Nau mai, haere mai, piki mai, kia ora koutou, talofa lava, bula vinaka, mālō e lelei, kia orana, fakaalofa lahi atu
Welcome, welcome, welcome
Join us in Aotearoa New Zealand for the 7th biennial ITAC conference! We’re thrilled to announce that 2024’s conference will be hosted by ITAC’s New Zealand Hub: the Centre for Arts and Social Transformation (CAST) at Waipapa Taumata Rau | University of Auckland.
Come together as artists using your creative powers to make a positive impact in your communities, schools, and beyond.
Whether you’re a community artist, participatory artist, or socially engaged artist (or whatever other title you go by), ITAC7 will be the place to be for international networking, professional development, partnership building, knowledge exchanges, and more. So mark your calendars, start planning your travel, and get ready to play at ITAC7!
Submissions Now Open
All proposal submissions are due 1 March 2024.
The Countdown is On
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2024 ORGANISING COMMITTEE
Listed alphabetically by surname
MICHELLE JOHANSSON – Kaitiaki | CEO, Ako Mātātupu: Teach First NZ
PETER O’CONNOR – Centre Director, Centre for Arts and Social Transformation
HUIA O’SULLIVAN – Te Atiawa ki Taranaki, Executive Director, Ngā Rangatahi Toa
SAM SCOTT – Artistic Director, Massive Company
SIMON SHARKEY – Director and CEO, The Necessary Space
AMANDA WALLACE – Centre Manager, Centre for Arts and Social Transformation
LEI ZHANG – Senior Event & Conference Planner, University of Auckland
Explore Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland
With an irresistible combination of magnificent natural scenery and a vibrant city lifestyle, Auckland is a place of exciting contrasts and endless adventures. While you’re here, take the opportunity to experience the beautiful scenery, world-class shopping, fine food and wine, rich culture, buzzing cosmopolitan lifestyle, action and adventure.
Begin planning your itinerary here.
Explore Aotearoa New Zealand
New Zealand is a land of immense and diverse landscapes. You’ll experience natural wonders and unique culture here that you won’t find anywhere else in the world.
View a comprehensive tourist guide to New Zealand at this link.
New Zealand has myriad different events on throughout the year, from sports fixtures to cultural festivals. Add one to your itinerary before or after ITAC7.