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Can NZ tech leverage the India Opportunity?

Yesterday, I received my weekly newsletter from NZTech. It reminded me that Auckland Tourism Events and Economic Development (ATEED) are setting up a Business Session including one on one meetings with a Gtech Indian Business Delegation in Auckland on 27 October. If you haven’t come across Gtech before, it is the industry body of IT/ITeS Companies based in Kerala. It’s [...]

By |October 20th, 2015|Science & Technology|0 Comments

Let’s meet up at Microsoft NZ TechEd & TechLive

Now in its 19th year, TechEd New Zealand is the largest IT conference in the country. Spanning three and a half days, TechEd provides delegates with the opportunity to meet Microsoft experts, and network with peers and industry influencers. This year, TechEd 2014 kicks off on Tuesday 9 September with international keynote speakers followed by TechLive – the ultimate welcome [...]

By |September 5th, 2014|Science & Technology|0 Comments

Accessing Science & Research in New Zealand’s Regions

When Callaghan Innovation invited responses to its Business Incubator (2014-2017) Expression of Interest (EOI) last December, my mind went back 11 years. ‘Business still experiences difficulties of access to universities. As Mr Wren-Hilton noted, one of the difficulties facing SMEs is knowing how to find out from universities and colleges what R&D is being pursued and who specialises in what [...]

By |September 4th, 2014|Science & Technology|0 Comments

Revisited: The House of Lords, Committee Room G, 4th March 2003

‘Business still experiences difficulties of access to universities. As Mr Wren-Hilton noted, one of the difficulties facing SMEs is knowing how to find out from universities and colleges what R&D is being pursued and who specialises in what innovation’. As I continue my visit of the UK, my past keeps catching up with me. Whilst going through a pile of [...]

By |July 2nd, 2014|Science & Technology|0 Comments