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Our gathering place Proudly managed by ASM Global - Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre
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Our gathering place Proudly managed by ASM Global - Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre
Nau mai haere mai ki Te Pae Ōtautahi
Welcome to Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre

                                      View from Victoria Square – Architectural Render
Our gathering place Proudly managed by ASM Global - Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre
Welcome to Te Pae Christchurch

                                                  The South Island                     Christchurch City
                                                  Located in the middle of the South   A vibrant, walkable city centre
                                                  Island, home to New Zealand’s most   showcasing innovation and urban
                                                  beautiful scenery and experiences.   regeneration.

                                                  River Promenade Location             Architectural Collaboration
                                                  Looking out over the Ōtākaro         A beautifully designed building using
                                                  Avon River promenade, right in       natural materials and reflecting the
                                                  the heart of Christchurch CBD.       braided rivers of our landscape.

                                                  Flexible Spaces                      Global Expertise
                                                  Designed to adapt to your event      Experienced management by ASM
                                                  requirements, from international     Global – our team are dedicated to
                                                  conferences to bespoke gatherings.   the success of your event.

View from Oxford Terrace – Architectural Render
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OUR STORY

                                                      Te Pae Christchurch Convention
                                                      Centre is the city’s gathering place –
                                                      an architectural and social landmark
                                                      designed as a welcoming heart in the
                                                      centre of Christchurch.

                                                      Opening in 2020, Te Pae Christchurch Convention
                                                      Centre will become a showcase of the very best of
                                                      Canterbury and the wider South Island.
                                                      From rich and authentic food and cultural offerings, to
                                                      seamless hosting and flawless technology, our focus is
                                                      on providing our guests with the opportunity to share
                                                      knowledge, make connections and enjoy a genuine and
                                                      enriching experience in a world class environment.

Te Pae Christchurch at night – Architectural Render
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Te ūnga, ko Aotearoa
                          Destination New Zealand
Introduction

Destination New Zealand

    New Zealand

    Destination

    The South Island

    Getting Here

Te Pae Christchurch

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NEW ZEALAND

                          Aotearoa, the Land of the                    Aotearoa New Zealand is a country rich in culture and
                                                                       stunning natural landscapes. Home to a diverse population
                          Long White Cloud                             of just over 4.5 million people, the country is modern,
                                                                       innovative and collaborative. Known globally for its Kiwi
                                                                       ingenuity, New Zealand is internationally recognised for its
                                                                       entrepreneurialism, ease of doing business and welcoming,
                                                                       progressive society.
Introduction

Destination New Zealand

→ New Zealand

    Destination

    The South Island

    Getting Here

Te Pae Christchurch

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6                  ← →    Aoraki / Mt Cook National Park, Canterbury
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DESTINATION

                          Christchurch – the world’s
                          gateway to the South Island

                                                                                                                               AUCKLAND

Introduction                                                                               Te Ika a Maui
                                                                                         The North Island
Destination New Zealand

    New Zealand

→ Destination

    The South Island

    Getting Here

                                                                                                                  WELLINGTON
Te Pae Christchurch
                                                            Te Waipounamu
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                                                            The South Island
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                                                                               CHRISTCHURCH
                                        QUEENSTOWN

                                                                               DUNEDIN

                                                        Rakiura
                                                     Stewart Island

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THE SOUTH ISLAND
                                                         Experience the
                                                         incredible beauty
                                                         of the South Island

Introduction                                             Some of the world’s most spectacular

Destination New Zealand                                  natural landscapes are part of what makes
                                                         a visit to the South Island of New Zealand
    New Zealand
                                                         so memorable. From rugged coastlines and
    Destination                                          lush plains, to snow-capped mountain ranges
→ The South Island                                       and crystal blue lakes, the South Island is a

    Getting Here                                         beautiful, bucket-list destination.

Te Pae Christchurch

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                                                                                    TE PAE CHRISTCHURCH

8                  ← →    The Port Hills, Christchurch
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GETTING HERE

                          Just 20 minutes from the centre of the city,                                                   As the key visitor hub for the South Island,
                          Christchurch International Airport is New                                                      Christchurch International Airport also offers
                          Zealand’s second largest visitor gateway. The                                                  direct flights to all major New Zealand cities,
                          airport hosts 10 partner airlines offering direct                                              including Auckland, Wellington, Queenstown
                          connections to 22 destinations across the Asia                                                 and Dunedin, as well as regional flights around
                          Pacific region, such as Singapore and major                                                    the country.
                          Australian centres, including Sydney, Melbourne
                                                                                                                         For travel from the airport, Christchurch is well-
Introduction              and Brisbane, plus new direct services to China
                                                                                                                         served by its public transport network, airport
Destination New Zealand   and the US.
                                                                                                                         shuttle services, taxis and ride-share providers,
    New Zealand           These connections make it easy to travel further                                               and even car-sharing apps.
                          afield with one-stop onward travel to Europe,
    Destination
                          Africa and the Middle East available through                                                                                                                    AUCKLAND

    The South Island      a variety of carriers.
                                                                                                                                                                                  1h 10m
→ Getting Here
                                                                                                                                                                                                 CHRISTCHURCH
Te Pae Christchurch

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Explore Christchurch            23h
                                APPROX

                                                                                                           12h                                                    Vancouver
City of Innovation            Europe                                                                      APPROX

                                                                                                  North Asia                                             16h
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                                                                                                                                                         APPROX
                                                                                                                                                                   Los Angeles
                                                           APPROX

                                                                                                                                                                            Houston
                                                                     Dubai          Guangzhou
                                Casablanca
                                                   Cairo                                                       Taipei
                                                                                                                                                         13h       17h
                                                                                                                                                                   APPROX

                                         Africa
                                                                                                                                                         APPROX

                                                                                Bangkok

                                     Accra                          South East Asia
                                                                                  Singapore
                                                                                                                                   4h
                                                                       10h
                                                                                                                                   APPROX
                                                   Nairobi
                                                                       APPROX

                                                                                                                                                                                      11h
                                                                                                                                                                                      APPROX

                               South Africa                                                      Australia
                                                                                                                                   Nadi
                                                  Johannesburg
                                                                                                                        Brisbane             Rarotonga
                                                                                                       Perth
                                                                                                                        Sydney
                                    Cape Town
                                                                                                                                                                                           Buenos Aires
                                                                                                               Melbourne

                                                                                              6h
                                                                                              APPROX                                    New Zealand
                                                                                                                         3h
                                                                                                                         APPROX

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Te Pae Ōtautahi
                          Te Pae Christchurch
Introduction

Destination New Zealand

Te Pae Christchurch

     Overview

     Key Features

     Event Planning

     Culinary Services

     AV & Technology

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OVERVIEW

                          At the heart of a regenerating,
                          innovative city

Introduction              Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre is the
                          city’s gathering place – an architectural and
Destination New Zealand
                          social landmark designed as a welcoming heart
Te Pae Christchurch       in the centre of Christchurch.
→ Overview
                          Working with our community and local iwi, as
     Key Features         well as industry and sector thought-leaders from
     Event Planning       across the region, Te Pae Christchurch Convention
                          Centre will become a showcase of the very best
     Culinary Services
                          of Canterbury and the wider South Island.
     AV & Technology                                                           Ōtākaro Avon River Promenade
                          From rich and authentic food and cultural
Venue Spaces              offerings, to seamless hosting and flawless
                          technology, our focus is on providing our guests
Explore Christchurch
                          with the opportunity to share knowledge, make
City of Innovation        connections and enjoy a genuine and enriching
About Us                  experience in a world class environment.

