Every year at the Hi-Tech Awards Gala Dinner the NZ Hi-Tech Trust recognises an individual who has or is playing a leading role ensuring the success of the New Zealand hi-tech sector:

  • Someone that exemplifies the qualities and attributes that most commonly contribute to outstanding business success
  • Widely respected for their leadership, vision and contribution to the New Zealand hi-tech sector while either in New Zealand or offshore
  • Recognised by the hi-tech community as having made a significant contribution to that community by virtue of landmark commercial or technical success and innovation.
If you feel someone should be considered as a future Flying Kiwi please email info@hi-tech.org.nz with your suggestion and why the person you are nominating should be considered.