IT Forum Gold Coast News

Exponential Technologies Event by Clarence Tan


We were very pleased with our recent event presented by Dr. Clarence Tan. We had 80+ people in attendance and enjoyed insightful and informative information by Clarence Tan. Did you know…                       E-estonia enables you to set up your own company. Lowes (America’s Bunnings) has robots that take you to the aisle of the item […]


Business growth programs


The Business Online program is aimed at assisting businesses to increase their capacity and expand their operations. The program is fully-funded by the City of Gold Coast and delivered by leading business growth specialists. Designed to achieve real outcomes by increasing online sales and leads generated, analyse current digital assets and strategy, assisting participants to […]


The NBN Cometh to Gold Coast


A generational change is occurring within the telecommunications sector in Australia. For the past three years the NBN has been a rolling out across the nation. In August this year the NBN reaches the Gold Coast. For exact dates when your home or place of business will have NBN services go to: and enter […]


Tech Volunteers Required for 2018 Commonwealth Games


The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games is calling for 15,000 volunteers. An they are asking for volunteers for Event Technology to provide IT support to clients and team to ensure smooth delivery of the event technology. Are you interested? If so you can apply here now… Gold Coast 2018 has confirmed those interested in taking up a […]


Local Brisbane Startup develops mobile App to help to protect our kids


The Safe TaG App is ideal for friends wanting to know if you arrived home OK. The app was developed by Amanda Karpeles, founder of a new Brisbane startup RAISETM, has been released on the Apple and Google Play stores. Amanda is a mother and Australian lawyer with over 20 years’ expertise in workplace health […]


Opmantek Presents Awards to Tech Entrepreneurs


The Opmantek Award Presentation Night occurred on Wednesday 23rd November from 4:30pm to 7:30pm where the three finalist ICT teams presented their applications. As usual the quality of the presentations and the work leading up to the presentations was of a high standard. The first place winner was Virtual Reality Cycling consisting of  Aidan Whitehouse, Benjamin Bartley, Kevin […]


Cr Vorster Shares Insight on Gold Coast IT Developments


We were delighted to have Cr Hermann Vorster, a councillor who has grown up with technology, speak at the ITFGC Christmas party this past week. Sharing that he still was connected to his ‘inner geek’ and still codes, he updated the attendees on the various IT and business development on the Gold Coast. As many […]


A re-invigorated future for the Forum


Dear Subscribers – As a past Chair and current member of the Forum I want to tell you why I am a member. I want the Gold Coast to thrive and provide employment for our children in knowledge areas so they don’t need to move or can  come back. The Government and City want to […]


How New Technology Is Changing Sports on the Gold Coast


Did you know that Twitter was launched 10 years ago? Or that Instagram is only five years old? One of the most exciting things about the pace at which innovation happens, new products become an important part of the everyday lives of hundreds of millions of people in the blink of an eye. The story […]


Small Business to be given unique access to test ICT products on government problems


We are seeking your help to promote the Advance Queensland Testing within Government (TWiG) pilot program to your stakeholders. The Testing Within Government supports Small to Medium Enterprises to improve the positioning of their ICT products to address business problems while collaborating with the Queensland Government. There are 6 problems statements: Consolidated Systems Access Management […]


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