Upcoming events

2018 Trustee welcome back

QLD
Jan 24
State Director Kyl Murphy and the CEDA Queensland State Advisory Council invite all our CEDA Trustees in Queensland to the 2018 Trustee welcome back.

Speakers

Melinda Cilento, Chief Executive, CEDA

2018 Program lunch

QLD
Jan 31
The 2018 Program lunch is an invitation only event – for the senior external affairs, communications, marketing and business development professionals of CEDA member organisations.

Speakers

Steven Spurr, Chief Executive Officer, Edelman Australia

Rural industry: rapid brand growth

QLD
Feb 9
Peter Nathan will provide insight on Australian dairy producer's competitiveness, global market trends and emerging markets.

Speakers

Peter Nathan, Chief Executive Asia Pacific, a2 Milk Company

2018 Economic and Political Overview in Brisbane

QLD
Feb 16
CEDA’s Economic and Political Overview brings together leaders of businesses, communities, policy and politics for frank analysis of the coming year.

Speakers

Michael Blythe, Chief Economist and Managing Director, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Dr Jim Chalmers MP, Federal Shadow Minister for Finance
Melinda Cilento, Chief Executive, CEDA

2018 Economic and Political Overview in Townsville

QLD
Feb 23
CEDA’s Economic and Political Overview is Australia's premier national publication and series of briefings on the year ahead. 

Speakers

Dr Jim Chalmers MP, Federal Shadow Minister for Finance
Kristina Clifton, Senior Economist, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Michele Levine, Chief Executive Officer, Roy Morgan Research

Defence: strategy and capability

QLD
Mar 7
Australia’s regional influence and strategic alliances are challenged as Asian economies grow and military forces modernise. Our defence policies and priorities are crucial to economic success.

Speakers

Maureen Dougherty, President, Boeing Australia, New Zealand & South Pacific
Senator the Hon. Marise Payne, Federal Minister for Defence

Health, ageing and social services

QLD
Mar 22
CEDA Queensland's 2018 Health series investigates a critical economic imperative - the integration of our health, aged care, human and social service systems.

Speakers

Tim Kelsey, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Digital Health Agency

City economics: policy, planning, growth

QLD
Mar 27
The success of our economy is dependent on the success of our cities.  The Productivity Commission’s five year review weighs in heavily on cities and services.

Speakers

Nerida Conisbee, Chief Economist, REA Group
Peter Harris AO, Chairman, Productivity Commission

2018 Energy series: ACCC Chairman, Rod Sims

QLD
May 28
At the opening event in the CEDA QLD 2018 Energy series, ACCC Chairman Rod Sims presents a keynote address on retail electricity supply and retail electricity price competitiveness.

Speakers

Rod Sims, Chairman, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission