2021 Te ORA Hui ā-Tau

Due to COVID-19, the board has decided to go with a series of virtual sessions and one day of in-person events on 27th November (pending COVID-19 alert levels). This year we will be hosting a series of interactive sessions, our AGM and the Te ORA Awards Dinner between September and December 2021. This will be a combination of online sessions and in-person events. 



Hui ā-Tau Session 1 - RNZCGP
THURSDAY 23 SEPTEMBER | 7:30PM - 9:00PM | Virtual 
Topic: COVID in primary care
Facilitator: Dr Rawiri Jansen
Speakers: Dr Lily Fraser & Dr Maia Melbourne-Wilcox

Hui ā-Tau Session 2 - NZCPHM 
WEDNESDAY 20 OCTOBER | 7:30PM - 9:00PM | Virtual    
Topic: Cancer Prevention
Facilitator: Professor Papaarangi Ried 
Speakers:  Professor Sue Crengle & Dr Bev Lawton

Hui ā-Tau Session 3 - RACS
THURSDAY 11 NOVEMBER | 7:30PM - 9:00PM  | Virtual
Topic: Supporting Māori surgeons
Facilitator: Dr Rachelle Love
Speakers: Dr John Mutu-Grigg & Dr Lincoln Nichols 

Annual General Meeting (AGM)

SATURDAY 27 NOVEMBER | 10:00AM - 12:00PM | Virtual
The AGM will be delivered virtually due to COVID. 

Hui ā-Tau Session 4 - Māori Health Authority Panel
SATURDAY 27 NOVEMBER | 1:00PM - 3:00PM | Virtual
Hui ā-Tau Session 4 will be delivered virtually due to COVID.
Topic: Māori Health Authority Panel
Co-Facilitators: Dr Matire Harwood
Panel: Sir Ta Mason Durie, Dr Sue Crengle, Dr Curtis Walker & Te Oranga (Courtney Sullivan & Awhina Meikle)

Te ORA Awards Dinner sponsored by MAS
SATURDAY 26 MARCH 2022 | 6:15PM ONWARDS | In-person 
The Te ORA Awards Dinner has been postponed to Saturday, 26 March 2021 which will include an optional lunch and afternoon session, details to come. 
In-person at Te Papa Tongarewa. Please note at COVID alert level 2 or above will be postponed.

Hui ā-Tau Session 5 - RACP & Te Oranga 
THURSDAY 9 DECEMBER | 7:30PM - 9:00PM | Virtual  
Facilitator: Dr Curtis Walker
Speakers: Dr Jade Tamatea & Dr George Laking

* Please note programme subject to change to accommodate speakers.


Download the ACE Event App


Download the ACE Event App to your smart phone, tablet or computer via Apple or Google Play stores for FREE.

To get the best virtual experience,

We recommend the web browser version on your computer to watch as well as downloading the app to your mobile to ask questions. This gives you the opportunity to relax on the couch, stream on a laptop or TV and still actively participate!

You’ve already downloaded the app for a previous Auaha event? Simply log back in, join Te ORA Hui ā-Tau from the current events. If you have not registered for the session, you will not have access.

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Watch NOW on your web browser on your computer, using your email you used to register open in web browser

Log into the app

  • Use your registration email that you used to register to log in
  • Create a password for yourself
  • Update your profile (information & profile photo)
  • Accept the Terms of Service.

Join the event 

  • Swipe upcoming events to find Te ORA Hui ā-Tau
  • Click on the event to join the Te ORA Hui ā-Tau
  •  If you have not registered for the session, you will not have access.

Customise your profile

Your profile is your digital business card, that can be exchanged with others.

Along the bottom click on ‘Me’ and you can add as much detail as you like. This is helpful for other attendees to make connections with you.

Start connecting!

You are set to go! The full programme and speakers are inside the app.

Please turn on the ACE Event App notifications so you don’t miss any key updates. 

The sessions will be streamed on the Main Stage inside the app. Virtual doors will open inside the Main Stage at 7:15pm. 

Need help with the App? Head to the FAQs.


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