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With unstoppable economic momentum fuelled by infrastructure development, new investment and an ongoing wave of interstate migration, Brisbane is a city rich in opportunity for businesses – and part of our job at the Brisbane Economic Development Agency (BEDA) is to help you take advantage of those opportunities.

Fast-track your global growth with industry accelerators

BEDA has established and led sector-dedicated Business Growth Initiatives to support Brisbane businesses to grow and scale, and reach global markets and capital investors. These Initiatives amplify Brisbane’s high value products, world class innovation and talent, and support businesses in key priority industries to collectively capitalise, commercialise and globalise.

Our Global Business Growth Initiatives align to the priority sectors of Food & Agriculture, Health, and Property and Construction. They include:

  • The MedTech Initiative, designed to fast-track global investment opportunities for early-stage ventures in Brisbane open international market pathways. BEDA connects local ventures with global and local partners for capital, joint product collaboration, and licensing distribution opportunities.
  • The PropTech Initiative, providing Brisbane technology businesses associated with the property and construction industry with pathways to national and international expansion. BEDA collaborates with universities, local businesses and international capital firms to give Brisbane’s PropTech cluster a competitive advantage over its national counterparts.
  • The Future Food Initiative fast tracks local food and beverage manufacturing businesses to connect with global buyers and funding. The program pairs these companies with industry-leading experts and mentors to explore the potential for continued domestic expansion and entry into international markets. 
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Fuel your growth with expert insight

BEDA can provide confidential assistance with market and off-market property site selection, to help ensure you find the perfect home for your business.

BEDA can also provide information on the local, state and federal incentives and grants that are applicable to your industry, so you never miss an opportunity to boost your business.

Contact BEDA to learn more about how we can help you grow your business in a city that’s alive with opportunities. 

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Brisbane is a city that’s alive with opportunities – and there’s room for your business to expand into this thriving global hub.
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Brisbane Economic Development Agency (BEDA) are a dedicated city economic development board focussed on delivering results for Brisbane businesses.
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