Around the branches

Blog: Around the branches

Chartered Member profile - Megan McPherson

18 June 2019

Megan McPherson recently became a Chartered Member of the IoD and has shares her experiences and advice for anyone considering taking the next step to becoming a Chartered Member in our recent question and answer article.  

Sustainability – a critical topic for Directors

09 May 2019

On Tuesday 7 May the University of Canterbury hosted a talk by their Professor Michaela Balzarova, followed by a panel discussion including Rhys Boswell, Strategy and Sustainability Manager at Christchurch International Airport and Oliver Hunt founder of Medsalv.

Evening function with Steven Newman

10 December 2018

Held on Cyber Monday (26 November), Canterbury members and their guests prioritised good governance over shopping to hear Steven Newman, CEO and board member of NZX listed EROAD, as part of the Institute’s current What Matters in Governance theme: “A World of Data”.

A foray into the Dark Web - The Motivation of Hackers

22 November 2018

Members of the IoD Canterbury branch were taken into the hidden world of the Dark Web by Peter Bailey of Aura Information Security.  Peter is a respected thought leader in the cyber security industry and is regularly called upon by media and Government to provide both comment and advice on cybersecurity and the risks/threats presented to any company operating with information that is of value to them and others.