All New for 2020

new zealand’s first ONLINE BUSINESS EXPO

This is the business event of the year you won’t want to miss!
Brought to you by the Hutt Valley Chamber of Commerce

ONLINE events


  • Online Business Stands – showcase your business, choosing from three flexible stand packages, from $195 + GST. Stands will remain online for up to 12 months, directing traffic through to your own website
  • Competitions – there’ll be lots of business prizes throughout the week, promoting exhibitors and encouraging visitors and interaction
  • Livestream Broadcasts – exhibiting businesses will feature throughout the week in livestream broadcasts, with Q&A
  • Virtual Tours – prerecorded tours inside local businesses. See new products, how they operate and what’s on offer

In person events


  • Business Economist Breakfast, with guest speaker Brad Olsen, sponsored by NZME
  • Business Safaris – get up close in person on one of our local business tours
  • Manufacturing and Technology Forum – highlighting the breadth of innovative hi tech manufacturing companies across the Wellington region
  • Education to Employment Careers Showcase – opportunities for school leavers to learn about local trade careers and for local employers to connect with young talent coming through
  • Mega Networking Event – Wellington’s largest business networking event, celebrating the close of the 2020 Wellington Business Expo

Grow your business opportunities with the 2020 Wellington Business Expo – a week-long business event that keeps giving online for up to 12 months!


Exhibitors will be offering Expo-only deals and prizes at their online stands. There’ll be a host of livestream broadcasts throughout the week, as well as many in person events.


Showcase your products and your business by taking part in the biggest business event of 2020 for the Wellington region. Meet fellow exhibitors and this year, reach out to an even larger online audience. Save your customers the trouble of finding you online and instead – come to them at this year’s online Wellington Business Expo. There are exhibitor packages to suit all budgets, with pricing options from just $195 + GST.


Get free access to all the exhibitors, and leave your online business card to connect and enter prize draws. Watch livestreams and find out more about the businesses in your own backyard. take part in Q&A. Join us at our in person events taking place across the Wellington region.

The Countdown is On!









Being a sponsor offers so much more than promoting your brand.  Book a prime spot for a Livestream Broadcast and interact with our live online audience. How about hosting an event? Be a key local business central to the Wellington Business Expo.


This year for the first time, we are introducing an Education to Employment Showcase highlighting local trade-based employment opportunities. High school students can learn about local trades and employment opportunities throughout the Wellington region. We’ll be releasing current videos showcasing career paths and there’ll be in-person student and employer Speed Meets taking place. Get involved in the Wellington Trade Game, where students can take part to win some fantastic prices.

If you are an employer, an ITO, Tertiary Education Provider or actively involved in education to employment pathways, join our Careers Showcase. Get in touch today


12-22 October 2020 ... The Countdown is On!








12-22 OCTOBER 2020


The 2020 Wellington Business Expo is bigger than ever, with plenty of online and in person events.

Tune into free livestream broadcasts run by local business experts and ask questions. Take advantage of Expo-only deals, win prizes and broaden your business network.

Join us for a jam-packed two-week Business Showcase full of opportunities for 2020, at this year’s online Wellington Business Expo.

There are plenty of in person events too. We’ve made this year’s Wellington Business Expo Covidsmart. Find out more.




Business Economist Breakfast, Sponsored by NZME

An informative in-person Business Breakfast with Economist, Brad Olsen. This event launches our Wellington Business Expo and is open to everyone to attend. Registrations are essential.


Education to Employment Careers Showcase, Sponsored by Open Polytechnic

The Hon Chris Hipkins will open this event for employers, schools and students. The Careers Showcase includes an in-person Speed Meet bringing students, schools and employers together, while there are plenty of career livestreams showcasing various careers for school leavers, along with a Trade Game for a chance for students to win plenty of prizes from pizza vouchers to Apple Earbuds.  Find out more.



Manufacturing and Technology Forum, Sponsored by WellingtonNZ

Highlighting the breadth of innovative hi tech manufacturing companies across the Wellington region, we’ll have a panel of experts sharing their expertise and open discussion. This event will be opened by the Honorable Grant Robertson. Find out more.



Health and Financial Wellness Forum, Sponsored by Gee & Hickton

Hear from a panel of local experts on how to manage your health and finances in a Covid environment. Find out more.



Business Safaris

Interested in hosting a group of 12 business people at your workplace? Our Business Safari package could be for you. This is an opportunity to showcase your business for an hour. Get in contact with us today if you are interested. 



Realtime Livestream Broadcasts

There will be a range of livestream broadcasts running from 10am each day. Contact if you are interested in hosting a livestream broadcast, or check out our Premium Stand Package. A schedule will be available closer to the time. Spaces are limited so get in quick.



Mega Networking Event 

This event includes presentations to exhibitors and visitors but is open to all. Prizewinners will be announced. This is a great opportunity to make local business connections. This event closes the Expo on 22 October 2020. A link will be available soon to register online.




Package 1: basic $195 +GST

Get Your Virtual Stand Today!

Display your logo, up to 5 photos, your business blurb, an expo promotion, your contact details and we’ll link to your website.

Package 2: standard $295 +GST

Get Your Virtual Stand Today with Video and Extra Photos!

Display your logo, up to 10 photos, your business blurb, an expo promotion, your contact details and we’ll link to your website.

Package 3: PREMIUM $595 +GST

Premium Stands Are Limited to 20 spots

Get your Virtual Stand, video, up to 10 photos PLUS a Livestream!

Display your logo, up to 10 photos, your business blurb, an expo promotion and your contact details. We’ll link to your website and set up a Livestream with you that will take place during the Expo.

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Livestream broadcasts

Get in touch with or check out our Premium package if you are interested in hosting a livestream event. This is a fantastic opportunity to reach out to our online audience and promote your business, or share your expertise with the local business community.




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