clindley

About Chris Lindley

CEO and founder of BraveGen

BraveGen Sponsors the Environmental Compliance Conference

BraveGen is proud to be the Jade sponsor of the 2018 Environmental Compliance Conference, our fifth year of supporting this conference. The conference is two days of practical learning, a field trip, exhibition and workshops all with a focus on tactical solutions to compliance problems and opportunities in New Zealand. This year’s conference has [...]

First Safetree Certificates Sent Out

This week saw the first batch of certificates go out to Safetree certified contractors. Momentum has been ramping up over the last 6 weeks with 170 forestry companies currently going through the programme. The BraveGen team at the Auckland office worked late to get the first batch out, with [...]

BraveGen Sponsors the New Zealand and Australia Forest Safety Conferences

BraveGen is proud to sponsor both the New Zealand and Australia Forest Safety and Technology conferences this year in Rotorua and Melbourne. With a big focus on people and culture as the key drivers of improvements in safety the conference includes workshops and a focus on physical and mental health. We look forward to [...]

By |2018-11-03T12:55:22+00:00June 16th, 2018|Australia, BraveGen, Conferences, Forestry, Health, New Zealand, Sector|

GDPR Compliance

At BraveGen, we are committed to protecting the data and privacy of all of our users. We believe in open, transparent communication that puts our users' needs first. On May 25, BraveGen will be subject to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which will safeguard the security of users in the European Economic Area. [...]

By |2018-05-23T12:51:16+00:00May 23rd, 2018|BraveGen, Security|

Meltdown and Spectre Update

Regarding BraveGen and the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities (CVE-2017-5715, CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5754), the BraveGen system is hosted at the Amazon Web Services data centres using their EC2 service. All our servers are HVM instances. As of January 23, 2018 Amazon states “All instances across the Amazon EC2 fleet are protected from all known instance-to-instance [...]

By |2018-05-23T12:52:50+00:00January 24th, 2018|BraveGen, Security|

BraveGen and Safetree Contractor Certification

BraveGen is the system used to deliver contractor certification across the whole of the New Zealand forest industry. The Safetree Contractor Certification Programme provides forestry with an industry standardised assessment of a contractor's suitability to work. This scheme was designed for forestry, by forestry. Jointly funded by ACC and the forestry industry, Safetree™ is part [...]