What’s On! Business Studio February 2017 [events]

Join us in February for some awesome learning and networking opportunities. Conveniently scheduled over your lunchbreak, the Business Studio lunch box forums serve as a 45 minute inspirational and informative session on a variety of business related topics. Bring along your lunch or grab something from The Library Cafe on your way.

I have this business idea… What next? with Peter Gjersoe

You’ve got this idea for a business that’s been floating around in your head for a while. You’ve decided to take the plunge and see if it has legs — it’s now or never! But the question is: where on earth do you start?

Date: Wednesday 1 February 2017

Time: 12.30pm–1.15pm

Where: Business Studio, level 1, State Library of Queensland

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Intellectual property how to sell my idea whilst still protecting my IP with Melinda Kastanya

In a digital age where it is increasingly easy to get access to information, protecting your intellectual property becomes all the more important. Melinda Kastanya, a Senior Associate at McCullough Robertson Lawyers, guides you through some of the questions surrounding IP and how best to protect your idea.

Date: Wednesday 15 February 2017

Time: 12.30pm–1.15pm

Where: Business Studio, level 1, State Library of Queensland

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Which legal entity is right for my business? with Melissa Sinopoli

Should I be a sole trader or set up a company? Melissa Sinopoli, a Partner and the Practice Group Leader of the 35 person strong statewide Commercial Team at MacDonnells Law, talks through the different options for your startup and the pros and cons of each.  Melissa brings a wealth of professional experience as a commercial lawyer and was also recently awarded one of the Lord Mayor’s Budding Entrepreneurs Program Awards, so knows firsthand the trials and tribulations of starting a new business.

Date: Wednesday 1 March 2017

Time: 12.30pm–1.15pm

Where: Business Studio, level 1, State Library of Queensland

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