Events Calendar

Here are upcoming IPANZ events.

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A Career in the Public Sector - With Dame Karen Poutasi

Dame Karen Poutasi shares insights from her career in the public service, in an interview with IPANZ Executive Director Shenagh Gleisner. She has served as Director General of Health at the Ministry of Health and Chief Executive of the New Zealand Qualifications Authority. Last year she was seconded from NZQA to serve as Commissioner for the Waikato District Health Board. She shares some of her successes, some of her ‘fails’ and some of the valuable lessons she has learned along the way.

  • Wellington
  • 19 July 2020
  • 09:00am-17:00pm

Effective Partnership Across Agencies and Sector - a video series

The Covid-19 pandemic illustrates the complex, inter-connected and unpredictable nature of issues faced by society today. Collaboration between departments in the public service — already a focus of the public sector reforms — and with other sectors, will be critical as we navigate an uncertain future. In a series of four short videos, Belinda Gorman an Associate of the Global Partnership Brokers Association has shared some ideas and reflections on what effective cross-agency/ cross-sector collaboration and partnership requires.

  • 20 July 2020
  • 09:00am-17:00pm

Achieving Digital Inclusion - a video presentation

In our latest Public Sector Journal Laurence Millar talks about ways of achieving digital inclusion - the challenge of digital inclusion has become urgently into prominence. Laurence has prepared this video for IPANZ members to follow up on his article. He talks about the challenge of digital inclusion, what is needed, why exclusion happens; he will finish by looking beyond COVID. Shocked by the stark reality of digital reliance, surely the public service must act decisively.

  • 21 July 2020
  • 09:00am-17:00pm

Effective Engagement with Maori

We have suspended our schedule of in-person events in light of the spread of COVID-19. If you would like to be placed on a waitlist for future events please email your details to fiona@ipanz.org.nz.


    • Wellington
    • 22 July 2020
    • 09:00am-16:00pm

    Effective Engagement with Maori

    We have suspended our schedule of in-person events in light of the spread of COVID-19. If you would like to be placed on a waitlist for future events please email your details to fiona@ipanz.org.nz.

      • Wellington
      • 21 October 2020
      • 09:00am-16:00pm