                          Te Pae Christchurch is located along the banks
                          of the Ōtākaro Avon River and close to Victoria
                          Park – a tranquil, natural environment in the very
                          heart of the city.

                          Surrounded by some of the city’s best
                          accommodation establishments, restaurants,
                          bars and markets, the promenade precinct is
                          designed to be easily experienced with a gentle,
                          riverside walk.

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KEY FEATURES

                          A world-class venue designed to
                          respond to your event requirements

Introduction

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                          1,400                        2,800m2
Te Pae Christchurch       tiered auditorium            exhibition space
     Overview             divisible into 2x700 seats   expandable to 3,300m2
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     Event Planning

     Culinary Services

     AV & Technology
                          24                           1,000
                          meeting rooms                seat banquet space
Venue Spaces
                          for 50–1,500                 overlooking Ōtākaro Avon River
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                          1,800                        28,000m2
                          largest banquet              highly flexible and
                          seating                      adaptable design

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EVENT PLANNING

                          Every seamless aspect

Introduction              Our approach takes the stress and complexity
                          out of planning and delivering your event.
Destination New Zealand
                          From the first moment of discussion to
Te Pae Christchurch       the execution of your event, the Te Pae
     Overview             Christchurch team can support you at
                          every stage – delivering on our promise of
     Key Features
                          exceptional value, service and hospitality.
→ Event Planning
                          Our dedicated Event Manager, AV Production
     Culinary Services
                          Manager and Event Coordinators offer
     AV & Technology      a central point of contact to seamlessly
                          design and plan every aspect of your event
Venue Spaces
                          – from staging and production, to culinary
Explore Christchurch      experiences, and exhibitors’ requirements.
City of Innovation        Understanding every feature of our unique,
About Us                  purpose-built venue, our team can ensure
                          you maximise the benefits of choosing Te Pae
                          Christchurch for your event.

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CULINARY SERVICES
                                                    Every unique flavour

                                                    To create an experience like no other, Te Pae
                                                    Christchurch takes its inspiration from our
                                                    unique and diverse region.
Introduction
                                                    Sitting at the heart of Canterbury, New
Destination New Zealand                             Zealand’s food bowl, Te Pae Christchurch is
Te Pae Christchurch                                 spoiled for choice when it comes to showcasing
                                                    the rich and varied flavours of our country. We
     Overview
                                                    mix global expertise and world class standards
     Key Features                                   with unique local experience to bring the very
     Event Planning                                 best in regional cuisine to your table.

→ Culinary Services                                 Sourcing our produce from local farmers and
     AV & Technology                                ingredients from artisan producers, we can
                                                    design a menu that will allow delegates and
Venue Spaces                                        guests to taste the very best Canterbury and
Explore Christchurch                                New Zealand has to offer.

City of Innovation                                  Working to ISO standards, our expert catering
                                                    team can meet a full range of dietary
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                                                    requirements. We can also create bespoke
                                                    menus to meet the specific requirements of your
                                                    event or unique catering options designed to
                                                    impress your guests – whatever the style, size or
                                                    budget of your event.

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AUDIO VISUAL & TECHNOLOGY
                                                         Smart solutions

                                                         The latest technology is interwoven into every
                                                         aspect of Te Pae Christchurch’s design, providing
                                                         seamless and highly functional solutions to
Introduction                                             entertain, engage and educate.
Destination New Zealand                                  Working with our expert AV Production Manager
Te Pae Christchurch                                      and professional in-house AV production
                                                         team, we can help you design the ideal event
     Overview
                                                         environment.
     Key Features
                                                         Te Pae Christchurch’s main auditorium features
     Event Planning
                                                         a large display screen (18 metres x 5 metres),
     Culinary Services                                   which can be split into two individual screens
→ AV & Technology                                        or – using the smart content management
                                                         system – split into multiple zones to display
Venue Spaces                                             a range of individual images.
Explore Christchurch                                     Throughout our meeting spaces, rooms are
City of Innovation                                       equipped with smart lectern, incorporating
                                                         microphone as well as dedicated in-room audio
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                                                         and fixed hi-resolution data projector and screen.

                                                         Along the building’s busy inner-city frontage,
                                                         a 10 metre x 2 metre digital billboard can
                                                         showcase your event, while arriving guests and
                                                         delegates will be greeted by a dramatic 8 metre
                                                         x 1.5 metre screen above the reception desk in
                                                         Te Pae Christchurch’s ground floor foyer, and
                                                         another showcase display (5.5 metre x 3 metre)
                                                         in the pre‑function area of the Exhibition Hall.

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Ngā papa huihui
Introduction
                              tāngata
Destination New Zealand

Te Pae Christchurch
                              Venue spaces
Venue Spaces

     Auditorium

		
  Technical Features

     Exhibition Hall

		Technical Features

     River Rooms

     Meeting Rooms

     Foyers & Reception

	Te Pae Lounge &
  Organiser Meeting Offices

     Ground Floor Plan

     Level One Floor Plan

     Capacity Summary

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16                 ← →        Level One Foyer facing Armagh Street – Architectural Render
AUDITORIUM

                              Suitable for a variety of presentations,   Venue Details

                              keynotes, performances and gigs, our       Adaptable to both plenary sessions and
                                                                         entertainment, this theatre can be split into
                              1,400 person auditorium theatre merges     two acoustically autonomous auditoriums
                              modern technology and AV capabilities,     of 700 tiered-seats or be used as one 1,400
                              with beautiful, innovative design to       person theatre.
Introduction

Destination New Zealand       create an unforgettable experience.
Te Pae Christchurch

Venue Spaces

→ Auditorium

		
  Technical Features

     Exhibition Hall

		Technical Features

     River Rooms

     Meeting Rooms

     Foyers & Reception

	Te Pae Lounge &
  Organiser Meeting Offices

     Ground Floor Plan

     Level One Floor Plan

     Capacity Summary

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AUDITORIUM TECHNICAL VENUE FEATURES

