NEWS AND EVENTS

A visit from Hon Dr. Megan Woods, Minister of Research, Science and Innovation.  

02/06/2021

Inhibit Coatings was delighted to host Hon Dr. Megan Woods, the NZ Minister of Research, Science and Innovation, for a tour around our laboratory. The team displayed the full variety of coatings for the minister, including our potent antiviral coating, capable of destroying 99.9% of Human Coronavirus in two hours.

https://www.wellingtonuniventures.nz/news/a-ministerial-visit/

One News’ Imogen Wells interviews Inhibit Coatings CEO Eldon Tate.

01/05/2021

Inhibit Coatings made NZ television tonight discussing its ground-breaking antiviral coatings with One News’ Imogen Wells.

https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/kiwi-scientists-develop-surface-coating-which-kills-covid-19

Inhibit Coatings continues to expand, introducing our new Operations Manager Stephen Fitzer.   

01/04/2021

Inhibit Coatings added one more team member to our roster this week, welcome our new operations manager, Stephen Fitzer. Stephen has experience in both project and production environments. He graduated with an MSc in Engineering Project Management and previously worked on collaborative, complex, and innovative research projects.

Technology Valley Forum features Inhibit Coatings

14/12/2020

Inhibit Coatings was delighted to be featured by Technology Valley Forum, an independent organisation supporting innovations right here in Wellington's own Technology Valley.

https://technologyvalley.nz/news/silver-particles-basis-of-global-intellectual-property-business/

Inhibit Coatings receives Innovation Award at 2020 KiwiNet Awards

20/10/2020

Inhibit Coatings is delighted to announce that we have been awarded the Norman Barry Foundation Breakthrough Innovator Award at the 2020 KiwiNet Research Commercialisation Awards. These awards celebrate the impact of NZ's leading research innovations and we are incredibly grateful to have been recognised amongst them.

https://kiwinet.org.nz/News/KiwiNet_2020_Awards_winners_announced 

Inhibit Coatings receives COVID-19 Innovation Acceleration Fund Grant

23/05/2020

Inhibit Coatings has received $350,000 from MBIE's COVID Innovation Acceleration Fund to assist in the development of antiviral coatings for high-risk areas.

https://www.mbie.govt.nz/science-and-technology/science-and-innovation/funding-information-and-opportunities/investment-funds/covid-19-innovation-acceleration-fund/

Inhibit Coatings closes successful $1.5 million capital raise

15/01/2020

Wellington UniVentures has a great write up on Inhibit Coatings and our most recent capital raise.

https://www.wellingtonuniventures.nz/news/boosting-food-safety/

Inhibit Coatings have been named one of Hello Tomorrow's Deep Tech Pioneers

08/11/2019

We are happy to announce that we have been named one of Hello Tomorrow’s Deep Tech Pioneers! Selected among more than 5,000 startups from 128 different countries that applied to the Global Challenge. Come and meet us at the Hello Tomorrow Global Summit in Paris on 12th-13th March 2020.

https://hello-tomorrow.org/

Inhibit Coatings have been selected to participate in Plug and Play New Materials & Packaging Innovation Platform

09/08/2019

Inhibit Coatings is excited to announce its selection in the latest Plug and Play innovation platform and accelerator program in San Fransisco, California. Inhibit was chosen to participate in the program alongside 15 other SMEs out of an application pool of over 1,000. 

https://www.plugandplaytechcenter.com/new-materials/

Inhibit Coatings wins the Innovation Award at TechConnect 2019 for the third year running

17/06/2019

We are proud to announce our selection as a 2019 TechConnect Innovation Awardee for the third year running. 


https://www.techconnectworld.com/World2019/participate/innovation/awards.html

Inhibit Coatings are invited to present at TechConnect 2019 

05/03/2019

Inhibit Coatings is attending TechConnect 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts. Inhibit's CEO, Dr Eldon Tate is an invited speaker and will be presenting at the 'Silver & Gold in Advanced Materials' symposium on the 18th of June. Inhibit Coatings will also have a company stand in the Expo Hall on Monday 17th of June. We look forward to seeing you there. 

https://www.techconnectworld.com/World2019/

Inhibit Coatings wins the Innovation Award at TechConnect 2018 for the second year running

26/04/2018

We are proud to announce our selection as a 2018 TechConnect Innovation Awardee for the second year running. 

https://www.techconnectworld.com/World2018/participate/innovation/awards.html

Inhibit Coatings are invited to present at TechConnect 2018

02/03/2018

Inhibit Coatings is attending TechConnect 2018 in Anaheim, California. Inhibits CEO, Dr Eldon Tate is an invited speaker and will be presenting at the 'Silver Materials and Innovation Symposium'.  We will be present May 13th - 16th and available for meetings during this time. Look forward to seeing you there.

https://www.techconnectworld.com/World2018/

Inhibit Coatings at Aquaculture NZ 2017

19/09/2017

Inhibit Coatings will be attending Aquaculture NZ 2017. Dr Eldon Tate will be speaking Wednesday 20th September during the food safety technical sessions.