• Home
  • |
  • Blog
  • |
  • 1391:Aimee Whitcroft, national co-ordinator for GovHack NZ, and freelance content design/service design/training consultant
Aimee Whitcroft

Aimee Whitcroft-

I am Aimee Whitcroft. Looking for next challenge 🙂

National co-ordinator for GovHack NZ, and freelance content design/service design/training consultant to central and local government.

Keen interest in, knowledge of and advocate of open source, open data, open government, civic technology, service design, placemaking, technology, social good and sustainability, branding, strategy, entrepreneurship, foresight, futurism/futurecasting and innovation.

One of New Zealand’s top plain English experts.

Have worked for a number of NZ’s most prominent scientific, internet/tech-related and government organisations/teams. Founder and principle of web agency Syntropics, and co-founder of design consultancy GovWorks NZ.

Strong relationships with NZ’s tech, data, innovation and scientific communities, as well as being directly involved organising outreach and education initiatives such as GovHack and Startup Weekend.

Additionally, has been involved with futurecasting work for Future Agenda, the Ministry of Transport’s Future Demand and Transport Futures, and WEC/BEC2050.

Sandpit showcasing selection of experiments and prototypes at https://medium.com/quicksand.

I’m one of the core NZ team members bringing international space exploration funder The Martian Trust to life.

Our first initiative is This Way to Mars, the New Zealand-only launch of the Trust.

martiantrust.org
martiantrust.org/this-way-to-mars

Listen to another #12minconvo

Related Posts

581: Twelve Minute Convos w/ James Farrelly

581: Twelve Minute Convos w/ James Farrelly

1620:Tony Wuerfel is a Speaker, Group Facilitator, Podcaster, Blogger, Writer and Teacher

1620:Tony Wuerfel is a Speaker, Group Facilitator, Podcaster, Blogger, Writer and Teacher

494: Twelve Minute Convos w/ Millie Leung

494: Twelve Minute Convos w/ Millie Leung

1541:Greg Friel does a weekly podcast show called “The Friel Thing”

1541:Greg Friel does a weekly podcast show called “The Friel Thing”

1007:Jean Kay is a prolific poet, who has written a poem every morning for 19 years

1007:Jean Kay is a prolific poet, who has written a poem every morning for 19 years

Randy Peyser, Book Editor and Owner of Author One Stop /Ep2146

Randy Peyser, Book Editor and Owner of Author One Stop /Ep2146

354: Twelve Minute Convos w/ Michael Blaes

354: Twelve Minute Convos w/ Michael Blaes

457: Twelve Minute Convos w/ Kelly Cox

457: Twelve Minute Convos w/ Kelly Cox

Herb Cloutier: He is a graphic/web designer, social media marketing specialist, podcast host/producer and owner of the Earplug Podcast Network /Ep2233

Herb Cloutier: He is a graphic/web designer, social media marketing specialist, podcast host/producer and owner of the Earplug Podcast Network /Ep2233

602:John Ashworth co-founded Ashworth, Inc. in 1987, for which he served as Executive Vice President and Creative Director from 1987 until 1997

602:John Ashworth co-founded Ashworth, Inc. in 1987, for which he served as Executive Vice President and Creative Director from 1987 until 1997

948:Madelyn Victoria- “Country music hits the heart, and feeds the soul; it’s the story of all our lives in one way or another

948:Madelyn Victoria- “Country music hits the heart, and feeds the soul; it’s the story of all our lives in one way or another

Angelo G. Spenillo is a husband, stepdad, metalhead, in-house attorney, and author of “I Am a Professional Metalhead” /Ep2654

Angelo G. Spenillo is a husband, stepdad, metalhead, in-house attorney, and author of “I Am a Professional Metalhead” /Ep2654

Engel Jones

I am a podcaster who has now had over 2900 recorded podcast conversations, plus 349 live interviews in 12 weeks, while driving through the 48 states of the US plus the eastern and western side of Canada.

{"email":"Email address invalid","url":"Website address invalid","required":"Required field missing"}