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."

Venture Up

Venture Up 2016 Showcase

Date: 16 February 2016

Venture Up 2016 Showcase

New Zealand's leading youth enterprise accelerator presents 8 startup ventures built over an intense six-week period.

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Light trails

NZ Hi-Tech Awards

Entries now open for the NZ Hi-Tech Awards. Callaghan Innovation is sponsoring the Māori Innovation category.

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Private Flight

Integrating innovation

Private Flight’s staff are all flying in the innovation zone, CEO Richard Pryor sheds light on their processes.

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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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How to navigate when you collaborate

I have found that if you want to improve almost any sector in New Zealand all the roads come back to making the right connections.

How to navigate when you collaborate