The AI Forum released their latest research report last week, highlighting the importance of AI for our future in New Zealand.
09 September 2019
03 September 2019
Kia ora Readers, New research published today by the Artificial Intelligence Forum of New Zealand (AI Forum) is calling for urgent action to progress the use of AI to address some of New Zealand’s most pressing social, environmental and economic challenges, and not wait for a formal Government led national strategy. Feeling refreshed, I am … Continue reading "NZTech Inform – Support Bilateral Innovation"
Last week, following the launch of the Interactive Aotearoa report there was plenty of attention that with coordinated support, the sector has the potential to deliver a billion dollars in exports by 2024!
26 August 2019
Security is not working! So what can we do?
19 August 2019
Last week, I returned from an international business trip and can't help but be reminded of the exciting growth and opportunities out there for our vibrant tech sector.
12 August 2019
NZTech is officially 10 years old. Last week, at our AGM we recognised a decade of contribution by many dedicated volunteers who have worked hard to help create a prosperous New Zealand underpinned by technology.
29 July 2019
Last week, Minister Twyford released the Government’s strategy for drones, Aviation for the Automated Age.
22 July 2019
Last week, I was working on the NZTech annual report in preparation for our 25 July AGM.
15 July 2019
08 July 2019
Last week, the Government announced a pivot to Industry Transformation Plans. This is a new approach to industry policy, aimed at growing more innovative industries in New Zealand and lifting the productivity of our key sectors. According to MBIE, the plans will be industry led and Government supported. The new priority sectors identified are: Food/Beverage, Agritech, … Continue reading "NZTech Inform – Growing Innovation With Agritech"