Wednesday, 31 August — Friday, 2 September 2022

Our sponsors

Platinum sponsor

Boehringer Ingleheim is working on breakthrough therapies that improve the lives of humans and animals. As a leading research-driven biopharmaceutical company, the company creates value through innovation in areas of high unmet medical need. Around 52,000 employees serve more than 130 markets in the three business areas, Human Pharma, Animal Health, and Biopharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing.

Angels Initiative a partnership between the World Stroke Organization, European Stroke Organisation and Boehringer Ingelheim, aims to improve acute stroke care across the world. The initiative has two goals:

  1. To increase the number of stroke ready hospitals so that more patients have access to the specialist care they need
  2. To optimise the quality of treatment in existing stroke centres

As part of this mission, we are excited to share with you Basic Physician Trainee and nurse education programs developed in partnership with ASNEN and the Australasian Stroke Academy.

Bronze and workshop sponsor

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our 108,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries. Abbott’s portfolio spans the most comprehensive set of solutions, including products and technologies in coronary, cardiac rhythm management, electrophysiology, heart failure, structural heart, vascular and endovascular. Our breadth of industry-leading technologies, along with our combined team of experts, bring you end-to end solutions and services. This means better care and a greater variety of contracting options exclusively focused on delivering increased value and efficiencies for our customers.

Transcatheter technology, surgical valves and structural interventions; the Abbott Structural Heart portfolio spans a wide range of life-changing devices. Yet we, at Abbott, see the individuals behind the numbers. Every single patient, caregiver, and outcome counts. That is what drives us to create life-changing technologies that restore health and improve quality of life, unlocking every heart’s potential.

International speaker support

Please click here to view the Neurological Foundation New Zealand website.

Breakfast session sponsor

Gore engineers medical devices that treat a range of cardiovascular and other health conditions. With more than 50 million medical devices implanted over the course of more than 45 years, Gore builds on its legacy of improving patient outcomes through research, education and quality initiatives. Product performance, ease of use and quality of service provide sustainable cost savings for physicians, hospitals and insurers. Gore is joined in service with clinicians and through this collaboration we are improving lives.

Barista sponsor

Please click here to view the Stroke Foundation New Zealand website.

Bronze sponsor

Please click here to view Stryker's website.

Bronze sponsor

Please click here to view Allergan Australia's website.

University of Otago support

Please click here to view the University of Otago's website.

Tourism New Zealand support

Please click here to view Tourism New Zealand's website.