News from CEDA events


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Climate change is one of the biggest challenges of our modern time: Prime Minister of the Netherlands

Climate change is one of the biggest challenges of our modern time, Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte has told a CEDA audience. Read more…


Government leadership needed on design

Design is an enabler of innovation and the notion of design-led innovation is something we should start talking about, Good Design Australia CEO, Dr Brandon Gien, told a CEDA audience in Adelaide. Read more…


Australian data, privacy laws out of date

Privacy is not a new issue, but I think it is fair to say with digital platforms it has been completely turbo-charged, ACCC Chairman Rod Sims has told CEDA at an event in Perth. Read more…


CEDA Company Pulse: Queenslanders value minimising workforce reductions

Unveiling CEDA’s latest research, Company Pulse, in Brisbane, CEDA CEO, Melinda Cilento, said that compared to priorities of the general community, Queenslanders were more likely to prioritise businesses minimising the impacts of workforce reductions than other states. Read more…


Society's expectations will continue to evolve and business will need to evolve with them

“There are some politicians and commentators out there who say corporations shouldn’t get involved in social values, and they should just stick to their knitting,” KPMG National Chair Alison Kitchen told a CEDA audience in Melbourne. Read more…


Hospitals are dangerous places to be, more home care capacity needed

Hospitals are dangerous places to be, they’re unfamiliar, you’re on drug regimes in unfamiliar places and unless you’ve got a nurse looking after you full time, you’re at risk of falling, SA Department for Health and Wellbeing CEO, Dr Chris McGowan told a CEDA audience in Adelaide. Read more…


Diversification and collaboration key for unlocking export potential

Austrade Chief Operating Officer, Rob Donelly, told a CEDA audience in Perth that Western Australian business needs to leverage the State’s natural advantages and cross-sector collaboration to maximise export opportunities. Read more…


Trade wars have been beneficial to Australia economy

The trade wars have actually been beneficial to Australia’s economy, while falling house prices and drought have been bigger issues, Deloitte Access Economics Partner, Chris Richardson has told CEDA’s State of the Nation Conference. Read more…


Keynote speech: Senator the Hon. Marise Payne

“Fair competition on a level playing field governed by rules, that is the world we want,” and in “the tech advanced world of few to no borders” international cooperation is more important than ever to Australia’s prosperity and security, Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Women, Senator the Hon. Marise Payne told day one of CEDA’s annual State of the Nation conference. Read more…


NDIS a leading model for ways we can strengthen the social compact

The National Disability Insurance Scheme is a model for “enormous ideas that can change the future for all of us,” Hireup Chief Executive Officer, Jordan O’Reilly, told CEDA State of the Nation. Read more…


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