A PERSONAL INVITATION TO YOU
You are invited to participate in an exclusive workshop of technology thought leaders about the future direction of the New Zealand's hi-tech future. This workshop will help inform the likely future focus and investment of the National Science Challenge Science for Technological Innovation (SfTI) - Kia Kotahi Mai: Te Ao Putaiao me Te Ao Hangarau.
The workshop will be Co-Chaired by Mr John Bongard ONZM, Chair of SfTI and former Managing Director of Fisher & Paykel Appliances and Ms Traci Houpapa MNZM, Chair of the Federation of Maori Authorities.
Date: Tuesday 13 March 2018
Time: 10am – 4pm (followed by a networking function)
Venue: The GRID AKL, 12 Madden Street, Auckland
Facilitator: Rod Oram – Business Commentator and Journalist
Costs and Expenses: We are happy to meet your actual and reasonable costs for time and travel expenses. Please indicate an estimate of these with your registration.
RSVP: By Friday 16 February 2018 by registering here
This is a personal invitation and is not transferable.
If you wish to nominate an alternative representative please contact Olivia with the details of your nomination for consideration.
A detailed programme for the day will be sent out closer to the date, however, please see below for more details.
Meanwhile, any questions related to the programme please contact Reece at the National Science Challenge Science for Technological Innovation.
The Purpose of the Mission Lab
The Mission Lab is an opportunity to bring together technology leaders that can offer a future focused perspective to explore the next opportunities and challenges for science for technological innovation. Participants will include leading innovators, Maori leadership, entrepreneurs, visionary industry thought leaders, science thought leaders, rangatahi Maori and other young emerging science talent, expat Kiwi leaders and international guest innovators. We hope the Mission Lab will help identify the technology missions to create the next necessary step change in our economy. Be part of the conversation! More details here.