA held a Quality Forum on 31st October 2019. The Forum was a series of discussions on current topics in academic quality. While the topics were all relevant for Cycle 6 academic audit, the focus of the discussions was examining the state of knowledge (current research and best practice) and implications for academic quality. 

Support for Quality

AQA’s ‘Support for Quality’ Conference was held annually from 2013 to 2017. Each year, the Conference included presentations and discussion sessions spanning a wide range of topics under an overarching theme of academic quality.

Further information on past Conferences can be found below:

2017 conference

AQA’s Support for Quality conference was held on Thursday 28 September, 2017 at Te Wharewake o Pōneke on the Wellington waterfront. Click here to see presentations and photos from this event.

2016 conference

AQA’s Support for Quality conference was held on Thursday 13 October, 2016 at Te Wharewake o Pōneke on the Wellington waterfront.  

2015 conference

The AQA 2015 Support for Quality Conference was held on Thursday 1 October 2015. The venue for this event was the Royal Society of New Zealand, 11 Turnbull Street, Thorndon, Wellington. 

2014 conference

The AQA 2014 Support for Quality Conference was held on Wednesday 10 September 2014. The venue for this event was the Royal Society of New Zealand, 11 Turnbull Street, Thorndon, Wellington. The theme for the day was "Challenges and Opportunities in Internal Quality Assurance". Click to see the programme and photos from the 2014 event.

2013 conference

The first AQA Support for Quality Conference was held on Wednesday 1 May 2013 in Auckland. Click to see the programme and photos from the 2013 event.