Celebrating 10 years of science innovation

2022 KiwiNet Awards

The KiwiNet Research Commercialisation Awards are a one-of-a-kind celebration for the science and research sector, honouring the entrepreneurial spirit of those who are bridging the gap between research and business, for the greater benefit of New Zealand.

Join us as an entrant or guest at New Zealand’s premier event for research commercialisation, and be inspired by the outstanding individuals, teams and organisations actively commercialising publicly funded research.


The 2022 KiwiNet Awards Programme

This year we’re celebrating our collective success over the past decade with our 10th annual Awards, and we’ll be doing things a little differently.

What’s new this year?

  • Streamlined entry process
  • Prize packages on offer for all winners and finalists
  • New judging panel
  • New awards categories
  • Virtual pitching day
  • Awards celebration event with more time to connect
  • Awards event attendance will be ticketed with a fee
Entries close
8 April
Finalists announced
15 Aug
Finalists’ Q&A with Judges (virtual)
22 Sept
Awards celebration event
(in-person)
6 October

Taking Scientific Discoveries to Market