Ben Reid

Executive Director - AI Forum of NZ

Ben Reid is a company director and advisor with a deep industry background in technology business strategy. Ben works with a wide range of organizations spanning multinational software companies, startups and government, bringing experienced technological capability at governance level.

Ben is active in promoting innovation and collaboration across the New Zealand technology industry and public sector.  He is currently the Executive Director of the Artificial Intelligence Forum of New Zealand, has been a longstanding committee member and former Chairman of the CanterburyTech, the regional tech industry body and also the Chairman of Canterbury Angel Investors Inc., the regional Angel Investment network.  Ben is a member of the Institute of Directors in New Zealand.

Ben will be leading the AI panel discussion at the Summit.

AI Panel

Artificial Intelligence: opportunities for New Zealand

Jade Conference Hall