The NZ Government is hiring a CTO and setting up an advisory group to help meet its digital goals, which include making ICT the second-highest GDP contributor.
Angus Taylor says Australia can become one of the world's top three digital governments by 2025, but it must learn from best practice overseas.
A research project will tap into social media to understand citizens' needs in Sydney and Brisbane as city planners work towards the smart city revolution.
Australia's first Smart Cities Week conference will be held in Sydney in October 2018.
The Digital Transformation Agency is inviting feedback on a proposed revamp of the government's ICT procurement panel policy
The Municipal Association of Victoria has launched a new website to provide information and resources for the community.
The Digital Transformation Agency has selected the next seven APS Data Fellows to be embedded at the CSIRO's Data61 data innovation group.
NSW Government data scientists are using Microsoft's Azure to build a machine learning neural network that can analyse government spending.
The first eight of Queensland's digitally upgraded hospitals are improving patient outcomes, with plans to deploy 27 across the state by 2020.
Finland's Espoo has overtaken last year's winner Melbourne to claim the title of ICF 2018 Intelligent Community of the Year.
Moreton Bay Regional Council has awarded a tender for deployment of a smart lighting system at its planned university campus and The Mill innovation precinct.
A forum on the future of Latin American cities has called for action on developing AI and IoT solutions for the public good.
The City of Prospect is leveraging its digital advantages to improve operations, service delivery and the vitality and prosperity of the community.
A think tank has urged the UK government to use digital technology to usher in a new age of bottom-up citizen democracy.
Once a heavy industry town, Newcastle has been reinvented as a modern city with smart ideas for the future.