Callaghan Innovation

Making your ideas happen

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Access to

Connecting you with the right advisor, partner, mentor or technology provider. More

and product development

Taking an idea from concept to commercial reality with tailored R&D solutions. More


Building your in-house skills and capability so your business is innovation-ready. More


Collaborative projects to reduce R&D costs and share industry knowledge. More


A range of R&D grants to add scale, depth and return to your R&D investment. More

We’re here to help with your R&D

If your business wants to take innovation to the next level through technology, get in touch


Senior Research Scientist

Chatu, Senior Research Scientist

"We have a range of services to help your business get innovative ideas to market."

Māori innovation hub

New hub to boost Māori innovation

Callaghan Innovation is today opening a centre for Māori business innovators at the Gracefield Innovation Quarter in Lower Hutt.

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Business woman

Succeed in a changing world

Date: 2 November 2016 to 5 December 2016

Succeed in a changing world

Join Callaghan Innovation at an event that examines how regional businesses can thrive through innovation.

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MedTech: changing the face of medicine

MedTech: changing the face of medicine

Date: 29 October 2016 to 6 November 2016

MedTech: changing the face of medicine

See how technology is changing medicine and opening up exciting opportunities for New Zealand businesses to grow internationally at this interactive public exhibition.

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One hundred inspired New Zealand entrepreneurs can turn this country around. That’s the challenge for us all.

Sir Paul Callaghan

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CES 2017

Just being at CES and having discussions with prospects and potential partners helped us to understand what we can offer US consumer tech companies.

We’re taking 14 innovative NZ companies to the world’s best consumer electronics show.