Events and conferences

Events and conferences that highlight energy efficiency in New Zealand.

Upcoming events

Local Government NZ- National Conference

When: 23-25 July 2017
Where: Auckland

LGNZ's 2017 conference will focus on creating pathways to 2050: liveable spaces and loveable places.  There will be a strong focus on future thinking and creating liveable communities. EECA will be an exhibitor with a stand presence to promote EVs

Further information: LGNZ website

Deloitte Energy Excellence Awards 2017

When: 9 August 2017
Where: Auckland

The Deloitte Energy Excellence Awards provide an annual opportunity to recognise excellence and achievement across electricity, gas, petroleum and transport energy industries. EECA Business is proud sponsor of the Large Energy User Initiative of the Year award.

Further information: Energy Awards website

evworld NZ Expo

When: 8-9 September 2017
Where: Auckland

evworld NZ is a National event which will serve as focal point to grow
the EV fleet in New Zealand by providing education, advice and
EV experiences to New Zealand consumers, business owners, fleet and
procurement managers and key stakeholders in the EV ecosystem.

Further information: Conferenz Website

Previous events

Leading the Charge – National EV Road-trip

When: 19 April-9 May 2017
Where: Bluff - Whangarei

This time travelling south to north, the 2017 Leading the Charge road-trip starts in Bluff on 19 April, running through to Whangarei on May 9.  The aim of the road trip is to talk to as many members of the public as possible as a way of promoting electric vehicle (EV) technology, and provide see/ride/drive opportunities. EECA are again a sponsor.

Further information: Leading the charge website

Climate Change & Business Conference

When: 11-12 October 2016
Where: Auckland

A trans-Tasman forum for policy-makers and leaders in business and local government to discuss the challenges of climate change and explore responses. The conference covered key climate change issues: international and domestic policy, carbon markets and the transition to a low-carbon economy.

Further information: Climate Change & Business Conference website

A low emission freight sector for New Zealand

When and where : 5 October 2016 - Auckland, 6 October 2016 - Christchurch, 7 October 2016 - Wellington                            

EECA and the Sustainable Business Council invited contribution to the design of a low emissions freight sector for NZ. It was a great opportunity for industry to come together and discuss how to collaborate to reduce emissions and improve efficiencies. Internationally renowned expert on freight sector emissions and reduction schemes, Sophie Punte, shared how world leading freight businesses are moving to integrated, low emission, intermodal networks.

Further information: Sustainable Business Council website

International Drive Electric Week

When: 10-18 September 2016
Where: Nationwide

Curious about electric vehicles? Experience the fun and exciting world of electric vehicles during International Drive Electric Week.

Further information and a calendar of events: Leading the Charge website