Image: View over Wellington from Mt Victoria

2023 NZILA Firth Conference

Whakatū Nelson | 18-19 May

Theme: Growing pains

2023 NZILA Firth Conference


Thank you to all delegates who attended the conference.

To view photos click here.

To view conference programme click here.

Speaker Videos will be available at the end of June.

View photos from the President's Cocktail Evening click here.

View highlights from the Conference click here.

The conference explored the following themes:

Growing pains:
FDS, greenfield pressures, inner city densification, demographic changes, council directions.

Cultural impacts:
How has/will pressure impact/be felt by the local Māori mana whenua?

Regional land productivity, climate change, fresh water.

How do we retain our place, the magic of Nelson, aesthetics, people, culture.