FINALISTS 2013

    We would like to congratulate the finalists for the New Zealand Innovators Awards 2013:

     

    Innovation in Design and Engineering

    Sponsored by James & Wells Intellectual Property Limited

    • Air New Zealand - Air New Zealand SkyCouch

    • Auckland Harbour Bridge Pathway Trust - SkyPath

    • Bodystance Ltd - Backpod™

    • Dezign Imagineering Ltd - YouBike

    • Droidworx Ltd NZ - EV-Recon Aerial Robot

    • StretchSense Limited - StretchSense

     

    Innovation in Environment and Agriculture

    Sponsored by Bayer New Zealand

    • Auckland Harbour Bridge Pathway Trust - SkyPath

    • FPA NZ - FPA Direct

    • Gallagher - i Series Fence Energizer system

    • Hydroxsys Limited - Hydroxsys, reducing the footprint of Heavy Industry

    • Plant and Food Research - Controlling insects with sex - Pheromones for Sustainable Pest Control

    • University of Otago - X-imm24

     

    Innovation in Health and Science

    Sponsored by Ko Awatea CMDHB

    • Bodystance Ltd - Backpod™

    • Footfalls and Heartbeats Ltd (FHL) - Footfalls and Heartbeats

    • Pacific Edge - Cxbladder; A novel bladder cancer detection test

    • Texus Fibre Ltd Helix Non - Woven Natural Composite Materials

    • University of Otago - X-imm24

     

    Innovation in Hospitality, Food and Beverage

    Sponsored by Yealands Estate Wines

    • Florentines Patisserie - Global Patisserie

    • Fonterra Brands New Zealand Ltd - LIGHT PROOF™ bottle

    • Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd - Ingredient for high protein applications

    • Fonterra Research and Development Centre - Alternate Make Cheese (Mozzarella)

    • Mobi2Go - Mobi2Go

    • Tegel Food Limited - HPP SMOKED CHICKEN

     

    Innovation in Information Communications Technology

    Sponsored by ng Connect

    • GreenBUtton - GreenButton Cloud Fabric

    • Integrity Analysis Ltd - SwingProfile

    • Konnect Net Ltd - SureMed

    • Orcon - Orcon Genius Go

    • Serato INC LP - Serato Remote

    • SwipedOn Ltd - SwipedOn

    • Wiki New Zealand - Wiki New Zealand

     

    Innovation in Marketing and Communications

    Sponsored by &Some the Engagement Agency

    • Bank of New Zealand - YouMoney

    • Firebrand - GetHomeSafe

    • Flossie.com Ltd - Flossie.com

    • Kainic Medical Communications - Kainic Medical Communications International Travel Scholarship

    • Rest In Pets - Cardboard Pet Casket Range

    • The Marketing Engine - Pass The Idea

     

    Innovation in Media, Music and Entertainment

    Sponsored by Idealog

    • Bank of New Zealand - YouMoney

    • Cactuslab - Letterboxd

    • Drumleaf - STAR86

    • Mogul Limited - Strea.ma

    • Trigger Happy - Toon Hero

     

    Innovation in Sustainability and Clean-tech

    Sponsored by Ideas Accelerator Limited

    • Goran Stojadinovic - Transformer Support Brackets

    • ASB Bank - Rural Environmental Compliance Loan

    • Biopolymer Network - ZealaFoam

    • Texus Fibre Limited - Helix Non-Woven Natural Composite Materials

    • Vector - Vector Home Solar Programme

     

    Most Inspiring Individual

    Sponsored by New Zealand Innovation Council

    • Ayla Hutchinson - Kindling Cracker

    • Steve Haythorne - Mobotech Ltd, Mobot

    • Patrick Roskam - Roskam Adroit Limited, Gudgeon Pro 5 in 1

    • William McKegg - Virtue Entertainment Limited, Theatrebox

    • Lillian Grace - Wiki New Zealand

     

    Export Innovator of the Year

    Sponsored by New Zealand Trade and Enterprise

    • Fonterra Research and Development Centre - Alternate Make Cheese (Mozzarella)

    • Gallagher - i Series Fence Energizer system

    • GreenBUtton - GreenButton Cloud Fabric

    • SwipedOn Ltd - SwipedOn

     

    Innovation Excellence in Research

    Sponsored by Auckland Museum

    • Biopolymer Network - ZealaFoam

    • Droidworx Ltd NZ - EV-Recon Aerial Robot

    • KM Medical Ltd - The Next Step™ in Resuscitation and Transport Ventilation

    • University of Otago - X-imm24

     

    Emerging New Zealand Innovator

    Sponsored by Unitec Institute of Technology

    • Auckland Harbour Bridge Pathway Trust - SkyPath

    • Flossie.com Ltd - Flossie.com

    • Footfalls and Heartbeats Ltd (FHL) - Footfalls and Heartbeats

    • StretchSense Limited - StretchSense

    • SwipedOn Ltd – SwipedOn