23 November 2017

Auckland NZAMI Seminar Friday, 01st December 2017

Date: 01 December 2017 Start: 1.15 pm
Venue: Eden Park, Level 4 Lounge, South Stand, Mt Eden, Auckland. Entry at Gate G

For the final seminar of the year we will be doing something very different.

We will have Nigel Bickle, Chief Executive INZ patching in from Sydney to talk to us, along with Peter Elms, Director of Operations, in person.  Both will be giving perspectives on the year that’s been and what lies ahead.

This will be followed by an extended networking opportunity with a large group of senior INZ staff as follows:

Peter Elms – Director of Operations, Visa Services

Jeannie Melville - Assistant General Manager

Janine Parsons – Area Manager, Manukau Area Office and NADO

Neeraj Nagpal – Operations Manager, Manukau Area Office

Marion Nieuwland – Operations Manager, Manukau Area Office

Linda Yuan – Immigration Manager SMC, Manukau Area Office,

Juliet Bruce – Immigration Manager s61, Manukau Area Office

Sailesh Chand – Immigration Manager Family Residence, Manukau Area Office

Christine McGaughey – Area Manager, Henderson Area Office and Hamilton Area Office

Jade Reid – Relationship Manager

Emma McFarland – Immigration Manager Family Residence, Henderson Area Office

Paul Arram – Immigration Manager SMC, Henderson Area Office

Fleur Gray – Technical Adviser Temporary Entry, Henderson Area Office

Dave Lemalie– Technical Adviser Temporary Entry, Henderson Area Office

Amanda Wang – Technical Adviser SMC, Henderson Area Office

Sherine Wilson – Operations Manager (Acting), Henderson Area Office 

These staff will be paired  and LIAs/Lawyers will have an opportunity to meet all of them.

And to top off the agenda, Elly Fleming, Solicitor with Pitt & Moore Lawyers & Notary Public in Nelson  (

Elly be presenting to us on “Reciprocity with Australia – our not so fair friends”.   Elly brought to New Zealand over 12 years experience in the Australian immigration industry.  With Jacinda Ardern’s recent statements at ensuring fairness between the two countries, this topic is timely.

Closing date for registration and ordering DVD Pack is 29 November 2017

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Upcoming NZAMI CPD and Events 2017

This calendar is still subject to change and times for the Webinars are still to be advised.

WORKSHOPS - due to the format of all Workshops, there is a strict number of attendees for each Workshop and bookings will be closed early.  As soon as registration is open, an email will be sent and it will be on a first come first served basis (NZAMI members will be offered places early).  Please also note due to confidentiality, Workshops will not be recorded.

WEBINARS - everyone who registers to attend a Webinar will also receive a link to access the recording at no extra cost!





Webinar - Global Impact Visa - Webcast recording now available from 'CPD Recordings Available' on NZAMI website

CPD Recording now available


Seminar - MP4 recording now available from 'CPD Recordings Available' on NZAMI website

CPD Recording now available


Seminar - MP4 recording now available from 'CPD Recordings Available' on NZAMI website

CPD Recording now available


NZAMI Annual Conference - MP4 recording will soon be available from 'CPD Recordings Available' on NZAMI website

Eden Park, Auckland


Webinar - Webinar on Essential Skills & SMC Policy Changes

CPD Recording now available


Seminar - agenda to be advised  

Ellerslie Event Centre, Auckland


Seminar - agenda to be advised     



Seminar - agenda to be advised 

Eden Park, Auckland


Seminar - agenda to be advised 



As a guide only, Seminars provide you with 4 hours CPD, Webinars 1 1/2 hours CPD and Workshops 4-6 hours CPD.

This guide can change dependent upon length of event.


NZAMI Cancellation Policy

The NZAMI retains the right to cancel any event, CPD or Conference.  If an event is cancelled the Association will immediately inform registered participants and issue either a refund or credit note.


NZAMI Refund Policy

Due to the NZAMI CPD capacity restrictions, unfulfilled registrations take up valuable places in NZAMI CPD events.

Reimbursement or the issuance of credit notes for those who fail to attend is entirely at the discretion of the NZAMI and will only be considered under compelling circumstances.