Past events

Company Pulse

NSW
Oct 2
CEDA’s forthcoming Company Pulse examines how business is responding to the decline in community trust and what organisations can do to deliver on both commercial and community expectations.

Speakers

Melinda Cilento, Chief Executive, CEDA
Kate Towey, Partner, Allens
Vesna Poljak, Reporter, Australian Financial Review

Treasury outlook

QLD
Oct 1
The Under-Treasurer will provide an update on the State's economy and an overview of critical policy and initiatives for growth.

Speakers

Frankie Carroll, Under-Treasurer, Queensland Treasury

Health review

SA
Oct 1
CEDA welcomes Dr Chris McGowan, Chief Executive Officer, Department for Health and Wellbeing to the CEDA lectern, to detail the current focus of the Marshall Government on health and wellbeing.

Speakers

Professor Mike Kyrios, Vice President and Executive Dean, College of Education, Psychology and Social Work, Flinders University
Helen Stone, Branch Director SA/NT, Pharmaceutical Society of Australia
Stephen Walker, Chief Executive Officer, St Andrews Hospital
Byron Gregory, Chief Executive Officer, Health Partners

Newcastle and Hunter Region Economic Development Forum

NSW
Sep 26
CEDA’s Newcastle and Hunter Economic Development Forum 2019 examines key issues that drive sustainability, economic and social development in the region. 

Speakers

Craig Carmody, Chief Executive Officer, Port of Newcastle
Peter Colacino, Executive Director, Policy and Research, Infrastructure Australia
The Hon. Mark Coulton MP, Federal Minister for Regional Services, Decentralisation and Local Government; Assistant Minister for Trade and Investment
Lucy Flemming, Managing Director / CEO, Coal Services

Company Pulse

QLD
Sep 26
CEDA’s inaugural Company Pulse report seeks to better understand community expectations of business; and the challenges facing business leaders as they seek to sustain business performance and respond to changing community expectations.

Speakers

Melinda Cilento, Chief Executive, CEDA
Andrew Stevens, Chair, Innovation and Science Australia

Water security and sustainability

NSW
Sep 25
CEDA brings together senior stakeholders from the water sector to examine security and sustainability amid prolonged drought, ageing infrastructure, and enhanced consumer expectations. 

Speakers

Dr Jim Bentley, Chief Executive Officer - Water, NSW Department of Planning, Industry, and Environment
Sally Armstrong, Head of Customer Direction and Experience, Sydney Water
Terri Benson, Managing Director, South East Water
Kevin Werksman, Global Water Markets Leader, Aurecon

International competitiveness: economic driver for WA

WA
Sep 25
CEDA brings together leaders across agriculture, resources and education to examine WA’s competitiveness on the global stage.

Speakers

Jimmy Wilson, Chief Executive Officer, CBH Group
Bronwyn Barnes, Chair, Legend Media Group
Rob Donelly, Chief Operating Officer, Austrade
Phil Payne, Executive Director, StudyPerth

Brexit update

SA
Sep 25
Join other CEDA Trustees at this important discussion to hear The University of Adelaide Emeritus Professor of Politics and International Relations, Clement Macintyre, discuss the latest in Brexit plans and how these discussions might affect Australia.

Speakers

Emeritus Professor Clement Macintyre, Professor of Politics and International Relations, The University of Adelaide

Priorities for boards to restore community trust

NSW
Sep 24
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Australian Institute of Company Directors Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Angus Armour to the 2019 Trustee program.

Speakers

Angus Armour, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director , Australian Institute of Company Directors

Energy: Australia's national hydrogen strategy

SA
Sep 24
Hear from Australia’s Chief Scientist, Dr Alan Finkel on the latest work to develop and implement a national strategy for hydrogen energy in Australia.

Speakers

Dr Alan Finkel AO, Chief Scientist of Australia
Jeff Connolly, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Siemens
Terry Burgess, Co-Chair, Hydrogen Economy Steering Committee
Vince Duffy, Executive Director, Energy and Technical Regulation Division, Department for Energy and Mining

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