Digital transformation

We’re meeting digital disruption head-on by focusing on research, innovation and training in cybersecurity, data analytics and the digital technologies that underpin the knowledge economy. 

From our strategic alliances with Cisco and Optus, that includes research partnerships in Digital Health, Artificial intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT), and innovation hubs and labs, to delivering technical solutions in cybersecurity, or with Medibank to expand the availability and scope of digital health services for regional growth. To deliver projects with impact, we have partnered with:

  • health
  • telecommunication
  • sporting and,
  • agricultural organisations.

Digital transformation at the Precinct comprises three overarching themes:

  • Digital transformation, including key capabilities in:
    • Cybersecurity
    • the Internet of things
    • Data science and artificial intelligence
    • Agtech
    • Digital health and sports technology.

Projects our researchers have been working on

• Internet of Things - Watch video

• Wearables for Animals - Watch video

• Autonobus Watch video

Useful information

  • Optus Research Chair in Digital Health
  • Cisco Research Chair in Artificial Intelligence (AI) & Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Cisco La Trobe Centre for AI & IoT
  • Research Centre for Data Analytics and Cognition
  • Centre for Technology Infusion
  • Courses in data analytics, cybersecurity, AI, automation and robotics and industrial engineering
  • Engineering courses preparing graduates for digital transformation and Industry 4.
  • Short course and microcredentials in cybersecurity.

  • Centre for Technology Infusion
  • Cisco Co-Innovation Centre
  • Research Centre for Data Analytics and Cognition
  • Research Centre for Computers, Communication and Social Innovation
  • SmartSat CRC.

  • Cisco
  • Optus
  • Medibank
  • National Australia Bank
  • SmartSat Co-operative Research Centre
  • Victorian Government
  • Agrifutures Australia
  • Australian Institute of Sport.