eResearch NZ 2017 | Registration Now Open



Registration is now open for eResearch NZ 2017, taking place at the Rydges Lakeland Resort, Queenstown from the 20th to 22nd February 2017.

Register here now.

Early bird registrations are now open and close on Thursday 15th December 2016, after which standard registrations close on Monday 13th February 2017. For more information on registration fees visit the conference website.


As February is a busy time of year in Queenstown, we recommend you book accommodation as soon as possible. We have held a limited number of rooms at the Rydges Lakeland Resort for registered delegates to book. Upon registering, you will receiving a confirmation email including a booking link and code to have access to these rooms held at the Rydges.


Abstract submissions are also open and there’s only 2 weeks to go until abstract submissions close.

The conference theme for 2017 is “Shaping the Digital Future: Opportunities for Australia & NZ Science Communities”. This theme will guide the following four streams designed to ensure you maximize your time at eResearch NZ 2017

Strategic Executive Gather key stakeholders to work together to achieve a combined focus for digital transformation in research.
Research Innovation Using peer to peer sharing of innovative work practices to influence research communities nationally.
Research IT Technical Building awareness and engagement with IT practitioners involved in the Research Community.
Early Career Researchers Helping researchers in their analyses by encouraging sharing practices with fellow researchers, and an opportunity for professional development and mentoring.

Abstract submissions are now open and we welcome submissions for lightning talks, presentations, posters, and workshops of work underway or complete within the last year.

To find out more on how to submit your abstract, visit our conference website by clicking here.

Important Dates

Wednesday 26 October 2016, at 11.59 pm NZST - Abstract submission close
Friday 18 November 2016 – Presenters will be notified of their abstract results
Friday 25 November 2016 – Presenters are required to be registered for the conference to guarantee a place in the programme
Friday 02 December 2016 - Programme announcement
Thursday 15 December 2016 – Early bird registration close
Monday 13 February 2017 – Registrations close

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about eRNZ 2017. We look forward to seeing you at eResearch NZ 2017 in February.

Kind regards,
Claudia Bell
Conference Coordinator
The University of Auckland