NZ Property Investors' Federations Inc

AGM & Conference 2019 Itinerary

"The Changing Face of Property Investment"

Novotel Rotorua Lakeside, Tutanekai Street, Rotorua


Friday October 18th 2019
10.30am – 5.00pm Registration Desks & Help Desk Open Pre Function Area outside Conference Centre

Please visit to pick up registration bags & lanyards

Lanyards to be worn at all functions please

11.00am – 5.00pm Sponsors Area Open Rutherford Room, Novotel Rotorua Lakeside


2.00 pm – 4.30pm NZPIF AGM Batten Room 2
6.00pm Dinner own arrangements  
7.00pm – 10.00pm

Welcome Function- Rotovegas Casino Royale 

Official Opening by Steve Chadwick, Rotorua Mayor & Matariki Cultural Performers.

Casino night with prizes

Matariki Room, Novotel Hotel

Dress Smart Casual/Cocktail

Saturday October 19th 2019
8am – 8.45am Registration desks open Pre Function/ Sponsors Area
8.30am – 8.50am MC: Jan-Maree Franicevic Batten Room 1 and 2
8.50am – 9.00am Sharon Cullwick: NZPIF President's Opening Address  
9.00am – 9.50am Andrew King - Executive Officer of NZPIF Batten Room 1 and 2


10.00 -10.30

Morning tea sponsor - Cheal Engineers

Morning tea - Rutherford Room/Sponsors' area

Rutherford Room/ Sponsors Area
10.30am – 11.30am Tony Alexander - Independent Economist Batten Room 1 and 2
11.30am – 12.30pm Claire Russell: Stress management in difficult situations. "Developing resilience in difficult property interactions"  


12.40pm – 1.30pm

Sponsor presentation-myRent


Rutherford Room/ Sponsors Area
1.30pm – 2.30pm Claire RussellEffective communication in the changing landlord/tenant environment  
2.30pm – 3.15pm

Breakout Session 1. David Windler- Reducing interest costs

Breakout Session 2. The Property Crowd- Crowd funding your next property

Breakout session 3. Nick Gentle- Investor Story

Breakout Session 4. Mark Withers - Understanding Ring fencing, Brightline Test and

                                                          Main home exemptions

3.15pm – 3.35pm Afternoon tea-Bayleys Rutherford Room/ Sponsors Area
3.35pm – 4.25pm Breakout sessions repeated  
6.00pm – 6.45pm Pre Dinner Drinks Rutherford Room/ Sponsors Area
7.00pm – 9pm

Conference dinner & Award presentations

Batten Room 1 and 2

"Masquerade Ball" - dance the night awaywith entertainment -"Count Me In" 

Come along with all your sparkle. BYO mask or pick one up at reception for a small donation

 Dress- Smart casual/Evening
Sunday October 20th 2019

8.50 -9.00am

MC: Jan-Maree Franicevic Batten Room 1 and 2
9.00am– 10.00am Mark Withers: Succession Planning  

10.00am –  10.10am

10.10am - 10.30am

Morning Tea sponsor -Tiny House Builders

Morning tea

Rutherford Room/ Sponsors Area
10.30am – 11.30am Tom Panos Batten Room 1 and 2
11.30am – 12.15am Tenancy Services- Jennifer Sykes  

12.15pm – 12.20pm


Lunch sponsor-myRent


Rutherford Room/Sponsors Area
1.20 – 2.20pm Tom Panos Batten Room 1 and 2
2.20 – 2.50pm Sponsors' prize draw. Please be there to win a prize  
2.50 – 3.00pm

Sharon Cullwick: Conference closing


3pm Afternoon tea-Shower Dome