Wed, 18 May 2016
How can we use research and develop tools to enhance digital transformation in the built environment to deliver more sustainable, efficient solutions? Should cities play a more active role as the broker of urban data and who should be the guardian of the local data ecosystem ? The focus of the panel discussion is on how can we fulfil a city's potential as an economic asset, and leverage the vast wealth of human capital within to create liveable, vibrant and smart Australian cities.
Wed, 27 Apr 2016
David Neal, the Future Fund’s Managing Director, will provide an update on the Fund’s positioning and performance and its investment model and strategy. He will explain how it pursues its long-term objective against the backdrop of a volatile economic, market and geopolitical environment. In doing so he will outline the Fund’s perspective on global markets and how it identifies and assesses investment opportunities in Australia, the United Kingdom and globally.
Thu, 07 Apr 2016
Australia has embraced the new world of “Fintech” with various hubs exploring the possibilities for innovation and development of new technologies in the Australian context. London has been well ahead on this curve with hubs such as “Level 39” at Canary Wharf driving the global push in this sector. This Chamber event is your opportunity to gain some insight into what is happening here in Australia and in Victoria, how it compares to the UK and how even traditional finance businesses can benefit from embracing the disruption in front of us.
Wed, 16 Mar 2016
Antony Cahill, Group Executive Product & Markets, National Australia Bank, will argue that the stark reality of Australia’s projected population growth is that it will inevitably impact on the country’s infrastructure needs. This transformation provides a clear call to action for all sectors of the economy to work together. Private and public sector interests need to move beyond the status quo in order to address this infrastructure task.
Wed, 24 Feb 2016
Shane Solomon, Managing Director, Telstra Health; Geoff McDonald, VP and General Manager Pharmaceuticals, GSK Australia and Kym Peake, Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services Victoria will be on this industry specific panel. Annette Hicks, Healthcare Lead Executive A/NZ, at IBM will lead the discussion as moderator.
Fri, 27 Nov 2015
Workplace Gender Equality Agency Data Launch - (Melbourne) Friday 27 November 2015 Libby Lyons, Director of the Workplace Gender Equality Agency with Her Excellency Menna Rawlings CMG, British High Commissioner to Australia
Mon, 09 Nov 2015
The Australian British Chamber of Commerce - Business Lunch with Stuart Gulliver Business Lunch. Filmed on Monday, 9 November 2015
Thu, 22 Oct 2015
Hear from Evan Tattersall, CEO of the Melbourne Metro Rail Authority, on how new Melbourne Metro rail tunnels will unlock the centre of the current train system, enabling major improvements in capacity, reliability and frequency of services across our busiest train lines. Evan has 30 years' experience in construction across a number of sectors including the transport and building sectors. His extensive experience working in Melbourne's metropolitan rail environment includes the Craigieburn Electrification Project and most recently leading one of the complex inner city packages on the $4.1 billion Regional Rail Link project. Evan was a Principal of Melbourne with Evans & Peck for 12 years and with Thiess as Construction Manager across Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania for 10 years.
Fri, 25 Sep 2015
Chamber Members and guests listened intently to Senator the Hon. Mathias Cormann, Minister for Finance, as he outlined the recent events and changes in the government. He outlined how Prime Minister Turnbull's leadership would address the key objectives for building a productive and sustainable economic future for Australia.
Wed, 19 Aug 2015
A panel of industry experts as give us an insight into the changes they see affecting commercial activity in the near to medium term. They will also discuss how companies of all sizes should adapt their practices to stay nimble and agile in this rapidly changing and crucial field.
Wed, 12 Aug 2015
The Australian British Chamber of Commerce - Business Lunch with Lynton Crosby AO and Mark Textor, C|T Group. Filmed on Thursday 6 August 2015
Wed, 15 Jul 2015
Australian Bristish Chamber of Commerce present Lunch with the NSW Premier 2015
Thu, 02 Jul 2015
Following on from the success of last year, the Australian British Chamber of Commerce together with the French-Australian Chamber of Commerce & Industry hosted their second Tour de France Lunch.
Tue, 02 Jun 2015
Technology - Changing the future of retail