Student Connect @ The Capital (Student Registration)

Connecting talented students to jobs at startups and innovative companies in Brisbane

Wednesday 28 August | 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM (formal event begins at 4:30 PM sharp) | The Capital, 155 Queen Street, Brisbane


If you’re looking to connect with some of Brisbane’s most innovative businesses to find paid work experience relevant to your studies, don’t miss this fast-paced, efficient and fun event.

Ribit and Study Brisbane are excited to announce the third Student Connect @ The Capital, Brisbane on August 28.

This highly productive speed-networking event connects keen and clever students with startups and innovative businesses for paid work opportunities.

This event is an opportunity for students with digital STEM, business, marketing, admin and creative skills to meet innovative businesses including startups, government agencies and corporates. It doesn’t matter what you’re studying - if you have the digital skills and the right aptitude that businesses want, this is for you.

3 great reasons why you should attend:

  • Find a great job to support you while you study

  • Learn how to network professionally

  • Meet potential employers and boost your career opportunities

“A fantastic opportunity to network with innovative startups and corporations! Ribit opened the door, facilitating introductions that made it possible to find out what employers are looking for, seek out new opportunities with industry professionals and become career-ready with access to mentors.” - Tesree, final-year Communications Student and Ribit event attendee.

This event is open to students from universities, TAFE and accredited colleges.


This event is brought through a partnership between Brisbane Marketing’s Study Brisbane and CSIRO Data61’s Ribit.


  • 4:00PM Check-in for students and employers
  • 4:10PM Interview skills workshop for students
  • 4:30PM Welcome from Brisbane Marketing & Ribit
  • 4:45PM Employer 30-second pitches & mentor introductions
  • 5:00PM Speed interviews (12 x 5 min rounds)
  • 6:00PM Informal networking over refreshments
  • 6:30PM Event ends


This is a free event. However, registration is essential.