                              Lighting                                          Vision
                              Extensive LED Production lighting system          Full HD Vision Mixer

                              Complete LED Fittings including a wide range      18m x 5m LED Screen 4mm pixel pitch in full mode
                              of moving heads and effect lighting
                                                                                9m x 5m LED Screen 4mm pixel pitch in half mode
                              Fully reticulated DMX and power patch points
Introduction                                                                    Streaming and recording capabilities
                              Intelligent lighting consoles (Hog & GMA)         as standard
Destination New Zealand

Te Pae Christchurch           Multiple lighting control points                  Fully integrated IPTV system with whole site
                              throughout auditorium                             video and audio integration
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                              Fully integrated comms system throughout stage,   Broadcast tie lines in strategic locations
     Auditorium
                              backstage and control points in auditorium
→       Technical Features                                                     Smart lectern with inbuilt presentation machine
                                                                                and wireless presentation capabilities
     Exhibition Hall          Sound

		Technical Features          Full production grade flown Line array            Power

     River Rooms              Digital wireless microphone system                Full reticulated production power services

     Meeting Rooms            Digital audio console with digital snake          Powerlock connections on stage

     Foyers & Reception       Audio patch points throughout stage area          5pin standard 32a outlets in strategic places
	Te Pae Lounge &             and auditorium                                    throughout auditorium
  Organiser Meeting Offices
                              Digital patching system for whole site            Large contingent of power distribution
     Ground Floor Plan        audio distribution                                and cabling
     Level One Floor Plan
                                                                                Signage & Branding
     Capacity Summary
                                                                                Wayfinding and commercial billboard
Explore Christchurch                                                            opportunities will be available throughout
                                                                                the venue.
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200 BOOTH EXHIBITION HALL

                              The Te Pae Christchurch Exhibition Hall is    Venue Details

                              one of the largest exhibition spaces in the   Te Pae Christchurch’s Exhibition Hall offers
                                                                            2,800m² of flat floor exhibition space (situated
                              South Island – offering up to 3,300m2 of      on the ground floor) expandable to 3,300m²
                              flexible, open-plan floor space. With room    and able to be divided into three separate halls
                              for more than 200 booths, the exhibition      and meeting rooms. Seamlessly integrated with
Introduction
                                                                            the overall centre, the exhibition halls can be
Destination New Zealand       hall is ideal for large exhibitions, live     configured for events large and small, as well
Te Pae Christchurch           performances or large-scale dinners           as stand-alone exhibitions.

Venue Spaces                  and award ceremonies.
     Auditorium

		
  Technical Features

→ Exhibition Hall

		Technical Features

     River Rooms

     Meeting Rooms

     Foyers & Reception

	Te Pae Lounge &
  Organiser Meeting Offices

     Ground Floor Plan

     Level One Floor Plan

     Capacity Summary

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EXHIBITION HALL TECHNICAL VENUE FEATURES

Introduction                  Ceiling Height                                      Floor Loading

Destination New Zealand       Clear ceiling height of 10.1m in Halls 1–4.         15 kpa floor loading.

Te Pae Christchurch            lear ceiling height of 5m in Dobson
                              C
                                                                                  Lighting
Venue Spaces                  River Rooms.
                                                                                  D immable house lighting in place.
     Auditorium               Rigging
                                                                                  Hospitality Rooms
		
  Technical Features          2 tonne point load capacity with
                              a 9mx6m rigging grid.                                hospitality rooms are located above the
                                                                                  3
     Exhibition Hall
                                                                                  exhibition floor. Windows provide visible
→       Technical Features     perimeter catwalk provides access to the
                              A                                                   oversight to Hall 3.
                              ceiling grid; with 40 amp and 3 phase power
     River Rooms
                              to drop from ceiling.                               Catering
     Meeting Rooms
                                                                                   dedicated F&B kiosks within Exhibition Halls
                                                                                  2
     Foyers & Reception       Floor Service Pits
                                                                                  2 and 3 provide catering services for exhibitors
	Te Pae Lounge &              ry pits: Single phase, 3 phase, 15 and 32 amp
                              D                                                   and guests.
  Organiser Meeting Offices   power and data on a 9mx6m grid.

     Ground Floor Plan         et pits: Water and drainage on the north
                              W                                                   Signage & Branding

     Level One Floor Plan     perimeter of Halls 1-3 and east perimeter of         ayfinding and commercial billboard
                                                                                  W
                              Hall 4.                                             opportunities will be available throughout
     Capacity Summary
                                                                                  the venue.
                               alls are fully carpeted with carpet tiles which
                              H
Explore Christchurch          can be lifted to access floor service pits.
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RIVER ROOMS

                                                                                             Named after Canterbury’s
                                                                                             iconic braided rivers, the Te Pae
                                                                                             Christchurch River Rooms
                                                                                             offer an immersive, fine-dining
Introduction                                                                                 experience like no other. The
Destination New Zealand                                                                      rooms’ expansive windows
Te Pae Christchurch                                                                          and unique ceiling design
Venue Spaces                                                                                 provide a warm but open space
     Auditorium                                                                              with captivating views of the
		
  Technical Features                                                                         Ōtākaro Avon River.
     Exhibition Hall
                                                                                             Venue Details
		Technical Features
                                                                                             This unique venue overlooking the Ōtākaro
→ River Rooms                                                                                Avon River seats up to 1,000 and can
     Meeting Rooms                                                                           be divided into two smaller dining spaces.

     Foyers & Reception

	Te Pae Lounge &
  Organiser Meeting Offices

     Ground Floor Plan

     Level One Floor Plan

     Capacity Summary

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21                ← →         Combined Rakaia & Waitaki River Rooms – Architectural Render
MEETING ROOMS

                              With in‑built AV and views of Victoria Park
                              or the Ōtākaro Avon River, our meeting
                              rooms are great for smaller breakout events,
                              stand-alone seminars, board meetings,
Introduction                  functions or conferences.
Destination New Zealand

Te Pae Christchurch
                              Venue Details
Venue Spaces
                              1,600m² of meeting space across 14 individual rooms
     Auditorium               and located in three distinct clusters – Bealey, Conway
		
  Technical Features          and Dobson.

