Callaghan Innovation stories - Page 2
NZ agritech innovators touch down in Silicon Valley
Thirty of New Zealand’s agritech innovators have finally landed in Silicon Valley this week as they get ready to put their innovations to the test.
The future of farming is in agritech, says Callaghan Innovation
New Zealand can capitalize on its reputation as a global agritech hotspot to boost its own sector, says Callaghan Innovation.
Callaghan Innovation congratulates Hi-tech award winners
Callaghan Innovation commends winners of the 2018 Hi-Tech Awards & encourages businesses to explore tech support options. #HiTechAwards.
Moment of truth for fintech accelerator participants
New Zealand's fintech sector is maturing rapidly, with the Kiwibank FinTech Accelerator highlighting global potential.
Tauranga software development firm awarded Callaghan R&D grant
Radfords has been collaborating across the NZ kiwifruit industry to help it scale into the position it is in today.
Callaghan Innovation’s borrow-a-cobot scheme speeding up automation
Cobot 'Victoria' boosts productivity at Assa Abloy, with two more set to join.
New Zealand R&D investment driven by SMBs - Callaghan
NZ firms boost R&D spend by 14%, enhancing innovation and jobs, says Callaghan Innovation.
Social enterprise develops game for learning sign language
The game has passed the prototype stage, and SeeCom are currently doing research to produce the full game version.
Callaghan Innovation awards R&D grant to AI startup
Ambit's AI tech venture lands coveted R&D grant after just ten months in business.
Maori entrepreneurship thriving in Waikato and Coromandel regions
Waikato region sees growth in Māori business enterprise, says Waikato Innovation Park advisor. Māori businesses seeking support has increased to 16 percent.
Christchurch entrepreneur accelerates with Kokiri
Logan Williams has been selected to take part in the startup accelerator programme to help turn his ideas into an innovative business.
Innovative bladder sensor scoops Callaghan’s wearable tech award
The C-Prize aimed to encourage people to push the boundaries of what’s possible through technology, and solve real-world challenges.
Callaghan Innovation congratulates NZ Innovation Awards winners
NZ's top innovators honoured, Rocket Lab soars with Callaghan backing.
Calling all green innovators – Entries for WWF Innovation Awards now open
The search is on for big, bold, game-changing ideas and new solutions to New Zealand’s greatest environmental challenges.
IDC names top 10 fastest growing fintech companies in ANZ
The companies were evaluated across key metrics such as addressable market, customer adoption, investments, chance of survival, and innovation.
Callaghan Innovation welcomes new board members
George Gong is an entrepreneur and angel investor with more than 20 years, and Stefan Korn was a member Callaghan’s Stakeholder Advisory Group.
Digital marketing startup launches with Xero partnership
New software startup Boma Marketing has created an app that simplifies digital marketing for small businesses.
Lightning Lab Demo Day set to showcase electricity innovation
The lightbulb moments from will provide interesting insight into the future of the country’s electricity market.
Fintech startup attracts record investment at Flux Accelerator Demo Day
Genoapay allows ten weekly payments at no cost for the services like automotive, dental and vets which people need.
Callaghan Innovation funds OHS app Forsite
Forsite, a pioneering OHS app, gets a £15m boost from Callaghan Innovation to enhance safety in the construction and property sectors.
Kiwi data analytics startup Dexibit goes GLAM with London's National Gallery
Museum analytics startup Dexibit has scored a collaboration with London’s National Gallery in what has been hailed as a ‘great accolade’.
SODA INC & partners to take startup incubation model across NZ
Waikato business incubator SODA Inc has four new partners as it aims to expand its incubation model across the country.
Māori entrepreneurs invited to take part in first govt-supported accelerator programme
Kōkiri is the name of New Zealand’s very first government-supported business accelerator programme for Māori, and it's looking for 10 participants.
Artificial intelligence and robots draw hundreds of Kiwi entrepreneurs to innovation event
Kiwi entrepreneurs flock to Matariki XPonential, exploring AI and robotics to amplify business innovation and embrace a tech-led future.