Webinars in April 2020

How has COVID-19 impacted the ability to raise capital?

Join FinTechNZ to learn about the challenges and opportunities that COVID-19 has had on the ability to raise capital, are the doors still open?

When: 14 April 2020


Coffee & Jam: How to spot opportunity and pivot

Our awesome panelists include:

- Ben Kepes - Founder of Cactus Outdoor, Startup investor, and Tech blogger
- Tip Piumsomboon - Principal @BlackbirdVC
- Laura Reitel - Startup Programme Manager @Callaghan Innovation

 When: 14 April 2020


A conversation about runway by Angel Association NZ

When: Tue 14 Apr - Fri 17 Apr

Time: 9:00am - 10:30am


Virtual Coffee Check-in

Informal virtual coffee catch up with Louise - Coin South’s Chief Activator

When: 15 April 2020


Kiwi Landing Pad: Adaptability and Leadership | Lisa King | Founder & CEO @ Eat My Lunch

When: Thursday 16 April @ 10:00 am (NZT) 


Hack the crisis

In collaboration with Callaghan Innovation and startup networks across the country, we're challenging Kiwis to design, test and bring to life innovative ideas for life in New Zealand beyond COVID-19.

When: 17-19 April 2020


Trans-Tasman Business Circle: Resilient leadership in challenging times

This webinar series features business leaders from across New Zealand and Australia talking about challenges and changes through COVID-19. These run in an interactive format including virtual audience Q&A.

When: Ongoing


SAASTR 2020 -  Bridging the gap

Join the very top SaaS leaders and experts from around the globe as they share how they’re Bridging the Gap during the downturn. From hiring, to sales cycles, to venture and everything in-between— this will be an open conversation on what they’re seeing now in SaaS and what it means for the near future.

When: 22 April 2020 

Kiwi Landing Pad: Resilience During Crisis | Elizabeth McNaughton | Cofounder @ Hummingly

When: Thursday 23 April @ 10:00 am (NZT)


HR Virtual Summit: HR Managing the Crisis

What are the rules? Has the law changed? How do we conduct business as usual in anything but a usual manner? Our Virtual Summit will give HR professionals, people managers and business owners up to the minute professional advice as we navigate a new path. 

When: 23 April 2020


Virtual Impact Unconference

The aim of Unconference is to encourage collaboration, empower new thinking, connect people together, and produce tangible results. 

Unconference centers around a world post Covid-19.  It asks, “what will our new world be like?”

When: 24 April 2020


Stand on the shoulder of Giants - by Blackbird VC and Startmate

Giants provides early-stage founders with the rare opportunity to stand on the shoulders of the established founders and operators who have come before them. Those who have dug deep in uncertain times and emerged as Giants.

When: 28 April - 1 May 2020


Analytics - the importance of measuring success

You will gain a clear view on;

The best practice in setting up your own analytics

The user actions that you may want to track with analytics (not only transactions if you are running eCommerce).

Ways to measure the value of website visits when you do not transact online

Tagging campaigns in order to track the same campaign across multiple channel

When: 29 April 2020


Kiwi Landing Pad: Global Leadership | Mindy Leow | Head of Community @ Bcorp

When: Thursday 30 April @ 10:00 am (NZT)