TINWire Tech News Roundup: 15 September 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou The news on Monday that Cabinet is holding steady on the current Alert Level restrictions until next week serves as a sobering reminder that the virus remains an active part of our communities. But there’s movement on the horizon with the news late last week that the Government is loosening the criteria for overseas workers being allowed …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 1 September 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou Aucklanders collectively breathed a sigh of relief as we shifted to Alert Level 2 yesterday, hoping that the efforts of the past few weeks to contain the spread of COVID-19 haven’t been in vain. As we chart this next stage of the course, predicted unemployment figures for New Zealand make for sobering reading, and show Auckland taking …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 18 August 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora Barely a week after attending the ATEED-hosted Future Now event to discuss post-COVID recovery, and we are back in lockdown. It’s not what we hoped for or predicted. The past 18 months have been full of events none of us might have predicted. In an uncertain world it’s the cohesive, inclusive, diverse, transparent, and well-led economies that will prevail. The …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 28 July 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

After the recent launch of TIN’s inaugural NZ Agritech Insights Report at Fieldays Online, we joined Hon Damien O’Connor (Minister for Agriculture) and Hon Phil Twyford (Minister for Economic Development), along with Peter Wren-Hilton (Agritech NZ executive director) and David Downs (MBIE & NZTE) at an event in Tauranga to mark the launch of the Government’s Industry Transformation Plan for …

Harnessing the productivity of New Zealand’s tech firms for economic growth

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Frontier Firms inquiry: industry case studies New Zealand tech companies have a strong history of innovation, as evidenced by the more than $1B invested in R&D in 2019, and continue to scale up quickly due to a “global from day one” mindset. This year the Productivity Commission, with their Principal Advisor and TIN member Geoff Lewis, is conducting an inquiry …

TIN’s first ever Agritech Insights Report offers significant analysis of New Zealand’s Agricultural Technology export sector

Sarah Gardyne Press Release, Tech News, TIN News

AUCKLAND, 16 July 2020 Technology Investment Network (TIN) has released its first ever NZ Agritech Insights Report, providing compelling analysis of the size and scope of New Zealand’s leading agritech exporter companies, and the pipeline of promising Early Stage agritech companies. This inaugural report, launched at Fieldays Online yesterday, provides a closer look into NZ’s agricultural technology sector based on …

Launch of New Zealand Agritech Insights Report 2020

TIN100 Event Recap, Tech News, TIN News

The TIN New Zealand Agritech Insights Report 2020 just launched at Fieldays Online. It’s our first ever analysis of the size and scope of New Zealand’s Agritech sector and looks at the major players, their revenues, and areas of expertise. Watch the launch of the TIN New Zealand Agritech Insights Report 2020, download the free Report now, or head over …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 14 July 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

National Fieldays is one of the highlights for TIN each year – and it’s great to see that this month, despite the disruption of COVID-19, we’ll still have a virtual version of the Southern Hemisphere’s largest agricultural event. Fieldays Online provides us with the perfect platform to launch the inaugural TIN New Zealand Agritech Insights Report – our first ever …

Mavericks: Bluelab

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

OPERATING FOR 30 YEARS, BLUELAB HAS BECOME KNOWN AS THE INDUSTRY STANDARD FOR HIGH-PRECISION AND INNOVATIVE MEASUREMENT TECHNOLOGY. THEIR AWARD-WINNING PRODUCTS MONITOR AND CONTROL THE FUNDAMENTAL PARAMETERS OF GROWING SUCCESS – INCLUDING NUTRIENT, PH, MOISTURE, AND TEMPERATURE – IN CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT AGRICULTURE (CEA). Greg Jarvis, Chief Executive, Bluelab Following its first official appearance on the TIN200 list in 2017, Bluelab …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 30 June 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou As businesses continue to face market uncertainties, skills shortages, and the new world beyond lockdown, TIN hosted a virtual ‘Slingshot’ event for our Membership community to discuss how to drive tech sector growth in a world battling COVID-19. TIN companies haven’t escaped the impact of the pandemic, but they are incredibly pragmatic and positive in their views …