“[Leadership]…Its about ensuring people are empowered to do what they’re asked to do”

Peter Beattie AC

Former QLD premier Peter Beattie is getting down to the job of organising the April 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast – it’s what he’s learnt in a lifetime of leadership roles. As chairman of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Organising Committee, he’s well aware of the responsibility of organising the biggest event in […]

Heavy Hitters On Board For WA Defence Conference

WA Defence Conference 2016

Global heavy-hitters have lined up to speak and network next month at CCI’s inaugural WA Defence Conference 2016 – ‘Doing Business with Defence’. Confirmed speakers include BAE Systems, which is shortlisted for the $35 billion program to build nine new anti-submarine warfare frigates for the Royal Australian Navy, and Henderson-based Austal, which is currently securing suppliers for […]

When Trump Wins… Saul shares with CCI his thoughts on the US election and the dangerous trend in world politics.

Renowned Economist Saul Eslake

Australia’s most renowned and straight-shooting economists, Saul Eslake talks to CCI about a number of topics that influence the Western Australia economy ahead of the Lighthouse Leadership Series business lunch on November 2 – limited tickets are still available here. Independent economist Saul Eslake says US presidential candidate Donald Trumps’ notorious rise is further evidence of how authoritarian […]