Stories by George Nott

Dollar lands at SA Human Services

​Departing chief information officer of the Northern Territory’s Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR), Rowan Dollar, has been appointed CIO of South Australia’s Department of Human Services (DHS).

Written by George Nott17 Jan. 19 13:28

Long-serving ACCC CIO Walkden to depart

​Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) chief information officer Adrian Walkden is departing after close to eight years, and retiring from the Australian Public Service.

Written by George Nott16 Jan. 19 08:30

Does your company need an AI ethics committee?

​Consumer faith in businesses in most markets worldwide is wallowing in “stagnant distrust” – according to the Edelman Trust Barometer – and Australia is no exception.

Written by George Nott14 Jan. 19 16:06

Government launches digital economy strategy

Digital skills, digital services, infrastructure, access to quality data and an ‘enabling environment’ are the federal government’s key areas of focus.

Written by George Nott19 Dec. 18 16:07

Seeing Machines looking for first CIO

​Driver fatigue and attention monitoring firm Seeing Machines is seeking its first chief information officer.

Written by George Nott19 Dec. 18 12:47

Australian robotics champion joins CSIRO’s Data61

CSIRO’s Data61 has appointed Dr Sue Keay to lead its Cyber Physical Systems program, which is focused on the “connection of digital devices to the physical environment”.

Written by George Nott18 Dec. 18 12:25

Businesses sign up to Global Talent Scheme pilot

​Five organisations have signed up to the government’s pilot Global Talent Scheme (GTS) program, launched in July in a bid to make it easier for big business and tech start-ups to hire overseas talent for highly skilled roles.

Written by George Nott18 Dec. 18 10:22

Microsoft joins RegTech Association

The industry body for the burgeoning regulation technology sector – the RegTech Association (RTA) – has announced the addition of Microsoft to its membership ranks.

Written by George Nott17 Dec. 18 10:01