ENERGY. EXPERTISE. EXCELLENCE. 

Join us at Annual connection in Christchurch

21-23 SEPTEMBER 2021
Air Force Museum of New Zealand



Annual Connection is the only platform of its kind that connects, celebrates, and showcases the people and companies of the Electricity Supply Industry. The people that keep New Zealand’s power on.

The best Cable Jointers and Line Mechanics come together, from across New Zealand, for this three-day competition and event.

There is plenty happening on the sidelines too, with industry exhibitors showcasing the latest in technology and innovation and career presentations to schools.

Cable Jointer Competition

ENTER CABLE JOINTER COMPETITION

Line Mechanic Competition

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Industry Exhibitors

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Exhibit at Annual Connection

Exhibit at Annual Connection and showcase your services, products or new innovations to a wide industry audience and speak face-to-face with key decision-makers.

Elevate your brand with MC call outs throughout the event. Give demonstrations and previews both to the people who use your gear and those who make the calls. Take advantage of the many brand and logo placement opportunities available in the event programme.


INDUSTRY EXCELLENCE AWARDS


The Energy and Telecommunication Industry Excellence Awards recognise the hard work and commitment it takes to skill up by rewarding the best and brightest trainees in Energy and Telecommunications.

The Industry Excellence Awards will be a night of celebration in Christchurch, following Annual Connection, and is sponsored by MITA Consulting Ltd. 

The overall winners of Annual Connection’s Cable Jointers and Line Mechanics competitions will also be announced on the night.

Please submit your award nominations before 23 July 2021. The categories and forms are below.


INDUSTRY EXCELLENCE AWARD NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN.

To nominate a trainee please download the form by clicking the category, complete and return to annualconnection@connexis.org.nz.

  1. Transmission Trainee of the Year

  2. Telecommunications Trainee of the Year

  3. Generation Trainee of the Year

  4. Distribution Trainee of the Year

  5. Contribution to Investing in Youth Training and Development

  6. Advanced Trainee of the Year


SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Support your industry at Annual Connection by sponsoring the event or an Industry Excellence Award.

Sponsorship not only provides a key brand promotion opportunity but it also aligns your company as an industry leader, supporting industry best practice, and quality outcomes for the Energy Industry.   

Contact Hillary Riches, Event Manager, to discuss sponsorship sponsorship opportunities and options at annualconnection@connexis.org.nz

We cannot run this event without our amazing sponsors so we thank you in advance and look forward to working with you!

Find out more about our 2021 sponsors.