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 110 international conferences worth over $640 million to become one of the world's most influential Ambassador programs.

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Club Melbourne Fellowship finalists revealed

July 2016

Eight of Melbourne’s leading mid-career researchers have been named Club Melbourne Fellowship finalists, with the winning recipient set to receive access to the exclusive Club Melbourne Ambassador Program network.

The inaugural Fellowship recognises excellence in research, innovation and leadership, designed to support high quality Melburnian research projects and the next generation of potential Club Melbourne Ambassadors.

As well as gaining access to the prestigious Club Melbourne network, the Fellowship includes research funding of $10,000, to support attendance at international conferences to enable new research opportunities for their project.
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