We believe those who work in the tech sector are most affected when computer processing power doubles every 18 months (Moore’s Law). Given that IT professionals, organisations and the tech sector are directly influenced by the rapid changes in technology, we think IT18 is an apt name.
IT18 is the first and only event dedicated to talent management and recruitment in the IT sector. The event exclusively focuses on talent management in the tech sector, with a special focus on the attraction, recruitment and retention of IT professionals in NZ.
Some of the most innovative technology companies, large corporations, new start-ups, research houses, professional associations will speak at the event. Speakers will offer a wide range of perspectives and stories. Subjects will range from hiring top technical talent to building great workplaces for IT professionals. Agenda includes exploring the latest trends in attracting, hiring and managing technology professionals in NZ. IT18 is a must-attend event for those who manage or hire IT professionals.
IT professionals are key participants in an economy increasingly dependent on technology. IT18 explores the challanges faced by employers in managing their current IT workforce and will tackle issues pertaining to the attraction, recruitment and retention of tech talent.
In the midst of rapid changes, how are organisations in the tech sector going to deal with their most precious resource – talent? #IT18 will explore new trends and will provide new insights and new thinking on how to attract, retain and manage tech talent. See more
IT18 has two parts. Day one – IT18 CAREER DAY – is a free event dedicated for IT professionals to learn, meet and network with employers. Day two – IT18 CONFERENCE – is for employers, recruiters, team-leaders and anyone who manages IT professionals. Employers who attend day two can also participate as exhibitors on day 2.
IT18 started in Australia in 2013 and was received very well by recruiters, HR practitioners, IT team leaders and anyone who is responsible for managing IT talent. We have large multi-nationals, start-ups and SMEs from a wide range of industries attending the event.
Both international and national recruitment leaders, talent professionals, marketers, entrepreneurs, analysts, technologists, service providers, practitioners and path-breakers will share their knowledge. It’s our biggest line-up of speakers. Have a look at our speakers.