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Program of Work

The program of work is focused around five essential components of future cities. These components stimulate and connect new ideas and practices to projects and partnerships, which can then be prototyped and applied across an urban landscape.

Digitally-enabled tech

Collaboration platforms and digital access to a community of innovators, producers and citizens.

Enterprise Activation

Opportunities to develop and explore new enterprise for Melbourne’s future economy.

Institutional Design

Designing and redesigning the way our systems and institutions work.

Public Realm

New spaces and places for innovation and collaboration.

Social Innovation

Developing, collaborating, researching and prototyping in new ways to meet social needs.

What’s on in MID?


Take the future for a test run: Prototype Street 2019

May 9, 2019

Forget memory lane – how about a walk down future street? With a rapidly changing climate and a growing population, the street of the future...

Register for the Melbourne Innovation Districts Forum at Melbourne Knowledge Week 2019

May 9, 2019

Join us for a day of discussion about the current and future potential of MID City North at Melbourne Knowledge Week 2019. Discover the purpose...

MKW18 City Shaping Symposium

May 8, 2018

In a world of accelerating change, how can we shape a city that works for everyone? We need to talk about Melbourne. The digital revolution...

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