Past Events

Profit with Purpose – Leaders talk sustainability in business

Held on Thursday March 9, 2017, NZAL brought together four exceptional speakers to talk about sustainability in business, about achieving the bottom line – with a purpose. Speaking to an audience of over 100, the speakers and panel discussion was […]

Celebrating three years of leadership

Date: November 17, 2016 Hosted by and venue: SKYCITY Theatre Celebrated three years of leadership in this final session with NZAL Established Member, Dr Andrew Zhu, Director, Trace Research. Dr Andrew Zhu is a leading social and marketing researcher in Chinese consumer behaviours […]

NZAL Leadership Training Programme – Wellington

Developed and delivered by the Superdiversity Centre for Law, Policy and Business Following the inaugural NZAL Leadership Training programme held in June, NZAL and the Superdiversity Centre facilitated a training programme for superdiverse leaders in Wellington on 19 – 20 […]

How to grow Asian SMEs to maximise their potential to NZ Inc

Date: August 31, 2016 Chaired by: NZAL Chairperson, Mai Chen Hosted by: NZAL Advisory Board members, Brijesh Sethi, MD, NZ School of Education An open minded and engaging discussion with a diverse group of leaders who shared their innovative approach on […]

NZAL Leadership Training Programme – Auckland ’16

Inaugural NZAL Leadership Training Programme (LTP), delivered by the Superdiversity Centre for Law, Policy and Business was a one and half day programme held on June 22 – 23, 2016 at the offices of NZAL Corporate member, Chartered Accountants Australia and New […]

NZAL members only | Health and Safety Laws

Compliance with the new Health and Safety Laws in culturally diverse workplaces DATE: Tuesday 31st May, 2016 SPEAKERS:  Mai Chen, Chair, NZ Asian Leaders and a panel of employment lawyers who specialise in health and safety On behalf of New […]

NZAL Maori, Asian, Pasifika Leaders Summit

What is authentic Kiwi leadership in the 21st Century? DATE: May 24, 2016 New Zealand Asian Leaders, AUT and ATEED held a summit for Maori, Asian and Pasifika leaders who shared their views on “What is authentic Kiwi leadership in the […]

BNZ Case Study | Digital strategies

Successful digital strategies with customers Top NZAL leaders had the opportunity to hear Stephen Bowe, Head of Digital, Bank of NZ share a case study on ‘Innovation @ BNZ’. This was the first time NZAL organized a small, members only […]

Understanding the digital behaviour of the growing Asian consumer

Understanding the changing behaviour of the target consumer is the key to a successful business. With the growing Asian population in NZ, businesses have to understand and re-strategize their plans to target this growing consumer base. Chaired by Mai Chen, this […]

NZAL 2nd Birthday & End of Year celebration

CELEBRATING TWO YEARS OF SUCCESS Kindly hosted by PwC, on 19th November 2015, the 2nd Birthday celebration of NZ Asian Leaders was a time to reflect on the past, present and future ahead.  The birthday celebration was attended by 120 guests that included […]

Public Sector Forum in Wellington

How to communicate with Asian New Zealand audiences? According to Statistics NZ, by 2038, Asians will make up of 20.9 percent of the total New Zealand population. 160 languages are currently spoken in New Zealand. The NZAL Public Sector Forum […]