NDF- 2017 has ended

Kia ora koutou, welcome to NDF2017! The livestream is available from 8.45am on Tues 21st November.

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Streamed Sessions [clear filter]
Tuesday, November 21

13:30 NZDT

Talks and a discussion of all things AR and VR
avatar for Caelan Huntress

Caelan Huntress

Marketing strategist for entrepreneurs, Stellar Platforms
Hi everyone! I'm an American digital nomad living in New Zealand, and I have spent ten years running an online business while traveling the world with my young family. I am a website designer, copywriter, and sales strategist, and my specialty is helping entrepreneurs set up marketing... Read More →
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Christopher Petrie

Unitec Institute of Technology
Christopher Petrie is a highly experienced and qualified teacher and e-learning facilitator, with a career that spans commercial, teaching, and public sector roles. Chris has managed innovative learning technology based projects to improve overall student achievement and engagement... Read More →

Nils Pokel

Digital Experience Manager, Auckland War Memorial Museum
Nils is the Digital Experience Manager at Auckland War Memorial Museum. He is a multi-disciplinary digital enabler and innovator with an interest in exploring technology with a human centred design approach. As the ‘resident futurist’ Nils is also driving the digital R&D programme... Read More →

Tuesday November 21, 2017 13:30 - 14:25 NZDT
Angus Room, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa 55 Cable St, Te Aro, Wellington 6011

14:30 NZDT

Mining the Kumara Times for Gold, with machines

While I look at a lot of digitised newspapers, checking for image quality and digitisation errors its not often that I get the chance to dive in deep and actually explore the content, whats this newspaper business all about really? 


Using some technical wizardry, Papers Past and a fair amount of spare time, I will dive into the digitised Kumara Times and let you what I have found out about the small town of Kumara and the local "news" business.


Greig Roulston

National Library of New Zealand

Tuesday November 21, 2017 14:30 - 14:55 NZDT
Angus Room, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa 55 Cable St, Te Aro, Wellington 6011