Dunedin 9/10th October 2020

Graduate Women Otago are thrilled to be hosting the national AGM and associated events for 2020!

Join your GWNZ colleagues to THINK – ACT – CONNECT at this year’s AGM. Make a weekend of it – join in a panel discussion and THINK about justice; take ACTion by joining the National Executive and contributing to discussions and workshops; CONNECT with like minded people. All members and prospective members are welcome.

See our AGM 2020 Agenda



Friday October 9th
University of Otago Polytechnic Hub Building (entrance on Forth Street)

5:30pm Drinks / Nibbles

6:00pm Spring Kōrero: Reflections on Justice

- A high-level panel discussion on the theme of "justice as a philosophical principle". The panel will reflect on what justice means in a variety of social frameworks, and what it looks like for each of them in their professional or personal context.

- Panelists:

Saunoamaali’i Karanina Sumeo (EEO Commissioner)
Allie Cunninghame (Coroner, Lawyer, ActionStation Executive)
Emma Gilmour (Rally Car Champion, NZ Representative to Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile)

- Gold coin koha to Women’s Refuge.
- RSVP by Sunday 4th October

Saturday October 10th
University of Otago Block D (entrance on Forth Street)

10:00am AGM Proper

- Open forum to discuss our draft strategic plan
- Join via Zoom (if you cannot attend in person)

Meeting ID: 939 9672 4903
Password: 550437

12:30pm Lunch - provided by GWO

2:00pm Workshop #1

- Building GWNZ as we Think - Act - Connect

3:15pm Workshop #2

- GWNZ - International - the Pacific

7:00pm Group Dinner at Luna (314 Highgate, Roslyn)

- Smart/casual dress code
- Light entertainment
- RSVP by Sunday 13th September

 Sunday October 11th

No formal plans, however we will offer some guidance regarding the wonderful sightseeing possibilities of Dunedin.