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Asia After Five

Networking event

Event Details


Wed 08 Mar 2017


05.30pm until 07.00pm


Asia New Zealand Foundation office, Level 16, Fujitsu Building, 141 The Terrace



Asia After Five is a social networking event hosted by the Asia New Zealand Foundation. 

Mix and mingle over drinks and nibbles, hear stories from inspiring individuals and get a taste of the many strands of the New Zealand-Asia relationship. 

Speaker this month - ELINA NOOR

Elina Noor is a rock star in the world of Asia-Pacific foreign policy analysis. She is Director of Foreign Policy at Malaysia’s Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS Malaysia), a think tank of regional and global renown.

Noor is an expert on regional and global security issues, particularly counter-terrorism and countering violent extremism. She is well versed on Asian regional issues and political developments in ASEAN, and works to increase awareness of the role of women in international relations and security. She has been honoured twice by Marie Claire Malaysia magazine as a Woman of Style and Substance, and by Malaysian Women's Weekly as one of its Great Women of Our Time.

Noor is visiting New Zealand as a guest of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade and the Asia New Zealand Foundation. 

We are happy for you to invite a colleague or friend to the event. For catering purposes, please ensure they are registered.

Please note that you will need to enter Fujitsu Tower before 6pm as doors close after that time.