Building a strong, inclusive & connected Startup ecosystem in Taranaki, New Zealand.


Startup Taranaki is a team of motivated volunteers passionate about growing a strong, innovative & inclusive startup scene in the region.

We see our role as connectors, facilitators, organisers and enablers - joining the dots between people, services, talent, and knowledge. Through events and programs we inspire people to be brave in their actions and create companies that have a positive impact on our region and people. Our vision is to position Taranaki as an enviable ecosystem of smart creative people and companies building products and services for global markets. Startup Taranaki currently organises Startup Weekend Taranaki, Hack Taranaki and Startup Taranaki Meetup.


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