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Explore our collection of real world whitepapers, written by QUT's expert educators, coaches, industry specialists and practitioners.

The Agribusiness Sector in Australia

Dr Tony Peloso explores how the agri-sector can benefit from seeking access to high-level strategic and innovative business model advice,

Digital Governance: A Critical Role in our Digital Future

Professor Malcom Thatcher explores the implications of rapid shifts in technology and society for digital government.

Skills, Credentialing and the Future Workforce

Dr Peter Beven explores the ongoing skilling challenge and the education-skilling paradox.
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QUTeX Blog

Making Sense of an Uncertain Property Market 

By Dr Andrea Blake

October 15, 2021

It is an understatement to say that it has been a wild ride in some sectors of the property market over the last 12 months. Even seasoned property professionals could not have fully predicted the market response to COVID19 and the impact of economic stimulus packages.

Polarisation and Hyperpartisanship in Social Media: Some Further Reflections

By Professor Axel Bruns

October 8, 2021

I am delighted to share this video of my QUTeX talk on Societies on the Brink with you. This really serves as an opening statement of intent for my coming Australian Laureate Fellowship project, which commences in earnest in early 2022.

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ExecInsights Podcast

ExecInsights Podcast – Jean Burgess on Digital Platforms and Society

By Dr Kate Joyner

March 18, 2021

Prof Jean Burgess, Associate Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Automated Decision-Making and Society speaks to Kate about how research is helping us understand the social implications of digital media technologies, platforms, and cultures.

ExecInsights Podcast – Tony Abbott on Leadership and the Public Good

By Dr Kate Joyner

March 7, 2021

The Honourable Tony Abbott, former Australian Prime Minister speaks to the participants of the QUT Public Sector Management Program on the idea of the public good, his achievements as Prime Minister and Australia’s place on the world stage.

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Upcoming events

Real World Futures

Build Brains Better: Science-Inspired Investing for Brain Health and Skills for the Future - 8-9.30am on Wednesday, 10 November 2021

Aligned with 'building back better', a popular refrain for politicians around the world, humanity has a timely opportunity to build up our most enduring assets: our brains. In this presentation, Dr Harris A. Eyre outlines new approaches to building brains better at global, national, state and regional levels, and the implications of the emerging 'brain capital' paradigm.

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