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

Downstream offers multiple options for audience engagement, from high-level branding, thought leadership speaking opportunities, through to hospitality, and exhibition stands. To discuss your needs, contact either:
James Wardhaugh at or
Dominic Duncan at

Latest updates

We are excited to bring Downstream to the South Island for the first time in 2025. To maximise the potential of the new venue we are updating the format by adding breakout sessions, roundtable discussions, and encouraging more interaction in the exhibition.



Foundation Partners

Supporting Organisations