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WaikatoLink sells 11Ants Analytics to Air NZ and Aimia

Thursday, 9 April 2015, 9:54 am | WaikatoLink

Hamilton, NZ, 9 April 2015 – WaikatoLink Limited, the commercial arm of the University of Waikato, announced today that it has completed the sale of the business of spinout company 11Ants Analytics to a joint venture between Air New Zealand and Aimia Inc., ... More >>

WaikatoLink director takes up new opportunities

Wednesday, 24 July 2013, 12:14 pm | WaikatoLink

Hamilton, New Zealand, 24 July 2013 – Long serving WaikatoLink director, Ross Townshend, is stepping down from the Board of Directors to take up a new career that will see him commuting from his Hamilton home to Christchurch and all over the world. Mr Townshend ... More >>

WaikatoLink in finals of KiwiNet awards

Thursday, 23 May 2013, 12:14 pm | WaikatoLink

WaikatoLink Limited, the technology transfer office of the University of Waikato, has been selected as a finalist for two awards in the inaugural KiwiNet Research Commercialisation Awards for spinout companies Aldera and Aduro Biopolymers. Designed ... More >>

Workshop to assist SA researchers identify commercial IP

Tuesday, 5 February 2013, 5:47 pm | WaikatoLink

The National Intellectual Property Management Office (NIPMO) will host an intellectual property (IP) commercialisation workshop in Pretoria next week, in a bid to uncover new innovations in engineering for mining and agriculture. More >>

Waikato Uni appoints new Chief Executive for WaikatoLink

Friday, 15 April 2011, 4:50 pm | WaikatoLink

WaikatoLink, the commercial arm of the University of Waikato, today announced the appointment of Duncan Mackintosh as Chief Executive. Mr Mackintosh was General Manager, Business Development, at WaikatoLink and is the Founding Manager of AngelLink. More >>

Technology transfer intern programme

Tuesday, 15 March 2011, 11:54 am | WaikatoLink

Hamilton, New Zealand, 15 March 2011 - WaikatoLink, the technology transfer company of the University of Waikato, and the Department of Science and Technology (DST), South Africa are sharing commercialisation expertise and building global linkages ... More >>

Researchers receive jumpstart to prove ideas

Tuesday, 21 December 2010, 1:18 pm | WaikatoLink

Hamilton, New Zealand, 21 December 2010 - Three researchers at the University of Waikato are closer to turning their ideas into commercial reality as winners of the Tech Jumpstart program, targeted at researchers who need investment and assistance ... More >>

iPhone apps boom, opportunities for Waikatolink

Monday, 4 May 2009, 11:44 am | WaikatoLink

Hamilton, New Zealand, 4 May 2009 – The Apple App Store is leading the application-download trend and WaikatoLink is sharing in that success with 150,000 downloads of their iPhone applications to date. The enormous success of the Apple iPhone has seen the ... More >>

WaikatoLink in International Incubation Initiative

Thursday, 23 April 2009, 9:42 am | WaikatoLink

WaikatoLink has been named as one of the first members of the International Incubation Initiative, Icube, launched by Exploit Technologies at the New Zealand Business Forum in Singapore yesterday. Icube was set up to encourage innovation, new opportunities, ... More >>

WaikatoLink opens commercialisation path to China

Friday, 26 September 2008, 11:31 am | WaikatoLink

WaikatoLink, the commercialisation and technology transfer company of the University of Waikato, has set the foundation for more effective market access into China by entering into a partnership with their equivalent at one of China’s top universities, ... More >>

Environmental bioplastics research recognised

Monday, 4 August 2008, 11:25 am | WaikatoLink

Dr. Johan Verbeek has been recognized for his research on turning sustainable or waste products into new materials – with a reduced impact on the environment. More >>

First Kiwi developers for iPhone signed up

Tuesday, 8 July 2008, 4:35 pm | WaikatoLink

Kiwis can now join the iPhone application revolution and apply to become registered developers. The iPhone Developer Program initially only available in the US, is now expanding to other countries. More >>

WaikatoLink Consortium Wins $4.9m PreSeed Funding

Tuesday, 4 March 2008, 10:17 am | WaikatoLink

HAMILTON, NEW ZEALAND - 4 March, 2008 - A WaikatoLink led collaborative bid with Lincoln University, Canterprise and AUT University has won $4.94 million government pre-seed funding from the Foundation of Science Research and Technology (FRST) to ... More >>