Industry and Innovation Forum

Industry and Innovation Forum

Date/Time
Date(s) - 18 Jul 2018
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Location
McIndoe Function Centre

Renewables, energy, resources and innovation – the big ticket items driving our region forward. 

Join Central Highlands Development Corporation for the Industry and Innovation Forum on Wednesday 18 July to discuss big business driving small business, supply chain readiness, engaging regional businesses to develop innovative mindsets, major projects and more; talking about how these big ticket items affect you in your business, whether you’re a large multi-national or one of the region’s many supply chain capable SMEs.

This forum is for:

  • mining companies
  • companies working in the supply chain for the mining and construction industries
  • companies looking to grow their connections with other local suppliers
  • companies looking for new opportunities to expand

The day will include a number of presentation styles and networking opportunities, including:

  • Keynote speeches from senior industry and government sectors
  • Panel presentations from a range of expert speakers
  • Practical advice from businesses both within and outside of the Central Highlands
  • One-on-one speed networking
  • Beer & Business networking session

Register now

YOUR TICKET INCLUDES:

Keynote speeches from senior industry and government sectors
Panel presentations from a range of expert  speakers, including those working in procurement for our region’s biggest employers
Practical advice from businesses both within and outside of the Central Highlands
Two networking sessions
Morning tea, lunches, drinks & canapes

Speakers include:

  • The Hon Senator Matthew Canavan, Minister for Northern Australia and Minister for Resources
  • Ian MacFarlane, CEO of Queensland Resources Council
  • Paul Hodgson, General Manager Innovation and Stakeholder Engagement (East Coast) for National Energy Resources Australia

Event details

Wednesday 18 July, 2018

9.30am – 5pm

McIndoe Function Centre,

McIndoe Park, Opal Street, Emerald

Cost: $75 inc GST

RSVP Monday 9 July 2018

For more details, contact:
Kylie Hawkins, Events Coordinator via events@chdc.com.au or on (07) 4982 4386

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