Registration is temporarily closed while we work to release the NZGS decision on the event following the government announcement made on 14 Sept.

The early bird deadline will be extended if the Symposium is postponed.

Thank you for your patience.

Do you need to register a group?

Contact [email protected] for assistance. Please note that workshop & field study spaces are offered on a first-in, first-served basis as part of the Symposium registration.

We want to help make attending the Symposium as easy and affordable as possible. To that end we are working with a local transport provider to look at offering you an easy and inexpensive airport transfer.  You can indicate your interest through the registration form. Please note that this service has not yet been confirmed and we will advise whether we will be making arrangements in late September.

RegistrationEarly Bird
(excl GST)
(excl GST)
Member (NZGS or AGS)$645.00$695.00
Student (from a NZ Institute, does not include dinner)$100.00$100.00
Pre-Symposium Workshop & Field Study$280.00$280.00
Student or Additional Guest Dinner Ticket$108.70$108.70

*Students will be asked to upload an image of their current student ID during registration.

The full registration fee includes:

  • Entry to all symposium sessions & access to trade exhibition
  • Lunches, morning and afternoon teas
  • Welcome Reception on Thursday 15 October 2020
  • Symposium Dinner on Friday 16 October 2020
  • Breakfast on Saturday 17 October 2020

*Students to pay for the dinner as an add on option due to subsidised registration

Payment Options

Registration is managed by Conferences & Events.

Conferences & Events is a New Zealand Business and all transactions are in NZ dollars and subject to GST (15%).

Credit Card (Mastercard or Visa)

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Cancellations must be notified in writing by email to [email protected]

Cancellations received on or before 1st September 2020 will be charged an administration fee of $100.

No refund will be given for registration cancellations received after 1st September 2020 (including “no shows” at the conference).

Registrations can be transferred to another delegate at any time without penalty.

Terms and Conditions

Please click here to view the Terms & Conditions in relation to purchasing goods or services from Conferences and Events Limited for New Zealand Geotechnical Society 2020 Symposium.

Special Requirements

Should you have special needs for food or mobility requirements, or have any other special requirements please let us know when you register.