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Spotlight on Christchurch

Blog post by Helen Shorthouse, 25th September 2017 This is an exciting couple of weeks for Christchurch, especially for the tech scene. On Tuesday I was at the launch of HMI’s Ohmio driverless shuttles. I’m pretty lucky, having already ridden in their airport autonomous vehicle last year. This time we went riding on the road outside […]

Relentless Innovation: Spark Venture’s Story

If you are an established company looking for ideas on how to innovate, if you are a start-up, or if you think you may have something to offer Spark, then this free event is a must attend for you. Thursday 28th September, 5.30 – 7pm, CECC – 57 Kilmore Street Ed Hyde, CEO of Spark Ventures […]

UCE Kathmandu NZ Student Social Enterprise Challenge

The UC Centre for Entrepreneurship (UCE) team is excited to invite you to attend the final presentations of the UCE Kathmandu NZ Student Social Enterprise Challenge. UC Centre for Entrepreneurship video Join us as the teams present their solution to a panel of judges on Tuesday 26 September from 5:00pm at the Engineering Core, University of Canterbury. This nationwide challenge is […]


CAN YOU TELL ME A BIT ABOUT SIGNAL? SIGNAL is a collaboration of University of Canterbury, Lincoln University, Ara Institute of Canterbury, University of Otago and Otago Polytechnic. We are all about growing and developing tech professionals for New Zealand. We offer a range of courses to encourage people into the profession and to develop […]

Spotlight on Watson

Create Disruption. See the Unseen   Organisations can already see the opportunity digital disruption presents – transforming how people and businesses interact and how companies engage with customers.  Learn how business leaders and IT professionals create disruption and harness  transformation leveraging the value of IBM cognitive technologies. Define your own disruption and see how you […]

2017 HiNZ Conference

You are invited to NZ’s largest Digital Health Event   The 2017 HiNZ Conference, in Rotorua on 1 – 3 November, will feature 28 keynote speakers and over 200 presentations on local digital health projects. This event gives you the opportunity to learn from global experts, network with local decision-makers and hear about the latest […]

Q&A Interview with Trimble’s Managing Director, Corinne Haines

Tell me a bit about Trimble and your role in the company Trimble is an international company head-quartered in the US. It’s listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange. It’s annual revenue is roughly US$2.3 billion and there are 8,500 employees world-wide. The Christchurch office was their first acquisition. They acquire a lot of companies, well […]

LookSee Tech Talent Coming to Christchurch

If you’re one of the many Christchurch companies that are unable to fill mid-senior tech roles from the local talent supply, you are not alone. There’s a global shortage of tech specialists and we need to grow our own AND compete internationally to access the best. But how do you find these globally sought after […]

Sourced brings their unique flavour to Canterbury Tech scene

Q&A Interview with Sourced Managing Director Jason Bishop Can you tell me a bit about Sourced? Sourced is a specialist IT and technology recruitment agency with offices in Christchurch and Auckland. Our day to day goal is to be here for anyone and we continue our drive to be the best at providing people and […]