An Audience with Sunny Bates

  • Oct 16

    Tues, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM

    IBM New Zealand, Gaunt Street, Wynyard Quarter

    • Prices from $60.00 per person


Sunny Bate’s has the ear of some of the greatest political and business leaders of our time.  She builds networks – and connects others to these networks – that are helping drive growth within some of world’s leading organisations and economies.

Join us on October 16, to hear Sunny share her insights into:

  • What are the key issues keeping political and business leaders awake at night;
  • Whether the current political environment is creating a more combative style of global leadership than we’ve seen in recent years, and
  • How to leverage networks to exchange ideas and create growth opportunities.  

Recognised as one of the THE most connected individuals on the planet, this is a session not to miss.

About Sunny Bates:
For more than 20 years, Sunny Bates has been a guide for an increasingly networked age, bringing together entrepreneurs, intellectuals, creators, innovators, artists, and executives from around the globe to tackle some of our most pressing questions. Focusing on topics from alternative currencies to genomic technologies, Sunny exercises her network development expertise on behalf of GE, TED, Credit Suisse, MTV, Techstars, Guardian Insurance, and many other established enterprises.

Sunny engages a wide array of organisations, from start-ups like Kickstarter (of which she is a founding board member) and Jawbone, to non-profits like the Acumen Fund and Creative Capital, to help them uncover and maximise potential.

She is well known for her popular initiatives like Connect and Conspire, Standard Talks at The Standard Hotels, monthly Cereal Entrepreneurs breakfast, and other transformational gatherings for the people and organizations innovating their way into the future.


  • IBM New Zealand, 30 Gaunt Street, Wynyard Quarter, Auckland 1010