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. 

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 [...]

The Next Boom

April 26th, 2018|Categories: Innovation, Investment, Media Release, Reform, Sustainability|

Are We Missing Out? How will Australia prosper in the 21st century? The Next Boom pulls together data from across different sectors and regions to show just how rapidly markets and [...]

The Future of Business and Work

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

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 [...]

The Future of Fashion: A Conversation with Camille Reed

February 28th, 2018|Categories: Education, Environment, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Future of Fashion: A Conversation with Camille Reed Gap    THROUGHOUT Camille Reed’s career in the fashion industry, she found herself constantly astounded by the amount of waste associated with the [...]

James Wright & Jason Green on Driverless Cars

February 14th, 2018|Categories: Digital Economy, Education, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|

Driverless Cars with James Wright & Jason Green Gap    In late 2017, Stacey Chin sat down with our very own Chief Executive Officer; James Wright and Jason Green of nanopution.io. In [...]

#Purpose2018 Conference

January 31st, 2018|Categories: Digital Economy, Education, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Reform, Science, Start-ups, Sustainability, Technology|

Purpose Conference 2018 Gap  In the last week of February, Future Business Council will be joining many other companies for the third annual Purpose Conference hosted by Wildwon at the Commune in [...]

FBC Global Goals Commitments

January 24th, 2018|Categories: 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 [...]

The Australian Circular Fashion Conference

January 24th, 2018|Categories: 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 [...]