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The Annual Conference is the highlight of the Society's year.

The 2014 GSNZ conference will be held in New Plymouth and hosted by Massey University in the week of 24-27 November. Pre-conference and post-conference field trips are being planned. There will be a call for abstracts and registration in July and the deadline for both will be mid-September. For details about the conference go here.

Conferences are usually held at the end of November into early December. Organisation is rotated around the main branch centres.

Conference Venues

The following branches/organisations are responsible for hosting the annual conference in the future

  • 2014 - Massey University
  • 2015 - Victoria University of Wellington
  • 2016 - Otago University
  • 2017 - University of Auckland
  • 2018 - GNS Science
  • 2019 - University of Waikato
  • 2020 - University of Canterbury

 This was agreed by the GSNZ Committee in Februray 2014.