• Nov
  • 27
  • 2018

Rural Update

Stay Updated

If you are a dispute resolver in the rural sector, this is the must-attend event of the year.

The update starts with a dinner on the evening of 26 November.

The next day will start with a breakfast with our keynote speaker, Minister for Agriculture, Biosecurity and Rural Communities, Hon. Damien O'Connor.

The update will be chaired by Penny Mudford and will cover topics that are specific to the rural sector and dispute resolution, including:

Mycoplasma bovis - the Ministry of Primary Industry View with MPI's Director of Response, Geoff Glynn
Mycoplasma bovis - a farm consultant's view with Ranald Gordon
Farm debt mediation - what is it and what are the opportunities? With Mark Kelly
Managing Risk: The possibility of one contract for Contract Milking and Variable Order Sharemilking with the Sharemilker's section Chair of Federated Farmers, Richard McIntyre
When it all goes wrong: Health and safety, animal welfare, RMA and criminal prosecutions with barrister Brett Harris

Panel discussion: Rural disputes - where is the work coming from?

More presenters will soon be announced.

This seminar is Continuing Professional Development and qualifies for 4.00 CPD points. For those on the National Panel of Conciliators, it provides the required up-skilling for ongoing panel membership.

Date: 27 November 2018

Time: 9.00am - 4.00pm

Venue: Wellington

Cost: From $445

The Social Dinner

Date: 26 November 2018

Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm

Venue: Wellington Club

Cost: $55.00

Numbers are strictly limited for the dinner, so please register early to avoid disappointment.

Registration: To register for this event please log in or complete the registration form HERE.

If you have any questions, please contact our Education Co-ordinator, Natasha.