Access Granted podcast featuring Mike Riversdale, Raj Khushal, Pascale Hyboud-Peron, Vaughan Rowsell and others sharing the NZ people from tech, social media, startups and upstarts
Julie Treanor has worked in "HR / leadership" (people focussed areas) at all levels of the corporate ladder but recently decided to stride out on her own and found herself in Wellington's startups world.
Pia Andrews (recently married, you probably know her as Pia Waugh) is a deep thinker, a deliciously cohesive speaker and one of the most active and effective people we have ever met when it comes to making changes in how governments work.
Vaughan talks to Aliesha Staples who comes from a 13 year film industry and VR/AR content creation background. Aliesha is the founder of Staples VR, a production studio for the creative technologies sector, and Staples Rentals, an emerging technology equipment rental company.
Natalia Albert, Stats NZ Project Manager, discuses "experience gained elsewhere", discovering her passion for public sector, events, diversity, feminism and how men can support by getting out of the way.
Miki Szikszai (CEO Snapper) talks to us about change, how things change and why we need to change. We learn how Snapper evolved quickly to create a solution that customers flocked to.
This was our last system Error session for 2017 and we had an open invitation for anyone that wanted to come along.
Along with Mike and Raj, we had Lukas, Dave, Rochelle, Kay and off-course Mauricio.
We talk to co-founder Rachel Hatch about the VR kiwi project that has been 8 years in the making and the journey to make an idea into a viable product ready to ship.
Cutting edge stuff from Rachel, and this is only one of the ideas she’s working on!
Lukasz Zawilski is an entertaining and informative person, it was so much fun talking to him about the idea of having a Govt CTO, and much more.
Vic Crone, CEO of Callaghan Innovation joined NZ Rise members in Wellington to discuss their experiences with Callaghan Innovation and shared her views on where she believes Callaghan Innovation can play a role in supporting the local eco-system.
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