Westpac Smarts Webinar Series: COVID-19 and the supply chain issue

Registrations for this webinar have now closed. Thank you to everyone who joined ‘Navigating your business through COVID-19’. If you missed the webinar, you can watch the recording here.

Westpac Smarts Webinar Series – navigating your business through COVID-19

We know businesses are facing numerous challenges as a result of COVID-19, and this Westpac Smarts Webinar Series aims to address and discuss some of those challenges. We’ll hear from experts in various fields who can give you practical support and advice, you will also have the opportunity to ask questions at the end of each session.

Event 3: COVID-19 and the supply chain issue

Supply chains in New Zealand and globally have been hit hard as a result of the pandemic and various lockdowns. What are the key issues and how can Kiwi businesses build resilience in their supply chain?

In this session we will be joined by expert panellists Julian Leys (CEO Building Industry Federation), Scott Wilson (CEO Oceanbridge Shipping), Steve Thompson (Head of International Business, Westpac NZ) and Trevor Farrell (International Trade Manager, Westpac NZ), who together will discuss three key themes:

  1. The fundamental causes of the current supply chain congestion
  2. How Logistics Managers across different industries are dealing with supply chain bottlenecks
  3. Potential solutions, including banking solutions

Hosted by David Hope, Head of Manufacturing & Wholesale Trade.

Date: Wednesday 27 October 2021
Time: 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Agenda: Presentation followed by Q&A
Location: Webinar (details to join will be sent by confirmation email)
Cost: FREE

Please register below. Feel free to share this link with others in your organisation who may be interested.


For more information about the Westpac Smarts Webinar Series please click here.

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