Events for Careers in Tech

Events for Careers in Tech


Whether you are just starting your journey or are thinking about a career change, Techweek2021 has loads of events to help you find out more about what opportunities and possibilities there are in the tech sector.

Check out events about Careers in Tech:


Computer vision AI in horticulture-swipe right for a career in hort

AUT City Campus, Auckland
26 May — 6:00pm - 7:00pm Free

Computer vision AI is making big impacts in hort!
AUT alumni, Luke Butters, shares the real life computer vision story of Spectre.
There'll be FREE PIZZA (always essential!) plus the chance to WIN an experience with the team at Hectre.

Tech Careers Panel

University of Waikato, Tauranga Campus, Tauranga
26 May — 4:00pm - 6:00pm Free

A careers Q&A panel for those thinking about, studying for, or who have just begun a career in tech.

Inspiring Stories: Careers in Tech

Patuki Manawa Katikati, Tauranga
25 May — 5:00pm - 7:00pm Free

Considering a career in tech opens a world of opportunities for youth, those starting out, looking for a change or returning to work.


Tech21 Summit

24 May — 9:45am - 2:00pm Free

A one day Summit to spark inspiration for Technology Learning career pathways.
This event is invite-only

Beca Careers Day

Beca Tauranga, Tauranga
26 May — 9:00am - 3:15pm Free

Ever thought about a career in engineering, architecture, planning or project management?

Teachers' Tech Tour

27 May — 9:30am - 2:00pm Free

Join this tour to see some of the technology being used by local businesses. Gain knowledge to help your students make good subject choices!

Māori & Pasifika: Pursuing Tech & Digital Pathways

Pipitea Cafe, Rutherford House, Wellington
26 May — 5:30pm - 8:00pm Free

It’s no secret the underrepresentation of Māori & Pasifika in the tech industry is a major issue, but the time for talking is over.

The Call to Contract: What Next?

Potentia Recruitment, Auckland
25 May — 5:30pm - 8:00pm Free

After everything 2020 threw at us, we’ve certainly seen a lot of uncertainty. The world of contracting is no different, but what’s next?

Tech careers in New Zealand

James Hargest College, Southland
24 May — 10:00am - 11:00am Free

Ben Reid talks to students about emerging technologies and the range of exciting possibilities for young people keen to work in this sector.

Fantastic Tech People and Where to Find Them

DoBox, Taranaki
28 May — 12:30pm - 1:30pm Free

Find out more about the exciting possibilities to grow and match New Zealand’s tech talent with opportunities in Taranaki.

Become a UX Designer in the Post Covid Age

Roam Creative, Auckland
29 — 30 May Free

Learn the skills essential for landing your first UX design job.

Omron EIT Robotics Lab at Careers Expo

Pettigrew Green Arena, Hawke's Bay
25 — 26 May Free

EIT and OMRON have redeveloped the robotics lab on the EIT campus, this will be showcased at the Hawke's Bay Careers Expo at the EIT stand.

The future tech workforce of Aotearoa... is female

26 May — 7:30am - 9:00am Free

Join us on Zoom for a free online kōrero with expert educators and thought-leaders from The Mind Lab & Tech Futures Lab.

A Taste of Tomorrow: Next Generation Food & Farming

New Plymouth Boys' High School, Taranaki
25 May — 1:30pm - 3:00pm Free

What might our future look like if today's students become the innovators and change-makers for Taranaki's food, fibre and pharma industry?


The Truths to Gaming and Start-up - SheSharp Edition

GridAKL / John Lysaght, Auckland
25 May — 5:30pm - 8:00pm Paid

Interested in Gaming & AR or planning a Start-up? Don't miss this special event hosted by She# & Geo AR Games. Join us & be inspired!

Fashion Innovation Expo

Wellington Faculty of Architecture and Design Innovation. Te Herenga Waka–Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington
28 May — 9:00am - 4:00pm Free

Textile Futures: Fashion design and technology


Paving the Digital Path for Māori and Pasifika Talent

Media Design School , Auckland
26 May — 6:00pm - 8:30pm Free

Come and listen to inspiring Māori and Pasifika creatives who use technology to pursue vibrant careers in Aotearoa and across the globe.

Digital Tech Programme Initiative

NGEN Room, Te Tai Tokerau Northland
24 — 28 May Free

NGEN Room is opening up doors for youth in areas of Animation, Coding, Game Dev, Digital Marketing, Graphic Design and plenty more. Drop-in and be inspired!


Media Design School Open Day

Media Design School , Auckland
29 May — 10:00am - 3:00pm Free

Explore Media Design School's new campus and courses in the in the heart of Auckland’s thriving Wynyard Quarter.


Techweek TV: Welcome to AUT

24 May — 10:40am - 11:00am Free

New Zealand's university of technology


Techweek TV: Cool Careers in Creative Tech

24 May — 4:30pm - 5:00pm Free

Did you know that being creative is more than just drawing and painting? Learn about awesome career paths in Creative Tech!


Techweek TV: Future ways of working with TechTalent

25 May — 9:00am - 9:30am Free

What is the importance of different styles and approaches when it comes to bringing early talent onboard? Let's discuss!


Techweek TV: Sisters pursuing their Creative Tech Dreams

25 May — 4:00pm - 4:30pm Free

Nau mai, haere mai. Come and listen to the Tawhiao-Lomas sisters and hear why they all chose to pursue careers in creative technologies.

By Team Techweek

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