[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]We are pleased to announce that we will be accepting registrations for the 2017 Peter Jowett and Industry Awards event. It is time to book your seats and look forward to quality presentations and the awards event recognising excellence in the Convenience Industry.

Be sure to come to the afternoon session with our young leaders in the industry all presenting on the same topic to have a shot at winning the trip to the NACS Show in Chicago this October.

Entries are coming in and all participants are working hard in the hopes of becoming one of the five finalists to present at the Peter Jowett Scholarship afternoon.

Remember - we rely on members in attendance to cast their vote for the winning presentations.

Peter Jowett Scholarship & Industry Awards Event 2017

When: Thursday 10th August 2017

Where: Ballroom at CROWNE PLAZA AUCKLAND, 128 Albert Street, Auckland 1010

What: We will have Peter Glass Head of Sales Imperial Tobacco and NZACS Vice Chairman as the MC for the afternoon event and Geoff Bryan long standing sports broadcaster as the MC for the evening event.

Seat Costs: $185 plus GST per person or $1400 plus GST for a table of 8.

Dress Code: Business attire.


16:00 - Conference delegates arrive for 4pm sharp start. Please be seated by 4pm

16:00 - 16:15 - Welcome and AGM – Dave Hooker, NZACS Chairman

16:15 – 18:00 - Peter Jowett presentations commence. Voting for best retailer and best supplier presentation will commence after last presentation. Please arrive for the start of the presentations. You may only vote for the presentations you attended. There is one vote per member company.

18:00 – 18:15 - Voting time/ Break / Free time.

18:15 – 19:00 - Pre-dinner drinks and networking opportunity.

19:00 – 19:45 - Entrée and mains served.

19:45 – 20:30 - Presentation of Peter Jowett Winners and Presentation of Industry Awards.

20:30 – 20:45 - Dessert / Break.

20:45 – 21:30 - Entertainment – Mike Allsop, Airline pilot, Everest mountaineer, adventurer and extreme marathon competitor Mike Allsop is an ordinary family man proving that anybody can accomplish extraordinary things.

22:00 - Evening closes.


Crowne Plaza Albert Street have offered NZACS members a special rate of $295.00 incl. breakfast for 1 or $315.00 incl. breakfast for 2.  Click here to book with the special rate: NZ Association of Convenience Stores.

For any accommodation queries please contact the hotel directly through their website or phone 0800 500 619 and mention that it is for the NZACS event to get the special rate.

There is discounted parking available. Please ensure you get your discount parking ticket at the registration table.


To register as a Single Attendee please click here.

To register Multiple Tickets (max of 7) please click here

To register a Table of 8 please click here.

Registrations close Tuesday 1st August 2017. Please note there are no refunds after that date.

We look forward to seeing you there.

Please note our events are open to NZACS members only.

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