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Please join the New Zealand Association of Positive Psychology for our inaugural Thrive Aotearoa one day symposium!

NZAPP's role is supporting, uniting, upskilling and uplifting Positive Psychology practitioners and those working in related fields. This full-day of connection and learning is for human resources professionals, educators, coaches, Positive Psychology practitioners, students, or anyone interested in the latest research, practical application, and future direction of Positive Psychology and wellbeing science.

Topics include the future of burnout, resilient grieving, the future of positive psychology and workplace wellbeing, engineering wellbeing environments, the power of creativity in the workplace, and more.

Saturday, 14 September 2024 - 9:00am to 6:00pm (Followed by a networking cocktail session 6:00-7:30pm)

Alongside the informative, inspiring and invigorating speaker sessions will be a panel discussion, and opportunities to meet and connect with like-minded humans.

Awarded on the day will be the NZAPP's very first Founders Award, presented by the NZAPP Founder, Aaron Jarden, Associate Professor, Centre for Wellbeing Science, University of Melbourne.

Refreshments will be provided all day, and the event will close with a cocktail and networking event on site.

The Symposium will take place at:

AUT University, North Shore Campus
90 Akoranga Drive, Northcote, Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland
Conference Centre
 AF114 accessed through Awataha Plaza

Please see the map, here

All day paid parking available on site.

Tickets will be on sale via the NZAPP web site from 5 July 2024.

Early Bird prices run until 31 July 2024.

Discounts apply for NZAPP members consider joining now.

(General member $80 / Student $40 per year)

NZAPP Members  
Member Early-bird (Register before 31 July 2024) $ 380.00

Member General

$ 475.00
Honorary Lifetime Member
$ 220.00
NZAPP Student member (Proof of enrollment required)

$ 220.00


Non-Member Early-bird (Register before 31 July 2024)
 $ 550.00
Non-Member General
 $ 665.00

Tickets include access to all sessions and include catered morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and cocktail and canape event.

With thanks to our SPONSORS

We couldn't offer this invigorating day of learning and connection without the generous support of our sponsors:




About NZAPP 

This event is hosted by the
New Zealand Association of Positive Psychology (NZAPP).

Launched 18 years ago by Associate Professor Aaron Jarden and a pioneering group of academics and professionals, and now led by researchers and practitioners from around Aotearoa New Zealand, NZAPP offers virtual learning sessions, connection and networking events, and knowledge sharing for Positive Psychology practitioners, professionals and students.

Click here to become a member.

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The New Zealand Association of Positive Psychology is a not-for-profit organisation. 24 Banks Rd, Aongatete, Katikati, 3181.

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