Be part of New Zealand's most inspiring event.
Festival for the Future is an action-packed weekend of inspiring speakers, future-focused panels, workshops and a marketplace for great ideas. People come from every region nationwide, and increasingly the Asia–Pacific region.
A snapshot of the Festival in numbers from 2018.
Inspiring speakers – hear from a diverse range of people who will challenge you, broaden your horizons and spark new possibilities.
Connection and networking opportunities – meet VIP's, new friends, co-founders and collaborators throughout the Festival.
Workshops and seminars – pick and choose from a range of workshops to help you develop and grow your ideas and skills for the future.
A market place for ideas & opportunities – connect with purpose-driven businesses, interactive stalls, lounges, and future pathways.
Arts, entertainment and performance – a vibrant atmosphere showcasing a range of artists and musicians to inspire your creativity.
Future-focused panels – explore megatrends and the big issues of our time with thought-leaders from a range of different sectors.