The following research organisations are working in partnership with the CMDT and MedTech CoRE.
Callaghan Innovation is New Zealand’s innovation agency. It activates innovation and helps businesses grow faster for a better New Zealand.
The government agency partners with ambitious businesses of all sizes, delivering a range of innovation and research and development (R&D) services to suit each stage of their growth. Its staff – including more than 200 of New Zealand’s leading scientists and engineers – empower innovators by connecting people, opportunities and networks, and providing tailored technical solutions, skills and capability development programmes, and grants co-funding.
Auckland University of Technology
The Institute of Biomedical Technologies (IBTec) is a multidisciplinary and interfaculty university research institute at the Auckland University of Technology. IBTec’s primary activities include fundamental applied research and applied research with a focus on biomedical applications.
University of Auckland
The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s leading university and is the only New Zealand university ranked among the world’s top 200 universities by the Times Higher Education World Rankings of Universities.
University of Canterbury
The University of Canterbury is ranked in the top three New Zealand universities and is ranked number one in Engineering and Technology, Foreign Languages and Linguistics, and Other Health Studies (including Rehabilitative Therapies).
The University of Otago
The University of Otago is home to many established pre-eminent research programmes while other areas are emerging as internationally recognised centres of research excellence. There is considerable independent and co-operative research undertaken by academic departments at the University of Otago.
Victoria University of Wellington
At Victoria we have many experts who can help you develop new ideas and products for your business. Our researchers work successfully with government agencies, district health boards, Crown Research Institutes and small and large businesses to provide advice, support and solutions.
Environmental Science and Research (ESR)
ESR is a government owned Crown Research Institute. We provide operational science and research services which underpin New Zealand’s health, justice and biosecurity systems.
WorkSpace Otago Polytechnic
Otago Polytechnic’s Research & Enterprise division houses workSpace, an industry facing interdisciplinary research and business transformation facility. Drawing together multiple academic faculties workSpace executes applied research by harnessing the experience of its in-house experts.
Massey was founded and maintains a strong pedigree as a research-led university. They continue to offer vibrant areas of capability where research excellence is fostered and advanced to address the complex issues faced by New Zealand. Massey remains deeply allied to New Zealand’s land-based industries – and to the innovative care and management of our natural resources. Their research pedigree in agri-food, veterinary medicine and sciences and engineering is internationally recognised.