Events Diary

Check out some the key digital technology and education events that are coming up in the next few months.



Terms 1-4 The Wonder Project 2021 Programme. Rocket Challenge Year 5-6, Term 2; Plant Challenge Year 7-8, Term 4; STEM Careers Year 7–13, Year-round.
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Terms 1-4 Sign up to the 123Tech Challenge. Digital activities for school students to support the DT&HM curriculum. Nationwide competition for Years 1-13. More at

Term 2-3 The Great NZ Histories Student Game Design Competition. Challenge your students to design and create games using Gamefroot. Entries close end of Term 3. Details at

From February

Rubber Duck Awards 2021. Competition to tell local stories through game design. Find out more at


11-13 October TENZ 2021 National Conference. Bringing you the latest innovations in technology education. Online content. More at

13-14 October uLearn21. Online education conference. More at

30 October Kai’s Clan Space Race 2021. Student competition to design and code a mission on Mars. Entries close 30 October. Find out more at



February-April Kai’s Clan Global Chess Challenge. Blend physical and virtual worlds in a chess tournament for students aged 7-18. More at


20-26 May INTERFACEXpo 2021. Visiting Lincoln (Thursday 20 May), Taupo (Tuesday 24 May) and Auckland (Thursday 26 May). Registrations open in January 2022. More at

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Last updated 13 September, 2021

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