Great Minds Live Here


Melbourne is Australia’s knowledge capital and innovation hub. It is a city where the world’s brightest minds gather to inspire, innovate and create real change in world-leading research and development. These experts are spearheading advancement, change and development in their industries, while also cultivating bright young thinkers of the future.

Melbourne’s credentials as a city of great minds is supported by 13 major independent research institutes, 9 universities with expertise across health and life sciences, and 10 major teaching hospitals.

Melbourne's Expert Sectors

Sector champions

Club Melbourne Ambassadors

MCB in collaboration with the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre supports the Club Melbourne Ambassador Program. This outstanding program unites and supports leading Victorians across diverse sectors to establish, secure and host international conferences that promote our state's expertise around the world, boost our economy and bring thought leadership to Victoria. 

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