Business Models – the future of competition

Innovation efforts traditionally focus on the offering. Other areas of your business – such as your revenue model, target market, supply chain, brand, and pathway to market, have a significantly greater potential to create value. Learn about different tools to create new business models, and try these tools for yourself.

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Go Innovate! Ideas Competition @ Massey University

After several months of hard work, the Go Innovate! idea competition culminated in a dragon’s den style pitching competition, held in the Wonder Room at Massey University's Albany campus. Finalist teams pitched for a grand prize worth including seed funding from Massey Ventures, a place on the ecentre’s Sprint development programme, and services and software package from Microsoft.

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ecentre wins incubator contract from Callaghan Innovation

The ecentre at Massey University has reaffirmed its place as a leading incubator hub for tech startups, winning a Callaghan Innovation service expansion contract, announced by the Science and Innovation Minister, Paul Goldsmith. And from next month, the North Shore, Auckland-based ecentre, will work with Northland Inc, Northland’s Regional Economic Development Agency, to deliver services to startups from the Te Tai Tokerau region.

Ecentre CEO, Jackie Young, says winning the Callaghan Innovation contract is a significant indicator that its programmes deliver results.

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