The Australian Parliamentary Budget Office (PBO) is holding a conference to mark its 10th birthday.

Building Fiscal Insights for the Decade Ahead

Date & time: Thursday 3 November 2022, 9am to 4pm (AEDT)

Location: Australian Parliament House (Face-to-face and Zoom)

Across the day participants will hear from Australian and international leaders about the importance of independent agencies like the PBO, the challenges of using data in public policy, fiscal challenges for Australia over the next decade and more.

Speakers include:

  • Mr Mark Hadley, Chair, OECD’s Working Party of Parliamentary Budget Officials and Independent Fiscal Institutions
  • Ms Danielle Wood, CEO, Grattan Institute
  • Ms Caralee McLeish, Secretary, The Treasury (New Zealand)
  • Mr Anthony Close, Victorian Parliamentary Budget Officer
  • Ms Melinda Cilento, CEO, Committee for Economic Development of Australia
  • Dr Steven Kennedy, Secretary, The Treasury (Australia)
  • Mr Julian Hill MP, Chair, Joint Committee of Public Accounts and Audit (JCPAA)
  • Mr Rob Oakeshott, former member for Lyne (NSW) and former member of JCPAA
  • Mr Andrew Murray, former Senator (WA)
  • Stein Helgeby, Parliamentary Budget Officer

Further information available here.

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