Displaying 268 events.

Monday 20 May

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Techweek Launch: Good for the World

ASB Waterfront Theatre, Auckland
7:00am - 10:30am Free

Techweek19 starts here! Join the live keynote and panel discussions from the industry leaders in the CleanTech and CreativeTech sectors.

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Techweek TV : Techweek Launch: Good for the World

7:30am - 10:00am Free

Techweek19 starts here! Join the live keynote and panel discussions from the industry leaders in the CleanTech and CreativeTech sectors.

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ON : Creating tomorrow, today.

Victory Convention Centre, Auckland
8:30am - 3:15pm Paid

Welcome to ON, a full-day conference filled with entrepreneurs, tech-focused panels, interactive expos and tech-prizes to be won by all.

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Designing Solutions for the 21st Century

Tait Communications, Christchurch
9:00am - 12:00pm Paid

The Britten Institute is bringing the Designing solutions for the 21st Century workshop to TechWeek 2019!

How to create a good LinkedIn profile

TenForward Technology Lounge, Auckland
9:00am - 11:00am Free

It can be a bit overwhelming if you haven't set up LinkedIn before. Come to our workshop and improve your professional profile.

50 Angels Flying on Lime Scooters

GridAKL / John Lysaght, Auckland
10:00am - 1:00pm Free

For angel investors, VCs and fund managers to learn more about transport innovation and for better syndication by bonding on Lime scooters.

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Converging Realities

Victoria University of Wellington, School of Architecture and Design, Wellington
10:00am - 9:00pm Paid

A one-day mixed reality/VR/AR jam-packed event! Come hear about and explore what leading innovators are doing with the future of tech.

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Converging Realities Demo Day

Victoria University of Wellington, School of Architecture and Design, Wellington
10:00am - 9:00pm Free

Explore virtual, augmented and mixed reality at our demo day!

SI Measurement Roadshow

MacDiarmid Centre, Callaghan Innovation, Wellington
10:00am - 5:00pm Free

When is a kilogram no longer a kilogram?

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Tech & Tea

Chorus Lab, Auckland
10:00am - 12:00pm Free

Join Chorus & Senior Net for Tech & Tea to find out how the latest voice assisted devices can make your day-to-day life easier.

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Techweek School Series: Casting from the Future - Creative Technology

Virtual, Nationwide Webcast
10:00am - 12:00pm Free

Join OMGTech! for a live stream focused on creative technology. Join in with hands on experiments and hear from inspirational role models

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Techweek TV : How does sports technology enhance human performance?

10:00am - 10:25am Free

Join us for a panel discussion exploring how we can embrace sports technology to enhance human performance and well-being for everybody.

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Tripartite 2019 Innovation Showcase

ASB Waterfront Theatre, Auckland
10:15am - 1:15pm Free

Hear about the vibrant innovation ecosystems in Auckland, Los Angeles and Guangzhou

Live Local, Work Global Expo

Claudelands, Waikato
11:00am - 4:00pm Free

Local businesses with a global footprint plus organisations and initiatives to inspire and support others to do the same.

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Techweek TV : Our Culture and its importance in innovation

11:00am - 11:55am Free

Discover how Aotearoa's culture of kaitiaki (guardianship) is setting Kiwi startups apart on the world stage.

How to Write a Business Plan: For Beginner Entrepreneurs

TenForward Technology Lounge, Auckland
12:00pm - 2:00pm Free

So you’ve got a great idea to start a business of your own. You need a business plan. This workshop goes through the steps to write it.

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Techweek TV : The power of incubators and accelerators for start-ups

12:00pm - 12:25pm Free

Are incubators and accelerators right for your Startup? We look at their roles, benefits and how to get involved in Aotearoa.

'Share Your Space' session

Regus - Dunedin, 218 George Street, Dunedin, Dunedin
1:00pm - 4:00pm Paid

Experience New Zealand's first co-working initiative created with parents in mind. A productive workspace with childminding onsite.

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Techweek TV : What does the future hold for our tech students?

2:30pm - 2:40pm Free

Discuss today how students are being empowered to make a positive impact in the future workplace with Professor Guy Littlefair from AUT.

Lego Club

Rotorua Library - Te Aka Mauri, Rotorua
3:30pm - 5:00pm Free

Lego Club will see children using Lego to bring technology to life!

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Techweek TV: Lessons from past applied to the future

3:30pm - 3:55pm Free

Hear from Beca, a 99 year old company, about how actively cultivating innovation is essential to success in a global context.

She Can Code @ Waimate

Waimate High School , South Canterbury
4:00pm - 5:30pm Free

Celebrating and inspiring girls, women and non-binary people coding throughout Aotearoa

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Techweek TV : Innovation that's good for the world - Auckland showcase

4:00pm - 4:25pm Free

We showcase two Auckland organisations doing good for the world. Hear about their impact on the way business is done.

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Techweek TV : The Changing World Of Corporate Travel

4:30pm - 4:55pm Free

This session explores the future of the corporate travel experience. Meet the emerging Kiwi Tech leaders disrupting this global industry.

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All You Can Eat - New Plymouth

Novotel New Plymouth, Taranaki
5:00pm - 7:30pm Paid

What will the Agri Food sector of tomorrow look like?
Join the discussion and get a taste of the future

FLINT Wellington : Get to know a CxO

Chorus Wellington, Wellington
5:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Here's your chance to meet and ask a variety of CxOs questions about leadership in disruptive and transformative times.

Speed-Dating with Advisors

GridAKL / John Lysaght, Auckland
5:00pm - 8:30pm Free

Small event with one-on-one 10 minute sessions with advisors from a variety of sectors to help potential / early-stage start ups.

Tauranga Local Showcase

Basement@Basestation, Tauranga
5:00pm - 8:30pm Free

A showcase of tech projects from talented local developers and innovators.

How to use Social Media to grow your business

Tai Poutini Polytechnic - Conference Room, West Coast
5:30pm - 6:30pm Free

Impact of Technology on Health Care Today

University of Otago, Christchurch, Christchurch
5:30pm - 7:30pm Paid

Technology pervades many aspects of our lives these days and health is no different.

Taupo Tech Talk

Great Lake Centre, Taupo
5:30pm - 8:30pm Free

We have invited guest speakers who will be presenting in 'Pecha Kucha' style on topics all related to technology.

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Ada.Ada.Ada

Waimate Regent Theatre , South Canterbury
6:00pm - 7:30pm Free

Ada.Ada.Ada. exists to help people, especially girls and women, engage with technology and stem as a career

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Medtech - Good for the World?

University of Otago, Dunedin
6:00pm - 8:00pm Free

A panel of highly respected health sector professionals will discuss the pros and cons of medical innovation.

Techweek19 Waikato Launch

Claudelands, Waikato
6:00pm - 8:00pm Free

This event will officially launch Techweek19 Waikato.

