Upcoming events

Future of work series - innovation and entrepreneurship

SA
Mar 27
At the first event in the CEDA SA Future of Work series, we welcome Chief Entrepreneur for South Australia, Jim Whalley, and other thought leaders as they discuss the future of our economy in innovation and entrepreneurship.

Speakers

Jim Whalley, Chief Entrepreneur for South Australia, Government of South Australia
Dr Alex Grant, Chief Executive Officer, Myriota
Jenny Paradiso, Co-Founder and Director, Suntrix Solar

The board's role in culture: post Royal Commission

SA
Mar 28
Join your fellow CEDA Trustees as VUCA Partners, Christine Locher FAICD and David Spear FAICD, take us through how we can lift our game and take a more proactive approach to understanding, shaping and assessing culture.

Speakers

David Spear, Director, VUCA
Christine Locher, Director, VUCA

SA Women and Leadership series launch

SA
Mar 28
CEDA remains committed to improving gender equality and continues to invite influential thought leaders to comment on the major policy issues confronting women in public and corporate life. 

Speakers

Elaine Bensted, Chief Executive, Zoos SA
Donny Walford, Managing Director, DW Behind Closed Doors
Professor Marie Wilson, Pro Vice Chancellor Business and Law, University of South Australia Business School

Diversity and inclusion: what actually works?

SA
Apr 4
CEDA welcomes Diversity Inclusion Chief Executive and Founder, Lucinda Hewitson, as she outlines the best ways for your organisation to achieve perspective, wisdom and balance in a diverse and inclusive workplace.

Speakers

Lucinda Hewitson, Chief Executive and Founder, Diversity Inclusion

Unlocking the potential of Australia's ageing market

SA
Apr 4
CEDA welcomes former World Health Organization Director of Ageing and Life Course Development, Dr. John Beard to discuss what businesses and governments need to know about modern ageing in the 21st century to leverage the sector’s growing opportunities.

Speakers

Dr John Beard MBBS PhD, Former director of Ageing and Life Course, World Health Organization
Jane Mussared, Chief Executive of COTA SA
Ben Owen, General Manager, Retail Bank, BankSA
Julianne Parkinson, Chief Executive Officer, Global Centre for Modern Ageing

Research release - sustainable budgets

SA
Apr 5
CEDA welcomes Dr John Hewson AM to discuss findings from our newly released research report, Sustainable budgets: underwriting Australia's social compact.

Speakers

Professor John Hewson AM, Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University;Former leader of the Liberal Party of Australia

Zoos SA: the contribution to SA

SA
Apr 9
Join your fellow Trustees as Zoos SA Chief Executive, Elaine Bensted, outlines the contribution Zoos SA has made from an environmental, social and economic perspective.

Speakers

Elaine Bensted, Chief Executive, Zoos SA

Federal election update

SA
Apr 17
CEDA welcomes Flinders University Adjunct Professor in Politics and International Relations, Dr Haydon Manning, as he gives his analysis of the key factors impacting on the imminent Federal Election.

Speakers

Dr Haydon Manning, Adjunct Professor in Politics and International Relations, College of Business, Government and Law, Flinders University

Digital gaming: social impacts and opportunities for SA

SA
Apr 30
Join your fellow CEDA Trustees as Mighty Kingdom Director of Business Development and Partnerships, Dan Thorsland, outlines the creative ideas and drive that has changed the landscape of digital gaming in SA.

Speakers

Dan Thorsland, Director Business Development and Partnerships, Mighty Kingdom

Artificial intelligence and ethics: the future of work

SA
May 6
CEDA is pleased to welcome key thinkers to discuss how future artificial intelligence will impact the workforce and the ethics of the application of new technologies.

Speakers

Osmond Chiu, Senior Policy Officer, CPSU
Dr. Jim Minifie, Director, AlphaBeta
Dr Eva Balan-Vnuk, Executive Director ICT and Digital Government, Department of the Premier and Cabinet

Boards in the disability and care industries

SA
May 7
Join your fellow Trustees as Mellor Olsson Partner, Joanna Andrew looks at best practice for boards, tailored for both non-executive and executive directors, as well as executive management.

Speakers

Joanna Andrew, Partner, Mellor Olsson

Transformation maturity: Industry 4.0

SA
May 16
CEDA welcomes the University of South Australia Professor of Engineering Innovation, David Cropley as he discusses the intersection of Industry 4.0, innovation and education.

Speakers

Professor David Cropley, Professor of Engineering Innovation, University of South Australia

AgTech opportunities

SA
May 22
Join your fellow trustees as The University of Adelaide's inaugural Director of Food Innovation, Professor Andy Lowe discusses the diverse solutions AgTech offers to almost every step in the food production process.

Speakers

Professor Andy Lowe, Inaugural Director, Food Innovation, The University of Adelaide

Reserve Bank Governor keynote

SA
Jun 20
CEDA is delighted to welcome Reserve Bank Governor, Philip Lowe to deliver a keynote address in Adelaide.

Speakers

Philip Lowe, Governor , Reserve Bank of Australia

Australia's national digital health strategy

SA
Jun 26
Join your fellow Trustees as Australian Digital Health Agency Chief Executive, Tim Kelsey discusses the vision for digital health in Australia.

Speakers

Tim Kelsey, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Digital Health Agency