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

Next Aerospace Meet Up

Aerospace Christchurch Meet Up #28


Upcoming Events


Aerospace Christchurch Meet Up #27

Careers in Aerospace (Invitation Only)



Aerospace New Zealand Meet Up #28

Start Me Up 2023



Aerospace Christchurch/New Zealand Meet Up #29



New Zealand Aerospace Summit 2023

The New Zealand Aerospace Summit

11/09/23 – 12/09/23


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5:00 pm: Aerospace Christchurch Meet Up #26

November 8, 2022

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8:00 am: 2022 Canterbury Tech Summit

November 24, 2022

8:00 am: Canterbury Tech Summit 2022

November 24, 2022


We invite all techpreneurs, disruptors and technology ecosystem leaders to join us this November for our 2022 Canterbury Tech Summit. This full day conference is set to be thought provoking and inspirational, with ample time to network to your heart’s content.

It’s a full day!

It’s in person!

With real live speakers on stage!

Don’t miss it!

Tickets are strictly limited!

More details and website coming soon!

More information

12:00 pm: How a peer-to-peer advisory board can support your business | Community101 Lunch and Learn series

November 24, 2022

Community101 hosts a ‘Lunch and Learn’ series on the last Thursday of each month at 12:00pm. You are invited to come in and listen to our educational sessions to help your businesses learn and grow. They are open to everyone.

I’m delighted to welcome to our next Lunch and Learn series, Chris Wallace from The Alternative Board with a session on how a peer advisory board can help your business. The Alternative Board was born from a need to support businesses need to scale and grow and make decisions with peer to peer support, as often a board of directors is out of  reach for many SMEs.  Chris was recently interviewed for a BNZ Connect episode – you can take a look at his interview here:  In your business, who has your back? - YouTube

Please RSVP

Date: Thursday 24th November at 12:00pm

Address: Community101, inside BNZ branch, 111 Cashel Street, Christchurch

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November 28, 2022(1 event)

5:00 pm: Everything You Need/Want To Know About Telemetry

November 28, 2022

This event, hosted by ETMC Technologies is free and a great chance to get together with your peers to learn about telemetry with some industry leading experts.

November 29, 2022(1 event)

8:45 am: Women's Networking Breakfast

November 29, 2022

Register here to attend Community101's networking breakfast, hosted in conjunction with The Small Wins Company.
8:45am, 29th November 2022 in Community101, 111 Cashel Street, Christchurch

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November 30, 2022(1 event)

12:30 pm: Decision Thinking Accelerator

November 30, 2022

This event, hosted by Catalyze APAC is designed for leaders and managers with responsibility for operations, strategy, change management, capability development and organisational performance.

December 1, 2022(1 event)

5:00 pm: Aerospace Christchurch Associates Christmas Party

December 1, 2022

The Aerospace Christchurch Christmas Party is on the 1st of December, and it is the perfect opportunity to celebrate and unwind after a successful year of Aerospacing, along with the Aerospace Christchurch community.

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*Ticketing Policy: Please note that by purchasing tickets to any events organised by Aerospace Christchurch (operating as Aerospace New Zealand), you are subject to our ticketing terms, found here 

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