Startup Accelerators in NZ... What Are My Options?

Jul 28, 2022, 6:00 – 8:00 AM

Grid AKL - 101 Pakenham Street West, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, 101 Pakenham Street West, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, Auckland, 1010

This month we have a panel of speakers who are going to help us understand what accelerator/incubator programs are available to startups and founders at an early stage in New Zealand. What do they look like? Which on might be the most applicable to your startup and where to go to find out more! So far we have representatives from The Icehouse, NZTE, Startmate and Ministry of Awesome!

In-person event
Panel Discussion

About this event

This event will focus on educating the Startup Grind community on the support available to them within the startup landscape in NZ. We are hoping to have a panel of speakers from the likes of The Icehouse, Callaghan Innovation, Te Ohaka, Startmate, Ministry of Awesome etc.

The aim of this event is to give founders and prospective entrepreneurs more information around Accelerators and Incubator's in NZ: What do they look like (time frame, cost, commitment)? Also understand which option might be the most applicable to your startup and where to go to find out more! 

Check out what happened


  • Stephanie Benseman

    The Icehouse

    Investment Principal and Head of Community

  • Jon Sandbrook


    Investment Manager

  • Santiago De Los Reyes

    Startmate / Vertus Energy

    Startmate Fellow / Co-Founder

  • Marian Johnson

    Ministry of Awesome

    Chief Awesome Officer



Event starts
Panel session begins
Post-event Networking


  • Sinead Lunt

    Startup Grind Auckland


  • Rosie De malmanche

    Our Moire UK / Our Closet NZ



  • Sinead Lunt

    The Good Source

    Chapter Co-Director

  • Rosie de Malmanche

    Our Closet

    Chapter Co-Director


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