Whitireia and WelTec hold an annual research symposium that brings together staff from both institutions as well as other tertiary providers

The next symposium will be held on Thursday 23 November 2017 at the Whitireia Porirua campus. 

WWOPRS poster 2017

WWOPRS 2017: November

Whitireia and WelTec are now joined by the Open Polytechnic as a triumvirate of research for the latest installment of the annual research symposium.  The theme is Innovating for Industry & Community and the symposium will be held on Thursday 23 November 2017 at the Whitireia Porirua campus. 

For more information, email research@wandw.ac.nz or researchoffice@openpolytechnic.ac.nz

WWRS February 2017 Poster

WWRS 2017​: February

The 2016 Whitireia and WelTec Research Symposium was rescheduled as a result of the Wellington earthquakes and was held on 3 February 2017 at the WelTec Petone campus. Subtitled Enriching the Future, the symposium featured 53 presenters and exhibitions, with researchers from Whitireia and WelTec being joined by their colleagues from the Open Polytechnic of New Zealand, Manukau Institute of Technology and Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology.

WWRS2015 poster

WWRS 2015​​

In 2015, researchers from Whitireia, WelTec and the Open Polytechnic were joined by presenters from Manukau Institute of Technology, Waiariki Institute of Technology, Tai Poutini Polytechnic, Otago Polytechnic and Southern Institute of Technology. With the theme Emerging Enquiry, in total there were 90 submissions consisting of 74 oral presentations, 14 poster presentations and two exhibitions. Professor Ken Udas from the University of Southern Queensland was keynote speaker.

WWRS 2015: Abstract Booklet ​(2.09MB PDF)


Images from the 2015 symposium are available on the Whitireia Facebook page.  

WWRS 2015 Thumbnails

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