The Energy Sector's Annual Strategic Forum

20-21 March 2025 | Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre

Keeping you informed and engaged in 2025, Downstream is New Zealand's leading event for the energy industry. Bringing together international influencers and local leaders, Downstream shares strategic insights into our current challenges and opportunities.

  • Political priorities and Strategy
  • Technology and Innovation
  • Demand-side flexibility
  • Fuelling our future
  • Regulation and Intervention
  • Climate considerations
  • Investment
  • Human-centered solutions
  • Resilience
  • Decarbonisation

Sponsorship and Exhibition opportunities

Depending on your budget and objectives, we offer a range of options from high-level branding, thought leadership opportunities, hospitality sponsorship and exhibition stands. To discuss further, contact either:
James Wardhaugh at or
Dominic Duncan at


Downstream delegates will this year hear from new Minister for Energy Simeon Brown and new Minister for Resources Shane Jones on their priorities and aspirations for the energy industry.

The New Zealand energy sector’s leading annual conference returns to the Lower Hutt Events Centre on Tuesday 5 and Wednesday 6 March 2024.

With a new government policy agenda focused on...