Deadly Business ‘Boorda Bidi’ Conference

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October 29


11:30 am - 06:00 pm

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Wirrpanda Foundation


Wirra Hub

53 Burswood Road, Burswood, WA 6100

Burswood, WA, AU, 6100

Join us for the Deadly Business ‘Boorda Bidi’ Conference.

Join the Wirra Hub and Curtin University this Indigenous Business Month for our free half-day Deadly Business Conference. Hear from Indigenous business leaders and industry experts, connect with entrepreneurs and share lunch as we forge ‘new tracks’ towards our economic recovery from COVID-19.

Conference Schedule:

Keynote Address: Aaron Morey – Chief Economist, Director of Policy and Influence, Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA

My Business Journey: Gerry Matera – CEO, Marrawar

Policy adaptions for recovery from COVID: Howard Pedersen – Principal Policy Advisor Office of the Hon. Ben Wyatt MLA Treasurer; Minister for Finance; Aboriginal Affairs; Lands; Member for Victoria Park

Panel Session facilitated by Dr Amanda Healy

Gordon Cole – Noongar Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Kevin Brahim – National Indigenous Australians Agency

Dr Blaze Kwaymullina – North West Alliance

Nikky Irvine – Bunbara Group

Opportunities: Phil Jefferys – Head of Strategy and Community, BHP

Road to Recovery: Kirsty Moore – Executive Director, Products & Markets, Indigenous Business Australia

Curtin University Faculty of Business and Law Research Project Indigenous business in Western Australia: Dr Amanda Healy – Adjunct Professor in the Faculty of Business & Law and Dr Megan LeClus – Manager External Engagement, Curtin University

Following the presentations, join us for networking drinks and canapes with entertainment from Delson Stokes.

This event is free for Indigenous Business owners and entrepreneurs however registrations are limited, so register online now to secure your spot!