Browsing: Len Brown

When worlds collide: casting the vote for e-voting

Most Kiwis see local body politics as largely irrelevant, so didn’t bother participating in the recent local body elections. But local issues are relevant, so if there’s anything that can be done to increase participation beyond specialist interest groups, egotists, gravy train politicians and cronies, we should pursue it, says Strahan Wallis.

Saatchi & Saatchi and Media Design School embark on a mission to discover ‘digital Columbuses’

A collection of bureaucrats, educators and ad folk gathered together in an old building on the corner of Halsey and Packenham Streets in the Wynyard Quarter this afternoon to eat chicken sandwiches and hear about a new partnership between the Media Design School and Saatchi & Saatchi that will see the creation of a new Graduate School focused on digital innovation—and hopefully add some fuel to the ICT fire in Auckland’s innovation precinct.