Videos

Below are videos of the main conference sessions.

 

Sunday 7 July 2019 | Rātapu 7 Hōngongoi 2019

Powhiri

Government's address | Te kauwhau a te Kāwanatanga
Prime Minister Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern

LGNZ President's address | Te kauwhau a te Tumuaki o LGNZ
LGNZ President Mayor Dave Cull

Te Maruata address | Te kauwhau a Te Maruata
Cr Bonita Bigham, Chair, Te Maruata

Opening keynote | Te kauwhau mātāmua whakatuwhera
Hon Dame Tariana Turia 

 

Monday 8 July 2019 | Rāhina 8 Hōngongoi 2019

Localism: No.8 wire fixes to New Zealand's challenges | Te Mana a Takiwā: He whakatikatika i puea ake i te paiaka harakeke mō ngā tāpokopokotanga o Aotearoa
Alex Walker, Mayor, Central Hawke's Bay District Council
Dr Lance O'Sullivan, founder and chair of The MOKO Foundation 

Localism - what's your natural advantage? | Te mana ā-takiwā – he aha tō manawaora i tō rohe?
Phil O'Reilly, Managing Director, Iron Duke Partners

Climate change - a stitch in time | Te panonitanga āhuarangi – kei tawhiti noa atu te hoariri e haere ana, kua kitea noatia mai
John Mauro, Chief Sustainability Officer, Auckland Council
Sophie Handford and Raven Maeder, School Strike 4 Climate NZ organisers 
James Palmer, Chief Executive, Hawke's Bay Regional Council

Parliamentary Opposition's address | Te kauwhau a te Kaiārahi o te Āpitihana
Hon Jacqui Dean, Member for Waitaki, National Party

Have you drunk the central government Kool-Aid? | Kua rongo koe i te reka o te kakara o Tutunui, e tohaina nei e te Kāwanatanga ā-Motu?
Paul Eagle, Labour Party
Lawrence Yule, National Party
Chlöe Swarbrick, Green Party

Minister of Local Government address | Te kauwhau a te Minita mō te Kāwanatanga ā-Rohe
Hon Nanaia Mahuta, Minister of Local Government

Housing and building in New Zealand - can we fix it? | Ngā whare me te hanga whare i Aotearoa – ka taea e tātou te āwhina?
Justin Lester, Mayor, Wellington City Council
Adrian Orr, Governor, Reserve Bank of New Zealand

 

Tuesday 9 July 2019 | Rātū 9 Hōngongoi 2019

Managing fresh water - best practice, breakthroughs in innovation and barriers | Te whakahaere i te wai māori – ngā tikanga pai rawa, ngā kōkiri hou mō te auahatanga, me ngā maioro
Doug Leeder, Chair, LGNZ Regional Group
Terry Copeland, Chief Executive, Federated Farmers
Geoff Simmons, Leader of The Opportunities Party and former CE of the My River programme 

Out of the Shadows | Puta i te Ātārangi
Natalie Palmer, Communication and Engagement Manager, Hamilton City Council
2018 Fulton Hogan EXCELLENCE Award for Community Engagement recipient - Out of the Shadows: Bringing Waipa's heritage to life.

Creating change: Inspiring leadership in local communities | Te kawe kē i te ihu o te waka: Te whakahihiri i te manawa o ngā kaihautū i ngā hapori ā-takiwā
Colin D Ellis

Closing ceremony

 

Date updated: 11 July 2019