Brett Oliver speaking on Technology Incubators

Please RSVP by emailing m.burgess@auckland.ac.nz

We are delighted to invite you on behalf of the IIB and NZBio, to the latest in our series of networking events to be held on Friday 20th October 4.30 for 5.00 pm start at our new venue: the University FALE PASIFIKA. This event is made possible with sponsorship from ATEED.

This month we welcome guest speaker Brett Oliver, CEO of Astrolab speaking on the role of Technology Incubators.

Astrolab was one of the foundation incubators commissioned in 2014 with the support under Callaghan Innovation’s technology incubator funding framework to increase the amount of quality, export-focused ventures arising from highly leverageable technologies born in NZ. It currently has some 14 entities under various stages of incubation.

In his talk Brett Oliver will give an overview of the Government's initiative and the approach being taken to realise the goal of commercialising high class technologies with gloabal prospects.?

Date: 20th October

Time: 4.30-6.30

Venue: Fale Pasifika, University of Auckland