Lyceum 2024

Saturday, 21 September

We’ve planned a super-charged, high-energy day filled with a powerful combination of knowledge sharing, ideas and practical take aways.


Registration opens

9am – 9.30am

Setting the scene – Opening celebration

9.30am – 10.40am : Session One

Nimrod Mueller

A Map of Chiropractic: Knowing what it Offers

Learn how understanding a comprehensive chiropractic care map can lead to a more meaningful and enriching practice, both for you and your patients.
About Nimrod

Nimrod is hugely passionate about the potential chiropractic has to impact the health and life of every person and the World at large, viewing chiropractic as the social driver that will shift people in to a new paradigm of living, reaching their greatest human potential. He his absolutely dedicated to ensuring that chiropractors have greater vision, broader understanding, deeper connection and greater impact – all flowing from congruency with the philosophy of chiropractic. He knows that doing so will create chiropractic as the beacon of hope that galvanises humanity and sets it on a better path for the future.


Cassandra Fairest

Passion, Purpose and Certainty

Discover how belief in what we do and walking the talk can grow and strengthen the chiropractic profession from the inside out.

About Cassandra

In 1998, Cassandra’s chiropractic journey began after her daughter’s referral to a chiropractor, which lead to her working at the Rotorua practice as bookkeeper. She eventually pursued chiropractic studies and graduated from the NZCC in 2013. Cassandra has been in private practice in Auckland since. She has served on the NZCA council since 2016, passionately promoting chiropractic principles. She mentored interns and briefly lectured at the NZCC from 2018-2021. In 2022, Cassandra became the first female president of the NZCA in their 100 year history. Committed to making chiropractic care accessible for all, she continues to advocate its benefits on health and wellbeing. Cassandra proudly celebrated her daughter’s graduation as a chiropractor in 2023.

10.40am – 11.10am

Morning tea

11.10am – 12.40pm : Session Two

David Fletcher

Create Your Living Legacy: Be Heard, Be Seen, Be Certain

Discover the principles that have shaped the chiropractic community and see how these ideals have evolved and impacted care in New Zealand.

About David

David is recognized as one of the leading authorities in the transitional shift towards neurologically centered chiropractic. His role as the innovator of the INSiGHT scanning technologies places him at the intersection between today’s technologies and the timeless principles of healing. An accomplished communicator, Fellow in the Chiropractic Sport Sciences and Founder/CEO of CLA Inc., David’s message helps bridge the widening gap within the profession by blending the neurosciences with practical solutions for everyday practitioners.

Patrick Fong

Heidi Haavik

Chiropractic and the Default Mode Network; Our past, present and future

Dive into these groundbreaking insights and share what this means for your wellbeing.

About Heidi

Heidi is the Vice President Research and Dean of Research at the New Zealand College of Chiropractic. She is a chiropractor and has a PhD in human neurophysiology from the University of Auckland. She is the author of the book ‘The Reality Check’(@www.heidihaavik.com or on Amazon), runs a company with the mission of enlightening the world about the science of chiropractic (@www.therealitycheck.com) and provides an online learning academy (@www.chirosacademy.com) and is one of the most popular chiropractic speakers in the world today.

11.15am – 12.30pm : CA Breakout Session

Join us to elevate your skills, deepen your connections, and inspire excellence!

Your dedication and passion make a significant impact on the lives of those you serve. Let’s come together to celebrate and enhance the vital role you play in our chiropractic community.

12.40pm – 1.40pm


1.40pm – 3.25pm : Session Three

David Scheiner

Purpose Driven Life

Build a legacy of good by stepping into your highest values whereby fueling personal and vocational success, innovation, and a natural ease in positively impacting the world through helping others.

Dorte Bladt

Favourite Families

Dorte will share her winning formula of how to fill your practice with happy, healthy, holistic families.

About Dorte

Dorte has a 35-year career in chiropractic care for children. She runs a busy family practice in Newcastle, Australia. Dorte has a Master’s degree in Chiropractic Paediatrics as well as several Certificates in Paediatrics.
‘Switched-on Kids’ is Dorte’s international education program in chiropractic care for kids. She frequently presents at conferences and chiropractic colleges around the world. Her book ‘Switched-on Kids – The natural way for children to be their best’ was published in 2016. Dorte launched her fundraiser ‘The Kids’ Summit’ in 2015. It has raised over $300.000 and funded several important research projects into chiropractic care for children.

Brian Kelly

3.25pm – 3.40pm

Afternoon tea

3.40m – 5.30pm : Session Four

Brad Glowaki

Kelly Holt

Dr Rudi’s Rooftop Brewing Co
Level 2/204 Quay Street

Proudly hosted in conjunction with the NZCA.