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This article was published on 26 January 2022

Latest updates on events sponsored and supported by Callaghan Innovation.

Numerous events have been postponed, cancelled or moved online in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Make sure you proactively check with organisers for any event you're scheduled to attend – conditions and regulations have changed, and events may be postponed or cancelled at short notice.

Below is the status of key industry events we are aware of, however, if you have questions about an event not listed, please contact the organisers in the first instance.

Angel Association NZ Summit 2021 

The Summit will proceed as planned on 8-9 February 2022. More information here.

Medcan Summit 2022

The event will proceed virtually on 10-11 February 2022. Please visit the event website for more information. 

NZ International Business Awards

Award winners will be announced on 17 February 2022. Please check out the website for more information.

Concrete NZ Conference 2021 

To be held on 17-19 February 2022. Please visit the event website for more information.

The IPANZ Public Sector Conference 2021

Postponed from 21 September, with a new date set of Tuesday 22 February 2022. Please visit the event website for more information. 

NZ Blockchain Forum - Trust, Traceability & Digital Trade

Postponed from 5 November, with a new date set for 28 February 2022. Please visit the event website for more information and to register.

Foodnomics Conference 2021

Postponed from 28-29 September, with a new date for 28 February - 1 March 2022. Please visit the event website for more information.

Southern SaaS 2021

Southern SaaS has been postponed until 23-24 March 2022. 

Electrify Aotearoa

Postponed from 17 February, with a new date set of 26 May 2022. Please visit the event website for event and registration information. 

Aquaculture NZ Annual Conference

Cancelled for 22-23 September 2021, with a new date set of 14-15 September 2022. Please visit the event website for more information.  

MaDE (Manufacturing, Design, Entrepreneurship NZ) 2021

This event has been cancelled for 2022, please check out the event website for more information.