September 2019

Brisbane

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CareFactor Incubator Program

23 September 2019 - 13 December 2019
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

CareFactor is Australia’s first aged care incubator program, providing the skills, resources and support for aged care start-ups, entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs. CareFactor will provide a platform to develop and test unique solutions to solve key industry challenges.

Do you have the next game-changing idea that will advance Australia’s aged care sector?

CareFactor is Australia’s first aged care incubator program, providing the skills, resources and support for aged care start-ups, entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs. CareFactor will provide a platform to develop and test unique solutions to solve key industry challenges.

Supported by sponsors like ACSAAustradeWestpacPayntersSprintVCRedchip and Advancer, CareFactor has been developed to rapidly scale ideas nationally and internationally.

Event details

Date Monday 23 September – Friday 13 December 2019
Location Brisbane
Cost See website for details

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October 2019

San Francisco, USA

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California Life Sciences Institute FAST Advisory Program

01 October 2019 - 31 January 2020
Event Organiser: TIQ

Trade and Investment Queensland (TIQ) and Life Sciences Queensland (LSQ) in partnership with the California Life Sciences Institute (CLSI) are offering 5 Queensland life sciences companies the opportunity to participate in a 12-week accelerator advisory program in San Francisco, USA.

Trade and Investment Queensland (TIQ) and Life Sciences Queensland (LSQ) in partnership with the California Life Sciences Institute (CLSI) are offering 5 Queensland life sciences companies the opportunity to participate in a 12-week accelerator advisory program in San Francisco, USA.

Who

Queensland life science companies with a demonstrated interest in the US market.

What

CLSI is a member-based industry association established to maintain California’s leadership in life sciences innovation through support of entrepreneurship, education and career development. Their FAST Advisory Program aims to assist life science start-ups and scale ups gain commercial footholds into the US market through a series of one-on-one industry mentoring sessions and targeted events.

When

The Queensland FAST Program runs mid-October 2019 to January 2020, and culminates in a targeted presence at BIO2020, San Diego in June 2020. Participation in this program requires companies to commit to at least 3 one-week trips to the US and dedicated time for weekly remote meetings with mentors.

Why

San Francisco Bay Area is the world’s most mature and experienced life science cluster and offers deep commercialisation expertise and access to capital. In addition to leading life science innovation in synthetic biology, therapeutics, diagnostics, medical devices and industrial biotech, Silicon Valley’s technological knowhow also makes the region a world leader in the convergence of biological and digital health technologies.

Cost

TIQ will cover the program cost to the value of USD$14,000 per company. Your company will be expected to cover your flights, accommodation, and some meals during your in-country sessions. Terms and conditions apply. Please refer to Austrade’s Export Market Development Grant (EMDG) to see if you are eligible for their assistance with your out-of-pocket expenses.

Event details

Date October 2019 to January 2020
Location San Francisco, USA
Cost See above

Expressions of interest close at 11.55pm on Wednesday 21 August 2019.

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For more information please contact Alita Singer alita.singer@tiq.qld.gov.au
 
Partnered with Life Sciences Queensland, California Life Sciences Institute, and Life Sciences Catalyst

Mumbai

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CII Education Summit

30 October 2019 - 30 November 2019
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) works to create and sustain an environment conducive to the development of India, partnering industry, Government, and civil society, through advisory and consultative processes.

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) works to create and sustain an environment conducive to the development of India, partnering industry, Government, and civil society, through advisory and consultative processes.

The CII Education Summit 2019 aims to promote Industry-Academia Collaborations and is aimed at promoters of educational institutions, faculties, students, and industry representatives.

Agenda for the Conference

  • Effective Education Policy for Quality Outcomes and showcasing of best practices in States and Union Territories of India.
  • Industry-Academia Collaborations.
  • Internationalization of Higher Education in India
  • Partnerships between Industry & Institutes

Event details

Date

October–November 2019

Location

Mumbai

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November 2019

Various locations in Queensland

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ATO small business workshops (free, throughout 2019)

04 November 2019 - 30 November 2019
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

The Australian Taxation Office runs regular free workshops on taxation-related topics for small businesses.

