Past events

Women in Leadership: redefining workforce

QLD
Jul 27
CEDA's Women in leadership series delivers leading thinking and thinkers, new insights and a forum for debate on a complex and critical economic development issue - equity and diversity.

Speakers

Dr Catherine Ball, CEO and Founder, Remote Research Ranges and Co-Creator and Technical Convenor, World of Drones Congress
Renée Leon PSM, Secretary, Federal Department of Employment
Jan Owen AM, Chief Executive Officer, Foundation for Young Australians

State of the City

SA
Jul 27
CEDA welcomes the Right Honourable Martin Haese, Lord Mayor of Adelaide to provide insights to city businesses on how they can benefit and grow from what the Council is doing.

Speakers


Skilling Australia: future directions for VET

VIC
Jul 25
Join Minister Karen Andrews for a closer look at the new $1.5 billion Skilling Australia Fund and other changes and opportunities in Australia's vocational education and training system

Speakers

The Hon. Karen Andrews MP, Federal Assistant Minister, Vocational Education and Skills
Norman Gray AM, Chief Executive Officer, Box Hill Institute Group
Robert Wood, Chief Executive Officer, Melbourne Polytechnic

New approaches to urban renewal

VIC
Jul 21
Join Gregory Anderson, Interim Chief Executive Officer, Development Victoria to hear about new approaches to urban renewal and the transition to the new Development Victoria strategy.

Speakers

Gregory Anderson, Chief Executive Officer, Places Victoria

Mid-year economic update

SA
Jul 21
CEDA welcomes Reserve Bank of Australia's Deputy Governor, Guy Debelle to the CEDA lectern in Adelaide to provide key insight into the Australian economy and understanding around the RBA's monetary policy settings.

Speakers

Dr Guy Debelle, Deputy Governor, Reserve Bank of Australia
Professor Christopher Findlay, Executive Dean of the Faculty of the Professions, University of Adelaide

Northern Australia infrastructure objectives

QLD
Jul 20
Twelve months on from the Northern Australia Infratructure Facility's establishment Laurie Walker will provide an update on initiatives to incentivise private sector investment to benefit northern Australia.

Speakers

Laurie Walker, Chief Executive Officer, Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF)

Securing Australia's Energy Future

NSW
Jul 19
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Brendan Pearson, Chief Executive, Minerals Council of Australia to the 2017 Trustee program.

Speakers

Brendan Pearson, Chief Executive, Minerals Council of Australia

Cyber security

QLD
Jul 19
Digital capability is critical to Australia's national security and economic development. With increased capacity and connectivity comes increased risk to our defence capabilities, governance and business.

Speakers

Craig Davies, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Cyber Security Growth Network
Major General Marcus Thompson AM, Deputy Chief Information Warfare, Australian Defence Force
Alexandra Wedutenko, Partner, Clayton Utz

Can Australia lead the world in precision medicine?

VIC
Jul 19
Join leaders in the field as we discuss the medical breakthroughs that will revolutionise healthcare, and how Australia can be at the forefront of innovation and research.

Speakers

Professor Sean Grimmond, Bertalli Chair in Cancer Medicine and Director of Research, University of Melbourne Centre for Cancer Research
Irene Kourtis, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Genome Research Facility Ltd
Priscilla Rogers, Cognitive Health & Life Sciences Research, IBM

Higher education review with WA's Vice Chancellors

WA
Jul 19
CEDA welcomes Minister for Education and Training, the Hon. Sue Ellery and Vice-Chancellors from Western Australian universities to discuss the future of higher education in a changing economy.

Speakers

Professor Stephen Chapman, Vice-Chancellor and President, Edith Cowan University
Professor Trevor Davidson, Associate Vice-Chancellor, CQUniversity
Professor Dawn Freshwater, Vice-Chancellor, University of Western Australia

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