Upcoming events

2020 Queensland Trustee welcome back

QLD
Jan 30
CEDA's Trustee welcome back is an opportunity to be introduced to both long serving and new CEDA Trustees and to catch up with senior leaders from across our membership.

Speakers

Melinda Cilento, Chief Executive, CEDA

2020 Queensland program launch

QLD
Feb 5
Connect with CEDA’s network of senior external affairs, communications, marketing and business development professionals early in the year for afternoon refreshments, a preview of 2020, CEDA’s program and plans to keep you and your colleagues up to date and briefed throughout the year.

Speakers

Clint O'Brien, Associate Director, CEDA

2020 Economic and Political Overview in Brisbane

QLD
Feb 13
Get the ideas, the facts and the figures for your business, government and your community with CEDA’s trusted Economic and Political Overview (EPO) report and events. CEDA’s EPO provides expert analysis, new data and the latest forecasts for the year ahead. 

Speakers

Jarrod Ball, Chief Economist, CEDA
Michael Blythe, Chief Economist and Managing Director, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Michelle Hutton, Chief Executive Officer, Edelman Australia
Diane Smith-Gander AO, National Chairman, CEDA and Non-Executive Director, AGL Energy and Wesfarmers Limited

2020 Economic and Political Overview in Townsville

QLD
Feb 20
Get the ideas, the facts and the figures for your business, government and your community with CEDA’s trusted Economic and Political Overview (EPO) report and events. CEDA is pleased to present this national report and event in Townsville in 2020.  

Speakers

Michael Blythe, Chief Economist and Managing Director, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Jim Chalmers, Federal Shadow Treasurer

Workforce evolution: people and technology

QLD
Feb 27
Technologies are changing everything about work, the workplace and our jobs. The Australian workforce is adapting but nowhere near ready for large scale transformation.

Speakers

Alex Badenoch, Group Executive, Transformation and People, Telstra
The Hon. Shannon Fentiman, Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills

Connecting policies for better health outcomes

QLD
Mar 3
For Australia to close the gap and improve outcomes for disadvantaged individuals and communities the social determinants of health must be taken into consideration.
 
Associate Professor Gemma Carey will discuss the social and economic forces that influence health and welfare and what policy settings are required for better outcomes.

Speakers

Associate Professor Gemma Carey, Research Director, Centre for Social Impact, University of NSW

Building a sustainable energy economy

QLD
Mar 11
Australia’s bushfire crisis has the nation focussed on climate change and how we adapt to it.  Hear how and why we must develop new industry and jobs, diversify our economy, attract the capital and develop the expertise that can make Australia a global superpower in the low carbon future. 

Speakers

Professor Ross Garnaut AC, Professor of Economics, The University of Melbourne
The Hon. Dr Anthony Lynham, Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy

Innovation in space

QLD
Mar 16
Dr Megan Clark AC will discuss the Australian Space Agency’s priorities to transform our space industry and grow Australia’s research, science and technology capabilities.

Speakers

Dr Megan Clark AC, Head, Australian Space Agency

Unlocking data in the public interest

QLD
Mar 31
How can we maximise the economic and social benefits of data and data access? 

Speakers

Gabriela D'Souza, Senior Economist, CEDA
Tim Kelsey, Chief Executive, Australian Digital Health Agency

Vice Chancellors panel

QLD
May 29
CEDA's trusted convening power brings together the Vice Chancellors of Queensland universities. With combined revenue of more than $5 billon and responsibility for half a million students, these leaders face complexity, reform and our very high expectations.

Speakers

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