3-4 September 2019, Rotorua, NEW ZEALAND
What’s Changing Perceptions?
For the last three years, Changing Perceptions has grown from strength to strength and is now one of the foremost events driving change in how the industry builds with engineered timber.
While earlier programmes were aimed at changing the building industry’s view of engineered wood, the new name reflects the industry’s growth and visibility.
In recent years, mass timber for the commercial building industry has grown in leaps and bounds. Developers worldwide are capitalising on engineering timber components in new commercial buildings.
To keep pace with these global advances, the annual Changing Perceptions conference attracts the country’s leading architects, engineers and wood manufacturers. This one-day conference is held annually in Rotorua, the centre of NZ’s tourism and wood industries.
Changing Perceptions 2019 will further demonstrate the advantages for developers and tenants of using more timber in commercial construction. The event is organised by Innovatek. You can register for updates or contact us directly for further information.
Changing Perceptions 2019 will showcase the use of engineered timber internationally and explore changes in timber use within New Zealand. The value of wood is explored from different angles, including both emotive and economic responses to engineered timber buildings.
The programme focuses on:
- Building a sustainable future with timber
- Building performance, design and implementation
- Project delivery with mass timber
- Overcoming barriers and growing the market
CPD points are available for:
- We are working with industry associations at the moment to make CPD points available to conference delegates.
Who Will Attend?
The New Zealand engineered timber industry, including:
- Engineered timber manufacturers
- Engineered timber suppliers
- Quantity surveyors
- Engineered timber researchers
- Timber industry consultants
- Wood supply chain and logistics companies
- Trades representatives including builders, plumbers, electrical
Sponsorship & Exhibition Opportunities
The Changing Perceptions conference offers a tremendous opportunity for companies involved in wood engineering to be a part of the future of timber use in New Zealand construction. Exhibition spaces will be made available to sponsors of this conference. These booths will provide a unique platform for promoting your products and services to the industry.
To ensure you get a place at either event, if you’d like further information or if you haven’t yet seen a Sponsorship & Exhibition Pack, please contact John Stulen, Director, (+64) 7 921 1382 or (+64) 27 275 8011, email@example.com.
Distinction Rotorua Hotel, NEW ZEALAND
390 Fenton Street, Rotorua, New Zealand
With its beautiful garden setting and located just minutes from the city centre, Distinction Rotorua Hotel is the perfect place to relax and unwind after a big day at the conference. After the event, this hotel is also a great base to enjoy the wealth of attractions and activities Rotorua has to offer.
Special accommodation rates (incl. GST):
- Superior Rooms: $160 per room/night
- Deluxe Rooms: $180 per room/night
- Hotel Suites: $240 per room/night
All accommodation rates are based on single, double or twin share occupancy. Full terms and conditions are listed in the link below.
Innovatek specialises in connecting and supporting businesses with the latest intelligence, technologies and innovations best suited to their operations.
(+64) 7 921 1382
Building X91, Sala Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand