Aerospace Christchurch holds regular Meet Ups for the community to meet and hear the latest news and research in the industry

Lianne Dalziel, Mayor of Christchurch attending an Aerospace Christchurch event

Megan Woods, NZ Minister of Research, Science and Innovation attends an Aerospace Christchurch event

Aerospace Christchurch Meet Ups feature guest speakers from different areas of the aerospace industry with a different theme at each event

The Inaugural New Zealand Aerospace Summit

Be inspired by trailblazing innovators and renowned speakers, showcasing aerospace in New Zealand. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to connect with more than 300 delegates, including aerospace entrepreneurs, investors, professionals, and government agencies.

Next Aerospace Meet Up

Aerospace Christchurch Meet Up #20: The Roaring Twenties

NEW DATE: Monday 27 September 2021 / Ara Institute of Canterbury – City Campus

With incredible aerospace potential to be found right here in New Zealand, hear from local innovators
about the new technologies that are launching aerospace further than it’s ever been before.
Brought to you by our Silver Sponsor, Dark Matter.

Save The Date – Upcoming Meet Ups and Events

Monday 27th September at 5pm / Ara Institute of Canterbury – City Campus – Meet Up #20: The Roaring Twenties

Wednesday 6th October at 8pm / R. F. Joyce Observatory  – Aerospace with the Stars

Tuesday 30th November at 5pm / Ara Institute of Canterbury – City Campus – Meet Up #21

Monday 21st February at 8am / Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre – New Zealand Aerospace Summit

Event Schedule

MonthWeekDay
September 2021
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
August 30, 2021 August 31, 2021 September 1, 2021 September 2, 2021 September 3, 2021 September 4, 2021 September 5, 2021
September 6, 2021 September 7, 2021 September 8, 2021 September 9, 2021 September 10, 2021 September 11, 2021 September 12, 2021
September 13, 2021 September 14, 2021 September 15, 2021

7:00 pm: Chronicling the Space Adventure - The British Interplanetary Society

September 16, 2021 September 17, 2021 September 18, 2021 September 19, 2021
September 20, 2021 September 21, 2021 September 22, 2021 September 23, 2021 September 24, 2021 September 25, 2021 September 26, 2021
September 27, 2021

5:00 pm: Aerospace Christchurch Meet Up #20: The Roaring Twenties

September 28, 2021 September 29, 2021 September 30, 2021 October 1, 2021 October 2, 2021 October 3, 2021

Event Photo Gallery

*Disclaimer: Please note that if you attend our meetings or events, we may collect a picture of you when we take photographs or make a video recording of the meeting or event. We may also take photographs or make a video recording at meetings or events run by other organisations that we are also involved in where that is permitted by the organisers or the individuals involved. If you do not want your picture taken or to be in a video recording of a meeting or event, please ensure that you avoid the cameras being used for this purpose or alert an Aerospace Christchurch staff member. These photographs may be displayed on our website, on our social media pages or in our marketing material. For more information, please refer to our Privacy Policy.

Christchurch is an ideal place to base our operations because it is a good location for flight testing, has less air traffic and relatively stable weather.”

Stefan Powell, Co-Founder and CTO, Dawn Aerospace