Hi-Tech Hawke's Bay

​​​​​​​Hawke’s Bay is a creative and productive place. As one of New Zealand’s most fertile growing regions, creativity and innovation is woven into the fabric of our community. Hawke’s Bay is also home to some of New Zealand’s most exciting and fast growing technology businesses.

To foster growth and help our local businesses to go further, faster Hi-Tech Hawke’s Bay, a sector development project to connect our region's technology specialists.

  • Attracting and aligning a Hi-Tech skills and talent pipeline with businesses in our beautiful Hawke's Bay region. 
  • Building Hi-tech innovation and knowledge for businesses to start-up, scale-up and tech-up for future growth. 
  • Connecting our businesses to collaborate with leading-edge technology companies and academia locally, nationally and internationally.

For more information or to contact Hi-Tech Hawke's Bay email tech@hbbusinesshub.nz

NZ’s biggest tech and innovation festival - Techweek2023

Saturday 13 May to Saturday 20 May

Aotearoa New Zealand’s biggest tech and innovation festival that will transform business, educators and our community in the digital year ahead. We look forward to welcoming everyone to Techweek 2023 featuring Tomorrow Expo and Tech23, as well as showcasing our expert speakers, and the latest in tech innovation. 

What is Techweek?

Techweek23 is Aotearoa New Zealand’s opportunity to inspire, inform, and educate.

It’s the week you discover how Aotearoa New Zealand cutting edge tech entrepreneurs and innovators set out to make tomorrow better with incredible new technology.


Callaghan Innovation


The Icehouse

Innovate Hawke's Bay

Callaghan Innovation

Icehouse Ventures


Massey University

Pūhoro STEM Academy

Waikato University