Upcoming events

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
David Edwards, Projects Chief Executive, Department of State Development

Digital health innovation

QLD
Oct 31
Tim Kelsey will provide a briefing on the work of the Australian Digital Health Agency following the approval of the National Digital Health Strategy.

Speakers

Tim Kelsey, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Digital Health Agency

Health series: patient centred future?

QLD
Nov 2
Healthcare remains our economy’s fastest growing expense. The second event in the CEDA Queensland 2017 Health series examines what patient centred care means for cost, service, and delivery - now and for the decades ahead.
 

Speakers

Professor Paul Glasziou, Director, Centre for Research in Evidence-Based Practice, Bond University
Dr Edwin Kruys MD, Vice President, Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
The Hon. Jane Prentice MP, Federal Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services

Rural industry: rapid brand growth

QLD
Nov 3
Peter Nathan will provide insight on Australian producer's competitiveness, global market trends and emerging markets.

Speakers

Peter Nathan, Chief Executive Asia Pacific, a2 Milk Company

Global disruption - local economic impacts

QLD
Nov 8
Military tensions in north Asia, new U.S. administration policies and European political events, herald change in the global economy and a new policy environment. What does it mean for the Australian economy?

Speakers

Steve Johnston, Group Chief Financial Officer, Suncorp Group
Dr Wes Widmaier, Associate Professor, School of Government and International Relations, Griffith University

The future of work

QLD
Nov 9
Rita Arrigo will provide a briefing on humanising innovation with digital solutions and emerging technologies that will shape future work and the workplace.

Speakers

Rita Arrigo, Chief Digital Advisor, Microsoft

Global property market trends

QLD
Nov 16
Steve Leigh will provide an analysis of global property market trends.

Speakers

Steve Leigh, Managing Director, Global Real Estate, QIC

Business change and equity

QLD
Nov 29
Recent data benchmarks business progress toward workplace equity.

Speakers

Libby Lyons, Director, Workplace Gender Equality Agency

Women in Leadership: the information to influence

QLD
Nov 30
CEDA's Women in Leadership series delivers leading thinking and thinkers, new insights and a forum for debate on a complex and critical economic development issue - equity and diversity.

Speakers

Sally Loane, Chief Executive, Financial Services Council
Libby Lyons, Director, Workplace Gender Equality Agency
Kate Hillman, Partner, People Organisation and Change, EY