Join our Founders' Lunch every second Wednesday of the month from 12:00-1:00pm. This upcoming session will feature Emma-Kate Rose, Director at The Next Economy

Emma-Kate Rose Emma-Kate is a Program Director at The Next Economy, drawing on over 30 years’ experience working in business, social enterprise development, environmental sustainability, food justice and bottom-up economic development. In addition to her role at The Next Economy, she also leads Food Connect, a social enterprise which has led the way in transforming the local food system, using principles of ecological agriculture to engage ethically with family farms and local communities for over 14 years. Emma-Kate is one of four Fellows of the Yunus Centre for Social Business at Griffith University. Now in her second year as Chair of Queensland Social Enterprise Council, she has helped secure philanthropic and government funding to coordinate a sector-wide strategy to scale impact across Queensland.

BYO lunch and listen to a startup founder share their entrepreneurial journey, followed by audience Q&A. 

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About Ventures Connect

Meet like-minded students, find your team and hear from inspirational speakers with our Ventures Connect community events.

This is your chance to come together with Ventures staff, student innovators and industry experts.

Ventures Connect: Founders Talks

Hear from inspirational founders from the greater UQ community as they share their unique entrepreneurship stories, key learnings and advice.
The series runs for six-weeks at a time aligning with our Ventures Curiosity programs. All UQ students, staff and alumni are welcome to join these events via Zoom, you are not required to be part of the current Ventures Curiosity cohort. 

Venue

Online - Zoom Meeting
Room: 
https://uqz.zoom.us/j/92414777666

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