Social Functions



Welcome Reception & Exhibition Opening

Thursday 26 July
Time: 1730 - 1930
Venue: Level 1 & Owens Foyer, Aotea Centre

The Welcome Reception was held amongst the exhibition at the Aotea Centre at the conclusion of the Quality Symposium.



You don't have to be on fire to be a fireman, the life of an Intelligence officer

Brigadier Ben Kite OBE, Commander of UK Joint Force Intelligence Group

Date: Friday 27 July
Time: 1730 - 1930
Venue: Owens Foyer & Upper NZI Rooms, Aotea Centre

He gave New Zealand GPs an appreciation of how a different organisation (The UK's Defence Intelligence(DI) organisation) are managing the challenge of Information and Knowledge Management. This includeed the key elements of collection, analysis and understanding (including Big Data, and Artificial Intelligence (AI)) as well as the dissemination/communication of intelligence and knowledge to commanders and customers.



Celebration Function 

(Following Fellowship Ceremony)

Saturday 28 July
Time: 1900 - 2030
Venue: ASB Theatre, Aotea Centre

The Celebration Function followed Fellowship Ceremony. All delegates were invited to mix and mingle with our new Fellows as well as family, peers and colleagues from around the country.

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