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


Meet the Chiefs: New Professionals Breakfast with Andrew Kibblewhite

Join the IPANZ New Professionals Leadership Team for a light breakfast, intraveous coffee and the opportunity to meet Andrew Kibblewhite, Secretary for Justice and Chief Executive, the Ministry of Justice.

  • Deloitte, Level 12, 20 Customhouse Quay, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Thursday 27 June
  • 07:15 am - 08:30 am

New Professionals Auckland Network - Meet the Chiefs with Mark Allen

Come to the second IPANZ New Professionals Auckland event and meet and hear from Mark Allen, Chief Executive of Community Waitakere.

  • Everybody's, Level 1, Imperial House, 7 Fort Lane, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Thursday 27 June
  • 17:30 pm - 19:30 pm