Callaghan Innovation

Making your ideas happen

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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."

Phil McKinney

Leading Innovation: 7 Laws

Full-day practical workshops with innovation master Phil McKinney

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Callaghan Innovation announces new CEO

Callaghan Innovation has announced the appointment of Vic Crone as its Chief Executive, following a thorough and highly competitive recruitment process.

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Stakeholder Advisory Group reappointments

Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith has announced the reappointment of Claire Robinson, Brett Hewlett, and Suse Reynolds to the Callaghan Innovation Stakeholder Advisory Group.

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Lightning Lab challenge powering up energy innovation

Innovation Challenge launches nationwide call for innovative electricity and sustainable energy ideas, ventures and products

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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

About Sir Paul Callaghan

About us

I learnt a huge amount, gaining confidence in discovering all the things I was doing well, and also understanding the areas I needed to work on.

Archgola Owner, Andrew Turner

Read more about how Archgola got innovation ready.