StratEDGY Strategic Foresight has organised an ArtsTech Speed Dating event to provide an inaugural opportunity for New Zealand's artistic, science and tech sectors to come together, connect and innovate using their collective skills and knowledge.

12:30pm – 6:30pm Tuesday 9 May 2017 at the Renouf Foyer, Michael Fowler Centre

 

See the Potential (lunchtime public showcase)

12:30-1:30pm

Leading arts professionals, scientists and tech innovators share what excites them about arts/tech/science collaborations.

$5 koha per Showcase.
This is a not-for-profit event. Koha will be put towards costs not covered by sponsorship and in-kind contributions.


ArtsTech Speed Dating (invited participants)

1:30-5:00pm

Leading arts professionals, scientists and tech innovators 'speed date' to discover opportunities for combining their knowledge to create innovations, then ‘match-up’ into mini teams and develop the ideas that excite them most.

 


ArtsTech Innovation Showcase and Prize-giving

5:15pm–6:30pm  

After-work public showcase event where the mini-teams of artists, scientists and tech experts present the innovative ArtsTech concepts they've created during the afternoon and a panel of expert judges award prizes.


 

$5 koha per Showcase.
This is a not-for-profit event. Koha will be put towards costs not covered by sponsorship and in-kind contributions.

 

Sponsors and Supporters

StratEDGY is extremely grateful to the following organisations who have provided direct sponsorship, in-kind sponsorship or practical support for this inauguralArtsTech Speed Dating event.

Garage Project

Mahuki

MiramarMike

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

Te Pūnaha Matatini

Wellington City Council

Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency