2 years ago

22 September, 2016

Deakin Edge, Federation Square

Organised by:
Economics Student Society

Q: What is ESSA Q&A?

A: ESSA’s Q&A is our flagship event held on Thursday 22 September at Deakin Edge, Federation Square. Q&A gives students, professionals and the general public to engage with our esteemed panellists, asking questions about the new economy, what it looks like, and how we can get there.
Q: What are this year’s topics?

A: This year’s topic will be “What does the new economy look like? And how do we get there?” Our panel of experts will be discussing their thoughts on what the future holds for the Australian economy. Definitely expect insights on Physical Infrastructure, Innovation, Human Capital and STEM education!
Q: Who are our panelists?

A: This year, our moderator will be award winning journalist and presenter, Auskar Surbakti, from the ABC!

And ready to answer all of your probing questions are our panellists, who are all sure to bring their wide range of knowledge and expertise to Q&A.
- The Hon. John Brumby, Professorial Research Fellow at the University of Melbourne and Monash University & Former Premier of Victoria (2007-10)
- Marion Terrill, Transport Program Director at Grattan Institute
- Dr. David Gruen, Deputy Secretary (Economic) at the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet.
- Professor Stephen King, Commissioner of the Australian Government Productivity Commission
- Dr. Janine Dixon, Senior Research Fellow at the Centre of Policy Studies (CoPS) at Victoria University.

Q: Who is welcome to attend?

A: ESSA Q&A is open to the general public and is FREE for everyone from students to professionals. Be sure to bring your friends along and register here on Eventbrite to reserve your spot at our flagship event! https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/essa-presents-qa-tickets-27424540539
Event Time: 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Date: Thursday 22 September
Venue: Deakin Edge, Federation Square
Cost: Free to all
Dress: Smart Casual
REGISTRATION ESSENTIAL: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/essa-presents-qa-tickets-27424540539