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More Action Needed on Digital Inclusion

Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 9:12 am | Innovation Partnership

New Zealand has made good progress toward making Broadband accessible, but due to other factors some people are still not able to take advantage of the opportunities created by the Internet. Fellowship research released today by the Innovation Partnership ... More >>

Summer Code Camp in Tamaki makes learning code a game

Friday, 29 January 2016, 1:46 pm | Innovation Partnership

The summer school holiday is getting disrupted, with 30 students from the Manaiakalani Education Trust cluster of schools in Tamaki spending a week of their summer holidays learning to code, by writing their very own computer games. More >>

Putting government’s investment in UFB to work

Wednesday, 9 December 2015, 3:25 pm | Innovation Partnership

Government’s announcement today that 200,000 businesses can get hooked up to Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) is an indication of the huge potential for the New Zealand economy, according to Innovation Partnership Programme Director Joe Stockman. More >>

Innovation Partnership Coming to Gigatown

Thursday, 27 November 2014, 5:25 pm | Innovation Partnership

The Innovation Partnership will meet in Dunedin in February, to discuss how the city can make the most of the opportunity from winning Gigatown. More >>

Innovation Partnership to discuss Chch's digital future

Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 12:55 pm | Innovation Partnership

The Innovation Partnership is meeting in Christchurch tomorrow to discuss how Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) will help the rebuilt city succeed in the future. Innovation Partnership Chair Murray Sherwin says the Partnership is excited to be back in Christchurch, ... More >>

20/20 Trust shows digital tech boosts achievement

Thursday, 30 October 2014, 1:46 pm | Innovation Partnership

The latest report by the 20/20 Communications Trust shows that digital devices in classrooms are having a positive impact on student achievement, even if schools are struggling to keep up with the disruptive change they create. More >>

TIN100 shows the importance of growing tech talent pool

Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 3:31 pm | Innovation Partnership

This year’s TIN100 report by the Technology Investment Network shows the incredible potential of ICT and software businesses to drive New Zealand’s future economic success, says Murray Sherwin, Chair of the Innovation Partnership. More >>

Innovation Partnership supportive of online voting

Wednesday, 6 August 2014, 3:36 pm | Innovation Partnership

The Innovation Partnership today welcomed the findings from a Government working party, which has found that online voting could be feasible by 2016. More >>

NetHui discusses the potential for online voting

Monday, 14 July 2014, 11:07 am | Innovation Partnership

Debating the potential for online voting in New Zealand saw a room divided at day two of NetHui, with some calling it an essential and inevitable next step for democracy, and others concerned it was unworkable due to problems with keeping the ballot secure. More >>

NetHui shows the potential of the Internet for NZ businesses

Wednesday, 9 July 2014, 5:36 pm | Innovation Partnership

Kiwi businesses could add $34 billion to the economy simply by making better use of the internet, according to research presented by the Innovation Partnership at NetHui today. More >>

Support recognises the amazing success of Manaiakalani

Tuesday, 24 June 2014, 3:04 pm | Innovation Partnership

The Innovation Partnership has welcomed the Telecom Foundation’s announcement that it is doubling its ongoing support for the Manaiakalani Education Trust, with another $1.2 million to support digital learning programmes in several new schools. More >>

Cyber security vital to business making most of the Internet

Thursday, 19 June 2014, 1:53 pm | Innovation Partnership

The Innovation Partnership has welcomed a new government toolkit aimed at helping small business protect themselves and their customers online. More >>

Calls for implementation of education report's findings

Friday, 6 June 2014, 11:47 am | Innovation Partnership

The Innovation Partnership supports the recommendations of the Government’s 21st Century Learning Reference Group report on Internet based learning. The reference group’s report, “Future-focused learning in connected communities” shows just ... More >>


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