SA Leader of the Opposition - key economic address

SA Leader of the Opposition - key economic address

Mar 23
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Peter Malinauskas MP, Leader of the Opposition in South Australia

Event Overview

The party that forms the next Government in South Australia must have a significant plan to grow businesses, jobs and the State’s economy as we emerge from the impacts of COVID-19.

In this keynote address, the Leader of the South Australian Labor Party, Peter Malinauskas MP, will set out his vision for beyond 2022.

With a year to go until the next election, the Labor leader will use this address to provide insights into the major economic policies the party will put before the voters in March 2022.

This briefing is by invitation only to CEDA Trustees. Trustees are senior leaders nominated by CEDA member organisations. At CEDA boardroom briefings Trustees hear from an informed, expert guest speaker in a private, small group setting. Invitations to boardroom briefings are a valued benefit of CEDA membership. Chatham House Rule applies.

Meet the speaker

Peter Malinauskas MP
Leader of the Opposition in South Australia

Peter first entered State parliament as a Member of the Legislative Council in 2015 before being elected as the Member for Croydon in 2018. Prior to becoming Leader of the Opposition, Peter was Minister for Police, Correctional Services, Emergency Services and Road Safety (2016-2017) and briefly Minister for Health, Mental Health and Substance Abuse (2017-2018). He received his Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Adelaide, before rising to head the State’s largest union, where he worked with both employees and employers to find a balance that benefited all South Australians.

Meet the host

Professor Melissa de Zwart
Dean, Law School, University of Adelaide

Melissa is the Dean of the Adelaide Law School, University of Adelaide and the Chair of the Council of Australian Law Deans. She is also Deputy Chair of the Space Industry Association of Australia, Co-Editor of the Woomera Manual on the International Law of Military Space Operations and a board member of the Australian Academy of Law. Prior to joining academia, Melissa was Manager, Corporate Legal Services CSIRO. Her expertise is in the application of the law to new technologies, having published extensively on the internet, social media, whistleblowing, surveillance, online gaming, outer space and the influence and regulation of popular culture.

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