IPWEA NZ - Northern Branch contains the following regional councils: Northland, Auckland, Waikato, and Bay of Plenty; as well as the area covered by the Ruapehu District Council, and the Taupo District Council.

Branch Chairperson
To be elected at the next Northern Branch meeting, to be held on Friday 8th March, 2019 at Auckland Council in Manukau.

These meetings are essentially mini-conferences!  We strongly encourage you to extend this learning opportunity to your younger team members - together we can build the next generation of public works professionals.. Bring them along to meet new contacts and network, learn from expert speakers, and have the opportunity to present at future sessions.  

Next meeting - Friday 8th March 2019

Host: Auckland Council 
Venue: The Gallery, Level 1, Akld Council Civic Centre, 1-33 Manukau Station Road, Manukau
Time: 10am - 2:30pm.

10:00am: Morning Tea
10:25am: Welcome, branch update & election - Myles Lind IPWEA NZ Vice-President
10:40am: Watercare AMP - Demonstrating Value to our customers, David Ward
11:00am Our Water future - a discussion document, Andrew Chin
11:30am - 10 minute break
11:40am: Managing the Generational Gap, Jane McCarroll - Skills NZ
12:10pm Lunch
1:00pm BIM - Building Information Modelling, Jon Williams, Beca
1:30pm: Sustainable Outcomes, Tom Mansell
2:00pm: Digital Engineering for Land Transport - Myles Lind
2:30pm Finish (afternoon tea available)

To RSVP please email:

To view the full agenda - click here

Archive (past meetings)

15 March 2018 - view agenda here.  Presentations to come.
16 November 2017 - presentations to come
27 September 2017 - presentations to come