What Digital Tools to use to improve business productivity

Tai Poutini Polytechnic - Conference Room, West Coast
7:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Waikato Linux User Group Meetup

University of Waikato, Waikato
7:30pm - 9:30pm Free

A support community for Open Source and Free Software, for Linux, FreeBSD, OpenBSD, and NetBSD

ICT - Digital Exporting Training

Edgewater Resort, Pacific Islands
20 — 22 May Free

Training on Digital Exporting for Small & Medium Enterprises in Cook Islands.

The Lazy Innovation Workshop

Vodafone xone, Christchurch
20 — 21 May Free

Are you considering creating a startup, or do you want to work in innovation in an existing business? Then this Workshop is for you!

Fisher & Paykel Engineering Challenge

Fisher & Paykel Appliances, Dunedin
20 — 24 May Free

Engineering Challenge - Design, build & demonstrate a projectile launching device

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MaD2019: Future-proofing New Zealand's Manufacturing and Design Economy

Cordis Auckland, Auckland
20 — 21 May Paid

MaD2019 will bring together the national, cross-disciplinary industry and researcher network of manufacturers, designers and entrepreneurs.

Connecting families to broadband

Onehunga Community Library, Auckland
20 — 23 May Free

Calling families with U18's! Connect to cheap, flexible, prepay broadband in your own home.

Launch! Co-working - Free All Week!

Launch, Gisborne
20 — 24 May Free

Free usage of Launch! Co-working for Tech-week 2019

Access Auckland Libraries online books, newspapers & more

Onehunga Community Library, Auckland
20 — 24 May Free

Book a free 'Book A Librarian' session to learn more about e-books, e-magazines, e-newspapers and e-audiobooks

Blockwith

Aotea Square, Auckland
20 — 26 May Free

Step into the digital playground of Blockwith, where you create your own avatar on your smartphone then watch as it interacts and builds an ever-changing landscape with others on the larger-than-life, Digital Stage in Aotea Square.

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Virtual Reality Experience

Puke Ariki , Taranaki
20 — 26 May Free

Join us for a Virtual Reality experience at Puke Ariki, and marvel as you enter impossible places and magical worlds!

Gaming Skills at TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids

TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids, Auckland
20 — 26 May Paid

Are your kids budding gaming enthusiasts? Send them along to TenForward to learn gaming skills in a safe, kid-friendly environment!

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Vector Lights for Techweek

20 — 26 May Free

Vector Lights on Auckland Harbour Bridge will be lit up using the imagination of our next generation. Don't miss this incredible spectacle!

Tuesday 21 May

Regional Tech Breakfast - Tokoroa

Sweet Rose Cafe, Waikato
7:00am - 9:00am Free

A locally based event to inspire and engage attendees from regional Waikato as part of the Techweek19 Waikato festival of innovation.

Women in Tech Breakfast Series

The Settlement, Wellington
7:00am - 8:30am Paid

Join us to hear inspiring stories from women in tech and network with others who are passionate about helping more women into tech careers.

Tech Futures Lab presents: Designing Equality

Tech Futures Lab, Auckland
7:30am - 10:00am Paid

A bias-busting sprint to tackle the issue of man-centric design.

Business Breakfast - Innovation & Industry 4.0 - What to do when there is no off-the-shelf solution

Beta Solutions Ltd, Manawatu-Whanganui
7:45am - 9:30am Free

Innovation & Industry 4.0 - What to do when there is no off-the-shelf solution.

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Designing Solutions for the 21st Century

Waikato Innovation Park, Waikato
9:00am - 12:00pm Paid

The Britten Institute is bringing the Designing solutions for the 21st Century workshop to TechWeek 2019!

Growth Hacks for Sales & Marketing teams: Could your teams drive faster growth internationally?

Virtual, Nationwide Webcast
9:00am - 10:00am Free

Join us for a webinar where we will discuss growth hacks from top Kiwi and US firms

Online Dating for Beginners

TenForward Technology Lounge, Auckland
9:00am - 11:00am Free

Newly single? Wondering how to begin again with online dating? Here's your beginner's workshop!

Technology research showcase

Wintec, Waikato
9:00am - 12:00pm Free

A showcase of IT research in the Waikato.

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Techweek TV : Parenting in a social media age

9:00am - 9:55am Free

How do we parent kids who grow up with technology that we don’t understand? Hear from the experts and learn about the support options.

'Share Your Space' session

Regus - Dunedin, 218 George Street, Dunedin, Dunedin
9:30am - 12:30pm Paid

Experience New Zealand's first co-working initiative created with parents in mind. A productive workspace with childminding onsite.

She Can Code @ Timaru

Landing Service Conference Centre, Timaru
10:00am - 12:00pm Free

Celebrating and inspiring girls, women and non-binary people coding throughout Aotearoa

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Techweek School Series: Turning students into Tech Superheroes

Virtual, Nationwide Webcast
10:00am - 11:00am Free

Join us for an interactive webcast to learn about innovation, entrepreneurship and STEM!

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Techweek TV : Changing the lives of people living with disabilities

10:00am - 10:55am Free

This incredible session looks at how Kiwi Tech is changing the lives of people with disabilities in Aotearoa

VEX IQ Robotics PD for Primary/Intermediate Teachers

Te Manawa , Manawatu-Whanganui
10:00am - 3:00pm Free

PD for primary and intermediate school teachers.
Find out how easy it is to build, program and compete with VEX IQ robots.

Tauhara College STEM Innovation Hub Open Day

Tauhara College, Taupo
10:30am - 12:30pm Free

STEM in the classroom
Innovative student projects addressing Real World Problems

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All You Can Eat - South Taranaki

TSB Hub, Taranaki
11:30am - 2:00pm Paid

What will the Agri Food sector of tomorrow look like?
Join the discussion and get a taste of the future

CAANZ - Tech, the cultural mindshift

Gothenburg Retaurant, Waikato
12:00pm - 1:30pm Paid

A discussion on how business, management and leaders need to shift their thinking into agile and digital age.

How to Use Social Media: For Beginners

TenForward Technology Lounge, Auckland
12:00pm - 2:00pm Free

Come along to our beginners guide to using social media apps on your phone and bring all your questions and problems for us to help you.

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Maori Tech Showcase - Rangatahi (Youth)

Claudelands, Waikato
12:00pm - 3:00pm Free

Rangatahi and Technology - celebrating learning and experience opportunities for Rangatahi in technology and innovation

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#FutureSlam: Harnessing technology to amplify Arts & Culture

Auckland Museum, Auckland
12:30pm - 4:05pm Paid

Explore how technology is being amplified in more meaningful and personal ways

She Can Code @ Timaru

Landing Service Conference Centre, Timaru
12:30pm - 2:30pm Free

Celebrating and inspiring girls, women and non-binary people coding throughout Aotearoa

Sling & Stone presents: Media training for founders

Biz Dojo Ponsonby, Auckland
2:00pm - 4:00pm Free

A specially designed session to teach startup and small business founders how to confidently manage and perform well in media interviews.

