Presentation: Mr David Bycroft

Providing Solutions in an Accommodation Crisis

Australian Homestay Network (AHN)

Mr David Bycroft
Founder and Executive Director

How to effectively partner and successfully grow your international student numbers.

This presentation will show proven hosted accommodation models that have worked and delivered exceptional results for students, agents, the education providers, and the industry.

At the Australian Homestay Network (AHN) host applications and student bookings are at an all-time high in 2024!

Partnering is the key and Australia is in a unique position globally to dominate the international student market through their accommodation solutions.

Real solutions will be offered that can be implemented immediately. 


David has been a global pioneer in the industry since 1999. He originally led the successful student insurance program for Allianz. In 2007 he founded the Australian Homestay Network (AHN). David has been a key contributor to Government inquiries on international student welfare and accommodation.

David is known for delivering effective international student accommodation solutions that work in the current accommodation crisis.