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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 14 February 2024
Cloud security software provider, Lacework, announced its platform has achieved the Infosec Registered Assessors Program (IRAP) certification in Australia.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 14 February 2024
The ANAO has handed down the results of its third audit into the DFAT's handling of passport services in the 12 months from June 2022.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 14 February 2024
In the wake of the Government releasing its interim response to the Safe and Responsible AI in Australia consultation, Minister for Industry and Science Ed Husic announced an Artificial Intelligence Expert Group had been established.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 14 February 2024
Australia has come in fifth spot on the 2023 OECD Digital Government Index, its first appearance on the index alongside 38 other participating nations.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 14 February 2024
The Queensland Government has announced an $8 million investment to review its current Transport Registration and Integrated Licensing System, after the 31-year-old structure suffered several technical failures in the past 12 months.
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  • Yasmine Masi
  • 14 February 2024
The use of artificial intelligence (AI) in the public health system and in simplifying development application (DA) processes has become the centre of a new taskforce established by NSW Health and an industry proposal call-out from the NSW Department of Planning, Housing and Infrastructure (DPHI).
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  • Oksana Patron
  • 13 December 2023
The occupations with the highest level of skill-sets are more likely to be affected by generative AI systems.
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  • Chris Buxton
  • 13 December 2023
New Zealand's new coalition government has indicated it will stop work on the Industry Transformation Plans (ITP).
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  • Oksana Patron
  • 13 December 2023
Australia will need to effectively turn AI research into commercial opportunities to strengthen its position in the AI field globally.
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  • Oksana Patron
  • 13 December 2023
AUSTRAC has identified digital currency exchanges and payment platforms as two of the sectors that will attract more regulatory scrutiny.
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  • Oksana Patron
  • 13 December 2023
The Federal Government will invest $170.2m to boost digital connectivity for more than one hundred regional communities.
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  • Oksana Patron
  • 13 December 2023
Minister for Industry and Science, Ed Husic, has launched a $17 million program aimed to support Australian businesses who want to integrate AI safely into their practices.
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  • Oksana Patron
  • 29 November 2023
The continued expansion of digital platforms into emerging technologies will require the critical need for regulatory reform, according to the ACCC.
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  • Oksana Patron
  • 29 November 2023
The Government has announced a review into telecommunications industry following Optus outage, with a specific focus on emergency calls.
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  • Oksana Patron
  • 29 November 2023
The Australian Govt has unveiled the 2023-2030 Cyber Security Strategy, with an overall priority to “make Australia a world leader in cyber.
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