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Giving kids confidence to learn language

Viclink is helping Victoria University of Wellington researchers to develop a world-leading programme aimed at giving multilingual pre-schoolers the confidence and tools to improve their language skills.     Known as the Wellington...

Two halves make a whole approach to commercialisation

A newly created half-and-half role—shared between the Research Office and Viclink—reflects a first-of-its-kind approach to commercialising Victoria University of Wellington’s research.   Dr Nicole van der Laak (pictured, centre) took on the...

The year that was

As 2019 draws to a close, it’s time once again to reflect on how we’ve continued to support the University to create tangible impact—both locally and internationally—from our academics’ and...

Introducing Wellington UniVentures

We're pleased to announce some exciting news!   You currently know us as Viclink, but from mid-February 2020, we’ll be known by our new name – Wellington UniVentures. We have invested a...

Having impact across a wide spectrum

Helping young children and families living with autism is not something that people might readily associate with Viclink, yet it’s all in a day’s work for the team, as Gary...

A young approach to age old problems

“There’s no problem so great it can’t be solved” — Barbara Coloroso   Living up to this belief, the teams from Viclink’s latest Victoria Entrepreneur Bootcamp[http://www.vicbootcamp.co.nz/] intake are working to solve a...

Viclink coordinates e-Government delegation from India

In November 2019, we were delighted to welcome a group of 25 senior level officials working in India’s e-Government sector to Wellington, to take part in a programme of learning...

A measured approach to clean energy

A global effort is underway to unlock a virtually limitless source of pollution-free energy—and Viclink is supporting the Victoria University of Wellington researchers who are playing a pivotal role.   Researchers at...

Detecting success

A joint venture established in 2016 between the University of South Australia (UniSA), Victoria University of Wellington and Viclink is taking another major step forward as it moves to help...

Vital industry learning and connections

Last week members of the Return on Science[https://returnonscience.co.nz/] Investment Committees were welcomed to Wellington. Return on Science Committees give researchers the opportunity to present their work to a group of...

Valuable Indonesian education partnership signed

Viclink's Jeff Howe, General Manager International Development, has been instrumental in formalising a valuable relationship between Victoria University of Wellington and Universitas Negeri Jakarta (UNJ) in Indonesia.   A Memorandum of Understanding...

Fund launched to create impact from early-stage innovation

Viclink—Victoria University of Wellington’s commercialisation office—has created a specialised fund aimed at translating early-stage research into products and services that can create positive impact both domestically and globally.    Known as The...