Growing a successful spatial industry for New Zealand

The Spatial Industries Business Association (SIBA) was established in 2009.  SIBA joined the New Zealand Tech Alliance in 2020 and was renamed LocationTech New Zealand (LocationTech). 

Our purpose

Empowering innovation with location-based technology.

Our mission

Our mission is to establish LocationTech as the voice of location technology and spatial intelligence  in New Zealand.

Our goals

  • To expand the spatial industry as a sustainable and increasingly significant business sector in the national economy.
  • To promote the value of adopting and using spatial information and spatial technologies.
  • To build on existing opportunities for the private sector of the industry.
  • To ensure the industry is aware and ready to adapt and change to take advantage of new opportunities.

LocationTech members are significant adopters, innovators, producers and users of location information technologies.  They provide value added services to business, Government and industry.  Members include small and medium sized enterprises, plus large local and international companies.