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KiwiHUG AKL: ‘The best of Inbound’ @ GridAKL / John Lysaght

September 20 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

We get it - it can be hard to keep up with all the latest and greatest in the marketing industry. That's why DBF is going all the way to Boston to absorb everything coming out of INBOUND2018 for you. So what’s INBOUND, you ask? INBOUND is HubSpot's annual four day event designed to bring together over 20k marketers. Last year, the event welcomed Former First Lady of The United States, Michelle Obama and actor and WWE Superstar, John Cena. Of…

GIRL CODE @ GridAKL / John Lysaght

September 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until September 27, 2018

At Girl Code, beginners work together to build a web application. We meet on Thursday nights for eight weeks.

Our next course is open to any women aged 15 or over.

We teach the same tools used by top employers like TradeMe, Spark and Air New Zealand. You'll discover what coders really do all day and what it's like to work in tech.

You don't need any previous experience – we start with the basics and our mentors help every step of the way.

Blockchain Talk – Fallacies of Bitcoin and Blockchain @ GridAKL / John Lysaght

September 21 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Why are blockchains being touted as the most disruptive technology since the internet? Have people overlooked the powerful innovation that underpins Bitcoin? Are you interested in learning about the distributed ledger technology that will change the way you get paid, shop, gamble, use social media, web surf, transfer money/stocks/digital assets, and interact with driverless cars? Join us on a journey to uncover all the potential uses of Blockchains and smart contracts in a rapidly changing world. This meetup is for…

F*ck Up Nights @ GridAKL / John Lysaght

September 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Fuckup Nights is a global movement and event series that shares stories of professional failure. In events across the globe, three to four people to get up in front of a room full of strangers to share their own professional fuckup. The stories of the business that crashes and burns, the partnership deal that goes sour, the product that has to be recalled. This is event aims at changing mindsets around 'failure' and creating a community where people share experiences…

STARTUP GRIND with Sebastien Eckersley-Maslin @ GridAKL / John Lysaght

September 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Sebastien Eckersley-Maslin is the founder and CEO of Venture Technology firm BlueChilli. BlueChilli connects entrepreneurs, investors and corporates together to solve the world's greatest challenges. BlueChilli gives startup founders a complete digital team to build their technology, support through Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and US startup incubators, and training via a six-month accelerator program. Startups that complete the accelerator program and have technology platforms engineered by the BlueChilli product development team are eligible for matching seed funding through the BlueChilli VC…

GIRL CODE @ GridAKL / John Lysaght

September 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until September 27, 2018

At Girl Code, beginners work together to build a web application. We meet on Thursday nights for eight weeks.

Our next course is open to any women aged 15 or over.

We teach the same tools used by top employers like TradeMe, Spark and Air New Zealand. You'll discover what coders really do all day and what it's like to work in tech.

You don't need any previous experience – we start with the basics and our mentors help every step of the way.

Anthem Sessions

Anthem Sessions – Building Strong, Affordable and Connected Communities

September 28 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

Anthem, in partnership with Generator, invites you to our second Anthem Sessions event, which explores the challenges and opportunities in the housing and transport sectors

Business Agility New Zealand (BANZ) @ GridAKL / John Lysaght

October 3 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Bringing an active community together that not only shares thought leadership but through networks, experience and collaboration can also create new ways of building business agility across NZ. A mix of monthly meet up sessions or breakfasts, and webinar / zoom sessions Our target audience are: Coaches, Transformation Leaders, Senior Leaders in Finance, Marketing, Governance, and HR, Change Managers and Change Agents.

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