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Techweek TV: Own your idea with a fast IP check

2:00pm - 2:25pm Free

Hear from the Intellectual Property Office as they identify the various types of IP and the fast new way to check your trade mark ideas.

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Techweek TV: Helping SME's grow

3:30pm - 3:55pm Free

Discover how NZ FinTech companies are helping SMEs in Aotearoa succeed. Join this session as we shine a light on Kiwis helping Kiwis.

TECH-Xpectations

B:HIVE aka The Business Hive - Smales Farm, Auckland
4:00pm - 6:00pm Free

Examine the future of tech with leading tech innovators.

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Techweek TV : Innovation that's good for the world - Wellington showcase

4:00pm - 4:25pm Free

We showcase two Wellington organisations doing good for the world. Hear about their impact on the way business is done.

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Techweek TV : How the NZBN will change the future of business

4:30pm - 4:55pm Free

A globally unique identifier, the New Zealand Business Number is changing the way we do business. This session covers all you need to know.

User Experience for Augmented Reality

Victoria University of Wellington, School of Architecture and Design, Wellington
4:30pm - 5:30pm Free

Join our monthly UX Meetup and learn about UX for AR with Kah and Maurizio

AI in the Medical Sector – New Zealand and German Opportunities

German-New Zealand Chamber of Commerce, Auckland
5:00pm - 7:00pm Free

AI - German AI- "Engineering" on Smart Parkinson’s Monitoring and Brain Games.

How IoT and Machine Learning on AWS are helping native birds

Department of Conservation, Wellington
5:00pm - 7:30pm Free

Learn about how The Department of Conservation is using the Internet of Things and Machine Learning on AWS to help save the kākāpō and kiwi.

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Maori Tech Showcase - Business and Innovation

Claudelands, Waikato
5:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Look, feel and celebrate Maori in tech for business and innovation

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Pixel Fusion presents 'The Great Innovation Debate'

Pixel Fusion, Auckland
5:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Is building capability & culture more important for innovation than governance & process? Join us to find out: 21 May at Pixel Fusion, 5pm

FoundX

Otago University Business School, Dunedin
5:30pm - 8:30pm Free

FoundX is a must attend event for anyone in the startup community!

Fulbright Forum - Wellington

BizDojo Market Lane, Wellington
5:30pm - 7:00pm Free

Join us for an evening of ideas and innovation.

Building Inclusive Tech Teams

Xero HQ, Auckland
6:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Learn from the most wonderful panel of speakers about their journeys and tips they have around gender, culture, accessibility in context of technology and team building.

F*ckUp Nights Auckland

Roam Creative, Auckland
6:00pm - 9:00pm Paid

F*ckUp Nights is a global movement and event series that shares stories of professional failure.

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The AI Debates: Automation

Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington
6:00pm - 7:00pm Free

Victoria University of Wellington presents one of three debates about the upcoming challenges of artificial intelligence.

Māori and Pasifika in Tech

TupuToa , Auckland
6:30pm - 7:30pm Free

Come and hear stories of Māori and Pacific people in Tech and find out about opportunities in the sector.

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MaD2019: Future-proofing New Zealand's Manufacturing and Design Economy

Cordis Auckland, Auckland
20 — 21 May Paid

MaD2019 will bring together the national, cross-disciplinary industry and researcher network of manufacturers, designers and entrepreneurs.

BrewTech: The Past, Present & Future within the iconic Speights Brewery

Speights Brewery, Dunedin
21 — 22 May Paid

A unique & exclusive look behind the scenes at the cutting edge technology used at the iconic Speights Brewery followed by a 3 course meal & beer match.

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Emerging Tech in Health 2019 – better healthcare through data analytics

Rydges Latimer Hotel, Christchurch
21 — 22 May Paid

Better health care through data analytics / Exploring the digital future of clinical practice

Connecting families to broadband

Onehunga Community Library, Auckland
20 — 23 May Free

Calling families with U18's! Connect to cheap, flexible, prepay broadband in your own home.

Launch! Co-working - Free All Week!

Launch, Gisborne
20 — 24 May Free

Free usage of Launch! Co-working for Tech-week 2019

Access Auckland Libraries online books, newspapers & more

Onehunga Community Library, Auckland
20 — 24 May Free

Book a free 'Book A Librarian' session to learn more about e-books, e-magazines, e-newspapers and e-audiobooks

OCHO Tour & Tasting

OCHO Chocolate Factory, Dunedin
21 — 25 May Paid

Visit Dunedin's Craft Chocolate Factory.

Blockwith

Aotea Square, Auckland
20 — 26 May Free

Step into the digital playground of Blockwith, where you create your own avatar on your smartphone then watch as it interacts and builds an ever-changing landscape with others on the larger-than-life, Digital Stage in Aotea Square.

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Virtual Reality Experience

Puke Ariki , Taranaki
20 — 26 May Free

Join us for a Virtual Reality experience at Puke Ariki, and marvel as you enter impossible places and magical worlds!

Gaming Skills at TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids

TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids, Auckland
20 — 26 May Paid

Are your kids budding gaming enthusiasts? Send them along to TenForward to learn gaming skills in a safe, kid-friendly environment!

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Vector Lights for Techweek

20 — 26 May Free

Vector Lights on Auckland Harbour Bridge will be lit up using the imagination of our next generation. Don't miss this incredible spectacle!

Wednesday 22 May

Women in Tech Breakfast Series

Deloitte, Wellington
7:00am - 8:30am Paid

Join us to hear inspiring stories from women in tech and network with others who are passionate about helping more women into tech careers.

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SME Digital Retreat: Using Technology to Succeed in Small Business

Orca Bar and Restaurant, Waikato
8:00am - 3:00pm Paid

Creating A Successful Digital Platform

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CFA Society New Zealand, Investment Conference; Alternative Finance and Alternative Investments

Hilton Auckland, Auckland
8:30am - 6:00pm Paid

A full-day forum on Alternative Finance and Alternative Investments. Hear from experts and have your questions addressed.

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Location Intelligence 2019

Vodafone xone, Christchurch
8:30am - 5:00pm Paid

The digital geography event of the year!

TourismTech19

PIHMS, Taranaki
8:30am - 5:30pm Paid

TourismTech19 will challenge your thinking, innovative ideas and get the creative juices flowing. A 'start-up' style event, people will form groups and develop solutions for a particular issue, idea or opportunity in the hospitality and tourism industry.

Basic YouTube 101

TenForward Technology Lounge, Auckland
9:00am - 11:00am Free

Let's learn how to make a YouTube Channel, how you upload videos from your phone, and presentation skills for delivering good content.

