Upcoming events

    • 01 Nov 2017
    • 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM
    • NZ Rugby Wellington Office, Tangata Room, Level 4, NZ Rugby House, 100 Molesworth Street, Thorndon
    Register

    The inaugural gathering for the new Wellington Region Events Industry Group, initiated by your NZEA Regional Rep for Wellington, Penny Mitropoulos. Penny has found herself seconded overseas for the coming months, so NZEA General Manager, Ségolène de Fontenay will be facilitating this event.

    The group is intended to provide a forum to discuss key industry issues and opportunities, network and hear some great presentations.

    Both NZEA members and non-members are welcome.

    Agenda:

    Refreshments will be available on arrival    

    • Welcome from NZEA General Manager
    • Discussion on the objectives and deliverables for the group (see suggestions below developed at this year's Eventing the Future conference).    
    • Industry Update from Drew Naika, Events Development Manager, Partnerships & Events at WREDA          
    • Presentation from Dan Tatham, Head of Rugby Operations at New Zealand Rugby on key learnings from the Lions Tour.

    For discussion - items captured in the Regional Session at the 2017 Eventing the Future Conference:

    Key Issues:

    • Venues – capacity
    • Events Calendar (gap in smaller events listed)
    • Accommodation issues
    • Wellington's credibility/competitiveness as an events city

    Opportunities

    • Collaborate more

    • Share key learnings from own experience and industry knowledge (especially around H & S)

    • Create useful networking sessions that deliver valuable tools and content

    • Identify what, as a group, we specialise in and how we can help support each other within this industry

    • Work regionally to promote Wellington and the wider region.

    • Share success stories

    • Explore Supplier exchange and temp staff sharing

    • Build the industry and group in Wellington (include other key people not part of NZEA)  

Past events

11 Oct 2017 NZICC Tour
11 Oct 2017 Pop-up Globe presentation with Tobias Grant
03 Aug 2017 Annual General Meeting of the New Zealand Events Association (NZEA)
01 Jun 2017 New Zealand Event Awards 2017: Category Entry Registration
02 May 2017 Special General Meeting of the NZAEP
02 Dec 2016 Strategic Planning for Events - AUCKLAND
30 Nov 2016 Strategic Planning for Events - WELLINGTON
29 Nov 2016 Strategic Planning for Events - CHRISTCHURCH
16 Nov 2016 Strategic Planning for Events - ROTORUA
11 Oct 2016 Networking Seminar for NZAEP Suppliers
04 Aug 2016 Annual General Meeting of the New Zealand Association of Event Professionals (NZAEP)
21 Jun 2016 Seminar: Managing a Major Event with Jennah Wootten
24 May 2016 Health and Safety at Work Act Update - Christchurch
18 May 2016 Health and Safety at Work Act Update - Auckland
20 Apr 2016 Networking Seminar: Auckland Transport Update
18 Feb 2016 Health and Safety at Work Act - Update
02 Dec 2015 Successful Events through Media Engagement and Effective Financial Management (Queenstown)
01 Dec 2015 Successful Events through Media Engagement and Effective Financial Management (Marlborough)
06 Nov 2015 Successful Events through Media Engagement and Effective Financial Management (Christchurch)
05 Nov 2015 Successful Events through Media Engagement and Effective Financial Management (Wellington)
04 Nov 2015 Successful Events through Media Engagement and Effective Financial Management (Rotorua)
03 Nov 2015 Successful Events through Media Engagement and Effective Financial Management (Auckland)
23 Jul 2015 Annual General Meeting of the New Zealand Association of Event Professionals (NZAEP)
22 Jul 2015 NZAEP Event Awards Dinner
21 Apr 2015 Health and Safety Update - Auckland