Archive

Former Bioscience Enterprise forums

2016

  • 6 Dec 2016 - Launch of the UniServices Inventors Fund (.pptx)
  • 12 August 2016 - Brendan O'Connell speaking on the topic: Beyond the line of Sight. Farming and the Future of Food. (.pptx - no videos!) (Part 1.mp3)(Part 2.mp3)
  • 16 June 2016 - Margaret Malloch speaking on the topic: From milk testing services to Smart Data for farmers. (.pptx) (Part 1.mp3) (Part 2.mp3)
  • 13 May 2016 - Bill Denny speaking on the topic: Hypoxia-activated prodrugs for cancer: conception to clinic. (.pptx) (Part 1.mp3) (Part 2.mp3)
  • 18 March 2016 - BioPacific Partners, speaking on the topic: Working with Global Biotech Companies that Outsource Innovation. (.ppt) (.mp3)
  • 26 February 2016 - Steve Henry, Founder and CEO of Kode Biotech and Professor at AUT - Kode Biotech - focused on innovation (.pptx) (part1.mp3) (part2.mp3)

2015

  • 13 November 2015 - Colin Harvey, Founder of Ancare - Investing in animal health developments: The good, the bad and the ugly (.pptx) (Part 1.mp3) (Part 2.mp3)
  • 16 October 2015 - Wayne McNee - LIC: Building a world scale agritech company by 2025 (.pptx) (Part 1.mp3) (Part 2.mp3)
  • 18 September 2015 - Ben O'Brien, Stretch Sense: Building the pathway from University research to an new spin-out (Part 1.mp3)(Part 2.mp3)(Part 3.mp3)(Part 4.mp3)(Part 5.mp3)(Part 6.mp3)
  • 28 August 2015 - Associate Professor Cather Simpson, Director of Auckland's Photon Factory - From Photon Factory to Dairy Biotechnology: pathway to Engender Technology (Part 1.mp3) (Part 2.mp3) (Part 3.mp3) (Part 4.mp3) (Part 5.mp3)
  • 24 July2015 - Tony Dowd, CEO of Nelson-based Supreme Biotechnologies - The Supreme Biotech Story (.mp3 - part 1)(.mp3 - part 2)
  • 25 June 2015 - Simon Wilkinson, Managing Director and CEO of Innate Immunotherapeutics -"If Survival = Success, then Innate Immunotherapeutics is doing OK!"
  • 1 May 2015 - Professor Peter Shepherd - An Overview of Drug Discovery and Development in New Zealand (.mp3 - part 1)(.mp3 - part2)
  • 27 February 2015 - Dr Francis Hunter - Old target + Youthful talent = Spark-ling success (.pptx)

2014

2013

  • 13 Dec 2013 - Professor Joerg Kistler, Director of the Institute for Innovation in Biotechnology, University of Auckland - 'Success in the City' (.ppt)(.mp3)
  • 18 October 2013 - Dr Mary Quin, CEO of Callagahan Innovation and Toby Littin, Acting Regional Manager, Auckland, for Callaghan Innovation - 'Innovation Through Callaghan' (.pptx)(Mary Quin Part1.mp3)(Mary Quin Part2.mp3)(Toby Littin Part3.mp3)
  • 13 September 2013 - Iain Hosie, co-founder and Chief Technical Officer of Revolution Fibre - Revolution Unlimited (.pptx)(Part1.mp3)(Part2.mp3)
  • 16 August 2013 - The Honourable Ruth Richardson, former Minister of Finance - The Mother of Innovation (.pptx)(part1.mp3)(part2.mp3)
  • 12 July 2013 - Dr Andrew Clarke, A2 Corporation’s Chief Scientific Officer - Is A2 for you? (.pptx)
    14 June 2013 - Dr Hywel Griffiths, CSO of Photonz - ‘Thank You’ From All the Fish. (.pdf) (.mp3)
  • 17 May 2013 - Mark Ward, General Manager of the Riddet Insititute - It's Not a Frog .......... (.pptx) (.mp3_part1) (.mp3_part2)
  • 19 April 2013 - Brett O’Riley, Chief Executive of ATEED (Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development agency) - ATEED Grows Weed (.pptx)
  • 1 March 2013 - Dr Gill Webster, CSO of Innate Immunotherapeutics and Mr Peter Bradley, Business Development Manager - Insights from Innate (.pdf) (.pptx) (Certificate presentations.mp3) (Intro and 1st speaker.mp3) (2nd Speaker.mp3)

