Victoria will hold its first Digital Innovation Festival
(#DIF) this week consolidating the state's reputation as the number one tech
and startup destination of the Asia Pacific region.
The State Government of Victoria has allocated A$6.5 million to support
18 startup projects that will help to create the jobs of the future.
Entrepreneurial Aussies return to their hometown of Melbourne as the
city's thriving business scene means being overseas is no longer necessary to
The State Government of
Victoria has launched a new trade and investment campaign to promote the
benefits of doing business in our state.
Victorian biomedical scientists have published evidence suggesting that a particular antibody could be used to activate a cancer-killing protein.
The cross-industry conversations taking place in Melbourne have created
the ideal conditions for a 'perfect storm' of innovation. Among the many
cutting-edge technologies to come out of this inventive culture is TALI, a
ground-breaking attention training program for children suffering from
Hepatitis C could
become a disease of the past as the Burnet Institute's smart diagnostics and
innovative vaccines reach out beyond Melbourne to poor and vulnerable
communities across Australia and throughout the world.
A Melbourne-based commercialisation consultancy and manufacturer,
has topped The Australian Financial Review Most Innovative Companies list for
the second year in a row.
Melbourne has been crowned as the world's most liveable city for an unprecedented 6th year in a row, topping the Economist Intelligence Unit's (EIU) Global Liveability Index.
Melbourne has been crowned
the world's most liveable city for an historic sixth year running by the
Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). It
combines this title with being Australia's fastest growing city, with the
population increasing by around 100,000 people a year.
Melbourne has once again been named the world's most liveable
city. Liveable cities make for desirable
workplaces, and Melbourne is proof of how this fosters both innovation in
business and a vibrant, engaging civic culture.
committed A$50 million in funding to create a National Proton Beam Therapy
Centre for the treatment of cancer in Melbourne.