VPTN Networking event and facility tour

Innovating with infrastructure and industry. The VPTN helps you find facilities, instruments and services for your research and innovation.

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31/03/2014

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

0 of 55 spaces available

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GROUND FLOOR Kenneth Myer Bldg 30 Royal Pde , Parkville, 3053

Description


Did you know that an MRI scanner can also be used to create images of non-human specimens such as metals, composites, new chemical products and nanostructures?

Learn about the opportunities for you to use Victoria’s state of the art instruments and capabilities to advance your R&D, proof of concept, product development and client solution projects. Join us at

Innovating with infrastructure and industry

Networking and short presentations from Prof. Sally McArthur A/ Dean, Research and Engagement, Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, Swinburne University of Technology and Hugh O’Donnell, Director of the High Performance Consortium. Presentations will focus on models, opportunities and outcomes from industry innovation and engagement. Leonie Walsh, Lead Scientist DSDBI, will talk about the opportunities to enhance linkages between science, technology and innovation.

4:00pm – 6.00pm at the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, GROUND FLOOR Education Centre, Kenneth Myer Bldg, 30 Royal Pde Parkville

Take an optional tour of the UoM Dept of Anatomy and Neuroscience’s Melbourne Brain Center Imaging Facility to learn about its new 7 tesla whole of body MRI research system. Learn about  PET, CT and MRI scanning as well as links to a wonderful volunteer bank.

Open for researchers, industry, facilities and any interested parties.

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VPTN Networking Event

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This event is fully booked.