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Category: Entrepreneurship

Booster partnership invests $10m in start ups

A “game-changing” new partnership between Viclink and New Zealand financial services company Booster, will see Booster invest at least $10 million in businesses spun out of the University’s world-leading research.   The...

Gaining Momentum in Wellington

One of the biggest challenges that student entrepreneurs face when trying to develop their ideas into marketable products or services is finding funding to support their projects in the very...

The business of learning

When this year’s Victoria Entrepreneur Bootcamp graduates pitched their business ideas to an enthusiastic audience at the BizDojo’s new premises last night, it was immediately obvious that the focus for...

Point Zero advance on Australia

Viclink startup Point Zero[https://pointzero.nz/] has been attracting global attention since the launch of its world-first, interactive, three-dimensional hologram technology three years ago. Now, it’s attracted the attention of Queensland Government,...

Community rooftop gardens concept wins Wellington Climathon

The idea to create community gardens on rooftops in Wellington’s central city has taken out the top prize at the Wellington Climathon[http://www.climathon.nz/wellington], and will now be the subject of further...

Food tech with a difference

Two Victoria Entrepreneur Bootcamp[http://www.vicbootcamp.co.nz] alumni are poised to push their food delivery business to the next level, after recently signing a tech investment deal with Global Line Network (GLN), a...

Young entrepreneur takes up residence

When it comes to talking about the risks and rewards of entrepreneurship for students, there’s no-one quite as credible as someone who has walked the talk.   That’s the thinking behind the recent...