2012

  • 19 October 2012 - Wayne Leech, Head of Centre for Innovation & Development, Bayer NZ and former CEO of Bomac - Beyond the ‘Three B’s’ (x2?) (.ppt)
  • 14 September 2012 - David Anstice, Business Development Manager for the Food Bowl and Sector Specialist, Food and Beverage, ATEED - Bowling You Over (.pptx) (Part1.mp3) (Part2.mp3)
  • 17 August 2012 - Hans Frauenlob - GM, Products and Services, Haylen Smith, Project Leader, Agribusiness and Dieter Adan, Project Leader, Wine - "NZTE - At Your Service" (.pptx) (Part1.mp3) (Part2.mp3)
  • 12 July 2012 - Dr Suzanne Bertrand, CEO of NZBIO - How to navigate the Global Village: A insider’s guide. (.pptx) (.mp3)
  • 18 May 2012 - Dr Brian Ward, CEO of Mesynthes Bioscience - Building a Global Life Science Company in NZ. (.pptx) (.mp3)
  • 27 April 2012 - Brent Ogilvie, Pacific Channel’s founder and CEO - Channelling Success (.pptx) (.mp3)
  • 23 March 2012 - David Blake, co-founder and co-editor of Bioshares - To List, or Not To List, That is the Question. (.ppt) (Part1.mp3) (Part2.mp3)
  • 24 February 2012 - Associate Professor Simon Wakeman, European School of Management and Technology (ESMT) - Commercialisation Strategies for Innovating Firms. (.ppt) (.mp3)

2011

  • 9 December 2011 - Phil O’Reilly’s, Chief Executive of BusinessNZ - Celebrating ‘Belgium’ (?!?....)(.ppt) (.mp3)
  • 14 October 2011 - Fintan Walton, CEO and founder of Pharma - Pharma Ventured....Pharma Gains.(.pptx)
  • 16 September 2011 - David Fisher, Brandon Capital Partners Pty Ltd - MRCF, four years on.... lessons learned. (.pptx) (.mp3)
  • 19 August 2011 - Sir Graeme Douglas - The Generic Guru. (.pptx) (.mp3)
  • 15 July 2011 - Professor Lyall R. Hanton & Hamish Findlay (Otago University) - Winning By a Nose. (.pptx) (.mp3) (.mpg)
  • 17 June 2011 - Angela Pantano / Hon Dr Wayne Mapp - Medical Technology Industry Sector Blueprint. (.pptx) (.mp3)
  • 13 May 2010 - Peter Landon-Lane, Plant and Food Research - CRIs - Where to now? (.ppt)(.mp3)
  • 15 April 2011 - Jo Baxter, Kerridge and Partners - Who's Got Talent? (.pptx)(.mp3)
  • 11 March 2011 - Professor Bob Elliott, Living Cell Technologies - New Directions. (.pptx)

2010

  • 26 November 2010 - Dr Jeremy Burton, BLIS Therapeutics; Tracey Sunderland, CoDa Therapeutics; Simon Wilkinson, Innate Technologies - Biotech Heroes. (.ppt)
  • 15 October 2010 - Teresa Ciprian, Danone, Paris - From Paris with Danone.
  • 24 September 2010 - Dr Sean Simpson, LanzaTech - Engaging the Dragon. (.pptx)
  • 13 August 2010 - Professor Peter Andrews, Queensland's Chief Scientist - Super City - Super Opportunity?
  • 23 July 2010 - Dr Murray Gibb, Water New Zealand - Water - the New Carbon. (.ppt)
  • 2 July 2010 - Dr Doug Wilson, Consultant - From Small Molecules to Biologics: the Biotech Revolution. (.ppt) (.ppt)
  • 4 June 2010 - Chaired by: Brendon Potter, BioScience Enterprise Students - The Great Debate.
  • 14 May 2010 - Dr Ralf Schlothauer, Comvita - Back to the Future; Honeyed Health from Comvita.
  • 23 April 2010 - Dr William Rolleston, South Pacific Sera - Clean, Green - and GE free?
  • 12 March 2010 - David Bodger, Gull N.Z. - Biofuel - do the Public Buy it? (.ppt)

2009

  • 16 October 2009 - Jim Mervis, CoDa Therapeutics - Breaking Barriers. (.pdf)
  • 2 October 2009 - Dr Alan Barclay, CSO of the Glycemic Index Foundation - Low GI - Pass Fad? Or Leading Trend for Functional Foods.
  • 18 September 2009 - Sir Professor Peter Gluckman, Chief Scientific Advisor to the Prime Minister - NZ Biotech by Knight.
  • 21 August 2009 - Sir Henry van der Heyden, Chairman, Fonterra - Fronting Fonterra. -  Food megatrends and the changing world of Dairy.
  • 7 August 2009 - Dr Paul Tan, CEO, Living Cell Technologies - A Living Story (.ppt)
  • 24 July 2009 - Aki von Roy, Previously Bristol Myer Squib - A Tale of Elephants, Hippopotami and Kiwis. (.ppt)
  • 29 May 2009 - Dr Hartley Atkinson, AFT Pharmaceuticals - Becoming World Famous in NZ - Starting an NZ Pharma Company. (.ppt)
  • 15 May 2009 - Paul Dyson, Entrepreneur and Consultant - Medical Devices: not "biotech"; not "pharma" and not to be underestimated.
  • 24 April 2009 - Dr Alan Rogerson, Fonterra - Looking to the Future - how to think about a 20 year horizon when it is likely to involve Technology that doesn't exist. (.ppt)

2008

  • 17 October 2008 - Dr Peter Fennessy, AbacusBio Ltd - Start-ups: intuition and insouciance or the 10 things I wish I had known 20 years ago.
  • 29 August 2008 - Dr Nicholas Bain, NIWA - Observations in my Career to Date….
  • 15 August 2008 - Dr Mark J Ahn, Prof and Chair, Science & Technology Entrepreneurship with a joint appointment from the faculties of Commerce & Admin. & Science, Victoria University - Making Biotechnology Work for New Zealand.
  • 1 August 2008 - Anthony Scott, Chief Executive of Science New Zealand - Science, or science value? What do we want to communicate.
  • 11 July 2008 - Dr Jilly Evans, Vice Presicent, Amira Pharmaceuticals, San Diego - Biopharmaceutical Companies: Keys to Success.
  • 30 May 2008 - Dr Ian Maxwell, Maxco Consulting Group - From Intrapreneur to Entrepreneur.
  • 16 May 2008 - NZTE - New Zealand can engender a resident, Genentech-like success in the Life Sciences within ten years.
  • 2 May 2008 - Andrew Lawler, CEO of A2 Corporation - How will A2 milk capitalise on the marriage of intellectual property and fast moving consumer goods on the world stage?

2007

  • 12 October 2007 - Professor Stuart McCutcheon, Vice Chancellor, UoA - Strategic development in a Large Organisation.
  • 28 September 2007 - Dr Beth Thomas Stark, HortResearch - Technology Transfer - from both the 'Buyer' and 'Seller' Perspectives.
  • 14 September 2007 - Dr Yvon Dufour, Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management, Management and International Business, University of Auckland - New Product Development: Learning from Dom Perignon and the Launch of Champagne.
  • 17 August 2007 - Dr Sarah Kennedy, Healtheries, NZ - Complementary Healthcare…..'Science or Witchcraft?'.
  • 3 August 2007 - Dr Andrew Turnbull, Allergy Therapeutics, UK - Ants, saliva and elephants, my story so far…
  • 20 July 2007 - Peter Baltus, ICPBio - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Turning poor performance into sustainable and profitable growth.
  • 18 May 2007 - Dr Stephen Parker, Patent Attorney from Lowndes Associates - From Test Tube to Test Market realising the value of intellectual property.
  • 4 May 2007 - Dr John McKinnon, Canesis Network Ltd. (formerly the Wool Research Organisation of New Zealand) - Yeah Right: The Tui Guide to Technology Creating and Commercialisation.
  • 30 March 2007 - Professor Colin Green, CoDa Therapeuticals Ltd - The end of the beginning: CoDa Therapeutics path to Series A financing.

2006

  • 13 October 2006 - John Villiger, Co-founder of the Medicines Company - The Medicines Company - a case history in building a billion dollar specialty pharmaceutical company.
  • 6 October 2006 - Julien Mellentin, Director of the Centre for Food & Health Sciences - Searching and finding appropriate collaborative partners to get the product to market.
  • 15 September 2006 - Christopher Twiss, New Zealand Venture Capital Association - Insights into NZ's dynamic angel investment and venture capital markets.
  • 18 August 2006 - Bruce McClintock and Matt Sumpter, Chapman Tripp - Commercialisation - turning IP into $.
  • 28 July 2006 - Dr Elizabeth Hopkins, CEO Encoate Limited - Technology does not run an enterprise, relationships do - Patricia Fripp.
  • 31 May 2006 - Barbara Critchlow, Eli Lilly Pharmaceuticals - Practical discussion of the tools and techniques involved in launching a blockbuster pharmaceutical product.
  • 17 May 2006 - Dr Damian Pethica, J T Campbell & Co Pty. Ltd., Melbourne, Australia - Biotechnology: Value and Raising Capital.
    Rob Turnbull, Neuron Pharmaceuticals Ltd - Accounting and Finance for a Biotech.
  • 3 May 2006 - Roger Palmer, Cranfield School of Management - Commercial success involves more than class leading invention and great technology, and indeed may involve neither.