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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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Three new NZ-Aus research collaborations

By   /  June 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Three new NZ-Aus research collaborations

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Three new NZ-Aus research collaborations The Government is committing $4.46 million for three new New Zealand-Australia research projects that will support high-quality research in areas delivering wide-ranging benefits to New Zealand, Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith says. “New Zealand’s collaboration with Australia in science […]

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Research grants focus on Maori & Pacific health

By   /  June 15, 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 Research grants focus on Maori & Pacific health

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Research grants focus on Maori & Pacific health Minister of Health Jonathan Coleman and Minister of Science and Innovation Paul Goldsmith have welcomed this year’s annual funding round of Health Research Council grants with a number focusing on Maori and Pacific health. “The 54 project […]

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New supercomputing capability for New Zealand

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on New supercomputing capability for New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New supercomputing capability for New Zealand Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith today announced an investment of $31.7 million to upgrade New Zealand’s supercomputing capabilities. “The existing supercomputers are at the end of their operating lives and energy intensive by today’s standards. The new supercomputers […]

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Artificial Intelligence Forum welcomed

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Communications, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Simon Bridges  /  Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence Forum welcomed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Artificial Intelligence Forum welcomed Communications Minister Simon Bridges and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith have welcomed the launch of an Artificial Intelligence (AI) Forum to help understand the opportunities and challenges relating to AI in New Zealand. Supported by NZTech, the Forum brings together […]

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Further research commercialisation welcomed

By   /  May 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on Further research commercialisation welcomed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Further research commercialisation welcomed A new partnership agreement providing the University of Auckland access to a share of more than $215 million in funding will support further commercialisation of innovative Kiwi research, says Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith. The University of Auckland and the […]

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$81.9m for excellent high impact science

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Budget 2017, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on $81.9m for excellent high impact science

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $81.9m for excellent high impact science Budget 2017 will invest an additional $81.9 million of new operating funding over four years to support high-impact, mission-led programmes of science through the Endeavour Fund, Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith says. “The Endeavour Fund supports excellent, higher-risk […]

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$40.5m for strategic science investment

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Budget 2017, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on $40.5m for strategic science investment

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $40.5m for strategic science investment $40.5 million of new operating funding in Budget 2017 will help to reduce the risk to life from natural disasters and hazards, and explore the unique environment of Antarctica, Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith says. The new funding is […]

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First innovation institute opened in China

By   /  May 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation  /  Comments Off on First innovation institute opened in China

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: First innovation institute opened in China Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith today opened New Zealand’s first innovation institute in Hangzhou, China, a key step towards developing stronger research links with Chinese researchers. “China is a key science and innovation partner for New Zealand and […]

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Goldsmith to represent New Zealand at Belt and Road Forum

By   /  May 13, 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 Goldsmith to represent New Zealand at Belt and Road Forum

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Goldsmith to represent New Zealand at Belt and Road Forum Science and Innovation and Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith will travel to China tonight to represent New Zealand at the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing. “Attending the first […]

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