Theme: ‘Te Huringa tahi o ngā Hāpori - Transforming communities together'
Venue: James Cook Conference Centre, 147 The Terrace, Wellington
8:30am - Arrival and coffee
9:00am - Mihi whakatau - Dr. Taku Parai, kaumātua Ngāti Toa
Opening by Sir Stephen Tindall – vision for the Community Foundations movement
9:40am - Top issues for NZ and implications for Community Foundations - Adrian Orr, Governor of the Reserve Bank, Nikau Foundation Trustee (includes Q&A)
10:20am - Morning tea
10:50am - 'One Bright Idea' - 6 Community Foundations present one innovation/idea for the network (5 mins each)
11:20am - Acorn Foundation – the path to financial self-sustainability in 17 years, how did we do it? A case study including how to survive and thrive through the early years
– Bill Holland, Nicky Wilkins, Margot McCool, Lori Luke
3:00pm - Break for coffee
3:30pm - 'One Bright Idea' - 6 Community Foundations present one innovation/idea for the network (5 mins each)
4:00pm - Breakout sessions
i) Bequests – best practice and global trends
– Fiona McPhee, Moceanic
5:15pm - Day finish
Note: dinner bookings are included in your conference fee, a cash bar will be operating.
9:00am - 2020 and future investment trends in the market - Mark Lister, Head of Private Wealth, Craigs Investment Partners
9:30am - 'One Bright Idea' - 5 Community Foundations present one innovation/idea for the network (5 mins each)
10:00am - Trust law changes and the new Trusts Act – how does it affect Community Foundations? Chris Kelly, Greg Kelly Law
10:30am - Morning tea
11:00am - Deepening relationships with Māori /Iwi and why it’s important to Community Foundations’ work
– building on the conference session from 2019 with Marcus Akuhata-Brown, Kate Frykberg, Guy Te Kiniwe Royal and John McCarthy
12:15pm - Lunch
1:15pm - Brainstorming and networking sessions – come prepared with your ideas!
2:15pm Quick break for coffee
2:30pm – Where is philanthropy and fundraising heading in the next decade? A panel discussion led by Sue McCabe, Philanthropy NZ
- Anjum Rahman Inclusive Aotearoa/Trust Waikato, Michelle Berriman FINZ, Seumas Fantham Todd Foundation, Clive Pedley Giving Architects/Te Awa Community Foundation
3:45pm - Big wrap up
4:15pm - Finish
Delegates please email email@example.com to register and please book your own travel and accommodation.
Note that there is a special rate for delegates at the James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor: Attendee/Group Code: 353860 - use this online booking link