Kiwi Foo 2018

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Kiwi Foo Campers 2018

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174 confirmed attendees:

  1. Steve Adams @_steveadams (Socialize). Towns, Economic Development, Stories.
  2. Jane Allison @allisongroup (Massey University). Molecular simulation, Biomolecules, Research.
  3. Jo Allum @jo_allum (VentureCentre). Commons-based peer production, Social learning networks, Entrepreneurship.
  4. Claire Amos @claireamosnz (Hobsonville Point Secondary). Leading educational change, Education policy, Women in governance.
  5. Irik Anderson @irikanderson (Magic Memories, Chomp). Big Photo/Video , People Making, Food Safety.
  6. Pia Andrews @piawaugh (Service Innovation Lab (DIA)). Open [source|tech|gov|data], Gov as a Platform, Transformative & inclusive futures.
  7. Victor Anton (Victoria University of Wellington). Conservation biology, Machine learning, Scientist.
  8. Duncan Babbage @dbabbage (Intro Ltd / AUT Centre for eHealth). Mobile technology, Healthcare, Learning people’s names.
  9. Jo Bailey @jo_bailey (Reflexivity). Interdisciplinary science communication, Design ethics, Visual system design.
  10. John Ballinger @sponno (AskNicely). SaaS sucks. Long live SaaS, Citroen h-type -> EV, Saving 100 lives!.
  11. Jesse Bering @jessebering (Centre for Science Comms, Univ of Otago). science writing, psychology, suicidology.
  12. Angus Blair @angusblair (Performance Lab). Sports Science, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain.
  13. Sarah Bolton @sarahwbolton (Education policy consultant). Educational equity, Progressive government policy, Improving social mobility.
  14. Liza Bolton @Liza_Bolton (University of Auckland). Data, Teaching/communicating statistics, Official statistics.
  15. Keitha Booth @keithabooth (Open Govt Partnership). Open government, Participatory democracy, Open data and information .
  16. Anna Booth @AnnaelaineNZ (Auckland UniServices Limited). Creativity, Manaaki, Ignorance.
  17. Paul Brislen @paulbrislen. Media, Disruption, Engagement.
  18. Pieta Brown @Pieta_Brown (In progress…). Data & ethics , Waking up, Action.
  19. Kelly Buehler @khaybee. Governance, Sharing, Worldcon.
  20. Javier Candeira @candeira. Art, Science, Language.
  21. Vivian Chandra @vivster81 (Vivianchandra.com / OMGTech!). Fitness telemetry, Feminism, Digital inclusion.
  22. Sandra Chemin @sandrachemin (Entrepreneur). Future of work, Participatory culture and org design, Global impact business.
  23. Serena Chen @Sereeena. Designing for security, Internet communities, Shared realities.
  24. Mai Chen @maichennz (Chen Palmer). Myadvice.Legal, Superdiversity Centre and CQ Tick, #Myidentity.
  25. Chris Chetland (Gearshoot.com). Comparative aesthetics, Web, Music.
  26. Don Christie @normnz (Catalyst IT). Open Source, #8 Wire, Wind.
  27. Alexis Chun @wabisabiyo (Legalese.com). Computational Law, Open Source, Radical Candour.
  28. Richard Clark @phirate (Sharesies). Lovable technology, Finance education, More sleep.
  29. Alex Clark @kiwialexnz / @presspatron (PressPatron). Journalism & media, Crowdfunding & new business models, Improving content discovery.