The Australian Taxation Office runs regular free workshops on taxation-related topics for small businesses. Workshop topics include:

  • tax essentials for small business
  • record keeping for small business
  • employer essentials for small business.

Workshops run monthly at a range of locations throughout Queensland.

Event details

Date Various throughout the year
Location Various around Queensland
Cost Free

Why attend?

To learn taxation essentials for your business, learn about government initiatives that may help your business, and get up to date on digital tax services

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Bengaluru

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Bengaluru Tech Summit

18 November 2019 - 20 November 2019
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

The 2019 Bengaluru Tech Summit is the 21st flagship event of the Government of Karnataka's Department of IT & BT. This year's theme is Innovation & Impact.

The 2019 Bengaluru Tech Summit is the 21st flagship event of the Government of Karnataka’s

Department of IT & BT. This year’s theme is Innovation & Impact.

This event has always been a strategic platform for industries, technologies, and use cases worldwide to understand and to leverage the latest technical innovations and technical repercussions on our businesses and daily lives.

Event details

Date

18–20 November 2019

Location

Bengaluru

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Benguluru

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Bangalore India Bio (Concurrent to Tech summit)

18 November 2019 - 20 November 2019
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

This year, INDIA BIO will showcase the consistent focus of the Biotech industry towards new innovations and impactful progress in the growth trajectory of the industry through aptly chosen theme, Innovation & Impact.

The Dept. of IT & BT, Government of Karnataka is organising its 18th edition of its flagship event INDIA BIO at Bengaluru Palace, Bengaluru under the umbrella of the prestigious Bengaluru Tech Summit. This year, INDIA BIO will showcase the consistent focus of the Biotech industry towards new innovations and impactful progress in the growth trajectory of the industry through aptly chosen theme, Innovation & Impact.

Biotechnology sector has become the significant sector changing and enhancing the growth of India’s global profile with Karnataka as the major leading player in the biotechnology revolution of India. With more than 60% the biotech companies in the country with base in Karnataka, the state is responsible for 50% of the total revenues being generated in the biotech sector in India.

The Summit will bring together Thought Leaders, Technocrats, Researchers, Innovators, Investors and Policy Makers from different streams paving the way for interdisciplinary dialogue and collaborations leading to emergence of disruptive technologies, path breaking products and unique services.

This event has always been a strategic platform for industries, technologies, and use cases worldwide to understand and to leverage the latest technical innovations and technical repercussions on our businesses and daily lives.We invite you to seize the moment and acquire the required momentum to propel your Business onto the growth trajectory at largest biotechnology industry cluster in India, the INDIA BIO.

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Date

18–20 November 2019

Location

Benguluru

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Townsville

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Hydrogen Industry Forum

20 November 2019
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

The race is on to find a new source of clean energy that can create jobs, drive industry growth and maintain Queensland as a world-leading energy supplier. And renewable hydrogen could be the solution.

The race is on to find a new source of clean energy that can create jobs, drive industry growth and maintain Queensland as a world-leading energy supplier. And renewable hydrogen could be the solution.

This event is your opportunity to hear from renewable hydrogen experts and learn how you can benefit from this exciting new industry.

Event details

Date Wednesday 20 November 2019
Time 7.00am–9.00am (AEST)
Location Pavilion 3, The Ville Resort and Casino
Sir Leslie Thiess Drive
TOWNSVILLE QLD 4810
Cost Free

Why attend?

To hear from renewable hydrogen experts and learn how you can benefit from this new industry

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New Delhi

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FICCI Higher education summit

27 November 2019 - 29 November 2019
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

The FICCI Higher education summit has evolved into a thought leadership forum and brings together key stakeholders including policy makers, educationists, industry, and students for deliberations and knowledge sharing.

FICCI has been organizing this Summit for the last 13 years supported by the Union Ministry of Human Resource & Development and Ministry of Commerce & Industry and has become one of the events and a sought-after platform in the whole of the world.

The Summit has evolved into a thought leadership forum and brings together key stakeholders including policy makers, educationists, industry, and students for deliberations and knowledge sharing.

In addition to the Conference, we get 150 exhibitors from top of the line Indian and foreign Institutions showcasing the products and programs. More than 1200 delegates from 65 plus countries participate in the Conference.

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Date

27–29 November 2019

Location

New Delhi

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December 2019

Sunshine Coast

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Export Connections event – Sunshine Coast

12 December 2019
Event Organiser: TIQ

As part of TIQ’s Export Connections series, Impact Innovation will deliver an interactive seminar providing you with the right connections, knowledge and tools to succeed in overseas markets.

As part of TIQ’s Export Connections series, Impact Innovation will deliver an interactive seminar providing you with the right connections, knowledge and tools to succeed in overseas markets.

Sandra Gosling, Co-Founder of COYO, will be our keynote speaker.

In addition to Sandra’s presentation, this collaboration event will provide you with new contacts and connections that will drive your export competitiveness and growth.

Event details

Date Thursday 12 December 2019
Time 9.15am arrival (for a 9.30am start) to 11.30am (AEST)
Location Alexandra Headland Surf Life Saving Club
167 Alexandra Parade
ALEXANDRA HEADLAND QLD 4572
Cost Free

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For further information please contact Sharyn Byrnes at sharyn.byrnes@tiq.qld.gov.au

January 2020

Germany/Switzerland/France

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European Landing Pad Fintech Bootcamp

20 January 2020 - 31 January 2020
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

Coordinated by Austrade, TIQ and other state counterparts, this bootcamp is a major opportunity for Australian financial technology, regtech, insurtech and blockchain/AI/data companies interested in doing business in Europe/UK.

Coordinated by Austrade, TIQ and other state counterparts, this bootcamp is a major opportunity for Australian financial technology, regtech, insurtech and blockchain/AI/data companies interested in doing business in Europe and the UK.

Bootcamp participants will visit major fintech ecosystems across Europe, including Germany and Switzerland, and attend the Paris Fintech Forum.

Expressions of interest to participate in the bootcamp close 14 October 2019, with travel taking place in early 2020.

Event details

Date Monday 20–Friday 31 January 2020
Location Germany, Switzerland, France
Cost Free to successful applicants

Why attend?

To promote your fintech products in the European market

Expressions of interest

Email Katherine.Heathcote@austrade.gov.au

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Mumbai

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STARUP–Start Up and VC Investment event

31 January 2020 - 01 February 2020
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

STARup is a gathering of over 2,000 entrepreneurs, investors, corporate representatives and government officials and influencers from the Indian, Asian and European start-up ecosystems.

STARup is a gathering of over 2,000 entrepreneurs, investors, corporate representatives and government officials and influencers from the Indian, Asian and European start-up ecosystems. STARup, first launched in 2016, saw 700 leaders in the start-up community coming together, the second edition in May 2017 saw more than 1200 participants rock the city of Bengaluru, while the NCR edition in 2018 saw a gathering of more than 1500 stakeholders.

STARup is the ultimate networking experience, ensuring you meet the right people, in the right business atmosphere through effective curation. Experienced entrepreneurs, active investors – both angels and institutions, influencers, facilitators and of course corporate representatives gather with only one agenda – BUSINESS.

Attend sessions, be part of workshops, engage in round table sessions, join panels, set up 1-on-1 meetings, pitch, party and of course don’t ever stop networking. At the end of two days, we promise you will want more!

Event details

Date

 Friday 31 January – Saturday 1 February 2020

Location

Mumbai (venue TBD) 

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March 2020

Singapore

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Food and Hotel Asia 2020

03 March 2020 - 03 April 2020
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

Food and Hotel Asia attracts 40,000 buyers from 50 markets and is considered one of the key trade events on the global food calendar.

Food and Hotel Asia attracts 40,000 buyers from 50 markets and is considered one of the key trade events on the global food calendar. For 2020, FHA has moved to introduce two dedicated shows –FHA HoReCa and FHA Food & Beverage – which will offer 2 distinct identities and differentiated offerings.

FHA-HoReCa brings together the most extensive line-up of innovative HoReCa products and smart technologies from across the globe for the fast-growing demands of Asia’s food and hospitality industry, including the bakery and pastry, food-service and hospitality equipment, hospitality technology, hospitality style and specialty coffee and tea sectors.

FHA-Food & Beverage brings together the world of food and drinks industry to network and trade in extensive categories of products and services that will satisfy the evolving appetite of the markets, including in the drinks, grains and pulses, organics, meat, seafood, halal, dairy and food-tech sectors.

Event details

Date Sunday 3 – Wednesday 6 March 2020 (FHA-HoReCa)
Sunday 31 March – Wednesday 3 April 2020 (FHA-Food & Beverage)
Location Singapore
Cost See website for details

Why attend?

To meet with key industry partners, exhibitors and buyers from around Asia in sectors including dairy, drinks, meat, seafood, oils and fats, grains and pulses, fresh produce, halal, organics and snacks and confectionery

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Brisbane

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MRO Australasia

10 March 2020 - 12 March 2020
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

MRO Australasia, the two day conference with a showcase exhibition, takes place in Brisbane, Australia on March 11–12, 2020. This launch event has gained fantastic industry support, with over 25 sponsors, supporters and exhibitors now confirmed.

MRO Australasia, the two day conference with a showcase exhibition, takes place in Brisbane, Australia on March 11–12, 2020. This launch event has gained fantastic industry support, with over 25 sponsors, supporters and exhibitors now confirmed.

With the Queensland Government as the Host Sponsor, this event will be the leading destination for suppliers to meet key decision makers and for buyers to learn, test and purchase new MRO solutions and services.

Covering maintenance, repair and overhaul for all fixed wing aircraft; commercial, business, general and regional aviation and rotorcraft, MRO Australasia will be the perfect opportunity to understand the crucial issues that impact the MRO industry in this region.

Event details

Date Tuesday 10 March 2020 (Welcome Reception)
Wednesday 11 – Thursday 12 March 2020 (Conference and Showcase)
Location Brisbane
Cost See website for details

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Tokyo, Japan

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FOODEX Japan 2020

10 March 2020 - 13 March 2020
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

Trade and Investment Queensland (TIQ) Japan Office is excited to assist Queensland’s food and agribusiness exporters to exhibit at FOODEX Japan 2020, Asia’s leading food and beverage show hosting in Tokyo (Makuhari Messe) from 10–13 March 2020.

Trade and Investment Queensland (TIQ) Japan Office is excited to assist Queensland’s food and agribusiness exporters to exhibit at FOODEX Japan 2020, Asia’s leading food and beverage show hosting in Tokyo (Makuhari Messe) from 10–13 March 2020.

FOODEX 2019 attracted over 80,000 visitors, 11,000 of which were from overseas, and 3,300 exhibitors from over 80 countries and regions.

The presence of key international buyers will provide Queensland exporters with the opportunity to identify new buyers, and create opportunities to network with a vast range of international visitors.

More information can be found on our mission page.

Event details

Date Tuesday 10 – Friday 13 March 2020
Location Tokyo, Japan
Cost See mission page for details

Expressions of interest

Please register your interest at the earliest to enable TIQ to organise meetings with your relevant stakeholders in both the cities.

Registration of interest closes on Friday 11 October 2019.

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For further information please contact Marina Wardhana at marina.wardhana@tiq.qld.gov.au

TIQ FOODEX mission page

FOODEX Japan 2020 website

September 2020

Brisbane

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LAND FORCES 2020

01 September 2020 - 03 September 2020
Event Organiser: Other government/industry

Presented with support from the Australian Army, the biennial LAND FORCES exposition is an international industry event to showcase equipment, technology and services for the armies of Australia and the Indo-Asia-Pacific.

Presented with support from the Australian Army, the biennial LAND FORCES exposition is an international industry event to showcase equipment, technology and services for the armies of Australia and the Indo-Asia-Pacific.

Event details

Date Tuesday 1 – Thursday 3 September 2020
Location Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
Merivale Street and Glenelg Street
SOUTH BRISBANE QLD 4101
Cost See website for details

Why attend?

To exchange ideas on key land forces issues

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