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Past Conferences and Events

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Science, Technology, Horticulture

QuakeCoRE 2019
Nelson, 2 – 5 September 2019

The Horticulture Conference 2019
Hamilton, 31 July – 2 August 2019
www.conferences.co.nz/hortnz2019/

Crazy & Ambitious 2 
Wellington, 20 – 21 May 2019
www.crazyandambitious.co.nz/

Deep South Challenge
Auckland, 6 – 8 May 2019

NZ Institute of Physics & Physikos
Christchurch, 15 – 17 April 2019
www.confer.nz/nzip2019

NZ Trade & Industrial Waters Forum
Dunedin, 10 – 12 April 2019
www.confer.nz/iw2019/

Joint conference of NZSEE & PCEE
Auckland, 4 – 6 April 2019
www.confer.nz/pcee2019 

8th International Conference on Polar & Alpine Microbiology
Waikato, 4 – 8 February 2019
www.confer.nz/pam2019 

3rd International Conference on Wellbeing & Public Policy
Parliament, Wellington 5 – 7 September 2018
http://www.confer.nz/wellbeingandpublicpolicy2018/

Health & Safety Association NZ (HASANZ) Conference
Wellington, 6 – 7 September 2018
http://www.hasanz.org.nz

AusIMM NZ Branch Conference 2018
Tauranga, 17 – 18 September 2018
http://www.confer.nz/ausimm_nz2018/ 

IDRiM 2018, The 9th International Conference for Integrated Disaster Risk Management
UNSW, Sydney, 2 -4 October 2018
http://www.confer.nz/idrim2018

2nd Pacific Climate Change Conference
Te Papa, Wellington, 21 – 23 February 2018
http://pacificclimatechange2018.nz

1st National Mindful Leaders Conference
Wellington, 2 – 3 March 2018
https://www.confer.co.nz/mindfulleaders2018

14th Australasian Environmental Isotopes (AEIC)
Wellington, 26 – 28 March 2018
https://www.confer.co.nz/aeic2018

Industrial Waters New Zealand Conference
Auckland, 9 – 11 April 2018
https://www.confer.co.nz/iw2018

New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering
Auckland, 12 – 15 April 2018
https://www.confer.co.nz/nzsee2018

The 1st New Zealand Sustainable Development Goals Summit
VUW, Wellington, 23 April 2018
https://www.confer.co.nz/sdg2018

Allied Health, Scientific & Technical Conference
Te Papa, Wellington, 9 – 11 May 2018
http://www.confer.nz/alliedhealth2018

Electricity Engineers Association Conference & Exhibition
SKYCITY Convention Centre, Auckland, 20 – 22 June 2018
https://www.confer.co.nz/eea2018

Horticulture New Zealand
Christchurch, 23 – 25 July 2018
http://www.confer.nz/hortnz2018/

AusIMM Conference
Christchurch 10 – 13 September 2017
www.confer.co.nz/ausimm_nz2017/ 

MacDiarmid Institute ‘Advanced Materials in Nanotechnology AMN-8′
Queenstown, 12 – 16 February 2017  confer.co.nz/amn8

Industrial Waters New Zealand Conference
Palmerston North, April 2017  http://confer.co.nz/iw2017

Industrial Waters New Zealand Conference 2016
Christchurch, 19 – 22 April 2016  http://confer.co.nz/industrialwaters/
Rotorua, 21 – 24 April 2015      http://confer.co.nz/tiwf2015

New Zealand Society of Earthquake Engineers
Wellington, 27 – 29 April 2017  www.confer.co.nz/nzsee2017
Christchurch, 1 – 3 April 2016    confer.co.nz/nzsee2016
Rotorua, 9 – 12 April 2015          http://confer.co.nz/nzsee2015

National Science Challenge
Te Papa, Wellington, 8 – 10 May 2017  crazyandambitious.nz

