What it takes to make the Gold Coast ‘greater’

Architecture, construction and planning
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As the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games draw to a close, marking a turning point for the Gold Coast, Griffith University’s leading cities expert says Australia’s emerging global city will ‘grow greater’ by staying true to its uniqueness, even as its persona constantly evolves. Cities Research Institute Director Professor Paul Burton predicted the Gold Coast […]

Sustainable growth in the spotlight at 2017 East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream

Business and government
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The region’s foremost experts in tourism will converge at the Marriott hotel in Surfers Paradise this week for the third annual East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream conference. Spearheaded by the Griffith Institute for Tourism (GIFT) and Griffith Tourism Confucius Institute (TCI), the three-day event will be held from Thursday 23 November through Saturday […]

Game on for innovative Gold Coast businesses

Department of Marketing
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It’s not going to be ‘business as usual’ during the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. But business owners who take control of the more unusual opportunities will be best placed to benefit from the event. That’s just one of the messages to come out of a study commissioned by the Friends of Griffith Business School. […]