RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT AND INNOVATION
If your business is thinking about developing new products, processes, or services, or you already have an ongoing R&D programme and need support to take it to the next level, you’re in the right place. As the local Regional Business Partners for Callaghan Innovation, the Chamber’s Rob Lawrence and Dianna Rhodes can help you accelerate your research and development projects to maximise your commercial return.
Through Callaghan Innovation, we can help you find innovation support in areas including: product design and development; investigating and protecting your intellectual property; accessing technical expertise; and accessing innovation skills-building programmes. We can also help you accelerate your R&D projects by accessing a range of R&D project grants, student grants, and growth grants.
Whether you are a backyard inventor or an established business, if you are a New Zealand registered company, get in touch to discuss how we can help you take your innovative concept to a commercial reality.