Registration desk is located on level 4 in the Clarendon Foyer.


Welcome Address  

Presented by Mike Taylor, Managing Editor/Editorial Director, FE Money Management , Super Review


Opening Keynote 

The Morrison Government’s superannuation agenda beyond 2019.

Newly-elected Liberal Senator and former Financial Services Council policy director, Andrew Bragg outlines what he believes will be the superannuation priorities for the Morrison Government over the next three years.


shape of Industry panel

Looking at the current impacts of Government policy on superannuation funds – insurance inside superannuation, the APRA outcomes test and the possibility of further fund mergers.

Andrew Boal, CEO, Rice Warner

Russell Mason, Partner, Consulting, Deloitte

Adam Gee, Head of Strategy, GROW Super                                                               

Morning tea


policy analysis keynote

In a post-Royal Commission, post-election world is Australia still on track to deliver a world-beating superannuation system.

Dr Don Russell, Former Chief of Staff to Prime Minister Paul Keating



Investment insight

Discussion: What are the fundamentals that drive consistent superannuation investment performance?

Presented by Mike Taylor, Managing Editor/Editorial Director, FE Money Management , Super Review

Economic Overview

Key superannuation industry economists give their views

Alex Joiner, Chief Economist, IFM

Stephen Anthony, Chief Economist, Industry Super Australia


Networking Lunch  


Group insurance panel

The major group insurers and superannuation funds have rarely faced a greater challenge that implementation of the Government’s protecting your super legislation.

Damien Mu, CEO, AIA Australia

David Hackett, CEO, MLC Insurance

Christopher Powell, Managing Director and CEO, Integrity Life



CEO panel

What are the major challenges currently confronting superannuation funds and how are they being addressed?

Laura Wright, CEO, NGS Super

Jeff Ferdinands, Senior Vice President and Country Head AUS/NZ, Tech Mahindra

Paul Cahill, CEO, NESS Super

Paul Schroder, Group Executive, Product Brand & Reputation, AustralianSuper


Custody panel


The priorities confronting superannuation funds are changing and they are looking to all service providers to help them handle that change. Few superannuation service providers boast better technology and systems than the custodians so what can they deliver in this new environment?

Kathy Taylor-Hofmann, Head of Business Solutions, GBST

Belinda Nicholas, Head of Relationship Management, BNP Paribus

Bryan William Gray, Managing Director, J.P. Morgan Australia/New Zealand

Afternoon tea



Industry leaders panel

The chief executives of the key superannuation groups give their views on the state of the industry, the direction of policy and the challenges confronting their members.

Eva Scheerlinck, CEO, AIST

Dr Martin Fahy, CEO of the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia

Sally Loane, CEO of the Financial Services Council

Closing remarks  

Presented by Mike Taylor, Managing Editor/Editorial Director, FE Money Management, Super Review


Networking drinks


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* To ensure the most relevant conference agenda, sessions are subject to change.