Past events

29 Aug 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Gain insights on how you can use your savvy business skills in the upcoming workshop led by Trish Butera, International Trainer and Mentor from The Global Assistant Online, taking place in Wellington on Tuesday 29 August.  In just 90 minutes of guided instruction, you’ll learn the secrets that helped our speaker transition from administrative duties to a successful entrepreneur.  Trish will help you identify your entrepreneurial strengths for personal or professional success.

1 Aug 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
AREA Events, Boulcott Suites

Note - Due to the Football Ferns playing Philippines as part of the FIFA World Cup at Sky Stadium on our usual meeting night we have moved this event out a week.

Want to find out more about the role Greater Wellington Regional Council plays in our region? 

Interested in finding about Predator Free Wellington?  Got some questions about public transport?  What role does the council play in food protection?

27 Jun 2023 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
The Loft, Harbourside Function Centre

Join us for an evening of fun and a battle of wits! 

Dinner will be provided, drinks will be at your cost.  Come along from 5.30pm, we will aim to start our quiz around 6.00pm, dinner around 6.40pm and finish up the evening around 8pm.

Teams will be allocated on arrival.  We hope you can join us!

30 May 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
AREA Events, Boulcott Suites

Ever spent way too long crafting the perfect email, only to have it ignored? Are you writing to busy readers who need to get the key information quickly and easily? We can help!

In this session, you’ll learn how to write professional, on-brand emails that reflect well on you and your workplace. You’ll understand the benefits of:

2 May 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Rydges Wellington

Hi everyone,

Join PACE for a fun night of networking, a famil of Rydges after the upgrade, followed by a presentation from our PACE member Lea White on how to use PowerQuery to streamline and automate reporting

PowerQuery is already available in Excel (so it isn't a different app).  Many of us end up doing some level of reporting.  It could be analysing survery data or having to create a basic finance or sales report, or even something like needing to summarise things like timesheet information.

28 Mar 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Join PACE for an informal catch-up over drinks and nibbles at Atura, 24 Hawkestone Street.  There will be no speaker this month, just an opportunity to connect with each other and see this hotel. Atura is part of EVT who will be supporting PACE with a few events this year.

28 Feb 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
AREA Events

Join us at Area Events with for drinks and nibbles for a presentation from Chris Macintosh, Managing Director, Priority Management NZ.

“Too much to do and not enough time in which to do it?”

31 Jan 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
The Loft, Harbourside Function Centre

Happy New Year!

Join us to welcome in 2023 - come along to catchup with your PACE colleagues, share your holiday stories and perhaps some ideas to combat the back-to-work blues!  We've got a fun evening planned to ease you back into the year and get to know your fellow PACE members.

We hope you can come along!

8 Dec 2022 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

This year PACE is celebrating 30 years and you are invited to attend a Christmas dinner to mark the occasion.

Join us at Dockside on Thursday 8 December 2022 from 5.30pm for drinks, canapes and dinner.

The cost to members is $30, with the rest funded by PACE.

Please RSVP by Wednesday 16 November and make payment by Friday 18 November.

Payment can be made to 02-0585-0069125-00 - please use your full name as the reference.

29 Nov 2022 - 8:30am to 6:00pm

PACE has been offered 20% off the Corporate PA Summit, which is being held at the Cordis Hotel in Auckland on 29 November.  Details as follows:

ThinkTank Corporate PA Summits are dedicated to inspiring and empowering EAs, PAs and admin assistants to achieve their full potential and be the best that they can be. They are designed to accelerate performance by meeting with, networking and learning from the best in the business.