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Saturday 22 May

Moonhack 2021

VIRTUAL
8:00am - 7:00pm Free

Code your way to the stars in Moonhack 2021!

Introduction to using Smartphones

Grey District Library, West Coast
10:00am - 12:00pm Free

Introduction to using Smartphones

Don't Ruin Your Website! - A Website Optimisation Clinic

VIRTUAL
22 — 29 May Paid

Is your website serving your company or your customers? Get your website diagnosed and optimised to increase traffic, conversion and sales.

Jam in the Makerspace

Manurewa High School Makerspace, Auckland
22 — 29 May Free

Create. Play. Learn. Make.

How to Create an Effective Infographic

VIRTUAL
22 — 29 May Paid

2021 is the year of visual storytelling. Learn to create infographic! Get to know the trends and techniques to convert data into visual now.

Sunday 23 May

Tautoko - Support

VIRTUAL
12:00pm - 12:30pm Free

This Panel discussion is on the back of a couple of days workshop to offer tautoko support to the Christchurch attack impacted community especially widows and young women looking for IT as a career.

Open Knowledge: How to Be Part of Wikipedia - A Youth Event

Byte - Digital Hub - Greymouth, West Coast
2:30pm - 4:30pm Free

Don't just use Wikipedia, contribute and edit it! Learn how to set up an account, add photos, articles, fill knowledge gaps and more.

Monday 24 May

Innovative tech in the classroom

HYBRID
8:45am - 7:00pm Free

PLD day for all teachers interested in exploring a range of innovative digital technologies that be integrated across the curriculum.

Accelerating Business Growth in the Agri Sector

BDO Gisborne, Tairāwhiti Gisborne
HYBRID
9:00am - 11:00am Free

Unleash the power of an integrated software system combo such as Xero, PaySauce & Figured in your farming business today.

How to do internet banking

10:00am - 12:00pm Free

Cheques are being phased out and some bank branches are closing. Come along and learn how to do internet banking safely and confidently.

Tech careers in New Zealand

James Hargest College, Southland
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.

Guide to Social Media and TV on Demand

Regional Digital Hub, Tairāwhiti Gisborne
12:00pm - 1:00pm Free

Guide to social media from the basics of finding movies to watch in your own time to posting and sharing in online conversations.

3D Printing for Creative STEM Pathways

Taita Library Clubhouse, Walter Nash Centre, Wellington
1:00pm - 3:00pm Free

We introduce school students to 3D Printing - an exciting new way of making things and a fun new way of exploring STEM subjects.

Hyper focus – How to stay focused in an age of distraction!

AUT City Campus, Auckland
HYBRID
1:00pm - 2:00pm Free

In an age of distractions, learn how to become more focused at work and more present in your private life!

The story of stories, Lockdown and Social Media

VIRTUAL
1:00pm - 2:00pm Free

How does social media shape and frame events, especially in a world locked down in 2020/2021?

How do I create a smart city?

VIRTUAL
2:00pm - 2:45pm Free

Find out the best approaches to take to develop a smart city framework or strategy.

Building a Socially and Digitally Inclusive World

National Library, Wellington
5:30pm - 7:00pm Free

A conversation about the role libraries can and do play in building a socially and digitally inclusive world.

Intelligent Guardians

VIRTUAL
5:30pm - 8:00pm Free

A live discussion on utilising science and technology to protect and prosper.

Discussions on Digital Inclusion in our Communities

South Dunedin Community Network Hub, Dunedin
7:00pm - 9:00pm Free

A discussion on reducing barriers for the digitally excluded in Dunedin, networking to work together to achieve results for our communities

Tech@Alex

Alexander Library, Whanganui District Library, Whanganui
24 — 28 May Free

From phonebooks to microfilm scanners - a hands-on demonstration of the technology used to research local heritage, history and whakapapa.

Library Online

Whanganui District Library, Whanganui
24 — 27 May Free

Get free access to books, movies, audiobooks, magazines and newspapers through our library apps at Whanganui District Library.

Starting an Indie Hacker Business

GridAKL / John Lysaght, Auckland
HYBRID
24 — 25 May Free

The path to Indie Hacker in New Zealand.
Challenges, approaches to consider and loads of discussion.

Industry 4.0: VR for remote robotic operation

Flexible Space 220, Engineering Core, Ōtautahi Christchurch
24 — 26 May Free

This system takes human operators out of unpleasant working environments by equipping robots with human intelligence

Library TechZone

Whanganui District Library, Whanganui
24 — 27 May Free

Join us at the Whanganui District Library for a demonstration of coding using Makey Makey, Raspberry Pi and Ozobot devices.

Scratch Coding and 3D Printing Design Course

24 — 28 May Free

Come and learn basic Scratch coding to build a 3D model that can be printed on our 3D printers at Puke Ariki and in the Community Libraries.

Callaghan Innovation 4.0 Showcase – Where technology meets chocolate

The Orchard, Te Tai Tokerau Northland
24 — 28 May Free

Callaghan Innovation has developed the 4.0 Mobile Showcase to engage, learn and imagine what is possible with Industry 4.0.

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!

Backspace: Vintage Computers from the National Library

National Library, Wellington
24 — 29 May Free

The ‘Backspace: Vintage computers…’ is a week-long pop-up exhibition, an opportunity to view and learn about legacy computers from the 1980s to early 2000s.

Techweek TV in Taranaki Libraries

Stratford Library and i-SITE , Taranaki
HYBRID
24 — 29 May Free

Techweek TV Live in Stratford and Hāwera

How to Create an Effective Infographic

VIRTUAL
22 — 29 May Paid

2021 is the year of visual storytelling. Learn to create infographic! Get to know the trends and techniques to convert data into visual now.

Daily Tech Trivia Challenge from National Library

VIRTUAL
24 — 30 May Free

Learn something new with these free online Tech quizzes!

Tuesday 25 May

Kanorau Digital: Grow your Online Confidence

Te Wananga o Aotearoa, Tairāwhiti Gisborne
9:00am - 3:00pm Free

Learn how to use digital devices and gain the confidence to use the internet to be connected to the world.

Kanorau Digital: Grow your online confidence

Te Wananga o Aotearoa - Tokoroa, Waikato
9:00am - 3:00pm Free

Learn how to use digital devices and gain the confidence to use the internet to be connected to the world.

Kanorau Digital: Grow your online confidence

Te Wananga o Aotearoa - Whakatane, Whakatane
9:00am - 5:00pm Free

Learn how to use digital devices and gain the confidence to use the internet to be connected to the world.

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Explore Hillary’s Hut - Antarctica in VR

AUT City Campus, Auckland
10:00am - 4:00pm Free

Step inside Sir Ed’s Antarctic hut using fully immersive virtual reality.

Amplify Engine Room

Suncourt Hotel and Conference Centre, Taupo
HYBRID
10:30am - 12:00pm Free

This year's collection of amazing speakers have all been innovative in using tech in their business to gain a competitive advantage

Senior Tech

St James Presbyterian Church, Taranaki
10:30am - 12:00pm Free

Want to learn more about online banking and safety? Keen to know how make the most of your smartphone? Join us for an opportunity to learn more about digital literacy

Smartphone Appy Hour

Sue Thomson Casey Memorial Library , West Coast
10:30am - 12:00pm Free

Come along to this FREE drop-in session and learn the basics of how to use your Smartphone.

Digital Clinic - Graphics

Byte - Digital Hub - Greymouth, West Coast
11:00am - 12:30pm Free

This is an open session designed to answer your questions around anything to do with graphics and images.

The Hype - DJ and Technology

HYBRID
11:00am - 12:00pm Free

Come have a korero with Andrew and learn about the history of the DJ, and how technology has advanced the DJ Industry.

Creative Writing with Technology

Regional Digital Hub, Tairāwhiti Gisborne
12:00pm - 2:00pm Free

Creative writing with technology — introducing some tools that can make it easier to do so.

3D Printing for Creative STEM Pathways

War Memorial Library, Wellington
1:00pm - 3:00pm Free

We introduce school students to 3D Printing - an exciting new way of making things and a fun new way of exploring STEM subjects.

He kaupapa Tāhuhu | Stories of Ancestry | Tai Huri Films Limited

1:00pm - 2:00pm Free

A live session - hear from Tai Huri Films, a new regionally based content producer and ambassador for recording and documenting cultural history using modern processes and techniques.

A Taste of Tomorrow: Next Generation Food & Farming

New Plymouth Boys' High School, Taranaki
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?

Digital Clinic - Katikati

Patuki Manawa Katikati, Tauranga
2:00pm - 5:00pm Free

Drop in for advice and support!

Iwi-University Partnership in Developing Māori ICT Capability

VIRTUAL
3:30pm - 5:00pm Free

Whakatōhea Māori Trust Board, Pūhoro STEM & University of Waikato discuss proven & upcoming approaches in developing Māori ICT capability

Inspiring Stories: Careers in Tech

Patuki Manawa Katikati, Tauranga
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.

Agritech Robotics & Automation with OMRON

Pettigrew Green Arena, Hawke's Bay
5:30pm - 6:30pm Free

Omron Robotics and Automation for Agritech in Hawke's Bay
Key note speaker: David Downes

Innovation for Inclusion – Socius XR & Disability Assistive Technology

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

Come and learn all about the VR platform transforming the landscape of inclusivity!

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The Truths to Gaming and Start-up - SheSharp Edition

GridAKL / John Lysaght, Auckland
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!

Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, DAOs DeFi and NFTs

TyanHaus, Ōtautahi Christchurch
6:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, DAO's, DeFi and NFT's

Breaking Boundaries in Bioengineering

The Shakespeare Restaurant & Brewery, Auckland
HYBRID
6:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Hear about some of the life-changing research being done at the Auckland Bioengineering Institute and help support an iconic venue.

Kanorau Digital: Grow your online confidence

Ara Rau, Tauranga
25 — 26 May Free

Learn how to use digital devices and gain the confidence to use the internet to be connected to the world.

Starting an Indie Hacker Business

GridAKL / John Lysaght, Auckland
HYBRID
24 — 25 May Free

The path to Indie Hacker in New Zealand.
Challenges, approaches to consider and loads of discussion.

Conquering remote work challenges for individuals and organisations

VIRTUAL
25 — 27 May Free

Remote working: get global, get ROI, get compliant, get healthy and productive!

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.

Kanorau Digital

Gonnville Cafe Library, Whanganui
25 — 26 May Free

Learn how to use digital devices and gain the confidence to use the internet to be connected to the world.

Industry 4.0: VR for remote robotic operation

Flexible Space 220, Engineering Core, Ōtautahi Christchurch
24 — 26 May Free

This system takes human operators out of unpleasant working environments by equipping robots with human intelligence

Library TechZone

Whanganui District Library, Whanganui
24 — 27 May Free

Join us at the Whanganui District Library for a demonstration of coding using Makey Makey, Raspberry Pi and Ozobot devices.

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Training cars with machine learning - a hackathon event using AWS

ANZ - Ground Floor Conference Venue, Wellington
25 — 27 May Free

A hackathon with a difference making the most of our in house learnings of Deepracer and the AWS platform ... a great way to understand the processes behind machine learning - something we use a lot in our data science at ANZ

Scratch Coding and 3D Printing Design Course

24 — 28 May Free

Come and learn basic Scratch coding to build a 3D model that can be printed on our 3D printers at Puke Ariki and in the Community Libraries.

Callaghan Innovation 4.0 Showcase – Where technology meets chocolate

The Orchard, Te Tai Tokerau Northland
24 — 28 May Free

Callaghan Innovation has developed the 4.0 Mobile Showcase to engage, learn and imagine what is possible with Industry 4.0.

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!

Backspace: Vintage Computers from the National Library

National Library, Wellington
24 — 29 May Free

The ‘Backspace: Vintage computers…’ is a week-long pop-up exhibition, an opportunity to view and learn about legacy computers from the 1980s to early 2000s.

Techweek TV in Taranaki Libraries

Stratford Library and i-SITE , Taranaki
HYBRID
24 — 29 May Free

Techweek TV Live in Stratford and Hāwera

How to Create an Effective Infographic

VIRTUAL
22 — 29 May Paid

2021 is the year of visual storytelling. Learn to create infographic! Get to know the trends and techniques to convert data into visual now.

Daily Tech Trivia Challenge from National Library

VIRTUAL
24 — 30 May Free

Learn something new with these free online Tech quizzes!

Wednesday 26 May

Beca Careers Day

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

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

Kanorau Digital: Grow your online confidence

Te Wananga o Aotearoa, Waikato
9:00am - 3:00pm Free

Learn how to use digital devices and gain the confidence to use the internet to be connected to the world.

SeniorTech: Open Day

Age Concern Otago, Dunedin
10:00am - 3:00pm Free

Offering seniors the opportunity to learn about digital literacy, tech tools, online banking and safety.

Using technology to protect your property

10:00am - 12:00pm Free

Learn about technology you can use to protect your property, including lighting, burglar alarms, and CCTV.

SeniorTech: Online Safety

Age Concern Otago, Dunedin
10:30am - 2:30pm Free

A fun and informative session for seniors who use computers, tablets, ipads or mobile devices, with tips on how to stay safe online.

Digital Clinic- Working with multiple devices

Byte - Digital Hub - Greymouth, West Coast
11:00am - 12:30pm Free

Using multiple types devices in your day to day work ?
This open session will answer your questions around working with multiple devices.

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InnoTribe Meetup at AUT

AUT City Campus, Auckland
12:00pm - 1:00pm Free

Join us at the next AUT InnoTribe meetup

Changing the World with Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Rāngai Studios, Tairāwhiti Gisborne
HYBRID
1:00pm - 2:00pm Free

Journey with us as we improve patient and community outcomes using Aotearoa's most advanced MRI system, here in Gisborne Tairāwhiti!

How Technology is changing the Comic Book Industry

The Orchard, Te Tai Tokerau Northland
VIRTUAL
2:00pm - 3:00pm Free

Aru Singh, Director of Plunge Enterprises NZ, will talk about how technology has changed the Comic Book Industry, especially during COVID-19.

3D Printing for Creative STEM Pathways

Porirua Library, Wellington
3:30pm - 5:30pm Free

We introduce school students to 3D Printing - an exciting new way of making things and a fun new way of exploring STEM subjects.

Hour of Code

Hakeke Community Centre and Library , Whanganui
3:30pm - 5:00pm Free

If you’re 7-12 years old, come join us for a hands-on experience of how technology works and how you can use coding to be creative!

Tech Careers Panel

University of Waikato, Tauranga Campus, Tauranga
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.

The AI Debate: AI Delivers Better Customer Experience Than Humans

NZME's iheartradio lounge, Auckland
4:30pm - 7:00pm Paid

Agree or disagree? Be bold – take a side and get involved! Join us for a dynamic, inclusive debate on the 26 May 2021

Tech for environmental sustainability in Taranaki

Puke Ariki , Taranaki
HYBRID
5:00pm - 7:00pm Koha

Come and learn how locals from Taranaki are using tech to protect our environment.

Māori & Pasifika: Pursuing Tech & Digital Pathways

Pipitea Cafe, Rutherford House, Wellington
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.

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.

Kanorau Digital

Gonnville Cafe Library, Whanganui
25 — 26 May Free

Learn how to use digital devices and gain the confidence to use the internet to be connected to the world.

Industry 4.0: VR for remote robotic operation

Flexible Space 220, Engineering Core, Ōtautahi Christchurch
24 — 26 May Free

This system takes human operators out of unpleasant working environments by equipping robots with human intelligence

Library TechZone

Whanganui District Library, Whanganui
24 — 27 May Free

Join us at the Whanganui District Library for a demonstration of coding using Makey Makey, Raspberry Pi and Ozobot devices.

Scratch Coding and 3D Printing Design Course

24 — 28 May Free

Come and learn basic Scratch coding to build a 3D model that can be printed on our 3D printers at Puke Ariki and in the Community Libraries.

Callaghan Innovation 4.0 Showcase – Where technology meets chocolate

The Orchard, Te Tai Tokerau Northland
24 — 28 May Free

Callaghan Innovation has developed the 4.0 Mobile Showcase to engage, learn and imagine what is possible with Industry 4.0.

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!

Backspace: Vintage Computers from the National Library

National Library, Wellington
24 — 29 May Free

The ‘Backspace: Vintage computers…’ is a week-long pop-up exhibition, an opportunity to view and learn about legacy computers from the 1980s to early 2000s.

Techweek TV in Taranaki Libraries

Stratford Library and i-SITE , Taranaki
HYBRID
24 — 29 May Free

Techweek TV Live in Stratford and Hāwera

How to Create an Effective Infographic

VIRTUAL
22 — 29 May Paid

2021 is the year of visual storytelling. Learn to create infographic! Get to know the trends and techniques to convert data into visual now.

Daily Tech Trivia Challenge from National Library

VIRTUAL
24 — 30 May Free

Learn something new with these free online Tech quizzes!

Thursday 27 May

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Digital Twin reality capture Waikato Cathedral

Beca Hamilton office - Level 2 - Waitomo House (above Volare Bakery) , Waikato
9:00am - 5:00pm Free

A showcase of the output from the technologies used to capture a comprehensive view of the 100 year old Waikato Cathedral.

Indigenous Empowerment through Digital Technology

Rāngai Studios, Tairāwhiti Gisborne
HYBRID
9:00am - 10:00am Free

Empowering Māori to create their own incomes/businesses through e-commerce.

Teachers' Tech Tour

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!

Digital Clinic - Open Session

Byte - Digital Hub - Greymouth, West Coast
11:00am - 2:00pm Free

This is an open session to answer any software, cloud or platform related questions.

Cybersecurity in health

VIRTUAL
12:30pm - 1:30pm Free

POSTPONED. New date to be advised. This webinar will explore best practices for cybersecurity in healthcare for suppliers and IT developers.

Computer Basics

Grey District Library, West Coast
2:00pm - 4:00pm Free

Computer Basics takes you through the basics of a computer and creates a solid foundation for continued digital literacy learning.

Get creative with online learning environments

VIRTUAL
3:00pm - 4:00pm Free

Synchronise your photos, audio, videos, bookmarks & more! A fun, interactive OB3 workshop to create and organise online media-rich documents.

Keeping our people safe through technology

Aurecon, Ōtautahi Christchurch
HYBRID
4:00pm - 5:00pm Free

We like to keep our people safe! Our lifesaving rules at Aurecon are about ensuring our people come home every day. We can use technology to help.

4C The future of a youth Tech hub

YMCA 4C, Ōtautahi Christchurch
5:00pm - 6:00pm Free

Come and hear about how we want to enhance tech learning for the cities youth and give feedback or how you can get involved.

3D Design and Printing drop-in with Brain Play!

Te Manawa , Auckland
6:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Come along to Te Manawa and try your hand at 3D printing!

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Blockchain 101 workshop

Centrality, Auckland
6:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Learn about blockchain technology and its use cases beyond cryptocurrencies

Gibbons Lecture: “Dissolving the interface between humans & computers"

Lib B10 Lecture Theatre, General Library Basement, (109-B10), UoA, Auckland
6:00pm - 7:30pm Free

The University of Auckland 2021 Gibbons Memorial Lecture Series
"Dissolving the interface between humans and computers"

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Making boats fly at the America’s Cup with Deep Reinforcement Learning

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

QuantumBlack will share how the team helped Emirates Team New Zealand defend and win the America’s Cup with AI.

Beginner's Guide to Vlogging for YouTube

Tai Poutini Polytechnic, West Coast
7:00pm - 8:30pm Free

Create your own Youtube Channel!

Library TechZone

Whanganui District Library, Whanganui
24 — 27 May Free

Join us at the Whanganui District Library for a demonstration of coding using Makey Makey, Raspberry Pi and Ozobot devices.

Headline

Training cars with machine learning - a hackathon event using AWS

ANZ - Ground Floor Conference Venue, Wellington
25 — 27 May Free

A hackathon with a difference making the most of our in house learnings of Deepracer and the AWS platform ... a great way to understand the processes behind machine learning - something we use a lot in our data science at ANZ

Scratch Coding and 3D Printing Design Course

24 — 28 May Free

Come and learn basic Scratch coding to build a 3D model that can be printed on our 3D printers at Puke Ariki and in the Community Libraries.

Te Moananui ā Toi Can Code

27 — 28 May Free

Our Hangarau Matihiko workshops are back for 2021!

Callaghan Innovation 4.0 Showcase – Where technology meets chocolate

The Orchard, Te Tai Tokerau Northland
24 — 28 May Free

Callaghan Innovation has developed the 4.0 Mobile Showcase to engage, learn and imagine what is possible with Industry 4.0.

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!

Backspace: Vintage Computers from the National Library

National Library, Wellington
24 — 29 May Free

The ‘Backspace: Vintage computers…’ is a week-long pop-up exhibition, an opportunity to view and learn about legacy computers from the 1980s to early 2000s.

Techweek TV in Taranaki Libraries

Stratford Library and i-SITE , Taranaki
HYBRID
24 — 29 May Free

Techweek TV Live in Stratford and Hāwera

How to Create an Effective Infographic

VIRTUAL
22 — 29 May Paid

2021 is the year of visual storytelling. Learn to create infographic! Get to know the trends and techniques to convert data into visual now.

Daily Tech Trivia Challenge from National Library

VIRTUAL
24 — 30 May Free

Learn something new with these free online Tech quizzes!

Friday 28 May

Headline

Transforming and growing Pacific economies through tech

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

How can digital and tech innovation help our Pacific neighbours rebuild their economies after COVID-19 and increase their resilience to climate change?

Fashion Innovation Expo

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

Textile Futures: Fashion design and technology

Kanorau Digital: Grow your online confidence

Te Wananga o Aotearoa - Waiwhero, Rotorua
9:00am - 3:00pm Free

Learn how to use digital devices and gain the confidence to use the internet to be connected to the world.

Business Models in the Digital Age

Basement@Basestation, Tauranga
10:00am - 12:00pm Paid

Business models in the digital age

How to use technology to automate your home

WEA building, Southland
10:00am - 12:00pm Free

Learn how to use Amazon Alexa to automate your home, protect yourself, and assist you in your daily life.

Creative Writing Goes Digital

11:00am - 12:00pm Free

Join author Michael Botur as he guides you through many of the digital tools Kiwis are using to share literature with the world – blogs, webpages, mobile content, apps, Spotify, YouTube, clickable narratives and more.

Maori Data - How can we harness the power of it to effect change?

Rāngai Studios, Tairāwhiti Gisborne
HYBRID
11:00am - 12:00pm Free

Join Ngapera, of Figure.NZ who shares her journey of how during lockdown they launched Pataka Raraunga, the world's first Maori data hub.

Do You Need a Smartphone? Why You Might like to Get One.

Regional Digital Hub, Tairāwhiti Gisborne
12:00pm - 1:30pm Free

Not sure how to use a smartphone? We will show you how with a small collection of smartphones for people to try before buying.

Smart Resilient Cities Showcase

Massey University, Wellington, Wellington
1:00pm - 5:00pm Free

The event will showcase cutting edge research on Smart Resilient Cities through talks and demonstrations.

Clean Tech: Touch the Future

Novotel New Plymouth Taranaki, Taranaki
2:00pm - 5:00pm Free

Heard about hydrogen and other transitional tech and want to know more? Visit the experts from GNS Science at Taranaki Techweek!

Democratisation of AI + food - Networking Event

Victory Venue, Manawatū
5:30pm - 8:30pm Free

Sudhir Rawat speaks on the Democratisation of AI, with lots of demos. Plenty of time to meet your colleagues in the local tech industry too.

2021 NZ Hi-Tech Awards Gala Dinner

Spark Arena, Auckland
6:00pm - 11:00pm Paid

The NZ Hi-Tech Awards celebrate New Zealand’s most successful high-tech companies and highest achieving individuals.

Dev environment setup & Hackathon briefing

Centrality, Auckland
6:00pm - 8:00pm Free

This workshop gets you ready for the CENNZnet Blockchain Hackathon.
*Required for CENNZnet Hackathon hackers!

Technology Challenges for Aotearoa’s Zero Carbon Future

Novotel New Plymouth Taranaki, Taranaki
6:00pm - 8:00pm Free

Join us for a panel discussion to explore NZ's energy future.

2021 NZ Hi-Tech Awards Live Stream

VIRTUAL
7:00pm - 11:00pm Free

Join us LIVE to celebrate New Zealand’s most successful high-tech companies and highest achieving individuals at the 2021 NZ Hi-Tech Awards.

Scratch Coding and 3D Printing Design Course

24 — 28 May Free

Come and learn basic Scratch coding to build a 3D model that can be printed on our 3D printers at Puke Ariki and in the Community Libraries.

Te Moananui ā Toi Can Code

27 — 28 May Free

Our Hangarau Matihiko workshops are back for 2021!

Callaghan Innovation 4.0 Showcase – Where technology meets chocolate

The Orchard, Te Tai Tokerau Northland
24 — 28 May Free

Callaghan Innovation has developed the 4.0 Mobile Showcase to engage, learn and imagine what is possible with Industry 4.0.

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!

Game Jam Aotearoa 2021

VIRTUAL
28 — 30 May Free

A fun collaborative weekend of game making. Join online from anywhere in NZ, meet new people or create with your friends, it's up to you!

Backspace: Vintage Computers from the National Library

National Library, Wellington
24 — 29 May Free

The ‘Backspace: Vintage computers…’ is a week-long pop-up exhibition, an opportunity to view and learn about legacy computers from the 1980s to early 2000s.

Techweek TV in Taranaki Libraries

Stratford Library and i-SITE , Taranaki
HYBRID
24 — 29 May Free

Techweek TV Live in Stratford and Hāwera

Daily Tech Trivia Challenge from National Library

VIRTUAL
24 — 30 May Free

Learn something new with these free online Tech quizzes!

Dunedin Schools Game Jam

Otago Polytechnic, Dunedin
28 — 30 May Free

A fun and collaborative weekend event of game making for Y12-13 Dunedin high school students, hosted by Otago Polytechnic.

Saturday 29 May

Algo-Rhythm: A whānau day of technology and music

National Library, Wellington
10:00am - 1:00pm Free

Discover the future of technology and music at Algo-rhythm with performances, VR, and more!

Git Workshop with Catalyst

University of Otago, Dunedin
10:00am - 4:00pm Free

Communicate, collaborate and document your work with this free training session in using Git

LEGO Technologies: WeDo2.0 for kids

Tūranga, Ōtautahi Christchurch
10:00am - 2:30pm Paid

Try out some of Imagination Station's newest robotics equipment for kids!

Design Innovation Creative Coding Workshop

Wellington Faculty of Architecture and Design Innovation. Te Herenga Waka–Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington
12:00pm - 1:00pm Free

Code with creative expression. An introduction to creating programmatically.

Technological Object Workshop

The Backhouse, Whanganui
1:00pm - 4:00pm Free

This afternoon event will examine a number of different technologies, and their use in artistic creation.

LEGO Technologies: WeDo2.0 for kids

Tūranga, Ōtautahi Christchurch
1:30pm - 2:30pm Paid

Designing Socially Inclusive Products

VIRTUAL
2:00pm - 3:00pm Free

Key principles for making our technology designs more socially inclusive to broader population groups

Reframing the Familiar - Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality

Wellington Faculty of Architecture and Design Innovation. Te Herenga Waka–Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington
2:00pm - 6:00pm Free

Join some of Te Whanganui-a-Tara's leading pioneers for a series of lightning talks & demos to see how VR/AR tech is being utilized.

LEGO Technologies: Spike Prime Robotics

Tūranga, Ōtautahi Christchurch
3:00pm - 5:00pm Paid

Challange a friend to a battle with Imagination Station's newest robotics equipment, "Spike Prime"!

Grey District Youth Trust Podcast Collab

Tai Poutini Polytechnic, West Coast
4:00pm - 6:00pm Free

Come along to the GDYT Podcast Collab and help develop the plan for the newest online platform for Grey District Youth!

Backspace: Vintage Computers from the National Library

National Library, Wellington
24 — 29 May Free

The ‘Backspace: Vintage computers…’ is a week-long pop-up exhibition, an opportunity to view and learn about legacy computers from the 1980s to early 2000s.

Techweek TV in Taranaki Libraries

Stratford Library and i-SITE , Taranaki
HYBRID
24 — 29 May Free

Techweek TV Live in Stratford and Hāwera

Jam in the Makerspace

Manurewa High School Makerspace, Auckland
22 — 29 May Free

Create. Play. Learn. Make.

How to Create an Effective Infographic

VIRTUAL
22 — 29 May Paid

2021 is the year of visual storytelling. Learn to create infographic! Get to know the trends and techniques to convert data into visual now.

Headline

CENNZnet Blockchain Hackathon

AUT City Campus, Auckland
29 — 30 May Free

Come and learn about the latest innovation in blockchain technology and build your own DApp on our network in a weekend! Cash prizes up for grabs!

Daily Tech Trivia Challenge from National Library

VIRTUAL
24 — 30 May Free

Learn something new with these free online Tech quizzes!

Dunedin Schools Game Jam

Otago Polytechnic, Dunedin
28 — 30 May Free

A fun and collaborative weekend event of game making for Y12-13 Dunedin high school students, hosted by Otago Polytechnic.

Become a UX Designer in the Post Covid Age

Roam Creative, Auckland
HYBRID
VIRTUAL
29 — 30 May Free

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

Sunday 30 May

Kiwibots Robotics Challenge

Vodafone Innov8 Building, Ōtautahi Christchurch
10:00am - 4:00pm Free

Kiwibots hosts the finals of the Kiwi Challenge robotics competition, with teams from all over the South Island.

Behind the screen - mysteries revealed

Tūranga, Ōtautahi Christchurch
10:30am - 12:30pm Free

Kids of all ages are invited to join in games and challenges that reveal the inner workings of digital technology

Headline

CENNZnet Blockchain Hackathon

AUT City Campus, Auckland
29 — 30 May Free

Come and learn about the latest innovation in blockchain technology and build your own DApp on our network in a weekend! Cash prizes up for grabs!

Daily Tech Trivia Challenge from National Library

VIRTUAL
24 — 30 May Free

Learn something new with these free online Tech quizzes!

Dunedin Schools Game Jam

Otago Polytechnic, Dunedin
28 — 30 May Free

A fun and collaborative weekend event of game making for Y12-13 Dunedin high school students, hosted by Otago Polytechnic.

Become a UX Designer in the Post Covid Age

Roam Creative, Auckland
HYBRID
VIRTUAL
29 — 30 May Free

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

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