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CEO panel: future leadership

QLD
Aug 21

Chief executives of some of our nation's longest running companies discuss what leadership is required now for Australia's next half century.

Speakers

Debby Blakey, Chief Executive Officer, HESTA
Brian Hartzer, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Westpac Banking Corporation
Dean Mehmet, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Hastings Deering

 Public event
 21/08/2017
 Hilton Brisbane, 190 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, QLD

 Leadership/Management
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Agriculture: trends and transformation

QLD
Aug 23

Josie Angus will discuss transformation, investment trends and the impact for Australian agri-food industries and producers.

Speakers

Josie Angus, Director, Angus Pastoral Company

 Trustee only
 23/08/2017
 BDO Boardroom, Brisbane, QLD

 Agriculture/Farming
 Lunch (12.oopm to 2.00pm)

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Treasury outlook

QLD
Aug 30

The Under-Treasurer will provide an update on the State's economy and an overview of critical policy and initiatives for growth.

Speakers

Jim Murphy, Under-Treasurer, Queensland Treasury

 Trustee only
 30/08/2017
 QUT Boardroom, Brisbane, QLD

 Economy
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Housing Australia

QLD
Aug 31

Historically low interest rates, long term economic and population growth and a tax system biasing debt over savings have contributed to housing affordability issues in Australia.

Speakers

Dr John Edwards, Visiting Fellow, Lowy Institute and Member, CEDA Board of Directors
Alan Kirkland, Chief Executive Officer, CHOICE
Riki Polygenis, Head of Australian Economics, NAB

 Public event
 31/08/2017
 Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Brisbane, Brisbane, QLD

 Property/Housing
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Tourism - improving competitiveness

QLD
Sep 06

Bob East will discuss how to transform Australian tourism, improve performance and build competitiveness.

Speakers

Bob East, Chief Executive Officer, Mantra Group

 Trustee only
 06/09/2017
 Woods Bagot boardroom, Brisbane, QLD

 Economy
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Biosecurity risk and capability

QLD
Sep 14

Professor Whittaker will analyse the role of biosecurity to prevent, respond, recover and safeguard our environment and health.

Speakers

Professor Maxine Whittaker, Dean, Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences, James Cook University

 Trustee only
 14/09/2017
 SunWater boardroom, Brisbane, QLD

 Economy
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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2017 State of the State address

QLD
Sep 20

CEDA welcomes the Hon. Annastacia Palaszczuk, Premier of Queensland to present the 2017 State of the State address.

Speakers

The Hon. Annastacia Palaszczuk MP, Premier of Queensland

 Public event
 20/09/2017
 Royal International Convention Centre, Brisbane Show Grounds, 600 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills, Brisbane, QLD

 Economy
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Papua New Guinea: working with our nearest neighbour

QLD
Oct 20

Papua New Guinea and Australia share a close economic and strategic partnership and trade $6.8 billion each year.

Speakers

Andrew Barry, Country Head, ExxonMobil
His Excellency Bruce Davis, Australian High Commissioner to Papua New Guinea

 Public event
 20/10/2017
 Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Brisbane, Brisbane, QLD

 International affairs
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Tourism: big project impacts

QLD
Oct 27

Queensland's tourism sector contributes $18 billion to the economy and supports a workforce over 200,000. Big projects are expected to drive the next phase of growth, but only if we can improve sector productivity and visitor experience quality.

Speakers

Matt Bekier, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, The Star Entertainment Group
John O’Sullivan, Managing Director, Tourism Australia

 Public event
 27/10/2017
 Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, South Bank, Brisbane, QLD

 Economy
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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