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Gumption Trigger Launch 7 December

8 December 2016

Last night over 300 people attended the launch of Gumption Trigger at the Telstra building.  QFI was proud to support one of its Councillor, Dr Catherine Ball who curated the book.  Gumption Trigger is real stories of... more

Smart Electric Power Alliance Delegation 14 November

1 December 2016

QFI hosted the Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) Delegation cocktail function at Old Government House on 14 November. SEPA is an educational non-profit based in Washington. They are a trusted platform for education,... more

President’s Luncheon – Dr Geoff Garrett AO, Queensland Chief Scientist

25 November 2016

QFI held a luncheon today with Councillors and the guest speaker was Dr Geoff Garrett AO, Queensland Chief Scientist.  Geoff spoke on the science, research and innovation plans to deliver Queensland’s future social and... more

Futures Council Meeting 16 November 2016

17 November 2016

The Futures  Council met yesterday to receive an update on the current State of Play of the activities of the QFI. It also  determined the QFI’s strategic priorities and policy agenda for 2017. The meeting was kindly... more

QLD Policy Leaders Series – Energising our Future – 11 November 2016

14 November 2016

The breakfast was an informative discussion on the future of energy in Queensland. The panel discussed the opportunities and challenges for the sector. It also explored the key policy issues  that need to be addressed to... more

QLD Futures Summit 2016 – Follow-Up

23 September 2016

The Summit featured some of Queensland’s most eminent leaders with 300 people attending from government, business, academia and industry. Open by Hon. Annastacia Palaszczuk MP,  Premier and Minister for the... more

QLD Policy Leaders Series – Tourism – Maximising its Resurgence – 13 September 2016

13 September 2016

The breakfast was an insightful discussion on the future of tourism in Queensland.  The panel highlighted the opportunities and challenges for tourism in the future. It also examined the key policy issues to be addressed to... more

President’s Luncheon – Jim Murphy – Queensland Under Treasurer

7 September 2016

QFI held a luncheon today with Councillors and the guest speaker was Mr Jim Murphy, Queensland Under Treasurer.  Jim spoke on how Queensland is developing as a State and canvassed the current financial position and the... more

Update on Policy Committees

10 June 2016

QFI is underway with setting its policy framework with the establishment of various committees set out below. Committees provide members the opportunity to contribute to Queensland’s policy and reform agenda The... more

QLD Policy Leaders Series – Future of Capital Attraction in Queensland

9 June 2016

The breakfast was a stimulating discussion on the future of capital attraction in Queensland.  The speakers highlighted their key policy issues and big changes impacting on accessing capital.  The overall view is... more