Annual Dinner Address by RBA Governor, Philip Lowe

Annual Dinner Address by RBA Governor, Philip Lowe

Nov 16
CEDA is delighted to welcome Reserve Bank of Australia Governor, Philip Lowe, back to its lectern for the 2020 Annual Dinner address in Sydney.


Philip Lowe, Governor, Reserve Bank of Australia

Event overview

In the current climate, updates on the national and global economic outlook from Australia’s leaders and decision-makers are even more highly valued.
The 2020 Annual Dinner address by Reserve Bank of Australia Governor, Philip Lowe, will provide business with a high-level view of Australia’s economic position as the year draws to a close, and will provide an overview of the key economic milestones for 2021.
Join CEDA Trustees and members in Sydney and host your clients and key contacts for this important discussion.
If you are in Sydney and would like to attend the face to face event please contact our events team.
Livestream start times:
SA: 6.45pm
NT: 5.45pm
QLD: 6.15pm
WA: 4.15pm

Meet the speaker

Philip Lowe
Governor, Reserve Bank of Australia

Philip was appointed Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia on 18 September 2016, having held the position of Deputy Governor since February 2012. He has also held the positions of Assistant Governor (Economic) and Assistant Governor (Financial System). He also spent two years with the Bank for International Settlements working on financial stability issues. Philip holds a PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a B.Comm (Honours) in Economics/Econometrics from the University of New South Wales. He has authored numerous papers, including on the linkages between monetary policy and financial stability.

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