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That's a wrap! The great SIGNAL send-off

Thursday November 26, 2020

The SIGNAL team hosted two special events to farewell the SIGNAL ICT Grad School in Dunedin and Christchurch.

SIGNAL Director, Dr Stuart Charters at the SIGNAL Christchurch Farewell Party

Attended by over 100 friends of SIGNAL, we celebrated the success of our fantastic students and graduates, and acknowledged the support of our local tech industry and academic partners over the last four years.

SIGNAL Director, Dr Stuart Charters speaks at the Dunedin SIGNAL farewell party

Since opening its doors in 2017, SIGNAL has boosted NZ's tech sector capabilities by delivering innovative education aligned with industry needs. 

We've created opportunities for individuals to start careers in tech, for existing professionals to further develop their capabilities, and supported teachers to advance their digital technology education skills. 

SIGNAL Deputy Director, Kylie Jackson

SIGNAL has also connected and grown our local tech industry by hosting a range of industry events across Dunedin and Christchurch.

Dunedin 2020 SHIFT students (left) present the SIGNAL team with gifts at the SIGNAL farewell party. 

We would again like to thank and acknowledge all of our students, graduates, local industry and academic partners across Christchurch and Dunedin, for helping make our Farewell parties such a wonderful SIGNAL send off.

The SIGNAL Team (L-R): Lenore Wright, Lufei Wang, Stuart Charters, Lauren Saker, Leisa Browne and Kylie Jackson

The SIGNAL team will continue to work remotely until our last day of operations on Friday 18 December.

Please do not hesitate to contact us via info@signal.ac.nz to find out more about what tech education opportunities exist through our tertiary partners in 2021. 

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