Past events

25 Sep 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
WETA workshop

Welcomed by Ri Streeter (EA to Richard Taylor) and Raashi Sheehan (EA to GM David Wilks) to a private event in the Weta Workshop Experience tour space.  

Guests will have an opportunity to get up close to the artistry behind 20 years of creativity and practical effects. Hear first-hand tales of filmmaking, and learn how Weta Workshop helps make imaginary worlds a reality!

Art of Fake Blood-making Workshop:

28 Aug 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm


21 Aug 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
DoubleTree by Hilton

The new DoubleTree by Hilton Wellington. Ideally located in the heart of Wellington’s central business district, this stylish hotel is just a stone’s throw away from the Wellington cable car and we are nearby attractions such as Te Papa Museum, Wellington Waterfront and New Zealand's Parliament House. Also just 20 minutes’ drive from the airport and 15 minutes’ drive from the golf course.

31 Jul 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Logan Brown
26 Jun 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Madison Recruitment will be hosting our next meeting on Tuesday 26 June. 

Come along for an evening of networking with other members and to hear an update from Madison on:

- The current EA market  - what is happening in Wellington and nationally.

- Skill gaps - why there is currently difficulty in filling some roles, where are the skill gaps.

- Attracting the right candidate for your vacancy (across the varying levels of EA positions).

- An overview of Madison's latest survey report which has just been released.

29 May 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Do you ever worry that any second the talent police will show up and discover you fluked your way to your achievements? Despite recognition from others that you're kicking butt at life, do you still feel like you don't know what you're doing? Do you work yourself into the ground just so you won’t be perceived as incompetent?

You're not alone! Loads of people feel like this; we just don't talk about it much. But it's very common and it even has a name: The Impostor Syndrome.

By the end of this workshop you will:

2 May 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Two years ago we had a very successful meeting where we shared tips and tools we use to make our working lives easier.  There were some excellent hints & tips shared– see the link here:      

With technology ever changing, new working methods being introduced, and with our increased membership, we thought it would be great to do this again. The event is a round table discussion which is a great way to meet new members and network while ideas are exchanged.

27 Mar 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Aurora Conference Centre

At our meeting on 27 March Nadine Kilmister, Director, Office of the Chief Executive at the Ministry of Social Development will be joining us to talk about the profile and perception of the EA to CE role and the positioning and future proofing of the Executive Assistant. 

27 Feb 2018 - 5:30pm
James Cook Hotel

Did you know that ‘Sitting Syndrome’ is predicted to pass obesity as our number one killer in the next five years?

Evidence suggests that prolonged sitting is common in workplaces and is being recognised as an important health issue that needs attention.

It is important to know what to do to counter the negative effects of ‘Sitting Syndrome’ that is so prevalent in this digital age.