Workshop – Eight Mile Plains

The Department of Employment, Small Business and Training is hosting a free business capability workshop for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses in Eight Mile Plains and surrounding areas. The workshop will be delivered by Jenni Walke, Elephant in the Room Consulting, who will work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses to develop the perfect pitch.

 

Date: 24/10/2019

Time: 10.00 am – 1.00 pm

Location: Indigenous Business Precinct, Building 8, 107 Miles Platting Road, Eight Mile Plains

Cost: Free

Booking: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/free-aboriginal-and-torres-strait-islander-pitch-training-workshop-tickets-75104127467

 

Event Contacts: Elise Wall, elise.wall@desbt.qld.gov.au, Department of Employment, Small Business and Training


Small Business Workshop – Gold Coast

Participating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses will develop their interviewing skills, pitch skills and participate in podcast to talk about their business. They will have access to business coaches to provide practical advice and support throughout the day.

 

Date: 22/10/2019

Time: 9.00 am – 2.00 pm

Location: Headquarters Gold Coast, Unit 1/52 Newheath Drive, Arundel QLD 4214

Cost: Free

Booking: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/free-aboriginal-and-torres-strait-islander-media-training-workshop-tickets-75080075527

 

Event Contact: Elise Wall, elise.wall@desbt.qld.gov.au, Department of Employment, Small Business and Training


Business Pitching Workshop – Sydney

Half-day workshop preparing Indigenous Businesses to know their business, how to sell themselves and how best to best ask and answer questions.

 

Date: 17/10/2019

Time: 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Location: level 5 33 argyle street, parramatta, nsw 2150

Cost: Free

Booking: https://www.yarpa.com.au/eventdetails/4562/pitching-workshop-indigenous-business

 

Event Contact: Jake Simon, events@yarpa.com.au, Yarpa NSW Indigenous Business and Employment Hub


Griffith Business School Symposium – Brisbane

Indigenous People’s Economic Well-being: Way Forward – This one-day symposium will bring together researchers, policy makers and interested parties from academia, industry and government to discuss matters pertinent to Australia’s First People’s Economic Well-being.

The Symposium provides a critical opportunity to examine the way in which economics has influenced the well being of Australia’s First Peoples. This Symposium aims to facilitate a more accurate analyses of the issues at hand and to generate a more informed and robust appreciation about how such issues have influenced the historical and contemporary well being of First Australians.

It is envisaged that the Symposium will influence the future development of social policy and services to enhance the economic well being of First Australians.

 

Date: 15/10/2019

Time: 10.00 am – 4.00 pm

Location: EcoCentre (N68) via Ring Road, Griffith University, Nathan Campus, Nathan Qld 4111

Cost: Free

Booking: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=q8h8Wtykm0-_YGZxQEmtYgSjPFhB60ZGi54jbOBBmBlUN0Y2SFVGMkNXUkc5Wlg4NEVDM0NaRjNGNyQlQCN0PWcu

 

Event Contact: Professor EA Selva Selvanathan, e.selvanathan@griffith.edu.au, Griffith Business School, Economic Policy Analysis Program (EPAP), Griffith University


Griffith University Symposium – Brisbane

This one-day symposium will bring together researchers, policy makers and interested parties from academia, industry and government to discuss matters pertinent to Australia’s First People’s Economic Well-being.

The Symposium provides a critical opportunity to examine the way in which economics has influenced the well being of Australia’s First Peoples.

This Symposium aims to facilitate a more accurate analyses of the issues at hand and to generate a more informed and robust appreciation about how such issues have influenced the historical and contemporary well being of First Australians. It is envisaged that the Symposium will influence the future development of social policy and services to enhance the economic well being of First Australians.

