• B:HIVE, Smales Farm

WORKTECH24 Auckland is the conference for all those involved in the future of work and the workplace as well as real estate, technology and innovation.

WORKTECH brings innovative ideas and inspiration to the workplace community through inter-disciplinary speakers and learning experience to enhance creativity and move thinking forward.

Join 100 senior professionals from real estate, facilities, HR, technology, executive management, architecture, design and professional advisors to listen to global thought leaders, further their knowledge and share best practise and expertise.

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  • Ashlee Niuia Abraham

    Head of People, Samsung New Zealand

  • Dr. Dani Chesson

    Founder & Director, Design Thinker Institute

  • Dr Jarrod Haar

    Dean’s Chair and Professor of Management and Māori Business, Massey University

  • Marek Matuszewski

    Head of Technology, NZ Employee Experience, ANZ

  • Michelle Peralta

    People & Culture Lead, Devoli

  • Heather Polglase

    People, Culture, and Ways of Working Director, Spark NZ

  • Sabri Sabri

    Executive Manager, Engineering Practice NZ, Suncorp

  • Kristie Smart

    Head of Strategy and Design, Studio DB


WORKTECH speakers are leading international thinkers, industry strategists and radical visionaries. Our speakers come from some of today’s most successful companies as well as a broad range of progressive and influential organisations.

Please contact Samantha Cullum for more information about speaking at this event

Key Themes

Unveiling Tomorrow’s Workplace: Navigating the Tech Odyssey in the Future of Work

As we stand on the cusp of a new era, this event is poised to explore and dissect the profound impact of technology on the future of work. Delve into the intricate interplay between innovation and the workplace, as we navigate the Tech Odyssey that is reshaping industries and redefining professional paradigms. From artificial intelligence and automation to virtual collaboration and augmented reality, join thought leaders, industry experts, and visionaries to gain insights into the disruptive forces shaping our workplaces.

The Inclusive Workplace: Cultivating Equitable Employee Experiences in the Physical & Digital Realms

Dive into the heart of workplace inclusivity as we examine the importance of fostering cultures of connection, belonging and opportunity amidst an evolving landscape of hybrid and distributed work. Explore strategies, technologies, and cultural shifts that empower diverse teams and elevate the collective experience, shaping a future where every voice is heard and valued.

Adapt & Innovate: Embracing Uncertainty to Craft Future-Ready Workplaces

In an era defined by uncertainty, we explore the dynamic intersection of rapid prototyping, design thinking for uncertainty, and adaptive strategies in the workplace. Join us as we explore the art and science of swift innovation, where the ability to prototype, iterate, and adapt becomes paramount. Together, let’s redefine the future of work by embracing uncertainty as a catalyst for continuous innovation, unlocking the transformative potential of rapid prototyping in crafting resilient, agile, and future-ready workplaces.

Peak Performance Paradigms: Designing the Future of Work for Optimal Performance

Join us as we discuss the latest research, methodologies, and innovations that empower individuals to reach and sustain their highest levels of performance. From cultivating a culture of innovation and continuous improvement to leveraging cutting-edge technologies, our conference aims to provide a platform for thought leaders, practitioners, and enthusiasts to exchange insights and strategies for unlocking peak performance in the workplace.

Really interesting, nice to have a day focused on thinking about the future of work

Senior HR Business Partner, Air New Zealand

This is an event packed with exciting innovative information that you can use especially if you are designing a new workplace.

Vice President, JPMorgan Chase

Very informative and up to date information that changes the way of working. Definitely a good one to go to learn more about the workplace!

Human Resources Business Partner, Nestle

What a fantastic day with some amazing human beings and creative’s sharing their thoughts and learnings

Talent Acquisition Team Leader, People and Culture, Auckland Council

Always inspirational to take time out to connect with the industry. Thank you WORKTECH!

Property Manager, Woolworths NZ


Become a WORKTECH Ambassador

Consider yourself a social media warrior? Love WORKTECH and all that we do?

Then sign up to be a WORKTECH ambassador. We’re looking for people that love the future of work and workplace and social media who are willing to become a part of a team and help spread the word to the masses. There will be a free event ticket available to successful applicants.

Please fill in this application form or email Kirsty Darlington to apply!


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  • WORKTECH-Academy


Our market-leading WORKTECH conferences are “unmissable” events for senior corporate workplace professionals.

WORKTECH provides a vehicle to build your business relationships with these decision makers, develop senior contacts and enhance your credibility with key prospects by alignment with the event.

Please contact Joe Hayes for more information on commercial partnerships