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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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OPINION: Our CRISPR food future: ground-breaking gene editing technologies and what it means for agriculture

Peter Waterhouse predicts an ‘avalanche’ of ground-breaking developments in CRISPR technology in the next two years, with big benefits for food producers and consumers.

OPINION: Reinvigorating Eagle Street Pier as Waterfront Precinct - a civic light for the positive momentum of Brisbane

Shaun Munday of Place Design Group says reinventing Eagle Street Pier will be a game changer for Brisbane.

FEATURE: Transforming Howard Smith Wharves is an exercise in preserving history

Brisbane has re-engaged with the river in a really nice way, and the development of Howard Smith Wharves will be transformative from a public space perspective at that section of the city.

VIDEO: Architects Karl Eckermann and Elizabeth Watson Brown in conversation on Reinventing the Brisbane River

Architects from firm Architectus discuss just what it takes to make Brisbane’s built environment truly connect to the river and the city.

Invest News July 2018

Nominations for the Lord Mayor's Business Awards close soon, plus new $150m QPAC redevelopment to deliver more performing arts to Brisbane.

Invest News May 2018

Energy Mines & Money Australia conference to hit Brisbane; Brewdog gets DA approval; New $150m Cultural Centre Theatre announced; Brisbane Airport CEO honoured; + more.

VIDEO: Mining tech will transform the way resource companies do business

The time is ripe for technology to integrate holistically across mining operations, says METS Ignited’s Ian Dover.

ANALYSIS: Mining is back and investors aren’t just watching from the sidelines

Revenue’s up, prices are healthy, investors are acting. Queensland’s Resources Investment Commissioner Todd Harrington says the numbers don’t lie - mining has stormed back.

OPINION: Shaping our energy future is an opportunity Brisbane innovators can lead

NERA’s Paul Hodgson says the prize is huge for those willing to innovate and disrupt in the energy industry.

Invest News April 2018

News from the Invest team including Myriad; World of Drones is back; Boeing developing autonomous systems and more.