November 28 & 29, 2022
Ōtautahi Christchurch

A meeting point for Aotearoa New Zealand's thriving artificial intelligence research community, innovating across many domains.

2022 Conference Highlights

Aotearoa New Zealand is advancing the state-of-the-art in artificial intelligence through fundamental and applied research, collaborating across academia and with industry, and this conference provided a further opportunity to network and share experiences, understandings and knowledge.

This annual conference was intended to be the usual meeting point of the Artificial Intelligence research community with the main goal of the event being to foster discussion around the latest advances in Artificial Intelligence.  


"Collaborators I wouldn't have found any other way" NAOI

"For anyone interested in Ai in Aotearoa the conference provided a very valuable 'snapshot' of current thinking, issues, projects- and possibilities. If in any way you work in or around Ai you'd be a fool not to attend" Mike Grimshaw

"Good platform to network with people of related research work around New Zealand"

"The premier venue for showcasing AI research and applications in Aotearoa

Research insights

Senior researchers from around the country presented on a range of topics and student as well as post-doc members presented their research through posters. 

The 2022 Artificial Intelligence Researchers Association Annual Conference was co-located with the 2022 New Zealand Data Science Platform Workshop.

2022 New Zealand Data Science Platform Workshop

The Data Science Platform Workshop was focused on the eight Data Science programmes funded by the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment’s (MBIE) Strategic Science Investment Fund and Catalyst fund.

The event was opened by the Honourable Dr Ayesha Verrall, Minister for Research, Science and Innovation and programme leaders presented and discussed their major progress, key members, achievements, and challenges, followed by a question and answering session. 

The 2021 Workshop was hosted by Victoria University of Wellington with the 2022 Workshop being supported by the Artificial Intelligence Institute - University of Waikato as Platinum Sponsor of the Artificial Intelligence Research Conference. 

2022 Conference in pictures

2022 Conference Committee

Professor Albert Bifet

Professor Richard Green

Professor Gillian Dobbie

Professor Mengjie Zhang

Dr Julian Maclaren

Dr Paul Geerstema

Dr Rory Clifford

Dr Daniel Wilson

Dr Phil Mourot


This product has been added to your cart