Key dates

Deadline for abstract submission 1 November, 2019    
Registration closes 1 November, 2019    
MapNet 18-19 November, 2019 Start time 9:30 am Monday 18 Nov Finish time 3:30 pm Tuesday 19 Nov


MapNet 2019 will be held in the Te Toki a Rata building lecture theatre (TTR L1) on the Kelburn Campus at Victoria University of Wellington.

Social Media

If you are using twitter, tag your conference posts #mapn19

Please respect the requests of speakers and conference attendees that ask or suggest not to be included in social media posts.


Wellington airport (WLG) is about 9 km to Victoria University. Taxis from the airport cost $40+ and take half an hour or so. There are also shared shuttle services which can drop you in the centre of town or at your accommodation for about $18–25, and take around an hour. The airport bus will take you to the center city, where you can transfer to a bus to VUW.


The best low cost and convenient accomodation option for MapNet 2019 is Te Puni Village. Click on “Book now”. Use the code MapNet2019 in the promo field after selecting the dates for your stay.

Conference organising committee: Peter Ritchie, Mel Dohner