Upcoming events

Federal election update

SA
Feb 27
CEDA welcomes GRACosway Co-Chairs, the Hon. John Dawkins AO and the Hon. Helen Coonan, as they tap into their vast experience in federal politics to deliver a detailed analytical update on the upcoming Federal Election.

Speakers

The Hon. Helen Coonan, Co-Chair, GRACosway
The Hon. John Dawkins AO, Co-Chair, GRACosway

Business skills: the old and the new

SA
Mar 6
CEDA welcomes back business model architect and innovation expert, Andrew Leunig, as he gives his unique insights on business structures in an ever-changing landscape.

Speakers

Andrew Leunig, Business Architect and Coach

Ambassador to France: from Brexit to defence

SA
Mar 7
Join Australia’s Ambassador to France, Brendan Berne, as he gives his update on SA’s growing business and defence relationship with France as well as insight on the critical issues facing the EU.

Speakers

Brendan Berne, Australia's Ambassador to France, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Professor Pascale Quester, Deputy Vice-Chancellor & Vice-President (Academic), The University of Adelaide

Economic update

SA
Mar 14
Join your fellow Trustees for an in-depth analysis of the current trends in the local and national economies from the University of Adelaide's, South Australian Centre for Economic Studies (SACES) Visiting Fellow, Darryl Gobbett.

Speakers

Darryl Gobbett, Visiting Fellow, The University of Adelaide, South Australian Centre for Economic Studies (SACES)

2019 Economic and Political Overview in Adelaide

SA
Mar 15
At this year’s Economic and Political Overview (EPO), CEDA welcomes SA Premier, the Hon. Steven Marshall, 12 months on since his election to deliver a keynote address detailing his government’s achievements and plans for 2019 and beyond.

Speakers

The Hon. Steven Marshall MP, Premier of South Australia
Kristina Clifton, Senior Economist, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Andy Keough, Managing Director, SAAB Australia
Jane Pickering, Chief Executive Officer, Eldercare

Future of work series - innovation and entrepreneurship

SA
Mar 27
At the first event in the CEDA SA Future of Work series, we welcome Chief Entrepreneur for South Australia, Jim Whalley, and other thought leaders as they discuss the future of our economy in innovation and entrepreneurship.

Speakers

Jim Whalley, Chief Entrepreneur for South Australia, Government of South Australia
Alex Grant, Chief Executive Officer, Myriota
Jenny Paradiso, Co-Founder and Director, Suntrix Solar

SA Women and Leadership series launch

SA
Mar 28
CEDA remains committed to improving gender equality and continues to invite influential thought leaders to comment on the major policy issues confronting women in public and corporate life. 

Speakers

Donny Walford, Managing Director, DW Behind Closed Doors
Professor Marie Wilson, Pro Vice Chancellor Business and Law, University of South Australia Business School

Diversity and inclusion: what actually works?

SA
Apr 4
CEDA welcomes Diversity Inclusion Chief Executive and Founder, Lucinda Hewitson, as she outlines the best ways for your organisation to achieve perspective, wisdom and balance in a diverse and inclusive workplace.

Speakers

Lucinda Hewitson, Chief Executive and Founder, Diversity Inclusion

Zoos SA: the contribution to SA

SA
Apr 9
Join your fellow Trustees as Zoos SA Chief Executive, Elaine Bensted, outlines the contribution Zoos SA has made from an environmental, social and economic perspective.

Speakers

Elaine Bensted, Chief Executive, Zoos SA

Artificial intelligence and the future workforce

SA
Apr 10
CEDA is pleased to welcome key thinkers to discuss how future artificial intelligence will impact the workforce and the ethics of the application of new technologies.

Speakers

Osmond Chiu, Senior Policy Officer, CPSU
Dr. Jim Minifie, Director, AlphaBeta

Federal election update

SA
Apr 17
CEDA welcomes Flinders University Adjunct Professor in Politics and International Relations, Dr Haydon Manning, as he gives his analysis of the key factors impacting on the imminent Federal Election.

Speakers

Dr Haydon Manning, Adjunct Professor in Politics and International Relations, College of Business, Government and Law, Flinders University

Digital gaming: social impacts and opportunities for SA

SA
Apr 30
Join your fellow CEDA Trustees as Mighty Kingdom Director of Business Development and Partnerships, Dan Thorsland, outlines the creative ideas and drive that has changed the landscape of digital gaming in SA.

Speakers

Dan Thorsland, Director Business Development and Partnerships, Mighty Kingdom

Reserve Bank Governor keynote

SA
Jun 20
CEDA is delighted to welcome Reserve Bank Governor, Philip Lowe to deliver a keynote address in Adelaide.

Speakers

Philip Lowe, Governor , Reserve Bank of Australia