Future of Jobs – We Built This City

Toowoomba 2023

Discover what local employers and our growth industries are looking for in new employees now and in the near future and to hear discussions about strategies to address local workforce and skills issues.

22nd February 2023

Join us to help build a stronger workforce in Toowoomba.


  • Hear directly from industry representatives about their workforce challenges.
  • Presentations from local employers in Toowoomba’s key growth industries sharing what they are looking for in employees including skills, qualifications and personal attributes. Plus what their expected future workforce requirements will be.
  • Workshop to discuss workforce needs and identify what changes need to be made at the education and training level to prepare the Toowoomba workforce for the future and ensure there are a pool of qualified/skilled applicants for local employers to choose from.


Who’s it for?

        • Training organisations
        • Schools
        • Universities
        • Employment services
        • Community groups
        • Government agencies
        • Local Business


Hear from key speakers from the Toowoomba Hospital Redevelopment Project, Boeing, Agriculture, Construction, Manufacturing, as well as updates on our region from the Local Jobs Program, Regional Development Australia and Dept of Employment, Small Business and Training (DESBT).

The Future of Jobs Forum is an initiative of the Toowoomba Regional Jobs Committee.
Proudly supported and funded by the Queensland Government.


Any questions – please email projects@rda-ddsw.org.au