Electricity Engineers Association Conference & Exhibition
Wellington, 20 – 23  June 2017 https://www.confer.co.nz/eea2017/
Wellington, 16 – 19  June 2016   http://confer.co.nz/eea2016/
Wellington, 24 – 26 June 2015   http://confer.co.nz/eea2015

New Zealand Institute of Physics
Dunedin      10 – 12 July 2017   http://confer.co.nz/nzip2017
Hamilton      6 – 8 July 2015  ,     http://confer.co.nz/nzip2015
Nelson         27 – 30 September 2014
Wellington  17 – 19 October 2011

Horticulture New Zealand
Tauranga, 12 – 14 July 2017 https://www.confer.co.nz/hortnz2017/
Rotorua, 27 – 29 July 2015
Wellington, 29 – 31 July 2013,
Auckland, 24 – 25 July 2012,
Rotorua, 26 – 27 July 2011,

Cawthron Institute ‘Recirculating Aquaculture Systems’
Nelson, 26 – 27 October 2016

The Australian and New Zealand Society for Magnetic Resonance
Bay of Islands, 28 November -3 December 2015

Pipfruit New Zealand
Wellington, 5 – 7 August 2015

The 16th International Conference on Harmful Algae
26 – 31 October 2014, Wellington
https://www.confer.co.nz/icha2014nz/

Magnetic Resonance in Porous Media
9 – 13 February 2014, Wellington
www.mrpm12.co.nz

NZ Wind Energy Association
14 – 16 April 2014, Wellington
20 – 22 March 2013, Wellington
2 – 4 April 2012,
11-13 April 2011, Wellington
29-30 March 2010, Palmerston North
www.windenergy.org.nz

The Future with High Speed Broadband: Opportunities for New Zealand
20 – 21 February 2012, Auckland
http://www.futurebroadband.co.nz/

Australia & NZ Micro/Nanofluidics Meeting (ANZNMF)
12 – 13 April 2012, Wellington
https://www.confer.co.nz/anznmf/

The New Zealand Climate Change Forum
10 – 11 May 2012, Wellington
30 March – 1 April 2011, Wellington
20-21 May 2009, Wellington
https://www.confer.co.nz/nzccc2012/

Asia Pacific Metrology Programme (APMP)
25 – 30 November 2012, Wellington
www.confer.co.nz/apmp2012

13th International Deep Sea Biology Symposium
3 – 7 December 2012, Wellington
https://www.confer.co.nz/dsbs2012

AMN-5 (Advanced Materials & Nano Technology)
7-11 February 2011, Wellington

SciCon
5-8 July 2010, Nelson
6-9 July 2008, Wellington

Environment Institute of Australia and NZ Conference
26-29 October 2010, Wellington

International Asian Photochemical Society
14-18 November 2010, Wellington

AusIMM New Zealand Branch Conference
21-26 November 2010, Auckland
25-28 August 2009, Queenstown
29 Aug – 6 Sept 2008, Wellington

GeoScience
23-27 November 2009, Oamaru
24-26 November 2008, Wellington

Climate and Biotic Events of the Paleogene
12 – 15 January 2009, Wellington

AMN-3 Nano Technology Conference
11-16 February 2008, Wellington

NASDAP
26 February 2008, Nelson

Carbon: Global Cycle to Regional Budget
14-15 April 2008, Wellington

Chemical Diversion
25-27 November 2008, Wellington

Greenhouse Gases from Animal Agriculture International Conference
26-29 November 2008, Christchurch

Deep Sea Coral Symposium
1-5 December 2008, Wellington

Education

SocCoN 2019
Auckland, 30 Sep – 2 October 2019
www.soccon.net.nz/2019/

Heads of Student Administration Conference 2019 (HoSA)
Wellington, 28 – 30 August 2019
www.confer.nz/hosa2019

National Association of Secondary Deputy & Assistant Principals (NASDAP)
Wellington, 7 – 9 August 2019
www.confer.nz/nasdap2019

