TINWire Tech News Roundup: 22 September 21

helen.wedge Tech News, TIN News

As Auckland received the news about the move down to COVID Alert Level 3 on Monday, there came with it both a sigh of relief and an air of caution. The words ‘calculated risk’ have been used more than once in the media commentary that has followed.  As case numbers continue to drop slowly and with options for vaccinations now …

Event Recap – TIN Member CEO Chat: Cybersecurity

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TIN Member CEO Chat: Cybersecurity TIN’s CEO Chat series is designed to draw reflections from our TIN member company CEOs on best practice ideas and actions for tech sector success.  The topic of discussion for our August CEO Chat focused on ‘Cybersecurity’; a theme inspired by Datacom CEO Greg Davidson’s comment that cyber threats for business are far bigger than what’s being acknowledged.  Participants …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 13 July 21

helen.wedge Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou We’ve had a fantastic response to our 2021 TIN survey with a record number of completed surveys received after just two weeks! As detailed in our last TINWire, we’ve made some subtle changes to the way we’re doing things this year which will deliver even better results, both for TIN and the companies we survey. This year’s annual tech …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 18 June 21

helen.wedge Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou It’s good to be back. That was definitely the vibe on Wednesday for the opening day of Fieldays 2021 where a beautiful blue Waikato sky provided a welcoming backdrop for the thousands of Fieldays visitors who were back on site at Mystery Creek after a COVID-19 absence last year. The site was buzzing, and there was a …

Event Recap – Sustaining Global Ambitions for Tech Success

Sarah Gardyne Event Recap, Tech News, TIN News

Download the Investor’s Guide TIN EVENT RECAP: Sustaining Global Ambitions for Tech Success 27 May, 2021 – Generator, Auckland TIN couldn’t have timed the launch of its fifth Investor’s Guide to the New Zealand Technology Sector more perfectly, with outstanding results from TIN companies Fisher & Paykel Healthcare and Pacific Edge, and a major funding deal for Dawn Aerospace, announced …

Global uncertainty stimulates investment in high-growth and early stage Kiwi technology firms

Sarah Gardyne Press Release, Tech News, TIN News

Download the 2021 Guide TIN’s new ‘Investor’s Guide to the NZ Technology Sector’ reinforces the compelling case for international investment in Kiwi tech innovations AUCKLAND, May 27, 2021 – Record levels of early stage, venture capital and private equity investment in New Zealand technology companies, coupled with a strong performance in the public markets in the face of the global pandemic, has elevated …

Event Recap – TIN Member CEO Chat: Raising Capital

Sarah Gardyne Event Recap

TIN Member CEO Chat: Raising Capital TIN’s CEO Chat series is designed to draw reflections from our TIN member company CEOs on best practice ideas and actions for tech sector success. Our first CEO Chat of the year focused on ‘Raising Capital’ in anticipation of TIN’s forthcoming Investor’s Guide to the NZ Tech Sector, which reflects the current state of …

A Sea-Change in the Tech Sector

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

The unprecedented level of M&A activity in the Kiwi tech sector so far this year – seen most recently with Vend, Seequent and Transaction Services Group – is compelling evidence of a sea-change in approaches to growth that’s been taking place globally over the past 12 months. In times of crisis, it’s natural to see more technological advancement and disruption …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 23 March 21

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou. What an exciting, nail-biting, and euphoric past few weeks it has been in Aotearoa – and I’m not just talking about the sailing. Granted, we’ve been privileged to enjoy a ringside view of the America’s Cup from TIN HQ – and had the privilege of hosting TIN Members for race watching, networking, and an address by BNZ …

TINWire Tech News Roundup: 15 December 20

Sarah Gardyne Tech News, TIN News

Kia ora koutou 2020 will go down in the history books as a year to remember, and quite possibly one that many would prefer to forget. Many of our country’s tech businesses have had to dig deep in order to find opportunities to grow and survive. Two of those companies –Serko and Pushpay – were profiled in a recent news …