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Local Expertise

World-leading Centres of Excellence

Surrounded by thriving agricultural land, Christchurch is host to three major tertiary institutions and a new state-of-the-art health precinct. 

This makes our city a rich learning environment across diverse fields of interest:

  • Earth sciences
  • Health sciences
  • Building and construction technology
  • Urban renewal
  • International education
  • Information technology
  • Social enterprise

Christchurch has also identified areas of global growth opportunity, called Supernodes:

  • Aerospace and future transport
  • Food, fibre and agritech
  • Health tech and resilient communities
  • High tech services

The Convention Bureau, in conjunction with the Tourism New Zealand Conference Assistance Programme, can help bring your large international conference to Christchurch. 

Why choose the Convention Bureau?

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