Press releases

CINZ regularly distributes press releases regarding the many activities of our association, the New Zealand conference industry and our Members.
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Antarctic pioneer Margaret Bradshaw honoured at International Antarctic Centre
Antarctic pioneer Margaret Bradshaw honoured at International Antarctic Centre
In Antarctica a mountain was named after her. Nearly a quarter of a century later in Christchurch, the International Antarctic Centre (IAC) was named in her honour.
05-Dec-2019

Exhibitors set to launch new experiences at CINZ MEETINGS 2020
Exhibitors set to launch new experiences at CINZ MEETINGS 2020
Next year’s 24th CINZ MEETINGS, run by Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) is set to be a launch pad for New Zealand’s latest experiences and new venues.
05-Dec-2019

CINZ appoints new Chief Executive
CINZ appoints new Chief Executive
Lisa Hopkins has been appointed the new Chief Executive of Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ).
02-Dec-2019

Charter Service Announced Between Korea and the South Island
Charter Service Announced Between Korea and the South Island
Korea’s national airline has announced a new direct seasonal charter programme between Seoul and Christchurch this summer.
25-Nov-2019

Share your ‘Real Journeys moment’ and be in to win
Share your ‘Real Journeys moment’ and be in to win
Share your ‘Real Journeys moment’ on Instagram or Facebook this summer for a chance to win a $250 Real Journeys voucher every week from now until the end of March.
18-Nov-2019

American Airlines to Turbocharge Tourism Value via South Island
American Airlines to Turbocharge Tourism Value via South Island
Christchurch Airport predicts just announced direct flights between Christchurch and Los Angeles will turbocharge tourism value to New Zealand.
04-Nov-2019

CINZ elects new Platinum board members
CINZ elects new Platinum board members
Two members have been elected in the Platinum category of the Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) board following its Annual General Meeting in Queenstown on Wednesday 30 October.
04-Nov-2019

Sustainability high on the CINZ Conference agenda in Queenstown
Sustainability high on the CINZ Conference agenda in Queenstown
Sustainability is top of mind for delegates and organisers at the CINZ Annual Conference, which was opened by Associate Tourism Minister Hon Peeni Henare in Queenstown today
04-Nov-2019

Tracey Thomas receives CINZ Outstanding Contributor Award
Tracey Thomas receives CINZ Outstanding Contributor Award
Tracey Thomas from Conference Innovators, a leading and long-standing professional conference organiser in New Zealand, has received the 2019 Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) Outstanding
04-Nov-2019

Henley Hotel Celebrates Milestone, Awards & New General Manager
Henley Hotel Celebrates Milestone, Awards & New General Manager
With hospitality experience in Vietnam, Turkey, The Philippines, Fiji, Italy, India, The Caribbean and United Kingdom, Nick Juett, the new General Manager at Henly Hotel in Cambridge understands int
25-Oct-2019

The George Recognised with World Travel Awards
The George Recognised with World Travel Awards
The George has once again been named the prestigious title of New Zealand's Leading Boutique Hotel at the 2019 World Travel Awards.
24-Oct-2019

Introducing Vokali; new DMC brand for New Zealand ITO
Introducing Vokali; new DMC brand for New Zealand ITO
One of New Zealand’s longstanding family-owned tourism companies has announced the establishment of a new brand, Vokali, to focus on its growing number of event and incentive clients and enquiries.
21-Oct-2019

Humanoid Robots in Christchurch
Humanoid Robots in Christchurch
Humanoid robots are in the spotlight in Christchurch. Christchurch Airport has added robot Pepper to its study of disruptive technologies, alongside the Autonomous Smart Shuttle and Virtual Reality
14-Oct-2019

Inspirational speakers line up for CINZ Conference 2019 in Queenstown
Inspirational speakers line up for CINZ Conference 2019 in Queenstown
Four more speakers have been announced for the 43rd Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) annual conference to be held in Queenstown later this month.
14-Oct-2019

NZ industry seeks quotes for Business Events Research Programme
NZ industry seeks quotes for Business Events Research Programme
A business events industry working group led by Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) has released a Request for Quote (RFQ) for the Business Events Research Programme (BERP) contract opportu
30-Sep-2019

Real Journeys 2019 Cruise-for-a-Cause raises a record $80,000
Real Journeys 2019 Cruise-for-a-Cause raises a record $80,000
Real Journeys 2019 Cruise-for-a-Cause raises a record $80,000 for Dunedin’s Wildlife Hospital and Queenstown’s Baskets of Blessing.
24-Sep-2019

Real Journeys Cruise For-A-Cause Raises $53,220 To Help Feed Those in Need
Real Journeys Cruise For-A-Cause Raises $53,220 To Help Feed Those in Need
This year’s Cruise-for-a-Cause to Doubtful Sound has raised a record $53,220 for Queenstown community support group ‘Baskets of Blessing/Let’s Eat’.
13-Sep-2019

Sue Sullivan leaving CINZ after five years as Chief Executive
Sue Sullivan leaving CINZ after five years as Chief Executive
Sue Sullivan has resigned as Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) Chief Executive.
11-Sep-2019

Work to start on Wellington’s Convention and Exhibition Centre
Work to start on Wellington’s Convention and Exhibition Centre
The ground has been broken for the Wellington Convention and Exhibition Centre, a first-of-its-kind building for the country which will lead the way for resilience and sustainability.
28-Aug-2019

CINZ announces MEETINGS’ return to Ōtautahi Christchurch in 2021
CINZ announces MEETINGS’ return to Ōtautahi Christchurch in 2021
New Zealand’s premier annual business events showcase, CINZ MEETINGS 2021 will be held in Ōtautahi Christchurch for the first time in 13 years.
27-Aug-2019

New Zealand impresses as world-class business events destination
New Zealand impresses as world-class business events destination
New venues, technology, activities, and sustainability initiatives were all hot topics of discussion for delegates this week at New Zealand’s largest business events tradeshow, CINZ MEETINGS.
30-May-2019

EventsAIR Launches Industry’s Most Advanced Learning Platform at IMEX
EventsAIR Launches Industry’s Most Advanced Learning Platform at IMEX
The EventsAIR team will launch the Fast Track training program at the global meeting industry’s premier event, IMEX in Frankfurt today.
21-May-2019

Auckland wins bid to host major international education conference
Auckland wins bid to host major international education conference
International education policy-makers, practitioners and experts from around the world will descend on Auckland in 2021 for the Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE) Annual Con
29-Mar-2018

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