Planning a successful business event, conference or meeting is a big job, taking months or years to prepare. New Zealand Business Events managers know all about how to plan a successful event. If you're doing all of the event planning yourself, we can do the hard work for you.

Hear what organisers have to say about business events they have organised and find case studies for business events hosted in New Zealand.

Case Studies

  • The 11th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion

    The 11th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion

    Safe Communities Foundation New Zealand and the University of Otago's Injury Prevention Research Unit hosted the biennial 11th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion ('Safety 2012') conference in Wellington.

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  • The 12th World Conference on Timber Engineering

    The 12th World Conference on Timber Engineering

    The forestry industry is one of the country’s largest commercial sectors, so New Zealand was an obvious choice for The 12th World Conference on Timber Engineering.

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  • The 8th International Sheep Veterinary Congress

    The 8th International Sheep Veterinary Congress

    Sheep farming has been crucial to the development of the New Zealand economy and for 130 years it was the most important agricultural industry – when the combined income from wool and sheep meat dominated agricultural earnings until the late 1980s.

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  • UIM General Assembly

    UIM General Assembly

    The 86th UIM (Union Internationale Motonautique) General Assembly convened in Auckland in October 2013 to improve the sport of powerboat racing.

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  • The 20th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals

    The 20th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals

    A staggering 1200 delegates converged on Dunedin in December 2013 to learn about marine mammal biology and conservation, the biggest conference in the city for a decade.

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  • The 5th Global Botanic Gardens Congress

    The 5th Global Botanic Gardens Congress

    The 5th Global Botanic Gardens Congress took place in Dunedin in October 2013 to celebrate the success of botanic gardens and address sustainability concerns.

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  • The 20th Australasian Conference on Cave and Karst Management

    The 20th Australasian Conference on Cave and Karst Management

    Caving enthusiasts and experts descended on Waitomo Caves in New Zealand’s North Island for The 20th Australasian Conference on Cave and Karst Management.

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  • The Spring Seminar on Emergency Medicine 2013

    The Spring Seminar on Emergency Medicine 2013

    For the first time the Spring Seminar on Emergency Medicine was held in New Zealand when 125 delegates and their partners and children spent four days in Rotorua in September 2013.

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  • Webstock ’15

    Webstock ’15

    New Zealand’s capital city Wellington is home to a vast number of hugely successful Information and Communications Technology businesses and an ideal location for web design and development conference Webstock.

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  • The 13th ITS Asia Pacific Forum & Exhibition 2014

    The 13th ITS Asia Pacific Forum & Exhibition 2014

    The 13th ITS Asia Pacific Forum and Exhibition 2014 was a chance to discuss transportation technology in a forum held at Auckland’s expansive Aotea Centre.

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  • The 21st Annual Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council Conference

    The 21st Annual Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council Conference

    Emergency services from around Australasia were impressed by Wellington’s call to action in winning the 21st Annual Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Authorities Council (AFAC) Conference.

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  • The XXIII SCAR Biennial Meeting

    The XXIII SCAR Biennial Meeting

    The XXIII SCAR Biennial meetings and the 2014 Open Science Conference welcomed the largest gathering of Antarctic researchers ever in New Zealand

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  • Nelson shines for iMedia Brand Summit

    Nelson shines for iMedia Brand Summit

    Visitors to the iMedia Brand Summit NZ 2015 were treated to Nelson’s own brand of sun, stunning scenery and sumptuous food and wine.

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  • AHISA 2017 Biennial Conference

    AHISA 2017 Biennial Conference

    Support from Tourism New Zealand and its Conference Assistance Programme persuaded AHISA (The Association of Heads of Independent Schools of Australia) to hold its first ever conference outside of Australia.

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  • CMJA 17th Triennial Conference Day Out

    CMJA 17th Triennial Conference Day Out

    Commonwealth judges enjoyed a typically New Zealand day out in the Wairarapa region.

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  • Wellington redefines health terminology conference

    Wellington redefines health terminology conference

    Wellington has redefined the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation’s global event, taking the conference to new levels with a sold-out expo, a hackathon… and a surprising new image for its CEO.

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Enquiries

To enquire about having your business event in New Zealand please feel free to contact me.

Leonie Ashford

Leonie Ashford

Business Events Bid Manager

Wellington, New Zealand