Events Diary

Check out some the key digital technology and education events that are coming up in the next few months.



Until 9 May Science Fiction Science Future. An immersive exhibition that
challenges students to think like scientists. School groups welcome. Runs until 9 May, 2021. More here.

Terms 1-4 The Wonder Project 2021 Programme. Rocket Challenge Year 5-6, Term 2; Plant Challenge Year 7-8, Term 4; STEM Careers Year 7–13, Year-round.
More at

Terms 1-4 Sign up to the 123Tech Challenge. Digital activities for school students to support the DT&HM curriculum. Nationwide competition for Years 1-13. More at


18 January Virtual Reality (VR) Experience & Education. Full day of professional learning and development day for educators. Newmarket, Auckland. More here.

20-22 January Teaching Teachers How to Code for Virtual Reality (VR). Three-day school holiday programme for educators. More here.

From February

Rubber Duck Awards 2021. Competition to tell local stories through game design. Find out more at


11 April Science STEM Fair. Hands-on opportunity to play with cutting-edge Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths concepts. MOTAT, Auckland. More at


21, 25 and 27 May INTERFACEXpo 2021. Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland. Registrations open in early 2021. More at


9-11 August NASDAP Conference 2021. Reflect. Reconnect. Rejuvenate. Te Pae Convention and Exhibition Centre, Christchurch. More at

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Last updated 24 February, 2021

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