2016 Economic Development Conference Presentations
In August 2016 the WRS Office in conjuction with the Wairarapa Councils held an economic development conference. The venue was the Carterton Events Centre and speakers and delegates came from across New Zealand.
The focus of the conference was on building resilient local economies and the presentations are below.
Anna Guenther - Co-Founder and Chief Bubble Blower, PledgeMe
Carterton Mayor John Booth, Dr Pim Borren - CEO Masterton District Council
Dr Richard Norman - Victoria University & Kendra Ross - Duo Ltd
Greg Simmonds - Interim CEO, Priority One
Samantha Seath - Wellington regional Strategy Office
Kendra Ross - Duo Ltd
Richard Norman - Victoria University
Paul Collits - Napier City Council
Kieran McAnulty - Masterton District Council
Colin Drew - Wellington Regional Strategy Office
Brook Pannell - WREDA
Bryan Patchett - Porirua City Council