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Kiwis should stop thinking small with technology, says industry expert
“Technology has been the best equaliser for any Kiwi start up or young tech company to have a shot."
Hundreds of driverless cars headed to Kiwi roads
"The government has done a good job of opening up the opportunity for testing this technology in NZ but we are certainly not leading the world."
It takes a tech sector to raise a digital child
"So when and where do we learn digital fluency? It may start with familiarity with consumer technology and gadgets in the home from a young age,"
'Day in the life of' tech event hopes to draw females into tech careers
Several high profile firms are taking part in Shadow Tech Day, an annual event designed to inspire female students to look at a future career in IT.
$1 million up for grabs as Govt pushes digital tech in schools
Kiwi schools & technologies providers can bid for $1 million in creative project funding, thanks to a new Request for Proposal announced by the govt.
YOUR INVITATION: NZTech Advance Security Summit – not one to be missed
Cyber security has soared to prominence as attacks continue to rise - this event is about collaboration to defend against cyber crime from the outset.
Tech success: NZ's small size and isolation now 'irrelevant'
"If we were to truly commit to this as an explicit core national strategy and engage with global partners, we could achieve an astonishing amount."
We are not alone: NZ's tech industry now transcends local borders
Size and location doesn't matter in the tech industry any more. New Zealand's innovation and expertise matches global levels.
Canterbury's time to shine in New Zealand's tech economy
Canterbury is one of New Zealand's strong up-and-coming tech hubs, according to Canterbury Tech, the industry body for Christchurch tech companies.
Wellington agency champions NZTech's 'Digital Nation' report
Wellington has immense value to the tech sector and will become more important as IT influence extends beyond the enterprise, WREDA says.
NZ Education system not evolving fast enough
There is a need to teach teachers how to bring technology into the classroom, not as a specialist subject, but as a method of teaching all subjects.
You're invited: NZTech Advance Education Technology Summit
The summit brings together two facets of education technology, both of which will have an impact on the economy and the future for NZ students.
Kiwi lessons to be learned from booming edtech market
The booming education technology market will be under the microscope at a NZTech education technology summit in July.
Your invite: NZTech Advance Education Technology Summit 2016
The NZTech Advanced Technology Summit 2016 is drawing near, and it aims to bring the dynamics of education technology (Edtech) to Auckland.
NZ Government invites entrepreneurs to our shores with new visa
The New Zealand Government is launching a new global impact visa that is designed to encourage entrepreneurs to set up shop in this country.
Kiwi school takes out Robotics championships
“This is quite an outstanding example of the tech sector and schools working together to stimulate interest in technology."
Vietnam and New Zealand, set to dominate the tech world
"Vietnam could be a gold mine for New Zealand. What makes NZ one of the better choices is that we are one of the most innovative western countries."
Technology set to change NZ as we know it
“As leaders in technology, the opportunities for us to shape, develop and grow new New Zealand markets seem limitless."
Kiwi productivity at an all time low... Is technology the answer?
“The Govt understands these services need to be transformed in order to improve productivity and they appreciate technology is the way to solve it."
Techweek AKL 2016 to showcase Auckland as innovation hub
Virtual and augmented reality, start-up competitions, youth events and a showcase of Kiwi innovation heroes will feature in the inaugural Techweek AKL
NZTech adds internship, new director to board
NZTech is leading by example with the appointment of two new - female - board members, including its first internship to add a younger representation.
Women vital to NZ tech sector as event comes to Auckland
"It is vital for New Zealand’s economic future that women participate fully in technology."
Forward thinking tech summit kicks off in Wellington
A major government and tech industry summit will be held in the Te Papa museum, with the aim of seeing how these two sectors can can work together.
Kiwi CIOs and Govt to strategise at tech summit
NZTech is bringing together the leaders and CIOs across government to collaborate and share innovative ways they have partnered with the tech sector.