Panel Presentation

Brisbane Olympics 2032

Brisbane Olympics 2032


The world’s attention will be on Brisbane in 2032, but what does that mean for the property industry? In this session, we explore the legacy of the games and what’s required in the lead-up to the major event.

Dr Sarah Kelly OAM
Board Member
Brisbane 2032 - Organising Committee for the Olympic & Paralympic Games

As a member of the organising committee for the Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Sarah brings experience in sports management and governance, commercial law and business leadership to one of the most important infrastructure projects in modern Australian history.

She is currently deputy chair of the Brisbane Lions AFL club board, an associate professor of law and marketing at the University of Queensland, a non-executive director of ASX-listed Australian Family Lawyers and MSL Solutions, a member of the Consular Corps and was awarded an Order of Australia Medal in 2021 for her services to tertiary education and sports administration.

She joins Urbanity to discuss the importance of building an Olympic infrastructure legacy for local, national and international communities.

Anthony Ryan
Chief Executive Officer
Brisbane Economic Development Agency

Recognised as a ‘Queensland Great’ in 2013, Anthony is a well-respected and self-confessed sport loving local who is known for the passion and entrepreneurial spirit that he brings to all professional endeavours.

As CEO of BEDA, he works with stakeholders to enhance Brisbane’s reputation globally, drive visitation and attract investment and talent, whilst looking ahead at emerging opportunities for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

As the former CEO of Youngcare, Anthony pioneered the transformation of the national not-for-profit organisation into an innovative and entrepreneurial company that provides meaningful solutions and choices for young people with high physical care needs.

He joins Urbanity to explore the property industry’s contribution to the Brisbane 2032 Olympics and the infrastructure legacy it can create.

James Tuma
Group Director

James is an accomplished strategist and future focussed thinker.

Working internationally with both Government and the private sector for over 25 years, James has advised on the creation of new towns, talent ecosystems, global innovation hubs, strategic infrastructure, major events, innovative transport pilot projects, tourism precincts and significant higher education campuses.

He joins Urbanity to provide his insights on the Brisbane 2032 Olympics, sustainable infrastructure and innovative cities.

Date & Time

Friday 05 August

9:15 AM - 10:00 AM


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