The Canterbury/Westland Branch are keen once again to host the 2021 New Zealand Collision Repair Association annual conference which will be held from Friday 16th April to Saturday 17th April 2021 at the Marlborough Convention Centre, Blenheim.
The Marlborough Convention Centre in Blenheim enjoys the perfect mix of business and pleasure amidst world-class scenery and purpose built conferencing facilities. The venue is also within easy walking distance of various accommodation options and downtown Blenheim. Blenheim is situated in the heart of wine-growing Marlborough and is one of the sunniest towns in New Zealand.
As usual the programme has been designed to maximise opportunities exhibitors have with the delegates. Trade stand opportunities are limited and will receive maximum exposure through a series of events in the Exhibitors area.
Blenheim is situated in the heart of wine-growing Marlborough and is one of the sunniest towns in New Zealand.
This years conference will be held at the Marlborough Convention Centre in Blenheim. Various accommodation options are within an easy walking distance of the conference venue.
We have a range of sponsorship packages to suit you, we have outlined below the various options available. Sponsorship plays a critical role in ensuring the success of our event and we invite you to be part of our conference and you can be assured that we will do our best to give all sponsors and exhibitors value for their contribution.
We will also be providing the opportunity for businesses to exhibit products, services, management systems, etc.
All breaks, lunches etc will be ‘held in the exhibitors’ area to ensure that conference attendees have ample opportunity to renew acquaintances and meet potential suppliers.
Please note that in addition to the Exhibitor stand price ($1,100.00), you will need to register each of the personnel who will be manning your stand. We have available an exhibitor registration solely for this purpose – this registration does not include attendance to the Saturday night Dinner, Awards and Entertainment ($150.00 per person), this can be paid for separately.
If you have any further queries or would like to discuss sponsorship/exhibiting further please email Neil Pritchard firstname.lastname@example.org or phone him on 021-663459.
10.30am – 11.15am Morning tea / Registration / Trade display viewing
11.15am – 11.25am Housekeeping – Mikey Havoc our MC
11.25am – 11.30am Conference opening
11.30am – 12.30pm Speaker – Pic Picot
12.30pm – 12.35pm Exhibitor’s product session
12.35pm – 1.45pm Lunch / Registration / Trade display viewing
1.45pm – 2.30pm Speaker – Claire Turnbull
2.30pm – 2.45pm Remit discussion
2.45pm – 2.50pm Exhibitor’s product session
2.50pm – 3.15pm Afternoon tea / Trade display viewing
3.15pm – 4.45pm Bar room chats
4.45pm – 5.15pm Drinks / Nibbles / Trade display viewing
5.15pm Day’s session ends
9.45am – 10.00am Housekeeping – Mikey Havoc our MC
10.00am – 10.40am Regional round up session
10.40am – 10.45am Exhibitor's product session
10.45am – 11.15am Morning tea / Trade display viewing
11.15am – 12.00pm Speaker – TBA
12.00pm – 12.25pm AGM
12.25pm – 12.30pm Exhibitor’s product session
12.30pm – 1.45pm Lunch / Trade display viewing
1.45pm – 2.45pm Bar room chat wrap up session
2.45pm – 3.15pm Afternoon tea / Trade display viewing
3.15pm – 4.00pm Speaker – Phil O'Reilly
4.00pm – 4.05pm Conference closing
4.05pm – 5.00pm Drinks / Nibbles / Trade display viewing
5.00pm Day’s session ends
6.30pm ‘DeBeer Paint – the Smart & Rewarding Choice’ Dinner, Awards and Entertainment
Saturday 17 April 2021 at 6.30pm
A great Saturday night function is planned, the ‘DeBeer Paint – the Smart & Rewarding Choice’ Dinner, Awards and Entertainment – all combined on the one night due to the compact format. This evening will be a ‘Masquerade in Marlborough’ themed affair, so start getting your outfit sorted.
Please indicate your accommodation needs on the registration form and we will try to meet your request if possible. The accommodation costs are payable on your departure from the Hotel. At check-in you will be required to provide your credit card details. All pricing includes GST per room per night.
Superior room (1 king bed) - $189.00
Superior room (2 single beds) - $189.00
Chateau studio (1 super king bed) - $189.00
Chateau twin studio (2 single beds) - $189.00
Executive Grande Studio (1 super king bed) - $249.00
1 bdrm Grande apartment (1 super king bed and double spa bath) - $329.00
2 bdrm Grande penthouse (1 super king bed and ensuite with each room) - $450.00
Standard room (1 king bed) - $145.00
Superior room (1 king bed) - $155.00
New Queen room (1 queen bed) - $185.00
Family 1 bedroom unit (1 king bed in lounge and 2 single beds in bedroom) - $195.00 for 2 people, $30 for each extra person
Partners are invited to join the delegates for any of today’s sessions or you can enjoy exploring the many attractions of the Marlborough region.
Partners board a luxury touring coach this morning and head to Picton where they will then cruise on the Marlborough Sounds to Lochmara which is set on the tranquil shores of the Queen Charlotte Sound. You’ll have some free time to explore Lochmara as well as enjoy a sumptuous lunch including a glass of wine.
Upon leaving Lochmara cruise back to Picton and then board the coach which will drop you back to the conference venue.
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