Past events

Defence industries: unlocking global markets

VIC
Oct 18
What are the opportunities to grow Australia’s $2.5 billion defence export industries over the next decade?

Speakers

Gabby Costigan, Chief Executive Officer, BAE Systems Australia
Dr Sheridan Kearnan, First Assistant Secretary, Defence Industry Policy Division, Federal Department of Defence
Peter Shute, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Norseld

Population growth in the Northern Territory

NT
Oct 17
With the recent release of the NT Population Growth Strategy by the NT Chief Minister, CEDA is delighted to welcome CEDA members and guests to hear from key stakeholders on critical aspects of the Strategy and what action will be delivered by governments, the community sector and business.

Speakers

Dr Kerry Eupene, Founder, Smith Street Dental Practice
Wendy Morton, Executive Director, Northern Territory Council of Social Service
Ian Satchwell, Executive Director Economic and Environment Policy, Department of the Chief Minister
Jessica Silvester, Director of Performance and Improvement, Darwin office, EY

Employee engagement in the modern workplace

WA
Oct 16
CEDA is delighted to welcome Ashley Dixon to share with Trustees her experiences in utilising technology to build employee engagement and collaboration in one of the state’s most significant utilities.

Speakers

Ashley Dixon, Corporate Communications Manager, Synergy

Regional development and economic resilience

QLD
Oct 16
Newly appointed Director-General Rachel Hunter will discuss major projects, initiatives to strengthen regional employment and grow new industries for economic resilience in Queensland’s regions.

Speakers

Rachel Hunter, Director-General, Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning

Sustainable social infrastructure

QLD
Oct 10
Australian Unity CEO Rohan Mead has responsibility for health, wealth and living services for one million Australians. He has ideas about the social infrastructure model needed to meet the future demands for an ageing population.

Speakers

Rohan Mead, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Australian Unity

Delivery of a transformative transport agenda

NSW
Oct 10
CEDA welcomes NSW Transport Infrastructure Minister, the Hon. Andrew Constance to share insights into the State’s transformative transport agenda and signature Future Transport Strategy 2056.

Speakers

The Hon. Andrew Constance MP, NSW Minister for Transport and Infrastructure

Shaping WA: agribusiness outlook

WA
Oct 10
CEDA’s second event of the Shaping WA series focusses on the transformational technologies driving diversification across agriculture and regional WA.

Speakers

Dr Tash Ayers, Managing Director and Cofounder, Agristart
Bruce Cheung, Chairman, Pardoo Beef Corporation
Dr Ross Kingwell, Economics and Business Analysis Manager, Australian Export Grains Innovation Centre (AEGIC)
Dr Michael Robertson, Science Director - Agriculture and Food, CSIRO

Australia's free trade agenda

NSW
Oct 9
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Trade, Investment, and Business Engagement Group, Deputy Secretary, Christopher Langman to the 2018 Trustee program.

Speakers

Christopher Langman, Deputy Secretary, Trade, Investment, and Business Engagement Group, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Victoria's economic development

VIC
Oct 9
Join Leader of the Opposition in Victoria, the Hon. Matthew Guy to find out more about policy priorities ahead of the November state election.

Speakers

The Hon. Matthew Guy, Leader of the Opposition, Victoria

China - North Asia Update

SA
Oct 5
CEDA welcomes DFAT North Asia Division First Assistant Secretary, Graham Fletcher as he discusses the key issues in the North Asia region and trade opportunities for SA including education, agribusiness and energy.

Speakers

Graham Fletcher, First Assistant Secretary, North Asia Division, DFAT

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