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Queensland Mining and Engineering Expo

Australia's largest regional mining event

23 - 25 July, Mackay Showgrounds, 24 Milton Street Mackay

QME will be the ultimate showcase of supplier innovation and excellence and will illustrate the world-class capabilities of Mackay and the broader Central Queensland region.


Jan Norberger

Jan Norberger

Executive Director - Workforce Strategy and Industry Engagement

Panel discussion: Building collaboration between industry and academia to build new skills

Wednesday 24 July 2024
1:30pm – 2:00pm

The mining sector presents a dynamic career landscape for both young individuals and job seekers at various career stages, the discussion will explore these approaches:

  • Investing in skills and knowledge to build the future workforce
  • Enhancing the skill set of existing roles and pioneering new ones
  • Measuring the successful integration of a more skilled workforce
  • Ensuring a continuous supply of skilled workers that enter and stay in the industry