QLD Jobs Growth Summit


In Queensland's changing economy, what sectors are creating new jobs, where are the prospects for jobs growth and what big ideas can support growth over coming years?

Representatives from Queensland government, business, unions and civil society will discuss prospects and bold ideas for jobs growth in key sectors.

  • WHEN: Tuesday, 26 April 2016 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM 
  • WHERE: Premier's Hall, Parliament House - Brisbane
  • By invitation only.
  • Hosted by the University of Queensland School of Economics and The Australia Institute. 

There is no charge to participate but registration is essential, through your invite email. To discuss invitations or the event, please contact TAI here.

This page will be updated with more information as the event approaches.

Keynote speakers

The Hon Jacki Trad MP

Deputy Premier, Minister for Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning and Minister for Trade and Investment

The Hon Dr Steven Miles MP

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef

Saul Eslake

Economist and commentator, formerly Chief Economist for Bank of America Merrill Lynch Australia, National Mutual Funds Management and ANZ

John Quiggin

Economist, University of Queensland

Industry speakers

Representatives from key Queensland sectors will present their bold ideas for supporting jobs growth -- TBA.