First meeting of the year, a networking meeting to catch up with members. Location: API Talent Level 1, 166 Featherston Street, Wellington, New Zealand Thanks to Wyn Ackroyd for hosting the meeting. See you there.
NZRise is pleased to see that NZ Transport Agency will now work with Wellington councils to consider the transport payment system for the greater Wellington region. Previously NZTA had stated that it preferred the Hop system to be implemented in Wellington as it is in Auckland. This was before the open tender process had begun. […]
On Friday 15th January, DIA cancelled the RFP they put out for an ICT Services Panel tender. On behalf of New Zealand digital businesses, NZRise is delighted to see that the government is “walking the talk” on its digital agenda by withdrawing an ICT panel tender it issued before Christmas following concerns raised by NZRise and […]
18 December 2015 Hon Peter Dunne Minister of Internal Affairs Private Bag 18888 Parliament Buildings Wellington 6160 Dear Minister, This is an open letter due to the timing of the issue it raises. We write on behalf of of NZRise members and the wider New Zealand ICT sector. Many of our members have read with […]
Our monthly newsletter is out and available for your reading pleasure. We review the Xmas social event, look at the procurement award and congratulate two member companies making headlines. Read the newsletter
As Greater Wellington Regional Council prepares to begin the tender process for a new city-wide public transport smartcard system, NZRise urges the Council to conduct the process fairly. “We know that NZTA has written to the Council expressing a preference for their wholly-owned subsidiary, Hop, to be chosen over one of the other three […]