Stories by Rohan Pearce


Review calls for CIO at Queensland’s electoral commission

There is an “urgent need” for the Electoral Commission of Queensland (ECQ) to invest in technology, including potentially appointing a permanent chief information officer, an independent panel scrutinising the conduct of Queensland’s 2016 local government elections has concluded.

Written by Rohan Pearce15 June 17 13:54

Edith Cowan CIO to take on new Vic education IT role

Edith Cowan’s chief information officer, Elizabeth Wilson, is preparing to depart the university and return to Melbourne to take up the newly created CIO role at Victoria’s Department of Education and Training.

Written by Rohan Pearce13 June 17 11:17

Edith Cowan CIO to depart

Edith Cowan’s chief information officer, Elizabeth Wilson, is set to depart after more than half a decade at the university.

Written by Rohan Pearce09 June 17 11:31

ASX CIO Tim Thurman to return to Canada

Australian Securities Exchange chief information officer Tim Thurman will return to Canada in early 2017, with the ASX confirming it has begun searching for a new CIO.

Written by Rohan Pearce15 Dec. 16 16:13

University of Western Australia revamps top IT role

The University of Western Australia has created a new chief digital and information officer (CDIO) position to replace its existing CIO role as part of a broader restructure process at UWA.

Written by Rohan Pearce07 Dec. 16 08:30

Aurora Energy CIO leaves after six months in role

The chief information officer of Aurora Energy quit the company earlier this month, a spokesperson for the electricity retailer has confirmed to Computerworld Australia.

Written by Rohan Pearce15 Nov. 16 07:30

New Defence ICT strategy outlines $20b, 10-year investment

The Department of Defence has released an updated ICT strategy intended to help it implement the ‘One Defence’ reform program and the priorities outlined in the 2016 Defence White Paper.

Written by Rohan Pearce08 Nov. 16 10:07

AMA CIO returns to Ireland

The Australian Medical Association’s chief information officer, Colin O'Sullivan, will depart the organisation next month.

Written by Rohan Pearce11 Oct. 16 11:02

Horror tech run continues for NAB

NAB has suffered its third round of service outages in the space of a week, with the bank suffering problems with its Internet banking platform and payment processing.

Written by Rohan Pearce11 Oct. 16 11:32