KiwiNet research commercialisation awards
Winners of the second annual KiwiNet Research Commercialisation awards designed to celebrate success within New Zealand’s universities and Crown Research Institutes were announced in Auckland last month. Awards winners are:
Commercial Deal Award: Kifunensine, Glycosyn, Callaghan Innovation
AJ Park Commercialisation Collaboration Award: Titanium Technologies New Zealand ( TiTeNZ) – a collaboration between University of Waikato, Callaghan Innovation, GNS Science, University of Auckland, the Titanium Industry Development Association ( TIDA) and a number of industry partners.
Researcher Entrepreneur Award: Alistair Jerrett, Seafood Technologies, Plant & Food Research.
Minter Ellison Rudd Watts Research and Business Partnership Award: University of Canterbury and Tait Communications – Wireless Network Partnership.
People’s Choice Award: Plant & Food Research and Precision Seafood Harvesting.
BNZ Supreme Award: University of Canterbury and Tait Communications – Wireless Network Partnership (Special mention: Plant & Food Research and Precision Seafood Harvesting).