Media Release

ICE Tech 360 initiative prepares emerging talent for tech jobs

New Zealand’s leading technology association and an emerging talent placement consultancy have teamed up to better prepare recent graduates for careers in the tech sector. The New Zealand Technology Industry Association (NZTech) and ICE Professionals have collaborated to set up ICE Tech 360 an initiative that will give high quality graduates a full year’s work … Continue reading "ICE Tech 360 initiative prepares emerging talent for tech jobs"
Media Release

Top entrepreneur and tech innovator appointed to NZTech Board

One of New Zealand’s most highly regarded entrepreneurs and technology innovators has been appointed as an independent board member of leading industry association, NZTech (the New Zealand Technology Industry Association). The Mind Lab founder and Chairperson Frances Valintine has been appointed to the board following a process that saw more than 20 people nominated for … Continue reading "Top entrepreneur and tech innovator appointed to NZTech Board"
Media Release

NZTech announces three new board members

The country’s technology industry association has elected three new members to its board at their latest AGM in Auckland. New Zealand Technology Industry Association (NZTech) promotes the technology industry’s role in accelerating economic and social advance for New Zealanders, through direct collaboration with government leaders and other sector groups, and communication with all manner of … Continue reading "NZTech announces three new board members"
Events

Tech talent connects in Texas

The CEO of one of New Zealand’s fastest growing software companies is praising New Zealand’s involvement in the South by Southwest (SXSW) trade show in Austin, Texas and the follow up online TechConnect event, as much-needed initiatives to attract more tech talent to New Zealand. The SXSW trade show in Austin, Texas next month is … Continue reading "Tech talent connects in Texas"
Media Release

Collaboration promotes Kiwi tech in Texas

A unique collaboration between the private and public sectors will help promote Kiwi tech innovation, recruit investors and attract qualified specialists at next month’s South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin, Texas. The New Zealand Technology Industry Association (NZTech) is teaming up with Immigration New Zealand, NZTE and a number of Kiwi tech companies to … Continue reading "Collaboration promotes Kiwi tech in Texas"
Media Release

Tech sector concerned at slip in education standards

The fastest growing industry sector in New Zealand has reacted strongly to an international report that shows New Zealand has slipped backwards in education standards when compared to other OECD countries. The latest OECD PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment) survey revealed that New Zealand’s performance has gone backwards dramatically in maths, science and reading.  New … Continue reading "Tech sector concerned at slip in education standards"