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GridAKL Lysaght Building

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101 Pakenham St W
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand

July 2019

Digital Accessibility Matters

July 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
GridAKL Lysaght Building, 101 Pakenham St W
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand
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$10

Real stories on the importance of inclusive design and technologies. 1 in 4 New Zealanders live with disabilities. Are the technologies and digital experiences we're creating really for everybody? Let's have a conversation about the importance of accessibility in the digital space. We will be hearing from incredible speakers who live with disabilities and discussing ways we can not just build for diversity, but embrace it in our processes. Whether you're a designer, developer, launching a startup, running a website,…

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Auckland Agile Coaching Meetup: An Agile Mindset Experiment

July 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
GridAKL Lysaght Building, 101 Pakenham St W
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand
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We hear about growth mindset a lot, we also coach our teams to experiment & learn a lot. However, as coaches, we rarely get a chance to experience this first hand. With that, come along to participate in an experiment that will test your ability in this regard. One that will be sure to give you many things to reflect on, help you grow as a coach or agilist and provide learning points to take back to your teams. Partaking…

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UiPath Innovation and Roadmap

July 24 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
GridAKL Lysaght Building, 101 Pakenham St W
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand
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Welcome! I am excited to announce that we have Craig Dewar, World Wide Product Marketing Director from UiPath is joining us for this month's meet-up. He will be discussing some of UiPaths up and coming developments and innovations. This session will include some demos. This is a slightly different meet-up as Craig will be delivering the entire session. There is so much going on. This is a great opportunity to ask questions. Agenda: 1. Craig Dewar, World Wide Product Marketing…

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Auckland CSS Meetup: An introduction to Accessibility in UI

July 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
GridAKL Lysaght Building, 101 Pakenham St W
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand
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Howdy folks, This July we've got a theme of Accessibility. Our main speaker is Heidi Cone, Front-End Developer at Digital Arts Network. Heidi will be giving an intro to Accessibility in UI, covering 4 main areas: - What is Accessibility in UI? - why should I care about it? - how do I get started? - and what are some resources that I can use? We'll end the evening with a show and tell. If you've got a project you're…

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Digital Health – 7th TechTalk @ GridAKL

July 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
GridAKL Lysaght Building, 101 Pakenham St W
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand
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Free

TechTalk New Zealand is proud to present the 7th Techtalk event in collaboration with GridAKL. The theme: Digital Health. We have three speakers, knowledgeable in the field of Health, specialising in Technology field, and will discuss how Technology is changing the way the the health industry is taking shape in New Zealand. TechTalk is also a fantastic opportunity to meet and network with like-minded people within the technology sector. When and where: Date: Thursday, 25th July 2019 Time: 6:00 PM…

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Waste-Not Kitchen and Karma Cola, Sustainable Retail Business (Free Event)

July 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
GridAKL Lysaght Building, 101 Pakenham St W
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand
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Free business event with two co-founders, Leysa Ross from Waste-Not Kitchen Trust and Chris Morrison of Karma Cola Foundation. Listen to Leysa Ross talk about Waste-Not Kitchen Trust's charitable business that Leysa is the co-founder of along with her sister Janene Draper, who is also a director for Farro. Farro has grown since 2006 from 12 team members originally at their first store on Lunn Avenue, Mount Wellington to over 300 people now with six stores in Auckland that have…

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Love Your Work Wednesday: The Emotional Culture Deck

July 31 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
GridAKL Lysaght Building, 101 Pakenham St W
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand
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How might you create a successful, empathy driven team culture using The Emotional Culture Deck? This Meetup will help you understand how you can use The Emotional Culture Deck to design your team culture so empathy and human connection become a core part of your team's style and success. The Meetup will be highly interactive. It definitely won't involve PowerPoint and you'll learn by doing and experimenting. This meetup will be facilitated by Jeremy Dean; the Founder of riders&elephants and…

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August 2019

An Introduction to Dare to Lead™

August 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
GridAKL Lysaght Building, 101 Pakenham St W
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand
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$52.10

Join Kaila Colbin, founder and CEO of Boma New Zealand and certified DARE TO LEAD™ facilitator, for a 90-minute interactive introduction to the Dare to Lead™ method starting promptly at 6pm. Drinks and nibbles will be provided afterwards WHEN: TUESDAY 6 AUGUST, AUCKLAND | 6:30 – 8:30PM WHERE: GRIDAKL / JOHN LYSAGHT, 101 PAKENHAM ST W, WYNYARD QUARTER, AUCKLAND. During this Interactive introductory session, You’ll: Learn what stands in the way of creativity, innovation, connection, and higher level performance Discover…

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How To Get Into Home Ownership In Auckland In 4 Easy Steps

August 8 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
GridAKL Lysaght Building, 101 Pakenham St W
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand
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Free

Door open: at 6:30 pm for 7 pm start   How a young Kiwi couple with 70k KiwiSaver purchased their first home and make 300k in 6 months. Think getting into home ownership in Auckland is out of reach? Think again! Getting into you first home is no small feat. Thankfully, with the right knowledge, guidance, and support, you’ll have everything you need to get there. Your starting point? Right here at this 2 hour seminar with successful property investor…

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Change your relationship to your work

August 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
GridAKL Lysaght Building, 101 Pakenham St W
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand
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$30.54

Change your relationship to your work: Find satisfaction and high performance every single day of your life Work is a perfect arena for exploring your potential. The way you work, regardless of the type of job or company, can make a huge difference. Discover a true sense of what it means to have a “good time” at work: joy, satisfaction, meaning, creativity and positive accomplishments. See more efficiency and better results whilst developing your growth. This is an event for…

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