Special Event | Connecting Australian and Indonesian Business


"Connecting Australian and Indonesian Business" is a signature program that will examine the opportunities and challenges for organisations undertaking business between Australia and Indonesia. A partnership between Telstra and Asia Society Australia, the event will also celebrate a milestone in the bilateral relationship - the launch of telkomtelstra – an award-winning joint venture between PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia, Indonesia’s largest telecommunications player, and Australia’s leading media and information services provider, Telstra.  The event will take place in one of Australia’s most innovative and inspiring venues - Telstra Customer Insight Centre in Sydney.

A high-level expert panel will share perspectives and unique insights on business challenges, drivers and opportunities in Indonesia.

5.15 pm to 5.30 pm - Registration
5.30 pm to 7.00 pm - Panel discussion
7.00 pm – 8.00 pm - Cocktail reception

This event is open to members of Asia Society Australia and invited guests only. RSVP is essential. Spaces are strictly limited.

RSVP to programaustralia@asiasociety.org.


Bruce Gosper, Chief Executive Officer, Austrade

Allaster Cox, First Assistant Secretary, South-East Asia Maritime Division, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Brendon Riley, Group Executive, Global Enterprise and Services, Telstra

The Hon Warwick Smith AM, Chairman, Asia Society Australia and Global Trustee, Asia Society

Phill Sporton, President Director, telkomtelstra

Josette Sheeran, President and Chief Executive Officer, Asia Society (via video message)

“Connecting Australia and Indonesia Business” forms a part of our current programming focus on the Australia - Indonesia relationship. By bringing policy, business and social perspectives on Australia-Indonesia relations, we seek to generate a “contest of ideas” on if and how Australia and Indonesia can build a shared future in the Asia-Pacific neighbourhood. 

Connecting Australian and Indonesian Business is proudly supported by:



Event Details

Mon 25 May 2015
5:30 - 8 p.m.

Telstra Customer Insight Centre (CIC) 400 George Street Sydney

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