TIA develops and delivers a suite of valuable member and industry events, including TRENZ, the annual Tourism Summit Aotearoa and regional Discussing Tourism events. We also co-host the annual New Zealand Hotel Conference. These events help strengthen and grow the industry.

There are exciting opportunities to partner with TIA and support these events.

Event Partnership

Tourism Summit Aotearoa

Kōkiri – Go forth!

Join us for a full day of innovation, inspiration and transformation as we dive into the most important issues our industry is facing right now. We’ll unpack topics including wellbeing, workforce and 'tourism for good’ while getting the big picture download from key industry leaders. Expect lively sessions, international viewpoints and inspirational speakers throughout the day, leading into the prestigious New Zealand Tourism Awards dinner that night. 

1 September 2021


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New Zealand Tourism Awards

Showcasing and celebrating the success of our industry. Three awards for individuals are open to outstanding performers in the industry, and eight awards will recognise business excellence, industry alignment and organisations that are living the values of the Tourism Sustainability Commitment. The New Zealand Tourism Awards dinner will be held following the Tourism Summit Aotearoa on the evening of 1 September in Hamilton.

1 September


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Discussing Tourism

TIA’s Discussing Tourism events are an opportunity to discuss key issues and connect our industry with relevant and vital information. In 2021, a series of webinars as well as regional visits are being held. 
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