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BUYERS

WHY TRENZ?


Connect and grow with New Zealand’s $35 billion tourism industry.

TRENZ is your window into New Zealand’s valuable and inspiring industry. A place to connect, discover new experiences and secure contracts with the best tourism operators New Zealand has to offer. Over 300 New Zealand Seller companies attend, representing a diverse range of sectors including accommodation, adventure activities, attractions, Maori cultural experiences, food and beverage, tours, luxury, travel, transport and more.

Come and join us for our annual four day, business-to-business travel and trade event which attracts over 1500 delegates.

It’s the place you need to be.


Connect

Engage with 300 of New Zealand’s leading tourism operators

Discover

Increase your product knowledge and learn about new products and Sellers

Experience

Explore New Zealand’s food, wine, people and culture

host region


In 2018, TRENZ will be hosted in Dunedin, New Zealand, in partnership with Southland and Waitaki. This is the first time TRENZ will be held in Dunedin, so it is not to be missed!

The rugged coastline is home to unique wildlife while the great outdoors offers a natural playground with a myriad of activities available. Immerse yourself in our rich legacy of heritage buildings in our towns and cities or enjoy our fresh products of the land and sea at festivals, local farmers market, cafes, restaurants, bars, and vineyards. Welcome, to the heart of the South.


Packages & Passes for Buyers


Accomodation

All Buyers will receive four nights of accommodation with our Official Accommodation Providers, checking in Monday 7 May and checking out Friday 11 May 2018.

Flights

Air New Zealand, Premier Sponsor of TRENZ will provide international Economy flights to New Zealand for selected Buyers. Qualifying Buyers will receive booking information, options to upgrade and full terms and conditions from your local Air New Zealand representative.

 

Apointments:

A 15 minute meeting that can be prescheduled prior to TRENZ or can be scheduled during the event.

International Buyer

 

Based overseas and purchasing New Zealand product, you will have an appointment schedule of up to 51 appointments. You must attend the full TRENZ programme

Appointments
51

up to 51
appointments available

Includes:

— One Welcome Function ticket
— One Farewell Function ticket
— TRENZ Activity Afternoon registration
— All catering at the event
— 4 nights’ accommodation
— Transfers from hotels to venue
— Registration can't be shared between delegates at the event

$1,070
GST Excl
New Zealand Buyer

(TIA Member)

Based in New Zealand and purchasing New Zealand product, you will have an appointment schedule of up to 51 appointments. You must attend the full TRENZ programme

Appointments
51

up to 51
appointments available

Includes:

— One Welcome Function ticket
— One Farewell Function ticket
— TRENZ Activity Afternoon registration
— All catering at the event
— 4 nights’ accommodation
— Transfers from hotels to venue
— Registration can't be shared between delegates at the event

$1,070
GST Excl
New Zealand Buyer

(Non TIA Member)

Based in New Zealand and purchasing New Zealand product, you will have an appointment schedule of up to 51 appointments. You must attend the full TRENZ programme

Appointments
51

up to 51
appointments available

Includes:

— One Welcome Function ticket
— One Farewell Function ticket
— TRENZ Activity Afternoon registration
— All catering at the event
— 4 nights’ accommodation
— Transfers from hotels to venue
— Registration can't be shared between delegates at the event

$1,610
GST Excl

APPLY

TRENZ is an invitation only event. You will be able to apply below using the details in your invitation.
Applications open now

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Key Dates & Information


For those of you joining us in 2018, there are plenty of key dates to be aware of leading up to the big event. Here are some of the most important to mark in your calendar as the countdown to TRENZ begins.

New Zealand & International Buyer applications open 22 November 2017


22 November 2017: New Zealand Buyer applications open

N.B. New Zealand Buyers will be advised of their application outcome in mid-January 2018.

22 November 2017: International Buyer invitations sent out and applications open

N.B. International Buyers will be advised of their application outcome within two weeks of applying to attend TRENZ.

19 December 2017: New Zealand Buyer applications close


17 January 2018: International Buyer applications close


31 January 2018: My TRENZ Zone open for Buyers


31 January 2018: Full and final payment due ( by 5.00pm NZT)

N.B. 50% cancellation fee applies (from 5.01pm NZT).


8 February 2018: Appointment requests open (request the Sellers you want to meet with)


7 March 2018: 100% cancellation fee applies (from 5.01pm NZT)


Mid-March 2018: TRENZ Activity Afternoon registration opens in My TRENZ Zone


Late March 2018: Accommodation booking confirmation is available in My TRENZ Zone


28 March 2018: Appointment requests close


5 April 2018: Appointment scheduling opens (review your appointment schedule and fill any remaining meeting spaces)


23 April 2018: Delegates can no longer cancel appointments from this date

N.B. You can continue to schedule appointments up until and throughout TRENZ until the last appointment on 10 May 2018.




TRENZ 2018 will take place from Monday 7 May until Thursday 10 May.

TRENZ PROGRAMME

The interactive 2018 programme includes:

Up to 51 business focused, one-on-one appointments between Buyers and Sellers

Industry sessions with the Media Programme presentations

Networking functions including the Welcome Function, TRENZ Bar and Farewell Function

TRENZ Activity Afternoon (experience exciting local tourism products first hand)


5.30pm – 7.30pm Welcome Function
8.00pmSuggested time for non-official functions to commence
8.00amVenue opens
8.30am – 10.45am7 delegate appointments
9.00am – 10.45amMedia Programme presentations
* these run concurrently with appointments and delegates are welcome to attend if they have a free appointment slot
10.45am – 11.10amMorning Tea
11.10am – 1.05pm6 delegate appointments
1.10pm – 2.40pmLunch
2.45pm – 4.40pm6 delegate appointments
4.45pm – 6.45pmTRENZ Bar
7.15pmSuggested time for non-official functions to commence
8.00amVenue opens
8.30am – 10.45am7 delegate appointments
9.00am – 10.45amMedia Programme Presentations
*these run concurrently with appointments and delegates are welcome to attend if they have a free appointment slot
10.45am – 11.10amMorning Tea
11.10am – 1.25pm7 delegate appointments
1.30pm – 5.30pmTRENZ Activity Afternoon for all delegates
6.00pmSuggested time for non-official functions to commence
8.00amVenue opens
8.30am – 10.45am7 delegate appointments
9.00am – 10.45amMedia Programme presentations
*these run concurrently with appointments and delegates are welcome to attend if they have a free appointment slot
10.45am – 11.10amMorning Tea
11.10am – 1.05pm6 delegate appointments
1.10pm – 2.40pmLunch
2.45pm – 4.20pm5 delegate appointments
7.00pm – 12.00amFarewell Function


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Enquire to attend TRENZ

Please fill in the below enquiry form if you’re interested in attending TRENZ but have not received an invitation.

A member of the Tourism Industry Aotearoa Events Team will contact you.


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