Events Calendar

Here are upcoming IPANZ events.

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Embracing Complexity. Public Policy meet Community-Led Development

Inspiring Communities has developed this practical seminar to explore how we can apply a community-led theory of change to the public policy process.

  • Wellington
  • 19 September 2018
  • 12:00pm-13:30pm

Ministers, Minders and Mandarins – the 2018 Public Service Reset

Public service neutrality in Wellington has been researched for over 15 years by Dr Chris Eichbaum of Victoria University of Wellington's School of Government and Massey University Professor of Politics Richard Shaw.Come to the launch of their latest book: Ministers, Minders and Mandarins: An International Study of Relationships at the Executive Summit of Parliamentary Democracies.

  • Wellington
  • 26 September 2018
  • 12:30pm-13:30pm

Free and frank advice in an open government environment – why it matters

A unique opportunity to hear from three guest speakers with pivotal roles in the Public Sector – Peter Hughes (State Services Commissioner), Andrew Kibblewhite (Chief Executive DPMC and Head of the Policy Profession) and Judge Peter Boshier (Chief Ombudsman). Learn from their insights about managing the provision of free and frank advice and timely access to information under the Official Information Act 1982 in an open government environment.

  • Wellington
  • 28 September 2018
  • 12:30pm-13:30pm

Opportunity to Debate reform of the State Sector Act

An invite only session for a ‘free and frank’ debate about proposed reform of the State Sector Act.

  • Wellington
  • 28 September 2018
  • 15:00pm-17:00pm

Deloitte IPANZ Public Sector Excellence Awards 2018: Transforming NZ Police Recruitment to Drive Diversity

The New Zealand Police won the Excellence in Improving Diversity and Inclusiveness within the Public Sector at this year’s Deloitte IPANZ Public Sector Excellence Awards.

  • Wellington
  • 03 October 2018
  • 12:00pm-13:00pm

Opportunity to Debate reform of the State Sector Act

An invite only session for a ‘free and frank’ debate about proposed reform of the State Sector Act.

  • Wellington
  • 05 October 2018
  • 15:00pm-17:00pm

Deloitte IPANZ Public Sector Excellence Awards 2018: NZ Transport Agency - Waikato Expressway Rangiriri Section

The NZ Transport Agency won the Excellence in Crown-Maori Relationships Award at this year’s Deloitte IPANZ Public Sector Excellence Awards.

  • Wellington
  • 08 October 2018
  • 12:00pm-13:00pm

New Professionals Conference

The IPANZ New Professionals Conference is back: 10-11 October, Te Papa, Wellington.This year's conference will focus on future gazing the state of Public Sector, and how to navigate that unknown future. We present to you: Future Lab - See the Future, Be the Future.

  • Wellington
  • 10 October 2018
  • 09:00am-17:00pm

Women in the Public Sector Summit

The second annual Women in Public Sector Summit Auckland is all set to take place on Tuesday, 16 October at SkyCity in Auckland CBD. Just like last year, this event is sure to enlighten and inspire you!

  • Auckland
  • 16 October 2018
  • 09:00am-17:00pm

Deloitte IPANZ Public Sector Excellence Awards 2018: Delivering Fees-Free Tertiary Education for 2018

This seminar provides an opportunity to hear about the agile and pragmatic approach adopted by the Ministry of Education, Tertiary Education Commission, Ministry of Social Development and Inland Revenue to meet the challenge of delivering the Government’s First 100 Days’ pledge to make the first year of tertiary education or training fees-free from the start of 2018.

  • Wellington
  • 19 October 2018
  • 12:00pm-13:00pm

How Auckland Works with Wellington

How Auckland Works is a half day seminar designed to provide Wellington-based public sector employees the opportunity to learn about how Auckland Governance works, from those who are working on the ground in local and central government in Auckland.

  • Wellington
  • 30 October 2018
  • 09:30am-14:45pm

Effective Engagement with Māori

This one-day workshop focuses on developing your understanding of the Treaty of Waitangi and the Māori world view to effectively engage with Māori.

  • Wellington
  • 08 November 2018
  • 08:30am-16:15pm