NZUS Council 10th Anniversary Conference

The 2012 NZ US Council 10th Anniversary Conference was held in Auckland, Friday 4 May 2012.  The conference was an opportunity for high level, strategic discussion and engagement between participants about the opportunities for further growth in the NZ/US relationship and in the wider Asia Pacific region.  The conference theme was “Growing beyond the crisis: the Trans Pacific Partnership - prospects and opportunities for business”.


10th Anniversary Conference programme

Speeches and Presentations

Malcolm Bailey, Dairy Companies Association of NZ - Presentation

Jim  Bolger,  Chairman NZ US Council - Speech

Len Brown, Mayor of Auckland - Speech

Calman Cohen, President of the Emergency Committee for American Trade (ECAT) - Speech

JP deRaad, NZIER - Notes
JP deRaad, - Presentation

Stephen Jacobi, Executive Director, NZ US Council - Speech

Nick Leach, Country Manager, Abbott Laboratories NZ Ltd; Director, Medicines New Zealand -  Notes 
Nick Leach - Presentation

Murray McCully, Minister of Foreign Affairs - Speech

Jeffrey Schott, Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics - Speech

David Walker, TPP Chief Negotiator, MFAT - Presentation


Media Releases

Trans Pacific Partnership targets $2.1 billion boost to New Zealand’s economy by 2025