For the first time in 14 years, MEETINGS will be moving to the South Island and is being held in the thriving centre of Ōtautahi Christchurch. Join us at the stunning brand-new Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre from 15 – 16 June 2022.
If it is your role to organize conferences, events, executive retreats, incentive travel programmes or any type of business event this is an event you don’t want to miss. You will be inspired as you discover, experience and connect with the best in the business.
Connect with over 150 exhibitors and uncover New Zealand’s leading destinations, venues, hotels, activities, and experiences. With many of our over 150 exhibitors at MEETINGS for the first time, the show floor will be buzzing with activity, and creative energy from across New Zealand.
Your Hosted Buyer experience is completely COMPLIMENTARY. You will receive a personalised diary of appointments with your choice of exhibitors as well air travel, accommodation, transfers, and registration. Participate in our popular networking events, including the MEETINGS Welcome Function, Opening Ceremony, and the extraordinary Gala Celebration, whilst receiving our warm manaakitanga (hospitality). You will also be inspired at our Celebrity Speakers Showcase, Tourism New Zealand Regional Showcase and professional development sessions.
Australian Hosted Buyers can choose to participate and experience one of ten of New Zealand’s fabulous regions, on a pre-famil programme. You will arrive the weekend prior to MEETINGS 2022 (11-13 June) and explore the region which best fits your business! Pre-familiarisation destination choices include host-city Christchurch, Northland, Auckland, Waikato, Rotorua, Hawke’s Bay, Wellington, Marlborough, Queenstown, and Dunedin.
Ōtautahi Christchurch, as host city is offering a weekend famil giving Australian and New Zealand Hosted Buyers a deep dive into the city and surrounding regions.
You also have the option to Stay On and Discover More. In partnership with Air New Zealand, we are offering the option to extend your stay to explore 18 regions at their leisure. Thanks to Air New Zealand, we can offer date flexibility with trans-Tasman travel to assist with this extension.
This is the MUST ATTEND event for 2022.
Hosted Buyer applications close: 14 April 2022. A limited number of spaces are available.