Upcoming events

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.


See the event page for all speakers

Asian engagement: the Indo-Pacific strategy

Sep 4
CEDA presents Arup Australasia Region Chair Peter Chamley, as he discusses the competitive nature of cities, the rise of megacities and taking advantage of the ‘Indo Pacific’ century.


Peter Chamley, Australasia Regional Chair, ARUP
Gordon Flake, Chief Executive Officer, Perth USAsia Centre
Amit Kumar Mishra, Consul General, Consulate General of India
Joshua Ong, Relationship Director, Asian Banking, Westpac

Metronet precincts - the future of Perth

Sep 12
CEDA presents WA Transport, Planning and Land Minister, Rita Saffioti and WA Housing Minister Peter Tinley to deliver their vision for the future of Perth as a more compact and connected city.


The Hon. Rita Saffioti MLA, WA Minister for Transport; Planning; Lands
The Hon. Peter Tinley AM MLA, WA Minister for Housing; Veteran Issues; Youth

Cancer Council WA - the 60 year fight

Sep 14
As Cancer Council WA celebrates its 60th year, CEDA welcomes Chief Executive Officer, Ashley Reid for a discussion with Trustees on the broader social and economic impacts of cancer.


Ashley Reid, Chief Executive Officer, Cancer Council WA

Western Australia's energy future

Sep 20
Join CEDA as we examine key shifts in the energy supply chain and the opportunities emerging through new technologies, new business models and new commercial arrangements.


Andy Vesey, Managing Director and Chief Executive, AGL Energy
Jessica Shaw MLA, Member for Swan Hills, Chair Economics and Industry Standing Committee, WA Legislative Assembly
Sally McMahon, Economic Regulatory Advisor, Spark Infrastructure

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