May 2019: Tuia Innovation principal Nick Gerritsen says his presence at a recent GovTech Pioneers event in Austria will offset the disadvantages of our distance from European activity in this sector. Keep Reading
Tuia Innovation is an agent for development and diversification in the economic sphere, investing in tech-based start-ups, founding new ventures and working as a catalyst for innovation. We are an active participant within the innovation eco-system, focused on the Māori economy and Aotearoa’s natural resources.
April 2019: Journalism crowdfunding platform PressPatron is in select international company as the sole New Zealand recipient of a 2019 Google News Initiative grant, which aims to fund projects injecting innovative ideas into the media industry. Keep Reading
March 2019: Congratulations to CEO Michael Lovegrove, whose fintech startup JRNY was selected as an Asia-Pacific finalist and invited to pitch to a judging panel consisting of prominent venture capital firms in Singapore this month. Keep Reading
February 2019: The principals at Tuia Innovation have enjoyed their professional and social interactions with Dr Ella Henry over the years, and count her as a collaborator and friend. We asked her for some reflections on the state of affairs in Aotearoa and her hopes for 2019. Keep Reading
January 2019: RiverSense, a remote, automated and continuous fresh water quality monitoring system developed by Tuia Innovation’s project partner KotahiNet, has been shortlisted for an international Internet-of-Things Game-changers award. ... Keep Reading
January 2019: Our Energy, a Wellington-based energy technology venture, aims to enable consumers to use small scale generation and storage to participate in power trading within communities. Keep Reading