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The latest Ai Group, speeches, opinion pieces and interview transcripts

Speeches, opinion pieces and interview transcripts from the last two years are listed below. To find a speech published prior to 2016 see our Speeches archive. Alternatively, use our Search to find the speech you need by entering its title or a relevant keyword.

Published Name
13 July-2020 Opinion: Premiers must remove blanket shutdowns from their COVID arsenal, Innes Willox, The Australian
15 May-2020 Opinion: Don't flatten the learning curve, Innes Willox, The Australian
05 May-2020 Innes Willox speech to Clean Energy Council Forum: A Clean Recovery
25 Mar-2020 Innes Willox discusses impact of COVID-19 on labour market and supply chains, Radio National Breakfast
31 Jan-2020 Opinion: Evolving climate policy – where to next?, Innes Willox, The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age
07 Jan-2020 Opinion: Class action industry is making it harder to do business, Innes Willox, The Australian Financial Review
23 Dec-2019 Opinion: The mounting cost of bushfires to communities, businesses and the economy, Innes Willox, The Australian
13 Dec-2019 UNFCCC 25th Conference of the Parties (COP25), Closing statement on behalf of global Business and Industry NGOs, Tennant Reed, Ai Group
14 Nov-2019 Innes Willox on the Future of Australian Manufacturing, Speech to Victorian Vernier Society, Melbourne
30 Oct-2019 Transcript: Innes Willox on Explosion in Class Actions launched in Australia, ABC News 24
26 Sept-2019 Opinion: A better way on electricity, Innes Willox, Ai Group Chief Executive, The Australian
04 Sept-2019 Transcript: Discussing the proposed Christmas Eve public holiday in QLD, Stephen Smith, Ai Group Head of National Workplace Relations Policy, ABC Radio Brisbane
31 Jul-2019 Opinion: It's time to rethink the role of trade in foreign policy, Innes Willox and Alan Oxley, AFR
29 Jul-2019 Engaging with Risk – Procuring to Outcomes, Innes Willox at Procurement Consultative Roundtable, Department of Finance, Canberra
25 Jun-2019 Address to Ai Group Defence Council National Executive Dinner, The Hon Melissa Price MP, Minister for Defence Industry
14 Jun-2019 Address to ASPI International Conference: War in 2025, Kate Louis, Ai Group Head Defence and Industry Policy
13 Jun-2019 Keynote Address to Australian Energy Week, Innes Willox
7 Jun-2019 Transcript: Business implications of AFP media raids, Innes Willox on ABC Radio AM with Peter Ryan
31 May-2019 Discussion of Fair Work Commission minimum wage and climate policy, Innes Willox, Ai Group Chief Executive, on ABC Radio National Breakfast
08 Apr-2019 Innes Willox, Speech to Australian Workers' Union (AWU) 2019 Biennial National Conference, Gold Coast
21 Mar-2019 Keynote address to R&D Commercialisation Conference: An Agenda for Australian Growth, Innes Willox
23 Nov-2018 Opinion: ALP energy policy positive, but much more work needed, Innes Willox, The Australian
10 Oct-2018 Opinion: Energy impasse drags on with prices set to soar, Innes Willox, The Australian
9 Oct-2018 Annual Ron McCallum Debate: What should be the scope, level and mode of bargaining?, Stephen Smith, Head of National Workplace Relations Policy
11 Sept-2018 Innes Willox, Speech to WoodTECH 2018 Conference: Industry 4.0 and Australia’s Manufacturing Future
06 Sept-2018 Opinion: Time to end unfair attacks on labour hire industry, Innes Willox, Australian Financial Review
27 Aug-2018 Ai Group Chief Executive Innes Willox on the new Morrison cabinet: Interview transcript, ABC TV News Breakfast
08 Aug-2018 Innes Willox, Address to Siemens Digitalize Conference 2018: Two Roads to a New Industry
06 Aug-2018 Opinion: Innes Willox: Back energy plan now – perfect it later, Sydney Morning Herald
29 Jun-2018 Kate Louis, Ai Group Head of Defence & Industry Policy, discusses Future Frigate tender on Sky News
26 Jun-2018 Innes Willox doorstop, Parliament House Canberra: National Energy Guarantee
