Kate Carruthers

Kate Carruthers Speaker Public Sector Chief Data Analytics Conference Canberra Australia

Kate Carruthers

Job Title: Chief Data Officer

Company: UNSW Australia

Speaking at the following:

13.30 - 14.05
THINK TANK ONE:  Building a data-driven culture: breaking down silos, consistent data management & improved decision making

Lessons learnt –  building a sustainable data culture within government;  Creating tools and systems that enable data to become non-technical;  Encouraging exploration – enabling staff to manipulate data without fear of harming it;  Identifying non-technical data champions and data hero’s willing to interface with IT systems;  Overcoming people and departmental challenges that erode adoption.

13.35 - 14.10
Building a data-driven culture: breaking down silos, consistent data management & improved decision making

Lessons learnt –  building a sustainable data culture within government;  Creating tools and systems that enable data to become non-technical;  Encouraging exploration – enabling staff to manipulate data without fear of harming it;  Identifying non-technical data champions and data hero’s willing to interface with IT systems;  and overcoming people and departmental challenges that erode adoption.

15.30 - 17.30
Masterclass A:  Data & information governance for the public sector organisation

Going beyond the Government information security management standards;  Developing a strategy to understand, track, and monitor information and data assets;  Setting ownership, governance, and stewardship policies and processes;  and information classification and how it relates to your overall Information Security Management System and Cybersecurity strategy.