Brisbane’s 2020 Outlook
Brisbane has major infrastructure projects in the pipeline, continued innovation from the city’s world-class research and education facilities, promising trends in tourism and interstate talent, and a high-profile Olympics bid, 2020 is set to be a year for Brisbane to remember.
Tourism and Talent in 2020
Dustin Welch, Head of Property & Tourism Investment at Brisbane Economic Development Agency, explains the forces that are driving Brisbane’s arrival as a must-do tourist destination and a hub for interstate talent.
Technology in Brisbane
Anthony Musumeci, Head of Technology Investment at Brisbane Economic Development Agency, identifies three global trends that represent particularly exciting opportunities for Brisbane.
It has been confirmed that Brisbane will make a formal bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The bid comes on the back of a feasibility study commissioned by the South East Queensland Council of Mayors in 2016, which found that the region is capable of hosting the event.