HCLTech graduates first digital apprentices in New Zealand, plans expansion
HCLTech celebrates the graduation of its first group of digital apprentices in New Zealand and plans to expand the program.
New Zealand digital tech skills survey now underway
NZTech is calling on tech firms and businesses to provide valuable insight into skills and training needs for the New Zealand Aotearoa digital tech sector.
Major media companies sign new online safety framework for Aotearoa
A new joint development between Netsafe and some of the world's leading social media companies is set to provide Kiwis with safer online experiences.
Microsoft backing Māori and Pacific wāhine in tech industry
New initiative Sisters in Tech, backed by the NZ government, calls on tech companies to support Māori and Pacific women in pursuing tech careers.
The AI Forum helps NZ pave the way with AI sustainability practices
Non-profit organisation The AI Forum is helping Kiwis learn about addressing climate change issues through the use of AI technology.
Specialist border exemptions 'drop in the ocean' for NZ's tech sector
NZTech has released a statement applauding the Government response to the critical digital skills shortage, but acknowledges that it may not be enough.
NZTech calls for Govt to fund cybersecurity education as risk ramps up
NZTech says it's time for the Government to put funding into educating Kiwis about how to avoid being a victim of cyber crime, just as it does for road safety.
NZ's tech sector in great need of digital apprenticeships
New Zealand’s technology sector is in great need for more digital apprenticeships and internships, according to a new survey.
NZ tech sector 'seriously restricted' by skills mismatch
New Zealand’s tech sector is struggling to find skilled staff, hindering the country’s economy, according to a survey by NZTech.
New Zealand at serious risk of ruining digital future
New Zealand's digital future is at serious risk due to a skills mismatch, impacting education, businesses, and the economy, warns a new survey.
Kiwi tech sector grows, boosted by game development and local IT companies
New Zealand's tech sector, including game development and local IT companies, is driving continued growth, according to NZTech.
'High score' for New Zealand's thriving gaming sector
New Zealand's game development industry has achieved its highest ever exports, reaching $323.9 million, a 59% increase from 2019.
Govt must allow border exemptions for tech professionals - NZTech
Tech sector calls for border exemptions for skilled professionals to address critical skills shortage amid COVID-19 crisis, says NZTech.
Kiwis dont care enough about cybersecurity
COVID-19 has increased New Zealand's reliance on digital devices, but Kiwis aren't adapting their cybersecurity habits, says NZTech CEO.
UPDATED: Election 2020 - Which parties care about tech's role in New Zealand
Technology should be flying high when it comes to government investment and commitment from New Zealand's political parties. But is it?.
NZ tech exports to reach $16 billion before 2030
New Zealand's tech industry could become the country's largest export industry by 2030, says NZTech CEO Graeme Muller.
NZTech chief hopeful for greater diversity in tech sector
With the most diverse board ever, Muller has released a statement that highlights greater inclusion as the tech sector thrives in a pandemic-hit NZ.
COVID-19: Is technology New Zealand's silver bullet?
Technology will provide the silver bullet that New Zealand needs to manage COVID-19, according to NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller.
NZ tech sector helping Govt's COVID-19 response
The tech sector is significantly supporting the government on its journey to embrace an enhanced digital future.
COVID-19 means New Zealand's tech sector is more important than ever - NZTech
COVID-19 is driving New Zealand's digital future, says NZTech chair Mitchell Pham, as tech businesses adapt and innovate.
NZTech: Govt Budget 2020 important for NZ’s tech ecosystem
NZTech head praises Govt's enhanced tech grasp amid COVID crisis in Budget 2020 focus.
An expert’s perspective on COVID-19 and fintech in NZ
FintechNZ general manager James Brown says that the virus could change the fintech landscape across industries.
Govt's digital trade deal good news for Kiwi business
NZ, Singapore & Chile digital trade deal set to fuel NZ tech sector growth, says NZTech CEO.
Kiwi ambivalence to fake news leads to millions lost to cyber criminals
NZTech warns: Kiwis struggle to discern fake news, risking $3.8m to scams.