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Designing Solutions for the 21st Century

Credenza, Wellington
9:00am - 12:00pm Paid

The Britten Institute is bringing the Designing solutions for the 21st Century workshop to TechWeek 2019!

National Coworking Day

9:00am - 5:00pm Free

Discover and celebrate coworking for FREE all over Aotearoa on the 22 May 2019 during New Zealand's National Coworking Day.

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Techweek TV : The role of technology in the future of health

9:30am - 10:25am Free

Explore the impact of Tech on the future of the health sector, and hear how DHBs are already making the most of emerging innovations.

Disrupting Food with Tech

10:00am - 2:00pm Free

Explore the idea that breakthrough food technology needs breakthrough business models to truly be successful.

Squishy Circuits

Rotorua Library - Te Aka Mauri, Rotorua
10:00am - 11:00am Free

Bring your ideas to life with fun, hands-on playful learning with Squishy Circuits! For ages 3 - 5 years.

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Tech & Tea

Rotorua Library, Rotorua
10:30am - 12:00pm Free

Join Chorus & Senior Net for Tech & Tea to find out how the latest voice assisted devices can make your day-to-day life easier.

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Techweek TV: Real World AI in 2019 - practical insights from New Zealand businesses implementing Machine Learning solutions

10:30am - 11:25am Free

AI Forum Executive Director Ben Reid leads a panel discussion on AI business cases, from challenges experienced to lessons learnt.

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Techweek School Series: 21st Century Skills Workshop

Virtual, Nationwide Webcast
11:00am - 12:30pm Free

Learn critical 21st century skills with a hands-on workshop from Code Avengers

Achieving results for the environment through technology

Virtual, Nationwide Webcast
12:00pm - 1:00pm Free

Manaaki Whenua is the Crown Research Institute for our land and we are using technology in innovative ways that goes far beyond our boarders

Growth Capital and Funding in Tech

Taupo Yacht Club, Taupo
12:00pm - 2:00pm Paid

"Show me the money!"

Use Apps on your phone to order food, taxi, book holidays...

TenForward Technology Lounge, Auckland
12:00pm - 2:00pm Free

When people say "oh just do that online!" - does it seem just too hard to you? HOW do you do it online??

Women in Tech networking event

Wintec - Design Factory, Waikato
12:00pm - 2:00pm Free

An opportunity to connect and catch up as part of Techweek19 Waikato

Every now and then I need to tow a boat - Everyday questions about EV's in New Zealand

Otago Museum, Dunedin
1:00pm - 3:00pm Free

Everyday questions and mythbusting about Electric Vehicles (EV's) in NZ. Panel talk about electric vehicles followed by EV showcase.

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Techweek TV : Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) and it's impact

2:00pm - 2:55pm Free

4IR describes the new industrial era. Discover how emerging Tech is shaping the future of manufacturing in Aotearoa.

Enter the age of the digital employee. Everything you need to know.

GridAKL / John Lysaght, Auckland
3:00pm - 5:00pm Free

Join experts from around New Zealand as they share their insights into the making, breaking, and integrating a digital employee.

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Techweek TV : Smart cities for a smart future

3:00pm - 3:55pm Free

Smart cities are appearing around the world. Uncover how emerging Tech is helping to create the safer, more efficient cities of the future.

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Techweek TV : Innovation that's good for the world - Christchurch showcase

4:00pm - 4:25pm Free

We showcase two Christchurch organisations doing good for the world. Hear about their impact on the way business is done.

Women in Tech - How women are rapidly reshaping our world

MOTAT, Gate C, Auckland
4:00pm - 8:00pm Paid

We welcome you to join us for a night of talks with women within the tech industry, as well exciting workshops organised by the education teams from The Mind Lab, MOTAT and special guests.

Big Ideas, Small Effort with Amazon AI

AWS Auckland, Auckland
5:00pm - 7:30pm Free

Discover how quickly and easily you can create real world AI solutions using out-of-the-box Amazon Web Services (AWS).

Every now and then I need to tow a boat - Everyday questions about EV's in New Zealand

Dunedin Public Library, Dunedin
5:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Every now and then I need to tow a boat: Panel talk about electric vehicles followed by Q&A and light refreshments.

Learner Capability and Employability

Otago Southland Employers Association, Dunedin
5:00pm - 6:30pm Paid

Innovation that is Good for the World: Interim findings of the Learner Capability Project

Hi Stakes: how to stake on CENNZnet?

Centrality, Auckland
5:30pm - 7:00pm Free

Aaron McDonald will explain why the world is moving to proof of stake and demo how anyone can run a node, stake tokens and receive rewards on the Centrality network.

MacDiarmid Institute: Advanced materials, making an impact on energy and sustainability

Aotea Centre , Auckland
5:30pm - 7:30pm Free

Advanced materials making an impact on energy and sustainability - MacDiarmid Institute, Industry interface event

Rotorua X Connect

Regent of Rotorua, Rotorua
5:30pm - 7:30pm Free

Are you interested in inspirational entrepreneurship? Are you a tech start-up?

Tech Talk

Puke Ariki , Taranaki
5:30pm - 6:30pm Free

Join us for a discussion about Virtual Reality technology!

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TINTalk: Series A Success: Taking the Leap from Angel to VC

Generator @ GridAKL / 12 Madden St, Auckland
5:30pm - 8:00pm Paid

Uncover the secrets to a successful transition from angel investment to private equity/venture capital

Where design + development meet

Wellington ICT Graduate School, Level 3, NEC House, Wellington
5:30pm - 6:30pm Free

Join us for a panel discussion with industry experts about collaboration as part of our weekly Master of User Experience Design class.

Fulbright Forum - Auckland

AUT City Campus, Auckland
6:00pm - 7:30pm Free

Two Fullbright Scholar Award recipients, discuss their roles and research

Tech Talanoa

Pacific Islanders Presbyterian Church, Wellington
6:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Sharing Pacific stories that connect, inspire and transform future Pacific journey's in Tech.

#TechTalanoa

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The AI Debates: Education

Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington
6:00pm - 7:00pm Free

Victoria University of Wellington presents one of three debates about the upcoming challenges of artificial intelligence.

2019 Gibbons Lecture - Searching for the quantum frontier

University of Auckland Business School - room 092, Auckland
6:30pm - 7:30pm Free

A great opportunity to hear an expert on 'Searching for the quantum frontier'

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Emerging Tech in Health 2019 – better healthcare through data analytics

Rydges Latimer Hotel, Christchurch
21 — 22 May Paid

Better health care through data analytics / Exploring the digital future of clinical practice

Techflix

Govett-Brewster Art Gallery/Len Lye Centre, Taranaki
22 — 25 May Paid

Tech goes to the movies! Join us at the cinema to enjoy some sci-fi gems

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LandWISE 2019: Rethinking Best Practice

Havelock North Function Centre, Hawke's Bay
22 — 23 May Paid

Rethinking Best Practice brings together lead researchers, tech providers and farmers to discuss how we can replace old practices with new thinking and technology.

