07 Oct 2022  |  Philipp Schorch et al.

NFTaonga Hui

Media Design School, Auckland

Workshop programme:

10:00 – 11:45 Wānanga

Discussion about the overall research project, aims, projected outcomes, potential for collaboration and publication between project leaders and project advisors.

Project leaders:

  • Dr Sarah Baker (Head of Research MDS)
  • Dr Moana Nepia (Senior Research Fellow)

Project advisors:

  • Professor Philipp Schorch (LMU Munich)
  • Dr Billie Lythberg (Senior Lecturer, University of Auckland Business School)

11:45 – 12:00 Arrivals

  • Kate Humphries (MDS Programme Leader - Graduate Diploma of Creative Advertising)
  • Erin Rogatski (Project administrator)
  • Jerome Kelsey (Founder, Systems Design Lead at FreeDAO.io) tbc.
  • Sam Taunton-Clark & Bella Rakete (Former MDS students & co-founders of the project) tbc.

12:00 – 13:00 Mihi Whakatau

Brief introductions and update to project team, including advisors and participants online:

  • Noelle Kahanu (Associate Specialist American Studies, University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa)
  • Te Awhina Arahanga (Curator, Kaikoura Museum)
  • Stephanie Lange (Museum Manager, Kaikoura Museum)
  • Te Hira Henderson (Curator Taonga Māori, MTG Museum, Hawkes Bay)


13:00 – 14:00 Lunch

Poroporoaki  farewells