Conference programme 2019

Conference 2019 Programme - please refer to this page for any updates / changes 

Friday 20 September 2019 – Managers Day (9.30am-4.00pm)

Time Activity
9.00am Managers day registrations
9.30am Welcome
9.45am Keynote speaker - Julie Woods
10.30am Meet & greet with Julie
10.45am Viv Shearsby - Re-thinking the characteristics, capabilities and culture of leadership for a modern education context
12.00pm Lunch
1.00pm Rose Coppen and Victoria Kees - Courageous conversations
2.15pm Break
2.30pm Managers Forum
3.45pm Wrap-up & networking
4.00pm Finish

Friday 20 September 2019 -  Conference Opening (5-6pm)

Time Activity
5.00pm Mihiwhakatau & welcome
5.15pm Ministerial Address by Hon. Chris Hipkins, Minister of Education
5.45pm  Wrap-up & networking
6.00pm Finish

Saturday 21 September 2019 – Conference Day 1 

Time Activity
8.00am Conference registrations
9.00am Welcome & housekeeping
9.15am Keynote speaker: Huhana Carter - Re-connect, Respect and Re-telling Māori ancestral stories
10.30am Morning tea
11.00am Workshop session 1
12.30pm Lunch
1.30pm Workshop session 2
3.00pm Afternoon tea
3.30pm Plenary session from the Child Wellbeing Unit, Dept. of the PM & Cabinet: Child and Youth Wellbeing Strategy
4.30pm President’s Address & 32nd Annual General Meeting
5.15pm Free time
7.00pm Conference Dinner and Fiafia night

Sunday 22 September 2019 – Conference Day 2

Time Activity
9.15am Welcome
9.30am Keynote speaker: Lisa Terreni: Responding to diverse communities
10.30am  Morning tea  
11.00am Workshop session 3
12.30pm Farewell
1.00pm Depart conference