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.

 

 

Wednesday 6 May

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

THURSDAY 7 May

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)
18:00 ‐ 20:00 Welcome Cocktail Function

FRIDAY 8 May

08:30 ‐ 10:30 Mihi Whakatau (Welcome) and Opening Ceremony
10:30 ‐ 11:00 Morning Tea
11:00 ‐ 12:30 Keynote speaker and panel
12:30 ‐ 13:30 Lunch
13:30 ‐ 15:00 Keynote speaker and panel
15:00 ‐ 15:30 Afternoon Tea
15:30 ‐ 17:30 Regional meetings

SATURDAY 9 May

09:00 ‐ 10:30 Parallel Sessions covering (a) indigenous issues, (b) human rights and (c) the courts
10:30 ‐ 11:00 Morning Tea
11:00 ‐ 12:30 Parallel Sessions covering (a) indigenous issues, (b) human rights and (c) the courts
12:30 ‐ 13:30 Lunch
13:30 ‐ 15:00 Keynote speaker and panel 
15:00 ‐ 15:30 Afternoon Tea
15:30 ‐ 17:00 Keynote speaker and panel 
19:00 ‐ Gala dinner

SUNDAY 10 May

09:00 ‐ 10:30 General Meeting of IAWJ
10:30 ‐ 11:00 Morning Tea
11:00 ‐ 12:30 Keynote speaker and panel
12:30 ‐ 13:30 Lunch
13:30 ‐ 15:00 Keynote speaker and panel
15:00 - 15:30

Closing Ceremony

15:30 - 17:00

Meeting of new IAWJ Board

monday 11 May

08:00 - 17:00

Justice Sector Tours, Auckland
Limited numbers, pre-registration required

 

TUESDAY 12 MAY

08:00 - 17:00

Optional workshop, Auckland: Role of the Judge - to be confirmed

Limited numbers, pre-registration required

09:00 - 16:00 Justice Sector Tours, Wellington
Limited numbers, pre-registration required

 

WEDNESDAY 13 MAY

 

Please note, events taking place in Wellington require a domestic flight from Auckland to Wellington

08:00 - 16:00

Optional workshop, Wellington: Communication in court - to be confirmed

Limited numbers, pre-registration required

18:00 onwards

Panel Discussion: Women as Agents of Change - followed by dinner, Wellington - to be confirmed
Limited numbers, pre-registration required

 

THURSDAY 14 MAY

 

Please note, events taking place in Wellington require a domestic flight from Auckland to Wellington

08:00 - 16:00

Optional workshop, Wellington: Family and sexual violence - to be confirmed

Limited numbers, pre-registration required

 

FRIDAY 15 MAY

 

Please note, events taking place in Wellington require a domestic flight from Auckland to Wellington

09:00 - 17:00

Optional excursion from Wellington to the Wairarapa - to be confirmed 
Limited numbers, pre-registration required