Upcoming Events Shift

Industry Engagement - Dunedin Events

Tuesday March 19, 2019

All events listed below, unless stated otherwise, take place at Signal's Dunedin studio at 123 Vogel Street, Level 2.  Current students are expected to attend, and we welcome prospective students looking to gain insight into a particular company/area of expertise.

If you feel you have something to contribute to our students we welcome your interest in being a guest speaker.  Please email us for further information.

Please check this page regularly for the most up-to-date list of speakers and speaking times.  Times may change due to the speaker availability.

Upcoming Events

Friday 29 March

9.30am - 10.30am
George Sealy
Lead Software Engineer, iOS
BlueJeans Network
LinkedIn: https://nz.linkedin.com/in/georgesealy

11am - 12noon
Sam Mulholland
Founder and Managing Director
Standby Consulting
LinkedIn: https://nz.linkedin.com/in/sam-mulholland-333b6bb

Friday 5 April
11am - 12noon
Amy Heinrich & Phil Wheeler
Software Engineer & Development Manager
LinkedIn (Amy): https://nz.linkedin.com/in/aaheinrich

Friday 12 April
11am - 12noon
John Enlow
Chief Product Officer
LinkedIn: https://nz.linkedin.com/in/johnenlow

12.30pm - 2pm
Rodney Tamblyn & Gloria Gomez
CEO                       UX/UI Designer/Strategist/Researcher

LinkedIn (Rodney): https://www.linkedin.com/in/rodneytamblyn
LinkedIn (Gloria): https://www.linkedin.com/in/gloria-gomez-phd-a32b751

Past 2019 Events

Friday 22 February
9.30am - 10.30am
Chanel O'Brian
Business Development Advisor
Enterprise Dunedin, Dunedin City Council
LinkedIn: https://nz.linkedin.com/in/chanel-o-brien-9669822b

Friday 1 March
9.30am - 10.30am
Ian Simpson
Chief Executive Officer
Logic Studio
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ihsimpson

11am - 12noon
Claudia Ott & Veronica Liesaputra
SHIFT Academic Coordinators
University of Otago
"IT Roles"

Friday 8 March
9.30am - 10.30am
Claudia Ott & Veronica Liesaputra
SHIFT Academic Coordinators
University of Otago
"Dunedin Tech Companies"

11am - 12noon
Jason Leong
CEO & Co-founder
LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jasonleong

1pm - 2pm
Rachel Butler
Audacious & Startup Dunedin
LinkedIn (Rachel): https://www.linkedin.com/in/rachel-butler-b5883a95

Friday 15 March
9am - 10.30am
Claudia Ott & Veronica Liesaputra
SHIFT Academic Coordinators
University of Otago
"Design Thinking"

11am - 12noon
Jon Foote
Director and Principal Consultant
Flock Consulting
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/footejon

Friday 22 March
9.30am - 11am & 12noon-1pm
Claudia Ott & Veronica Liesaputra
SHIFT Academic Coordinators
University of Otago
"Computer Science/Information Science Research Labs"
(Venue: Computer Science/Information Science Computer Research Labs)

1pm - 2pm
Leanne Ross
Professional Practice Fellow (Digital & Sports Marketing)
Department of Marketing
University of Otago
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/leannerossbelfast
(Venue: Otago Business School Boardroom - Room OBS3.19/20)

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Thursday March 21, 2019
An enthusiastic crowd of over 40 gathered at EPIC last week to hear about the projects that the Christchurch 2018 SHIFT Cohort had completed with support from their Industry mentors.
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Positive experiences for all at the Dunedin SHIFT Industry Showcase
Tuesday March 19, 2019
Congratulations to all students who presented their projects at the Showcase, and to those who are already employed in the tech sector in Dunedin, Christchurch and Auckland. Success, personal development, collaboration and industry support were on show as the 2018 SHIFT cohort shared their SHIFT industry experience.
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2019 SHIFT Cohorts & Industry Guests
Monday March 18, 2019
The 2019 SHIFT programmes in Christchurch and Dunedin are well underway, and students are already learning lots, meeting tech sector practitioners, and expanding their networks.