Upcoming events

ATO: its changing role and the future of tax administration

NAT
Apr 21
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

Perth rental crisis: social housing quality, affordability

WA
Apr 22
Join Trustees and Curtin Research Centre’s Steven Rowley, for a discussion on Perth’s rental and social housing crisis.

Speakers

Professor Steven Rowley, Director, Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute, Curtin Research Centre

Undertaking reform of the Victorian building system

VIC
Apr 27
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

Unlocking Qld's competitive advantage in a net zero world

QLD
Apr 27
Join Queensland Trustees and CleanCo’s Dr Maia Schweizer to discuss how the energy sector can give the state an economic advantage.

Speakers

Dr Maia Schweizer, Chief Executive Officer, CleanCo Queensland

Delivering on Western Australia's 2030 hydrogen ambition

WA
Apr 28
With Federal and State strategies to develop a renewable hydrogen industry in place, we ask what the next vital steps are to develop the industry in Western Australia.

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

Strength and resilience in Australia's financial system

NSW
Apr 28
CEDA welcomes APRA Chairman, Wayne Byres to outline the role of the prudential supervisor for the year ahead, in a post-COVID world.

Speakers

Wayne Byres, Chair, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority
Gina Cass-Gottlieb, Partner, Gilbert + Tobin

Strength and resilience in Australia's financial system

NAT
Apr 28
CEDA welcomes APRA Chairman, Wayne Byres to outline the role of the prudential supervisor for the year ahead, in a post-COVID world.

Speakers

Wayne Byres, Chair, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority
Gina Cass-Gottlieb, Partner, Gilbert + Tobin

Melbourne's west - the next growth chapter

VIC
Apr 29
With landmark infrastructure projects planned over the next decade, we discuss how West Melbourne has become one of the fastest growing regions in Australia and has set the benchmark for community-focused living.

Speakers

The Hon. Jacinta Allan MP, Victorian Minister for Transport and Infrastructure
Louise Glanville, Chair, Western Metropolitan Partnership
Ludo Campbell-Reid, Director, City Design and Livability, Wyndham City Council
Dr Joseph Correnza, Principal and Australasian Regional Board Member, Arup

Export diversification: new products, new markets

NAT
Apr 29
Despite the economic benefits of Australia’s exports being abundantly clear, opportunity remains to better understand existing markets, further develop burgeoning ones, and diversify our offering to them.

Speakers

Tim Beresford, Acting Chief Executive Officer, Austrade
Julianne Parkinson, Chief Executive Officer, Global Centre for Modern Ageing
Associate Professor Ben Lyons, Director, Rural Economies Centre of Excellence, USQ

The future of mental health support and services

VIC
May 4
Join leading mental health decision makers and advocates to discuss developing a holistic approach to support and services.

Speakers

Lucinda Brogden AM, Chair, National Mental Health Commission
Professor Allan Fels AO, Professorial Fellow, University of Melbourne, Patron, Mental Health Victoria
Jason Trethowan, Chief Executive Officer, headspace

The future of mental health support and services

NAT
May 4
Join leading mental health decision makers and advocates to discuss developing a holistic approach to support and services.

Speakers

Lucinda Brogden AM, Chair, National Mental Health Commission
Professor Allan Fels AO, Professorial Fellow, University of Melbourne, Patron, Mental Health Victoria
Jason Trethowan, Chief Executive Officer, headspace

Australia's aged care workforce post-Royal Commission

NAT
May 6
Join experts from across the aged care sector to discuss how Australia builds on its current aged care workforce to deliver on the recommendations of the Royal Commission’s final report into Aged Care Quality and Safety.

Speakers

Debby Blakey, Chief Executive Officer, HESTA
Kasy Chambers, Executive Director, Anglicare
Sean Rooney, Chief Executive Officer, Leading Age Services Australia
Ian Thompson, Principal, Nous Group

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

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

Victoria 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

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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

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 brining the CBD back to life.

Speakers

Justin Hanney, Chief Executive Officer, City of Melbourne

In my experience: CEO insights

WA
May 27
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

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

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

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

Queensland State Budget address

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

The Hon. Dominic Perrottet MP, Treasurer of NSW
David Deverall, Chief Executive, NSW Treasury Corporation

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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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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