New Zealand StartupDigest – October 24, 2011by StartupDigest on October 24, 2011
Paul Spence – co-founder of iWantMyName and manager for Unlimited Potential’s W2W, New Zealand’s leading showcase event for emerging web and software startups. He can be found on Twitter @GeniusNet.
What’s Going on in the New Zealand Startup Community
Where: SkyCity Convention Centre, Federal Street, Auckland
Annual conference for the New Zealand Venture Capital Association.
When: October 26, 5.30pm
Where: Deloitte, Level 16, 10 Brandon Street, Wellington
Wellington’s leading community of I.T. professionals and tech entrepreneurs elects a new committee and provides a selection of Harringtons craft beers to taste and give away.
When: Wednesday, Oct 26, 8.30am
Where: Level 4, Sky City, Federal Street, Auckland
Forbes recently ranked New Zealand as the second best nation globally in which to set up a business. Innovest invites entrepreneurs, investors and advisors to a showcase of Australasian innovation and investment.
When: Thursday, October 27, 5.30pm
Where: Bizdojo, 38 Vivian Street, Wellington
Thinking about entering Wellington Startup Weekend? Come along and found out more at this free social mixer.
When: Friday, October 28, 4pm
Where: The Biocommerce Centre, Dairy Farm Road, Palmerston North
Spidertracks is a revolutionary technology for safely tracking light aircraft. Spidertracks CEO James McCarthy will speak about the company’s journey so far.
When: October 28/29
Where: Natcoll House, Level 2, 20 Kent Terrace, Wellington
Learn about the latest and greatest web design and development tools from the Adobe suite.
When: Saturday, October 29, 10am
Where: Town Hall, Wakefield Street, Wellington
From the desert sands of Libya to the manicured lawns of the Whitehouse – issues around digital freedoms and democratic access to information have never been more salient, as the Internet and real world converge.
Top Upcoming Events
November 4-6 - Wellington Startup Weekend
November 9 - KiwiNet Commercialisation Forum
November 11 - Lean Startups Clinic