     Exhibition Hall

		Technical Features

     River Rooms

→ Meeting Rooms

     Foyers & Reception

	Te Pae Lounge &
  Organiser Meeting Offices

     Ground Floor Plan

     Level One Floor Plan

     Capacity Summary

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FOYERS & RECEPTION                                      With four distinct foyers – Exhibition,
                                                                                      Dobson, Ground Floor and Upper Floor
                                                                                      – and a nine metre, marble reception
                                                                                      desk, Te Pae Christchurch offers multiple
                                                                                      spacious and impressive access points
                                                                                      for guests and delegates. Each foyer has
Introduction                                                                          a number of digital screens for seamless
Destination New Zealand                                                               wayfinding and welcome messaging.
Te Pae Christchurch

Venue Spaces

     Auditorium

		
  Technical Features

     Exhibition Hall

		Technical Features

     River Rooms

     Meeting Rooms

→ Foyers & Reception

	Te Pae Lounge &
  Organiser Meeting Offices

     Ground Floor Plan

     Level One Floor Plan

     Capacity Summary

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TE PAE LOUNGE               Accessible from both back-of-house as
                                                          well as front-of-house, our stylish VIP
                                                          suite includes a self-contained bathroom,
                                                          kitchenette and live-viewing screens to the
                                                          auditorium. Safe, secure and impressive,
                                                          it is the perfect place to accommodate
Introduction                                              VIP guests and high-profile speakers
Destination New Zealand                                   or entertainers.
Te Pae Christchurch

Venue Spaces

     Auditorium

		
  Technical Features

     Exhibition Hall
                              ORGANISER MEETING OFFICES   Our conveniently located organiser
		Technical Features
                                                          meeting offices cater for teams of six to
     River Rooms
                                                          12 people. Featuring a comprehensive
     Meeting Rooms
                                                          range of built-in services and technology,
     Foyers & Reception
                                                          the spaces – which include a boardroom,
→ T e Pae Lounge &
  Organiser Meeting Offices                               parents room and speaker preparation
     Ground Floor Plan                                    areas – can be accessed from the
     Level One Floor Plan                                 main foyers.
     Capacity Summary

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GROUND FLOOR PLAN                                                                                                                                                  Explore venue configurations
                                                                                                                                                                                                 with the interactive planner:

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                                                                                                     Oxford Street
                                                                                                     Main Entrance
                                                                  DOBSON FOYER

                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Armagh Street
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Entrance
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                                                                    Dobson
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                                                                             Dobson
                                                                               2
                                                                                      Dobson
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                                                                                                                                    Reception                                                    Bealey
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                                            EXHIBITION

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  Technical Features                                                 HALL E2                                                                                                                                 Bealey
                                                                                                                                                                               Te Pae                                5
                                                                                                                                                                               Lounge
     Exhibition Hall

		Technical Features                                                                                                       Auditorium       Auditorium
                                                                                                                            3 & 4               1 & 2
     River Rooms                                                     HALL E3
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Dock Entry

     Meeting Rooms

     Foyers & Reception                                                                                                       LOADING DOCK

                                                                                                 Back of House
                                                                     HALL E4
	Te Pae Lounge &                                                                                Pack in access to halls

  Organiser Meeting Offices
                              Cathedral Square
                                  Entrance
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     Capacity Summary
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                                   Meeting Rooms                   Speaker Prep and Organisers’ Offices                                 Stairs                                                Back of House Lift                     Parents Room
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                                   Foyers                          Boardroom, Hospitality Suite & Te Pae Lounge
                                                                                                                                        Escalator                                             Toilets                                Operable Walls
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                                   Auditorium                      Circulation Front of House
                                                                                                                                        Passenger Lift                                        Toilets – Accessible
                                   Halls                           Back of House
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LEVEL ONE FLOOR PLAN                                                                                                     Explore venue configurations
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CAPACITY SUMMARY
                                                                                                                                             Square   Square       Ceiling
                                                                   Level   Theatre   Classroom   Cabaret   Banquet   Cocktail   Exhibition   metres      feet   height (m)

                              The Auditorium
                              Full Auditorium 1–4                  G&1       1,400           –         –         –          –           –     1,372   14,768      variable

                              Auditorium 1 & 2                     G&1        700            –         –         –          –           –      686      7,384     variable

                              Auditorium 3 & 4                     G&1        700            –         –         –          –           –      686      7,384     variable

                              Halls
                              Full Exhibition Mode                    G      3,600       2,240     1,350         –     3,600          210     3,314   35,672      variable
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                              Halls 1–4 including Dobson 1–4          G      3,600       2,240     1,350         –     3,600          210     3,314   35,672      variable
Destination New Zealand       Hall 1                                  G       490         480        310      440        490           45      719      7,739         10.1

                              Hall 2                                  G       490         480        310      440        490           45      706      7,599         10.1
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                              Hall 3                                  G       740         730        460      720        740           65     1,060   11,410          10.1
Venue Spaces                  Halls 1 & 2                             G       980         970        600      900        980           95     1,426   15,350          10.1

     Auditorium               Halls 2 & 3                             G      1,230       1,230       750     1,150     1,230          115     1,766   19,009          10.1

                              Halls 3 & 4                             G      1,010       1,000       600         –     1,010           90     1,420   15,285          10.1
		
  Technical Features          Halls 1, 2 & 3                          G      2,000       1,790     1,060     1,600     2,000          165     2,486   26,759          10.1

     Exhibition Hall          Halls 2, 3 & 4                          G      1,500       1,430       930         –     1,500          140     2,126   22,884          10.1

                              Halls 1, 2, 3 & 4                       G      3,200       2,040     1,240         –     3,200          190     2,845   30,623          10.1
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                              Hall 1 and Dobson 1–4                   G       990         820        530      790        990           70     1,187   12,777      variable

     River Rooms              Halls 1 & 2 and Dobson 1–4              G      1,480       1,410       820     1,340     1,480          120     1,893   20,376      variable

                              Hall 1, 2 & 3 and Dobson 1–4            G      2,500       2,070     1,230     1,880     2,500          190     2,954   31,797      variable
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     Foyers & Reception       The Dobson River Meeting Rooms
                              Dobson 1–4                              G       500         255        190      290        500           24      468     5,038            5
	Te Pae Lounge &
                              Dobson 1                                G       145          90         50       80        145            –      144      1550            5
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                              Dobson 2                                G        85          50         35       50         90            –       90       969            5

     Ground Floor Plan        Dobson 3                                G        85          50         35       50         90            –       90       969            5

                              Dobson 4                                G       145          90         50       80        145            –      144      1550            5
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                              Dobson 1 & 2 or Dobson 3 & 4            G       235         160         90      140        235            –      234     2,519            5
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                              Dobson 1, 2 & 3 or Dobson 2, 3 & 4      G       325         170        120      180        325            –      324     3,488            5
Explore Christchurch          Dobson Foyer                            G          –           –         –         –     1,100                  1,000   10,764            –

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CAPACITY SUMMARY (CONTINUED)
                                                                                                                                                                        Square   Square       Ceiling
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                              The Bealey River Meeting Rooms
                              Bealey 1                                          G            50            30            15            30            50           –        70      753             5

