Conference Programme

Ngā Whetū Hei Whai
Charting Pathways for Māori Industry Future 2015

31st August - 1st September 2015
Claudelands Exhibition Centre Hamilton

Monday 31st August 2015 - Day One | View Programme for Day Two

Time

 

Item

 

Location / Room

7:00am

 

Registration Desk Opens

  Claudlands Exhibition Centre
– main lobby

9:00am

 

Ngā Whetū Hei Whai; Charting Pathways for Māori Industry Futures
Mihi Whakatau for 2015
Master of Ceremony – Russell Harrison

  Claudelands Events Centre
– Heaphy Room

9:20am

 

Ngā Whetū Hei Whai; Charting Pathways for Māori Industry Futures
Opening Conference Address
- Richard Jefferies, Chairman – Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust

 

– Heaphy Room

9:45am

 

Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust International Keynote Address
- Dr Ernesto Sirolli, Founder of Sirolli Institute

 

– Heaphy Room

10:30am

 

Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust Tāwera Scholarship Recipients 2015 - Group One

   

10:45am

 

Kapu Ti

 

– Lower Arena

11:00am

 

Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust International Keynote Address
International Indigenous Trade Opportunities:

- Graeme Everton, Founder Indigenous Traders

 

– Heaphy Room

11:45am

 

NZ Trade and Enterprise – Facilitating Māori in International Trade
-
Tina Wehipeihana-Wilson, Customer Manager NZ Trade and Enterprise

 

– Heaphy Room

12:15am

 

What TPPA Will Mean To the Māori Economy
- Prof Jane Kelsey, University of Auckland

 

– Heaphy Room

1:00pm

 

Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust Tāwera Scholarship Recipients 2015 - Group Two

 

– Heaphy Room

1:15pm

 

Te Kai

 

- Lower Arena

1:45pm

 

Follow the Yellow Brick Road: Taking on Business with Heart, Brains, and Courage
- Rachel Taulelei, Managing Director, Yellow Brick Road

 

– Heaphy Room

2:15pm

 

Kaupapa Māori As Relevant As Profit For the Maori Economy
- Tama Potaka, Tainui Group Holdings

 

– Heaphy Room

2:45pm

 

The Māori Economy - A Discussion – Opinion Thinkers Panel
- Tama Potaka
- Lisa Tumahai
- Che Wilson
- Missy Te Kanawa
- Temuera Hall
- Tukoroirangi Morgan
- Tiaki Hunia

 

– Heaphy Room

3.15pm

 

Special Joint Scholarships Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust and
Waikato University

- Chancellor Professor Neil Quigley, Waikato University

 

– Heaphy Room

3.20pm

 

Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust Tāwera Scholarship Recipients 2015
- Group Three

 

– Heaphy Room

3.30pm

 

Special Joint Scholarships Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust and
Victoria University of Wellington

- Vice Chancellor Professor Piri Sciascia, Victoria University of Wellington

 

– Heaphy Room

    Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust Tāwera Scholarship Recipients 2015
- Group Four
 

– Heaphy Room

3:45pm

 

Changing the Landscape of our Primary Industries: An Overview of Māori
in the Red Meat Sector
- Dr Tanira Kingi, Research Leader in Primary Systems,
Value Chain Optimisation Group, Scion

 

– Heaphy Room

4:15pm

 

Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust Whānui Scholarship Recipients 2015 - Group Five

 

– Heaphy Room

4:30pm

 

Ngā Whetū Hei Whai
Charting Pathways for Māori Industry Future Workshops 2015

Workshop One A – Supporting First Nations and Indigenous
Economic Development

- Jonathon Araujo, Managing Partner for Pontiac Community Developers and Matthew Nahdee, Managing Director/Owner, Pontiac Community Developers

Workshop One B – Taking On Fashion: A Sweet Scent
- Juliana van Kampen, Founder

Workshop Two A – Māori Governance An Overview
- Dr Robert Joseph, Te Piringa Faculty of Law, University of Waikato

Workshop Two B – Māori Governance In The Future
- Susan Huria, Director and Founder of Huria and Anders Consultants

Workshop Three A – The Ngāti Whātua Journey and Future Plans
- Tupara Morrison, CEO, Ngāti Whātua Whai Maia

Workshop Three B –  Marine Bio-actives: The New Frontier for Māori Fisheries - Alan Groves

 

Rolling afternoon tea served in
the Arena


- Brooklyn 1



- Brooklyn 1

Brooklyn 2

- Brooklyn 2

- Oakley


- Oakley

5:30pm

 

Day one sessions conclude

 

– Heaphy Room

6:00pm

 

Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust Networking 2015
Pre-dinner Drinks

 

- Lower Arena

7:00pm

 

Ngā Whetū Hei Whai
Charting Pathways for Māori Industry Future Conference Dinner 2015

Guest Dinner Speaker:
- Hon Te Ururoa Flavell, Māori Development Minister,

Launch of 2015/2016 Internships: Treasury New Zealand & TPWT
Dr Girol Karacaoglu, Deputy Secretary Macroeconomics, International and Economic Research

Launch of 2015/2016 Internships: ASB Bank & TPWT
– Anthony Ririnui, ASB Bank

Entertainment: The Brown Brothers

 

– Heaphy Room

11:00pm

 

Ka mutu te rā tuatahi

 

- Lower Arena and
Concourse area

section break

Tuesday 1st September 2015 - Day Two

8:25am

 

Ngā Whetū Hei Whai Conference - Day 2
MC to open the 2nd day’s proceedings – Russell Harrison

 

– Heaphy Room

8:30am

 

Aboriginal Apprenticeship in Commercial Fishing:
a pilot program for our youth

- Dan XETXATTEN (“Claxton”) is a member of Tsawout First Nation in Canada and Fiona MacRaild is from a Gaelic-speaking family on the Isle of Skye

 

– Heaphy Room

9:00am

 

Seafood Industry; Change To A Knowledge Based Food Industry
- Bergur  Gudmundsson, Project Sales Manager – Fish industry,
Marel Food Systems

   

9:30am

 

Ngā Whetū Hei Whai; The Future of the Māori Fisheries Industry Panel
- Tim Castle
- Peter Van Kampen
- Alan Groves
- Graeme Everton
- Carl Carrington
- Bergur Gudmundsson

 

– Heaphy Room

10:10am

 

Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust Rona Scholarship Recipients 2015
- Group Six (Fisheries)

 

– Heaphy Room

10.25am

 

Kapu Ti

 

- Lower Arena

10.40am

 

IronMāori; A Calling Beyond the Balance Sheet
- Heather Skipworth, Founder of IronMāori

 

– Heaphy Room

11.05am

 

Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust Tāwera Scholarship Recipients 2015 - Group Seven

 

– Heaphy Room

11.20am

 

Design Thinking For Māori Business Into the Future
- Che Wilson, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu & Missy Te Kanawa, KPMG

 

– Heaphy Room

11:45am

 

Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust Tāwera Scholarship Recipients 2015 - Group Eight

 

– Heaphy Room

12.00pm

 

Holding Steadfast To What You Believe In: Building Your Own
Economic Wealth
- Julian Wilcox, Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu

 

– Heaphy Room

12:25pm

 

Te Pūtea Whakatupu Trust Tāwera Scholarship Recipients 2015 - Group Nine

 

– Heaphy Room

12:40pm

 

TPWT Emeritus Fellow/Te Ahorangi 2015
- Sir Mason Durie

 

– Heaphy Room

1:00pm

 

Whakakapingia Te Hui o Ngā Whetū Hei Whai mo te tau nei Rua Mano Mā Tekau Mā Rima

 

- Heaphy Room

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