On October 3-4, The Power of Inclusion is taking place in Auckland Aotearoa, New Zealand. This global summit is focussed around the topics of representation and inclusion, and the programme presents a full and captivating 2-day schedule which includes performance, keynotes, case studies, conversations and panel discussions.

The Power of Inclusion’s esteemed speaker line-up features 60+ international and local voices who will share their stories, experiences and expertise to generate momentum for a future where representation and inclusion are the new industry standards. Staying true to vision, the line-up includes but is not exclusive to people of colour, women, inter-faith, indigenous, LGBTQ+ and people with a disability, and the event is open and accessible for all to attend. Qualified NZSL interpreters will be present throughout.

The summit will bring hundreds of like-minded people together, present a myriad of world views and posit future action to create a more inclusive industry and world. Enveloped in the unique and extraordinary environment that Aotearoa New Zealand and its peoples have to offer, this summit will put NZ on the radar of key industry professionals from around the world.

The conversations that take place at this event will catalyse the future of screen. Be part of this pivotal 2-days, and secure your seat in the room today.

The Power of Inclusion is hosted by the New Zealand Film Commission and Women in Film and Television International, with support from The Walt Disney Studios.


Complimentary Crèche:

The Power of Inclusion summit is offering a complimentary crèche for those attending with children under 5. 

Crèche details:

- A variety of age appropriate activities will be on offerMeals can be provided on site, or alternatively families can bring in their own
- The carer ratio is 1 per 4x children (and within that ratio, there will be no more than two children under the age of  2)
- The crèche will be open half an hour before and half an hour after the summit is scheduled to start and finish as per the times on the programme

Please indicate during registration if you would like to utilise the crèche. For more information on the crèche, please contact James Chatterley by emailing james@eventdynamics.co.nz, or calling + 64 21 777 928.

Breastfeeding spaces will also be available, however breastfeeding anywhere at the summit is absolutely fine!

Flight Deals:

Exclusive Air New Zealand flight discounts for delegates travelling from the USA and UK

Exclusive Air New Zealand flights discounts are available for delegates travelling to New Zealand from the USA and UK.

Delegates travelling from the USA can receive a discount of 5% for Economy, 10% for Premium Economy and 12% for Business Premier off the airfare from USA to New Zealand.

Delegates travelling from the UK can receive a discount of 6% for Economy and 4% for Premium Economy and Business Premier off the airfare from UK to New Zealand via Los Angeles (LAX) (travel must be on NZ1/NZ2 only) component of the Published Fare Markets.

Flights are able to be booked at www.airnewzealand.com or www.airnewzealand.co.uk using the codes provided.

Terms and conditions.

- Valid on Air New Zealand operated flights only.

- All fares are changeable subject to a $50.00 change fee, plus applicable fare difference between original booking and new booking. Changes are facilitated by Air New Zealand’s Support Team at + 1 800-552-9797.

Parking and Transport:

- Parking building

The Civic Car Park is a short walk from Aotea Centre, located at 299 Queen Street. Entry is on Greys Ave and Mayoral Drive, and there are 928 parking spaces across three levels.

- Mobility parking

The Civic Car Park has 20 mobility spaces available. Take your mobility card and entry ticket to a pay machine and press the help button for instructions. More information available on Auckland Transport's website.

- Public transport

Visit Auckland Transportor download the AT app to see what public transport options are available.

- Taxis

For city centre venues, the best spot to meet a taxi is the Bledisloe Street car park, located at 24 Wellesley Street West.

For more information about the Aotea Centre, click here.

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