This upcoming Founders' Lunch will feature Emma-Kare Rose, Director at The Next Economy.

Emma-Kate is a Program Director at The Next Economy, drawing on over 30 years’ experience working in business, social enterprise development, environmental sustainability, food justice and bottom-up economic development. In addition to her role at The Next Economy, she also leads Food Connect, a social enterprise which has led the way in transforming the local food system, using principles of ecological agriculture to engage ethically with family farms and local communities for over 14 years. Emma-Kate is one of four Fellows of the Yunus Centre for Social Business at Griffith University. Now in her second year as Chair of Queensland Social Enterprise Council, she has helped secure philanthropic and government funding to coordinate a sector-wide strategy to scale impact across Queensland.

BYO lunch and listen to a startup founder share their entrepreneurial journey, followed by audience Q&A.

About Entrepreneurship at UQ Circle: Welcome to the circle for all things Entrepreneurship. Learning to build an entrepreneurial mindset can be beneficial whichever career path you take. This circle will give you the chance to engage with staff and students and to learn more about the opportunities available to you.

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Online - UQ Mates, Virtual Village