Category Archives: new zealand

Wellington, New Zealand Hosts #NetHui 2013

July 8-10 Wellington hosts NetHui , New Zealand’s awesome Web conference. Our view: NetHui sets the benchmark for engaging, inclusive,livestreaming events. The event embraces online interaction with on the ground networking (face-to-face or //kanohi ki te kanohi//). #NetHui, we send our aroha! The overall theme of NetHui 2013 … Continue reading

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2013 Maori Language Week

2013 Te Wiki o te Reo Maori (Maori Language Week) is July 1-7. The theme is Nga ingoa Maori or Maori names. Arohatia te Reo remains the tahuhu, the base for Maori Language Week, however the ‘ingoa’ theme asks communities … Continue reading

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Engaging New Zealand and South Africa: #TRENZ2012 vs #Indaba2012

Tourism trade conferences this month include Trenz (May 7-10 in New Zealand) and Indaba (May 12-15 in South Africa). Its that time of the year again! #Indaba2012 — SouthAfrican Tourism (@GoToSouthAfrica) May 3, 2012 If you’re heading to #TRENZ2012 don’t forget to follow us for the … Continue reading

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2012 Maori Language Week

Dates are set for 2012 Maori Language Week in New Zealand. Learn the lingo! Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week) is July 23-29, 2012 Maori Proverbs View more presentations from ron mader

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Evaluating the World Rugby Cup 2011: Report from Auckland

Auckland – It’s too soon to tell about the lasting legacies of the World Rugby Cup, but the Auckland Council has published its Rugby World Cup Evaluation Report. Key quote “Interim results show that while interest amongst Auckland businesses in RWC 2011 … Continue reading

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Media Watch New Zealand

Kia ora and kudos to New Zealand’s Media Watch for reading my email feedback in the November Extra, minute #23. Radio New Zealand provides a timely and insightful analysis of local culture and news. It should not come as a … Continue reading

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New Zealand 2011: Rugby, Travel, Food, Apps and Wikis

Food, language, sports … all great introductions to another culture. This week the 2011 Rugby World Cup begins in New Zealand. Good thing we have the app! New Zealand is also known as Aotearoa, its Maori name meaning “the country … Continue reading

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