IPEd Editors Conference

The 10th IPEd Editors Conference will be in Hobart, Tasmania, Monday 28 June 2021 – Wednesday 30 June 2021.

IPEd Strategic Plan

IPEd Strategic Plan July 2020 to June 2023.

Branch Events

The branches of IPEd host workshops, seminars, member meetings and other events that are open to all IPEd members and non-members. Information and booking details are listed on the Events page of this website.

The work of IPEd is conducted by directors and members of IPEd's committees.

Academic Editing Standing Committee (SCAE)

The SCAE is made up of IPEd member volunteers from across Australia and New Zealand. They have recently revised the Guidelines for editing research theses and advocate on behalf of academic editors. The committee chair can be contacted at scae.chair@iped-editors.org.

Accessibility Initiative Working Party (AIWP)

The AIWP exists to research and create editorial standards, information resources and training on publishing practices that address the needs of readers with a print disability.

Accreditation Board (AB)

The Accreditation Board is responsible for administering IPEd's accreditation scheme, including the accreditation exam. Contact the Accreditation Board chair here.

Awards and Prizes Standing Committee (SCAP)

The SCAP oversees IPEd's awards and prizes program and is made up of volunteer IPEd members.

Communication Standing Committee (CSC)

CSC oversees IPEd’s communications, assisting the Communications Officer to deliver on IPEd’s communications strategic initiatives.

Finance and Risk Management Committee (FRM)

The Finance and Risk Management Committee consists of the Chair, Finance Director, Company Secretary and Finance Officer.

Mentoring Standing Committee

IPEd’s Mentoring Standing Committee exists to provide guidance to editors by matching them with someone who has knowledge and skills in select areas of the editing profession.

Pay Rates Working Party (PRWP)

The PRWP exists to establish a range of fair pay rates for editors required to sustain a long-term, viable business, at a range of skill levels and experience.

Professional Development Standing Committee (SCPD)

The SCPD aims to develop and oversee a PD framework with short-term and long-term programs, and maintain a PD register of all branch PD events. The SCPD is made up of volunteer IPEd members from across Australia and New Zealand. The committee chair can be contacted at chair.scpd@iped-editors.org.

If you are an IPEd member and wish to become involved in our standing committees please email the IPEd office.

Find an editor

IPEd has established the Editors Directory. Clients can search the directory for freelance editors using specific criteria. These will identify editors that have specific interests, skills or experience in certain areas.