Nominations for the NZTech Board close 5pm Thursday 18 June. We encourage you to send in your nominations for a role on the NZTech Board.
09 June 2015
In addition to electing six members for the NZTech Board at our AGM in July this year, the current Board has the opportunity to appoint two new board members to fill existing seats that have become vacant.
21 May 2015
16 February 2015
Apparently the tech sector has a major issue. Not enough skilled people available and it is only going to get worse. Everyone is talking about it so it must be true, right? When I visit members of NZTech the skills gap conversation invariably comes up as an issue regardless of the scale of the company. … Continue reading "NZTech Addressing the Skills Gap"
03 October 2014
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"
27 August 2014
If the numbers are any indication then the inaugural Shadow IT day being put on today across Auckland is shaping up to be a huge success. The initiative, aimed at encouraging more young women to choose a career in technology, is the brainchild of NZTech and MIT. Over 20 technology companies have volunteered to host … Continue reading "Shadow IT day shaping up as a big success"
04 August 2014
The New Zealand Technology Industry Association (NZTech) is welcoming progress on a business transformation project that will make it easier for business to interact with government agencies. The potential that APIs and access to backend government data might simplify transactions with government was thrashed out at a recent workshop hosted by NZTech and the Government … Continue reading "NZTech welcomes progress in the move to open up access to government agencies data"
01 August 2014
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"
30 June 2014
The policies promoted by NZTech on behalf of our members in the lead up to the 2014 NZ government elections. Vision To make New Zealand the world’s most connected nation. Rationale To increase the prosperity and well-being of all New Zealanders we must make strategic use of technology. We need to support our technology exporters … Continue reading "Technology Policy Platforms"
24 February 2014
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"