Upcoming events

Community pulse 2018: the economic disconnect

Aug 21
Join CEDA, and community, business, and government leaders for the launch of new NSW-based polling data and insights from our nation-wide analysis to community attitudes to economic growth and development.


Melinda Cilento, Chief Executive, CEDA
Michael Rose AM, Chair, Committee for Sydney
Sam Mostyn, Non-Executive Director, Transurban, Virgin Australia, Mirvac

Business development and marketing breakfast 2018

Aug 24
CEDA NSW/ACT welcomes business development and marketing and communications representatives to this annual breakfast event, with guest speaker Cannings Strategic Communications, Managing Director, Renée Bertuch.


Renée Bertuch, Managing Director, Cannings Strategic Communications

Educational priorities in a high growth setting

Aug 28
CEDA’s Western Sydney growth series welcomes NSW Minister for Education the Hon. Rob Stokes to outline education priorities in a high growth setting.


The Hon. Rob Stokes, NSW Minister for Education
Prof. Barney Glover, Vice-Chancellor and President, Western Sydney University
Professor John Pollaers, Chair, Australian Industry Skills Committee and Aged Care Workforce Strategy Taskforce
Sarah Hill, Chief Executive Officer, Greater Sydney Commission

Keeping innovation in Australia

Aug 29
CEDA NSW/ACT welcomes WiseTech Global, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Richard White to the 2018 Trustee program. 


Richard White, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, WiseTech Global

Newcastle and Hunter Region Economic Development Forum

Sep 11
Headlined by NSW Deputy Premier, the Hon. John Barilaro, CEDA’s Newcastle and Hunter Region Economic Development Forum returns to examine the key issues that drive economic and social development in the region.


The Hon. John Barilaro MP, New South Wales Deputy Premier
Derek Francis, Executive Director - Economic Policy, Enablers and Analytics, NSW Department of Industry
Susie George, Regional General Manager, TAFE NSW
Prof. Roy Green, Chair, Port of Newcastle

Sydney 2050: Today's planning for tomorrow's Sydney

Sep 14
CEDA NSW’s annual planning discussion welcomes Minister for Planning and Minister for Housing the Hon. Anthony Roberts to address planning priorities for our future Sydney.


The Hon. Anthony Roberts, NSW Minister for Planning, Minister for Housing and Special Minister of State
Clover Moore, Lord Mayor, City of Sydney

Managing disruption in Australia's airport industry

Sep 27
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Sydney Airport, Chief Executive Officer, Geoff Culbert to the 2018 Trustee program.


Geoff Culbert, Chief Executive Officer, Sydney Airport

NSW Copland Program 2018

Oct 2
The Copland Leadership Program is CEDA's professional development program for emerging leaders across corporate, government, academic and community sectors.


Dr Melinda Muth, Copland Leadership Program Facilitator
Swati Dave, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Efic
Paul Hawkins, Chief Combobulator, Crazy Might Work
Paul McClintock AO, CEDA Chairman; National Chairman, Broadspectrum, NSW Ports and I-MED Network; Director, St Vincent's Health Australia and George Institute of Global Health

Creating opportunity for all in New South Wales

Oct 30
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome NSW Department of Family and Community Services, Secretary, Michael Coutts-Trotter to the 2018 Trustee program.


Michael Coutts-Trotter, Secretary, NSW Department of Family and Community Services