Montessori (MANZ)
Auckland, 6 – 8 July 2019
www.confer.nz/manz2019 

iMEAN6
Wellington, 15 – 17 April 2019
www.confer.nz/imean6 

NZ Institute of Physics & Physikos
Christchurch, 15 – 17 April 2019
www.confer.nz/nzip2019

Montessori Association Aotearoa New Zealand
Napier, 7 – 9 July 2018
https://www.confer.co.nz/manz2018

School Executive Officers Association
Rotorua, 18 – 20 July 2018
https://www.confer.co.nz/seo2018

SocCon 2017
Napier, 4 – 6 October 2017
http://soccon.net.nz

Montessori Association Aotearoa New Zealand
Te Papa, Wellington, 22 – 24 April 2017
www.confer.co.nz/manz2017
Hamilton, 9 – 11 July 2016  www.confer.co.nz/manz16

School Executive Officers Association
Auckland, 11 – 15 July 2017  https://www.confer.co.nz/seo2017/
Nelson, 13 – 15 July 2016  www.confer.co.nz/seo2016
9 – 11 July 2014, Palmerston North
17 – 19 July 2013, Dunedin
26 – 29 July 2011, Rotorua
6 – 9 July 2010, Auckland
15 – 17 July 2009, Christchurch
4 – 6 July 2008, Nelson

8th International Forum on Public Relations and Advertising
Wellington, 25 – 28 January 2016  www.prad2016.com

Incredible Years in Aotearoa – Supporting Innovation, Implementation and Practice
Wellington, 1 March 2016
http://confer.co.nz/incredibleyears2016/registration/

SocCon 2015
Nelson, 27 – 30 September 2015

Australasian Human Development Association,
Wellington, 9 – 11 July 2015   http://confer.co.nz/ahda2015

The Incredible Years Conference for Parent Management Training
13 – 14 February 2012, Wellington
www.confer.co.nz/incredibleyears2012/

Australasian Association of College & University Housing Officers
24 – 27 April 2012, Wollongong, Australia

Post Secondary International Network Conference
7 – 12 October 2012, Nelson
https://www.confer.co.nz/pin2012/

National Tertiary Learning & Teaching Conference
10 – 12 October 2012, Nelson
12 – 14 October 2011, Nelson
http://www.ntltconference.ac.nz

Australasian Association of College & University Housing Officers (AACUHO)
28 – 30 April 2011

National Association Secondary Deputy & Assistant Principals’ (NASDAP)
1 – 3 June 2011, Wellington
www.confer.co.nz/nasdap2011

ChemEd
17 – 20 July 2011, Palmerston North
www.chemed2011.co.nz

4th Biennial International Conference on Task-Based Language Teaching
18-20 November 2011, Auckland
www.confer.co.nz/tblt2011

8th International Conference on Oceanic Linguistics
4 – 9 January 2010, Auckland
www.confer.co.nz/cool8

New Zealand Vocational Education and Training Research Forum
22 – 23 April 2009, Wellington

Wellington & Rimutaka Kindergarten Association 2nd Combined Teachers Conference
6 – 7 July 2009, Wellington
www.confer.co.nz/poutama09

Te Tari Puna Ora o Aotearoa NZ Childcare Association
10 – 12 July 2009, Auckland

Resource Teachers Learning Behaviour Conference
23 – 26 September 2009, Nelson

The Applied Linguistics Associations of NZ & Australia
2 – 4 December 2009, Auckland

Environmental & Clinical Measurement in Occupational Health
26 February 2009, Dubai

Reaching Forward Gifted Education
13 – 15 March, Rotorua

NZ Childcare Association Conference
11 – 13 July 2008 Christchurch

Social and Cognitive Aspects of Second Language Learning and Teaching (Linguistics Conference)
12th – 14th April 2007, University of Auckland

NZ Childcare Association Conference
6 – 8 July 2007, Bay of Islands
7 – 9 July 2006, Nelson

