2024 annual Conference

Aviation Conference 2024

Mark your calendars for the pre-eminent commercial operator aviation event of the year, held annually in New Zealand.

This AIANZ Conference promises to be an immersive experience, offering invaluable insights, networking opportunities, and expert-led discussions that shape the future of aviation.

Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre, Sunday 25 to Tuesday 27 August 2024.

Meet Influential Figures: The AIANZ Conference is a rare chance for commercial operators to interact directly with the Minister of Transport and the Director of the Civil Aviation Authority. Don’t miss this opportunity to engage with key decision-makers and share your insights on improving aviation practices.

Stay Ahead of Regulations: With the new Civil Aviation Act set to come into force by 2025, attending the 2024 AIANZ Conference is crucial for staying informed about upcoming regulatory changes. Join discussions with fellow operators to strategize and adapt to new requirements collectively.

Harness Collective Wisdom: At AIANZ, we believe in the power of collective wisdom. By participating in our conference, you’ll have access to a wealth of industry expertise and insights. Together, we can navigate challenges and seize opportunities for the greater good of the aviation community. Don’t miss out on this unparalleled opportunity to connect, learn, and shape the future of aviation.

Delegate registrations are now open with early bird pricing until 15 July 2024.

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Safety Manager’s Workshop – 27 August

Join us for a transformative experience at the Safety Managers Workshop: Enhancing Safety through Peer Support Networks.

Te Pae Convention Centre, Christchurch, 27 August 2024, 09:00 – 16:45

This workshop is designed to empower Safety Managers with the knowledge and tools needed to foster a culture of safety through peer collaboration and shared experiences.

Please note: Booking for the conference alone does not include admission to the workshop. To attend the Safety Manager’s Workshop, you must purchase an individual ticket separately.

Book for Safety Manager's Workshop here

Delegate Registrations – now open

Join us at the forefront of aviation excellence in New Zealand! The 2024 Conference is designed to inspire the next generation of aviators and industry professionals alike, promising unparalleled networking opportunities, cutting-edge insights, and visionary discussions. 

Seize the rare opportunity to directly interact with influential figures like the Minister of Transport and the Director of the Civil Aviation Authority. With the impending implementation of the new Civil Aviation Act, staying informed about regulatory changes is crucial for industry operators.

By attending the 2024 conference, you’ll not only stay ahead of the curve but also engage in critical workshops and vital discussions with peers to collectively strategise and adapt. Embrace the power of collective wisdom as we come together to ensure the advancement of the aviation community in New Zealand.

Book your place today!

Sponsor and Trade Exhibitor Prospectus

We are now bookings for 32 exhibitor spaces, which will be allocated upon receipt of full payment. This prospectus is for potential sponsors and trade exhibitors who wish to lend their support to this national aviation event. We would like to acknowledge the importance that your involvement will make to AIANZ members and to the success of the conference itself.

For further information please contact:
Stefanie Dixon, Office Administrator, here or phone +64 (0) 4 472 2707

Click here to download the prospectus

Conference Accommodation Options

We have secured preferential rates for our delegates at two premium hotels in Christchurch.

There are a limited number available so ensure you book your accommodation at the same time as your event tickets!

Crowne Plaza (pictured on the left) directly next to Te Pae
$269 per room – use this link to book

Distinction Hotel – 7-minute walk from Te Pae
Prices start from $199 – $254 – use this link to book

To discuss your options, contact Stefanie Dixon here.

About Te Pae

The spectacular indoor exhibition spaces at Te Pae provide the perfect opportunity to showcase products and services in the Aviation Industry to a large captive audience over two days.

Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre is the first of New Zealand’s new generation convention centres, an international standard venue that showcases the very best of New Zealand.

Located in the thriving centre of the South Island’s largest city – close to Christchurch International Airport – Te Pae Christchurch is ideally positioned to allow guests and delegates to enjoy a unique and authentic experience of the city and the wider region.

Click here to download the prospectus
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