ICEF ANZA • April 22 - 24 2024, Ōtautahi | Christchurch, Aotearoa | New Zealand
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ICEF ANZA – International student recruitment for two popular destinations

The 17th annual ICEF Australia New Zealand Agent event (ANZA) gives education providers from Australia and New Zealand the opportunity to meet with top international student recruitment agents from around the world who have a focus on these key study destinations.

Both countries offer a world-class education combined with excellent travel and lifestyle opportunities, making them highly attractive destinations for international students.

Running from April 22 – 24, ICEF ANZA 2024 is an in-person event being hosted at the Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Meeting schedule & Seminar programme

Build your own personalised schedule of up to 40 one-to-one meetings with existing and potential partners.

Enjoy a programme of live seminars, presentations and panel discussions, featuring experts from across the industry. Taking place on the opening day, this is a unique opportunity to gain up-to-date information and news on the latest market trends and issues currently affecting Australia and New Zealand.

Apart from your scheduled meetings, coffee breaks and evening receptions provide ample opportunity to enjoy informal networking opportunities.


Who joins ICEF ANZA?

ICEF ANZA provides educators with the perfect opportunity to meet pre-screened, active student recruitment agents from all over the world focused on sending international students to Australia and New Zealand.

Whether you represent an educational institution looking to raise its global profile, a student recruitment agency wishing to forge new connections in this part of the world, or a service provider aiming to bring your offer to an eager market, you are sure to benefit from attending.

Pricing & Registration

For education representatives, service providers, cultural exchange and work & travel professionals costs start from just AU$ 6,950 per organisation.

Student recruitment agents who have successfully completed ICEF’s rigorous screening process are invited to apply to attend.



The ICEF Australia New Zealand Agent event (ANZA) will be held at the Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre — an architectural and social landmark designed as a welcoming heart in the centre of the city.

Te Pae Christchurch is a boutique, premium, international meetings and events venue – capable of hosting up to 2,000 delegates. This world-class facility is set in prime position beside the Ōtākaro Avon River in New Zealand’s newest city.

Learn more about the venue here.

2023 Event Statistics

  1. India
  2. Colombia
  3. Nepal
  4. Vietnam
  5. China

234 agents from 49 countries

Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bhutan, Brazil, Cambodia, Chile, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Ecuador, France, Germany, Ghana, Indonesia, Iran, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kyrgyz Republic, Laos, Lebanon, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Türkiye, Ukraine, UAE, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Additional event information

12:0019:00ICEF providers registration desk open

12:0019:00ICEF agents registration desk open


16:3017:00Refreshment break


19:0021:00Welcome reception

08:0008:30Meeting & exhibition hall opens, light networking breakfast

08:3008:55Time for scheduling extra meetings

08:5511:00In-person 1:1 meetings

11:0011:20Refreshment break

11:2013:00In-person 1:1 meetings


14:2016:00In-person 1:1 meetings

16:0016:20Refreshment break

16:2018:00In-person 1:1 meetings

18:00Meeting hall closes

19:3023:30Dinner and dance

08:0008:30Meeting & exhibition hall opens, light networking breakfast

08:3008:55Time for scheduling extra meetings

08:5511:00In-person 1:1 meetings

11:0011:20Refreshment break

11:2013:00In-person 1:1 meetings


14:1015:50In-person 1:1 meetings

15:5016:10Refreshment break

16:1017:00In-person 1:1 meetings

17:00Meeting hall closes

00:0000:00ANZAC Day public holiday in NZ

As well as being the perfect opportunity to get your brand in front of key decision makers & budget holders, your place includes all of the following benefits:

Before the event:

  • Access to detailed profiles of all event participants
  • Use of the Marcom eSchedule PRO online meeting booking system
  • Access to targeted marketing and sponsorship opportunities

At the event:

  • Access to scheduled meetings
  • Access to live & on demand webinars
  • Last-minute meeting scheduling with new opportunities
  • Live chat function with other event participants joining in online
  • Powerfully engaging familiarisation trips for physical attendees, where it is safe to do so

After the event:

  • Access to your personal meeting notes
  • Access to downloadable meeting reports and participant lists
  • Access to all recorded content for 4 weeks after the event closes

To reserve your place, please enquire now.

FAM Tours and Receptions, are two ways you can increase your organisation’s profile by hosting invited ICEF event participants to a private gathering either at your school/campus or a location of your choice.

Find out more information about available activities and how to submit a proposal for your own FAM Tour or Reception, below.

Available FAM Tours and Receptions / Proposal Form



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