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TIN companies now generating $10b a year

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economic Development, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Simon Bridges  /  Comments Off on TIN companies now generating $10b a year

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: TIN companies now generating $10b a year “The report highlights the increasingly important contribution that innovative hi-tech companies make to New Zealand, with the collective export revenues of the 200 largest tech companies now earning more than $7.3 billion in export revenues,” Mr Bridges says. “The […]

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New Antarctic Science Platform announced

By   /  September 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Gerry Brownlee, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on New Antarctic Science Platform announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New Antarctic Science Platform announced Minister of Foreign Affairs Gerry Brownlee and Minister of Science and Innovation Paul Goldsmith have today announced that Antarctica New Zealand, in partnership with the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, will jointly develop a new Antarctic Science Platform. “With […]

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Endeavour fund to invest $248m in research

By   /  September 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Endeavour fund to invest $248m in research

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Endeavour fund to invest $248m in research Funding has been awarded for 68 new science research projects that will benefit New Zealand environmentally, economically, and socially, Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith announced today. The funding, totalling $248 million over the next five years, has […]

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New Callaghan Innovation Board appointments

By   /  September 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, Science and Innovation, Speech  /  Comments Off on New Callaghan Innovation Board appointments

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New Callaghan Innovation Board appointments Two new appointments have been made to the Board of Callaghan Innovation that will provide a new set of skills and business experience, Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith announced today. “The appointment of Mr Stefan Korn and Mr George […]

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New appointments to CRI Boards announced

By   /  September 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on New appointments to CRI Boards announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New appointments to CRI Boards announced A number of new appointments have been made to three of the Government’s seven Crown Research Institutes, providing new talent and experience for the institutes, Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith announced today. “Crown Research Institutes generate real benefits […]

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Enhanced 24/7 Hazards monitoring announced

By   /  September 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Civil Defence, Nathan Guy, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Enhanced 24/7 Hazards monitoring announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Enhanced 24/7 Hazards monitoring announced Work has begun on the improvements to New Zealand’s geological hazards monitoring as announced in Budget 2017, Civil Defence Minister Nathan Guy and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith have announced today. The start of work was marked on a […]

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NZ to invest in new Synchrotron capabilities

By   /  August 31, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on NZ to invest in new Synchrotron capabilities

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: NZ to invest in new Synchrotron capabilities New Zealand will invest AU$15.1 million in a programme to construct several new beamlines at the Australian Synchrotron in Melbourne and secure long-term access for Kiwi scientists, Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith announced today. “The Synchrotron is […]

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NZ supporting trans-Tasman ICT development

By   /  August 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on NZ supporting trans-Tasman ICT development

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: NZ supporting trans-Tasman ICT development New Zealand will provide AUD $350,000 in funding for a collaboration between New Zealand’s Nyriad Ltd and the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research in Western Australia (ICRAR), Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith has announced today. The funding is […]

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Ground broken on new ag-science development

By   /  August 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Ground broken on new ag-science development

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Ground broken on new ag-science development The start of a joint $200 million development between Lincoln University and AgResearch demonstrates a strong commitment to agricultural research and teaching in Canterbury, Tertiary Education Minister Paul Goldsmith says. “Today is a major milestone for agricultural science in […]

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$35m for advanced genomics research

By   /  August 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on $35m for advanced genomics research

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $35m for advanced genomics research The Government will invest up to $35 million over seven years in Genomics Aotearoa, a new collaborative science organisation supporting advanced genomics research, Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith announced today. “Genomics is a fast-moving, data intensive research field that […]

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Updated investment plan sees $21m for REANNZ

By   /  August 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Updated investment plan sees $21m for REANNZ

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Updated investment plan sees $21m for REANNZ A new investment of $21 million over seven years for the Research Education and Advanced Network New Zealand (REANNZ), will ensure the country’s top researchers have the ability to collaborate over long distances, Science and Innovation Minister Paul […]

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Marsden Fund Investment Plan released

By   /  August 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Marsden Fund Investment Plan released

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Marsden Fund Investment Plan released Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith says a new three year Investment Plan for the Marsden Fund, launched today by the Marsden Fund Council, will help guide the strategic direction of the fund and contribute to the National Statement of […]

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Ka Hao: Māori Digital Technology Development Fund recipients announced

By   /  July 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Maori Development, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Te Ururoa Flavell, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Ka Hao: Māori Digital Technology Development Fund recipients announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Ka Hao: Māori Digital Technology Development Fund recipients announced Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith have today announced the recipients of the first round for the Ka Hao: Māori Digital Technology Development Fund. “The first round of funding […]

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18 appointments to CRI and REANNZ boards

By   /  July 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on 18 appointments to CRI and REANNZ boards

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: 18 appointments to CRI and REANNZ boards Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith today announced a number of new appointments, and reappointments to the boards of six Crown Research Institutes (CRIs) and Research & Education Advanced Network New Zealand Ltd (REANNZ). 12 reappointments, including several […]

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New CRI contracts on their 25th anniversary

By   /  July 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on New CRI contracts on their 25th anniversary

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New CRI contracts on their 25th anniversary Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith has welcomed the start of new funding contracts for New Zealand’s Crown Research Institutes (CRIs), which will enable a more strategic approach to science as they celebrate their 25th anniversary during 2017. […]

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Science Board appointment announced

By   /  July 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Science Board appointment announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Science Board appointment announced Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith today announced the appointment of Dr Andrew McLeod to the Science Board for a term of three years. The Science Board is responsible for investing funding used predominantly by research organisations for science, technology, research, […]

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$85 million for Lincoln University facilities

By   /  June 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on $85 million for Lincoln University facilities

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $85 million for Lincoln University facilities Primary sector education, research and innovation will receive a significant boost thanks to a capital injection for state-of-the-art new buildings at Lincoln University, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith announced today. The Government […]

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Business incubators expand to regional NZ

By   /  June 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Business incubators expand to regional NZ

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Business incubators expand to regional NZ Early stage technology businesses in the regions can expect an easier pathway to support, thanks to the expansion of Callaghan Innovation’s founder incubators, says Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith. Founder incubators are, as the name suggests, centred around […]

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Supporting world class health research in NZ

By   /  June 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Health, Jonathan Coleman, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Supporting world class health research in NZ

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Supporting world class health research in NZ Minister of Health Jonathan Coleman and Minister of Science and Innovation Paul Goldsmith today launched New Zealand’s first Health Research Strategy which aims to increase the excellence and impact of government investment in health research. “Investment in health […]

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Fulbright New Zealand grantees congratulated

By   /  June 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Fulbright New Zealand grantees congratulated

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Fulbright New Zealand grantees congratulated Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith has congratulated the 60 New Zealand graduate students, academics, artists and professionals honoured as Fulbright grantees at a ceremony at Parliament today. “Fulbright New Zealand provides opportunities for promising graduate students to complete a […]

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