I speak at conferences and in-house events on startups, capital raising, diversity & inclusion in the tech sector, and how fans will transform the world. If you'd like me to speak at your event, please get in touch. My recent talks have included:


Creative Mornings - Auckland

What we love matters [Slides]

July 2017 (photo @nicandco)


Webstock - Wellington

How the tech sector could move in One Direction [Video & Slides]

February 2017 (photo (@webstock)


Beyond Tellerrand - Berlin

How the tech sector could move in One Direction [VIdeo] [Slides]

November 2016 (photo @larryandanke)

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Twitter - London
Slack - San Francisco
Twilio - San Francisco

How the tech sector could move in One Direction

May 2017 (photo @kiraoconnor)

TechEd - Auckland

Surviving the Shark Tank: 10 things that will scuttle your dreams of startup success [Audio & Slides]

September 2014 (photo @miramarmike)

NZLS IT Conference - Auckland

Translating tech: working with a new kind of client [Slides]

May 2015 (photo @lawgeeknz)


Blackbird Ventures - Sydney

Startups and capital raising

March 2017 (photo @rcsbaker)

Fantail Network - Auckland

Around the Corner

December 2015 (photo @nicandco)

SparkLab - Auckland

Ownership and Acquisition

April 2016 (photo @weirdlyhub)


RailsGirls - Auckland

Back of a Napkin

July 2014 (photo RailsGirls NZ)


Gather - Auckland

Impostors and Tiaras

July 2013 (photo Fanie Nel)