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Callaghan Innovation executives lead the digital transformation korero

News | 19 February 2018

The need for countries to embrace and successfully transition to fully digital economies is undeniable and pressing.


Incubators and Accelerators

Startup Highlights June - August 2017

Blog | 6 September 2017

News, events and announcements from New Zealand's startup sector

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Biotech data screen

Data driven biotech

Blog | 1 September 2017

The third in a blog post series by National Technology Networks Manager Kimberlee Jordan, following her recent Biotech trip to the United States

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Sinead O’Sullivan at AR-VR Garage event

The Irish Space Race Lands

Blog | 30 August 2017

Sinead O’ Sullivan, aerospace engineer, entrepreneur and innovator reflects on her recent visit to New Zealand

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Matariki XPonential

Matariki XPonential: The Trilogy continues

Blog | 23 August 2017

Dr Jason Mika reviews last month's amazing Matariki XPonential event

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© National Gallery, London

GLAM role for Callaghan Innovation customer Dexibit

News | 16 August 2017

Callaghan Innovation has applauded the success of one of its customers, Dexibit, which today announced a collaboration with London’s National Gallery.

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Microbe

Bugs as Drugs – and beyond

Blog | 15 August 2017

The second in a blog post series by National Technology Networks Manager Kimberlee Jordan, following her recent Biotech trip to the United States

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People

Tech diversity by the numbers in NZ

Blog | 9 August 2017

Currently making headlines is the debate around a former Google employee’s memo on women in technology.

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Go Global 2017

Go Global – The Exporters' Conference

News | 21 September 2017

Callaghan Innovation is delighted to support the upcoming Go Global – The Exporters' Conference – helping the exporting business community. 

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Better by Lean delivery partners sought

Better by Lean delivery partners sought

News | 8 August 2017

Delivery partners sought for the provision of Better by Lean workshops, consultancy services and pilot programmes

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Callaghan Innovation executives lead the digital transformation korero

News | 19 February 2018

The need for countries to embrace and successfully transition to fully digital economies is undeniable and pressing.


Callaghan InCite

Callaghan Innovation launches InCite report

News | 25 July 2017

Callaghan InCite report challenges New Zealand businesses to ride the technology wave

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C-Prize 2017

Finalists chosen for wearable technology challenge

News | 24 July 2017

Callaghan Innovation has today announced the 10 finalists in its C-Prize competition, which challenges entrants to create the next generation of wearable technology. 

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World Dairy Expo

World Dairy Expo 2017 and dairy tech immersion programme

News | 3 October 2017 to 7 October 2017

Want to attend the largest dairy technology event in North America?

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Callaghan Innovation appoints GM – Strategy, Impacts and Insights

News | 11 July 2017

Callaghan Innovation has announced the appointment of Rosalie Nelson as General Manager – Strategy, Impacts and Insights.

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Wellington Gold Awards

Wellington Gold Awards winner shows way for New Zealand

News | 6 July 2017

In a world where torrents of technology changes are sweeping away whole industries, the winner of last night’s Wellington Gold Awards highlights the critical role innovation plays in powering businesses success.

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Groundswell

Groundswell Festival

News | 7 August 2017 to 13 August 2017

Callaghan Innovation is delighted to be a partner of the upcoming Groundswell Festival, Tauranga’s Inaugural Festival of Innovation. 

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Founder Incubator launch

Founder incubators expand to regional NZ

News | 27 June 2017

Early stage technology businesses in the regions can expect an easier pathway to support, thanks to the expansion of Callaghan Innovation’s founder incubators, says Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith.

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Maori business accelerator announced

News | 27 June 2017

Te Wānanga o Aotearoa and Callaghan Innovation are teaming up to create a business accelerator dedicated to speeding up the development of early stage Māori businesses.

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ARL 360VR Camera set up.

Innovative technology proves a winner for Team NZ

News | 27 June 2017

Callaghan Innovation has today applauded Emirates Team New Zealand’s triumph in the 2017 America’s Cup and the use of innovative technology to give its winning performance the edge.

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Techweek‘18

Event | 19 May 2018 to 27 May 2018

Callaghan Innovation is proud to support Techweek as it returns in 2018 bigger and better than ever. 


World Dairy Expo - talking with Winsconsin farmer

Milking the World Dairy Expo for all it’s worth

Blog | 11 December 2017
A Callaghan Innovation-led trip to North America’s largest dairy technology event provided priceless insights for a delegation of kiwi innovators looking to crack a lucrative export market.

Jason Mayden (centre) with Callaghan Innovation senior leaders Chris Hartshorn, Wayne Mulligan, Esther livingstone and CE Hemi Rolleston

Mayden voyage

Blog | 21 October 2016

Former global design director for Nike's Jordan brand Jason Mayden outlines his keys to design and marketing success

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Back in the 80s NZ led fintech

Foot on the Accelerator

Blog | 14 October 2016

The excitement starts here for start-ups, says Callaghan Innovation’s Start-Up manager Elena Higgison, as a host of new accelerators are announced.

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Exponential emissary Kaila Colbin

The Future is Now

Blog | 13 October 2016

The future is already here, and you have three days to get your head around that fact, says Singularity Summit organiser Kaila Colbin

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Live action from the MedTech tiki tour

Taking a TIKI tour of MedTech

Blog | 7 October 2016

Callaghan Innovation's MedTech sector manager Diana Siew and project co-ordinator Jyoti Chugh walk us through a North Shore innovation showcase.

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The times, they are a-changing

Blog | 30 September 2016

John Campbell from energy start-up Our Energy reports back from the Smart Grid innovation mission to the US.

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Simon Brown speaking at the Canterbury Tech Summit, 18 Sept 2016

Shooting for the stars

Blog | 26 September 2016

In fields as diverse as accounting and space travel, companies are placing their R&D at the heart of their way of working, says Callaghan Innovation GM Accelerator Services Simon Brown

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Brendan Darby (L), with Mattias Mayer and Prof. Eric Le Ru

Achieving clarity

Blog | 19 September 2016

Brendan Darby reveals that transitioning from a researcher to a businessman involves a bit more ruthlessness and a lot more email.

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Release the hound

Blog | 12 September 2016

Paul Bracewell and Jason Wells of data analytics firm DOT Loves Data on credit, Christmas and car crashes.

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Business: No longer boring

Blog | 24 August 2016

Business is Boring podcast host Simon Pound talks to Disruptive Influence about scalability, sunglasses and soup.

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The science of failure - spinning gold in the dark

Blog | 11 August 2016

Callaghan Innovation advanced materials expert Kirsten Edgar finds that by revisiting ‘failed’ research, scientists have demonstrated the potential for machine learning to out-predict humans.

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