Councils embrace technology transformation

22 August, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Many local councils across Australia are planning for (or have commenced) a technology transformation program but are facing a series of roadblocks, according to KPMG.

SA high-speed internet rollout reaches 100,000 students

21 August, 2019

Over 100,000 students can now access fast, reliable internet at school under the SA Government's $80 million fibre-optic network rollout.

UK plans email sorting system for public service

21 August, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The UK Cabinet Office plans to develop a prototype email sorting system to ensure important emails to public servants don't get lost in the deluge.

Turning the technology big wheels

21 August, 2019 by Greg Hallam, CEO, LGAQ | Supplied by: Local Government Association of Queensland

Seeking out and applying innovation to make life better for councils is in the LGAQ's DNA, says the Association's Greg Hallam.

Open source's promise for local governments

20 August, 2019 by Sam Hunt, VP APAC, GitHub | Supplied by: GitHub

Open source can help local governments take citizen experience to the next level, and create more efficiencies.

DTA, APSC announce Digital Career Pathways program

19 August, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Digital Transformation Agency and Australian Public Service Commission are conducting a program aimed at helping APS employees pursue new digital careers.

Demystifying government procurement for start-ups

14 August, 2019 by Kate Cornick, CEO, LaunchVic

Public sector procurement traditionally relies on buying from larger, established companies. Can we remove the middle ground and work directly with start-ups?

UK digital platform to connect public sector leaders

14 August, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The UK government's National Leadership Centre is seeking suppliers for an online platform that will be used to connect the nation's top public sector leaders.

DTA launches RFP for GovDesk project

14 August, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The Digital Transformation Agency has revived a five-year project to build a unified cloud-based email and desktop environment named GovDesk.

NSW Government to convene AI summit

13 August, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

The inaugural AI Thought Leaders' Summit will be held at NSW Parliament House in November, where AI, ethics, service delivery and policy will be debated.

Latest innovations on show at CEBIT 2019

08 August, 2019 | Supplied by: Hannover Fairs Australia

The nation's most influential leaders in technology and innovation will be part of the line-up for CEBIT Australia, 29–31 October 2019.

Mobile tool for parliamentarians wins award

06 August, 2019

A website developed for the Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority to educate staff on spending rules has won an IPAA Innovation Award.

National Data Advisory Council holds second meeting

05 August, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The second meeting focused on the consultation covering the development of the data sharing and release framework.

DTA seeks applicants for Data Fellowship program

05 August, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

During their fellowship, participants will design prototypes that improve or redesign their agency's approach to real-life programs.

UK's ICO selects participants for Sandbox beta

02 August, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

The UK's Information Commissioner's Office aims to address the balance between innovation and data protection with its new Sandbox initiative.

  • All content Copyright © 2019 Westwick-Farrow Pty Ltd