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High-Value Nutriton Ko Ngā Kai Whai Painga supports a range of events, conferences and workshops to grow the high-value foods eco-system. Stay in touch with what’s happening.

HVN Challenge Updates

Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori – our research – kawakawa

This week we are profiling some of our HVN-funded Māori-owned businesses as part of Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori | Māori Language Week. Today's profile is about our research with kawakawa (Piper excelsum). Earlier this year HVN awarded $1,297,299 in funding for research...

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It’s Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori | Māori Language Week

This week is Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori | Māori Language Week. HVN is proud to support many Māori-owned businesses. This week we will profile the mahi of some of our partners, starting with Kaitahi As One. HVN recently awarded $54,000 in funding for research to Kaitahi As...

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He Rourou Whai Painga Study seeks EoIs

The vitality and sustainability of the Aotearoa New Zealand food and beverage (F&B) sector is of critical importance to the New Zealand economy, and to the health of the New Zealand population. HVN has appointed a science leadership team to deliver a new,...

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HVN Events

Foodomics 2021 to be rescheduled to early 2022

RESCHEDULED TO EARLY 2022 Due to the ongoing lockdown across New Zealand, HVN’s Foodomics 2021 conference will be rescheduled to the first quarter of 2022. We are unable to provide confirmed dates and further details at this time, but will do so as soon as...

One week left to catch the early-bird rate

There is just one week left to register for HVN’s Foodomics 2021 and catch the early-bird registration rate Register before Thursday 1 July, 2021. We have a high calibre of keynote speakers and presenters. There is also a poster competition, which is open to...

Register for HVN’s Foodomics Conference 2021

Following on from the success of HVN's Foodomics 2019 conference, we are pleased to announce details of our Foodomics 2021 Conference. When: 28-29 September 2021 Where: Cordis, Auckland We've put together a fabulous lineup of experts, researchers and businesses...

Pūhoro STEM Academy event showcases student interns

HVN is delighted to support interns through the Pūhoro STEM Academy, with 16 students placed this past summer across Aotearoa New Zealand. The Pūhoro STEM Academy recently held a Pō Whakanui – a night of celebration to showcase the amazing work of its rangatahi and...

Foodomics Conference 28-29 September 2021

HVN is pleased to announce that we will once again be hosting our Foodomics Conference on 28-29 September at the Cordis Hotel, Auckland. Programme and registration details will be shared soon. SAVE THE DATES in your diaries. The Foodomics 2019 conference was very...