Our major external relationship is with Optus Business. La Trobe University and Optus Business have a strong strategic partnership developed in 2016.  One of the results of this partnership was the appointment of Professor Jill Slay as La Trobe Optus Chair of Cyber Security at the end of 2017 and the creation of the Optus La Trobe Cyber  Security Research Hub and a series of strong cyber security courses. We also offer a growing number of Executive and technical short courses with our partners and  also host a CISCO Academy.

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