An opportunity for local ICT, Medtech companies and Start-ups to learn what is available to support development, validation, commercialisation and international exporting.

You are invited to attend this event, which is a collaboration between Canterbury DHB, Via Innovations, NZHIT, CDC and ourselves.

When: Monday, 8th August 2016

Time: 5:00-7:00pm

Where: CDHB Design Lab, 17b Print Place, Middleton, Christchurch

Programme: 5:00-6:00pm

Mitchell Pham, Director, Augen Software Group

Delivering NZ Tech Innovation into Overseas Markets – An ASEAN Case Study

MITCHELL PHAM is a Director of the Augen Software Group in New Zealand, as well as Chairman of the group’s Asia operation in Vietnam. He is on the boards of HiNZ and NZTech, an advisor to MBIE, and a trustee of the Asia:NZ Foundation. Internationally, Mitchell is a member of SAVVi (formerly Vietnamese Silicon Valley Network).

Scott Arrol, CEO & Director, NZHIT (NZ Health IT)

NZ Health Technology Review: 2016 and Industry-led Growth Plan

Scott will provide a brief overview of NZHIT’s progress during the past 2 years, an update on the recently released NZ Health Technology Review: 2016 and a soon to be launched initiative to establish an export led growth plan for the industry sector.

Stella Ward, Director Allied Health, Canterbury & West Coast DHBs

Digital Health and Local Innovation – The journey so far and next steps

Kevin Park, Xone Manager – Vodafone NZ

Xone and Innovation Support

6:00-7:00pm – Following the presentations there will be an opportunity to catch up with friends and colleagues.

RSVP by Friday, 5th August to