Te Ao Earth Week Business

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Te Ao Earth Business

GŌ Waitaha Business Leaders Event

21st of September 2023 @ Te Pae Convention Centre Ōtautahi Christchurch

10am – 3.15pm followed by networking drinks until 4.30pm

The event of the year for businesses wanting to take the environmental action that counts.

By invitation only!  Get in touch if you would like to be considered.

Keynote Speakers + Facilitators

Dr Rod Carr

Chair of Climate Change Commission | He Pou a Rangi

Karen Pflug

CSO at Ingka Group | IKEA

Dr Anake Goodall

Seed the Change | He Kākano Hāpai + Leading Green Investor

Shamubeel Eaqub

Sense Partners + Leading Economist + Author

James Laughlin

International Leadership Expert + ‘Lead on Purpose’ Podcast

Jerome Partington

Jasmax + International Leader on Regeneration + Chair of Living Future Aotearoa NZ + Living Building Challenge

Rose Challies

Terra Nova Foundation + International Leader on Change-making + ‘Earth Talks’ Podcast

Josh Dry

CoGo the global leader (from Aotearoa NZ) for measuring and reducing individual + business footprints

Cheryl Doig

Professional Futurist + Think Beyond

Amy Carter

Christchurch Foundation + Environmental Philanthropy Leader

Kate Radcliffe-Reid

RAD Agency + Sustainable Events Expert

+ Ben Scales, KiwiFibre

+ Hannah Hardy-Jones, ContentedAI


Te Pae Conference Centre

This is more than a simple business event; it’s the gateway to the future of business.

The event is for Business Leaders preparing for future resilience and seeking a competitive advantage in the burgeoning regenerative economy throughout all industries.

Encompassing the essence of connect, take action, and be future positive, this occasion is also an unmatched platform for networking with industry experts in climate sustainability and environment, as well as an opportunity to rub shoulders with other like-minded business owners and founders.


!  The latest expert insight into how climate and the environment will impact on business

!  Valuable direction on the critical actions required to be resilient + thrive in the future

!  Expert guidance on how to implement key environmental actions with staff and stakeholders to maximise your impact

!  Access to opportunities to be earth positive without big budgets


A golden opportunity to interact with international thought leaders and experts, offering invaluable advice and thought leadership geared towards accelerating your business’s sustainability.

The event’s future-positive approach will underline the significance of Digital/AI involvement, new business approaches, and a regenerative economy. It aims to inspire attendees and nurture a can-do attitude, promoting individual readiness to lead and prepare your teams, stakeholders and community at large.

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