Upcoming events

Healthcare - technology driven transformation

Apr 7
Complex healthcare challenges are upon us now. Join CEDA and Healthtech leaders dealing with front line issues to examine how Australia can harness the opportunities for data and digital transformation in healthcare.


Sue MacLeman, Co-Chair, Expert Working Group, Health Technology Readiness Project, Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering
Dr Charmaine Gittleson, Chief Medical Officer, CSL
Tim Kelsey, Senior Vice President, Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society
Dr Nic Woods, Health Technology Evangelist, Microsoft

2020 resources update

Apr 8
The resources sector is a vital part of Australia’s economy but is facing many challenges as a result of COVID-19. Through this interactive livestream, hear from resource sector leaders on how they are navigating current disruptions to supply chains, markets and their workforce.


Amanda Lacaze, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Lynas Corporation
Robert Carruthers, Director – Policy and Advocacy, The Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia
Christopher Reed, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Neometals

NSW Copland Program 2020

May 11
Be inspired, be mentored and build your network as part of CEDA’s Copland Leadership Program designed to prepare you for the next step in your career.


Dr Melinda Muth, Copland Leadership Program Facilitator
Ann Sherry AO, Advisor, Carnival Australia
Amy Brown, Deputy Secretary - Strategy and Delivery, NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet
The Hon. Verity Firth, Executive Director, Social Justice, University of Technology Sydney

WA Copland Leadership Program 2020

May 22
The Copland Leadership Program is CEDA's professional development program for emerging leaders from corporate, government, academic and community sectors.


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Diversify WA 2025

Jun 4
Western Australia has a once in a lifetime opportunity to diversify and strengthen the State’s economy for future generations.


Copland Leadership Program in Brisbane

Sep 15
The Copland Leadership Program is CEDA's professional development program for emerging leaders across the corporate, government, academic and community sectors.


Claire Blake, Chief Financial Officer, QIC
Ming Long, Deputy Chair, Diversity Council of Australia
Megan Motto, Chief Executive Officer, Governance Institute of Australia
Neil Scales OBE, Director-General, Chief Executive Officer and Chair, Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads

Women in Leadership: the 'isms' of diversity

Oct 27
It’s time to break down barriers, remove silos and smash the glass ceiling as the Women in Leadership series returns for 2020. Leaders will come together to champion the move from ‘isms’ to inclusion.


Christine Corbett, Chief Customer Officer, AGL
Prue Hawkins, Director, Empire Barristers & Solicitors
Sharyn O'Neill, Commissioner, WA Public Sector Commission
Robyn Smith-Walley, Co-Chairperson, Western Australian Aboriginal Leadership Institute (WAALI)