Wednesday 15 August
11.30am - 5.30pm
The Air Force Museum, Christchurch


11.30am Registrations - Networking and Light Lunch
 12.00pm     Welcome by MFAT Representative
 12.15pm Part One: BE INFORMED
Leading and inspiring speakers on the global environment, big picture thinking and company growth
 1.40pm Part Two: BE EQUIPPED
Indepth, practical masterclasses - choose 2 of the following:
The Future of Big Data and Traceability The Future of Exponential Technology The Future of Collaborations and Partnerships 
Big data analytics helps with harnessing data and using it to identify new opportunities, leading to smarter business moves, more efficient operations, higher business profits and happier customers.
- Peter Stevens, GS1
- Exporter Case Studies
Transforming the future of manufacturing through talent and the innovation ecosystem. The latest opportunities and barriers manufactures face in evaluating and adopting technologies.
- Josh Comrie, Ambit
- Others, TBC
Through a united approach, innovative New Zealand companies can play a greater role in the global economy. How working together Working together to best tackle the challenges of global markets.
  • Andrew Sharp, Bobux
  • John Stokes, Eat the Kiwi/The Produce Company
  • Hayden Johnston, Tuku and Tarras Vineyard
 3.30pm  Networking and Refreshments
 4.00pm  Part Three: BE INSPIRED
 Hear from some of the latest export success stories and their export growth strategies
- Richard Wyeth, Miraka
- Amanda Santos, Tekron
- Others, TBC
 5.30pm Event Concludes   

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Member Individual - earlybird (until 27 July)           $160 + GST  
Member Table of 8 - earlybird (until 27 July) $1,120 + GST  
Member Individual - regular $190 + GST  
Member Table of 8 - regular $1,360 + GST  
Non-Member Individual   $380 + GST  
Non-Member Table of 8  $2,880 + GST
Student $60 + GST