Business Events

We are committed to providing high-quality training and development programs, alongside quality networking events that will enable your business to prosper in Hume City. All businesses are welcome to attend any of the workshops, seminars and events being held in Hume City.  For more information on any of the business events we are hosting, please email kellyc@hume.vic.gov.au or phone 9205 2835.                     


2020 EVENTS PROGRAM

Make 2020 the year for you or your staff to invest in personal training and development, whether it be honing your skills to increase your social media presence, brush up on your tax obligations, or attend a high quality networking event, we have you covered throughout the year. Our 2020 events will be updated shortly. 

Upcoming Events 

 

Topic

Date & Time

Location

ATO Record Keeping for Small Business

18/02/2020
9.30am - 11:30am
 
Broadmeadows
StartNorth February Networking Event
19/02/2020
7:30am - 9:30am
Broadmeadows

Small Business Bus Gladstone Park

20/02/2020
10:00am - 4:00pm 
Gladstone Park

Free Lunch & Learn with Free Day Pass Friday - February
 
21/02/2020
9:00am - 5:00pm
Broadmeadows
ATO Employer Essentials

26/02/2020
9.30am - 11:00am 

Broadmeadows
ATO Planning your regular financial commitments (Arabic)

4/03/2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
 
Craigieburn
Northern Business Achiever Awards Breakfast

5/03/2020
7:00am - 9:00am
 
Preston
ATO Employers Single Touch Payroll

11/03/2020
9:30am – 10:30am

Broadmeadows
Small Business Clinic 
Free Business Mentoring

12/03/2020
10:00am - 4:00pm
 
Sunbury
ATO - Employers: Single Touch Payroll

11/03/2020
9.30am - 10:30am 

Broadmeadows
ATO - Cash Flow for Small Business Success 

18/03/2020
9.30am - 10:30am 

Broadmeadows

Shortcuts to Simple CHEP & Loscam Control 


18/03/2020
8:30am - 11:30am

Broadmeadows

Nail Your Narrative - Business Writing Workshop

19/03/2020
9:30am - 12:30pm

Broadmeadows
ATO Employer Essentials

25/03/2020
9.30am - 11:00am 

Broadmeadows

Free Lunch & Learn with Free Day Pass Friday - March


27/032020
9:00am - 5:00pm
Broadmeadows 
Small Business Bus -
Merrifield Market (SATURDAY)


28/03/2020
9:00am - 2:00pm 

Mickleham
Export Forum – South East Asia Market Opportunities 01/04/2020
8:30am - 12:00pm

 
Broadmeadows 

StartNorth - April Networking Event  08/04/2020
7:30am - 9:00am

Broadmeadows

Finance fundamentals: How to keep cash flowing

15/04/2020
9:30am - 11:30am 

Broadmeadows
Social Media Marketing 101
15/04/2020
9:30am - 12:30pm
Sunbury

Free Lunch & Learn with Free Day Pass Friday - April

17/04/2020
9:00am - 5:00pm
Broadmeadows

Export Forum – China Market Opportunities

21/04/2020
8:30am - 12:00pm

Broadmeadows 
Small Business Bus Campbellfield

22/04/2020
10:00am - 4:00pm 

Campbellfield
Facebook for Small Business Simplified
22/04/2020
9:30am - 12:30pm

Sunbury
Digital Marketing Essentials
20/04/2020
9:30am - 12:30pm
 
Sunbury
Hume Data Analytics business benefits 23/04/2020
8:00am - 10:00am
Broadmeadows
SEO Foundations for Small Business
6/05/2020
9:30am - 12:30pm
 
Sunbury

Export Forum – Middle East & North Africa Market Opportunities

03/06/2020
8:30am - 12:00pm
Broadmeadows

 

  
Small Business Clinic - Free Mentoring Session

In conjunction with SBMS, we are offering business mentoring sessions to support businesses which are situated within Hume City. Small Business Clinics provide general business information and can assist you in the steps you need to take to overcome an issue or information gap. Appointments are essential. Click on your preferred location to book.


Small Business Bus Small_Business_Bus.jpg

Whether you're planning, starting or growing your business, the Victorian Government's Small Business Bus can help you to develop your business ideas and capabilities. Delivered by experts from the Small Business Mentoring Service (SBMS), the on-board mentoring sessions can help you to identify a clear direction for your business, discuss key issues and priorities, and develop an action plan to achieve your goals. Five free 45-minute sessions are available from 10:00am until 4:00pm. Click on your preferred location from the list above to book.


Social Media Workshops, Hume Global Learning Centre Sunbury

 
Details of the 2020 Program can be found here


StartNorth Coworking Space - Networking events and workshops

StartNorth is a new coworking space located at Town Hall Broadmeadows. Our passion is helping startups and scaleups succeed, so before we even open our doors we're running masterclasses to support startups and small businesses.  


Northern Business Achiever Awards Breakfast & Young Business Achiever Award Nomination

The NBAA Awards are a partnership of industry, education, local and state government and decision makers across Melbourne’s north and essential events for those seeking to do business in the region. They recognise the business achievements of SMEs and encourage business excellence, growth and competitiveness. The events provide a high-profile forum to enable business networking and the recognition of business achievement. The details of the 2020 series can be found here www.nbaa.com.au 


Business Consultation - Delivered by the Business Enterprise Centre, Kangan Institute Essendon

The opportunity to have free professional advice, whether you are intending to commence a business, or are already operating a small business, can be invaluable to ensure the business achieves sustainability. This free Business Consultation offers you that opportunity. You will receive a private, face to face session with an experienced Business Counsellor to discuss any issues you have regarding commencing a business or improving performance and operations of your existing business. These sessions are conducted with full confidentiality. General business advice and referrals can be obtained as well as guidance for the establishment of your business or addressing issues with your existing business. These sessions are free, and a booking by appointment is required. 

Where: Business Enterprise Centre, 38 Buckley Street, Essendon (Kangan Institute)
When: Regular monthly appointments available.
Bookings: Phone 9094 3008


HUME BUSINESS E-UPDATE NEWSLETTER 

The Hume Business E-Update is a monthly e-newsletter compiled by the Economic Development Department which shares timely and relevant information for businesses along with upcoming event details. Subscribe to the list here


Updated : 5:23 PM, 12 February 2020

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