Upcoming events

Australia's defence industries boom: are we ready?

VIC
Oct 24
How can we mobilise local industry and workforce for Australia's defence boom? Join BAE Systems Australia CEO Glynn Phillips for a closer look at the opportunities and key productivity issues in Australia's defence industries.

Speakers


Project leadership: delivering the world's largest projects

VIC
Oct 31
CEDA welcomes David Knox, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Naval Infrastructure to discuss the recently published McKinsey & Company report The art of project leadership: Delivering the world’s largest projects, detailing organisational and leadership best practice for large capital projects.

Speakers

David Knox, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Naval Infrastructure

Global smart cities

VIC
Nov 1
CEDA welcomes international speaker Dr Roland Busch, Chief Technology Officer and Member of the Global Managing Board of Siemens AG for a closer look at innovative smart city initiatives from around the world

Speakers

Dr Roland Busch, Chief Technology Officer and Member of the Global Managing Board, Siemens AG
Catherine Caruana-McManus, Chair, Smart Cities and Industries Workstream, IoT Alliance Australia

Modernising and increasing the reliability of Victoria's gas

VIC
Nov 2
CEDA welcomes Tim Nelson, Chief Economist and General Manager, Sustainability, AGL to discuss the proposed gas import pipeline to increase energy security and supply for south-eastern states of Australia.

 

Speakers

Dr Tim Nelson, Chief Economist, AGL Energy

Digital health: delivering world class innovation

VIC
Nov 3
Find out more about the vision and opportunities highlighted in the just-released national digital health strategy with the ADHA’s CEO Tim Kelsey.

Speakers

Tim Kelsey, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Digital Health Agency
Professor Mary Foley AM, Managing Director, Telstra Health
Dr Stephanie Allen, Global Public Health & Social Services Sector Leader, Deloitte

Australian government principles for social impact investing

VIC
Nov 10
CEDA welcomes Vicki Wilkinson, Division Head, Social Policy Division of the Commonwealth Treasury to discuss Australian Government objectives and principles for creating an enabling environment for social impact investing.

Speakers

Vicki Wilkinson, Division Head, Social Policy Division, Fiscal Group, Commonwealth Treasury

Cyber security: How can industry stay ahead of the game?

VIC
Nov 14
Join Australia's cyber security leader Alistair Macgibbon as we look at the emerging risks and opportunities in the changing cyber landscape.

Speakers

Sue O'Connor, Chair, Yarra Valley Water
Alastair MacGibbon, Special Adviser to the Prime Minister on Cyber Security, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
Lynwen Connick, Chief Information Security Officer, ANZ Banking Group

The brave new world of artificial intelligence

VIC
Nov 16
CEDA's new economy breakfast series returns with a closer look at the brave new world of artificial intelligence. Join Vice-President of Microsoft Corporation David A. Heiner from the US for the latest global thinking.

Speakers

David A. Heiner, Vice-President, Regulatory Affairs, Microsoft Corporation

Women in Leadership: a roadmap for change

VIC
Nov 22
What's the latest research on workplace gender equality? Join the WGEA's Libby Lyons and other leaders as we set out the roadmap for change.

Speakers

Libby Lyons, Director, Workplace Gender Equality Agency
Fiona Vines, Head of Inclusion and Diversity, BHP
Jennifer Cermak, Partner, McKinsey & Company

Energy: keynote by Hon. Josh Frydenberg MP

VIC
Dec 1
CEDA Victoria welcomes Federal Minister for Environment and Energy the Hon. Josh Frydenberg MP for a keynote address on national energy market reform.

Speakers

The Hon. Josh Frydenberg MP, Federal Minister for the Environment and Energy

Health: the growth of private patients in public hospitals

VIC
Dec 13
Join Cabrini Health CEO, Dr Michael Walsh to discuss the growth of privately insured patients in public hospitals, possible drivers of this and how this impacts patients, private hospitals, public hospitals, private health insurers and governments.

Speakers

Dr Michael Walsh, Chief Executive Officer, Cabrini Health