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2020 New Zealand Symposium – postponed

Our 2020 NZ Symposium (planned for 12-13 May in Auckland) has been postponed for now.

We look forward to sharing all the knowledge and excellent sessions prepped for the Symposium later in the year. New dates will be announced once confirmed.

For more information in the meantime, do reach out to us at info@iap2.org.au.

Sponsorship opportunities

Are you looking to engage with over 12,000 of Australia’s best and brightest engagement professionals?

Do you want to have your brand associated with best practice in community and stakeholder engagement?

As a sponsor of the New Zealand symposium, you can gain access to IAP2 Australasia’s rapidly growing network of enthusiastic and committed professionals who are increasingly becoming the key influencers and decision makers in government, business and industry.

View the symposium sponsorship opportunities

Call for abstracts

The call for abstracts has now closed.

Abstracts are currently being reviewed by the Symposium working group, and authors will be notified of the outcome in mid to late March.

More information

Thank you to our sponsors

Bang the Table

Principle Sponsor

Bang the Table is the leader in online community engagement. Our platform, EngagementHQ, was built by practitioners who are passionate about empowering organisations to activate their communities. EngagementHQ provides robust tools that reach, inform and involve residents in key policy decisions.

Just Add Lime

Sustainability Sponsor

No matter what we are doing, our work impacts people and communities. By understanding their aspirations and drivers, we integrate with the communities that we work alongside; building resilience and delivering better project outcomes.

At Just Add Lime, a sustainability ethos guides the decisions we take as a business and as individuals. We work together with you, adding new elements to your mix – making ordinary, extraordinary.


Coffee Hub Sponsor

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they’re our communities too. We’re designers, engineers, planners, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe. You’ll find us in 17 locations throughout New Zealand and a further 350 around the world. Visit stantec.com/newzealand