Program at a glance

The theme for the 2020 Conference is "Celebrating Diversity" with three substreams of (a) indigenous issues, (b) human rights and (c) the courts.

Please note the program is subject to change.

 

 

DAY 1

08:00 - 17:00 Justice Sector Tours, Auckland
Limited numbers, pre-registration required
09:00 ‐ 17:00 IAWJ Board Meeting

DAY 2

08:30 ‐ 14:00 IAWJ Board Meeting
14:00 - 14:30 Pōwhiri briefing at Cordis Hotel
14:30 ‐ 17:30 Pōwhiri at Orakei Marae
(Additional cost of NZ$95 applies and there are limited places available.
Please register for the Powhiri using this form)
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18:00 ‐ 20:00 Welcome Reception

Day 3

08:30 ‐ 09.00 Mihi Whakatau (Welcome) 
09.00 - 10.00 Opening Ceremony
10:00 ‐ 10:30 Morning Tea
10.30 - 11.00 President's Address
11:00 ‐ 13:00 Keynote speaker and panel
13:00 ‐ 14:00 Lunch
14:00 ‐ 16:00 Keynote speaker and panel
16:00 ‐ 16:30 Afternoon Tea
16:30 ‐ 18:00 Regional meetings

DAY 4

07.00 - 08.00 Video conference interview with US Supreme Court women judges
08:15 ‐ 10:15 Keynote speaker and panel 
10:15 ‐ 10:45 Morning Tea
10:45 ‐ 12:30 Keynote speaker and panel 
12:30 ‐ 13:30 Lunch
13:30 ‐ 15:00

Parallel session 1: Constitutional issues for indigenous peoples

Parallel session 2: Prison and alternatives

Parallel session 3: Outreach and support

15:00 ‐ 15:30 Afternoon Tea
15:30 ‐ 17:00

Parallel session 4: Indigenous peoples and the criminal law

Parallel session 5: Diverse and vulnerable groups

Parallel session 6: Courts and alternatives

19:30 ‐ Gala dinner

DAY 5

08:30 ‐ 10:00 General Meeting of IAWJ
10:00 ‐ 10:30 Morning Tea
10:30 ‐ 12:30 Keynote speaker and panel
12:30 ‐ 13:30 Lunch
13:30 ‐ 15:30 Keynote speaker and panel
15:30 - 16:00

Closing Ceremony

16:30 - 17:30

Meeting of new IAWJ Board