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Where’s Callaghan Innovation’s business plan……because while we wait nothing happens?


Now that Steven Joyce has fixed (or not) the Novopay teachers’ pay debacle, perhaps he’d like to turn his attention back to Callaghan Innovation. Remember that minister – the commercialisation entity (however loosely you want to define it) created as … Continue reading

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Callaghan Innovation – building the plane while they fly it


There’s a term that’s particularly loved by IT-oriented start-ups, ‘building the plane while you’re flying it’. The business case put forward for and by Callaghan Innovation doesn’t use the term. However, that’s what I interpret from the ‘Purpose of this … Continue reading

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If Callaghan Innovation is the answer – remind me again what was the question?


Well, surely I’m not the only one surprised that what was to be the establishment of an Advanced Technology Institute – or a supercharged IRL – somewhat on the model of Taiwan’s ITRI, is instead going to end up as … Continue reading

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