The IDEAS Festival is a not-for-profit event hosted by the Educational Charity IEX. 

The IDEAS Festival is back in Nelson at the end of Term 1, 2019.

There are amazing workshops and
the timetable will be announced here early in March.

Registration is through Eventbrite and opens on 24 March.

Please see 'how to register' and 'FAQ' (in 'about' drop-down) for details.




11-12 APRIL 2019

Age 8-13 | NMIT 

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We couldn't help spread IDEAS without our amazing supporters.


Nelson IDEAS Festival,

in partnership with NMIT:

1 amazing campus

3 thrilling events

10 fantastic student leaders

30 wonderful volunteers

40 enthusiastic presenters

100+ IDEAS sessions

500+ participants