  30. Suzy Clarke. Technology, Climate change response, Social justice.
  31. Moira Clunie @moiraclunie (Mental Health Foundation). Suicide prevention, Queer communities, Social innovation.
  32. Christopher Cormack @ranginui (Catalyst IT / Koha). Libraries, Open Source, Hūmarie.
  33. Guy Coulson (NIWA). Resilient Urban Futures, My personal cloud, Armchair climbing.
  34. Rowan Crawford @wombleton (Thematic). Bees, Bikes, Bows.
  35. Deborah Crittenden (University of Canterbury). Science, Technology, Innovation.
  36. Ann Cronin @barbari_ann (Learning punk). Neuro-psychologist , Creativity wonk, Irish.
  37. Sally Jo Cunningham @sallyjo (Waikato University). User experience, Libraries, Music and technology.
  38. Ben Curran @3rdKingsland (Caldera Health Ltd.). Genomics, Machine Learning, Large Flammable Art.
  39. Clare Curran @clarecurranmp (MP for Communications and Digital Stuff). New stuff, Who we are, Open stuff.
  40. Brendan Darby @BennyDarby2 (Victoria University of Wellington). Spectroscopy, Physics, Brewing.
  41. Vaughn Davis @vaughndavis (The Goat Farm). Aeroplanes, Stories, Resumption.
  42. Anna Dean @ohyesannadean (Double Denim). Female economy , Behaviour change , Parties! .
  43. Alex Dong @alexdong (HappyMoose.nz). Pixel vs. ink, Software meets hardware, Outsourcing is dying.
  44. Adrian Dorrington @DrAdrianD (Chronoptics Ltd). 3D machine vision, Inspiring emerging innovators, Tech for wellbeing.
  45. Jonah Duckles @jduckles (Carpentries (Software Carpentry)). Skills mastery, Open source , Peer learning.
  46. Nat Dudley @natdudley (Figure.NZ). Inclusive design, Women’s refuges, Open data.
  47. Richard Easther @reasther (University of Auckland). Astrophysics , Learning, Excellent futures for everyone .
  48. Matthew Egbert (University of Auckland). Interdisciplinary science & philosophy, Unconventional cognitive science, Defining life and how it came to be.
  49. John Egenes @jegenes (Otago University Music Dept). Music Production, Digital Ecosystems, Writing horse books.
  50. Charles Ehrhart (GreenSpark). Sustainability , Greentech , Climate change.
  51. Rob Elshire (Genomics for Aotearoa NZ (GFANZ)). Disruptive Genomics, Communities of Opportunities, Surfing Waves of Change.
  52. Zeus Engineer @zeus_engineer (Callaghan Innovation). Science and Engineering, Outdoor Activities, Developing young leaders.
  53. Owen Evans @buildmaster (TinyVine). Inclusive technology, Diversifying technologists, Growing kiwi talent pool.
  54. Peter Fletcher-Dobson @peterfd (Kiwibank). Fintech, Decentralised internet, Bi-cultural Aotearoa.
  55. Dave Frampton @majicDave (Majic Jungle). Game development , Procedural generation, Overly ambitious projects.
  56. Mary Gardiner @me_gardiner (Google). Better management, Feminism, Portfolio careers.
  57. Anne Gibbon @AlcinoeSea (Matri Design, consultant to Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei). Augmented cognition, Disciplined creativity, Indigenous identity.
  58. Ghazaleh Golbakhsh (Waking Dream Collective). Writing, Diaspora films, Existentialist crises.
  59. Ben Goodger (Google). Web, Open source, Architecture.
  60. Ben Gracewood @nzben (Vend + Codemania). Software People, Tech community, BBQ.
  61. Tanya Gray @tanya. education, javascript, conservation.
  62. Swati Gupta @ImSwatiG (Callaghan Innovation). Promoting innovation, Commercializing science, Entrepreneurship & start-ups.
  63. Matt Haigh @mattjhaigh (Westpac New Zealand). Payments APIs, Data commercialisation, Innovation Governance.
  64. Graham Harris (the ocean). Healing the ocean, Sustainable communities, Science in business.
  65. Glen Harris. Software engineering, IOT, Kitesurfing.
  66. Emily Harvey @emilynz (M.E Research). Making better decisions, Values informed policy, Inclusive governance.
  67. Heather Hendrickson @DrHHNZ (Massey University). SciComm, Microbiology, Bacteriophages.
  68. Mandy Henk @mandyhenk (Tohatoha Aotearoa Commons). information justice, critical openness, healthy information commons .
  69. Dacia Herbulock @SidonieCigale (Science Media Centre). Science in society, Journalism, Language and cultural exchange.
  70. Kyle Higham @SpeckOnADot (Victoria University of Wellington). Complex Systems, Computational Social Science, Science, Innovation, and the NZ Economy.
