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7in7 Digital Nomad Conference

7 conferences. 7 years. 7 continents.

Wellington, New Zealand
October 22-29, 2019

Main Stage Days: October 26-27

Conference tickets are US$579

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7

conferences
on 7 continents

100

experienced
digital nomads

1

week
of events

75% Women

75% Women

Our women-led team puts on conferences where the majority of speakers, volunteers, and attendees are women.

LGBTQ+ Welcoming

LGBTQ+ Welcoming

We make sure every part of our conference is a safe space for all sexualities and gender expressions.
Here’s our Code of Conduct.

Raising Voices

Raising Voices

Our goal is to amplify the voices of underrepresented nomads and find ideas we haven’t all heard before.


Why Should I Come?


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Why come to 7in7? It’s…

  • EXCLUSIVELY for experienced nomads! Only people who have been location independent for more than a year can join the 7in7 family. We curate content for those of us who’ve been nomads for 3, 7, or even 15+ years.

  • An intimate space. Attendance is capped at 100 nomads to allow you to truly connect with speakers, founders, panelists, volunteers, and fellow attendees.

  • Less sitting, more engaging. We prioritize community-building with more small-scale breakout sessions and meetups, less sitting quietly in big theaters.

  • A whole week of content. From small meetups and epic parties to intensive workshops and challenging talks, the week is jam-packed with valuable events!

  • The people! The reason alumni return again and again: to make friends, build projects, start movements, and shape the future of location independence.

More than 60 experienced digital nomads have already got their tickets for Year Four.
Don’t miss your chance to join them!


Year Four Appearances


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Ali Greene

Ali Greene

( Dir. of People Ops, DuckDuckGo )

PanelistCaring for the Mental Health of Digital Nomads

Dr. Bailey Bosch

Dr. Bailey Bosch

( Founder, Remotestar Consulting )

PanelistCaring for the Mental Health of Digital Nomads

Beck Power

Beck Power

( Founder, QueerHustle )

Workshop FacilitatorCreating New Revenue Streams as a Digital Nomad

Caelan Huntress

Caelan Huntress

( Creative Director, Stellar Platforms )

SpeakerQuestions to Collect Referrals and Testimonials

Elizabeth Miner

Elizabeth Miner

( Int’l Life and Business Coach )

Workshop FacilitatorEmpowerment Self Defense for the Traveler

Emma Heuston

Emma Heuston

( Founder, The Remote Expert )

SpeakerBetter Remote Work Policies and Benefits

Hilary Callaghan

Hilary Callaghan

( Director, HRebel )

SpeakerIf I’m Shining Everybody Gonna Shine

Janice Chaka

Janice Chaka

( The Career Introvert )

Workshop FacilitatorGet Your Podcast Started

Jennifer Sutherland-Miller

Jennifer Sutherland-Miller

( Adventurer & Storyteller )

Workshop FacilitatorHave Kids, Will Travel: A Bootcamp for Big-Time Travel with Kids

Jess Ducey

Jess Ducey

( Co-Lead, Zero Carbon Challenge )

PanelistClimate Change & the Digital Nomad Lifestyle

Julian Prester

Julian Prester

( PhD Candidate, UNSW Business Sch. )

SpeakerBecoming a Digital Nomad: Identity Emergence in the Meshwork of Life

Kathryn Curzon

Kathryn Curzon

( Freelance Travel Writer )

SpeakerHow to Make Burnout Your Best Friend

Natalie Sisson

Natalie Sisson

( The Suitcase Entrepreneur )

SpeakerHow to Stay on Purpose and Prioritize the Most Important Things in Life

Navit Reid

Navit Reid

( Founder, Wanda Maps )

Workshop FacilitatorTech for Non-Techs: Actualizing Technical Ideas with No Technical Background

Dr. Sonia Jaeger

Dr. Sonia Jaeger

( Psychologist, Psychotherapist, PhD )

PanelistCaring for the Mental Health of Digital Nomads

Steph Smith

Steph Smith

( Senior Analyst, The Hustle )

SpeakerLearning About Cultures Through Untranslatable Words

Stephanie Lee

Stephanie Lee

( Team Experience Manager, Buffer )

SpeakerVulnerability & Remote Collaboration

Dr. Wokje Abrahamse

Dr. Wokje Abrahamse

( Environmental Psychologist )

PanelistClimate Change & the Digital Nomad Lifestyle


Year Four Event Schedule


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Haven’t attended a 7in7 conference before? Here’s an idea of what to expect during the primary week of events. If you want even more details, click on the image below to access the gloriously detailed schedule for Year Four. It’s a lot. Don’t say we didn’t warn you.

