Internet & Network Access
At the Conference Venue
Throughout the University of Auckland, there will be an additional SSID available to conference delegates. This will be advertised at all campus locations where there is normally WiFi access, including the OGG Building.
The Wireless network will give delegates unfiltered Internet access via NAT.
- Wireless SSID: LCA2015
- Protocol: 802.11a/b/g/n 2.4GHz and 5GHz. 802.11n 5GHz recommended.
- Password: This will be given to delegates
Wireless access is provided with the same parameters as in the conference venue.
Wireless access is provided here in common areas only.
Please note that wired network ports in the rooms are connected to the University ResNet, which requires a University ID and authentication to connect to the Internet, and so should not be used.
For Internet access information in other accommodation not provided by LCA, please contact the accommodation provider. Many hotels will offer wifi internet, but prices may vary. You will likely find getting a local 4G data plan faster and more reliable. See Phone and mobile data.
Auckland Free Wifi
- Auckland City Free wifi service. The service is free to all users for 30 minutes per day, per device.
- Auckland City libraries free wifi
- Free wifi at Auckland's train stations, selection bus stations and ferry terminals.
- Page above has details including where and how to get free wifi.
- Wifi with registered AT HOP card
- If you don't have AT HOP card, you will be able to connect to the free wifi service for 10 minutes a day
- MacDonald's have free wifi. McDonald's Restaurant locator page allows you to find stores with wifi. Their free wifi page links to FAQ (that is in pdf)
- Skycity Metro Entertainment Centre.
- Address: 291-297 Queen St, Auckland CBD. Google+ page
- Remedy Cafe, 1 Wellesley St W, Auckland CBD. Opposite Civic. google+, Facebook
- Box Cafe at Aotea Centre. Overlooks Aotea Square.
- Elliot Stables has free wifi
- Gather and Hunt's best cafés to office in lists 7 cafes with free wifi.
- Cafes with free wifi: Yelp list
- FourSquare list of cafes with WiFi access in Auckland