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In May 2017, I was the Closing Keynote Speaker for PRINZ 2017 in Christchurch, New Zealand.
I was an independent curator for over 200 national events.
In March 2017, the Tactile Education team shared the journey of building new educational experiences through accesible technologies in Tasmania.
I am developing Tactile Astronomy to teach Astronomy to blind youth. It is time to open the final frontier for all.
In November 2016, I was interviewed by The Spinoff about Tactile Astronomy and my perspective on innovation in NZ Inc.
In October 2016, the volunteer team working on Tactile Astronomy got together in Tauranga at the iimaginarium.
In November 2016, I participated in Startup Weekend Auckland and represented MESHED.
In November 2016, I secured patronage for a group of 10 participants from Manurewa High School to attend the SU NZ Summit and spark their potential to solve New Zealand’s grand challenges.
Make a New Zealand GST-deductible charitable donation to support teaching Astronomy to blind youth.
In October 2016, Tactile Astronomy was featured on This Way Up! from Radio New Zealand.
Since September 2016, I am a registered volunteer for Marine Mammal strandings in New Zealand. You can learn more about Project Jonah here: Project Jonah – Marine Mammal…
Tactile Sound is the Open Source Engine to make IoT beacons playback audio through a Raspberry Pi. It was developed at the Open Source Open Society 2016 Hackathon.
In August 2016, I participated in the #OSOS16 Conference and represented MESHED, a collective of volunteers and organizations that develop STEAM projects for youth and community in South+ West Auckland.
I am involved in the development of the MESHED collaborative to support resillient communities in Auckland through neighborhood activations of MakerHood.
In August 2016, Google New Zealand sponsored my attendance to Semi-Permanent. SP is a global creative and design thinking platform.
In August 2016, I joined Astronomers Without Borders as part of the development of Tactile Education and Tactile Astronomy.
In August 2016, I gave a talk at the User Experience Auckland Group about the Tactile Astronomy Project.
En Julio de 2016 dí una plática en PLATOON Ciudad de México con la temática de El Futuro Del Trabajo.
In July 2016, I was invited to be a guest speaker and panelist for the Social Media Club Auckland meet-up on Drones.
I am part of the New Zealand Hyperloop team. We are developing a proposal to reimagine the movement of matter across the nation.
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.
In June 2016, I participated in the Labour Party Future Of Work Commission session on the implications for the ICT sector -and related sectors- in knowledge-intensive manufacturing and services industries.
For the mobility-focused issue of Platoon Magazine I was interviewed about ARIA and our vision for a Roadless Economy.
The Innovation Nation Grand Challenge is an open call for New Zealanders to tackle the most pressing challenges in their communities. It’s goal is to catalyze ideas and innovations into inventions, thus building in-country capabilities, next-generation industries and national resilience.