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Smart Talk Future Thinking series launched

Professor Paul Spoonley, Pro Vice-Chancellor in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Massey University launched SmartGrowth's speaker series on Tuesday 7 February with his presentation A Changing Demography, Changing Challenges. 


Watch a short interview with Professor Spoonley covering a few of the main points from his address here

Professor Spoonley's PowerPoint presentation is available here

Thanks Priority 1 and the Tauranga Chamber of Commerce for your support in promoting this event.

Building our futures together

SmartGrowth focuses on developing good relationships, building trust and advancing a new way of working together as the key to creating a well planned and integrated community across the sub-region.

The forum groups are integral to informing SmartGrowth governance of the issues and concerns at the grassroots of our communityThese forums represent the diverse communities that make the western Bay of Plenty a great place to live, learn, work and play.

Click on the links below to learn more.

Contact the SmartGrowth office for more information on the forums 

Phone: 07 579 0027



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