2021 Invested in Queensland Investor Forum Series

Hosted by the Honourable Cameron Dick MP
Treasurer and Minister for Trade and Investment

Your opportunity

The 2021 Invested in Queensland Investor Forum Series is your opportunity to join with company representatives and government decision-makers to explore partnership opportunities to drive major private investment projects, delivering future industry jobs and supply-chain opportunities.

It’s about making connections, exchanging information and discussing how we can continue to work together for the future of Queensland.

The second event in our Investor Forum Series will focus on major investment opportunities in the health and biomedical sector, and why Queensland is the ideal location for significant projects.

Event details – Invested in Queensland Investor Virtual Forum – Health

Wednesday 24 November 2021

1.00pm – 2.30pm AEST (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

Virtual attendance only with no cost

RSVP by COB Friday 19 November 2021.

Event overview

The Invested in Queensland Investor Forum – Health will focus on major investment opportunities in the Queensland health and biomedical sectors. Why Queensland is the place to invest in major health projects and the support government can provide.

Queensland’s increasing capabilities in the health and biomedical sectors have the potential to make a global impact. The government has already partnered with a wide range of companies and their respective projects are creating highly skilled jobs and are continuing to position Queensland as an unrivalled location for significant investment.

The virtual forum will feature presentations and interactive panel sessions with senior leaders from industry, academia and the investment sector.

The forum will be hosted by the Honourable Cameron Dick MP, Treasurer and Minister for Trade and Investment, accompanied by the Honourable Steven Miles MP, Deputy Premier and Minister for State Development, Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning; the Honourable Yvette D’Ath MP, Minister for Health and Ambulance Services; and the Honourable Meaghan Scanlon MP, Minister for Science and Youth Affairs.

Program

Invested in Queensland – Health Investor Forum

Host

The Honourable Cameron Dick MP, Treasurer and Minister for Trade and Investment

Master of Ceremonies

Mrs Charis Mullen MP, Assistant Minister for Treasury

Distinguished Guests

  • The Honourable Steven Miles MP, Deputy Premier and Minister for State Development, Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning and Minister Assisting the Premier on Olympics Infrastructure
  • The Honourable Yvette D’Ath MP, Minister for Health and Ambulance Services
  • The Honourable Meaghan Scanlon MP, Minister for the Environment and the Great Barrier Reef and Minister for Science and Youth Affairs
1:00pm Welcome and introductions

Mrs Charis Mullen MP, Assistant Minister for Treasury

Address

The Hon. Cameron Dick MP, Treasurer and Minister for Trade and Investment

Presentation

The Hon. Steven Miles MP, Deputy Premier, Minister for State Development, Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning

1:15pm Presentation

Mr James Ieong, Chairman and Founding Partner, Pagoda Capital

Presentation

Dr Dean Moss, Chief Executive Officer, Uniquest

1:25pm Panel discussion and Q&A

Moderator: Professor Paul Young, Head, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, The University of Queensland

Panellists:

  • Dr Sean Parsons, Founder and Managing Director, Ellume
  • Dr Kym Baker, General Manager, Patheon by Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Professor Fabienne Mackay, Director and CEO, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
  • Dr Samih Nabulsi, Vice-President and Managing Director, Cook Medical
  • Mr Glenn Keys AO, Founder and Executive Chairman, Aspen Medical
2:10pm Presentation

Mr Maurice Ben-Mayor, President South Pacific, Stryker

Presentation

Mr David Mitchell, Executive Director, TropiQ – Townsville Tropical Intelligence and Health Precinct

Presentation

Professor Mark Kendall, Founder and CEO, WearOptimo

2:20pm Address

The Hon. Yvette D’Ath MP, Minister for Health and Ambulance Services

Closing remarks

The Hon. Meaghan Scanlon MP, Minister for Science and Youth Affairs

Secure your place in the Invested in Queensland Investor Virtual Forum – Health and learn why Queensland is Australia’s foremost location for major private sector investment.

To register

To register for the Invested in Queensland Investor Virtual Forum – Health, click here.

Queensland – The place to invest

Following a robust COVID-19 health response, our Economic Recovery Plan has accelerated rebounding of the state’s economy, making Queensland the destination for smart investment in future industries such as renewable energy and hydrogen, defence and aerospace, biomedical, agribusiness and manufacturing.

With envied liveability, a pro-business government, proximity to fast-growing Asian economies and a well-educated, skilled workforce, Queensland is the place to be. The Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games will also provide unrivalled investment opportunities and global exposure for leading businesses located in Queensland.

Last updated: 19 November 2021