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SouthMACH 2019

Horncastle Arena, Christchurch
22 — 23 May Free

SouthMACH 2019, the South Island's leading Technology trade show. See the latest Innovations in Engineering and Manufacturing!

Connecting families to broadband

Onehunga Community Library, Auckland
20 — 23 May Free

Calling families with U18's! Connect to cheap, flexible, prepay broadband in your own home.

Launch! Co-working - Free All Week!

Launch, Gisborne
20 — 24 May Free

Free usage of Launch! Co-working for Tech-week 2019

Access Auckland Libraries online books, newspapers & more

Onehunga Community Library, Auckland
20 — 24 May Free

Book a free 'Book A Librarian' session to learn more about e-books, e-magazines, e-newspapers and e-audiobooks

OCHO Tour & Tasting

OCHO Chocolate Factory, Dunedin
21 — 25 May Paid

Visit Dunedin's Craft Chocolate Factory.

Blockwith

Aotea Square, Auckland
20 — 26 May Free

Step into the digital playground of Blockwith, where you create your own avatar on your smartphone then watch as it interacts and builds an ever-changing landscape with others on the larger-than-life, Digital Stage in Aotea Square.

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Virtual Reality Experience

Puke Ariki , Taranaki
20 — 26 May Free

Join us for a Virtual Reality experience at Puke Ariki, and marvel as you enter impossible places and magical worlds!

Gaming Skills at TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids

TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids, Auckland
20 — 26 May Paid

Are your kids budding gaming enthusiasts? Send them along to TenForward to learn gaming skills in a safe, kid-friendly environment!

Highlight

Vector Lights for Techweek

20 — 26 May Free

Vector Lights on Auckland Harbour Bridge will be lit up using the imagination of our next generation. Don't miss this incredible spectacle!

Thursday 23 May

Regional Tech Breakfast - Cambridge

Onyx Cambridge, Waikato
7:00am - 9:00am Free

A locally based event to inspire and engage attendees from regional Waikato as part of the Techweek19 Waikato festival of innovation.

Women in Tech Breakfast Series

The Settlement Petone, Wellington
7:00am - 8:30am Paid

Join us to hear inspiring stories from women in tech and network with others who are passionate about helping more women into tech careers.

ExportNZ Breakfast: Medical Innovation for Global Good

Christchurch Town Hall , Christchurch
7:30am - 9:30am Paid

Join us at The Chamber's Export Breakfast and uncover the world of medical technology

Techie Brekkie 2019 - a feast for mind and body

Manawa, Christchurch
7:30am - 9:00am Free

To learn how the Canterbury region encourages innovation in health please join us at this free event.

Alexa Skills Workshop

AUT - Te Iringa Function Space, Sir Paul Reeves Building, Auckland
8:30am - 5:00pm Free

Build compelling voice experiences with Amazon Alexa Skills | Free workshop for developers, UX designers, and digital professionals.

An Introduction To Data Storytelling

Waikato Innovation Park, Waikato
9:00am - 11:30am Paid

Data is everywhere, but it’s what we do with data, what insights we tap into that make it so valuable.

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Designing Solutions for the 21st Century

Otago Polytechnic, Dunedin
9:00am - 12:00pm Paid

The Britten Institute is bringing the Designing solutions for the 21st Century workshop to TechWeek 2019!

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DIGI_X: Digital Decisions

EMA Business Hub Conference Centre, Auckland
9:00am - 4:00pm Paid

As a business-first technology conference, DIGI_X will reveal exciting use-cases of innovative tech in powering growth at scale and speed.

Great Ball Contraption Build Day

Te Manawa , Manawatu-Whanganui
9:00am - 3:00pm Free

Build your amazing Great Ball Contraption Module
10 free loan kits for pri / int schools from Manawatu/Rangitikei or bring own VEX IQ kit.

Launch!

Balmacewen Intermediate School, Dunedin
9:00am - 3:00pm Paid

Girls designing solutions to problems with software!

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Techweek TV: Based in a region and wanting to create a startup?

9:00am - 9:25am Free

This panel discussion looks at the pros and cons of being a startup in the regions, along with the support available to regional startups.

Using Google Maps to plan a public transport journey

TenForward Technology Lounge, Auckland
9:00am - 11:00am Free

Come to our beginner’s guide to using maps apps on your phone to help you plan a journey, find destinations, and figure out the best route.

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Techweek TV : Shift to a tech career in less than a year?

9:30am - 9:55am Free

How do you move to a tech career in less than a year? This panel discussion looks at ways to retrain into tech, or get tech-job ready.

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Techweek School Series: How to Create an App

Virtual, Nationwide Webcast
10:00am - 11:00am Free

Want a fun and interactive session in your classroom to teach kids about app building?

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Techweek TV: Internet of Things - Are we ready for this continued change?

11:00am - 11:55am Free

Get a grasp on the evolution, impact and future of Internet of Things. Also hear from two Kiwi AgriTech companies in this space.

Healthy Air, Healthy Children @ Unitec 2019

183-2104, Auckland
11:30am - 3:30pm Free

Showcase how Unitec teaches high school students using technology to help raise environmental concerns at their school.

Storytelling and Tech Festival - Rangatahi

Toi Ohomai - Mokoia Campus, Rotorua
11:30am - 2:30pm Free

A one-day full-on festival of innovation and discovery focused on Storytelling and Tech, encouraging Rangatahi to consider tech careers and Rotorua's future.

How to sell stuff on Trademe and Facebook Marketplace using your phone

TenForward Technology Lounge, Auckland
12:00pm - 2:00pm Free

Our beginner’s guide to selling online teaches how easy it is to use your phone to have your unwanted items listed for sale in minutes.

Leading through Change with Nicki McClintock

Taupo Yacht Club, Taupo
12:00pm - 2:00pm Paid

With progress coming thick and fast, leaders need to become skilled in governing teams in an environment of fast-paced change.

Smart Cities Lunch

Hamilton City Council, Waikato
12:00pm - 2:00pm Free

Find out more about Smart Hamilton, what the future of smart cities could look like, and developments from Australia, NZ and the globe!

The ocean now?

Dunedin School of Art, Dunedin
12:00pm - 1:00pm Free

Alex Monteith works with video/new media

Digital workspaces and employee experience

12:30pm - 1:00pm Free

Want a kick ass employee experience? Learn about creating an environment where employees can thrive at work: culture, spaces, & technology.

UK Tech Opportunities Post-Brexit

MinterEllisonRuddWatts, Auckland
12:30pm - 2:30pm Free

Come and find out why the UK remains the top European hub for global tech investors!

