Upcoming events

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

ACCC's Enforcement and Compliance Policy Update 2019

NSW
Feb 26
CEDA welcomes Australian Competition and Consumer Commission Chair, Rod Sims, for his annual address to CEDA members and guests outlining the enforcement and compliance priorities for the ACCC in 2019. 

Speakers

Rod Sims, Chairman, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

Maximising health precincts

NSW
Feb 28
CEDA's Western Sydney growth series reconvenes in 2019. At this event we examine investments in health precincts and maximising their potential to drive jobs growth, collaboration, and innovation. 

Speakers

Elizabeth Koff, Secretary, NSW Health
David Borger, Executive Director, Western Sydney Business Chamber
Darryl Harkness, Chief Executive Officer, Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research
Bill Tsakalos, City Architect and Director Transformational Design, Blacktown City Council

Infrastructure needs to manage population growth

NSW
Mar 6
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities, Deputy Secretary, Luke Yeaman to the 2019 Trustee program. 

Speakers

Luke Yeaman, Deputy Secretary, Infrastructure, Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities

Technology shaping cities

NSW
Mar 12
Join CEDA to examine emerging and disruptive technology shaping modern cities and how governments, industry, and operators can leverage them to enhance the customer transport experience.

Speakers

Anna Chau, Acting Chief Executive, Infrastructure Australia
Rodd Staples, Secretary, Transport for NSW

Sustainability and resilience in urban development

NSW
Mar 14
Join CEDA to examine the intersection between transport, utilities, and social infrastructure in the development of sustainable and resilient cities.

Speakers

Monica Barone, Chief Executive Officer, City of Sydney
Romilly Madew AO, Chief Executive Officer, Green Building Council of Australia
Charlie Crane, Commercial Manager – Strategic Projects, Veolia
Wesley Enoch, Director, Sydney Festival

Priorities in Australia's banking industry

NSW
Mar 20
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Australian Banking Association, Chief Executive Officer, the Honourable Anna Bligh AC to the 2019 Trustee program.

Speakers

The Hon. Anna Bligh AC, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Banking Association

The social CEO

NSW
Mar 22
CEDA welcomes senior leaders from across the Australian corporate and not-for-profit landscape to discuss corporate leadership on social issues that shape Australia's prosperity. 

Speakers

Alison Watkins, Group Managing Director, Coca-Cola Amatil
Debby Blakey, Chief Executive Officer, HESTA
Steven Spurr, Chief Executive Officer, Edelman Australia

Pre-budget address and Australia's economic outlook

NSW
Mar 25
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Westpac, Chief Economist, Bill Evans to the 2019 Trustee program.

Speakers

Bill Evans, Chief Economist, Westpac

Maximising ageing Australians in our society and workplace

NSW
Mar 27
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Age Discrimination Commissioner, the Hon. Dr Kay Patterson AO to the 2019 Trustee program.

Speakers

The Hon. Dr Kay Patterson AO, Age Discrimination Commissioner, Australian Human Rights Commission

Can technology deliver a better world for consumers?

NSW
Mar 28
CEDA welcomes CHOICE Chief Executive Officer, Alan Kirkland to examine the role of technology in delivering a better world for consumers.

Speakers

Alan Kirkland, Chief Executive Officer, CHOICE

Budget balance: underwriting Australia's social compact

NSW
Mar 29
Has enough been done to secure Australia’s long-term fiscal position and fund the critical services that keep Australians healthy, comfortable and safe?

Speakers

Chris Richardson, Partner, Deloitte Access Economics
Felicity Emmett, Senior Economist, ANZ
Jarrod Ball, Chief Economist, CEDA

Outlook for renewables in the Australian energy sector

NSW
Apr 3
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA), Chief Executive Officer, Darren Miller to the 2019 Trustee program. 

Speakers

Darren Miller, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)

Is your diverse workplace inclusive?

NSW
Apr 4
CEDA welcomes Atlassian’s Global Head of Diversity and Belonging, Aubrey Blanche along with industry leaders to discuss building dynamic, balanced, and fulfilling work environments.

Speakers

Aubrey Blanche, Global Head of Diversity and Belonging, Atlassian
Lisa Annese, Chief Executive Officer, Diversity Council Australia
James Taylor, Managing Director, Special Broadcasting Service
Alastair McEwin, Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Australian Human Rights Commission

Chasing moonshots — culture, ambition and innovation

NSW
Apr 9
CEDA welcomes Telstra Chief Financial Officer and Head of Strategy, Robyn Denholm, to discuss culture, ambition and the importance of innovation to Australia’s economic future.

Speakers

Robyn Denholm, Chief Financial Officer & Head of Strategy, Telstra, Chair, Tesla
Dr Charlie Day, Chief Executive Officer, Innovation and Science Australia
Michael Ilczynski, Chief Executive Officer, SEEK Asia Pacific and Americas

National Member CEO dinner

NSW
Apr 9
CEDA's Chairman, Paul McClintock AO, and Chief Executive, Melinda Cilento invites the CEO/MDs of our national member organisations to join them for an informal dinner discussion on CEDA's plans for 2019.

Speakers


Property market outlook

NSW
Apr 30
Featuring a keynote address by Stockland Managing Director, Mark Steinert, CEDA NSW's Property market outlook will examine drivers shaping the residential, commercial and retail property sectors in 2019. 

Speakers

Mark Steinert, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Stockland
Tim Lawless, Director and Head of Research, CoreLogic Asia Pacific

Strengthening the Australian superannuation industry

NSW
May 1
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (AFSA), Chief Executive Officer, Martin Fahy to the 2019 Trustee program.

Speakers

Martin Fahy, Chief Executive Officer, AFSA

Australia's resource future- domestic and international

NSW
May 8
CEDA NSW/ACT welcomes Adani Mining Australia, Chief Executive Officer, Lucas Dow to the 2019 Trustee program. 

Speakers

Lucas Dow, Chief Executive Officer, Adani Mining Australia

The role of planning in managing NSW economic growth

NSW
May 15
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome NSW Department of Planning and Environment, Secretary, Carolyn McNally to the 2019 Trustee program.

Speakers

Carolyn McNally, Secretary, NSW Department of Planning and Environment