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Techweek2020

New Zealand's festival of tech innovation. Connecting our future.

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This article was published on 11 March 2020

Callaghan Innovation is once again proud to support Techweek.  Techweek2020 is about connecting our future, focusing on business, community and education.

When
27 July to 2 August 2020
Where
Across New Zealand
Website
Techweek2020

Techweek2020 is a national celebration of tech innovation presented by NZTech.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Techweek2020 is moving to July and will only involve digital events.  Moving Techweek2020 to late July gives Techweek the opportunity to be a channel and platform for positive regrowth, economic stimulation and connections during the COVID-19 recovery phase.

“We look forward to continuing our partnership with Techweek for this year’s revamped digital event. The new format provides a great opportunity for Callaghan Innovation to collaborate digitally with the business and tech community as we plan for life beyond COVID-19,” Bruce Jarvis, Acting General Manager Market, Engagement, Experience and Sectors.

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Techweek TV 

Callaghan Innovation is delighted to be a partner of Techweek TV. During Techweek we will showcase NZ’s technological innovations that are reshaping our future, and highlight the tools and support available to Kiwi innovators. View all of our Techweek2020 TV sessions here.

Techweek2020 Programme Launch 

The updated Techweek2020 programme is now live! You can still submit events to be part of Techweek2020 and with a programme of digital only events, there are lots of new possibilities with larger national (and international) audiences, and fewer logistics for event organisers.  Read the four reasons why you should get in on the action here.

Your chance to be featured on Techweek TV

Are you an innovative small New Zealand business? Did you launch a new tech product or help Kiwis connect during COVID-19? Techweek are running a competition for small NZ businesses (start-ups, SMEs) to win a spot on Techweek TV to talk about how they used tech to connect their customers, their customer’s customers, or Kiwis during the COVID-19 response. Entries have now closed. See more details here.  

Discussion Forum

The Techweek2020 Discussion Forum is now open. Join the Discussion Forum to find venues and speakers, connect with other organisers, share ideas and support each other! Read more about what the forum is and how it works here.

Regional Coordinators

Techweek works alongside a team of coordinators in each region across New Zealand who can help guide you through the process of putting on a Techweek event.  Find out who your local coordinator is now.

 

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