  71. Alexia Hilbertidou @girlbossnz (Founder, GirlBoss NZ). Empowering Young Women, Youth Entrepreneurship, STEM Education .
  72. Briana Hill @brianahill (Youthline). Youth participation, Tech and mental health, Representation .
  73. Nathan Holmberg @nshgraph (Thematic). Building companies, Building things, Building a life.
  74. Teijo Holzer (Weta Digital). Making movies, Real-time cameras, Python & C++.
  75. Shane Hunt @secsciteacher (Lumineer Academy). Future of Education, Shaping Minds, Building Scientific Thinking.
  76. David Iorns @GeneticRescue (The Genetic Rescue Foundation). De-extinction, Long term thinking, Citizen science.
  77. Ruth James @RuthJamesNZ (She#, Code Club, OMG Tech, Xero!). I do tech outreach , Feminist, Mentor .
  78. Drew James (CubaDupa and Tour-Makers). Creative Interactivation, Curating for cultural leadership, Sharing the extraordinary .
  79. Tanya Johnson @pixelwench (AskNicely). Diversity & Inclusion, Building better teams, Technology for good.
  80. Brough Johnson @broughjohnson (Narrative Muse). gender diversity in the media, film/tv distribution and book publishing, the natural world.
  81. Melanie Johnson (University of Auckland). Copyright reform, Interactive learning, Equitable outcomes.
  82. Melanie Johnston-Hollitt @JohnstonHollitt (Peripety Scientific, Curtin Univ.). Astrophysics , International Science Diplomacy, Big Data.
  83. Peter-Lucas Jones (Te Hiku Media). Te Reo Māori , Te Tiriti o Waitangi , Maramataka Māori .
  84. Samantha Jones @sam_rae_jones (Little Yellow Bird). Sustainable Fashion, Social Enterprise, Edmund Hillary Fellowship.
  85. Sacha Judd @szechuan (Hoku Group). Diversity & Inclusion, Startups, Harry Styles.
  86. Robyn Kamira. Te Reo!, Banjo-uke, UAVs.
  87. Amritpal Kaur @Amrit_Kaur24 (AUT). Engineer in the making, Big dreamer, Driven and Passionate.
  88. Darsel Keane @darsel (University of Auckland). Entrepreneurial mindsets , Innovators and makers, Future of Work.
  89. Martin Knoche (Northland Innovation Centre). Autonomous trucks, Deep learning, Data analytics.
  90. Tim Kong @timoslimo (Eduminati). Systems & process, Unheard conversations, Tapster.
  91. Michael Koziarski @nzkoz (Vend/Rails). Tech teams, Open source, Scaling.
  92. Fabiana Kubke @kubke (University of Auckland). Neuroscience, Education, Open.
  93. Tash Lampard @tashmahal (Webstock). Self publishing, Events, Ethical design.
  94. Hinemihiata Lardelli (Callaghan Innovation). Maori Economy, Community improvement and social enterprise, Rangatahi and youth voice.
  95. Brenda Leeuwenberg @digitalharpy (NZ On Air). Interactive digital stories, Innovative digital storytelling, Children’s local content.
  96. Gavin Lennox (Invenco). Fintech, Leadership, Start ups.
  97. Erica Lloyd @ericalloyd (Callaghan Innovation). Truth , Beauty , Tidying up .
  98. Deborah Mackenzie (Backbone Collective). Violence against women, Continous improvement, Grass roots social movement.
  99. Renea Mackie @Renea (Creative Forest Ltd). Entrepreneurship, Education, Creativity.
  100. Bill Macnaught @bmacnz (National Library of NZ). Knowledge, Taonga, Reading.
  101. Keoni Mahelona @mahelona (Te Hiku Media). Kanaka Māoli, Triathlete, Indigenous Data Sovereignty.
  102. Sandy Mamoli @smamol (Nomad8). Self-managing organisations, Holacracy/Sociocracy, Agile.
  103. Gaven Martin (Massey University). Mathematics, Science Administration, Research excellence.
  104. Leslie Martin (University of Melbourne). Environmental & energy economics, Field experiments, International development.
