“Western Australia a gateway to Asia”


Venue:            Fraser’s Convention Centre, Fraser Avenue, Kings Park, West Perth


Date:               17th March, 2016


3.00pm – 3.30pm      Registration


3.30pm – 6.00pm      Forum moderated by Gordon Flake & Q&A time


Speakers will include:


  • The Italian Consul in Perth - WA, Dott. David Balloni


  • The Honorable Senator Dott. Francesco Giacobbe, OAM, Senator of Italian Republic

          "Australia-Italy Relations and recent political developments in Italy"


  • The Lord Mayor of Perth, Lisa Scaffidi

          "Italy in Western Australia--Perth as Australia’s Indian Ocean Capital"


  • The Chairman of Macquarie Group WA, Mark Barnaba

          "A financial perspective on global markets and the global economy including natural resources"


  • Joseph Carrozzi, Managing Partner PWC Sydney

          "State of the Australian Economy"


  • Emilio Chiesi Head of International Funding Banca Carige

         "Recent economic developments in Italy"


  • Summary remarks by Gordon Flake, CEO of the Perth USAsia



6.00pm – 7.00pm      Pre-Dinner drinks & Networking


7.00pm – 9.30pm      Dinner


9.30pm                     Guests depart