Mike Collins Commercialisation Scholarship now open
A new scholarship in memory of former Wellington UniVentures Chair, Mike Collins is now open for application.
Published 20 April 2021
The art of disagreement
The Jeremy Bloomfield Memorial Scholarship announced by Wellington UniVentures last year was recently awarded to Baptiste Roucau—a Victoria University of...
Published 12 April 2021
KiVa growth continues
One of New Zealand’s largest philanthropic organisations recently recognised the potential benefits of KiVa—a bullying prevention programme developed in Finland...
Published 31 March 2021
Supporting our people to create impact
Commercialisation and entrepreneurship play vital roles in helping Victoria University of Wellington’s researchers to address national and global challenges, and...
Published 16 March 2021
Building on success
Another Wellington UniVentures spin-out company—X-Frame™—has oversubscribed its maiden capital raise, enabling a Victoria University of Wellington entrepreneur to take his...
Published 24 February 2021
That green light
Wellington UniVentures spinout company, Rekover Therapeutics, has received consent from Medsafe that will allow them to trial their ground-breaking drug...
Published 3 February 2021
Focusing on the journey
With three more Victoria University of Wellington scientists accepted into the latest intake of KiwiNet’s Emerging Innovator Programme, Wellington UniVentures—who...
Published 1 February 2021
New company charges up
Wellington UniVentures is incorporating a new spin-out company—TasmanIon—that could spell the beginning of the end for the world’s toxic, hard-to-recycle...
Published 18 January 2021
The year that was
It goes without saying that COVID-19 has made 2020 a year that none of us will ever forget; it impacted...
Published 9 December 2020
Protecting what’s important
Every year, Victoria University of Wellington researchers make numerous discoveries that have the potential to create significant, positive impact in...
Published 30 November 2020
Getting a charge out of changing the world
A Victoria University of Wellington PhD graduate has co-founded a new company (TasmanIon) spun out of her transformative research discovery—signifying...
Published 24 November 2020
Know thy customer
It’s an ethos that three of Victoria University of Wellington’s entrepreneurs—co-founders of Wellington UniVentures’ spin-out MaramaLabs—have been embracing this year....
Published 20 November 2020