Older grants recipients

2013


DATE

AMOUNT

APPLICANT

PURPOSE

REPORT

31/1/2013

$5,000

New Zealand Olympiad in Informatics Inc

To attend the International Olympiad in Informatics in Brisbane

Report

08/2/2013

$4,900

University of Auckland

To fund travel for Aniket Mahanti to the 9th International Workshop on Wireless Network Measurements (WiNMee)

Report

08/2/2013

$3,200

Marylebone Consulting Limited

Travel costs for Jamie Horrell to present at the Middle East Network Operators Group meeting

08/2/2013

$3,500

The New Zealand Maori Internet Society

To complete research around online Maori language usage

26/2/2013

$5,000

Girl Geek Dinners Auckland

Funding for Girl Geek dinners

26/2/2013

$5,000

Association of Blind Citizens of New Zealand Inc

To raise awareness of the barriers faced by blind and vision impaired people using the internet

28/2/2013

$5,000

Qiang Fu

Fund Qiang Fu to participate the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2013)

Report

13/3/2013

$2,300

Telco2

Attend the 17th Pacific Islands Telecommunications Association Conference & AGM in Apia, Samoa as a speaker in April 2013.

Report

20/5/2013

$4,700

Etuate Cocker

To support conference registration, accommodation and travel to attend ICICIS 2013 conference in Taiwan and present paper titled 'Measurement of Packet Train Arrival Conditions in High Latency Networks'.


Report


06/07/2013

$5,000

Digital Humanities Group of Otago

Funding is sought to support a conference on the overlapping areas of copyright, privacy, and surveillance. The conference is designed to create an engaged, cross-disciplinary critical dialogue regarding the intensification of control and policing of internet usage, as its affects both commercial activity and democratic participation in New Zealand.

Report

07/09/2013

$2,000

Victoria University of Wellington

Sponsorship for THATCamp Wellington 2013

07/24/2013

$2,000

Jonathan Brewer

Funding to attend the 8th Australian Network Operators Group 2013 Conference (AUSNOG13) in September 2013. Jonathan will give a talk in the main conference stream on using TV Whitespace for rural and remote telecommunications. The original research was sponsored by Internet New Zealand.

Report

07/30/2013

$250

Tim McNamara

Funding to cover the overheads for the "Learn Programming through Preserving Digital Heritage" workshop

08/13/2013

$2,725

University of Auckland

Fund Aniket Mahanti to attend the  28th IEEE conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN) on 21-24 October in Sydney Australia.  Aniket will present a research paper on high-speed dat transfer protocolas accepted into the main conference; and coordinate the proceedings of the IEEE workshop on Network Measurements (WNM).

Report

2012


DATE

AMOUNT

APPLICANT

PURPOSE

REPORT

09/01/2012

$1,500

Victoria University of Wellington

Part fund Qiang Fu and Dong Xia NZNOG 2012 participation

 

10/02/2012

$10,000

NZRise

Produce educational seminar for trade negotiators to March 2012 TPP round

 

10/02/2012

$3,500

Kidpower Teenpower Fullpower Trust

Internet-enable resource for those with cognitive disabilities

15/03/2012

$4,000

in2securITy

Part fund 5 hands on "Experience Security" events

10/04/2012

$15,000

Auckland University of Technology

Research study to investigate people’s subjective well-being by Dr. Angsana Techatassanasoontorn

22/04/2012

$2,000

Victoria Uni of Wellington

Part fund Zakwan Al-Arnaout to present a research paper at NOSSDAV 2012

01/06/2012

$7,000

Victoria Uni of Wellington

Fund a Summer Scholarship for a research project

18/06/2012

$2,291

Victoria Uni of Wellington

Fund student to present paper at PIMRC 2012

10/0702012

$10,000

Kiwicon Heavy Industries

Sponsor Kiwicon 6 conference

25/07/2012

$15,000

Catalyst.net for NZOSA

Platinum sponsorship of NZ Open Source Awards 2012

04/09/2012

$1,000

Dataversity

Silver sponsor of Living Data Conference

01/10/2012

$5,000

NetSafe

Sponsorship of the NetSafe 2012 Conference

23/10/2012

$6,000

2020 Communications Trust

Half fund stocktake of projects on schools as wifi hubs

26/10/2012

$25,000

AUT

Funding WIPNZ for 2012/13

19/11/2012

$2,698

Sidney Tsang

Part fund travel to Belgium to present work on Online Auction Fraud

20/12/2012

$4,000

Australian Digital Alliance

Sponsorship of annual Australian Digital Alliance copyright forum

2011


DATE

AMOUNT

APPLICANT

PURPOSE

REPORT

ongoing

$35,000

AUT

World Internet Project

ongoing

$5,000

LIANZA

late Paul Reynolds scholarship

25/01/2011

$2,000

Andrew McMillan

Part funding to present DAViCal at CeBIT

28/02/2011

$1,000

NZ World Summit Awards

Subsidise travel to attend judging for WSA in Hong Kong 7-14 April 2011

28/03/2011

$13,360

Pacific Internet Partnership Inc

Sponsor Pacific Internet Governance Forum

 

