Monday 16  September - pre conference 

   2:00 

The Situation Room: Pre-conference workshop    (limited numbers) til 4:00 pm
Jim Anderson, CAE, President & CEO - California Society of Association Executives (CalSAE) Sponsored by Tourism NZ 

Enter The Situation Room – explore real life challenges faced by other association executives; work with your peers to craft possible solutions; learn “what really happened” and discuss the results that occurred.

   6:30

EARLY ARRIVALS DINNER (additional price) @Crab Farm Winery Hawkes Bay


 Tuesday  17 Sept
 9:15 First Timer / Solo Participant Meet up - Morning Tea
 9:30 WELCOME NETWORKING & MORNING TEA

10:00

Principles behind great member experience 
Keynote Address
Matt JohnsChief Executive Officer - Deliberat  

  

11:30

How Engineering New Zealand transformed to bring engineering to life 
Susan Freeman-Greene, Chief Executive - Engineering NZ 

12:15 NETWORKING & LUNCH 

  1:15

What I have done to make my association a better place - Lightning talks
5 X 7 minutes quickfire conversations   
  

 2:05

Cyber & Privacy Panel 
Craig Young, Chief Executive Officer - TUANZ to facilitate
Paul Ramsbottom, Director Advanced Solutions International (ASI) 
  

2:55   Learning Sessions
2:55 

How associations can navigate the rapidly changing landscape to ensure future success - Association Apocalypse
Belinda Moore, Director Strategic Membership Solutions
  

 

How to free up at least ½ an hour every working day 
Debbie Mayo Smith, Motivational Speaker & Trainer - DebbieSpeaks
  

 3:40 NETWORKING & AFTERNOON TEA
4:00 

Change journey through collaborative governance & management 
Elsie Adams – acting CEO NZVA
  


Trends and issues in volunteer management
Holly Morchat - General Manager, ACENZ
 
  

 4:45

How Women speaking up helps everyone and the Diversity dilemma 
Diana Thomson, Public Speaking Coach, Keynote Speaker  
  

 5:30 Close of day one
 6:30 COCKTAIL FUNCTION & CONFERENCE DINNER


 Wednesday 18 Sept
8:30  AuSAE Town hall 

 9:15

Major trends impacting associations   
Keynote Address
Jim Anderson, CAE, President & CEO - California Society of Association Executives (CalSAE) - Sponsored by Tourism New Zealand   

 10:00 NETWORKING & MORNING TEA
10:15  How to embrace sustainability at your conference
Sally Bunce, Event and Member Services Director Infrastructure NZ

  

 

We want you back: Tools to re-engage lapsed members 
Brett Jeffery - General manager, AuSAE
  

11: 00

Association Partnerships - What not to do!  
Julian Moore, Director -  SMS
  

 

Why strategic plans don't work  
Jennifer Pelvin - Director Butler Pelvin and associates
  

11:45

How do we work better together as associations - Hybrid discussion 
Lyn McMorran - Executive Director - Financial Services Federation /
Brett Jeffery - General Manager , AuSAE  
 

 12:30 

NETWORKING AND LUNCH  

1:25

A balanced approach to member engagement: Keep your members’ attention
Paul Ramsbottom, Director Advanced Solutions International (ASI) Asia Pacific and an Association Executive

  

2:00

Save the world from conference boredom 
John Quinn, Presentologist
  

 2:45

5 min Break 

Closing + Keynote - To be confirmed 

  

 3:40

FAREWELL FUNCTION 

 

 


 5:30 pm

  Stay Over Dinner - hosted by Annual Partners & Sponsors

 - for those staying an extra night



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