Welcome to the China Alumni Chapter
The University of South Australia announced the establishment of the China Alumni Chapter in late 2014 in Beijing. The Chapter will serve as a platform for UniSA alumni to network and create opportunities for business and social development. > Meet your chapter committee
The University of South Australia has developed an International Alumni Chapter Committee Guide to assist
Chapter committee members in their valued role.
> Read International Alumni Chapter Committee Guide
Alumni Clubs may be formed in the future. Clubs will work in partnership with the Chapter Committee and report directly to the Advancement Service unit. Contact the Advancement Services unit for more information.
University of South Australia alumni living in China have access to a range of services to help keep graduates connected to the networks and resources of the University. We also inform you about opportunities and activities for professional, personal and career development.
To receive information about future events and opportunities in China, we encourage you to update your details and stay connected to the Alumni Network.
Australia China Alumni Association (ACAA)
The University is a gold member of the Australia China Alumni Association (ACAA), which serves alumni from Australian universities living in China. We encourage you to join the ACAA and participate in their events. Membership costs only 100 RMB per year and will entitle you to a range of benefits, including discounted entry to ACAA regular events. Join the ACAA.
Online social networks
Visit the ACAA page on LinkedIn, Tweet in China via Weibo or share videos via Youku.
UniSA 25th Birthday Alumni dinner in Beijing, April 2016
Beijng alumni joined University of South Australia President and Vice Chancellor, Professor David Lloyd, Deputy Vice Chancellor: External Relations and Strategic Projects, Nigel Relph, and President of the China Chapter, Luqiang Qiao, at an Alumni dinner on 11 April 2016 at the Waldorf Astoria to celebrate the University’s 25th birthday.
Guests were invited to write a birthday message on a card, and some of the notable messages were
"To be better, to be greater! Happy 25th birthday, UniSA! Open a campus in Beijing!” from Yiping Dai
“All the best wishes to UniSA. Hope to see you in the next 25 years again.” From Shen Liu
UniSA Alumni cocktail reception in Shanghai, 24 March 2016
Alumni and friends attended a cocktail reception hosted by Deputy Vice Chancellor: External Relations and Strategic Projects, Nigel Relph, at the Waldorf Astoria in Shanghai.
Guest speaker was Dr Justin Cohen, Senior Research Associate at Ehrenberg-Bass Institute for Marketing Science, who spoke on the state of play in the China wine market. Dr Cohen’s expertise is in route-to-market decision making, emerging markets (in particular China), retailing, online advertising and wine and food marketing.
Among the guests were: Udo Doring, CEO AustCham Shanghai, Peter Arkell, Chairman of AustCham Shanghai, Karen Surmon and Brent Moore, and Trade Commissioners for Austrade, Dr Jeremy Cheng, CEO Asia Pacific Fragrance Resources, Richard Kimber, Managing Partner JHK Legal, and Les Lewis, General Manager Detmold Packaging China.