An invitation to a University of Auckland Bioscience Enterprise Friday Forum, sponsored by NZTE (17 June 2011)

Date: Friday 17th June 2011
Time: Presentation – 4.30pm. Followed by drinks and nibbles
Venue: Reception Lounge, Main entrance of Thomas Building, 3 Symonds Street.
Speaker: Hon. Dr. Wayne Mapp, Minister for Science and Innovation
Title: Mapping A Global Ambition

At this month’s Bioscience Enterprise Forum MTANZ and the Hon. Dr. Wayne Mapp, Minister for Science and Innovation, will launch the medical technology sector’s blueprint – A Global Ambition. This exciting document is the result of a comprehensive survey of all areas of the medical technology industry. The sector blueprint:

  • Investigates the role of the medical technology manufacturers in New Zealand's economy
  • Highlights global trends in the medical device market
  • Discusses key figures regarding the New Zealand-based manufacturers
  • Investigates key initiatives for growth of this sector in the past two years

Offers recommendations for growth of this sector Highlights include:-


Please join us for an evening of stimulating discussion and networking. All welcome. Please RSVP to Margot Bethell at