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Inaugural Destination Digital sells out
5 Dec 2022   /

Inaugural Destination Digital sells out

The inaugural Destination: Digital event being held today at Auckland’s Wētā Workshop Unleashed has sold out with 160 delegates attending.


Blenheim to host Global Cities NZ conference
23 Nov 2022  

Blenheim to host Global Cities NZ conference

Blenheim has been selected as the host for the Global Cities New Zealand Conference next year.


Industry heads to West Coast Tourism Summit
22 Nov 2022   /

Industry heads to West Coast Tourism Summit

The event aims to bring the region’s tourism whanau together to rethink, reinvigorate and challenge the state of the West Coast’s tourism offering.


Te Pae to host large earth sciences conference
2 Nov 2022   /

Te Pae to host large earth sciences conference

Around 800 – 1,000 international delegates will converge on the city in 2026 over five days.


Auckland secures 102 business events, expects $76m
21 Oct 2022   /

Auckland secures 102 business events, expects $76m

ACB, part of Tātaki Auckland Unlimited, also supported another 203 opportunities during the period, which could add an additional $65m to the region’s economy.


Southland music conference a boost for local tourism
21 Oct 2022  

Southland music conference a boost for local tourism

SIT research manager Dr Sally Bodkin-Allen says some delegates have chosen to extend their visit to explore the south.


Dunedin’s expertise highlighted in conferences, events push
20 Oct 2022   /

Dunedin’s expertise highlighted in conferences, events push

Dunedin is using its reputation as a knowledge hub to encourage more conferences and events to come to the city.


Delegates converge on Te Pae for water conference
18 Oct 2022   /

Delegates converge on Te Pae for water conference

More than 1,000 delegates are converging at Te Pae Christchurch today for the Water New Zealand Conference and Expo 2022.


“Tours might suffer” – BCA’s McFadgen on the  challenges for bus & coach
7 Oct 2022   /

“Tours might suffer” – BCA’s McFadgen on the challenges for bus & coach

The industry is struggling with what could be a substantial gap between supply and demand this summer.


Wellington’s conference market share rises to 30%…
7 Oct 2022  

Wellington’s conference market share rises to 30%…

Wellington’s reputation as a business events destination is on the rise, with the region seeing an increase in market share in the June 2022 quarter of 30% year-on-year for all conferences.


Business events week planned to boost sector – BEIA
6 Oct 2022   /

Business events week planned to boost sector – BEIA

A new agreement to help engage more Māori tourism businesses is also in development.


Christchurch to host economic development conference
3 Oct 2022   /

Christchurch to host economic development conference

Economic development professionals will converge on Christchurch next week for the Economic Development New Zealand 2022 conference.


BEIA to ‘ignite the future’ at annual conference
21 Sep 2022   /

BEIA to ‘ignite the future’ at annual conference

Workforce training, sustainability and future strategies will be hot topics at the Business Events Industry Aotearoa’s 46th AGM and annual conference in Hawke’s Bay next month.


Tākina chalks up 80+ events in countdown to 2023 opening
7 Sep 2022   /

Tākina chalks up 80+ events in countdown to 2023 opening

More than 80 multi-day conferences are lined up for Wellington’s Tākina, including one event that will take place before its official opening.


Value of youth travellers extends beyond single trip – BYATA
25 Aug 2022   /

Value of youth travellers extends beyond single trip – BYATA

Youth travellers spend more on average than Australian visitors and it is their lifetime value that is the real benefit.


Wellington secures new conference
25 Aug 2022   /

Wellington secures new conference

Wellington will host New Zealand’s first Life Sciences Summit Life Sciences Summit on 22-23 March 2023 at Shed 6.


BYATA conference to highlight value of youth in tourism rebuild
22 Aug 2022   /

BYATA conference to highlight value of youth in tourism rebuild

More than 100 people are expected at the conference in Auckland next week, which is based on the theme of embracing high-value youth within the rebuild of tourism.


