TECNZ Inbound Event

The Board of the Tourism Export Council of New Zealand (TECNZ) is holding an Inbound event in Christchurch on Tuesday 25 June 2024. An update will be provided and an opportunity for an open forum, followed by networking.

Date: 25th June 2024

Location: Christchurch

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Kiwi Link India 2024

Kiwi Link India 2024 provides a unique opportunity for representatives of the New Zealand tourism industry to educate and establish business relationships with key product managers and front line travel sellers from India.

This event is followed by Kiwi Link South East Asia. Please refer to the event page for more information.

Date: 10 – 12 July 2024

Location: Mumbai, India

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Kiwi Link South East Asia 2024

Kiwi Link South East Asia 2024 provides a unique opportunity for representatives of the New Zealand tourism industry to educate and establish business relationships with key travel sellers from throughout South East Asia.

Date: 15 & 16 July 2024

Location: Malaysia

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Tourism Export Council of New Zealand Annual Conference 2024

The conference is hosted in a NZ region each year and offers 300 delegates the chance to hear the latest industry insights from compelling speakers and networking opportunities.

"Navigating the New Frontier"

Date: 6-9 August 2024

Location: Invercargill, New Zealand

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Regarded as one of NZ’s premier tourism events, the annual BYATA conference promises an unforgettable experience and offers the opportunity to engage with and learn more about NZ’s youth and adventure sector. Don't miss this opportunity!

Date: August 19-20, 2024

Location: Taupō

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Road to 2030


For the third year, Development West Coast, in association with industry stakeholders, is bringing the region's tourism whānau together again to promote, connect and celebrate West Coast tourism. This year's hui, titled "On the Road to 2030”, will focus on creating a regenerative tourism economy to protect our rohe, enhance our whenua, and benefit our community now and in the future.

Date: Friday 6th September 2024

Location: Shantytown, Greymouth

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IMEX America 2024

IMEX America is the largest trade show in the US for the global meetings, events and incentive travel industry.

Join us in representing the New Zealand business events and tourism industry to create meaningful connections and do business with other industry decision makers.

IMEX America is an annual third-party business events tradeshow that provides a unique opportunity for New Zealand Accommodation providers, Airlines, Destination marketing companies (DMCs), Regional convention bureaus (RCBs), Regional tourism organisations (RTOs) and Venues to establish new and reinforce existing business relationships with industry partners and clients from the Americas and the rest of the world. IMEX America includes one-on-one meetings with partners from every sector of the meetings industry as well as offering networking opportunities at official event functions.

Date: 08 – 10 October 2024

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada

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Tourism Summit Aotearoa - Tourism Industry Aotearoa

Join industry leaders and influencers at Tourism Summit Aotearoa 2024. 

Widely regarded as tourism’s must-attend thought leadership event, Tourism Summit Aotearoa is a key event on the annual tourism calendar, bringing together more than 300 business and industry leaders from around New Zealand. 

The theme for this year's Summit is Visitor Experience (VX) in a Changing World. 

Date: Wednesday 6 November 2024

Location: Cordis Auckland

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2024 TECNZ Xmas Symposium

TECNZ's annual Xmas Symposium will be happening on the 4th of December 2024.

The TECNZ Xmas Symposium is the last annual tourism event to engage with NZ-based ITOs around an education afternoon forum and Christmas drinks. It is a sought after event for suppliers, destinations and ITOs to engage in a festive and casual way and a great way to make new introductions.

The Tourism Export Council of New Zealand (TECNZ) is a trade association representing the interests of inbound tourism for over 45 years.

A key role is to advocate for the New Zealand inbound tourism industry and tourism industry operators.

Date: 4 December 2024

Location: TBC

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