31 July - 2 August 2024

In 2024, Silicon Coast proudly presents FORWARD FEST, a premier business festival aimed at elevating thought leadership, fostering growth, and addressing critical issues to ensure the safety and prosperity of our thriving ecosystem.

Thriving in Paradise

Building upon the success of 2023, FORWARD FEST 24 brings together local businesses, entrepreneurs, corporate leaders and governments with state, national, and international delegates, and speakers, creating an environment ripe for collaboration, learning, and mutual success.

With the overarching theme of "Thriving in Paradise," this year's festival emphasises the allure of our vibrant ecosystem while showcasing our commitment to innovation, sustainability, and human connection.

Wednesday 31st July - Friday 2nd August 2024

Forward Fest 24 focuses on five core streams, each offering invaluable insights into emerging trends, technological advancements, investment landscapes, environmental sustainability, and transformative health solutions crucial for business sustainability and growth in today's rapidly evolving world.

Dates: Wednesday 31st July – Friday 2nd August 2024 Location: TAFE Queensland, 34 Lady Musgrave Drive, Mountain Creek

FWD›››24 attracting over 1,200 unique visitors expect this years event to sell out.

Find out more and book your tickets today