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The Committee for Sydney is delighted to be partnering with UTS Business School to offer Committee members and stakeholders the opportunity to particiapte in a discussion, with visiting US experts from Cisco Systems, exploring the impacts of digital disruption on urban services and governance models, as we move towards smarter cities. Read more.
The Committee for Sydney is delighted to formally announce the appointments of Johanna Pitman and Eamon Waterford to the Committee Team.
Johanna joined the Committee earlier this month, taking on the role of Deputy CEO and Head of Operations. As a former Director at both Arts NSW and NSW Trade & Investment (now Department of Industry) she will bring her experience to bear in terms of policy development around innovation, trade, city promotion and arts and culture.
The Committee Team has been benefitting from the expertise of Eamon Waterford since he came on board in June. Joining the team in the role of Head of Strategy and Advocacy from his position as Director of Policy at Youth Action, Eamon has already had a significant impact.
The Committee looks forward to working with our members with this enhanced capacity. You can read more about the new additions to the Committee Team here.
CfS welcomes the City of Sydney's contribution and calls for a community wide discussion on finding new solutions. Read more.
Issues Paper 7: Bringing benefits to all - how Sydney's financial services leads the Australian economy
Issues Paper 6: City of Choice 2: visa and tax reforms to ensure Sydney remains open to the world's talent
Committee members Lend Lease and ICC Sydney today celebrated the start on site of construction of what will be Sydney's largest 5 star CBD hotel at Darling Harbour.
The NSW government is targeting the export of financial services as a key driver of future budget surpluses and wants Canberra benchmark tax settings with other financial centres in the region to ensure Sydney is able to compete and grow jobs.