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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

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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."

Accelerate - April 2016

Accelerate - April 2016

In this issue, we’re looking at how to build and maintain a culture of innovation.

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Hawkes Bay

Hawke's Bay lean workshop

Date: 24 May 2016 to 25 May 2016

Hawke's Bay lean workshop

From 24-25 May, Hawke’s Bay businesses will get the chance to learn lean techniques that improve productivity with Callaghan Innovation’s Better By Lean programme.

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The F Word

The F Word: Failure is an option

Callaghan Innovation is starting a national conversation about business failure by presenting a series of failure-themed events, research and stories.

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Grants gallery

R&D Experience grants open

Does your business want a smart and enthusiastic student to help with R&D, at minimal cost?

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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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Gracefield Innovation Quarter

Work next to Callaghan Innovation’s research and technical specialists, and some of New Zealand’s most innovative people.

Find out more about why our Gracefield Innovation Quarter is the ideal place to set up a high-tech business.