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Techweek24 Event Highlights

Join us for a series of exciting events designed to showcase technological innovation and community engagement. Each event provides unique opportunities to learn, share, and connect.

Silver Surfers Event
Silver Surfers: Internet and You

Explore the digital world in a supportive environment.

Date: May 21st | Price: Free

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Career Connect Networking Event
Career Connect: Power Networking

Build valuable connections through speed networking and insightful talks.

Date: May 22nd | Price: Free

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Corporate Combat Event
Igniting Innovation 2024: Corporate Combat

Participate in a robotics competition to showcase your team's creativity.

Date: May 24th | Price: $40

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Robot Supremacy Event
Igniting Innovation 2024: Robot Supremacy

Youth-focused event promoting STEM through robotics challenges.

Date: May 25th | Price: $20 - $70

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Why Get Involved in Techweek24?

Participating in Techweek24 offers unparalleled opportunities to connect, learn, and showcase your contributions to technology and innovation:

  • Engage with a National Community: Join New Zealand's leading tech festival and engage with like-minded professionals and enthusiasts.
  • Visibility & Support: Gain visibility and leverage Techweek's resources to amplify your impact, whether you're hosting an event or sponsoring one.
  • Expertise & Collaboration: Connect with industry experts and potential partners to expand your network and collaborative opportunities.
  • Contribute as a Volunteer: Give back to the community by volunteering, helping to facilitate an enriching experience for all attendees.
  • Marketing Advantage: Boost your profile and showcase your brand or initiative aligned with the Techweek brand.

Ready to make a difference? Whether you're interested in registering for an event, volunteering, hosting, or sponsoring, Techweek24 is your platform to shine. Contact us today to find out how you can get involved and help shape the future of technology in our community.

Past Successes: Inspiration for Your Event

Igniting Innovation: Combat Robotics

Dive into the highlights of our Igniting Innovation: Combat Robotics event from TechWeek23, which captivated over 100 attendees. Participants aged 12-24 engaged in hands-on workshops and intense combat tournaments, showcasing their creativity and problem-solving skills. This event not only highlighted the excitement of robotics but also emphasized the importance of STEAM-based education. More than just entertainment, it sparked a significant interest in STEM careers, demonstrating the potential and innovation of our future generations.

Marlborough Innovation Day 2022 showcasing advancements in robotics and AI
Marlborough Innovation Day 2022

Marlborough Innovation Day was a headlining event of TechWeek23, bringing together tech leaders, industries, researchers, and government officials. Keynote speaker Brendan O'Connell, CEO of AgriTechNZ, highlighted the event, discussing the future of agritech in New Zealand. Guided by the Marlborough Economic Wellbeing Strategy, the day focused on connectivity and the untapped opportunities within the region. Attendees enjoyed a day filled with insightful discussions, networking opportunities, and a deeper look into the journey of Marlborough becoming a leading hub of agritech in Australasia.

Innovate Marlborough 2022: Young Enterprise Scheme

This event featured Year 10 students from Marlborough College attending a workshop where they tackled real-life problems faced by local industries. The students were challenged to come up with innovative solutions, making it a valuable opportunity for them to experience the Young Enterprise Scheme supported by local businesses. The event took place on Tuesday, 15 November at the Ūkaipō – Rangitane Cultural Centre in Grovetown.
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Marlborough Agribusiness innovation showcase
Marlborough Innovation Showcase

The Marlborough Innovation Showcase at TechWeek22 brought together leading agribusinesses to discuss enhancing productivity through innovation. Speakers like John Grant from Oxin and Andrew Stanley from Sanford Innovations explored smart technologies and new ideas, while Catherine van der Meulen linked wellbeing with environmental care. The event wrapped up with interactive design-thinking sessions and networking.

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