Upcoming events

Company Pulse

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.


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

The neighbourhood

Oct 11
Hear expert analysis of the rapid change underway in Australia’s neighbourhood, our future in it and why the success of Australian business and our national economy depend on understanding it well.  


Penny Burtt, Group Chief Executive Officer, Asialink
Professor Caitlin Byrne, Director, Griffith Asia Institute
Rowan Callick OBE, Journalist and Industry Fellow, Griffith Asia Institute
Wen Gu, Chief Executive Officer, Australia China Business Council (ACBC), Queensland

Future of Australia's resources sector - Minister Canavan

Oct 28
CEDA welcomes Federal Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Senator the Hon. Matt Canavan to present a keynote address on his outlook for the future of Australia’s resources sector and what it means for Northern Australia. 


Senator the Hon. Matt Canavan, Federal Minister for Resources and Northern Australia

Queensland State of the State address 2019

Oct 30
CEDA welcomes Premier of Queensland, the Hon. Annastacia Palaszczuk, to deliver the 2019 State of the State address and her analysis of the State’s performance and prospects.


The Hon. Annastacia Palaszczuk MP, Premier of Queensland and Minister for Trade

Women in Leadership: Ita Buttrose AC OBE

Nov 4
CEDA welcomes ABC Chair, Ita Buttrose AC OBE for an important keynote address on trust in Australia’s institutions, how media influences public policy and its role in shaping a more equitable society.


Ita Buttrose AC OBE, Chair, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)
Professor Carolyn Evans, Vice Chancellor and President, Griffith University