Upcoming events

Agribusiness' place in Australia's economic recovery

NAT
Sep 24
The focus on rebuilding our economy continues to gather momentum. Leading the charge are key sectors of the economy with growth opportunities that if realised, can drive and accelerate our recovery.

Speakers

Tony Mahar, Chief Executive Officer, National Farmers' Federation
Dr Katherine Wynn, Lead Economist, CSIRO Futures
Franki Ganter, Partner, Allens

Business SA’s 9-Point Plan for economic recovery

SA
Sep 29
Join your Trustee peers for a discussion with Business SA CEO, Martin Haese.

Speakers

Martin Haese, Chief Executive Officer, Business SA

Driving and leading strategic traction

NAT
Sep 30
Join QIC Chief Financial Officer, Claire Blake, and Trustees from across the country, for a discussion on strategic planning and risk.

Speakers

Claire Blake, Chief Financial Officer, QIC

Tasmanian State of the State 2020

NAT
Sep 30
Join Premier Peter Gutwein and members from across the country for an update on the state of the Tasmania.

Speakers

The Hon. Peter Gutwein, Premier of Tasmania
Jason Kambovski, Global Head of Public Sector, Westpac

Climate change action – yesterday, today and tomorrow

NAT
Oct 1
Join Sustainability Victoria CEO, Claire Ferres Miles and Trustees from across the country for a discussion on the state’s climate action plan.

Speakers

Claire Ferres Miles, Chief Executive Officer, Sustainability Victoria

WA Infrastructure - an update

WA
Oct 8
Join WA Trustees and Infrastructure WA Chair, John Langoulant, for a discussion on the agency’s role and priorities.

Speakers

John Langoulant AO, Chairman, Infrastructure WA

Using digital to turbocharge transformation

NAT
Oct 8
Join your Trustee peers for a discussion on digital transformation with NSW Minister for Customer Service, the Hon. Victor Dominello.

Speakers

The Hon. Victor Dominello MP, New South Wales Minister for Customer Service

Australia’s health system – integration and sustainability

NAT
Oct 8
Australia has a world-class healthcare system – its future and sustainability must be a national priority.

Speakers

Dr Brendan Murphy, Secretary, Federal Department of Health
Professor Mary Foley AM, Managing Director, Telstra Health
Dr Zoe Wainer, Director of Clinical Governance, Bupa
Sarah Butler, Partner, National Health Leader, PwC Australia

Coming back better - continuing the WA recovery conversation

WA
Oct 13
Join your fellow Trustees to discuss the WA economy, the path to recovery and the opportunities to come back better.

Speakers

Diane Smith-Gander AO, National Chairman, CEDA, Non-Executive Director, AGL and Wesfarmers
Cassandra Winzar, Senior Economist, CEDA

Strengthening Australia's innovation ecosystem

NAT
Oct 13
Join Professor Deborah Terry AO and Trustees from across the country for a discussion on the contribution that university-based research makes to driving Australia’s innovation ecosystem.

Speakers

Professor Deborah Terry AO, Chair, Universities Australia, and Vice-Chancellor and President, University of Queensland

Strengthening national resilience - data, science and tech

NAT
Oct 13
Join CEDA members and guests from across the country for a discussion on how the right sort of data coupled with expert analysis may assist business leaders and policymakers in better decision making and planning.

Speakers

Dr Larry Marshall, Chief Executive, CSIRO
Stephen Rue, Chief Executive Officer, NBN Co
Michelle Price, Chief Executive Officer, AustCyber

Leading and delivering during COVID and beyond

QLD
Oct 14
Join Queensland Transport and Main Roads Director-General, Neil Scales, for a discussion on leadership and keeping Queensland moving.

Speakers

Neil Scales OBE, Director General, Department of Transport and Main Roads (DTMR)

What does mental health have to do with business?

SA
Oct 16
Join your South Australian peers for a discussion the importance of focussing on mental health in the workplace.

Speakers

Amelia Jarrett, Executive Director, Mental Health and Wellbeing Directorate, Wellbeing SA

Copland Lecture by the Hon. Julie Bishop

WA
Oct 16
CEDA is delighted to welcome the Hon. Julie Bishop to deliver the 2020 Copland Lecture to discuss strategic and ethical leadership.

Speakers

The Hon. Julie Bishop, Chancellor, Australian National University, Foreign Minister of Australia 2013-18

Copland Lecture by the Hon. Julie Bishop

NAT
Oct 16
CEDA is delighted to welcome the Hon. Julie Bishop to deliver the 2020 Copland Lecture to discuss strategic and ethical leadership.

Speakers

The Hon. Julie Bishop, Chancellor, Australian National University, Foreign Minister of Australia 2013-18

Women in Leadership: the 'isms' of diversity

WA
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.

Speakers

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)

Copland Leadership Program in Sydney

NSW
Nov 10
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.

Speakers

Dr Melinda Muth, Copland Leadership Program Facilitator
Andrew Stevens, Chair, Innovation and Science Australia
The Hon. Verity Firth, Executive Director, Social Justice, University of Technology Sydney
John Lydon, Senior Partner, McKinsey

Opposition's vision for Western Australia

NAT
Nov 13
As we head towards the 2021 state election, join WA Opposition Leader, Liza Harvey, to discuss her vision for WA.

Speakers

The Hon. Liza Harvey MLA, WA Leader of the Opposition; Shadow Minister for Public Sector Management; State Development; Jobs and Trade; Federal-State Relations; Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs
Diane Smith-Gander AO, National Chairman, CEDA, Non-Executive Director, AGL and Wesfarmers

WA State of the State by Premier McGowan

WA
Dec 2
CEDA welcomes members and guests from across the country to hear from the Premier of Western Australia, the Hon. Mark McGowan to deliver the 2020 State of the State address.

Speakers

The Hon. Mark McGowan, Premier of Western Australia, Minister for Public Sector Management; State Development; Jobs and Trade; and Federal-State Relations

WA State of the State with Premier McGowan

NAT
Dec 2
CEDA welcomes members and guests from across the country to hear from the Premier of Western Australia, the Hon. Mark McGowan to deliver the 2020 State of the State address.

Speakers

The Hon. Mark McGowan, Premier of Western Australia, Minister for Public Sector Management; State Development; Jobs and Trade; and Federal-State Relations