Speeches and Presentations
A range of speeches delivered by the current and former Chairs and Commissioners on economic, social and environmental productivity issues affecting Australia.
Productivity, Migration and Skills
08 / 07 / 2022
Chair Michael Brennan presented at a Universities Australia event on 7 July 2022.
Supply Chain Vulnerabilities
31 / 05 / 2022
Commissioner Catherine de Fontenay spoke at the Supply Chain Planning and Logistics Summit on 31 May 2022.
Future Ready? Australia and international trade in the post-pandemic global economy
06 / 05 / 2022
Deputy Chair Alex Robson presented at a joint Griffith Business School and Economic Society of Australia (ESA) event in Brisbane on 6 May 2022.
Vocational Education Research
28 / 04 / 2022
Chair Michael Brennan presented at AVETRA’s Annual Conference on 28 April 2022.
Economics of Working from Home
12 / 10 / 2021
Chair Michael Brennan spoke at a Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) panel discussion on 12 October 2021.
22 / 09 / 2021
Chair Michael Brennan spoke at a Tax and Transfer Policy Institute / Business Council of Australia workshop on 22 September 2021.
The Working from Home Evolution
18 / 08 / 2021
Chair Michael Brennan spoke at a seminar panel event for RMIT University on 17 August 2021.
Reform and Sustainable Funding of Healthcare
03 / 08 / 2021
Chair Michael Brennan delivered a speech to the Healthcare Leaders Forum on 3 August 2021.
Right to Repair Draft Report
09 / 07 / 2021
Commissioner Paul Lindwall delivered a speech to the Australian Repair Summit in Canberra on 9 July 2021.
Productivity Priorities Post-Pandemic
08 / 06 / 2021
Chair Michael Brennan delivered a speech via a CEDA Interactive livestream on 8 June 2021.
Recession, Recovery and Reform
27 / 05 / 2021
Chair Michael Brennan delivered a speech to the Property Council in Canberra on 26 May 2021.
A Brief Overview of the Mental Health Inquiry Report
06 / 05 / 2021
Commissioner Stephen King delivered a speech to the Mental Health Coordinating Council on 6 May 2021.
Services Sector Productivity
15 / 04 / 2021
Chair Michael Brennan delivered a speech to the McKell Institute on 15 April 2021.
Future of the Global Trading System
16 / 03 / 2021
Commissioner Jonathan Coppel participated in a trade policy panel session for the United States Studies Centre (USSC) on 16 March 2021.
Rise of Digital Technology
16 / 03 / 2021
Chair Michael Brennan delivered a speech to the Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce (AICC) on 12 March 2021.
Healthcare – why quality matters
25 / 11 / 2020
Chair Michael Brennan gave the opening keynote address at the Australian Healthcare Funding Summit, held on 25 November 2020.
Productivity Reform in Australia and New Zealand: Barriers and opportunities
24 / 11 / 2020
Chair Michael Brennan participated in a joint panel discussion between Australian, New Zealand and State Productivity Commissions, held online on 24 November 2020.
The COVID-19 Recovery: A view from the supply side
23 / 09 / 2020
Chair Michael Brennan provided an online briefing to the Australian Business Economists on 23 September 2020.
Private Health Insurance
07 / 02 / 2020
Chair Michael Brennan spoke at the Members Health Directors' Conference in Sydney on 4 February 2020.
2019 Grace Groom Memorial Oration
29 / 01 / 2020
Commissioner Stephen King delivered the 2019 Grace Groom Memorial Oration for Mental Health Australia at the National Press Club of Australia in Canberra on Monday 25 November 2019.