Something changed

The “Signs of Change” conference was held this week bringing together by video conference lecture theatres in Kerikeri, Auckland, Palmerston North, Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin, and Invercargill [writes Tom Bennion]. Up to 200 attendees in all. The conference was organised by Christchurch engineering professor Susan Krumdeick who has for some time been active in researching ways … Continue reading “Something changed”

Walking back to happiness

This is a guest post by Tom Bennion of, the first in a series in which he explores why he believes giving up flying is not only possible, but essential. I am a 46 year old lawyer, running a small practice specialising in environment law. I also teach. I am married, with three small … Continue reading “Walking back to happiness”