We are a community who call Melbourne Connect home, comprising researchers, startups, students, artists, all committed to creating change within this brand new innovation precinct.
What We Do?
The Melbourne Connect innovation precinct is a digital and data powerhouse that brings together brilliant minds to tackle the most pressing problems facing our society.
Why should I attend?
This five day festival will be a chance to be immersed within this connected community and explore the projects and possibilties being unlocked within this purpose-built innovation precinct.
Powered by the University of Melbourne and developed in partnership with a consortium led by Lendlease.
Melbourne Connect which will bring together world-class researchers, government, industry, SME’s, startups, higher-degree students, artists and Science Gallery Melbourne, in a purpose-built innovation precinct right in the heart of Carlton and next to the Parkville campus and Biomedical precinct.
Drawing on the University’s expertise across emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, robotics, computer-science, cybersecurity and privacy, it will become a digital and datapowerhouse with the people, place and programs at Melbourne Connect designed to help unlock digitally driven, data-enabled and socially responsible solutions to our most pressing challenges.
It is where great minds connect, and incredible futures emerge.