National Association of Secondary Deputy & Assistant Principals’ Conference
22 – 24 August 2007

NZ Education & Administration Leadership Conference
18 – 21 April 2006, Nelson

Montessori Association New Zealand
2006,  Nelson
2004,  Wellington

National Gifted and Talented Conference
2006

The Early Intervention Association Aotearoa New Zealand
2005, Nelson & Christchurch
2003, Palmerston North
1999, Nelson

School Guidance Counsellors’ Conference
2005, Napier
2003, Nelson

The 7th & 8th Early Childhood Conventions
2003, Palmerston North
1999, Nelson

Distance Education Association of New Zealand
2002, Wellington

New Zealand Principals’ Federation
2002, Wellington
1996, Nelson

Association New Zealand and Australian Medical Educators (ANZAME)
2001, Wellington

New Zealand Reading Association
2001, Nelson

New Zealand School Trustees Association
1997 – 2003, Nelson, Wanganui, Christchurch, Wellington,
Invercargill, Hamilton, Blenheim

Secondary School Executive Officers
1997, Wellington

New Zealand Association for Research in Education (NZARE)
1996, Nelson
2004  Wellington

Government & related

The Shift Aotearoa Conference (Community Housing Aotearoa)
Wellington, 5 – 7 June 2019
www.theshiftaotearoa.org/

The 2016 Conflict Resolution Conference
Wellington, 15 – 16 November 2016
www.confer.co.nz/crc

Community Housing Aotearoa
Wellington, 22 – 23 October 2015
cha-impact.co.nz

Wellington, 8 – 10 June 2017
http://cha-impact.co.nz/

Commerce Commission
Wellington, 23 – 24 July 2015
http://www.comcom2015.co.nz/

National Restorative Justice Practitioners Conference
16 – 18 May 2013, Auckland
www.confer.co.nz/rjaconf2013

Commerce Commission
17 – 18 October 2013, Wellington
confer.co.nz/comcom2013

World Ombudsman Conference
13 – 16 November 2013, Wellington
https://www.confer.co.nz/wcioi

5th Restorative Justice Aotearoa National and 3rd Restorative Practices International Annual Conferences
23 – 27 November 2011, Wellington
www.confer.co.nz/rpi-rjaconf2011/index.htm

International Conference of Information Commissioners
26 – 29 November 2007, Parliament, Wellington

New Zealand Trade and Enterprise Valencia
2007
www.confer.co.nz/nztevalencia

Pacific Cooperation Foundation Pacific Mobility Conference
29-30 June 2006 Wellington

National Gifted and Talented Conference
2006

9th Commonwealth Auditors’ General Conference
2005, Parliament, Wellington

Skill New Zealand
2002, Wellington

Ministry for the Environment
2001, Wellington

Ministry of Economic Development – Regional Development
2001, Rotorua

Broadcasting Standards Authority of New Zealand, Asia Pacific Round Table Forum
2000, Wellington

Medical

EPICOH 2019
Wellington, 29 April – 2 May 2019
www.confer.nz/epicoh2019

NZNO Perioperative Nurses Conference & Exhibition
Napier,  9 – 21 October 2017 https://www.confer.co.nz/periop2017/
Nelson, 11 – 13 October 2018 https://www.confer.co.nz/periop2018 

New Zealand Resuscitation Council Conference & Exhibition
Te Papa, Wellington, 19 – 21 April 2018
https://www.confer.co.nz/nzresus2018

New Zealand Association of Gerontology
Wellington, 15 – 17 Sept 2016
confer.co.nz/nzag2016

NZNO Perioperative Nurses Conference & Exhibition
Dunedin, 27 – 29 October 2016
confer.co.nz/periop2016

New Zealand Critical Care Nurses
Hamilton, 14 November 2016
http://confer.co.nz/nzcccn

New Zealand Resuscitation Council
Auckland, 7 – 9 April 2016
http://www.nzrc2016.co.nz

