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Bill sets up a better science system

Bill is “the next step in the Government’s reforms to the science system. It shows the Government’s commitment to unlocking the huge potential science has to lift our economy and our whole society,” says Minister.


IRL granted Technology Transfer Voucher accreditation

IRL has been selected as one of six Accredited Research Organisations for the first phase of the Government funded Technology Transfer Voucher funding scheme.


Government takes science to heart

A "huge change" to put science at the heart of government is given the green light. Big changes will be in place by July 2011.


Let’s get cracking, say CRIs

Adopting the Taskforce recommendations will unleash huge potential of CRIs


CRIs in 'significant shift'

The Government has announced "a huge change" to the funding of its research institutes.


GNS Science supports CRI Taskforce Report

The Chief Executive of GNS Science, Alex Malahoff, has welcomed the Government’s Crown Research Institute Taskforce Report saying its recommendations will serve GNS Science very well.


Scion welcomes Taskforce findings

Scion's chairman, Dr Russ Ballard, and Dr Tom Richardson, the Crown Research Institute's chief executive , comment on the report of the CRI Taskforce, released today.


RSNZ elects Shaun Coffey as a Companion

The Council of the Royal Society of New Zealand has elected Shaun Coffey, the chief executive of Industrial Research Limited, as a Companion.


The value of primary sector science

More than two thirds of New Zealand's foreign earnings


Industrial Research looks forward

New CEO, Shaun Coffey, comments on the importance of working with industry...


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