Upcoming events

WA economic update

WA
May 13
Join your fellow Trustees for a discussion on the WA economy, led by the Western Australian Under Treasurer.

Speakers

Michael Barnes, Under Treasurer, WA Department of Treasury

Delivering on Western Australia's 2030 hydrogen ambition

WA
May 14
This event has been rescheduled from 28 April due to WA Government restrictions. All those registered will receive an email with the updated information and are asked to confirm their attendance on this new date if available.

Speakers

The Hon. Alannah MacTiernan MLC, WA Minister for Regional Development; Agriculture and Food; Hydrogen Industry
Jason Crusan, Vice President Technology, Woodside Energy
Russell James, General Manager, Business Development West, ATCO
Joep Vaessen, Business Group Leader, Power Engineering, GHD

View from the Opposition: National Reconstruction Project

NAT
May 18
Join Trustees from across the country and Deputy Leader of the Opposition, Richard Marles, to discuss the Labor approach to economic recovery and pose your questions.

Speakers

The Hon. Richard Marles MP, Federal Shadow Minister for National Reconstruction, Employment, Skills and Small Business, Shadow Minister for Science
Lynne Cockerell, Deputy Head of Economic Analysis, Reserve Bank of Australia

Victorian Vice Chancellors' panel

VIC
May 18
Throughout 2021 CEDA welcomes Vice Chancellors from across the country to speak as the leaders of significant businesses, and to share their strategies for dealing with unprecedented change and challenges.

Speakers

See the event page for all speakers

Evolving Tasmania's State Service

TAS
May 19
In 2019, the Premier announced a Review of the Tasmanian State Service (TSS) to be led by Dr Ian Watt AC. The review will ensure the TSS is fit-for-purpose for Tasmania today and into the future.

Speakers

Dr Ian Watt AC, Independent Reviewer, Review of the Tasmanian State Service

SA economic update

SA
May 20
Join your fellow Trustees for a discussion on the SA economy, led by the Treasury Chief Executive, David Reynolds.

Speakers

David Reynolds, Chief Executive, SA Department of Treasury and Finance

Victoria State Budget Briefing

VIC
May 21
CEDA welcomes Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas, to address members and guests following the release of the 2021-22 State Budget.

Speakers

Tim Pallas MP, Treasurer of Victoria, Minister for Economic Development, Minister for Industrial Relations
Jason Kambovski, Global Head of Public Sector, Westpac

Manufacturing: the most promising capability a country has

NSW
May 26
Join Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre Managing Director, Dr Jens Goennemann, to explore the opportunities in manufacturing.

Speakers

Dr Jens Goennemann, Managing Director, Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre

The outlook for the Melbourne CBD

VIC
May 27
Join City of Melbourne Chief Executive, Justin Hanney, to explore strategies for bringing the CBD back to life.

Speakers

Justin Hanney, Chief Executive Officer, City of Melbourne

Future capability for Australia's challenges in defence

ACT
May 28
Join CEDA Trustees and defence stakeholders for a discussion on Australia's future defence capability with the Government lead on capability acquisition and sustainment group.

Speakers

Tony Fraser, Deputy Secretary, Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group, Federal Department of Defence
Martin Halloran, First Assistant Secretary, Australian Industry Capability (AIC), Department of Defence

In my experience: CEO insights

WA
May 31
CEDA welcomes outgoing Woodside CEO, Peter Coleman, to share insights about doing business in Australia, what we do well and could do better and the challenges and opportunities for the future.

Speakers

Peter Coleman, CEO and Managing Director, Woodside
Melinda Cilento, Chief Executive, CEDA

Driving resilience in healthcare, a leader's perspective

NAT
Jun 1
Join Philips ANZ Managing Director, Matt Moran, and Trustees from across the country for an exploration of the results of Philips’ Future Health Index 2021 Australian report.

Speakers

Matt Moran, Managing Director, Philips Australia and New Zealand
Dr Stephanie Allen, Global Healthcare Leader, Deloitte

Building resilient Australian cities

NAT
Jun 4
By 2050, two thirds of the world’s population will live and work in cities. In the face of a worldwide pandemic, mass urban migration and the growing climate crisis, it is now more important than ever to build cities that can withstand different types of crisis – whether environmental, physical, or social.

Speakers

Ken Morrison, Chief Executive, Property Council of Australia
Davina Rooney, Chief Executive Officer, Green Building Council of Australia
Malcolm Smith, Australian Cities Leader, Arup

Tech Central: opportunities of NSW's global technology hub

NSW
Jun 7
Join Trustees and drivers of the Tech Central precinct to learn about the opportunities for business and the NSW economy.

Speakers

Amy Glancey, Chief of Staff, Atlassian
David Thodey AO, Chairman, Tech Central Advisory Committee

Productivity priorities post-pandemic

VIC
Jun 8
Join Productivity Commissioner Michael Brennan and experts from across business to discuss how Australia might ‘build back better’ from the pandemic in terms of productivity growth.

Speakers

Michael Brennan, Chair, Productivity Commission

ATO: its changing role and the future of tax administration

NAT
Jun 16
Australian Taxation Commissioner, Chris Jordan, will reflect on the impacts of 2020 on the future of tax administration.

Speakers

Chris Jordan AO, Commissioner of Taxation, Australian Taxation Office
Jarrod Ball, Chief Economist, CEDA
Jeremy Hirschhorn, Second Commissioner, Australian Taxation Office

Queensland State Budget address 2021

QLD
Jun 21
At this annual CEDA event the Treasurer details the State’s Budget, highlights government priorities and investment, and responds to post budget analysis and your questions. 

Speakers

The Hon. Cameron Dick MP, Treasurer of Queensland , Minister for Investment

NSW State Budget address

NSW
Jun 23
CEDA welcomes NSW Treasurer, the Hon. Dominic Perrottet to address members and guests following the release of the 2021-22 NSW State Budget.

Speakers

Hon. Dominic Perrottet, Treasurer of NSW
David Deverall, Chief Executive, TCorp

State of the Nation 2021

ACT
Jun 23
How can we take what we have learnt in 2020 and build back strong? CEDA’s 2021 State of the Nation forum, under the theme of ‘Conversations for the future’ will bring Australia’s top decision makers and experts for must have discussions on the most pressing policy issues facing our nation.

Speakers

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Undertaking reform of the Victorian building system

VIC
Jun 29
Join Trustees and Commissioner for Better Regulation, Anna Cronin, to discuss the State Government’s Building System Review.

Speakers

Anna Cronin, Commissioner for Better Regulation and Red Tape Commissioner, Better Regulation Victoria

Empowering first nations peoples - focus on employment

NAT
Jun 30
Join CEDA’s panel to discuss how business can develop employment opportunities for first nations people and provide culturally safe environments.

Speakers

Troy Cook, Director and General Manager, Community Engagement, Wirrpanda Foundation

NSW economic update

NSW
Jul 1
Join your fellow Trustees for a discussion on the NSW economy, led by Treasury Secretary, Michael Pratt.

Speakers

Michael Pratt AM, Secretary, NSW Treasury

Making AI accessible, affordable and simple

SA
Jul 7
Join fellow Trustees to learn about the opportunities available for business through artificial intelligence.

Speakers

Dr Niusha Shafiabady, Founder, Cognobit AI, Associate Professor in Intelligent Systems

NSW Vice Chancellors Panel

NSW
Aug 3
Throughout 2021 CEDA welcomes Vice Chancellors from across the country to speak as the leaders of significant businesses, and to share their strategies for dealing with unprecedented change and challenges.

Speakers

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We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of country throughout Australia and recognise their continuing connection to land, waters and culture. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.

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