NZNO Perioperative Nurses Conference & Exhibition
Palmerston North, 24 – 26 September 2015
http://www.periop2015.co.nz/

The 24th College of Emergency Nurses New Zealand Conference
Wellington, 15 – 16 October 2015
http://cennz2015.co.nz/

SANDS
Wellington, 19 – 20 June 2015
http://www.sands.org.nz/conference.html

Critical Care Nurses
Hamilton, 9 March 2015
http://confer.co.nz/nzcccn/

NZ Society for Earthquake Engineering
Rotorua, 9 – 12 April 2015
http://confer.co.nz/nzsee2015/

Trade & Industrial Waste Forum
Rotorua, 21 – 24 April 2015
http://confer.co.nz/tiwf2015

NZNO Perioperative Nurses Conference & Exhibition
www.periop2014.co.nz
www.periop2013.co.nz
https://www.confer.co.nz/periop2012
2009
1999, Hawkes Bay
1998, Nelson

NZ Resuscitation Council
www.nzrc2014.co.nz
https://www.confer.co.nz/nzrc2012
www.confer.co.nz/nzrcconf2010

“On the Horizon” Alzheimers New Zealand Conference
6 – 8 May 2010, Wellington
www.confer.co.nz/alzheimers2010

CENNZ Emergency Nurses Conference
October 2013, Nelson
www.cennz2013.co.nz

International Fetal Medicine & Surgery Society Annual Meeting
30 March – 3 April 2012, Queenstown
https://www.confer.co.nz/ifmss2012

Nursing Network on Violence Against Women
16 – 18 February 2011, Auckland
www.confer.co.nz/nnvawi

Chemed 2011 Conference
17-20 July 2011, Palmerston North

Dietitians New Zealand
22 – 24 August 2011, Nelson
www.confer.co.nz/dietitians

NZ Orthopaedic CME Meeting
12 – 13 March 2010, Nelson
www.confer.co.nz/nzoanelson2010

Order of St John Convention
21 – 23 May 2010, Christchurch

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services
15 – 17 September 2010, Nelson

Family Planning
15 – 17 October 2010, Wellington

Compliance and Risk Management
20 May 2009, Emirates Aviation College, Dubai
www.confer.co.nz/dubai_professional

Biofeedback Society of NZ – An Introduction to Functional Neurology
6 – 7 June 2009, Nelson

New Zealand Pain Society NZPS
23 – 26 July 2009, Rotorua

28th NZNO National Division Infection Control Conference & AGM
26 – 28 August 2009, Nelson
www.confer.co.nz/icn09

New Zealand Hospital Pharmacists’ Association
11 – 13 September 2009, Nelson

68th Scientific Meeting of the Australian & New Zealand Burns Assoc
22 – 25 September 2009, Wellington
www.confer.co.nz/anzba09

ANZSOM
2 – 4 October 2009, Napier

New Zealand Association of Gerontology and Age Concern New Zealand Conference
7 – 9 October 2009, Wellington
www.confer.co.nz/ageing2009

New Zealand Pain Society NZPS
12 – 15 March 2008 Auckland

Occupational Medicine Research Colloquium
22 April 2008, Emirates Aviation College, Dubai
www.confer.co.nz/middleeastresearch

Quality/ISO Accreditation/Evidence-based Occupational Medicine Practice
23 April 2008, Dubai

Biofeedback Society of NZ Richard Gevirtz Workshops
14 – 15 June 2008, Auckland
21 – 22 June, 2008 Christchurch
www.confer.co.nz/biofeedback

NZNO Nurses for Children & Young People
29 October 2008, Paihia, Bay of Islands

Paediatrics Society
29 – 31 October 2008, Paihia, Bay of Islands
New Zealand Pain Society NZPS
17 – 19 August 2007, Palmerston North

