Invest in YOUR business… insights on positioning for success

To have a successful investment journey requires a comprehensive and viable business plan, competitive positioning, and a sound understanding of changing industry conditions. This is why FutureX provides you with informative workshops, Q&A sessions and Ted-Talk inspired discussions on everything you need to know about the investment industry.  


A competitive investment business is comprised of creativity, superior business practices, and innovative approaches – essential in developing a successful, forward-thinking and competitive business strategy.


You may be considering how this is relevant for you… Well, successful business approach. With many businesses with significant investment potential, it is imperative that you remain strategic in your business approach with air-tight pitches and expert wisdom. FutureX will provide you with valuable knowledge from industry experts to assist you in remaining informed and strategic in the investment track.


Successfully implementing innovative approaches comes with knowledge and understanding of the creative possibilities for your investment business. To ensure a competitive business strategy, you must be proactive with extensive planning and insight into effective methodologies. At FutureX, our experts will explore various topics that will equip you with the tools to employ innovative thinking to develop a transformative and viable business strategy.

target audience

Who will get the most out of this track?

Don’t miss out on this opportunity if you are a…

  • Business Owner that is eager to remain informed of innovative and creative ways to promote success
  • Investor desiring a detailed understanding of the evolving factors influencing the direction of the investment industry
  • Investment Manager requiring a fresh perspective from experienced investors
  • Founders eager to capital raise and take their business to the next level.

Does this sound like something you would be interested in?

Key Takeaways

What will you walk away with?

With the following key takeaways of FutureX, our insightful sessions and workshops will provide you with beneficial investment insights through…

  1. Advisement from active investors on how to develop a comprehensive and viable business plan
  2. Instruction on the components on becoming investment ready, the key elements that make a successful pitch, and how to deliver your pitch
  3. Understanding of some of the main valuation methodologies utilised by investors
  4. Gaining an insider’s perspective and insights from an experienced founder that utilised Wholesale Investor
  5. A sneak peek into the Wholesale Investor platform
  6. Creating awareness of alternative funding sources
  7. Sparking innovative thinking of organisational culture
  8. Providing an opportunity for you to hear pitches and observe Q&A’s from investors
  9. A unique opportunity to network with experienced founders and investors
  10. Tips on how to think creatively and produce an amazing 90-second pitch
  11. Preparation tactics for an exit and how to position your business to maximise value
Enjoy the Professional Development

Ticket Options

Full Day Access Pass
Access to FutureX Main Stage
Access to 40+ Daily Dose Sessions

Thurs 29th Sept 9am – 4pm

Location – University of the Sunshine Coast (Sippy Downs)



2 Day Access Pass
Access to FutureX Main Stage
Access to 40+ Daily Dose Sessions

Access to Wed 28th & Thurs 29th Sept

Location – University of the Sunshine Coast (Sippy Downs)


Daily Dose Sessions

6 Investment Sessions

Series A, B, C, D, and E Funding: How It Works


My Investment Journey

(Case Study)

Raising Business Capital With An ESOP: Give The Staff A Stake

(Presentation + Q&A)

Reverse Investor Pitch

(6x Investors Pitch)

Ready. Steady. Pitch

(Pitching Workshop)

Maximising the value of your business & exit strategy

(Presentation + Q&A)

Our sessions align with following 3 core themes

Tech & Innovation

Connecting innovators and intrapreneurs to accelerate growth and drive positive change through sustained innovation of existing products, services and processes – targeted to the needs of current customers and employees.

CX & Marketing

Exploring new ways to invest and build effective and targeted CX and marketing strategies that boost sales, enhance customer retention and forge stronger relationships in today’s evolving business landscape.

Future Skills

Understanding that technological advancements power much of the revolution but embracing that cognitive, interpersonal, leadership and digital skills are essential for future sustainable and scalable growth.

In addition to the Investment Sessions you might enjoy sessions from these other tracks – also INCLUDED in your Thursday Daily Dose Pass.


Track Partner


SunCoast Angels

Suncoast Angels

Suncoast Angels provides emerging companies with seed and startup capital through direct, private investments as well as offer introductions to valuable contacts essential to your company’s success.

Forward Festival Sunshine Coast partner SunCoast Angels

Program Partners

Silicon Coast would like to thank the support of these key partners in delivering Forward Fest 2022

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