                              Bealey 2                                          G            55            40            15            30            55           –        76      818            4.5

                              Bealey 3                                          G            80            45            30            50            80           –        94     1,012           4.5

                              Bealey 4                                          G            70            45            35            50            70           –        89      958            5.5

                              Bealey 5                                          G            90            50            35            60            90           –       100     1076            5.5

Introduction                  Bealey 4 and 5                                    G           160           110            70           120           160           –       189     2034            5.5

                              Bealey Foyer                                      G             –             –             –             –           300           –       232     2,497            –
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Te Pae Christchurch           The Conway River Meeting Rooms
                              Conway 1, 2 3 4 & 5
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                                                                                1           900           480           335           500           900          48       854     9,192           5.3

                              Conway 1                                          1            80            50            35            50            80           –        96     1,033           5.3
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  Technical Features          Conway 3                                          1            90            60            35            60            90           –       103     1,109           5.3

     Exhibition Hall          Conway 4                                          1           130            85            50            80           130           –       137     1,475           5.3

                              Conway 5                                          1           140            90            50            80           140           –       140     1,507           5.3
		Technical Features          Conway 1 & 2                                      1           160           125            70           120           160           –       196     2,110           5.3

     River Rooms              Conway 2 & 3                                      1           170           125            70           120           170           –       202     2,174           5.3

                              Conway 3 & 4                                      1           220           140            90           150           220           –       243     2,368           5.3
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                              Conway 4 & 5                                      1           270           160           105           180           270           –       280     3,014           5.3

     Foyers & Reception       Conway 1, 2 & 3                                   1           250           180           105           180           250           –       300     3,229           5.3

                              Conway 2, 3 & 4                                   1           300           215           125           210           300           –       343     3,692           5.3
	Te Pae Lounge &
                              Conway 3, 4 & 5                                   1           360           250           140           240           360           –       383     4,123           5.3
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                              Conway Foyer                                      1             –             –             –             –           280           –       275     2,960           5.3
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                              The Rivers Banquet Room
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                              The Rivers Room
                                                                                1         1,500         1,080           660         1,050         1,500          85     1,545    16,630           5.9
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                              Waitaki River Room                                1           750           500           300           430           750          35       738     7,944           5.9

Explore Christchurch          Rakaia River Room                                 1           750           570           330           470           750          40       804     8,654           5.9

City of Innovation            »	Additional auxilary spaces are available for client offices, speaker presentation, hospitality, VIP and parents rooms.

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                              »	Please note that these room capacities are also subject to event refinements.
                              »	Cabaret capacity is based on table of six persons.
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CHRISTCHURCH

                           Message from the Mayor

Introduction               As Mayor of Christchurch I am truly excited        We’ve always prided ourselves on being a great
                           about what our Convention Centre, Te Pae,          host city. However, our reinvention has enabled
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                           offers to our city and to all those who come for   us to offer so much more, which positions us as
Te Pae Christchurch        conventions, conferences and business events.      a world-class destination for business events.
Venue Spaces               This new world-class facility is set in prime      On top of that we are also New Zealand’s
                           position beside the Ōtākaro Avon River at the      international gateway to the South Island
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                           centre of New Zealand’s oldest city, established   with all that it has to offer our guests.
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                                                                              So welcome to Ōtautahi – Christchurch – we
     Christchurch          become New Zealand’s newest city.
                                                                              look forward to hosting your next Convention
     Urban Regeneration    Our regeneration has provided opportunities        at Te Pae.
     City Centre Map       to enhance our reputation as a great business
                           events destination. It’s allowed us to be
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                           innovative, to push creative boundaries and
     Transport             look at collaborative partnerships that will
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                           benefit now and into the future.
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CHRISTCHURCH

                              A vibrant, modern and future-focused city
                              in the heart of the South Island

Introduction                  Renowned for the timeless beauty of its parks,    »	The central city area of Ōtautahi Christchurch was
                              gardens and heritage architecture, Christchurch      of great significance to local Māori as a traditional
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                              is also a city focused on the future.                meeting place. Local iwi Ngāi Tahu made the region
Te Pae Christchurch                                                                their home in the early 1700s.
                              A smart, connected city with a flat, compact
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                              inner-city, Christchurch boasts a fascinating
Explore Christchurch          mix of stunning heritage venues and smart,           and the second largest in New Zealand. It is one
                              contemporary architecture.                           of New Zealand’s oldest cities, first established by
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                                                                                   European settlers in 1856.
→ Christchurch                The city is a place of transformation, where
                                                                                »	Central Christchurch is home to nearly 4,000
                              change and innovation are embraced – creating
     Urban Regeneration                                                            businesses, employing around 40,000 people.
                              a strong economy, a vibrant place to visit and
     City Centre Map          an exceptional place to live.
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                              With a number of key urban regeneration
     Transport                projects, New Zealand’s most walkable city is
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                              and entertainment precincts.
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URBAN REGENERATION

                              Christchurch – the    Christchurch is the site of the largest regeneration
                                                    project in New Zealand’s history. It’s a city that has seized
                              newest city in the    this transformative opportunity to become more diverse,
                                                    dynamic and focused on becoming a contemporary, 21st
                              Southern Hemisphere   century centre. The city merges old with new and offers
                                                    an exceptional quality of life and a wealth of employment
                                                    and education opportunities. Residents and visitors alike
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Destination New Zealand                             hospitality, retail and healthcare services, and first-rate
                                                    educational facilities.
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WHERE TO STAY

                              Accommodation to              Te Pae Christchurch’s position in the centre of the city
                                                            makes staying for a conference or event easy and
                              suit any budget               convenient. Christchurch is home to more than 200
                                                            accommodation establishments, to fit budgets from
                                                            affordable to 5 star, and the city’s regeneration programme
                                                            has seen many new and significantly upgraded
                                                            accommodation products introduced to the market.
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                                                            There are more than 2,000 hotel rooms within 10 minutes’
Destination New Zealand                                     walk of Te Pae Christchurch, allowing visitors to explore
Te Pae Christchurch                                         the heart of the city, connect with other delegates and
                                                            businesses, and enjoy Christchurch’s nightlife and arts
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                                                            and entertainment precincts.
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                                 Heritage Hotel & OGB Bar

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TRANSPORT

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                                                                                                                Christchurch Tram on the Promenade
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     Christchurch

     Urban Regeneration       A walkable city with a
     City Centre Map          modern transportation
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                              network
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                              Christchurch International Airport is the largest   Transport options include:
     Local Expertise          in the South Island – welcoming more than           »	The Christchurch Metro network: buses
     Day Trips                550,000 international visitors every year – with       – including several all-electric vehicles
                              connections to major centres across the Asia-
     Overnight Trips                                                              »	Taxis
                              Pacific region. Guests get their first taste of
                              the unique character of Christchurch on their       »	Shuttles
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                              20 minute drive from the airport, travelling the    » Rideshare options like Uber and Ola
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                              tree-lined avenues and alongside the Avon River
                                                                                  » Lime Scooters
                              and Hagley Park en route to the inner city.

