Tom Burton

query:data – a national dialogue on innovation and fairness in the digital economy

Many benefits can arise from big data – improved public health, stronger fraud detection, improved efficiencies and processes, relevant advertising, and access to more suitable products. However, emerging issues such as lack of efficacy of privacy policies, an outdated approach to consent and  consumer profiling practices increase the risk of poor consumer outcomes. Read More

SA Seminar: Building trust in the digital world

South Australia's new public sector data sharing legislation opens the way for innovative new services. Building trust in the information and data that drive these services and policy design empowers agencies looking to build these next-generation services and products. Read More

Getting the most from your technology procurement

Technology acquisition — especially when buying as a service through a cloud provider — is still quite immature, and often means the checks that would normally be made for a more visible project or product, are not made. Read More