UniForum NZ '96 -- General Information



Airline bookings will be the responsibility of delegates.


A limited amount of accommodation at the Quality Hotel, Fenton St, is reserved for the conference and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Any overflow will be accommodated at other hotels/motels nearby.

Room rate: $100 inclusive of GST. Each room contains a single and a double bed. Extra beds are available at $15 per person.

Delegates are responsible for payment of accommodation and other hotel expenses directly to the hotel.

Accommodation must be booked before 10 May 2019. Please indicate on the registration form the dates you require accommodation, so the booking can be made for you.

If you have any special requirements (e.g. cot, extra beds, babysitter etc) please note in the accommodation section of the registration form.


Out of consideration for speakers we request that cellular phones and pagers are switched off or operated in silent mode during conference sessions.

Delegates may be contacted through Conference Registration at the hotel, Phone +64 7 348 0199 or Fax +64 7 376 1973

Delegates will not be interrupted during conference sessions to take messages but urgent messages will be delivered immediately the session finishes.


President's Cocktail Party

Join our President, Kaye Batchelor, and the rest of the UniForum NZ Board, sponsors and speakers in an informal get-together from 7.30pm, Wednesday 22 May.

Dress: Casual

Magix Buffet Dinner

Take a touch of Halloween, add the Addams Family and the Rocky Horror Show, Casper the Friendly Ghost, some assorted witches and sorcerers, and of course the Unix Wizards and what have you got? Magix, of course! We'll cast a spell over you with our magical food and wine, and then dance the night away to our lively disco.

Dress: Halloween style is encouraged! Prizes will be awarded for original costumes and the most inventive spells

Extra tickets for guests are available at $60.00 each

Gala Conference Dinner

Commencing with a champagne cocktail hour, the conference dinner on Friday evening will feature a four-course meal and fine wines.

Dress: Semi-formal

Extra tickets for guests are available at $90.00 each.

Children are not encouraged to attend this function. Minders can be arranged through the conference organisers.


If you require a diabetic or vegetarian diet, or wheelchair access, etc., please note these on the registration form so that your needs can be catered for.

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