Momentum

The Momentum Investment Committee is focused on fast moving student and staff ventures that may not have a deep technical base. This committee includes technical and commercial expertise across all sectors, and provides easy to access advice and fast funding.

ICT

The ICT Investment Committee considers projects that stem from information technology R&D and computer sciences.

Return On Science

Return On Science connects science and technology with top-tier advice and guidance, strategic management, world leading best practice process, and efficient access to capital.

Biotech & Life Sciences

The Biotech & Life Sciences Investment Committee represents expertise in biotechnology, clinical drug development, and medical device technologies.

Agritech & Foodtech

The Agritech & Foodtech committee caters to New Zealands world-class Agritech and Science

Physical Sciences

This committee represents expertise in materials science, chemical sciences and engineering technologies.

Return On Science is a national research commercialisation programme that delivers new research to market from universities, research institutions, and private companies.

Return On Science connects science and technology with top-tier advice and guidance, strategic management, world leading best practice process, and efficient access to capital.

Five specialist world-leading investment committees give projects the domain specific experience and connections that cannot be found elsewhere in New Zealand.






Agritech & Foodtech

The Agritech & Foodtech Investment Committee represents expert advice and guidance to research and technology project teams seeking to commercialise agriculture and food and beverage technologies.

Biotech & Life Sciences

The Biotech & Life Sciences Investment Committee represents expertise in drug development, clinical therapy, and medical device technologies and the wider biotechnology space.

ICT

The ICT Investment Committee considers projects that stem from information technology R&D. This committee includes experts with experience ranging from startups, Fortune500 companies, and the former CTO of New Zealand’s largest company.

Momentum

The Momentum Investment Committee is focused on fast moving student and staff ventures that may not have a deep technical base. This committee includes technical and commercial expertise across all sectors, and provides easy to access advice and fast funding.

Physical Sciences

Focused on materials science and engineering technologies, this committee includes industry experts, venture capitalists, and commercial R&D specialists from all over the world

From research to market

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Return On Science works with 98 organisations internationally, providing connections and giving valuable advice to 386 individual projects across 552 presentations to date (2011-2017).

386 Client Projects 
552 Project Presentations 
98
Organisations

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Project Pipeline

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Return On Science sees projects from early ideation stage to fully functioning start-ups. Non-confidential summaries and contact details for all projects can be found in our Live Projects section. 

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Successes

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We are really proud to be developing early stage technologies.

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We are proud to work with New Zealand's best research Institutions

  • otago (1)
  • uoo
  • plant-food (1)
  • TPM
  • viclink

 

  • waikatolink (1)
  • lincoln (1)
  • scion (1)
  • landcare research
  • cdc

 

  • aut (1)636159612023304583
  • agresearch (1)636159611971896956
  • AUT636159612162995946
  • ESR636159665259742428
  • canterbury (1)

 

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  • vuw (1)
  • waikato
  • HERA
  • larsa