The commercial deal award celebrates excellence in research commercialisation delivering outstanding innovation performance and the potential for generating significant economic impact for New Zealand.
This award recognises the deeply embedded working relationship between a research organisation and business that delivers significant commercial value for New Zealand.
This award recognises an entrepreneurial researcher who has made outstanding contributions to business innovation or has created innovative businesses in New Zealand through technology licencing, start-up creation or by providing expertise to support business innovation.
This award recognises the outstanding new collaborations formed between multiple research organisations working together to build national scale around a technology platform or address a business need.
This award celebrates the supreme entry which demonstrates overall excellence in all core areas of research commercialisation.
Recognises the presenter/s voted by their peers for research commercialisation excellence that is well presented and inspires others - the spirit of the KiwiNet Awards!