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Climate Risk Australia – Future Business Council to set up online resource platform

By | July 9th, 2018|Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|

Climate Risk Australia – Future Business Council to set up online resource platform   Toward the end of 2018, Future Business Council will be launching Climate Risk Australia, an online resource centre designed to better equip corporate Australia in navigating the risks associated with climate change and our transition to a [...]

Time for a more human banking sector

By | July 9th, 2018|Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|

Time for a more human banking sector   “Banking differs from any other form of business, because any action – good or bad – by a banking system affects almost every phase of national life”. This is a quote from Commissioner Mr Ben Chifley in 1937, during our last Royal [...]

The Future of Business and Work

By | March 21st, 2018|Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|

The Future of Business and Work   The co-founder and co-CEO of Atlassian Mike Cannon-Brookes recently made a submission to the Senate Committee on the future of work, and his observations are ominous - all companies will fundamentally become technology companies; Australia isn’t keeping pace with the changes; disruption is coming [...]

FBC Global Goals Commitments

By | January 24th, 2018|Environment, Innovation, Reform, Sustainability, Technology|

Partnerships For The Goals  "To strengthen the means of implementation and revitalise the global partnership for sustainable development." On a global scale, ‘Partnership for the Goals’ is an agenda requiring partnerships between governments, private sector and civil society. These bridges, built upon shared principles and values are intended to mobilise and [...]

The Australian Circular Fashion Conference

By | January 24th, 2018|Digital Economy, Education, Environment, Innovation, Manufacturing, News, Sustainability, Technology, Work|

Australia's first, industry only, fashion sustainability conference THE MOTIVATION TO ESTABLISH Australia’s first not-for-profit circular fashion conference came from the mounting body of research pointing to the negative environmental impacts caused by the fashion industry. There primary aim  is to first and foremost educate and start important conversations with the biggest and most [...]

Round Table Discussion – FBGen

By | January 24th, 2018|Education, Innovation, Manufacturing, Sustainability, Technology|

Round Table - FBGen Gap  Future Business Generation (FBGen), Brisbane committee took their first step in developing their Impact Agenda for 2018. Inviting a diverse range of stakeholders from industry, business, government and higher education, to be a part of a roundtable discussion. The objective was to have a discussion through the [...]

SingularityU Australia Summit 2018​

By | December 8th, 2017|Agriculture, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Start-ups, Sustainability|

Gap  We are proud to announce that we are an official partner of the SingularityU Australia Summit! The Summit will be hosted at the ICC in Sydney from the 19 - 21 February 2018 and will kick-start the conversation about exponential technology and how it can impact Australia and the world. Educators, corporates, non-profits, entrepreneurs, young people [...]

How To Make An Impact In World4.0

By | September 13th, 2017|Digital Economy, Education, News|

Future Business Generation Workshop   The World Economic Forum has recognized that we’re on the cusp of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (or World 4.0). As we look towards the future, it raises the question — what skills will we need in order to thrive in this brave new world? Well, Future [...]

Powershop – Member Interview

By | June 25th, 2017|Innovation, News, Sustainability|

FBC interview with our member Powershop "Differentiating ourselves in the overcrowded energy industry was extremely important. When we launched, we were the only retailer providing customers access to information about how and when they use electricity." Powershop has been ranked Australia’s greenest power company for two years running. How important [...]

Innovation as Competition: Australia’s Asian Future Summit 2017

By | June 19th, 2017|Innovation, Manufacturing, Sustainability|

Future Business Council is proud to announce its association partnership with Innovation as Competition: Australia’s Asian Future Summit 2017  A partnership with Innovation as Competition: Australia’s Asian Future Summit 2017 to be held on September 1st 2017 in Sydney, Australia. The summit will bring together policymakers, leaders in regional and Australian [...]