ECO Conference 2014

ECO AGM and Conference 2014

Date: 22 to 23 August - starting noon

Venue: Toi Poneke, 61-69 Abel Smith St, Wellington

Theme:   ‘Achieving Genuine Progress for the Environment’


Key Topics

The conferences is focused on genuine progress of the the Environment.  Topics range from:

  • Values on the environment


  • climate change and energy

  • choices for the future

  • indicators of change


  • Attitudes to the environment


The conference will start at Noon on Friday.

Friday evening will include a discussion on political parties environmental and associated policy and representatives of the main political parties have been invited.

Saturday evening will include some recent environmental films.

The current conference programme can be downloaded here:

Speakers include:

Liz Mellish, Natural resources Advisor at Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust, Te Atiawa.

Wokje Abrahamse, Lecturer Environmental Studies, School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences, Victoria University

Paul Young, Co-founder Generation Zero.  

 Friday Programme (below)    Saturday Programme (below)


Flyer and registrationform: A flyer for the conference with registration form can be downloaded here.


Online Registration:  On line registration for the conference can be made here: REGISTRATION

Conference flyer: A flyer  can be downloaded here

 Early bird registration extended to 19 August.



Photos from 2013 Conference


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