This year we have two engaging events, which we have decided to run concurrently in the same location to maximise your time.

Sun 20th August – AGMs and Chair’s Networking Event
Mon 21st – Tues 22nd August – Small Business Development Conference

The Conference will a gathering of facilitators, trainers, mentors and administrators servicing the small business community through members of Business Enterprise Centres Australia (BECA), Business Innovation & Incubation Australia (BIIA) and the National NEIS Association (NNA) to participate in a strong professional development program and network with colleagues and share best practice in delivering services to small business managers.

Cost: Full conference registration $742.50, day packages available

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 Wednesday 23rd August – BIIA National Forum

The 2017 Forum will focus on International, National and Local issues affecting business incubation, innovation programs and economic development strategies that work. Australia has a mature business incubation ecosystem. Substantial assets operate in regional Australia and outer metropolitan suburbs.

This year’s Forum will showcase incubation programs at work and support delegates to realise new business opportunities.

Forum Theme: “Leveraging Business Incubators for Economic Growth”

Cost: $264 members / $330 non members

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Come to one or maximise your time and come to both!