Callaghan Innovation has appointed a Māori Economy general manager, Hemi Rolleston.
Our brief era of non-intervention is fast slipping away.
Massey University's Albany campus could be developed as an innovation hub for the North Shore, thanks to a formal agreement inked by the university and ATEED yesterday.
Callaghan Innovation has put out a request for expressions of interest from anyone interested in forming a tech-focused incubator, defined as separate from a typical founder-focused incubator. The purpose is to refine the design of a pilot for a new programme scheduled to begin in July.
Two Callaghan Innovation research teams will join Victoria University early next year as new specialist institutes are established there. In a statement, science and innovation minister Steven Joyce said the move would free up Callaghan Innovation to focus on more near-to-market research for New Zealand businesses.
The analogy of Alice in Wonderland comes to mind with Callaghan Innovation. That, and a type of ennui as the Crown Agent struggles for life.
Don't tell them it's sustainable and they'll eat it by the boxful.
The government is replacing the current Long-Term Business Visa with a new points-based Entrepreneur Work Visa.
What we're putting down now is laying the foundation for how the government treats New Zealanders in the future.
Almost all economists, and most politicians, if pressed, will concede that on the whole, subsidies are Not a Great Thing.