John Ferguson

Customer Director & Customer Manager New Zealand Trade and Enterprise

In his role as Customer Manager at NZTE, he supports technology companies with their international growth objectives. Here, he guides these firms on the opportunities that can be unlocked with the power of AI. He is a guest lecturer in Machine Learning and AI with the Master of Technology degree programme.

Earlier this year, John co-founded www.feedbackavatars.com This firm is bringing digital humans to the workplace to manage customer and employee feedback. John was also previously on the board of the NZ Technology Association, working with the board to set the strategy and hire the present CEO. The mix of relevant AI experience, business skills and technical knowledge, gives John a unique position to support NZ companies with the uptake of AI and machine learning.