Sustaining the economy

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Presented by Professor Ian O. Williamson; Professor Girol Karacaoglu; Associate Professor Sarah McLaren; Dawn Baggaley; Dr Kiri Mamai Dell

Lectures, talks and seminars

Toitū te Ao—Sustainability Week

9 Sep 2019 6:00 pm to 9 Sep 2019 7:30 pm

Rutherford House Lecture Theatre 2 (RHLT2)

From circular economies to a matāuranga Māori approach, hear about alternative, sustainable economic models and how they could work in New Zealand.

In Whai rawa, whai whakaaro, whai oranga/Sustaining the economy: Fresh thinking for national wellbeing, experts from Victoria University of Wellington and beyond explore ways in which to transform New Zealand’s economy and take it into the future.

Professor Ian O. Williamson chairs a panel that includes Professor Girol Karacaoglu, Professor Sarah McLaren, Dawn Baggaley and Dr Kiri Mamai Dell.

For more information contact: Crispin Anderlini

Speaker Bios

Professor Ian O. Williamson is Pro Vice-Chancellor and Dean of Commerce at Victoria University of Wellington; Professor Girol Karacaoglu is Head of the School of Government at Victoria University of Wellington and a former Chief Economist at the New Zealand Treasury; Professor Sarah McLaren is Director of the New Zealand Life Cycle Management Centre in the School of Agriculture and Environment at Massey University; Dawn Baggaley is a highly experienced sustainable business leader who sits on the board of the Sustainable Business Network; Dr Kiri Mamai Dell is in the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Auckland and researching a theory for Māori concepts of economic value.