Social Functions



Welcome Reception & Exhibition Opening

Thursday 26 July
Time: 1700 - 1900
Venue: Level 1 & Owens Foyer, Aotea Centre

The Welcome Reception will be held amongst the exhibition at the Aotea Centre at the conclusion of the Quality Symposium. Join your fellow delegates, sponsors and exhibitors to review the days learning, network or make dinner plans!

One ticket to the Welcome Reception is included with each registration (excludes day registration)

Additional tickets can be purchased for $48.00 via the online registration.



You don't have to be on fire to be a fireman, the life of an Intelligence officer

Brigadier Ben Kite OBE, Commander of UK Joint Force Intelligence Group

Date: Friday 27 July
Time: 1645 - 1930
Venue: Owens Foyer & Upper NZI Rooms, Aotea Centre

Following the last session of the day, join fellow delegates in the Owens foyer for a light meal before heading into a presentation from Ben. 

He will give New Zealand GPs an appreciation of how a different organisation (The UK's Defence Intelligence(DI) organisation) are managing the challenge of Information and Knowledge Management. This includes the key elements of collection, analysis and understanding (including Big Data, and Artificial Intelligence (AI)) as well as the dissemination/communication of intelligence and knowledge to commanders and customers.

One ticket to this presentation is included with each registration (excludes day registrations).

Additional tickets can be purchased for $55.00 via the online registration.



Celebration Function 

(Following Fellowship Ceremony)

Saturday 28 July
Time: 1900 - 2030
Venue: ASB Theatre, Aotea Centre

Join us at the Celebration Function following the Fellowship Ceremony. All delegates are invited to mix and mingle with our new Fellows as well as family, peers and colleagues from around the country.

One ticket to the Celebration Function is included with each registration (excludes day registrations)

Additional tickets can be purchased for $60.00 via the online registration. 

 This function follows the Fellowship Ceremony (1800 start), which you are also more than welcome to attend. 

Platinum Sponsors


Gold Sponsors


Keynote Speaker Sponsors 


Conference App Sponsor



Coffee Cart Sponsors


Registration Sponsor  

Quality Symposium - Principal Sponsor

Quality Symposium - Associate Sponsor