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Techweek TV : Creative Women In Tech

1:30pm - 1:55pm Free

How do we ensure the next generation of women see Creative Tech as a career? We showcase stories and achievements of women in the industry.

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Techweek TV: How does sport innovate our world?

2:00pm - 2:55pm Free

Using the America's Cup as a focus, we examine how world class sporting events lead the way in innovation.

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Techweek TV: How are new technologies aiding conservation efforts in Aotearoa?

3:00pm - 3:55pm Free

We lift the curtain on the innovative organisations leading the way in animal conservation.

3D print your name!

Rotorua Library - Te Aka Mauri, Rotorua
4:00pm - 5:30pm Free

Come and check out the 3D printer at the Rotorua Library and your name printed on one!

She Can Code @ Te Wairoa

Wairoa Gaiety Theatre , Hawke's Bay
4:00pm - 5:30pm Free

Whakamanatia te hunga wāhine ki te Ao Matihiko! Celebrating Women in Digital Technology!

Storytelling and Tech Festival - Business

Toi Ohomai - Mokoia Campus, Rotorua
4:00pm - 7:00pm Free

A festival of innovation and discovery focused on Storytelling and Tech, encouraging businesses to consider how best to tell their story.

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Techweek TV: Innovation thats good for the world - Dunedin showcase

4:00pm - 4:25pm Free

Be inspired by the impact two local Med Tech companies are making on the future of our health sector.

Industry Networking

The Factory, Manawatu-Whanganui
4:30pm - 7:00pm Free

Networking with the tech week community

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Techweek TV : Where does our food really come from?

4:30pm - 5:00pm Free

What role is traceability playing in the rapidly expanding international food industry?

FLINT Waikato : Preparing for Success in the Digital Age

University of Waikato, Waikato
5:00pm - 7:00pm Free

If you think life is fast-paced now, the next wave of technology is going to make it even crazier.

Freelancing: From moonlight to moonshot!

The Common | The Entrepreneurs Playground, Auckland
5:00pm - 7:00pm Free

Want to hear more about sustainable freelancing and what it could mean for you?

The Future of Financial Services - how millennials and disruptors are changing the game

ClearPoint Innovation Garage , Auckland
5:00pm - 7:00pm Free

Get the latest innovation trends and hear how millennials are changing the banking and investment landscape in NZ and overseas.

The Future of Work: The 4th Industrial Revolution

Tait Communications, Christchurch
5:00pm - 8:00pm Free

How will the 4th Industrial Revolution affect the future of your work?!

UC innovation that is good for the world

Rehua Building, University of Canterbury, Christchurch
5:00pm - 8:00pm Free

A showcase of innovative UC academic research that is good for the world

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Lasers, Sperm, and other Great Ideas: Celebrating Academic Entrepreneurship

Generator @ GridAKL / 12 Madden St, Auckland
5:15pm - 7:30pm Free

Join the Dodd-Walls Centre to hear from Prof. Cather Simpson about her journey of turning bright ideas into something bigger!

mBots Robotics Club Taster

Rotorua Library - Te Aka Mauri, Rotorua
5:30pm - 6:30pm Free

Come along to Rotorua Library - Te Aka Mauri and see what robotics is all about!

Technology + experience = a winning formula

Petridish, Dunedin
5:30pm - 7:30pm Free

To dispel myths about age and technology, and inspire people with experience to consider entrepreneurship as a valid career option.

TechTalk

Tehtorium, Auckland
5:30pm - 8:00pm Free

TechTalk explores the current IT skills shortage from an industry and education solution perspective.

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Ada.Ada.Ada

Wairoa Gaiety Theatre , Hawke's Bay
6:00pm - 7:30pm Free

Whakamanatia te hunga wāhine ki te Ao Matihiko! Celebrating Women in Digital Technology!

Girls Night Out! - Inspiring Women Who Changed the World With Tech

Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Hawke's Bay
6:00pm - 8:00pm Free

An interactive workshop that showcases pioneering women in tech - inspiring the next generation of girls to follow in their footsteps.

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Inspiring Women in Tech

AUT City Campus, Auckland
6:00pm - 8:30pm Free

Come along to MYOB's Women in Tech special event and be inspired, informed and enlightened by the women making a mark on New Zealand's tech sector.

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The AI Debates: Employment

Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington
6:00pm - 7:00pm Free

Victoria University of Wellington presents one of three debates about the upcoming challenges of artificial intelligence.

Code Club for Adults

Rotorua Library - Te Aka Mauri, Rotorua
7:00pm - 8:00pm Free

It's never too late to give coding a go!

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LandWISE 2019: Rethinking Best Practice

Havelock North Function Centre, Hawke's Bay
22 — 23 May Paid

Rethinking Best Practice brings together lead researchers, tech providers and farmers to discuss how we can replace old practices with new thinking and technology.

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SouthMACH 2019

Horncastle Arena, Christchurch
22 — 23 May Free

SouthMACH 2019, the South Island's leading Technology trade show. See the latest Innovations in Engineering and Manufacturing!

Ag Innovations Bootcamp

Ferrybank Reception Centre , Waikato
23 — 24 May Paid

Ag and AgTech visionaries and service teams: learn how to build your business case, understand customer needs, prototype creative solutions.

Connecting families to broadband

Onehunga Community Library, Auckland
20 — 23 May Free

Calling families with U18's! Connect to cheap, flexible, prepay broadband in your own home.

Launch! Co-working - Free All Week!

Launch, Gisborne
20 — 24 May Free

Free usage of Launch! Co-working for Tech-week 2019

Access Auckland Libraries online books, newspapers & more

Onehunga Community Library, Auckland
20 — 24 May Free

Book a free 'Book A Librarian' session to learn more about e-books, e-magazines, e-newspapers and e-audiobooks

OCHO Tour & Tasting

OCHO Chocolate Factory, Dunedin
21 — 25 May Paid

Visit Dunedin's Craft Chocolate Factory.

Blockwith

Aotea Square, Auckland
20 — 26 May Free

Step into the digital playground of Blockwith, where you create your own avatar on your smartphone then watch as it interacts and builds an ever-changing landscape with others on the larger-than-life, Digital Stage in Aotea Square.

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Virtual Reality Experience

Puke Ariki , Taranaki
20 — 26 May Free

Join us for a Virtual Reality experience at Puke Ariki, and marvel as you enter impossible places and magical worlds!

Gaming Skills at TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids

TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids, Auckland
20 — 26 May Paid

Are your kids budding gaming enthusiasts? Send them along to TenForward to learn gaming skills in a safe, kid-friendly environment!

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Vector Lights for Techweek

20 — 26 May Free

Vector Lights on Auckland Harbour Bridge will be lit up using the imagination of our next generation. Don't miss this incredible spectacle!

