Industry Members

Chiasma is a student-founded and entirely student-led organisation which create links and networks between the university community and high-tech industries. We have a nation-wide presence with branches in Auckland, Wellington and Dunedin.

We are always open to collaborations with industry partners.

Get involved to:

  • Raise your organisation’s profile among science students nation-wide
  • Give back to New Zealand’s science industry by helping to educate and inspire the next generation of industry leaders
  • Meet top business-savvy students who are interesting in working at your organisation
  • Promote opportunities your organisation offers to students
  • Develop your leadership and coaching skills by mentoring a student to reach their full potential

How can I get involved?

  • Attend Synapse, our largest event where you get the chance to meet hundreds of talented and motivated STEM students
  • Become a mentor to a current student in our Chiasma Connect mentoring program to help them grow professionally
  • Speak at one of our many workshops, on topics ranging from science commercialisation, communication and design thinking
  • Host a site visit for students to get on-the-ground exposure to your organisation
  • Let us know of any other opportunities you have for students to get involved - e.g. competitions, internships or events

To express your interest in any of these initiatives, please contact

You can also sign up to our mailing list here to receive occasional updates and invitations to our major events.