Past events

Drivers, demand and disruption in freight

NSW
May 25
CEDA welcomes Pacific National CEO, Dean Dalla Valle and Transport for NSW, Deputy Secretary Clare Gardiner-Barnes to outline drivers, demand, and disruption that will impact the freight sector.

Speakers

Dean Dalla Valle, Chief Executive Officer, Pacific National
Clare Gardiner-Barnes, Deputy Secretary – Freight, Strategy and Planning, Transport for NSW

Healing Aboriginal futures

WA
May 24
The government policies that created the stolen generation have had far reaching consequences. Hear from two powerful Aboriginal leaders who are making progress in remedying the effects, including transitioning the record number of Aboriginal children from state care.

Speakers

Jim Morrison, Leader, YOKAI
Ann Oakley, Founder, Kinship Connections

Economic impacts of ridesharing

NSW
May 24
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome international speaker, Uber, Chief Economist and Director of Public Policy, Dr Jonathan V. Hall, to the 2018 Trustee program.

Speakers

Dr Jonathan Hall, Chief Economist and Director of Public Policy, Uber

The business of local government

QLD
May 24
The economic contribution of local government working across infrastructure, transport, utilities, education and community services is significant. CEDA convenes council Chief Executives from across the State to put their views on the business of local government.

Speakers

Andrew Chesterman, Chief Executive Officer, Redland City Council
Colin Jensen, Chief Executive Officer, Brisbane City Council
Gary Kellar, Acting Chief Executive Officer, Ipswich City Council
Silvio Trinca, Acting Chief Executive Officer, Logan City Council

Productivity in the higher education sector

VIC
May 22
CEDA welcomes KPMG, National Sector Leader, Education, Professor Stephen Parker AO, to discuss productivity in Australia's higher education sector.

Speakers

Stephen Parker AO, National Sector Leader, Education, KPMG

Building Australia's relationship with the Philippines

SA
May 22
CEDA welcomes Government of the Republic of the Philippines Department of Budget and Management Secretary, Dr Benjamin Diokno to discuss the economic trends and policy reforms in the Philippines and how they relate and can help boost economic ties with Australia.

Speakers

Dr Benjamin Diokno, Secretary of Budget and Management, Government of the Republic of the Philippines
Professor Emil Bolongaita, Head and Professor of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University Australia

Federal Budget 2018

VIC
May 21
The Australian Treasury is seeking business engagement and feedback on the 2018-19 Federal Budget, which will be released in May. Join Deputy Secretary Michael Brennan and CEDA Trustees for the latest insights and this exclusive opportunity to inform Australia’s fiscal policy.

Speakers

Michael Brennan, Deputy Secretary – Fiscal, Federal Department of the Treasury

Economic impacts of domestic violence

VIC
May 18
CEDA welcomes White Ribbon, Chief Executive Officer, Libby Davies to discuss the economic impacts associated with domestic and family violence.

Speakers

Libby Davies, Chief Executive Officer, White Ribbon Australia

Artificial intelligence: impact, opportunity, regulation

NSW
May 18

CEDA welcomes Dr Alan Finkel AO, to deliver a keynote address on the use of artificial intelligence in the workplace examining its impact, opportunities and regulations.

 

 

Speakers

Dr Alan Finkel AO, Chief Scientist of Australia
Richard Kimber, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Daisee
Deborah Walker, Head Automation, Australia and New Zealand, IBM

Federal budget 2018

NSW
May 17
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Federal Treasury, Assistant Secretary, Budget Policy Division, Adam McKissack to the 2018 Trustee program.

Speakers

Adam McKissack, Assistant Secretary, Budget Policy Division, Federal Treasury

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