Brisbane City Council's free business events support business owners and entrepreneurs from all industries to start, run or grow their business.

At our events you can:

  • build new skills and discover learnings from successful businesses and industry experts on topics such as social media or grant writing
  • hear from the Lord Mayor on his vision for Brisbane's future and what this means for your business
  • network and build relationships with your local business community
  • learn about the suite of free Council business support services on offer.

From forums and networking events to practical workshops delivered by industry experts, explore the business events calendar to find an event near you, or online.

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Tue 25 Jun 2024, 1:00pm
Free

Brisbane City Council is committed to working with local businesses. These free monthly sessions provide an opportunity to speak face-to-face with Council's...

Suburban Business Hub

Wed 10 Jul 2024, 9:00am

Registration and networking: 9–9.30am Workshop: 9.30-11.30am In the age of AI-driven communication, mastering ChatGPT is essential for professionals seeking to...

Suburban Business Hub

Wed 24 Jul 2024, 9:00am

If you’re looking to integrate Artificial Intelligence (AI) into your business management practices but not sure where to start, this workshop is for you! You...

Carindale Library

Wed 7 Aug 2024, 9:00am

Registration and networking: 9–9.30am Workshop: 9.30am-12 noon Do you remember when YouTube was the best video platform to engage, inform and build business...

Suburban Business Hub

Thu 22 Aug 2024, 9:00am

Registration and networking: 9–9.30am Workshop: 9.30-11.30am If marketing seems too complex or you struggle to understand the jargon, this workshop is for you...

Suburban Business Hub

Wed 28 Aug 2024, 9:00am

Registration and networking: 9–9.30am Workshop: 9.30-11.30am If a brand is more than a logo, what is it exactly and how can it drive value in your business? Get...

Suburban Business Hub

Wed 4 Sep 2024, 9:00am

Registration and networking: 9–9.30am Workshop: 9.30-11.30am Learn how AI-driven tools can help you converse with and capture customers for your business. While...

Suburban Business Hub

Thu 12 Sep 2024, 9:00am

Registration and networking: 9–9.30am Workshop: 9.30-11.30am In today's digital age, high-quality photography is the cornerstone of effective marketing...

Suburban Business Hub

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