Welcome - Haere Mai

Our business is adding value to your business.

NZIBR draws on the expertise of leading scholars from the University's Waikato Management School to deliver research projects of high value to the business community and wider society, that will help drive long-term sustainability and shareholder value. Public policy projects are also an important part of our work programme.

We offer a wealth of knowledge in areas ranging from economic impact analysis, strategy and leadership, to marketing, innovation and entrepreneurship. We publish high quality research in both professional outlets and in academic journals and we continue to be the source for independent analysis and insight into issues impacting New Zealand and global business.

NZIBR comprises of three research units:

Upcoming Events and Activities

Academic Presentation Series - Dr Nadia Trent
Bringing supply chain strategy to life with a homegrown case study

Date: Thursday, 23 September 2021
Time: 1pm - 2pm
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International Guest Presenter - Professor Paul Griffiths from EM Normandie Business School
Can Blockchain be an enabler for implementing the UNEP-FI-sponsored Principles of Responsible Banking?

Date: Wednesday, 29 September 2021
Time: 9am - 10am
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The New Zealand Institute for Business Research (NZIBR) - What is it and why should I care?

Date: 30 September 2021
Time: 12 noon
Location: MSB 4.02

You are invited to attend an informal, one-hour panel discussion on what NZIBR is and how we can help you.

Matt will talk about his vision for NZIBR and you will have the opportunity to hear first-hand how our academic researchers, Professor John Gibson, Associate Professor Maree Roche and Dr Chris Ackermann, have benefitted from our support.

To save this event to your calendar and for the Zoom link, click here.

Academic Presentation Series -  Cécile L'Hermitte
QuakeCoRE Research Outcome

Date: 18 November 2021
Time: 12 noon - 1pm
Location: MSB 4.02