Monthly Archives: July 2015

The 1 billion-metre step

Food as software, ultra-fast tube travel and failure bonuses – welcome to the exponential world of Salim Ismail, in New Zealand this week for Callaghan Innovation’s Mind Altering Substance speaking tour. By Sara McFall, Callaghan Innovation’s External Relations Programme Manager … Continue reading

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And then there were six…

On Friday at AUT University’s Motion Capture Laboratory, Callaghan Innovation presented the finalists in the inaugural C-PRIZE. Callaghan Innovation national aviation sector manager Chris Thomson was there, novelty oversize cheques in hand. Then there were six… From about 4000 website … Continue reading

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Supporting some good sorts

When a company is ready to take its ideas to a global market, Callaghan Innovation can help. Nathan Stantiall has worked with a Kiwi firm that has innovation sorted – literally. One of New Zealand’s best kept secrets, most people wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Pride of the South

Technology Trade Show SouthMACH 2015 ran for two days last week in Christchurch with an array of innovative and inspiring manufacturing solutions on display – and, of course, baxter, writes Jesse Keith. SouthMACH 2015 provided an interesting range of additive … Continue reading

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Reaching critical maths

What’s the collective noun for mathematicians? A set? A group? A matrix? A number? Whatever it is, Callaghan Innovation National Technology Network Manager- ICT Jonathan Miller discovered it is something to behold, at the week-long inaugural Maths in Industry NZ workshop … Continue reading

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More than 80 UAV innovators take up the C-PRIZE challenge

Judges for the first ever Callaghan Innovation C-PRIZE have been blown away by the quality, creativity and sheer volume of entries, writes Chris Thomson. New Zealand’s aerial innovators have been busy creating the next generation of UAV (aka drone) technology … Continue reading

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