Entrepreneur profile: Dr Brendan Darby
Entrepreneurship in higher education is recognised as a major driver of innovation, enabling academics and students to connect research with...
Published 22 June 2020
Why screen time can be good for you
Academic research is about producing knowledge and solutions for public benefit—and commercialisation is a pathway to getting those ideas out...
Published 9 June 2020
Experience and empathy a crucial combination in new role
A passion for helping people is what gets Rachel Honeychurch—Wellington UniVentures’ recently appointed New Zealand Programme Coordinator—up in the morning.
Published 5 June 2020
A Wellington UniVentures international partnership is helping to prepare some of New Zealand’s most innovative, deep-tech research projects and companies...
Published 25 May 2020
Entrepreneurial talent encouraged
PhD student Shalini Divya recently became the ninth Victoria University of Wellington researcher to be awarded a place in the KiwiNet...
Published 11 May 2020
Breaking down barriers
Wellington UniVentures has been helping a former Victoria University of Wellington researcher to turn the research she developed there into...
Published 4 May 2020
The potentially global impact of local science
An anti-viral compound that was designed and synthesised by Victoria University of Wellington’s Ferrier Research Institute appears to have the...
Published 24 April 2020
Growing big ideas towards big impact
Wellington UniVentures’ close partnership with the Kiwi Innovation Network (KiwiNet) has once again opened up opportunities for Victoria University of...
Published 22 April 2020
Level 3 at Wellington UniVentures
The move to Level 3 on Tuesday 28 April sees business continuing as usual for Wellington UniVentures.
Published 21 April 2020
Design thinking creates better results for all
Building, designing and problem-solving is all in a day’s work for Tim Brox, Wellington UniVentures’ Product Design Manager.
Published 20 April 2020
Living in a materials world
Recognising the commercial potential of an idea aimed at enhancing research methods in his own lab has led one Victoria...
Published 17 April 2020
New approach to battling breast cancer
The principal cause of death from breast cancer remains the spread of primary tumours to other parts of the body...
Published 14 April 2020