BizSpark® EXPRESSWAYTM Network Forum

27 March 2013

‘Your model business – begins with a business model’

BizSpark EXPRESSWAY Network forums are held on the fourth Wednesday of each month, for the board and senior management of innovative, high growth SMEs to share ideas, explore opportunities and learn from industry experts about disciplines essential to commercial success.

March 2013 key note address: Prof. Paul Hyland – Your Model Business -

Paul Hyland is a Professor in Management at QUT Business  School. He is a committed Mentoring for Growth Mentor and has also worked on research and strategic planning consultancies for governments, corporations and industry bodies.  Paul has also worked with several Co-operative Research Centres in innovation research, development and commercialisation roles.

The EXPRESSWAY Network member business case will be:

Q&A session will address:

  • understanding the business you are in (or should be in)
  • who is your customer and who should your customer be
  • what customer need / demand is met

  • business model innovation to
    create an unfair competitive advantage

Q&A panel members will include:

Paul Hyland: Professor in Management, QUT Business School

Emily Easterby: Program Manager, Microsoft Innovation Centre

Mark Basa:  Director, Airleet

Simon Kaplan: Director, Queensland Research Laboratory, NICTA (National ICTAustralia)

Cameron Johns:     Innovation & Collaboration Manager, Australian Institute of Commercialisation

Date:                      Wednesday 27 March 2013

Times:                   BizSpark EXPRESSWAY - 11:15 am registration for 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Venue:                   Level 19, 111 George Street, Brisbane (Cnr Charlotte Street)

Lunch:                   Provided

Cost:                      No cost

RSVP:                     Friday 22 March 2013 (Places at this event are strictly limited)


REGISTER HERE or contact us via if you have any questions!