AIBC SA: IA-CEPA Networking Event

22 Jul 2019 (9:15 am - 10:00 am)
DFAT Office Ground Floor Conference Room
Allianz House, 55 Currie Street
AIBC Members Free
Non-Members Free


IA-CEPA Briefing:  The Indonesia-Australia

Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement Update


AIBC SA, together with DFAT cordially invite you to attend a briefing and update on the recently signed Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA). Elizabeth Ward, a Chief Negotiator for Australia will explain how IA-CEPA benefits Australian business, why the deal matters for Australia, and provide an update on its entry into force.

Ms Elizabeth Ward, Chief Negotiator - Regional Trade Agreements Division


Elizabeth Ward is a senior Australian diplomat and public servant at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, where she serves as Australia’s Chief Negotiator in the Regional Trade Agreements Division.  In 2017-18 she was Chief Negotiator in the Australia-Hong Kong Free Trade Agreement negotiations. From 2014 to early 2017 she was Chief Negotiator in the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement negotiation, and from 2012 to 2014 the Deputy Chief Negotiator. She was a member of Australia’s agriculture negotiating team in the WTO Doha Round and has worked on the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement. Elizabeth has had postings to the USA, India and Egypt.

RSVP:    Please note registrations are essential and places are strictly limited.


Jim McMillan