News from CEDA events


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COVID-19 driving technological healthcare transformation

The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated that technology-driven healthcare initiatives are more important than ever, according to the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering (ATSE) Co-Chair, Expert Working Group, Health Technology Readiness Project, Sue MacLeman. Read more…


The Economists' Corner: NBN CEO

CEDA CEO Melinda Cilento spoke with NBN Co. CEO Stephen Rue to understand how the NBN is dealing with the increased usage during the COVID-19 crisis. Read more…


Organisations now at their most vulnerable to cybercrime

With more employees working from home during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, organisations are at their most vulnerable to cybercrime according to Austal Chief Executive Officer, David Singleton. Read more…


Challenges and opportunities ahead for the South Australian economy

Speaking at the 2020 Economic and Political Overview event in Adelaide, Premier of South Australia, the Hon. Steven Marshall, spoke openly about the challenges facing the South Australian economy, particularly in regional areas, but said that “South Australians should have great pride in the direction that we are heading.” Read more…


Business as usual approach to future of work not an option

The nature of the future of work is changing; where we work, the way we work, what we will do for work and the standard of living that the work will provide, Queensland Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills, the Hon. Shannon Fentiman, told a CEDA audience in Brisbane. Read more…


Western Australian economy growing but domestic and external challenges persist

Western Australia is facing challenging global conditions, Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier, Amber-Jade Sanderson MLA, has told an audience in Perth at CEDA’s annual Economic and Political Overview (EPO). Read more…


New plan to build circular economy for Victoria

Victorian Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, the Hon. Lily D’Ambrosio, announced details of the Victorian Government’s $300 million waste and recycling initiative, Recycling Victoria: A New Economy; a ten-year plan to transform the waste and recycling sector. Read more…


Tasmania: the green growth state

Speaking at Hobart’s 2020 Economic and Political Overview event in one of his first public addresses since his appointment, Premier of Tasmania, the Hon. Peter Gutwein, touted Tasmania's economic growth and promoted his state’s leadership on renewable energy, calling it “the next important revolution that we will see in terms of development and opportunity here in Tasmania.” Read more…


NSW’s four key levers to accelerate R&D

The biggest challenge with research and development (R&D) is the translation and application of it, NSW Government Parliamentary Secretary to the Premier, the Hon. Gabrielle Upton, told a CEDA audience in Sydney. Read more…


ACT will be resilient and in a position to respond to challenges from Coronavirus and the bushfires

The impact of natural disasters on our country and particularly this region has been all too apparent over this most miserable of summers, but the ACT is resilient and in a position to respond to the challenges, ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr has told a CEDA audience in Canberra.  Read more…


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