Day 1

02/05/2017

As part of Corinium’s Global Series the Chief Data & Analytics Officer Public Sector is a highly interactive event that provides a platform for senior APS leaders to assess the most critical challenges and opportunities in data, analytics and digital transformation.

To be part of the 2017 event, please contact Charlene Cassie of 0476 276 176 or email.

9.15- 9.40

Opening international keynote:  The UK’s Community Insight tool – how housing organisations are tailoring services based on data

Extracting community insight through technology;  Using the latest data available to provide instantly accessible information for faster and more efficient decision making; and working smarter not harder – reducing the burden on staff to extract data.

Speaking

9.40- 10.05

Case study:  The Department of Immigration and Border Protection’s focus on data as a strategic asset and prospective data analytics reforms

Overview of the Department’s business and future challenges;  Data as a strategic asset – its importance to border management;  and analytic reforms – exploitation of data to achieve operational affect.

Speaking
Jeff Carige
Assistant Secretary, Intelligence Development Branch - Department of Immigration & Border Protection

10.05- 10.30

Presentation: The frontiers of applied data & analytics – best practice and case studies

Sharing best practice data and analytics examples from Australia and around the globe

Speaking

10.30- 10.55

Case study: The ABS “big data” directions project – clearing the path towards greater efficiency & data integrity

Big data for statistical vs. commercial use – how to augment consumer experiences;  Joining forces to get the most out of data –  building strategic collaborations with universities, research organisations, enterprise and agencies;  and exploiting the latest technologies – semantic web technologies, scalable distributed processing and data visualisation tools.

Speaking
Ric Clarke
Director, Emerging Data & Methods - Australian Bureau of Statistics

11.25- 11.50

Presentation: Analytics – the 3rd wave

From Operations Research in the 70s to Data Mining in the 90s to Big Data Analytics in the Teens, what are the constants, what are the trends and why is it different this time. After spending decades building large expensive data and reporting infrastructures what do organizations need to do to unleash the value from… Read more.

Speaking
Kerrin Paterson
Engagement Manager - MIP

11.50- 12.15

Open data as a strategic asset for government to extract powerful insights and deliver better services to citizens

The relationship between Open Government and good governance;  Open Data enablers – building trust and unlocking the strategic asset;  Redefining service delivery – looking at case studies from NSW and overseas that demonstrate the breadth of ways in which Open Data has been used to improve services

Speaking

12.15- 12.50

Panel Discussion: The Chief Data & Analytics Officer role in Government: Data Champions and their role in driving the data analytics agenda

Key data and analytics challenges facing the role in the APS in contrast to the private sector;  How the CDAO role is key in driving the WofG data innovation agenda;  Bridging the gap between policy, data & technology;  The importance of having champions within government in supporting the adoption of data analytics in social organisations.

Speaking
Jeff Carige
Assistant Secretary, Intelligence Development Branch - Department of Immigration & Border Protection
Dr Tania Churchill
Senior Data Scientist - AUSTRAC

12:50- 13:15

Increasing collaboration to drive data and analytics innovation

Building transformative relationships:  whole of government and public private partnerships;  Collaboratively align the goals across government and break down silos;  and introducing the toolset needed to build a ‘social solution,’ sharing valuable information and knowhow.

Speaking
Dr Tania Churchill
Senior Data Scientist - AUSTRAC

TRACK A – BIG DATA & OPEN DATA

14.15- 14.55

How to make data open and accessible to enable better decision making and increase transparency in government

Adopting a commercial model to break down silos and open data;  Delivering transparency, social and economic value and participatory governance;  and how dynamic data can maximise the benefits of open data initiatives.

Richard Mackey Speaker Public Sector Chief Data Analytics Conference Canberra Australia
Richard Mackey
Director, Strategic Research, Strategy Branch, Strategic Policy & Planning Division - Department of Immigration & Border Protection
Bradly Mann Speaker Public Sector Chief Data Analytics Conference Canberra Australia
Bradley Man
Assistant Director - Customer Data Quality - IP Australia

14.55- 15.35

The most innovative analytical and reporting strategies to extract real value from big data

Responding to bespoke and ad hoc analysis challenges;  How to keep up with the exponentially growing volumes of data; and enhancing reporting systems and addressing legacy reporting systems.


TRACK B – SMART DATA, SMART CITIES AND DATA MANAGEMENT

14.15- 14.55

The city as platform: policies and practices for advancing smart cities

Smart cities and sustainability – key drivers and enablers;  Mapping the smart cities frontrunners and using analytics and analytics to make smarter and more informed strategic decisions.  

14.55- 15.35

Driving your data management strategy & building solid internal capability

Building the  internal capability to enable effective sharing of data;  How data management fits within your open data policy;  Identifying roles, responsibilities and processes;  and why data managers have all disappeared and the reason they’re making a comeback.

16.05- 16.30

The digital government – a revolutionary challenge for the Mandarins?

How data analytics (aka data science) & quantitative methodologies are critical to improving policy, service deliver, performance and compliance;  Enabling government agencies to thrive given the combined agendas of e-government; e-commerce; e-service; data sharing and big data; and Australia’s financial, economic and geo-political circumstances;  Taking it a step further:  Having APS managers who understand the… Read more.

Speaking
Richard Mackey
Director, Strategic Research, Strategy Branch, Strategic Policy & Planning Division - Department of Immigration & Border Protection

16.40- 17.40

Networking drinks