Conference 2017-06-29T03:33:48+00:00

The 2017 conference committee welcome you to join this ‘Shaken not Stirred’ Wellington 2 day event.

We have an exciting line up of speakers and sessions matching a unique mix of networking social functions that showcase some exquisite food, beverage and entertainment – you will not be disappointed.

Located in the heart of Wellington, Te Papa will be our venue for all conference sessions.


Programme and Speakers

Click here to view the programme.

Member Early Bird Registered before 1 July $775 incl GST
Member Standard Registered 1 July or later $850 incl GST
YIP Member Young Insurance Professional $600 incl GST

Registration includes: attendance at all conference business sessions, daily catering, attendance at all social functions (Welcome Function, Presidents Shout, Conference Dinner and Long Lunch), conference app.

* Additional social function tickets can be arranged via email to (must be purchased prior to 1 September 2017)

Not a member of NZILA – no problem
Select ‘New Member’ when registering and this will include a one year subscription to NZILA (1 July 2017 – 30 June 2018)

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We have negotiated two special options for our conference attendees.

Accommodation booking is the responsibility of the attendee.

InterContinental Wellington, 2 Grey Street
$289 per night (King Standard room), $439 per night (King Club InterContinental room).
Click here to book (special rate is set within this link)

SOLD OUT QT Museum Wellington, 90 Cable Street (across the road from Te Papa)
$219 per night including in room wifi.
Click here to book, and use code YOUNGPROF when booking

*Accommodation rooms are limited and rates are subject to availability

Committee and Contacts


Jonathan Scragg, Duncan Cotterill
Myles Noble, Crombie Lockwood


Richard Flinn, DAC Beachcroft
Jane Forrest, Darroch Forrest
John Archer, NZI
Leon Briggs, Cunningham Lindsey
Paul Michalik, Paul Michalik Law

Event Manager:

Nicky Remkes
Ph: 021477763

General Information

Dresscode: Business attire or smart casual during the sessions, welcome function and the long lunch.  We encourage formal dress for the dinner.

Parking: Plenty of parking is available at cost underneath Te Papa and in surrounding open car parks.

Transport: All venues and accommodation are within walking distance to Te Papa.  Attendees are to make their own arrangements from the airport.

Cancellation policy
Should you need to cancel your registration, you may reassign your registration to another person. Please email: If you are unable to arrange a replacement, a full refund less an administration fee of $150 will be made providing notification is received by 1 August. After this date refunds will be at the discretion of NZILA and processed after the conference.