Townsville Enterprise and the Carey Group are proud to launch the 2021 Knowledge Exchange Series, a six-part series hosted across the Townsville North Queensland region, consisting of a range of educational workshops presented by our region's business leaders and industry experts.
This exciting initiative aims to develop and grow our regional businesses' capabilities by facilitating business to business knowledge and skills exchange, collaboration, professional development and networking opportunities.
The Townsville Knowledge Exchange Series will be focused on providing businesses with key information to assist with the how to adapt, seize the opportunities and build in resilience to weather any future business crisis, with Q & A sessions and networking at the conclusion of the workshop.
Charters Towers - Part 4 - Business Fundamentals
Date: Tuesday 25 May 2021
Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm Workshop | 5:00pm - 6:00pm Networking
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Topics and Speakers
Guide to Financial and Succession Planning
A guide to Business and succession planning. Focusing on the decision making process, Cash flow and key factors to consider.
Daniel Hogan - Carey Group
Daniel’s area of expertise are wealth creation and retirement planning, investment strategy development for Self-Managed Super Funds, private wealth advice for high net worth clients.
Daniel is responsible for the daily business management and growth of the Financial advice and Self-Managed Super Fund divisions of the Carey Group.
He is an Authorised Representative of Endure Wealth Pty Ltd
How to Achieve a Growth Mindset in Business
Building a strategic model or framework to effectively simplify the inherent complexity of business, challenge management and define business initiatives.
Robert Carey - Carey Group
With a career spanning more than 45 years, Robert is passionate about the business and life generally in North Queensland. With a wealth of experience in accounting, finance, cane farming and the local community, Robert along with Matthew Carey, oversees the Ingham, Cairns and Malanda offices of the business.
Robert is the Chairman of North Queensland Bio-Energy Corporation Limited (NQBE), an Ingham based company that has received Federal and QLD State government approvals to construct a $600m multi-functional sugar, ethanol and power generation facility in Ingham. This renewable facility, once completed, will be a game changer for the sugar industry.
Risk Management and Insurance in the changing world
With the way we do business continuing to change and evolve, so do the risks to your business. We will discuss how you can improve your Risk Management practices within your business through the changing world and protect yourself from insurable risks along the way.
Karina Hansen and Kylie Dennis - Gallagher
Karina Hansen commenced working in the insurance industry in 1997 and Kylie Dennis joined in 2006 and have both worked their way through various roles to be an Account Executive for Gallagher today. Karina and Kylie’s expertise are working with our commercial client portfolios to help them understand the insurable risks for their business to make an informed decision on insurance purchases.
Cyber Smart - Protecting your Business online
For businesses in Queensland understanding not only what are the cyber security threats but also what are the opportunities is critical for resilience, sustainability and growth in an increasingly digitalised economy. Not only are there more threats for businesses to have to navigate but there are also opportunities for saavy businesses. Once seen as a business blocker, cyber security is now being reframed as a significant business enabler to support agility, innovation and growth as well as being a competitive differentiator. In this introductory Cyber Security presentation, Miranda Mears the Townsville AustCyber Node Manager will provide an overview of key aspects all businesses should consider for their business continuity planning, resilience and future growth opportunities.
Miranda Mears – Austcyber Townsville Node
Miranda Mears is an experienced and passionate leader and consultant with over 25 years of starting, running and exiting businesses. Her special interest and focus areas for business advisory and consulting are in Governance, Strategy, Digital Transformation and Cyber Security. Miranda currently owns a registered Training Organisation Learning Partnerships as well as being the AustCyber Townsville Innovation Node Manager and providing consulting services to Smart Precinct NQ as head of Strategy and Projects. Previously Miranda co-founded Securus Global, one of Australia’s most highly regarded Information Security and technical research companies before selling and floating it on the ASX. It is now part of the Tesserent group of companies which was admitted to the ASX All Ordinaries Index of the top 500 ASX listed companies by market capitalisation.
Miranda is passionate about the North Queensland Region and focusing on three key areas Securing the North – Securing Supply Chains, Securing New Economic Opportunities and Securing New Jobs for the Future.
To view the full list of dates and locations of the Knowledge Exchange workshops, please click here.
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