CEDA – the Committee for Economic Development of Australia – is an independent, membership-based think tank. CEDA’s purpose is to improve the lives of Australians by enabling a dynamic economy and vibrant society. They do this through independent research and frank debate, influencing policy and collaborating to disrupt for good. Formed in 1960, today they have more than 620 members from a broad cross-section of industry, government, community and academia. CEDA members span every state and territory. Its funding comes from membership fees, events, research grants and sponsorship.