News Directory

Keep up to date with MTPConnect news and events, updated regularly. If you have news or events the sector would be interested to hear about, please let us know at


02 August 2019

In Case You Missed It: Here's what the MTPConnect team has been up to in July

Check out all the activities from the MTPConnect staff in July!

19 July 2019

Demand High for New Life Science Funding Program

The new Biomedical Translation Bridge (BTB) funding program is attracting strong interest from Australian life science innovators.

11 July 2019

Get Your BMTH EOIs in Quick

Time is fast running out to submit your expressions of interest for funding under the $45 million BioMedTech Horizons program.

09 July 2019

Secure your place in the Australian MedTech Conference delegation

MTPConnect encourages you to join the Australian delegation to the 2019 MedTech Conference in Boston. To help you get the most out of your visit, we’re developing an exciting suite of value-added activities in and around Boston which you can only access as part of the MTPConnect-led delegation and which you can see on our dedicated page.

28 June 2019

In Case You Missed It: Here's what the MTPConnect team has been up to in June

Check out what the MTPConnect team has been up to this month.

26 June 2019

Certara Announces First Recipients of Certara-Monash University Industry Drug Development Fellowships

Certara®, the global leader in model-informed drug development, regulatory science, real-world evidence and market access services, and Monash University today announced the recipients of the inaugural Certara-Monash University Industry Drug Development Fellowships – Dr. Katrina Hui, Dr. Yu-Wei Lin, and Dr. Zheng Liu.

24 June 2019

BioEYES is Making Science Cool

In the latest MTPConnect podcast episode ‘Advancing STEM Education with BioEYES’ our listeners were introduced to a unique program called BioEYES, led by Monash University’s Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI) Outreach Education Coordinator Laura Reid.

21 June 2019

Board-level experiences on offer through unique MTPConnect program

Emerging leaders in the medtech, biotech or pharmaceutical sector are being offered the chance to gain board-level experience through a unique new program offered by MTPConnect.

11 June 2019

Join the Australian Delegation to The 2019 MedTech Conference

Coming off of a stellar week at BIO International Convention, our focus now shifts to another must-attend MedTech Conference in Boston.

10 June 2019

Australia takes BIO ‘by storm’ with largest ever delegation

Article by Tamra Sami, published in BioWorld on 7 June 2019.

06 June 2019

New Report Examines Australia’s engagement with Global Pharma & MedTech firms

A new report released by MTPConnect at the BIO international convention in Philadelphia highlights the role played by multinational pharmaceutical and medical technology companies in nurturing Australia’s healthtech research and commercialisation.

04 June 2019

Clarivate Analytics signs agreement with Melbourne Biomedical Precinct to provide comprehensive drug discovery intelligence

Clarivate Analytics, a global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate the pace of innovation, has signed an agreement to provide drug discovery intelligence across the Melbourne Biomedical Precinct (MBP).

20 May 2019

Organisational Refresh for MTPConnect

MTPConnect is pleased to announce that with the continued funding of our Growth Centre along with securing two new programs worth $67.3 million to implement and operate for the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF), we have refreshed the organisational structure to focus our resources on delivering these three initiatives and driving the next phase of our growth and the sector’s growth.

17 May 2019

In Case You Missed It: Here's what the MTPConnect team has been up to this week

Check out what the MTPConnect team has been up to this week!