Bringing the world to Melbourne

The Club Melbourne Ambassador Program unites and supports leading Victorians to establish, secure and host international conferences that promote our state's expertise around the world, boost our economy and bring thought leadership to Victoria.

With the Governor of Victoria as Patron-in-Chief and the Premier of Victoria as Patron, Club Melbourne harnesses the passion of our city's elite thinkers, bringing together leaders in diverse fields with a common goal to contribute to Victoria's economic growth and international reputation.

Owned and led by Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre with collaboration and support from the Melbourne Convention Bureau and the Victorian State Government, the program has delivered over 115 international conferences worth over $655 million to become one of the world's most influential Ambassador programs.

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Ambassador to lead new data governance industry association

October 2016

A new independent data governance industry association, Data Governance Australia (DGA) was launched this month to establish best practice industry standards and benchmarks around the collection, use and management of data in Australia. 

The new non-for-profit association will be chaired by Club Melbourne Ambassador, Professor Graeme Samuel AC, former ACCC Chair and currently a professor at Monash Business School. 

DGA will provide education, thought leadership and advocacy services to its members to promote and foster understanding of how data can be used responsibly to drive innovation and competitive advantage whilst complying with all regulatory requirements. 

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