Regional Development Australia are Igniting even more opportunities at the Mid North Coast Symposium

Ignite Mid North Coast 2021, will be held online (via) Wingham.

The event, which began in 2017, hosts a mixture of speakers and guest panelists, brings together leaders in business, community and government who live and work in the beautiful Mid North Coast.

The 2021 Ignite MNC theme enables us to rethink how we live on the Mid North Coast.

The event is packed with conversations around three sub-themes:-

  • Housing
  • Circular Economy
  • Business preparedness.

Program Overview:

Wednesday, November 3

From 9am – join us for an entertaining day incorporating welcome messages from key dignitaries, key note presentations, a speed networking event and… the GREAT DEBATE: Baby boomers versus Gen Z.

Key notes will be presented by Dr. Kim Houghton (Regional Australia Institute), Scotty Schindler (MNC Entrepreneur) and Nick Gonios, (Circulist)

Thursday, November 4 – Housing

10am-4pm: Explore a range of housing themes from the Mid North Coast context to the current housing market, local government perspectives, innovation in housing and affordability.

Friday, November 5 – Business Preparedness Focus

10am-4pm: Our panels will cover a range of topics from handling crisis to workforce shortages, regional case studies of business preparedness to innovation.
Followed by… Friday Night Drinks, Sponsored By:  OPTUS

Monday, November 8 – Circular Economy Focus

10am-4pm: What is the circular economy and what does that mean for our region?  Join panels covering waste, opportunities in organics, circular economy business models and plastics, e-waste and recycling.

 Be part of the Ignite Mid North Coast Symposium in 2021! (

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