Upcoming Events for Cleantech Businesses

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The JobShow

Now Calling For Exhibitors

When: 10.00 am – 4.00 pm 16 October 2018

Where: TAFE QLD Mooloolaba Campus

Cost: Refer to the website

Details: Join more 35 local employers, skills providers and businesses who are already registered to exhibit at the Sunshine Coast JobShow: Jobs-Skills-Business Support event on 16th October 2018 – the biggest and most cost-effective Jobs, Skills and Business Services market in the region.

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Verge 2018 Conference

When: 16 – 18 October 2018

Where: Oakland Convention Centre

Cost: Refer to website

Details: The VERGE 18 conference and expo convenes a high-powered audience of more than 2,500 leaders — from companies and utilities, city and regional governments, policy makers, NGOs, solution providers and startups — to explore scalable, cross-cutting solutions at the intersection of technology and sustainability within three dynamic and influential markets: circular economy, clean energy and transportation and mobility.

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One Day Business Management Systems

When: 17 October 2018

Where: Venue 114, formerly known as Lake Kawana Community Centre Bokarina

Cost: $95

Details: Good Business Management Systems are required by the supply chain to win work in major projects, including Government, larger private tenders, the Resources or Defence sector and large buyer groups.

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Capability Statement Workshop

When: 8.30am- 12.30pm Friday 19 October 2018

Where: Ground Floor Conference Room (G.01) 12 First Ave; Maroochydore

Cost: $50

Details: This interactive workshop will provide valuable information to enable you to develop your own capability statement.

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National Water Week

When: 21 – 27 October 2018

Where: Various locations

Cost: Refer to the website

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Futuremap Workshop

When: 7.30 – 10.30 24 October

Where:  Surfair, 923 David Low Way, Marcoola

Cost: Complimentary


Tendering for Business

When:  8.30am to 12.30pm Wednesday 24 October 2018

Where: North Lakes Conference Room 6 Endeavour Blvd, North Lakes

Cost: $50

Details: RSVP COB 23 October 2018

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Noosa International Film Festival

When: 2.00pm – 5.30pm Sunday 28 October

Where: Eumundi School of Arts Hall

Cost: Early Brid Special at $16 plus until 21 September, after this date the cost will be $19 plus.

Details: Travel around the world without leaving your seat with these captivating
films which explore our beautiful planet. Enjoy a beautifully photographed tour de
force of original thinking on who we are and the environmental challenges we face.

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Tendering for Business Workshop

When:  8.30am – 12.30pm Friday 30 October 2018

Where: Ground Floor Conference Room (G.01) 12 First Ave; Maroochydore

Cost: $50

Details: This practical and interactive workshop will show you how to prepare and submit conforming and effective tenders for government and private sectors, both large and small contracts.

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Innovation Master Class

When: 8.15am – 1.00pm on 9, 16, 30 October and 8 and 15 November

Where: Digital Hub, 253 David Low Way, Peregian Beach

Cost: $495 plus GST

Enquiries: Colin Graham, Causeway Innovation, cgraham@causewayinnovation.com

Details: The Innovation Master Class is an applied business development program and is focused on helping businesses to grow and improve profitability through innovation and outlines a practical five-step approach to develop a strategic direction, generate, evaluate and implement innovative new ideas.

The program cost is subsidised at $495 plus GST – the normal fee is $2,000 – to help growing small businesses access this practical support. The fee includes five workshops, course materials plus a one-to-one session focusing on implementation.

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Green Gown Awards Australasia

When: 31 Oct – 2 Nov 2018.

Where: University of Adelaide

Cost: Refer to the website

Details: The Green Gown Awards Australasia is the first and only Award Scheme dedicated to recognising excellence in sustainability within the tertiary education sector in Australasia

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National Recycling Week

When: 12 – 18 November 2018

Where: Various locations

Cost: Refer to the website

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Smart City Expo World Congress

When: 13 – 15 November 2018

Where: Barcelona, Spain

Cost: Refer to website

Details: The upcoming Smart City Expo World Congress is the leading international event for the smart urban solutions industry.

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Sunshine Coast Business Awards – Cleantech and Manufacturers Categories

When: 17 November 2018

Where: Refer to the website

Cost: Refer to the website

Details: The Sunshine Coast Business Awards recognises the many, impressive business success stories throughout the region, with a major gala event held in November and attended by 600 people from all corners of our business community.


Financing the 21st Century, Globe Capital

When: 27 – 28 February 2019

Where: Toronto Canada

Cost: Refer to the website

Details: There is a ton of capital out there – how do we get it into the right hands? Join us at GLOBE Capital in Toronto on February 27-28, 2019 for the answers. This unique event brings together leaders in finance, infrastructure, cleantech, manufacturing and resources to discuss how to capitalize on opportunities in the clean economy. The 2019 program will explore how to align risk and return requirements, become more competitive, and unlock the capital that will help us realize the economic opportunity.

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Cleantech Industries Sunshine Coast is a membership-based eco business hub connecting eco-friendly businesses with consumers and Government. We provide the latest cleantech news, expert advice and growth strategies for cleantech business owners and supporters.  To join CISC or enquire, email info@cleantechsunshinecoast.org.au