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Techweek TV 2018: 10 Billion Mouths
17 Jul 2018

On Wednesday 23 May, we travelled with Mike and Raj from Access...

Techweek TV 2018: Creative Realities
16 Jul 2018

On Thursday 24 May, we made it to Wellington, where Mike and...

Techweek TV: The Fourth Revolution
12 Jul 2018

On Friday 25 May, our final stop was the Tait Technology Centre,...

  • High tech manufacturing
Fourth Revolution: the presentations
12 Jul 2018

Missed our high-tech manufacturing conference The Fourth Revolution during Techweek'18? You can...

  • Creativity
Creative Realities: the presentations
5 Jul 2018

Missed our creative tech conference Creative Realities during Techweek? You can catch...

Techweek TV 2018: Auckland Open Days
2 Jul 2018

For the first time in 2018, we worked with Facebook and the...

10 Billion Mouths: the presentations
20 Jun 2018

Missed our Agritech conference, 10 Billion Mouths, during Techweek? You can catch...

  • From the Community
  • Agritech
Investor Perspective: The Emergence of Global Agritech Hotspots – New Zealand
19 Jun 2018

New Zealand has long been a major agricultural producer, often lampooned by...

Derek Handley: keynote at Techweek'18
12 Jun 2018

I watched a video the other day of a man demonstrating a...

  • Good for the World
  • Partner Blog
Boosting Innovative New Zealand: Connecting New Zealand Across the World Map
24 May 2018

By Kaylie Smith, Director, Small & Medium Business, Australia & New Zealand

NZ Space Challenge Winner Announced
24 May 2018

The search for New Zealand’s top space talent has come to an...

Techweek'18 day 1 - here's what's on in Auckland!
18 May 2018

Techweek'18 starts with a bang nationwide on Saturday 19th May.

  • Waikato
  • From the Community
What to expect at Techweek'18 Waikato
18 May 2018

In just a few short days Waikato’s technology community will gather to...

Techweek'18 day 1 - here's what's on in Wellington!
18 May 2018

Techweek'18 starts with a bang nationwide on Saturday 19th May.

Guest post - Techweek'18 for start-ups
15 May 2018

If you’re wanting to start a company, jump on this opportunity to...

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to open Techweek Headline event... as a hologram
15 May 2018

The speaker line up for the Good for the World Open Days...

Techweek'18 Headline event webcasts brought to you by Callaghan Innovation
15 May 2018

Can't make it to all Techweek'18 headline events in person? Our partners...

  • Agritech
What will the food of the future look like?
8 May 2018

What: 10 Billion Mouths When: Wednesday 23 May Where: ASB Baypark Arena,...

Techweek'18 day 1 - here's what's on in Dunedin!
5 May 2018

Techweek'18 starts with a bang nationwide on Saturday 19th May.

Choose your sessions at the Good For The World Open Days
4 May 2018

Discover the country that's innovating for a better world.

  • From the Community
Unlocking Regional Growth through Innovation at Techweek‘18
4 May 2018

The half-day conference on 24 May will explore business innovation, disruption and...

  • Partner Blog
AUT hosts international artist for digital kauri dieback project
4 May 2018

Olga Kisseliva is an internationally renowned artist and academic.

Techweek'18 day 1 - here's what's on in the Waikato
1 May 2018

Techweek'18 starts with a bang nationwide on Saturday 19th May.

Techweek'18 Programme Highlights
1 May 2018

There are hundreds of events taking place during Techweek'18 across the country,...

The Techweek'18 Headline Events
1 May 2018

Alongside the Techweek festival programme of user-created events, this year the Techweek...

Techweek'18 events for kids
1 May 2018

We live at a time where the next generation will be fluent...

Techweek'18 day 1 - here's what's on in Christchurch!
1 May 2018

Techweek'18 starts with a bang nationwide on Saturday 19th May.

Techweek'18 day 1 - here's what's on in Taranaki!
1 May 2018

Techweek'18 starts with a bang nationwide on Saturday 19th May.

Techweek'18 day 1 - here's what's on in Gisborne
1 May 2018

Techweek'18 starts with a bang nationwide on Saturday 19th May.

Learn about Blockchain at Techweek'18
29 Apr 2018

Does blockchain - the digital scaffolding for trustworthy transactions - offer hype...

