Event Details

Join us for the next After 5! Networking event in New Zealand hosted in conjunction with EVANZ, at the Te Pae Convention Centre, from 5.30 pm – 7.30 pm, wih Guest Speakers Danielle Thompson CPA, Director of Business Services at The Te Pae Convention Centre, and Caroline Harvie-Teare, Chief Executive at Venues Ōtautahi.

After 5! Networking events are FREE for all VMA and EVANZ Members and their invited guests. This is a brilliant opportunity for you and your guests to come together to maintain and develop new venue industry connections, so don't miss out!

Not a financial VMA Member, please contact Amanda Jamieson on (07) 5575 9185 or membership@vma.org.au to secure your attendance.


  • Caroline Harvie-Teare (Chief Executive at Venues Ōtautahi)

    Caroline Harvie-Teare

    Chief Executive at Venues Ōtautahi

  • Danielle Thompson (Director of Business Services at ASM Global - Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre)

    Danielle Thompson

    Director of Business Services at ASM Global - Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre

Host Venue

Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre is a world-class convention and exhibition center located in Christchurch, New Zealand. It is situated in the heart of the city, adjacent to the Ōtākaro Avon River and Victoria Square. Te Pae, which means "gathering place" in the Māori language, opened its doors to the public in October 2020.

The convention center is designed to host a wide range of events, including international conferences, exhibitions, gala dinners, meetings, and concerts. It features a flexible floor plan with over 28,000 square meters of event space spread across multiple levels. The facility offers state-of-the-art technology and modern amenities to cater to the needs of event organizers and attendees.


Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre

Oxford Terrace 188
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand

If you have any questions please contact Amanda Jamieson

Contact Organizer

+61 409225203

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