Network ‘til you make it

Gold Coast Business Week is all about supporting our local businesses and a chance for owners, professionals and entrepreneurs to network, find out about emerging trends in the industry and opportunities beyond the Games.

Networking is an invaluable resource for start-ups and businesses of all sizes, and is a key element of Business Week, running from 14-18 May and proudly presented by the City of Gold Coast.

Way Ahead event

The City has collaborated with Myriad, Australia’s leading innovation festival, to bring some of the world’s most influential entrepreneurs and tech experts to the Gold Coast.

The standard ticket gives access to the Main Event, with networking and refreshments, followed by a curated Q&A session where you will hear from the international speakers about their day experience on the Gold Coast. The premium ticket includes an exclusive lunch at Rick Shores with seven global entrepreneurs and other premium ticket holders, followed by a private networking hour at The Star Gold Coast before joining the Main Event.

MBA Industry Access Night

This event, presented by Master Builders Association, will get you across the most recent changes to the building and construction industry.

Restaurant Industry Lunch

This is an opportunity for restaurateurs and suppliers to get together and enjoy lunch while listening to an industry expert. Presented by Restaurant Industry Support Gold Coast, this luncheon enables networking and business opportunities to network.

Gold Coast Communication Forum

If you are a marketer or communicator on the Gold Coast you don’t want to miss this! Join over 40 marketing and communications representatives from a variety of businesses, ranging from private sector to government, City alliances and partners.

Gold Coast Way Ahead Wrap Up Event

The Gold Coast Junior Chamber of Commerce is excited to close Gold Coast Business Week on a high – quite literally, at the highest point on the Gold Coast, on level 78 of Q1 for the official Wrap Up Party. The GCJCC are proud hosts of this final night of celebration and want you all to join the party.

For more information and to make bookings for these events visit