Past events

AI and ethics

VIC
Feb 22
In the first of a national series of events, CEDA brings together leading thinkers to discuss the principles and policy frameworks for artificial intelligence (AI).

Speakers

Katherine Bailey, Senior Principal, Accenture Technology, Accenture
Dr Jed Horner, Policy Manager, Standards Australia
Professor Toby Walsh, Scientia Professor of Artificial Intelligence, UNSW
Antony Cook, Associate General Counsel, Corporate, External and Legal Affairs, Asia, Microsoft

2019 Economic and Political Overview in Sydney

NSW
Feb 22
CEDA welcomes Shadow Treasurer the Hon. Chris Bowen to headline the 2019 Economic and Political Overview.

Speakers

The Hon. Gladys Berejiklian MP, Premier of NSW
Michael Daley MP, NSW Opposition Leader, Member for Maroubra
The Hon. Chris Bowen MP, Shadow Treasurer, Federal Member for McMahon
Melinda Cilento, Chief Executive, CEDA

Scaling impact investment in and from Australia

VIC
Feb 21
CEDA welcomes Chair of the Australian Advisory Board on Impact Investing, Rosemary Addis, to address Trustees on the Board's new report.  

Speakers

Rosemary Addis, Chair, Australian Advisory board on Impact Investing

International education driving economic growth for SA

SA
Feb 21
CEDA is pleased to welcome key business leaders to discuss international education as a sector that delivers a powerful economic impact across so much more than just education.

Speakers

Richard Dolan, Chief Executive Officer, Wines by Geoff Hardy
Sean Keenihan, Chair, StudyAdelaide
Sebastian Raneskold, Vice-President and Pro Vice-Chancellor (International), Flinders University
Leigh McClusky, Managing Director, McCo Group

Regional perspectives on Australia's energy dilemma

NSW
Feb 20
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Essential Energy, Chief Executive Officer, John Cleland to the 2019 Trustee program.

Speakers

John Cleland, Chief Executive Officer, Essential Energy

2019 Economic and Political Overview in Canberra

ACT
Feb 15
CEDA’s Economic and Political Overview is Australia’s premier series of briefings on the issues that will shape the year ahead. Join us in Canberra with ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr for his annual keynote address.  

Speakers

Andrew Barr MLA, ACT Chief Minister
Associate Professor Jane Golley, Acting Director, Australian Centre on China in the World, Australian National University
Matthew Hassan, Senior Economist, Westpac
David Johnston, Australian Defence Export Advocate

2019 WA Pre-Budget briefing

WA
Feb 14
CEDA is delighted to welcome Western Australian Under Treasurer, Michael Barnes, to provide CEDA Trustees with an insight into the State's economic outlook for 2019.

Speakers

Michael Barnes, Under Treasurer, WA Department of Treasury

Women in leadership: intention to action

VIC
Feb 14
CEDA’s Women in Leadership series in Victoria welcomes VicHealth Leading Thinker and Harvard University Professor Iris Bohnet, one of the most influential people in gender policy around the world.

Speakers

Professor Iris Bohnet, VicHealth Leading Thinker and Academic Dean of Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard University
Jerril Rechter, Chief Executive Officer, VicHealth
Serryn Hayes, Executive Manager, People and Culture, VMIA
Jovita Gartlan, RTS Senior Vice President, McKinsey & Company

Mental health and wellbeing

SA
Feb 14
CEDA welcomes international spokesperson for mental health and University of Melbourne Professor of Youth Mental Health, Professor Patrick McGorry AO, to lead a critical discussion around mental health and wellbeing in South Australia.

Speakers

Professor Patrick McGorry AO, Professor of Youth Health, University of Melbourne
Nicole Dwyer, Chief Executive Officer, Workskil Australia
Gabrielle Kelly, Director, SAHMRI Wellness & Resilience Centre
Professor Tracey Wade, Matthew Flinders Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Flinders University

2019 Economic and Political Overview in Brisbane

QLD
Feb 14
The national launch of CEDA’s 2019 Economic and Political Overview in Brisbane provides expert analysis and forecasts for the year ahead.

Speakers

Michael Blythe, Chief Economist and Managing Director, Economics, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Professor Simon Jackman, Chief Executive Officer, United States Studies Centre
Sara James, Emmy Award winning journalist and author
Peter van Onselen, Journalist and Professor of Politics and Policy, Griffith Business School

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