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

Join us for the inaugural Aerospace Summit on Monday 5 September.

Next Aerospace Meet Up

Aerospace Christchurch Meet Up #24 Go Your Drone Way

Tuesday 14 June 2022, 5pm
BNZ Partners Business Centre

At this months Meet Up, we'll be providing an update and overview on current and future drone/unmanned aerial vehicle technology and projects happening right here in New Zealand! 

Upcoming Meet Ups

Pencil these dates on your calendar!

Meet Up #24                                         …       14 June

Meet Up #25                                         …        9 August

New Zealand Aerospace Summit      …        5 September

Meet Up #26                                         …        8 November


Events in February 2022

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
January 31, 2022 February 1, 2022 February 2, 2022 February 3, 2022 February 4, 2022 February 5, 2022 February 6, 2022
February 7, 2022 February 8, 2022 February 9, 2022 February 10, 2022 February 11, 2022 February 12, 2022 February 13, 2022
February 14, 2022 February 15, 2022 February 16, 2022 February 17, 2022 February 18, 2022(3 events)

All day: *CANCELLED* 36th Annual Symposium - NZ Aerospace in a Post-COVID World: Diversification, Environment & Innovation

5:00 pm: Space for Planet Earth Challenge - Final Pitch and Awards Competition (HYBRID EVENT)

5:00 pm: Space for Planet Earth Challenge - Final Pitch and Awards Event

February 19, 2022 February 20, 2022(1 event)

9:00 am: POSTPONED: Smart Christchurch Innovation Expo

February 21, 2022(2 events)

9:00 am: POSTPONED: Smart Christchurch Innovation Expo

8:00 am: *POSTPONED* New Zealand Aerospace Summit 2021

February 22, 2022 February 23, 2022 February 24, 2022 February 25, 2022 February 26, 2022 February 27, 2022
February 28, 2022 March 1, 2022 March 2, 2022(1 event)

12:30 pm: Lunchtime Tech Series Panel Discussion - Canterbury Tech

March 3, 2022 March 4, 2022 March 5, 2022 March 6, 2022

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