Upcoming events

Trustee welcome back 2018

VIC
Feb 1
CEDA Trustees, governers, supporters and distinguished guests come together reflect on the highlights of 2017 and to launch CEDA's upcoming 2018 program in Victoria and Tasmania.

Speakers

Melinda Cilento, Chief Executive, CEDA

Reimagining organisations for the future of work

VIC
Feb 9
McKinsey & Company’s Global Managing Partner, Dominic Barton is joined by a panel of industry leaders for the latest insights on the future of work

Speakers

Dominic Barton, Global Managing Partner, McKinsey & Company
Tony Maughan, Transformation Lead, Australia Division, ANZ
Sarah Slattery, Managing Director, Slattery

Government response to data availability and use inquiry

VIC
Feb 13
CEDA welcomes Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, First Assistant Secretary, Gemma van Halderen, to discuss Federal Government response to a Productivity Commission Inquiry into data availability and use.

Speakers

Gemma van Halderen, First Assistant Secretary, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet

2018 Economic and Political Overview in Melbourne

VIC
Feb 23
CEDA’s annual Economic and Political Overview will feature a keynote address by Victorian Treasurer, the Hon. Tim Pallas. Join us as we discuss the key trends, policy agendas and prospects for growth in 2018.

Speakers

The Hon. Tim Pallas, Treasurer of Victoria
Michael Blythe, Chief Economist and Managing Director, Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Competition in the Australian financial system

VIC
Feb 26
Join Productivity Commission Chairman, Peter Harris AO to discuss the draft report of the PC’s Inquiry into competition in the Australian financial system.

Speakers

Peter Harris AO, Chairman, Productivity Commission

Aged Care

VIC
Mar 2
CEDA welcomes Federal Minister for Aged Care, the Hon. Ken Wyatt for a keynote address on the significant reform and investments taking place in Australia's aged care sector.

Speakers

The Hon. Ken Wyatt AM MP, Federal Minister for Aged Care and Federal Minister for Indigenous Health
Kevin McCoy, Chief Executive Officer, Independent & Assisted Living business, Australian Unity

Final report into transitioning regional economies

VIC
Mar 6
CEDA welcomes Paul Lindwall of the Productivity Commission and presiding Commissioner of the Inquiry into Transitional Regional Economies, to discuss the results of the final report.

Speakers

Paul Lindwall, Commissioner, Productivity Commission

Energy: keynote by Minister Lily D'Ambrosio MP

VIC
Mar 13
Victoria’s Energy Minister will address industry leaders on the latest developments in the fast-moving state and national energy reform agenda.

Speakers

The Hon. Lily D'Ambrosio, Victorian Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, Victorian Minister for Suburban Development

Innovation: translating Australia's world-class research

VIC
Mar 15
At this event, hear from entrepreneurs that are translating world-class university research into new and ground-breaking commercial opportunities.
 

Speakers

Dr Glenn Begley, Chief Executive Officer, BioCurate
Professor Stan Skafidas, Head of Asia-Pacific, AMD
Professor Svetha Vankatesh, Alfred Deakin Professor and Director, Centre for Pattern Recognition and Data Analytics (PRaDA), Deakin University

Copland Lecture by Rio Tinto Chief Executive

VIC
Mar 20
CEDA welcomes Rio Tinto's Jean-Sébastien Jacques, a highly respected thought leader across a wide range of geopolitical and economic issues within the mining industry and more broadly.

Speakers

Jean-Sébastien Jacques, Chief Executive, Rio Tinto

A global perspective: the world’s energy supply outlook

VIC
Mar 21
CEDA welcomes international guest ExxonMobil, Manager - Economics & Energy Division, Corporate Strategic Planning Department, Rob Gardner, to discuss ExxonMobil's global view of energy demand and supply globally.

Speakers

Robert Gardner, Manager, Economics & Energy Division, Corporate Strategic Planning Department(ExxonMobil), ExxonMobil

Smart cities

VIC
Mar 22
Join the new Secretary of the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development and industry leaders for new insights on the smart cities agenda.

Speakers

Dr Steven Kennedy, Secretary, Federal Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development

Priorities for Victoria's public sector

VIC
Mar 23
CEDA welcomes Chris Eccles AO, Secretary of Department of Premier and Cabinet to discuss the 2018 priorities of Victorian public services.

Speakers

Chris Eccles, Secretary, Department of Premier & Cabinet

Commercialising biomedical research in Australia

VIC
Mar 26
CEDA welcomes Dr Glenn Begley, Chief Executive Officer of BioCurate to discuss the commercialisation of biomedical research.

Speakers

Dr Glenn Begley, Chief Executive Officer, BioCurate

2018 State of the State

VIC
Apr 19
CEDA is pleased to welcome the Hon. Daniel Andrews MP, Premier of Victoria, to deliver the 2018 State of the State address.

Speakers

The Hon. Daniel Andrews MP, Premier of Victoria

Economic viability and sustainability of municipalities

VIC
Apr 20
CEDA welcomes Victorian Auditor-General Andrew Greaves to address Trustees at a boardroom briefing, reporting on the findings of the recent Local Government and Economic Development audit.

Speakers

Andrew Greaves, Victorian Auditor-General, Victorian Auditor-General’s Office

Delivering a more integrated transport system for Victoria

VIC
Apr 24
CEDA welcomes Gillian Miles, Head of Transport for Victoria to discuss the future priorities for the Victorian transport system.

Speakers

Gillian Miles, Head, Transport for Victoria