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Researchers from the University of Otago have outlined new measures that may reduce the carbon footprint of conference and events travel by up to 90%.
Venture Taranaki’s CEO says the region is seeing above-average visitor spend but the lack of business travel is having a severe impact.
The Tourism Export Council of New Zealand has moved its annual Xmas Symposium in December to a new ‘Spring’ Symposium in September.
Heritage Queenstown has partnered with local professional event company HQ New Zealand to attract conferences to the resort.
Tourism Industry Aotearoa has cancelled this year’s New Zealand Tourism Awards because of the Covid-19 crisis.
Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre looks set to be the biggest beneficiary of the New Zealand International Convention Centre’s delivery delay to mid-2023.
Crowne Plaza Queenstown has welcomed its first Covid era conference, ahead of schedule.
But events over the next 18 months will likely be smaller and less frequent.
The country’s hard-hit events sector has been working with the government on the creation of a new voluntary Covid Code.
The decision to cancel this year’s annual event, scheduled for August 20 – 21 in Christchurch, was “in line with the Ministry of Health’s COVID-19 recommendations regarding events and public gatherings and in the interests of public health in New Zealand.”
The business events sector will play an important role in the tourism sector’s recovery, says Tourism New Zealand.
Events of 500+ people should be cancelled, says the PM.
The South Island Whanau Ora Commissioning Agency has postponed its March 25 conference in Dunedin due to Covid-19.
Major industry events of TRENZ and MEETINGS appear unlikely to proceed with guidance from the Government this week expected to confirm their cancellation.
It’s business as usual for New Zealand’s biggest travel and trade industry events, despite the cancellations of several big-name international trade shows over coronavirus fears.
Bigger stands as well a new products and regional highlights are expected at next year’s CINZ MEETINGS run by Conventions and Incentives New Zealand.
Hawke’s Bay played host to a group of professional conference organisers last week as the region looks to bolster its business events industry.
The sector is poised for a jump in business from the US.
More co-operation is required if New Zealand’s business events sector is going to successfully compete on the international stage – and leverage the domestic market – as new infrastructure comes online.
Tourism NZ has revealed details of what it calls a world-first pilot scheme.
The event kicks-off in earnest this today as key stakeholders from the $558m sector gather at Skyline Queenstown.
The first conference to be held at the new Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre is only a year away.
Nigel Latta, Shamubeel Eaqub, Liam Malone and Tony Gardner are the latest names to be added to the speaker lineup for the2019 CINZ Conference.
Auckland and Queenstown have made Cvent’s inaugural top 10 list of the best meeting destinations in Australia and Oceania.
The operator’s GM, Ross Steele, on the work going into securing events ahead of the 2020 opening of Christchurch’s new $475m convention centre.
Around 1500 delegates are expected to attend the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association conference at Waikato University.
NZ’s $558m business events sector showed an increase in events, delegates and delegate days for the year to March.
In its final Business Events Delegate Survey, the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment has uncovered an error in historical delegate number totals which meant local and domestic delegate numbers have been over-represented in past reports.
Cruise Lines International Association global chairman and Royal Caribbean Cruises’ vice chairman, Adam Goldstein, is among a strong speaker line-up at the NZ Cruise Association’s seventh annual conference.
The 2020 South Pacific Tourism Exchange will be held at Christchurch on 25-26 May.
Tourism New Zealand is leading a new drive which it says will “measure and maximise the lasting benefits generated by conferences” for New Zealanders.
The flagship venue has lost a number of pre-booked events.
Global macroeconomics shifts are coming home to roost in New Zealand’s $558m business events sector, with a slowdown in Australia being felt in destinations including Rotorua.
The biggest showcase for New Zealand’s $558m business events sector gets underway in earnest this morning, with close to 700 industry professionals making a beeline for MEETINGS 2019.
More than 100 international business event organisers from as from New Zealand’s key markets including Australia, the United States and China will be converging on Auckland next week for the country’s biggest showcase of conference and incentive products.
TRENZ 2020 will be held at at Horncastle Arena, Christchurch, from Monday 18 to Thursday 21 May next year.
TIA’s refreshed growth strategy sets an ambitious new target and places greater emphasis on sustainability.
New Zealand has climbed up the ranks of global conference destinations, last year moving to number 46 in the International Congress and Convention Association listing.
The govt’s Tourism Strategy, TIA’s revamped growth framework and the unveiling of a new TNZ campaign are on the agenda.
New boutique accommodation, gourmet dining options for group travel and wildlife experiences are just some of the new Waikato products being showcased at TRENZ 2019.
Dunedin and Hamilton & Waikato have officially launched their joint business events initiative, Meet North South.
The inaugural Tourism Policy School will be held at Queenstown.
Wellington’s $179m CEC will be up against Auckland’s NZICC and Chirstchurch’s Te Pae.
It’s the last big bash of the year for many in the tourism industry and photographer Jay Farnworth from Image Search was there to capture it.
Tourism Talent, the new talent development and market place set up by Dylan Rushbrook and Jason Hill, was officially launched at the YoungTEC Summit at the Pullman Hotel in Auckland last night.
More than 130 heavy-hitters from Auckland’s business events community gathered for Auckland Convention Bureau’s annual city showcase last week.
Wayfare, Skyline, NZICC and ACB will together target the lucrative Chinese incentives and conference market.
NZ’s business events sector needs to be prepared for increased competition, says economist Shamubeel Eaqub.
NZ’s conventions and incentives industry is converging on Auckland for CINZ Conference 2018.
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