ASPA 2023 Local Conference Guide

Monday 27th November

We kindly ask that you are seated in The Hub by 8:25 am for the Mihi Whakatau (Welcome Ceremony).  

The conference registration desk will be open in the Maclaurin Foyer from 8:00 – 8:20 am and in the morning tea break.  

Accessing the conference venue

The welcome ceremony for ASPA 2023 conference will be held in The Hub at Te Herenga Waka – Victoria University of Wellington Kelburn Campus. The Kelburn campus is a 15-20 minute walk from the city centre. We encourage you to arrive at the conference venue by 8:00 AM.

Watch the videos below on how to access the conference venue on foot.

Via The Terrace


Via the Cable Car



Wi-Fi Access

To access the Wi-Fi, browse your device Wi-Fi connections and select WellingtonUniversityGuest wireless network (or connect to Click the ‘Don’t have an account?’ button and follow the on-screen instructions.


Use the official conference hashtag #ASPA2023 and tag @ASPActvity in your social posts (X and LinkedIn). 

Have questions?

If you wish to make changes to your registration or have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us at


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