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Federal pre-election update

SA
Jun 28
Join your fellow Trustees as Associate Professor Haydon Manning, Professor of Politics and Public Policy at Flinders University, discusses the ins and outs of the imminent federal election and the ramifications on SA.

Speakers

Associate Professor Haydon Manning, Professor of Politics and Public Policy, Flinders University

 Trustee only
 28/06/2016
 GHD Boardroom, Level 4, 211 Victoria Square, Adelaide, SA 5000

 Government/Regulation
 Morning tea 10.00am to 11.30am

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Growing the Visitor Economy

VIC
Jun 30
The visitor economy currently contributes $19.6 billion to the state economy and employs 200,000 people. The industry says that with the right settings this could grow to $34 billion and 310,000 jobs by 2020.

Speakers

Ann Sherry AO, Chief Executive Officer, Carnival Australia
Lyell Strambi, Chief Executive, Melbourne Airport
Brent Thomas, Head of Policy, AirBnB

 Public event
 30/06/2016
 Sofitel on Collins, 25 Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC

 Economy
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Trends in the water industry - a view from Scotland

WA
Jul 05
Join your fellow Trustees at an exclusive CEDA Trustee boardroom briefing, featuring Geoff Aitkenhead, Chairman of Scottish Water International.

Speakers

Geoff Aitkenhead, Chairman, Scottish Water International

 Trustee only
 05/07/2016
 Private Boardroom, Perth, WA

 Water
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Expanding WA's defence sector

WA
Jul 06
CEDA welcomes former Minister for Defence, Hon. Stephen Smith, and a panel of preeminent leaders as we explore the growth potential of Western Australia's defence industry.

Speakers

Hon. Stephen Smith, Former Federal Minister for Defence; Director, USAsia Centre

 Public event
 06/07/2016
 Grand Ballroom, Hyatt Regency Perth, 99 Adelaide Tce, WA

 Innovation/R&D
 Lunch (11.45am to 2.00pm)

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The role of nuclear science in growing Australian Industry

NSW
Jul 06
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Dr Adrian (Adi) Paterson, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) to the 2016 Trustee program.

Speakers

Dr Adi Paterson, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)

 Trustee only
 06/07/2016
 University of Technology Sydney Business School, Sydney, NSW

 Energy/Resources/Mining
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Digital Bytes Series - cybersecurity as an economic driver

NSW
Jul 07
For the third session in CEDA's NSW Digital Bytes series for 2016, we are pleased to welcome Mike Burgess, Chief Information and Security Officer, Telstra and Steve Glynn, Global Head of Information Security, ANZ Banking Group.

Speakers

Mike Burgess, Chief Information and Security Officer, Telstra
Steve Glynn, Global Head of Information Security, ANZ Banking Group

 Public event
 07/07/2016
 Four Seasons Hotel, 199 George Street, Sydney, NSW

 Innovation/R&D
 Lunch (11.45am to 2.00pm)

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Growing your leaders for complex times

SA
Jul 07

Speakers

Dr Niki Vincent, CEO Leaders Institute of SA
Erma Ranieri, Commissioner for Public Employment
Todd Roberts CBA, Judy Curran Can Do Group
Wayne Lewis, Rising Sun Pictures

 Public event
 07/07/2016
 Adelaide Festival Centre, Adelaide, SA 5000

 Leadership/Management
 Lunch (11.45am to 2.00pm)

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Health sector update

SA
Jul 13
Join your fellow Trustees for this morning tea event with Professor Dorothy Keefe, Clinical Ambassador for the Transforming Health initiative in SA, as she elaborates on the State Government's major changes in our health system and infrastructure.

Speakers

Professor Dorothy M K Keefe, Clinical Ambassador, Transforming Health

 Trustee only
 13/07/2016
 Finlaysons Boardroom, 81 Flinders Street, Adelaide, SA 5000

 Health/Ageing
 Morning tea 10.00am to 11.30am

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Work of the future: services sector growth

QLD
Jul 13
Matching well our future workforce with the work of the future will boost our local and national productivity and competitiveness.

Speakers

The Hon. Shannon Fentiman MP, Minister for Communities, Women and Youth, Minister for Child Safety and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence
Richard Yetsenga, Chief Economist, ANZ Banking Group

 Public event
 13/07/2016
 Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre, 2684 - 2690 Gold Coast Highway, Broadbeach, Gold Coast, QLD

 Economy
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Driving change, innovation and reliability

NSW
Jul 13
CEDA is pleased to welcome Paul Italiano, CEO & Managing Director, TransGrid to the 2016 Trustee program to discuss driving change, innovation and reliability in an essential service sector.

Speakers

Paul Italiano, Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, TransGrid

 Trustee only
 13/07/2016
 TBA, Sydney, NSW

 Energy/Resources/Mining
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Agribusiness Outlook - enhancing productivity and capacity

NSW
Jul 14
Agribusiness has always played an important role in the Australian economy, yet in this post-resources boom environment, the sector has never been so vital in underpinning the nation's economic prosperity.

