Event: Leveraging on opportunities and business in New Zealand

Please join us at Waka Māori to hear New Zealand Minister of Finance Bill English present on the opportunities for investment in New Zealand.

The evening will open with a haka pōwhiri, a formal Māori welcome ceremony which will be performed by members of Ngāti Whātua, the people of Tāmaki Makaurau.

Peter Johnston, Chair of Te Awe Māori Business Network will discuss the rise of an indigenous iwi economy in New Zealand and opportunities to engage with the organisations that are at the forefront of this new economic force.

Former All Black and member of the 1987 Rugby World Cup winning team Grant Fox will wrap up with his views on the tournament so far and will reflect on high performance in sport and business.

Mention will be made of the Wynyard Quarter Innovation Precinct as announced yesterday by Minister Wayne Mapp and will be of interest for members of the business community

Well known New Zealand entertainer, comedian and broadcaster Pio Terei will be MC for the event.

Venue: Waka Māori
Address: Te Wero Island, Auckland Viaduct
Date: Monday 17 October 2011
Time: 6pm (haka pōwhiri starts at 6.15 pm) followed by light food and refreshments.
Please RSVP to this prestigious event by 16th October 2011
Event organiser: Megan Yorston
megan.yorston at aucklandnz.com Tel +64 9 365 0532

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