A major new event celebrating and showcasing Queensland entrepreneurs and innovation has been announced as part of an exciting large-scale festival program.

QODE (pronounced Code), will showcase Queensland innovation and technology to a global audience.

An exciting fusion of festival and conference formats, QODE will be a gathering point for both creators and leaders in innovation and technology where knowledge and ideas will be shared, giving Queenslanders and visitors powerful insights into the future.

QODE will merge information, knowledge and investment and will be one of the major pillars of the new Curiocity festival that also includes the incredibly successful World Science Festival Brisbane and Brisbane Festival.

QODE will be held on 2 - 3 April, 2019 at Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

Visit the QODE website for details. 

Tuesday 2 April 2019

Time   Yawarr Stage Wantimaa Stage
9.30 am   Meet the Hot DesQers
10.00 am The CEO Mindset - Wayne Gerard  
10.45 am   Growing Queensland Companies - Bradley Carr
11.00 am Warts & All - bringing your first product to market - David Martin & panel  
12.00 pm Being Investor Ready - Shark Tank's Steve Baxter & Glen Richards  
1.15 pm The top 10 things a startup should never do - Larry Lopez The future of retail in Australia - Sam Garbutt & panel
1.45 pm   Innovation on the land and spatial info sectors - NRME
2.15 pm Business Development Fund Showcase  
3.15 pm   Qld Chief Entrepreneur - Leanne Kemp
3.45 pm   Queensland-India Innovators' Experience
4.15 pm   International ecosystems - International Trade & Investment commissioners


Wednesday 3 April 2019

Time Yawarr Stage Wantimaa Stage
9.45 am Startup Envy - Peter Laurie  
10.30 am   Future Anything - Graduates Pitch
11.30 am Startup minus the BS - Colin Kinner  
11.45 am   Brand protection for entrepreneurs - Casey Martone
12.30 pm   Pitching your product
1.30 pm Personal Brand - Fleur Brown  
2.00 pm 5 to thrive entrepreneurial life - Nicole van Hattem  
2.15 pm   A story of pitching progression
2.30 pm Essential Content Marketing Hacks for Startups for Startups - Cara McCullough  
3.00 pm   Pitching for investment
Last updated 20 Mar, 2019
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