The Deakin Motion.Lab was established in 2006 through a partnership between Deakin University, Multimedia Victoria and Act3animation.  Deakin University manage teaching and research activities in the Deakin Motion.Lab.

Deakin University is a large and diverse institution with campuses located in Melbourne and regional Victoria in Australia.

It has an international reputation for providing innovative and flexible learning using information and communication technologies.

Deakin University's reputation for excellent teaching and innovative course delivery has been recognised through twice winning the prestigious Australian University of the year award.


Act3animation is a full service 3D animation studio, established in 1991. The company specializes in animation for the video games, broadcast and film.


Multimedia Victoria (MMV) works to grow the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector, and drive economic growth through access to and use of sophisticated ICT.

Part of the Department of Innovation, Industry and Regional Development, Multimedia Victoria also works closely with the ICT industry, education and training providers and the wider business community.