RMIT Data Analytics Lab

The RMIT Data Analytics Lab is a hub for advanced data analytics projects, supporting researchers and helping Australian and Victorian businesses compete on a global scale.

Originally launched as a joint initiative between RMIT University and NICTA (National ICT Australia), the lab applies text, user and data analytics research to industry-driven projects that solve problems and provide efficiencies in key areas including health, logistics, smart cities, environment and security.


The RMIT Data Analytics Lab harnesses a wealth of expertise in text, user and data analytics research for industry driven projects and other collaborations.

Research areas

We focus on analytics that offer huge potential to transform the efficiency and productivity of industries such as health, logistics, urban development, transport, environment and security.

Work with us

The RMIT Data Analytics Lab can help business, industry and government achieve applied research and development outcomes that solve key problems with innovative mobile and software solutions.


Details of projects currently being undertaken by the RMIT Data Analytics Lab.

Contact us

Visit us

Address: 414-418 Swanston Street, Melbourne, 3000
Location: Melbourne City campus , Building 14 , Level 10, Room 32
Phone: +61 3 9925 1808

Postal Address

RMIT Data Analytics Lab
(c/o Professor Mark Sanderson)
RMIT University
GPO Box 2476
Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia

Key contacts

Professor Mark Sanderson – Leader, RMIT Data Analytics Lab
School of Science


The RMIT Data Analytics Lab is led by Professor Mark Sanderson. 

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