Around the branches

Blog: Around the branches

Canterbury AGM with Andy Coupe

27 March 2017

Canterbury Branch

Being a director is no easy task and the responsibilities are considerable, even at the best of times.  The measure of a director comes when times get tough.  At the local branch AGM on Monday 20 March, we were able to get the measure of Andy Coupe, the chair of “MOM candidate” Solid Energy.

March lunch with sponsor Aura

22 March 2017

Canterbury Branch

“I get hired by companies to hack into their systems and break into their physical facilities to find security holes. Our success rate is 100%; we’ve always found a hole.”

-Kevin Mitnick-

Canterbury Branch Chairman's report - February 2017

27 January 2017

 Canterbury Branch

“Democracy is the worst form of government, except for all the others.”

This statement by Leader of the opposition at the time Winston Churchill went on the House of Commons record on 11 November 1947 – a dark time of austerity in England almost seven decades ago. His radical views – including getting closer to a ‘united Europe’ – had not been welcomed by voters in the 1945 election.

Nelson Marlborough Aspiring Director Award announced

01 December 2016

Nelson Marlborough Branch

A New Zealand Trade and Enterprise Customer manager responsible for supporting business at the top of the South Island grow, is the 2016 Institute of Directors (IoD) Nelson Marlborough Branch Aspiring Director Award winner.