The International Consortium for Educational Development (ICED), promotes educational and academic development in higher education world-wide. ICED is a network whose members are themselves national organisations or networks concerned with promoting good practice in higher education. ICED has 24 member organisations across the world. The ICED Council is formed by Presidents, or their representatives, of a country’s academic staff development network. ICED hosts a bienniel Confernce and publishes a scholarly journal, the International Journal for Academic Development.