Samar Alrayyes & Charlie Gavey - Never done the T-Rex thing

Samar Alrayyes & Charlie Gavey - Never done the T-Rex thing

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"

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#WellyTech System Error - Come & be a tall poppy

#WellyTech System Error - Come & be a tall poppy

Thanks to all that came and gave their views on the following 3 topics:

  1. What are your views on the Hippocratic Licence?

  2. What's the one thing (emotional, physical, etc) that the #WellyTech 2019 event can bring?

  3. 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.

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Jordan Carter - The status quo is not good enough

Jordan Carter - The status quo is not good enough

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 …

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Heathy Homes Hikoi - 1st board meeting!

Heathy Homes Hikoi - 1st board meeting!

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.

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Paul Brislen - Those damn cellphone radiation waves

Paul Brislen - Those damn cellphone radiation waves

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.

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Sean Audain - Council is a chocolate chip cookie

Sean Audain - Council is a chocolate chip cookie

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.

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