Government & Public Sector Speakers

Pete Williams, Former Head of Enterprise, Analytics, Marks and Spencer (UK)

Aidan Tudehope, Managing Director, Macquarie Government; Founder, Macquarie Telecom

Karin Geraghty, Chief ICT and Digital Strategist, Department of Premier and Cabinet South Australia

Gavin Slater, Chief Executive Officer, Digital Transformation Agency

Peter Alexander, Chief Digital Officer, Digital Transformation Agency

Joe Franzi, First Assistant Secretary, Intelligence & Capability Group, Identity & Biometrics Division, Department of Immigration & Border Protection

Gemma Van Halderen, First Assistant Secretary, Data Availability and Use Taskforce, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet

Stephen Planincic, General Manager, Programme Delivery, Department of Human Services

Venetia Blackman, a/g Assistant Commissioner, Digital Strategy and Design, Australian Taxation Office

Duncan Mcintyre, Assistant Secretary, Data & Digital Branch, Policy, Innovation & Projects Division, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet

Pete Evans-Greenwood, Fellow, Centre for the Edge, Deloitte

Mark Sawade, CIO, Department of Education, and Training

Katherine Squire, General Manager, Application Development & DevOps, ASX

Claudia Lajeunesse, Head of Digital iD™, Australia Post

Marianne Cologon, Director of Security & Privacy Outreach, Australian Digital Health Agency

Mel Taylor, Director of Reporting and Analytics, Data Exchange Program, Department of Social Services

Jon Cumming, Chief Digital Officer, ACT Government

Dr Lesley Seebeck, Chief Investment and Advisory Officer, Digital Transformation Agency

Bill Simpson-Young, Director, Engineering and Design, Data61

Anne Lyons, Assistant Director-General of Information and Technology and Chief Information Officer, National Archives of Australia

Gary Pettigrove, Director, Surf IT Consultants; former Chief Information Officer, Australian National Audit Office (ANAO)

Mark Adams, Senior Executive Leader – Strategic Intelligence, ASIC

Nick Addison, Chief Technology Officer, AgriDigital

Dr Carina Kemp, Director of Scientific Data, Geoscience Australia

Peter Spicer, Chief Technology Officer, SIRCA

Ric Clarke, Director, Emerging Data and Methods, Australian Bureau of Statistics

Vanessa Roarty, Digital Capability Lead, Digital Transformation Agency

Dr Kyusik Kim, Director, Cognitive Futures, IP Australia

Thomas Buckland, Assistant Director, Digital Content Strategy, Department of Agriculture and Water Resources

Kevin Keith, Director, GovHack

Suzanne Roche, GM Policy and Government, Relations, Australian Information Industry Association

Dr Ben Evans, Director, Research, Engagement & Initiatives, National Computational Infrastructure, ANU

Kevin Noonan, Chief Analyst, and Practice Leader for Public Sector, Ovum

Matthew Kates, Country Manager, Australia and New Zealand, Zerto

Brook Dixon, Vice President, Australian Smart Communities Association

Lisa Schutz, Director, The RegTech Association

Candace Barron, Director, Dispute Resolution Unit, Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner

Varant Meguerditchian, General Manager Stakeholder Engagement, Standards Australia

Dorte Ekelund, Principal Advisor – Smart Cities, SMEC

Mike Bareja, Program Manager, The Australian Cyber Security Growth Network

Al Blake, Chief Technology Officer, ACT Government

Louise Macleod, Senior Assistant Ombudsman, The Office of the Commonwealth Ombudsman

Niki Ariyasinghe, Director, Partnerships, R3CEV

Christian Wood, Program Director – Strategic, Digital Porjects, Transport for NSW

Nathaniel Maras, Director, Innovation Hub, AUSTRAC

Rachel Wheeler, Executive Director, Customer Experience, Transport for NSW

Ellen Derrick, Federal Government Lead Partner, Deloitte

Ian Goddard, CEO and Founder, Yarris

Dan Newman, Partner, Consulting, Deloitte

Lakshmi West, Director, Service Improvement, Australian National University

Nathan Spataro, Chief Executive Officer, SecureVote

Amanda Snashall, Director, Digital Transformation, ANU

Helena Hamilton, Partner, Deloitte

Peter Elias, Project Director, NSW Digital Contracts and Bonds Management Scheme, Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner

James Nunn-Price, Asia-Pacific Cyber Risk Services Leader, Deloitte

David Hazlehurst, A/g Deputy Secretary, Department of Industry, Innovation & Science

Jon Hammersley, Director for the Public Sector for Financial Solutions, Oracle

Katrina Donaghy, Business Development Lead and Co-Founder, Civic Ledger

Lee Croft, Account Director, Macquarie Government

Michael Law, Chief Information Officer, Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions

Peter Jones, Account Director, Macquarie Government

Peter Elford, Director, Government Relations and eResearch AARNet; RDA ACT Committee member

Rob Gravestocks, Project Manager, Articulous