Business Events Calendar

  • Industry 4.0 breakfast seminar

    Industry 4.0 breakfast seminar

    23rd Jul - Jul 2019

    Industry 4.0, otherwise referred to as the Fourth Industrial Revolution, is a key enabler of advanced manufacturers that connects big data and analytics with automation and robotics to improve cost, productivity, profitability and operations of a manufacturer.
    The Introduction to Industry 4.0 (i4.0) Breakfast Seminars is aimed at introducing and demystifying the concept of industry 4.0 for manufacturers.

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  • Capricorn Industry Group - Industry Networking Lunch

    Capricorn Industry Group - Industry Networking Lunch

    16th Aug - Aug 2019

    The Capricorn Industry Group is pleased to host its second Industry Networking Lunch on Friday 16th August to hear from a selection of our major projects proponents.

    With infrastructure projects valued at more than $3 billion starting across our region, business and industry representatives are urged to take advantage of project updates and learn more on how to link to these projects.

    Cost – Capricorn Enterprise Members $35 and Non-Members $50

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    For further information please contact Neil Lethlean, Regional Economic Development Manager, phone 07 4927 2055 or email

  • Short Course in Positive Leadership

    Short Course in Positive Leadership

    28th Aug - 29th Aug 2019

    Short Course endorsed by Capricorn Enterprise

    Positive Leadership

    Delivered by Rob Ritchie from Positive Difference. Rob has a mission to deliver exceptional training to optimise wellbeing, performance and leadership capacity.

    Positive Difference assists leaders to create more positive work environments by empowering them and their staff with affordable access to comprehensive, professional training in the scientific principles and practical strategies embraced by the most engaged and resilient individuals, the most positive and productive teams, and the most sustainably purposeful organisations.

    The Short Course in Positive Leadership will both affirm and challenge you as you reflect upon how you can become a more positively effective leader. On completion of the course, you can expect to be well equipped with exciting new knowledge, empowering practical strategies, and an invigorated sense of purpose and passion as a positive leader. More important than being an expert, you will be an example that others will want to follow.


  • Capricornia Major Projects Forum

    25th Oct - Oct 2019


    The 2019 Capricorn Enterprise Major Projects Forum will once again be the premier project forum in the region.

    2019 will see the commencement of in excess of $3.5 Billion worth of infrastructure projects across the region encompassing Livingstone and Rockhampton Council areas generating unprecedented  opportunities for regional business and local workforce.

    Hear directly from project proponents. Confirmed presenters include:

    • Lucas Dow, CEO, Adani
    • Chris Birrer, First Assistant Secretary – Infrastructure, Department of Defence
    • James Foreman, Laing O’Rourke
    • Peter Donaghy, Director – Coal Assessment Hub, Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy
    • Nam Quach, Senior Development Manager, Goldwind, Clarke Creek Wind Project
    • Shane Charles, Executive Chairman, Toowoomba and Surat Basin Enterprise, and General Manager Strategy and Development, WAGNER Group

    Additional presenters and details to follow.

  • Australia’s First Wellness Tourism Summit

    Australia’s First Wellness Tourism Summit

    19th Mar - 20th Mar 2020

    Early Bird Tickets now on sale

    Join Australia’s first Wellness Tourism Summit, March 19 & 20, 2020, in Noosa. Immerse in the latest wellness travel research, consumer trends and best practice for a sector now worth $639 billion in visitor expenditure globally.

    Tourism Australia and Tourism Noosa are proud partners of Australia’s first wellness tourism summit.

    Get into the hearts and minds of the global wellness traveller and find out what they want and how to deliver this. Over 20 leading wellness travel experts will join the main stage including Paris-based Emlyn Brown, Accor’s Global Vice President of Wellbeing, Luxury and Premium Brands.

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