  105. Emily Mason (Social Investment). Better decisions , Data, Change.
  106. Ratu Mataira (Robinson Research Institute). Hybrid Electric Aircraft, Superconductors, Coffee Magnate.
  107. Arama Mataira @aramamataira1 (Walk Together NZ LTD). Intercultural Facilitation , Leadership Coach/Mentor, Culturally Repsonsive Systemic Change .
  108. Lee Mauger @kiwidonkey (Kiwi Collaborative). Collaboration for business and community, Engaging kids in STEM, Preserving dark skies.
  109. Mahsa McCauley @mahsabanoo (AUT). Artificial Intelligence , Women in Tech (SheSharp), Natural Language Processing .
  110. Fraser McConnell @FraserHMcC (Squawk Squad). Birds, Blockchain, Social Entrepreneurship.
  111. Chris McDowall @fogonwater (Roaming). Making maps, Exploring data, Opening data.
  112. Eva McGauley @Eva_McGauley (Eva’s Wish). Womens Rights, Cancer Survivor, Lego!.
  113. Linda McIver @lindamciver (Australian Data Science Education Inst). Data Science Education, Changing the world with tech education, Kids as architects of change.
  114. Jeanette McLeod @GraphyJ (Univ of Canterbury; Maths Craft NZ). Mathematics, Science communication, Mathematical craft.
  115. Anna McMartin @TheEndisNaenae (Public policy). Child poverty, Writing, Trans aspie kid’s mum.
  116. Eoin McMillan @mceoin (SF Dev Labs). Blockchain, Startups, Gardening.
  117. Emily Melhuish @kanocarra (Rocket Lab). Horses, Electric and self driving cars, Rockets.
  118. Matthias Meyer (Victoria University of Wellington). Physics, Software, Scientific art.
  119. Jonathan Miller @jonomiller (Callaghan Innovation). Artificial Intelligence, Technology Transfer, Technology story telling.
  120. Nelson Minar @nelson (Fiasco). Maps, Machine learning, Gaming.
  121. Julie Mugford (University of Canterbury). Applied maths and stats, Solving problems, Triathlon addict.
  122. Ian Musson @ianthemuss (Kokiri Maori Accelerator / Te Wananga o Aotearoa). Redefining success, Collaboration in action, Dependency to independence .
  123. Sabrina Nagel (AUT, Dot Connector at Ako). Future of education, Entrepreneurship, Sustainability.
  124. Andy Neale (Xero). Data science, Family history, Financial networks.
  125. Keith Ng @keith_ng (NZ Herald). Data, Journalism, Subversion.
  126. Poul Nielsen @Fonss_Nielsen (University of Auckland). Bioinstrumentation, Modelling biological systems, Soft robotics.
  127. Matt Nippert @MattNippert (NZ Herald). Billionaires, Tax, Journalism.
  128. Scott Nolan @scottnolan (Investor). Investing, Biotechnology, Democracy.
  129. Kevin Nolan @KevinNolan (Trade Me). Open source, Web technology, Product development.
  130. Sheldon Nunes (Quoralis). Gait Analysis, Improving Lives, Machine Learning.
  131. Peter Nunns (MRCagney). Urban economics, Transport futures, Medium sized data.
  132. Kati Ohens (Salvo). Reversible damage, Social responsibility, Environment.
  133. Matthew Oliver @talkingtothecan (Ministry for Culture and Heritage). Documentary Heritage, Publishing, Government.
  134. Richard Pamatatau @RPamatatau (AUT). University Journalism, Academic
    Journalism, Investigation Identity.
  135. Kate Pearce @secvalve (Cisco). Eloquence, Cybersecurity, Intersectionalism.
  136. Dan Peterson @dlpeters (Conviction: The Card Game). Resist(ing Trump), Open source, Educational technology.
  137. Anthony Poole (University of Auckland). The origin of life, Biotechnology, Fostering NZ science.
  138. Richie Poulton (The Dunedin Study). Human Development, Making research matter, Scientific Integrity.
  139. Mitali Purohit @MitaliP (AUT). Innovation, Technology, Entrepreneurship.
  140. Ramon Quitales @rquitales (RipeTime). Reproducible open source science, Nanomaterial applications, Internet of Things (IoT).
