Events

Ministry of Awesome hosts countless educational and networking events to support you to grow your idea, network and learn about cool things that are happening. You can also count on us to know about all the other awesome happenings around town!

If you'd like to speak at one of our events, get in touch. We'll provide pitch practice, support and connections in the lead up to the event!

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Unreasonable Lab NZ

When: 16 Nov 2015 9:00 AM

Where: Shift Culture (192 St. Asaph Street)

How Long: 5 days

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2015-11-16 09:00:00 2015-11-21 09:00:00 Pacific/Auckland Unreasonable Lab NZ For more about our upcoming Business Model Validation Lab, click here! Photo: Erica Austin Day 1: Customer Discovery Photo: Erica Austin Day 2: Customer Validation Photo: Erica Austin Day 3:... Shift Culture (192 St. Asaph Street) Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

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CHCH Soup: Summer 2016

When: 25 Feb 2016 6:00 PM

Where: The Commons

How Long: 3 hours

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2016-02-25 18:00:00 2016-02-25 21:00:00 Pacific/Auckland CHCH Soup: Summer 2016 Yes folks, it's CHCH SOUP, Summer 2016! Brought to you by Ministry of Awesome and Gap Filler. The Commons Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

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Sustainability Workshop

When: 9 Mar 2016 5:00 PM

Where: GreenHouse (146 Lichfield Street)

How Long: 2 hours

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2016-03-09 17:00:00 2016-03-09 19:00:00 Pacific/Auckland Sustainability Workshop Ministry of Awesome and SMART Consulting presents Double Shot Session on Sustainable Business Practices. SMART Consulting has designed an interactive engaging and foundational workshop, giving you the tools to... GreenHouse (146 Lichfield Street) Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

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Startup Weekend Christchurch

When: 29 Apr 2016 5:00 PM

Where: EPIC Building

How Long: 2 days

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2016-04-29 17:00:00 2016-05-01 21:00:00 Pacific/Auckland Startup Weekend Christchurch Ministry of Awesome is proud to be an event partner at this year's Startup Weekend! Participants create working startups during the event and are able to collaborate with like-minded individuals outside their daily networks. EPIC Building Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

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Event: How to thrive in disruptive times with Gary Bolles

When: 20 May 2016 5:30 PM

Where: EPIC Building (Cnr Manchester and Tuam St)

How Long: 2 hours

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2016-05-20 17:30:00 2016-05-20 19:30:00 Pacific/Auckland Event: How to thrive in disruptive times with Gary Bolles Brought to New Zealand by Callaghan Innovation, Gary is being hosted by Ministry of Awesome in Christchurch on 20 May. EPIC Building (Cnr Manchester and Tuam St) Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

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CHCH Soup Autumn

When: 18 May 2016 6:00 PM

Where: The Commons (cnr Kilmore and Durham St)

How Long: 3 hours

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2016-05-18 18:00:00 2016-05-18 21:00:00 Pacific/Auckland CHCH Soup Autumn CHCH Soup is back for Autumn, our season finale to round off a great year!!! A Gap Filler and Ministry of Awesome collaboration, CHCH Soup provides a platform for local creatives and innovators... The Commons (cnr Kilmore and Durham St) Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

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Event: Pitch for the Pot CHCH Soup

When: 21 Jul 2016 6:00 PM

Where: Space Academy (371 St. Asaph St)

How Long: 3 hours

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2016-07-21 18:00:00 2016-07-21 21:00:00 Pacific/Auckland Event: Pitch for the Pot CHCH Soup CHCH Soup, a Pitch for the Pot event, is back for a new season!!! A Gap Filler and Ministry of Awesome collaboration, CHCH Soup provides a platform for local creatives and innovators to... Space Academy (371 St. Asaph St) Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

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TEDxChristchurch 2016 Speaker Lounge

When: 2 Dec 2016 5:30 PM

Where: XCHC Exchange ChCh 376 Wilsons Road, Waltham

How Long: 2 hours

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2016-12-02 17:30:00 2016-12-02 19:30:00 Pacific/Auckland TEDxChristchurch 2016 Speaker Lounge It’s back! As one of the Foundation Event Partners for TEDxChristchurch, Ministry of Awesome is proud to host another TEDxChristchurch Speaker Lounge so you can engage with the following speakers... XCHC Exchange ChCh 376 Wilsons Road, Waltham Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

Muhammad Yunus

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Muhammad Yunus - Nobel Peace Prize Winner

When: 9 Apr 2017 4:30 PM

Where: The Charles Luney Auditorium 12 Winchester Street

How Long: 2 hours

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2017-04-09 16:30:00 2017-04-09 18:00:00 Pacific/Auckland Muhammad Yunus - Nobel Peace Prize Winner Professor Muhammad Yunus is a Bangladeshi social entrepreneur, banker, economist, civil society and global thought leader who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for founding the Grameen Bank and... The Charles Luney Auditorium 12 Winchester Street Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

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National Coworking Day

When: 11 May 2017 9:00 AM

Where: Awesome HQ. 192 Saint Asaph Street, Christchurch,8

How Long: 8 hours

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2017-05-11 09:00:00 2017-05-11 17:00:00 Pacific/Auckland National Coworking Day Co-working spaces across New Zealand open their doors to the public, to showcase what sharing a working environment is all about. Awesome HQ. 192 Saint Asaph Street, Christchurch,8 Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

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Startup Weekend

When: 19 May 2017 6:30 PM

Where: Epic Innovation Campus

How Long: 2 days

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2017-05-19 18:30:00 2017-05-21 21:00:00 Pacific/Auckland Startup Weekend Launch a startup in 54 hours. A high-energy weekend filled with aspiring and proven entrepreneurs. Startup Weekend is the place to launch an idea, meet co-founders, and grow your networks... Epic Innovation Campus Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

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Tech Week

When: 6 May 2017 9:00 AM

How Long: 9 days

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From Start-up to Scale-up

When: 19 May 2017 9:00 AM

Where: EPIC Innovation Campus

How Long: 3 hours

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2017-05-19 09:00:00 2017-05-19 12:00:00 Pacific/Auckland From Start-up to Scale-up It’s easy to start up a start-up... but what about when it's time to scale-up? Once you’ve validated your idea fits a market need, you need new skills, a... EPIC Innovation Campus Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com

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Red Zone Design Jam

When: 30 Jun 2017 5:30 PM

Where: Awesome Lounge, EPIC Innovation Campus

How Long: 2 days

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2017-06-30 17:30:00 2017-07-02 18:30:00 Pacific/Auckland Red Zone Design Jam  presents DESIGN JAM powered by Regenerate Christchurch. Design Jam is a 48-hour design challenge that brings architectural, design, community, entrepreneurial and sustainable minds together to come up with potential solutions for... Awesome Lounge, EPIC Innovation Campus Ministry of Awesome office@ministryofawesome.com
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