With such exciting snow reports coming from Mt Hutt what better excuse for that much anticipated ski holiday than combining it with the Eventing The Future Conference? Only an hr and a half from Christchurch, Mt Hutt would be the perfect post, or pre, relaxation venue! On 9-10th August Rydges Hotel will play host to the conference which has never seen such an exciting and jam packed line up.
With the industry’s leaders from Australasia on hand to impart their experiences key note speakers include RWC 2011 Tournament Director Kit O’Connell, 100% Pure NZ Winter Games CEO Arthur Klap and global sponsorship guru Kim Skildum-Reid, Director of Power Sponsorship Australia. Recent confirmations to the line up include:
Nigel Sanderson, is one of the new breed of social entrepreneur’s, and many would say the Australasian leader in this field. Nigel’s company FundraiseOnline, delivers low cost, high value solutions to the not-for-profit sector. Learn from Nigel the challenges, risks and potential of using social media in the business world, and what it means for your customers and you.
Suzanne Porter, the Chief Executive Taranaki Arts Festival Trust, TAFT will review its festivals, considering their significance to New Plymouth’s cultural identity. Various strong funding and sponsorship partnerships underpin the success of these events. The importance of developing and securing these lasting partnerships, to make events viable long term will be discussed.
Richard Brudvik Lindner, Principal of DOT Consulting, has dealt with many communications, public policy and marketing issues in his nearly 25 years as a professional communicator, counsellor, product manager and marketer. Richard will run a workshop bringing his experience working for major companies as the head of communications, working for clients at the top global communications consultancies, and serving as the chief of staff to the president of the world’s largest independent PR firm. A workshop not to be missed!!
Bledisloe Cup and Early Bird Tickets
Tickets are still available for the trans-Tasman clash of the Bledisloe Cup at AMI Stadium, Christchurch on the Saturday evening. Snap up a ticket fast for this sell out event. Tickets can be purchased once registered for the conference with a maximum of two per registration. Contact us on [email protected] to secure your tickets today!