AIBE hosts regular industry and research events from boardroom format discussions to research result presentations. 

The Current Conversation Series invites industry partners to lead discussions with key university researchers in order to raise issues most pressing to the private and public sector and examine areas of joint collaboration.

Our events provide an opportunity for networking with industry and beyond, and provide a pathway to access UQ researchers across faculties.

ConVRence: Hybrid Immersive Virtual Conference

5 November 2020 8:30am10:00am
Our panellists discuss the inclusion of virtual reality (VR) and how hybrid methods (physical events with simultaneous online offerings) can increase the range of immersive opportunities, regardless of attendees’ physical location.
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Latin America Sustainability Symposium 2020

10 September 2020 8:30am10:30am
Lessons from Australia and Latin America in actioning the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
Presented by UQ's Australian Institue for Business and Economics and the Australia-Latin America Business Council.
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SOLD OUT: Building a better world: the productivity and efficiency of nations, industries and firms

17 February 2020 5:00pm7:30pm
World-leading economists talk about new tools that can be used by practitioners to improve the prosperity of nations, industries and firms.
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Evaluating Digital Transformation in Healthcare: The Move to an Evidence-Based Approach

5 November 2019 12:00pm1:30pm
Presented by Professor Andrew Burton Jones

Repairing a broken system: Trust, Ethics and Governance in an era of Scepticism and Scandal

10 September 2019 12:00pm1:30pm
Presented by Associate Professor Sarah Jane Kelly and Professor Nicole Gillespie
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Australia’s evolving energy future

23 August 2019 5:30pm6:30pm
Preparing business through systems modelling, organisational capabilities and stable energy policy. Presented by Dr Belinda Wade and Dr Ian McKenzie.

Brand Equity Management

21 August 2019 4:45pm5:45pm
Presented by Associate Professor Frank Alpert

Inequitable growth, human cooperation, and right-wing populism

26 June 2019 3:30pm5:00pm
We regret to inform you that unfortunately this public lecture has been cancelled. We apologise for any disappointment or inconvenience this has caused, and thank you for your understanding.

Blockchain Research Discussions

12 November 2018 12:00pm1:30pm
Presented by Dr Patrick O’Callaghan and Dr Elnaz Irannezhad.

A New Student Course and Teaching Evaluation Framework (SECaT) for Higher Education

16 November 2017 12:00pm1:30pm
Presented by Associate Professor Mohammad Alauddin
Organised Crime and Corruption Forum

Organised Crime and Corruption Forum

18 September 2017 2:00pm21 September 2017 5:00pm

Forecasting Complex Systems

7 September 2017 12:00pm1:30pm
Presented by Dr Brendan Markey-Towler

A Worldwide Market for Market Transactions

20 July 2017 12:00pm1:30pm
Presented by Professor Peter Liesch