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2021 INFINZ CONFERENCE

This event is not run by an association in the Tech Alliance, but may be of interest to some members.


Attend the 2021 INFINZ CONFERENCE 28 October, Aotea Centre Auckland

Special Early bird and Membership offers available until 30 June here


REGENERATE – building an even better New Zealand

Addressing Covid recovery, environmental sustainability and the social of ESG.

Programme:

8.00am
  • LIGHT BREAKFAST
8.45am
  • Welcome and Mihi
  •  Ren Blair, Ngati Whatua and Mark Edwards, INFINZ Chair
8.55am
  • Opening with Fran O’Sullivan Editorial Director – Business, NZME
9.05am
  • Hon Grant Robertson MP Minister of Finance
  • He Waka Eke Noa – Public/private collaboration to build a better NZ within a wellbeing framework.
9.45am
  • CEO Panel
  • Jolie Hodson Spark, CEO
  • Ross Taylor CEO, Fletcher Building
  • Alison Andrew CEO Transpower
  • What investment mix does NZ need to make to build back better and what conditions are required to provide the confidence to overcome the “infrastructure deficit?”
10.30am
  • MORNING TEA
11.00am
  • Carl Tannenbaum
  •  Chief Economist, Northern Trust (USA) interviewed by Sharon Zollner Chief Economist NZ, ANZ
  • What are the longer-term macro and micro-economic challenges post covid and how can we address these?
11.45am
  • Kristen Kohere-Soutar Director at Ngai Tahu Holdings and Chair at Mercer NZ
  • Warwick Tauwhare-George Parininihi Ki Waitotara
  • Further speaker to be announced
    Kaitiakitanga – Executing in the present to grow a sustainable future.
    Round table discussion offering a Māori world view on balancing culture, social responsibility, sustainability, and financial outcomes.
12.30pm
  • LUNCH + NETWORKING
1.30pm
  • Adrian Orr Governor, Reserve Bank New Zealand
  • and New CEO FMA
  • Fireside chat with Fran O’Sullivan
    Looking to 2022 and beyond, what are the expectations of regulators for financial services participants in building fair and efficient financial markets and providing good outcomes for customers?
2.15pm
  • MAJOR BANK CEO PANEL
  • Antonia Watson CEO ANZ
  • Vittoria Shortt CEO ASB
  • Angela Mentis CEO BNZ
  • Steve Jurkovich CEO Kiwibank
  • New CEO Westpac
  • The role of financial sector participants in building back better, including shifting NZ’s economy to net carbon zero emissions by 2050.
3.15pm
  • AFTERNOON TEA
3.45pm
  • Rosemary Vilgan Chair at Commonwealth Bank Officers Superannuation Corporation
  • An international perspective on governance across the investor spectrum.
4.30pm
  • THE GREAT DEBATE
  • Moot: “In building back better and achieving net zero emissions by 2050, should NZ focus on developing its traditional industries rather than creating new ones?”
  • Catherine Savage Independent Director and Investor
  • Malcolm Johns CEO, Christchurch International Airport
  • Further panellists to be announced
5.30pm
  • Fran Sullivan Conference wrap up
  • and Jim McElwain Executive Director INFINZ
5.40pm
  • COCKTAILS + NETWORKING
7pm
  • CLOSE

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Details

Date:
Oct 28
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Aotea Centre
Aotea Centre
Auckland, New Zealand