Speakers

Mick Keogh, Agricultural Commissioner, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

 Public event
 14/07/2016
 Hilton Hotel, 488 George Street, Sydney, NSW

 Agriculture/Farming
 Lunch (11.30am to 2.00pm)

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Growing the agriculture economy

WA
Jul 14
Australia's innovation and productivity in agriculture is world-leading and continuing to advance. How do we take the next step and commercialise this ingenuity and expertise, transforming agriculture into a major export industry for the country? Four outstanding agriculture thought-leaders will outline their views.

Speakers

Christine Linden, General Manager, Regional Business Banking, ANZ Banking Group

 Public event
 14/07/2016
 Bellevue Ballroom 2, PCEC, 21 Mounts Bay Rd, Perth, WA

 Agriculture/Farming
 Lunch (11.45am to 2.00pm)

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China's next strategic advantage: imitation to innovation

VIC
Jul 14
China is moving aggressively from a strategy of imitation to one of innovation. Driven both by domestic needs and by global ambition, China is establishing itself at the forefront of technological innovation. How can business prepare for these strategic shifts and take advantage of new opportunities?

Speakers

Professor Bruce McKern, Visiting Professor of International Business, China Europe International Business School, Shanghai and Former Co-Director, CEIBS Centre on China Innovation Visiting Research Fellow, The Saïd Business School, University of Oxford Honorary Professor of International Business, University of Sydney Business School

 Trustee only
 14/07/2016
 Herbert Smith Freehills Boardroom, VIC

 Innovation/R&D
 Lunch (12:00pm to 2:00pm)

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What's on WA's energy agenda?

WA
Jul 15
CEDA welcomes Minister for Energy, Hon. Dr Mike Nahan MLA, and distinguished speakers to discuss the transformation currently occurring in the state's energy grid and how WA can capitalise on the opportunities it presents.

Speakers

Hon. Dr Mike Nahan MLA, State Treasurer; Minister for Energy, Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

 Public event
 15/07/2016
 Bellevue Ballroom 2, PCEC, 21 Mounts Bay rd, WA

 Energy/Resources/Mining
 Lunch (11.45am to 2.00pm)

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Women in the future workforce: Impacts, trends & drivers

ACT
Jul 19
CEDA returns to Australia's capital for a discussion on the challenges and opportunities for women in the future workforce and the implications on gender inequality and the gender pay gap in the future workforce.

Speakers

Dr Marlene Kanga AM; President-Elect, World Federation of Engineering Organisations
Dr Hugh Bradlow, Chief Scientist, Telstra Corporation
Dr Cathy Foley PSM, Science Director and Deputy Flagship Director, CSIRO

 Public event
 19/07/2016
 National Press Club of Australia, 16 National Circuit, Barton, ACT

 Women in Leadership
 Lunch (11.30am to 2.00pm)

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Education, employment and regional development

VIC
Jul 19
CEDA welcomes Regional Development Minister Jaala Pulford to discuss new and innovative approaches to education, employment and regional development. We discuss:

Speakers

The Hon. Jaala Pulford MP, Victorian Minister for Agriculture and Victorian Minister for Regional Development
Nicole Dwyer, Chief Executive Officer, Workskil Australia
Melodie Potts Rosevear, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Teach for Australia

 Public event
 19/07/2016
 Sofitel on Collins, 25 Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC

 Regional development
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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The disruptors: what happens next?

QLD
Jul 19
For insights into the impacts of disruption and the next phase of change CEDA Queensland introduces the disruptors. These are leaders in their fields with pragmatic pressures to achieve business growth, deliver new products, match customer expectations, understand market changes and to transform the work around them.

Speakers

John Banfield, Chief Executive Officer, BPay

 Member only
 19/07/2016
 The University of Queensland Business School, Central Plaza One, 345 Queen Street, Brisbane, QLD

 Broadband/Digital economy
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Investing for the benefit of future generations of Australia

NSW
Jul 20
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Mr David Neal, Managing Director, The Future Fund to the 2016 trustee program.

Speakers

David Neal, Managing Director, The Future Fund

 Trustee only
 20/07/2016
 Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney, NSW

 Government/Regulation
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Developing Australia's workforce capability

QLD
Jul 21
A post-school qualification is fast becoming a baseline requirement for meaningful social and economic participation. Peter Noonan will discuss major reforms proposed for the VET sector; the role of Government and the importance of securing skills for growth.

Speakers

Peter Noonan, Professor of Tertiary Educaiton Policy, Mitchell Institute for Health and Education Policy, Victoria University

 Trustee only
 21/07/2016
 HASSELL Boardroom, 36 Warry Street, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, QLD

 Education/Skills
 Lunch 12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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Urban futures: Transport investment and innovation

VIC
Jul 21
The 2016-17 Victorian budget includes new investment in Victoria's transport infrastructure, including new funding commitments for the Western Distributor. At this event, Victorian Minister for Ports, Roads and Road Safety,The Hon. Luke Donnellan will give an overview of the government's strategic vision and investment options to increase productivity in Victoria's transport and freight network.

Speakers

The Hon. Luke Donnellan Mp, Victorian Minister for Ports, Roads and Road Safety
Lisa Tobin, Group General Manager, Technology, Transurban

 Public event
 21/07/2016
 Park Hyatt, 1 Parliament Square, Melbourne, VIC

 Transport/Urban planning
 Lunch (12.00pm to 2.00pm)

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