Speaker Date Topic
Svetlana Young Sep 28, 2021
New Members Talk
Maria Pedavoli Oct 05, 2021
Generational Differences

Maria Pedavoli is a Distinguished Toastmaster (10 years +) as well as an Educator, Careers Advisor and Vocational Education specialist living in Sydney Australia. Her area of expertise is in Generational Differences in the workplace and developing strategies for engagement between differing generations for a more harmonious and productive workplace. She has a Bachelor's degree in Education and Master’s degree in Education with a specialisation in Career Development and is currently undertaking further graduate study in Workforce Transformation. 

BRICK SHOW Oct 08, 2021
8 - 10 OCTOBER ALL HANDS ON DECK
Dr Jemma Geoghegan Oct 12, 2021
Tracking the covid 19 virus in NZ using the science of genomics

Jemma Louise Geoghegan is a Scottish-born evolutionary virologist, based in New Zealand, who specialises in researching emerging infectious diseases and the use of metagenomics to trace the evolution of viruses. As a leader in several government-funded research projects, Geoghegan became the public face of genomic sequencing during New Zealand's response to COVID-19. Her research has contributed to the discussion about the likely cause of coronavirus and the challenges around predicting pandemics. She was a recipient of the Young Tall Poppy Award in 2017 and the Rutherford Discovery Fellowship in 2020. Geoghegan is a lecturer at Otago University (New Zealand).

AGM Nov 09, 2021
Dunedin Central
Andrew Meek Memorial Auction Nov 23, 2021
2021
CHRISTMAS PARTY Dec 14, 2021
Dunedin Central
President-Elect Function Jan 25, 2022
Dunedin Central