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DINING

                              Enjoy the best produce
                              Canterbury has to offer

Introduction                                            Our culturally diverse region has something to
                                                        satisfy everyone, with a variety of hospitality
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                                                        options to suit any budget – including fine-
Te Pae Christchurch                                     dining and casual restaurants, cafes, bars
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                                                        food scene is supported by a network of chefs,
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                                                        artisan bakers, butchers and wine-makers who
     Message from the Mayor                             draw on the rich produce of the Canterbury
     Christchurch                                       region as inspiration for a wide variety of local
                                                        and international cuisines.
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                                                             Scallops & green-lipped mussels

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LOCAL EXPERTISE

                              A proven track record in event management

Introduction                  Everything you need at your fingertips –
                              Te Pae Christchurch is supported by a local
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                              network of highly-skilled and experienced
Te Pae Christchurch           industry experts, including event organisers,
Venue Spaces                  exhibition suppliers, production companies and
                              professional conference planners. This local
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                              network is supported by the city’s regional
     Message from the Mayor   development organisation, ChristchurchNZ, as
     Christchurch             well as business associations like the Canterbury
                              Employers’ Chamber of Commerce.
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     Where To Stay                                                                                  South Island Business Forum

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DAY TRIPS
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Explore Christchurch          Christchurch Gondola                           20m       1   Castle Hill                                      1h     2   Waipara Valley Wineries                         1h      3
                              GONDOLA RIDE, DINING & SCENERY                               EXPLORE THE SCENERY                                         WINE TASTING
     Message from the Mayor   The Christchurch Gondola gently lifts you nearly a           Castle Hill lies just over 70km west of Christchurch – an   One hour north of Christchurch you’ll find fields of
                              kilometre to the top of the Port Hills, almost 500m          easy one-hour journey from the city. True Lord of the       lavender, olive groves and more than 60 vineyards,
     Christchurch                                                                          Rings country, the stunning landscape is home to the        with dozens of cellar doors open for wine tasting in the
                              above sea level. As it climbs its way up the hill, you can
                                                                                           ancient limestone rock battlements of Kura Tawhiti. The     Waipara Valley. We suggest renting a bike or hopping
     Urban Regeneration       experience stunning 360-degree views, over the city of
                                                                                           Castle Hill area is an ideal base for outdoor activities    on to one of the many winery tours to explore this
                              Christchurch, and across the Canterbury Plains to the
                                                                                           like tramping, climbing and mountain biking.                region’s bounty.
     City Centre Map          high peaks of the Southern Alps.

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                              Akaroa                                     1h 20m      4     Mt Hutt                                    1h 40m       5   Hanmer Springs                            1h 50m        6
                              DINING, SCENERY & WILDLIFE                                   SKIING                                                      HOT POOLS & HIKING
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                              Just 1.5 hours’ drive from Christchurch, Akaroa is filled    At more than 2000m high, Mt Hutt rises 80km west of         Hanmer Springs offers South Island visitors the chance
About Us                      with French colonial charm. Take in its historic cottages    Christchurch, above the braided upper reaches of the        to kick back alpine style. A maze of forest walks snake
                              and sample fine French cuisine before heading out            Rakaia River. The mountain is one of New Zealand’s          up the hillside above the town, the perfect way to
                              with Black Cat Cruises to get up close to the region’s       largest ski areas with some of the best natural snow        tire your muscles before you visit the award-winning
                              abundant marine life, including the smallest dolphins        in the country, making it the perfect destination for       Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa for a soak in the
                              in the world – the Hector’s dolphin.                         a day-trip from Christchurch.                               mineral-rich waters.

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Explore Christchurch          Arthur’s Pass                                   2h     5   Tekapo Springs                                     3h       1   Tekapo Stargazing                                  3h        1
                              HIKING                                                     HOT POOLS                                                       OBSERVATORIES
     Message from the Mayor   Arthur’s Pass is the highest route through the Southern    After a busy day of sightseeing there’s no better               Don’t miss stargazing in the Mackenzie Basin, home
                              Alps, connecting the vast Canterbury Plains in the east    place to relax than at Tekapo Springs Hot Pools in              to the world’s largest International Dark Sky Reserve
     Christchurch             with the wild and rugged West Coast. Drive this spec-      Lake Tekapo. Overlooking the beauty of Lake Tekapo              with some of the clearest skies. Check out Dark Sky
                              tacular journey at your own pace, or relax and take        and the mountains beyond, it features New Zealand’s             Project in Lake Tekapo or Big Sky Stargazing at Aoraki
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                              the famous TranzAlpine train. The National Park is a       largest inflatable waterslide, sauna and steam rooms,           Mount Cook Village for the chance to gaze into space
                              popular spot with hikers, with day trippers particularly   and fully equipped day spa.                                     through powerful telescopes.
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                              enjoying the walk to the Devil’s Punchbowl Falls.
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                              Aoraki Mount Cook                               4h     2   Alps 2 Ocean                                       4h       3   TranzAlpine Rail Journey                          4.5h       4
                              TASMAN GLACIER                                             CYCLE TRAIL                                                     SCENIC TRAIN
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                              New Zealand’s largest glacier – Tasman Glacier – is        Travelling from the Southern Alps to the Pacific Ocean,         Connecting Christchurch to Greymouth on the
About Us                      accessible on foot, by bike and by boat. Glacier           this 300km cycle trail showcases the most dramatic              West Coast, the TranzAlpine is one of the world’s
                              Explorers take you onto the terminal lake, where you       scenery New Zealand has to offer. Bike your way                 most scenic rail journeys. It cuts across the Southern
                              can touch icebergs or marvel at our tallest mountain,      through Aoraki Mt Cook National Park alongside                  Alps, through the patchwork of the Canterbury
                              Aoraki Mount Cook. The National Park here is popular       glacial-fed lakes, and on to golden grasslands,                 Plains and the Arthur’s Park National Park – some
                              for short and multi-day walks, including the Governors     limestone cliffs and Māori rock art. This trail suits all       of New Zealand’s most stunning landscapes.
                              Bush Walk and the Hooker Valley Track.                     abilities, and includes a mixture of off and on road trail.

