News and events


15 Dec
Wellington - 15 December 2017 InternetNZ Chief Executive Jordan Carter has condemned the decision by the United States communications regulator to undo 2015 open Internet rules, warning that all...
8 Dec
Friday 8 December 2017 A week for government announcements on digital inclusion This week Communications Minister Clare Curran released "Digital New Zealanders: The Pulse of Our Nation", a report...
4 Dec
Last week the inaugural Bsides Wellington was held, an infosec (information security) conference which brings together information security specialists, hobbyists, and policy nerds who are trying to...
30 Nov
InternetNZ Group Chief Executive Appointment Wellington - 30 November 2017 The InternetNZ Council recently involved staff and stakeholders of the InternetNZ Group, including InternetNZ, NZRS and the...
29 Nov
Today we’ve published our 2017 State of the Internet report. This report is a look at some key aspects of the Internet in New Zealand. It looks at access to the Internet, and creative uses of the...
29 Nov
InternetNZ is surprised by today’s announcement of court action from Sky TV to a range of ISPs, asking them to block New Zealand Internet users from accessing certain websites. Sky’s assertion is...
24 Nov
I was on TVNZ's Breakfast programme this morning talking about the forthcoming decisions in Washington DC to remove Obama-era open Internet protections. You can catch the interview on TVNZ's site...
17 Nov
17 Nov 2017 Jordan CarterICANN held its latest global public meeting in Abu Dhabi late October through early November, with a few main topics on the agenda. The future of the .AMAZON domain - whether...
13 Nov
Over the weekend, the Trans-Pacific Partnership was again in the news. A series of different stories veered between very different potential outcomes. It was finally concluded. It was dead, because...
10 Nov
New Zealand will not only be small and distant from the rest of the world but also years behind if regulations do not keep up with technological change. The New Zealand Initiative and InternetNZ...