See photos of the event's key highlights including speakers, networking and the gala dinner.
The Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre
API President Tyrone Hodge with CEO Mike Zissler
Event MC, veteran TV presenter Andrew Daddo
Tyrone Hodge welcomes the crowd and shares updates from the API
Gareth Aird, senior economist with the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, presents the annual economic update
Malcolm Edey, assistant governor of financial system for the Reserve Bank of Australia, discusses risk and the property sector
Morning tea snacks.
Daniel Gschwind, CEO of the Queensland Tourism Industry Council, discusses the evolving tourism industry
Domain’s senior economist, Dr Andrew Wilson, discusses the effects of APRA’s recent changes to residential mortgage lending
Defence Housing Australia’s sales development and partnerships manager Trevor Thomson discusses opportunities with DHA investments
His Honour Wayne Cochrane, Member of the Land Court of Queensland, discusses best practice for being an "expert witness"
Afternoon tea treats
The DHA team
Caitlin Shields – senior 5D quantity surveyor, discusses benefits of new technologies to predict cost
Paul Bidwell, deputy executive director, Master Builders Queensland, discusses market directions in the housing sector
Drinks at the GCCEC before the Gala Dinner
Andrew Daddo welcomes the crowd and introduces the night's entertainment, mentalist Anthony Laye
Anthony Laye warms up the crowd
Laye selects people from the crowd to participate in the show
Daddo opens the second day of the Queensland Property Conference and welcomes the first keynote speaker
Keynote, Australian actor Samuel Johnson, discusses his unique work the Love Your Sister campaign
Johnson picks the winning raffle ticket - winners enjoyed beer and wine hampers
LaSalle Australia Core Plus Fund (LACPF) manager Simone Dalley AAPI discusses the state of the capital markets
Steve Reynolds, business unit manager for Cardno HRP, discussing planning assistance in valuation
QUT Law's senior lecturer, Peter Black, shares tips and tricks for harnessing social media to promote your business and professional profile
Neil Bray, Queensland’s Valuer-General, discusses the Queensland Globe (QG) tool for up to date mapping and spatial imagery
API Queensland President, Bart Mead, thanks everyone for their attendance and formally closes the event.