2011 CONFERENCE DRAFT PROGRAMME SCHEDULE AND WORKSHOP PROGRAMME NOW ON WEBSITE
The Conference Team is delighted to advise that our Programme
Schedule and Workshop
Programme are now posted on the Conference
website. Both documents are still in draft form as we are
updating frequently. There has been a change to the New
Zealand Defence Forces' speaker, which will be posted once details
are confirmed. There are also further workshops to be
added. We are sure there will be plenty to keep you all busy
and interested next month.
What about the evenings?
Due to popular request, we are once again hosting our
Cocktail evening (Wednesday) in the beautiful Blue Baths.
Those of you staying within walking distance of the Conference
venue will find this nearby also.
Rotorua by Night field trips will run on
Thursday evening at a variety of times. Details of what is
available will be posted on the website and sent out in a
newsletter to delegates closer to Conference time. We
anticipate that many of you may already have plans for that evening
but we thought we'd offer an alternative for those who'd like
it. The field trips will be self-funded (our team is busy
trying to get the best prices!) and must be booked and paid for in
advance. Details to come.
And to top it all, Friday night sees our CATE Conference
"Back to the Future" dinner. In our
plenary sessions and workshops we will be focussing on the
future. So, to close the Conference, we are heading back to
the nostalgic past with our theme, KIWIANA.
It promises to be a fantastic evening of fun, food, friends and
frivolity. Dress code will be smart, casual (although in the
spirit of the occasion, we may accept black singlet and
For those of you heading off to holidays, all the very best for
a relaxing two weeks. For those of you going to the World Cup
- may YOUR team win.
Your Conference Team