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Trading with the Global Marketplace

Financial Services Council

Friday, 9 August 2019 from 7:30 am to 9:30 am (NZST)

Trading with the Global Marketplace

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee GST 067-359-763
Non-member   more info Ended $60.00 $0.00 $9.00
Member of the Financial Services Council
Ticket for members of the Financial Services Council
Ended $45.00 $0.00 $6.75

Event Details

Breakfast with Hon David Parker, Minister for Trade and Export Growth

You are invited to join us on Friday 9 August 2019 from 7.30am in Auckland to hear from Hon David Parker, Minister for Trade and Export Growth and discuss how New Zealand trades with the global marketplace. 



non-member $60 | member $45
including breakfast



From the Knowledge Wave to the Digital Age

The Hon David Parker launched the Government's Industry Strategy, 'From the Knowledge Wave to the Digital Age'.


"This technological revolution the world is in the midst of is born of the confluence of affordable computing power, mobile positioning systems, sensors, robotics, big data and the internet of things, artificial intelligence and genetics."


At the session, we will hear more about the strategy from Minister Parker, as well as views about growing trade and exports from New Zealand.




Hon David Parker

Hon David Parker grew up and studied in Dunedin, graduating with a BCom/LLB from the University of Otago. He had a long career in business and law before being elected to Parliament as Labour Member of Parliament in the former electorate of Otago in 2002.


In his earlier years, David was a managing and litigation partner in South Island law firm Anderson Lloyd. He was also involved in many businesses, including innovative bio-tech export start-ups A2 Corporation, BLIS Technologies, Botryzen and Pharmazen, as well as in more traditional industries. He is an experienced CEO and company director.


David was appointed to Cabinet in 2005, and served as Minister of Energy, Climate Change, Transport, State Services, Attorney-General, and Land Information under Helen Clark’s Government. In Opposition, he served as Deputy Leader, Shadow Attorney General, and in Finance, Economic Development and various other roles. His focus has always been, and remains, on delivering prosperity and fairer economic outcomes for all New Zealanders.


David has three children, and spends time in his hometown of Dunedin, and in Auckland with his partner Barbara.


Have questions about Trading with the Global Marketplace? Contact Financial Services Council

When & Where

The Pavilion
Ground Floor, ANZ Centre
23-29 Albert Street
Auckland, 1010
New Zealand

Friday, 9 August 2019 from 7:30 am to 9:30 am (NZST)

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