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[In Development] iGEM

The International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) competition is coming to our corner of the world.

Future of Healthcare 10-city tour in New Zealand

A 10-city tour of New Zealand sponsored by the Royal New Zealand College Of General Practitioners is taking place this year.

Workshop for Pacific Business Trust

In May 2018, I designed and facilitated a workshop for the Pacific Business Trust as part of  a long term collaboration.

Panel Moderator for Kiwa Nuanua – Pacific Tech Summit

In April 2018, I was invited as Panel Moderator for the “What’s next? Looking 20 years into the Future” session.

Opening Keynote Speaker: RNZCGP 2017 Digital Summit.

In November 2017, I gave the Opening Keynote for the Digital Summit 2017 with a focus on the paradigm shift of Lifespans to Healthspans.

Opening Speaker: Autodesk 2020 – The Shape Of Things to Come

In August 2017, I was invited by Autodesk to share my perception of the future of Manufacturing and Generative Design.

Curator: TechWeek New Zealand 2017

I was an independent curator for over 200 national events.

Tactile Astronomy

I am developing Tactile Astronomy to teach Astronomy to blind youth. 

 It is time to open the final frontier for all.

Tactile Astronomy on Radio New Zealand

In October 2016, Tactile Astronomy was featured on This Way Up! from Radio New Zealand.

August 2016: Startup Mentor for Te Mahuki @ Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

I am a Mentor for the inaugural cohort of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa’s Te Mahuki program from August to December 2016.

Event Designer & Facilitator: Innovation 2030 for Labour Party

I was asked to design, develop and deliver a facilitated all-day workshop to bring together a group of industry, science and academic leaders

Speaker: Capital Raising for the Roadless Economy.

As a 3-part workshop engagement with the Innovation Liberation Front, I helped co-facilitate a specific session on raising capital for UAV startups.

The session focused on IP creation, protection, understanding how a startup works and how it works in the context of UAVs and New Zealand regulations.

Design Strategy Consulting for UNITEC

Between March and July 2015, I worked as a Design Education Consultant for UNITEC in one of their internal strategy projects for blended learning capability and how to communicate it with the wider faculty and staff.

Design Strategy work for NeSI

From July to September 2015, I am working with New Zealand eScience Infrastructure (NeSI) as a Design Strategy Consultant for their Capability Development Strategy for Researcher Digital Literacy.

Drones: Enabling the C Prize Competition

In 2014, I assisted in the development of strategic business relationship with Swedish provider Sqore to enable the innovation competition to take place in 2015.

Network Society Ambassador

A set of simultaneous technologies is growing exponentially, with the common feature of being decentralized, and organized in a network. The Network Society project creates a vision and analytical tools to allow individuals, enterprises and the society at large to deal positively with this unstoppable change.

2014 Continuous Improvement Forum Speaker

I was invited to speak at the 2014 CI Forum in Auckland. I shared my insights on designing corporate training of CI Tools.

I help organizations turn unstoppable change into new opportunities.

I focus on the design and implementation of strategies compatible with an accelerating future.

Consultant & Creative Specialist

In June 2014, I formalized my creative consultancy engagements with the New Zealand-based Live More Awesome Foundation. You can visit their official website right here.   What I…

Content & Media Strategist at CloudM

May-August 2014: I worked with CloudM with key accountabilities for the Blerter launch in product education, communications strategy (developing the new website and brand) and channel delivery.     Blerter is…

Succed On

Learning Design Consultant at ASB Bank

Between 2013 & 2014, I worked as a Learning & Design Strategy Consultant for the Culture and Capability Team of ASB in Auckland, New Zealand.

e-BLS

I worked at e-Blended Learning Solutions from October 2012 to March 2013. I led strategic initiatives in workforce training programs at the intersection of mobile learning and social media including gamification of training for companies in the financial, banking, energy, transportation and infrastructure sectors of New Zealand.

New Zealand life begins.

Today I relocated to New Zealand with a new Permanent Residence.

ARIA at Burning Man 2012

I am in a project with ARIA in collaboration with Reallocate to build an ope source Unmanned Aerial System (UAS).