NZ Population Conference

NZPopCon 2023

POPULATION FUTURES IN AN UNCERTAIN WORLD - The Changing Faces of Aotearoa New Zealand

The final programme for the biennial New Zealand Population Conference (NZPopCon) is available now – download it here. 

Registrations are still open! Register here on Eventbrite

NZPopCon will be held in Auckland, on 29-30 August 2023, at the Engineering Building of the University of Auckland. Click here for a map of the venue and parking information.


Keynote speakers will include Productivity Commissioner Ganesh Nana, Associate Professor Collin Tukuitonga, Pacific Dean of Auckland University’s Medical School, Associate Professor Sarah-Jane Paine (Ngāi Tūhoe) Research Director of Growing Up in New Zealand, and Associate Professor Celia McMichael, human geography specialist in climate change impact on the Pacific.

The conference will also feature a special panel on Indigenous Data Sovereignty featuring Kirikowhai Mikaere (Te Arawa – Tūhourangi, Ngāti Whakaue) and Associate Professor Donna Cormack (Kai Tahu, Kāti Mamoe).

After-dinner speaker will be Perlina Lau of the hit pandemic comedy Creamerie. 

Click here for more information on our speakers.