#Demo Day Series 5: Tourism, Sport and Leisure
September 5 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Do you have an innovative business in the Tourism, Sport and Leisure industry?
The Innovation Centre has teamed up with one of the Sunshine Coast’s high-value industries – Tourism, Sport and Leisure to give the region’s most innovative entrepreneurs a life changing opportunity.
Turn your BIG IDEAS into Reality at the IC Demo Day for Tourism, Sport and Leisure.
Start by applying today to be one of the 8 entrepreneurs chosen to pitch your BIG IDEA.
The top 8 Finalists will pitch their idea to an expert judging panel, investors, corporates, government, media and fellow entrepreneurs at the IC Demo Day. Cash and prizes to be awarded to the top pitch on the day.
An application process to pitch is open now, until midnight 7 August 2017.
You’re invited to attend the IC Demo Day – Tourism Sport and Leisure
Experience first-hand who is driving this industry, take the opportunity to network and make quality connections within this high-value industry.
The tourism, sport and leisure industry provides almost 14% of total direct employment opportunities and the visitor economy currently injects almost A$2.5 billion of direct expenditure into the region.
The Sunshine Coast is ranked as one of Australia’s top tourism markets, attracting nearly nine million visitors to the region each year. The region’s natural assets, from coastal beaches to hinterland forests, coupled with designated tourism investment areas and a range of national standard sporting facilities provide excellent opportunities for new tourism developments and business investments in accommodation, sport and leisure.