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  • How emotional intelligence is changing the face of engineering

    To spearhead the advent of driverless cars, Holden recently announced it would invest $120 million annually in Australian engineering and design. This staggering commitment includes expanding the company’s workforce by 150 engineers in Melbourne alone.

    Written by Kerry Halupka23 Oct. 18 12:50
  • Paul Keen moves to Qantas

    Former Airtasker CTO Paul Keen is the new head of software engineering at Qantas. Keen, who left the gig economy player last month, is reporting to Qantas chief technology, Rob James who joined the airline last May.

    Written by Byron Connolly26 June 18 13:50
  • Jamila Gordon leaves GetSwift

    GetSwift’s global chief information officer Jamila Gordon has moved on after less than 12 months in the role. The former Qantas CIO joined the ASX-listed logistics software outfit in February this year.

    Written by Byron Connolly14 Dec. 17 16:30
  • Qantas pilots get flight data app

    A new flight data application is providing Qantas pilots with data to help them fly more efficiently and help reduce carbon emissions.

    Written by Byron Connolly08 Sept. 17 10:14
  • EXCLUSIVE: Rob James new Qantas CTO

    William Hill’s IT boss Rob James has quit his post and will join Qantas as the airline’s new chief technology officer in early August.

    Written by Byron Connolly31 May 17 11:17
  • API push paying off for Australian businesses

    The adoption of APIs in Australia continues at pace with half of businesses having an API strategy already in place, according to a survey. Another third (32 per cent) will implement one this year.

    Written by George Nott28 March 17 12:08
  • Do you wish your boss was more...dead?

    Research finds that Apple’s former boss was the second most popular choice of CEO to serve under, after Virgin Group founder Richard Branson.

    Written by George Nott22 March 17 10:53
  • Qantas start-up accelerator takes off

    ​In its first scheduled flight in 1922, Qantas aircraft, an Avro 504K, never got off the ground. The company is hoping for more success with its start-up programme of the same name which launches today.

    Written by George Nott20 March 17 10:14
  • Qantas CTO quits

    ​Qantas' chief technology officer, Chris Taylor has quit. He had been in the role since January 2014.

    Written by Byron Connolly13 Feb. 17 15:03