Open your thinking.
By inspired by global champions who are pioneering a more open world. Learn from the people ripping the lid off huge questions and leading NZ forward.
Connect and create.
Join over 400 innovators in facilitated open, collaborative sessions. Expect to contribute your perspectives, connect with others. Prove the power of participation and collaboration - by putting it into action.
Level up your skills
Level up your skills, your work, your team, your organisation, our society with 3 streams of professional development workshops.
Learn from leaders who are pioneering a more open world.
Audrey Tang, a civic hacker who actively contributes to Taiwan’s g0v (“gov-zero”), a vibrant community focusing on creating tools for the civil society, with the call to “fork the government”.
Named one of the top ten "Most Influential Thinkers in the World" by MIT, Douglas Rushkoff is the author of Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus: How Growth Became the Enemy of Prosperity. He is a technology commentator for CNN, and a prominent advocate for open source solutions to social problems.
Marianne Elliott is National Director for ActionStation - a movement to reignite participation in our democracy and restore 'people power' by building a community of active citizens, and facilitating collective social action for progressive change.
Sir Geoffery is a distinguished public servant and lawyer who has held several prominent political positions - including Minister of Justice, Environment, Deputy Prime Minister and prime Minister. He joins us to open a conversation about how a constitution can help democracy in New Zealand.
Collaboration & team work.
Learn strategies and methods for building great teams and organisations.
How do we build the open, collaborative culture that breeds innovation and brings out the best in people?
Open tech toolbelt.
Learn new practical skills, tech tools and processes from open technology culture.
How can open tech tools and processes can change your work and keep you ahead of the curve?
Innovation & open thinking.
Explore the new big opportunities that open principles can create.
What are the big opportunities for open innovations to change our technology, businesses and public institutions?
Level up your skills across a huge spectrum of open thinking…
Making the most of open
Building great teams
The future of an open economy
Open by default business
Co-Designing for a better future
Democracy in the workplace
Best practice transparency
Open government processes
Business models for open source technology
Open licensing and trademarks
Community engagement and management