Symposium 2022

Wednesday 2 March

Research excellence for healthy tamariki

Programme

He waka eke noa Better Together 2022

Wednesday 2 March, 2022 | 8:30am – 3:30pm

Wharewaka o Pōneke Function Centre, Level 1, 2 Taranaki St, Wellington, 6011

8:30am

Registration

Arrival, registrations, and refreshments

9:15am

Karakia

9:30am

Opening address

Guest speaker

9:50am

Introduction

A Better Start Challenge Director, Professor Wayne Cutfield

10:00am

Keynote Speaker

Dr Robyn Mildon

10:40am

A Better Start Strategic Project presentations, followed by Q&A: 

A Better Start Strategic Project presentations, followed by Q&A: 

  • Moemoeā
  • HABITs

11:20am

Refreshments

 

11:50am

A Better Start Strategic Project presentations, followed by Q&A: 

  • Word Learning
  • Big Data & Lifecourse
  • Raranga, raranga taku takapau: hapū ora for tamariki
  • Pasifika Project

1:00pm

Lunch

1:45pm

Better Start Cure Kids Contestable Joint Funding project presentations.

Chaired by Cure Kids CEO Frances Benge

2:15pm

Afternoon refreshments

2:30pm

Panel discussion

 Topic: Implementing child wellbeing initiatives – what is important to stakeholders?

(Chaired by Board chair Dr Pat Tuohy)

3:15pm

Update on A Better Start 2022-2024 funding

3:30pm

Closing

Symposium officially concludes at 3:45pm

Location
Wharewaka o Pōneke Function Centre, Level 1, 2 Taranaki St, Wellington, 6011

Wednesday, 2 March | 8:30am – 3:45pm

Wharewaka o Pōneke Function Centre, Level 1, 2 Taranaki St, Wellington, 6011