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Insights & Blog

Brisbane is full of extraordinary people doing extraordinary things. Here’s where you’ll find expertise, opinions and insights from Brisbane’s business community; read compelling stories on what makes the city’s diverse business sectors tick; and learn about the latest opportunities for investors, entrepreneurs and innovators.

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Invest News July 2019

Brisbane Economic Development Agency is looking to seize an $18 million-a-day lost opportunity by transforming the Brisbane region into one of the world’s must-visit destinations through the Visitor Economy 2031 Vision.

The new breed: How the industrial property market is managing a quantum shift in technology

LOGOS Head of Australia & New Zealand Darren Searle says the industrial and logistics sector is undergoing a huge transformation - the kind that hasn’t been seen in over 30 years.

Invest News June 2019

News from the invest team including Brisbane's luxury hotel boom, the Lord Mayor’s Experience Development Incentive Grant Program, Brisbane Airport's multi-billion-dollar expansion plans and applications open for the Lord Mayor's Business Awards.

OPINION: South East Queensland is ripe for investment, but policy needs to stay ahead of the curve

Property Council Queensland Executive Director Chris Mountford discusses the challenges for policymakers in a rapidly evolving industrial environment and reflects on Brisbane City Council’s new Industrial Strategy.

VIDEO: What does the next decade hold for industrial property in Brisbane?

David Keir, General Manager of Property & Sustainability at Port of Brisbane, and John Tormey, Executive General Manager of BNE Property at Brisbane Airport Corporation, discuss the Australia Trade Coast, customer trends and what the next decade holds.

OPINION: Brisbane’s start-up framework is in place, now let’s get scaling

Ian Mason, CEO of Rainbow Bridge Education, discusses the importance of scaling Brisbane’s start-up scene.

5 Brisbane scale-ups doing big things in science and tech

Data from the most recent Start-up Muster report shows that Brisbane has surpassed Melbourne to become the second-largest city for start-up founders to base their business.

2019 Asia Pacific Cities Summit and Mayors’ Forum

The 2019 Asia Pacific Cities Summit (2019APCS) and Mayors’ Forum is set to return to Brisbane from 7 – 10 July 2019. The theme is ‘Driving Cities through Business and Innovation’ and provides a platform for local businesses to meet with decision makers from across the Asia Pacific.

Invest News April 2019

News from the invest team including Microsoft backing a Brisbane start-up, the world's brightest minds in tech and innovation presenting at QODE plus meet the Lord Mayor's Trailblazer Grant recipients.

Intelligent eats: The robots fortifying the future of our food

Roger Hellens, the Deputy Executive Director of IFE Directorate's Institute for Future Environments, says advances in robotics and digital agriculture have the potential to completely change the future of food.