Two new Commissioners for Victoria to the Americas have commenced in their roles to facilitate investment and trade opportunities between the two regions.
Clinical trials for Australia’s first ever mRNA drug product are set to begin next year, following the successful creation of Australia’s first mRNA COVID-19 vaccine candidate.
International defence and security company, Saab, has officially opened its cutting-edge systems integration facility in Melbourne. The facility is part of an investment which will draw on Victoria’s renowned R&D and innovation capabilities.
Breakthrough Victoria in collaboration with world-leading biotech and health sciences company, CSL, the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research and the University of Melbourne have formed a consortium to accelerate biotech commercialisation across the state.
The AIR Hub will bring the best of Victoria’s aerospace research, design and manufacturing leaders to work with industry on real-world problems for the next generation of air mobility.