The 2018 conference is being organised by the University Chancellors Council, the national body of University Chancellors.
- Stephen Gerlach (Chancellor, Flinders University) – Chair
- Peter Shergold (Chancellor, Western Sydney University)
- Paul Hemming (Chancellor, Federation University Australia)
- Cathy Branson (Deputy Chancellor, University of Adelaide)
- Pauline Carr (Deputy Chancellor, University of South Australia)
Support by conference organiser Julie Burton (Southern Cross Conference and Event Management Pty Ltd).
- Barbara Dalton (Flinders University)
- Sophie Buck (Western Sydney University)
- Liz Chan (Western Sydney University)