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Marsden Fund Assessment Report released

Published By   /  April 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Marsden Fund Assessment Report released

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Marsden Fund Assessment Report released Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith has today released a new report which details a number of measures to ensure that the Marsden Fund, the Government’s premier fund for excellent investigator-led research, continues to be effective and fit-for-purpose. “The Marsden […]

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Growing new teeth one of 11 ground-breaking projects announced

Published By   /  April 10, 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 Growing new teeth one of 11 ground-breaking projects announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Growing new teeth one of 11 ground-breaking projects announced Health Minister Jonathan Coleman and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith have welcomed 11 ground-breaking projects that have won $1.65 million in explorer grants from the Health Research Council (HRC). “The Government supports research that leads […]

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Minister welcomes 29 per cent lift in business R&D

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Minister welcomes 29 per cent lift in business R&D

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Minister welcomes 29 per cent lift in business R&D The release of new data showing a significant jump in the amount spent by Kiwi companies on research and development (R&D) is a sign of the confidence businesses have in themselves and the New Zealand economy, […]

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Synchrotron a trans-Tasman success story

Published By   /  March 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Synchrotron a trans-Tasman success story

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Synchrotron a trans-Tasman success story Science researchers on both sides of the Tasman are benefitting from the Australian Synchrotron facility, visited today by Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith. “As foundation investors in the Australian Synchrotron, we have given New Zealand researchers access to a […]

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World leading NZ research is improving stroke patients rehabilitation

Published By   /  March 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 World leading NZ research is improving stroke patients rehabilitation

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: World leading NZ research is improving stroke patients rehabilitation Health Minister Jonathan Coleman and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith says new internationally-recognised research that aims to improve rehabilitation of people after they have a stroke is an important step forward. “Around 9,000 people have […]

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$400m Huawei investment will promote innovation and create opportunities

Published By   /  March 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communications, Economic Development, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Simon Bridges  /  Comments Off on $400m Huawei investment will promote innovation and create opportunities

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $400m Huawei investment will promote innovation and create opportunities A major investment announced by Huawei today will support our efforts to build an innovative, world leading economy, Economic Development Minister Simon Bridges and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith say. Chinese telecommunications equipment manufacturer, Huawei, […]

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Delivering better wine and underwater robots

Published By   /  March 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Delivering better wine and underwater robots

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Delivering better wine and underwater robots An underwater robot and a portable winemaking system are just some of the innovations being advanced at the New Zealand Product Accelerator programme, visited today by Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith. “Science-led innovation plays an important role in […]

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Collaborative research barking up the right tree

Published By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Collaborative research barking up the right tree

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Collaborative research barking up the right tree Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith is welcoming the release of new research on canine nutrition which is set to boost New Zealand’s premium petfood exporters. The New Zealand study explored how a high meat diet affects microbes […]

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New appointments to the Science Board

Published By   /  March 7, 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 the Science Board

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New appointments to the Science Board Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith today announced three new appointments, as well as two reappointments, to the Science Board. New members Dr David Wratt, Dr Jill Vintiner and Professor Aidan Byrne have been appointed to the Board for […]

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Wood technology investment in forestry sector

Published By   /  February 28, 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 Wood technology investment in forestry sector

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Wood technology investment in forestry sector Economic Development Minister Simon Bridges and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith today announced $2 million funding for a wood-processing facility which uses automation and robotics to turn low-value pine trees into high-value wood products. This is just one […]

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Australia-New Zealand science and innovation agreement signed

Published By   /  February 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Australia-New Zealand science and innovation agreement signed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Australia-New Zealand science and innovation agreement signed Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith has welcomed the signing of a ground breaking bilateral international science agreement between New Zealand and Australia at the Leaders’ meetings in Queenstown today. The Australia – New Zealand Science, Research and […]

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$2 million to engage young kiwis with science

Published By   /  February 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on $2 million to engage young kiwis with science

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $2 million to engage young kiwis with science Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith has today announced $2 million of funding for 41 projects from the 2017 Unlocking Curious Minds contestable fund. “The Unlocking Curious Minds fund particularly focuses on projects that engage young New […]

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Waikato IT cluster strengthens digital reputation

Published By   /  February 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Waikato IT cluster strengthens digital reputation

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato IT cluster strengthens digital reputation Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith has today welcomed the launch of the Waikato IT cluster, as another example of how regional and industry-led initiatives can drive economic opportunities. The CultivateIT cluster, which already boasts around 50 members, is […]

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$5.7m for research into diabetes management

Published By   /  February 9, 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 $5.7m for research into diabetes management

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $5.7m for research into diabetes management Health Minister Jonathan Coleman and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith today announced the recipients of more than $5.7 million of funding to improve the management of long-term health conditions. The contestable funding was awarded to three successful projects, […]

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Callaghan Innovation Stakeholder Advisory Group reappointments

Published By   /  February 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Callaghan Innovation Stakeholder Advisory Group reappointments

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Callaghan Innovation Stakeholder Advisory Group reappointments Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith has today announced the reappointment of Claire Robinson, Brett Hewlett, and Suse Reynolds to the Callaghan Innovation Stakeholder Advisory Group. “The reappointment of Ms Robinson, Mr Hewlett, and Ms Reynolds recognises the valuable […]

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First Science System Performance Report released

Published By   /  November 29, 2016  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Steven Joyce  /  Comments Off on First Science System Performance Report released

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: First Science System Performance Report released Steven Joyce | Science and Innovation Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce has today released the 2016 Science and Innovation System Performance Report, the first of an annual series which presents data on the research outputs, impacts, funding, and […]

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Research partnership programme refreshed

Published By   /  November 23, 2016  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Steven Joyce  /  Comments Off on Research partnership programme refreshed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Research partnership programme refreshed Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce has today announced a refreshed version of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) research partnership programme will open for applications in December with funding awarded in late-2017. “After completing a full review of […]

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New Regional Research Institute announced

Published By   /  November 15, 2016  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Steven Joyce  /  Comments Off on New Regional Research Institute announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New Regional Research Institute announced Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce has today announced that the Centre for Space Science Technology (CSST) has been selected to become New Zealand’s second Regional Research Institute. “The Centre for Space Science Technology, which will be based in Alexandra, […]

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Rutherford Discovery Fellowships announced

Published By   /  November 11, 2016  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Steven Joyce  /  Comments Off on Rutherford Discovery Fellowships announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Rutherford Discovery Fellowships announced Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce today announced the recipients for this year’s Rutherford Discovery Fellowships. “This programme provides great opportunities to further develop the skills of our most talented young scientists to be the future leaders of our growing science […]

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Strategic Science Investment Fund supports new $35m genomics investment

Published By   /  November 8, 2016  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Steven Joyce  /  Comments Off on Strategic Science Investment Fund supports new $35m genomics investment

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Strategic Science Investment Fund supports new $35m genomics investment Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce has today opened applications for the establishment of a new genomics research platform with funding of up to $5 million per year for seven years. “Genomics is an increasingly important […]

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