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Massey Ventures boss turns research into innovation

Kiwinet Innovation Awards Finalist

Massey Ventures boss turns research into innovation

Brake Power Meter

A world first invention from Massey University staff

Massey University Sport and Exercise scientists Matt Miller and Dr Phil Fink have invented the Brake Power Meter. The meter automatically measures braking power and time spent braking while you ride - a world first.

Brake Power Meter

Hyperceptions Ltd

Another Massey University Spin Out Off The Ground

Massey University Precision Agriculture scientists Professor Ian Yule and Dr Reddy Pullanagari have invented the Hyperspectral analysis that allows the determination of a number of pasture quality measures.

Hyperceptions

Skill Tracker

Professional Training Software

Massey University cloud based software solution that tracks an individuals' competencies, attainment and sign off of skills required as part of professional training.

Skill Tracker

C-Dax Pasture Robot

Newly developed autonomous pasture meter robot

The C-Dax pasture robot, developed in conjunction with students at Massey University, has been designed to help precisely measure pasture autonomously. 

C-Dax Autonomous Pasture Robot

Biolumic

Crop-Yield Enhancement System using UV Light

New Zealand agtech startup BioLumic has raised a $5 million Series A round to commercialize its ultraviolet light-based seed and seedling treatments.

Massey University start-up company Biolumic Raises $5m for Commercialisation

At Massey Ventures we help researchers turn their great ideas into a reality.
As a wholly owned subsidiary of Massey University, we connect Massey researchers with industry partners to turn innovative research into real-world commercial opportunities. Our team of commercialisation experts have a strong track record of fostering innovative research to create impact in the local community and across the world. We provide the resources to bridge the gap between academia and industry including access to PreSeed funding, intellectual property management, market validation, industry networks, and expert consultancy.
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Intellectual property management

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Spin out companies

Spin out companies

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Proof of concept funding

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