Aug 2014: TNZ taps into potential conference opportunities with local universities

Tourism New Zealand's (TNZ) latest activity is targeting local universities to uncover potential conference opportunities for New Zealand.

Over the past couple of months TNZ has held sessions at two of New Zealand's major universities - Victoria University and the University of Waikato - promoting the Conference Assistance Programme and un-tapped potential opportunities to bring international conferences to the country.

International Business Events Manger Bjoern Spreitzer says, "Working to promote areas where New Zealand has particular leadership and expertise to the rest of the world provides a great incentive to bring conferences to New Zealand and is a core element of TNZ's business events strategy.

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