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Chris Hartshorn - The innovative road to prosperity

This article was published on 16 November 2016

Our CTO Chris Hartshorn and RNZ's Wallace Chapman talk about R&D and innovation.

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Callaghan Innovation's Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Chris Hartshorn, was interviewd by Radio NZ's Wallace Chapman on Sunday 13 November.

In the interview Chris and Wallace discuss how Chris segued from a career in science to become an 'innovation executive', advising companies such as BMW, IBM, General Electric and Samsung on business innovation. They also talked about what 'research and development' (R&D) actually means, how this is being applied in New Zealand, and ways to build an innovation culture.

You can listen to or download this interview at the RNZ website.