News and events


31 May
InternetNZ has today released its submission to Parliament Justice Committee responding to a new Privacy Bill. The Government introduced the Privacy Bill in April this year to modernise our 25-year...
28 May
Written by Brent Carey (Domain Name Commissioner) and Jordan Carter (InternetNZ Chief Executive). By now New Zealanders’ inboxes will be overflowing with notices alerting them to the existence of the...
25 May
Guest post from staff of the Office of the Domain Name Commission.  Today is Geek Pride Day. And this year it just so happens to fall during New Zealand’s celebration of TechWeek – an annual...
23 May
While New Zealand is considered one of the most digitally advanced nations in the world, a significant minority of New Zealanders are being left behind and not benefitting from being online. We are...
21 May
Last week I went to RightsCon2018 in Toronto, Canada. I'm back, rested and un-jetlagged (mostly) so I figured I'd take some time to reflect on RightsCon. Firstly - some session reviews. Best session...
21 May
A blog post from Andrew Cushen, Outreach and Engagement Director at InternetNZ. The Internet research grant recipients for 2017/18 have now been confirmed. InternetNZ is excited to support the...
18 May
This week New Zealand Work Research Institute (AUT) will launch its latest findings from The World Internet Project New Zealand alongside the launch of InternetNZ’s position paper Solving Digital...
17 May
Published Wednesday 16 May (depending on where you are) So, today was the first day of RightsCon Toronto. After recovering with some fried chicken and restorative beer, I wanted to get down my...
17 May
The first of InternetNZ’s popular Speaker Series for 2018 Hate and the Internet will open the floor for a conversation on Internet trolls and hateful comments – from race and religion, to sexual...
10 May
Kia ora koutou, The line that runs through this week's blog is "how dystopic our future becomes depends on what we do next", hitting the topics of encryption, artificial intelligence, and of course,...