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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?


Present at IMPACT7 2020

December 17, 2019

Are you working towards a better tomorrow? IMPACT7 is seeking researchers, startups and innovators who have solutions to our globe’s greatest challenges.   IMPACT7 2020...

Open Talent Pathways Program

March 2, 2020

The MID Open Talent Pathways program provides research students at the Masters and PhD level the opportunity to embark on their first journey in the...

Startup Photo Library’s new collection
“Scale: Our Urban Life”

December 2, 2019

MID will be featured in The Startup Photo Library’s new collection!   On the 12th of December, join us as we celebrate Startup Photo Library’s...

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