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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians yearn for voice to parliament

The surprise federal election result reinforced the importance of enshrining an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander voice in Australia’s constitution, according to University of New South Wales Pro Vice-Chancellor Indigenous, Professor Megan Davis. Read more…

24/05/2019


Vale Bob Hawke

CEDA has lost a friend and supporter with the passing of former Prime Minister and CEDA governor, the Hon. Robert Hawke AC on 16 May. Read more…

17/05/2019


Infrastructure investment gap large and growing

More investment in infrastructure spending will be needed to meet a growing gap both in Australia and globally, according to Global Infrastructure Hub Chief Executive Officer, Marie Lam-Frendo. Read more…

17/05/2019


Frontline employees need to be involved in development and deployment in AI

Involve front line staff to ensure the ethical and fair development and deployment of AI and automation, Community and Public Sector Union Senior Policy Officer, Osmond Chiu has told a CEDA audience in Adelaide. Read more…

08/05/2019


Is Australia transport technology ready?

Australia is well placed to capitalise on transport technology revolution, but infrastructure readiness and skills availability need improvement, said Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering Transport Technology Readiness Project Steering Committee Co-Chair, Drew Clarke AO PSM, in releasing the Academy’s latest report. Read more…

30/04/2019


Banking Royal Commission reveals trust deficits in financial institutions

Speaking at a CEDA event in Brisbane on how major Australian corporates are repositioning in the wake of the Royal Commission into Banking and Financial Services, AustralianSuper Group Executive, Paul Schroder has shared ten truths about trust. Read more…

24/04/2019


WA releases blueprint for Healthcare future

Speaking on the release of Western Australia’s Sustainable Health Review Final Report in Perth, Independent Panel Chair, Robyn Kruk AO has said that unless sustainability drivers are put into place and healthcare spending curtailed, healthcare will grow to be 38 per cent of the State budget by 2026-2027. Read more…

18/04/2019


Bigger thinking needed to harness innovation

Innovation is not just about technology and technological development, it’s also about people and ambition, Innovation and Science Australia CEO, Dr Charlie Day said at CEDA’s Chasing moonshots – culture, ambition and innovation event in Sydney. Read more…

11/04/2019


Shifting expectations of the social CEO

Sustainability can no longer be considered a fringe issue beyond the remit of a CEO, according to Coca-Cola Amatil Group Managing Director, Alison Watkins. Read more…

02/04/2019


Broken mental health system prompts Victorian Royal Commission

The Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System will provide a blueprint for lasting change and help establish the state as a leader in mental health support systems, Victorian Minister for Mental Health, the Hon. Martin Foley told a CEDA event in Melbourne. Read more…

30/03/2019


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