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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"
Media Releases Launches in New Zealand, Ushering a New Era in AI Solutions

January 8, 2024, a pioneering AI solutions provider, is set to revolutionise the Artificial Intelligencelandscape in New Zealand. The company, founded by industry stalwarts Dave Howden, Blair Woods,and Zane Hemmingsen Jensen, aims to unlock the full potential of AI for New Zealand businesses andgovernment agencies. Building upon their impressive history in creating boutique software … Continue reading " Launches in New Zealand, Ushering a New Era in AI Solutions"
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New website brings together latest thinking on AI governance

Callaghan Innovation and the AI Forum, New Zealand’s community of artificial intelligence technology champions, is today launching AI Governance, a new website to drive leadership in the responsible use and governance of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Aotearoa New Zealand.
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New study explores debanking challenges

Introducing Debanking and its Implications for Aotearoa New Zealand’s Web3 Ecosystem. Published by Web3NZ and supported by BlockchainNZ, this study explores debanking challenges in New Zealand’s business landscape.  Many banks and financial institutions have been cautious about providing services to digital asset-related businesses due to potential risks and regulatory uncertainty. The research found that over … Continue reading "New study explores debanking challenges"
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Highlight from the Aotearoa AI Summit

Kia ora, The recent AI Forum Summit in Auckland was undoubtedly a highlight of the year, full of insights, networking, and action plans geared toward the future of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in various sectors. IoT Alliance was thrilled to support an exclusive workshop with Mott MacDonald, focusing on bridging AI and IoT in infrastructure. The Workshop: Mott MacDonald … Continue reading "Highlight from the Aotearoa AI Summit"