Sponsor tools and offers

Ed (International sponsor, 2017)

Welcome to Ed – an innovative digital learning platform to enhance teaching and learning in class and online

Getting started for GovHack (PDF 410 KB)

Sign up:

  1. Visit edstem.org and click “Get Started”
  2. Enter your name, email, password and GovHack location


HERE Maps (Gold sponsor, 2017)

HERE & GovHackNZ


.tech and .space domain names (National sponsor, 2017)

  • Get free .TECH and .SPACE domains and the chance to win NZ$400 prize for the best hackathon project hosted on a .TECH /.SPACE domain.  
  • Find out how, below.

.tech and .space – GovHack NZ


AWS Educate (local sponsor, Wellington and Auckland)

  • Receive $100 in AWS Promotional Credit plus AWS Free Tier for new AWS accounts OR $75 AWS promotional credit in a new Starter Account. You can start learning immediately and gain a wide range of skills. View the relevant online training on topics such as Internet of Things and big data analytics, and learn how you can innovate with AWS services.
  • Find out how, below.

AWS Educate and GovHack NZ


Other tools


Knowledge resources

How to make your GovHack video

Information packs, including participants pack

Example problem statements

‘Canvassing’ the value proposition of your public lab project

Catherine Edwards’ presentation on service design

Duane Wilkin’s presentation and links on geospatial mapping


Related events and organisations