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Techweek: TECH-Xpectations

  • BHIVE at Smales Farm 72 Taharoto Road Auckland, Auckland, 0622 New Zealand (map)

Tech-Xpectations brings together the Grow North Innovation District’s school-to-scale up Innovation Escalator. Join with thought leaders across the technology and innovation spectrum about the challenges and opportunities presented by digital transformation now and into the future.

MC Sarah Cross from Everedge IP will host an interactive, real-time discussion and problem-solving forum, where you have the opportunity to connect with an array of experts:

  • Artificial Intelligence: Digital Humans with Brodie Wooler, VP Product Development, FaceMe

  • Artificial Intelligence: Conversational Interfaces with Atilio Ranzuglia, Head of Technology, Aider.AI

  • Internet of Things: Sam Houghton, BECA 

  • Next-Gen Education with Claire Amos, Principal, Albany Senior High School

  • Bootstrapping vs Angel Funding with Jackie Young, Flying Kiwi Angel and technology investor Peter Knowles

  • Wearables with Andrew Wong & Rakesh Vallabh from iMeasureU

  • Food Technology with Chris Wigley

  • Retail Tech with Dr John Murray, Senior Lecturer in Retail and Marketing, Massey University

  • MedTech with Richard Little and Faisal Almesfer,  Exsurgo Rehab

  • Augmented Reality with Rob Hanks, Founder, Curiat 

  • Virtual Reality with Aleisha Staples, Staples VR

  • Logistics and Transport Technology with Tim Russell, Callaghan Innovation

  • + MORE...

This is not a sit-down event -- be part of the conversation! You choose the topic or topics that interest you most you -- each short session with our thought leaders will have you bursting with new ideas and information.

At the Tech-Xpectations Expo, see and experience:

  • KiwiQuads racing drones and indoor racing league

  • Virtual Reality for retail research from Consumer Insights, a Massey University spinout company

  • Augmented Reality from Curiat 
    Impact Projects, from Albany Senior High School students

  • + MORE...

This event is a Grow North Innovation District collaboration hosted by Smales Farm, Massey Business School, Shore Junction, Takapuna Beach Business Association and ecentre.



Earlier Event: May 20
Techweek: ON: futures in tech