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National Statement of Science Investment:
Submissions on Draft National Statement of Science Investment available.
Science in Society Project:
A national strategic plan for science in society.
Increasing impact: from technology transfer to co-innovation
11 Dec 2014 @ Stout Street, Wellington
The Government’s Business Growth Agenda and National Policy Statement on Water present exciting and significant challenges for New Zealand government agencies, businesses, industry bodies, research organisations, farmers, growers and society. If goals are to be met, a shift from business as usual is needed in the New Zealand primary sector to increase rates of innovation and ultimately impact. The question is; what approaches and conditions are required to achieve that?
The 4th European Union-New Zealand Joint Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation meeting was hosted by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) in Wellington on 8-9 December 2014. The meeting was co-chaired by Dr Prue Williams, General Manager, Science Investments (MBIE) and Ms Maria Cristina Russo, International Cooperation Director, DG Research & Innovation, European Commission.
Ten of New Zealand’s most talented early- to mid-career researchers have been awarded Rutherford Discovery Fellowships for 2014.