What to expect from a blended conference. FLANZ 2021: Focus on Flexible Learning.

The FLANZ 2021 Conference, 14-15 April 2021, in partnership with Massey University, will be a truly blended experience with face to face as well as virtual opportunities for engagement.

Conference mission: Focus on Flexible Learning

In 2021 what does flexibility mean for conference delegates and presenters? Expectations of modern learners include technology use in learning and teaching, flexible learning environments and programmes that allow anywhere, anytime learning.

FLANZ is applying similar expectations to professional development and learning: 

Through these channels, supported by news and information on social media and email, FLANZ is bringing flexibility to professional development and learning.

The FLANZ 2021 Conference Venues

Victoria University of Wellington Kilburn campus and multiple satellite venues will offer opportunities for face to face engagement. Online services will allow for live broadcast of presentations as well as online engagement opportunities. Find out more here.

Satellite venue: AUT Auckland

We are pleased to confirm the first of our satellite venues: Auckland University of Technology (AUT) North Campus. We will share more information about satellites soon. 


Speakers have the opportunity to present from a venue or from desktop. Presentations will be made available online for delegates following the conference. These will include the presentation as well as the discussion that follows. 


Massey University is the Principal Sponsor for the FLANZ 2021 Conference. FLANZ would like to acknowledge the importance of sponsors in enabling this conference to take place. Other sponsors include:

  • Open Polytechnic of New Zealand: Gold Sponsor
  • Victoria University of Wellington: Venue sponsor

Please contact president@flanz.org.nz or check the conference website for more information about sponsorship.