Celebrating economic development professionals
EDNZ is now calling for nominations for the 2019 Annual Best Practice Awards. Below you will find the various categories that will be recognised in 2019.
- Collaboration with Iwi, business and community
- Inward investment
- Primary research
- Integrated planning
- Inclusive growth
Distinguished Service Award
This Award is EDNZ’s premier individual award and recognises the contribution of individuals to:
· the image and practice of economic development
· research that has advanced the theory or practice of economic development in NZ
· the advance of EDANZ national or international recognition of the economic development profession within NZ
Honorary Life Membership Award
The panel has the opportunity to recognise the long and dedicated service of a practitioner who is retiring.
The winner will have rendered conspicuous service to the profession. Which includes involvement with EDNZ and its forerunner, contributions to economic development education, promotion of the profession to the wider community, representation of the profession in Government, non-Government, and community bodies or forums and the list goes on.
The Awards will be presented by the Hon Fletcher Tabuteau, during the course of the Gala Awards Dinner on the night of the 1 November 2019 at the Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre.