Wellington is known for its success in arts and screen and for being a progressive capital with a global outlook. The creative heart of our city has more recently evolved to become a capital of innovation, home to world-leading startups.
Contact Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington Regional Coordinator: Wellington@techweek.co.nz
Wellington is home to some of our country's best established and fastest growing startups including Xero, Trade Me, Sharesies, Hnry, PikPok and, of course, Weta Digital. Wellington's tech scene spans
all sectors with particularly high-profile hubs for Fintech, Cleantech, Creative tech, Sustainable Foodsand SAAS.
Wellington's population is highly educated, with more science centres and scientists that anywhere else in Aotearoa. Wellington is a highly connected and collaborative city with ambitious leadership
and a focus on technology and innovation.
Tech week in Wellington is being led by CreativeHQ, a group who have supported startups for two decades, and WellingtonNZ, the economic development agency for the region.