A pandemic, a pregnancy and a political coup—and that’s just the beginning
You’re trying to get home but borders are closing, flights are constantly changing or being cancelled, the dates when airlines...
Published 21 September 2020
Getting by with a little help from our friends
As New Zealand’s world-leading, independent biomedical research institute, the Malaghan Institute of Medical Research focuses on harnessing the power of...
Published 17 September 2020
Newest Board member a natural fit
Victoria University of Wellington’s newest Pro Vice-Chancellor—Professor Ehsan Mesbahi—was warmly welcomed to the Wellington UniVentures Board on the 8th of...
Published 8 September 2020
Playing our part in the search for a vaccine
Wellington UniVentures will play its part in a new alliance that brings together several organisations in the search for a...
Published 1 September 2020
2020 KiwiNet Awards feature two Wellington UniVentures finalists
The finalists for the 2020 KiwiNet Awards have been announced, and two of the twelve finalists were nominated by Wellington...
Published 27 August 2020
Opportunities for entrepreneurial talent
Wellington UniVentures has created a new, shared role for one of Victoria University of Wellington's up-and-coming entrepreneurial academics.
Published 25 August 2020
Help is at hand
A Victoria University of Wellington PhD student and his supervisors are developing a game-changing machine learning protocol that could help...
Published 18 August 2020
First kura for KiVa
KiVa—a bullying prevention programme developed in Finland and introduced into New Zealand by Wellington UniVentures—has welcomed its first Kura Māori...
Published 10 August 2020
Entrepreneurship support efforts critical
With an increasing amount of Victoria University of Wellington research showing strong commercial potential—and with the world’s economies in crisis...
Published 15 July 2020
Winning by design
Victoria University of Wellington’s School of Design recently won third place (the ‘Notable’ award) at the Core77 International Design Awards—one...
Published 6 July 2020
Ensuring NZ access to COVID-19 anti-virals
A group of New Zealand experts led by Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington’s commercialisation office Wellington UniVentures and the...
Published 1 July 2020
Going round in circles for good
Thanks to Wellington UniVentures’ connections, a Victoria University of Wellington research project has been accepted into a nine-month Circular Economy...
Published 26 June 2020