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Hear the founding story of where Dexibit began with Simon Pound from the Spinoff’s Business is Boring podcast.


“Dexibit is a business with a deep sense of purpose and passion for museums, culture and art. It is creating advanced analytics tools that provide great value and new possibilities for its clients all over the world”
 – Hi Tech Awards


Gold, Enterprise Technology | American Alliance of Museums MUSE Awards 2020
Winner, Inspiring Women Leaders | NZ International Business Awards 2019
Highly commended, Excellence in Innovation | NZ International Business Awards 2019
Finalist, Best Emerging Business | NZ International Business Awards 2019
Finalist, Best Emerging Business for Services | Export Awards 2019
Finalist, Excellence in Innovation | Export Awards 2019
Winner, Most Innovative Software | Hi-Tech Awards 2018
Winner, Best Technology Solution for the Creative Sector | Hi-Tech Awards 2018
Winner, Business and Enterprise (CEO) | Women of Influence 2018
Winner, Puawaitanga for Governance | Angel Association 2018
Rising Star | Technology Industry Network 2018
Finalist, Exporter of the Year to the USA | American Chamber of Commerce 2018
Finalist, Best Technology Solution for the Creative Sector | Hi-Tech Awards 2017
Finalist, Best Technology Solution for the Public Sector | Hi-Tech Awards 2017
Finalist, Best Hi-Tech Startup of the Year | Hi-Tech Awards 2017
Winner, Fintech Innovation Challenge | The Point 2016

“Dexibit’s modern approach detects visitors using mobile device signals located throughout the museum. This in combination with online traffic, social media and other data, provides a better picture and more depth about museum visitors.”
 – TechDay


Press releases

Monday, 21st September 2020
Dexibit appoints Rick Ellis to Board

Wednesday, 27th May 2020
Reopening looks like… #ReopenRun

Friday, 20th March 2020
Visitor attractions band together globally in the face of COVID-19

Friday, 13th December 2019
Dexibit launches revenue forecasting for visitor attractions

Thursday, 21st December 2017
Predicting the future of our history
(together with Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington)

Wednesday, 16th August 2017
The National Gallery predicts the future with artificial intelligence
(together with The National Gallery, London)

Tuesday, 21st February 2017
Dexibit puts the R in art with data science

Tuesday, 15th November 2016
Fossil Fanatics Win Fintech Awards
(together with Payments NZ)

Dexibit in the news

July 2020

Twenty-six organizations have gained accolades in the 21st annual Media & Technology MUSE Awards

March 2020

Attractions crisis management and coronavirus: how your attraction can cope with COVID-19

November 2019

PwC Herald Talks: How to be a tech revolutionary

Four days of fascinating discussions at Museum Computer Network conference

September 2019

How to mix “gut feel” and big data

Finalists announced for NZ International Business Awards

March 2019

Innovation Nation: Big Data (NZ Herald live newsdesk) 

August 2018
Dexibit keynotes AWS Transformation Day
National Business Review (NBR) – TV/Magazine Coverage     CIO Magazine

July 2018

Data Literacy: Finding information in the right data

Continuous Learning Critical to Digital Transformation

June 2018
Business is Boring (Simon Pound podcast interview)

MuseumsNext Europe: Museums Urged to Adopt AI 

May 2018
Dexibit wins Most Innovative Software and Best Creative Solution at Hi Tech Awards
Hi Tech Trust (original press release)     NZ Herald   CIO Magazine   Scoop     NBR     Reseller

Overcoming ICT’s barriers to diversity

March 2018
Guess, grind, or ask the AI: guest post by Dexibit
American Alliance of Museums (AAM)

SaaSy Kiwi companies eye global growth at scale

February 2018
Encouraging signs of more Kiwi women in tech

December 2017
Predictive analytics module announcement coverage
CIO    Scoop

November 2017
AI enabled technologies help museums survive the digital age 

October 2017
Diversifying Tech: Change the Conversation

September 2017
Reality Check: Q&A with Dexibit’s Angie Judge  

August 2017
The National Gallery and Dexibit announcement coverage (various)
Computerworld UK      Idealog      NZ Herald        CIO Magazine
CIO Korea      Archeomatica (Italy)     Reseller News        BizEdge
Scoop      Digital Meets Heritage

May 2017
Destroying Boring Stereotypes

April 2017
Big data company revolutionizes cultural institutions operations

March 2017
Most Innovative Companies Named

February 2017
Dexibit Builds ‘Data Lab’ for Museums

November 2016
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s mission: Democratizing AI
Dexibit Wins Fintech Innovation Challenge

October 2016
Technology for Art
How to Rise to the Challenges of Big Data and Diversity

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