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The EPIC Podcast – Episode 5, Live at the Tech Summit!

| Canterbury Tech

This episode we are live at the Canterbury Tech Summit, with Kris and Andy interviewing Stephen Scheeler from the Digital CEO (and ex-CEO of Facebook Australia & NZ), the Summit keynote speaker, with his insights into leadership, recruitment, trends he’s observing and much more. Also included in this episode is […]

US company acquires augmented reality system from Kiwi firm Smudge

| Member Stories

We are delighted to share this article about Canterbury based firm Smudge Apps Ltd. A Kiwi-made app which uses augmented reality (AR) to help retailers and restaurateurs visualise in-store elements before implementing them has been acquired by US firm InContext Solutions. “Gone are the days of having to imagine what […]

Concentrate Blog

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Blog post from Greg Williamson of Concentrate Earlier this month while riding in a fully electric car from Guangzhou to Dongguan in China, while ‘talking’ to the driver through a translation app, I reflected on how awesome technology is, and how it can help solve seemingly intractable problems. Journalists might […]

2019 Canterbury Tech Winter Mentor Programme wrap up

| Canterbury Tech

This winter Canterbury Tech introduced a mentoring programme as a way to increase the knowledge and skills of tech professionals in Canterbury. The programme ran from June to September 2019 and was fully enrolled at 18 mentors and 18 proteges. The Canterbury Tech Winter Mentor programme gave an opportunity for […]

One week to go! Canterbury Tech Summit 2019

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Stephen Scheeler                           Oliver Klein                           Nigel Latta                     Brooke Roberts   With only ONE week until Canterbury Tech’s pinnacle […]

Industry partners sought for UC Masters of Applied Data Science students

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The message below is from the University of Canterbury, who are looking for industry organisations to host Masters of Applied Data Science students for project internships. These internships do not have to be paid, but Canterbury Tech’s stance on this is that: If you have a specific project where it’s […]

Canterbury Tech Summit 2019 – Registrations now open

| Canterbury Tech

June 2019 BE INSPIRED… Calling all techpreneurs, disruptors and technology ecosystem leaders, this year’s Canterbury Tech Summit promises to be even bigger and better than before, embodying our commitment to Grow, Connect and Inspire the burgeoning South Island tech community. Over the years we have worked hard to position the […]

Canterbury Tech Winter Mentor Programme Update – June 2019

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With the goal to upskill professional tech workers in Canterbury and to increase networking among professionals, the Canterbury Winter Tech Winter Mentor Programme kicked off at Tūranga on Tuesday 11th June to a great start! Our programme is based on the Winter of Tech programme run in Wellington by founder […]

2019 CANTERBURY TECH WINTER MENTOR PROGRAMME

| Canterbury Tech

Introducing the 2019 CanterburyTech Winter Mentor programme  Canterbury Tech wants to grow world-class talent for our local Tech Sector. This mentoring programme is for professionals working in Canterbury’s technology industry. Many successful people credit one or more mentors who made a big impact in helping them achieve early success. Mentoring […]

Family friendly events @ Tech Week

| Canterbury Tech

Wow, take a look at all these events aimed at kids, families and students during Tech Week! 20th – 24th May – Christchurch During Tech Week there is an array of exciting events and experiences for children and young people including a range of activities at Turanga to specific events […]

Scale-Up New Zealand

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Scale-Up New Zealand is set to speed up innovation and the growth of innovative businesses in Aoteoroa New Zealand. On 16 April 2019 Callaghan Innovation launched Scale-Up NZ, a free online platform that showcases New Zealand’s vibrant innovation ecosystem to the world. What is Scale-Up NZ? Created from a model […]

IT Support for CMCT

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Can you help? We are all reeling from the Mosque tragedy on the 15th of March and many in the Canterbury tech community have been asking how they can help the Muslim families and community. CMCT reached out to Canterbury Tech asking for help to implement information systems for their fast evolving projects. […]

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