The 2019 LAPA conference is being held at the beautiful Wairakei Resort in Taupo from 30 October until 1 November. With an incredible packed program, functions and speakers there is truly something for everyone and an event that should be on your calendar.
We have three incredible guest speakers this year and are glad to welcome back Ian Taylor who unfortunately had to pull out last minute at our 2018 conference. The bio for our third speaker Robyn Pearce will be available soon.
Ian holds an LLB from the University of Otago and was inducted into the New Zealand Hi-Tech Hall of Fame in 2009. In 2010 he was named North & South magazine’s New Zealander of the Year. In the same year he was awarded an Honorary Fellowship of the New Zealand Computer Society, the top honour of the ICT sector in New Zealand.Read More
Dr. Lehan Stemmet
For over 2 decades, Dr. Lehan Stemmet has pursued his interest in how people deal with stress and challenges, through what started as a personal project he called ‘Deal With It’. Linking his observations over the years with some of the latest published research on stress and resilience, including his own research findings, he presents talks and seminars in an easy-to-understand and practically applied way.Read More
What Made Robyn Pearce One Of The World’s Leading Time Management Experts…. A Story Of Sheer Determination & Helping Others Achieve Their Dreams & Goals! People always ask me why I teach time management. Well, to put it simply, it’s because I used to be bad at it! Yes, I can honestly say I’ve walked in your moccasins. And my path has taken some interesting turns… First I was a librarian, then a farmer’s wife and mother of six (including an intellectually handicapped foster son until he was 16).Read More
Day One 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Taupo Yacht Club
Simpson Grierson Gala Dinner
Day Two 7.15pm – 11.15pm
2018 Conference Highlights
View last years gallery of conference highlights, from the incredible events to our wonderful speakers, 2018 was great but 2019 is set to be even better.