Combined Symposium 2021: Plinth to Podium (Online)



The first hybrid in-person and virtual SEPNZ and NZMPA Combined Symposium will provide excellent opportunities to learn and network with industry leaders. International presentations will be delivered virtually, and local presenters will deliver in-person, alongside concurrently run workshops. Purchase tickets for the symposium online or attend the conference and workshops in person.

Please note: Symposium will only run in-person during Alert Level 1. If there is a rise in Alert Level then the symposium will be run as on online only event and reimbursements for the workshops will be made.

International keynote speakers

  • Dr. Enda King
  • Prof Chad Cook
  • Dr. Melanie Hayman


  • Peter Gallagher
  • Dr. Chris Hanna
  • Marion Kennedy
  • Steve August
  • Angus Ross


  • Jacinta Horan
  • Dr. Mark Laslett
  • Hannah Orr
  • Angus Ross

Click Here to view Speaker Bios

Click here to view the poster for the event
Click Here To view the Symposium agenda


SEPNZ members $300 (to receive the SEPNZ member price, please click here for the promotion code)

NZMPA members $300 (to receive the NZMPA member price, please click here for the promotion code)

PNZ members $360

Non-PNZ members $450

Students $150

Please Note: Registration Cancellations and Refunds

Registrations cannot be shared. Substitute delegates are welcome without penalty, but please advise the event organisers of any name changes 72 hours prior to the event taking place. Any amendments and/or cancellations must be notified in writing to the event organiser at:

If a refund is required please note our cancellation policy: For a full refund less a $45 admin fee please notify us by the EOB 03 September 2021, after this time the cancellation refund is 50% plus a $45 admin fee, 2 weeks prior to the event there will be no refunds.

Event documents

  • 25 Sep 21
  • 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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  • Online
  • $450.00 Non Members
  • $360.00 Members
  • $150.00 Students