The Festival of Fresh Ideas is taking place over a fortnight in September and is designed to inspire, educate and engage early career engineers.

With a jam-packed calendar of events, workshops, industry site tours, webinar, podcasts, networking and HEAPS more to inspire and develop your skills, this festival will definitely ignite an engineering spark within you!

All of the activities, events and content have been created around 3 key themes, Life, Career and Inspiration, to ensure you will end the fortnight with a wide variety of new skills and knowledge for your job, your personal life and your future!

These activities have been designed to tap into your interests as engineers, relevant issues and aspirations. Through interesting pieces of content, activities and helpful advice, this stream will build your confidence and give you a feeling of ‘okay, I've got this’. View all of the 'life' activities here

These activities are designed to assist you in taking your next big step, whether that's into the workforce, getting a promotion, up-skilling yourself or finding a new role.  We've got heaps of trips and tricks to set you apart from your peers. View all of the 'career' activities here

This stream is all about opening your minds, showcasing what industry leaders are doing and getting you to think about different pathways and approach’s to engineering. You will leave these sessions feeling inspired and ready to take the engineering world by storm. View all of the 'inspiration' activities here


Calendar of Activities

Monday 9 Sept | Darwin

Tuesday 10 Sept | Sydney

Tuesday 10 Sept | Brisbane

Wednesday 11 Sept | Perth

Wednesday 11 Sept | Canberra

Wednesday 11 Sept | Tasmania

Wednesday 11 Sept | Melbourne

Thursday 12 Sept | Tasmania

Thursday 12 Sept | Tasmania

Thursday 12 Sept | Brisbane

Thursday 12 Sept | Online

Thursday 12 Sept | Adelaide

Friday 13 Sept | Melbourne

Friday 13 Sept | Newcastle

Friday 13 Sept | Newcastle

Monday 16 Sept | Melbourne

Tuesday 17 Sept | Darwin

Tuesday 17 Sept | Adelaide

Tuesday 17 Sept | Online

Wednesday 18 Sept | Melbourne

Wednesday 18 Sept | Launceston

Wednesday 18 Sept | Gladstone

Wednesday 18 Sept | Brisbane

Wednesday 18 Sept | Wollongong

Wednesday 18 Sept | Melbourne

Wednesday 18 Sept | Adelaide

Wednesday 18 Sept | Online

Wednesday 18 Sept | ONLINE

Thursday 19 Sept | Canberra

Thursday 19 Sept | Newcastle

Thursday 19 Sept | Sydney

Thursday 19 Sept | Melbourne

Thursday 19 Sept | Online

Thursday 19 Sept | Online

Thursday 19 Sept | Sydney

Friday 20 Sept | Online

https://www.engineersaustralia.org.au/event/2019/09/bae-hangar-site-tour-2

Friday 20 Sept | Newcastle

Friday 20 Sept | Sydney

Friday 20 Sept | Online

Friday 20 Sept | Online

Saturday 21 Sept | Qatar

Monday 23 Sept | Online

Tuesday 24 Sept | Newcastle

Tuesday 24 Sept | Online

Wednesday 25 Sept | Online