Lightning Lab

Lightning Lab is Creative HQ’s three-month, mentor intensive, business acceleration programme.

Lightning Lab GovTech

Lightning Lab GovTech

Lightning Lab GovTech is an opportunity to rapidly build, test, validate and experiment with new approaches and technologies to enable truly extraordinary government. We’ve selected 12 projects to take part in the inaugural LL GovTech – read all about it.

govtech meet the labtechs

Meet the Lab Techs: Josh

Behind a great accelerator, there’s always a great team and it’s high time we introduce some of the faces that quietly work behind the scenes of Lightning Lab GovTech.

Introducing: Josh, our talented graphic designer & motion graphics master.

PITCHING 101

Pitching 101

Behind a great accelerator, there’s always a great team and it’s high time we introduce some of the faces that quietly work behind the scenes of Lightning Lab GovTech.

Introducing: Josh, our talented graphic designer & motion graphics master.

about us

Tips for startups

Creative HQ’s startup resource features relevant tips and tricks from our community that will help you unleash your inner entrepreneur. With topics ranging from building your team, to seeking investment – you’ll have plenty to keep of reading material to get you started!

Venture Up

Venture Up Reunion

Did you miss our Venture Up Reunion in Wellington? Don’t sweat it, we’ve got you covered. Have a read and catch up with the latest updates.  Thinking about joining Venture Up 2019? Sign up to our early bird list!

Mish Guru

Alumni Update: Mish Guru

“Team culture is everything. It’s the glue that holds things together when times get tough, it’s the secret sauce that attracts talent, and it’s the foundation of enjoying what you do.”