The Gold Coast has a workforce of highly skilled professionals. The area excels in health and medical research, environmental science and creative industries.
The Gold Coast has a wealth of health and medical infrastructure, including the new Gold Coast Health and Knowledge Precinct. This precinct is home to Gold Coast University Hospital and Griffith University, and is the future location of the 2018 Commonwealth Games village.
Two of the Gold Coast’s fastest growing industry sectors are environmental sustainability and ICT. The area boasts expertise in design and construction, coastal and marine consulting, software engineering and artificial intelligence, and multimedia.
Many major infrastructure projects are also underway, due for completion by 2018.