End of Year Wrap up with Melinda Cilento


From: Thursday November 29, 2018, 6:00 pm

To: Thursday November 29, 2018, 8:00 pm

Women in Economics Network: End-of-year wrap up with Melinda Cilento

Join the Women in Economics Network Victorian Branch for our end-of-year celebration. We will wrap up our activities for the year and be joined by special guest, Melinda Cilento, who currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA).

Our conversation with Melinda will span a range of timely economic and social topics informed by CEDA's latest research, including insights into inequality, understanding community attitudes towards economic growth, and recognising the innovative potential of data analytics. This will also be a privileged opportunity for WEN members to hear Melinda's reflections and advice on leadership and career development.

Date: Thursday 29 November 2018

Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: One Roof Melbourne, 77-83 City Road, Southbank

About our guest

Melinda brings a wealth of insights and experience in her roles as a company director and senior executive. This currently includes serving as a non-executive director of Woodside Petroleum and Australian Unity, as Co-Chair of Reconciliation Australia, as an expert advisor for the Parliamentary Budget Office. Previously, she has served as a Commissioner with the Productivity Commission, and as Deputy CEO and Chief Economist with the Business Council of Australia. Melinda has also previously held senior roles with the Federal Department of Treasury, Invesco and the International Monetary Fund.

Melinda holds a Masters of Economics from the Australian National University, and Bachelor of Economics (Hons) and Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) from Flinders University. She has also completed the AICD Company Directors Course.

CEDA plays an important role in providing thought leadership and facilitating public policy debate and discussion in Australia You can find out more about CEDA's research and events at: https://www.ceda.com.au/About


For catering purposes, please ensure to register - click here to register via the VIC Branch website.

We look forward to welcoming many of our WEN members to this final event of the year. We will also be pleased to showcase our new WEN Keep Cups (selling at a special price of $20 for WEN members), so come ready to do some Christmas shopping!


One Roof Melbourne,

77-83 City Road, , Southbank VIC 3000

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