Welcome, changemakers from around the world!
We are gathering in Aotearoa New Zealand to envision new possibilities for collective wellbeing, connect with passionate minds from different walks of life, and co-create in service to a better world. We welcome Cohort 2 of the Edmund Hillary Fellowship, and reunite all Fellows from 20 countries who are catalysing global change from New Zealand.
A Co-created Event
New Frontiers April 2018 is a 3-day event that brings together creative entrepreneurial leaders from New Zealand and around the world, to share, explore and co-create integrated solutions to the world’s most pressing problems. Each participant bring their passions, skills and expertise to help shape our experience together.
Who - You, along with a convergence of passionate individuals and communities from across New Zealand and around the world.
What - A gathering of co-creation, joining hearts and minds in the exploration of new perspectives and models for our global collective well-being.
Where - We'll be gathering in Aotearoa, in the edgy Trentham Racecourse Complex in Upper Hutt, 45 minutes north of Wellington City.
Share, Connect & Explore
New Frontiers is an immersive experience for the mind, body and soul. We’ll be hosting a range of engaging activities, facilitated and emergent discussions, showcase of EHF Fellows’ work, speaker sessions, arts, open conversations and plenty of time for spontaneous connection, to provide an experience that leaves you inspired and ready for action.
Hear from innovators and creative minds as they dive deep into new ideas, articulate problem areas, and inspire new possibilities.
Nature, Connection and Wellness
Form friendships with passionate people with diverse views and life experiences. Breathe in the fresh air, do yoga, meditate or book a massage.
Engage in group discussions on themes that emerge during the gathering, facilitated by participants and run as open space conversations.
Arts and Culture
Immerse yourself in an eclectic experience of the arts with musicians, artists, filmmakers, poets and storytellers. Ground yourself in traditional Māori custom, including pōwhiri, mihi, and Te Reo Māori.
Hear from the EHF Fellows as they introduce themselves, their passions, and their vision for the global impact they wish to create from New Zealand.
Experience the first-rate healthy cuisine lovingly prepared by amazing chefs, using local, organic produce.