  141. Nicholas Rattenbury @NJRattenbury (University of Auckland). Astronomy, Space Science, Education.
  142. Neal Richardson @nealrich (Spark). Off-grid, Leading people, Mobile technology.
  143. Diane Robertson (Data Futures). social licence, data informed social outcomes , data governance.
  144. Judy Rodda (GIS Analyst). Improving MPA monitoring, Understanding Hector’s habitat needs, Citizen science opportunities.
  145. Antony Royal @AntRoyal (Incredible Skies). Automated Drones, House Bus, Maori Tech.
  146. James Sanders (Callaghan Innovation). Innovation, Better New Zealand, Entrepreneurship.
  147. Grant Sargent @grantsargent (Salvo). Starting things, Technology, New Zealand.
  148. Maia Sauren @sauramaia (ThoughtWorks Australia; Fibreshed Melbourne). Open source, Digital heathcare, Local sustainable fibres.
  149. Theo Schlossnagle @postwait (Circonus). Big data, Ethics, Conservation.
  150. Dmitry Selitskiy @DSelitskiy (Thought-Wired). Universal access for all, Connecting brains and computers, Social enterprise.
  151. Sian Simpson @siansimpson (Kiwi Landing Pad). Community, Mental Health , Content/Video.
  152. Cather Simpson @ptolemytortoise (Photon Factory, Univ of Auckland). The innovation pipeline, Photonics for primary industries, Lasers for all!!.
  153. Alex Sims (University of Auckland). Blockchain , Education , Exponential technologies.
  154. Harkanwal Singh @kamal_hothi (Elements Data Studio). Data visualisation, Open data, Interactive learning.
  155. Emma Skellern (Callaghan Innovation). Well Being, Young people centric, System upgrade.
  156. Daniel Spector @danjite (BizDev.NZ). Green Investment, Climate Change Mitigation, Drug Policy Reform.
  157. Ellen Strickland @ellenstrickland (InternetNZ). Future of the Internet , Equity, Access.
  158. Peter Sumich (AUT). Automation, Innovation, Collaboration.
  159. Audrey Tang @audreyt (PDIS.nat.gov.tw). Social enterprise, Open government, Youth empowerment.
  160. David ten Have (Makey Makey). Constructionism, Programatic Fabrication, Tools for thinking.
  161. Barry Torkington @btipoint (Fisheries Reform). Fisheries, Innovation, Bluegrass music.
  162. Chris Trent @Topher_pop (Kode Biotech). Biotechnology, Growing small NZ business, Minutiae.
  163. Fiona Tweedie @FCTweedie (Internet Australia). Digital Humanities, Inclusive communities, Ethical data.
  164. Demi Vasques @demivasques (University of Auckland). Complex systems and networks, Data science, Fostering collaboration.
  165. Brenda Wallace @Br3nda (NZGov). He tāngata , Ngā whare, Te Reo Māori.
  166. Chris Webb (GCDO DIA). #government digital services, #getting out of the way, #codesign.
  167. Simon Werner @psiphi75. Sustainability, Reducing climate change, Robotics.
  168. Marijke Willemse (Callaghan Innovation). Data Science, Internet of Things (IoT), Research and Technical Services.
  169. Phil Wilson @FlowPhil (Univ of Canterbury; Maths Craft NZ). Mathematics, Science Communication, Thinking better.
  170. Amie Wolken @augmented_amie (Geo AR Games). Augmented Reality, Grassroots Activism, Animal Rights.
  171. Meng Wong @mengwong (Legalese.com). open source, computational law, formal verification.
  172. Alvin Yeo (University of Waikato). Work integrated learning, Participatory action research, Interdisciplinary approaches.
  173. Jen Zajac @jenofdoom. open source, tech community, conservation.
  174. Zuleyka Zevallos @othersociology (The Other Sociologist). Sociology, Equity, diversity & Intersectionality, Interdisciplinary collaboration.