IITP and 11 other tech organisations and conferences announced today that ITx 2016, a huge collaborative tech sector conference including 12 individual conferences, will be happening in Wellington in July next year.
ITx 2016, to be held at Wellington’s TSB Arena and Shed 6 complex on 11-13 July 2016, will include 12 individual tech-related conferences under one roof. Aimed at those working in the software and IT industry, ITx 2016 will include diverse specialist conferences focusing on areas such as testing, tech education, agile, communications, innovation and the internet, IT project management, professional practice, open source, exporting and commercialization, and more.
The 12 partner organisations and conferences include IITP, HiNZ, NZTech, NZRise, itSMFnz, CITRENZ, Test Professionals Network, Agile Day, InternetNZ, Project Management Institute, TUANZ and the NZ Open Source Society.
ITx 2016 will be the largest independent tech-related conference in New Zealand in a generation, with more than 1200 delegates expected across three days. This is also likely the largest collaboration that the tech sector has ever seen in New Zealand.