IPANZ New Professionals

Connect, be inspired and develop your career with the IPANZ New Professionals Network.

Joining IPANZ New Professionals

New Professionals is for those under 30 or new to the public sector. We offer:

  • Professional development and social events in Wellington and Auckland
  • Networking opportunities, across public sector and related agencies
  • Career development, including mentoring

Activities include:

  • Meet the Chiefs breakfasts
  • Networking events with other groups
  • Social events
  • Biennial conference (October 2018)
  • Mentoring


It’s free to sign up to New Professionals:

  • Sign up to our Mailing List
  • At My Dashboard, select the New Professionals preference
  • Select Find My Organisation. Most government agencies are IPANZ members.
  • Or email us with your details


Contact Us

Contact the New Professionals Leadership Team by email admin@ipanz.org.nz or phone 04 463-6940

We also welcome sponsors who wish to support our events and gain access to future leaders.


Related Events


Innovation in Government: the current and future use of data in Government

This seminar is an opportunity to discuss the risks and opportunities around the use of data in Government policy and administration.

  • Victoria University of Wellington - Auckland Facility, 50 Kitchener Street, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Thursday 29 November
  • 17:15 pm - 19:15 pm

New Professionals Breakfast with Carolyn Van Leuven

Join the IPANZ New Professionals Leadership Team for a light breakfast, intravenous coffee, and the opportunity to meet Carolyn Van Leuven, Deputy Chief Executive - Office of the Chief Executive at the Department of Corrections, Ara Poutama Aotearoa

  • Deloitte, Level 12, 20 Customhouse Quay, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Tuesday 4 December
  • 07:15 am - 08:30 am