Symposium: ‘Get Knitted’ Knitwear symposium, Auckland

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‘Get Knitted’ Knitwear symposium Friday 15th April, 8.45 am – 4.30 pm AUT Conference Centre, Auckland City

There are just 3 weeks in which to register for our 1 day ‘Get Knitted’ symposium on Friday 15th April at the AUT Conference centre in Auckland City. Our keynote speaker is renowned designer, author and researcher, Professor Sandy Black, from the University of the Arts London. Sandy will be supported by a select group of New Zealand and Australian presenters who will be covering a range of subjects including fibres, yarns, design, technology, branding and marketing, research and case studies, all of which relate to the symposium’s knitwear theme. Visit to view the full programme of speakers and a registration form.


An Evening with Sandy Black Thursday 14th April, 6.00 – 8.00 pm WA 220 Lecture Theatre, Auckland City Campus

Sandy Black’s evening presentation looks at ‘The Historical and Technological Evolution of Knitting’. This presentation will be followed by a social hour, making for an excellent opportunity to meet new contacts with those who share similar interests. Visit to register.


Sandy Black Master Class Tuesday 12th April, 1.30 – 5.00 pm 6th Floor WM Building, St Paul St, Auckland City

There are just a few places available for Sandy Black’s half day Master Class, ‘Seamless and Personalised Knitwear’. Visit for full details and a registration form.



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