2023 Federal Budget Business Briefing

Business Chamber Queensland, in partnership with Australian Retirement Trust, BDO and Queensland University of Technology, invites you to the 2023 Federal Budget Business Briefing with the Hon Dr Jim Chalmers MP on May 12, 2023 at the Royal International Convention Centre.

The keynote address from the Federal Treasurer will outline his 2023 budget strategy and the implications for Queensland business.

The 2023-24 Federal Budget will be handed down on May 9 and Queensland will host the first Post-Budget event with the Treasurer. So get in early to secure your tickets to this highly sought after event.


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Keynote Speaker

Honourable Dr Jim Chalmers MP

Jim Chalmers is the Treasurer of Australia.

He has been the Member for Rankin in the House of Representatives since 2013, proudly representing the people and suburbs of southern Brisbane and Logan City where he was born, grew up and made a home with Laura, Leo, Annabel, and Jack.

He served as Shadow Treasurer from 2019 to 2022, and Shadow Minister for Finance from 2016 to 2019.

Prior to Dr Chalmers election to Parliament, he was the Executive Director of the Chifley Research Centre and Chief of Staff to the Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer.

He has a PhD in political science and international relations from the Australian National University and a first class honours degree in public policy from Griffith University, and is a qualified company director.

Dr Chalmers most recent book, Changing Jobs: the Fair Go in the New Machine Age, was co-authored with Mike Quigley and published in 2017. His earlier book about the Global Financial Crisis, Glory Daze, was released in 2013.

Event Partners

Australian Retirement Trust

We're one of Australia's largest super funds with 2.2 million Australians trusting us to take care of over $240 billion of their retirement savings.

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BDO Australia

BDO is a trusted adviser to clients seeking Audit, Tax and Advisory services.

As one of the world's leading Audit and Accounting organisations, with clients from large corporate organisations to private businesses, entrepreneurs and individuals across an array of industry sectors.

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Queensland University of Technology

QUT is a major Australian university with a truly global outlook.

Home to nearly 50,000 students, QUT is providing real-world infrastructure, learning and teaching, and graduate skills to the next generation of change-makers.

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Acknowledgement of Country

Business Chamber Queensland respectfully acknowledges the Traditional Owners and custodians of the lands from across Queensland and the Torres Strait. We acknowledge the Jagera and Turrbal people as the Traditional Custodians of Meanjin (Brisbane), the lands where our office is located and the place we meet, work and learn. We pay our respects to Elders past and present.