The New Zealand Modelling User Group Conference will be held at the Mercure Hotel, Auckland, on 10th and 11th September 2015. Registration for the conference is available through the IPENZ website.

On Wednesday 9th September (the day before the NZMUGS conference) SIDRA SOLUTIONS are holding a half-day SIDRA Software Presentation, at the Mercure Hotel, Auckland. The presentation will cover recent developments in SIDRA INTERSECTION.

The Trafinz 2015 Conference will be held in Dunedin, from 12 to 14 August. More details, as they become available, will be posted on the conference website.

The first of three 2015 Bike Futures conferences will be held in Sydney from 11 to 13 August. The theme is "Connecting Australia's Next Great Cities". More information can be found on the Bike Futures website.

The IPENZ TG 2015 Conference will be held at the Rydges Hotel Christchurch, from 22 to 24 March 2015. More information is available from the conference website.

ViaStrada, in conjucntion with Auckland Transport, is offering four days of courses in March 2015, covering planning and design for walking and cycling.

The ViaStrada office will close for the holidays on the afternoon of 24 December, and reopen on Monday 5 January 2015. We wish you all happy holidays!

The SNUG 2014 workshop is being held at the Christchurch City Council Function room, Level 1, 53 Hereford Street, from 6 - 7 November, with an optional technical tour on the afternoon of 5 November. The draft programme has further details.