7th Annual FST Government Western Australia Summit

9 May 2023

The Westin Perth

As a state with immense cultural complexity, it comes as no surprise that WA has its priorities set on increasing digital inclusivity, accessibility and transparency in order to connect its many communities.

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As a state with immense cultural complexity, it comes as no surprise that WA has its priorities set on increasing digital inclusivity, accessibility and transparency in order to connect its many communities.

We’ll examine this approach and much more at FST Government’s seventh annual Western Australia conference in 2023. We welcome esteemed technology and digital innovation thought leaders from the public sector to discuss trends that are shaping the future of digital government.

Join us where we’ll explore:

  • Digital inclusivity and the social impacts of technological enhancement
  • How important digital accessibility is across people, businesses and communities
  • Whole-of-government digital transformation
  • Data governance and adaptive cybersecurity with the onset of open data
  • Omnichannel services and platforms powered by digital innovation
  • The influences of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) amid the new face of augmented, predicted government
Event Information
9 May 2023 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Embedding Citizen-First Approaches in IT Strategy to Supercharge Service Delivery and Drive Engagement

  • Whole of Government Roadmaps and Strategies: How can departments, agencies and organisations leverage whole of government strategies and capabilities for their projects and plans?
  • How is the WA Government evolving and adapting to meet the changing needs and demands of citizens, employees and businesses?
  • Implementation, collaboration and transformation priorities: What are the key factors departments and organisations need to consider when developing statewide projects, plans and programs? (Such as the ServiceWA App)
  • Capabilities and Government Skills: How can the WA government attract more skilled employees to join the public sector and what can departments do to improve current workforce capabilities?

Optimising Information Management for Improved Data Security, Government Collaboration and Citizen Experience

  • Data Security: the WA government is working on privacy and data sharing legislation for 2023, but what can departments do to keep citizens data safe?
  • Data Sharing and Collaboration: With interdepartmental collaboration on the rise across the WA government, what can departments and agencies do to effectively share, utilise and protect data?
  • Developments around information and records management: The State Records act is over 22 years old, how can the government amend and upgrade their information management processes and systems to suit current threats and risks?
  • Business Improvement and Recruitment: How are departments leveraging data for business improvement processes and systems? How does data fuel more skilled employment in the public sector?

Strengthening ​WA’s Cybersecurity Capabilities and Building Resilience Against Evolving Threats

  • Proactive Security Protocols: How can the government move from a reactive to a proactive cyber security system?
  • Information and Privacy Protection: The WA Government has introduced cyber security standards and frameworks, what can agencies and departments do to improve their systems, meet security compliances and protect citizens information? With programs like Service WA, how does the WA government ensure citizens identity and information is safe?
  • Diverse Customer Experience: WA is geographically the biggest state in Australia, how do departments ensure information security across different end users, environments and experiences?
  • Cyber capability and skills: How do organisations encourage skills and talent development across security roles and the public sector?
For sponsorship enquiries:
Damien Yong
Senior Sponsorship Sales Manager
T: +61 2 8484 0927
To participate as a speaker:
Jasmine Haw Alverez
Conference Producer
T: +61 2 8484 0918
For event and marketing enquiries:
Vidya Gopinath
Head of Operations
T: +61 2 8484 0916

Delegate attendance is reserved for Government Officials ONLY (includes local, state, federal government, utilities and university employees).

For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact sales@fst.net.au or +61 2 8484 0918.

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By agreeing to the Terms and Conditions for complimentary VIP Registration, you acknowledge that to qualify for that complimentary VIP pass the delegate needs to be currently employed by a public sector organisation.

Should you be unable to attend on the day of the conference, a ‘like-for-like’ substitute is welcome to attend in your stead at no extra charge, provided we are informed of the change up to 14 days prior to the conference. Any cancellations made within 14 days of the conference, with no relevant substitute provided, will incur a $150+ GST non-attendance fee. This fee will be used to cover delegate material costs and catering costs incurred by FST Media on submission of delegate numbers to the conference venue.

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