News & Events

NeSI launches national scientific Data Transfer platform Apr-2019 NeSI’s Data Transfer platform, operated in partnership with Globus, is now available for users to move data to and from NeSI quickly and easily. Read more
NeSI 2018 Annual Review - looking back on a productive year Apr-2019 We are very pleased to share with you NeSI’s Annual Review for 2018. Looking back, this year has been focused on consolidation and strengthening of partnerships while developing NeSI alongside New Zealand’s evolving eResearch ecosystem.Our achievements to date, and to come, are made possible through the national collaboration within NeSI of our partners the University of Auckland, NIWA, University of Otago, Manaaki Whenua – Landcare Research, and the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment. Read more
2019 Science Coding Conference Apr-2019 Now in its fourth year, NeSI's Science Coding Conference is one of the few opportunities where scientific programmers, software engineers, developers, IT managers, coding enthusiasts and big data analysts can gather in one place to share and discuss how they’re supporting NZ’s research ecosystem.2019 Science Coding Conference5-6 September 2019University of CanterburyChristchurch Read more
Next Steps for NZ’s Research Software Engineer (RSE) Community Mar-2019 NeSI had a wonderful turnout at the Research Software Engineering (RSE) Birds-of-a-Feather (BoF) session at eResearch 2019. Hosted by Nooriyah Lohani, NeSI's Research Communities Advisor, attendees included RSEs, people leading a team of RSEs, and researchers with an RSE in their research group.The BoF kicked off with an introduction of the attendees and a discussion of why they relate to RSE community. Their responses included: Read more
New addition to the NeSI Team Mar-2019 Please join us in welcoming the newest member to the NeSI team!Attribution: Marko Laban Read more
NZ Carpentries Community Call - A recap Mar-2019 On 11 March, NeSI’s new Training Coordinator, Megan Guidry, gathered Carpentries instructors, helpers, and training enthusiasts from around NZ for a one-hour Carpentries Community Call. Read more
Carpentries Instructor Training 2019 - Now accepting expressions of interest Mar-2019 We are happy to announce that NeSI and the Institute of Environmental Science and Research (ESR) are hosting a Carpentries Instructor Training workshop in Wellington on 13-14 May 2019. An online session will also be hosted later this year (August or September, date TBD). The Carpentries is a program of workshops that teach foundational computational and data science skills to researchers.   Read more
New addition to the NeSI Team Feb-2019 Please join us in welcoming the newest member to the NeSI team!Attribution: Megan Guidry Read more
Communities, collaboration, and the power & potential of data emerge as key themes at eResearch NZ 2019 Feb-2019 More than 150 leaders and innovators from research communities across New Zealand and overseas gathered in Auckland 18-20 February for eResearch NZ's 10th anniversary event, co-hosted by NeSI and REANNZ.Themed "People Powered Research", the three-day conference hosted a diverse collection of talks on a range of topics, including: Read more
New additions to the NeSI Team Dec-2018 Please join us in welcoming two new members to the NeSI team!Attribution: Brian Flaherty Read more