25 Jun-2018 Ai Group Chief Executive Innes Willox discusses corporate tax reform: Interview transcript, ABC Radio Melbourne
13 Jun-2018 RBA Governor Philip Lowe, Speech to Ai Group Business Lunch, Melbourne: Productivity, Wages and Prosperity
13 Jun-2018 Innes Willox introduction to RBA Governor Philip Lowe at Ai Group Lunch, Melbourne
01 Jun-2018 Opinion piece – Innes Willox: Anti-business rhetoric has no place in workplace legislation, Herald Sun
01 Jun-2018 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses Australian PMI®, manufacturing, US tariffs and superannuation, Sky News Business
30 Apr-2018 The Hon Craig Laundy MP, Speech to Ai Group PIR Conference, Canberra
12 Apr-2018 Innes Willox, speech to Australian Institute of Energy lunch, Adelaide: Restoring Australia’s energy advantage
10 Apr-2018 Innes Willox, speech to Brisbane Club Workplace Relations Special Interest Group: Australia needs a sophisticated workplace relations public policy debate – one based on the facts
12 Mar-2018 Ai Group Chief Executive, Innes Willox, contributes to ABC 4 Corners Population episode in support of skilled migration
28 Feb-2018 Innes Willox speaking on panel at Australian Domestic Gas Outlook Conference, Sydney
24 Jan-2018 Ai Group CEO Innes Willox discusses TPP and business prospects survey on ABC AM
08 Jan-2018 Opinion piece: How do we create 'employable' graduates? Innes Willox, The Australian
03 Nov-2017 Innes Willox speech to Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce (WA): 'Secure and productive: industry’s connected future'
01 Nov-2017 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses Australian manufacturing, energy and political/Senate issues on Sky New Business
30 Oct-2017 Opening Statement to the Senate Committee Inquiry into the Fair Work Laws Amendment (Proper Use of Worker Benefits) Bill 2017
23 Oct-2017 Innes Willox speech to 'Design as Strategy' Forum, Sydney: ‘Prosperity through innovation, innovation through design’
20 Oct-2017 Opinion piece: Cutting-edge firms are still driving manufacturing jobs, Steve Myatt, Adelaide Advertiser
19 Oct-2017 Transcript: Prime Minister's address and Q&A, Ai Group Energy Breakfast, Canberra
19 Oct-2017 Innes Willox opening remarks, Ai Group Energy Breakfast with Prime Minister, Canberra
18 Oct-2017 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses Federal Government's new energy policy on ABC TV Breakfast
16 Oct-2017 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses energy policy with Jon Faine, ABC Radio Melbourne
05 Oct-2017 Innes Willox on Gas prices: 'We've got about 18 months to get this right', RN Breakfast
26 Sept-2017 Interview, Innes Willox: Gas crisis – CEOs "terrified" of opening their next gas bill, ABC Radio PM
26 Sept-2017 Interview, Innes Willox: Calls for immediate action on gas supply, 2GB Radio
26 Sept-2017 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses the impact of the gas crisis on Industry, ABC TV News
15 Sept-2017 Opinion piece: Energy Summit vital to thrash out solution, Innes Willox, The Australian
29 Aug-2017 Innes Willox speech to 2017 Victorian Safety Conference, Safety Institute of Australia, Melbourne
28 Aug-2017 Opinion piece: Union revisionism cannot be allowed to create a dystopian future, Innes Willox, Australian Financial Review
25 July-2017 Opening Statement to Confederation of Indian Industry and East Asia Business Council RCEP Business Stakeholders Consultation, Hyderabad
30 Jun-2017 Innes Willox address to SA Centre for Economic Studies: 'South Australia in transition – Where to next?'
22 Jun-2017 'Critical importance of a secure gas and energy supply for industry', Innes Willox address to Energy Week conference
27 Apr-2017 Innes Willox discussing Government's introduction of export restrictions on gas companies to ensure domestic supply, ABC Radio AM
05 Apr-2017 Innes Willox address to National Press Club: The Trump Phenomena: Will it disrupt our economy and our region?
24 Mar-2017 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses Hazelwood closure on ABC Radio with Jon Faine
13 Mar-2017 Opinion piece: Sunday penalty rate cut for fast food workers makes sound sense, Innes Willox, The Australian
28 Feb-2017 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses energy, penalty rates and domestic violence leave with Fran Kelly, Radio National
15 Feb-2017 Innes Willox speech to Industrial Internet Summit, Sydney: Maximising the potential of the Industrial Internet for Australia
14 Feb-2017 Opinion piece: Australia on hold until energy mess is sorted out, Innes Willox, The Australian
01 Feb-2017 Opinion piece: Business Tax Cuts – Ai Group proposal to deliver tax reform, Innes Willox, Australian Financial Review
31 Jan-2017 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses Trump Visa Ban, ABC Radio AM
12 Jan-2017 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses Ai Group Business Outlook CEO survey, including tax and energy issues, ABC News 24
19 Dec-2016 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses Australia's AAA Credit rating on ABC News 24
07 Dec-2016 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses September Quarter GDP figures and Climate Policy with Laura Jayes, Sky News
05 Dec-2016 Innes Willox speech to Future of Manufacturing Forum, UTS Business School: 'The Future of Manufacturing: A Forgotten Dimension?
05 Dec-2016 Transcript: Innes Willox discusses Climate Change Policy Review and ABCC with Joe O'Brien, ABC News 24
01 Dec-2016 Innes Willox speech to Australian Long-Term Unemployment Conference: Finding Solutions, Brisbane
10 Nov-2016 Innes Willox comment on Trump victory, Sky Business
29 Oct-2016 Opinion Piece: 'Absolute urgency needed now about electricity prices', Steve Myatt, Ai Group SA Head, Adelaide Advertiser
26 Oct-2016 Innes Willox address to the Repowering NSW Conference 2016, Sydney
19 Oct-2016 Address to Northern Australia Defence Summit, John O'Callaghan, Executive Director Ai Group Defence Council
11 Oct-2016 The Hon. Simon Birmingham speech at launch of Ai Group Graduate Employment Service, Parliament House Canberra
28 Sept-2016 Innes Willox address to Innovative Research Universities (IRU) Senior Staff Forum: 'Creating Globally Relevant Graduates'
13 Sept-2016 Innes Willox address to 2016 Steel Convention, Melbourne: 'Traditional' and 'Advanced' Manufacturing - a false dichotomy
04 July-2016 Transcript: Business edgy on election deadlock, ABC Radio AM
30 June-2016 Joint Opinion Piece, 'A company tax cut the path to more jobs and better living standards' (Ai Group, BCA, ACCI), Daily Telegraph & Herald Sun
22 June-2016 Joint Opinion Piece, 'When dust settles, corrupt construction culture needs a major repair' (Ai Group, BCA, MCA), The Australian
09 June-2016 Joint Opinion Piece, 'Back stronger businesses so Australians get ahead' (Ai Group, ACCI, BCA, MCA), Australian Financial Review
03-May-2016 TRANSCRIPT: Budget doorstop, Parliament House, Canberra Ai Group Chief Executive, Innes Willox
27-Apr-2016 Ai Group Chief Executive on submarine announcement, the Budget and Labor's climate policy - Sky News
23-Mar-2016 National Press Club Debate: The IR Election Battleground, Innes Willox Opening Address
22-Feb-2016 Transcript: Ai Group Chief Executive Innes Willox discussing Ai Group Budget Submission, ABC News Breakfast
17-Feb-2016 Training in Parlous state - Innes Willox opinion piece - The Australian, 17 February 2016
17-Feb-2016 Innes Willox opinion piece on Friendly Nation Inititiative - The Age, 17 February 2016
10-Feb-2016 Text of an Australian Financial Review opinion piece on tax reform by Ai Group Chief Executive, Innes Willox
08-Feb-2016 Transcript: Innes Willox Discusses Tax Reform and the GST, 2UE Your Business Day with Stuart Bocking
19-Jan-2016 Transcript: Innes Willox on low levels of literacy and numeracy in workforce - ABC AM 18 January 2016

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