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Introduction
                               te pae tawhiti
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Te Pae Christchurch
                               City of innovation
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Explore Christchurch

City of Innovation

     Overview

     Agribusiness

     Building Technology

     International Education

     Earth Sciences

     Health Science

     ICT

About Us

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CITY OF INNOVATION

Introduction
                               Christchurch – the dynamic urban centre of the diverse
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Te Pae Christchurch
                               and vibrant Canterbury region – is a city of opportunity
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Explore Christchurch

City of Innovation

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                               The focus of the largest regeneration project in
     Agribusiness              New Zealand’s history, Christchurch is home to a
     Building Technology       broad range of dynamic industries and sectors.

     International Education   Te Pae Christchurch has been established to
                               showcase the best of Canterbury and the wider
     Earth Sciences
                               South Island – supporting the exchange of knowledge,
     Health Science            fostering new business and research collaborations,
     ICT                       and generating ideas and innovation that will create
                               lasting, shared benefits for the city, its residents
About Us                       and visitors.

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AGRIBUSINESS

                               Canterbury is a world-renowned food-growing region, and an international
                               and domestic hub for agribusiness, agri-research and agritech.

Introduction                   »	Christchurch is home to more than 900 agricultural,
                                  forestry and fishing businesses, while Canterbury
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                                  itself hosts nearly 10,000 of them. These businesses
Te Pae Christchurch               employ more than 16,000 people
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                               »	Canterbury has the largest area of irrigated land
Explore Christchurch              in New Zealand
City of Innovation             »	Canterbury is responsible for producing 17% of the
     Overview                     country’s sheep, 19% of the country’s dairy cattle,
                                  13% of the country’s beef cattle, 28% of the country’s
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                                  deer, and 55% of the country’s pigs
     Building Technology
                               »	Canterbury provides 50% of the international
     International Education
                                  requirement for radish seeds, 35% of white clover
     Earth Sciences               seeds, 33% of world’s carrot seeds and 30% of the
     Health Science               Bok Choy seeds (as of 2011).                             Research facilities and agritech innovations
                                                                                           are also prevalent in Canterbury. Undertaken
     ICT
                                                                                           by both the private sector and globally-
About Us                                                                                   recognised research institutions, the industry’s
                                                                                           academic sector adds real value to the region
                                                                                           and the country’s success as a food supplier
                                                                                           for the entire world.

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BUILDING TECHNOLOGY

                               New Zealand has a reputation for high-tech building design
                               and manufacturing technology.

Introduction                   Since 2011, Christchurch has been the focus        »	The construction sector is the fifth largest in New
                               of significant construction investment and            Zealand and employs more than 170,000 people
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Te Pae Christchurch            innovation in support of the country’s largest     »	New Zealand’s total construction value is currently
                               urban regeneration programme.                         estimated at around $37 billion, of which $7 billion
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                                                                                     is in Canterbury
Explore Christchurch           This has driven innovation and R&D initiatives
                               in advanced building information modelling,        »	Canterbury is home to more than a tenth
City of Innovation                                                                   (14%) of the country’s construction and
                               prefabricated manufacturing, disaster-resilience
     Overview                                                                        manufacturing companies
                               construction, environmental management and
     Agribusiness              sustainable buildings.                             »	The 2011 earthquake sequence has driven innovation
→ Building Technology                                                                and R&D initiatives in advanced building information
                                                                                     modelling, prefabricated manufacturing, disaster-
     International Education
                                                                                     resilience construction, environmental management
     Earth Sciences                                                                  and sustainable buildings
     Health Science                                                               »	The University of Canterbury is ranked 7th in
     ICT                                                                             the world for Civil Engineering and is in the
                                                                                     top 100 universities in the world for Civil and
About Us                                                                             Structural Engineering.

                                   University of Canterbury
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INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION

                            New Zealand’s education system is world‑class, modern and responsive, and
                            reflects the country’s unique and diverse society.

Introduction                »	New Zealand’s education system is consistently
                               ranked within the top five of the OECD
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Te Pae Christchurch         »	Christchurch’s secondary schools consistently
                               achieve the best results in the country
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                            »	Canterbury has around 160 schools as well as
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                               three major tertiary institutions: the University of
City of Innovation             Canterbury (UC), Lincoln University and the Ara
     Overview                  Institute of Canterbury. Christchurch is also home to
                               a satellite campus for the University of Otago.
     Agribusiness                                                                          University of Canterbury

     Building Technology    »	UC is ranked third in New Zealand for the research
                               intensity of its staff, and currently has 26 subjects
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                               ranked in the world’s top 250
     Earth Sciences
                            »	UC is connected to more than 60 international
     Health Science
                                                                                       Lincoln University is ranked in the top 1.2% of all
                               partner universities, and is visited by more than
                                                                                       universities globally, and is rated the 15th best
     ICT                       75 international senior academics every year
                                                                                       for small universities. The agri-focused university
                            »	UC owns over 35 research centres, including field
About Us                                                                               currently owns 10 farms and 14 research centres
                               stations in Cass, Nigeria, the sub-Antarctic Snares
                                                                                       focused on agribusiness, food, the environment
                               Islands, and Antarctica.
                                                                                       and biodiversity.

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EARTH SCIENCES

                               New Zealand is positioned on the boundary of the Australian and the
                               Pacific tectonic plates – making it a fascinating centre for the study of
                               complex and active geology.

Introduction                                                                     »	Christchurch has become a hot spot for international
                                                                                    geologists, civil engineers and other specialists
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Te Pae Christchurch                                                              »	Local research ranges from renewable energy
                                                                                    development and natural hazard mitigation, to
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                                                                                    environmental management and conservation
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                                                                                 »	Christchurch is home to New Zealand’s Natural
City of Innovation                                                                  Hazard Research Centre
     Overview
                                                                                 »	The University of Canterbury’s school of Geological
     Agribusiness                  University of Canterbury                         Sciences prepares students for a diverse range
     Building Technology                                                            of career options, including geo-exploration,
                                                                                    volcanology, hazard management, engineering
     International Education
                                                                                    geology, environmental planning, water resources,
→ Earth Sciences                                                                    science teaching and geoscience research
     Health Science
                               There is a thriving earth science technology
                                                                                 »	Geological modelling, geo-statistics and geo-
                               business sector in Christchurch. Geological
     ICT                                                                            consulting companies like Seequent and ENGEO
                               modelling, geo-statistics and geo-consulting         are based in Christchurch.
About Us                       companies like Seequent and ENGEO are
                               based here, and continue to create world-class
                               software, systems and solutions for businesses,      DOWNLOAD FACT SHEET
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                               governments and agencies to better understand
                               their earth, environment and energy challenges.

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HEALTH SCIENCE

                               With access to world-class health services and outstanding medical facilities,
                               it’s no surprise Canterbury is home to one of the largest and most successful
                               health science communities in New Zealand.

