Ethnicity in the Workspace Summit

22nd Sep 2017 9:30am - 22nd Sep 2017 2:30pm
Ethnicity in the Workspace Summit

Navigating ethnicity in the world of work presents the opportunity for discussion that can rock the boat. Pan-disciplinary research, and personal and organisational vignettes provided by experts will provoke a thoughtful multidimensional interpretation of ethnicity in the workspace.

Hosted by the Immigration and Inclusion Research Group under the leadership of Professor Edwina Pio.

Sponsored by the New Zealand Work Research Institute and the AUT Business School, Management Department.

Our confirmed speakers, (listed alphabetically) include:

Berlinda Chin (State Services Commission), Bev Cassidy-MacKenzie (Diversity Works), Clare Montgomerie (Westpac), Eric Chuah (Cultural Connections), Frank Olsson (Honorary Swedish Consul General),

Kim Tairi (AUT), Maree Jeurissen (MOE), Melanie Higgins (US Consul General), Nick Shewring (BizDojo), Paddy Payne (NZ Bahai Community), Pakeeza Rasheed (Muslim Lawyer), Raewyn Lucich (Trade Aid),

Rakesh Naidoo (Human Rights Commission), Ranjna Patel (East Tamaki Healthcare), Richard Hall (AUT), Robin Shackell (British Consul General), Dame Susan Devoy (Human Rights Commission),

Vanisa Dhiru (National Council of Women of New Zealand), Vasanti Unka (Award winning artist), Wati Chaplow (New Zealand Police), Wendy Preston (MIXIT).

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25th Jul 2018 11:00am - 25th Jul 2018 2:00pm
AUT ICT and Engineering Careers Fair 2018

AUT ICT and Engineering Careers Fair 2018

Opportunity is knocking and you’re invited – Visit the AUT ICT & Engineering Careers Fair 2018 on Wednesday 25 July 11am-2.00pm in WZ111 - WZ118 - WZ Building, AUT City campus

19th May 2018 11:00am - 27th May 2018 11:00am
Techweek 2018: NZ's annual festival of innovation

Techweek 2018: NZ's annual festival of innovation

AUT is the Official University Partner for Techweek 2018, New Zealand's annual festival of innovation ecosystem events. ​

Taking place from 19-27 May, with 400 events around the country, the idea behind Techweek is simple: New Zealand's technology and innovation sectors are growing rapidly. Techweek fosters that growth by providing a week-long opportunity for connection and cross-pollination.

4th Apr 2018 9:00am - 6th Jun 2018 9:00am


Do you have an entrepreneurial idea that you’d like to explore and develop? Do you want to solve a problem and make a difference in your community?

We are looking for AUT alumni, staff, students, and aspiring entrepreneurs who would like to take part in the 9-week CO.STARTERS programme that will give you the necessary tools, insights and networks.

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