Friday 24 May

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Startup Innovation Showcase

The Orchard, Northland
- Free

Investor showcase of start-ups from Te Tai Tokerau Northland, New Zealand

"Carving Your Salesforce Path" with Halo Consulting (Recruiter)

Deloitte Centre, Auckland
8:00am - 9:30am Free

Join us for a networking breakfast and to hear from Alric, Kelly, and Kat from Halo Consulting, a local Salesforce recruiting company.

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Hawke’s Bay Innovation Tour

Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Hawke's Bay
8:30am - 5:00pm Paid

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Designing Solutions for the 21st Century

The Common | The Entrepreneurs Playground, Auckland
9:00am - 12:00pm Paid

The Britten Institute is bringing the Designing solutions for the 21st Century workshop to TechWeek 2019!

Making the Most of Loyalty Points & Loyalty Apps

TenForward Technology Lounge, Auckland
9:00am - 11:00am Free

Airpoints, Flybuys, SmartFuel Discounts. This workshop cover a range of hints and tips to maximise your loyalty savings!

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Techweek TV: The new energy future, how are things changing

9:30am - 9:40am Free

Electric cars, solar power and growth are changing how we live, work, and travel. Uncover Auckland's energy future with the CEO of Vector.

Cubelets

Rotorua Library - Te Aka Mauri, Rotorua
10:00am - 11:00am Free

Use cubes to create robots which will move, light up and play sounds!

Digitisation Expedition (Citizen Science)

Virtual, Nationwide Webcast
10:00am - 11:00am Free

Want to be part of a real life science experiment? We need digital volunteers to digitise our valuable collections.

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Techweek TV : The essentials for start-ups

10:00am - 10:25am Free

Three companies tell us how they are disrupting and reinventing how they operate to fit the needs of the growing start-up scene in Aotearoa.

Virtual Eye Cricket Graphics

Edgar Centre, Dunedin
10:00am - 6:00pm Free

Ever wanted to see television Sports Graphics made? Bowl a cricket ball and the team from Animation Research will create live graphics.

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Techweek School Series: Creating the next generation of tech entrepreneurs

Virtual, Nationwide Webcast
10:30am - 11:30am Free

Run for Students by Students, learn how to transform an idea to reality through digital skills.

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Techweek TV : The changing face of financial services

10:30am - 10:55am Free

Will open data allow for a more competitive and transparent financial sector? This session discusses the potential risks and benefits.

AUT MESH Open

AUT City Campus - WG201, Level 2 Sir Paul Reeves Building, Auckland
11:00am - 3:00pm Free

See and experience a range of creative multidisciplinary student projects from AUT's School of Art + Design.

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Techweek TV : How does blockchain work and how is it being applied to advance industries and break norms?

11:00am - 11:25am Free

Aaron McDonald, CEO of Centrality, takes us on a blockchain journey. We look at how blockchain works and how it’s breaking the mould.

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Techweek TV: Reinventing education for a tech future and addressing inequality

11:30am - 12:25pm Free

To close the digital skills gap in the next decade, innovators will need to work together. We get the latest from industry experts.

Beginner Fortnite for Parents. Positive Gaming Workshop

TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids, Auckland
12:00pm - 2:00pm Free

So your kids play Fortnite and you've been rolling your eyes at how they never do anything else. Come to our parent's guide to Fortnite.

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Techweek TV : Automation in AgriTech - where to from here?

1:30pm - 1:55pm Free

A year on, we revisit how the world will be fed in 2050. Look at meat alternatives and the use of robotics in food production and farming.

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Techweek TV: Taking digital learning beyond the school gate

2:00pm - 2:25pm Free

How we can mitigate the issue of digital equality for the youth of Aotearoa? Join the discussion with Chorus and Network for Learning.

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Techweek TV: How Kiwis are tackling the global waste problem

3:00pm - 3:55pm Free

Learn how the Kiwi Tech industry is showing the world how to decrease waste that contaminates the environment, or goes to landfill.

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Techweek TV : Innovation that's good for the world - Auckland showcase

4:00pm - 4:25pm Free

We showcase two Auckland organisations doing good for the world. Hear about their impact on the way business is done.

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Techweek TV : Rocket Lab - Making space more accessible

4:30pm - 4:55pm Free

Rocket Lab is redefining how we access space - join the conversation

Blockchain Meetup

Waikato Innovation Park, Waikato
5:30pm - 8:30pm Free

Find out more about the true potential of Blockchain and the mechanics of decentralized applications.

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Hi-Tech Awards

Spark Arena, Auckland
6:00pm - 12:00am Paid

The NZ Hi-Tech Awards celebrate the international achievements of New Zealand tech companies and highest achieving individuals.

Girls Night Out! - Inspiring Women Who Changed the World With Tech

Hastings Library, Hawke's Bay
6:15pm - 8:15pm Free

An interactive workshop that showcases pioneering women in tech - inspiring the next generation of girls to follow in their footsteps.

PetriKutcha

Petridish, Dunedin
7:00pm - 8:30pm Paid

Join us for PetriKucha, a fun and fast paced evening of short presentations in the theme of INNOVATION THATS GOOD FOR THE WORLD.

Launch! Co-working - Free All Week!

Launch, Gisborne
20 — 24 May Free

Free usage of Launch! Co-working for Tech-week 2019

Access Auckland Libraries online books, newspapers & more

Onehunga Community Library, Auckland
20 — 24 May Free

Book a free 'Book A Librarian' session to learn more about e-books, e-magazines, e-newspapers and e-audiobooks

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Startup Weekend Kāpiti

Kapiti Community Center, Wellington
24 — 26 May Paid

Startup Weekend is a 54-hours, during which groups pitch ideas for new startup companies and work to develop a prototype & pitch to judges.

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Te Wā Heke: Invent the Future Festival

Lower Hutt Events Centre, Wellington
24 — 25 May Free

Experience how technology is changing the way we live through interactive exhibits on our future city.

OCHO Tour & Tasting

OCHO Chocolate Factory, Dunedin
21 — 25 May Paid

Visit Dunedin's Craft Chocolate Factory.

Amazon Alexa Games Hackathon

AUT City Campus, Auckland
24 — 26 May Free

Join the Hack! Come build fun & exciting voice-first Alexa Games at a two-day hackathon for the chance to win fabulous Amazon Echo prizes!

Blockwith

Aotea Square, Auckland
20 — 26 May Free

Step into the digital playground of Blockwith, where you create your own avatar on your smartphone then watch as it interacts and builds an ever-changing landscape with others on the larger-than-life, Digital Stage in Aotea Square.

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Virtual Reality Experience

Puke Ariki , Taranaki
20 — 26 May Free

Join us for a Virtual Reality experience at Puke Ariki, and marvel as you enter impossible places and magical worlds!

Gaming Skills at TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids

TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids, Auckland
20 — 26 May Paid

Are your kids budding gaming enthusiasts? Send them along to TenForward to learn gaming skills in a safe, kid-friendly environment!

