12 February 2024
Welcome to 2024! I hope everyone had a good break and you are all ready for another busy year. The BioTechNZ team is gearing up for our 2024 Life Sciences Summit – True science, real change. Animal health, biosecurity, genomics, sustainability and more. We can’t wait to showcase everything biotech. If you haven’t already checked … Continue reading "BioTech News: Explore everything biotech "
2023 has been an interesting year for everyone, however, just like the biotech sector has done since the beginning of time, we just keep going and keep delivering.
18 December 2023
17 November 2023
In this issue Insights from our Executive Director I had a great couple of days at AusBiotech, where there were excellent sessions, over 80 booths, and lots of great conversations. When I walked into the pavilion, the prominent exhibitor stands were Life Sciences Queensland (equivalent to BioTechNZ for the state), Host Partner – Queensland Government and AusBiotech. … Continue reading "November, already?"
22 September 2023
IN THIS ISSUE Insights from our Executive Director Shaping the future of our sector BioTechNZ Events Insights from our Executive Director As New Zealanders, we find ourselves once again immersed in the whirlwind of political campaigning as our parties unveil their promises and visions for the future. It’s a pivotal moment where the choices we … Continue reading "Promises, priorities and politics"
02 August 2023
Forging a better tomorrow for biotech. Insights from our Executive Director Challenging times have brought us face-to-face with the need to scrutinise our daily spending. Rising mortgage payments, soaring food prices, increasing power, insurance and petrol costs are just a few of our concerns. During our recent event in Dunedin, supported by ASX and the … Continue reading "BioTechNZ News: Challenging times"
Thank you to everyone who participated in the inaugural Life Sciences Summit 2023! After so many years of remote working, it was an absolute delight to reconnect and hear what has been happening across Aotearoa and where we need to be striving for the future. We have plenty of work planned for the year ahead, and I will keep you updated on forthcoming activities and events.
20 April 2023
We’re on the final countdown to Christmas, just 18 days until 25 December, so what is left on your to-do-list?
07 December 2022
BioTechNZ has now passed 100 members! Please check our members page regularly to stay updated with our biotech community.
13 October 2022
This month was another great month for our biotech companies. BioTechNZ ran a very successful workshop in Wellington last week - Accelerating Crop Bioprotectant Development from New Zealand - with 50+ people in attendance. As well, the BioTechNZ Executive Council has been out and about talking to Government ministers about the role of biotech in New Zealand (traditional to modern biotech).
05 August 2022