Upcoming Events for Cleantech Businesses

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Will frogs croak it?: The challenegd of chytrid fungus and climate change.

When: 27 February 2019

Where: Mary Cairncross Theatrette Maleny

Cost: Free

Details:It has been estimated that one out of every three frog species around the world is in danger of becoming extinct. Because of their highly permeable skins frogs are highly sensitive to toxins and environmental pollutants. In addition, over the past 20 years frog populations have been decimated by chytrid fungus which may be compounded by climate change. Dr Greg Czechura from the Queensland Museum has spent many years researching frogs. He is well-placed to share his predictions for the future of frog populations both locally and around the world.
Join us for this fascinating discussion.

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Energy From Waste 2019

When: 27 – 28 February 2019

Where: London, UK

Cost: See website

Details: The Energy from Waste (EfW) conference, held on the 27th and 28th of February 2019, is the premier conference in the UK and Europe driving new technology discussion, operational efficiency, best practice and compliance in the global energy from waste sector.

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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Tiny Houses and Eco Villages 2

When: 1 – 2 March 2019

Where: The J, Noosa

Cost: Refer to link

Details: Learn how this type of more affordable, environmentally friendly tiny mobile housing can overcome community isolation and disconnection and be the key to building Eco Villages to transition our way of living to a more meaningful, sustainable, regenerative and effective way to live in the future.

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Women in Manufacturing

When: 5 March 2019

Where: Customs House, 399 Queen Street, Brisbane.

Cost: Free

Details: We will be discussing Queensland manufacturers’ ability to innovate and the importance for women to become a part of the new highly skilled occupations that are required for the future, and how to encourage and support new entrants into this evolving sector.

Further Information: Mel.Ireland@aigroup.com.au or 0488 997 677

Demystifying Business Management Systems Workshop

When: 6 March 2019

Where: Venue 144 Bokarina

Cost: $25

Details: Good formal Business Management Systems are required to win work in major projects, including Government and private tenders, the Resources or Defence sector, and large buyer groups.
During the workshop you will be provided template documents to help get you started in preparation for the One Day Business Management Systems Workshop to be held on May 1, 2019. During our one day event an expert mentor will guide you through what your business will require, and assist you with formalising your documents.

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Backyard Buddies.

When: 09 March 2019

Where: Beerwah Library Beerwah

Cost: Free

Details: Ever wondered what lives in your backyard? Join Martin Fingland from Geckoes Wildlife to discover the secret life of flying foxes and other native animals that depend on them for survival.

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Demystifying Business Management Systems Workshop

When: 03 April 2019

Where: Venue 144 Bokarina.

Cost: $25

Details:This workshop has been developed to help you understand how developing your business management systems can increase your tendering capabilities and improve your chance of success. Formalising your business management systems demonstrates to large buyers how you plan to mitigate their risk through competent management of your role in their supply chain.

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One Day Business Management Systems Workshop

When: 01 May 2019

Where: Venue 144 Bokarina.

Cost: $95

Details: Sunshine Coast Council has organised a one-day interactive business management workshop which will not only show you how to write your business management systems but you will actually go a long way to develop the systems that work for your business as part of the workshop.

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National Clean Technologies Conference and Exhibition.

When: 31 May 2019

Where: The Events Centre Caloundra

Cost: From $400

Details: This conference and exhibition builds on the success of The Cleantech Effect 2017. This is a 3 day event. It provides cleantech innovators the chance to focus on national issues and opportunities. It will also look at latest developments.

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When: 29 May – 32 May 2019

Where: The Events Centre, Caloundra and other locations.

Cost: Refer to the website. Super Early Bird closing 31/12/18.

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Climate Reality Leadership Training with former American President Al Gore

When: 5 – 7 June 2019

Where: Brisbane, Australia

Cost: Free

Bookings: Applicants must apply and be accepted


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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