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Third generation technology incubators cooking up better start ups


Technology incubators have come a long way since 2000 when the then science minister Pete Hodgson said New Zealand needed something that replicated the highly successful Israel model. We didn’t have loads of emigrating Russian scientists, a highly developed military … Continue reading

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MED can’t kill kiwi technology incubators


It’s often hard to tell whether a government-sponsored initiative is worthwhile from a pure returns, or even more nebulous, ‘doing good’ point of view. Accountants and economists can work magic with numbers, making you none the wiser, while any half-decent … Continue reading

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