Queenstown, New Zealand

12th - 14th August 2021

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Join us in Queenstown for a mix of workshops and plenary sessions.

Hear from leaders in the world of POCUS discussing new ideas and innovations and debating areas of controversy.

Attend workshops to improve your scanning skills, with something for everyone from the novice scanner to tips for more experienced clinicians.

Plus, view the latest technologies from industry leaders and more.


SONIC 2021 will be a hybrid event whereby those in Queenstown will enjoy didactic sessions, panel discussions, workshops, trade displays, networking and all that Queenstown has to offer.


Offshore participants will be able to register for the virtual event and gain access to all the didactic sessions presented in Queenstown as well as an opportunity to interact with speakers and presenters in a virtual space.


Registration is Open

EARLY BIRD PRICING ENDS 28th February 2021.

(Plus Booking Fee)

Early Bird Tickets from NZ$590 

Standard Pricing from NZ$750​ 

Workshops from NZ$50

Ticket Purchase Instructions

  1. Select your conference registration ticket (Consultant or Registrar/GP/CMO/Student/Sonographer)

  2. Select workshop tickets to the workshops you'd like to attend  (there are 5 optional workshops - limited spaces available)

  3. Add partner tickets for social functions

  4. Book accommodation directly through the hotel 

Emergency Medicine Ultrasound Groups (EMUGs) is a grassroots, not-for-profit special interest group with a vision to integrate and progress best practice focused ultrasound in acute care settings.

For enquiries contact romy@emugs.org


Warren Adie
Thomas Brough 
Gabriela King 
Jonathan Theoret



Enjoy the company of other POCUS enthusiasts for a weekend of snow skiing or boarding, thought-provoking discussion and new skills you can take away with you.

While you're here, experience some of what the beautiful south island of New Zealand has on offer; world class ski slopes, stunning lakeside vistas and excellent food. 

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