Student Connect @ The Capital (Employer 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 best and brightest student talent, don’t miss this fast-paced, efficient and fun event.

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

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

3 great reasons why you should attend:

  • Access Brisbane’s brightest student talent keen to work

  • Meet students from a fresh, untapped and diverse talent pool from tertiary institutions across Brisbane.

  • Build your smart, digitally-savvy workforce

Ribit matches you to the best-suited student candidates based on the needs identified by your business. The result: at least half of the businesses who attend find suitable candidates to hire at our events!

“Our experience with students has been exceptional. Ribit attracts self-motivated, intelligent and ambitious future professionals. I have been amazed by their enthusiasm and talents. They have significantly contributed to the development of our business.” - Stuart Clough, Founder, NoiseNet

Event partners:

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.