VU’s Innovative Industries research programs focus on supporting innovative and ethical industries operating in rapidly transforming environments, to be globally competitive.

We bring together interdisciplinary research program capabilities across technological, business, social and policy domains.

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About innovative industries research

Deep and sustained connections between industry partners and our discipline experts are delivering solutions to today’s big challenges.

Our research programs are helping to:

  • build transport systems and city infrastructure capability
  • support the enablers of the visitor economy
  • address environmental, sustainability, regulatory and governance issues.