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Quick ITP update and upcoming events

Paul Matthews. 12 October 2021, 3:00 pm
Quick ITP update and upcoming events

[From Tuesday] The last week we've been working on updating the skills component of the Digital Tech Industry Transformation Plan, and embedding it into the overall plan. Government has also released a Discussion Document on the upcoming Digital Strategy for Aotearoa, guiding New Zealand's digital future.

Our next two fortnightly Thursday Live webinars are coming up as well - the first with MBIE's Robyn Henderson talking through the plans for the Digital Strategy, then two weeks later we're hosting an awesome panel of international experts on data governance, stewardship and standards - going to be a cracker.

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Quick ITP update and upcoming events

Paul Matthews. 20 September 2021, 3:26 pm
Quick ITP update and upcoming events

[From Monday] This week we're excited to announce our first three Specialist Groups, to support growth and development in new ways or working, data, and cybersecurity. These will be awesome, helping meet the needs of these specialist areas in tech.

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Quick ITP update and upcoming events

Paul Matthews. 01 September 2021, 9:00 am
Quick ITP update and upcoming events

[From Wednesday] For much of NZ it's a huge relief to be dropping back to Level 3 today. And for those in Auckland and Northland - you'll be out in no time and thanks for everything you're doing to keep NZ safe. We know it isn't easy.

This week we've released a whole heap of ITx Innovation Day presentation videos on the ITP member video library. If you're a member, check them out for free - there are some absolute doozies there.

Also, next week we kick off the ITP Thursday Live Webinars again, starting with the Ministry of Health's Shayne Hunter talking about the upcoming massive health reforms and tech's role in ensuring a world-leading health system into the future.

Plus, check out our upcoming cybersecurity courses - details inside.

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Quick ITP update and upcoming events

Paul Matthews. 24 August 2021, 4:14 pm

[From Tuesday] It's lockdown again! But don't worry, we'll be out again before we know it. And in the meantime, there's heaps going on:

As part of ITP's 60 year celebrations, we've recently releas…

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Women's Leadership Symposium - STEM sector attendance grants available

Peter Griffin. 03 August 2021, 10:10 am

Entrepreneur Theresa Gattung, journalist Alison Mau and the director-general of the Security Intelligence Service, Rebecca Kitteridge, will headline the Women's Leadership Symposium in Auckland next m…

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Brislen on Tech: Outstanding in our field

Paul Brislen. 18 June 2021, 3:48 pm

Fieldays continues to grow in popularity but alongside the combine harvesters these days you'll find drones, electric bikes and data mining equipment that wouldn't be out of place in a CBD office.

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Techweek 21 is coming - time to lock-in and line up some great tech sessions

Peter Griffin. 20 May 2021, 10:56 am

New Zealand's annual tech fest officially kicks off on Saturday, with a strong slate featuring hundreds of events across the country offering live in-person and virtual gatherings.

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Invitation to Skills Exploratory Hui

Paul Matthews. 19 March 2021, 9:18 am

Skills are critical to the growth of any sector, especially in high-skill and high complexity sectors such as digital and information technology.

With this in mind, we would like to invite you to p…

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Tech sector a big winner as Deloitte Top 200 awards reflect the year of Covid

Peter Griffin. 08 December 2020, 10:23 am

Consulting firm Deloitte's annual Top 200 awards featured a heavy weighting towards the tech sector this year, with Xero, Chorus, Fisher & Paykel Healthcare and tech visionary Ian Taylor taking out ke…

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Your health tech innovations wanted!

Peter Griffin. 14 July 2020, 10:30 am

an opportunity exists to allow promising new health tech innovations to fly, with ChristchurchNZ, KiwiNet, and Ryman Healthcare offering a prize package worth over $340,000 as part of its HealthTech S…

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Waikato Uni first to host national high school esports competition

Sarah Putt. 19 May 2020, 5:04 pm

Esports continues to be an activity that largely takes place under the radar of mainstream attention, despite huge participation in New Zealand and around the world. Waikato University is alive to its…

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