7in7 Year Four event schedule

Year Four Venue


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A collage of National Library of New Zealand photos

National Library of New Zealand
Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa

The National Library in Wellington is not only a cultural touchstone, it’s also our home base this year! We’re setting up shop on the lower ground floor, with all events flowing through the Tiakiwai Foyer off Aitken Street. The workshops will be held in the attached Thorndon and Pipitea rooms. The entire space is brand-spanking-new, with lots of natural light, and it’s all just a short walk to the waterfront. What more do nomads need?

For the main stage days, we’ll head into the Taiwhanga Kauhau auditorium. With its unique, acoustic-enhancing design, comfortable seats with fold-out leaner tables, and digital signage, it’s the perfect spot for creative minds to gather.

We couldn’t have asked for a more “sweet as” backdrop for Year Four!


National Library of New Zealand
Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa

Tiakiwai Conference Centre
70 Molesworth Street
Thorndon, Wellington 6011


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Watch Past Conferences


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A video is worth a thousand photos. A million words? Our speakers, workshop facilitators, and panelists literally set the stage, but it’s the one-on-one conversations that are the most important part of any 7in7 conference.

Check out past years to get a sense of the 7in7 experience:

E88 Bangkok

Park Guell in Barcelona

Medellín, Colombia

Testimonials


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Sienna Brown

Sienna Brown

Las Morenas de España

“Thank you for creating such an amazing movement and conference that focuses on what really matters.”

Natasha Stanley

Natasha Stanley

This Is For You

“7in7 was a total joy.”

Jess Ostroff

Jess Ostroff

Don’t Panic Management

“An amazing event with incredible people and I am so honored to have been a part of it.”

Jenny Lachs

Jenny Lachs

Digital Nomad Girls

“I made so many new friends.”

Kayla Kurin

Kayla Kurin

Do Good Be Social

“I loved the diversity of the speakers. It was so lovely to look on the stage and see so many women and people from diverse backgrounds.”

Lewis Smith

Lewis Smith

Lewis Makes Apps

“Looking forward to next year already!”

Michelle Dale

Michelle Dale

Virtual Miss Friday

“I loved every minute.”

LaToya Allen

LaToya Allen

SheNomads

“My favorite conference. I met so many interesting people, and I’m looking forward to next year.”

Sarah Benvenuti

Sarah Benvenuti

Benvenuti Arts

“So often you go to conferences and they just teach you stuff, and you don’t get the opportunity to share and discuss. 7in7 gave us the opportunity to choose our own adventure.”


What to Expect


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Amazing Speakers

Amazing Speakers

Entrepreneurs, writers, CEOs, wanderers, and other nomads pulled directly from our community – all ready to share their knowledge.

Check out our first round of speakers for Year Four!

Panels, Q&A Sessions

Panels, Q&A Sessions

You know those great conversations you have with other nomads over coffee? Like that, but with an audience. Dating? Dealing with burnout? Travel with pets? We’ve got answers to all your most urgent questions.

Workshops

Workshops

Get hands-on with experts on topics like digital security or learning a new language. Limited attendance, no counterprogramming.

Breakout Sessions

Breakout Sessions

Get together with other nomads who want to talk about setting up a home base, perfecting a podcast, or even organizing a nomad visa. Propose your topic and dive in deep!

Meetups Galore

Image courtesy Federica Bruniera

Meetups Galore

We built a platform to host your own meetups! Challenge people to a game of Throw Throw Burrito, get your shavasana on with fellow yogis, or have flat whites with beautiful nerds who podcast. Find your people.

Parties

Parties 🎉

We all love a good bash. We promise an Instagram-worthy closing party and happy hour so you can mingle with all of your newest nomadic best friends. Fun for introverts & extroverts alike!

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

The party doesn’t have to end with the conference! Roll up your sleeves and ready your laptops for a chance to give back to our wonderful host cities. Learn about our volunteer opportunities from the past three years.

Fantastic People and Where to Find Them

Fantastic People and Where to Find Them

The best part of any conference is the connections you make with fellow attendees. Come be a part of this fantastic, close-knit community of experienced nomads. Who knows what friendships, businesses, and movements we’ll create together in Year Four?!

Oriental Bay in Wellington, New Zealand

A Beautiful City

Wellington is awesome. It’s highly walkable and brimming with Kiwi culture both colonial and Māori. It’s home to one of the world’s finest museums – “Te Papa” – and arguably the best fish n' chips on the planet.


