PRINZ is pleased to offer members free access to webinar training.

Upcoming webinars

Legal Webinar Series 

2 May - Copyright | 2 CPD credits
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Presenter: Jane Glover

Jane is a barrister, mediator and adjudicator. She has particular expertise in intellectual property, but has worked across a range of civil and commercial disputes at leading firms in New Zealand and London.

Jane is Deputy Chair of the Copyright Tribunal, and was an Assistant Commissioner with the Intellectual Property Office of New Zealand (IPONZ) from 2013 - March 2019.

9 May - Media Codes of Practice and Complaints against the Media | 2 CPD credits
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Presenter: Tracey Walker

Tracey is a former litigation partner at Simpson Grierson and moved to the independent bar in January 2019. She is co-founder of Sangro Chambers, a boutique collection of barristers based in Auckland with specialist expertise in media, intellectual property and public law.

Tracey has acted for corporates and individuals in a wide range of civil and commercial disputes for more than 30 years, including traditional and non-traditional media organisations. 

Please note that the CPD credits for the Legal Webinar Series will be counted as your ethics credits. 

Reaching the ethnic communities in New Zealand

8 May | 2 CPD credits

Niche Media will be presenting their updated research, which identifies the most effective media options into the Asian and Pacific communities and establishes what works most effectively for each demographic and for; TV, Print, Social media, Radio, etc.

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Understanding leadership through media

29 May | 2 CPD credits

How media view and measure leadership presents a challenge to communicators. Therefore, how we tell great stories about leadership within our organisations is crucial. This includes convincing leaders to build their profiles and create an authentic connection to their audiences.

Join Ngaire Crawford, Head of Insights at Isentia for a look at the research into leadership and media that they began in October 2018, exploring how our corporate leaders stack up against different leadership traits. 

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Recorded Webinars

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Previous Webinars

Legal Webinar Series: Privacy and Confidentiality, 11 April 2019

Presenter: Tracey Walker, Sangro Chambers

Legal Webinar Series: Defamation, 4 April 2019

Presenter: Tracey Walker, Sangro Chambers

How to navigate the 'Influence Economy' using data, digital and PR-SEO, 27 March 2019

Presenter: Charlene White, PR-SEO Specialist, DigiPR

Accreditation in Public Relations - what is it and am I ready?, 27 February 2019

Presenter: Tim Marshall, LPRINZ, APR Chief Examiner

PRINZ Awards Writing Webinar, 8 February 2019

Presenter: Kate Woodruffe, FPRINZ, Chief Judge

Understanding publics – utilising data mining and content analysis technologies in crisis management, 22 November 2018

Presenter: Angela Mak, Ph.D, Associate Head of the Department of Communication Studies in the School of Communication at Hong Kong Baptist University

From a stalled start to an award-winning project - He Tohu Exhibition, 25 October 2018


  • Rebecca Lancashire, Media lead, He Tohu
  • Cheryl Klaui, Marketing and Stakeholder engagement, He Tohu

  • Darin To’o, Internal Communications, He Tohu

It’s not (just) about robots: PR and Artificial Intelligence, 26 September 2018


  • Dr Chris Galloway, Senior Lecturer & Dr Luk Swiatek, Lecturer, School of Communication, Journalism and Marketing at Massey University
  • Dr Luk Swiatek, Lecturer in Communication and Public Relations, School of Communication, Journalism and Marketing at Massey University

Professional Communication: Rhetoric, Storytelling, and Persuasion, 13 September 2018

Presenter: Michael L. Kent, Professor of Public Relations and Advertising, in the School of the Arts and Media, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, UNSW (University of New South Wales)

How Public Relations Contributes to Society: The Value of Social Capital, 29 August 2018

Presenter: Maureen Taylor, Ph.D., Editor-in-Chief of Public Relations Review and Director of the School of Advertising and Public Relations at the University of Tennessee

Professional Ethics: It's not always black and white, 16 August 2018

Presenter: Tim Marshall, LPRINZ, Director at Communication by Design

Achieving Better Employee Communications in the Corporate World, 31 July 2018

Presenter: Ron Murray, Senior Account Director at Wright Communications and author of the book Talking With Your People: A Roadmap to Achieve Better Employee Communications in the Corporate World

How 'Workplace by Facebook' transforms the way you work, 3 May 2018

Presenter: Ramesh Gopalkrishna, Market Development Lead – APAC, Workplace by Facebook

Accreditation in PR - What is it and am I ready, 8 March 2018

Presenter: Tim Marshall, APR Chief Examiner

PRINZ Awards Writing Webinar, 2 February 2018

Presenter: Lisa Finucane, FPRINZ, Chief Judge

Towards professionalism: Incorporating reflection into public relations curricula and practice, 7 December 2017

Presenters: Dr Pip Mules, AUT and Deepti Bhargava, AUT

Conflict and Cooperation between advocates: Lawyers, PR Practitioners, and the client's best interest, 25 October 2017

Presenter: Margalit Toledano, APR, Senior Lecturer, University of Waikato

Employee Engagement in a VUCA World, 27 September 2017

Presenter: Sal Smutek, Former General Manager Isentia New Zealand

Measurement Matters, 24 August 2017

Presenter: Catherine Arrow, FPRINZ, PR Knowledge Hub Ltd

Everything PR professionals should know about Print Media Copyright, 19 July 2017

Presenter: Chris Maxwell, PMCA and Elaine Koller, CEO, PRINZ

How to Communicate Authentically, 23 March 2017

Presenter: Andy Kenworthy, Communications and Campaigns Adviser, Sustainable Business Network

2017 PRINZ Awards-writing webinar, 10 February 2017

Presenter: Lisa Finucane, FPRINZ, PRINZ Awards Chief Judge

The Secrets of Personal Success, 12 February 2016

Presenter: Mary-Anne Waldren, Mentor

Best Practice for Agency and Consultancy Operations , 10 March 2016

Presenter: Alex Mann, Co-founder & CEO, ClickTime

Connecting to the webinar

You will be connected to audio using your computer's microphone and speakers (VoIP). A headset is recommended.

System requirements

PC-based attendees

Required: Windows 7 - Windows 10

Mac-based attendees

Required: Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) - 10.12 (Sierra).

Mobile attendees

Required: iPhone, iPad, Android phone or Android tablet

System Requirements for Attendees