Introduction                   »	Canterbury District Health Board owns and
                                  operates five major hospitals and almost 30 smaller
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                                  rural hospitals
Te Pae Christchurch
                               »	Health sector contributes 8% to region’s GDP
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                               »	Te Papa Hauora is a brand-new Health Precinct
Explore Christchurch
                                  located next to Christchurch Hospital – attracting
City of Innovation                research talent and funding in areas like biomedical
     Overview                     and clinical research, health science education,
                                  health innovation, and health-related information
     Agribusiness                                                                            University of Canterbury
                                  technology
     Building Technology
                               »	Manawa co-locates health education and research
     International Education
                                  activities for the Canterbury District Health Board,
     Earth Sciences               the University of Canterbury and the Ara Institute
→ Health Science                  of Canterbury                                          Te Papa Hauora Health Precinct attracts
                                                                                         both domestic and international research
     ICT                       »	The University of Canterbury’s school of Health
                                  Sciences is rated within the top 125 in the world.     talent and funding – specifically in areas
About Us                                                                                 like biomedical and clinical research, health
                                                                                         science education, health innovation, and
                                                                                         health-related information technology.

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INFORMATION, COMMUNICATIONS & TECHNOLOGY

                               The Information, Communications & Technology (ICT) industry is New
                               Zealand’s fastest growing sector – employing 6% of the domestic workforce
                               and contributing more than $16 billion to New Zealand’s GDP.

Introduction                                                                   »	ICT sector employs 6% of the domestic workforce
                                                                                  and contributes more than $16 billion to New
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                                                                                  Zealand’s GDP
Te Pae Christchurch
                                                                               »	ICT is New Zealand’s third largest export earner,
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                                                                                  behind dairy and tourism
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                                                                               »	Christchurch is the country’s third largest location
City of Innovation                                                                for technology businesses
     Overview
                                                                               »	Tech businesses in Canterbury employ more than
     Agribusiness                                                                 3,000 residents, while professional, scientific and
     Building Technology                                                          technical services companies employ more than
                                                                                  20,000 people. This sector contributes more than
     International Education
                                                                                  $2.4 billion to Christchurch’s GDP
     Earth Sciences
                                                                               »	The local tech sector is supported by the Canterbury
     Health Science
                               Coined the ‘Silicon Plains’ of New Zealand,
                                                                                  Technology Cluster – an alliance agreement between
                               Christchurch is the country’s third largest
→ ICT                                                                             Canterbury Software and the NZ Technology
                               location for technology businesses and boasts      Industry Association (NZTech).
About Us                       some of Australasia’s most innovative and
                               successful tech companies.
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Ko tātou
                          About us
Introduction

Destination New Zealand

Te Pae Christchurch

Venue Spaces

Explore Christchurch

City of Innovation

About Us

     About Us

     Manaakitanga

     Design

     Our Name

     Global Expertise

     Connect

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ABOUT US

                          Te Pae Christchurch
                          is not just a place,
                          it is our people

Introduction              Combining the depth of our local experience
Destination New Zealand   with the breadth of ASM Global’s international
                          expertise, we’re ideally positioned to establish
Te Pae Christchurch
                          Christchurch as a leading, world-class venue,
Venue Spaces              attracting interest from a diverse range of
Explore Christchurch      international sectors.

City of Innovation        In doing so, we will make a significant
                          contribution to our community and region.
About Us
                          By bringing delegates to our city, we’ll also be
→ About Us                the catalyst for greater social and economic
     Manaakitanga         investment in Christchurch.

     Design               We aim to serve our community by being
                          active in it – being curious, culturally aware
     Our Name
                          and engaged to ensure we deliver an authentic
     Global Expertise     and collaborative view of Christchurch and
     Connect              Canterbury, now and into the future.

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MANAAKITANGA (HOSPITALITY)

                          Manaakitanga – it’s our way   New Zealanders place enormous value on
                                                        our long tradition of being hosts: we call it
                          of welcoming you              manaakitanga. At Te Pae Christchurch, we
                                                        want you to experience our special way of
                                                        making people feel welcome.

                                                        For us, planning an event at Te Pae
Introduction                                            Christchurch is about more than a visit – it is
Destination New Zealand                                 about designing a tailored experience. We will
                                                        go out of our way to ensure guests can enjoy
Te Pae Christchurch
                                                        a fully immersive encounter with our city and
Venue Spaces                                            its people. We want them to make the most of
Explore Christchurch                                    every moment of their trip and leave having
                                                        gained a new and rich experience of not
City of Innovation
                                                        only their field of expertise, but our culture,
About Us                                                heritage and environment.
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DESIGN

                          An inspired design for a
                          modern, regenerating city

Introduction                                                                    Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre’s world-
                                                                                class design reflects the natural beauty and unique
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                                                                                culture of the Canterbury region.
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                                                                                Inspired by the Māori creation story – and designed
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                                                                                in collaboration with region’s local iwi Ngāi Tahu –
Explore Christchurch                                                            the building pays homage to Canterbury’s iconic
City of Innovation                                                              waterways, snow-capped mountains and flat, open
                                                                                plains. The exterior’s 43,000 façade tiles and floor
About Us
                                                                                to ceiling windows reflect the fluidity and curves
     About Us                                                                   of Canterbury’s braided rivers, while the building’s
     Manaakitanga            Canterbury’s braided rivers                        interiors reflect the diverse culture, community and
                                                                                values of our city.
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     Our Name

     Global Expertise

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                                                                                Te Pae Christchurch was shortlisted for
                             View from Victoria Square – Architectural Render
                                                                                a 2017 World Architecture Festival Award –
                                                                                Culture: Future Projects.
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OUR NAME

                          The meaning of ‘Te Pae’

Introduction              Our name, ‘Te Pae’ draws inspiration
Destination New Zealand   from several phrases in Te Reo Māori:
                                                                                         HOW TO SAY ‘TE PAE’
Te Pae Christchurch

Venue Spaces              Te Pae Maunga – our mountain views.                            Te Reo Māori is the indigenous
                                                                                         language of New Zealand and
Explore Christchurch      The source of our origin and central to our land and
                                                                                         one our three official languages.
City of Innovation        people, Mountains are a key element on the Southern
                          landscape, just as Te Pae is a central point within            Here’s a guide on how to
About Us                                                                                 pronounce Te Pae:
                          our city.
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                          Te Pae Whenua – the vast plains we inhabit.                    Te as in ‘tear’
     Manaakitanga

     Design               With our strong ties to mountains and the rivers and           Pae sounds like ‘pie’
                          plains they create, it is only natural this influence can be
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                          found in the building’s design, where shapes and lines
     Global Expertise     represent the contours of our Southern Alps and braided
     Connect              rivers of Canterbury.

                          Te Pae Tangata – a place to meet and converse.

                          To talk, to be hosted, to share, entertain and inform…
                          for Christchurch, Te Pae is a gathering place.

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