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Procurement, participation and panels: Commonwealth ICT investment is set for a shake-up

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Procurement, participation and panels: Commonwealth ICT investment is set for a shake-up

The ICT Procurement Taskforce's report has been released, along with the Government's response to the report, and policy announcements driven by it.

24 August 2017

Tech companies to support law enforcement in proposed legal reforms

The Australian Government has announced plans to introduce new legislation to force global tech companies to unlock and provide encrypted information to authorities for law enforcement purposes.

09 August 2017

10 things you need to know about Ethereum

Part of KWM's digital fundamentals series, discover the what, how and why of Ethereum.

07 August 2017
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"Know Your Token": A guide to participating in token sales

Token sales are rapidly gaining momentum as the darling of capital raising in the digital economy.

31 July 2017

The regulatory road for driverless cars in Australia

The National Transport Commission has released a discussion paper outlining four regulatory options to govern the safety of driverless cars and other autonomous vehicles in Australia.

13 July 2017

10 things you need to know about Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)

The who, the what and the why of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)

03 July 2017
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New automated vehicle trial guidelines: Getting Australia ready for the driverless car

Companies will need to refer to jointly developed Guidelines by AustRoads and the National Transport Commission when applying for permits and exemptions.

05 June 2017

Australia's New Energy Future: Data availability and sharing is rapidly approaching

The Productivity Commission’s Final Report on Data Availability and Use recommends Australia adopt a risk-based, scalable approach to data sharing. What are the implications for the energy &...

22 May 2017

The changing face of data availability and use: 3 key factors to consider in the tech sector

The Productivity Commission's final report into Data Availability and Use will present both risks and opportunities for the technology sector if adopted by the Australian Government.

22 May 2017

Financial institutions – a growing industry with big data obligations to match

The Productivity Commission's final report on Data Availability and Use recommends the introduction of a “Comprehensive Right”, providing a a joint right to view, transfer and correct data.

22 May 2017

The sum of opportunities: Productivity Commission report calls for a new ‘data age’ for the public sector

Final report into Data Availability and Use highlights that lack of trust is ‘choking the use and value’ of Australian data for governments, industry and consumers.

22 May 2017

Productivity Commission report signals a radical shift in health data treatment

Productivity Commission's final report into Data Availability and Use uses the health sector as an example to illustrate structural barriers and distrust about data use.

22 May 2017