Org Chart and Job descirption
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From: john luke
Dear Callaghan Innovation,
I would like to request an org chart of Callaghan Innovation and if possible with name associated with each position. Also, I would like to know if you have any department or particular position within Callaghan Innovation primary focus on China. If you do have one, I would like to request their job description and their salary band.
Further, have you host or co-host any events with regards to China, e.g. agents delegation from China, business delegation etc and if you do, what are the cost you spend on these events.
From: Ministerial Services
I am writing to acknowledge receipt of your official information request
dated 4 December for a Callaghan Innovation organisation chart and
information regarding Chinese relations.
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From: Ministerial Services
I refer to your request for Official Information, dated 4 December, for
our organisation chart and information on dealings with China.
As requested please find attached Callaghan Innovation’s organisational
chart. Our CE and Executive Leaders (Tier 2 managers) are named, but we
cannot release the names of others for privacy reasons (withheld under
Section 9(2)(a) of the Official Information Act 1982).
Callaghan Innovation does not have a department or particular position
with a primary focus on China. Over the years, we have had a number of
engagements with China, which we believe are in scope of your request.
These are listed below:
Visit To Callaghan Innovation by Chinese Counsel-General Madame Xu (27
-Chinese Counsel-General for Auckland region, Madame Xu visited Callaghan
Innovation and met with the General Manager of Research and Technical
Services to discuss our technological capabilities and how we are involved
within the NZ technological ecosystem.
Manufacturing Trek to China 2016 (13-17 June 2016)
-5 day trek in Southern China to learn about the manufacturing options
available and to build connections with potential partners.
Tripartite Economic Summit Auckland 2016 (16-17 May 2016)
-Callaghan Innovation designated as Principal partner of the Tripartite
Visit to Callaghan Innovation by Yangzhou Delegation (11 August 2015)
Visit to Callaghan Innovation by Shandong Delegation (5 May 2015)
China workshop on Innovation and Commercialisation collaboration (April
-A workshop was hosted by Callaghan Innovation on 20 April 2015 as part of
the New Zealand-China Joint Commission Meeting on Science and Technology
-Callaghan Innovation hosted two representatives from the TORCH High
Technology Industry Development Centre in Beijing.
Visit to Callaghan Innovation by Chinese Life and Health Industrial
Delegation (12 December 2014)
Hong Kong and China Networks (3-12 December 2014)
-Joint MBIE/Callaghan Innovation scoping visit to China supported by NZ’s
Science and Innovation Counsellor based in the Beijing Embassy
Miere delegation to Hong Kong, Taipei, Tokyo and Shanghai (1-13 November
-Callaghan Innovation provided support to the Miere Coalition’s visit to
I trust this provides you what you need and answers your query in full –
please get in touch if there is anything else we can assist with.
General Manager – People and Capability