What does it take to shape the future?


In partnership we are:

  • Cultivating an ecosystem for innovation
  • Tackling complex problems that matter
  • Breaking boundaries and sharing knowledge
  • Imagining and creating the jobs and industries of the future
  • Harnessing the best minds from academia, business and government
  • Bringing people together in places that inspire action
  • Connecting local expertise with global networks

Knowledge. Networks. Pioneering ventures.

Carlton Connect will cultivate an innovation ecosystem for the translation of research and the creation of new industries and careers.

Carlton Connect collaborations will:

  • Drive the change towards knowledge based industries, particularly around the disciplines of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)
  • Nurture research talent that discovers new markets
  • Facilitate the discovery of new approaches to increasing the sustainability and resilience of our communities
  • Drive profitable tiers of business across diverse sectors and disciplines
  • Provide the next generation of innovation leaders with a new way to navigate the changes facing our region
  • Provide a collaborative environment where ideas are born, tested and realised
  • Support an emerging generation of entrepreneurs and research professionals who want to make an impact