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Monday Luncheon Speakers from 2021

Speaker: Dawn Baxendale

Position: Christchurch City Council Cheif Executive

Date: Monday 25 January 2021.

Keynote Topic: ‘ The business of running Christchurch City”

Speaker:  Imre Speizer 

Position: Senior Market Strategist for Westpac who specialises in researching New Zealand’s currency and interest rate markets.

Date: Monday 22 February 2021.

Keynote Topic: ‘‘Big Issues Before Business’

Speaker:  Mr Ross Steele 

Position: General Manager, Te Pae Christchurch 

Date: Monday  3 March 2021.

Keynote Topic: ‘Te Pae the Christchurch Convention Centre how it will add value to Christchurch City, the Canterbury Region and the South Island’

Speaker: Mr Richard Rookes 

Position: CEO of MHM Automation (formerly Mercer Group)

Date: Monday 22nd March 2021.

Keynote Topic: ‘Transitioning an engineering firm to a global exporter of robotics and a technology-led future  ’

Speaker: Mr Mike Pero 

Position: CEO and Well-known Entrepreneurial Businessman 

Date: Monday 19th April  2021.

Keynote Topic: ‘Come Fly with Me and Are You Good Enough to be New Zealand’s First Apprentice or Will You Be Fired ’

Speaker: Ms Charlotte Walshe 

Position: CEO of Jade Software Corporation

Date: Monday 3rd May 2021

Keynote Topic: ‘Jade Software’s philosophy where they believe anything’s possible when you combine the power of people, data, and software”