There are plenty of networking & other technology-related events happening every single week in Tauranga.  Many of them are open to anyone to attend and they can be a great way to find out about what’s going on and to grow your business.

I’ll post details of the events I hear about below.  Contact us with details of your event and we’ll post them here.

TEDx Tauranga: 19th July 2014

Have you heard about It’s a collection of over 1400 talks. Each talk is just 5 to 15mins long. A new talk is added every week day. You can watch them all for free anytime.

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience.

Where: ASB Arena, Baypark, Tauranga

Cost: $55

To register visit:


Technology for Smarter Business Expo – 29th May 2014

The purpose of the expo is to showcase the products and services of local IT companies.  In particular, it is to encourage companies that currently access ICT goods and services from outside the region to give local suppliers a chance to provide the same.

Where:  Baycourt Exhibition Hall, Durham Street, Tauranga

Time:    12:30pm to 5.00pm

For more information email or telephone (07) 571 1401.


Mashup Bay of Plenty 2014 – a competition for secondary schools

Mashup is all set to go again for the fourth year in the Bay of Plenty over the weekend of 5 and 6 April.

Teams work together over the weekend to create a Mashup (a web page or application that uses and combines data, presentation or functionality from two or more sources to create new services) from start to finish that would be useful for people in the Bay of Plenty. And it should be loads of fun!

For more information and to register go to:


TAURANGA CLOUD EXPO: 26th February 2014

The Tauranga Cloud Expo is designed to help small business owners find out more about the cloud and how it can improve their business’ performance. You are invited to come and interact with Xero, a host of Xero add-on software partners and local cloud IT providers. The best software companies around NZ are coming, so don’t miss out!

Where: BNZ Partners Centre, Cameron Road, Tauranga

Cost: Free

To register visit: