Contact: Ian Conrich

    Since 1997, Ian has organised twenty-three conferences, including large international gatherings in Germany, Poland, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Norway, Austria, Italy and France, and in collaboration with institutions such as University Paris Dauphine, University of Gdansk, Goethe University, Frankfurt, the University of Vienna, and Victoria University of Wellington. Many of these conferences have involved working closely with foreign governments and embassies, for countries such as New Zealand, Canada, Australia, and Chile.

    • 27-30/6/18 Regional Identities and Coastal Communities of the Pacific, held at the University of Aveiro, Portugal.

    • 7-10/7/17 Contested Territories in the Pacific, held at the University of Strasbourg, France.

    • 30/6 – 3/7/16 Mountains, Rivers, Forest and Lakes: Viewing Nature in New Zealand and the Pacific, held at Franklin University, Lugano, Switzerland

    • 1-4/7/15 Empires and Cultures of the Pacific, held at the University of Vienna, Austria.

    • 25-28/6/14 Across the Pacific, held at the Norwegian Maritime Museum, and the Kon-Tiki Museum, Oslo, Norway.

    • 27-29/6/13 New Zealand and the South Pacific, held at Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

    • 6-8/11/12 New Zealand and Europe: Borders, Nations, Identities, held at the University of Gdansk, Poland.

    • 19/11/10 Easter Island: Cultural and Historical Perspectives, held at the Embassy of Chile, London.

    • 1-3/7/10 New Zealand, Central and Eastern Europe, a 3-day international conference planned for the University of Vienna, Austria.

    • 3-5/7/09 New Zealand, Germany, and the (Post)Colonial Pacific, a 3-day international conference held at Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany.

    • 4-6/9/08 The Katherine Mansfield Centenary Conference, a 3-day international conference held at Birkbeck, University of London.

    • 26-27/8/08 MMP and the Constitution: 15 Years Past, 15 Years Forward, 2-day international conference, held via live video-conference link with Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.

    • 2-4/7/08 New Zealand and the Mediterranean, a 3-day international conference, held in Florence, Italy.

    • 28-30/6/07 The State of the Nation: New Zealand's Centenary as a Dominion, a 3-day international conference, held at Birkbeck, University of London.

    • 29/6-1/6/06 New Zealand, France, and the Pacific, a 3-day international conference held at University Paris Dauphine, France.

    • 23-24/4/05 New Zealand and Australia at War, a 2-day Anzac conference in association with the Sir Robert Menzies Centre for Australian Studies and the Imperial War Museum, held at the Imperial War Museum.

    • 11-14/4/05 Small Nations, Big Neighbours: Studies of Canada and New Zealand. An international conference co-organised with the British Association of Canadian Studies, held at the University of Kent.

    • 3/7/04 Imagining New Zealand/Aotearoa: Histories and Representations, a one day conference held at New Zealand House.

    • 28/6/03 New Zealand - The Urban and the Rural, a one day conference held at New Zealand House.

    • 26/6/02 New Zealand, Identities, and Globalisation, a one day conference held at New Zealand House.

    • 28/6/01 Postcolonial New Zealand, a one day conference held at New Zealand House.

    • 28/6/00 New Zealand Then... and Now: Society and Culture, a one day conference held at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London.

    • 15/06/99 New Zealand Fictions: Literature and Film, a one day conference held at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London.

    • 03/06/98 New Zealand - A Pastoral Paradise?, a one day conference held at New Zealand House.

    • 04/11/97 Focus on Australian and New Zealand Cinema, a one day conference held at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London.