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Finance for co-operatives
Monday, June 8 NZICA/CAANZ offices, Wellington
Cooperative Business NZ is proud to offer members this value-packed programme, tailor-made for co-operative directors, executives and members.
Covering key financial aspects of the co-operative business model, this interactive course builds on the programme we’ve created with our professional development partner, the Institute of Directors.
|9.30am||Bruce McLachlan CO-OPERATIVE BANK||Accounting from a Co-operative Bank perspective|
|11.30||Kim Wallace WESTLAND MILK PRODUCTS||A CFO’s perspective – from farm to fork|
|1.45||Hayley Moynihan RABOBANK||Co-operative capitalisation|
Offered to members for just $400 + GST, bookings are limited so confirm now to secure your place!
Co-operatives are a growing topic of interest in academia and at the University of Auckland’s Business School – and you could be invited to participate in a ground-breaking study.
Dr Lisa Callagher and Dr Frank Siedlok, […]
For your diary
|June 8||Finance for co-operatives||Wellington|
|July 4||UN International Day of Co-operatives||Global|
|August 5||AGM and Awards Event||Christchurch|
|September*||Leading Co-operative Essentials||North Island*|
|November*||Leading Co-operative Essentials||South Island*|
|November 10-13||ICA Global Conference and General Assembly||Antalya, Turkey|
|March 2016*||Leading Co-operative Essentials||North Island*|
|April 2016*||Leading Co-operative Essentials||South Island*|
|October 11-13, 2016||ICA International Summit of Co-operatives||Quebec, Canada|
|* dates and venues to be confirmed|
Kiwi co-ops attract international attention
Co-operatives have always played their part in building New Zealand’s “rock star” economy, including the quarrymen from Rodney Co-operative Lime.
Established in 1930, the co-op is located on a 22-hectare site near Warkworth – 64 kms […]