Innovation Tiki Tour

Garage Technology Ventures' managing director Bill Reichert recently spent four weeks in New Zealand as entrepreneur in residence at AUT University and travelled the country meeting some of our most promising and passionate startups, innovators, educators and regulators. In the first of a two-part feature, he gives his educated view on the state of our country's innovation ecosystem and what we need to do to develop it – and next week he tells us about the New Zealand companies that impressed him most.

New Zealand Innovation Awards

They say that with age comes wisdom – but clearly that's something these amazing young innovators from New Zealand and around the world already have. The question is, are there any other young innovators out there deserving of recognition at the 2017 New Zealand Innovation Awards?