Members Login
Login here
Contact us via email.
Email here

John Roskam shares his views

Why are businesses doing it so hard & what shall we do about it?

Doing business in Australia is getting harder, companies are facing the energy prices rise; complex and unpredictable IR framework; red tape and bureaucracy; high taxes (payroll, company and income tax).

Hear prominent businessman, John Roskam, give his perspective and have the opportunity to discuss the business environment and challenges in this informal gathering.

The format allows for a brief presentation, lots of opportunity for discussion and the chance to network over a light beverage and canapes. 


About John

John Roskam has been the Executive Director of the free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs since 2004. Before joining the IPA he taught political theory at the University of Melbourne. He was previously the Executive Director of The Menzies Research Centre in Canberra, has been a senior adviser and chief of staff to federal and state education minister, and was the manager of government and corporate affairs for a global mining company.

His publications include Australia's Education Choices (with Professor Brian Caldwell), 'Terrorism and Poverty' in Blaming Ourselves, 'Liberalism and Social Welfare' in Liberalism and the Australian Federation, and 'The Liberal Party and the Great Split' in The Split Fifty Years Later.

His fortnightly column appears in The Australian Financial Review. He is a member of the Editorial Board of The Australian Journal of Public Administration, and Connor Court Publishing, and the Advisory Board of The Centre for Advanced Journalism at the University of Melbourne. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Public Administration, Australia in Victoria, and is an Honorary Fellow of Campion College.

Book now >>>



< Back to Upcoming Events