TECNZ picks Rotorua 2023, Invercargill 2024 for conferences
19 Aug 2022   /

TECNZ picks Rotorua 2023, Invercargill 2024 for conferences

Rotorua and Invercargill will host the next two Tourism Export Council of New Zealand annual conferences.


BEIA to ‘Ignite the Future’ in Hawke’s Bay
16 Aug 2022   /

BEIA to ‘Ignite the Future’ in Hawke’s Bay

Business Events Industry Aotearoa has opened registration for its 46th AGM and Annual Conference at Napier Conference Centre in Hawke’s Bay from 4 – 6 October 2022.


Both Brains backs BYATA
16 Aug 2022   /

Both Brains backs BYATA

IT consulting and support business Both Brains has signed on as a silver sponsor for the upcoming Backpacker Youth Adventure Tourism Association Conference at Rydges in Auckland on 25 – 26 August.


Gallery: Did you survive TECNZ’s Survivor shindig?
15 Aug 2022   /

Gallery: Did you survive TECNZ’s Survivor shindig?

The Tourism Export Council of New Zealand brought the curtain down on its 2022 annual conference and tourism trade expo with a Survivor-themed party on Thursday night.


NZ wins 2023 massage conference
15 Aug 2022  

NZ wins 2023 massage conference

Up to 300 delegates are expected in Auckland next year for the Massage & Myotherapy Australia 2023 National Conference.


More than 1,200 expected at women in sport conference
11 Aug 2022   /

More than 1,200 expected at women in sport conference

The 8th IWG World Conference on Women in Sport will bring more than 1,200 in-person delegates and 500 speakers to Auckland this November.


Industry heads to Nelson for TECNZ conference, trade expo
9 Aug 2022   /

Industry heads to Nelson for TECNZ conference, trade expo

More than 260 delegates are expected at the 2022 Tourism Export Council of New Zealand Conference and Tourism Trade Expo beginning in Nelson today.


Maximum Occupancy aims for maximum impact with first major accom event of 2022
22 Jul 2022   /

Maximum Occupancy aims for maximum impact with first major accom event of 2022

After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, Maximum Occupancy relaunches in New Zealand next week with around 400 delegates expected.


BYATA welcomes Tomahawk support for 2022 conference
22 Jul 2022   /

BYATA welcomes Tomahawk support for 2022 conference

The Backpacker Youth Adventure Tourism Association conference has welcomed back Tomahawk as its gold sponsor for its 2022 conference.


Te Pae Christchurch wins large medical congress
15 Jun 2022   /

Te Pae Christchurch wins large medical congress

The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons has chosen Ōtautahi Christchurch for its Annual Scientific Congress to be held in May 2024 at Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre.


Tākina wins digital preservation conference…
14 Jun 2022   /

Tākina wins digital preservation conference…

Wellington’s Tākina Convention and Exhibition Centre will host the 2025 iPRES 21st International Conference on Digital Presentation.


…while NZICC wins pest conference worth $6.5m
14 Jun 2022   /

…while NZICC wins pest conference worth $6.5m

The New Zealand International Convention Centre will host around 2,500 pest control experts in 2026.


Registrations open for TECNZ 2022 conference
29 Apr 2022   /

Registrations open for TECNZ 2022 conference

Tourism Export Council of New Zealand has opened registrations for its annual conference, to be held 9-12 August at The Rutherford Hotel in Nelson.


FCM unveils inaugural Th!nk business travel event
12 Apr 2022   /

FCM unveils inaugural Th!nk business travel event

Travel management firm FCM has launched the inaugural Th!nk event – a first-of-its-kind hybrid forum for the travel and tourism sector.


Christchurch wins bid for digi-tech conference
6 Apr 2022   /

Christchurch wins bid for digi-tech conference

Ōtautahi will host the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education annual conference next year.


Te Papa Venues, Tākina combine under one brand
4 Apr 2022   /

Te Papa Venues, Tākina combine under one brand

Te Papa Venues and Tākina, Wellington’s new convention and exhibition centre opening in mid-2023, has officially beguns operating under one brand, Tākina Events.


