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Report due soon will have positive implications for NZ

Georgia Taylor
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FinTech, Industry News, Media Release

Any day now the Royal Commission will release its initial findings into its first ever review of the integrity systems of New Zealand’s financial system.

The review covers New Zealand’s financial institutions along with industry bodies, regulators, dispute resolution schemes and the payments and settlement system.

FintechNZ general manager James Brown says the report will have implications for New Zealand, though he says it is encouraging to see the proactive positive work being done already by New Zealand’s major banks.

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Dr Lance O’Sullivan slams NZ health system

Chantal Thomas
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Industry News, Media Release

Pioneering digital doctor Lance O’Sullivan today blasted the New Zealand health system at the international Digital Nations summit in Auckland.

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NZ should celebrate its great global tech success – Ian Taylor

Chantal Thomas
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Industry News, Media Release

Ian Taylor, one of New Zealand’s most prominent tech experts, says New Zealand must celebrate it digital successes as one of the leading tech countries in the world.

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Inclusive collaboration needed to drive a digital NZ

Chantal Thomas
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Industry News, Media Release

The appointment of a chief technology officer for New Zealand is critical for the future of the country if we hope to be a thriving digital nation by 2030, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says.

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CTO appointment critical for New Zealand

Chantal Thomas
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Industry News, Media Release

The appointment of a chief technology officer (CTO) for New Zealand is critical for the future of the country if we hope to be a thriving digital nation by 2030, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says.  Graeme explains why here:

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Hard to consider a world without Uber…what next?

Chantal Thomas
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FinTech, Industry News

As the nation considers how New Zealand will look as a digital society in 2030, Kiwis need to take a moment to look back the equivalent period of the last 13 years, a prominent tech expert says.

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NZ at risk of falling behind global tech boom

Georgia Taylor
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Industry News, Media Release, Skills & Talent

The major consumer of digital skills, the tech sector, is growing rapidly and generating thousands of new roles a year in an exciting new digital economy, but NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller has questioned if New Zealand will fall behind other developed nations who are also struggling for skills.

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Urgent tech education action needed immediately

Georgia Taylor
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Industry News, Media Release, Skills & Talent

The tech sector and the government need to urgently co-invest in education, to better align tech courses with the future demands of the sector, a landmark digital skills report says.

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IoT devices topping Christmas wish lists in 2017

Chantal Thomas
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Industry News, NZ IoT Alliance

Exciting tech advances are playing a much greater part in Christmas gifts in New Zealand than ever before, Kriv Naicker, executive director of the New Zealand Internet of Things (IoT) Alliance says.

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New Zealand to be at the forefront of AI

Chantal Thomas
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AI Forum, Industry News

Auckland University’s Michelle Dickinson and Soul Machines business chief Greg Cross are among top key speakers at the biggest artificial intelligence (AI) event ever to be held in New Zealand next year.

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