Find Your People
Ōtautahi Christchurch has a vast array of networks, groups and spaces which make it easier for businesses and talent to interact and connect. Whether you're looking for mentors, co-working spaces, or meet-ups, the support is here to help you or your business grow.
Christchurch has changed so much over the last five years, it's awesome. It’s the ideal spot for us to base ourselves. It’s an easy city to get around and to connect with clients all over Aotearoa. There’s an awesome network of creative organisations here to bounce ideas around with.Vincent Egan, Māui Studios
Enablers and Networks
- New Zealand Trade & Enterprise
- Callaghan Innovation
- New Zealand Food Innovation Network - FoodSouth
- University of Canterbury
- Lincoln University
- Canterbury Young Professionals
- Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce
- Ministry of Awesome
The Innovation Ecosystem Map will also direct you to other organisations who can offer services or support, depending on what you need.
See how people have connected - and thrived - in Ōtautahi Christchurch.