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Learn more about our existing collaborations and find out how you can partner with us to solve complex manufacturing problems. Image: see global rules

The Manufacturing Futures Research Institute has already entered into some significant partnerships, including Siemens (on the digitalisation of Swinburne’s Factory of the Future), Asahi on an Industry 4.0 project and a joint venture with Airspeed/DMTC around composite materials in the marine environment.

Other partners and project collaborators include:

We welcome the opportunity to collaborate and form new partnerships. If your organisation is dealing with a complex manufacturing problem, then contact us to discuss how a multi-skilled team can provide solutions for your organisation.

Seed grants

The institute is involved in a university-wide seed grant scheme which provides funding for interdisciplinary projects that are aligned with external partnership and collaboration objectives. 

The scheme aims to support projects that address complex, societal and industry challenges and is a great way for our partners to engage in research with us.

Contact the Manufacturing Futures Research Institute

There are many ways to engage with us. If your organisation is dealing with a complex problem, then get in touch to discuss how we can work together to provide solutions.

Call +61 3 9214 5177