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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.

Chris Hartshorn
Chris Hartshorn, Callaghan Innovation CTO

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.