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Business Events Symposium

The Business Events Waikato Symposium was held on Friday 21st June 2019. Download the speakers' presentations here.

BE Symposium, Business Events Waikato

Thank you to all those who attended this great event. It was great to see so many of you there and catch up with you all.

Speaker Presentations

  • Welcome - Jason Dawson, CEO Hamilton & Waikato Tourism: 
    1. Jason Dawson HWT BE Symp 21-06-19.pdf PDF | 2.61MB
  • Business Events Update - Amanda Graham, Business Events Manager Hamilton & Waikato Tourism
    2. Amanda Graham HWT BE Symp 21-06-19.pdf PDF | 6.73MB
  • CINZ Update - Heather Cornish, Events & Marketing Director CINZ (Conventions & Incentives NZ): 
    3. Heather Cornish HWT BEW Symp 21-06-19.pdf PDF | 5.98MB
  • Working Together to Keep Everyone Safe - Nic Quilty, Sector Project Manager, WateMINZ
    4. Nic Quilty H&S HWT BE Symp 21-06-19.pdf PDF | 106KB
  • How To Be More Sustainable - Lynn Robinson, Tourism Sustainability Advocate, TIA (Tourism Industry Association)
    5. Lynn Robinson HWT BE Symp 21-06-19.pdf PDF | 26.72MB
  • Aspiring To Be A Zero Waste Event – Our Journey - Nic Quilty, WasteMINZ: 
    6. Nic Quility Waste HWT BE Symposium 21-06-19.pdf PDF | 119KB
  • Customers: From Whoa To Go And Beyond - Lynda Booth, Total management Solutions: 
    7. Lynda Booth HWT BE Symp 21-06-19.pdf PDF | 622KB
  • Supplier/PCO/Client Partnerships - How Do We Communicate Better, Stronger and Smarter - Paula Armstrong, PCO, ForumPoint2 Ltd - What a PCO needs/wants/expects from venues and suppliers: 
    8. Paula Armstrong HWT BE Symp 21-06-19.pdf PDF | 596KB
  • From Cult to Cult: "How religious cults, the military and politicians win hearts and minds, and what they can teach you about how to find and keep customers – and be heard above the noise." - Colin Kennedy: 
    9. Colin Kennedy HWT BE Symp 21-06.19.pdf PDF | 1.42MB