Public hearing - Canberra, Friday 18 September 2009

Inquiry into the GROCERYchoice Website

Public hearing - Canberra, Friday 18 September 2009

Committee Room 1S4
Parliament House


8.00 – 9.00am

Department of the Treasury (no sub)
Mr David Martine, A/g Executive Director, Markets Group
Dr Steven Kennedy, General Manager, Competition and Consumer Division
Mr James Chisholm, Manager, Competition Policy Framework Unit
Mr Andrew Deitz, Senior Adviser, Competition Policy Framework Unit
Department of Finance and Deregulation (no sub)
Mr Geoff Painton, Branch Manager, Central Agencies, Government and Defence Division, Budget Group

9:00 – 10.00am

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (no sub)
Mr Brian Cassidy, Chief Executive Officer
Mr Adrian Brocklehurst, Chief Financial Officer
Mr Anthony Wing, General Manager, Transport and General Prices Oversight Branch

10.00 – 10.05am


10:05 – 11:20am

CHOICE (Submission No. 6)
Mr Nick Stace, Chief Executive Officer
Mr Gordon Renouf, Director, Policy and Campaigns

11.20 – 12.15pm

National Association of Retail Grocers of Australia (NARGA) (Submission No. 2)
Mr John Cummings, Chairman
Mr Ken Henrick, Chief Executive Officer



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Canberra ACT 2600

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