Master of Information Management (MIM) Seminar

The New Zealand Government’s ICT strategy and how to meet the professional skills requirements that flow from it were the topic of a MIM social seminar on 30th October 2013.

The Master of Information Management (MIM) programme in the School of Information Management hosted a combined function with the New Zealand Government Information Management Group.

Sue Powell, Deputy Chief Executive, Information and Knowledge Services, DIA opened the panel discussion about the Government’s ICT Strategy and Action Plan. Val Hooper, Head of the School of Information Management, and Tony Hooper, MIM Programme Director, responded by talking about how the School goes about identifying the skills and learning outcomes that employers seek in the MIM programme. John Roberts, Director Relationships, DIA chaired the session.

76 people attended the event, leading to a very lively discussion after the panel presentation.