New world-class university campus for Fishermans Bend

The Andrews Labor Government is helping to create a world-class university campus in the heart of Fishermans Bend – driving highly-skilled jobs of the future and new investment opportunities. Treasurer Tim Pallas, Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll, and Member for Albert Park Martin Foley …

Digital tech jobs boost for Melbourne’s North

The Andrews Labor Government is helping more innovative tech businesses establish themselves in Victoria, with Elenium Automation officially opening its global headquarters in Tullamarine. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Elenium’s new offices and celebrated an investment that …

Victoria Prize: supporting best and brightest for two decades

The Andrews Labor Government has announced the recipients of the Victoria Prize for Science and Innovation and Victoria Fellowship at an awards ceremony held by veski at Melbourne’s Investment Centre. The Labor Government partnered with veski – an organisation dedicated to fostering an innovative …

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs: Culture Amp HQ up and running

Culture Amp, one of Victoria’s most successful home-grown startups, will create 200 new local technology jobs with the opening of its global headquarters and Asia Pacific engineering hub in Melbourne. Premier Daniel Andrews today officially opened the new headquarters and congratulated the company on its …

Digital Roundtable to focus on accelerating new tech for Ag sector

Harnessing the benefits of new on-farm technology and ensuring Victoria is at the centre of online and digital innovation will be the focus of the first Digital Roundtable today. Minister for Agriculture and Regional Development, Jaala Pulford will chair the roundtable discussion bringing together farmers, …

Victoria hosts Tech Leaders on future of our museums

Victoria will this week host more than 250 innovators from across the globe to discuss new ideas to engage future generations in the world’s museums at the global MuseumNext conference in Melbourne. Minister for Small Business, Innovation and Trade Philip Dalidakis today welcomed the large international …

On the road to safer young drivers

The Andrews Labor Government, the Transport Accident Commission (TAC) and Museums Victoria are partnering to create a world leading Road Safety Education Complex at the Melbourne Museum in Carlton. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Luke Donnellan today announced the location for the complex, a cornerstone of the …

New hi-tech intelligence helps Police close in on criminals

Police will have the information they need to catch criminals quicker thanks to a new intelligence system to be rolled out this year. Minister for Police Lisa Neville today announced leading data analytics company SAS Institute Australia will develop an overarching software system to connect current police …

Another global tech company chooses Victoria

Texas-based AgileCraft is the latest global tech company to call Victoria home, announcing it will open its Asia Pacific headquarters in Melbourne early next year, creating up to 60 new jobs. The company specialises in simplifying software for large organisations. It plans to establish a software development hub …