Innovation Precinct Events

Upcoming Events

E3: Empower, Evolve, Escalate

Female entrepreneurs – take the leap!

Fundraising Masterclass

Unsure how to secure funding for your startup? Find out what funding options are right for you at Fundraising Masterclass.

Global Congress on Manufacturing and Management

The global forum to exchange knowledge on materials, manufacturing, digital technologies and business management featuring a keynote address from our own Professor Aleksander Subic

Past events

Open Mic and Networking Night

Do you have an idea to share? Are you interested in working in a startup? Or want to meet other entrepreneurially minded people?

Fologram: Making in mixed reality

The School of Design are hosting an exciting presentation and demos of brand new AR/VR technologies

Swinburne Research Open Day

Swinburne University of Technology is excited to present the inaugural Research Open Day. Held on Friday 11th May between 9:00am and 12:00pm at our newly launched Innovation Hub, based in the historic Fire Station Building

Innovation Week | Social Innovation Workshop

Watch an idea generation session in action as our Design Factory team unpack a challenge set by Swinburne’s Social Innovation Research Institute and Centre for Social Impact.

Innovation Week | Innovation Showcase

Discover some of the most exciting Swinburne products and services, from next-generation condoms and rehabilitation robots to a virtual reality tour through space.

Innovation Week | Ask the Experts

Join our experts as they share five things you should know about design thinking, innovation, funding and commercialisation.

Innovation Week | Swinburne Makes

Check out some successful startups launched by Swinburne students and alumni. And grab a free burger at our interactive marketplace.

Innovation Week | Fire Station Tour

Explore the new Innovation Hub and learn the stories behind the historic Hawthorn Fire Station, built in 1910.


Swinburne Innovation Precinct Launch Camp

An immersive two-day program for teams to explore the commercialisation of their research-led ideas.

MPavilion event – Smart Citizens and Smart Cities

The Smart Cities Research Institute is hosting two public forums at the MPavilion civic space. The first forum focuses on the smart citizen, while the second explores the smart city.