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Built to Last Case Study: Scott Base – New Zealand’s coolest redevelopment

Posted on Friday 11 September, 2020

The redevelopment of Scott Base, New Zealand’s home in Antarctica, is the largest and most complex project ever undertaken by Antarctica New Zealand. The ultimate ‘Built to Last’ case study, this conference session will examine the core topics of resilience, technology and wellbeing in what is arguably the harshest environment in the world.

Built to Last 2020, Friday 30 October 2020, Auckland NZ & Virtual

Simon Lincoln of Make Architects closing keynote at Built to Last

Posted on Friday 11 September, 2020

With the auspicious task of wrapping up the Built to Last programme, Make Architect’s Asia Pacific Director, Simon Lincoln will be presenting the benefits of enduring design as a catalyst for maximising the potential of our built environment. This is one presentation not to miss.

Built to Last 2020, Friday 30 October 2020, Auckland NZ & Virtual

Video showcases quality NZIOB events

Posted on Friday 11 September, 2020

As covered in our 31 July issue of News from the Source, this year’s NZIOB AGM and accompanying site visit to Christ Church Cathedral were filmed, with the aim of creating a short highlights reel that the Institute can use to showcase what a regional NZIOB event looks like. This video is now ready, and we are delighted with how it turned out – a snapshot of the quality of events that NZIOB members have the opportunity to attend. Check out the video here.

Make a day and night of it!

Posted on Friday 11 September, 2020

Ticket sales are open for the NZIOB’s two major events for 2020, both being held on 30 October. Why not make a day (and night) of it and attend both? During the day is the Built to Last conference (Auckland and online) and in the evening, the NZ Building Industry Awards Gala Dinner (Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and online). Visit nziob.org.nz for further information on both events and to buy tickets.

NZIOB CEO in ArchiPro’s new Commercial Edit magazine

Posted on Friday 11 September, 2020

Archipro has launched its new digital publication, The Commercial Edit, designed specifically for the commercial sector. In the first edition, NZIOB Chief Executive, Malcolm Fleming, discusses dodging the pitfalls of a ‘boom-to-bust’ cycle in a post-COVID-19 environment.

The NZIOB's biggest day – ever!

Posted on Friday 28 August, 2020

The NZIOB is pleased to announce that ticket sales are now open for the two biggest events in our annual calendar, both happening on Friday, 30 October. Delegates can attend the Built to Last conference during the day, and then the New Zealand Building Industry Awards Ceremony & Gala Dinner that same evening. Ticket sales for both events are open now.

Built to Last: Programme confirmed and tickets now on sale

Posted on Friday 28 August, 2020

Our speaking programme is confirmed and ticket sales are now open! Join us as we take a deep dive into new ideas that will transform and strengthen New Zealand’s construction industry. Our line-up of national and international industry experts will speak on what construction best practice now looks like in a COVID-19 world, focusing on the core topics of Resilience, Technology and Wellbeing.

Awards Finalists announced and Gala Dinner tickets on sale

Posted on Friday 28 August, 2020

The NZIOB and GIB® are delighted to announce and congratulate all finalists in the 2020 New Zealand Building Industry Awards. You can view the full list of finalists here. Finalist interviews are currently being arranged for the final round of judging. The ‘big night’ to celebrate our finalists is the New Zealand Building Industry Awards Ceremony & Gala Dinner on 30 October. Tickets for this event are on sale now.

NZIOB Members booking events online – easy!

Posted on Friday 28 August, 2020

As reported in an earlier issue of News from the Source, the NZIOB National Office has been busy working with our IT developer to build a new event registration system onto our existing website and membership portal platform. We are delighted to announce that the system is now live. Instead of being directed to an external third-party website to register for an NZIOB event, members log in to the member portal, and the rest is easy.

22M view TED Talk presenter at Built to Last

Posted on Friday 28 August, 2020

The first of our Built to Last speaker profiles is on Shawn Achor, New York Times bestselling author and Founder of GoodThinkInc. Throughout his career, Shawn has used research and case studies to show practical ways in which individuals and teams can enhance the ecosystem of potential via the maxim: expand power out, defend the system against the negative, and sustain the gains.