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Biosecurity Has Taken The Overall #1 Spot In NZ

Tuesday, 21 June 2022, 11:51 am | BioTechNZ

It will surprise nobody that for the twleth year in a row, world-class biosecurity has taken the overall #1 spot in the annual KPMG agribusiness industry leader’s priority survey, BiotechNZ executive director Dr Zahra Champion says. The Ministry ... More >>

Cannabis Summit To Lock In Gains Despite Referendum Result

Friday, 30 October 2020, 3:33 pm | BioTechNZ

“Medicinal Cannabis is set to deliver some big economic wins for the country despite the referendum on recreational cannabis now unlikely to pass. Let’s not forget the majority of companies have not been focused on recreational, rather the medicinal ... More >>

Medicinal Cannabis Summit Almost Sold Out

Sunday, 8 March 2020, 12:56 pm | BioTechNZ

“Ten days out and we’re delighted the biggest issue is trying to create more space in our already huge SkyCity conference room. Interest has been phenomenal and we’re fast approaching oversubscription,” says Dr Zahra Champion, Executive Director ... More >>

Call For Doctors To Attend Medicinal Cannabis Summit

Sunday, 1 March 2020, 12:11 pm | BioTechNZ

“New Zealand healthcare professionals who say they don’t know enough about medicinal cannabis now have the best opportunity to change that,” says Dr Zahra Champion, Executive Director of BioTechNZ and MedCan Summit 2020 organiser. With tickets limited, ... More >>

MedCan Summit 2020 Confirms World-leading Speakers

Sunday, 9 February 2020, 12:15 pm | BioTechNZ

MedCan 2020 organisers have confirmed that 30 subject experts will present at New Zealand’s first international medicinal cannabis summit. Scientists, medical experts, clinicians, entrepreneurs, investors and policy makers, both international and Kiwis ... More >>

Cannabis summit still at SkyCity

Monday, 28 October 2019, 12:04 pm | BioTechNZ

New Zealand’s first international medicinal cannabis summit, MedCan 2020, will still take place at SkyCity Auckland Convention Centre on 18 and 19 March next year, it has been confirmed. More >>

Biotech in NZ on cusp of saving sick pets

Monday, 7 October 2019, 6:51 pm | BioTechNZ

NZ biotech companies and organisations are exploring cutting-edge research to help treat people, but that will soon be swiftly replicated for dogs, cats and other pets. More >>

New Zealand’s first medicinal cannabis summit announced

Thursday, 12 September 2019, 3:52 pm | BioTechNZ

BioTechNZ has announced New Zealand’s first international medicinal cannabis summit, aiming to provide a catalyst for Kiwis to maximise opportunities in the country’s newest sector. More >>