Our journey to world class regulation

Our journey to world class regulation

Nov 27
Join Trustees from across the country to hear how the NSW Environment Protection Authority is working towards becoming a world class regulator.


Tracy Mackey, Chief Executive Officer, NSW Environment Protection Authority

Event overview

The NSW EPA has set an ambition of becoming a world class regulator. This ambition has been a driving force behind the organisation’s transformation to address increasingly complex environmental issues, digital disruption, and evolving community expectations which impact on regulation and regulated communities.
Hear NSW EPA CEO, Tracy Mackey talk about the organisation’s journey to becoming a world class regulator and add your insights to this discussion.
Roundtable start times:
NSW/ACT/VIC/TAS: 10.10am
SA: 9.40am
NT: 8.40am
QLD: 9.10am
WA: 7.10am

This virtual roundtable is by invitation only. The roundtable will be conducted on a virtual platform and numbers are limited to maximise participation. Invitations to virtual roundtables are a valued benefit of CEDA membership. Chatham House Rule applies. Roundtable discussions will be targeted to varied groups, including state-based Trustees discussions, national or industry sector Trustee roundtables, and c-suite conversations.

Meet the speaker

Tracy Mackey
Chief Executive Officer, NSW Environment Protection Authority

Tracy has dedicated her career to safeguarding communities. Since entering the public sector in 2002, she has applied her inclusive leadership style and progressive approach to strategy and policy development across a range of government departments and agencies. From emergency services and immigration to aged care and early childhood education, Tracy is driven to make a positive impact on the communities we all share. As the CEO, NSW Environment Protection Authority, Tracy brings together the expertise and broad perspective she’s gained from a career spanning all three tiers of government to lead the largest environmental regulator in Australia. Tracy has also spent time at the executive level at a large not-for-profit provider, at a multi-national consulting firm and leading her own consulting practice. Complementing her executive roles, Tracy brings experience as a non-executive director on a number of Boards.
Trustee event advice - Coronavirus

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