2020 Program



Sara James / Summit Emcee
Helen Steel
/ CEO, Shared Value Project


Special Address

Treasurer of Australia The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP


Keynote | New Power vs Old Power in a COVID-19 World

Jeremy Heimans / Co-author, New Power


In Conversation | Has 2020 Killed Purpose?

Rebecca Henderson / Harvard Business School Professor

Alan Murray / President & CEO, Fortune 
Helen Steel / CEO, Shared Value Project (Moderator) 


Morning Tea Break


Panel | Agility is the New Stability

Rosalie Wilkie / Partner, Social Impact, PwC Australia (Moderator) 

Erin Byrne / Senior Director, Corporate Sustainability & Social Impact, Novo Nordisk

Ramana James / Executive General Manager, Safer Communities, IAG
Mark Kramer
 / Co-author, Creating Shared Value 


Lunch Break


Special Presentation | An Urgent Opportunity

Damon Gameau / Director, 2040 film


Simulation | COVID-19 and Climate Action 

Is the slim hope of achieving net-zero carbon by 2050 gone or is there opportunity in crisis?

The Sapien COVID-19 Leadership Simulation challenges players to look beyond the horizon of the first pandemic wave and manage the impact of climate change as a second order effect. 

Darren Keegan / Sapien, Gamemaster 


Panel | Climate Change: An Economic Reset 

Gillian Sparkes / Victorian Commissioner for Environmental Sustainability (Moderator) 
David Gall
/ Group Executive, Corporate & Institutional Banking, NAB

Veena Sahajwalla / UNSW & Director, NSW Circular

Martijn Wilder AM / Founding Partner, Pollination 


Panel | The Future is Shared Value 

Peter Yates AM / Chair, Shared Value Project (Moderator)
Allan Fels AO / Economist, Former Chairman, ACCC
Margo Lydon
/ CEO, SuperFriend

Damien Mu / CEO, AIA Australia and New Zealand


Summit Closing

Sara James / Summit Emcee
Helen Steel /
CEO, Shared Value Project

Peter Yates AM / Chair, Shared Value Project