Annual Technology Investment Network (TIN) survey launches this week into a changed world

Sarah Gardyne Press Release, Tech News, TIN News

AUCKLAND, 4 June 2020 The need for data on New Zealand’s tech export sector has never been more crucial, says TIN managing director, Greg Shanahan More than a thousand Kiwi tech companies will receive invitations to participate in the Technology Investment Network’s annual TIN Report survey  this week as the sector – along with the rest of New Zealand – …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 4 June 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Lockdown has forced us all to think a little differently, and for us at TIN this has meant hosting our very first virtual TINTalk where our panel discussed the strengths and learning opportunities presented by the NZ healthtech sector and we revealed the findings of the inaugural HealthTech Insights Report. Around 200 people joined us online as we heard first-hand …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 19 May 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou I trust you’re all enjoying new-found freedom under Alert Level 2, and that the past weekend saw you getting out from behind your screens and back to beaches, bike tracks and backyard catchups. Aside from the shift in our alert levels, last week’s other big news was Budget 2020. There have been a range of views expressed …

COVID-19 highlights how our market is working for Kiwi companies

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Mark Peterson – CEO, NZX Following the outstanding 10-year run of the S&P/NZX 50 into early 2020 – the acute impacts of COVID-19 have highlighted how our capital markets are working for Kiwi businesses and investors. NZX CEO, Mark Peterson, says we have not only seen relative resilience but the past two months have also showcased the important role of …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 5 May 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou The step down to Alert Level 3 last week will have brought welcome relief for many in our hospitality and retail sectors as online ordering of restaurant meals, coffees, and other essentials kicks into action and the engine room of our economy starts whirring again. A plethora of meal delivery services are bringing the nation its takeaway …

HARNESSING TECH’S SLINGSHOT EFFECT FOR NZ’S POST-COVID-19 RECOVERY

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Once New Zealand emerges from COVID-19 lockdown, the technology export sector presents one of the most robust opportunities to sustain NZ’s economic momentum in the face of the decline and uncertainly surrounding tourism, says TIN Managing Director, Greg Shanahan. Over the past five years, the gap in offshore income between international tourism and tech exports has narrowed as TIN-surveyed companies …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 22 April 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

The Prime Minister’s recent decision to take the country into Alert Level 3 from next week will bring welcome relief to a large slice of New Zealand’s workforce. Hundreds of thousands of workers can get back on the job and many small businesses can start trading again. Shoring up our economy remains key to long-term recovery. I believe that once …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 8 April 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

New Zealand has spent nearly two weeks in Level 4 lockdown, and I’m wondering how everyone is doing? Despite the distractions of lockdown memes, boogies, tik toks, and video-linked house parties, the severity of the situation hasn’t waned. The global economy is starting to hurt, corporations are making cuts, and previously infallible industries have taken a hit. The technology sector …

First ever NZ HealthTech Insights Report offers timely deep dive into NZ’s largest tech industry sub-sector: Healthcare Technology

Sarah Gardyne Press Release, Tech News, TIN News

“Now more than ever, the world needs effective solutions to big health problems.”Greg Shanahan – Managing Director, TIN. AUCKLAND, 8 April 2020 Technology Investment Network (TIN), in association with the Consortium for Medical Device Technologies (CMDT), has today released New Zealand’s first ever HealthTech Insights Report, offering a deep dive into the country’s largest tech industry sub-sector, Healthcare Technology. The …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 27 March 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

As we’ve heard many people say over the past days, weeks and now months, these are uncharted waters for all of us.  From my self-isolated home office on Auckland’s North Shore, I’m in my bubble, and will remain happily so for at least the next four weeks. However, that doesn’t mean everything – business, technology, innovation – the world as …