Michael Crouch Innovation Centre


UNSW Sydney is mourning the death of Dr Michael Crouch AC, who made significant contributions to the University, including the establishment of the Michael Crouch Innovation Centre.


Entrepreneur Melissa Fuller from the UNSW Michael Crouch Innovation Centre is 3D-printing low-cost mobility braces for children with disabilities.  


UNSW graduate and inventor Nathan Adler has founded Surf Sense, a startup that's developing systems for measuring and predicting wave activity, including a wearable wave-detection device. 


For app designer and international exchange student Ewaldo Moritz Neto, UNSW’s Michael Crouch Innovation Centre is nothing short of “paradise”.


UNSW has launched an initiative to address the gender gap in entrepreneurship and encourage more female students into the technology-based startup economy.


“I give you this with a 100% guarantee; every one of you can achieve more than you think you can,” NSW Premier Mike Baird has told students taking part in UNSW’s ASPIRE program.


UNSW President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Ian Jacobs welcomes students to the newly opened Michael Crouch Innovation Centre.

MCIC opening

Leading innovators and philanthropists have joined the NSW Governor to launch the Michael Crouch Innovation Centre at UNSW.

Guy Kawasaki

UNSW is officially unveiling a bold new innovation hub this week. The Michael Crouch Innovation Centre aims to nurture student innovation from all disciplines, while making strong two-way connections with business.


The new Michael Crouch Innovation Centre at UNSW has opened to students ahead of its official launch in September.