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Photos - Conference 2018

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Conference highlights

Below are a selection of photos for the main conference sessions.

Sunday 15 July

Mihi and opening ceremony

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Government's address

Hon Grant Robertson, Minister of Finance

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LGNZ President's Address: Revitalising democracy

Dave Cull, President, LGNZ

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Opening keynote address: Building resilience for a vibrant and prosperous future

Sam Johnson, social entrepreneur

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Welcome from Simpson Grierson

Jonathan Salter

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Simpson Grierson welcome reception

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Monday 16 July

 

Transpower Breakfast Session

Robett Hollis

 
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Keynote Address: Creating resilient, sustainable and liveable places

Kylie Legge, Director, Place Partners

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Keynote session: Building a strong community - a tale of a new region

Chair: Joanna Norris, Chief Executive ChristchurchNZ
Justin Watson, Chief Aeronautical and Commercial Officer, Christchurch Airport
Josiah Tualamali'i, Chair, Pacific Youth Leadership and Transformation Council
Arihia Bennet, Chief Executive, Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu
Erica Austin, previously Ministry of Awesome
Mike Gillooly, Chief Resilience Officer, Christchurch City

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Keynote session: Building strong local economic prosperity

Michael Dunlop, Chairman, Acumen Republic
Oliver Hartwich, Executive Director, The New Zealand Initiative
Martine Udahemuka, Research Fellow, The New Zealand Initiative

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Keynote address: Inspiring Maori connections to grow thriving, prosperous communities

Associate Professor Te Maire Tau, Director, Ngai Tahu Research Centre

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Keynote session: Leading our response to climate change: adapting to the changing environment

Dave Cull, President, LGNZ
Hon James Shaw, Minister for Climate Change

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Keynote address: Working together to tackle three waters infrastructure challenges facing New Zealand

Jonson Cox, Chairman, Ofwat UK

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Presentation of Minister of Local Government EXCELLENCE Award for Outstanding Contribution to Local Government

Presented to Trevor Maxwell by Hon Nanaia Mahuta, Minister of Local Government

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Presentation of LGNZ Life Membership Award

Presented to Penny Webster by Dave Cull, President, LGNZ

 
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Fulton Hogan conference dinner and LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards

Wigram Airforce Museum

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Date updated: 19 July 2018