Auckland Networking Event - Technology Lure of the US

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Join us to celebrate the 2019 TIN Report Launch at NZX in Wellington on Thursday November 7.  This year marks the 20th anniversary of TIN tracking the Kiwi companies that have made technology one of our country’s leading export sectors.

This event will bring together some of our country’s most talented, creative, and motivated people from leading tech companies and support agencies, providing a networking opportunity not to be missed. Join us to celebrate the tech export sector highlights of 2019 and acknowledge the entrepreneurs who are helping drive the industry to record levels of revenue and investment.

Our panel of tech professionals will discuss how their companies are working to be a force for good in New Zealand, and how the tech sector can bring about positive societal change.

Register now to join the top names in tech for our most exciting TIN Report Launch yet!

Order of Events:

5.00 – Arrival, networking, drinks and canapes sponsored by IDA Ireland
5.30 – Welcome, highlights of the TIN Report
5.45 – Panel discussion, Q&A
6.30 – Further networking
7.00 – Close

Date & Time:

Thursday, 7 November 2019
5:00 PM


Business attire

2019-11-07 17:00:00
2019-11-07 20:00:00
NZX, Wellington
Launch of the 2019 TIN Report


11 Cable Street


Head of Research Technology,
Senior Staff Scientist
Malaghan Institute of Medical Research

Kylie is Head of Research Technology at the Malaghan Institute of Medical Research (MIMR), Kylie has worked in cytometry for 14 years and is responsible for creating New Zealand’s most advanced cytometry core facility, the Hugh Green Cytometry Centre (HGCC), which includes flow and spectral cytometry, microscopy, histology and bioimaging.  Managing a shared resource laboratory with four staff members, she provides more than 70 MIMR research scientists with expertise and access to cytometry instrumentation to advance their research goals.

Her goal is to contribute her expertise to enhance scientific understanding and to provide better health outcomes for those suffering from disease.

Founder & CEO
Melon Health

Siobhan is Founder and CEO at Melon Health. She founded Melon in 2012 and has grown the company to what it is today, employing 20+ staff in NZ and the US. Working between California and Wellington, Siobhan leads the company which leverages social technology to provide a platform that engages patients in their own care, enabling human connection, scalable healthcare and better outcomes. Siobhan and her team believe in working on stuff that matters.

Siobhan’s background includes being a Trustee of the NZ Games, Animation and Visual Effects Trust, a charitable trust comprising of a group of digital media professionals dedicated to advancing the Games, Animation and VFX industries in NZ; an advisor for BetterBiotics and has previously been a Mentor at Lightning Lab.


Darryn is the Chief Executive of FarmIQ, an AgTech software company.  FarmIQ was spun out of a PGP (govt partnership) and is rapidly growing into an information platform for New Zealand agriculture.  FarmIQ helps farmers optimize farm performance and tell their story to capture a premium from high end consumers.

Darryn’s passion for New Zealand’s primary industries was cemented while still at school when he started work on a dairy farm.  He trained and then practiced as a rural veterinarian for five years before picking up his other interest in business.

Prior to FarmIQ, Darryn worked for Pfizer Animal Health in the UK and NZ, then Fonterra for several years in on-farm strategy.  He is a past Director of Pfizer New Zealand and is currently an independent director of the Pastoral Greenhouse Gas Research Consortium.

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Additionally, you'll gain opportunities to increase your company's profile through exposure in the TINTech Directory, the fortnightly TINWire, and across TIN's social media channels. We'll also keep you up to date on the pulse of the NZ tech sector with meaningful insights from TIN's proprietary database that will help you to enhance your company's performance.
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