May 10, 2021

Maori News & Indigenous Views

Leading Maori Businesspeople Front Economic Sustainability Forum

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Leading Maori entrepreneurs and business people feature at a three-day economic sustainability forum next week in Henderson as part of Aucklands regional Matariki Festival.

Nga Korero Tataki takes place at the Waitakere City Council Chambers from 12-14 July and organisers hope to stimulate debate about sustainable Maori economic development discussing areas of entrepreneurship, successful Maori business and treaty settlements and the role they play in the new economy.

12 July
Nga Tangata Whairawa – Entrepreneurship
Accelerating Maori creative development
MC Annabelle Lee-Harris
Speakers: Ata Te Kanawa, Duane Wichman-Evans, David Kite, Ella Henry

13 July
Nga Mana Pakihi Maori – Successful Maori Businesses
Creating generational wealth
MC Dale Husband
Speakers: Ropata Taylor, Hemi Rau, Aroha Campbell, Matene Love

14 July
Ki tua o te Karauna – Moving beyond the Crown
Treaty settlements. Are they the beginning to a new economy?
MC Annette Sykes
Speakers: June McCabe, Tahu Potiki, Aroha Mead, Te Warena Taua

Contact: Mei Hill
Phone: 836 8000 extn: 8507
Phone: 021 037 9499
Email: [email protected]

Nga Korero Tataki is at Waitakere City Council Chambers, Henderson from 12-14 July from 7pm each night as part of Matariki Festival 10. Entry is by koha and each night will also feature entertainment. For more information visit

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