2018 World Indigenous Business Forum

  • Date: 09 October 2018 to 12 October 2018
  • Location: Rotorua Energy Events Centre, Queens Drive, Rotorua, Rotorua

A major international platform to showcase Māori business, engage Indigenous people in global economic discussions and leverage indigenous trade.


The World Indigenous Business Forum 2018 (WIBF 2018) is a major international event growing in global momentum since 2010. Aotearoa, New Zealand, has successfully won the 2018 bid to showcase Māori business and leverage global indigenous trade and development. WIBF 2018 provides a platform to lead private and public sector conversations and collaborations with Iwi leaders, international corporations, social enterprise initiatives and community development. Hosting the WIBF 2018 in New Zealand will see a global attendance of 1,000 business participants in an innovative focused forum, significantly lifting both Māori and New Zealand trade profiles across global Indigenous business communities.

This event is organised by Te Ohu Whai Ao and is sponsored by Te Puni Kōkiri.


Rotorua Energy Events Centre

Queens Drive

Booking details

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The price is: $749 USD for early bird registrations (normal registrations $849 USD)


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Disclaimer: Whilst best endeavours have been made to ensure the accuracy of this information it was submitted to Te Puni Kōkiri by the event organiser and they are responsible for its accuracy.

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