Wednesday 15 October 2014 Summary of proceedings

Discover the G20
G20 Queensland Trade & Investment Summit
Wednesday 15 October 2014
Summary of proceedings
Master of Ceremonies: Mr Kerry O’Brien, Journalist and host Four Corners (ABC)
8:00am – 9:00am
Summit registration
9:00am – 9:10am
Introduction by the Master of Ceremonies
Welcome by Mrs Deb Frecklington MP, Assistant Minister to the Premier
9:10am – 11:45am
Morning sessions (session topics overleaf)
12:00pm – 1:35pm
• Address by The Honourable Tim Nicholls MP, Treasurer and Minister for Trade
• G20 demographics and opportunities for Queensland presentation by Mr Bernard Salt,
KPMG Partner and social demographer
The Summit luncheon is presented by KPMG, a global network of professional firms
1:45pm – 5:20pm
Afternoon sessions (session topics overleaf)
5:20pm – 5:30pm
Concluding remarks
Great state. Great opportunity.
Morning session topics and speakers*
Building a truly global company: the Uniqlo story
Priorities for G20 Australia
• Mr Shoichi Miyasaka, Group Senior Vice President, Fast Retailing; Deputy CEO & CFO,
Fast Retailing Singapore; CEO, Uniqlo Australia
• Professor Russell Trood, Adjunct Professor,
Griffith University and Former Senator for Queensland
Global supply chains
• Mr Rob Fitzpatrick, Director, Infrastructure Transport and Logistics, National ICT Australia (NICTA)
Infrastructure investment: perspectives from one of
Canada’s largest institutional fund managers
• Mr Daniel Sloper, G20 Special Representative and
First Assistant Secretary G20, Department of
Foreign Affairs and Trade
G20 Brisbane – “Your Canvas”
• Mr Victor Perton, Senior Adviser,
Treasury G20 Taskforce, The Treasury (Australia)
• Mr Macky Tall, Senior Vice President,
Private Equity and Infrastructure,
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec
Ingredients for entrepreneurship (including Q&A)
• Professor Josh Lerner, Jacob H. Schiff Professor of Investment Banking and head of Entrepreneurial Management unit, Harvard Business School
• Mr Rick Holliday-Smith, Chairman, Cochlear
Afternoon session topics and speakers*
China economic update and outward
investment outlook
Opportunities for business in leading G20 economies
in the region (including Q&A panel)
• Dr Haibin Zhu, Chief China Economist, J.P. Morgan
• His Excellency Mr Nadjib Riphat Kesoema,
Indonesia Ambassador to Australia
Growth through offshore expansion
(Panel discussion)
• Mr Paul Henry, Senior Principal, Populous
• Mr Neil O’Sullivan, Managing Director, NOJA Power
• Mr Matthew Tobin, Managing Director, UAP Group
• His Excellency Mr Bonghyun Kim,
Republic of Korea Ambassador to Australia
• Mr Peter Varghese AO, Secretary of the Department
of Foreign Affairs and Trade
• Mr Bruce Gosper, CEO, Austrade
United States-Australia business relationship
• His Excellency Mr John Berry,
U.S. Ambassador to Australia
(*not in order of appearance)
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