Past events

27 Feb 2024 - 5:30pm

Please join us for the first event of 2024 to be held at Generator, located at 30 Waring Taylor Street.

Great opportunity for networking, to hear from Generator about their services and hear from the management team on the member survey and plans for 2024. 

Look forward to seeing you.

PACE Management Team 

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28 Nov 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Sofitel Wellington - Lady Norwood Room

Please join us for the PACE end of year Christmas dinner 

Meet in the Lady Norwood room at 5.30 for a glass of bubbles followed by a buffet dinner at 6 pm 

Everyone present will go into the draw to win a night's accommodation in the Prestige Suite, including breakfast for two and club lounge access valued at $1,368.00

The cost to members is $40 with the remainder funded by PACE

Payments to be made to:

02-0585-0069125-00 by Tuesday 14 November 


7 Nov 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of PACE Incorporated will be held at Tākina, 50 Cable St, Wellington on Tuesday 7 November 2023, 5.30 – 7.00pm

Meeting business will be to receive and consider the Annual Accounts, the Annual Report, the Election of Officers and any other business of which notice is given.

26 Sep 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Join us this month where Madison will present the results of the recent survey, including salary information and provide some commentary on these results, as well as comprehensive insights about our employment market and industry.

Our thanks to Madison for conducting the survey, and hosting us for this meeting.

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.