25 May, 2022
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Updating international market-ready New Zealand tourism operators on how they can prepare for the return of international visitors.

Registrations for TRENZ Hui 2022 Online are now open!

The theme for the event is Ready to Welcome

Event details
25 May, 1pm–4.30pm – Virtual speaker programme 
5.30pm–7.30 pm – Networking events in both Auckland and Queenstown (venues tbc) 

26 May, 9am-12.30pm – Get Ready – Workshop sessions 


TRENZ Hui Online 2022 on 25 and 26 May

The theme for the event will be ‘Ready to Welcome’. We will be providing delegates with an inspiring line up of speakers, and we will take every opportunity to maximise the potential of the online environment, to ensure interaction and thought-provoking content. We’re also looking at ways we can responsibly bring the industry together around the country – as we know, in person connection is so important.  

Exciting event programme content

We are proud to bring you an exciting event programme which will:

  • focus on the restart of tourism and look to the future 
  • provide content and inspiration to enable tourism businesses to get ready for international visitors again 
  • reconnect the industry to the ‘Destination New Zealand’ being marketed offshore 
  • provide ways for individuals to reconnect, online and in person. 

Inspiring half-day speaker programme

An inspiring half-day speaker programme will be livestreamed from Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. It will include: 

  • ​​​​​TIA Chief Executive Rebecca Ingram 
  • an update from Tourism New Zealand on their plans for FY23 and the rebuild of the industry 
  • an aviation update 
  • a keynote from MC Jehan Casinader on wellness and resilience  
  • a series of TRENZ Talks including international insights, innovation and trends, high performance teams and amazing customer experience. 

Take part in practical business workshops 

Workshops on the morning of 26 May will cover topics from how to apply trends and innovative thinking to your business, marketing and product development, reducing your footprint, making the Tiaki promise relevant to your business, gearing up your workforce and managing your revenue.

Delegates will be able to attend two workshops on the day, and you’ll have access to all eight recorded workshops after the event. 

We’ll be updating the TRENZ Hui 2022 website with more programme details, so check back regularly. 

Reconnect with industry colleagues

Networking events will take place on the evening of 25 May in both Auckland and Queenstown to give you the opportunity to reconnect with industry colleagues. 

Registration options and costs 

You have the option of attending both the online event (day one speaker programme and day two workshops) and a networking function, attending the online portion of the event only, or a networking function only. 

Registration cost 

Online event and networking event $95 + GST 

Online only  $65 + GST 

Networking event only $45 + GST 

Numbers are limited for the networking events, so register early to ensure you don’t miss out.

We look forward to seeing you at this online event in May. 


TRENZ Connect Online events

TRENZ Hui Online 2022 will follow hot on the heels of the first TRENZ Connect Online events where 316 international buyers and about 180 New Zealand sellers will connect over the next few days. As we look forward to our borders reopening, we are excited that these events will start reconnecting New Zealand operators with the international travel trade to facilitate new business. 

And work has already started on TRENZ 2023! We have grand plans to provide our industry with a fantastic platform for future business.  

For any further queries, please contact the TRENZ team on

25 May, 2022
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This event is online only