Samar is currently an Azure Digital Transformation Specialist at Microsoft and Charlie is the Product Manager of Search at Trade Me however both would say they are way more than titles and you need to listen to get to know the real them in this episode that ranges from "What even is tech?", through to, "How to support those that work in tech"Read More
Thanks to all that came and gave their views on the following 3 topics:
What are your views on the Hippocratic Licence?
What's the one thing (emotional, physical, etc) that the #WellyTech 2019 event can bring?
What do we think about the Christchurch Call and where it's at?
Next session will be #WellyTech 2019 event - FRIDAY 13th DECEMBER, 3:30pm-8pm at the TSB Arena, tickets go on sale very very soon.Read More
Jordan Carter first of our 5th birthday re-visits, he's the Chief Executive at InternetNZ and was last on the show back in October 2017. Since then he's got a 'new' job, restructured the organisation, and been a part of the Prime Minister's "Christchurch Call" in reaction to the Christchurch terrorist shootings earlier this year.
Jordan has a LOT to catch us up on …Read More
Emily is a woman with a mission, in fact multiple missions from starting a company with values (Frank Advice), ensuring evidence based policies are created, and assisting philanthropic donors the greatest impact in their endeavours (Impact Lab).Read More
The latest #WellyTech community meet, greet, and ponder 3 topics on the podcast, namely:
How can a social enterprise grow beyond it's initial idea?
Using AI is merely sending money overseas to the big vendors.
Consultancy is dead.
Big updates from Hīria Te Rangi, Kaiwhakahaere at Whare Hauora.
First formal board meeting
Hīria has been out and about speaking
Sensor hardware change in the future
Funding for a "non-traditional tech/data" company is very tough
Get amongst it on Whare Hauora’s PledgeMe campaign.Read More
A bubbly and busy Hiria let's us know that the product is ready to go, she's prepping for some talks and is focusing her last week in the Zero Carbon Challenge on the PledgeMe campaign to get 200 kits to organisations.Read More
Paul and Viv cover the latest tech trends, 5G, how data has become key but then ugh use of our personal information, taxing the tech multinationals, social media disrupting MSM, Herald's paywall and supporting journalism on the web, and critical thinking.
AND, how you can support The Aunties with your unwanted hardware.Read More
On a recent Wairarapa road trip we caught up with John and Tamara at the current location of the Masterton Fab Lab, a space for them to, "equip our whole community with 21st century skills so we can all participate in the world of making with technology!"Read More
Whilst Whare Hauora has been around for 2+ years we only joined them on their journey 1 year ago ... but SO MUCH has happened in the intervening 12 months that we thought we'd have a wee celebration and a review of how far Hiria and the ever growing Whare Hauora has come ...Read More
Viv chats with Saia Mataele about what makes him tick and a wee bit about a few things he is doing in his spare time, from a social enterprise to connect Māori & Pasifika people here in Aotearoa to working on a Pacific-wide e-commerce platform - it's a wonder that he has anytime to sleep!Read More
Andrew has been working in tech for a while including embedded systems, navigation tools, and at NZTA. Aaaaad at an NZTA-run hackathon that Andrew met Walter and then on to an actual Voluntarily hackathon before both joining the company.Read More
Sean Audain works at the Wellington City Council and has been a civil servant in one manner or another all his professional life ... wait, wait, come back, this is NOT boring!
This is a story of many things, open data, smart cities, guiding others through red tape, and compassion for the startup but most of all this is a story that is in no way finished.Read More