RESEARCH FUNDING SUMMIT
NEW FOR 2019 Summit meetings are new for 2019 and are and effort to to take advantage of the fact that many New Zealand researchers will be in Queenstown and to use this opportunity to try to come to consensus and solutions to major issues facing the research system. These will run on Saturday 31st August just before the main meetings start. We encourage scientists from all levels to attend.
National Biomedical Research Infrastructure and Research Funding Summit
A forum for researchers from across the country to meet to comment on the issues surrounding access to cutting edge equipment and research funding mechanism as a whole and will discuss possible solutions to allow them to stay globally competitive. The meeting will also discuss how recent changes in Health Research Counci (HRC) funding criteria will impact on biomedical research in New Zealand and discuss the possibility of a joint response from the research community.