Software Innovation NZ is the New Zealand software research network. It brings together software researchers from universities, Crown Research Institutes (CRIs), government agencies, other tertiaries and industry-based researchers in a coordinated network of research excellence with demonstrable industry impact.  Software Innovation NZ will develop proven capacity to attract, grow and retain global research leaders who make a substantial and sustained contribution both to software-related research and to the NZ economy. Software Innovation NZ interacts with a wide range of companies, state agencies, educational bodies and international collaborators to deliver on its twin goals of science excellence and socio-economic impact.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to establish New Zealand as a country offering high quality software development through advanced research and smart collaboration.

Our Vision is to foster a software ecosystem in New Zealand that creates wealth and jobs, and contributes to social, cultural and environmental well-being.

Strategic Objectives

Capability: to attract, grow and retain world-class software researchers.

Challenge: to challenge partners to co-create innovative software-based products and services.