A GridAKL take on TechWeek’17

 In General

TechWeek 17′ is almost here and there is SO much happening across the country!
To make things as easy as possible for you, here is a summary of ALL the events taking place within this very GridAKL building. Don’t miss anything you’ll regret later! All events you need to register for, through the link provided.


MONDAY

Talk Geospatial | 8am – 10am: 
Come and learn more about spatial technologies from speakers sharing their innovative projects. This event is for business leaders and skilled technology talent with the purpose to inspire excite and educate leaders about applying spatial technologies to their business problems. (Hosted by Dojo Resident Anne Harper from Koordinates!)

Zino Ventures Startup Challenge | 11am – 12pm: 
NZ’s first Chinese Angel Fund is launching a nation wide startup competition to encourage more immigrants to get involved in NZ’s startup environment. Hear from both Zino Ventures Investors and Startup Founders currently tackling Asian Markets.

Investment Day Auckland | 11am – 8pm: 
An investment focused day to help connect startups and investors, so that more kiwi companies can find the funding they need to grow.

I want Growth | 5.30pm – 8pm:
An event designed to help NZ Startups and founders learn new marketing and sales hacks to drive fast growth.

Dojo Dragons | 6pm – 8pm:
Practice your pitch for investment in front of Investors-in-Residence Greg Sitters and Kern Erskine in a Dragon Dens styled event. 5 pitching spots available, or simply just attend and learn from watching. (Hosted by BizDojo!)


TUESDAY

 

Supply Chain Intelligence | 8.45am – 9.45am: 
How better supply chain intelligence will increase company performance including 10 quick and easy changes for immediate results.

Hardware Meetup Aerospace | 5.30pm – 8.30pm  
Some of NZ’s best Aerospace technology stars will showcase their products and tell their stories.


WEDNESDAY

 

Edmund Hillary Fellowship Info Session | 7.30 – 9am
Find out about how EHF for visionary entrepreneurs and investors can help you create global impact.

Building Digital Brands | 5pm – 7pm: 

How do you build brand equity in a digitally led world? Duncan shares the Young and Stand path to digital maturity, a step by step guide.


THURSDAY

 

Future Realities Conference | All day, Thur – Sun
An immersive dive into transformative tech trends. Join leading industry visionaries, entrepreneurs and storytellers in IoT and Mixed Reality. 4 days full of presentations, workshops, exhibitions and hackathons, hosted across the event space and the TechCafe. (Co-created by Dojo Resident Rob Hanks!)

 

Startup Grind with Kirsti Grant | 6pm8pm (Upstairs): 
A Fireside chat with Entrepreneurs for Entrepreneurs. This month we’re joined by Kirsti Grant from Populate (ex Vend and Trade Me) sharing her experiences on validating a problem worth solving, funding, hiring and more. Plenty of networking, lessons shared and pizza.

 

Serverless Meetup | 6pm – 8pm: 
What is Serverless? Why should you care? How will it impact your business? During this event, local experts will explore these questions and provide some answers on the current state, early adopters and the future of this technology. (Hosted by Dojo Resident Andreas Mueller from API Talent!)


FRIDAY

Future Realities Conference | All day, Thur – Sun
An immersive dive into transformative tech trends. Join leading industry visionaries, entrepreneurs and storytellers in IoT and Mixed Reality. 4 days full of presentations, workshops, exhibitions and hackathons, hosted across the event space and the TechCafe. (Co-created by Dojo Resident Rob Hanks!)

Bootstrappers Breakfast | 7.30am – 9am (Upstairs):
Grab a coffee and share your startup issues, problems and asks for help in a collaborative format to help find a way forward together.
 

MUV Talks | 5.30pm – 8.30pm:  
Hear from seven inspiring speakers and meet awesome people in an energetic evening of real stories and fun networking.


SATURDAY

 

Future Realities Conference | All day, Thur – Sun
An immersive dive into transformative tech trends. Join leading industry visionaries, entrepreneurs and storytellers in IoT and Mixed Reality. 4 days full of presentations, workshops, exhibitions and hackathons, hosted across the event space and the TechCafe. (Co-created by Dojo Resident Rob Hanks!)


SUNDAY

 

Future Realities Conference | All day, Thur – Sun
An immersive dive into transformative tech trends. Join leading industry visionaries, entrepreneurs and storytellers in IoT and Mixed Reality. 4 days full of presentations, workshops, exhibitions and hackathons, hosted across the event space and the TechCafe. (Co-created by Dojo Resident Rob Hanks!)


For more details check out www.techweek.co.nz or ask one of the BizDojo team onsite.

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