Upcoming events

WA Annual Resources Overview

Oct 27
CEDA is proud to once again convene the WA Annual Resources Overview.


Greg Lilleyman, Director of Operations, Fortescue Metals Group
George Bauk, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Northern Minerals
Peter Bradford, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Independence Group NL

A conversation with Abdul-Rahman Abdullah

Nov 2
Join artist Abdul-Rahman Abdullah for a conversation about the impact of art and his own journey, including an opportunity to view host Wesfarmers extensive art collection hosted by Chairman, Michael Chaney AO.


Abdul-Rahman Abdullah, Artist

A conversation with David Singleton, CEO, Austal Shipping

Nov 8
Join your fellow Trustees as David Singleton, Chief Executive Officer of Austal, discusses the future of ship building, advanced manufacturing and defence in Western Australia.


David Singleton, Chief Executive Officer, Austal

Trust through transparency?

Nov 20
As executive director of the Water Services Association of Australia, Adam Lovell brings various stakeholders together to lead industry-wide approaches to national water issues.


Adam Lovell, Executive Director, Water Services Association of Australia

The space economy - opportunities for WA

Nov 21
Growing Australia’s space industry presents significant opportunities. Join a panel of industry leaders to discuss the opportunities for Western Australian (WA) businesses and research institutions.


The Hon. Dave Kelly, WA Minister for Water; Fisheries; Forestry; Innovation and ICT; Science
Professor Peter Klinken AC, Chief Scientist of Western Australia Science and Innovation, WA Department of Jobs, Tourism Science and Innovation
Senator Linda Reynolds CSC, Senator for Western Australia

Cyber Security

Nov 23
Join your fellow Trustees as John Poynton, Chair of SC8 Technologies, discusses cyber security - the opportunities and threats.


John Poynton AM, Chairman, SC8 Technologies

The Ichthys LNG Project - an economic impact assessment

Dec 1

Join INPEX Director Corporate Coordination, Hitoshi Okawa; INPEX General Manager, External Affairs and Joint Venture, Bill Townsend and ACIL Allen Consulting Executive Director, WA and NT, John Nicolaou to discuss the economic benefits of one of the most significant oil and gas projects in the world, the Ichthys LNG Project.


John Nicolaou, Executive Director, WA and NT, ACIL Allen Consulting
Hitoshi Okawa, Director Corporate Coordination, INPEX
Bill Townsend, General Manager, External Affairs and Joint Venture, INPEX

WA State of the State 2017

Dec 6
CEDA is honoured to welcome the Premier of Western Australia (WA), the Hon. Mark McGowan, and three senior WA Ministers to detail the Government’s plans to steer the State’s economy.


The Hon. Mark McGowan, WA Premier; Minister for Public Sector Management; State Development; Jobs and Trade; and Federal-State Relations
The Hon. Roger Cook, Deputy Premier, WA Minister for Health; Mental Health
The Hon. Ben Wyatt, WA Treasurer; Minister for Finance; Energy; and Aboriginal Affairs