Events for women in tech
29 Apr 2018

Techweek'18 is full of events both celebrating women in tech, and encouraging...

  • Agritech
10 Billion Mouths | Speakers announced
28 Apr 2018

Leading agritech venture capitalist Arama Kukutai to present keynote speech at Techweek...

Tech demystifying events for business
27 Apr 2018

Own or work in a small to medium business or not-for-profit? These...

Learn about robotics at Techweek'18
27 Apr 2018

Did you know a New Zealand company has designed a robot that...

  • Creativity
Creative Realities - more speakers announced!
24 Apr 2018

Above: Weta Digital's Dan Lemmon.

  • Creativity
What to expect at Creative Realities 2018
24 Apr 2018

Above: Actor and comedian Josh Thomson in action, developing the voice for...

  • Agritech
  • Partner Blog
The high-tech twig that saved the Kiwifruit industry
19 Apr 2018

The idea that a twig can embody years of research might sound...

  • Partner Blog
  • Tech News
  • Good for the World
IBM Research and MoleMap: Detecting cancer early with AI
13 Apr 2018

Kiwis and Aussies love the outdoors, especially in the summer sunshine, but...

Experience Virtual Reality at Techweek'18
10 Apr 2018

In 2018 it's easier than ever to escape reality.

Art with tech, tech as art
10 Apr 2018

What happens when art gets high-tech? Find out at a series of...

Participate in a Techweek hackathon
10 Apr 2018

A Hackathon is an event that can last from an hour to...

Hands-on tech workshops
10 Apr 2018

From learning to code to designing a chatbot, these educational tech events...

  • Good for the World
  • Tech News
  • Health
These Kiwi scientists are revolutionising x-ray scanning technology
10 Apr 2018

The invention of the modern X-Ray was a medical milestone.

  • Techweek News
  • Waikato
Techweek'18 is coming to the Waikato!
2 Apr 2018

More than 90 people were present for the official launch of Techweek’18...

  • Tech News
  • Partner Blog
Driving the future | AUT launches country’s first electric bus
27 Mar 2018

New Zealand’s first fully battery powered electric bus hit the road earlier...

  • From the Community
  • Tech News
Techweek'18 Waikato to showcase the strength of tech in the region
23 Mar 2018

The Waikato technology sector is thriving, and a week-long regional technology symposium...

  • Good for the World
  • Agritech
  • Tech News
Agritech start-up BioLumic raises significant funds to grow plants better with UV light
22 Mar 2018

Main image: BioLumic chief executive Warren Bebb (left) and founder Jason Wargent.

  • Techweek News
KPMG signs on as Techweek'18 Strategic Partner
22 Mar 2018

KPMG is proud to be a strategic partner of Techweek’18, and fuel...

  • Tech News
  • From the Community
NZ students win Innovation Award at Singapore Eco-Marathon
16 Mar 2018

The University of Canterbury Eco-marathon team is again coming home from Singapore...

  • Good for the World
  • Tech News
The world's first self-piloting 'everyday air taxi' trialed in Canterbury
16 Mar 2018

It takes off like a helicopter, flies like a plane, and since...

  • Techweek News
Exhibit at the Techweek'18 Headline Events
15 Mar 2018

Is your company developing a product that’s going to change the entertainment...

  • Good for the World
  • Agritech
NZ agritech | From here to everywhere
13 Mar 2018

Above: BlueLab's water sensors are designed and manufactured in Tauranga.

  • High tech manufacturing
Revolution Fibres is manufacturing to the sun and back
9 Mar 2018

The Revolution Fibres team demonstrating another use for nanofibre, in respiratory facemasksSee...

  • Creativity
  • Good for the World
  • From the Community
Soul Machines is changing the way we interact with technology
25 Feb 2018

When you read the title of this blog what immediately came to...

  • Quick Reads
  • Techweek News
Partner blog | How to find a job in 2018
25 Feb 2018

We're thrilled to announce Trade Me Jobs as a partner for Techweek'18.

  • From the Community
  • Techweek News
A unique opportunity to showcase your start-up at Techweek'18
22 Feb 2018

Interested in showcasing your start-up story, or perhaps just want to practice...

  • Quick Reads
  • Techweek News
FAQs | Everything you need to know about Techweek'18
10 Feb 2018

All over the country! In 2017, Techweek was proud to host a...