Cordis Hotel to host FSC 2022 conference
31 Mar 2022   /

Cordis Hotel to host FSC 2022 conference

The Financial Services Council has launched its flagship annual conference for 2022.


For business events, red is the new lockdown
28 Jan 2022   /

For business events, red is the new lockdown

Even sub-100 delegate conferences are cancelling, despite them being allowed at red, says BEIA.


Te Pae Christchurch officially opens
17 Dec 2021   /

Te Pae Christchurch officially opens

The Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre is holding its opening ceremony today.


Auckland secures 2024 archaeology conference
14 Dec 2021  

Auckland secures 2024 archaeology conference

Auckland has won its bid to host the Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology Conference in 2024.


Te Pae secures 2023 international congress
29 Nov 2021  

Te Pae secures 2023 international congress

Christchurch has won a bid to host an international congress in 2023 for the Asia Pacific Seed Association (APSA) at the Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre.


Maximum Occupancy sets new date, mandates vaccination
15 Nov 2021   /

Maximum Occupancy sets new date, mandates vaccination

The Maximum Occupancy New Zealand event has set a new date of 1-2 March 2022 at the Kiri te Kanawa theatre, Aotea Centre, Auckland.


Auckland wins bid to host games conference
3 Nov 2021  

Auckland wins bid to host games conference

New Zealand will host the International Teaching Games for Understanding Conference for the first time in 2024.


Auckland wins 2022 engineering conference
30 Sep 2021  

Auckland wins 2022 engineering conference

Auckland has won the bid to host the International Electrical and Electronics Engineers eGrid Conference for the first time in 2022.


Industry converges on Tourism Trade Expo, TECNZ 2021
3 Aug 2021   /

Industry converges on Tourism Trade Expo, TECNZ 2021

Nearly 100 tourism suppliers are meeting the country’s inbound tour operators at the inaugural Tourism Trade Expo in Taranaki today.


Maximum Occupancy hotel event returns to NZ
9 Jul 2021   /

Maximum Occupancy hotel event returns to NZ

The Maximum Occupancy Accommodation Industry Conference will be held at the Aotea Centre in Auckland from 18-19 August.


DQ looks beyond snow lovers, targets Aus business events
15 Jun 2021   /

DQ looks beyond snow lovers, targets Aus business events

A post-lockdown domestic events strategy played a key role in driving demand within New Zealand but Australia is now the “next big frontier”.


‘We’re back, we’re ready’ – Heaphy on Chch’s business events strategy
10 Jun 2021  

‘We’re back, we’re ready’ – Heaphy on Chch’s business events strategy

ChristchurchNZ is taking a “subject-specific” approach to attracting business events to the city, says Loren Heaphy.


Inaugural IBIS conference kicks off in Queenstown
2 Jun 2021  

Inaugural IBIS conference kicks off in Queenstown

The inaugural IBIS Customer Conference 2021 opens this evening with a welcome function in Queenstown, focusing on a theme of ‘Rebuilding Together’.


TRENZ “like no other” opens to vastly altered environment
5 May 2021   /

TRENZ “like no other” opens to vastly altered environment

The event at Christchurch Town Hall returns today reshaped after missing 2020.


Trans-Tasman bubble boosts conference bookings, revenue outlook
30 Apr 2021   /

Trans-Tasman bubble boosts conference bookings, revenue outlook

Hilton Taupo expects revenue to recover to pre-pandemic levels by year-end.


Christchurch wins bid to host international AI conference
12 Feb 2021   /

Christchurch wins bid to host international AI conference

The conference would attract up to 200 computer science, psychology, robotics and design academics worldwide.


NZ Cruise conference cancelled again – aims for mid-2022
11 Feb 2021   /

NZ Cruise conference cancelled again – aims for mid-2022

NZCA chair Debbie Summers said the decision was made because of the ongoing impacts of Covid-19 on the industry.