Upcoming events

Meet the WA Government's eight overseas commissioners

Jun 29
CEDA is delighted to invite Trustees for a special briefing from eight Government of Western Australia’s overseas commissioners.


The Future of Work - building a future-ready workforce

Jul 17
This event, the second in CEDA WA's Future of Work series, examines short, medium and long-term opportunities for training and re-skilling a future-proofed workforce.


Peter Harris AO, Chairman, Productivity Commission
Nicky Firth, Vice President Human Resources, Rio Tinto
Annie Fogarty, Executive Chairperson, Fogarty Foundation
Julie Hobbs, Chief Executive Officer, Future Now - Creative and Leisure Industries Training Council

Workforce management in the digital age

Jul 18
In this Trustee Boardroom Briefing, CEDA welcomes Deloitte Human Capital Regional Competency Lead, Julie Harrison to share her insights in workforce management in the digital age.


Julie Harrison, Regional Competency Lead, Human Capital, Deloitte

Talking 2030 - Australia's agribusiness strategy for growth

Jul 27
CEDA welcomes National Farmers Federation President, Fiona Simson, to address CEDA Trustees on the Federation’s vision to grow Australia’s agriculture industry by 2030.


Fiona Simson, President, National Farmers Federation

Women in Leadership: the CEO panel - diversity beyond gender

Aug 9
This event, the second in CEDA WA’s 2018 Women in Leadership series, features chief executives and senior leaders of some of our nations’ longest standing companies discussing what is required of leadership to develop and support a truly diverse workforce.


Terry Agnew, Group Chief Executive Officer, RAC of WA
Danielle Newport, Chief Executive Officer, Activ Foundation

2018 Indigenous Business Leadership

Aug 15
CEDA's annual Indigenous business leadership event welcomes senior business and thought leaders from a cross section of industries who are working to empower Indigenous people through education, employment and advocacy.


Allan James, Chief Executive Officer, Carey Group Holdings Pty Ltd
Glen Kelly, Director, KPMG

2018 Vice-Chancellors panel

Aug 31
CEDA welcomes WA Minister for Education and Training, the Hon. Sue Ellery, and the five Vice-Chancellors leading WA’s universities to discuss their strategies for future-proofing education in this age of disruption.


The Hon. Sue Ellery BA, WA Minister for Education and Training
Professor Stephen Chapman, Vice-Chancellor and President, Edith Cowan University
Professor Dawn Freshwater, Vice-Chancellor, University of Western Australia
Professor Celia Hammond, Vice-Chancellor, The University of Notre Dame Australia

Women in Leadership - diversity in the arts

Nov 9
Join esteemed leaders as they examine the challenges and opportunities of diversity and inclusion in the arts sector, in CEDA’s final 2018 Women in Leadership event.


Wendy Martin, Director, Perth Festival
Sam Walsh AO, Chair, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Clare Watson, Artistic Director, Black Swan State Theatre Company

The Future of Work - reimagining the workforce

Nov 29
The final event in CEDA WA’s Future of Work series examines how the business community can reinvent their approach to talent acquisition and retention for today’s agile, digital, mobile, analytical, and technologically-driven workforce.


Michelle Baxter, Chief Executive Officer, Safe Work Australia
Jodi Cant, Chief Executive Officer, Landgate