Meet the experts who will guide you on this field trip. Experts feature in videos and audioconferences. Shelley the LEARNZ Field Trip Teacher will always be there.

  • Meet Jeremy Severinsen - Portfolio Manager at Land Information New Zealand (LINZ)
  • Meet Julian Carver - Canterbury Spatial Data Infrastructure Programme Manager at LINZ
  • Meet Andrew Ferrel - National Imagery Manager at LINZ
  • Meet Tim Hatherley-Greene - Open Data Advocate and Technology Strategist at LINZ
  • Meet Te Maire Tau - Director of the Ngāi Tahu Research Centre at the University of Canterbury
  • Meet Shelley the LEARNZ Field Trip Teacher


  • FutureInTech - search on ‘GIS’ or ‘Surveying’ to see profiles of young Kiwis who have studied and are working in these areas
  • Destination Spatial - for profiles of young people working in the spatial industry and information about study options in New Zealand
  • Careers New Zealand - For information about school subjects and university courses for a 'geospatial specialist'