  • Good for the World
  • Agritech
Many hands, mighty work | collaboration in NZ agritech
2 Feb 2018

In the North Island of New Zealand, less than three hours from...

  • Good for the World
  • Agritech
5 minutes with leading scientist Cather Simpson
26 Jan 2018

An obsession with puzzles led Cather Simpson to a career in solving them.

  • Techweek News
Submit your Techweek'18 event now
23 Jan 2018

The Techweek platform was created for you, make the most of the...

  • Agritech
Q&A with future of foods strategist Dr. Rosie Bosworth
23 Jan 2018

What does your role as a future of foods strategist entail?

  • Good for the World
  • Agritech
Why robots will grow your fruit in the future
14 Dec 2017

"Outside, it’s all rolling hills and kiwifruit orchards in bloom."

  • From the Community
  • Quick Reads
5 minutes with Priti Ambani
6 Dec 2017

We had a chat with Priti Ambani about innovating for the good...

  • Quick Reads
  • Techweek News
5 minutes with Carolyn Tremain
27 Nov 2017

After getting on board with Techweek’17, the government’s lead business-facing agency MBIE...

  • Techweek News
Building a festival | How we chose the topics for Techweek'18
24 Nov 2017

Want to play a game? Grab a piece of paper and write...

  • From the Community
  • Agritech
A New Zealand agritech win-win-win
23 Nov 2017

Here's a problem you might not know about if you spend most...

  • Quick Reads
  • Techweek News
Meet the team | Laura Kerrison
15 Nov 2017

Meet Laura, product manager at Springtimesoft Consulting, our technology delivery partner for Techweek'18.

  • Quick Reads
  • Techweek News
Meet the team | Elphie Doge
14 Nov 2017

Our part-time office dog belongs full-time to marketing manager Courteney Peters, who...

  • Good for the World
  • From the Community
David Downs on the importance of tenacity
13 Nov 2017

Author, comedian and Techweek advisory board member David Downs generously shares his...

  • Quick Reads
  • From the Community
Popping bubbles | Access Granted on the power of community
8 Nov 2017

We talk to Mike Riversdale and Raj Khushal, founders of Tech podcast...

  • Techweek News
Introducing | Techweek Discovery
1 Nov 2017

In May 2017, Techweek became a nationwide festival.

  • Quick Reads
  • From the Community
5 minutes with Vic Crone
1 Nov 2017

In 2018, Techweek is focusing its stories and event programme on one...

  • Techweek News
Meet the team | Courteney Peters
31 Oct 2017

Meet Courteney, our new Marketing and Communications Manager

  • Techweek News
Meet the team | Jennifer Clamp
31 Oct 2017

Meet our fearless leader, Techweek's National Director, Jennifer Clamp.

  • From the Community
The best tech on display at Paris' VivaTech 2017
31 Oct 2017

Almost 70,000 tech enthusiasts descended on Paris this June for VivaTech, an...

  • Techweek News
Meet the team | Alicia Northridge
31 Oct 2017

Meet Alicia, Techweek's Festival Manager.

  • Techweek News
Meet the team | Perrin Reilly
30 Oct 2017

Meet Perrin, director at Springtimesoft Consulting, our technology delivery partner for Techweek'18.

  • Techweek News
Innovation that's good for the world at Techweek'18
5 Oct 2017

Following the success of the Techweek’17 focus on finding local answers to...

  • From the Community
10 strategies for start-ups at events
5 Oct 2017

Starting a new business is anything but easy, and making people aware...

  • Quick Reads
5 ways to win at networking
16 Aug 2017

The common phrase, ‘it’s not what you know it’s who you know,’...

  • Techweek News
Techweek'17 | The Recap
26 May 2017

It was 9 days actually – an extended week during which we...

Women in Tech at Techweek'17
11 May 2017

A global question that can’t be escaped at Techweek’17 is, "how to...

The Future of Food at Techweek'17
9 May 2017

In 2017, for the first time ever, the Metro Restaurant of the...

Techweek'17 | Answers and questions
8 Dec 2016

The Techweek’17 programme is taking shape, and we are so excited to...

Plugging into GridAKL
20 May 2016

Connection. Collaboration. Co-working.