We had a wonderfully diverse group of about 30 tech enthusiasts and interested people joining our second Northland Tech Cluster Meeting on 18. May .
Here the agenda for the day:
5:00 PM Welcome and Tour of WHBS Labs including CNC machine – Allister Gilbert
5:20 PM Possible impact of Hawaiiki Cable and ultrafast broadband for Northland Tech – Duncan Hamilton (Chorus)
Lightning Talks (5 min max!)/ Panel Discussion
Maori Digital Arts & Technology – Te Piha Tipene (InnoNative Business Hub)
Technology Education and Development in Whangarei – George Norris (Developers Institute)
Technology Eco-System in Tai Tokerau – Matt Keane
Creative Technologies in Northland – Maggie Buxton
Inventors Club – Dave Bennett
6:20 PM – Drinks, Nibbles and networking
7:00 PM – Closing
If you enjoyed the event, please tell two new people, bring your partner and friends next time to have a lively discussion on how technology can be an enabler to mobilize more innovation from Tai Tokerau.