JCU Events Social Entrepreneurship in Far North Queensland: Free Public Forum

JCU Events

Thu, 31 May 2018

Social Entrepreneurship in Far North Queensland: Free Public Forum


When: 31 May 18, 8:30am -- 1:30pm

Where: At James Cook University
Room D3.054, Building D3 - The Cairns Institute, Cairns Campus

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.

More information: For further information, visit the Cairns Institute website.
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This is a free event however your registration is appreciated.