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Democratising carbon fibre from Auckland

Thursday, 20 September 2018, 9:52 am | Callaghan Innovation

An Auckland company has come up with a way of making the miracle carbon fibre material available to all. More >>

Sold-out event highlights importance of SaaS support network

Thursday, 30 August 2018, 12:13 pm | Callaghan Innovation

Sold-out event highlights importance of SaaS support networks Software as a service (SaaS) is a driving force behind New Zealand’s fastest-growing technology sector, so it’s no surprise that a first-of-its-kind conference for SaaS entrepreneurs ... More >>

NZ Agritech Creating Global Solutions

Monday, 27 August 2018, 3:18 pm | Callaghan Innovation

Over thirty kiwi agriculture innovators have touched down in Silicon Valley ready to test their solutions among some of the most competitive global growers and farming leaders. Their powerful weapon: New Zealand’s unique recipe to feed the planet ... More >>

Facing NZ’s farming future with confidence

Friday, 15 June 2018, 8:38 am | Callaghan Innovation

At a time when farming is facing a number of challenges globally, Callaghan Innovation says New Zealand has a unique opportunity to capitalise on its reputation as one of the world’s four key agritech locations. More >>

Waves of AI disruption for key New Zealand business sectors

Monday, 26 March 2018, 2:33 pm | Callaghan Innovation

Artificial intelligence (AI) will have an extreme impact on New Zealand’s agriculture and health sectors in the next decade. That’s according to a white paper launched today by New Zealand’s innovation agency, Callaghan Innovation, which involved ... More >>

Kiwi firms succeeding with greater R&D investment

Tuesday, 20 March 2018, 3:31 pm | Callaghan Innovation

Callaghan Innovation is welcoming the latest Business Operations Survey results showing Kiwi businesses are lifting their efforts in research and development (R&D). More >>

Callaghan Innovation executives lead digital transformation

Monday, 19 February 2018, 8:50 am | Callaghan Innovation

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

Ground-breaking Māori business programme in Hamilton

Thursday, 15 February 2018, 4:25 pm | Callaghan Innovation

He ao hou kei te pae tawhiti, ka tū ki te pae tata. He kaupeka ngahuru hei poutama ki te pae ō angitu, tēnā te haruru mai nei. E au, au, auē ha! More >>

Spinal injury leads to award-winning wearable tech

Saturday, 2 December 2017, 12:23 pm | Callaghan Innovation

Spinal injury leads to award-winning wearable tech Five years ago Mike Brown broke his back, leaving him with severe spinal injuries and bladder problems. Now he and the rest of the Uri-Go team have developed award-winning technology to help those ... More >>

Master of measurement receives top international award

Thursday, 30 November 2017, 10:23 am | Callaghan Innovation

30 November 2017 – New Zealand scientist Dr Chris Sutton has been awarded one of the world’s top honours in the field of metrology, the science of measurement. More >>

Science Challenge Greenlights New Projects

Monday, 30 October 2017, 1:02 pm | Callaghan Innovation

Two new technological projects aimed at selling New Zealand innovation locally and overseas have been funded by the Science for Technological Innovation (SfTI) National Science Challenge Board. More >>

Callaghan Innovation congratulates NZ Awards winners

Friday, 20 October 2017, 9:47 am | Callaghan Innovation

Callaghan Innovation today congratulated the winners of the New Zealand Innovation Awards, many of which are customers of the government innovation agency. More >>

Callaghan Innovation welcomes new Board members

Monday, 11 September 2017, 1:04 pm | Callaghan Innovation

Callaghan Innovation Board Chair Sue Suckling welcomes incoming members George Gong and Stefan Korn to the Board. More >>

Top startup Genoapay attracts record accelerator investment

Tuesday, 22 August 2017, 4:11 pm | Callaghan Innovation

GENOAPAY, a new way of paying for services that gives consumers what they need immediately while paying over ten weeks without extra cost, has just attracted record investment after demonstrating its wares following the Flux Accelerator Programme co-funded ... More >>

GLAM role for Callaghan Innovation customer Dexibit

Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 2:26 pm | Callaghan Innovation

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

Innovation event to draw hundreds of Māori entrepreneurs

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 2:58 pm | Callaghan Innovation

HUNDREDS of smart, ambitious and innovative Māori entrepreneurs will spend this Saturday focusing on how technology can help realise their business dreams. More >>

US tech accelerator snaps up C-Prize finalist

Tuesday, 18 July 2017, 12:46 pm | Callaghan Innovation

NZ company Dotterel , runner-up in Callaghan Innovation’s inaugural C-Prize Challenge with noise-suppressing technology for drones, now has international success in its sights after being signed up by an American technology accelerator. More >>

Innovative Technology Proves a Winner for Emirates Team NZ

Tuesday, 27 June 2017, 9:16 am | Callaghan Innovation

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. More >>

World of wearable tech showcased in new infographic

Thursday, 22 June 2017, 3:16 pm | Callaghan Innovation

World of wearable tech showcased in new infographic Callaghan Innovation today launched the second product in a new Infographics Series, which it hopes will demystify key technology areas and raise awareness of the opportunities that these technologies ... More >>

Tech experts in NZ for premier innovation challenge

Thursday, 8 June 2017, 2:12 pm | Callaghan Innovation

Three international experts are travelling to New Zealand next week to share their expertise in wearable technology with entrants in NZ’s premier innovation challenge. More >>