The 2017 HiNZ Conference runs for three days from Wednesday 1 November to Friday 3 November, and it includes the one-day NZ Nursing Informatics Conference (NZNI-17) on Thursday 2 November. There are optional workshops prior to the conference.
- Optional workshops & exhibition pack in: Tuesday 31 October
- Conference days: 1-3 November
- Welcome function at Energy Events Centre: Wednesday evening 1 November
- Networking dinner at Skyline: Thursday evening 2 November
- Conference closes at 2pm on Friday 3 November
CALL FOR PAPERS
The submissions deadline is 16 June. Read more about HiNZ submissions or NZNI submissions. Sign up for our free HiNZ eNewsletter to ensure you get all important announcements.
The entry deadline is 16 June. Read more about entry guidelines for the clinicians' challenge. Sign up for our free HiNZ eNewsletter to ensure you get all important announcements.
View preliminary programme. Read more about the conference programme. Sign up for our free HiNZ eNewsletter to ensure you get all important announcements.
Register now. SuperSaver discounts close on 18 August. Sign up for our free HiNZ eNewsletter to ensure you get all important announcements. Read more about registration options.
SCHOLARSHIPS & VOLUNTEERS
HiNZ members currently working as a nurse or allied health professional are eligible to apply for a 3-day conference scholarship worth $1,398. Alternatively, we also accept applications for volunteers to assist the event organisers in return for a free registration.
VENUE & ACOMMODATION
The conference will be held at the modern and spacious Energy Events Centre in Rotorua. Book your hotel accommodation early, before the HiNZ discounted rooms sell out. Read more about hotel options.
EXHIBITION & SPONSORSHIP
This year will be a networking extravaganza with social events, interactive sessions and three days of exhibition hall activity. Booth space sold out at the past three HiNZ conferences so don't delay. View photographs of the 2016 HiNZ Conference. Read more about the exhibition & sponsorship options. To find out what booths and sponsorships are still available email Kim.
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We record webcasts of most sessions during the conference.
Never seen a webcast? Click here to see short clips from the 2015 conference. To watch the full presentations you need to join HiNZ. Read more about the HiNZ webcast library.
Become a HiNZ member and you automatically receive access to over 300 presentations in our webcast library. You have the option to pay by credit card (Visa or Mastercard) or to request an invoice ('Bill Me' payment option). It is only $189 for a one year membership. Find out more about HiNZ member benefits.
VIEW INTERVIEWS WITH SPEAKERS
During the 2016 HiNZ Conference, the team from Mobile Health interviewed keynote speakers about their presentations. These interviews are now available for anyone to view, for free, via YouTube. View the free video interviews.
The 2016 HiNZ Conference was endorsed by The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP) and the College of Nurses Aotearoa (NZ) Inc. We will apply for the 2017 conference to be endorsed after the programme is finalised.