Register Now for NZ Carpentry Connect 2023

Are you interested in digital skills training for researchers? If yes, you may be interested in learning about The Carpentries, a community-centric organisation committed to teaching foundational coding, and data science skills to researchers worldwide.

In New Zealand, The Carpentries community is growing as more institutions and universities run Software Carpentry, Data Carpentry, and Library Carpentry workshops and have staff attend instructor training. 

Want to know more?
You can attend NZ Carpentry Connect virtually or in-person for free on 14 February to meet and mingle with members of NZ's Carpentries community.
Whether you've been involved with The Carpentries for years or you are just getting started - all are welcome to join!

In-Person Location:

MSB1.20 and MSB1.21 rooms, Waikato Management Building
University of Waikato campus (Hamilton, NZ)
on 14 February, from 1:00 PM-5:00 PM NZDT. Please use this map to find the location:

Check out the draft agenda below and don’t forget to register asap if you’re keen to join! If you have any questions about the event you can reach out to us at

Click here to register for the event

Preliminary Schedule




1:00 - 1:15pm


Charles Lee,

University of Waikato, NZ

1:15 - 1:30pm

Carpentries Community Development Programme

Alycia Crall,
The Carpentries

1:30 - 1:50pm


Curriculum Development Programme

Erin Becker,
The Carpentries

1:50 - 2:10pm


DReSA & AU-NZ Carpentries Community Partnership

Liz Stokes,

2:10 - 2:30 pm




2:30 - 3:15 pm


Interactive Session: What’s your Post-It?

Murray Cadzow (University of Otago),

Tom Saunders (Centre for eResearch, The University of Auckland),

Nisha Ghatak (New Zealand eScience Infrastructure)

3:15 - 4:00 pm


Incorporating indigenous knowledge into carpentries workshops 



4:00 - 5:00 pm






Event Date: 
Tuesday, February 14, 2023 - 13:00 to 17:00