Talks and ideas

Our expert panel events and talks entertain, inspire and foster debate. Revisit these conversations with some of the world’s best authors, thinkers and commentators.

The Conversation

State Library and The Conversation join forces to bring you a series of events with subject matter experts from universities and research institutions discussing, challenging and reflecting on the issues that concern us.

Game Changers

An initiative of the Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame, watch talks from Queensland’s most innovative business leaders. Discover how they build ventures, reinvent themselves, inspire their teams and envision success. 

Talking ideas

Talking Ideas entertains, inspires and fosters debate; addressing issues that inform our times and shape our lives. Revisit our recorded live events and conversations with some of the world’s best authors, thinkers and commentators.

Podcasts

Listen to extraordinary voices of Queensland and discover entertaining, compelling and unexpected stories through State Library's podcasts.

What's on

Explore the latest events, exhibitions, workshops, and talks.