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Totara Learning is excited to announce a Totara User Conference in central city Wellington, New Zealand on August 7-8 2019 at Cliftons, Majestic Tower, with panoramic views over Wellington Harbour.

The New Zealand Totara Government User Group would also like to welcome anyone travelling into the Conference on August 6th to take part in some optional networking seminars. These are open to all users from all sectors.

This Totara User Conference will bring together the Totara Community from a wide variety of industry sectors to collaborate and to learn from each other's experiences. All current Totara users and potential future users are invited to secure their spot today.

You'll get the chance to hear directly from the Totara Team about product innovations and what's in store for the future, as well as share practical Totara product advice, how-tos and best practice tips across a multiple of industries from across Australasia.

All attendees will be awarded a Totara User Conference Open Badge.

We look forward to welcoming you to Wellington! 


Cliftons Breakout Area


Pre-Conference Seminars (6th August)

If you're arriving into Wellington early, you may be interested in attending the pre-conference seminars, hosted by the Totara Government User Group at the Ministry for Business, Innovation & Employment.

Starting at approx. 11am, several free seminars will be available across the day, giving you even more opportunities to network and learn from other Totara Users.   

Further details are available on the booking page. (Please select the seminars you would like to attend, as seats are limited.)

NZ Totara User Conference Day 1  (7th August)

Morning registration for Day 1 of the Conference opens at 8.15am, with the day itself a series of Totara Partner-run workshops covering a range of hot topics.

Full details available when you select "Tickets" from the booking page - choose one of the two available workshops in each stream. 

9.00-11.00am | Stream 1

  • Workshop 1 - Hosted by Catalyst IT
    H5P, saying goodbye to SCORM: an introductory session for content creators to the open source plugin for Totara called H5P.
  • Workshop 2 - Hosted by Kineo
    People insights: using people data to drive learning impact: develop an understanding of L&D’s relationship with data and how to use it more effectively within L&D and across your organisation.

11.30am-1.30pm | Stream 2

  • Workshop 3 - Hosted by Catalyst IT
    Find the Audience superhero in you: develop a special set of superhero skills and use your superpowers to plan and manage Audiences.
  • Workshop 4 - Hosted by Synapsys
    Out the Box; The Art of Configuration.

2.30-4.30pm | Stream 3

  • Workshop 5 - Hosted by LearningWorks
    Working smartly with course custom fields: how to use course custom fields with courses, programs, course catalogue and to create great reports.

  • Workshop 6 - Hosted by Androgogic
    Experience API: A practical application solving real-world problems.

NZ Totara User Conference Day 2 (8th August)

Day 2 of the User Conference begins with registration at 8.30am, with the Conference itself opening at 9am and closing for networking drinks at 4.30pm.

We're currently finalising the running order, but attendees can expect another day packed full of client case studies and opportunities to share and learn, plus additional insight into the latest Totara Learning updates on Product development and the Community. 

  Don’t delay - you can purchase your tickets for the workshops and conference today!

Don't Miss Out!

Join the NZ User Conference this August and make the most of your opportunities as a member of the Totara Community.

Additional Information

As we appreciate that many attendees may not be local to the area, here are some handy links to help you prepare and organise your trip that you may find useful:

Wellington hosts some great gourmet events, which this August includes Beervana and Visa Wellington on a Plate

if you're planning to make a longer trip out of your visit, we also recommend you check out the New Zealand Touring Map and Tourism New Zealand Holiday App.

If you have any further queries, get in touch with the team at [email protected] And don't forget to use #TotaraUserConf to share your thoughts and let your network know you're attending on social media.


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Cliftons Wellington
Level 28, 100 Willis Street
Wellington 6011
New Zealand