Educate Plus

NZ Chapter – GATHER & GROW 2024 – Professional Development and Networking Day

Join fellow members for an incredible day of professional development and networking on Wednesday 28 August. This special event will be held at Auckland Grammar School and has something for everyone. The start/end times are tailored for members to be able to travel for the day from out-of-town places, without needing accommodation. This event is priced to be highly affordable and offers discounts so all members and non-members in your teams can attend!

Don’t miss this opportunity to gather with colleagues and industry peers to grow your skills and knowledge through the multiple and varied sessions on offer. Register now as spaces are limited.

Event Details

Date: Wednesday 28 August 2024

Time:  9.30am – 4.00 pm

Location: Auckland, Grammar School, 55 Mountain Road, Epsom, Auckland 1023, New Zealand

Cost: NZ$ 179 (+gst) for Members and NZ$229 (+gst) for Non Members.

We are offering a 10% discount for each registration if you register 3 or more participants (Please register them together)

Draft Program: 

9.30am – Registration & Networking, Arrival coffee and tea

10.00 am – Learning Session 1 (Topic for all)

Mandy McFarland, CEO, Educate Plus

Alex Faulkner, Director Strategy, Blueboat

11.15am Morning Tea & Networking

11.45am – Learning Session 2 (Topic for all)

Speaker (TBA from the Tertiary sector)

12.30 – 1.30pm Lunch & Networking

1.30pm – Individual Topic Learning Session 3

Participants will have the option to choose 2 X 30 min sessions from the following options. These are meant to be interactive sessions with the facilitator introducing the topic and highlighting some key points and then over to the group for discussion. Hear from your peers on the topic.

Option 1: Marcomms/Social Media w/ Blueboat

Option 2: Fundraising w/ Giving Architects

Option 3: Archives & Alumni Initiatives w/ NZMS

Option 4: Tertiary (TBA)

Option 5: Admissions w/ Digistorm

2:40pm – Short Break

2:55pm – Learning Session 4 – Educate Plus Salary Survey and Careers in Advancement

Mandy McFarland, CEO, Educate Plus

3.30pm – Session 5 – Auckland Grammar School Tour

4.00pm – Event Concludes

The full Programme is being developed and will be out soon. Don’t delay in registering. This is a not-to-be missed professional development and networking opportunity to gather and grow with fellow advancement professionals in Aotearoa New Zealand! See you there.

We thank our Strategic Partners