Vice-Principal (Policy and Projects)
University of Melbourne
9:20 AM Integrating Partnerships in Campus Development: How the University of Melbourne is Seeking to Use Its Capabilities as an Anchoring Institution and Development of Campus Facilities to Contribute to The Development of Innovation Districts
In an increasingly competitive education market and transformative era, engagement is key. Students demand engagement relevant to their learning and future professional lives, Government, community and research partners seek stronger relationships and more permeable boundaries between the campus and the community. The University of Melbourne’s development of an Innovation hub is designed to encourage engagement across all of these levels collaboration and strengthen partnerships for an activated campus.
In this Session…
- Providing a space for collaborative innovation and research
- Engaging partners and the community in campus design and development
- Creating innovative solutions to major societal challenges