Year Four Partners


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Get Dirty With Me

Get Dirty With Me

All natural powdered cleansers

FinalStraw

FinalStraw

The world’s most advanced straw

SafetyWing

SafetyWing

Travel medical insurance for nomads

Sticker Mule

Sticker Mule

Custom stickers that kick ass


7in7 Across the Internet


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Fast Company

Remote workers share how they conquer loneliness

fastcompany.com

“We are going to explore ways that we’ve found help to conquer remote work loneliness at Buffer, and share advice, stories, and learnings from Buffer and 7in7 – a conference and community for digital nomads, remote workers, and location independent entrepreneurs.”

Entrepreneur

20 Digital Nomad Retreats, Spaces, Communities, and Conferences Around the World

entrepreneur.com

“In the true spirit of nomading, this conference changes continents every year and connects digital nomads from around the world.”

Remote Bliss

11 Best Digital Nomad Conferences in 2019: Get Inspired and Grow Your Network

remotebliss.com

“The largely women-led team behind 7in7 has a mission: to hold seven digital nomad conferences on seven continents in seven years. This week-long, intimate conference lets you connect with speakers, founders, panelists, and fellow attendees while taking part in break-out sessions and workshops.”

Restless Magazine

What Digital Nomad Life is Really Like

restlessmagazine.net

“7in7 co-founder Kit Whelan has been blown away by the feedback she’s had from attendees. ‘We just brought people together – that’s the magic. It’s not some big secret!’ she says. I can’t wait to experience it first-hand in Wellington. Topics under discussion will include mental health for digital nomads, burnout, and how to manage remote teams.”

Tech.Co

The Digital Bromad: How Toxic Masculinity Thrives Abroad

tech.co

“Organizations such as SheNomads and Digital Nomad Girls aim to guide women through the process of location-independent working. And, conferences that aren’t specific to women are building their values around ensuring inclusivity for less-privileged nomads. A good example is the 7in7 conference, which is held on a new continent every year and co-founded by Kit Whelan.”

Traveling Lifestyle

18 Events, Conferences for Digital Nomads & Remote Teams in 2019

travelinglifestyle.net

“A great conference for digital nomads in one of the TOP nomad spots! Talks, panels, workshops, breakout sessions, meetups, and parties... don’t miss out!”

Siempre Girando

7in7 Conference: The Power of Real Connection and Growth

siempregirando.com

“One of the things that I loved most about 7in7 was the fact that it was such a diverse group of people attending and speaking. The 7in7 team really makes an effort that the people whose voices and stories are being shared are those who might not have a platform in ‘typical’ larger scale conferences, although their work is just as valued.”

WiFi Tribe

Digital Nomad Events and Remote Work Conferences Happening in 2019

wifitribe.co

“Okay... now you’ve got no excuse – the 7in7 Conference team are going to be kicking butt in New Zealand this year! What an amazing setting! Once again, we featured these guys on our list last year and they are back in action, continuing the mission to have a digital nomad conference on every continent on the globe.”

WhatsupNomads

List of Conferences for Digital Nomads in 2019

whatsupnomads.com

“7in7 is a digital nomad conference for experienced digital nomads and remote workers. Only people who have been location independent for more than a year can join the 7in7 family. The outstanding thing about 7in7 is the fact that this conference feels more like a big community rather than ‘just’ a conference with quality content.”

Work Wanderers

The Top Digital Nomad Events for 2019

workwanderers.com

“One of the most epic digital nomad conferences of the year, 7in7 has the mission to host one of these on all 7 continents. This year, the conference will take place in stunning New Zealand and won’t disappoint. Only accepting attendees that have been location independent for over a year, you are guaranteed to mingle with true digital nomads and learn and network from a vast group.”

Allianz Care

Digital Nomad Conferences in 2019

allianzcare.com

“This digital nomad event caters to established nomads only. You must be living and working location independently for a minimum of a year to attend. The 7in7 team prioritizes community building, so if you want to build connections with other digital nomads in a safe and secure space, this could be the conference for you.”

Digital Nomad Soul

12 Epic Digital Nomad Events [in] 2019 You Shouldn’t Miss

digitalnomadsoul.com

“It all started in 2015 and today 7in7 is already one of the most popular digital nomad events. The aim is to shape the future of location independence and to create a truly location independent life, anything from nomad dating to having kids on the road to building a remote team.”

FluentU Travel

Travel While You Work: 12 Digital Nomad Conferences Around the World

fluentu.com

“The name of this unique set of conferences comes from the time frame and location. Unlike conferences like DNX, 7in7 is intended for those who already have some experience with the digital nomad lifestyle.”

Location Indie

Digital Nomad Conferences: The Comprehensive List

locationindie.com

“7in7 brings together experienced digital nomads in an intimate space capped at 100 participants to engage in community-building and collaboration. From workshops to team challenges, this quintessentially nomadic experience provides a ton of value to digital nomads over the course of 7 days.”