ALPSS Postgraduate Conference

Date Wednesday 9 - Thursday 10 November 2022
Time 9am (Wednesday 9 November) - 5pm (Thursday 10 November)
Where University of Waikato - S Block
Contact Jeanie Richards
Contact email
Admission Cost Free

The ALPSS POSTGRADUATE CONFERENCE is the Annual Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Conference hosted by Te Wānanga o Ngā Kete Division of Arts, Law, Psychology and Social Sciences.

The conference is a yearly demonstration of the quality and value of research by graduate scholars and the creativity, new discoveries and new knowledge it brings to enrich our lives.

This year’s keynote speakers will be:
Ms Sam Iti Predergast
Dr Maebh Long


Presenters will each be allocated 15 minutes to present their research, followed by five minutes for questions. Presentations from a wide spectrum of diverse and exciting research topics are included.

Programme and abstracts


Best Paper and Highly Commended Awards

  • $500 will be awarded for the best presentation given on each day of the conference.
  • $250 will be awarded for a highly commended paper on each day of the conference.
  • $50 People’s Choice

Rangahau Māori prize:

  • $500 prize for the best Rangahau Māori presentation across the two days of the conference.

Moananuiākea prize:

  • $500 prize for the best Pacific research paper presented across the two days of the conference.

Enquiries:  Jeanie Richards: