Future Voice

Future Voice is a forum for leaders and businesses to explore ideas about the future of business. We provide you with regular posts about issues impacting your business and reshaping Australia’s economy and society. Sign-up to the Future Business Council’s newsletter for the latest news direct to your inbox. 

Top Tech Trends Debate

October 1st, 2018|Categories: Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Top Tech Trends Debate Gap  On Thursday 6th September the Churchill Club hosted their Top Tech Trends Debate, a unique event that pitted five industry leaders against eachother in an effort to identify the next game changer in technology. [...]

Salt3 helps us rethink Australia’s future cities

October 1st, 2018|Categories: Innovation, News, Sustainability|

Salt3 helps us rethink Australia’s future cities "We have made a formal commitment to halve our direct carbon emissions by 2032, including closing our only coal-fired power plant, Eraring, and increasing [...]

Why Origin Energy is a Future Business

October 1st, 2018|Categories: Innovation, News, Sustainability|

FBC interview with our member Origin Energy "We have made a formal commitment to halve our direct carbon emissions by 2032, including closing our only coal-fired power plant, Eraring, and increasing [...]

Climate Change, Superannuation & Millennials – Session I

September 11th, 2018|Categories: Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Climate Investing Challenge Register Here to attend the challenge Join FBGEN & EY to ideate on how to drive future action towards climate aware investing and empower millennials to understand and [...]

As financial services sector gets grilled, Australian Ethical thrives – ASX announcement

August 29th, 2018|Categories: Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

ASX announcement Gap  In what has been a turbulent year for the financial services sector, wealth management company Australian Ethical has gone from strength to strength, registering 18% growth in underlying profit [...]

Future Leaders, Future Cities

August 27th, 2018|Categories: Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

FBC Sponsoring Ashleigh Morris to Japan Delegation Gap  As CEO of one of Australia’s leading circular economy companies and Chair of the FBC’s Future Business Generation Queensland Committee I was selected to [...]

CEO Roundtable – The Future of Resources: Australia’s Resources in World4.0

August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Key Discussion Points Gap  Friday 17th August saw the coming together of industry, government and academia heads to discuss the future of Australian resources. As tighter environmental regulation intersects with emerging technologies, [...]

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

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

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 [...]

Time for a more human banking sector

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

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 [...]

Future Business Council pledges support for proposed ‘Benefit Company’ legislation

June 5th, 2018|Categories: Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Pledges Support    The Future Business Council is proudly supporting B Lab Australia and New Zealand’s proposed ‘benefit company’ amendments to the Corporations Act 2001. The amendments would legally introduce [...]

Next Boom Launch – 2018 Event

May 30th, 2018|Categories: Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Are We Missing Out? On Thursday 17th May, under the lights of the State Library courtyard, Future Business Council publicly launched The Next [...]

Changing Sky Lines

May 30th, 2018|Categories: Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Changing Sky Lines Gap  The average person in our major cities rarely looks up thanks to the all the distractions at street level. For those that do, however, it’s no secret that [...]