Office of the Queensland Chief Entrepreneur regional tour
6 of Queensland’s most successful entrepreneurs and business people will go on a 4-day, 10-stop tour through regional Queensland from Tuesday 7 March to Friday 10 March.
The tour encourages others around the state to change their lives and become entrepreneurs.
They will share life-changing stories through a series of workshops, events and Q&A sessions involving the entire community, from school children and budding ‘kidpreneurs’ to local business, industry leaders and angel investors.
The group will spend time in Goondiwindi, Emerald, Yeppoon, Rockhampton, Charters Towers, Longreach, Mount Isa, Lockhart River, Cairns and Mackay.
Tuesday, 7 March 2017
- Breakfast event in Goondiwindi, register
- Lunch event in Emerald, register
- Evening event in Yeppoon, register
Wednesday, 8 March 2017
- Breakfast event in Rockhampton, register
- Lunch event in Charters Towers, register
- Dinner event in Longreach, register
Thursday, 9 March 2017
- Breakfast event in Mount Isa, register
- 12pm–3.30pm visiting Lockhart River
- Evening event in Cairns, register
Friday, 10 March 2017
- Morning student event in Cairns, registration details TBC
- Lunch event in Mackay (Registration details below)
Friday, March 10th – Mackay Entertainment & Convention Centre – MECC
Opening – 12:30pm – 1pm – Nibblies, Refreshments and display from Young Entrepreneurs
Introduction – 1pm – Overview and intro of all guests, including an address from Mark Sowerby and Steve Baxter (Topic – The current landscape and opportunity for businesses in the future)
Breakout Groups –
- Innovate or die – Invest in the future & Business Growth & Wealth
- What Startups should know, but don’t & Exit Strategy, Growth and Scale
- Intelligent, Empowered and Confident & Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow, Social Good
Spaces Limited – REGISTER NOW – http://bit.ly/2l68vYS
Thanks to The Office of the Chief Entrepreneur, Advance Qld and supported by Mackay Regional Council.