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emhLabs takes out top spot in Lightning Labs Electric Innovation Challenge
The winner from The Lightning Lab’s Electric Innovation Challenge has been announced - and emhLabs took out the top spot.
Female scientist wins for animal skin cancer treatment
“It is a well understood issue that there is not enough representation of women in leadership positions in high growth enterprises."
Mahuki incubator seeking 2017's next cultural tech innovators
Mahuki aims to grow New Zealand’s strength in the cultural, heritage and learning sectors through creative tech businesses.
Kiwi businesses finally begin to invest in innovation
Kiwi businesses are investing more in their R&D to create innovation and success, according to Callaghan Innovation.
Kiwi innovators: Entries for the Māori innovation comp close soon
The competition aims to attract more Māori to the digital economy by helping emerging innovators turn their creative ideas into reality
Huawei investing $400m in NZ to promote innovation and opportunities
Huawei recently announced a major investment into New Zealand’s future, including a cloud data centre and innovation labs around the country.
Potential barriers to innovation in tertiary education revealed
“A good tertiary education system is one that meets the needs of all learners – including those from diverse backgrounds and with diverse goals."
Govt's Charities Services lands technology award
“I’m thrilled to see that the hard work and ingenuity that Charities Services has put in has been recognised."
Exciting new tech at Te Papa for innovative learning
Virtual Reality, 3D printers, 3D scanners, touch tables, and telepresence technologies will enable learners to connect in real time.
NZ’s first Mixed Reality Hackathon heads to Wellington
“It’s fantastic to see an event that harnesses advancement in tech and shines light on the opportunities that New Zealanders have to get involved."
APAC Fuji Xerox named ‘Best Green Company of the Year’
As our world continues rapidly expanding, the topic of green initiatives is becoming more and more paramount.
Epson named a Top 100 Global Innovator for the 6th year in a row
The company is also an industry leader in patent quantity and quality in product categories such as inkjet printers and projectors.
Creativity and technology on display at Show Me Wellington event
“We’re delighted at the calibre, breadth and number of exhibitors we have at Show Me Wellington this year.”
Govt opens innovative new school in Christchurch
“With the flexible learning spaces and a flexible style of teaching, this stunning school is living proof of what the future of education looks like."
Waikato Innovation Park business growth strong despite dairy downturn
“Happy tenants and a collaborative, innovative working environment add up to a business community that plays an important role in the region."
Kiwi competition aims to stimulate economic involvement & innovation in Māori
“Ideas should have the potential to create economic opportunities for Māori and other New Zealanders, as well as be considered for the export market."
Is Apple opening the actual best office in the world?
“Steve’s vision for Apple stretched far beyond his time with us. He intended Apple Park to be the home of innovation for generations to come."
How CIOs can buck the status quo and drive business innovation
Successful CIOs are changing business models in their organisation – they are becoming Disruptors. But what does that mean exactly?
New $14 million student innovation space opens
Te Ara o Mauao is a multi-purpose, technologically enhanced learning space, which offers greater informality and flexibility for learning.
MOTAT honours Kiwi innovators with latest exhibition
“Not everyone can be another Steve Jobs but through hard work and creativity, innovation is accessible to everyone.”
‘Silicon Valley of western China’ to gain massive investment
The Chengdu Hi-tech Zone has been hailed as the “Silicon Valley of western China” – and for good reason.
Govt's Innovative fund opens to ECE
“Extending the fund to include early learning will encourage more innovative teaching practices to be explored and shared."
Half of Chinese smartphone market owned by three vendors
The Chinese smartphone market is a hot place to be right now, with massive growth being experienced by all the major vendors in particular.
Govt puts up $270k to help young women into tech sector careers
“By spending a day in the workforce, participants get to experience first-hand what it’s like to work in a technology role."