 

Date: 15/10/2019

Time: 10.00 am – 4.00 pm

Booking: https://www.facebook.com/events/1566585990150288/

Venue: EcoCentre (N68) via Ring Road, Griffith University, Nathan Campus, Nathan Qld 4111

Cost: Free

 

Event contact: Professor EA Selva Selvanathan, e.selvanathan@griffith.edu.au, Griffith Business School, Economic Policy Analysis Program (EPAP), Griffith University

All events are correct at the time of publication.


UNSW Festival of Business

Join us for a celebration of Indigenous ingenuity at a local, regional & national level. The main UNSW walkway will come to life with a mix of unique Indigenous artisans & stall holders bringing quality goods & great buys.

Join us in UNSW Galleries for a feast of films, launches & talks by leading Indigenous entrepreneurs & trailblazers.

Take part in one of the specialised workshops to develop your skills & knowledge. Alternatively join in one of the yarning circles in UNSW Galleries.

For a feast of further talks book launches & special announcements culminating in a Celebration on the Podium & lawn with catering by Wiradjuri Chef Jo Wolles Goanna Hut.

 

Date: 24/10/2019

Time: 1o:30 am – 7 pm

Booking: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/indigenous-business-month-unsw-tickets-74643423489

Events: Indigenous ingenuity celebration – 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

                UNSW galleries – 2 pm – 3:30 pm

                Specialised workshops – 3:45 pm – 4:30 pm

                Yarning Circle – 4:50 pm – 7 pm

Venue: University New South Wales, Sydney, 2052

Cost: Free

 

Event contact: Bec Harcourt, rebecca.harcourt@unsw.edu, UNSW

All events are correct at the time of publication.

 


Black Coffee – Sydney – 31st October 2019

Black Coffee will be a networking opportunity to kick of Indigenous Business month and we are excited to have the National Indigenous Australians Agency, Many Rivers and Indigenous Community Volunteers attending to discuss their support to businesses and individuals.

 

Date: 31st October 2019

Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm

Booking: https://www.facebook.com/events/1566585990150288/

Venue: Three Williams Cafe – 613a Elizabeth St, Redfern NSW 2016

Cost: Free

 

Event contact: Kat Hennaway, Kat@womensbusiness.com.au

All events are correct at the time of publication.


Black Coffee – Mackay – 1st October 2019

Black Coffee will be a networking opportunity to kick of Indigenous Business month and we are excited to have the National Indigenous Australians Agency, Many Rivers and Indigenous Community Volunteers attending to discuss their support to businesses and individuals.

 

Date: 1st October 2019

Time: 5:00pm – 7:00pm

Booking: RSVP to businessMKY@datsip.qld.gov.au

Venue: Quest Mackay, 38 Macalister Street, Mackay

Cost: Free

 

Event contact: Rhiannon Minniecon, rhiannon.minniecon@datsip.qld.gov.au, businessMKY@datsip.qld.gov.au

All events are correct at the time of publication.


Black Coffee – Logan – 31st October 2019

Black Coffee – Monthly networking with Indigenous business owners and Indigenous professionals. Join us for the whole morning, or just pop in and say hello.

 

Date: 31st October 2019

Time: 8.00 am – 9.00 am

Booking: via Online Registration

Venue: Destination Cafe, 3/10 Old Chatswood road, Springwood.

Cost: Free

 

Event contact: Kathryn Potter, BlackCoffee.logan@gmail.com

All events are correct at the time of publication.


Meet the Buyer Forum and Networking Event – Coorparoo – 31st October

The forum will be run as a speed-networking event, with resource companies, contractors and business support organisations stationed at tables to be visited by Indigenous businesses. Indigenous businesses will have 5 minutes at each table to present their business capabilities. There will also be opportunities to network with other Indigenous businesses.

Date: 31st October 2019

Time: 1.30pm – 6.00pm

Booking: via Online Registration

Venue: Easts Leagues Club, 40 Main Avenue, Coorparoo, QLD, 4151

Cost: Free

Event contact: Mel Sutton, MoU to Increase Indigenous Participation in the Queensland Resources Sector, mel@consultingsolutions.net.au

All events are correct at the time of publication.