Social Entrepreneurship has become a global phenomenon and is a major source of social change and social innovation. It is a significant part of the economies of many countries and forms 8.7% of the broader entrepreneurial activity in Australia.
This Public Forum brings together all those with an interest in social enterprise including social entrepreneurs, non-governmental agencies, policymakers, academics, students and funders. The key focus of the Forum will be to explore the potential of and to chart a new direction towards developing social entrepreneurship in Far North Queensland.
Includes a keynote presentation by Cheryl Kernot, former Australian Senator, plus short presentations by social entrepreneurs and group work on building a social entrepreneurship network in Far North Queensland.
This is a free event however your registration is appreciated.