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Vector Lights for Techweek

20 — 26 May Free

Vector Lights on Auckland Harbour Bridge will be lit up using the imagination of our next generation. Don't miss this incredible spectacle!

Saturday 25 May

Medical Devices & Technologies Showcase

Leech Study Space, Level 3, Faculty of Engineering building, The University of Auckland, Auckland
9:00am - 6:00pm Free

Witness how the worlds most innovative technologies, such as robot exoskeletons, can help change peoples lives!

New Dexterity Expo: Robotics and Biomechatronics

Leech Study Space, Level 3, Faculty of Engineering building, The University of Auckland, Auckland
9:00am - 6:00pm Free

Interested in robotics, human augmentation or biomechatronics?
Join us for a full-day, hands-on experience at the University of Auckland!

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TechGirlsNZ

Xero HQ, Auckland
9:30am - 2:00pm Paid

Get ready for a fun morning of meeting likeminded people, hearing inspirational stories, and learning more about tech.

DuneCorps - Multiplayer Gaming Event

Sargood Centre, Dunedin
10:00am - 2:00pm Free

A community initiative for young video game enthusiasts to exercise their favourite gaming hobby in an authentic, social atmosphere.

The 3D Basics! - Basic intro to 3D Design, 3D modelling and 3D printing workshop

YMCA 4C, Christchurch
10:00am - 12:00pm Paid

Get started on your own 3D printing journey with Amelia Diggle, from HI Jewellery. Hosted at the new YMCA 4C technology centre.

Dunedin TEXpo 2019

Otago University Business School, Dunedin
11:00am - 3:00pm Free

See and experience Dunedin's most innovative tech products, research and industries.

Minecraft Hour of Code

Otago Polytechnic, Dunedin
11:00am - 3:00pm Free

Take part in a supervised online tutorial that will help you explore computer coding, working with the popular Minecraft game.

Techflix By The Sea

Everybody's Theatre, Taranaki
1:00pm - 9:30pm Paid

Techflix goes coastal! Join us at Opunake's historic cinema to enjoy some sci-fi gems

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Indie Game Showcase

GridAKL / John Lysaght, Auckland
2:00pm - 5:00pm Free

Come and check out what's new on the independent (indie) game scene. Play games, meet the developers, and try making your own game.

She Can Code @ Kerikeri

Turner Centre , Northland
2:00pm - 4:00pm Free

Celebrating and inspiring girls, women and non-binary people coding throughout Aotearoa

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Ada.Ada.Ada

Turner Centre , Northland
4:30pm - 6:00pm Free

Inspiring every generation

Film - CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap

Hoyts Cinema - Sylvia Park, Auckland
4:30pm - 6:00pm Free

A documentary explores the reasons for the gender and minority hiring gap among software engineers.

Hackfest for Voluntari.ly - Industry in the classroom

Unleash Space, Engineering, Auckland
25 — 26 May Free

Work on a real software platform, built with industry-leading technologies, while contributing to a valuable cause.

CENNZ – ED: Developer Learning Weekend

Centrality, Auckland
25 — 26 May Free

Upskill yourself on the latest software for building blockchain apps!

Techfugees Koraunui Stokes Valley Hackathon

Koraunui Stokes Valley Community Hub, Wellington
25 — 26 May Free

BE INSPIRED! We'll come together & roll up our sleeves to develop solutions to the challenges faced by former refugees when they resettle in NZ.

The Lazy Innovation Workshop

The Learning Wave, Auckland
25 — 26 May Free

Are you considering creating a startup, or do you want to work in innovation in an existing business? Then this Workshop is for you!

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Te Wā Heke: Invent the Future Festival

Lower Hutt Events Centre, Wellington
24 — 25 May Free

Experience how technology is changing the way we live through interactive exhibits on our future city.

OCHO Tour & Tasting

OCHO Chocolate Factory, Dunedin
21 — 25 May Paid

Visit Dunedin's Craft Chocolate Factory.

Amazon Alexa Games Hackathon

AUT City Campus, Auckland
24 — 26 May Free

Join the Hack! Come build fun & exciting voice-first Alexa Games at a two-day hackathon for the chance to win fabulous Amazon Echo prizes!

Blockwith

Aotea Square, Auckland
20 — 26 May Free

Step into the digital playground of Blockwith, where you create your own avatar on your smartphone then watch as it interacts and builds an ever-changing landscape with others on the larger-than-life, Digital Stage in Aotea Square.

Have a go with LEGO Mindstorms and FIRST LEGO League Challenge mats!

Imagination Station, Christchurch
25 — 26 May Free

Drop in and have a go with LEGO Mindstorms and FIRST LEGO League Competition mats!

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Virtual Reality Experience

Puke Ariki , Taranaki
20 — 26 May Free

Join us for a Virtual Reality experience at Puke Ariki, and marvel as you enter impossible places and magical worlds!

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Vector Lights for Techweek

20 — 26 May Free

Vector Lights on Auckland Harbour Bridge will be lit up using the imagination of our next generation. Don't miss this incredible spectacle!

Sunday 26 May

Coding & Robotics Class for Kids (6-9yrs)

ClearPoint Innovation Garage , Auckland
9:00am - 12:30pm Free

Join a supervised session that will help children explore and learn to program the Edison Robot with SCRATCHPAD.

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Robot Smackdown

Te Atatu Peninsula Community Centre, Auckland
10:00am - 5:00pm Free

Robots live among us - they are friendly.. mostly.
This is a celebration of all things robotic being built in our communities!

Amazon Alexa Games Hackathon

AUT City Campus, Auckland
24 — 26 May Free

Join the Hack! Come build fun & exciting voice-first Alexa Games at a two-day hackathon for the chance to win fabulous Amazon Echo prizes!

Blockwith

Aotea Square, Auckland
20 — 26 May Free

Step into the digital playground of Blockwith, where you create your own avatar on your smartphone then watch as it interacts and builds an ever-changing landscape with others on the larger-than-life, Digital Stage in Aotea Square.

Have a go with LEGO Mindstorms and FIRST LEGO League Challenge mats!

Imagination Station, Christchurch
25 — 26 May Free

Drop in and have a go with LEGO Mindstorms and FIRST LEGO League Competition mats!

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Virtual Reality Experience

Puke Ariki , Taranaki
20 — 26 May Free

Join us for a Virtual Reality experience at Puke Ariki, and marvel as you enter impossible places and magical worlds!

Gaming Skills at TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids

TenForward Technology Lounge for Kids, Auckland
20 — 26 May Paid

Are your kids budding gaming enthusiasts? Send them along to TenForward to learn gaming skills in a safe, kid-friendly environment!

Highlight

Vector Lights for Techweek

20 — 26 May Free

Vector Lights on Auckland Harbour Bridge will be lit up using the imagination of our next generation. Don't miss this incredible spectacle!