Attracting hundreds of industry, government and community sector guests for more than 30 years, our well-attended events deliver unique insights and networking opportunities, including six economic breakfasts in 2018.

2019 Hunter Economic Breakfast Series - 4 times a year
2019 Upper Hunter Economic Breakfast Series - twice a year
Joint Dinner with the NSW Planning Minister - 14 August 2019

The Hunter Ahead: Driving the Region's Future - The Hon. Rob Stokes, MP - a joint event presented with Hunter Business Chamber on Wed. 14 August. More details and bookings

Second Cities: Smaller and Smarter Symposium - 29-31 October 2018

This symposium showcased Newcastle as a global 'Second City'. The inaugural event brought together national and international expertise aroundthe key themes will be innovation, infrastructure and liveability. The event is being organised by the HRF Centre in partnership with the Region's key stakeholders.

Bernard Salt Dinner - 30 October | Merewether Surfhouse

Building a better Newcastle: A lesson in turning adversity into an agent of change

2018 Hugh Mackay Public Lecture (free) - Download the transcript

2017 New Professors Talk 
HRF Centre Director Prof. Will Rifkin - 25 Ways to Spot an Expert - Listen Now

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