Venue and accommodation
HERDSA Conference 2019
Next Generation, Higher Education: Challenges, Changes and Opportunities
The University of Auckland Science Centre
The venue for the conference is the new Science Centre at the University of Auckland. The University, founded in 1883, is the country’s largest university with over 40,000 students, and is conveniently located in the heart of the city centre.
23 Symonds St
Contributor submissions open
1 November 2018
Pre-conference workshop submission deadline
23 November 2018
7 December 2018
Contributor submissions deadline
14 February 2019
Contributor registration deadline
10 May 2019
15 October 2018
Early bird registration deadline
30 May 2019
2 July 2019
Welcome reception and poster session
3 July 2019
4 July 2019
5 July 2019
Suggestions for accommodation
Corner Princes Street and Waterloo Quadrant, Auckland
Pullman Auckland’s sleek interiors emit a warm and friendly vibe, creating an intimate atmosphere whether in the lobby lounge, by the 25 metre heated swimming pool, or within one of 16 dynamic meeting spaces.
A selection of spacious hotel rooms, the exclusivity of an executive lounge, and chic residential suites with living areas and kitchen facilities framing views from city to sea uniquely redefines the lifestyle of the modern day traveller.
The Pullman Hotel is located just ten minutes’ walk from the conference venue.
150 Anzac Avenue, Auckland
Simple, sophisticated, and designed for comfort. Copthorne Hotel Auckland City is centrally located, making it the perfect base to explore the city and attend conferences. The conference venue is just five minutes’ walk away.
The hotel has 106 guest rooms and 4 luxury suites. For hunger pangs and nightcaps, there’s Jimmy Cook’s Kiwi Kitchen. A casual spot serving up some of the most delicious local fare with an extensive wine, beer, and cocktail menu.
THE QUADRANT HOTEL & SUITES
10 Waterloo Quadrant, Auckland
Located in downtown Auckland, just a well shod hop, skip and jump away from the city’s fashion district, restaurants and bars – featuring 200 apartment style rooms (studios, 1 and 2 bedroom apartments) each with a fully equipped kitchen, balcony and FREE Wifi with a generous daily limit of 1GB. It’s easy to see why The Quadrant Hotel becomes the home away from home for many travellers throughout the year. The conference venue is just eight minutes’ walk away.
196-200 Quay St, Auckland
A contemporary hotel for the curious, the explorers and those who thrive on new experiences.
Functionally chic, this contemporary hotel features 190 rooms and suites designed for all travellers, overlooking the vibrant Princes Wharf that is home to a stunning array of dining, entertainment and shopping experiences. Treat yourself to some of the best cuisine from around the world at ‘Beast and Butterflies’ – M Social’s signature restaurant. Alternatively, catch up with friends – both old and new – over a drink at what is disputably the longest bar in Auckland. Stay social with our distinctive hospitality. Everyone enjoys continental breakfast and complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel!