New Zealand Applied Business Education Conference

New Zealand Applied Business Education Conference

3 & 4 October 2019

Kahukura, City campus, Madras Street, Christchurch

Ara’s Department of Enterprise and Digital Innovation is proud to host the 2019 New Zealand Applied Business Conference. This is a great opportunity to get together with colleagues from across the sector to learn from each other and share best practice in teaching, learning and innovation.

The theme this year is “Business education in a world of changing skills demand”.

Across this two-day conference we’ll hear from a range of inspirational speakers and explore topics including technology and business education in the classroom, assessment methodology, applied business research, moderation practice, work-integrated learning and more.

Call for papers

We encourage researchers to submit insightful applied research which investigates the effects of change on business and business education. We also welcome papers that address any other applied business issues and/or any area of business education.

The deadline for submissions is 2 September 2019. For submission guidelines and further details please email


Registrations are now open. Fees include attendance at conference and the social programme including a conference dinner.

Early bird registration (until 2 September):
$35 ITP faculty | $200 non-ITP

Late registrations:
$60 ITP faculty | $300 non-ITP

Register now

For all conference enquiries, please contact