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Canterbury Tech Monthly Event – June 2019

June 4, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us at our upcoming monthly Canterbury Tech event at the Centre for Entrepreneurship at the University of Canterbury where we will hear from 7 guest speakers across two streams.  Our theme for the evening is ‘The Next Generation of Business and Tech’.

Our monthly Canterbury Tech Cluster events provide a great opportunity to network and listen to speakers present on a wide range of topics.

When: Tuesday 4 June 2019
Time: 5.30pm to 7:30pm
Cost: Free for Canterbury Tech members, $30 for non-members.
Venue: University of Canterbury, Rehua Building, Forestry Road, Ilam

Outline of the evening:

5:30 pm Registration opens
Networking, drinks and nibbles
6:00 pm Welcome and updates from venue and Canterbury Tech
6:15 pm Quick Pitches
6:20 pm Move through to rooms for presentations
6:25 pm 2 Streams, 4 speakers per stream
7:00 pm Networking, drinks and nibbles
7:30 pm Event closes

Our Speakers


STREAM ONE – 4 speakers

Rory Clifford,VRTNZ

Topic: Virtual Reality Training System for New Zealand Firefighters

Pouyan Jahanbin

Topic: Blockchain in Agriculture

Oliver Hunt, MedSalv

Topic: Making Healthcare Sustainable

Sam Schofield

Topic: Drones and Precision Tools


STREAM TWO – 4 speakers

Micheal Love

Topic: Killer Proteins

Ngārie Scartozzi, EClean Envirotech

Topic: Nitrate Removal from New Zealand Rivers

Luke Campbell, Vxt

Topic: Machine Learning Applications for Small Business

Simon Hoermann/ Tham Pioumsomboon, Immersive Gaming

Topic: Immersive Gaming and the Future of Learning


Parking: All parking is free in UC after 5pm. The Clyde Road car park can be accessed off Clyde Road while the Business and Law car park can be accessed off University Drive.





June 4, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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University of Canterbury
John Britten 102 Conference Foyer, University of Canterbury
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