Alzheimers National Conference
26 – 28 April 2007, Wellington

Radius Healthcare Group Conference
9th – 12th May 2007, Auckland

St John Convention
16 – 20 May 2007, Wellington

Aviation Medical Society – New Zealand
16 – 19 August 2007, Queenstown

New Zealand HealthCare Pharmacists’ Association Conference
28 – 30 September 2007, Wellington

“Mental health and substance abuse in the workplace”
September 2007, Dubai

“People at Work – Working at People”
2007, Dubai

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians
20 – 22 September 2006, Queenstown

Nurses for Children & Young People Aotearoa
31 October 2006, Nelson

Paediatric Society of New Zealand (PSNZ)
31 October – 3 November 2006, Nelson

Radius Healthcare Group Conference
2006, Napier

New Zealand Anaesthesia Education Committee
14 – 17 September 2005, Nelson

Royal College of Gynaecologists & Obstetricians
19 – 22 October 2005, Nelson

New Zealand Association of Orthodontists
2003, Wellington

Association New Zealand and Australian Medical Educators (ANZAME)
2001, Wellington

The New Zealand Council of Homoeopaths
2001 Nelson

Royal Australasian College of General Surgeons
1999 Nelson

Royal Australasian College of Physicians
1998 Nelson

New Zealand Gastroenterology
1996 Nelson

Professional

QuakeCoRE 2019
Nelson, 2 – 5 September 2019

Heads of Student Administration Conference 2019 (HoSA)
Wellington, 28 – 30 August 2019
www.confer.nz/hosa2019

Electricity Engineers Association (EEA)
Auckland, 25 – 27 June 2019
www.confer.nz/eea2019/ 

EPICOH 2019
Wellington, 29 April – 2 May 2019
www.confer.nz/epicoh2019

Trade & Industrial Waste Forum
21 – 23 March 2014, Hamilton
8 – 10 August 2012, Wellington
10-12 August 2011, Napier
https://www.confer.co.nz/tiwf/

Electricty Engineers’ Association
18 – 20 June 2014, Auckland
19 – 21 June 2013, Auckland
20 – 22 June 2012, Auckland
23 – 24 June 2011, Auckland
17 – 18 June 2010, Christchurch
www.confer.co.nz/eea

NetHui 2013
8 – 10 July 2013, Wellington
http://nethui.org.nz/2013
11 – 13 July 2012, Auckland
29 June – 1 July 2011, Auckland
http://nethui.org.nz

Association of Administrative Professionals New Zealand
2 – 4 August 2013, Palmerston North
http://www.aapnz.org.nz

Human Resources Institute New Zealand
19 – 21 August 2013, Wellington
http://www.hrinz.org.nz/

CIGRE Symposium
13 – 21 September 2013, Auckland
http://www.cigre.org/Events/Symposia/Symposia-2013

Victory Village Forum – A national event about local development
27 – 29 July 2011, Nelson
www.confer.co.nz/victoryforum

New Zealand Applied Business Education Conference
10 – 12 October 2011, Nelson
www.confer.co.nz/nzabe

New Zealand Guild of Food Writers
3 – 5 November 2011, Nelson
www.confer.co.nz/nzfwg

Australasian Facilitators Network Conference
25 – 27 November 2009, Nelson

Reunions

Waimea School Reunion
2007, Nelson

Napier School Reunion
2005, Nelson

Central School 125th Reunion

Nelson Hospital School of Nursing

Other

iMEAN6
Wellington, 15 – 17 April 2019
www.confer.nz/imean6 

Oi You! Urban Art Exhibition
September – October 2011, Nelson
www.streetart.co.nz

Extended Disc World Meeting December
2007, Nelson & Abel Tasman National Park

Residential Villages Annual Conference
28 – 30 May 2007, Wellington

WOMAD Charter packages for Nelson music lovers!
16 – 19 March 2007, Taranaki

The Chartered Clubs of New Zealand Incorporated
2000 Nelson, Accommodation and Functions

Taku Wana – The Enduring Spirit
An epic musical celebration of the Nelson-Marlborough region
1998, Nelson

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