Useful events

Opportunities for companies to learn, find solutions or hear how others are tackling the challenges of measuring and reducing emissions.

Let us know if you hear of any other useful events.

Date Event Where More information
19th Jun 2019 Community development for adaptation Virtual hui

Deep South Challenge Seminar Series on council-community engagement for climate adaptation.


20th Jun 2019 From Giant Wind Turbines to Electric Planes - Michael Liebreich Public Lecture Wellington

Public lecture from international renewable energy and green finance expert Michael Liebreich at Victoria University of Wellington.

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26th Jun 2019 Climate-X orientation event Auckland

Attend an orientation event for the Climate Leaders Coalition's innovation workstream - Climate-X.


11th Jul 2019 Climate-X 3 day Sprint Auckland

The Auckland Sprint is where small cross-organisational teams put ideas into an innovation process of modelling, prototyping, rapid testing and iteration. These focused teams build their ideas and validate them with experts, industry and mentors. Ideas are pressure-tested and grown in pitch practices and mentor sessions. By Day Three, teams work to further validate, build out a commercial model for team pitches to a judging panel.


15th Jul 2019 High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development New York

The United Nations' central platform for annual review of the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. The World Business Council for Sustainable Development will be hosting a number of business events.

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24th Jul 2019 Embark: achieving low emissions solutions together SKYCITY Auckland

The Climate Leaders Coalition in conjunction with partners SBC, Ministry for the Environment, EECA, and WWF New Zealand.

This event is designed to empower business action on climate change.

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Tickets cost $530 plus GST.

21st Sep 2019 Zero Emissions Day

8th Oct 2019 Climate Change and Business Conference Auckland

Climate change conference to examine investor pressure, physical impacts, insurance access, and the Zero Carbon Bill etc.