2017 Economic and Political Overview in Melbourne

2017 Economic and Political Overview in Melbourne

VIC
Feb 15
CEDA's 35th annual Economic and Political Overview will feature a keynote address by Victorian Treasurer, the Hon Tim Pallas. The Treasurer will be joined by senior business leaders and prominent experts to examine the key trends, policy agendas and prospects for growth in 2017.

Speakers

The Hon. Tim Pallas, Treasurer of Victoria
Michael Blythe, Chief Economist and Managing Director, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Holly Kramer, Non-Executive Director, Woolworths, Australia Post, AMP Limited

Event overview

CEDA's Economic and Political Overview (EPO) is Australia's premier publication and series of briefings on the Australian economy and politics for the year ahead.

In 2016 major global trends continued to shape financial and economic conditions in Australia. The 2017 Economic and Political Overview explores the factors reshaping the Australian economy and political landscape, the prospects for important reform agendas, and the opportunities for growth and investment.

Treasurer of Victoria Tim Pallas will again deliver the keynote address, outlining the state’s economic priorities and investment pipeline. Speakers throughout the day, including Commonwealth Bank Chief Economist Michael Blythe will examine:

  • Key indicators and trends in the domestic and global economy;
  • The pipelined for infrastructure and major projects;
  • Skills, workforce development and shifts in the labour market; and 
  • The transition and development of Australia's future industries.

Meet the keynote speaker

The Hon. Tim Pallas
Treasurer of Victoria

Meet the speakers

Michael Blythe
Chief Economist and Managing Director, Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Holly Kramer
Non-Executive Director, Woolworths, Australia Post, AMP Limited

Lisa Paul AO PSM
Non-Executive Director, Navitas, Programmed

Kate Spargo
Chairman, UGL, Non-Executive Director, Sonic Healthcare, Fletcher Building, Adairs, Sigma Pharmaceuticals

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