Home Event 2023 UQ Ventures Annual Showcase Event

Event Description

Q Shelter, and presenting partners, Brisbane Housing Company (BHC), YFS, Challenge DV and the Queensland Department of Housing, are pleased to partner with The University of Queensland for their annual UQ Ventures Industry Challenge.

This year’s challenge focuses on the complex issue of housing and homelessness in Queensland as well as the problems and opportunities surrounding Australia’s housing crisis.

At the conclusion of the challenge, ‘pitch presentations’ will be held at the prestigious Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, as a precursor to the AHURI National Housing Conference.

Five (5) entrepreneurial project teams will present their final ideas to a panel of experts and compete for multiple prizes worth up to $11,000.

Date: Monday 9th October 2023

Time: 6:00pm – 8:30pm

Venue: Skyroom & Terrace, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre


FREE UQ Student admission (limited places, first in basis.)

$15 UQ Student Affiliate (family, friends, staff)

$15 Experience of homelessness and/or housing need

$30 Member of Q Shelter or ATSI Housing QLD admission

$40 Non-Members Admission

Click here to read more about the challenge, prizes and judging criteria.

Click here to learn more about 2023 Q Shelter Fringe events

Please email events@qshelter.asn.au if you are experiencing any barriers for registering.

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