Te Pae Christchurch

Exhibitor registrations open for MEETINGS 2022 in Te Pae Christchurch

Business Events Industry Aotearoa (BEIA) is inviting exhibitor registrations for MEETINGS 2022, New Zealand’s only national tradeshow for the business events industry. The event is set to take place, 15-16 June 2022, in Ōtautahi Christchurch, at the newly built Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre. Lisa Hopkins, chief executive of BEIA, said: “Being in Ōtautahi Christchurch next year will add a v...

Te Pae Christchurch announces art installation ahead of opening

Te Pae Christchurch Convention and Exhibition Centre, New Zealand, is to install a new artwork by Lonnie Hutchinson, named ‘Hana’, for their opening later in 2021. The three koru-shaped, chandelier-like installations are made of 11,000 glass and acrylic beads and have a combined weight of just over one tonne. Lonnie Hutchinson stated: “Hana means to illuminate or brighten. The work has been inspir...

Te Pae Christchurch to provide a March pop-up a taster for clients

Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre in New Zealand is launching a ‘Taste of Te Pae’ pop-up this month to showcase the venue to prospective clients ahead of the new Centre’s proposed opening later this year. Launching on 17 March, the activation hub will operate for eight weeks until 15 May. Te Pae Christchurch general manager Ross Steele said the pop-up had been developed, in part, in response t...