12/04/2011

$10,000

NZ Internet Task Force

Seed money and annual costs for startup

 

18/04/2011

$1,260

Internet research group of Otago (IRGO)

Part costs for paper presentation by Andrew Long at POPCANNZ

 

18/04/2011

$4,000

Barcamp Auckland

Platinum Sponsor

 

17/05/2011

$5,000

Creative Commons Aotearoa NZ

Create animated video for CC licences

 

20/05/2011

$5,000

Kiwicon

Event sponsorship

 

9/06/2011

$10,000

NZRise

Seminar for IP negotiators during June 2011 TPPA round in Vietnam

 

6/07/2011

$2,250

School of Accounting and Commercial Law, VUW

Annual prize for COML 307: Legal Issues for E-Commerce (3 years, $750 each)

22/07/2011

$2,500

NetSafe

Part costs for Douglas Harre to run workshop at IGF, Kenya

 

04/08/2011

$2,305

Dean Pemberton

Half cost to attend APNIC 32 conference

 

19/08/2011

$2,150

University of Otago

Half cost for Prajesh Chhanabhai to present at Medicine 2.0 conference

 

22/08/2011

$500

Unlimited Potential

Part sponsor event on internet networking peering

 

25/08/2011

$5,000

NZICT Group Inc

Assist key events under Rutherford Innovation Showcase banner during RWC2011

 

26/08/2011

$2,500

Marlyebone Consulting Ltd

Travel costs for organising workshop at SANOG (South Asia Network Operators Group)

22/09/2011

$3,000

Retake the Net

Part sponsor Wellington barcamp

 

14/11/2011

$10,000

NZ Network Operators Group

Sponsor annual conference in Jan 2012

17/11/2011

$1,763

Nicolas Steenhout

Part fund paper presentation at Disabilities Studies conference, Dunedin

 

23/11/2011

$5,000

NZ Olympiad in Informatics

Part fund training camp and participation

 

8/12/2011

$5,000

Kiwi Foo Camp 2012

Part sponsorship

 

12/12/2011

$5,000

NZ IPv6 Task Force

Co-fund NZ IPv6 Benchmarking Framework

2010


DATE

AMOUNT

APPLICANT

PURPOSE

1/03/2010

$25,000

Auckland University of Technology

World Internet Project

9/04/2010

$600

Unlimited Potential

Sponsor UPLoad 2010

26/04/2010

$1,500

Andy Linton

Instructor at PacNOG workshops

29/04/2010

$500

Tech Hui

Catering costs of this free IT conference for secondary school students

17/05/2010

$4,000

Marylebone Consulting Ltd

Run a routing workshop, June 2010

2/06/2010

$5,000

BWX Productions / NZ World Summit Awards

Website update, run NZ chapter of Awards

11/06/2010

$10,000

Pacific Internet Partners

Travel grant fellowships for the Pacific Islands ICT community

14/06/2010

$42,000

Computer Clubhouse Trust

Phase 2, Network of Aotearoa Clubhouses

14/06/2010

$15,241

University of Otago

Run NZ Computer Crime and Security Survey

8/07/2010

$1,907

Dean Pemberton

Attend APNIC 30 (half cost)

23/07/2010

$800

Wlg Region 2020 Comms Trust

Part-fund two EYC events

27/07/2010

$15,000

Catalyst IT

Platinum sponsor of NZOSA 2010 Awards

6/08/2010

$5,000

NetSafe

Co-sponsor Ulearn ICT in Education Conference 2010

8/09/2010

$5,000

Kiwicon

Sponsor 2010 conference

28/09/2010

$4,000

olpc Aotearoa

Send Tabitha Roder to olpc conference, USA

29/09/2010

$6,200

University of Waikato

Summer interns, Improvements for the AMP interface

15/10/2010

$4,750

Internet Research Group of Otago

Fund a second UnConference in Jan 2011

3/11/2010

$5,000

NZNOG Trust

Gold Sponsor of NZNOG 2011

9/11/2010

$5,000

New Zealand Olympiad in Informatics

Fund finding, training, and conf for students

7/12/2010

$9,700

eLearning in Medicine, Otago University

Further develop Otago Virtual Hospital and use of 3D virtual worlds

10/12/2010

$2,660

Dean Pemberton

Attend APNIC 31/ APRICOT/APAN/Asia Pacific IPv6 Taskforce conference in Hong Kong (half cost)

16/12/2010

$5,000

Kiwi Foo Camp 2011

Part sponsor of conference