IT Professionals New Zealand | Te Pou Hangarau Ngaio

Navigating Immigration Challenges-Hiring the skills you need to grow!

24 August 2017: 5:45 pm - 7:15 pm

Imagitech theatre
Ara City Campus
Madras Street

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The 2017 NZ Tech Manifesto says "While high immigration poses infrastructure and other challenges for New Zealand, ensuring the right people with the right skills can come here is essential for the future of our industry."

What is the situation if you need IT staff now and cannot find them locally? In this session Craig Walsh will discuss immigration visa options for employers and ways in which Immigration NZ can assist employers in the Tech sector.

After the meeting you will have the chance to network with Craig and other peers from the IT industry over some drinks and nibbles.

About The Speaker

Craig Walsh works for Immigration NZ as a Relationship Manager, based in Dunedin. He works with various agencies, (including EDA's, Chambers' of Commerce, EMA) recruiters and employers throughout the South Island

His role involves assisting employers with their skill shortages and helping to connect them with skilled migrants. He also helps employers to understand visa policy and process and the different options for recruiting migrants.

He has many years of experience working for Immigration New Zealand and was previously employed as a Branch Manager with Immigration NZ.

Registration Details:

You can register for this event via Credit Card online now by using the link below, or alternatively call 0800 252 255 with your Credit Card details.

IITP Corporate Partners and approved organisations can opt to pay by invoice by calling 0800 252 255 or emailing attendee and business details through to Credit criteria and other conditions apply.

Please note that this session may be video or audio recorded for viewing by other members at a later date. As it is possible that audience members may be incidentally recorded, please let us know if you specifically want to be excluded and we will ensure you are not shown.

Attendance Cost

All ITP Financial MembersFREE
Staff of Corporate Partners (20% Discount)$17.39 + GST / $20.00 incl GST
Non-Members$21.74 + GST / $25.00 incl GST

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