James Wright & Jason Green on Driverless Cars

By | February 14th, 2018|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 the podcast below, Stacey discusses the impact of introducing driverless cars on the economy and employment moving forward. Take to our [...]

#Purpose2018 Conference

By | January 31st, 2018|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 New South Wales. Our very own CEO James Wright joins other influential speakers such as Rachel Botsman; author of ‘Who [...]

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 [...]

The SDGs and our Future Business Generation

By | January 10th, 2018|Agriculture, Digital Economy, Education, Environment, FB Generation, Innovation, Investment, Manufacturing, News, Sustainability|

The SDGs and our Future Business Generation Gap  “The future of humanity and of our planet lies in our hands. It lies also in the hands of today's younger generation who will pass the torch to future generations.” 2030 Agenda, paragraph 53 The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were developed by the United Nations in [...]

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 [...]

Youths Need ‘Future-Ready’ Work Skills

By | May 18th, 2017|Digital Economy, Education, News|

Youths Need ‘Future-Ready’ Work Skills Gap  The job market is becoming more globalised, technologically-driven, and adaptable. New lines of work continue to emerge, and many traditional professions are threatened by automation. With this trend in mind, the prospect of having a single occupation for life is becoming increasingly unlikely. According to the [...]

Smarter Australian Steel

By | April 8th, 2016|Digital Economy, Innovation, Manufacturing, Reform, Science, Sustainability, Technology|

Arrium’s collapse shows Australia must get a lot smarter about steel ...the steel production industry, like most areas of manufacturing, must shift focus from commodities to a technology intensive and digital strategy. This approach is no longer just to keep costs down but to increase quality, design and innovation. [...]