Why New Zealand

World-leading thinking in a world-class destination.
New Zealand offers the infrastructure, ideas, and appeal for an unbeatable international conference.

Holding a conference in New Zealand brings a host of benefits.

World-class venues, from new generation purpose-built convention centres to international hotel brands, provide the excellent infrastructure and exceptional service required for smooth organisation.

The ability to tap into New Zealand’s leading knowledge hubs opens opportunities to connect with local experts, ensuring an event that delivers innovative content, value for delegates, and positive impact.

Our warm welcome, safety and stability make New Zealand a reliable choice. Our professional support, including bidding and marketing assistance, make it a smart one.

And New Zealand’s stunning scenery, unique Māori culture, and outstanding visitor experiences help to attract international delegates and provide exciting social programme and pre-and post-conference opportunities, ensuring a memorable and successful event.

How we can support your conference


Tourism New Zealand’s Business Events Team offers advice and support, bid assistance and marketing resources to help you attract and host a successful international conference.

Connecting you to our experts


Organising a conference in New Zealand? You don’t need to go it alone. We have the expertise and experience to help you every step of the way.