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APEC 2021 LIVE with Business: An inclusive and diverse economy is critical to society’s wellbeing

Hosted by Westpac NZ
13 October

An inclusive and diverse economy is critical to society’s wellbeing.

Westpac New Zealand is bringing together key thought leaders from New Zealand and the APEC region to share pathways for inclusive prosperity and discuss how indigenous groups, government and businesses can work together to develop and nurture underrepresented parts of our economy

This APEC Live with Business event will be an opportunity for New Zealand businesses to learn about and discuss inclusive frameworks that meet the needs of indigenous communities, align purpose and profit and benefit everyone in the global supply chain.

Our speakers and panelists 

Carol Hirschfeld, MC, Head of Video/Audio and Content Partnerships, Stuff

Westpac NZ
Simon Power, Acting CEO, Westpac NZ 

Keynote speech
Sir Ian Taylor, Founder/Managing Director, Animation Research

Panel discussion
Linda Te Aho, Chair - Te Arataura - Waikato-Tainui  (New Zealand)
Mavis Mullins, Chair - Atihau-Whanganui Inc (New Zealand)
Lucy Pelletier, Chair - Saskatchewan Indian Equity Foundation (Canada)

Closing remarks
Rachel Taulelei, Chair, APEC Business Advisory Council

Cultural open and close
Ngati Whatua

Manaaki Te Ao, Manaaki Te Tāngata, e tipu pūtea ora. Care for the planet, care for people and grow financial wellbeing.



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