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.
Tim Packer is a smart city advocate having worked with NEC and the Wellington City Council on the potential use of sensors to help bring the heartbeat and incidents closer to those that need to monitor and respond.
But that’s not all Tim is passionate about …
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.
The ups of running a startup can be few and far between and Hiria has a few to share, and with a lot of downs she can show the world she will not give up!
Melody stares at the perceived Kiwi reticence to talk about anything uncomfortable and shouts SEX! (or rather BANG!), and takes the subject head-on with her ongoing and very successful RNZ podcast.
Steve Paea, ERP expert during the day and a Pasifika tech leader and advocate during the … night?
Terry chatted to Mike about how and why he came to co-found a hardware (with software) company aimed at bringing a VR experience that will have you flipping all over the place. AND, the Eight360 is truly (currently) working in a garage, the true startup myth comes to life.
Deep in the lounge at Hashigo Zake we catch up with Hiria as she takes us through this weeks bumpy road to running a startup and the big blocks she needs to put in place very soon.
Involved with Navigators of Success and TupuToa
Management Consultant at PriceWaterhouseCoopers
PrimeQ NZ Sales Manager | Board member The Digital Media Trust | Commentator and Podcaster at large
Collaborative Ecosystem Innovator | Place-based Strategist | Capability Developer | Future Value Creator | Network Orchestrator | Social Impactor | Speaker | Facilitator
Snr Adviser Digital Strategy: MinEdu, NZ & AIForum: AI National Strategy Working Group
Time to look back on the Whare Hauora story after a year of following Hiria and her journey ….