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South Island Prosperity Project Rising Economy conference

November 15, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - November 17, 2022 @ 5:00 pm

A conference about the future of where we live and work.

Explore world-changing ideas, cut through the noise and gain clarity at Rising Economy 2022, an in-person and online event, Nov 15 to 17.

A PICS sponsored event, the third annual Rising Economy conference, produced by South Island Prosperity Partnership, features leading thinkers sharing bold ideas about key issues of our times, from economic evolution to energy transition, climate resilience, housing and more.

From entrepreneurs and innovators to business, government and non-profit leaders, Rising Economy 2022 is for those who are ready to RISE to the challenge of creating a Resilient, Innovative, Sustainable and Equitable economy and world.

Explore bold ideas. Cut through the noise. Define a clearer path to our region’s future.

  • Inspiring and provocative keynotes by local and global thought leaders.
  • High-energy panels on critical topics, from economic shifts to the climate emergency.
  • Expertly curated in-person and virtual programming.
  • Purpose-driven networking with people who are passionate about our future.
  • A collaborative atmosphere designed for idea exchange.
  • Insights and takeaways to help you and your organization navigate complexity.

“Rising Economy is about sparking the momentum to meet the challenges of the 21st century with confidence, clarity and a mindset of innovation.”
— Emilie de Rosenroll, CEO, South Island Prosperity Partnership

All virtual sessions are free to attend.


November 15, 2022 @ 2:00 pm
November 17, 2022 @ 5:00 pm