News and events



3 Jun
A blog post from Ellen Strickland, Community Programme Director at InternetNZ3 June 2016 Over the past few months we've been busy planning NetHui 2016 - and it's going to look a little different this...
1 Jun
A blog post from Ben Creet, Senior Issues Advisor at InternetNZ1 June 2016 What the EFF are trying to do here makes a lot of sense to us. So I was tasked with analysing their plan, gauging whether...
31 May
31 May 2016 InternetNZ is pleased to see today's announcement that NetSafe will be the "Approved Agency" under the Harmful Digital Communications Act. "We all recognise the harm that can occur online...
30 May
Kia ora koutou, Another short post on a couple of stories that have caught our attention here in the Issues team. Enjoy and have a great week! Google appeals French demand for global ‘right to be...
16 May
A blog post from Ben Creet, Senior Issues Advisor at InternetNZ16 May 2016 Why are mobile security updates so hard? The US’s Federal Communication Commission (the FCC) has started to dig into mobile...
11 May
In Privacy Week, there’s a debate going on about publication of addresses and contact details as part of the registration of a .nz domain name. In this long post, InternetNZ Chief Executive Jordan...
9 May
It’s privacy week and the theme is “privacy in your hands.” We'll be attending a bunch of Privacy week events (I'm personally looking forward to Tuesday's talk about ransomware). So, with privacy on...
6 May
A blog post from Andrew Cushen, Work Programme Director at InternetNZ6 May 2016 Yesterday, the Government announced that they are providing $20 million over four years to fund the building of a...
3 May
4 May 2016 InternetNZ is pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment (MBIE) on the management of the .nz country code...
2 May
A blog post from Jordan Carter, Chief Executive of InternetNZ2 May 2016 InternetNZ was founded in the 1990s with a purpose of being a voice for the Internet community. Under the global policy...