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NetHui before Netflix


Back when NetHui first started, it was 2011. New Zealand didn’t have Netflix… and we really wanted it… We talked about a lot of things at that very first NetHui, but that lack of Netflix was something I recall came up a few times. The streaming service had been introduced to an international market in 2010. But not to us. Downloading content, i... continue reading

7 tips for a great NetHui discussion session


The heart of NetHui is the discussion sessions, where diverse groups of people come together to share their experiences and knowledge. It’s an excellent opportunity to meet new people and learn something, and discussions ensure that NetHui is lively year after year, even if you’re an old-timer. I’ve previously shared some of my favourite session... continue reading

Convince your manager: why you should spend two working days at NetHui


Dear friend,  New Zealand’s favourite Internet gathering is upon us. NetHui brings together everyone who uses and cares about the Internet. This year it hits Wellington on 3-4 October and we would love to see you there.  Why should you be a part of NetHui?  You care about New Zealanders.  You are curious about the Internet, the technolog... continue reading

NetHui takes action


We have a dream here at the NetHui organising team - to transform the NetHui experience into a journey that goes beyond the event dates.  In fact, we already took the first step in this direction when we fundraised $570 for the KidsCan charity during the early bird tickets sale. We donated it on behalf of the NetHui whānau. Thanks a lot for sup... continue reading

10 Memorable NetHui Discussion Sessions


I attended my first NetHui in 2015, and have been a contract member of the team organising it since 2017. I love unconferences because they bring together so many people and experiences who wouldn’t ordinarily be in the same room. No matter how big of a deal you are in your sector or company, someone at NetHui will have no idea who you are, and ... continue reading

10 coolest #ShoesOfNetHui


We’re in the countdown to NetHui 2019, which means it’s time to get your sparkliest, most colourful, epic and genuinely awesome shoes out for #shoesofnethui. That’s right, while we all debate and discuss very serious things, we’ll all be looking to find, and tweet the coolest looking shoes for #shoesofnethui. Our community has been tweeting phot... continue reading

NetHui comes back to Wellington this October


NetHui is coming back to Wellington this October!  Tickets are on sale now at the early bird price of $70 - October 3-4 at Te Papa in Wellington. It’s been a long time since we’ve brought the full NetHui experience to the capital. Sure, there have been some smaller events, but this is the full two-day NetHui experience, with an additional day o... continue reading

NetHui 2019 - dates and location announced!


We are very excited to announce that NetHui is coming back to Wellington. It will take place on 3-4 October at Te Papa. The registration is already open, and tickets are available. We are going back to the traditional national event this year, but with a twist. With the Christchurch Call in mind, NetHui 2019 will focus on safety, inclusion and ... continue reading

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