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Have your say on vocational training

Last week the Toi Mai Workforce Development Council published Te Wao Toi Whānui | The Toi Whānui Forest, the workforce development plan (WDP) for vocational training for New Zealand’s digital technology sector.
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TechWomen welcomes Tuatahi First Fibre as new Associate Partner

TechWomen are delighted to announce Tuatahi First Fibre as a new associate partner. As a leader in Aotearoa’s ultrafast broadband revolution, Tuatahi First Fibre’s role is to meticulously plan and install a sprawling network of fibre optic cables across our country.
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TechWomen announce CyberCX as new Associate Partner

TechWomen are delighted to announce CyberCX as a new associate partner. CyberCX are a leading independent trans-Tasman provider of cyber security services and are committed to progressing gender equality and diversity in the workplace and the cyber security industry.
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NZ missing real growth opportunities – BlockchainNZ

In the wake of an inquiry into the future nature, impact and risks of cryptocurrencies by a select committee, industry body BlockchainNZ says New Zealand must seize the transformative opportunities blockchain technologies offer.   “There is an urgent need for proactive measures to harness the transformative potential of blockchain technologies,” says BlockchainNZ’s executive director, Alison Mackie. … Continue reading "NZ missing real growth opportunities – BlockchainNZ"
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NZTech pursues System Changer certification

Monday 19 February, 2024 NZTech proudly announces its commitment to becoming a System Changer through the Future-Fit framework. This marks a significant milestone in the organisation’s journey towards sustainability and social responsibility. “During the past two years, NZTech has produced ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) Reports under the Future Fit framework, solidifying its dedication to … Continue reading "NZTech pursues System Changer certification"
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BlockchainNZ challenges Reserve Bank’s ‘oxymoron’ stablecoin claim!

BlockchainNZ challenges the Reserve Bank of New Zealand’s (RBNZ) assertion that stablecoins are ‘oxymorons’, emphasising the transformative potential of blockchain technology for our economy, “By embracing blockchain technology and digital currencies, Aotearoa New Zealand can position itself as a leader in the global economy and unlock new opportunities for prosperity and growth,” says BlockchainNZ’s chair … Continue reading "BlockchainNZ challenges Reserve Bank’s ‘oxymoron’ stablecoin claim!"
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Progress and potential – review highlights big tech performance in reducing online harm in NZ

A world-first initiative aimed at reducing the risk of harmful online content in New Zealand continues to gather momentum.  NZTech Chief Executive Graeme Muller has today welcomed the first evaluation of the reporting required by the Aotearoa New Zealand Code of Practice for Online Safety and Harms (the Code) and announced the appointment of New … Continue reading "Progress and potential – review highlights big tech performance in reducing online harm in NZ"