This impactful one day conference will inspire and influence the Queensland tourism, hospitality, events and education industries from high school teachers to industry legends. 
QTIC, as industry leaders, the Gateway to Industry Schools network for Food, Wine and Tourism Queensland and Velg Training are collaborating and innovating to deliver this not-to-be missed inaugural event that will shape the future of our industries.
How?  On this day you’ll learn how to innovate and collaborate with other businesses to reduce your workload, increase your returns and build the resource pool. Be a part of a new era of industry and learning leaders inspiring each other to create greater pathways for our future leaders.
You’ll hear from future leaders, industry influencers, movers and shakers who play on a local, state, national and global level. You’ll get to speak to the change makers in the industry, face to face to find out what’s happening and find out how you can get involved in the growth that is tourism in Queensland.

Key topics covered in the day

  • Inspirational case studies & stories from high schools to global scale and how they can make a difference to your business
  • Presentations by key influencers
  • Motivational stories of success
  • Key connections

Who should attend

  • Tourism, Hospitality, Events, Commercial Cookery, Kitchen Ops & Home Ec High school teachers
  • RTO trainers (Registered Training Organisation)
  • RTO managers & staff (Regional Tourism Organisations)
  • Government (local, state – Training, Education & Tourism)
  • Tertiary Education providers – Tourism, Hospitality & Events
  • Tourism, Hospitality & Events Industry bodies
  • Tourism, Hospitality & Events Industry legends

Important Information

Date: Thursday, 3rd August 2017

Time: Registration from 8am-8.30am, Conference: 8.30am - 4.45pm

Where: Stamford Plaza Brisbane, Corner of Edwars and Margaret streets, Brisbane

Pricing: to purchase your tickets please click here:

Standard Registrations:

QTIC Members: $396 - to receive your discount code please email

Non Member: $440 

Group Discount: We would like to offer a 10% discount for group bookings over 10 registration. Please see below for example of Group Booking prices

  QTIC Members Non- Member
10 Registrations


(Save $396)


(Save $440)

15 Registrations


(Save $594)


(Save $660)

20 Registrations


(Save $792)


(Save $880)



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