The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) leads New Zealand’s engagement in the SKA project, in close collaboration with New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT).
Dr Peter Crabtree from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) and is the SKA Board and Member representative for the New Zealand Government.
The New Zealand Scientific Representative on the SKA Board is Associate-Professor Melanie Johnston-Hollitt from Victoria University of Wellington.
The New Zealand Government representative on the Australia-New-Zealand SKA Coordination Committee is Dr Kjesten Wiig from MBIE.
The relationship between organisations with interests in the SKA project is summarised in the figure below.