Rediscovering the Lost Art of Strategic Leadership

In order to be able to make effective leadership decisions it is essential to be aware of the underlying forces driving human society. These forces, which are the outcome of interacting human desires, will generate their own demand for strategically relevant ideas. Read Rediscovering the Lost Art of Strategic Leadership Read more…

The Hon Andrew Robb MP AO at the ADC China Summit 2013

China occupies a pivotal role in Australia’s international relationships.  While the export of natural resources has come to epitomise the strength of our modern day relationship with China, Australia’s links with China are strong across a range of sectors and symbolised by strong personal and business links.  As one of Read more…

Patrick Chovanec at the ADC China Summit 2013

In the next decade, China will continue to grow stronger and its GDP is forecast to exceed that of America.  This will bring challenges not only for the rest of the world, but also internally, within China. This presentation, by Patrick Chovanec, Managing Director of Silvercreast Asset Management, offered insights Read more…

Dr Martin Jacques at the ADC China Summit 2013

As China grows and matures into a global power and Australia’s number one trading partner, this session took an overview of China and what the phenomenal growth of economic and political power means for both countries and the region. Jacques contends that, unless we understand China in its own terms, we Read more…

Australian Leadership Awards 2013

Each year at the ADC Future Summit we recognise a new generation of outstanding new talent with the Australian Leadership Awards.  The Awards recognise young leaders for their work across a spectrum of Australian life – our economy, culture environment or community – and for their demonstrated vision for Australia’s Read more…

Future Summit

Participants are invited from across all sectors of Australian society. Attendees are established leaders of their organisations or emerging leaders in senior leadership/executive roles. ADC endeavours to achieve significant representation from each sector (community, education, business and government), from across generations, and from a diversity of cultural/ethnic backgrounds Read more…