Melbourne is fast building a reputation as a world-leading medical technology hub.
Science and Technology
Victoria’s AAHL – a world leader in pandemic response
Australian scientists are researching how population dynamics can be mapped to better understand and prevent the spread of communicable diseases.
Melbourne based 3D printing site opens new doors in medical prosthetics across the globe
A Melbourne 3D printing research unit has been helping to change the face of biomedical science through its manufacture of prosthetic limbs.
Sky’s the limit for Melbourne satellite program
Australia has an exciting opportunity to re-join the international space race in which it was once a key participant.
Melbourne company Innovia Security’s currency technology
Melbourne has been at the forefront of currency security for decades, and few companies better represent that success than Innovia Security.
Fresh idea bears fruit for MAXtend
A Victorian venture capital experiment has borne fruit for Mitsubishi Australia.
Melbourne startup Knog rides global demand for Australian design
A Melbourne-based startup offering new and interesting takes on cycling essentials will soon be exporting its products worldwide.
Victorian startup Nura gives the world a better listening experience
A pioneering Melbourne startup is breaking new ground in the next generation of music listening devices.
Melbourne researchers bridging the gap between machine and brain
Melbourne’s world-leading medical technology sector is breaking new ground in the treatment of paralysis.
Smart machines grow small business
Whatever your business, the ‘machines’ may now be your new best friend.
The Melbourne lawyer reinventing the turbine wheel
Melbourne based Lawyer turned inventor Paul Kouris has come up with a simple way to create cheap energy using hydropower to its full potential.
Melbourne robotics give hi-tech helping hand for amputees
A group of researchers based in Melbourne, Australia, are leading the world in developing the bionic limbs of the future.
How one Melbourne company is innovating the e-health market
Melbourne-based health tech startup, Curve, is developing new technology to improve the lives of people all over the world.
University of Melbourne researchers trial mind-controlled bionic spine
A Melbourne research project is set to change the lives of people suffering from paralysis—all thanks to a device the size of a paper clip.
Airwallex breaks into cross-border payment industry in China
With a vision to create a cross-border payment platform for trade between Australia and China, choosing to base the operation in Melbourne was easy.
FinTech startup Clover offers more than good luck for Australian investors
Australian fintech innovators operate on the radical notion that financial planning is not the sole domain of the wealthy or those soon to retire.
Victorian researchers one step closer to preventing breast cancer
Victorian researchers have shed light on one of the major causes of breast cancer and opened the door to developing effective prevention strategies.
From Melbourne to the world: How Rome2Rio is a Melbourne tech startup success story
Rome2Rio is one of many Melbourne-based tech startups that have found success on a global scale.