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We welcome our guests

tourism operators, travel buyers and media to spend four days under one roof.

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Rotorua 17 - 20 May 2015

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The TRENZ Experience

Travellers love new zealand, and trenz showcases the country's best experiences. we invite you to taste the
new zealand experience with delegates at trenz.

Exhibitors and Buyers connect over targeted 15-minute business-focused appointments, allowing delegates to renew and build business relationships. Travel media take the best stories to a global audience and showcase people and products.

It’s an unmissable opportunity to stimulate your travel business.

“TRENZ where people and places await you.”

*You'll encounter*: 260+ Buyers. 300 Exhibitors. 15,000 opportunities to connect.

Find out the criteria to become a buyer, exhibitor or media delegate at TRENZ

Your TRENZ Programme

Immerse yourself in targeted business appointments, industry workshops and exciting networking functions.

With 51 appointment time slots, you have the opportunity to renew and develop existing relationships and create new business as connections are made.

Find and research your best matched delegates by using our new online support tools alongside our appointment booking system which enables 15,000 15-minute business meetings during the four days of TRENZ.

A programme of activities allow you to sample the New Zealand tourism experience, and innovative networking functions give you the chance to taste the best New Zealand food and wine.

This is New Zealand tourism’s essential meeting-place.

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Auckland Airport Speakers’ Programme

Your daily TRENZ breakfast is served with a series of informed insights into the future of New Zealand’s tourism industry.

At the Auckland Airport Breakfast Speaker Series, respected tourism leaders provide essential knowledge for any tourism business planning a successful path into an exciting future.


Media Programme

TRENZ is an un-missable media event that produces news stories for your organisation.

Industry leaders and influencers are available during a comprehensive Media Programme run by the Tourism Industry Association (TIA) and Tourism New Zealand (TNZ). TRENZ is open to all delegates interested in the issues facing New Zealand tourism and the market’s future trends.


Social Programme


Welcome Function

Join us as we launch TRENZ 2015 at the ECNI Welcome Function from 5.30pm – 7.30pm Sunday. Be entertained in true Central North Island style with delegates from across the globe.

Click here to see what we enjoyed in 2014

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Activity Afternoon

The Central North Island’s exciting activities, everything from sailing, to action and adventure, to wine-tasting, are on show after lunch on Tuesday, 19 May. Take a break from business and discover the vibrant tourism activities on offer.

Click here to see what we enjoyed in 2014


2015 TRENZ farewell

Starting at 7.00pm, Wednesday, 20 May, the 2015 Farewell function will be an event not to be missed at this year’s TRENZ. Currently in the planning stages, be sure to check back here over the coming weeks and months as we add more detail to the climax of TRENZ 2015, you won’t be disappointed!

Click here to see what we enjoyed in 2014 

TRENZ Day by Day

Sunday 17 May 2015
11.00 – 16.00 On-site Exhibitor registration and booth set up
13.00 – 15.00 Tourism New Zealand Workshops
17.30 – 19.30 ECNI Welcome Function – venue TBC
Monday 18 May 2015
8.15 – 8.55 On-site registration
8.15 – 8.55 Auckland Airport International Speaker Series
9.10 – 13.20 11 delegate to delegate appointments
13.35 – 14.35 Lunch
14.40 – 18.15 10 delegate to delegate appointments
Tuesday 19 May 2015
8.15 – 8.55 Auckland Airport International Speaker Series
9.10 – 13.20 12 delegate to delegate appointments
13.35 – 17.30 ECNI Activity Afternoon for all delegates
18.00 Suggested time for non official functions to commence
Wednesday 20 May 2015
8.15 – 8.55 Auckland Airport International Speaker Series
9.10 – 13.20 11 delegate to delegate appointments
13.35 – 14.35 Lunch
14.40 – 15.55 7 delegate to delegate appointments
17.00 – 17.45 Exhibitors pack – out
19.00 – 23.00 TRENZ Farewell Function – TBC

What's New

New Developments in TRENZ 2015

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TRENZ to explore central North Island in 2015

Influential international travel and tourism buyers will ‘Explore Central North Island’ in 2015 when TRENZ

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TRENZ2014 in Aucland

Fantastic farewell function!

The Wednesday night farewell function was a fantastic way to end a very successful TRENZ

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Auckland Airport Speaker Series Presentations

For three days, the Auckland Airport Speaker Series has provided TRENZ 2014 delegates with insight from

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