As a Software Developer for WaikatoLink, Nick is experienced in application and web development. He has knowledge and expertise in natural language processing, machine learning, image processing and open-source software licensing. He also plays an important role as a technology translator, helping the commercialisation team understand complex IT technologies. Before starting at WaikatoLink, Nick completed both his Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical and Masters degrees at the University of Waikato. Nick's Masters investigated vehicle licence plate recognition on mobile devices.