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Techweek TV: Good For The World Open Day 1

  • ASB Waterfront Theatre (map)

09.00 - 12.00 : Welcome

Begin your Techweek journey at this official opening event, where you'll hear from New Zealand thought leaders and innovators as they discuss the importance of innovation that's good for the world, and the role that New Zealand has to play in harnessing new technologies to create a better world for future generations. This three-hour event is an entry point to New Zealand's innovation ecosystem, discovery its unique connectedness, its novel approach to doing business, and its driving force: solving global problems.

12.00pm - 3.00pm : Hosted Session

  • Option 1: Connecting the Tasman to the World hosted at AUT
    speakers: David Thodey, Chair, CSIRO, Vic Crone, CEO, Callaghan Innovation
  • Option 2: The New Breed of Business - better, faster, leaner, hosted by Rush Digital
  • Option 3: The Future of Urbanisation hosted by Beca

3.00pm - 6.00pm : Hosted Session

  • Option 1: Blockchain hosted by KPMG
  • Option 2: AI | A force for good hosted by IBM
  • Option 3: Digital disruption in film and television hosted by Minter Ellison Rudd Watts

6.00pm - 7.30pm : KPMG hosted - Networking session