Forums and Events

Sunshine Coast Youth Prosperity Forum

12 November 2013

Currently, the local youth unemployment rate stands between 17 and 18 per cent, compared to an overall local unemployment rate of 6.7 per cent. Join with business and government leaders, and some of Australia’s most knowledgeable researchers and leaders in championing these youth issues, as we put a spotlight on Sunshine Coast youth unemployment.

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Hospital & Health Precinct ‘Ripple Effects’ Forum

31 July 2013

Reminder – What is the ‘ripple effect’? Used in this context – describes opportunities that may be created across industries as a result of building or operating the hospital and health precinct, e.g. supplying or servicing the actual hospitals or ancillary services or the people who are employed to provide the services.

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Mr Andrew Foo, Vice President Singapore Australia Business Council

The Asia Forum

11 April 2013

Growth of the Middle Class in Asia – are there opportunities for the Sunshine Coast? Within a few years Asia will be the world’s largest producer and consumer of goods and services. An increasingly wealthy and mobile middle class is emerging in the Asia region, creating new opportunities. Demand will increase for a diverse range of goods and services, from health…

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Kawana Health Precinct ‘Ripple Effects’ Forum Quarterly Action Plan Updates

17 March 2013

March Quarterly 2013 update and December 2012 updates.

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UDIA Breakfast, Gwyn Jarrott

28 February 2013

How can small & medium enterprises grow their businesses on the Sunshine Coast?

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Annual Strategy Workshop – 2013

07 February 2013

Strategy Workshop – presentation storyline

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Kawana Health Precinct ‘Ripple Effects’ Forum – 2012

08 August 2012

This month’s Sunshine Coast Business Council forum identified six industry sectors that were poised to benefit significantly from the planned $2 billion university hospital and surrounding health precinct.

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SCBC Economic Directions Forum

20 March 2012

Objectives for the night: Share results of latest research, stimulate questions and discussion, opportunity to hear directly from our local and state representatives and continue the thinking, collaboration and the action.

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Health – A major employment driver in maintaining the Sunshine Coast as a key lifestyle region of SEQ – 2010

22 July 2010

Presentations: Ms Janelle Killick, Sunshine Coast-Wide Bay Health Services District Professor Mike Hefferan, USC Gunther De Graeve, Parsons Brinkerhoff

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