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Opening from the Chair: Peter Moses, Barrister
Keynote Address: Hon Iain Lees-Galloway, Minister of Immigration.
Immigration Policy update
An update on MBIE’s views on current issues in immigration policy and the policy work programme.
Siân Roguski, Manager, Immigration Policy, INZ
Pooja Sundar, Solicitor; Garrett Wong, Senior Solicitor, Ryken & Associates
Partnership based applications
Visa Services 2020 Change Programme
An update on the Visa Services Change Programme.
Sarah Thompson, Director Change, Visa Services, INZ
Bridget Smith, Partner, SBM Legal and Nick Mason, Associate, Pitt & Moore
Risk and Assurance
An update on the Risk & Verification network and striking the balance.
Geoff Scott, Assistant General Manager, Visa Services
What’s happening in the Courts – Immigration Case Law Update
An overview of the most recent cases in immigration law, and how these developments may be relevant to practitioners and their clients.
Richard Mcleod, Mcleod & Associates
Approval in Principle, Accreditation, Employer Applications
Mike McMellon, Partner and Elly Fleming, Solicitor, Pitt & Moore
Prof Francis Collins, University of Waikato
IACDT Jurisprudence – a New Age?
Late in 2018 a new Chair was appointed to the Tribunal hearing complaints against licensed immigration advisers. After 8 years of disciplinary jurisprudence, what new perspectives will a fresh pair of eyes bring? Recent decisions will be examined in light of how the field has developed thus far. This session will be relevant and timely both for advisers and for those who represent them.
Simon Laurent, Principal, Laurent Law
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