RMLA Salmon Lecture 2017: Reinventing Paradise

RMLA is pleased to present the Salmon Lecture 2017:

Reinventing Paradise  – From rules to reason, from economy to ecosystem. Acclaimed business journalist Rod Oram explores the two crucial, related revolutions we need in our natural resource relationships. During a one-hour presentation Mr Oram will leverage existing environmental thresholds and baselines to present a scenario where New Zealand’s public and private sectors equitably service both the environment and our future needs, to present a co-existence scenario in which both humans and biodiversity thrive.

DATE: July 27, 2017 @ The Wellington Club


  • Registration and networking drinks 5:30 – 6:00
  • Presentation 6:00 – 7:15
  • Q&A 7:15 – 7:30

COST: Members: $30; Non-members: $45

CPD:   1 hour

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About the speaker – Rod Oram

Rod Oram - Presenter of RMLA's Salmon Lecture 2017

Rod Oram has 40 years’ experience as an international business journalist. He has worked for various publications in Europe and North America, including the Financial Times of London.

He is currently a columnist for the Sunday Star-Times; a regular broadcaster on radio and television; and a frequent public speaker on business, economics, innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship, in both NZ and global contexts.

Penguin published in 2007 his book on the New Zealand economy, Reinventing Paradise.

RMLA would like to thank this year’s Salmon Lecture sponsor, Kensington Swan.

When: 27 July 2017

Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Where: Wellington Club

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