Techweek AKL to showcase Kiwi innovation, technology and design

The inaugural Techweek AKL is set to run from May 14-22, showcasing NZ's most cutting-edge design, innovation and technology. Find out more about this week of exciting events aimed at ‘reshaping our world’ through social, technological and environmental innovation. Techweek AKL brings to Auckland an inspiring mix of international and Kiwi speakers.

A first of its kind in Auckland, Techweek AKL is an unmissable cluster of events hosted by various international and local keynote speakers, accompanied by a breadth of relevant, trend-focused topics.

It’s the new calendar event that focuses on reshaping our world through design, innovation and technology.

Throughout the week, immerse yourself in the latest STEM trends from nanotech to biotech, from the Internet of things to virtual reality, from the on-demand economy to peer-to-peer business.
The theme ‘Reshaping our world’ will be interpreted through social, cultural, technological, environmental and political lenses.

The future focused programme will:connect leaders, investors, researchers, creatives, engineers and entrepreneurs to create solutions

  • to global challenges
  • demonstrate the transformative potential of changing trends and technologies 
  • provide insights and opportunity to accelerate innovation and business growth
  • leverage the latest technology trends for 
  • competitive advantage

Technology itself will play a starring role throughout Techweek AKL, creating engaging and thought provoking experiences. The week consolidates Auckland’s position as a highly connected innovative and entrepreneurial hub of the Asia-Pacific region, and a magnet for diverse talent and investment.

Techweek AKL is proudly presented by Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED).

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